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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 155 134 125
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -9
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 25 30 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.68% 0.93% 1.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.71% 3.11% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 17 30 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 £32,000 £34,950 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £85,000
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
921 964 981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 25.22% 29.87% 28.98%
Number of salaries quoted 780 838 877
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 -2 19 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Derbyshire -11 2 £50,000 +44.92%
Northamptonshire -27 2 £39,000 +11.42%
Leicestershire - 1 £22,500 -
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 45 (86.54%) Linux
2 34 (65.38%) Oracle
3 33 (63.46%) Java
3 33 (63.46%) Finance
4 25 (48.08%) Degree
5 24 (46.15%) C++
6 21 (40.38%) XML
7 19 (36.54%) Apache
7 19 (36.54%) UNIX
8 18 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (32.69%) WebSphere
10 16 (30.77%) FIX Protocol
10 16 (30.77%) Oracle RAC
10 16 (30.77%) WebSphere Application Server
10 16 (30.77%) JMS
10 16 (30.77%) WebSphere MQ
10 16 (30.77%) GlassFish
10 16 (30.77%) Groovy
10 16 (30.77%) Git (software)
10 16 (30.77%) Cucumber
10 16 (30.77%) Jenkins
11 15 (28.85%) SQL
12 14 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (25.00%) Windows
13 13 (25.00%) Configuration Management
14 12 (23.08%) FpML
14 12 (23.08%) Subversion
14 12 (23.08%) Software Engineering
15 11 (21.15%) ITIL
16 9 (17.31%) HTML

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 19 (36.54%) Apache
2 17 (32.69%) WebSphere
3 16 (30.77%) WebSphere Application Server
3 16 (30.77%) GlassFish
4 8 (15.38%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.92%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.92%) Summit
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) SAN
2 2 (3.85%) LDAP
2 2 (3.85%) LAN
2 2 (3.85%) NAS
3 1 (1.92%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.92%) Network Security
3 1 (1.92%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.92%) DNS
3 1 (1.92%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) MySQL
1 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 16 (30.77%) Git (software)
1 16 (30.77%) Cucumber
1 16 (30.77%) Jenkins
2 12 (23.08%) Subversion
3 2 (3.85%) Toad
3 2 (3.85%) PeopleTools
3 2 (3.85%) JIRA
4 1 (1.92%) Selenium
General
1 33 (63.46%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Retail
2 4 (7.69%) Front Office
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (63.46%) Developer
2 23 (44.23%) C++ Developer
3 12 (23.08%) Software Engineer
3 12 (23.08%) C++ Software Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Java Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Lead Developer
5 5 (9.62%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (9.62%) Support Consultant
5 5 (9.62%) Consultant
6 4 (7.69%) DBA
7 3 (5.77%) Oracle DBA
8 2 (3.85%) Technical Support
8 2 (3.85%) Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) PeopleSoft Developer
8 2 (3.85%) MySQL DBA
9 1 (1.92%) AIX Specialist
9 1 (1.92%) Technical Leader
9 1 (1.92%) Junior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (40.38%) XML
2 16 (30.77%) FIX Protocol
2 16 (30.77%) JMS
2 16 (30.77%) WebSphere MQ
3 12 (23.08%) FpML
4 9 (17.31%) HTML
5 7 (13.46%) jQuery
6 3 (5.77%) Middleware
7 2 (3.85%) Web Services
8 1 (1.92%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.85%) HACMP
4 2 (3.85%) E-Learning
4 2 (3.85%) Derivative
5 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.92%) Clustering
5 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 45 (86.54%) Linux
2 19 (36.54%) UNIX
3 13 (25.00%) Windows
4 4 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (7.69%) AIX
5 2 (3.85%) HPUX
5 2 (3.85%) CentOS
6 1 (1.92%) Mac OS X Server
6 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 12 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 11 (21.15%) ITIL
5 5 (9.62%) Problem Management
5 5 (9.62%) OO
6 4 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.77%) Migration
8 2 (3.85%) CRM
8 2 (3.85%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.85%) Business Analysis
8 2 (3.85%) Automated Testing
8 2 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.85%) Change Control
9 1 (1.92%) Business Transformation
9 1 (1.92%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (1.92%) Coaching
9 1 (1.92%) Multithreading
9 1 (1.92%) Electronic Trading
9 1 (1.92%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (63.46%) Java
2 24 (46.15%) C++
3 16 (30.77%) Groovy
4 15 (28.85%) SQL
5 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
6 5 (9.62%) Shell Script
7 3 (5.77%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.85%) PeopleCode
8 2 (3.85%) SQR
9 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.92%) PHP5
9 1 (1.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (48.08%) Degree
2 5 (9.62%) SC Cleared
2 5 (9.62%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (3.85%) ISEB
4 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.85%) OCP
4 2 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.85%) IBM AIX Certification
4 2 (3.85%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.92%) MCITP
5 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.92%) CCNP
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.92%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.85%) SLA
2 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 16 (30.77%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.85%) PowerHA
3 1 (1.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.92%) Sendmail
3 1 (1.92%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.92%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (1.92%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.92%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 34 (65.38%) Oracle
2 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.54%) VMware
4 5 (9.62%) Northgate
4 5 (9.62%) Red Hat
4 5 (9.62%) Business Objects
5 3 (5.77%) HP
6 2 (3.85%) JBoss
6 2 (3.85%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (3.85%) Computacenter
7 1 (1.92%) NetApp
7 1 (1.92%) Veritas
7 1 (1.92%) McAfee
7 1 (1.92%) Cisco
7 1 (1.92%) IBM
7 1 (1.92%) Sun
7 1 (1.92%) Dell
7 1 (1.92%) EMC
Nottingham
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 26 days ago