The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 67 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 1 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.18% - 1.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.60% - 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Median salary £40,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,596 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.95% -3.12%
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 Merseyside region.

Operating Systems Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
167 122 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 29.25% 24.50% 25.61%
Number of salaries quoted 117 86 139
Median salary £36,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.90% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Solaris
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Merseyside region.

Solaris Salary Trend in Merseyside

Solaris
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Liverpool - 1 £40,000 -
Solaris
North West

Solaris
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Operational Security Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Security Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Security Operations Manager
1 1 (50.00%) SOC Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Sun