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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 146 161 165
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +4
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 39 26 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.01% 0.64% 0.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.33% 2.76% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 10
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £28,817 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £52,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
901 943 1017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.28% 23.09% 26.78%
Number of salaries quoted 732 776 877
Average salary £37,500 £36,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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
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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
Wigan +3 1 £47,500 +11.76%
Stockport - 1 £30,000 -
Solaris
North West

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 48 (88.89%) Linux
2 42 (77.78%) AIX
3 39 (72.22%) Oracle
4 37 (68.52%) Windows
5 35 (64.81%) HP
5 35 (64.81%) VMware
5 35 (64.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 35 (64.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 32 (59.26%) Microsoft
6 32 (59.26%) Red Hat
7 31 (57.41%) IBM
7 31 (57.41%) HPUX
8 30 (55.56%) SUSE
9 29 (53.70%) SAN
10 28 (51.85%) BMC
10 28 (51.85%) Tivoli
10 28 (51.85%) Oracle Database
10 28 (51.85%) Data Centre
11 27 (50.00%) Middleware
12 26 (48.15%) Cisco
12 26 (48.15%) WebLogic
13 25 (46.30%) EMC
13 25 (46.30%) Business Continuity
14 24 (44.44%) Juniper
14 24 (44.44%) Mentoring
15 23 (42.59%) Coaching
15 23 (42.59%) FlexPod
15 23 (42.59%) Infrastructure Management
15 23 (42.59%) Oracle Exadata
15 23 (42.59%) Converged Infrastructure

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 26 (48.15%) WebLogic
2 23 (42.59%) WebSphere
3 5 (9.26%) Apache
4 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.70%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (3.70%) CMS
4 2 (3.70%) Mule
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.85%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 23 (42.59%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 29 (53.70%) SAN
2 5 (9.26%) NAS
3 4 (7.41%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.56%) Broadband
4 3 (5.56%) DNS
4 3 (5.56%) Firewall
5 2 (3.70%) DHCP
5 2 (3.70%) SNMP
5 2 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (51.85%) Oracle Database
2 23 (42.59%) Relational Database
2 23 (42.59%) SQL Server
2 23 (42.59%) DB2
2 23 (42.59%) RDBMS
2 23 (42.59%) Oracle Exadata
3 6 (11.11%) MySQL
4 4 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.70%) Hudson
2 2 (3.70%) SoapUI
2 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (20.37%) Retail
2 10 (18.52%) Banking
3 3 (5.56%) Finance
4 2 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (46.30%) Architect
2 23 (42.59%) Solutions Architect
2 23 (42.59%) Infrastructure Architect
2 23 (42.59%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 9 (16.67%) UNIX Support
3 9 (16.67%) Administrator
4 8 (14.81%) Linux Administrator
5 7 (12.96%) UNIX Specialist
5 7 (12.96%) Support Specialist
6 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Senior UNIX Specialist
6 5 (9.26%) Senior UNIX Support
6 5 (9.26%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 5 (9.26%) AIX Administrator
7 4 (7.41%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) UNIX Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) UNIX Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (50.00%) Middleware
2 23 (42.59%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 23 (42.59%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (5.56%) LAMP
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle ADF
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (3.70%) WebCenter
4 2 (3.70%) J2EE
4 2 (3.70%) SOAP
4 2 (3.70%) Web Services
4 2 (3.70%) XML
4 2 (3.70%) XSD
4 2 (3.70%) XSLT
4 2 (3.70%) JMS
4 2 (3.70%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 28 (51.85%) Data Centre
2 23 (42.59%) FlexPod
3 11 (20.37%) Clustering
4 6 (11.11%) Derivative
5 5 (9.26%) HACMP
6 2 (3.70%) Blackberry
6 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.85%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 48 (88.89%) Linux
2 42 (77.78%) AIX
3 37 (68.52%) Windows
4 35 (64.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 31 (57.41%) HPUX
6 30 (55.56%) SUSE
7 23 (42.59%) UNIX
7 23 (42.59%) OS/400
7 23 (42.59%) zOS
8 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (3.70%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
9 2 (3.70%) Tru64
10 1 (1.85%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (1.85%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (46.30%) Business Continuity
2 24 (44.44%) Mentoring
3 23 (42.59%) Coaching
3 23 (42.59%) Converged Infrastructure
3 23 (42.59%) Infrastructure Management
4 8 (14.81%) Asset Management
5 7 (12.96%) Change Management
5 7 (12.96%) Patch Management
6 6 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (11.11%) Process Management
6 6 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (9.26%) Release Management
8 4 (7.41%) Open Source
8 4 (7.41%) ERP
8 4 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (5.56%) ITSM
9 3 (5.56%) Service Management
9 3 (5.56%) ITIL
9 3 (5.56%) Demand Management
10 2 (3.70%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.81%) Perl
2 6 (11.11%) Python
2 6 (11.11%) AWK
2 6 (11.11%) sed
3 5 (9.26%) SQL
4 3 (5.56%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.70%) C
5 2 (3.70%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (64.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (42.59%) Hyper-V
2 23 (42.59%) KVM
3 7 (12.96%) NFS
3 7 (12.96%) Samba
4 6 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (9.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 28 (51.85%) Tivoli
2 6 (11.11%) Data Guard
3 2 (3.70%) WSUS
3 2 (3.70%) SCCM
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 39 (72.22%) Oracle
2 35 (64.81%) HP
2 35 (64.81%) VMware
3 32 (59.26%) Microsoft
3 32 (59.26%) Red Hat
4 31 (57.41%) IBM
5 28 (51.85%) BMC
6 26 (48.15%) Cisco
7 25 (46.30%) EMC
8 24 (44.44%) Juniper
9 23 (42.59%) Symantec
9 23 (42.59%) Brocade
9 23 (42.59%) CA
9 23 (42.59%) NetApp
9 23 (42.59%) CheckPoint
10 9 (16.67%) Sun
11 5 (9.26%) Veritas
12 2 (3.70%) ATG
12 2 (3.70%) Stellent
12 2 (3.70%) Eloqua
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