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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 174 171 157
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 5 12 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.16% 0.34% 0.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.72% 1.37% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 20
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £33,700 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £47,750
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.90% -2.22%
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
691 874 899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 21.74% 25.02% 24.71%
Number of salaries quoted 527 675 765
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 10 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -11 2 £55,000 +22.22%
Lincolnshire - 2 £37,500 -
Derbyshire +13 1 £36,000 -
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing Solaris also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 11 (68.75%) Oracle
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
1 11 (68.75%) Security Cleared
2 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (43.75%) Linux
4 5 (31.25%) Apache
4 5 (31.25%) AIX
4 5 (31.25%) Unix
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (25.00%) VB6
5 4 (25.00%) Computacenter
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (25.00%) Sun
5 4 (25.00%) VB
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (25.00%) Sybase
5 4 (25.00%) DB2
5 4 (25.00%) SAP
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (25.00%) JBoss
5 4 (25.00%) SAS
5 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (25.00%) Data Guard
5 4 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) Apache
2 4 (25.00%) JBoss
2 4 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) HTTP
2 2 (12.50%) HTTPS
2 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 2 (12.50%) Network Security
2 2 (12.50%) SSH
3 1 (6.25%) MRTG
3 1 (6.25%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) DB2
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (18.75%) Military
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) DBA
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) Wintel Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) Wintel Systems Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Server Support
4 2 (12.50%) Solaris Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Support
4 2 (12.50%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Field Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) AIX
3 5 (31.25%) Unix
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (6.25%) HPUX
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Analytics
1 4 (25.00%) Business Analytics
1 4 (25.00%) Coaching
1 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (12.50%) Capacity Management
2 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (12.50%) High Availability
2 2 (12.50%) Network Architecture
2 2 (12.50%) Network Design
2 2 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (12.50%) Security Hardening
2 2 (12.50%) Validation
3 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Kernel Tuning
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.25%) Security Patching
3 1 (6.25%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) VB
1 4 (25.00%) VB6
2 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) Security Cleared
2 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (12.50%) NFS
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) KVM
3 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (6.25%) Ganglia
3 1 (6.25%) Nagios
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (6.25%) yum
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) Computacenter
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) SAP
2 4 (25.00%) Sun
2 4 (25.00%) Sybase
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
4 2 (12.50%) Avaya
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (12.50%) Intel Security
4 2 (12.50%) Juniper
4 2 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (6.25%) EMC
5 1 (6.25%) FXall
5 1 (6.25%) NetApp