The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - 19 29
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - 0.94% 0.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 9.09% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
20 11 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 19.23% 10.38% 18.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 24
Average salary £48,000 £44,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +25.71%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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