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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 44 46 35
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 6 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.09% 1.61% 1.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.22% 7.69% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £25,500 - £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
73 52 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 25.44% 20.97% 18.06%
Number of salaries quoted 41 29 23
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,600 £49,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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 18 April 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 24 (96.00%) UNIX
1 24 (96.00%) Shell Script
2 22 (88.00%) SQL
2 22 (88.00%) Linux
3 12 (48.00%) Perl
4 11 (44.00%) PHP
4 11 (44.00%) PL/SQL
4 11 (44.00%) CSS
4 11 (44.00%) ITIL
4 11 (44.00%) CRM
4 11 (44.00%) SOA
4 11 (44.00%) Oracle
4 11 (44.00%) Sybase
4 11 (44.00%) C
4 11 (44.00%) C++
4 11 (44.00%) HTML
4 11 (44.00%) Java
4 11 (44.00%) Windows
4 11 (44.00%) Hyperion
4 11 (44.00%) Sage
4 11 (44.00%) Salesforce.com
4 11 (44.00%) Oracle Discoverer
4 11 (44.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 11 (44.00%) RDBMS
4 11 (44.00%) SLA
4 11 (44.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 11 (44.00%) Oracle EBS
4 11 (44.00%) Telecoms
4 11 (44.00%) Finance
4 11 (44.00%) Migration

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (4.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle Discoverer
1 11 (44.00%) RDBMS
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 11 (44.00%) Essbase
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle Database
1 11 (44.00%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (44.00%) Telecoms
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
1 11 (44.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Analyst
1 11 (44.00%) DBA
1 11 (44.00%) Administrator
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle DBA
2 10 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (4.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (4.00%) Junior
4 1 (4.00%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (4.00%) Programmer
4 1 (4.00%) UNIX Specialist
4 1 (4.00%) UNIX Technical Specialist
4 1 (4.00%) Sun Specialist
4 1 (4.00%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Programmer
4 1 (4.00%) Junior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) CSS
1 11 (44.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Oracle Exalytics
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) UNIX
2 22 (88.00%) Linux
3 11 (44.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) ITIL
1 11 (44.00%) CRM
1 11 (44.00%) SOA
1 11 (44.00%) Migration
1 11 (44.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (16.00%) Time Management
3 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) Shell Script
2 22 (88.00%) SQL
3 12 (48.00%) Perl
4 11 (44.00%) PHP
4 11 (44.00%) PL/SQL
4 11 (44.00%) C
4 11 (44.00%) C++
4 11 (44.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) SC Cleared
1 11 (44.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (28.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (44.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 10 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle
1 11 (44.00%) Sybase
1 11 (44.00%) Hyperion
1 11 (44.00%) Sage
1 11 (44.00%) Salesforce.com
1 11 (44.00%) Fujitsu
2 7 (28.00%) Progress
3 3 (12.00%) Capita
3 3 (12.00%) Sun
4 1 (4.00%) Symantec