Period
to 25 February 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 6 months to 25 February 2021 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.

SolarWinds
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 174 206 254
Rank change year-on-year +32 +48 +7
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 14 22 22
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.40% 0.41% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 1.09% 1.10% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 21
Median annual salary £38,500 £33,947 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.41% -12.96% +3.32%
10th Percentile £21,825 £28,946 £35,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £49,500 £47,500
North West median annual salary £38,500 £31,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% -21.25% +5.97%

SolarWinds is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Manchester.

All Vendors
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,289 1,997 2,811
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 36.81% 37.66% 43.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,063 1,499 2,366
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £31,000 £26,750 £26,125
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
North West median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +5.88%

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing SolarWinds as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for SolarWinds in Manchester

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SolarWinds in Manchester.

Salary trend for SolarWinds in Manchester

SolarWinds
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing SolarWinds in Manchester over the 6 months to 25 February 2021.

Salary histogram for SolarWinds in Manchester

SolarWinds
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 25 February 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 3 £22,500 -
SolarWinds
North West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2021, IT jobs citing SolarWinds also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 12 (85.71%) VMware
2 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Data Centre
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2019
3 8 (57.14%) WAN
3 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) Azure
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft 365
5 6 (42.86%) Change Management
6 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (35.71%) Replication
6 5 (35.71%) SNMP
6 5 (35.71%) DNS
6 5 (35.71%) DHCP
6 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (35.71%) High Availability
6 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2016
7 4 (28.57%) IaaS
7 4 (28.57%) SaaS
7 4 (28.57%) Public Cloud
7 4 (28.57%) LAN
7 4 (28.57%) Cisco
7 4 (28.57%) Migration
7 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
8 3 (21.43%) Law
8 3 (21.43%) Firewall
8 3 (21.43%) Information Security
8 3 (21.43%) Network Design

SolarWinds
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Azure
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft 365
2 4 (28.57%) IaaS
2 4 (28.57%) SaaS
3 3 (21.43%) Mimecast
4 1 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) WAN
2 5 (35.71%) DHCP
2 5 (35.71%) DNS
2 5 (35.71%) SNMP
3 4 (28.57%) LAN
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Firepower
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco ISE
4 3 (21.43%) Ethernet
4 3 (21.43%) Firewall
4 3 (21.43%) Network Security
4 3 (21.43%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (21.43%) Skype
4 3 (21.43%) VSAN
5 2 (14.29%) VoIP
6 1 (7.14%) SAN
6 1 (7.14%) WebEx
6 1 (7.14%) Wireless
General
1 3 (21.43%) Law
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Network Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) IT Support
4 2 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Technician
5 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) JSON
1 3 (21.43%) SAML
2 2 (14.29%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Data Centre
2 5 (35.71%) Replication
3 4 (28.57%) Public Cloud
4 2 (14.29%) RSA SecurID
5 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
5 1 (7.14%) User Experience
5 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2019
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2016
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
5 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Change Management
2 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (35.71%) High Availability
3 4 (28.57%) Migration
3 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 3 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (21.43%) Information Security
4 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 3 (21.43%) Network Design
4 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
4 3 (21.43%) Statistics
5 2 (14.29%) Email Management
5 2 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (7.14%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) MCITP
1 3 (21.43%) MCSE
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (14.29%) CCA
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) PMO
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 3 (21.43%) VMware NSX
4 2 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (14.29%) vSphere
5 1 (7.14%) DFS Replication
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (7.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Ansible
1 3 (21.43%) FortiGate
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (21.43%) Single Sign-On
1 3 (21.43%) Terraform
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco
4 3 (21.43%) CA
4 3 (21.43%) Fortinet
4 3 (21.43%) LogicMonitor
4 3 (21.43%) Symantec
4 3 (21.43%) Veeam
4 3 (21.43%) Veritas
5 2 (14.29%) Citrix
5 2 (14.29%) CyberArk
5 2 (14.29%) Okta
6 1 (7.14%) Aderant
6 1 (7.14%) Dell
6 1 (7.14%) EMC
6 1 (7.14%) Splunk