Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 107 109
Rank change year-on-year -16 +2 +35
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 21 29 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.91% 1.36% 1.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.37% 6.22% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 46
Glasgow median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £33,800 £32,750 £35,500
90th Percentile £48,200 £50,000 £47,500
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -16.67% +5.88% +6.25%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 391 466 672
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 16.99% 21.80% 25.99%
Number of salaries quoted 252 264 371
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +4.46%
10th Percentile £27,625 £29,525 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,025 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.23% +1.25% +6.67%

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Glasgow

Solaris
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Solaris in Glasgow

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solaris in Glasgow over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Solaris in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 20 (95.24%) Linux
2 17 (80.95%) Unix
3 14 (66.67%) AIX
3 14 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (57.14%) Shell Script
5 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
5 10 (47.62%) IBM
6 9 (42.86%) Windows
6 9 (42.86%) WebSphere
7 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (38.10%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (38.10%) Windows Server
7 8 (38.10%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (38.10%) Dell
7 8 (38.10%) Symantec
7 8 (38.10%) VMware
8 7 (33.33%) Firewall
8 7 (33.33%) Middleware
8 7 (33.33%) Java
8 7 (33.33%) Office 365
8 7 (33.33%) Bitbucket
8 7 (33.33%) Jenkins
8 7 (33.33%) Ansible
8 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (33.33%) VLAN
9 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
9 6 (28.57%) iPhone
9 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (28.57%) Banking
9 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (42.86%) WebSphere
2 8 (38.10%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 6 (28.57%) Skype for Business
4 5 (23.81%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (19.05%) Confluence
6 3 (14.29%) WebSphere Portal
7 2 (9.52%) MQSeries
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (33.33%) Office 365
2 6 (28.57%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) Firewall
1 7 (33.33%) VLAN
2 6 (28.57%) DHCP
2 6 (28.57%) DNS
2 6 (28.57%) HTTPS
2 6 (28.57%) SSL
2 6 (28.57%) VPN
2 6 (28.57%) Wireless
3 4 (19.05%) HTTP
3 4 (19.05%) Internet
4 2 (9.52%) SAN
5 1 (4.76%) LAN
5 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
3 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
3 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Bitbucket
1 7 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (19.05%) JIRA
General
1 6 (28.57%) Banking
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
1 7 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 7 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
2 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) AIX Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Technician
3 2 (9.52%) Solaris Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Unix Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Unix Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) Middleware
2 6 (28.57%) J2EE
3 2 (9.52%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (4.76%) .NET
4 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) iPhone
2 4 (19.05%) DataPower
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Linux
2 17 (80.95%) Unix
3 14 (66.67%) AIX
3 14 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (42.86%) Windows
5 8 (38.10%) Windows Server
6 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 6 (28.57%) Windows Phone
6 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (9.52%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (28.57%) Information Security
1 6 (28.57%) Innovative Thinking
1 6 (28.57%) ITIL
1 6 (28.57%) Patch Management
2 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (19.05%) Microservices
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 2 (9.52%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.76%) DevOps
6 1 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) Shell Script
2 7 (33.33%) Java
3 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 6 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
4 2 (9.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) CISSP
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) VMware ESXi
1 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 6 (28.57%) vSphere
3 4 (19.05%) Apache Flume
4 2 (9.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Ansible
2 6 (28.57%) Backup Exec
2 6 (28.57%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 6 (28.57%) Malwarebytes
2 6 (28.57%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 6 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) IBM
2 8 (38.10%) Dell
2 8 (38.10%) Symantec
2 8 (38.10%) VMware
3 6 (28.57%) Apple
3 6 (28.57%) Avaya
3 6 (28.57%) Cisco
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 6 (28.57%) Palo Alto
3 6 (28.57%) Sophos
4 5 (23.81%) Oracle
4 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix
5 2 (9.52%) EMC