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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
UK / Scotland
Rank 127 121 126
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 11 38 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.48% 1.31% 1.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.41% 5.49% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 20
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -1.16%
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -5.55%

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
457 692 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 20.09% 23.85% 23.14%
Number of salaries quoted 292 412 431
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh -5 8 £37,500 -12.79% 2
Glasgow +11 3 £45,500 +15.92%
Solaris
UK

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 17 (62.96%) Linux
2 16 (59.26%) Red Hat
3 14 (51.85%) Windows
4 12 (44.44%) Unix
5 11 (40.74%) Python
6 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
6 10 (37.04%) Oracle
6 10 (37.04%) Java
6 10 (37.04%) Shell Script
7 9 (33.33%) C++
7 9 (33.33%) AIX
7 9 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (29.63%) Security Testing
8 8 (29.63%) Ruby
8 8 (29.63%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (29.63%) C
8 8 (29.63%) PL/SQL
8 8 (29.63%) SQL
8 8 (29.63%) VB
8 8 (29.63%) Finance
8 8 (29.63%) CREST Certified
9 7 (25.93%) VMware
9 7 (25.93%) Banking
9 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
10 6 (22.22%) Perl
11 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database 12c
12 4 (14.81%) Oracle ODI
12 4 (14.81%) Patch Management
12 4 (14.81%) Oracle GoldenGate

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 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
1 4 (14.81%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (11.11%) Apache
2 3 (11.11%) JBoss
2 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.70%) GlassFish
3 1 (3.70%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (3.70%) MQSeries
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
2 4 (14.81%) LDAP
2 4 (14.81%) SAN
3 2 (7.41%) DNS
4 1 (3.70%) HTTP
4 1 (3.70%) HTTPS
4 1 (3.70%) Internet
4 1 (3.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (14.81%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Tester
2 7 (25.93%) Manual Tester
2 7 (25.93%) Security Tester
3 4 (14.81%) Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Unix Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Security Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Security Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.70%) Designer
6 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Support Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (7.41%) Middleware
3 1 (3.70%) HTML
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Replication
2 2 (7.41%) PKI
3 1 (3.70%) DataPower
3 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Linux
2 14 (51.85%) Windows
3 12 (44.44%) Unix
4 9 (33.33%) AIX
4 9 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (11.11%) CentOS
6 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
6 2 (7.41%) HPUX
6 2 (7.41%) Mac OS X
6 2 (7.41%) OpenVMS
6 2 (7.41%) VMS
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
7 1 (3.70%) Mac OS
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.70%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Penetration Testing
1 8 (29.63%) Security Testing
2 4 (14.81%) Patch Management
3 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.11%) Change Management
3 3 (11.11%) DevOps
3 3 (11.11%) Open Source
4 2 (7.41%) Data Loss Prevention
4 2 (7.41%) Forensic Analysis
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL
4 2 (7.41%) Malware Analysis
4 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.41%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (3.70%) Content Management
5 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.70%) Document Management
5 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Content Management
5 1 (3.70%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) Python
2 10 (37.04%) Java
2 10 (37.04%) Shell Script
3 9 (33.33%) C++
4 8 (29.63%) C
4 8 (29.63%) PL/SQL
4 8 (29.63%) Ruby
4 8 (29.63%) SQL
4 8 (29.63%) VB
5 6 (22.22%) Perl
6 3 (11.11%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) CREST Certified
2 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.81%) NFS
2 4 (14.81%) Samba
3 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (7.41%) Veritas File System
3 2 (7.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Squid
4 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) NetBackup
2 3 (11.11%) Ansible
2 3 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (11.11%) Puppet
3 2 (7.41%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Red Hat
2 10 (37.04%) Oracle
3 7 (25.93%) VMware
4 4 (14.81%) Veritas
5 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 3 (11.11%) Sun
6 2 (7.41%) HP
6 2 (7.41%) IBM
7 1 (3.70%) Citrix
7 1 (3.70%) Dell
7 1 (3.70%) EMC
7 1 (3.70%) Symantec