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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 71 57 60
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 3 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.41% 2.43% 1.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.88% 8.72% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 6
Median salary £43,500 £55,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.90% +7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £50,900 £48,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,100 £65,029 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
160 218 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 22.10% 27.88% 24.65%
Number of salaries quoted 131 194 125
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £58,950
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of job ads across the Coventry region citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 12 (100.00%) Unix
2 11 (91.67%) SAN
3 9 (75.00%) Linux
4 8 (66.67%) Oracle
4 8 (66.67%) Red Hat
5 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database
6 6 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 6 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
6 6 (50.00%) Oracle ZFS
6 6 (50.00%) NFS
6 6 (50.00%) NetApp
6 6 (50.00%) Veritas
7 5 (41.67%) Finance
7 5 (41.67%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (33.33%) Apache
8 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
8 4 (33.33%) Web Services
8 4 (33.33%) Sun
8 4 (33.33%) CommVault
8 4 (33.33%) Internet
8 4 (33.33%) Simpana
9 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (25.00%) VMware
9 3 (25.00%) E-business
9 3 (25.00%) Korn
10 2 (16.67%) Firewall
10 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
10 2 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 4 (33.33%) Apache
1 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) SAN
2 6 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (33.33%) Internet
4 2 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (8.33%) Intranet
5 1 (8.33%) Symposium
5 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Unix Specialist
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Unix Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Unix Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) SAN Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Linux Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Solaris Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) COM
3 1 (8.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Unix
2 9 (75.00%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) E-business
1 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (16.67%) Change Control
2 2 (16.67%) High Availability
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Line Management
2 2 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (16.67%) Service Management
2 2 (16.67%) Threat Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Change Data Capture
3 1 (8.33%) Coaching
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) People Management
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Korn
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) NFS
1 6 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 4 (33.33%) Simpana
3 2 (16.67%) Data Guard
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (8.33%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (8.33%) Legato
4 1 (8.33%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle
1 8 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 6 (50.00%) NetApp
2 6 (50.00%) Veritas
3 4 (33.33%) CommVault
3 4 (33.33%) Sun
4 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 2 (16.67%) IBM
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Netezza
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco
6 1 (8.33%) Finjan
6 1 (8.33%) HP