The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within SolarWinds.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 100 - 87
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.067% - 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% - 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £36,895 - £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -10.00%
SolarWinds
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
613 491 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.98% 40.35% 40.93%
Number of salaries quoted 416 297 354
Average salary £40,000 £48,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

SolarWinds Salary Trend in Edinburgh

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing SolarWinds also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SolarWinds.

1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Internet
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Games
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) MPLS
2 4 (57.14%) JNCIA
2 4 (57.14%) IMAP
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco PIX
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (57.14%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (57.14%) xDSL
2 4 (57.14%) Junos
2 4 (57.14%) Lync
2 4 (57.14%) Juniper
2 4 (57.14%) CCNA
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) POP3
2 4 (57.14%) SMTP
2 4 (57.14%) COM
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) UNIX
3 3 (42.86%) Windows

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing SolarWinds also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SolarWinds. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) Internet
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) MPLS
2 4 (57.14%) POP3
2 4 (57.14%) SMTP
2 4 (57.14%) IMAP
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco PIX
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (57.14%) xDSL
2 4 (57.14%) Junos
3 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (57.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Support
1 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Support Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) COM
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Information Assurance
2 3 (42.86%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) JNCIA
2 4 (57.14%) CCNA
3 3 (42.86%) CCNP
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Juniper
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint