The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 66 72 52
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -20
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 2 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 0.43% 0.36% 1.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.06% 1.40% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year
- +1.69%
Solaris
Cheshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
97 143 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 20.68% 25.67% 31.07%
Number of salaries quoted 89 115 78
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Solaris
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Warrington

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) HPUX
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (50.00%) HP Superdome
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Hyperion
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Discoverer
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (50.00%) Essbase
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) DBA
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
1 2 (50.00%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Hyperion