The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 118 129 146
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +17
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 44 39 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.55% 1.24% 0.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.42% 5.13% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 27 29 23
Median salary £43,000 £47,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.47% +13.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £38,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £65,000 £52,950
UK excluding London median salary £47,250 £46,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+1.61% +1.08%
Solaris
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
685 760 901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 24.17% 24.17% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 384 440 566
Median salary £39,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.87% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Solaris
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Scotland

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Scotland

Solaris
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +4 30 £44,750 -9.59% 2
Edinburgh +13 13 £39,335 -17.19% 1
Aberdeen - 1 £43,000 -
Solaris
UK

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 57 (74.03%) Unix
2 43 (55.84%) Linux
3 39 (50.65%) Oracle
4 37 (48.05%) Veritas
5 32 (41.56%) Finance
6 29 (37.66%) AIX
7 26 (33.77%) Data Centre
8 25 (32.47%) Migration
9 23 (29.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 21 (27.27%) EMC
11 20 (25.97%) SAN
11 20 (25.97%) Law
12 18 (23.38%) Shell Script
12 18 (23.38%) Red Hat
13 17 (22.08%) Virtual Machines
14 16 (20.78%) Billing
15 15 (19.48%) HP
15 15 (19.48%) IBM
15 15 (19.48%) Sun
16 14 (18.18%) Windows
16 14 (18.18%) Perl
16 14 (18.18%) VMware
17 13 (16.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
17 13 (16.88%) Veritas File System
17 13 (16.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 10 (12.99%) Clustering
18 10 (12.99%) Banking
18 10 (12.99%) HPUX
18 10 (12.99%) TCP/IP
18 10 (12.99%) VMware Infrastructure

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 10 (12.99%) WebSphere
2 9 (11.69%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.30%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (1.30%) IIS
4 1 (1.30%) nginx
4 1 (1.30%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (25.97%) SAN
2 10 (12.99%) TCP/IP
3 9 (11.69%) Firewall
4 7 (9.09%) DNS
5 6 (7.79%) HTTP
5 6 (7.79%) Internet
5 6 (7.79%) SSL
6 5 (6.49%) SSH
7 3 (3.90%) LAN
7 3 (3.90%) WAN
8 2 (2.60%) VLAN
9 1 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.30%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (1.30%) DHCP
9 1 (1.30%) HTTPS
9 1 (1.30%) LDAP
9 1 (1.30%) Skype
9 1 (1.30%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.09%) MySQL
2 6 (7.79%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.19%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.30%) Informix
5 1 (1.30%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
General
1 32 (41.56%) Finance
2 20 (25.97%) Law
3 16 (20.78%) Billing
4 10 (12.99%) Banking
5 2 (2.60%) Legal
6 1 (1.30%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 28 (36.36%) Administrator
2 18 (23.38%) Systems Administrator
3 17 (22.08%) Solaris Administrator
4 12 (15.58%) Unix Administrator
5 9 (11.69%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 8 (10.39%) Consultant
6 8 (10.39%) Linux Administrator
6 8 (10.39%) Unix Consultant
7 7 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 7 (9.09%) Solaris Consultant
7 7 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (9.09%) Unix Engineer
7 7 (9.09%) Unix Systems Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) HPUX Systems Administrator
8 5 (6.49%) Technical Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 4 (5.19%) Technical Specialist
10 3 (3.90%) Architect
10 3 (3.90%) Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.19%) CSS
1 4 (5.19%) HTML
2 3 (3.90%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (3.90%) X-Windows
3 2 (2.60%) Middleware
3 2 (2.60%) Web Services
4 1 (1.30%) CSS3
4 1 (1.30%) HTML5
4 1 (1.30%) jQuery
4 1 (1.30%) JSON
4 1 (1.30%) JSP
4 1 (1.30%) LAMP
4 1 (1.30%) REST
4 1 (1.30%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 26 (33.77%) Data Centre
2 10 (12.99%) Clustering
3 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.30%) DataPower
5 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.30%) User Experience
5 1 (1.30%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 57 (74.03%) Unix
2 43 (55.84%) Linux
3 29 (37.66%) AIX
4 23 (29.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (18.18%) Windows
6 10 (12.99%) HPUX
7 6 (7.79%) CentOS
8 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (5.19%) Windows Server
10 3 (3.90%) Mac OS X
10 3 (3.90%) OpenVMS
11 1 (1.30%) Debian
11 1 (1.30%) SUSE
11 1 (1.30%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (1.30%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (1.30%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.47%) Migration
2 8 (10.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (7.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (6.49%) Mentoring
4 5 (6.49%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (6.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (5.19%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.19%) Problem Management
6 3 (3.90%) High Availability
6 3 (3.90%) Identity Management
6 3 (3.90%) Information Security
6 3 (3.90%) Process Improvement
6 3 (3.90%) TDD
7 2 (2.60%) DevOps
7 2 (2.60%) Email Filtering
7 2 (2.60%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (2.60%) Web Filtering
8 1 (1.30%) Security Operations
8 1 (1.30%) Virtual Environments
8 1 (1.30%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 18 (23.38%) Shell Script
2 14 (18.18%) Perl
3 8 (10.39%) Java
4 7 (9.09%) Korn
5 4 (5.19%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.19%) SQL
6 3 (3.90%) Ruby
7 2 (2.60%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.30%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (7.79%) SC Cleared
1 6 (7.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.60%) Degree
2 2 (2.60%) HND
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.30%) CCNA
3 1 (1.30%) CCSA
3 1 (1.30%) CCSE
3 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.30%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) SLA
2 2 (2.60%) COBIT
2 2 (2.60%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (22.08%) Virtual Machines
2 13 (16.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 13 (16.88%) Veritas File System
2 13 (16.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 10 (12.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (6.49%) Sendmail
5 3 (3.90%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.60%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.60%) KVM
7 1 (1.30%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.30%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (1.30%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (9.09%) NetBackup
2 5 (6.49%) Tivoli
3 4 (5.19%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.30%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.30%) Nagios
5 1 (1.30%) SCCM
5 1 (1.30%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 1 (1.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 39 (50.65%) Oracle
2 37 (48.05%) Veritas
3 21 (27.27%) EMC
4 18 (23.38%) Red Hat
5 15 (19.48%) HP
5 15 (19.48%) IBM
5 15 (19.48%) Sun
6 14 (18.18%) VMware
7 8 (10.39%) Microsoft
8 5 (6.49%) Dell
9 4 (5.19%) Citrix
10 2 (2.60%) Cisco
10 2 (2.60%) NetApp
11 1 (1.30%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.30%) Nokia
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