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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 156 171 150
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -21
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 19 16 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.52% 0.42% 0.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.16% 1.55% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 18
Average salary £39,250 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £30,000 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £43,000 £50,450
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year
- +1.69%
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
878 1030 807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.85% 26.87% 26.17%
Number of salaries quoted 743 882 686
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,000 £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 27 April 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 27 April 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
Nottinghamshire -2 8 £35,000 -17.64%
Leicestershire +9 5 £42,500 +9.67%
Northamptonshire - 4 £40,000 - 4
Derbyshire +12 2 £35,000 +1.44% 2
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 42 (91.30%) Linux
2 38 (82.61%) UNIX
3 23 (50.00%) Windows
3 23 (50.00%) AIX
4 18 (39.13%) Microsoft
5 17 (36.96%) Oracle
6 16 (34.78%) MS Office
6 16 (34.78%) HPUX
6 16 (34.78%) Apache
6 16 (34.78%) Red Hat
6 16 (34.78%) Shell Script
6 16 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (32.61%) SAN
7 15 (32.61%) ITIL
8 14 (30.43%) LAN
8 14 (30.43%) SQL
8 14 (30.43%) EMC
9 13 (28.26%) Tomcat
10 12 (26.09%) Windows XP
10 12 (26.09%) ADSL
10 12 (26.09%) Broadband
10 12 (26.09%) Active Directory
10 12 (26.09%) TCP/IP
10 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (26.09%) Internet
10 12 (26.09%) VMware
10 12 (26.09%) Windows 8
10 12 (26.09%) Lync
11 11 (23.91%) Migration
12 10 (21.74%) IBM AIX Certification

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 16 (34.78%) Apache
2 13 (28.26%) Tomcat
3 12 (26.09%) Lync
4 2 (4.35%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.35%) JBoss
4 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.35%) SAS
5 1 (2.17%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 16 (34.78%) MS Office
2 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (32.61%) SAN
2 14 (30.43%) LAN
3 12 (26.09%) ADSL
3 12 (26.09%) Broadband
3 12 (26.09%) Internet
3 12 (26.09%) TCP/IP
4 5 (10.87%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (8.70%) Firewall
5 4 (8.70%) WAN
6 2 (4.35%) Network Security
6 2 (4.35%) iSCSI
6 2 (4.35%) NAS
7 1 (2.17%) Kerberos
7 1 (2.17%) LDAP
7 1 (2.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) MS Access
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.17%) PeopleTools
General
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.17%) French Language
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Support Technician
1 11 (23.91%) IT Support Technician
1 11 (23.91%) IT Support
2 8 (17.39%) UNIX Support
3 7 (15.22%) Linux Support
3 7 (15.22%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (13.04%) Technical Support
5 5 (10.87%) Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) IT Manager
6 4 (8.70%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (8.70%) UNIX Administrator
6 4 (8.70%) AIX Specialist
7 3 (6.52%) Administrator
7 3 (6.52%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Software Support Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Storage Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.35%) UNIX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) HACMP
2 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) Clustering
4 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) Statistics
5 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 42 (91.30%) Linux
2 38 (82.61%) UNIX
3 23 (50.00%) Windows
3 23 (50.00%) AIX
4 16 (34.78%) HPUX
4 16 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (26.09%) Windows 8
5 12 (26.09%) Windows XP
5 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (8.70%) Ubuntu
6 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (6.52%) IRIX
8 2 (4.35%) CentOS
8 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.17%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (2.17%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) ITIL
2 11 (23.91%) Migration
3 6 (13.04%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (10.87%) Problem Management
4 5 (10.87%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (8.70%) DNA
6 3 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.35%) Change Management
7 2 (4.35%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.35%) Time Management
8 1 (2.17%) Data Migration
8 1 (2.17%) ITIL V3
8 1 (2.17%) ITIL V2
8 1 (2.17%) High Availability
8 1 (2.17%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.17%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.78%) Shell Script
2 14 (30.43%) SQL
3 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.52%) Python
5 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.17%) PeopleCode
6 1 (2.17%) SQR
6 1 (2.17%) Perl
6 1 (2.17%) PHP
6 1 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) IBM AIX Certification
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (6.52%) Degree
3 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (4.35%) MCITP
3 2 (4.35%) CCNP
3 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.17%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 10 (21.74%) PowerHA
3 2 (4.35%) NFS
3 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.17%) Sendmail
4 1 (2.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (2.17%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.17%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (4.35%) Nagios
2 2 (4.35%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.35%) ZABBIX
2 2 (4.35%) Puppet
2 2 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.35%) Ansible
2 2 (4.35%) Kibana
2 2 (4.35%) Graylog
2 2 (4.35%) Graphite
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.17%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 18 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 17 (36.96%) Oracle
3 16 (34.78%) Red Hat
4 14 (30.43%) EMC
5 12 (26.09%) VMware
6 5 (10.87%) IBM
7 4 (8.70%) SAP
8 3 (6.52%) HP
9 2 (4.35%) Splunk
9 2 (4.35%) NetApp
9 2 (4.35%) TIBCO
10 1 (2.17%) Veritas
10 1 (2.17%) Computacenter
10 1 (2.17%) Dell
10 1 (2.17%) Sun
10 1 (2.17%) PeopleSoft
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Arden Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Circa £40k plus Healthcare and pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Circa £45k plus Healthcare and pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Car, bonus
Posted: 18 days ago