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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within SolarWinds.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SolarWinds
UK / Scotland
Rank 132 156 143
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -13
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 4 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.17% 0.24% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.53% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 7
Median salary £34,716 £33,931 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.31% +6.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,543 £33,838 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,343 £34,000 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -

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
936 1331 1243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.73% 45.38% 39.60%
Number of salaries quoted 611 817 806
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

SolarWinds
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing SolarWinds as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SolarWinds within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Lothian -3 3 £34,716 +2.52%
Glasgow +22 1 - - 1
SolarWinds
UK

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing SolarWinds also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (63.16%) Firewall
3 11 (57.89%) LAN
3 11 (57.89%) CheckPoint
4 9 (47.37%) WAN
4 9 (47.37%) Wireless
5 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
5 8 (42.11%) Network Monitoring
6 7 (36.84%) NetScaler
6 7 (36.84%) HSRP
6 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
6 7 (36.84%) 802.1X
6 7 (36.84%) Cisco Wireless
6 7 (36.84%) VPN
6 7 (36.84%) DNS
6 7 (36.84%) OpenVMS
6 7 (36.84%) SQL
6 7 (36.84%) Oracle
6 7 (36.84%) Windows
6 7 (36.84%) Windows 2000
6 7 (36.84%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (36.84%) Windows XP
6 7 (36.84%) Citrix
6 7 (36.84%) Change Management
6 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (36.84%) Internet
6 7 (36.84%) 802.11
6 7 (36.84%) MPLS
6 7 (36.84%) OSPF
6 7 (36.84%) BGP

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) Firewall
2 11 (57.89%) LAN
3 9 (47.37%) WAN
3 9 (47.37%) Wireless
4 7 (36.84%) 802.11
4 7 (36.84%) BGP
4 7 (36.84%) Cisco Wireless
4 7 (36.84%) DNS
4 7 (36.84%) EIGRP
4 7 (36.84%) HSRP
4 7 (36.84%) Internet
4 7 (36.84%) IPsec
4 7 (36.84%) MPLS
4 7 (36.84%) NetScaler
4 7 (36.84%) OSPF
4 7 (36.84%) VPN
4 7 (36.84%) Wireshark
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (15.79%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Network Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Site Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Support Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Systems Support
2 7 (36.84%) Systems Support Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Support
3 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Traffic Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Operations Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) Network Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Network Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Network Security Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Security Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
2 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) OpenVMS
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
1 7 (36.84%) Windows 2000
1 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (36.84%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (36.84%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (36.84%) Change Management
3 5 (26.32%) Network Management
4 4 (21.05%) Change Control
4 4 (21.05%) Line Management
4 4 (21.05%) QMS
4 4 (21.05%) Quality Management
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL
5 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
6 2 (10.53%) ITIL V3
6 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
7 1 (5.26%) Compliance Management
7 1 (5.26%) Investment Management
7 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
7 1 (5.26%) Network Design
7 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) HND
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) Cacti
1 7 (36.84%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (57.89%) CheckPoint
3 7 (36.84%) Citrix
3 7 (36.84%) F5
3 7 (36.84%) Oracle
4 3 (15.79%) Avaya
5 2 (10.53%) Fortinet
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