Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 6 months to 18 November 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 196 197 232
Rank change year-on-year +1 +35 +20
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 27 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.48% 0.37% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 1.18% 0.80% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 10
Scotland median annual salary £57,500 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.33% +5.63% +7.58%
10th Percentile £46,250 £36,250 £32,200
90th Percentile £61,250 £40,000 £47,625
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

SolarWinds is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Scotland.

All Vendors
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2282 2372 2627
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 40.66% 45.63% 40.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1446 1431 1708
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £58,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing SolarWinds as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for SolarWinds in Scotland

SolarWinds
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for SolarWinds in Scotland

SolarWinds
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SolarWinds in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SolarWinds 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -15 14 £57,500 +53.33%
Glasgow -6 8 £47,500 +26.67%
North Lanarkshire - 5 £47,500 -
SolarWinds
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 26 (96.30%) Cisco
2 20 (74.07%) Windows
2 20 (74.07%) VMware
2 20 (74.07%) SCCM
2 20 (74.07%) SCOM
2 20 (74.07%) Hyper-V
2 20 (74.07%) PowerShell
2 20 (74.07%) Windows Server 2012
2 20 (74.07%) Windows Server
3 19 (70.37%) Active Directory
4 16 (59.26%) DHCP
5 14 (51.85%) ITIL
5 14 (51.85%) Virtual Team
5 14 (51.85%) Root Cause Analysis
6 13 (48.15%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (48.15%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (48.15%) MCSE
6 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
6 13 (48.15%) DNS
6 13 (48.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (48.15%) Citrix
6 13 (48.15%) Internet
6 13 (48.15%) Microsoft App-V
6 13 (48.15%) Validation
6 13 (48.15%) XenApp
6 13 (48.15%) XenDesktop
6 13 (48.15%) Performance Management
6 13 (48.15%) Google
6 13 (48.15%) Application Packaging

SolarWinds
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (25.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (59.26%) DHCP
2 13 (48.15%) DNS
2 13 (48.15%) Internet
3 6 (22.22%) WAN
4 5 (18.52%) LAN
5 4 (14.81%) Firewall
6 3 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (11.11%) EIGRP
6 3 (11.11%) HSRP
6 3 (11.11%) MPLS
7 2 (7.41%) ATM
7 2 (7.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (7.41%) SSL
7 2 (7.41%) VPN
7 2 (7.41%) Wireless
7 2 (7.41%) WLAN
8 1 (3.70%) ADSL
8 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
8 1 (3.70%) Network Security
8 1 (3.70%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (3.70%) Banking
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (44.44%) IT Engineer
2 12 (44.44%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Network Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Network Team Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.70%) 1st Line Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Security Operations Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Security Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) SIEM Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) SIEM Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) Virtual Team
2 12 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (74.07%) Windows
1 20 (74.07%) Windows Server
1 20 (74.07%) Windows Server 2012
2 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) ITIL
1 14 (51.85%) Root Cause Analysis
2 13 (48.15%) Application Packaging
2 13 (48.15%) Performance Management
2 13 (48.15%) Validation
3 12 (44.44%) Change Management
4 7 (25.93%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (25.93%) Release Management
5 3 (11.11%) Information Security
6 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.70%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (3.70%) Line Management
7 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (3.70%) Security Operations
7 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.70%) SIEM
7 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.70%) Perl
2 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) MCSE
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.41%) CCNA
4 1 (3.70%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (74.07%) Hyper-V
2 19 (70.37%) Active Directory
3 13 (48.15%) Microsoft App-V
3 13 (48.15%) VMware ESXi
3 13 (48.15%) XenApp
3 13 (48.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (74.07%) SCCM
1 20 (74.07%) SCOM
2 7 (25.93%) FortiGate
2 7 (25.93%) Trend Micro Deep Security
3 3 (11.11%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (3.70%) QRadar
Vendors
1 26 (96.30%) Cisco
2 20 (74.07%) VMware
3 13 (48.15%) Citrix
3 13 (48.15%) Google
3 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
4 9 (33.33%) F5
4 9 (33.33%) Fortinet
5 7 (25.93%) Juniper
5 7 (25.93%) NetApp
5 7 (25.93%) Trend Micro
6 5 (18.52%) McAfee
7 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
8 2 (7.41%) Brocade
8 2 (7.41%) Dell
8 2 (7.41%) Riverbed
9 1 (3.70%) ArcSight
9 1 (3.70%) LogRhythm
9 1 (3.70%) Remedy
9 1 (3.70%) Splunk