The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 132 108 97
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -11
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 16 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.65% 1.14% 1.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.82% 6.19% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 21
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Solaris
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Operating Systems Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
419 339 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.03% 18.45% 21.66%
Number of salaries quoted 343 300 367
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Solaris
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Birmingham

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (70.00%) SQL
3 13 (65.00%) Oracle
3 13 (65.00%) Unix
3 13 (65.00%) Degree
4 12 (60.00%) Perl
5 10 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 9 (45.00%) Oracle RMAN
6 9 (45.00%) Apache
6 9 (45.00%) Shell Script
6 9 (45.00%) Service Delivery
7 8 (40.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 8 (40.00%) AIX
7 8 (40.00%) IBM
7 8 (40.00%) Sun
7 8 (40.00%) ISEB
7 8 (40.00%) SAN
7 8 (40.00%) CA
7 8 (40.00%) Veritas
7 8 (40.00%) Unicenter
7 8 (40.00%) Firmware
7 8 (40.00%) MySQL
7 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 8 (40.00%) DB2
7 8 (40.00%) Publishing
7 8 (40.00%) Migration
7 8 (40.00%) LAMP
7 8 (40.00%) SUSE
7 8 (40.00%) Clustering

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (45.00%) Apache
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (10.00%) Apache Solr
4 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.00%) Moodle
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (5.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) SaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) DB2
1 8 (40.00%) MySQL
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (40.00%) Publishing
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (20.00%) DBA
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 2 (10.00%) Messaging Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Service Operations Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) ETL Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Informatica Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Report Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) LAMP
2 5 (25.00%) Middleware
3 3 (15.00%) CSS
3 3 (15.00%) HTML
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (15.00%) Web Services
4 2 (10.00%) CSS3
4 2 (10.00%) HTML5
4 2 (10.00%) JDBC
4 2 (10.00%) Lucene
4 2 (10.00%) ODBC
5 1 (5.00%) D-Bus
5 1 (5.00%) JMS
5 1 (5.00%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (40.00%) Clustering
2 8 (40.00%) CMDB
2 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (15.00%) Linked Data
4 3 (15.00%) Semantic Web
5 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (65.00%) Unix
3 8 (40.00%) AIX
3 8 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (40.00%) SUSE
4 3 (15.00%) Windows
5 1 (5.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (45.00%) Service Delivery
3 8 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (40.00%) Line Management
3 8 (40.00%) Migration
3 8 (40.00%) Performance Analysis
3 8 (40.00%) Presales
3 8 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 8 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
3 8 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 8 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (15.00%) Identity Management
4 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (15.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 12 (60.00%) Perl
3 9 (45.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (15.00%) C
5 3 (15.00%) C++
5 3 (15.00%) Java
5 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.00%) PHP
5 3 (15.00%) Ruby
6 2 (10.00%) SPARQL
7 1 (5.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) Degree
2 8 (40.00%) ISEB
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Firmware
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (40.00%) NetBackup
2 8 (40.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 8 (40.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 8 (40.00%) Unicenter
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (10.00%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (5.00%) Control-M
5 1 (5.00%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Oracle
2 8 (40.00%) CA
2 8 (40.00%) IBM
2 8 (40.00%) Sun
2 8 (40.00%) Veritas
3 1 (5.00%) Cognos
3 1 (5.00%) Informatica
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.00%) Remedy
3 1 (5.00%) Solace
3 1 (5.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (5.00%) Vitria
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