The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 213 185 186
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +1
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 26 40 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.43% 0.76% 0.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.15% 3.36% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 13 37 30
Median salary £43,000 £52,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.09% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £42,500 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,500 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
Solaris
England

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

Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1207 1189 1104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.81% 22.57% 21.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1007 1057 982
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Solaris
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Solaris Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Solaris
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Solaris Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Solaris
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -16 16 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Warwickshire -1 5 £37,500 -24.24%
Coventry -4 5 £41,000 -25.45%
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing Solaris also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 46 (92.00%) Linux
2 39 (78.00%) Unix
3 34 (68.00%) Oracle
4 28 (56.00%) SAN
5 23 (46.00%) SQL
6 21 (42.00%) Veritas
6 21 (42.00%) Oracle ZFS
7 20 (40.00%) Degree
8 19 (38.00%) Oracle Database
8 19 (38.00%) Red Hat
9 18 (36.00%) Sun
9 18 (36.00%) Apache
10 16 (32.00%) Oracle RMAN
11 15 (30.00%) Perl
12 14 (28.00%) IBM
13 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
13 13 (26.00%) Web Services
13 13 (26.00%) Computer Science
13 13 (26.00%) Software Engineering
14 12 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (24.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 12 (24.00%) Fibre Channel
14 12 (24.00%) Oracle Forms
14 12 (24.00%) Windows
14 12 (24.00%) NetApp
14 12 (24.00%) NFS
15 11 (22.00%) AIX
15 11 (22.00%) Line Management
16 10 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
16 10 (20.00%) Relational Database

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (36.00%) Apache
2 8 (16.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (12.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 6 (12.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (8.00%) Apache Solr
5 3 (6.00%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (6.00%) WebLogic
6 2 (4.00%) IIS
6 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
7 1 (2.00%) Moodle
7 1 (2.00%) Skype for Business
7 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (6.00%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) SaaS
2 4 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (56.00%) SAN
2 12 (24.00%) Fibre Channel
3 9 (18.00%) Internet
4 5 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.00%) Firewall
5 3 (6.00%) Symposium
6 2 (4.00%) Intranet
6 2 (4.00%) LAN
6 2 (4.00%) SSL
6 2 (4.00%) WAN
7 1 (2.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (38.00%) Oracle Database
2 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 9 (18.00%) DB2
4 9 (18.00%) MySQL
5 6 (12.00%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (10.00%) RDBMS
7 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (4.00%) Oracle Exadata
8 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 9 (18.00%) Publishing
3 4 (8.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Back Office
4 1 (2.00%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Front Office
4 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) Technical Specialist
2 7 (14.00%) DBA
3 6 (12.00%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (12.00%) Technical Leader
3 6 (12.00%) Unix Specialist
4 4 (8.00%) Administrator
4 4 (8.00%) Team Leader
5 3 (6.00%) Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 3 (6.00%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (4.00%) Linux Specialist
6 2 (4.00%) Messaging Specialist
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Unix Specialist
6 2 (4.00%) Service Operations Specialist
6 2 (4.00%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.00%) Web Services
2 9 (18.00%) LAMP
3 5 (10.00%) CSS
3 5 (10.00%) HTML
3 5 (10.00%) Middleware
4 4 (8.00%) .NET
4 4 (8.00%) CSS3
4 4 (8.00%) HTML5
4 4 (8.00%) JDBC
4 4 (8.00%) Lucene
4 4 (8.00%) ODBC
5 3 (6.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (4.00%) XML
7 1 (2.00%) COM
7 1 (2.00%) D-Bus
7 1 (2.00%) J2EE
7 1 (2.00%) JMS
7 1 (2.00%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (2.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (18.00%) Clustering
2 9 (18.00%) CMDB
2 9 (18.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (10.00%) Linked Data
4 5 (10.00%) Semantic Web
5 2 (4.00%) HP Superdome
6 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 46 (92.00%) Linux
2 39 (78.00%) Unix
3 12 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (24.00%) Windows
4 11 (22.00%) AIX
5 10 (20.00%) SUSE
6 6 (12.00%) Windows Server
7 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (4.00%) HPUX
10 1 (2.00%) CentOS
10 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (22.00%) Line Management
3 10 (20.00%) ITIL
3 10 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 9 (18.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (18.00%) Migration
4 9 (18.00%) Performance Analysis
4 9 (18.00%) Presales
4 9 (18.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 9 (18.00%) Technical Architecture
4 9 (18.00%) TOGAF
4 9 (18.00%) Zachman Framework
5 7 (14.00%) High Availability
6 6 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (12.00%) E-business
7 5 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 5 (10.00%) OO
7 5 (10.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.00%) SQL
2 15 (30.00%) Perl
3 10 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 8 (16.00%) Korn
5 6 (12.00%) Java
6 5 (10.00%) C
6 5 (10.00%) C++
6 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (10.00%) PHP
6 5 (10.00%) Ruby
7 4 (8.00%) PL/SQL
7 4 (8.00%) SPARQL
8 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (40.00%) Degree
2 9 (18.00%) ISEB
3 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (24.00%) NFS
1 12 (24.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 9 (18.00%) Firmware
3 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (6.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (4.00%) XenApp
7 1 (2.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 21 (42.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 16 (32.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (18.00%) NetBackup
3 9 (18.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 9 (18.00%) Unicenter
4 7 (14.00%) Simpana
5 5 (10.00%) Data Guard
6 3 (6.00%) Oracle Identity Management
7 2 (4.00%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (4.00%) ITRS Geneos
7 2 (4.00%) MAILsweeper
7 2 (4.00%) SCCM
8 1 (2.00%) Control-M
8 1 (2.00%) Legato
8 1 (2.00%) OMEGAMON
8 1 (2.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (68.00%) Oracle
2 21 (42.00%) Veritas
3 19 (38.00%) Red Hat
4 18 (36.00%) Sun
5 14 (28.00%) IBM
6 12 (24.00%) NetApp
7 9 (18.00%) CA
8 8 (16.00%) CommVault
9 6 (12.00%) HP
9 6 (12.00%) VMware
10 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
10 5 (10.00%) Netezza
11 4 (8.00%) Citrix
12 3 (6.00%) Cisco
13 2 (4.00%) 3PAR
13 2 (4.00%) Finjan
14 1 (2.00%) EMC
14 1 (2.00%) Informatica
14 1 (2.00%) JD Edwards
14 1 (2.00%) Solace
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