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 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 75 83 77
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 20 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.76% 1.18% 1.03%
As % of the Vendors category 4.27% 2.36% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 7
Average salary £50,000 £32,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -28.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -
SolarWinds
Wales

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
468 592 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 41.23% 49.92% 51.14%
Number of salaries quoted 412 498 389
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in South Wales

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

SolarWinds Salary Histogram in South Wales

SolarWinds
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +8 15 £50,000 +56.25% 1
Newport +12 10 £50,000 +29.87%
SolarWinds
Wales

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 24 (92.31%) Cisco
1 24 (92.31%) Firewall
2 18 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (69.23%) Juniper
2 18 (69.23%) WAN
3 17 (65.38%) LAN
3 17 (65.38%) VMware
4 13 (50.00%) F5
5 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (42.31%) CCNA
6 10 (38.46%) Linux
6 10 (38.46%) Brocade
6 10 (38.46%) CA
6 10 (38.46%) CheckPoint
6 10 (38.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 10 (38.46%) Vyatta
6 10 (38.46%) VyOS
7 9 (34.62%) Driving Licence
7 9 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (34.62%) NetScaler
7 9 (34.62%) CCSE
7 9 (34.62%) CCSA
8 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
8 8 (30.77%) CCNP
8 8 (30.77%) VoIP
8 8 (30.77%) Network Management
9 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
9 7 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (26.92%) Degree
9 7 (26.92%) Cisco IOS

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) IaaS
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (92.31%) Firewall
2 18 (69.23%) WAN
3 17 (65.38%) LAN
4 10 (38.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 9 (34.62%) NetScaler
6 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
6 8 (30.77%) VoIP
7 7 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (26.92%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (26.92%) NX-OS
7 7 (26.92%) VPN
7 7 (26.92%) WLAN
8 2 (7.69%) BGP
8 2 (7.69%) BIG-IP
8 2 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (7.69%) IPv6
8 2 (7.69%) MPLS
8 2 (7.69%) OSPF
8 2 (7.69%) Spanning Tree
9 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) MySQL
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (26.92%) Telecoms
2 6 (23.08%) Advertising
2 6 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Network Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Data Centre Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Architect
3 2 (7.69%) Network Architect
3 2 (7.69%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) DBA
4 1 (3.85%) Designer
4 1 (3.85%) Network Designer
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (3.85%) Performance Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Performance Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) COM
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (34.62%) Driving Licence
2 7 (26.92%) Client/Server
2 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
3 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (15.38%) EqualLogic
4 2 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Linux
1 10 (38.46%) VyOS
2 7 (26.92%) CatOS
3 6 (23.08%) Windows
3 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Network Management
2 7 (26.92%) Time Management
3 6 (23.08%) High Availability
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.69%) Product Management
5 1 (3.85%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.85%) Business Development
5 1 (3.85%) Converged Infrastructure
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.85%) Presales
5 1 (3.85%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) Java
1 1 (3.85%) Perl
1 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.85%) Python
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
1 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (42.31%) CCNA
3 9 (34.62%) CCSA
3 9 (34.62%) CCSE
4 8 (30.77%) CCNP
5 7 (26.92%) Degree
6 4 (15.38%) MCSA
6 4 (15.38%) MCSE
6 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (7.69%) SAP Certification
8 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
8 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) ISO 9001
1 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (7.69%) ISO22301
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (3.85%) Nagios
1 1 (3.85%) OpenView
1 1 (3.85%) OPNET
1 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 24 (92.31%) Cisco
2 18 (69.23%) Juniper
3 17 (65.38%) VMware
4 13 (50.00%) F5
5 10 (38.46%) Brocade
5 10 (38.46%) CA
5 10 (38.46%) CheckPoint
5 10 (38.46%) Vyatta
6 4 (15.38%) Dell
7 3 (11.54%) Citrix
7 3 (11.54%) Dell Compellent
7 3 (11.54%) HP
7 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
8 2 (7.69%) SAP
9 1 (3.85%) BMC
9 1 (3.85%) Compuware
9 1 (3.85%) Ipanema Technologies
9 1 (3.85%) NetQoS
9 1 (3.85%) NetScout
9 1 (3.85%) Oracle
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago