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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SolarWinds
Rank 139 157 150
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 17 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.55% 0.24% 0.034%
As % of the Vendors category 1.40% 0.58% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 1
Average salary £32,250 £31,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.38% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
1210 1371 1442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.26% 41.51% 49.11%
Number of salaries quoted 800 868 938
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SolarWinds across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

SolarWinds Salary Histogram 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 28 January 2015. 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
Edinburgh +16 15 £32,000 -39.04% 3
Glasgow +8 2 £42,500 +34.92% 3
SolarWinds
UK

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 14 (73.68%) Windows
1 14 (73.68%) VMware
2 11 (57.89%) SQL
3 10 (52.63%) Cisco
3 10 (52.63%) VMware ESX
4 9 (47.37%) Asset Management
4 9 (47.37%) Control-M
4 9 (47.37%) HP
4 9 (47.37%) BMC
4 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
5 8 (42.11%) CheckPoint
5 8 (42.11%) Firewall
5 8 (42.11%) NetBackup
5 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
6 7 (36.84%) WAN
7 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
7 6 (31.58%) LAN
7 6 (31.58%) AIX
7 6 (31.58%) Solaris
7 6 (31.58%) Linux
7 6 (31.58%) Veritas
7 6 (31.58%) Finance
7 6 (31.58%) HP SIM
7 6 (31.58%) Release Management
8 5 (26.32%) F5
8 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (26.32%) MPLS
9 4 (21.05%) Wireless
9 4 (21.05%) Intrusion Detection

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) Firewall
2 7 (36.84%) WAN
3 6 (31.58%) LAN
4 5 (26.32%) MPLS
5 4 (21.05%) Wireless
5 4 (21.05%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (21.05%) SAN
5 4 (21.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (15.79%) WAAS
6 3 (15.79%) MRTG
6 3 (15.79%) EIGRP
7 2 (10.53%) TACACS
7 2 (10.53%) DHCP
7 2 (10.53%) VPN
7 2 (10.53%) SSL
7 2 (10.53%) Network Security
7 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (10.53%) HSRP
8 1 (5.26%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Support Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Network Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Security Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Network Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Kindle
2 2 (10.53%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) AIX
2 6 (31.58%) Solaris
2 6 (31.58%) Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Asset Management
2 6 (31.58%) Release Management
3 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.26%) CRM
4 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) CCNA
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.79%) CCNP
3 2 (10.53%) MCSA
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.53%) MCITP
4 1 (5.26%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) VMware ESX
2 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.79%) vSphere
4 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) Control-M
2 8 (42.11%) NetBackup
3 6 (31.58%) HP SIM
4 2 (10.53%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (5.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) VMware
2 10 (52.63%) Cisco
3 9 (47.37%) HP
3 9 (47.37%) BMC
4 8 (42.11%) CheckPoint
5 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
6 6 (31.58%) Veritas
7 5 (26.32%) F5
8 4 (21.05%) EMC
8 4 (21.05%) NetApp
9 3 (15.79%) Intel
9 3 (15.79%) Brocade
10 2 (10.53%) Fortinet
10 2 (10.53%) Riverbed
10 2 (10.53%) Symantec
10 2 (10.53%) McAfee
11 1 (5.26%) Mitel
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