The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 89 104 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 11 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.94% 0.075% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.10% 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 0
Average salary £60,000 £33,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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 Glasgow region.

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
524 589 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 44.86% 44.45% 49.07%
Number of salaries quoted 346 346 320
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

SolarWinds Salary Trend in Glasgow

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 13 (100.00%) WAN
1 13 (100.00%) DHCP
1 13 (100.00%) VPN
1 13 (100.00%) SSL
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
1 13 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 13 (100.00%) McAfee
1 13 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
1 13 (100.00%) Network Security
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 13 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 13 (100.00%) F5
1 13 (100.00%) HSRP
2 12 (92.31%) Wireless
2 12 (92.31%) Fortinet
2 12 (92.31%) TACACS
3 11 (84.62%) LAN
3 11 (84.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 10 (76.92%) Network Monitoring
4 10 (76.92%) Mitel
4 10 (76.92%) IP Telephony
4 10 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (76.92%) CCNA
4 10 (76.92%) MPLS
5 8 (61.54%) IPsec
5 8 (61.54%) WLAN
6 6 (46.15%) Internet
6 6 (46.15%) Wireshark

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) WAN
1 13 (100.00%) DHCP
1 13 (100.00%) VPN
1 13 (100.00%) SSL
1 13 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
1 13 (100.00%) Network Security
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 13 (100.00%) HSRP
2 12 (92.31%) Wireless
2 12 (92.31%) TACACS
3 11 (84.62%) LAN
3 11 (84.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 10 (76.92%) IP Telephony
4 10 (76.92%) MPLS
5 8 (61.54%) IPsec
5 8 (61.54%) WLAN
6 6 (46.15%) Internet
6 6 (46.15%) Wireshark
7 2 (15.38%) BIG-IP
General
1 3 (23.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Network Engineer
1 10 (76.92%) Network Security Engineer
1 10 (76.92%) Security Engineer
2 8 (61.54%) Network Security Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Network Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Security Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Analyst
3 6 (46.15%) Network Support
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Network Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (76.92%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 13 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 13 (100.00%) McAfee
1 13 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 13 (100.00%) F5
2 12 (92.31%) Fortinet
3 10 (76.92%) Mitel