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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 88 88 89
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 8 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.68% 0.40% 0.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.80% 1.39% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 7
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -15.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £31,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
286 287 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 24.38% 28.44% 30.05%
Number of salaries quoted 225 213 260
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,500 £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 30 March 2015.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 30 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 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (87.50%) UNIX
3 17 (70.83%) AIX
4 16 (66.67%) Red Hat
4 16 (66.67%) Shell Script
5 13 (54.17%) HPUX
6 11 (45.83%) LAN
6 11 (45.83%) IBM AIX Certification
6 11 (45.83%) SAN
6 11 (45.83%) Migration
6 11 (45.83%) HACMP
6 11 (45.83%) PowerHA
7 9 (37.50%) Oracle
8 7 (29.17%) Apache
8 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
8 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (25.00%) VMware
9 6 (25.00%) Windows
9 6 (25.00%) SQL
10 4 (16.67%) Ubuntu
10 4 (16.67%) EMC
10 4 (16.67%) ITIL
10 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
10 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
11 3 (12.50%) MS Access
11 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
11 3 (12.50%) ADSL
11 3 (12.50%) Broadband
11 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
11 3 (12.50%) MS Office

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 7 (29.17%) Apache
2 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 3 (12.50%) Lync
4 2 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
4 2 (8.33%) GlassFish
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.17%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) LAN
1 11 (45.83%) SAN
2 3 (12.50%) Internet
2 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.50%) ADSL
2 3 (12.50%) Broadband
3 1 (4.17%) Kerberos
3 1 (4.17%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) MS Access
2 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Subversion
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
1 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 5 (20.83%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (20.83%) AIX Specialist
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Developer
4 2 (8.33%) C++ Developer
4 2 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (8.33%) Support Technician
4 2 (8.33%) IT Support
5 1 (4.17%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) IT Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) UNIX Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) XML
1 2 (8.33%) JMS
1 2 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (8.33%) FpML
1 2 (8.33%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) HACMP
2 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (87.50%) UNIX
3 17 (70.83%) AIX
4 13 (54.17%) HPUX
5 6 (25.00%) Windows
6 4 (16.67%) Ubuntu
7 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
7 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
7 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (4.17%) CentOS
8 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Migration
2 4 (16.67%) ITIL
3 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 3 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.33%) DNA
4 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.17%) Change Management
5 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Analytics
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL V2
5 1 (4.17%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 6 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) Groovy
3 2 (8.33%) C++
3 2 (8.33%) Java
3 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) IBM AIX Certification
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (8.33%) MCITP
3 2 (8.33%) CCNP
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) PowerHA
2 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Server
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) Sendmail
3 1 (4.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (4.17%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 9 (37.50%) Oracle
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 6 (25.00%) VMware
5 4 (16.67%) EMC
6 3 (12.50%) IBM
7 2 (8.33%) Computacenter
7 2 (8.33%) SAP
8 1 (4.17%) Cisco
8 1 (4.17%) NetApp
8 1 (4.17%) Veritas
8 1 (4.17%) Sun
8 1 (4.17%) HP
8 1 (4.17%) Dell
8 1 (4.17%) McAfee