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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 78 83 106
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +23
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 15 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.21% 0.67% 0.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.36% 2.82% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 9
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.39%
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
236 319 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.09% 23.66% 21.36%
Number of salaries quoted 136 204 191
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £52,500 £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 30 May 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 27 (96.43%) Unix
2 25 (89.29%) Finance
3 24 (85.71%) Migration
3 24 (85.71%) Veritas
3 24 (85.71%) Data Centre
4 21 (75.00%) Law
5 14 (50.00%) Billing
5 14 (50.00%) EMC
5 14 (50.00%) Oracle
6 10 (35.71%) Clustering
6 10 (35.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 10 (35.71%) Veritas File System
6 10 (35.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (10.71%) AIX
7 3 (10.71%) Linux
7 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.14%) VMware
8 2 (7.14%) Perl
8 2 (7.14%) Windows
8 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
8 2 (7.14%) Puppet
8 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
9 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
9 1 (3.57%) Service Management
9 1 (3.57%) Firewall

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%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (3.57%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
1 1 (3.57%) LAN
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.57%) WAN
General
1 25 (89.29%) Finance
2 21 (75.00%) Law
3 14 (50.00%) Billing
4 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Administrator
2 10 (35.71%) Unix Administrator
3 8 (28.57%) Solaris Administrator
4 5 (17.86%) Consultant
4 5 (17.86%) Solaris Consultant
4 5 (17.86%) Unix Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Unix Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) IT Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) IT Security Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Unix Team Leader
6 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 24 (85.71%) Data Centre
2 10 (35.71%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 27 (96.43%) Unix
2 3 (10.71%) AIX
2 3 (10.71%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Windows
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.57%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) Migration
2 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
1 2 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) CCSA
1 1 (3.57%) CCSE
System Software
1 10 (35.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 10 (35.71%) Veritas File System
1 10 (35.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (85.71%) Veritas
2 14 (50.00%) EMC
2 14 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) Nokia
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