The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 74 83 63
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -20
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 9 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.09% 0.11% 1.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.81% 0.51% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 8
Average salary £44,000 £17,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+158.82% -69.09%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
Solaris
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
187 196 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 22.64% 22.40% 27.37%
Number of salaries quoted 171 185 168
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Solaris
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Solaris
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick - 8 £44,000 -
Solaris
West Midlands

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 19 (95.00%) Clustering
2 14 (70.00%) UNIX
3 13 (65.00%) AIX
3 13 (65.00%) PowerHA
4 11 (55.00%) IBM
5 10 (50.00%) Veritas
6 9 (45.00%) Linux
7 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
8 7 (35.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (35.00%) Red Hat
8 7 (35.00%) SUSE
9 6 (30.00%) VMware ESX
10 5 (25.00%) VMS
10 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (25.00%) VMware
11 4 (20.00%) Legal
12 1 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (5.00%) Workflow
12 1 (5.00%) Finance
12 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
12 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
12 1 (5.00%) SOA
12 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
12 1 (5.00%) SQL
12 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
12 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
12 1 (5.00%) .NET
12 1 (5.00%) Oracle
12 1 (5.00%) SQL Server

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Systems Administrator
1 19 (95.00%) Administrator
2 10 (50.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 10 (50.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 7 (35.00%) Solaris Administrator
3 7 (35.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 6 (30.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (30.00%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (30.00%) AIX Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Development Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Development Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Development Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
1 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (95.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) UNIX
2 13 (65.00%) AIX
3 9 (45.00%) Linux
4 7 (35.00%) SUSE
4 7 (35.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (25.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (5.00%) SOA
1 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
1 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (5.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) PowerHA
2 6 (30.00%) VMware ESX
3 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) IBM
2 10 (50.00%) Veritas
3 7 (35.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (25.00%) VMware
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle