The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 148 137 127
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -10
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 24 27 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.65% 0.83% 1.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.63% 2.83% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 43
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £80,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Solaris
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
911 954 973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.66% 29.40% 28.37%
Number of salaries quoted 771 819 869
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Solaris
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Solaris Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Solaris
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Solaris
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -6 18 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Derbyshire -9 2 £50,000 +44.92% 1
Northamptonshire -15 2 £39,000 +11.42%
Leicestershire - 2 £23,750 -
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 43 (86.00%) Linux
2 31 (62.00%) Java
2 31 (62.00%) Oracle
2 31 (62.00%) Finance
3 23 (46.00%) Degree
4 22 (44.00%) C++
5 19 (38.00%) XML
6 17 (34.00%) Apache
6 17 (34.00%) UNIX
7 15 (30.00%) Oracle RAC
8 14 (28.00%) GlassFish
8 14 (28.00%) WebSphere
8 14 (28.00%) Groovy
8 14 (28.00%) Git (software)
8 14 (28.00%) Cucumber
8 14 (28.00%) Jenkins
8 14 (28.00%) JMS
8 14 (28.00%) SQL
8 14 (28.00%) WebSphere Application Server
8 14 (28.00%) WebSphere MQ
8 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (28.00%) FIX Protocol
9 13 (26.00%) Windows
10 10 (20.00%) ITIL
10 10 (20.00%) Configuration Management
10 10 (20.00%) FpML
10 10 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 10 (20.00%) Subversion
11 9 (18.00%) HTML
12 8 (16.00%) Tomcat

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 17 (34.00%) Apache
2 14 (28.00%) WebSphere
2 14 (28.00%) GlassFish
2 14 (28.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (16.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.00%) SAS
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.00%) Summit
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) SAN
2 2 (4.00%) LDAP
2 2 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (2.00%) Kerberos
3 1 (2.00%) DNS
3 1 (2.00%) Network Security
3 1 (2.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.00%) NAS
3 1 (2.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (10.00%) MySQL
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.00%) DB2
4 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (28.00%) Git (software)
1 14 (28.00%) Cucumber
1 14 (28.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (20.00%) Subversion
3 2 (4.00%) JIRA
3 2 (4.00%) Toad
3 2 (4.00%) PeopleTools
4 1 (2.00%) Selenium
General
1 31 (62.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Front Office
2 4 (8.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (62.00%) Developer
2 21 (42.00%) C++ Developer
3 10 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 10 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) Java Developer
4 7 (14.00%) Lead Developer
5 5 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (10.00%) Support Consultant
5 5 (10.00%) Consultant
5 5 (10.00%) DBA
6 4 (8.00%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (4.00%) Technical Support
7 2 (4.00%) Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) PeopleSoft Developer
7 2 (4.00%) MySQL DBA
8 1 (2.00%) AIX Specialist
8 1 (2.00%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.00%) Veritas Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.00%) XML
2 14 (28.00%) JMS
2 14 (28.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 14 (28.00%) FIX Protocol
3 10 (20.00%) FpML
4 9 (18.00%) HTML
5 7 (14.00%) jQuery
6 3 (6.00%) Middleware
7 2 (4.00%) Web Services
8 1 (2.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.00%) E-Learning
3 2 (4.00%) Derivative
3 2 (4.00%) HACMP
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) Replication
4 1 (2.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 43 (86.00%) Linux
2 17 (34.00%) UNIX
3 13 (26.00%) Windows
4 5 (10.00%) AIX
5 3 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.00%) CentOS
6 2 (4.00%) HPUX
7 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 10 (20.00%) ITIL
3 5 (10.00%) OO
3 5 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (4.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (4.00%) Change Control
5 2 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (4.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (4.00%) CRM
5 2 (4.00%) Migration
5 2 (4.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.00%) Identity Management
6 1 (2.00%) Data Security
6 1 (2.00%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (2.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 31 (62.00%) Java
2 22 (44.00%) C++
3 14 (28.00%) SQL
3 14 (28.00%) Groovy
4 7 (14.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.00%) Shell Script
6 4 (8.00%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.00%) PeopleCode
7 2 (4.00%) SQR
8 1 (2.00%) PHP5
8 1 (2.00%) PHP
8 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 23 (46.00%) Degree
2 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) OCP
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.00%) IBM AIX Certification
3 2 (4.00%) ISEB
3 2 (4.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.00%) MCSE
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.00%) SLA
2 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 15 (30.00%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.00%) PowerHA
4 1 (2.00%) NFS
4 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.00%) Sendmail
4 1 (2.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (2.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 31 (62.00%) Oracle
2 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.00%) Business Objects
3 5 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (10.00%) VMware
3 5 (10.00%) Northgate
4 4 (8.00%) HP
5 3 (6.00%) Computacenter
6 2 (4.00%) McAfee
6 2 (4.00%) EMC
6 2 (4.00%) NetApp
6 2 (4.00%) Veritas
6 2 (4.00%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (4.00%) JBoss
6 2 (4.00%) Cisco
7 1 (2.00%) Symantec
7 1 (2.00%) Sybase
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