Period
to 20 July 2018

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 20 July 2018 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 217 203 235
Rank change year-on-year -14 +32 -18
Permanent jobs citing SolarWinds 17 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.30% 0.27% 0.068%
As % of the Vendors category 0.74% 0.69% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 3
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £57,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.43% +76.92% -38.10%
10th Percentile £36,750 £29,000 £24,450
90th Percentile £45,000 £61,750 £35,550
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 2,298 2,034 2,677
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 39.99% 39.03% 45.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,515 1,246 1,526
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.91%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £64,750
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

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 20 July 2018.

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 20 July 2018. 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 -10 7 £40,000 -30.43% 1
Glasgow -21 7 £42,500 -
Falkirk - 2 £38,500 -
Stirling - 1 £38,500 -
SolarWinds
UK

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT jobs citing SolarWinds also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for SolarWinds.

1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (35.29%) Clustering
3 6 (35.29%) Firewall
3 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (35.29%) CheckPoint
3 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) Windows
4 4 (23.53%) MCDBA
4 4 (23.53%) ITIL
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (23.53%) MCITP
4 4 (23.53%) Asset Management
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (23.53%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (17.65%) IDERA
5 3 (17.65%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (17.65%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (17.65%) Change Management
5 3 (17.65%) DevOps
5 3 (17.65%) CCSE

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (17.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (17.65%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (17.65%) IPsec
2 3 (17.65%) Network Security
2 3 (17.65%) SSL
2 3 (17.65%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) ADSL
3 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (17.65%) Big Data
3 3 (17.65%) MySQL
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
2 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) Network Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Database Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Production Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) DBA
3 3 (17.65%) Firewall Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) SQL DBA
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Clustering
2 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (23.53%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
3 3 (17.65%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (17.65%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Asset Management
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL
1 4 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (17.65%) Change Management
2 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
2 3 (17.65%) Database Tuning
2 3 (17.65%) DevOps
2 3 (17.65%) High Availability
2 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
2 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (23.53%) MCDBA
1 4 (23.53%) MCITP
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) CCIE
2 3 (17.65%) CCNP
2 3 (17.65%) CCSA
2 3 (17.65%) CCSE
2 3 (17.65%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (5.88%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
1 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco
2 6 (35.29%) CheckPoint
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) Brocade
3 3 (17.65%) Citrix
3 3 (17.65%) Dell
3 3 (17.65%) F5
3 3 (17.65%) Fortinet
3 3 (17.65%) IDERA
3 3 (17.65%) McAfee
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle
3 3 (17.65%) RedGate
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Remedy