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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 78 82 84
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 10 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.90% 0.89% 1.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.18% 4.35% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 10
Median salary £37,500 £43,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.79% +10.96%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%

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
239 253 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.51% 20.39% 24.20%
Number of salaries quoted 160 171 191
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 12 (70.59%) Red Hat
2 11 (64.71%) Windows
3 10 (58.82%) Python
4 9 (52.94%) C++
4 9 (52.94%) Java
4 9 (52.94%) Linux
5 8 (47.06%) VB
5 8 (47.06%) C
5 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
5 8 (47.06%) Ruby
5 8 (47.06%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (47.06%) Security Testing
5 8 (47.06%) CREST Certified
6 7 (41.18%) PL/SQL
6 7 (41.18%) SQL
7 6 (35.29%) Banking
8 4 (23.53%) Change Management
8 4 (23.53%) Finance
8 4 (23.53%) Samba
8 4 (23.53%) Replication
8 4 (23.53%) VMware
8 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (23.53%) Perl
8 4 (23.53%) Oracle
8 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
8 4 (23.53%) LDAP
8 4 (23.53%) NFS
8 4 (23.53%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 12c

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 2 (11.76%) Apache
1 2 (11.76%) GlassFish
1 2 (11.76%) JBoss
1 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
1 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
1 2 (11.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
2 4 (23.53%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 12c
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle ODI
General
1 6 (35.29%) Banking
2 4 (23.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Tester
2 7 (41.18%) Manual Tester
2 7 (41.18%) Security Tester
3 4 (23.53%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Server Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (5.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (5.88%) Penetration Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Penetration Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Software Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (11.76%) Middleware
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Linux
3 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (17.65%) Unix
5 2 (11.76%) AIX
5 2 (11.76%) CentOS
5 2 (11.76%) zOS
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Penetration Testing
1 8 (47.06%) Security Testing
2 4 (23.53%) Change Management
2 4 (23.53%) Patch Management
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps
3 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
3 2 (11.76%) Open Source
3 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) Content Management
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
4 1 (5.88%) Document Management
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Content Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Python
2 9 (52.94%) C++
2 9 (52.94%) Java
3 8 (47.06%) C
3 8 (47.06%) Ruby
3 8 (47.06%) VB
4 7 (41.18%) PL/SQL
4 7 (41.18%) SQL
5 4 (23.53%) Perl
5 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
6 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
7 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) CREST Certified
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) NFS
1 4 (23.53%) Samba
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Ansible
1 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (11.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Red Hat
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) VMware