The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 92 98 90
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 21 9 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.66% 0.72% 1.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.23% 3.54% 7.03%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 19
Median salary £37,500 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.79% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,200 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,600 £55,500
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 Glasgow region.

Operating Systems Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
337 254 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 26.64% 20.19% 26.15%
Number of salaries quoted 176 150 235
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 May 2016.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 28 (65.12%) Linux
2 27 (62.79%) Unix
3 23 (53.49%) AIX
3 23 (53.49%) Oracle
3 23 (53.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (48.84%) Shell Script
5 16 (37.21%) Windows
6 15 (34.88%) Red Hat
7 14 (32.56%) WebSphere Application Server
7 14 (32.56%) WebSphere
8 13 (30.23%) VMware
8 13 (30.23%) IBM
9 12 (27.91%) Oracle Database
10 11 (25.58%) Banking
11 10 (23.26%) Java
11 10 (23.26%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (20.93%) SQL
12 9 (20.93%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (20.93%) SAN
12 9 (20.93%) Oracle Database 11g
12 9 (20.93%) Finance
13 8 (18.60%) Oracle Application Server
13 8 (18.60%) HP
13 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
13 8 (18.60%) EMC
13 8 (18.60%) PL/SQL
13 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
14 7 (16.28%) Mentoring
15 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2012

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 14 (32.56%) WebSphere
1 14 (32.56%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (18.60%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (6.98%) MQSeries
4 2 (4.65%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (4.65%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (2.33%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) SAN
2 2 (4.65%) Firewall
2 2 (4.65%) HTTP
2 2 (4.65%) HTTPS
2 2 (4.65%) Internet
2 2 (4.65%) LAN
2 2 (4.65%) SSL
2 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.65%) VLAN
2 2 (4.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) Oracle Database
2 9 (20.93%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (20.93%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
4 4 (9.30%) MySQL
4 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.33%) Base SAS
7 1 (2.33%) DB2
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (25.58%) Banking
2 9 (20.93%) Finance
3 2 (4.65%) Legal
4 1 (2.33%) Front Office
4 1 (2.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Administrator
2 8 (18.60%) DBA
2 8 (18.60%) Oracle DBA
2 8 (18.60%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (11.63%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (9.30%) Designer
4 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Designer
4 4 (9.30%) Solaris Administrator
4 4 (9.30%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.98%) Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (6.98%) Linux Support
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Technician
5 3 (6.98%) Unix Administrator
5 3 (6.98%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.65%) HPUX Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.65%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.65%) Unix Specialist
6 2 (4.65%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) HTML
1 3 (6.98%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (6.98%) X-Windows
2 2 (4.65%) CSS
2 2 (4.65%) J2EE
2 2 (4.65%) Web Services
3 1 (2.33%) CSS3
3 1 (2.33%) HTML5
3 1 (2.33%) jQuery
3 1 (2.33%) JSON
3 1 (2.33%) JSP
3 1 (2.33%) Middleware
3 1 (2.33%) REST
3 1 (2.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.33%) Clustering
2 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (65.12%) Linux
2 27 (62.79%) Unix
3 23 (53.49%) AIX
3 23 (53.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (37.21%) Windows
5 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (11.63%) HPUX
7 3 (6.98%) CentOS
7 3 (6.98%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.65%) OpenVMS
9 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (16.28%) Mentoring
3 5 (11.63%) Information Security
4 3 (6.98%) Identity Management
4 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.65%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.65%) Process Improvement
6 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.33%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.33%) High Availability
6 1 (2.33%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (2.33%) ITIL
6 1 (2.33%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (2.33%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (2.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.33%) Security Operations
6 1 (2.33%) TDD
6 1 (2.33%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 21 (48.84%) Shell Script
2 10 (23.26%) Java
3 9 (20.93%) SQL
4 8 (18.60%) PL/SQL
5 5 (11.63%) Perl
6 4 (9.30%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.33%) Korn
7 1 (2.33%) Python
7 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) CISSP
3 1 (2.33%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) COBIT
1 2 (4.65%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (13.95%) VMware ESX
3 3 (6.98%) XenDesktop
4 2 (4.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (4.65%) Veritas File System
4 2 (4.65%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Tivoli
2 3 (6.98%) NetBackup
3 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (4.65%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (2.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 23 (53.49%) Oracle
2 15 (34.88%) Red Hat
3 13 (30.23%) IBM
3 13 (30.23%) VMware
4 8 (18.60%) EMC
4 8 (18.60%) HP
4 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
5 6 (13.95%) Citrix
5 6 (13.95%) Dell
5 6 (13.95%) Sun
5 6 (13.95%) Veritas
6 3 (6.98%) Symantec
7 2 (4.65%) NetApp
8 1 (2.33%) Sybase
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