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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 120 93 116
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +23
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 20 38 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.85% 1.89% 0.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.90% 8.98% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7 37 9
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +28.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,323 £47,000 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £43,300
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £46,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-1.07% +1.08%
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
408 423 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.30% 21.02% 20.67%
Number of salaries quoted 319 389 360
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,250 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 28 June 2016.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (69.70%) Oracle
3 21 (63.64%) Unix
4 20 (60.61%) Apache
5 19 (57.58%) Degree
6 18 (54.55%) SQL
7 17 (51.52%) SQL Server
7 17 (51.52%) Perl
7 17 (51.52%) MySQL
8 15 (45.45%) SUSE
8 15 (45.45%) Oracle RMAN
8 15 (45.45%) Computer Science
9 14 (42.42%) Service Delivery
9 14 (42.42%) Software Engineering
9 14 (42.42%) Sun
9 14 (42.42%) Shell Script
10 13 (39.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 13 (39.39%) Veritas
10 13 (39.39%) Unicenter
10 13 (39.39%) SAN
10 13 (39.39%) CA
10 13 (39.39%) Firmware
10 13 (39.39%) ISEB
10 13 (39.39%) IBM
10 13 (39.39%) DB2
10 13 (39.39%) Zachman Framework
10 13 (39.39%) TOGAF
10 13 (39.39%) Technical Architecture
10 13 (39.39%) Requirements Analysis
10 13 (39.39%) 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 20 (60.61%) Apache
2 8 (24.24%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (24.24%) SharePoint
3 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
4 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (12.12%) Moodle
5 3 (9.09%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (9.09%) WebLogic
6 1 (3.03%) Apache Solr
6 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.03%) MindAlign
6 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (12.12%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (24.24%) Office 365
2 2 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (39.39%) SAN
2 3 (9.09%) SSL
3 2 (6.06%) Internet
4 1 (3.03%) Firewall
4 1 (3.03%) IMAP
4 1 (3.03%) LDAP
4 1 (3.03%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (3.03%) S/MIME
4 1 (3.03%) SMTP
4 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (51.52%) MySQL
1 17 (51.52%) SQL Server
2 13 (39.39%) DB2
3 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database
3 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (39.39%) Publishing
2 5 (15.15%) Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Finance
4 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.03%) Back Office
5 1 (3.03%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (3.03%) Front Office
5 1 (3.03%) Retail
5 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (15.15%) DBA
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (15.15%) Technical Leader
3 3 (9.09%) Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 3 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Messaging Specialist
4 2 (6.06%) Service Operations Specialist
5 1 (3.03%) Developer
5 1 (3.03%) ETL Specialist
5 1 (3.03%) Informatica Specialist
5 1 (3.03%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Lead Web Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Report Specialist
5 1 (3.03%) Service Desk Specialist
5 1 (3.03%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.03%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) LAMP
2 5 (15.15%) Middleware
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (6.06%) CSS
4 2 (6.06%) HTML
4 2 (6.06%) Web Services
5 1 (3.03%) CSS3
5 1 (3.03%) D-Bus
5 1 (3.03%) HTML5
5 1 (3.03%) J2EE
5 1 (3.03%) JDBC
5 1 (3.03%) JMS
5 1 (3.03%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (3.03%) Lucene
5 1 (3.03%) ODBC
5 1 (3.03%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (3.03%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 13 (39.39%) Clustering
2 13 (39.39%) CMDB
2 13 (39.39%) Data Centre
3 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.06%) Linked Data
4 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.06%) PKI
4 2 (6.06%) Semantic Web
5 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (63.64%) Unix
3 15 (45.45%) SUSE
4 13 (39.39%) AIX
4 13 (39.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.06%) CentOS
5 2 (6.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Service Delivery
1 14 (42.42%) Software Engineering
2 13 (39.39%) Continuous Improvement
2 13 (39.39%) Line Management
2 13 (39.39%) Migration
2 13 (39.39%) Performance Analysis
2 13 (39.39%) Presales
2 13 (39.39%) Requirements Analysis
2 13 (39.39%) Technical Architecture
2 13 (39.39%) TOGAF
2 13 (39.39%) Zachman Framework
3 7 (21.21%) ITIL
4 5 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (12.12%) Problem Management
6 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 3 (9.09%) Identity Management
6 3 (9.09%) Project Planning
6 3 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.06%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) SQL
2 17 (51.52%) Perl
3 14 (42.42%) Shell Script
4 4 (12.12%) C#
4 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
5 3 (9.09%) Java
6 2 (6.06%) C
6 2 (6.06%) C++
6 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.06%) PHP
6 2 (6.06%) Ruby
7 1 (3.03%) Korn
7 1 (3.03%) Python
7 1 (3.03%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 19 (57.58%) Degree
2 13 (39.39%) ISEB
3 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (39.39%) Firmware
2 8 (24.24%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.03%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 15 (45.45%) Oracle RMAN
2 13 (39.39%) NetBackup
2 13 (39.39%) Oracle ZFS
2 13 (39.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 13 (39.39%) Unicenter
3 4 (12.12%) SCCM
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (6.06%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (3.03%) Control-M
6 1 (3.03%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 23 (69.70%) Oracle
2 14 (42.42%) Sun
3 13 (39.39%) CA
3 13 (39.39%) IBM
3 13 (39.39%) Veritas
4 5 (15.15%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.03%) Cognos
5 1 (3.03%) Informatica
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.03%) Proofpoint
5 1 (3.03%) Remedy
5 1 (3.03%) Solace
5 1 (3.03%) TIBCO
5 1 (3.03%) Vitria
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Birmingham City University
Salary: £37,685- £40,961 + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago