The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - 22 21
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston - 2.91% 2.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 20.00% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
Solaris
Lancashire

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

Operating Systems Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
34 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 19.54% 14.56% 19.54%
Number of salaries quoted 29 14 15
Average salary £30,000 £34,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £31,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Solaris
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Preston