The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within SolarWinds.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 58 66 48
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -18
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 15 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.18% 0.90% 1.76%
As % of the Vendors category 6.17% 1.99% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 5
Average salary £50,000 £32,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -24.70%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -
SolarWinds
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Vendors Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
243 302 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 35.37% 45.55% 40.45%
Number of salaries quoted 214 253 144
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -20.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

SolarWinds Salary Trend in Cardiff

SolarWinds
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SolarWinds Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing SolarWinds also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SolarWinds.

1 17 (89.47%) WAN
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco Certification
1 17 (89.47%) Juniper
1 17 (89.47%) Firewall
2 16 (84.21%) LAN
3 10 (52.63%) CCNA
3 10 (52.63%) VMware
3 10 (52.63%) F5
4 9 (47.37%) Brocade
4 9 (47.37%) CA
4 9 (47.37%) CheckPoint
4 9 (47.37%) Linux
4 9 (47.37%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 9 (47.37%) Vyatta
4 9 (47.37%) VyOS
5 8 (42.11%) Driving Licence
5 8 (42.11%) VoIP
5 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
5 8 (42.11%) CCNP
5 8 (42.11%) CCSA
5 8 (42.11%) CCSE
5 8 (42.11%) Network Management
6 7 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (36.84%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (36.84%) Time Management
6 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
6 7 (36.84%) Degree
6 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
6 7 (36.84%) VPN

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing SolarWinds also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SolarWinds. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (89.47%) Firewall
1 17 (89.47%) WAN
2 16 (84.21%) LAN
3 9 (47.37%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
4 8 (42.11%) VoIP
5 7 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (36.84%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (36.84%) NetScaler
5 7 (36.84%) NX-OS
5 7 (36.84%) VPN
5 7 (36.84%) WLAN
6 1 (5.26%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
2 5 (26.32%) Advertising
2 5 (26.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Network Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) DBA
4 1 (5.26%) Designer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Designer
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Performance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Driving Licence
2 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (36.84%) Client/Server
2 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
1 9 (47.37%) VyOS
2 7 (36.84%) CatOS
3 2 (10.53%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Network Management
2 7 (36.84%) Time Management
3 5 (26.32%) High Availability
4 1 (5.26%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) Business Development
4 1 (5.26%) Converged Infrastructure
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) Presales
4 1 (5.26%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Java
1 1 (5.26%) Perl
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.26%) Python
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
1 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (52.63%) CCNA
3 8 (42.11%) CCNP
3 8 (42.11%) CCSA
3 8 (42.11%) CCSE
4 7 (36.84%) Degree
5 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (5.26%) Nagios
1 1 (5.26%) OpenView
1 1 (5.26%) OPNET
1 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco
1 17 (89.47%) Juniper
2 10 (52.63%) F5
2 10 (52.63%) VMware
3 9 (47.37%) Brocade
3 9 (47.37%) CA
3 9 (47.37%) CheckPoint
3 9 (47.37%) Vyatta
4 1 (5.26%) BMC
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) Compuware
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Ipanema Technologies
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) NetQoS
4 1 (5.26%) NetScout
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Riverbed
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
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