Period
to 19 August 2018

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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 130 116
Rank change year-on-year -17 -14 +5
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 16 14 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.70% 0.61% 1.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.40% 3.64% 7.03%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 33
Glasgow median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £39,950 £31,700
90th Percentile £65,690 £48,700 £52,000
Scotland median annual salary £41,500 £38,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year +7.79% -13.48% -1.11%

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 471 385 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 20.60% 16.83% 24.94%
Number of salaries quoted 323 216 306
Glasgow median annual salary £48,000 £44,500 £41,625
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.87% +6.91% -2.06%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Solaris in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT jobs citing Solaris also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (81.25%) AIX
3 12 (75.00%) Unix
4 11 (68.75%) Oracle
4 11 (68.75%) VMware
4 11 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (50.00%) HPUX
5 8 (50.00%) J2EE
6 7 (43.75%) Shell Script
6 7 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (43.75%) Firewall
6 7 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
7 6 (37.50%) PlateSpin
7 6 (37.50%) Load Balancing
7 6 (37.50%) QA
7 6 (37.50%) Clustering
7 6 (37.50%) Programme Management
7 6 (37.50%) Service Management
7 6 (37.50%) TOGAF
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle Application Server
7 6 (37.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 6 (37.50%) High Availability
7 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (37.50%) KVM
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 6 (37.50%) Converged Infrastructure
7 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
7 6 (37.50%) ITSM
7 6 (37.50%) Finance

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 6 (37.50%) Apache
1 6 (37.50%) iPlanet
1 6 (37.50%) JBoss
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Application Server
1 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
1 6 (37.50%) WebLogic
2 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (12.50%) MQSeries
3 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Firewall
2 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) DHCP
4 1 (6.25%) DNS
4 1 (6.25%) Internet
4 1 (6.25%) VLAN
4 1 (6.25%) VPN
4 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
3 2 (12.50%) DB2
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) Bitbucket
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Build Engineer
1 6 (37.50%) Migration Engineer
1 6 (37.50%) Unix Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Junior
3 2 (12.50%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Junior IT Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) J2EE
2 4 (25.00%) Middleware
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Clustering
1 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
1 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (81.25%) AIX
3 12 (75.00%) Unix
4 8 (50.00%) HPUX
5 7 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (25.00%) Windows
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 2 (12.50%) Mac OS
7 2 (12.50%) OpenVMS
8 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
8 1 (6.25%) Windows Phone
8 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (37.50%) Collaborative Working
2 6 (37.50%) Converged Infrastructure
2 6 (37.50%) High Availability
2 6 (37.50%) ITSM
2 6 (37.50%) Load Balancing
2 6 (37.50%) Migration
2 6 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (37.50%) Programme Management
2 6 (37.50%) Runbook
2 6 (37.50%) Service Management
2 6 (37.50%) Tech Ops
2 6 (37.50%) TOGAF
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (12.50%) Decision-Making
3 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 2 (12.50%) Time Management
3 2 (12.50%) Use Case
3 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Shell Script
2 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 2 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 6 (37.50%) KVM
2 6 (37.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
5 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
5 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Ansible
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.25%) Data Guard
2 1 (6.25%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (6.25%) Malwarebytes
2 1 (6.25%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle
1 11 (68.75%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) Cognizant
2 6 (37.50%) PlateSpin
2 6 (37.50%) Sun
2 6 (37.50%) Veritas
3 4 (25.00%) IBM
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (18.75%) Dell
4 3 (18.75%) Symantec
5 2 (12.50%) Citrix
5 2 (12.50%) EMC
5 2 (12.50%) TOWER Software
6 1 (6.25%) Apple
6 1 (6.25%) Avaya
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco
6 1 (6.25%) Palo Alto
6 1 (6.25%) Sophos