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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 80 94 81
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 13 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.23% 0.39% 1.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.98% 1.34% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 10
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,207 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.15% -3.98%
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
261 298 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 24.67% 28.93% 31.26%
Number of salaries quoted 215 219 251
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (71.43%) UNIX
3 16 (57.14%) Oracle
3 16 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 16 (57.14%) Shell Script
4 14 (50.00%) AIX
5 13 (46.43%) HPUX
6 12 (42.86%) Apache
7 11 (39.29%) LAN
7 11 (39.29%) HACMP
7 11 (39.29%) IBM AIX Certification
7 11 (39.29%) SAN
7 11 (39.29%) Migration
7 11 (39.29%) PowerHA
8 9 (32.14%) Configuration Management
9 8 (28.57%) Windows
9 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
10 7 (25.00%) WebSphere
10 7 (25.00%) Degree
10 7 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
10 7 (25.00%) GlassFish
10 7 (25.00%) Groovy
10 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (25.00%) Finance
10 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
10 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 7 (25.00%) Cucumber
10 7 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
10 7 (25.00%) C++

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 12 (42.86%) Apache
2 7 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (25.00%) GlassFish
3 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 3 (10.71%) Lync
5 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.57%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) LAN
1 11 (39.29%) SAN
2 3 (10.71%) Internet
2 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.71%) ADSL
2 3 (10.71%) Broadband
3 1 (3.57%) Kerberos
3 1 (3.57%) DNS
3 1 (3.57%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (21.43%) Subversion
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.57%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Software Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Technical Support
2 6 (21.43%) C++ Developer
2 6 (21.43%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Technical Specialist
3 5 (17.86%) AIX Specialist
4 3 (10.71%) Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (7.14%) Support Technician
5 2 (7.14%) IT Support
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) IT Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) UNIX Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Senior DBA
6 1 (3.57%) Lead Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (3.57%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) JMS
1 7 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 7 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
2 6 (21.43%) XML
2 6 (21.43%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) HACMP
2 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (71.43%) UNIX
3 14 (50.00%) AIX
4 13 (46.43%) HPUX
5 8 (28.57%) Windows
6 4 (14.29%) Ubuntu
7 3 (10.71%) Windows XP
7 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (10.71%) Windows 8
7 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (3.57%) CentOS
8 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.57%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Migration
2 9 (32.14%) Configuration Management
3 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 5 (17.86%) ITIL
6 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 3 (10.71%) Change Management
8 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.57%) OO
8 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity
8 1 (3.57%) High Availability
8 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) Shell Script
2 7 (25.00%) Groovy
2 7 (25.00%) C++
2 7 (25.00%) Java
3 6 (21.43%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) IBM AIX Certification
2 7 (25.00%) Degree
3 4 (14.29%) MCITP
3 4 (14.29%) CCNP
3 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (3.57%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (39.29%) PowerHA
2 8 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.71%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (3.57%) VMware Server
4 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.57%) Sendmail
4 1 (3.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (3.57%) NetBackup
1 1 (3.57%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Oracle
1 16 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (21.43%) VMware
4 4 (14.29%) EMC
5 3 (10.71%) Sun
5 3 (10.71%) Dell
6 2 (7.14%) Computacenter
7 1 (3.57%) HP
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco
7 1 (3.57%) IBM
7 1 (3.57%) NetApp
7 1 (3.57%) Veritas
7 1 (3.57%) McAfee