The first table below looks at the demand for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 23 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 Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 71 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.17% - 0.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.74% - 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £72,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
Operating Systems Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
135 90 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 22.31% 15.49% 19.57%
Number of salaries quoted 112 73 92
Average salary £31,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.61% -13.33%
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 Staffordshire

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Solaris
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Solaris
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £72,500 -
Solaris
West Midlands

Solaris
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) PowerHA

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (100.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) PowerHA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle