The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 49 44 46
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 2 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.70% 2.10% 1.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.63% 8.33% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £42,500 £25,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Solaris
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
76 72 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 26.76% 25.17% 20.97%
Number of salaries quoted 45 40 29
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £41,000 £42,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Solaris
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Solihull

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 7 (77.78%) SQL
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 6 (66.67%) UNIX
3 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
3 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
4 3 (33.33%) Essbase
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (33.33%) Migration
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (33.33%) Hyperion
4 3 (33.33%) SOA
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
5 2 (22.22%) MS Office
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) Windows

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
1 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Discoverer
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (33.33%) Essbase
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (33.33%) Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) DBA
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Junior
3 2 (22.22%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) UNIX
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) SOA
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Transition Management
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Hyperion
3 1 (11.11%) Sybase