The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 88 - 81
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 3 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.31% - 1.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.42% - 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 9
Average salary £25,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Operating Systems Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
212 176 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 22.06% 26.23% 29.36%
Number of salaries quoted 186 160 211
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Solaris
East Midlands

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 23 July 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
Leicester - 2 £25,000 -
Coalville - 1 £22,500 -
Solaris
East Midlands

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
3 3 (42.86%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 2 (28.57%) JIRA
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (28.57%) Symantec
4 2 (28.57%) Replication
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
4 2 (28.57%) JBoss
4 2 (28.57%) Apache
4 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 2 (28.57%) Toad
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) ISEB
4 2 (28.57%) Veritas
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) UNIX
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 2 (28.57%) Apache
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Toad
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) DBA
1 2 (28.57%) Veritas Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Junior
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Junior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) XML
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) AIX
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) CRM
1 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) JBoss
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Veritas
2 2 (28.57%) Symantec
2 2 (28.57%) VMware