Period
to 14 July 2020

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 14 July 2020 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
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 89 120 125
Rank change year-on-year +31 +5 +11
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 9 4 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 0.73% 0.23% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 1.83% 0.63% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 7
Median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,200 £44,750
90th Percentile £47,750 £69,000 £48,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%

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 491 632 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 40.08% 35.71% 38.94%
Number of salaries quoted 416 559 559
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +1.05%

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for SolarWinds in Wales

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SolarWinds in Wales.

Salary trend 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 14 July 2020. 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 +29 9 £45,000 -10.00%
SolarWinds
UK

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, 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 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
1 9 (100.00%) VoIP
1 9 (100.00%) Juniper
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) Network Design
1 9 (100.00%) Brocade
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (100.00%) Vyatta
1 9 (100.00%) VyOS
1 9 (100.00%) Extreme Networks
2 6 (66.67%) F5
2 6 (66.67%) High Availability
2 6 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) Advertising
2 6 (66.67%) CA
2 6 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 6 (66.67%) OSPF
2 6 (66.67%) BGP
2 6 (66.67%) WAN
2 6 (66.67%) VPN
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) CCNA
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (66.67%) Avaya
3 5 (55.56%) Coaching
4 3 (33.33%) Data Centre

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:

Applications
1 9 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
1 9 (100.00%) VoIP
2 6 (66.67%) BGP
2 6 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) OSPF
2 6 (66.67%) VPN
2 6 (66.67%) WAN
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 6 (66.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Consultant
1 6 (66.67%) Senior Consultant
1 6 (66.67%) Senior Network Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 3 (33.33%) Network Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Network Support
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Support Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Technical Support
2 3 (33.33%) Support Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Support Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 3 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Network Design
2 6 (66.67%) High Availability
3 5 (55.56%) Coaching
4 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CCNA
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Brocade
1 9 (100.00%) Extreme Networks
1 9 (100.00%) Juniper
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) Vyatta
2 6 (66.67%) Avaya
2 6 (66.67%) CA
2 6 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) F5