The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
North West / Manchester
Rank 194 172 151
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -21
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 11 7 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.29% 0.21% 1.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.33% 0.83% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 27
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £50,000 £32,667
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £80,000 £41,390
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%

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
827 839 1005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.99% 25.66% 25.77%
Number of salaries quoted 699 688 859
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 February 2017.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Manchester

Solaris
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 1 £32,500 -
Solaris
North West

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing Solaris also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 34 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (70.59%) SAN
3 22 (64.71%) NetApp
3 22 (64.71%) OpenVMS
3 22 (64.71%) PaaS
3 22 (64.71%) IaaS
4 20 (58.82%) Unix
5 18 (52.94%) ITIL
6 16 (47.06%) Service Management
6 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (44.12%) MS Excel
7 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
8 14 (41.18%) PRINCE2
8 14 (41.18%) VMware
8 14 (41.18%) Programme Management
8 14 (41.18%) ITSM
8 14 (41.18%) Data Protection
9 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (32.35%) Clustering
11 10 (29.41%) NHS
11 10 (29.41%) MS Office
11 10 (29.41%) MS PowerPoint
12 9 (26.47%) Red Hat
12 9 (26.47%) Perl
13 8 (23.53%) High Availability
14 7 (20.59%) CentOS
14 7 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 6 (17.65%) DNS
15 6 (17.65%) Data Centre
16 5 (14.71%) Puppet

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) Apache
1 1 (2.94%) IIS
1 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (44.12%) MS Excel
2 10 (29.41%) MS Office
2 10 (29.41%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 22 (64.71%) IaaS
1 22 (64.71%) PaaS
2 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (70.59%) SAN
2 6 (17.65%) DNS
3 2 (5.88%) LAN
3 2 (5.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) MySQL
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.94%) Hudson
2 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 2 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Infrastructure Manager
2 7 (20.59%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
2 7 (20.59%) Technical Manager
3 5 (14.71%) Administrator
3 5 (14.71%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (14.71%) Technology Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 4 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (11.76%) Linux Support
4 4 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Architecture Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Principal Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Support Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Unix Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Clustering
2 10 (29.41%) NHS
3 6 (17.65%) Data Centre
4 4 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (8.82%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (64.71%) OpenVMS
3 20 (58.82%) Unix
4 7 (20.59%) CentOS
4 7 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (11.76%) Ubuntu
6 3 (8.82%) AIX
6 3 (8.82%) Debian
6 3 (8.82%) HPUX
6 3 (8.82%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 3 (8.82%) Windows
6 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
7 2 (5.88%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (2.94%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) ITIL
2 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (47.06%) Service Management
3 14 (41.18%) Data Protection
3 14 (41.18%) ITSM
3 14 (41.18%) PRINCE2
3 14 (41.18%) Programme Management
4 8 (23.53%) High Availability
5 4 (11.76%) Service Design
6 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.82%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (5.88%) Build Automation
7 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.88%) Kernel Tuning
7 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.88%) Open Source
7 2 (5.88%) Security Hardening
8 1 (2.94%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) Perl
2 5 (14.71%) Bash Shell
2 5 (14.71%) Python
3 4 (11.76%) PHP
3 4 (11.76%) Shell Script
4 3 (8.82%) SQL
5 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (5.88%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.82%) vSphere
3 2 (5.88%) KVM
3 2 (5.88%) NFS
3 2 (5.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (5.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Nagios
1 5 (14.71%) Puppet
2 3 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.88%) Cobbler
3 2 (5.88%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (5.88%) NetBackup
3 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (2.94%) Ansible
4 1 (2.94%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) NetApp
2 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
3 14 (41.18%) VMware
4 9 (26.47%) Red Hat
5 3 (8.82%) IBM
6 2 (5.88%) Hitachi
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle
6 2 (5.88%) Veritas
7 1 (2.94%) Citrix
7 1 (2.94%) HP
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