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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 98 100 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 7 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.50% 0.35% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.43% 0.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
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
489 590 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 34.85% 41.26% 40.29%
Number of salaries quoted 314 383 286
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,300 £60,000 £60,000
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 24 December 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 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) EMC
2 4 (57.14%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) BMC
2 4 (57.14%) Control-M
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) VMware ESX
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) Intel
3 3 (42.86%) NetApp
3 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) NetBackup
3 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
3 3 (42.86%) Brocade
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) MPLS
4 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) vSphere
4 2 (28.57%) WAAS

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) SAN
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) MPLS
3 2 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (28.57%) WAAS
3 2 (28.57%) MRTG
3 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) Multicast
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (14.29%) VLAN
4 1 (14.29%) OSPF
4 1 (14.29%) BGP
4 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) AIX
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCIE
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware ESX
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Control-M
2 3 (42.86%) NetBackup
3 1 (14.29%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) BMC
2 4 (57.14%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) EMC
3 3 (42.86%) Intel
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) NetApp
3 3 (42.86%) Brocade
3 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) F5
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Veritas
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
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