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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 235 247 239
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 8 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.14% 0.17% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.38% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 5
Median salary £33,000 £36,250 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.96% +27.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,750 £38,900
UK excluding London median salary £42,253 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +2.50%
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
2529 2884 3096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.16% 43.84% 43.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2011 2280 2465
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 27 July 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 27 July 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
Lancashire - 4 £33,750 -
Manchester +4 3 £33,000 -8.96% 2
Cheshire - 1 - - 1
SolarWinds
England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 12 (66.67%) Cisco
2 10 (55.56%) ITIL
3 8 (44.44%) LAN
3 8 (44.44%) WAN
3 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (38.89%) HP
4 7 (38.89%) SLA
5 6 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (33.33%) CCNP
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (33.33%) QA
5 6 (33.33%) Process Improvement
5 6 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (33.33%) Line Management
6 5 (27.78%) FortiGate
6 5 (27.78%) VLAN
6 5 (27.78%) Firewall
6 5 (27.78%) VMware
6 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
6 5 (27.78%) Juniper
7 4 (22.22%) CCNA
7 4 (22.22%) VPN
7 4 (22.22%) Windows
7 4 (22.22%) HP SIM
7 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (16.67%) Wireshark
8 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (16.67%) VoIP

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 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) LAN
1 8 (44.44%) WAN
2 5 (27.78%) Firewall
2 5 (27.78%) VLAN
3 4 (22.22%) VPN
4 3 (16.67%) BGP
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (16.67%) VoIP
4 3 (16.67%) Wireshark
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (11.11%) EIGRP
5 2 (11.11%) MPLS
5 2 (11.11%) OSPF
5 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 2 (11.11%) Wireless
6 1 (5.56%) DHCP
6 1 (5.56%) DNS
6 1 (5.56%) SAN
6 1 (5.56%) SNMP
6 1 (5.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 6 (33.33%) IT Support
1 6 (33.33%) IT Support Manager
1 6 (33.33%) Support Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Network Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Network Support
3 2 (11.11%) Network Support Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Support Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Network Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Implementation Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 2 (11.11%) Replication
2 2 (11.11%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
1 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.56%) Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Unix
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Line Management
2 6 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 2 (11.11%) Logistics
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.56%) Network Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Network Design
4 1 (5.56%) Network Management
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (5.56%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (33.33%) CCNP
2 6 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (22.22%) CCNA
4 2 (11.11%) MCSE
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.56%) CCDP
5 1 (5.56%) CCENT
5 1 (5.56%) CCIE
5 1 (5.56%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) SLA
2 6 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) XenApp
3 1 (5.56%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) FortiGate
2 4 (22.22%) HP SIM
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.56%) SCOM
3 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Cisco
2 7 (38.89%) HP
3 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (27.78%) Juniper
4 5 (27.78%) VMware
5 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 2 (11.11%) arcserve
6 2 (11.11%) IBM
6 2 (11.11%) Intel
6 2 (11.11%) Mitel
6 2 (11.11%) Palo Alto
6 2 (11.11%) ProCurve
6 2 (11.11%) Sophos
7 1 (5.56%) 3PAR
7 1 (5.56%) F5
7 1 (5.56%) Ipanema Technologies
7 1 (5.56%) Meraki
7 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Freshfields
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago