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

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 215 173 196
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +23
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 26 59 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.42% 1.04% 0.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.24% 4.85% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 13 58 25
Median salary £41,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.90% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,065 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,600 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £46,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-1.07% +1.08%
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
1162 1216 1103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.84% 21.39% 20.56%
Number of salaries quoted 952 1079 964
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -27 20 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Coventry +5 4 £41,000 -29.91% 1
Warwickshire - 2 £41,500 -
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 53 (96.36%) Linux
2 41 (74.55%) Unix
3 38 (69.09%) Oracle
4 29 (52.73%) SAN
5 26 (47.27%) Apache
6 25 (45.45%) Degree
7 24 (43.64%) SQL
8 23 (41.82%) Veritas
8 23 (41.82%) Oracle ZFS
9 22 (40.00%) Red Hat
10 21 (38.18%) SQL Server
10 21 (38.18%) Sun
11 20 (36.36%) Oracle RMAN
12 19 (34.55%) Perl
13 18 (32.73%) IBM
14 17 (30.91%) MySQL
14 17 (30.91%) Computer Science
14 17 (30.91%) Oracle Database
15 16 (29.09%) Software Engineering
16 15 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 15 (27.27%) SUSE
17 14 (25.45%) Service Delivery
17 14 (25.45%) Shell Script
17 14 (25.45%) AIX
17 14 (25.45%) Line Management
18 13 (23.64%) Data Centre
18 13 (23.64%) Presales
18 13 (23.64%) DB2
18 13 (23.64%) ISEB
18 13 (23.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager

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 26 (47.27%) Apache
2 11 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 8 (14.55%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (12.73%) MS Exchange
4 7 (12.73%) Tomcat
5 6 (10.91%) Oracle Application Server
6 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (7.27%) Moodle
7 3 (5.45%) Apache Solr
7 3 (5.45%) WebLogic
8 2 (3.64%) IIS
9 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.82%) MindAlign
9 1 (1.82%) Skype for Business
9 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Office
2 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (14.55%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (7.27%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.36%) Office 365
2 4 (7.27%) SaaS
3 1 (1.82%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (52.73%) SAN
2 10 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
3 9 (16.36%) Internet
4 6 (10.91%) TCP/IP
5 4 (7.27%) Firewall
6 3 (5.45%) LAN
6 3 (5.45%) SSL
6 3 (5.45%) Symposium
6 3 (5.45%) WAN
7 2 (3.64%) Intranet
8 1 (1.82%) DHCP
8 1 (1.82%) DNS
8 1 (1.82%) IMAP
8 1 (1.82%) LDAP
8 1 (1.82%) NAS
8 1 (1.82%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (1.82%) S/MIME
8 1 (1.82%) SMTP
8 1 (1.82%) Wireless
8 1 (1.82%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (38.18%) SQL Server
2 17 (30.91%) MySQL
2 17 (30.91%) Oracle Database
3 13 (23.64%) DB2
4 9 (16.36%) Relational Database
5 6 (10.91%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (9.09%) RDBMS
7 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (3.64%) Oracle Exadata
8 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (23.64%) Publishing
2 10 (18.18%) Finance
3 5 (9.09%) Banking
4 2 (3.64%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Automotive
5 1 (1.82%) Back Office
5 1 (1.82%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Front Office
5 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.82%) Retail
5 1 (1.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (38.18%) Technical Specialist
2 9 (16.36%) Technical Leader
3 7 (12.73%) DBA
4 6 (10.91%) Oracle DBA
4 6 (10.91%) Unix Specialist
5 3 (5.45%) Administrator
5 3 (5.45%) Analyst
5 3 (5.45%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 3 (5.45%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (5.45%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 3 (5.45%) Team Leader
6 2 (3.64%) Linux Specialist
6 2 (3.64%) Messaging Specialist
6 2 (3.64%) Senior Unix Specialist
6 2 (3.64%) Service Operations Specialist
6 2 (3.64%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.64%) Technical Team Leader
7 1 (1.82%) IT Engineer
7 1 (1.82%) Service Desk Specialist
7 1 (1.82%) Solaris Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.64%) LAMP
2 11 (20.00%) Web Services
3 5 (9.09%) Middleware
4 4 (7.27%) .NET
4 4 (7.27%) CSS
4 4 (7.27%) HTML
5 3 (5.45%) CSS3
5 3 (5.45%) HTML5
5 3 (5.45%) JDBC
5 3 (5.45%) Lucene
5 3 (5.45%) ODBC
5 3 (5.45%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (3.64%) XML
7 1 (1.82%) COM
7 1 (1.82%) D-Bus
7 1 (1.82%) J2EE
7 1 (1.82%) JMS
7 1 (1.82%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (1.82%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (1.82%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.91%) Computer Science
2 13 (23.64%) Clustering
2 13 (23.64%) CMDB
2 13 (23.64%) Data Centre
3 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.27%) Linked Data
4 4 (7.27%) Semantic Web
5 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.64%) PKI
6 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.82%) HP Superdome
6 1 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 53 (96.36%) Linux
2 41 (74.55%) Unix
3 15 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (27.27%) SUSE
4 14 (25.45%) AIX
5 11 (20.00%) Windows
6 6 (10.91%) Windows Server
7 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.64%) CentOS
9 1 (1.82%) HPUX
9 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.09%) Software Engineering
2 14 (25.45%) Line Management
2 14 (25.45%) Service Delivery
3 13 (23.64%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (23.64%) Migration
3 13 (23.64%) Performance Analysis
3 13 (23.64%) Presales
3 13 (23.64%) Requirements Analysis
3 13 (23.64%) Technical Architecture
3 13 (23.64%) TOGAF
3 13 (23.64%) Zachman Framework
4 11 (20.00%) ITIL
5 9 (16.36%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (12.73%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (12.73%) High Availability
7 6 (10.91%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (9.09%) E-business
9 4 (7.27%) Data Modelling
9 4 (7.27%) OO
9 4 (7.27%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 24 (43.64%) SQL
2 19 (34.55%) Perl
3 14 (25.45%) Shell Script
4 7 (12.73%) Korn
5 5 (9.09%) Java
6 4 (7.27%) C
6 4 (7.27%) C#
6 4 (7.27%) C++
6 4 (7.27%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.27%) PHP
6 4 (7.27%) PL/SQL
6 4 (7.27%) Ruby
7 3 (5.45%) SPARQL
8 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (45.45%) Degree
2 13 (23.64%) ISEB
3 1 (1.82%) CCNA
3 1 (1.82%) CCSA
3 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.82%) JNCIA
3 1 (1.82%) JNCIS
3 1 (1.82%) MCSA
3 1 (1.82%) MCSE
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (23.64%) Firmware
2 11 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (18.18%) NFS
3 10 (18.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 8 (14.55%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (3.64%) XenApp
7 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.82%) Sendmail
7 1 (1.82%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 23 (41.82%) Oracle ZFS
2 20 (36.36%) Oracle RMAN
3 13 (23.64%) NetBackup
3 13 (23.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 13 (23.64%) Unicenter
4 6 (10.91%) SCCM
4 6 (10.91%) Simpana
5 5 (9.09%) Data Guard
6 3 (5.45%) Oracle Identity Management
7 2 (3.64%) ITRS Geneos
7 2 (3.64%) MAILsweeper
8 1 (1.82%) Control-M
8 1 (1.82%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (1.82%) OMEGAMON
8 1 (1.82%) SCOM
Vendors
1 38 (69.09%) Oracle
2 23 (41.82%) Veritas
3 22 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 21 (38.18%) Sun
5 18 (32.73%) IBM
6 13 (23.64%) CA
7 11 (20.00%) NetApp
8 7 (12.73%) CommVault
8 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
9 6 (10.91%) HP
10 5 (9.09%) Netezza
10 5 (9.09%) VMware
11 4 (7.27%) Cisco
11 4 (7.27%) Citrix
12 2 (3.64%) Finjan
13 1 (1.82%) 3PAR
13 1 (1.82%) Cognos
13 1 (1.82%) EMC
13 1 (1.82%) Proofpoint
13 1 (1.82%) Siebel
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £38000.00 - £58000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: On-call, Bonus, Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Birmingham City University
Salary: £37,685- £40,961 + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago