Period
to 25 April 2019

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 25 April 2019 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
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 116 111 129
Rank change year-on-year -5 +18 -11
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 3 30 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.17% 1.56% 0.82%
As % of the Vendors category 0.49% 3.72% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 9
Wales median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - -20.00%
10th Percentile £41,800 £33,733 £36,250
90th Percentile £71,000 £43,500 £47,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 612 806 1,047
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 34.67% 42.02% 47.90%
Number of salaries quoted 561 611 855
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +2.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,250 £23,175
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,750 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,269
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.93% +0.60%

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 25 April 2019.

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 25 April 2019. 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
South Wales +10 3 £50,000 +75.47%
SolarWinds
UK

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, 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 Wales region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 2 (66.67%) xDSL
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) IPv4
2 2 (66.67%) IPv6
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) ADSL
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) SMTP

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) IPv4
2 2 (66.67%) IPv6
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 2 (66.67%) xDSL
3 1 (33.33%) 4G
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) NX-OS
3 1 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Network Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) LAN/WAN Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) DDoS Mitigation
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
1 1 (33.33%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (33.33%) BT
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Huawei
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Meraki
3 1 (33.33%) Openreach
3 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (33.33%) Ruckus Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) ZyXEL