The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within SolarWinds.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 184 175 188
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 8 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.19% 0.054% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.44% 0.12% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 5
Average salary £38,500 £44,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.48% +36.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,450 £44,100 £30,989
10% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £44,900 £40,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
SolarWinds
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1825 1626 1960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.55% 43.76% 45.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1551 1394 1735
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the Manchester region.

SolarWinds Salary Trend in Manchester

SolarWinds
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SolarWinds Salary Histogram in Manchester

SolarWinds
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wigan - 1 £37,500 -
SolarWinds
North West

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing SolarWinds also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SolarWinds.

1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 9 (69.23%) Linux
3 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) Nagios
4 6 (46.15%) DNS
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
5 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (38.46%) Juniper
5 5 (38.46%) VMware
5 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (30.77%) LAN
6 4 (30.77%) VoIP
6 4 (30.77%) WAN
6 4 (30.77%) VPN
6 4 (30.77%) CCNP
6 4 (30.77%) EMC
6 4 (30.77%) SAN
6 4 (30.77%) MPLS
6 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
6 4 (30.77%) Fortinet
6 4 (30.77%) Cacti
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (23.08%) IIS
7 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
7 3 (23.08%) DHCP
7 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
7 3 (23.08%) HP
7 3 (23.08%) Citrix

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing SolarWinds also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SolarWinds. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) IIS
1 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
1 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) DNS
2 4 (30.77%) SAN
2 4 (30.77%) MPLS
2 4 (30.77%) LAN
2 4 (30.77%) VoIP
2 4 (30.77%) WAN
2 4 (30.77%) VPN
3 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
3 3 (23.08%) DHCP
4 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
4 2 (15.38%) Broadband
4 2 (15.38%) Firewall
4 2 (15.38%) VPLS
4 2 (15.38%) LLU
5 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
5 1 (7.69%) NAS
5 1 (7.69%) DMZ
5 1 (7.69%) LDAP
General
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Team Leader
2 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Server Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) IP Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Security Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Project Leader
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) Build Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Project Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) X-Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (15.38%) Replication
3 2 (15.38%) CLARiiON
3 2 (15.38%) Clustering
3 2 (15.38%) FlexPod
4 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
4 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
4 1 (7.69%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) UNIX
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Information Security
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
2 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Project Governance
3 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Perl
1 1 (7.69%) PHP
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (30.77%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) CCNA
3 2 (15.38%) HNC
3 2 (15.38%) HND
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (7.69%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) vSphere
3 1 (7.69%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (7.69%) Varnish
3 1 (7.69%) Postfix
3 1 (7.69%) ISA Server
3 1 (7.69%) Squid
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Nagios
2 4 (30.77%) Cacti
3 2 (15.38%) Zenoss
3 2 (15.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (15.38%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (7.69%) Icinga
4 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
4 1 (7.69%) Puppet
4 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Juniper
3 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 4 (30.77%) Fortinet
4 4 (30.77%) EMC
5 3 (23.08%) Citrix
5 3 (23.08%) HP
5 3 (23.08%) NetApp
6 2 (15.38%) Symantec
6 2 (15.38%) Fujitsu
6 2 (15.38%) Infoblox
6 2 (15.38%) IBM
6 2 (15.38%) Redback
6 2 (15.38%) Huawei
7 1 (7.69%) Dell
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle
7 1 (7.69%) Nortel
7 1 (7.69%) 3PAR
7 1 (7.69%) Wyse
Manchester
D4 Digital
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per year + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Bonus, On going training
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago