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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 115 126 116
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 5 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.28% 0.42% 0.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.60% 2.38% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 7
Median salary £48,000 £47,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% -2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £45,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,600 £47,500 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -5.55%

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
313 378 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.46% 17.65% 23.63%
Number of salaries quoted 269 330 380
Median salary £37,137 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.96% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 27 February 2017.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 11 (64.71%) Unix
3 10 (58.82%) Windows
4 9 (52.94%) ITIL
5 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
5 8 (47.06%) Red Hat
5 8 (47.06%) SCCM
6 7 (41.18%) SCOM
6 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
6 7 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (41.18%) Resource Management
6 7 (41.18%) SCOrch
6 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
6 7 (41.18%) HP
6 7 (41.18%) SNMP
6 7 (41.18%) AIX
7 6 (35.29%) SQL
7 6 (35.29%) Finance
8 5 (29.41%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (29.41%) Perl
8 5 (29.41%) LAN
8 5 (29.41%) WAN
8 5 (29.41%) VPN
8 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
8 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
9 4 (23.53%) Project Management
10 3 (17.65%) PRINCE
10 3 (17.65%) OSPF
10 3 (17.65%) BGP
10 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification

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 2 (11.76%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) Moodle
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) SAS
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) IaaS
1 2 (11.76%) PaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
2 7 (41.18%) SNMP
3 5 (29.41%) LAN
3 5 (29.41%) VPN
3 5 (29.41%) WAN
4 3 (17.65%) BGP
4 3 (17.65%) DNS
4 3 (17.65%) Firewall
4 3 (17.65%) Multicast
4 3 (17.65%) OSPF
4 3 (17.65%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (11.76%) SAN
6 1 (5.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Marketing
3 2 (11.76%) Retail
4 1 (5.88%) Back Office
4 1 (5.88%) Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Capacity Manager
2 6 (35.29%) Technical Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Java Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Services Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) jQuery
2 1 (5.88%) CSS
2 1 (5.88%) J2EE
2 1 (5.88%) LAMP
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) NHS
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (5.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 11 (64.71%) Unix
3 10 (58.82%) Windows
4 7 (41.18%) AIX
4 7 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
5 2 (11.76%) OpenVMS
6 1 (5.88%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) ITIL
2 7 (41.18%) Resource Management
3 4 (23.53%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Change Control
4 3 (17.65%) Contingency Planning
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
4 3 (17.65%) PRINCE
4 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
4 3 (17.65%) Workflow
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Data Conversion
5 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.88%) PDM
5 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.88%) Service Management
5 1 (5.88%) SOA
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) Perl
2 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
3 3 (17.65%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) C#
5 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 5 (29.41%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (17.65%) CCNA
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (17.65%) PMI Certification
3 3 (17.65%) PMP
4 2 (11.76%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) SCCM
2 7 (41.18%) SCOM
2 7 (41.18%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Red Hat
2 7 (41.18%) HP
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco
3 3 (17.65%) F5
4 2 (11.76%) NetApp
5 1 (5.88%) Cognos
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) Netezza
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle
5 1 (5.88%) Sun
5 1 (5.88%) Sybase