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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 82 71 96
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +25
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 2 28 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.22% 2.14% 0.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.09% 8.14% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 27 4
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -4.44%

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
183 344 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 20.02% 26.28% 21.82%
Number of salaries quoted 114 186 141
Median salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 10 (83.33%) Unix
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Oracle
3 7 (58.33%) AIX
4 6 (50.00%) Perl
4 6 (50.00%) Finance
5 5 (41.67%) Windows
5 5 (41.67%) SAN
6 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 4 (33.33%) DNS
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (33.33%) Sun
6 4 (33.33%) Veritas
6 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
6 4 (33.33%) NetBackup
7 3 (25.00%) ITSM
7 3 (25.00%) Ab Initio
7 3 (25.00%) VMware
7 3 (25.00%) PKI
7 3 (25.00%) General Ledger
7 3 (25.00%) Reference Data
7 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (25.00%) Mac OS X
7 3 (25.00%) DataStage
7 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (25.00%) Informatica

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 1 (8.33%) MQSeries
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Assets
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) SAN
2 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) HTTP
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) SSH
3 1 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) DataStage
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Administrator
1 4 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Applications Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 3 (25.00%) Applications Support Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Security Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Support Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Unix Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Solaris Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (25.00%) PKI
1 3 (25.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
1 10 (83.33%) Unix
2 7 (58.33%) AIX
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (25.00%) Mac OS X
4 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (16.67%) HPUX
5 2 (16.67%) OpenVMS
5 2 (16.67%) VMS
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
1 3 (25.00%) ETL
1 3 (25.00%) ITSM
2 2 (16.67%) Forensic Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Malware Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Perl
2 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (16.67%) Veritas File System
2 2 (16.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Sendmail
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 2 (16.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (8.33%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Sun
2 4 (33.33%) Veritas
3 3 (25.00%) Ab Initio
3 3 (25.00%) Informatica
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) IBM
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix
5 1 (8.33%) Dell
5 1 (8.33%) EMC
5 1 (8.33%) Symantec