The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 23 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 4.11% 6.90% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.00% 18.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £70,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 Stirling region.

Operating Systems Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
25 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 17.12% 37.93% 9.82%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 9
Average salary £67,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.44% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £40,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £43,000 £46,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Solaris
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Stirling

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Stirling

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Stirling region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Stirling

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 6 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) AIX
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) IBM
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) ColdFusion
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (33.33%) Email Management
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) Validation
4 2 (33.33%) zOS

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 3 (50.00%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planner
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Capacity Planner
2 2 (33.33%) Security Operations Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Operations Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Security Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) AIX
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (33.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Email Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) BMC