The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 50 52 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -34
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 26 6 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.38% 1.12% 11.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.61% 4.48% 29.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 72
Average salary £55,000 £51,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% +13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,900 £48,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,029 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year
- +1.69%
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 Coventry region.

Operating Systems Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
224 134 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 29.13% 24.91% 38.62%
Number of salaries quoted 192 120 233
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Solaris
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Coventry

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Coventry

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 35 (85.37%) Oracle
2 34 (82.93%) SQL
3 32 (78.05%) Linux
4 31 (75.61%) Tomcat
4 31 (75.61%) J2EE
5 28 (68.29%) Windows
6 27 (65.85%) DevOps
7 26 (63.41%) IIS
7 26 (63.41%) Tivoli
8 15 (36.59%) SQL Server
8 15 (36.59%) .NET
9 14 (34.15%) BladeLogic
9 14 (34.15%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (34.15%) Ansible
10 13 (31.71%) Kanban
10 13 (31.71%) PowerShell
10 13 (31.71%) Scrum
10 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (31.71%) ITIL
10 13 (31.71%) Perl
10 13 (31.71%) Nagios
10 13 (31.71%) Unicenter
10 13 (31.71%) Python
11 11 (26.83%) UNIX
12 10 (24.39%) Control-M
12 10 (24.39%) Software Deployment
13 7 (17.07%) IBM
14 6 (14.63%) WebSphere
15 5 (12.20%) Hibernate
15 5 (12.20%) Spring

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 31 (75.61%) Tomcat
2 26 (63.41%) IIS
3 6 (14.63%) WebSphere
4 5 (12.20%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) HTTP
1 5 (12.20%) SAN
1 5 (12.20%) Internet
2 2 (4.88%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.20%) MySQL
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.44%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Ant
1 5 (12.20%) Maven
General
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Games
2 1 (2.44%) Banking
2 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (43.90%) Applications Support
3 10 (24.39%) Team Leader
4 7 (17.07%) Developer
4 7 (17.07%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Support Team Leader
6 5 (12.20%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (12.20%) Administrator
6 5 (12.20%) DevOps Administrator
7 3 (7.32%) Technical Team Leader
7 3 (7.32%) IT Administrator
7 3 (7.32%) Junior
7 3 (7.32%) Junior Systems Administrator
7 3 (7.32%) Graduate
7 3 (7.32%) DBA
7 3 (7.32%) Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) UNIX Team Leader
8 2 (4.88%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (4.88%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (75.61%) J2EE
2 15 (36.59%) .NET
3 5 (12.20%) HTML
3 5 (12.20%) Servlets
3 5 (12.20%) SOAP
3 5 (12.20%) Struts
3 5 (12.20%) Web Services
3 5 (12.20%) CSS
3 5 (12.20%) Hibernate
3 5 (12.20%) Spring
3 5 (12.20%) Ajax
3 5 (12.20%) JSON
3 5 (12.20%) jQuery
3 5 (12.20%) REST
4 4 (9.76%) Semantic HTML
4 4 (9.76%) JSP
4 4 (9.76%) XHTML
5 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.44%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Web 2.0
2 4 (9.76%) W3C
2 4 (9.76%) User Experience
3 1 (2.44%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 32 (78.05%) Linux
2 28 (68.29%) Windows
3 11 (26.83%) UNIX
4 5 (12.20%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (65.85%) DevOps
2 14 (34.15%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (31.71%) Kanban
3 13 (31.71%) ITIL
3 13 (31.71%) Scrum
3 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (24.39%) Software Deployment
5 5 (12.20%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.32%) Service Management
6 3 (7.32%) Line Management
7 1 (2.44%) ERP
7 1 (2.44%) BPMN
7 1 (2.44%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (2.44%) TOGAF
7 1 (2.44%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.44%) UML
7 1 (2.44%) OO
7 1 (2.44%) RAD
7 1 (2.44%) RUP
7 1 (2.44%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 34 (82.93%) SQL
2 13 (31.71%) Python
2 13 (31.71%) PowerShell
2 13 (31.71%) Perl
3 5 (12.20%) Java
3 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.32%) C#
5 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.44%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) NFS
1 2 (4.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 26 (63.41%) Tivoli
2 14 (34.15%) BladeLogic
2 14 (34.15%) Ansible
3 13 (31.71%) Unicenter
3 13 (31.71%) Nagios
4 10 (24.39%) Control-M
5 1 (2.44%) Salt
5 1 (2.44%) Puppet
5 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 35 (85.37%) Oracle
2 7 (17.07%) IBM
3 4 (9.76%) NetApp
4 2 (4.88%) Veritas
4 2 (4.88%) VMware
5 1 (2.44%) Netezza
5 1 (2.44%) hybris
5 1 (2.44%) BMC
5 1 (2.44%) CommVault
5 1 (2.44%) SAP
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago