The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 93 84 89
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 19 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.40% 0.64% 1.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.67% 2.82% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 14
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,350 £42,500 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,900 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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 Glasgow region.

Operating Systems Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
335 248 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 24.63% 22.82% 32.59%
Number of salaries quoted 179 155 236
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Solaris
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Glasgow region.

Solaris Salary Trend in Glasgow

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 35 (79.55%) Linux
2 33 (75.00%) Unix
3 31 (70.45%) Oracle
4 30 (68.18%) Shell Script
5 25 (56.82%) Oracle Database
6 21 (47.73%) Windows
6 21 (47.73%) AIX
6 21 (47.73%) Oracle Database 10g
6 21 (47.73%) Oracle Database 11g
7 18 (40.91%) SQL
8 17 (38.64%) PL/SQL
8 17 (38.64%) Oracle Application Server
9 15 (34.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
11 12 (27.27%) WebSphere
12 11 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
12 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 11 (25.00%) Finance
13 9 (20.45%) Mentoring
13 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (20.45%) Banking
14 8 (18.18%) VMware
14 8 (18.18%) Java
14 8 (18.18%) IBM
15 7 (15.91%) Service Management
15 7 (15.91%) Red Hat
16 6 (13.64%) ITIL
16 6 (13.64%) Oracle RMAN
16 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 17 (38.64%) Oracle Application Server
2 12 (27.27%) WebSphere
3 11 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (6.82%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (6.82%) MQSeries
4 3 (6.82%) WebSphere Portal
5 2 (4.55%) SAS
6 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) SAN
2 3 (6.82%) HTTP
2 3 (6.82%) HTTPS
2 3 (6.82%) Internet
2 3 (6.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (56.82%) Oracle Database
2 21 (47.73%) Oracle Database 10g
2 21 (47.73%) Oracle Database 11g
3 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
4 5 (11.36%) Oracle9i Database
5 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (4.55%) Base SAS
7 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.27%) DB2
General
1 11 (25.00%) Finance
2 9 (20.45%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Law
4 1 (2.27%) Electronics
4 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.27%) Marketing
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (52.27%) DBA
2 20 (45.45%) Oracle DBA
3 5 (11.36%) Consultant
4 4 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (6.82%) Designer
5 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Designer
5 3 (6.82%) Linux Support
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Technician
5 3 (6.82%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Unix Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Unix Support
6 2 (4.55%) Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.55%) Linux Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 2 (4.55%) WebSphere Specialist
6 2 (4.55%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
7 1 (2.27%) Linux Specialist
7 1 (2.27%) Unix Specialist
7 1 (2.27%) Unix Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) J2EE
1 3 (6.82%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (4.55%) HTML
2 2 (4.55%) XML
3 1 (2.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.27%) Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 35 (79.55%) Linux
2 33 (75.00%) Unix
3 21 (47.73%) AIX
3 21 (47.73%) Windows
4 15 (34.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (20.45%) Mentoring
3 7 (15.91%) Service Management
4 6 (13.64%) ITIL
4 6 (13.64%) Problem Management
5 4 (9.09%) Information Security
6 2 (4.55%) People Management
7 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.27%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.27%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.27%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.27%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.27%) High Availability
7 1 (2.27%) OOD
7 1 (2.27%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (2.27%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.27%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.27%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 30 (68.18%) Shell Script
2 18 (40.91%) SQL
3 17 (38.64%) PL/SQL
4 8 (18.18%) Java
5 4 (9.09%) Perl
6 3 (6.82%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.27%) Korn
7 1 (2.27%) Python
7 1 (2.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.55%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) SAS Certification
3 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.82%) VMware ESX
2 3 (6.82%) XenDesktop
3 2 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (70.45%) Oracle
2 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (18.18%) IBM
3 8 (18.18%) VMware
4 7 (15.91%) Red Hat
5 4 (9.09%) Dell
5 4 (9.09%) EMC
6 3 (6.82%) Citrix
6 3 (6.82%) Symantec
7 2 (4.55%) Sun
8 1 (2.27%) HP
8 1 (2.27%) SAP
8 1 (2.27%) Sybase
8 1 (2.27%) Veritas
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