The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 169 157 157
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 7 39 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.97% 0.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.83% 3.73% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 7 26 19
Average salary £50,000 £38,750 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -0.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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 Manchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
843 1046 952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 25.95% 26.03% 25.29%
Number of salaries quoted 694 908 839
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Solaris
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Manchester

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Manchester

Solaris
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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
Cheadle - 2 £80,000 -
Solaris
North West

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 37 (97.37%) Linux
2 27 (71.05%) Oracle
3 26 (68.42%) Windows
3 26 (68.42%) Red Hat
4 23 (60.53%) AIX
5 22 (57.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (55.26%) SAN
6 21 (55.26%) Data Centre
7 19 (50.00%) HP
8 17 (44.74%) VMware
9 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
9 16 (42.11%) HPUX
9 16 (42.11%) Unix
9 16 (42.11%) SQL Server
9 16 (42.11%) Mentoring
10 15 (39.47%) Coaching
10 15 (39.47%) Converged Infrastructure
10 15 (39.47%) Infrastructure Management
10 15 (39.47%) Oracle Database
10 15 (39.47%) FlexPod
10 15 (39.47%) Relational Database
10 15 (39.47%) KVM
10 15 (39.47%) Hyper-V
10 15 (39.47%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (39.47%) Oracle Exadata
10 15 (39.47%) SUSE
10 15 (39.47%) Brocade
10 15 (39.47%) WebSphere
10 15 (39.47%) IBM Integration Bus
10 15 (39.47%) DB2

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 15 (39.47%) WebLogic
1 15 (39.47%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 15 (39.47%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 21 (55.26%) SAN
2 8 (21.05%) TCP/IP
3 6 (15.79%) NAS
4 4 (10.53%) Broadband
4 4 (10.53%) DNS
4 4 (10.53%) Ethernet
4 4 (10.53%) LDAP
4 4 (10.53%) SSH
5 3 (7.89%) Internet
5 3 (7.89%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.63%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 15 (39.47%) DB2
2 15 (39.47%) Oracle Database
2 15 (39.47%) Oracle Exadata
2 15 (39.47%) RDBMS
2 15 (39.47%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Architect
1 15 (39.47%) Infrastructure Architect
1 15 (39.47%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 15 (39.47%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (15.79%) Consultant
2 6 (15.79%) Unix Consultant
3 5 (13.16%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Security Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Security Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Unix Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Solaris Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Solaris Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (39.47%) IBM Integration Bus
1 15 (39.47%) Middleware
1 15 (39.47%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (55.26%) Data Centre
2 15 (39.47%) FlexPod
2 15 (39.47%) VCE vBlock
3 4 (10.53%) Clustering
3 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.89%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 37 (97.37%) Linux
2 26 (68.42%) Windows
3 23 (60.53%) AIX
4 22 (57.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (42.11%) HPUX
5 16 (42.11%) Unix
6 15 (39.47%) OS/400
6 15 (39.47%) SUSE
6 15 (39.47%) zOS
7 6 (15.79%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Mentoring
2 15 (39.47%) Business Continuity
2 15 (39.47%) Coaching
2 15 (39.47%) Converged Infrastructure
2 15 (39.47%) Infrastructure Management
3 8 (21.05%) Change Management
4 7 (18.42%) ITIL
5 4 (10.53%) High Availability
5 4 (10.53%) Information Security
5 4 (10.53%) Kernel Tuning
5 4 (10.53%) Load Balancing
5 4 (10.53%) Security Hardening
6 3 (7.89%) Change Control
6 3 (7.89%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 3 (7.89%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (7.89%) Malware Analysis
6 3 (7.89%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (7.89%) Reverse Engineering
6 3 (7.89%) Security Operations
6 3 (7.89%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) C++
2 3 (7.89%) C#
2 3 (7.89%) Python
2 3 (7.89%) SQL
3 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.63%) Java
4 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) RHCSA
2 3 (7.89%) CISSP
2 3 (7.89%) GCIA
2 3 (7.89%) GCIH
2 3 (7.89%) SANS
2 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (39.47%) Hyper-V
1 15 (39.47%) KVM
1 15 (39.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (39.47%) Tivoli
2 4 (10.53%) Puppet
2 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 27 (71.05%) Oracle
2 26 (68.42%) Red Hat
3 19 (50.00%) HP
4 17 (44.74%) VMware
5 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
6 15 (39.47%) BMC
6 15 (39.47%) Brocade
6 15 (39.47%) CA
6 15 (39.47%) CheckPoint
6 15 (39.47%) Cisco
6 15 (39.47%) EMC
6 15 (39.47%) IBM
6 15 (39.47%) Juniper
6 15 (39.47%) NetApp
6 15 (39.47%) Symantec
7 4 (10.53%) Hitachi
7 4 (10.53%) Sun
8 2 (5.26%) Citrix
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