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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 19 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.91% 1.63% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 10.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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
9 30 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 8.18% 16.30% 11.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 18
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +26.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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

Solaris
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing Solaris also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Solaris.

1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (100.00%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) OCP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) PeopleTools
1 1 (100.00%) PeopleCode
1 1 (100.00%) SQR
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing Solaris also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Solaris. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) PeopleTools
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PeopleSoft Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) PeopleCode
1 1 (100.00%) SQR
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) OCP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) PeopleSoft