The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Scotland region.

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

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 166 - 155
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 7 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.19% - 0.062%
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 2
Average salary £32,197 - £29,250
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 - £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £36,895 - £31,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -15.29%
Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1654 1619 1573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 44.28% 49.19% 48.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1059 1103 1058
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,900 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SolarWinds
UK

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 24 July 2014. 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 - 7 £32,197 -
SolarWinds
UK

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (88.89%) LAN
2 8 (88.89%) WAN
2 8 (88.89%) VPN
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco
3 7 (77.78%) Internet
4 5 (55.56%) Juniper
4 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) VMware
4 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (55.56%) xDSL
5 4 (44.44%) Junos
5 4 (44.44%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (44.44%) Lync
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco PIX
5 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds Orion
5 4 (44.44%) Games
5 4 (44.44%) JNCIA
5 4 (44.44%) IMAP
5 4 (44.44%) CCNP
5 4 (44.44%) CCNA
5 4 (44.44%) COM
5 4 (44.44%) ITIL
5 4 (44.44%) POP3
5 4 (44.44%) SMTP
5 4 (44.44%) Windows
5 4 (44.44%) Linux

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 4 (44.44%) Lync
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) LAN
2 8 (88.89%) WAN
2 8 (88.89%) VPN
3 7 (77.78%) Internet
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (55.56%) xDSL
5 4 (44.44%) Junos
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco PIX
5 4 (44.44%) IMAP
5 4 (44.44%) POP3
5 4 (44.44%) SMTP
5 4 (44.44%) MPLS
6 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (11.11%) HSRP
7 1 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (11.11%) MRTG
7 1 (11.11%) ATM
7 1 (11.11%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (44.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Support Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Support
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Support Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Network Manager
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Support
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Security Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Support Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Network Monitoring
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security
2 3 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) JNCIA
2 4 (44.44%) CCNP
2 4 (44.44%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (11.11%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
2 1 (11.11%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Juniper
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
4 1 (11.11%) Remedy
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) BMC