Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 138 131 115
Rank change year-on-year -7 -16 +2
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 7 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.35% 0.91% 0.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.74% 5.36% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 8
Glasgow median annual salary £41,000 £37,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.33% -9.09% -2.94%
10th Percentile £27,500 £33,700 £33,375
90th Percentile £49,000 £46,900 £47,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -16.67% +5.88%

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 402 373 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 20.27% 17.00% 19.63%
Number of salaries quoted 263 249 216
Glasgow median annual salary £42,750 £46,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.07% +8.24% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,775 £29,300 £28,125
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,000 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.61% +3.75%

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 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Solaris in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) AIX
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 4 (57.14%) Middleware
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
4 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 2 (28.57%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) NFS
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (28.57%) Perl
5 2 (28.57%) J2EE
5 2 (28.57%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) WebSphere

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 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) DBA
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Junior
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Perl Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Python Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) IT Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Junior IT Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Middleware
2 2 (28.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) AIX
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (28.57%) DevOps
1 2 (28.57%) OO
1 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (28.57%) Software Distribution
1 2 (28.57%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
2 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat