The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 90 75 87
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 9 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.77% 1.97% 0.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.96% 7.41% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 5
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £42,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £46,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+2.71% +6.97%
Solaris
Nottinghamshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
227 270 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 19.37% 26.55% 30.47%
Number of salaries quoted 179 214 258
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Solaris
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Nottingham

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 21 (95.45%) Linux
2 19 (86.36%) UNIX
3 17 (77.27%) AIX
4 14 (63.64%) Red Hat
5 13 (59.09%) Shell Script
6 11 (50.00%) HPUX
7 9 (40.91%) LAN
7 9 (40.91%) IBM AIX Certification
7 9 (40.91%) SAN
7 9 (40.91%) Migration
7 9 (40.91%) HACMP
7 9 (40.91%) PowerHA
8 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (27.27%) Problem Management
9 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
9 6 (27.27%) Apache
9 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
9 6 (27.27%) MS Access
9 6 (27.27%) SQL
10 5 (22.73%) IBM
10 5 (22.73%) VMware
11 4 (18.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 4 (18.18%) Oracle
11 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
11 4 (18.18%) SAP
11 4 (18.18%) DNA
12 3 (13.64%) Ubuntu
12 3 (13.64%) Degree

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (27.27%) Apache
2 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 3 (13.64%) JBoss
3 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
3 2 (9.09%) Lync
4 1 (4.55%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) LAN
1 9 (40.91%) SAN
2 2 (9.09%) ADSL
2 2 (9.09%) Broadband
2 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.09%) Internet
3 1 (4.55%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) Kerberos
3 1 (4.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) MS Access
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Technical Support
3 4 (18.18%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (18.18%) AIX Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Support Technician
4 2 (9.09%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) IT Support
5 1 (4.55%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) UNIX Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) JAX-RS
1 1 (4.55%) RESTEasy
1 1 (4.55%) JPA
1 1 (4.55%) Java SE
1 1 (4.55%) Java EE
1 1 (4.55%) JNDI
1 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
1 1 (4.55%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) HACMP
2 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
4 2 (9.09%) Statistics
5 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (95.45%) Linux
2 19 (86.36%) UNIX
3 17 (77.27%) AIX
4 11 (50.00%) HPUX
5 3 (13.64%) Ubuntu
5 3 (13.64%) Windows
6 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (4.55%) CentOS
7 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Migration
2 6 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (27.27%) Problem Management
3 4 (18.18%) DNA
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL
5 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL V3
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL V2
5 2 (9.09%) Analytics
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.55%) OOD
6 1 (4.55%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) Shell Script
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.09%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) IBM AIX Certification
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) PowerHA
2 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.55%) Sendmail
3 1 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (9.09%) Nagios
2 2 (9.09%) ZABBIX
2 2 (9.09%) Puppet
2 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (9.09%) Ansible
2 2 (9.09%) Kibana
2 2 (9.09%) Graylog
2 2 (9.09%) Graphite
2 2 (9.09%) Rundeck
3 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Red Hat
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 5 (22.73%) IBM
3 5 (22.73%) VMware
4 4 (18.18%) Oracle
4 4 (18.18%) SAP
5 2 (9.09%) TIBCO
5 2 (9.09%) EMC
5 2 (9.09%) Splunk
6 1 (4.55%) Computacenter
6 1 (4.55%) Veritas