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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 58 72 52
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -20
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 0.89% 0.19% 0.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.92% 0.66% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +8.23%
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
102 152 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 22.77% 28.79% 27.86%
Number of salaries quoted 97 117 81
Average salary £33,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,800 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 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%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) HND
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) HPUX
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Samba
2 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (50.00%) HP Superdome
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Solaris Administrator
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%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) HPUX
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
1 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) HND
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Samba
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) HP