The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 57 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.71% 1.01% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.05% 4.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Median salary £25,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+1.06% +2.17%
Solaris
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Operating Systems Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
74 112 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 17.49% 22.72% 18.16%
Number of salaries quoted 50 100 68
Median salary £29,000 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Chorley -9 3 £25,000 -47.36%
Solaris
North West

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) SAP Basis
2 2 (66.67%) SAP Security
2 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) SAP HANA
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 2 (66.67%) SAP HANA
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Basis Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Basis Team Leader
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Team Leader
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Senior SAP Basis Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Senior SAP Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Basis
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) AIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft