The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 8 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 38 41 45
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 0.59% 0.93% 0.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.38% 2.99% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £30,000 - £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +6.97%
Solaris
Manchester

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

Operating Systems Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
42 67 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 24.85% 31.16% 31.43%
Number of salaries quoted 42 46 65
Average salary £34,500 £32,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.15% +10.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £21,300 £18,700
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Solaris
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Stockport

Solaris
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat