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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 226 254 253
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -1
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 25 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.39% 0.19% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.91% 0.44% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 5
Median salary £33,250 £38,524 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.69% +45.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,150 £17,320
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £58,250 £35,700
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
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
2744 2923 3275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.17% 43.83% 44.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2149 2314 2611
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -4 17 £32,500 -15.63% 4
Lancashire - 4 £33,750 -
Cheshire - 3 £50,000 -
Merseyside - 1 - -
SolarWinds
England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 20 (74.07%) Cisco
2 15 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (48.15%) CCNP
3 13 (48.15%) VMware
4 12 (44.44%) Wireless
4 12 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
5 11 (40.74%) Windows
6 10 (37.04%) ITIL
6 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
6 10 (37.04%) CheckPoint
6 10 (37.04%) Cisco Wireless
7 9 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 9 (33.33%) LAN
8 8 (29.63%) WAN
8 8 (29.63%) HP
8 8 (29.63%) Juniper
8 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (25.93%) Cisco Prime
9 7 (25.93%) VoIP
9 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
10 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
11 5 (18.52%) FortiGate
11 5 (18.52%) SCOM
11 5 (18.52%) VLAN
11 5 (18.52%) MCSE
11 5 (18.52%) DHCP
11 5 (18.52%) DNS
11 5 (18.52%) SQL

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 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 12 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
1 12 (44.44%) Wireless
2 10 (37.04%) Cisco Wireless
3 9 (33.33%) LAN
4 8 (29.63%) WAN
5 7 (25.93%) VoIP
6 5 (18.52%) DHCP
6 5 (18.52%) DNS
6 5 (18.52%) VLAN
7 4 (14.81%) Firewall
8 3 (11.11%) SAN
9 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (7.41%) Wireshark
10 1 (3.70%) BGP
10 1 (3.70%) EIGRP
10 1 (3.70%) IP Telephony
10 1 (3.70%) MPLS
10 1 (3.70%) OSPF
10 1 (3.70%) VPN
10 1 (3.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.70%) Informix
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Network Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Active Directory Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Active Directory Support
2 3 (11.11%) Active Directory Support Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) IT Manager
2 3 (11.11%) Server Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Wintel Support
2 3 (11.11%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) IT Services Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Service Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (3.70%) Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Server Support
4 1 (3.70%) Server Support Specialist
4 1 (3.70%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
2 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.11%) PKI
4 2 (7.41%) Fat Client
4 2 (7.41%) Replication
4 2 (7.41%) Thin Client
5 1 (3.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Windows
2 9 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (11.11%) Linux
7 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
4 4 (14.81%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
5 3 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.41%) Logistics
6 2 (7.41%) Process Improvement
7 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.70%) Line Management
7 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.70%) Network Architecture
7 1 (3.70%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (48.15%) CCNP
3 5 (18.52%) MCSE
3 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (14.81%) CCNA
5 1 (3.70%) CCDP
5 1 (3.70%) CCIE
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.41%) vSphere
3 2 (7.41%) XenApp
4 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (18.52%) FortiGate
2 5 (18.52%) SCOM
3 4 (14.81%) HP SIM
4 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (3.70%) Nagios
5 1 (3.70%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.70%) OpenView
5 1 (3.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Cisco
2 13 (48.15%) VMware
3 10 (37.04%) CheckPoint
3 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
4 8 (29.63%) HP
4 8 (29.63%) Juniper
5 4 (14.81%) NetApp
6 3 (11.11%) Citrix
7 2 (7.41%) arcserve
7 2 (7.41%) IBM
7 2 (7.41%) Intel
7 2 (7.41%) Mitel
7 2 (7.41%) ProCurve
7 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
7 2 (7.41%) Sophos
8 1 (3.70%) Dell
8 1 (3.70%) EMC
8 1 (3.70%) Ipanema Technologies
8 1 (3.70%) Meraki
8 1 (3.70%) Oracle
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