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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 101 105 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 3 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.21% 0.44% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.55% 1.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 0
Average salary £41,250 £32,197 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.10%
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
547 549 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.39% 34.81% 39.69%
Number of salaries quoted 365 383 316
Average salary £44,375 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.93% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 July 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 16 (88.89%) Windows
1 16 (88.89%) VMware
2 11 (61.11%) Asset Management
3 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (50.00%) SQL
4 9 (50.00%) Cisco
5 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
6 7 (38.89%) Linux
6 7 (38.89%) LAN
6 7 (38.89%) WAN
6 7 (38.89%) HP
6 7 (38.89%) Firewall
6 7 (38.89%) VMware ESX
6 7 (38.89%) vSphere
7 6 (33.33%) Patch Management
7 6 (33.33%) HP SIM
7 6 (33.33%) NetBackup
7 6 (33.33%) Release Management
7 6 (33.33%) Control-M
7 6 (33.33%) BMC
7 6 (33.33%) Veritas
7 6 (33.33%) CheckPoint
7 6 (33.33%) AIX
7 6 (33.33%) Solaris
8 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (27.78%) Wireless
8 5 (27.78%) MPLS
8 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (27.78%) MRTG

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Foundation
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) LAN
1 7 (38.89%) WAN
1 7 (38.89%) Firewall
2 5 (27.78%) Wireless
2 5 (27.78%) MRTG
2 5 (27.78%) MPLS
3 4 (22.22%) Network Security
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (22.22%) SAN
4 1 (5.56%) Internet
4 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.56%) IPsec
4 1 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (5.56%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.56%) Big Data
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Support Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Network Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Server Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Network Support
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Network Operations Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Replication
1 2 (11.11%) PKI
1 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Kindle
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Linux
3 6 (33.33%) AIX
3 6 (33.33%) Solaris
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Asset Management
2 6 (33.33%) Release Management
2 6 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 4 (22.22%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (5.56%) ERP
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) Workflow
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security
5 1 (5.56%) Network Management
5 1 (5.56%) Change Control
5 1 (5.56%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) MCSA
1 2 (11.11%) CCNP
1 2 (11.11%) CCNA
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (11.11%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (38.89%) vSphere
2 7 (38.89%) VMware ESX
3 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Control-M
1 6 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 6 (33.33%) HP SIM
2 2 (11.11%) Nagios
3 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) VMware
2 9 (50.00%) Cisco
3 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 7 (38.89%) HP
5 6 (33.33%) BMC
5 6 (33.33%) Veritas
5 6 (33.33%) CheckPoint
6 2 (11.11%) Symantec
7 1 (5.56%) NetApp
7 1 (5.56%) Citrix
7 1 (5.56%) Draytek
7 1 (5.56%) F5