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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 84 88 95
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 14 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.15% 1.09% 1.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.30% 4.58% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 9
Median salary £38,670 £50,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.66% +21.95%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,048 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -4.33%
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
264 349 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.73% 23.68% 23.79%
Number of salaries quoted 159 209 225
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £52,300
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
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 2016.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 21 (84.00%) Unix
1 21 (84.00%) Finance
2 20 (80.00%) Migration
2 20 (80.00%) Veritas
2 20 (80.00%) Oracle
2 20 (80.00%) Data Centre
3 19 (76.00%) Virtual Machines
4 16 (64.00%) EMC
4 16 (64.00%) Billing
5 15 (60.00%) Law
6 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
7 4 (16.00%) Windows
7 4 (16.00%) Linux
7 4 (16.00%) LDAP
7 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
7 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
7 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (16.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 4 (16.00%) Veritas File System
7 4 (16.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (16.00%) Clustering
7 4 (16.00%) SQL
7 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
8 3 (12.00%) Kanban
8 3 (12.00%) Skype
8 3 (12.00%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (12.00%) Scrum

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 (12.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) LDAP
1 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.00%) DHCP
2 3 (12.00%) DNS
2 3 (12.00%) SAN
2 3 (12.00%) Skype
2 3 (12.00%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (12.00%) Informix
2 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle ODI
General
1 21 (84.00%) Finance
2 16 (64.00%) Billing
3 15 (60.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Consultant
1 7 (28.00%) Solaris Consultant
1 7 (28.00%) Unix Consultant
2 3 (12.00%) Senior Server Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Server Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Solaris Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) IT Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (4.00%) Unix Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) LAMP
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 20 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (84.00%) Unix
2 4 (16.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Migration
2 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.00%) DevOps
3 3 (12.00%) Kanban
3 3 (12.00%) Open Source
3 3 (12.00%) Scrum
4 1 (4.00%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) Perl
2 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) CCSA
1 1 (4.00%) CCSE
System Software
1 19 (76.00%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (16.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (16.00%) Veritas File System
2 4 (16.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (12.00%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (4.00%) NFS
4 1 (4.00%) Samba
4 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Oracle
1 20 (80.00%) Veritas
2 16 (64.00%) EMC
3 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (12.00%) Citrix
4 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.00%) Sun
5 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco
5 1 (4.00%) Nokia
5 1 (4.00%) VMware