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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 80 101 91
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -10
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 15 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.10% 0.15% 0.086%
As % of the Vendors category 3.07% 0.39% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £32,000 £52,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.04% +75.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
489 514 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.88% 38.13% 40.69%
Number of salaries quoted 313 322 284
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,200 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 2015, 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 14 (82.35%) Windows
1 14 (82.35%) VMware
2 11 (64.71%) SQL
3 10 (58.82%) VMware ESX
4 9 (52.94%) Asset Management
4 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
4 9 (52.94%) Control-M
4 9 (52.94%) HP
4 9 (52.94%) BMC
5 8 (47.06%) Cisco
5 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (47.06%) NetBackup
6 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
7 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
7 6 (35.29%) AIX
7 6 (35.29%) Solaris
7 6 (35.29%) Linux
7 6 (35.29%) Veritas
7 6 (35.29%) CheckPoint
7 6 (35.29%) Firewall
7 6 (35.29%) Finance
7 6 (35.29%) HP SIM
7 6 (35.29%) Release Management
8 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (29.41%) LAN
8 5 (29.41%) WAN
9 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
9 4 (23.53%) NetApp
9 4 (23.53%) EMC
9 4 (23.53%) SAN

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Firewall
2 5 (29.41%) LAN
2 5 (29.41%) WAN
3 4 (23.53%) SAN
3 4 (23.53%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (17.65%) MRTG
4 3 (17.65%) MPLS
4 3 (17.65%) WAAS
4 3 (17.65%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (17.65%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (11.76%) Wireless
6 1 (5.88%) VLAN
6 1 (5.88%) OSPF
6 1 (5.88%) BGP
6 1 (5.88%) EIGRP
6 1 (5.88%) VoIP
6 1 (5.88%) Multicast
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Support Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Network Operations Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Kindle
2 2 (11.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) AIX
2 6 (35.29%) Solaris
2 6 (35.29%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Asset Management
2 6 (35.29%) Release Management
3 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
4 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (17.65%) CCNP
1 3 (17.65%) CCNA
2 2 (11.76%) MCSA
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) MCITP
3 1 (5.88%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) VMware ESX
2 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (17.65%) vSphere
4 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) Control-M
2 8 (47.06%) NetBackup
3 6 (35.29%) HP SIM
4 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
4 1 (5.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) VMware
2 9 (52.94%) HP
2 9 (52.94%) BMC
3 8 (47.06%) Cisco
4 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
5 6 (35.29%) Veritas
5 6 (35.29%) CheckPoint
6 4 (23.53%) NetApp
6 4 (23.53%) EMC
7 3 (17.65%) Brocade
7 3 (17.65%) Intel
7 3 (17.65%) F5
8 2 (11.76%) Symantec
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