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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 101 96 92
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 8 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.62% 0.47% 0.71%
As % of the Vendors category 1.39% 1.12% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 9
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +56.25%
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
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
576 536 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 44.55% 42.20% 43.38%
Number of salaries quoted 488 459 490
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,800 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £47,500
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
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 6 December 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 0 6 £42,500 -15.00%
West Wales - 2 £45,000 -
SolarWinds
UK

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 19 (73.08%) LAN
2 15 (57.69%) Cisco
2 15 (57.69%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (53.85%) Firewall
3 14 (53.85%) VMware
4 13 (50.00%) CCNP
5 12 (46.15%) CheckPoint
5 12 (46.15%) F5
6 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (42.31%) CCNA
6 11 (42.31%) WAN
6 11 (42.31%) ITIL
6 11 (42.31%) Linux
7 10 (38.46%) High Availability
7 10 (38.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 10 (38.46%) Brocade
7 10 (38.46%) VyOS
7 10 (38.46%) Vyatta
7 10 (38.46%) Extreme Networks
8 9 (34.62%) VoIP
8 9 (34.62%) SLA
8 9 (34.62%) Cisco Prime
8 9 (34.62%) Avaya
8 9 (34.62%) Advertising
8 9 (34.62%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (30.77%) Telecoms
9 8 (30.77%) Finance
9 8 (30.77%) Network Design
9 8 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (26.92%) Infrastructure Management

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (73.08%) LAN
2 14 (53.85%) Firewall
3 11 (42.31%) WAN
4 10 (38.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 9 (34.62%) VoIP
5 9 (34.62%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (26.92%) Structured Cabling
7 5 (19.23%) Wireless
8 3 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (11.54%) VPN
9 2 (7.69%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (7.69%) Network Security
9 2 (7.69%) SNMP
9 2 (7.69%) TACACS
9 2 (7.69%) Wireshark
10 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
10 1 (3.85%) Internet
10 1 (3.85%) MPLS
10 1 (3.85%) RIP
10 1 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) MySQL
General
1 9 (34.62%) Advertising
2 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Network Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Head of Infrastructure
3 4 (15.38%) VoIP Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Monitoring Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Network Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Network Services Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Network Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Service Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (26.92%) Data Centre
3 4 (15.38%) Statistics
4 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
4 3 (11.54%) User Experience
5 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 2 (7.69%) Driving Licence
6 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Linux
2 10 (38.46%) VyOS
3 4 (15.38%) Unix
4 3 (11.54%) Windows
5 1 (3.85%) HPUX
5 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) ITIL
2 10 (38.46%) High Availability
3 8 (30.77%) Network Design
4 7 (26.92%) Infrastructure Management
4 7 (26.92%) Project Management
5 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
5 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 4 (15.38%) Service Management
6 3 (11.54%) Business Continuity
6 3 (11.54%) Change Management
6 3 (11.54%) Coaching
6 3 (11.54%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 3 (11.54%) Information Security
6 3 (11.54%) ITSM
6 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
6 3 (11.54%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.69%) Network Management
7 2 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (50.00%) CCNP
3 11 (42.31%) CCNA
4 6 (23.08%) Degree
5 3 (11.54%) CCIE
6 2 (7.69%) CCDP
6 2 (7.69%) CCSA
6 2 (7.69%) CCSE
7 1 (3.85%) RHCE
7 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) SLA
2 3 (11.54%) BS7799
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (34.62%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.85%) AppManager
2 1 (3.85%) BladeLogic
2 1 (3.85%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (3.85%) Nagios
2 1 (3.85%) OpenView
2 1 (3.85%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (3.85%) ZABBIX
2 1 (3.85%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Cisco
2 14 (53.85%) VMware
3 12 (46.15%) CheckPoint
3 12 (46.15%) F5
4 10 (38.46%) Brocade
4 10 (38.46%) Extreme Networks
4 10 (38.46%) Vyatta
5 9 (34.62%) Avaya
6 4 (15.38%) Juniper
7 2 (7.69%) CA
7 2 (7.69%) Citrix
7 2 (7.69%) Fortinet
7 2 (7.69%) Infoblox
8 1 (3.85%) Aruba
8 1 (3.85%) HP
8 1 (3.85%) Intel Security
8 1 (3.85%) NetIQ
8 1 (3.85%) Nortel
8 1 (3.85%) Oracle
8 1 (3.85%) Remedy