The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 82 95 104
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +9
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 13 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.10% 0.85% 0.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.08% 3.59% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 9
Median salary £39,335 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.19% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,803 £31,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,867 £53,300 £57,200
UK excluding London median salary £47,250 £46,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+1.61% +1.08%
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 Edinburgh region.

Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
256 334 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.59% 23.72% 21.97%
Number of salaries quoted 145 199 201
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,895
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +8.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Solaris
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing Solaris 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 Solaris.

1 26 (92.86%) Unix
1 26 (92.86%) Finance
2 25 (89.29%) Data Centre
2 25 (89.29%) Veritas
2 25 (89.29%) Migration
3 20 (71.43%) Law
4 17 (60.71%) Oracle
4 17 (60.71%) Virtual Machines
5 16 (57.14%) EMC
5 16 (57.14%) Billing
6 9 (32.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 9 (32.14%) Veritas File System
6 9 (32.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 9 (32.14%) Clustering
7 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (10.71%) Windows
9 2 (7.14%) Linux
9 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
9 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
10 1 (3.57%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (3.57%) DNS
10 1 (3.57%) Cisco
10 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
10 1 (3.57%) Sun
10 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
10 1 (3.57%) Citrix
10 1 (3.57%) SAN
10 1 (3.57%) Nokia
10 1 (3.57%) Informix

Solaris
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) nginx
1 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (3.57%) DHCP
2 1 (3.57%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) LAN
2 1 (3.57%) LDAP
2 1 (3.57%) SAN
2 1 (3.57%) Skype
2 1 (3.57%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Informix
1 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 26 (92.86%) Finance
2 20 (71.43%) Law
3 16 (57.14%) Billing
4 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Administrator
2 7 (25.00%) Consultant
2 7 (25.00%) Solaris Administrator
2 7 (25.00%) Solaris Consultant
2 7 (25.00%) Unix Administrator
2 7 (25.00%) Unix Consultant
3 1 (3.57%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (3.57%) IT Engineer
3 1 (3.57%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (3.57%) Security Engineer
3 1 (3.57%) Senior Server Engineer
3 1 (3.57%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 1 (3.57%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (3.57%) Server Engineer
3 1 (3.57%) Team Leader
3 1 (3.57%) Unix Team Leader
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (89.29%) Data Centre
2 9 (32.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (92.86%) Unix
2 3 (10.71%) Windows
3 2 (7.14%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.57%) AIX
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) Migration
2 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.57%) DevOps
3 1 (3.57%) Kanban
3 1 (3.57%) Open Source
3 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (3.57%) Scrum
3 1 (3.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) CCSA
1 1 (3.57%) CCSE
System Software
1 17 (60.71%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (32.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 9 (32.14%) Veritas File System
2 9 (32.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.57%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (89.29%) Veritas
2 17 (60.71%) Oracle
3 16 (57.14%) EMC
4 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) Citrix
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) Nokia
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.57%) Sun