Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Solaris skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Solaris over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 116 132
Rank change year-on-year -26 +16 -1
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 13 20 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.48% 0.86% 0.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.04% 3.95% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 7
Edinburgh median annual salary £37,500 £50,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% -6.54% +64.62%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £47,950
90th Percentile £41,250 £50,000 £71,150
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -16.67% +5.88% +5.59%

Solaris is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 636 506 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 23.55% 21.70% 24.16%
Number of salaries quoted 401 353 414
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +10.39% +6.94%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,669 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +6.67%

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Solaris as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Edinburgh

Solaris
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Solaris in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Ruby
2 7 (53.85%) Security Testing
2 7 (53.85%) CREST Certified
2 7 (53.85%) C
2 7 (53.85%) C++
2 7 (53.85%) VB
2 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
2 7 (53.85%) Red Hat
2 7 (53.85%) Python
2 7 (53.85%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (46.15%) .NET
3 6 (46.15%) J2EE
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) Apache
3 6 (46.15%) Ruby on Rails
3 6 (46.15%) PHP
4 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
4 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
4 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
4 4 (30.77%) Perl
5 2 (15.38%) MySQL
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) Ant
5 2 (15.38%) JUnit
5 2 (15.38%) SOAP
5 2 (15.38%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) XML
5 2 (15.38%) JMeter

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 6 (46.15%) Apache
2 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
3 2 (15.38%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
1 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
1 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Ant
1 2 (15.38%) HttpUnit
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 2 (15.38%) JMeter
1 2 (15.38%) JUnit
1 2 (15.38%) Maven
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Manual Tester
1 7 (53.85%) Security Tester
1 7 (53.85%) Tester
2 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
1 6 (46.15%) J2EE
1 6 (46.15%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
2 2 (15.38%) LAMP
2 2 (15.38%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (15.38%) RESTful
2 2 (15.38%) SOAP
2 2 (15.38%) Spring
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) XML
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Penetration Testing
1 7 (53.85%) Security Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) Open Source
3 2 (15.38%) Separation of Concerns
3 2 (15.38%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) Ruby
2 7 (53.85%) C
2 7 (53.85%) C++
2 7 (53.85%) Python
2 7 (53.85%) VB
3 6 (46.15%) PHP
4 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
4 4 (30.77%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) CREST Certified
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Red Hat
2 2 (15.38%) Alterian
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle