The first table below looks at the demand for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Altrincham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Altrincham region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 23 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 2.13% 0.72% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.70% 3.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £22,500 £33,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Operating Systems Category
Altrincham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
23 29 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 24.47% 21.01% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 18 27 27
Average salary £46,000 £28,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.40% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Solaris
Manchester

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Altrincham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

Solaris
Salary Trend in Altrincham

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Altrincham

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Altrincham region citing Solaris also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Solaris.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) Tivoli
2 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) AIX
2 3 (75.00%) HPUX
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) KVM
3 2 (50.00%) FlexPod
3 2 (50.00%) SUSE
3 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Altrincham region citing Solaris also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Solaris. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Principal Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Principal Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Principal Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) AIX
2 3 (75.00%) HPUX
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) SUSE
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) OS/400
3 2 (50.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Business Development
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) KVM
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) BMC
3 2 (50.00%) CA
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) Brocade