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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 164 178 158
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -20
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 9 17 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.28% 0.45% 0.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.18% 1.98% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 19
Median salary £48,750 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £39,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £55,000 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.66%
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
764 860 923
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.03% 22.59% 25.13%
Number of salaries quoted 578 682 778
Median salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +1 4 £60,000 +14.83%
Lincolnshire - 1 £37,500 -
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Linux
2 12 (57.14%) Oracle
2 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 11 (52.38%) SC Cleared
4 10 (47.62%) Apache
5 8 (38.10%) Red Hat
5 8 (38.10%) Unix
5 8 (38.10%) Finance
5 8 (38.10%) VMware
5 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (38.10%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (33.33%) VB6
6 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (33.33%) SAS
6 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 7 (33.33%) JBoss
6 7 (33.33%) VB
6 7 (33.33%) SAP
6 7 (33.33%) High Availability
6 7 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (33.33%) Business Analytics
6 7 (33.33%) Analytics
6 7 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (33.33%) Coaching
6 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
7 5 (23.81%) AIX
7 5 (23.81%) HP

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 10 (47.62%) Apache
2 7 (33.33%) JBoss
2 7 (33.33%) SAS
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (19.05%) MRTG
2 4 (19.05%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (4.76%) Firewall
3 1 (4.76%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) DB2
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 12c
1 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
1 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Administrator
2 7 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Administrator
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 4 (19.05%) DBA
3 4 (19.05%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (19.05%) Solaris Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Wintel Administrator
3 4 (19.05%) Wintel Systems Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Unix Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Field Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Windows Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Support Technician
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Linux
3 8 (38.10%) Unix
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (23.81%) AIX
6 4 (19.05%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (4.76%) SUSE
8 1 (4.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Analytics
1 7 (33.33%) Business Analytics
1 7 (33.33%) Coaching
1 7 (33.33%) High Availability
1 7 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 7 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (19.05%) Capacity Management
2 4 (19.05%) Kernel Tuning
2 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.76%) Change Management
3 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) Matrix Management
3 1 (4.76%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
3 1 (4.76%) Project Management
3 1 (4.76%) Security Patching
3 1 (4.76%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) VB
1 7 (33.33%) VB6
2 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
2 4 (19.05%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 11 (52.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle RAC
1 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (14.29%) KVM
2 3 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Data Guard
1 4 (19.05%) Ganglia
1 4 (19.05%) Nagios
2 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 3 (14.29%) yum
3 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Oracle
2 8 (38.10%) Red Hat
2 8 (38.10%) VMware
3 7 (33.33%) SAP
4 5 (23.81%) HP
5 4 (19.05%) Computacenter
5 4 (19.05%) EMC
5 4 (19.05%) NetApp
5 4 (19.05%) Sybase
6 3 (14.29%) FXall
7 1 (4.76%) Citrix
7 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.76%) Sun