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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 87 93 108
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +15
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 12 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.93% 0.59% 0.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.26% 2.56% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 6
Median salary - £32,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -36.58%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
228 312 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.59% 22.89% 20.12%
Number of salaries quoted 153 202 199
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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 3 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 21 (95.45%) Unix
2 20 (90.91%) Finance
3 18 (81.82%) Law
3 18 (81.82%) Migration
3 18 (81.82%) Veritas
3 18 (81.82%) Data Centre
4 10 (45.45%) Clustering
4 10 (45.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 10 (45.45%) Veritas File System
4 10 (45.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 9 (40.91%) Oracle
6 8 (36.36%) EMC
6 8 (36.36%) Billing
7 3 (13.64%) AIX
8 2 (9.09%) Linux
8 2 (9.09%) Perl
8 2 (9.09%) Windows
8 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
8 2 (9.09%) VMware
8 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
8 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (9.09%) Puppet
9 1 (4.55%) Network Management
9 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (4.55%) WebCenter
9 1 (4.55%) Data Management
9 1 (4.55%) TOGAF

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 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (4.55%) Primavera
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
General
1 20 (90.91%) Finance
2 18 (81.82%) Law
3 8 (36.36%) Billing
4 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Administrator
2 10 (45.45%) Unix Administrator
3 8 (36.36%) Solaris Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Unix Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Solaris Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Unix Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Technical Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Unix Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
1 1 (4.55%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 18 (81.82%) Data Centre
2 10 (45.45%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 21 (95.45%) Unix
2 3 (13.64%) AIX
3 2 (9.09%) Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Windows
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Migration
2 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
3 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.55%) Data Management
3 1 (4.55%) ERP
3 1 (4.55%) Network Management
3 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (4.55%) Service Management
3 1 (4.55%) SOA
3 1 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
1 2 (9.09%) Perl
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 10 (45.45%) Veritas File System
1 10 (45.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Veritas
2 9 (40.91%) Oracle
3 8 (36.36%) EMC
4 2 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) Hyperion