The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 22 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 2 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 2.63% 7.25% 5.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.67% 13.51% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 4
Average salary £65,000 £42,500 £40,995
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.94% +3.67%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Solaris
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dundee region.

Operating Systems Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
30 37 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 39.47% 53.62% 54.05%
Number of salaries quoted 24 27 32
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,995
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £24,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,995 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Dundee region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Solaris
Salary Trend in Dundee

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Dundee region.

Solaris Salary Trend in Dundee

Solaris
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing Solaris 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 Solaris.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing Solaris 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 Solaris. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Integration Specialist
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft