The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 94 99 78
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -21
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 5 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.47% 0.47% 1.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.72% 2.21% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 15
Median salary £60,000 £52,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.83% +22.94%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -7.77%
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
290 272 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 27.41% 21.50% 27.55%
Number of salaries quoted 208 188 222
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Nottingham region citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 September 2016, IT jobs citing Solaris also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Nottingham region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) Oracle
3 8 (66.67%) Unix
3 8 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 8 (66.67%) Finance
3 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 8 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (58.33%) High Availability
4 7 (58.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
4 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
5 5 (41.67%) Windows
5 5 (41.67%) AIX
5 5 (41.67%) HP
6 4 (33.33%) EMC
6 4 (33.33%) NetApp
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (33.33%) Computacenter
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 4 (33.33%) Sybase
6 4 (33.33%) DB2
6 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (33.33%) Perl
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
6 4 (33.33%) Nagios
6 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 4 (33.33%) MRTG
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle Linux

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (33.33%) MRTG
2 4 (33.33%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) DB2
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
1 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Unix Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) DBA
2 4 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (33.33%) Solaris Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Unix Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Unix
3 5 (41.67%) AIX
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (8.33%) SUSE
6 1 (8.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) High Availability
1 7 (58.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 4 (33.33%) Kernel Tuning
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
3 1 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Security Patching
3 1 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 4 (33.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
1 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) KVM
2 3 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Data Guard
1 4 (33.33%) Ganglia
1 4 (33.33%) Nagios
2 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 3 (25.00%) yum
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Oracle
2 8 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) HP
4 4 (33.33%) Computacenter
4 4 (33.33%) EMC
4 4 (33.33%) NetApp
4 4 (33.33%) Sybase
5 3 (25.00%) FXall
6 1 (8.33%) Citrix