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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
England / East Midlands
Rank 162 156 145
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 3 18 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.11% 0.56% 0.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.50% 2.11% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 26
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +21.21%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%

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
598 853 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 20.94% 26.47% 24.80%
Number of salaries quoted 467 638 676
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 -20 2 £55,000 +37.50%
Lincolnshire - 1 £37,500 -
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Sun
3 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Coaching
4 3 (30.00%) Business Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (30.00%) SAP
4 3 (30.00%) Unix
4 3 (30.00%) VB
4 3 (30.00%) JBoss
4 3 (30.00%) Apache
4 3 (30.00%) SAS
4 3 (30.00%) Military
4 3 (30.00%) VB6
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (20.00%) Network Security
5 2 (20.00%) SSH
5 2 (20.00%) Network Design
5 2 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (20.00%) Validation
5 2 (20.00%) HTTP

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 3 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) JBoss
1 3 (30.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
1 2 (20.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
1 2 (20.00%) Network Security
1 2 (20.00%) SSH
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Wintel Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Wintel Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Server Support
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Support
4 1 (10.00%) DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Field Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Field Service Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Architect
4 1 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Unix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Unix
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) AIX
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) HPUX
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Analytics
1 3 (30.00%) Business Analytics
1 3 (30.00%) Coaching
1 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Network Design
2 2 (20.00%) Security Hardening
2 2 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) VB
1 3 (30.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) NFS
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (10.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Sun
3 3 (30.00%) SAP
4 2 (20.00%) Avaya
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Intel Security
4 2 (20.00%) Juniper
5 1 (10.00%) Computacenter
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (10.00%) Sybase