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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 187 153 172
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +19
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 6 37 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.16% 0.98% 0.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.82% 4.13% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 21
Median salary £33,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £24,400 £28,817
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £63,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -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
733 895 989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 19.91% 23.59% 24.28%
Number of salaries quoted 653 723 816
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,350 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

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 24 August 2016.

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 24 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Stockport -5 2 £33,250 +10.83% 1
Solaris
North West

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (88.89%) Unix
3 12 (66.67%) Red Hat
4 7 (38.89%) Oracle
5 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (33.33%) Open Source
6 5 (27.78%) Puppet
6 5 (27.78%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 5 (27.78%) Build Automation
6 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
6 5 (27.78%) RHCSA
6 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (27.78%) ITIL
6 5 (27.78%) LDAP
6 5 (27.78%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (27.78%) SAN
6 5 (27.78%) Shell Script
7 3 (16.67%) Finance
7 3 (16.67%) DNS
7 3 (16.67%) Perl
7 3 (16.67%) PHP
7 3 (16.67%) High Availability
7 3 (16.67%) CentOS
8 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (11.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 2 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (11.11%) Oracle Exadata
8 2 (11.11%) Kernel Tuning
8 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database

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 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.56%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) LDAP
1 5 (27.78%) SAN
2 3 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) Internet
3 1 (5.56%) IPsec
3 1 (5.56%) SMTP
3 1 (5.56%) SNMP
3 1 (5.56%) SSH
3 1 (5.56%) SSL
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (5.56%) DB2
2 1 (5.56%) MariaDB
2 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Linux Engineer
1 8 (44.44%) Unix Engineer
1 8 (44.44%) Unix Linux Engineer
1 8 (44.44%) Unix Support
2 6 (33.33%) Linux Support
3 5 (27.78%) Consultant
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Unix Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Solaris Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Support Consultant
3 5 (27.78%) Unix Consultant
4 4 (22.22%) SAN Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Cloud Consultant
5 3 (16.67%) Linux Consultant
5 3 (16.67%) Linux Support Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Unix Support Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Implementation Consultant
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (11.11%) Software Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (88.89%) Unix
3 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (27.78%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (16.67%) CentOS
6 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
6 1 (5.56%) Windows
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Open Source
2 5 (27.78%) Build Automation
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
3 3 (16.67%) High Availability
4 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps
4 2 (11.11%) Kernel Tuning
4 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.11%) Security Hardening
4 2 (11.11%) Service Management
4 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.56%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) Shell Script
2 3 (16.67%) Perl
2 3 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (27.78%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (11.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (5.56%) iptables
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Puppet
1 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (11.11%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (5.56%) Cacti
3 1 (5.56%) Nagios
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (5.56%) SmokePing
3 1 (5.56%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) Hitachi
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Veritas
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
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