The first table below looks at the demand for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - - 57
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - - 0.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Operating Systems Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
80 123 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 17.28% 24.95% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 71 111 61
Average salary £30,000 £29,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +9.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £21,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Solaris
North West

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Solaris
Salary Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Lancashire region.

Solaris Salary Trend in Lancashire

Solaris
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Statspack
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) TKPROF

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) TKPROF
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sun