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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 12 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 5 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 9.43% 5.00% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.24% 9.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £42,500 £40,995 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.67% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
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
29 41 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 54.72% 51.25% 23.68%
Number of salaries quoted 22 30 5
Average salary £42,500 £40,995 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.67% +36.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £40,995
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Dell
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) Veeam
1 5 (100.00%) nginx
1 5 (100.00%) OpenSolaris
1 5 (100.00%) vSphere
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 5 (100.00%) Lync
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) nginx
1 5 (100.00%) Lync
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Technical Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Storage Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) OpenSolaris
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) Line Management
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Dell
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Veeam