The first table below looks at the demand for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 93 83 78
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 15 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.01% 0.58% 0.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.20% 2.43% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 2
Average salary £36,750 £40,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.12% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £31,500 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £58,800 £46,500 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.29%
Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
357 288 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 24.12% 23.80% 23.52%
Number of salaries quoted 225 212 205
Average salary £36,895 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.61% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,350 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
Solaris
Scotland

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 20 (90.91%) Linux
2 11 (50.00%) AIX
3 9 (40.91%) Windows
3 9 (40.91%) Oracle
3 9 (40.91%) Oracle Database
4 8 (36.36%) UNIX
4 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
5 7 (31.82%) MySQL
5 7 (31.82%) Finance
5 7 (31.82%) Data Guard
5 7 (31.82%) Oracle RMAN
5 7 (31.82%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (27.27%) Degree
6 6 (27.27%) HTML
6 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
7 5 (22.73%) Java
7 5 (22.73%) CSS
7 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
7 5 (22.73%) OO
7 5 (22.73%) Python
7 5 (22.73%) MVC
7 5 (22.73%) Mac OS X
7 5 (22.73%) Ruby
7 5 (22.73%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
7 5 (22.73%) jQuery
7 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (22.73%) TDD
7 5 (22.73%) Pair Programming
7 5 (22.73%) RSpec

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 4 (18.18%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle BPEL
2 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 4 (18.18%) LDAP
2 4 (18.18%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) SAN
3 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle Database
2 7 (31.82%) MySQL
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
4 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
4 4 (18.18%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (18.18%) RDBMS
4 4 (18.18%) SQLPlus
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle Discoverer
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) RSpec
1 5 (22.73%) Cucumber
1 5 (22.73%) Jasmine
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (4.55%) Toad
3 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Banking
2 4 (18.18%) Retail
2 4 (18.18%) Retail Banking
2 4 (18.18%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Programmer
1 5 (22.73%) Developer
1 5 (22.73%) Ruby on Rails Developer
1 5 (22.73%) Ruby Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Technical Leader
3 3 (13.64%) Junior
3 3 (13.64%) DBA
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Junior Oracle DBA
3 3 (13.64%) Junior DBA
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 2 (9.09%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Test Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) HTML
2 5 (22.73%) CSS
2 5 (22.73%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (22.73%) jQuery
2 5 (22.73%) Backbone.js
2 5 (22.73%) Ember.js
3 3 (13.64%) Middleware
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (4.55%) Web Services
4 1 (4.55%) XML
4 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
1 5 (22.73%) Open Source
2 2 (9.09%) HACMP
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Wiki
3 1 (4.55%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) Linux
2 11 (50.00%) AIX
3 9 (40.91%) Windows
4 8 (36.36%) UNIX
5 5 (22.73%) Mac OS X
6 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) OO
1 5 (22.73%) MVC
1 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (22.73%) TDD
1 5 (22.73%) Pair Programming
1 5 (22.73%) BDD
1 5 (22.73%) Web Development
2 4 (18.18%) SOA
3 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (13.64%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.55%) CRM
4 1 (4.55%) Facility Management
4 1 (4.55%) Test Management
4 1 (4.55%) BPEL
4 1 (4.55%) Automated Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 5 (22.73%) Java
2 5 (22.73%) Python
2 5 (22.73%) Ruby
2 5 (22.73%) CoffeeScript
3 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.55%) C
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) C++
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle RMAN
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.55%) Gluster
3 1 (4.55%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) Data Guard
2 5 (22.73%) Capistrano
3 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (4.55%) Puppet
3 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) VMware
4 2 (9.09%) IBM
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) Informatica
5 1 (4.55%) Veritas
5 1 (4.55%) Sun
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) EMC
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco
5 1 (4.55%) PeopleSoft
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