The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 78 - 80
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.12% - 0.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.55% - 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £22,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Solaris
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
183 240 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 22.54% 34.29% 26.54%
Number of salaries quoted 149 231 164
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,975 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Solaris
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Solaris
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 12 September 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
(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
Coalville - 1 £22,500 -
Solaris
East Midlands

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) JBoss
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) Toad
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) ISEB
4 1 (25.00%) Middleware
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Toad
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Junior DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) VMware