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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 147 174 137
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -37
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 25 17 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.73% 0.47% 0.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.00% 1.60% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 23
Average salary £33,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,050 £38,892 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £49,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
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
834 1061 822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.34% 29.57% 27.00%
Number of salaries quoted 720 880 737
Average salary £33,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +24 24 £33,000 -26.66% 3
Derbyshire +22 1 - -
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 35 (70.00%) Oracle
3 30 (60.00%) UNIX
4 25 (50.00%) Windows
4 25 (50.00%) Apache
5 22 (44.00%) ITIL
6 20 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 18 (36.00%) SQL
8 17 (34.00%) Finance
9 15 (30.00%) C++
9 15 (30.00%) Java
9 15 (30.00%) WebSphere
9 15 (30.00%) Degree
9 15 (30.00%) Oracle RAC
10 14 (28.00%) WebSphere Application Server
10 14 (28.00%) JMS
10 14 (28.00%) WebSphere MQ
10 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (28.00%) FIX Protocol
10 14 (28.00%) GlassFish
10 14 (28.00%) Groovy
10 14 (28.00%) Git (software)
10 14 (28.00%) Cucumber
10 14 (28.00%) Jenkins
11 13 (26.00%) Configuration Management
12 12 (24.00%) Active Directory
12 12 (24.00%) EMC
12 12 (24.00%) Red Hat
12 12 (24.00%) Shell Script
13 11 (22.00%) MS Office

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 25 (50.00%) Apache
2 15 (30.00%) WebSphere
3 14 (28.00%) GlassFish
3 14 (28.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 11 (22.00%) Tomcat
4 11 (22.00%) Lync
5 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (22.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.00%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.00%) ADSL
1 11 (22.00%) Broadband
1 11 (22.00%) TCP/IP
1 11 (22.00%) Internet
2 9 (18.00%) SAN
3 8 (16.00%) LAN
4 1 (2.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.00%) MySQL
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%) PeopleTools
General
1 17 (34.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Retail
2 4 (8.00%) Front Office
3 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) Developer
2 13 (26.00%) C++ Developer
3 12 (24.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 10 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 10 (20.00%) Support Technician
4 10 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
4 10 (20.00%) IT Support
4 10 (20.00%) Software Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) UNIX Support
5 7 (14.00%) Linux Support
6 5 (10.00%) Technical Support
6 5 (10.00%) Consultant
6 5 (10.00%) Support Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Administrator
7 3 (6.00%) AIX Specialist
7 3 (6.00%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (4.00%) PeopleSoft Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.00%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.00%) JMS
1 14 (28.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 14 (28.00%) FIX Protocol
2 10 (20.00%) XML
2 10 (20.00%) FpML
3 2 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (16.00%) HACMP
3 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.00%) Derivative
6 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 43 (86.00%) Linux
2 30 (60.00%) UNIX
3 25 (50.00%) Windows
4 11 (22.00%) Windows XP
4 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (22.00%) Windows 8
4 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (20.00%) AIX
6 7 (14.00%) HPUX
7 3 (6.00%) Ubuntu
7 3 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) ITIL
2 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (26.00%) Configuration Management
4 10 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 9 (18.00%) Migration
6 5 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 5 (10.00%) OO
6 5 (10.00%) Problem Management
7 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.00%) Change Management
9 1 (2.00%) Business Continuity
9 1 (2.00%) TOGAF
9 1 (2.00%) Multithreading
9 1 (2.00%) Electronic Trading
9 1 (2.00%) High Availability
9 1 (2.00%) Business Transformation
9 1 (2.00%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (36.00%) SQL
2 15 (30.00%) C++
2 15 (30.00%) Java
3 14 (28.00%) Groovy
4 12 (24.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.00%) PeopleCode
6 2 (4.00%) SQR
7 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (30.00%) Degree
2 8 (16.00%) IBM AIX Certification
3 6 (12.00%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (8.00%) MCITP
5 4 (8.00%) CCNP
5 4 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.00%) OCP
6 2 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (6.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (30.00%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (24.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (16.00%) PowerHA
4 3 (6.00%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (2.00%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (2.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 35 (70.00%) Oracle
2 20 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (24.00%) EMC
3 12 (24.00%) Red Hat
4 6 (12.00%) VMware
5 5 (10.00%) Northgate
5 5 (10.00%) Business Objects
6 3 (6.00%) Sun
6 3 (6.00%) Dell
7 2 (4.00%) Computacenter
7 2 (4.00%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (2.00%) Cisco
8 1 (2.00%) IBM
8 1 (2.00%) HP
8 1 (2.00%) NetApp
8 1 (2.00%) McAfee
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