Period
to 18 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 January 2018 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
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 45 40
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5 -1
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 12 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 3.15% 2.42% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 5.19% 4.20% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 3
Shropshire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -20.73% +36.67%
10th Percentile £31,400 £31,250 £39,000
90th Percentile £37,500 £34,500 £43,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £34,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -28.42% +27.55%

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 Shropshire.

All Vendors
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 231 262 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 60.63% 57.58% 36.42%
Number of salaries quoted 182 187 106
Shropshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50% +28.00%
10th Percentile £19,750 £22,750 £25,375
90th Percentile £62,500 £52,500 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

Job postings citing SolarWinds as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Shropshire.

Job vacancy trend for SolarWinds in Shropshire

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for SolarWinds in Shropshire

SolarWinds
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. 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
Telford +5 7 £35,000 +7.69%
SolarWinds
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) DNS
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (100.00%) Citrix
1 12 (100.00%) SAN
1 12 (100.00%) DDNS
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
1 12 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (83.33%) Remote Desktop
2 10 (83.33%) Clustering
2 10 (83.33%) MS Exchange
3 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (75.00%) MySQL
3 9 (75.00%) NAS
4 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (58.33%) Apache
5 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (58.33%) Public Cloud
6 6 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (50.00%) IIS
7 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
8 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
10 1 (8.33%) DHCP
10 1 (8.33%) NetApp
10 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
10 1 (8.33%) Office 365

SolarWinds
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (58.33%) Apache
4 6 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) DDNS
1 12 (100.00%) DNS
1 12 (100.00%) SAN
2 10 (83.33%) Remote Desktop
3 9 (75.00%) NAS
4 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (8.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (83.33%) Clustering
3 7 (58.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Citrix
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) NetApp