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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
North West / Merseyside
Rank 64 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.36% 0.20% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.90% 0.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £51,000 £57,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.30% -
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -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 Merseyside region.

Operating Systems Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
105 130 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 19.13% 25.64% 25.50%
Number of salaries quoted 65 94 117
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £27,050 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,100 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 26 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
Liverpool +10 2 £51,000 -11.30% 1
Solaris
North West

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 14 (93.33%) Linux
2 12 (80.00%) OpenVMS
2 12 (80.00%) SAN
2 12 (80.00%) NetApp
2 12 (80.00%) PaaS
2 12 (80.00%) IaaS
3 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (60.00%) Data Protection
3 9 (60.00%) Service Management
3 9 (60.00%) ITSM
3 9 (60.00%) Programme Management
3 9 (60.00%) ITIL
3 9 (60.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (46.67%) Unix
5 6 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (40.00%) MS Office
5 6 (40.00%) NHS
6 3 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (20.00%) Service Design
7 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
7 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (13.33%) VMware
7 2 (13.33%) Windows
8 1 (6.67%) AIX
8 1 (6.67%) JBoss
8 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
8 1 (6.67%) Java

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) JBoss
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
1 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (40.00%) MS Office
1 6 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (80.00%) IaaS
1 12 (80.00%) PaaS
2 1 (6.67%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) Skype
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Architecture Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Technology Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) NHS
2 3 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Linux
2 12 (80.00%) OpenVMS
3 7 (46.67%) Unix
4 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Windows
5 1 (6.67%) AIX
5 1 (6.67%) CentOS
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (60.00%) Data Protection
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
1 9 (60.00%) ITSM
1 9 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 9 (60.00%) Programme Management
1 9 (60.00%) Service Management
2 3 (20.00%) Service Design
3 1 (6.67%) Identity Management
3 1 (6.67%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) NetApp
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.67%) Sun