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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 144 166 179
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +13
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 36 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.01% 0.50% 0.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.38% 1.97% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 8
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -13.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,817 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
822 1017 1050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 22.99% 25.37% 25.49%
Number of salaries quoted 662 858 909
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Stockport +8 1 £30,000 -
Wigan 0 1 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Solaris
North West

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 46 (79.31%) Oracle
2 45 (77.59%) Linux
3 42 (72.41%) VMware
3 42 (72.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 40 (68.97%) AIX
5 38 (65.52%) Microsoft
6 36 (62.07%) Windows
6 36 (62.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 34 (58.62%) Red Hat
8 33 (56.90%) Cisco
8 33 (56.90%) HP
9 32 (55.17%) IBM
9 32 (55.17%) HPUX
9 32 (55.17%) Data Centre
10 31 (53.45%) SUSE
11 30 (51.72%) Juniper
11 30 (51.72%) NetApp
11 30 (51.72%) Oracle Database
12 29 (50.00%) BMC
12 29 (50.00%) CA
12 29 (50.00%) Tivoli
13 28 (48.28%) Middleware
14 27 (46.55%) SAN
14 27 (46.55%) WebLogic
15 26 (44.83%) EMC
15 26 (44.83%) Business Continuity
16 25 (43.10%) SQL Server
17 24 (41.38%) DB2
17 24 (41.38%) UNIX
17 24 (41.38%) RDBMS

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 27 (46.55%) WebLogic
2 24 (41.38%) WebSphere
3 5 (8.62%) Apache
4 2 (3.45%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.45%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (3.45%) CMS
4 2 (3.45%) Mule
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.72%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 24 (41.38%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 27 (46.55%) SAN
2 7 (12.07%) Firewall
3 3 (5.17%) DNS
4 2 (3.45%) VPN
4 2 (3.45%) NAS
4 2 (3.45%) DHCP
4 2 (3.45%) SNMP
5 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.72%) LAN
5 1 (1.72%) WAN
5 1 (1.72%) Network Security
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.72%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (51.72%) Oracle Database
2 25 (43.10%) SQL Server
3 24 (41.38%) DB2
3 24 (41.38%) RDBMS
3 24 (41.38%) Oracle Exadata
3 24 (41.38%) Relational Database
4 5 (8.62%) MySQL
5 4 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.45%) Hudson
2 2 (3.45%) SoapUI
2 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.72%) JUnit
3 1 (1.72%) Redmine
3 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.72%) Subversion
General
1 11 (18.97%) Retail
2 10 (17.24%) Banking
3 3 (5.17%) Finance
4 2 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (44.83%) Architect
2 24 (41.38%) Solutions Architect
2 24 (41.38%) Infrastructure Architect
2 24 (41.38%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 9 (15.52%) Administrator
3 9 (15.52%) UNIX Support
4 8 (13.79%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (13.79%) Support Specialist
5 7 (12.07%) UNIX Specialist
6 5 (8.62%) AIX Administrator
6 5 (8.62%) Support Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Senior UNIX Specialist
6 5 (8.62%) Senior UNIX Support
6 5 (8.62%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 3 (5.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.17%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (48.28%) Middleware
2 24 (41.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 24 (41.38%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (5.17%) LAMP
3 3 (5.17%) J2EE
3 3 (5.17%) SOAP
3 3 (5.17%) Web Services
3 3 (5.17%) XML
4 2 (3.45%) XSD
4 2 (3.45%) XSLT
4 2 (3.45%) JMS
4 2 (3.45%) WSDL
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle ADF
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (3.45%) WebCenter
5 1 (1.72%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 32 (55.17%) Data Centre
2 24 (41.38%) FlexPod
3 11 (18.97%) Clustering
4 6 (10.34%) Derivative
5 5 (8.62%) HACMP
6 2 (3.45%) Blackberry
6 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.72%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 45 (77.59%) Linux
2 40 (68.97%) AIX
3 36 (62.07%) Windows
3 36 (62.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 32 (55.17%) HPUX
5 31 (53.45%) SUSE
6 24 (41.38%) UNIX
6 24 (41.38%) OS/400
6 24 (41.38%) zOS
7 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (3.45%) Tru64
9 2 (3.45%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.72%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (1.72%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.83%) Business Continuity
2 24 (41.38%) Infrastructure Management
2 24 (41.38%) Mentoring
2 24 (41.38%) Coaching
2 24 (41.38%) Converged Infrastructure
3 12 (20.69%) Change Management
4 8 (13.79%) ITIL
4 8 (13.79%) Asset Management
5 7 (12.07%) Project Management
5 7 (12.07%) Patch Management
6 6 (10.34%) Process Management
7 5 (8.62%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (6.90%) ERP
8 4 (6.90%) Open Source
8 4 (6.90%) Release Management
9 2 (3.45%) Demand Management
9 2 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (3.45%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.52%) SQL
2 8 (13.79%) Perl
3 6 (10.34%) Python
3 6 (10.34%) AWK
3 6 (10.34%) sed
4 3 (5.17%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.45%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.45%) C
6 1 (1.72%) Java
6 1 (1.72%) PHP
6 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (8.62%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (8.62%) NCDA
2 4 (6.90%) Degree
2 4 (6.90%) CCNA
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.72%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.72%) CCNP
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 42 (72.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (41.38%) Hyper-V
2 24 (41.38%) KVM
3 7 (12.07%) NFS
3 7 (12.07%) Samba
4 6 (10.34%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (8.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 29 (50.00%) Tivoli
2 6 (10.34%) Data Guard
3 2 (3.45%) WSUS
3 2 (3.45%) SCCM
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 46 (79.31%) Oracle
2 42 (72.41%) VMware
3 38 (65.52%) Microsoft
4 34 (58.62%) Red Hat
5 33 (56.90%) HP
5 33 (56.90%) Cisco
6 32 (55.17%) IBM
7 30 (51.72%) Juniper
7 30 (51.72%) NetApp
8 29 (50.00%) BMC
8 29 (50.00%) CA
9 26 (44.83%) EMC
10 24 (41.38%) CheckPoint
10 24 (41.38%) Symantec
10 24 (41.38%) Brocade
11 9 (15.52%) Sun
12 5 (8.62%) Veritas
13 2 (3.45%) Eloqua
13 2 (3.45%) Endeca
13 2 (3.45%) ATG
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago