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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 171 167 152
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -15
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 24 11 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.58% 0.30% 0.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.68% 1.12% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 21
Average salary £42,500 £72,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.37% +107.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £45,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,100 £72,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.27%
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
895 980 958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.54% 26.33% 25.25%
Number of salaries quoted 731 841 847
Average salary £35,000 £36,750 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 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
Sale - 5 £31,500 -
Solaris
North West

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 38 (95.00%) Linux
2 24 (60.00%) UNIX
3 23 (57.50%) Windows
4 22 (55.00%) Red Hat
5 21 (52.50%) Oracle
6 20 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (50.00%) Oracle Database
7 17 (42.50%) EMC
7 17 (42.50%) SAN
8 16 (40.00%) VMware
9 15 (37.50%) HP
10 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
10 13 (32.50%) AIX
10 13 (32.50%) Cisco
10 13 (32.50%) IBM
10 13 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (30.00%) LAN
11 12 (30.00%) WAN
11 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
11 12 (30.00%) Juniper
12 11 (27.50%) Tivoli
12 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
12 11 (27.50%) WebLogic
13 10 (25.00%) HPUX
13 10 (25.00%) Middleware
13 10 (25.00%) Symantec
13 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (25.00%) SUSE
13 10 (25.00%) Business Continuity
13 10 (25.00%) KVM

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 11 (27.50%) WebLogic
2 9 (22.50%) WebSphere
3 4 (10.00%) Apache
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (42.50%) SAN
2 12 (30.00%) LAN
2 12 (30.00%) WAN
3 8 (20.00%) VPN
4 4 (10.00%) MPLS
4 4 (10.00%) Firewall
4 4 (10.00%) Network Security
4 4 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.50%) SSL
5 1 (2.50%) DNS
5 1 (2.50%) FTP
5 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
3 9 (22.50%) Relational Database
3 9 (22.50%) RDBMS
4 8 (20.00%) DB2
4 8 (20.00%) Oracle Exadata
5 5 (12.50%) MySQL
6 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (7.50%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (2.50%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (2.50%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
2 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Architect
1 8 (20.00%) Analyst
1 8 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
1 8 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
1 8 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 8 (20.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 7 (17.50%) Oracle DBA
2 7 (17.50%) DBA
3 5 (12.50%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Service Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) Server Support
6 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Server Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Server Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) Middleware
2 8 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) FlexPod
2 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) HACMP
4 1 (2.50%) Open Source
4 1 (2.50%) HP Superdome
4 1 (2.50%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 38 (95.00%) Linux
2 24 (60.00%) UNIX
3 23 (57.50%) Windows
4 20 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (32.50%) AIX
6 10 (25.00%) HPUX
6 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (25.00%) SUSE
7 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (20.00%) OS/400
8 8 (20.00%) zOS
9 2 (5.00%) CentOS
10 1 (2.50%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (2.50%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 9 (22.50%) Mentoring
2 9 (22.50%) Coaching
2 9 (22.50%) Capacity Planning
2 9 (22.50%) Service Delivery
3 8 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (10.00%) Identity Management
4 4 (10.00%) Content Management
4 4 (10.00%) Network Design
5 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.50%) Service Management
5 3 (7.50%) ITIL
6 2 (5.00%) ITSM
6 2 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.50%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.50%) Test Strategy
7 1 (2.50%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) Perl
1 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
2 2 (5.00%) Python
3 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) QA
1 8 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (25.00%) KVM
4 8 (20.00%) MetaFrame
4 8 (20.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 8 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 8 (20.00%) XenApp
5 2 (5.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.50%) PowerHA
6 1 (2.50%) vSphere
6 1 (2.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 11 (27.50%) Tivoli
2 2 (5.00%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 22 (55.00%) Red Hat
2 21 (52.50%) Oracle
3 17 (42.50%) EMC
4 16 (40.00%) VMware
5 15 (37.50%) HP
6 13 (32.50%) Cisco
6 13 (32.50%) IBM
7 12 (30.00%) Juniper
8 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
9 10 (25.00%) Symantec
10 8 (20.00%) Citrix
10 8 (20.00%) CheckPoint
10 8 (20.00%) BMC
10 8 (20.00%) CA
10 8 (20.00%) NetApp
10 8 (20.00%) Brocade
10 8 (20.00%) AppSense
11 4 (10.00%) IronPort
11 4 (10.00%) Blue Coat
12 2 (5.00%) Sun
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 hours ago