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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SolarWinds
England / North West
Rank 233 203 251
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +48
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 16 30 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.54% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.62% 1.33% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 5
Median salary £33,328 £41,700 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.07% +8.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £38,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,600 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%

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
2592 2250 2935
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.61% 40.51% 43.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2125 1862 2507
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,913 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £53,000
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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 -38 15 £32,914 -22.55% 2
Merseyside -14 1 £53,000 +35.20%
SolarWinds
England

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 25 (64.10%) Cisco
2 21 (53.85%) Cisco Nexus
3 19 (48.72%) VMware
4 18 (46.15%) Windows
5 16 (41.03%) Active Directory
5 16 (41.03%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
6 14 (35.90%) LAN
6 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (35.90%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (35.90%) Data Centre
6 14 (35.90%) Windows Server
7 13 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (33.33%) Wireless
7 13 (33.33%) CCNP
7 13 (33.33%) WAN
8 12 (30.77%) ITIL
9 11 (28.21%) CheckPoint
9 11 (28.21%) Performance Monitoring
9 11 (28.21%) Cisco Wireless
10 10 (25.64%) HP
11 9 (23.08%) Linux
11 9 (23.08%) SQL
11 9 (23.08%) Load Balancing
11 9 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (20.51%) VoIP
12 8 (20.51%) Cisco Prime
13 7 (17.95%) Change Management
13 7 (17.95%) Configuration Management
13 7 (17.95%) Citrix

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 5 (12.82%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.26%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.56%) IIS
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (10.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (53.85%) Cisco Nexus
2 14 (35.90%) LAN
3 13 (33.33%) WAN
3 13 (33.33%) Wireless
4 11 (28.21%) Cisco Wireless
5 8 (20.51%) VoIP
6 7 (17.95%) NetScaler
7 6 (15.38%) DHCP
7 6 (15.38%) DNS
8 5 (12.82%) SAN
9 4 (10.26%) Firewall
9 4 (10.26%) Skype
10 3 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (7.69%) VLAN
11 2 (5.13%) VPN
11 2 (5.13%) WLAN
12 1 (2.56%) DMVPN
12 1 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (2.56%) ISDN
12 1 (2.56%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.56%) Informix
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (10.26%) Back Office
1 4 (10.26%) Retail
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Consultant
3 7 (17.95%) Network Consultant
3 7 (17.95%) Network Design Consultant
3 7 (17.95%) Support Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Active Directory Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Active Directory Support
4 4 (10.26%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Wintel Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Wintel Support
4 4 (10.26%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) IT Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) IT Support
5 3 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Server Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) IT Services Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (35.90%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.26%) PKI
3 2 (5.13%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.13%) Replication
3 2 (5.13%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.56%) Clustering
4 1 (2.56%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 18 (46.15%) Windows
2 14 (35.90%) Windows Server
2 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (23.08%) Linux
5 5 (12.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (12.82%) Unix
5 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) ITIL
2 11 (28.21%) Performance Monitoring
3 9 (23.08%) Load Balancing
4 7 (17.95%) Change Management
4 7 (17.95%) Configuration Management
4 7 (17.95%) Network Design
5 6 (15.38%) Service Delivery
6 5 (12.82%) Problem Management
7 4 (10.26%) Data Management
7 4 (10.26%) Information Security
7 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 4 (10.26%) Master Data Management
8 3 (7.69%) Data Protection
8 3 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
10 1 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (2.56%) Network Architecture
10 1 (2.56%) Process Improvement
10 1 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.08%) SQL
2 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (41.03%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (33.33%) CCNP
3 6 (15.38%) MCSE
3 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (10.26%) CCNA
5 1 (2.56%) CCDP
5 1 (2.56%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (41.03%) Active Directory
2 9 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (5.13%) vSphere
4 2 (5.13%) XenApp
5 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (17.95%) SCOM
3 6 (15.38%) HP SIM
4 4 (10.26%) Backup Exec
4 4 (10.26%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (10.26%) SCCM
4 4 (10.26%) WSUS
5 3 (7.69%) FortiGate
6 2 (5.13%) Nagios
6 2 (5.13%) NetBackup
6 2 (5.13%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (2.56%) OpenView
7 1 (2.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (64.10%) Cisco
2 19 (48.72%) VMware
3 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
4 11 (28.21%) CheckPoint
5 10 (25.64%) HP
6 7 (17.95%) Citrix
7 6 (15.38%) Juniper
7 6 (15.38%) Sophos
8 5 (12.82%) Dell
8 5 (12.82%) NetApp
8 5 (12.82%) Red Hat
9 4 (10.26%) GFI Software
9 4 (10.26%) Symantec
10 2 (5.13%) arcserve
10 2 (5.13%) EMC
10 2 (5.13%) IBM
10 2 (5.13%) Mitel
10 2 (5.13%) ProCurve
11 1 (2.56%) Brocade
11 1 (2.56%) Oracle
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