The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.88% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
Solaris
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Operating Systems Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.85% 10.05% 8.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 10
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -26.31%
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Solaris
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Solaris Salary Trend in the Midlands

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

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

1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Ganglia
1 3 (100.00%) OpenLDAP
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) MRTG
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 3 (100.00%) Kernel Tuning
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (100.00%) Security Patching
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) KVM
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (66.67%) yum
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (66.67%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) MRTG
1 3 (100.00%) OpenLDAP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Unix Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Unix Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Linux Scripter
3 1 (33.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Unix Scripter
3 1 (33.33%) Unix Scripting Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
1 3 (100.00%) Kernel Tuning
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (100.00%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ganglia
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (66.67%) yum
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) FXall