The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 24 March 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SolarWinds
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 102 125 -
Rank change year-on-year +23 -  
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 23 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.26% 0.56% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.82% 1.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 0
Median salary £50,000 £39,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.58% -  
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% -5.55%  

SolarWinds is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 815 1026 793
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 44.58% 43.81% 46.24%
Number of salaries quoted 582 802 673
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,620 £29,500 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £66,050 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing SolarWinds as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for SolarWinds in Birmingham

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SolarWinds in Birmingham.

Salary trend for SolarWinds in Birmingham

SolarWinds
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SolarWinds in Birmingham over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SolarWinds in Birmingham

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 15 (51.72%) Firewall
2 14 (48.28%) Cisco
3 13 (44.83%) ITIL
4 12 (41.38%) Windows
5 11 (37.93%) VMware
6 9 (31.03%) VPN
6 9 (31.03%) CCNA
6 9 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (27.59%) Wireless
7 8 (27.59%) Nagios
7 8 (27.59%) MPLS
7 8 (27.59%) TACACS
7 8 (27.59%) Project Management
7 8 (27.59%) CCNP
7 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (27.59%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (27.59%) WAAS
7 8 (27.59%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
8 7 (24.14%) SCOM
8 7 (24.14%) DNS
8 7 (24.14%) Unix
8 7 (24.14%) SQL
9 6 (20.69%) Linux
9 6 (20.69%) DHCP
9 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (20.69%) RHCE
9 6 (20.69%) Change Management
9 6 (20.69%) Data Centre

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (13.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (51.72%) Firewall
2 9 (31.03%) VPN
3 8 (27.59%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (27.59%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (27.59%) MPLS
3 8 (27.59%) TACACS
3 8 (27.59%) WAAS
3 8 (27.59%) Wireless
4 7 (24.14%) DNS
5 6 (20.69%) DHCP
6 5 (17.24%) FTP
7 4 (13.79%) LAN
7 4 (13.79%) WAN
8 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
9 2 (6.90%) HTTPS
9 2 (6.90%) NAS
9 2 (6.90%) SAN
10 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
10 1 (3.45%) Network Security
10 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) DB2
General
1 3 (10.34%) Games
1 3 (10.34%) Retail
2 2 (6.90%) Local Government
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Support Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) Network Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) Network Support
3 8 (27.59%) Network Support Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Project Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Network Support
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Support Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Team Leader
5 4 (13.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (13.79%) Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) IT Manager
6 3 (10.34%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Wireless Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Wireless Network Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Wireless Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) Middleware
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
2 5 (17.24%) Private Cloud
3 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (10.34%) Online Games
4 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (24.14%) Unix
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
4 6 (20.69%) Linux
5 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) ITIL
2 8 (27.59%) Project Management
3 6 (20.69%) Change Management
4 5 (17.24%) Operations Management
4 5 (17.24%) People Management
4 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
4 5 (17.24%) Reverse Engineering
5 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.34%) Change Control
6 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 3 (10.34%) Line Management
6 3 (10.34%) Patch Management
6 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (10.34%) Server Patching
6 3 (10.34%) TOGAF
7 2 (6.90%) Capacity Management
7 2 (6.90%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) Release Management
8 1 (3.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) Java
2 5 (17.24%) Korn
3 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) CCNA
1 9 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (27.59%) CCNP
3 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (20.69%) RHCE
4 5 (17.24%) MCSE
4 5 (17.24%) RHCSA
5 4 (13.79%) RHCA
6 3 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) PMO
2 3 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (10.34%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) Nagios
2 7 (24.14%) SCOM
3 5 (17.24%) Netcool
3 5 (17.24%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 5 (17.24%) Tivoli
3 5 (17.24%) ZABBIX
4 3 (10.34%) SCCM
5 1 (3.45%) Cacti
5 1 (3.45%) SELinux
5 1 (3.45%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Cisco
2 11 (37.93%) VMware
3 5 (17.24%) New Relic
3 5 (17.24%) Northgate
3 5 (17.24%) Red Hat
3 5 (17.24%) SAP
3 5 (17.24%) ServiceNow
4 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle
5 2 (6.90%) HP
5 2 (6.90%) NetApp
6 1 (3.45%) Avaya
6 1 (3.45%) Dell
6 1 (3.45%) Intel Security
6 1 (3.45%) Mitel
6 1 (3.45%) Nortel
6 1 (3.45%) Splunk
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