The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 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 Warwickshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 65 79 72
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 5 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.70% 0.81% 1.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.35% 3.76% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 7
Average salary £44,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
Operating Systems Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
115 186 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 16.08% 21.63% 26.02%
Number of salaries quoted 104 169 186
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Solaris
West Midlands

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 11 July 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 +14 4 £44,000 +25.71% 1
Solaris
West Midlands

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
1 4 (66.67%) Clustering
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) AIX
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
2 3 (50.00%) Veritas
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) Legal
3 2 (33.33%) SUSE
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) HPUX
3 2 (33.33%) VMS
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) NAS
3 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (33.33%) PowerHA
4 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
4 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
4 1 (16.67%) Derivative
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
1 2 (33.33%) NAS
General
1 2 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Administrator
2 5 (83.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Storage Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) AIX Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
2 3 (50.00%) AIX
3 2 (33.33%) HPUX
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) VMS
3 2 (33.33%) SUSE
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) PowerHA
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) Veritas
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
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