The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 155 141 163
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +22
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 8 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.27% 0.62% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.61% 1.55% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 3
Average salary £33,862 £32,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.81% -24.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,288 £27,000 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £38,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +1.19%
SolarWinds
UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1321 1224 1403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 44.72% 39.78% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 804 799 895
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

SolarWinds Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

SolarWinds Salary Trend in Scotland

SolarWinds
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Lothian - 5 £33,862 -
Glasgow -20 2 £34,000 -20.00%
Edinburgh -6 1 £22,500 -29.13%
SolarWinds
UK

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) Avaya
3 10 (76.92%) Firewall
4 9 (69.23%) CheckPoint
4 9 (69.23%) Ethernet
4 9 (69.23%) Fortinet
4 9 (69.23%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
6 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (23.08%) VMware
7 3 (23.08%) Supplier Management
7 3 (23.08%) Degree
7 3 (23.08%) vSphere
7 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (23.08%) ITIL V3
7 3 (23.08%) Project Management
7 3 (23.08%) ITIL
7 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
7 3 (23.08%) Windows
8 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
8 2 (15.38%) LAN
8 2 (15.38%) MS Office
8 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
8 2 (15.38%) Dell
8 2 (15.38%) Citrix
8 2 (15.38%) Wireless
8 2 (15.38%) SAN
8 2 (15.38%) Intel Security
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 2 (15.38%) Office 365

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (69.23%) Ethernet
3 2 (15.38%) LAN
3 2 (15.38%) SAN
3 2 (15.38%) Wireless
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (7.69%) DNS
4 1 (7.69%) LDAP
4 1 (7.69%) VLAN
4 1 (7.69%) VoIP
4 1 (7.69%) WAN
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Network Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Network Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Flash
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) EqualLogic
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
2 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL V3
3 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Supplier Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL V2
4 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Open Source
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) CCNP
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (23.08%) vSphere
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) XenApp
3 1 (7.69%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) Avaya
3 9 (69.23%) CheckPoint
3 9 (69.23%) Fortinet
4 3 (23.08%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) Citrix
5 2 (15.38%) Dell
5 2 (15.38%) Intel Security
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.69%) Juniper