The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 25 February 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SolarWinds
Wales / South Wales
Rank 76 77 89
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 5 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.62% 1.81% 0.82%
As % of the Vendors category 1.34% 4.52% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 22 5
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +29.87%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%

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

Vendors Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
372 487 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 46.27% 40.15% 49.92%
Number of salaries quoted 317 430 499
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,350 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing SolarWinds as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

SolarWinds Salary Trend in South Wales

SolarWinds
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 February 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
Cardiff +3 3 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Bridgend - 2 - -
SolarWinds
Wales

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 South Wales region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 8 (80.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) F5
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (60.00%) CCNP
3 6 (60.00%) CCNA
4 5 (50.00%) LAN
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) Advertising
5 4 (40.00%) Network Design
5 4 (40.00%) Brocade
5 4 (40.00%) VoIP
5 4 (40.00%) ITIL
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco
5 4 (40.00%) HP
5 4 (40.00%) Avaya
5 4 (40.00%) Juniper
5 4 (40.00%) High Availability
5 4 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (40.00%) Vyatta
5 4 (40.00%) VyOS
5 4 (40.00%) Extreme Networks
6 3 (30.00%) Citrix
6 3 (30.00%) Network Management
6 3 (30.00%) Unix
6 3 (30.00%) Windows
6 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (20.00%) IIS
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) LAN
3 4 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (40.00%) VoIP
4 3 (30.00%) BGP
4 3 (30.00%) MPLS
5 2 (20.00%) ADSL
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (20.00%) DNS
5 2 (20.00%) EIGRP
5 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
5 2 (20.00%) OSPF
5 2 (20.00%) RIP
5 2 (20.00%) SNMP
5 2 (20.00%) SSL
5 2 (20.00%) VPN
5 2 (20.00%) Wireless
5 2 (20.00%) WLAN
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (40.00%) Advertising
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) VyOS
3 3 (30.00%) Unix
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) High Availability
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) Network Design
2 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (30.00%) Network Management
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) CCNA
1 6 (60.00%) CCNP
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) MCSA
2 2 (20.00%) MCSE
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) BladeLogic
1 2 (20.00%) ServiceCenter
1 2 (20.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 7 (70.00%) F5
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Avaya
3 4 (40.00%) Brocade
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) Extreme Networks
3 4 (40.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) Juniper
3 4 (40.00%) Vyatta
4 3 (30.00%) Citrix
5 2 (20.00%) BMC
5 2 (20.00%) Dell
5 2 (20.00%) Fortinet
5 2 (20.00%) Intel Security
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) Nortel
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
5 2 (20.00%) Remedy
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