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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 165 156 133
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -23
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 17 24 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.45% 0.65% 0.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.11% 2.64% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 27
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £26,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-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
804 908 938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 21.09% 24.61% 29.48%
Number of salaries quoted 636 768 808
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,733
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -6 9 £39,000 -22.00%
Nottinghamshire -24 6 £52,250 +22.94%
Northamptonshire +6 2 £40,000 +2.56% 2
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (75.68%) Linux
2 21 (56.76%) Windows
3 18 (48.65%) UNIX
4 14 (37.84%) Firewall
5 12 (32.43%) AIX
5 12 (32.43%) SQL
6 11 (29.73%) MS Excel
6 11 (29.73%) Network Security
7 10 (27.03%) DNS
7 10 (27.03%) Internet
7 10 (27.03%) Telecoms
7 10 (27.03%) Information Security
8 9 (24.32%) VMware
8 9 (24.32%) IPsec
8 9 (24.32%) Intrusion Detection
8 9 (24.32%) PKI
8 9 (24.32%) VPN
8 9 (24.32%) Computer Security
8 9 (24.32%) FISMA
9 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (21.62%) Red Hat
10 7 (18.92%) SAN
10 7 (18.92%) Problem Management
10 7 (18.92%) Security Architecture
11 6 (16.22%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (16.22%) ArcSight
11 6 (16.22%) SIEM
11 6 (16.22%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (16.22%) Software Deployment
11 6 (16.22%) Finance

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (10.81%) Apache
2 3 (8.11%) JBoss
3 2 (5.41%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.41%) IIS
3 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.41%) SAS
4 1 (2.70%) ColdFusion
4 1 (2.70%) WildFly
Applications
1 11 (29.73%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.81%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (37.84%) Firewall
2 11 (29.73%) Network Security
3 10 (27.03%) DNS
3 10 (27.03%) Internet
4 9 (24.32%) VPN
4 9 (24.32%) IPsec
4 9 (24.32%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (18.92%) SAN
6 6 (16.22%) LAN
7 5 (13.51%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (10.81%) WAN
9 2 (5.41%) iSCSI
9 2 (5.41%) NAS
10 1 (2.70%) DHCP
10 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) MS Access
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.70%) PeopleTools
General
1 10 (27.03%) Telecoms
2 6 (16.22%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Games
3 1 (2.70%) French Language
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Security Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) IT Manager
3 4 (10.81%) Software Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) UNIX Specialist
5 2 (5.41%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Java Team Leader
5 2 (5.41%) Software Support Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Linux Specialist
5 2 (5.41%) Support Specialist
5 2 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) C++ Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.70%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) Java SE
1 3 (8.11%) Java EE
2 2 (5.41%) XML
3 1 (2.70%) Middleware
3 1 (2.70%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.70%) JNDI
3 1 (2.70%) JPA
3 1 (2.70%) JAX-RS
3 1 (2.70%) RESTEasy
3 1 (2.70%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) PKI
2 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.41%) Statistics
4 2 (5.41%) HACMP
4 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.41%) Clustering
5 1 (2.70%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 28 (75.68%) Linux
2 21 (56.76%) Windows
3 18 (48.65%) UNIX
4 12 (32.43%) AIX
5 6 (16.22%) HPUX
6 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (8.11%) IRIX
8 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.70%) CentOS
9 1 (2.70%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Information Security
2 9 (24.32%) Computer Security
3 7 (18.92%) Problem Management
3 7 (18.92%) Security Architecture
4 6 (16.22%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (16.22%) SIEM
4 6 (16.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (16.22%) Software Deployment
4 6 (16.22%) ITIL
5 4 (10.81%) DNA
5 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.11%) Migration
6 3 (8.11%) OOD
7 2 (5.41%) OOP
7 2 (5.41%) OO
7 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.41%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) SQL
2 5 (13.51%) Java
3 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.11%) Python
5 2 (5.41%) C
5 2 (5.41%) C#
5 2 (5.41%) C++
5 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.70%) Ruby
6 1 (2.70%) PeopleCode
6 1 (2.70%) SQR
6 1 (2.70%) Perl
6 1 (2.70%) PHP
6 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
1 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.70%) MCITP
3 1 (2.70%) CEH
3 1 (2.70%) CISSP
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) OCP
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (24.32%) FISMA
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) NFS
1 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.41%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (5.41%) Nagios
2 2 (5.41%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.41%) ZABBIX
2 2 (5.41%) Puppet
2 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.41%) Ansible
2 2 (5.41%) Kibana
2 2 (5.41%) Graylog
2 2 (5.41%) Graphite
2 2 (5.41%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) VMware
2 8 (21.62%) Red Hat
3 6 (16.22%) ArcSight
4 5 (13.51%) Oracle
4 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
5 4 (10.81%) HP
5 4 (10.81%) SAP
5 4 (10.81%) IBM
6 2 (5.41%) EMC
6 2 (5.41%) NetApp
6 2 (5.41%) Splunk
6 2 (5.41%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.70%) Computacenter
7 1 (2.70%) Sun
7 1 (2.70%) PeopleSoft
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