Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 18 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 132 145
Rank change year-on-year +21 +13 +1
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 28 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.38% 0.99% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 2.91% 2.22% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 10
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +51.79% -16.42%
10th Percentile £37,125 £37,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £57,946 £47,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 Wales.

All Vendors
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 962 1172 1156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 47.39% 44.43% 42.01%
Number of salaries quoted 816 942 988
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +2.94%
10th Percentile £22,625 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £50,900
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for SolarWinds in Wales

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for SolarWinds in Wales

SolarWinds
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SolarWinds in Wales over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SolarWinds 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 6 months to 18 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
Mid Wales +6 14 - -
South Wales +26 7 £39,250 -7.65% 1
West Wales -8 7 £55,242 +22.76% 1
SolarWinds
UK

For the 6 months to 18 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 Wales region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 28 (100.00%) Cisco
2 27 (96.43%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (92.86%) CCNP
4 19 (67.86%) F5
4 19 (67.86%) Cisco ISE
5 16 (57.14%) Wireless
5 16 (57.14%) CCNA
5 16 (57.14%) SLA
6 15 (53.57%) Problem Management
7 14 (50.00%) Infoblox
7 14 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (50.00%) Firewall
7 14 (50.00%) ITSM
7 14 (50.00%) TOGAF
7 14 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (50.00%) Service Management
7 14 (50.00%) Service Delivery
7 14 (50.00%) ITIL
7 14 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (50.00%) Change Control
7 14 (50.00%) Coaching
7 14 (50.00%) User Experience
7 14 (50.00%) IT Strategy
7 14 (50.00%) Runbook
8 13 (46.43%) WAN
9 9 (32.14%) LAN
9 9 (32.14%) BGP
10 8 (28.57%) VPN
10 8 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (21.43%) Network Management

SolarWinds
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (67.86%) Cisco ISE
2 16 (57.14%) Wireless
3 14 (50.00%) Firewall
4 13 (46.43%) WAN
5 9 (32.14%) BGP
5 9 (32.14%) LAN
6 8 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (28.57%) VPN
7 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
8 5 (17.86%) Network Security
8 5 (17.86%) Skype
8 5 (17.86%) Unified Communications
8 5 (17.86%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (17.86%) WLAN
9 4 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (14.29%) MPLS
9 4 (14.29%) OSPF
10 3 (10.71%) Wireshark
11 2 (7.14%) DHCP
11 2 (7.14%) SMS
General
1 1 (3.57%) Law
1 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (96.43%) Network Engineer
2 12 (42.86%) Lead Network Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Unix Support
Miscellaneous
1 14 (50.00%) User Experience
2 4 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.57%) CMDB
4 1 (3.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) CatOS
1 1 (3.57%) CentOS
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
1 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Problem Management
2 14 (50.00%) Change Control
2 14 (50.00%) Coaching
2 14 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 14 (50.00%) IT Strategy
2 14 (50.00%) ITIL
2 14 (50.00%) ITSM
2 14 (50.00%) Runbook
2 14 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 14 (50.00%) Service Management
2 14 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 6 (21.43%) Network Management
4 5 (17.86%) Load Balancing
5 4 (14.29%) Business Transformation
6 3 (10.71%) Change Management
7 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.57%) Network Design
7 1 (3.57%) Network Segmentation
Qualifications
1 27 (96.43%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (92.86%) CCNP
3 16 (57.14%) CCNA
4 14 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (14.29%) JNCIP
6 3 (10.71%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (10.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (67.86%) F5
3 14 (50.00%) Infoblox
4 6 (21.43%) Juniper
5 5 (17.86%) CheckPoint
6 4 (14.29%) Avaya
6 4 (14.29%) Clearswift
6 4 (14.29%) LogRhythm
6 4 (14.29%) McAfee
6 4 (14.29%) Nortel
6 4 (14.29%) ServiceNow
7 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.57%) Splunk
8 1 (3.57%) VMware