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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 63 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 8 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.98% 1.53% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.06% 4.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 0
Average salary £43,893 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.39% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £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
158 201 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 19.27% 34.13% 34.11%
Number of salaries quoted 134 177 145
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £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 31 August 2015.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Coventry

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 18 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 12 (66.67%) UNIX
3 11 (61.11%) Linux
4 9 (50.00%) IBM
5 8 (44.44%) Windows
5 8 (44.44%) Tomcat
6 7 (38.89%) Web Services
6 7 (38.89%) J2EE
6 7 (38.89%) Java
6 7 (38.89%) Internet
7 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
7 6 (33.33%) HTTP
7 6 (33.33%) Hibernate
7 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 6 (33.33%) HTML
7 6 (33.33%) MySQL
7 6 (33.33%) CSS
7 6 (33.33%) Ant
7 6 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (33.33%) Servlets
7 6 (33.33%) SOAP
7 6 (33.33%) Struts
7 6 (33.33%) HPUX
7 6 (33.33%) Spring
7 6 (33.33%) Maven
7 6 (33.33%) Ajax
7 6 (33.33%) Web 2.0
7 6 (33.33%) WebSphere
7 6 (33.33%) JSON

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 8 (44.44%) Tomcat
2 6 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (11.11%) Apache
4 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Internet
2 6 (33.33%) HTTP
3 5 (27.78%) SAN
4 2 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) MySQL
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (16.67%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Ant
1 6 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Lead Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Team Leader
3 2 (11.11%) WebSphere Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Field Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Field Service Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.56%) Application Support Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) UNIX Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) Web Services
1 7 (38.89%) J2EE
2 6 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 6 (33.33%) HTML
2 6 (33.33%) CSS
2 6 (33.33%) Servlets
2 6 (33.33%) SOAP
2 6 (33.33%) Struts
2 6 (33.33%) Spring
2 6 (33.33%) Ajax
2 6 (33.33%) JSON
2 6 (33.33%) jQuery
2 6 (33.33%) REST
3 5 (27.78%) Semantic HTML
3 5 (27.78%) XHTML
3 5 (27.78%) JSP
3 5 (27.78%) .NET
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Web 2.0
2 5 (27.78%) User Experience
2 5 (27.78%) W3C
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) UNIX
2 11 (61.11%) Linux
3 8 (44.44%) Windows
4 6 (33.33%) HPUX
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.56%) AIX
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 3 (16.67%) RUP
2 3 (16.67%) DSDM
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) UML
2 3 (16.67%) RAD
2 3 (16.67%) SDLC
2 3 (16.67%) BPMN
2 3 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
2 3 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.11%) People Management
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps
3 2 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) E-business
4 1 (5.56%) Scrum
4 1 (5.56%) Coaching
4 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) Java
3 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) Perl
4 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.56%) Korn
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) NFS
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (5.56%) Unicenter
2 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
2 1 (5.56%) Control-M
2 1 (5.56%) Nagios
2 1 (5.56%) Legato
2 1 (5.56%) Ansible
2 1 (5.56%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (5.56%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (50.00%) IBM
3 4 (22.22%) NetApp
4 3 (16.67%) Veritas
4 3 (16.67%) Netezza
4 3 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (5.56%) CommVault
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.56%) Sun
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.56%) SAP
5 1 (5.56%) Casewise