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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 205 195 156
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -39
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 22 23 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.39% 0.44% 1.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.93% 2.13% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 77
Median salary £48,000 £44,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,998 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,328 £50,000 £55,398
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.60% -4.44%
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
1140 1078 1468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.42% 20.82% 25.57%
Number of salaries quoted 968 914 1306
Median salary £34,250 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 -3 11 £48,000 +23.87% 1
Coventry -3 3 £47,000 -6.00%
Warwickshire +5 2 £32,500 -18.75%
Shropshire -5 2 £50,000 -
Solihull -10 2 £33,000 -18.01% 1
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 73 (93.59%) Linux
2 52 (66.67%) Unix
3 45 (57.69%) Red Hat
4 39 (50.00%) Oracle
5 33 (42.31%) ITIL
6 28 (35.90%) Apache
7 27 (34.62%) Windows
8 25 (32.05%) SQL
9 24 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 23 (29.49%) HP
11 21 (26.92%) AIX
11 21 (26.92%) Active Directory
12 20 (25.64%) SCCM
13 19 (24.36%) Finance
13 19 (24.36%) SQL Server
14 18 (23.08%) Windows Server
15 17 (21.79%) Degree
16 16 (20.51%) MS Exchange
17 15 (19.23%) SharePoint
17 15 (19.23%) Microsoft
17 15 (19.23%) MySQL
18 14 (17.95%) TCP/IP
18 14 (17.95%) LAN
18 14 (17.95%) WAN
18 14 (17.95%) NetApp
19 13 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
19 13 (16.67%) Perl
19 13 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
19 13 (16.67%) Office 365
19 13 (16.67%) DevOps

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 28 (35.90%) Apache
2 16 (20.51%) MS Exchange
3 15 (19.23%) SharePoint
4 13 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (15.38%) Moodle
6 9 (11.54%) Tomcat
7 4 (5.13%) IIS
8 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (3.85%) MindAlign
8 3 (3.85%) WebLogic
9 2 (2.56%) Captiva
9 2 (2.56%) Confluence
9 2 (2.56%) Documentum
9 2 (2.56%) SAS
10 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (8.97%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.67%) Office 365
2 7 (8.97%) Azure Active Directory
2 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.56%) IaaS
3 2 (2.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.95%) LAN
1 14 (17.95%) TCP/IP
1 14 (17.95%) WAN
2 12 (15.38%) SAN
3 11 (14.10%) Firewall
3 11 (14.10%) Internet
4 10 (12.82%) DNS
5 7 (8.97%) DHCP
5 7 (8.97%) SSL
5 7 (8.97%) WLAN
6 6 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
6 6 (7.69%) SNMP
6 6 (7.69%) VPN
6 6 (7.69%) Wireless
7 3 (3.85%) BGP
7 3 (3.85%) IMAP
7 3 (3.85%) OpenLDAP
7 3 (3.85%) OSPF
7 3 (3.85%) S/MIME
7 3 (3.85%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.36%) SQL Server
2 15 (19.23%) MySQL
3 8 (10.26%) Oracle Database
4 6 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.41%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (6.41%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.85%) DB2
6 3 (3.85%) IBM InfoSphere
6 3 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.28%) Base SAS
7 1 (1.28%) Big Data
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (5.13%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 19 (24.36%) Finance
2 6 (7.69%) Banking
3 4 (5.13%) Publishing
4 3 (3.85%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.85%) Marketing
4 3 (3.85%) Retail
4 3 (3.85%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.56%) Automotive
5 2 (2.56%) Back Office
5 2 (2.56%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.28%) Front Office
6 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (19.23%) Technical Leader
2 12 (15.38%) Administrator
3 9 (11.54%) Linux Administrator
3 9 (11.54%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (11.54%) Technical Specialist
4 7 (8.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (8.97%) Technical Manager
5 6 (7.69%) Capacity Manager
5 6 (7.69%) IT Engineer
5 6 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Analyst
6 5 (6.41%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.13%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Team Leader
8 3 (3.85%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.54%) Web Services
2 5 (6.41%) LAMP
3 3 (3.85%) J2EE
3 3 (3.85%) jQuery
3 3 (3.85%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (2.56%) .NET
4 2 (2.56%) CSS
5 1 (1.28%) COM
5 1 (1.28%) HTML
5 1 (1.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.54%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.97%) PKI
2 7 (8.97%) Replication
3 6 (7.69%) Clustering
3 6 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.41%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.13%) HP Superdome
6 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.85%) CMDB
7 2 (2.56%) Data Conversion
7 2 (2.56%) NHS
7 2 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.28%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.28%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.28%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 73 (93.59%) Linux
2 52 (66.67%) Unix
3 27 (34.62%) Windows
4 24 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (26.92%) AIX
6 18 (23.08%) Windows Server
7 12 (15.38%) HPUX
8 10 (12.82%) SUSE
9 8 (10.26%) CentOS
10 2 (2.56%) OpenVMS
10 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (42.31%) ITIL
2 13 (16.67%) DevOps
3 8 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (10.26%) Mentoring
3 8 (10.26%) Project Management
3 8 (10.26%) Resource Management
4 7 (8.97%) Service Delivery
5 6 (7.69%) Coaching
5 6 (7.69%) Line Management
5 6 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (6.41%) E-business
6 5 (6.41%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 5 (6.41%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (6.41%) Performance Analysis
6 5 (6.41%) Problem Management
6 5 (6.41%) Service Management
6 5 (6.41%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.13%) Change Control
8 3 (3.85%) Change Data Capture
8 3 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 25 (32.05%) SQL
2 13 (16.67%) Perl
3 12 (15.38%) C#
4 8 (10.26%) Java
5 7 (8.97%) PowerShell
6 5 (6.41%) Korn
7 4 (5.13%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.13%) Python
7 4 (5.13%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.85%) PHP
9 1 (1.28%) Go
9 1 (1.28%) Ruby
9 1 (1.28%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (21.79%) Degree
2 10 (12.82%) CCNA
2 10 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (10.26%) MCSE
3 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (10.26%) Security Cleared
4 7 (8.97%) CCSA
4 7 (8.97%) JNCIA
4 7 (8.97%) JNCIS
4 7 (8.97%) MCSA
5 6 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.85%) ISEB
6 3 (3.85%) PMI Certification
6 3 (3.85%) PMP
7 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.28%) CISSP
8 1 (1.28%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (1.28%) SAS Certification
8 1 (1.28%) Sun Certification
8 1 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 13 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 10 (12.82%) NFS
4 7 (8.97%) Hyper-V
4 7 (8.97%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 4 (5.13%) Docker
6 3 (3.85%) Firmware
6 3 (3.85%) Sendmail
7 2 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (1.28%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.28%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 20 (25.64%) SCCM
2 10 (12.82%) Oracle ZFS
3 8 (10.26%) Puppet
4 7 (8.97%) SCOM
5 6 (7.69%) SCOrch
6 4 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (5.13%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (5.13%) Simpana
7 3 (3.85%) NetBackup
7 3 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Unicenter
8 1 (1.28%) Data Guard
8 1 (1.28%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (1.28%) MAILsweeper
8 1 (1.28%) QRadar
Vendors
1 45 (57.69%) Red Hat
2 39 (50.00%) Oracle
3 23 (29.49%) HP
4 15 (19.23%) Microsoft
5 14 (17.95%) NetApp
6 12 (15.38%) Sun
7 10 (12.82%) Veritas
8 9 (11.54%) 3PAR
8 9 (11.54%) IBM
8 9 (11.54%) Netezza
9 8 (10.26%) CheckPoint
10 7 (8.97%) Juniper
10 7 (8.97%) Palo Alto
11 6 (7.69%) Cisco
11 6 (7.69%) CommVault
12 4 (5.13%) Sybase
13 3 (3.85%) CA
13 3 (3.85%) EMC
13 3 (3.85%) F5
13 3 (3.85%) Proofpoint
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