The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SolarWinds over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 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.

SolarWinds
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 - 87
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 3 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.27% - 1.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.66% - 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 9
Median salary £30,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.55%  

SolarWinds is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 456 519 492
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 40.68% 38.76% 36.42%
Number of salaries quoted 306 320 299
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +26.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £53,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing SolarWinds as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for SolarWinds in Edinburgh

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SolarWinds in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for SolarWinds in Edinburgh

SolarWinds
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) Firewall
3 9 (64.29%) Data Centre
4 7 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 7 (50.00%) Citrix
4 7 (50.00%) Internet
4 7 (50.00%) 802.11
4 7 (50.00%) MPLS
4 7 (50.00%) OSPF
4 7 (50.00%) BGP
4 7 (50.00%) EIGRP
4 7 (50.00%) LAN
4 7 (50.00%) WAN
4 7 (50.00%) VPN
4 7 (50.00%) Windows
4 7 (50.00%) 802.1X
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 7 (50.00%) NetScaler
4 7 (50.00%) HSRP
4 7 (50.00%) Cacti
4 7 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (50.00%) F5
4 7 (50.00%) Wireless
4 7 (50.00%) IPsec
4 7 (50.00%) Change Management
4 7 (50.00%) Wireshark
4 7 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (42.86%) Degree
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (28.57%) Quality Management

SolarWinds
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) 802.11
2 7 (50.00%) BGP
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 7 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 7 (50.00%) HSRP
2 7 (50.00%) Internet
2 7 (50.00%) IPsec
2 7 (50.00%) LAN
2 7 (50.00%) MPLS
2 7 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 7 (50.00%) OSPF
2 7 (50.00%) VPN
2 7 (50.00%) WAN
2 7 (50.00%) Wireless
2 7 (50.00%) Wireshark
3 4 (28.57%) DNS
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Site Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Systems Support
2 4 (28.57%) Systems Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Traffic Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Data Centre
2 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (28.57%) OpenVMS
3 4 (28.57%) Windows 2000
3 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 7 (50.00%) Change Management
1 7 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (28.57%) Change Control
2 4 (28.57%) Line Management
2 4 (28.57%) Network Management
2 4 (28.57%) QMS
2 4 (28.57%) Quality Management
3 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) HND
3 3 (21.43%) CCNA
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (21.43%) MCSE
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Cacti
2 4 (28.57%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 7 (50.00%) Citrix
2 7 (50.00%) F5
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) SonicWALL
5 1 (7.14%) Juniper