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 1 May 2016 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 159 142 179
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +37
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 3 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.10% 0.53% 0.025%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 1.31% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 1
Median salary £33,250 £52,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% +59.09%
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
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
1271 1293 1714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 44.19% 40.67% 43.03%
Number of salaries quoted 734 795 1096
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 1 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Edinburgh 0 2 £32,500 -10.34%
Glasgow -13 1 £34,000 -40.86%
SolarWinds
UK

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 9 (75.00%) Cisco
1 9 (75.00%) Avaya
2 7 (58.33%) CheckPoint
2 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) Ethernet
2 7 (58.33%) Fortinet
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (41.67%) vSphere
3 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (33.33%) SAN
4 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (25.00%) Replication
5 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (16.67%) Office 365
6 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
6 2 (16.67%) Change Management
6 2 (16.67%) Wireless
6 2 (16.67%) CommVault
6 2 (16.67%) NetApp
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (16.67%) Symantec
6 2 (16.67%) Intel Security
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (58.33%) Ethernet
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (16.67%) VPN
3 2 (16.67%) Wireless
4 1 (8.33%) LAN
4 1 (8.33%) VLAN
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP
General
1 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Network Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) IT Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Network Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Flash
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Replication
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) EqualLogic
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 2 (16.67%) Patch Management
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL V2
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
1 2 (16.67%) MCSE
1 2 (16.67%) MCTS
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) vSphere
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 2 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (8.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Avaya
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) CheckPoint
2 7 (58.33%) Fortinet
3 5 (41.67%) VMware
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 2 (16.67%) CommVault
5 2 (16.67%) Dell
5 2 (16.67%) Intel Security
5 2 (16.67%) NetApp
5 2 (16.67%) Symantec