The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 127 116 38
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -78
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 4 9 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.20% 0.50% 5.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.08% 2.04% 17.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 71
Average salary £46,250 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £33,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,100 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,820 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.06% +5.88%
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
370 442 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.19% 24.37% 29.45%
Number of salaries quoted 324 398 404
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 2016.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Perl
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) AIX
3 3 (33.33%) HP
3 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 3 (33.33%) SOA
3 3 (33.33%) PHP
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) C
3 3 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) OO
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Ruby
3 3 (33.33%) Web Development
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Semantic Web
3 3 (33.33%) SaaS
3 3 (33.33%) Linked Data
3 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (33.33%) Unix

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 2 (22.22%) Apache Solr
2 1 (11.11%) Moodle
2 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Technical Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Lead Web Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Unix Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Unix Technical Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) CSS3
2 2 (22.22%) HTML5
2 2 (22.22%) JDBC
2 2 (22.22%) Lucene
2 2 (22.22%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Linked Data
1 3 (33.33%) Semantic Web
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) AIX
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Unix
4 2 (22.22%) HPUX
5 1 (11.11%) CentOS
5 1 (11.11%) SUSE
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 3 (33.33%) OO
1 3 (33.33%) SOA
1 3 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Test-First Development
2 2 (22.22%) Web Design
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Perl
2 3 (33.33%) C
2 3 (33.33%) C++
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) PHP
2 3 (33.33%) Ruby
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
3 2 (22.22%) SPARQL
4 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Xen
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
1 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
1 1 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (11.11%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) HP
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) CommVault
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) Bloomberg
3 1 (11.11%) CA
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) SunGard
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
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