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

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 76 86 106
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +20
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 20 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.76% 1.74% 0.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.58% 7.07% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 5
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -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
264 311 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 23.24% 24.58% 27.81%
Number of salaries quoted 132 167 204
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,875
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +0.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

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 27 August 2016.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 38 (88.37%) Linux
2 29 (67.44%) AIX
3 27 (62.79%) Oracle
4 25 (58.14%) Unix
5 23 (53.49%) Perl
5 23 (53.49%) SAN
6 20 (46.51%) IBM
7 19 (44.19%) Sun
8 16 (37.21%) HP
9 14 (32.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (30.23%) Veritas
10 13 (30.23%) Red Hat
11 12 (27.91%) HPUX
12 10 (23.26%) Korn
12 10 (23.26%) SSL
12 10 (23.26%) VMware
12 10 (23.26%) Internet
12 10 (23.26%) Shell Script
12 10 (23.26%) HTTP
12 10 (23.26%) TCP/IP
12 10 (23.26%) DNS
13 9 (20.93%) Firewall
13 9 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (20.93%) Sendmail
13 9 (20.93%) SSH
13 9 (20.93%) Finance
13 9 (20.93%) NetBackup
13 9 (20.93%) Performance Tuning
14 7 (16.28%) Windows
15 6 (13.95%) WebSphere Application Server

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 6 (13.95%) WebSphere
1 6 (13.95%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.33%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (2.33%) MQSeries
2 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle Assets
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 23 (53.49%) SAN
2 10 (23.26%) DNS
2 10 (23.26%) HTTP
2 10 (23.26%) Internet
2 10 (23.26%) SSL
2 10 (23.26%) TCP/IP
3 9 (20.93%) Firewall
3 9 (20.93%) SSH
4 1 (2.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) DataStage
2 4 (9.30%) MySQL
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (20.93%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Banking
2 4 (9.30%) General Ledger
3 1 (2.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Administrator
1 15 (34.88%) Systems Administrator
2 11 (25.58%) Systems Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) Unix Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) Unix Systems Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) Solaris Administrator
3 9 (20.93%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 9 (20.93%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) HPUX Systems Administrator
4 5 (11.63%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (11.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (9.30%) Applications Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Applications Support
5 4 (9.30%) Applications Support Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Support Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Ruby Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Unix Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) CSS
1 4 (9.30%) HTML
2 3 (6.98%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (6.98%) X-Windows
3 2 (4.65%) Middleware
4 1 (2.33%) CSS3
4 1 (2.33%) HTML5
4 1 (2.33%) jQuery
4 1 (2.33%) JSON
4 1 (2.33%) JSP
4 1 (2.33%) REST
4 1 (2.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (9.30%) Reference Data
2 1 (2.33%) DataPower
2 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.33%) PKI
2 1 (2.33%) User Experience
2 1 (2.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 38 (88.37%) Linux
2 29 (67.44%) AIX
3 25 (58.14%) Unix
4 14 (32.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (27.91%) HPUX
6 7 (16.28%) Windows
7 4 (9.30%) Mac OS X
7 4 (9.30%) OpenVMS
7 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.33%) CentOS
8 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (13.95%) Problem Management
3 4 (9.30%) ETL
3 4 (9.30%) ITSM
4 3 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (6.98%) Identity Management
4 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (6.98%) TDD
5 2 (4.65%) High Availability
6 1 (2.33%) CRM
6 1 (2.33%) Data Loss Prevention
6 1 (2.33%) ERP
6 1 (2.33%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (2.33%) Information Security
6 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.33%) OO
6 1 (2.33%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (2.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (53.49%) Perl
2 10 (23.26%) Korn
2 10 (23.26%) Shell Script
3 4 (9.30%) SQL
4 3 (6.98%) Ruby
5 2 (4.65%) Java
6 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
1 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (20.93%) Sendmail
1 9 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (9.30%) Veritas File System
2 4 (9.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 4 (9.30%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.33%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.33%) vSphere
3 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (20.93%) NetBackup
2 6 (13.95%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 5 (11.63%) Tivoli
4 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (2.33%) Nagios
5 1 (2.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 1 (2.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 27 (62.79%) Oracle
2 20 (46.51%) IBM
3 19 (44.19%) Sun
4 16 (37.21%) HP
5 13 (30.23%) Red Hat
5 13 (30.23%) Veritas
6 10 (23.26%) VMware
7 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
8 4 (9.30%) Ab Initio
8 4 (9.30%) Citrix
8 4 (9.30%) Dell
8 4 (9.30%) EMC
8 4 (9.30%) Informatica
9 1 (2.33%) Symantec