The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 22 June 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.

SolarWinds
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 - 56
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.19% - 0.58%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% - 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  

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 Merseyside.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 248 257 274
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 46.18% 55.39% 53.00%
Number of salaries quoted 169 203 195
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £23,834
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £54,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for SolarWinds in Merseyside

SolarWinds
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Liverpool - 1 £45,000 -
SolarWinds
North West

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) OVSD
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Tivoli
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (66.67%) OpenView
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Informix
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure

SolarWinds
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Informix
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) SAN Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
2 2 (66.67%) OpenView
2 2 (66.67%) OVSD
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (66.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Meraki
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle