The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 232 256 246
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -10
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 14 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.23% 0.13% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.53% 0.31% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 6
Median salary £32,500 £42,274 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.12% +58.03%
UK excluding London median salary £42,377 £41,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +10.06%
SolarWinds
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2617 2908 3302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.45% 43.50% 44.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2048 2330 2557
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing SolarWinds as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in the North West

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

SolarWinds Salary Trend in the North West

SolarWinds
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

SolarWinds Salary Histogram in the North West

SolarWinds
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -6 9 £32,500 -23.12% 8
Lancashire - 4 £33,750 -
Cheshire - 1 - - 1
SolarWinds
England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing SolarWinds also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 13 (61.90%) Cisco
2 10 (47.62%) ITIL
2 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (38.10%) CCNP
4 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 7 (33.33%) LAN
4 7 (33.33%) SLA
4 7 (33.33%) WAN
4 7 (33.33%) VMware
5 6 (28.57%) Wireless
5 6 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (28.57%) Juniper
5 6 (28.57%) QA
5 6 (28.57%) Process Improvement
5 6 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (28.57%) Line Management
6 5 (23.81%) FortiGate
6 5 (23.81%) VLAN
6 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (23.81%) Cisco Wireless
6 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
6 5 (23.81%) HP
6 5 (23.81%) VoIP
6 5 (23.81%) Windows
7 4 (19.05%) MCSE
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
7 4 (19.05%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) LAN
1 7 (33.33%) WAN
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (28.57%) Wireless
3 5 (23.81%) Cisco Wireless
3 5 (23.81%) VLAN
3 5 (23.81%) VoIP
4 3 (14.29%) DHCP
4 3 (14.29%) DNS
4 3 (14.29%) Firewall
5 2 (9.52%) BGP
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (9.52%) EIGRP
5 2 (9.52%) Wireshark
6 1 (4.76%) MPLS
6 1 (4.76%) Network Security
6 1 (4.76%) OSPF
6 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.76%) VPN
6 1 (4.76%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) IT Manager
2 6 (28.57%) IT Support
2 6 (28.57%) IT Support Manager
2 6 (28.57%) Support Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Active Directory Support
3 2 (9.52%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Server Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Wintel Support
3 2 (9.52%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Server Support
4 1 (4.76%) Support Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.52%) Fat Client
3 2 (9.52%) PKI
3 2 (9.52%) Replication
3 2 (9.52%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
1 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) Line Management
2 6 (28.57%) Process Improvement
3 4 (19.05%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (9.52%) Logistics
5 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
5 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (38.10%) CCNP
3 6 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (19.05%) MCSE
4 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (14.29%) CCNA
6 1 (4.76%) CCDP
6 1 (4.76%) CCIE
6 1 (4.76%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) SLA
2 6 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) XenApp
3 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) FortiGate
2 4 (19.05%) HP SIM
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (14.29%) SCOM
4 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Cisco
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) VMware
3 6 (28.57%) Juniper
4 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
4 5 (23.81%) HP
5 2 (9.52%) arcserve
5 2 (9.52%) IBM
5 2 (9.52%) Intel
5 2 (9.52%) Mitel
5 2 (9.52%) Palo Alto
5 2 (9.52%) ProCurve
5 2 (9.52%) Sophos
6 1 (4.76%) Ipanema Technologies
6 1 (4.76%) Meraki
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
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Salary: £50000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 10% Bonus, pension and more
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