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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 120 123 112
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 8 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.43% 0.16% 0.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.37% 0.81% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 13
Median salary £47,750 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.37% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £34,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £46,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -4.44%

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
338 372 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.98% 19.59% 25.77%
Number of salaries quoted 282 319 428
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 21 (95.45%) Linux
2 14 (63.64%) Unix
3 11 (50.00%) Windows
3 11 (50.00%) ITIL
4 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
4 10 (45.45%) Red Hat
4 10 (45.45%) SCCM
5 8 (36.36%) SCOM
5 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
5 8 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (36.36%) Resource Management
5 8 (36.36%) SCOrch
5 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
5 8 (36.36%) HP
5 8 (36.36%) Finance
5 8 (36.36%) SNMP
5 8 (36.36%) AIX
5 8 (36.36%) SQL
6 7 (31.82%) Perl
6 7 (31.82%) LAN
6 7 (31.82%) WAN
6 7 (31.82%) VPN
6 7 (31.82%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (31.82%) Data Centre
6 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
7 6 (27.27%) Apache
7 6 (27.27%) Java
8 4 (18.18%) SSL
8 4 (18.18%) Sun
8 4 (18.18%) Project Management

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 6 (27.27%) Apache
2 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 3 (13.64%) WebLogic
3 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.09%) Moodle
3 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.55%) IIS
4 1 (4.55%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) IaaS
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
1 2 (9.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 8 (36.36%) SNMP
3 7 (31.82%) LAN
3 7 (31.82%) VPN
3 7 (31.82%) WAN
4 4 (18.18%) SSL
5 3 (13.64%) BGP
5 3 (13.64%) DNS
5 3 (13.64%) Firewall
5 3 (13.64%) Multicast
5 3 (13.64%) OSPF
5 3 (13.64%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
2 3 (13.64%) Marketing
3 2 (9.09%) Back Office
3 2 (9.09%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.55%) Front Office
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Capacity Manager
2 6 (27.27%) Technical Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Solutions Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Web Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Java Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Security Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) J2EE
2 2 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (4.55%) CSS
3 1 (4.55%) LAMP
3 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Data Centre
2 4 (18.18%) PKI
3 2 (9.09%) NHS
4 1 (4.55%) Data Conversion
4 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 21 (95.45%) Linux
2 14 (63.64%) Unix
3 11 (50.00%) Windows
4 8 (36.36%) AIX
4 8 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
5 4 (18.18%) SUSE
6 2 (9.09%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (36.36%) Resource Management
3 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (18.18%) Project Management
4 3 (13.64%) Change Control
4 3 (13.64%) Contingency Planning
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL V3
4 3 (13.64%) PRINCE
4 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
4 3 (13.64%) Workflow
5 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) PDM
5 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.55%) Service Management
5 1 (4.55%) SOA
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 7 (31.82%) Perl
2 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
3 6 (27.27%) Java
4 2 (9.09%) C#
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 7 (31.82%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (13.64%) CCNA
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (13.64%) PMI Certification
3 3 (13.64%) PMP
4 2 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) SCCM
2 8 (36.36%) SCOM
2 8 (36.36%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 8 (36.36%) HP
3 4 (18.18%) Sun
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco
4 3 (13.64%) F5
5 2 (9.09%) NetApp
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle
6 1 (4.55%) Cognos
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.55%) Netezza
6 1 (4.55%) Sybase