Period
to 23 February 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 23 February 2020 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
England > North East
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 89 103 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 - +96
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 12 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.96% 0.89% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.16% 2.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 0
North East median annual salary £35,000 £26,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.08% - -
England median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 the North East.

All Vendors
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 555 559 840
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 44.44% 41.44% 48.03%
Number of salaries quoted 367 445 731
North East median annual salary £39,697 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.76% +9.59% +4.29%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,750 £21,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £71,887 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing SolarWinds as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for SolarWinds in the North East

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for SolarWinds in the North East

SolarWinds
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SolarWinds in the North East over the 6 months to 23 February 2020.

Salary histogram for SolarWinds in the North East

SolarWinds
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the North East region over the 6 months to 23 February 2020. 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
Tyne and Wear +6 6 £23,250 -12.26% 1
Durham - 6 £35,000 -
SolarWinds
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, 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 North East region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 10 (83.33%) ITIL
2 9 (75.00%) LAN
2 9 (75.00%) WAN
2 9 (75.00%) Data Centre
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (50.00%) Linux
4 6 (50.00%) SAN
4 6 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (50.00%) Firewall
5 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
5 5 (41.67%) Information Management
5 5 (41.67%) Wireless
5 5 (41.67%) IPsec
5 5 (41.67%) PKI
5 5 (41.67%) Operations Management
5 5 (41.67%) Degree
5 5 (41.67%) Load Balancing
5 5 (41.67%) Mathematics
5 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
5 5 (41.67%) SCCM
5 5 (41.67%) SolarWinds Orion
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco Prime
5 5 (41.67%) Juniper
5 5 (41.67%) 3G
5 5 (41.67%) MPLS
5 5 (41.67%) OSPF
5 5 (41.67%) DDNS
5 5 (41.67%) DSL

SolarWinds
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (16.67%) Azure
1 2 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) IaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Azure Functions
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) PaaS
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) LAN
1 9 (75.00%) WAN
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) SAN
2 6 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (41.67%) 3G
3 5 (41.67%) BGP
3 5 (41.67%) DDNS
3 5 (41.67%) DHCP
3 5 (41.67%) DNS
3 5 (41.67%) DSL
3 5 (41.67%) Ethernet
3 5 (41.67%) IPsec
3 5 (41.67%) ISDN
3 5 (41.67%) Junos
3 5 (41.67%) MPLS
3 5 (41.67%) OSPF
3 5 (41.67%) SSL
3 5 (41.67%) TACACS
3 5 (41.67%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) IT Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) IT Operations Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
2 5 (41.67%) PKI
3 1 (8.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Unix
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Adaptive Security
2 5 (41.67%) Change Control
2 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (41.67%) Information Management
2 5 (41.67%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (41.67%) Load Balancing
2 5 (41.67%) Mathematics
2 5 (41.67%) Operations Management
2 5 (41.67%) WAN Optimisation
2 5 (41.67%) Web Filtering
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Release Management
4 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (41.67%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) CCNA
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (16.67%) MCSA
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (8.33%) MCITP
4 1 (8.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Prime
1 5 (41.67%) SCCM
1 5 (41.67%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (33.33%) WSUS
3 1 (8.33%) Ansible
3 1 (8.33%) Kubernetes
3 1 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (8.33%) Nagios
3 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (8.33%) Packer
3 1 (8.33%) Puppet
3 1 (8.33%) SCOM
3 1 (8.33%) Stealthwatch
3 1 (8.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) Barracuda Networks
2 5 (41.67%) F5
2 5 (41.67%) Forcepoint
2 5 (41.67%) Juniper
2 5 (41.67%) Palo Alto
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (8.33%) McAfee