Period
to 21 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SolarWinds over the 6 months to 21 July 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.

SolarWinds
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 92 95
Rank change year-on-year +11 +3 -14
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 9 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.86% 1.15% 0.82%
As % of the Vendors category 2.06% 2.86% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 12
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +47.83% -28.13%
10th Percentile £33,125 £37,500 £25,875
90th Percentile £42,500 £52,500 £39,075
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £29,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +44.07% -26.25%

SolarWinds is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 437 559 634
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 41.82% 40.22% 43.37%
Number of salaries quoted 395 475 500
Cardiff median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £23,850 £22,500 £24,675
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £51,375
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing SolarWinds as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for SolarWinds in Cardiff

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for SolarWinds in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
3 5 (55.56%) Law
4 4 (44.44%) Nagios
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (44.44%) CA
4 4 (44.44%) Unix
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Nimsoft
4 4 (44.44%) ServiceNow
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 3 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (33.33%) Office 365
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (33.33%) ServiceCenter
5 3 (33.33%) iSCSI
5 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) MCSE
5 3 (33.33%) MCSA
5 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) IIS
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory

SolarWinds
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (33.33%) IIS
1 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
1 3 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) BGP
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) HSRP
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) MPLS
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security
3 1 (11.11%) PuTTY
3 1 (11.11%) SecureCRT
3 1 (11.11%) SSH
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) Telnet
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (55.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Monitoring Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) CMDB
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) Network Management
2 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (33.33%) MCSA
2 3 (33.33%) MCSE
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Nagios
2 3 (33.33%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) CA
2 4 (44.44%) Nimsoft
2 4 (44.44%) ServiceNow
3 3 (33.33%) Dell
3 3 (33.33%) HP
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Juniper
5 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat