The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Solihull region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - - 45
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull - - 1.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Operating Systems Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
53 74 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 18.34% 26.24% 13.43%
Number of salaries quoted 37 61 32
Average salary £42,500 £35,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% +51.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,700 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Solaris
West Midlands

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 23 July 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) CRM
2 3 (75.00%) Progress
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Sybase
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (75.00%) Sage
2 3 (75.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) Capita
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Essbase
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (25.00%) Retail

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (25.00%) Essbase
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) DBA
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Sage
1 3 (75.00%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (75.00%) Sybase
1 3 (75.00%) Progress
2 2 (50.00%) Capita
3 1 (25.00%) Fujitsu
3 1 (25.00%) Hyperion
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle