Period
to 19 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swansea 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 19 October 2018 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
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 56 -
Rank change year-on-year +18 - -
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 9 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 3.66% 1.12% -
As % of the Vendors category 12.68% 3.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 0
Swansea median annual salary £47,500 £55,242 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.01% - -
West Wales median annual salary £47,500 £55,242 -
% change year-on-year -14.01% - -

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 Swansea.

All Vendors
Swansea
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 71 120 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 28.86% 33.52% 26.75%
Number of salaries quoted 63 114 42
Swansea median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +20.00% +37.61%
10th Percentile £21,750 £24,175 £28,750
90th Percentile £54,844 £57,946 £53,750
West Wales median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +20.00% +38.89%

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in Swansea

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

Job vacancy trend for SolarWinds in Swansea

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Salary trend for SolarWinds in Swansea

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT jobs citing SolarWinds also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Swansea region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (100.00%) CCNP
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) WAN
2 8 (88.89%) VPN
3 7 (77.78%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (77.78%) Wireshark
4 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
4 6 (66.67%) Degree
4 6 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (66.67%) LAN
4 6 (66.67%) SLA
4 6 (66.67%) Wireless
4 6 (66.67%) Change Management
5 2 (22.22%) Nortel
5 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) JNCIP
5 2 (22.22%) JNCIE
5 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) CCIE
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 2 (22.22%) Avaya
5 2 (22.22%) Juniper
5 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
5 2 (22.22%) MPLS
5 2 (22.22%) OSPF

SolarWinds
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swansea 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 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) VPN
2 8 (88.89%) WAN
3 7 (77.78%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (77.78%) Wireshark
4 6 (66.67%) LAN
4 6 (66.67%) Wireless
5 2 (22.22%) BGP
5 2 (22.22%) MPLS
5 2 (22.22%) OSPF
6 1 (11.11%) DHCP
6 1 (11.11%) DNS
6 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 9 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CCNP
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (66.67%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) CCIE
3 2 (22.22%) JNCIE
3 2 (22.22%) JNCIP
4 1 (11.11%) CCDA
4 1 (11.11%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Avaya
2 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
2 2 (22.22%) Clearswift
2 2 (22.22%) F5
2 2 (22.22%) Juniper
2 2 (22.22%) LogRhythm
2 2 (22.22%) McAfee
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Nortel
2 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow