The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 13 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 2 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 4.35% 2.00% 6.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.53% 12.50% 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.27%
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 West Lothian region.

Operating Systems Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
19 8 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 41.30% 16.00% 48.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 32
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Solaris
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Solaris Salary Trend in West Lothian

Solaris
Top 25 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Memory Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Exalogic
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
Livingston, West Lothian
GE
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 5 days ago