Period
to 18 May 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 18 May 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
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 185 194 250
Rank change year-on-year +9 +56 +9
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 12 7 18
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.31% 0.17% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.82% 0.47% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 17
10th Percentile £21,825 " £28,946
25th Percentile £27,188 £28,946 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,750 £30,894 £37,000
Median % change year-on-year +67.51% -16.50% -1.33%
75th Percentile £78,750 £33,410 £47,500
90th Percentile £88,875 £41,550 £47,900
North West median annual salary £50,000 £46,250 £41,500
% change year-on-year +8.11% +11.45% +10.67%

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 1,471 1,486 2,450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 37.73% 35.80% 39.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1,133 1,085 1,923
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £25,750
25th Percentile £38,750 £36,625 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £72,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.65%

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 18 May 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 18 May 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 - 1
SolarWinds
North West

For the 6 months to 18 May 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 10 (83.33%) VMware
1 10 (83.33%) Social Skills
2 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (58.33%) WAN
3 7 (58.33%) SD-WAN
3 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
4 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco
4 6 (50.00%) Firewall
4 6 (50.00%) Network Security
4 6 (50.00%) Change Management
5 5 (41.67%) Network Design
5 5 (41.67%) Fortinet
5 5 (41.67%) JSON
5 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
5 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
5 5 (41.67%) CA
5 5 (41.67%) Python
5 5 (41.67%) LAN
5 5 (41.67%) Ethernet
5 5 (41.67%) Terraform
5 5 (41.67%) VMware NSX
5 5 (41.67%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (41.67%) FortiGate
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco ISE
5 5 (41.67%) Ansible
5 5 (41.67%) Public Cloud
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2019
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco Firepower
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft 365

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Azure
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft 365
2 2 (16.67%) IaaS
2 2 (16.67%) SaaS
3 1 (8.33%) Azure Sentinel
3 1 (8.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) SD-WAN
1 7 (58.33%) WAN
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) Network Security
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco Firepower
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco ISE
3 5 (41.67%) Ethernet
3 5 (41.67%) LAN
4 2 (16.67%) DHCP
4 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) SNMP
5 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (8.33%) Skype
5 1 (8.33%) VoIP
5 1 (8.33%) VSAN
General
1 10 (83.33%) Social Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Architect
1 5 (41.67%) Network Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) JSON
2 1 (8.33%) SailPoint
2 1 (8.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (41.67%) Public Cloud
3 2 (16.67%) Replication
4 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2019
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Change Management
2 5 (41.67%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (41.67%) Network Design
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (16.67%) High Availability
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Email Management
4 1 (8.33%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (8.33%) Information Management
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Management
4 1 (8.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Security Management
4 1 (8.33%) Server Building
4 1 (8.33%) Threat Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
4 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) MCITP
2 3 (25.00%) MCSE
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (25.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (16.67%) CCA
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (8.33%) CISSP
4 1 (8.33%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (41.67%) VMware NSX
3 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Ansible
1 5 (41.67%) FortiGate
1 5 (41.67%) Terraform
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (8.33%) Nessus
2 1 (8.33%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (41.67%) CA
3 5 (41.67%) Fortinet
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) LogicMonitor
5 3 (25.00%) Symantec
5 3 (25.00%) Veeam
5 3 (25.00%) Veritas
6 1 (8.33%) Citrix
6 1 (8.33%) CyberArk
6 1 (8.33%) Juniper
6 1 (8.33%) Okta
6 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto