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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SolarWinds
Rank 126 154 164
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +10
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 13 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.55% 0.26% 0.094%
As % of the Vendors category 1.25% 0.62% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 2
Median salary £37,500 £33,862 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.74% +2.61%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +1.86%
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
1042 1281 1263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 43.91% 41.78% 39.78%
Number of salaries quoted 663 826 811
Median salary £40,000 £41,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.19% +4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £57,500
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 8 December 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 +21 12 £37,500 +25.00%
Glasgow - 4 £37,500 -
SolarWinds
UK

SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 17 (89.47%) Cisco
2 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 11 (57.89%) WAN
3 10 (52.63%) LAN
3 10 (52.63%) Windows
3 10 (52.63%) DNS
4 9 (47.37%) Firewall
5 8 (42.11%) Wireless
5 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (42.11%) Windows 2000
5 8 (42.11%) SQL
5 8 (42.11%) Oracle
5 8 (42.11%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (42.11%) Windows XP
5 8 (42.11%) OpenVMS
5 8 (42.11%) SolarWinds Orion
5 8 (42.11%) Network Monitoring
6 7 (36.84%) HSRP
6 7 (36.84%) 802.1X
6 7 (36.84%) Cisco Wireless
6 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
6 7 (36.84%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (36.84%) F5
6 7 (36.84%) NetScaler
6 7 (36.84%) Cacti
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%) Citrix

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 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (10.53%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) WAN
2 10 (52.63%) DNS
2 10 (52.63%) LAN
3 9 (47.37%) Firewall
4 8 (42.11%) Wireless
5 7 (36.84%) 802.11
5 7 (36.84%) BGP
5 7 (36.84%) Cisco Wireless
5 7 (36.84%) EIGRP
5 7 (36.84%) HSRP
5 7 (36.84%) Internet
5 7 (36.84%) IPsec
5 7 (36.84%) MPLS
5 7 (36.84%) NetScaler
5 7 (36.84%) OSPF
5 7 (36.84%) VPN
5 7 (36.84%) Wireshark
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (10.53%) NAS
7 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Law
2 2 (10.53%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Local Government
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Network Engineer
1 8 (42.11%) Site Engineer
1 8 (42.11%) Support Engineer
1 8 (42.11%) Systems Support
1 8 (42.11%) Systems Support Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Support
2 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Operations Support Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Traffic Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
2 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) EMC VNX
4 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) OpenVMS
2 8 (42.11%) Windows 2000
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (42.11%) Windows XP
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
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
3 5 (26.32%) Problem 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 2 (10.53%) Information Security
6 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
6 1 (5.26%) Investment Management
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL
6 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.26%) Network Design
6 1 (5.26%) Process Management
6 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
1 4 (21.05%) HND
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) SolarWinds Orion
2 7 (36.84%) Cacti
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco
2 8 (42.11%) Oracle
3 7 (36.84%) CheckPoint
3 7 (36.84%) Citrix
3 7 (36.84%) F5
4 2 (10.53%) EMC
4 2 (10.53%) HP
4 2 (10.53%) Meraki
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) Sophos
4 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) Zerto
5 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
5 1 (5.26%) Remedy