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 23 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 84 88 92
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 13 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.06% 1.10% 1.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.73% 4.75% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 11
Median salary £40,000 £50,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.79% +55.38%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -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 Edinburgh region.

Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
275 358 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 22.34% 23.25% 25.37%
Number of salaries quoted 194 206 235
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

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 23 August 2016.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 20 (74.07%) Oracle
1 20 (74.07%) Unix
2 19 (70.37%) Finance
2 19 (70.37%) Virtual Machines
3 18 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 18 (66.67%) Migration
3 18 (66.67%) Veritas
4 16 (59.26%) EMC
4 16 (59.26%) Billing
5 13 (48.15%) Law
6 8 (29.63%) Linux
6 8 (29.63%) Windows
7 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
7 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (18.52%) SQL
8 4 (14.81%) LDAP
8 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
8 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
8 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
8 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (11.11%) Kanban
9 3 (11.11%) Squid
9 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
9 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
9 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (11.11%) Banking
9 3 (11.11%) GlassFish
9 3 (11.11%) SCCM

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 3 (11.11%) GlassFish
1 3 (11.11%) nginx
1 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
1 3 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) LDAP
1 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.11%) DHCP
2 3 (11.11%) DNS
2 3 (11.11%) SAN
2 3 (11.11%) Skype
2 3 (11.11%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (3.70%) Firewall
3 1 (3.70%) LAN
3 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
2 3 (11.11%) Informix
2 3 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 3 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle ODI
General
1 19 (70.37%) Finance
2 16 (59.26%) Billing
3 13 (48.15%) Law
4 3 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Consultant
1 7 (25.93%) Solaris Consultant
1 7 (25.93%) Unix Consultant
2 3 (11.11%) Analyst
2 3 (11.11%) Senior Server Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Senior Windows Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Server Analyst
2 3 (11.11%) Server Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (3.70%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (3.70%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (3.70%) Security Engineer
3 1 (3.70%) Software Support Engineer
3 1 (3.70%) Team Leader
3 1 (3.70%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (3.70%) Technical Support
3 1 (3.70%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (3.70%) Unix Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) LAMP
1 3 (11.11%) Middleware
2 1 (3.70%) HTML
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.41%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (74.07%) Unix
2 8 (29.63%) Linux
2 8 (29.63%) Windows
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
4 4 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (11.11%) AIX
5 3 (11.11%) zOS
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Migration
2 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.11%) Change Management
3 3 (11.11%) DevOps
3 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 3 (11.11%) Kanban
3 3 (11.11%) Open Source
3 3 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (11.11%) Scrum
3 3 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (3.70%) Content Management
4 1 (3.70%) CRM
4 1 (3.70%) Document Management
4 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Content Management
4 1 (3.70%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.70%) C++
3 1 (3.70%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) Perl
3 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) CCSA
1 1 (3.70%) CCSE
System Software
1 19 (70.37%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) Squid
2 3 (11.11%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (7.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (7.41%) Veritas File System
3 2 (7.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (3.70%) NFS
4 1 (3.70%) Samba
4 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Oracle
2 18 (66.67%) Veritas
3 16 (59.26%) EMC
4 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
5 3 (11.11%) Citrix
5 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 3 (11.11%) Sun
6 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco
6 1 (3.70%) Nokia
6 1 (3.70%) VMware
Edinburgh
TDA Group
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