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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolarWinds
Rank 178 - 151
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 2 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.049% - 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% - 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Average salary £37,750 - £32,250
90% offered a salary of more than £33,950 - £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,550 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +21.21%
Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1878 1622 1686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 46.28% 52.00% 47.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1172 962 1222
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SolarWinds
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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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 2 £37,750 -
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SolarWinds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (60.00%) ITIL
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) WAN
3 5 (50.00%) CCNP
3 5 (50.00%) VPN
3 5 (50.00%) DNS
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) Juniper
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (50.00%) OSPF
3 5 (50.00%) Nimsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Spiceworks
3 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) Clustering
4 4 (40.00%) SCCM
4 4 (40.00%) SCOM
4 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (40.00%) Network Management
4 4 (40.00%) Citrix
4 4 (40.00%) LAN
5 3 (30.00%) VoIP
5 3 (30.00%) HTTPS
5 3 (30.00%) HTTP
5 3 (30.00%) CCNA

SolarWinds
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (30.00%) Lync
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) WAN
2 5 (50.00%) VPN
2 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 5 (50.00%) OSPF
3 4 (40.00%) LAN
4 3 (30.00%) VoIP
4 3 (30.00%) HTTP
4 3 (30.00%) HTTPS
4 3 (30.00%) SAN
5 2 (20.00%) BGP
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (20.00%) VLAN
5 2 (20.00%) Network Security
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (20.00%) NAS
5 2 (20.00%) DHCP
6 1 (10.00%) xDSL
6 1 (10.00%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Server Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Server Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Server Support
2 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Support Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Support
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Network Management
3 3 (30.00%) Capacity Management
3 3 (30.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (20.00%) Security Management
4 2 (20.00%) Change Control
5 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CCNP
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (30.00%) CCNA
3 2 (20.00%) CCDA
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) MCP
3 2 (20.00%) MCSE
3 2 (20.00%) CCIE
4 1 (10.00%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SCCM
1 4 (40.00%) SCOM
2 2 (20.00%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (10.00%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (10.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
1 5 (50.00%) Juniper
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
1 5 (50.00%) Nimsoft
1 5 (50.00%) Spiceworks
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) Brocade
3 3 (30.00%) Nokia
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) EMC
4 1 (10.00%) BMC
4 1 (10.00%) CommVault
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) Remedy
4 1 (10.00%) Sophos
4 1 (10.00%) F5
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle