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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 216 233 245
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +12
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 8 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.47% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 9
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £39,750 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £55,750 £46,900
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
2316 2740 3016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 42.39% 44.87% 43.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1932 2151 2404
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,142
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +1 8 £45,000 -10.00%
SolarWinds
England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 23 (79.31%) Cisco
2 20 (68.97%) ITIL
3 18 (62.07%) LAN
4 15 (51.72%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (48.28%) CCNP
6 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
6 13 (44.83%) Windows
7 12 (41.38%) SharePoint
7 12 (41.38%) HP
7 12 (41.38%) VMware
7 12 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (37.93%) Network Management
8 11 (37.93%) F5
8 11 (37.93%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (37.93%) OSPF
8 11 (37.93%) Linux
9 10 (34.48%) CCNA
9 10 (34.48%) Wireless
9 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (31.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (31.03%) Firewall
10 9 (31.03%) Skype for Business
10 9 (31.03%) VPN
11 8 (27.59%) BGP
11 8 (27.59%) CheckPoint
11 8 (27.59%) Network Security
11 8 (27.59%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 7 (24.14%) CompTIA Security+
12 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (24.14%) CentOS

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 12 (41.38%) SharePoint
2 9 (31.03%) Skype for Business
3 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (24.14%) MS Exchange
3 7 (24.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (10.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (62.07%) LAN
2 11 (37.93%) Cisco Nexus
2 11 (37.93%) OSPF
3 10 (34.48%) Wireless
4 9 (31.03%) Firewall
4 9 (31.03%) VPN
5 8 (27.59%) BGP
5 8 (27.59%) Network Security
6 7 (24.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 7 (24.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 7 (24.14%) IPsec
6 7 (24.14%) MPLS
6 7 (24.14%) Multicast
6 7 (24.14%) tcpdump
6 7 (24.14%) Wireshark
7 5 (17.24%) SNMP
7 5 (17.24%) WLAN
8 4 (13.79%) 802.11
8 4 (13.79%) DNS
8 4 (13.79%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (24.14%) Back Office
2 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.90%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Network Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) IT Manager
3 6 (20.69%) IT Support
3 6 (20.69%) IT Support Manager
3 6 (20.69%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Support Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Engineering Specialist
4 2 (6.90%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) LAN Specialist
4 2 (6.90%) Project Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (3.45%) IT Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Network Support
5 1 (3.45%) Senior VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Clustering
1 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Linux
3 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (24.14%) AIX
4 7 (24.14%) CentOS
4 7 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
7 1 (3.45%) Unix
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) ITIL
2 11 (37.93%) Network Management
3 8 (27.59%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 7 (24.14%) ITIL V2
4 7 (24.14%) Line Management
4 7 (24.14%) Patch Management
5 6 (20.69%) Load Balancing
5 6 (20.69%) Network Design
5 6 (20.69%) Process Improvement
6 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
7 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (10.34%) High Availability
9 2 (6.90%) Change Management
9 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
9 2 (6.90%) Low Latency
9 2 (6.90%) Network Monitoring
10 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
10 1 (3.45%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (51.72%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (48.28%) CCNP
3 10 (34.48%) CCNA
4 9 (31.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (24.14%) A+ Certification
5 7 (24.14%) CISSP
5 7 (24.14%) CompTIA Security+
5 7 (24.14%) HP ASE
5 7 (24.14%) MCITP
5 7 (24.14%) MCSE
5 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (24.14%) Network+ Certification
5 7 (24.14%) RHCE
5 7 (24.14%) Security+ Certification
6 6 (20.69%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (17.24%) CCSA
7 5 (17.24%) Check Point Certification
7 5 (17.24%) Degree
7 5 (17.24%) HND
8 1 (3.45%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) QA
1 6 (20.69%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (24.14%) vSphere
3 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.45%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Backup Exec
1 7 (24.14%) HP SIM
1 7 (24.14%) Norton AntiVirus
1 7 (24.14%) WSUS
2 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 23 (79.31%) Cisco
2 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
3 12 (41.38%) HP
3 12 (41.38%) VMware
4 11 (37.93%) F5
5 8 (27.59%) CheckPoint
6 7 (24.14%) Dell
6 7 (24.14%) GFI Software
6 7 (24.14%) IBM
6 7 (24.14%) ProCurve
6 7 (24.14%) Red Hat
6 7 (24.14%) Sophos
6 7 (24.14%) Symantec
7 4 (13.79%) Brocade
7 4 (13.79%) NetScout
8 2 (6.90%) NetApp
9 1 (3.45%) 3PAR
9 1 (3.45%) Juniper
9 1 (3.45%) Palo Alto
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