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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 81 77 95
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +18
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 6 28 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.62% 2.15% 0.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.08% 7.65% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6 27 4
Median salary £37,500 £41,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £33,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,200 £42,200
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.60% -4.44%
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
195 366 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 20.21% 28.13% 23.62%
Number of salaries quoted 130 212 140
Median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

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 3 December 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 22 (88.00%) Oracle
2 20 (80.00%) Linux
3 19 (76.00%) Perl
4 18 (72.00%) Unix
5 17 (68.00%) SAN
6 16 (64.00%) AIX
7 15 (60.00%) Sun
8 11 (44.00%) TCP/IP
8 11 (44.00%) DNS
9 9 (36.00%) IBM
9 9 (36.00%) Veritas
9 9 (36.00%) Shell Script
9 9 (36.00%) NetBackup
10 8 (32.00%) Firewall
10 8 (32.00%) SSH
10 8 (32.00%) Korn
10 8 (32.00%) Internet
10 8 (32.00%) SSL
10 8 (32.00%) HTTP
10 8 (32.00%) Sendmail
10 8 (32.00%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (28.00%) HPUX
11 7 (28.00%) Windows
11 7 (28.00%) HP
11 7 (28.00%) Finance
12 6 (24.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 6 (24.00%) Problem Management
12 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
12 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
13 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure

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 (4.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle Assets
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 17 (68.00%) SAN
2 11 (44.00%) DNS
2 11 (44.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (32.00%) Firewall
3 8 (32.00%) HTTP
3 8 (32.00%) Internet
3 8 (32.00%) SSH
3 8 (32.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) DataStage
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Administrator
1 9 (36.00%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (32.00%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Technical Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Unix Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Unix Systems Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Applications Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Applications Support
3 4 (16.00%) Applications Support Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Solaris Administrator
3 4 (16.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 4 (16.00%) Support Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Security Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Unix Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Designer
5 1 (4.00%) HPUX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (16.00%) Reference Data
2 3 (12.00%) PKI
3 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Linux
2 18 (72.00%) Unix
3 16 (64.00%) AIX
4 7 (28.00%) HPUX
4 7 (28.00%) Windows
5 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (16.00%) OpenVMS
7 3 (12.00%) Apple iOS
7 3 (12.00%) Mac OS X
8 2 (8.00%) VMS
9 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
9 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (24.00%) Problem Management
3 4 (16.00%) ETL
3 4 (16.00%) ITSM
4 3 (12.00%) Data Loss Prevention
5 2 (8.00%) Malware Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.00%) ITIL
6 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) Perl
2 9 (36.00%) Shell Script
3 8 (32.00%) Korn
4 4 (16.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Sendmail
2 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (16.00%) Veritas File System
3 4 (16.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) NetBackup
2 6 (24.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) Oracle
2 15 (60.00%) Sun
3 9 (36.00%) IBM
3 9 (36.00%) Veritas
4 7 (28.00%) HP
5 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 5 (20.00%) VMware
6 4 (16.00%) Ab Initio
6 4 (16.00%) Informatica
6 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.00%) Citrix
7 1 (4.00%) Dell
7 1 (4.00%) EMC
7 1 (4.00%) Symantec