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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 115 113 132
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +19
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 34 53 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.24% 1.62% 1.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.34% 6.41% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 25 34 26
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
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
637 827 949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.19% 25.31% 25.63%
Number of salaries quoted 410 473 573
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +9 20 £50,000 +11.11%
Edinburgh 0 12 £44,335 -12.20% 1
Stirling +13 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
Solaris
UK

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 50 (69.44%) Linux
2 46 (63.89%) Oracle
2 46 (63.89%) Unix
3 34 (47.22%) AIX
4 29 (40.28%) Veritas
5 27 (37.50%) Finance
6 26 (36.11%) SAN
7 24 (33.33%) Perl
8 22 (30.56%) Sun
9 20 (27.78%) IBM
9 20 (27.78%) Red Hat
10 19 (26.39%) EMC
10 19 (26.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 18 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
12 17 (23.61%) Data Centre
12 17 (23.61%) Windows
13 16 (22.22%) HP
13 16 (22.22%) Migration
14 15 (20.83%) Billing
14 15 (20.83%) TCP/IP
15 14 (19.44%) DNS
16 12 (16.67%) HPUX
16 12 (16.67%) VMware
17 11 (15.28%) Law
17 11 (15.28%) Firewall
17 11 (15.28%) Microsoft
17 11 (15.28%) Shell Script
17 11 (15.28%) VMware Infrastructure
18 10 (13.89%) Korn
18 10 (13.89%) Internet

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 9 (12.50%) WebSphere
1 9 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (4.17%) GlassFish
2 3 (4.17%) nginx
3 1 (1.39%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (1.39%) IIS
3 1 (1.39%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Oracle Assets
1 4 (5.56%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 26 (36.11%) SAN
2 15 (20.83%) TCP/IP
3 14 (19.44%) DNS
4 11 (15.28%) Firewall
5 10 (13.89%) HTTP
5 10 (13.89%) Internet
5 10 (13.89%) SSL
6 9 (12.50%) SSH
7 4 (5.56%) LDAP
8 3 (4.17%) DHCP
8 3 (4.17%) Skype
8 3 (4.17%) Software-Defined Networking
9 1 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.39%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (1.39%) HTTPS
9 1 (1.39%) LAN
9 1 (1.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 5 (6.94%) MySQL
4 4 (5.56%) DataStage
5 3 (4.17%) Informix
5 3 (4.17%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (37.50%) Finance
2 15 (20.83%) Billing
3 11 (15.28%) Law
4 7 (9.72%) Banking
5 4 (5.56%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.39%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 16 (22.22%) Administrator
1 16 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
2 11 (15.28%) Systems Engineer
2 11 (15.28%) Unix Engineer
2 11 (15.28%) Unix Systems Engineer
3 10 (13.89%) Technical Engineer
4 9 (12.50%) Solaris Administrator
4 9 (12.50%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 6 (8.33%) Consultant
5 6 (8.33%) Solaris Consultant
5 6 (8.33%) Unix Consultant
6 5 (6.94%) Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Applications Support
6 5 (6.94%) HPUX Systems Administrator
6 5 (6.94%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (6.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.56%) Applications Manager
7 4 (5.56%) Applications Support Manager
7 4 (5.56%) Support Manager
7 4 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.94%) HTML
1 5 (6.94%) Middleware
2 4 (5.56%) CSS
3 3 (4.17%) LAMP
3 3 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (4.17%) X-Windows
4 1 (1.39%) CSS3
4 1 (1.39%) HTML5
4 1 (1.39%) jQuery
4 1 (1.39%) JSON
4 1 (1.39%) JSP
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (1.39%) REST
4 1 (1.39%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.61%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.56%) Reference Data
3 2 (2.78%) Clustering
3 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.78%) PKI
4 1 (1.39%) DataPower
4 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.39%) Replication
4 1 (1.39%) User Experience
4 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 50 (69.44%) Linux
2 46 (63.89%) Unix
3 34 (47.22%) AIX
4 19 (26.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (23.61%) Windows
6 12 (16.67%) HPUX
7 9 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (6.94%) Mac OS X
8 5 (6.94%) Windows Server
9 4 (5.56%) OpenVMS
10 3 (4.17%) zOS
11 2 (2.78%) Apple iOS
11 2 (2.78%) CentOS
11 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (1.39%) Debian
12 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.22%) Migration
2 9 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 5 (6.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (5.56%) DevOps
6 4 (5.56%) ETL
6 4 (5.56%) ITSM
6 4 (5.56%) Service Management
7 3 (4.17%) Change Management
7 3 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.17%) Identity Management
7 3 (4.17%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.17%) Kanban
7 3 (4.17%) Open Source
7 3 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (4.17%) Scrum
7 3 (4.17%) TDD
8 2 (2.78%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 24 (33.33%) Perl
2 11 (15.28%) Shell Script
3 10 (13.89%) Korn
3 10 (13.89%) SQL
4 3 (4.17%) Java
4 3 (4.17%) Ruby
5 2 (2.78%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.78%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.39%) C++
6 1 (1.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 6 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.78%) CCNA
2 2 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.39%) CCSA
3 1 (1.39%) CCSE
3 1 (1.39%) CEH
3 1 (1.39%) CISSP
3 1 (1.39%) GCIH
3 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.39%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
2 11 (15.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (12.50%) Sendmail
4 5 (6.94%) Active Directory
4 5 (6.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (6.94%) Veritas File System
4 5 (6.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 4 (5.56%) VMware ESX
6 3 (4.17%) Squid
6 3 (4.17%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (1.39%) NFS
7 1 (1.39%) Samba
7 1 (1.39%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.39%) vSphere
7 1 (1.39%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 6 (8.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 5 (6.94%) Tivoli
4 3 (4.17%) SCCM
5 2 (2.78%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.39%) Nagios
6 1 (1.39%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 1 (1.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 46 (63.89%) Oracle
2 29 (40.28%) Veritas
3 22 (30.56%) Sun
4 20 (27.78%) IBM
4 20 (27.78%) Red Hat
5 19 (26.39%) EMC
6 16 (22.22%) HP
7 12 (16.67%) VMware
8 11 (15.28%) Microsoft
9 7 (9.72%) Citrix
10 4 (5.56%) Ab Initio
10 4 (5.56%) Dell
10 4 (5.56%) Informatica
11 2 (2.78%) Cisco
12 1 (1.39%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.39%) Nokia
12 1 (1.39%) Symantec
Edinburgh
TDA Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus +OT +28 days holiday
Posted: 18 days ago