The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Warrington region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 73 57 56
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 3 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 0.52% 1.10% 1.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.00% 3.39% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 4
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -32.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
150 118 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 25.86% 32.60% 38.83%
Number of salaries quoted 122 83 160
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £20,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Solaris
Cheshire

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 18 April 2014, 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 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (87.50%) UNIX
3 12 (75.00%) SQL
3 12 (75.00%) Oracle
4 11 (68.75%) SOA
4 11 (68.75%) Oracle Discoverer
4 11 (68.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 11 (68.75%) Oracle Database 10g
4 11 (68.75%) Hyperion
4 11 (68.75%) Oracle EBS
4 11 (68.75%) Telecoms
4 11 (68.75%) Finance
4 11 (68.75%) Migration
4 11 (68.75%) Essbase
4 11 (68.75%) Oracle RMAN
4 11 (68.75%) Retail
4 11 (68.75%) PL/SQL
4 11 (68.75%) Fujitsu
4 11 (68.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (68.75%) Oracle BI EE
4 11 (68.75%) SC Cleared
4 11 (68.75%) Security Cleared
4 11 (68.75%) Oracle EBS R12
4 11 (68.75%) Oracle Exadata
4 11 (68.75%) Oracle Database
4 11 (68.75%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (62.50%) Oracle Exalytics
5 10 (62.50%) Oracle RAC
5 10 (62.50%) Shell Script
6 4 (25.00%) Red Hat

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle Discoverer
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle Database 10g
1 11 (68.75%) Essbase
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle Database 11g
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle BI EE
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle Exadata
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (68.75%) Telecoms
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
1 11 (68.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) DBA
1 11 (68.75%) Administrator
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (31.25%) Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Professional Services Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle Exalytics
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (87.50%) UNIX
3 1 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) SOA
1 11 (68.75%) Migration
1 11 (68.75%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) PL/SQL
3 10 (62.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) SC Cleared
1 11 (68.75%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle RMAN
2 10 (62.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Oracle
2 11 (68.75%) Hyperion
2 11 (68.75%) Fujitsu
3 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Symantec