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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 179 191 136
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -55
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 50 31 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.86% 0.58% 1.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.13% 2.99% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 39 27 87
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,665
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,323 £36,200 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £51,956 £53,300 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.66%
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
1212 1037 1453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.97% 19.36% 25.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1028 913 1259
Median salary £32,500 £34,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,000 £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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -19 17 £45,162 -11.87% 1
Shropshire +2 12 £47,500 +18.75%
Coventry -7 10 £45,000 -3.00% 2
Warwickshire +3 6 £45,500 +13.75%
Worcestershire - 3 £48,000 -
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 74 (96.10%) Linux
2 50 (64.94%) Unix
3 45 (58.44%) Oracle
4 43 (55.84%) Red Hat
5 34 (44.16%) Apache
6 32 (41.56%) ITIL
7 25 (32.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 23 (29.87%) SQL Server
8 23 (29.87%) SQL
9 22 (28.57%) Windows
9 22 (28.57%) Active Directory
10 21 (27.27%) AIX
10 21 (27.27%) Finance
11 20 (25.97%) HP
12 19 (24.68%) SharePoint
12 19 (24.68%) Degree
13 18 (23.38%) SCCM
13 18 (23.38%) MySQL
14 17 (22.08%) Sun
15 16 (20.78%) MS Exchange
15 16 (20.78%) Microsoft App-V
15 16 (20.78%) BizTalk Server
15 16 (20.78%) SAN
15 16 (20.78%) Office 365
15 16 (20.78%) Windows Server
16 14 (18.18%) NetApp
16 14 (18.18%) SUSE
16 14 (18.18%) Perl
17 13 (16.88%) LAN
17 13 (16.88%) WAN

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 34 (44.16%) Apache
2 19 (24.68%) SharePoint
3 16 (20.78%) BizTalk Server
3 16 (20.78%) MS Exchange
4 12 (15.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (15.58%) Moodle
5 11 (14.29%) Tomcat
6 6 (7.79%) WebLogic
7 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (5.19%) IIS
8 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (3.90%) MindAlign
9 2 (2.60%) Captiva
9 2 (2.60%) Confluence
9 2 (2.60%) Documentum
9 2 (2.60%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 6 (7.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (5.19%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.78%) Office 365
2 7 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
2 7 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.60%) IaaS
3 2 (2.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.78%) SAN
2 13 (16.88%) LAN
2 13 (16.88%) WAN
3 12 (15.58%) Internet
4 10 (12.99%) TCP/IP
5 9 (11.69%) Firewall
6 8 (10.39%) SSL
7 7 (9.09%) DHCP
7 7 (9.09%) DNS
7 7 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
7 7 (9.09%) WLAN
8 6 (7.79%) Wireless
9 4 (5.19%) SNMP
9 4 (5.19%) VPN
10 3 (3.90%) IMAP
10 3 (3.90%) LDAP
10 3 (3.90%) OpenLDAP
10 3 (3.90%) S/MIME
10 3 (3.90%) SMTP
11 2 (2.60%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (29.87%) SQL Server
2 18 (23.38%) MySQL
3 13 (16.88%) Oracle Database
4 6 (7.79%) DB2
5 5 (6.49%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.90%) IBM InfoSphere
6 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (3.90%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.90%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.60%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.60%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.30%) Big Data
8 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (10.39%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (5.19%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.60%) JIRA
General
1 21 (27.27%) Finance
2 7 (9.09%) Banking
2 7 (9.09%) Publishing
3 3 (3.90%) Back Office
3 3 (3.90%) Investment Banking
3 3 (3.90%) Retail
3 3 (3.90%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.60%) Automotive
4 2 (2.60%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.60%) Front Office
5 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (19.48%) Technical Leader
1 15 (19.48%) Technical Specialist
2 11 (14.29%) Administrator
3 9 (11.69%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (10.39%) Linux Administrator
5 7 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) IT Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Capacity Manager
8 4 (5.19%) DBA
8 4 (5.19%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Oracle DBA
8 4 (5.19%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Team Leader
9 3 (3.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 3 (3.90%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (3.90%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.39%) LAMP
1 8 (10.39%) Web Services
2 4 (5.19%) J2EE
3 3 (3.90%) .NET
3 3 (3.90%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (1.30%) COM
4 1 (1.30%) CSS
4 1 (1.30%) HTML
4 1 (1.30%) Middleware
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.99%) Data Centre
2 9 (11.69%) Clustering
2 9 (11.69%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.39%) PKI
4 6 (7.79%) CMDB
4 6 (7.79%) Replication
5 4 (5.19%) HP Superdome
6 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.60%) NHS
7 2 (2.60%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.30%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.30%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 74 (96.10%) Linux
2 50 (64.94%) Unix
3 25 (32.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (28.57%) Windows
5 21 (27.27%) AIX
6 16 (20.78%) Windows Server
7 14 (18.18%) SUSE
8 11 (14.29%) HPUX
9 7 (9.09%) CentOS
10 2 (2.60%) OpenVMS
10 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (41.56%) ITIL
2 12 (15.58%) DevOps
3 9 (11.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (11.69%) Line Management
3 9 (11.69%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (11.69%) Service Delivery
4 7 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 7 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 6 (7.79%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (7.79%) Coaching
5 6 (7.79%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (7.79%) E-business
5 6 (7.79%) Migration
5 6 (7.79%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (7.79%) Performance Analysis
5 6 (7.79%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (7.79%) Resource Management
5 6 (7.79%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (7.79%) TOGAF
5 6 (7.79%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 23 (29.87%) SQL
2 14 (18.18%) Perl
3 12 (15.58%) C#
4 7 (9.09%) Java
4 7 (9.09%) Shell Script
5 5 (6.49%) Korn
6 4 (5.19%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.19%) Python
7 3 (3.90%) PHP
8 1 (1.30%) Go
8 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.30%) Ruby
8 1 (1.30%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (24.68%) Degree
2 7 (9.09%) CCNA
2 7 (9.09%) CCSA
2 7 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (9.09%) JNCIA
2 7 (9.09%) JNCIS
2 7 (9.09%) MCSA
2 7 (9.09%) MCSE
2 7 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (7.79%) ISEB
3 6 (7.79%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.19%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.30%) CISM
6 1 (1.30%) CISSP
6 1 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 16 (20.78%) Microsoft App-V
3 10 (12.99%) NFS
4 7 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 7 (9.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 6 (7.79%) Firmware
6 4 (5.19%) Docker
7 3 (3.90%) Sendmail
7 3 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (2.60%) XenApp
9 1 (1.30%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (23.38%) SCCM
2 13 (16.88%) Oracle ZFS
3 10 (12.99%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (10.39%) Puppet
5 6 (7.79%) NetBackup
5 6 (7.79%) Simpana
5 6 (7.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 6 (7.79%) Unicenter
6 5 (6.49%) SCOM
7 4 (5.19%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (5.19%) SCOrch
8 2 (2.60%) Data Guard
9 1 (1.30%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (1.30%) MAILsweeper
9 1 (1.30%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (1.30%) QRadar
Vendors
1 45 (58.44%) Oracle
2 43 (55.84%) Red Hat
3 20 (25.97%) HP
4 17 (22.08%) Sun
5 14 (18.18%) NetApp
6 13 (16.88%) Veritas
7 12 (15.58%) IBM
7 12 (15.58%) Microsoft
8 8 (10.39%) 3PAR
8 8 (10.39%) CheckPoint
8 8 (10.39%) Netezza
9 7 (9.09%) CommVault
9 7 (9.09%) Juniper
9 7 (9.09%) Palo Alto
10 6 (7.79%) CA
11 3 (3.90%) Cisco
11 3 (3.90%) Citrix
11 3 (3.90%) EMC
11 3 (3.90%) Proofpoint
11 3 (3.90%) VMware
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £32k - 47k per year + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
West Midlands
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £37685.00 - £40961.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28892.00 - £37768.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: From £46,625 to £57,640 per annum AfC Band 8b
Posted: 27 days ago