The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 83 96 96
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 13 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.02% 0.86% 0.91%
As % of the Vendors category 2.40% 1.81% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 9
Median salary £40,000 £29,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.59% -26.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £28,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £75,000 £44,300
UK excluding London median salary £41,127 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.60% +12.50%
SolarWinds
UK

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

Vendors Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
542 663 616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 42.41% 47.36% 46.63%
Number of salaries quoted 449 536 522
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Wales

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

SolarWinds Salary Trend in Wales

SolarWinds
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

SolarWinds Salary Histogram in Wales

SolarWinds
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South Wales +7 13 £40,000 +35.59%
SolarWinds
UK

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 Wales region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 31 (86.11%) Cisco
1 31 (86.11%) Firewall
2 28 (77.78%) VMware
3 24 (66.67%) Juniper
4 22 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (58.33%) LAN
5 21 (58.33%) WAN
6 18 (50.00%) F5
7 17 (47.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 16 (44.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 16 (44.44%) Vyatta
8 16 (44.44%) VyOS
8 16 (44.44%) Extreme Networks
8 16 (44.44%) CCNA
8 16 (44.44%) Linux
8 16 (44.44%) CA
8 16 (44.44%) CheckPoint
8 16 (44.44%) Brocade
9 14 (38.89%) CCSA
9 14 (38.89%) CCSE
9 14 (38.89%) Driving Licence
10 12 (33.33%) Windows
11 10 (27.78%) Windows Server
11 10 (27.78%) High Availability
12 9 (25.00%) EqualLogic
12 9 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (25.00%) Data Centre
12 9 (25.00%) MCSE
12 9 (25.00%) MCSA
12 9 (25.00%) Dell

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) IaaS
2 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (86.11%) Firewall
2 21 (58.33%) LAN
2 21 (58.33%) WAN
3 16 (44.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 9 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (19.44%) VoIP
6 6 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (16.67%) NX-OS
6 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 6 (16.67%) VPN
7 5 (13.89%) NetScaler
7 5 (13.89%) WLAN
8 3 (8.33%) NAS
8 3 (8.33%) SAN
9 2 (5.56%) Internet
9 2 (5.56%) SNMP
10 1 (2.78%) BGP
10 1 (2.78%) OSPF
10 1 (2.78%) VLAN
10 1 (2.78%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (22.22%) Advertising
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (61.11%) Network Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) Data Centre Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Monitoring Specialist
5 1 (2.78%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (2.78%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (2.78%) Consultant
5 1 (2.78%) DBA
5 1 (2.78%) Network Monitoring Specialist
5 1 (2.78%) Network Specialist
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (2.78%) Performance Consultant
5 1 (2.78%) Performance Management Consultant
5 1 (2.78%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (2.78%) Senior Performance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (38.89%) Driving Licence
2 9 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (25.00%) EqualLogic
3 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (13.89%) Client/Server
5 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
6 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (44.44%) Linux
1 16 (44.44%) VyOS
2 12 (33.33%) Windows
3 10 (27.78%) Windows Server
4 5 (13.89%) CatOS
5 2 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) High Availability
2 5 (13.89%) Network Management
2 5 (13.89%) Time Management
3 2 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (2.78%) Application Performance Management
4 1 (2.78%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 1 (2.78%) ITIL
4 1 (2.78%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (2.78%) Performance Management
4 1 (2.78%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (2.78%) Presales
4 1 (2.78%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) Java
1 2 (5.56%) Perl
1 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
1 2 (5.56%) VB
2 1 (2.78%) Python
2 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (44.44%) CCNA
3 14 (38.89%) CCSA
3 14 (38.89%) CCSE
4 9 (25.00%) MCSA
4 9 (25.00%) MCSE
4 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (16.67%) CCNP
6 5 (13.89%) Degree
7 1 (2.78%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (47.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Nagios
2 2 (5.56%) AppManager
2 2 (5.56%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (5.56%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (5.56%) OpenView
2 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.78%) OPNET
3 1 (2.78%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 31 (86.11%) Cisco
2 28 (77.78%) VMware
3 24 (66.67%) Juniper
4 18 (50.00%) F5
5 16 (44.44%) Brocade
5 16 (44.44%) CA
5 16 (44.44%) CheckPoint
5 16 (44.44%) Extreme Networks
5 16 (44.44%) Vyatta
6 9 (25.00%) Dell
7 4 (11.11%) Dell Compellent
8 3 (8.33%) SonicWALL
9 2 (5.56%) HP
9 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
9 2 (5.56%) NetIQ
9 2 (5.56%) Riverbed
10 1 (2.78%) Oracle