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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 162 148 145
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -3
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 15 30 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.41% 0.80% 1.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.90% 3.47% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 31
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
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
791 864 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 21.69% 22.98% 29.09%
Number of salaries quoted 631 747 803
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Derbyshire -4 8 £39,000 -22.00% 2
Nottinghamshire -22 5 £51,000 +20.00% 1
Northamptonshire +1 2 £40,000 +2.56% 1
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 28 (80.00%) Linux
2 20 (57.14%) UNIX
3 18 (51.43%) Windows
4 14 (40.00%) AIX
5 13 (37.14%) Firewall
6 11 (31.43%) SQL
6 11 (31.43%) MS Excel
7 10 (28.57%) VMware
7 10 (28.57%) Network Security
8 9 (25.71%) Telecoms
8 9 (25.71%) Information Security
8 9 (25.71%) DNS
8 9 (25.71%) Internet
9 8 (22.86%) VPN
9 8 (22.86%) IPsec
9 8 (22.86%) Computer Security
9 8 (22.86%) PKI
9 8 (22.86%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (22.86%) FISMA
10 7 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (20.00%) Problem Management
10 7 (20.00%) Red Hat
10 7 (20.00%) SAN
10 7 (20.00%) HPUX
11 6 (17.14%) MS Access
11 6 (17.14%) LAN
11 6 (17.14%) Security Architecture
11 6 (17.14%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (14.29%) ArcSight

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3 (8.57%) JBoss
1 3 (8.57%) Apache
2 2 (5.71%) SAS
2 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.86%) ColdFusion
3 1 (2.86%) WildFly
3 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (31.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (37.14%) Firewall
2 10 (28.57%) Network Security
3 9 (25.71%) DNS
3 9 (25.71%) Internet
4 8 (22.86%) VPN
4 8 (22.86%) IPsec
4 8 (22.86%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (20.00%) SAN
6 6 (17.14%) LAN
7 5 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (11.43%) WAN
9 2 (5.71%) iSCSI
9 2 (5.71%) NAS
10 1 (2.86%) DHCP
10 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) MS Access
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (25.71%) Telecoms
2 5 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
3 1 (2.86%) Games
3 1 (2.86%) French Language
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Security Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) IT Manager
3 4 (11.43%) Software Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Developer
4 3 (8.57%) UNIX Administrator
4 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) UNIX Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Software Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Linux Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Support Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) C++ Developer
6 1 (2.86%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) XML
2 1 (2.86%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.86%) JNDI
2 1 (2.86%) Java SE
2 1 (2.86%) Java EE
2 1 (2.86%) JPA
2 1 (2.86%) JAX-RS
2 1 (2.86%) RESTEasy
2 1 (2.86%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) PKI
1 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.57%) Clustering
3 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.71%) HACMP
3 2 (5.71%) Statistics
4 1 (2.86%) CMDB
4 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 28 (80.00%) Linux
2 20 (57.14%) UNIX
3 18 (51.43%) Windows
4 14 (40.00%) AIX
5 7 (20.00%) HPUX
6 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (8.57%) IRIX
8 2 (5.71%) CentOS
8 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.86%) SUSE
9 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Information Security
2 8 (22.86%) Computer Security
3 7 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 6 (17.14%) Security Architecture
4 6 (17.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (14.29%) SIEM
5 5 (14.29%) ITIL
5 5 (14.29%) Software Deployment
6 4 (11.43%) DNA
7 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (8.57%) Migration
7 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.71%) Supplier Management
8 2 (5.71%) Change Management
8 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
8 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.71%) Time Management
8 2 (5.71%) ITIL V2
8 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) Shell Script
2 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.57%) Python
3 3 (8.57%) Java
4 2 (5.71%) C
4 2 (5.71%) C#
4 2 (5.71%) C++
5 1 (2.86%) Perl
5 1 (2.86%) PHP
5 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
1 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.86%) MCITP
3 1 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.86%) CISSP
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.86%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) FISMA
2 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) NFS
1 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.71%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (5.71%) Nagios
2 2 (5.71%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.71%) ZABBIX
2 2 (5.71%) Puppet
2 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.71%) Ansible
2 2 (5.71%) Kibana
2 2 (5.71%) Graylog
2 2 (5.71%) Graphite
2 2 (5.71%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) VMware
2 7 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (14.29%) IBM
3 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.29%) ArcSight
4 4 (11.43%) SAP
4 4 (11.43%) HP
5 2 (5.71%) EMC
5 2 (5.71%) NetApp
5 2 (5.71%) TIBCO
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle
5 2 (5.71%) Splunk
6 1 (2.86%) Computacenter
6 1 (2.86%) Sun
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Excellent benefits on top
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Core & Voluntary benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Derbyshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Kettering
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago