The first table below looks at the demand for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 133 109 90
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -19
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 45 56 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.11% 1.80% 2.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.63% 6.41% 8.66%
Number of salaries quoted 31 32 42
Average salary £40,000 £40,250 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.62% -7.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
971 873 831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.98% 28.02% 23.62%
Number of salaries quoted 628 475 614
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Solaris
UK

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Scotland

Solaris
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -12 30 £41,000 +2.50%
North Lanarkshire - 6 £33,000 -
Edinburgh -27 5 £52,500 +16.66% 2
West Lothian +13 3 £40,000 -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £53,000 -
Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Moray - 1 - -
Solaris
UK

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Solaris also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Solaris.

1 52 (73.24%) UNIX
2 44 (61.97%) Linux
3 30 (42.25%) AIX
4 29 (40.85%) Oracle
5 26 (36.62%) Windows
6 18 (25.35%) Finance
7 17 (23.94%) SAN
7 17 (23.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (19.72%) WebSphere
8 14 (19.72%) Shell Script
9 13 (18.31%) HP
9 13 (18.31%) Java
10 12 (16.90%) SQL Server
11 11 (15.49%) IBM
12 10 (14.08%) Red Hat
12 10 (14.08%) J2EE
12 10 (14.08%) Perl
12 10 (14.08%) SQL
12 10 (14.08%) VMware
12 10 (14.08%) Oracle Database
13 9 (12.68%) Relational Database
13 9 (12.68%) MySQL
13 9 (12.68%) SLA
13 9 (12.68%) Cisco
13 9 (12.68%) RDBMS
14 8 (11.27%) SOA
14 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
14 8 (11.27%) EMC
14 8 (11.27%) Citrix
14 8 (11.27%) WebLogic

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Solaris also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Solaris. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (19.72%) WebSphere
2 8 (11.27%) WebLogic
3 7 (9.86%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (8.45%) TIBCO EMS
4 6 (8.45%) Mule
5 5 (7.04%) MS Exchange
6 3 (4.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (4.23%) Oracle BPEL
6 3 (4.23%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (2.82%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.82%) GemFire
8 1 (1.41%) LiveLink
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (5.63%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.41%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 17 (23.94%) SAN
2 7 (9.86%) HTTP
3 5 (7.04%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (5.63%) SSL
4 4 (5.63%) HTTPS
4 4 (5.63%) Internet
4 4 (5.63%) NAS
5 2 (2.82%) DNS
5 2 (2.82%) LAN
5 2 (2.82%) WAN
5 2 (2.82%) Firewall
5 2 (2.82%) Network Security
5 2 (2.82%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.41%) DHCP
6 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.90%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.08%) Oracle Database
3 9 (12.68%) Relational Database
3 9 (12.68%) MySQL
3 9 (12.68%) RDBMS
4 8 (11.27%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.82%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.41%) MarkLogic
7 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (1.41%) TimesTen
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Jasmine
1 6 (8.45%) RSpec
1 6 (8.45%) Cucumber
2 3 (4.23%) Oracle Forms
General
1 18 (25.35%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) Banking
2 4 (5.63%) Investment Banking
3 3 (4.23%) Front Office
3 3 (4.23%) Legal
3 3 (4.23%) Advertising
4 2 (2.82%) Marketing
5 1 (1.41%) French Language
5 1 (1.41%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (18.31%) Administrator
2 12 (16.90%) Developer
3 11 (15.49%) Consultant
4 8 (11.27%) DBA
4 8 (11.27%) Architect
4 8 (11.27%) Oracle DBA
5 7 (9.86%) UNIX Administrator
5 7 (9.86%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (9.86%) Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) Technical Consultant
6 6 (8.45%) Ruby Developer
6 6 (8.45%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 5 (7.04%) Java Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Applications Specialist
8 4 (5.63%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (5.63%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 4 (5.63%) WebSphere Specialist
8 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.08%) J2EE
2 7 (9.86%) jQuery
2 7 (9.86%) Middleware
2 7 (9.86%) HTML
3 6 (8.45%) JMS
3 6 (8.45%) XML
3 6 (8.45%) CSS
3 6 (8.45%) Hibernate
3 6 (8.45%) Ruby on Rails
3 6 (8.45%) Spring
4 5 (7.04%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (7.04%) Swing
5 4 (5.63%) Ember.js
5 4 (5.63%) Backbone.js
6 3 (4.23%) SAP Basis
7 2 (2.82%) Web Services
8 1 (1.41%) HornetQ
8 1 (1.41%) HTML5
8 1 (1.41%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (1.41%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.04%) Equities
2 4 (5.63%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.63%) Open Source
3 3 (4.23%) Clustering
3 3 (4.23%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.41%) Replication
5 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.41%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 52 (73.24%) UNIX
2 44 (61.97%) Linux
3 30 (42.25%) AIX
4 26 (36.62%) Windows
5 17 (23.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (7.04%) Mac OS X
6 5 (7.04%) zOS
7 4 (5.63%) HPUX
7 4 (5.63%) CentOS
8 3 (4.23%) Windows 7
8 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.82%) SUSE
9 2 (2.82%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (11.27%) SOA
1 8 (11.27%) OO
2 7 (9.86%) ITIL
3 6 (8.45%) OOD
4 5 (7.04%) BDD
4 5 (7.04%) TDD
4 5 (7.04%) Data Protection
4 5 (7.04%) Service Management
4 5 (7.04%) Service Delivery
4 5 (7.04%) Business Continuity
5 4 (5.63%) MVC
5 4 (5.63%) Migration
5 4 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (5.63%) Web Development
5 4 (5.63%) Pair Programming
6 3 (4.23%) Performance Improvement
6 3 (4.23%) BPEL
6 3 (4.23%) Test Management
6 3 (4.23%) Scrum
6 3 (4.23%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.72%) Shell Script
2 13 (18.31%) Java
3 10 (14.08%) Perl
3 10 (14.08%) SQL
4 6 (8.45%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.45%) Ruby
5 5 (7.04%) CoffeeScript
6 4 (5.63%) Python
7 3 (4.23%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.23%) C
8 2 (2.82%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.82%) Korn
9 1 (1.41%) sed
9 1 (1.41%) Bourne shell
9 1 (1.41%) AWK
9 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) Degree
2 3 (4.23%) ISEB
3 2 (2.82%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.68%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (7.04%) Oracle RAC
1 5 (7.04%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (4.23%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.82%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 8 (11.27%) NetBackup
2 5 (7.04%) Capistrano
2 5 (7.04%) Backup Exec
2 5 (7.04%) Tivoli
2 5 (7.04%) MOM
3 4 (5.63%) Data Guard
4 3 (4.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (2.82%) Legato
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (2.82%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (2.82%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.41%) Nagios
6 1 (1.41%) Control-M
Vendors
1 29 (40.85%) Oracle
2 13 (18.31%) HP
3 11 (15.49%) IBM
4 10 (14.08%) Red Hat
4 10 (14.08%) VMware
5 9 (12.68%) Cisco
6 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
6 8 (11.27%) EMC
6 8 (11.27%) Citrix
7 7 (9.86%) Veritas
8 6 (8.45%) JBoss
8 6 (8.45%) TIBCO
9 5 (7.04%) CommVault
9 5 (7.04%) Informatica
9 5 (7.04%) NetApp
10 3 (4.23%) PeopleSoft
10 3 (4.23%) SAP
10 3 (4.23%) Sybase
10 3 (4.23%) Sun
11 2 (2.82%) Symantec
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