The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 173 145 158
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +13
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 17 23 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.43% 0.73% 0.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.60% 2.80% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 9
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,950 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £50,450 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1062 821 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 26.86% 26.20% 23.24%
Number of salaries quoted 907 696 710
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Solaris
England

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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -5 10 £42,500 -4.49% 3
Leicestershire -7 5 £38,750 +72.22%
Derbyshire -20 2 £34,500 -18.82%
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 21 (75.00%) Linux
2 14 (50.00%) UNIX
3 11 (39.29%) Finance
4 10 (35.71%) Java
4 10 (35.71%) Oracle
5 9 (32.14%) AIX
6 8 (28.57%) ITIL
6 8 (28.57%) Degree
7 7 (25.00%) C++
7 7 (25.00%) SAN
8 6 (21.43%) Red Hat
8 6 (21.43%) XML
8 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
8 6 (21.43%) HTML
9 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
9 5 (17.86%) IBM
9 5 (17.86%) IT Governance
9 5 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (17.86%) iSCSI
10 4 (14.29%) Replication
10 4 (14.29%) NetBackup
10 4 (14.29%) CMDB
10 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
10 4 (14.29%) Veritas
10 4 (14.29%) SQL
11 3 (10.71%) Windows
11 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
11 3 (10.71%) HPUX
11 3 (10.71%) Apache
11 3 (10.71%) Tomcat

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 3 (10.71%) Apache
1 3 (10.71%) Tomcat
1 3 (10.71%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.14%) GlassFish
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) SAS
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (7.14%) Summit
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) SAN
2 5 (17.86%) iSCSI
3 2 (7.14%) LDAP
4 1 (3.57%) LAN
4 1 (3.57%) Kerberos
4 1 (3.57%) DNS
4 1 (3.57%) NAS
4 1 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (3.57%) Internet
4 1 (3.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
1 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) SAP HANA
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (3.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Subversion
1 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
1 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Developer
2 5 (17.86%) C++ Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) UNIX Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Support Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Veritas Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Lead Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (7.14%) DBA
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Manager
5 2 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) AIX Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Services Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Senior DBA
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Development Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) HTML
1 6 (21.43%) XML
2 3 (10.71%) jQuery
3 2 (7.14%) HTML5
3 2 (7.14%) JMS
3 2 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (7.14%) Middleware
3 2 (7.14%) FpML
3 2 (7.14%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Replication
1 4 (14.29%) CMDB
2 2 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) HACMP
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) AS400
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Linux
2 14 (50.00%) UNIX
3 9 (32.14%) AIX
4 5 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (10.71%) HPUX
5 3 (10.71%) Windows
6 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) ITIL
2 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
3 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
3 5 (17.86%) IT Governance
4 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.71%) Business Continuity
5 3 (10.71%) Project Management
6 2 (7.14%) OOP
6 2 (7.14%) OO
6 2 (7.14%) OOD
6 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.14%) Multithreading
6 2 (7.14%) Electronic Trading
6 2 (7.14%) High Availability
6 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) Java
2 7 (25.00%) C++
3 4 (14.29%) SQL
4 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
5 2 (7.14%) Groovy
6 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) MCSE
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.57%) IBM AIX Certification
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (3.57%) NFS
3 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) Sendmail
3 1 (3.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (3.57%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.57%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (3.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Oracle
2 6 (21.43%) Red Hat
3 5 (17.86%) IBM
4 4 (14.29%) Veritas
5 3 (10.71%) HP
5 3 (10.71%) Symantec
5 3 (10.71%) VMware
5 3 (10.71%) Computacenter
6 2 (7.14%) McAfee
6 2 (7.14%) EMC
6 2 (7.14%) NetApp
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco
6 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.57%) Sybase
7 1 (3.57%) SAP
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