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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 70 56 63
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +7
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 7 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.85% 1.76% 0.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.59% 5.82% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 6
Average salary £58,500 £50,000 £37,997
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.00% +31.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £50,497
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 Coventry region.

Operating Systems Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
195 189 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 23.55% 30.19% 32.83%
Number of salaries quoted 164 163 152
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £22,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 7 July 2015.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Coventry

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 34 (94.44%) Oracle
2 33 (91.67%) SQL
3 32 (88.89%) J2EE
3 32 (88.89%) Linux
3 32 (88.89%) Tomcat
4 29 (80.56%) Windows
5 26 (72.22%) IIS
5 26 (72.22%) Tivoli
5 26 (72.22%) DevOps
6 16 (44.44%) .NET
7 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
8 13 (36.11%) Perl
8 13 (36.11%) ITIL
8 13 (36.11%) Python
8 13 (36.11%) Scrum
8 13 (36.11%) Unicenter
8 13 (36.11%) Nagios
8 13 (36.11%) PowerShell
8 13 (36.11%) BladeLogic
8 13 (36.11%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (36.11%) Kanban
8 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (36.11%) Ansible
9 10 (27.78%) Software Deployment
9 10 (27.78%) Control-M
10 9 (25.00%) IBM
11 6 (16.67%) jQuery
11 6 (16.67%) REST
11 6 (16.67%) JSON
11 6 (16.67%) Web 2.0

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 32 (88.89%) Tomcat
2 26 (72.22%) IIS
3 6 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) HTTP
1 6 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) MySQL
3 3 (8.33%) IBM InfoSphere
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Ant
1 6 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Games
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (50.00%) Applications Support
3 8 (22.22%) Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Team Leader
4 7 (19.44%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 6 (16.67%) Application Support Team Leader
5 6 (16.67%) Support Team Leader
6 5 (13.89%) DevOps Administrator
6 5 (13.89%) Administrator
6 5 (13.89%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.33%) DBA
7 3 (8.33%) Graduate
7 3 (8.33%) Architect
7 3 (8.33%) Junior
7 3 (8.33%) Junior Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.33%) Technical Team Leader
7 3 (8.33%) IT Administrator
7 3 (8.33%) Lead Architect
8 2 (5.56%) WebSphere Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (88.89%) J2EE
2 16 (44.44%) .NET
3 6 (16.67%) HTML
3 6 (16.67%) Servlets
3 6 (16.67%) SOAP
3 6 (16.67%) Struts
3 6 (16.67%) Web Services
3 6 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 6 (16.67%) Spring
3 6 (16.67%) Ajax
3 6 (16.67%) JSON
3 6 (16.67%) jQuery
3 6 (16.67%) REST
3 6 (16.67%) CSS
4 5 (13.89%) JSP
4 5 (13.89%) Semantic HTML
4 5 (13.89%) XHTML
5 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Web 2.0
2 5 (13.89%) W3C
2 5 (13.89%) User Experience
3 1 (2.78%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 32 (88.89%) Linux
2 29 (80.56%) Windows
3 6 (16.67%) HPUX
3 6 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (72.22%) DevOps
2 13 (36.11%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (36.11%) Kanban
2 13 (36.11%) ITIL
2 13 (36.11%) Scrum
2 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (27.78%) Software Deployment
4 6 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 3 (8.33%) Service Management
5 3 (8.33%) BPMN
5 3 (8.33%) Line Management
5 3 (8.33%) SDLC
5 3 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
5 3 (8.33%) TOGAF
5 3 (8.33%) UML
5 3 (8.33%) RAD
5 3 (8.33%) RUP
5 3 (8.33%) DSDM
6 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 33 (91.67%) SQL
2 13 (36.11%) Python
2 13 (36.11%) PowerShell
2 13 (36.11%) Perl
3 6 (16.67%) Java
3 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
Systems Management
1 26 (72.22%) Tivoli
2 13 (36.11%) Nagios
2 13 (36.11%) BladeLogic
2 13 (36.11%) Ansible
2 13 (36.11%) Unicenter
3 10 (27.78%) Control-M
Vendors
1 34 (94.44%) Oracle
2 9 (25.00%) IBM
3 3 (8.33%) Netezza
4 1 (2.78%) VMware