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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 159 145 132
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -13
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 20 31 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.55% 0.91% 1.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.22% 2.86% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 17 30 33
Average salary £42,500 £46,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,650 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £71,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +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
902 1085 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.90% 31.84% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 770 959 794
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

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 22 October 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 22 October 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
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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
Nottinghamshire -1 17 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Northamptonshire -23 2 £39,000 +11.42%
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 43 (86.00%) Linux
2 35 (70.00%) Oracle
3 32 (64.00%) Java
3 32 (64.00%) Finance
4 25 (50.00%) Degree
5 24 (48.00%) C++
6 22 (44.00%) XML
6 22 (44.00%) Apache
7 21 (42.00%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (40.00%) WebSphere
9 19 (38.00%) FIX Protocol
9 19 (38.00%) Oracle RAC
9 19 (38.00%) GlassFish
9 19 (38.00%) Groovy
9 19 (38.00%) Git (software)
9 19 (38.00%) JMS
9 19 (38.00%) WebSphere Application Server
9 19 (38.00%) WebSphere MQ
9 19 (38.00%) Cucumber
9 19 (38.00%) Jenkins
10 18 (36.00%) UNIX
11 16 (32.00%) SQL
11 16 (32.00%) Configuration Management
12 14 (28.00%) FpML
12 14 (28.00%) Windows
12 14 (28.00%) Subversion
12 14 (28.00%) Software Engineering
12 14 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (26.00%) ITIL
14 8 (16.00%) HTML

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 22 (44.00%) Apache
2 20 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 19 (38.00%) GlassFish
3 19 (38.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (16.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.00%) JBoss
5 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.00%) Lync
6 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) SAN
2 2 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (2.00%) NAS
3 1 (2.00%) Internet
3 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.00%) ADSL
3 1 (2.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) MySQL
1 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (38.00%) Git (software)
1 19 (38.00%) Cucumber
1 19 (38.00%) Jenkins
2 14 (28.00%) Subversion
3 2 (4.00%) Toad
3 2 (4.00%) PeopleTools
3 2 (4.00%) JIRA
4 1 (2.00%) Selenium
General
1 32 (64.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Retail
2 5 (10.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 32 (64.00%) Developer
2 22 (44.00%) C++ Developer
3 14 (28.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 14 (28.00%) Software Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (12.00%) Java Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Support Consultant
5 5 (10.00%) Lead Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) DBA
7 2 (4.00%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Administrator
7 2 (4.00%) Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) PeopleSoft Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (4.00%) MySQL DBA
8 1 (2.00%) IT Support
8 1 (2.00%) AIX Specialist
8 1 (2.00%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (44.00%) XML
2 19 (38.00%) FIX Protocol
2 19 (38.00%) JMS
2 19 (38.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 14 (28.00%) FpML
4 8 (16.00%) HTML
5 6 (12.00%) jQuery
6 2 (4.00%) Web Services
6 2 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.00%) HACMP
4 2 (4.00%) E-Learning
4 2 (4.00%) Derivative
5 1 (2.00%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 43 (86.00%) Linux
2 18 (36.00%) UNIX
3 14 (28.00%) Windows
4 3 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.00%) AIX
5 2 (4.00%) CentOS
6 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (32.00%) Configuration Management
3 14 (28.00%) Software Engineering
4 13 (26.00%) ITIL
5 6 (12.00%) OO
6 5 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 5 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.00%) Migration
8 2 (4.00%) CRM
8 2 (4.00%) Change Management
8 2 (4.00%) Automated Testing
8 2 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.00%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.00%) Change Control
9 1 (2.00%) Business Transformation
9 1 (2.00%) Business Development
9 1 (2.00%) Multithreading
9 1 (2.00%) Electronic Trading
9 1 (2.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 32 (64.00%) Java
2 24 (48.00%) C++
3 19 (38.00%) Groovy
4 16 (32.00%) SQL
5 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.00%) PeopleCode
7 2 (4.00%) SQR
8 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.00%) PHP5
8 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.00%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (4.00%) ISEB
4 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.00%) OCP
4 2 (4.00%) CCNP
4 2 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.00%) IBM AIX Certification
4 2 (4.00%) MCITP
4 2 (4.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.00%) SLA
2 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 19 (38.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (4.00%) PowerHA
3 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (70.00%) Oracle
2 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.00%) VMware
4 5 (10.00%) Northgate
4 5 (10.00%) Business Objects
5 4 (8.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.00%) HP
7 2 (4.00%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (4.00%) Dell
7 2 (4.00%) EMC
7 2 (4.00%) Sun
8 1 (2.00%) Computacenter
8 1 (2.00%) McAfee
8 1 (2.00%) NetApp
8 1 (2.00%) Cisco
8 1 (2.00%) IBM
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Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago