Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 23 November 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 123 131
Rank change year-on-year +21 +8 0
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 7 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.49% 0.64% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 1.03% 1.50% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 9
South Wales median annual salary £39,250 £42,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.65% +51.79% -16.42%
10th Percentile £37,125 £37,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £42,313 £47,500 £72,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +51.79% -16.42%

SolarWinds is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in South Wales.

All Vendors
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 679 935 1034
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 47.32% 42.79% 42.69%
Number of salaries quoted 611 813 911
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% +2.94%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,500 £22,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £51,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +2.94%

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for SolarWinds 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 in South Wales.

Salary trend for SolarWinds 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport -1 5 £39,250 -10.29%
Cardiff +30 2 £40,000 - 1
SolarWinds
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) Network Management
3 5 (71.43%) Unified Communications
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco ISE
3 5 (71.43%) Skype
3 5 (71.43%) CCNP
3 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 5 (71.43%) BGP
3 5 (71.43%) WLAN
3 5 (71.43%) Network Security
3 5 (71.43%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (28.57%) Juniper
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) SMS
6 1 (14.29%) VoIP
6 1 (14.29%) Unix
6 1 (14.29%) Linux
6 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
6 1 (14.29%) DHCP
6 1 (14.29%) SNMP
6 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management

SolarWinds
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
3 5 (71.43%) BGP
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco ISE
3 5 (71.43%) Network Security
3 5 (71.43%) Skype
3 5 (71.43%) Unified Communications
3 5 (71.43%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (71.43%) WLAN
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (28.57%) SMS
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (14.29%) DHCP
6 1 (14.29%) SNMP
6 1 (14.29%) SSH
6 1 (14.29%) VoIP
General
1 1 (14.29%) Law
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Lead Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 1 (14.29%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) CatOS
1 1 (14.29%) CentOS
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Network Segmentation
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) Splunk