The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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
England / North West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 249 226 248
Rank change year-on-year -23 +22  
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 20 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.29% 0.036% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 0.082% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 20 2 7
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% -8.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,200 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,800 £55,000
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 the North West.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 3138 2425 2894
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 45.97% 43.07% 45.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2501 1995 2327
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for SolarWinds in the North West

SolarWinds
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the North West 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
Manchester -16 16 £42,500 +8.97% 3
Cheshire - 3 £40,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £45,000 -
SolarWinds
England

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 North West region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 36 (90.00%) Cisco
2 24 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 18 (45.00%) LAN
4 17 (42.50%) CCNP
4 17 (42.50%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (42.50%) Juniper
5 13 (32.50%) Active Directory
5 13 (32.50%) WAN
6 12 (30.00%) CheckPoint
7 10 (25.00%) IP Telephony
7 10 (25.00%) SolarWinds Orion
7 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 10 (25.00%) SharePoint
8 9 (22.50%) Windows
9 8 (20.00%) ITIL
9 8 (20.00%) Change Management
9 8 (20.00%) Data Protection
9 8 (20.00%) Wireless
9 8 (20.00%) VMware
9 8 (20.00%) Data Centre
9 8 (20.00%) Windows Server
9 8 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
10 7 (17.50%) NetScaler
10 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (17.50%) Network Design
10 7 (17.50%) Load Balancing
10 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (17.50%) Firewall
10 7 (17.50%) Configuration Management
10 7 (17.50%) Cisco Prime

SolarWinds
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 10 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (10.00%) IIS
3 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (15.00%) Office 365
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 18 (45.00%) LAN
3 13 (32.50%) WAN
4 10 (25.00%) IP Telephony
5 8 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 8 (20.00%) Wireless
6 7 (17.50%) Firewall
6 7 (17.50%) NetScaler
6 7 (17.50%) VoIP
6 7 (17.50%) VPN
7 6 (15.00%) BGP
7 6 (15.00%) Broadband
7 6 (15.00%) BT 21CN
7 6 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (15.00%) IPv4
7 6 (15.00%) IPv6
7 6 (15.00%) L2TP
7 6 (15.00%) OSPF
7 6 (15.00%) RSVP
7 6 (15.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.50%) Hazelcast
2 1 (2.50%) Informix
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Games
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Network Engineer
2 11 (27.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Consultant
3 7 (17.50%) Network Consultant
3 7 (17.50%) Network Design Consultant
4 6 (15.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) IP Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Operations Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Implementation Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) IT Manager
5 5 (12.50%) Juniper Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.50%) Citrix Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) IT Technical Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Operations Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Service Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Manager
7 1 (2.50%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.50%) .NET
2 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (15.00%) iPad
4 1 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Windows
2 8 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (17.50%) Linux
4 6 (15.00%) Unix
4 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) Change Management
1 8 (20.00%) Data Protection
1 8 (20.00%) ITIL
2 7 (17.50%) Configuration Management
2 7 (17.50%) Load Balancing
2 7 (17.50%) Network Design
3 5 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 5 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 5 (12.50%) Web Filtering
4 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.50%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.50%) High Availability
6 1 (2.50%) Logistics
6 1 (2.50%) Project Management
6 1 (2.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) C
2 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.50%) Java
2 1 (2.50%) Python
2 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (42.50%) CCNP
1 17 (42.50%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (15.00%) CCNA
3 5 (12.50%) JNCIP
3 5 (12.50%) MCP
3 5 (12.50%) MCSA
3 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.50%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (7.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 13 (32.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.00%) vSphere
3 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.50%) XenApp
4 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (25.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 7 (17.50%) Cisco Prime
3 6 (15.00%) Cacti
3 6 (15.00%) FortiGate
4 3 (7.50%) Nagios
5 2 (5.00%) OpenView
5 2 (5.00%) OVSD
5 2 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (5.00%) Tivoli
6 1 (2.50%) Ansible
6 1 (2.50%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.50%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 36 (90.00%) Cisco
2 17 (42.50%) Juniper
3 12 (30.00%) CheckPoint
4 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (20.00%) VMware
6 6 (15.00%) BT
6 6 (15.00%) HP
7 5 (12.50%) NetApp
7 5 (12.50%) Palo Alto
7 5 (12.50%) Symantec
7 5 (12.50%) Veeam
8 3 (7.50%) Citrix
9 1 (2.50%) Avaya
9 1 (2.50%) EMC
9 1 (2.50%) Mitel
9 1 (2.50%) Nortel
9 1 (2.50%) Oracle
9 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.50%) Redback
9 1 (2.50%) Splunk
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