Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 133 113
Rank change year-on-year -12 -20 -6
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 11 18 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.50% 0.80% 1.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.17% 4.75% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 26
Glasgow median annual salary £41,500 £40,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.47% -4.14% -3.98%
10th Percentile £27,500 £34,325 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,690 £48,200 £50,000
Scotland median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.67% -11.76% -1.16%

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 508 379 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 23.18% 16.86% 22.67%
Number of salaries quoted 344 246 264
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £28,225
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £61,425
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Solaris in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Finance
3 8 (72.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (63.64%) AIX
5 6 (54.55%) Unix
5 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
6 5 (45.45%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
6 5 (45.45%) Shell Script
6 5 (45.45%) Middleware
7 4 (36.36%) VMware
7 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (36.36%) Oracle
7 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
7 4 (36.36%) Python
7 4 (36.36%) IBM
7 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 4 (36.36%) WebSphere
7 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
8 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
8 3 (27.27%) Dell
8 3 (27.27%) DHCP
8 3 (27.27%) DNS
8 3 (27.27%) Windows
8 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (27.27%) Symantec
8 3 (27.27%) Mainframe
9 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server

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 4 (36.36%) WebSphere
2 2 (18.18%) MQSeries
2 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DHCP
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) VLAN
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
3 1 (9.09%) DB2
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) Bitbucket
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Administrator
1 2 (18.18%) Designer
1 2 (18.18%) Developer
1 2 (18.18%) Junior
1 2 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (18.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (18.18%) Perl Developer
1 2 (18.18%) Python Developer
1 2 (18.18%) Solutions Designer
1 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) DBA
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) IT Technician
2 1 (9.09%) Junior IT Technician
2 1 (9.09%) Mainframe Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Middleware
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) J2EE
2 2 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Mainframe
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (63.64%) AIX
4 6 (54.55%) Unix
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
6 2 (18.18%) Mac OS
7 1 (9.09%) HPUX
7 1 (9.09%) OpenVMS
7 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Phone
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) Decision-Making
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Software Distribution
3 2 (18.18%) Time Management
3 2 (18.18%) Use Case
3 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Innovative Thinking
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Shell Script
2 4 (36.36%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (18.18%) NFS
3 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
4 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Ansible
2 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (9.09%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (9.09%) Malwarebytes
2 1 (9.09%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 4 (36.36%) IBM
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Dell
3 3 (27.27%) Symantec
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) EMC
4 2 (18.18%) TOWER Software
5 1 (9.09%) Apple
5 1 (9.09%) Avaya
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto
5 1 (9.09%) Sophos