The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - 35 41
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield - 0.72% 1.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 5.56% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Solaris
Cheshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
16 18 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 19.75% 13.04% 39.25%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 64
Average salary £25,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

Solaris
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Macclesfield

Solaris
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) HPUX
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) FlexPod

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Virtualisation Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp