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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 138 167 135
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -32
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 27 10 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.86% 0.28% 0.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.44% 1.00% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 25 7 26
Average salary £33,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £41,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
786 1004 788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.97% 27.87% 26.38%
Number of salaries quoted 677 837 711
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015. 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 +36 26 £33,500 -25.55% 1
Derbyshire +19 1 - -
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 44 (95.65%) Linux
2 34 (73.91%) Oracle
3 32 (69.57%) UNIX
4 26 (56.52%) Apache
5 20 (43.48%) Windows
6 18 (39.13%) Microsoft
6 18 (39.13%) ITIL
7 16 (34.78%) Red Hat
7 16 (34.78%) Shell Script
8 15 (32.61%) Active Directory
8 15 (32.61%) EMC
9 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (30.43%) Internet
9 14 (30.43%) AIX
9 14 (30.43%) MS Office
9 14 (30.43%) Tomcat
9 14 (30.43%) Windows XP
9 14 (30.43%) ADSL
9 14 (30.43%) Broadband
9 14 (30.43%) TCP/IP
9 14 (30.43%) Lync
9 14 (30.43%) Windows 8
9 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (28.26%) Finance
10 13 (28.26%) Migration
10 13 (28.26%) SAN
11 12 (26.09%) IBM AIX Certification
11 12 (26.09%) HACMP
11 12 (26.09%) Configuration Management
11 12 (26.09%) LAN

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 26 (56.52%) Apache
2 14 (30.43%) Tomcat
2 14 (30.43%) Lync
3 12 (26.09%) WebSphere
4 11 (23.91%) GlassFish
4 11 (23.91%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (30.43%) MS Office
2 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Summit
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (30.43%) Internet
1 14 (30.43%) ADSL
1 14 (30.43%) Broadband
1 14 (30.43%) TCP/IP
2 13 (28.26%) SAN
3 12 (26.09%) LAN
4 1 (2.17%) NAS
4 1 (2.17%) LDAP
4 1 (2.17%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Cucumber
1 11 (23.91%) Jenkins
1 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
2 9 (19.57%) Subversion
3 1 (2.17%) PeopleTools
General
1 13 (28.26%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Front Office
2 2 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) IT Support
1 13 (28.26%) Developer
1 13 (28.26%) Support Technician
1 13 (28.26%) IT Support Technician
2 10 (21.74%) C++ Developer
3 9 (19.57%) C++ Software Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (19.57%) Linux Support
3 9 (19.57%) Software Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) UNIX Support
4 7 (15.22%) Technical Support
5 5 (10.87%) Technical Specialist
5 5 (10.87%) AIX Specialist
6 2 (4.35%) Administrator
6 2 (4.35%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) IT Administrator
7 1 (2.17%) UNIX Specialist
7 1 (2.17%) Senior DBA
7 1 (2.17%) PeopleSoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.91%) FIX Protocol
1 11 (23.91%) JMS
1 11 (23.91%) WebSphere MQ
2 9 (19.57%) XML
2 9 (19.57%) FpML
3 1 (2.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) HACMP
2 11 (23.91%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 44 (95.65%) Linux
2 32 (69.57%) UNIX
3 20 (43.48%) Windows
4 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (30.43%) AIX
4 14 (30.43%) Windows XP
4 14 (30.43%) Windows 8
4 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (26.09%) HPUX
6 3 (6.52%) Ubuntu
7 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) ITIL
2 13 (28.26%) Migration
3 12 (26.09%) Configuration Management
4 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.70%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.52%) Change Management
7 3 (6.52%) OO
8 2 (4.35%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.17%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.17%) Business Transformation
9 1 (2.17%) TOGAF
9 1 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.17%) Business Continuity
9 1 (2.17%) High Availability
9 1 (2.17%) Multithreading
9 1 (2.17%) Electronic Trading
9 1 (2.17%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.78%) Shell Script
2 12 (26.09%) C++
2 12 (26.09%) Java
3 11 (23.91%) Groovy
4 10 (21.74%) SQL
5 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.17%) PeopleCode
6 1 (2.17%) SQR
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) IBM AIX Certification
1 12 (26.09%) Degree
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (8.70%) CCNP
3 4 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.70%) MCITP
4 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.17%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (32.61%) Active Directory
2 12 (26.09%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (26.09%) PowerHA
3 3 (6.52%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.17%) Sendmail
4 1 (2.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (2.17%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.17%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 34 (73.91%) Oracle
2 18 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 16 (34.78%) Red Hat
4 15 (32.61%) EMC
5 6 (13.04%) VMware
6 3 (6.52%) Dell
6 3 (6.52%) Sun
7 2 (4.35%) Computacenter
8 1 (2.17%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (2.17%) Cisco
8 1 (2.17%) IBM
8 1 (2.17%) HP
8 1 (2.17%) NetApp
8 1 (2.17%) Veritas
8 1 (2.17%) McAfee
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £40/45k, Health Care and Pension
Posted: 23 hours ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago