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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
England / West Midlands
Rank 190 212 160
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -52
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 12 24 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.40% 1.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.21% 2.06% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 37
Median salary £36,250 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.62% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,000 £44,300
10% offered a salary of more than £54,600 £50,000 £76,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -5.55%

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
994 1163 1253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 21.46% 19.61% 24.68%
Number of salaries quoted 875 978 1070
Median salary £35,000 £36,660 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.52% +7.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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 +10 5 £48,000 +1.05%
Solihull +2 4 £33,500 -27.56%
Coventry +16 2 £46,500 +14.81% 1
Warwickshire +27 1 £32,500 -
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 29 (90.63%) Linux
2 22 (68.75%) Unix
3 16 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 15 (46.88%) Windows
5 14 (43.75%) SQL
6 10 (31.25%) ITIL
7 9 (28.13%) AIX
7 9 (28.13%) HP
7 9 (28.13%) SCCM
7 9 (28.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 8 (25.00%) NetApp
8 8 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 8 (25.00%) Oracle
9 7 (21.88%) Web Services
9 7 (21.88%) SCOM
9 7 (21.88%) Resource Management
9 7 (21.88%) SNMP
9 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
9 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
9 7 (21.88%) SCOrch
10 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
10 6 (18.75%) Project Management
10 6 (18.75%) Finance
10 6 (18.75%) RDBMS
10 6 (18.75%) Sybase
10 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
11 5 (15.63%) Perl
11 5 (15.63%) Apache
11 5 (15.63%) VPN

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 5 (15.63%) Apache
2 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.25%) IIS
3 2 (6.25%) Moodle
3 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.25%) SAS
3 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) IaaS
1 2 (6.25%) Office 365
1 2 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (21.88%) SNMP
3 5 (15.63%) LAN
3 5 (15.63%) VPN
3 5 (15.63%) WAN
4 4 (12.50%) SAN
5 3 (9.38%) BGP
5 3 (9.38%) DNS
5 3 (9.38%) Firewall
5 3 (9.38%) Internet
5 3 (9.38%) Multicast
5 3 (9.38%) OSPF
5 3 (9.38%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (3.13%) HTTP
7 1 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
2 6 (18.75%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.25%) MySQL
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.13%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Marketing
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Back Office
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Front Office
4 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Capacity Manager
1 7 (21.88%) Technical Manager
2 5 (15.63%) Consultant
2 5 (15.63%) Solutions Consultant
2 5 (15.63%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (9.38%) Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Project Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 3 (9.38%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 3 (9.38%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
3 3 (9.38%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) Linux Specialist
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Linux Specialist
4 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Unix Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) Web Services
2 5 (15.63%) jQuery
3 2 (6.25%) CSS
3 2 (6.25%) LAMP
4 1 (3.13%) HTML
4 1 (3.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.25%) NHS
2 2 (6.25%) Replication
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (3.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 29 (90.63%) Linux
2 22 (68.75%) Unix
3 15 (46.88%) Windows
4 9 (28.13%) AIX
4 9 (28.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (6.25%) CentOS
6 2 (6.25%) HPUX
6 2 (6.25%) OpenVMS
7 1 (3.13%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) ITIL
2 7 (21.88%) Resource Management
3 6 (18.75%) Project Management
4 4 (12.50%) Data Conversion
4 4 (12.50%) SOA
5 3 (9.38%) Change Control
5 3 (9.38%) Contingency Planning
5 3 (9.38%) ITIL V3
5 3 (9.38%) PRINCE
5 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
5 3 (9.38%) Service Management
5 3 (9.38%) Workflow
6 2 (6.25%) DevOps
6 2 (6.25%) E-business
6 2 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) SQL
2 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
2 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
3 5 (15.63%) Perl
4 4 (12.50%) Java
5 3 (9.38%) PHP
6 2 (6.25%) C#
6 2 (6.25%) Korn
7 1 (3.13%) Go
7 1 (3.13%) Python
7 1 (3.13%) Ruby
7 1 (3.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
2 5 (15.63%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (9.38%) CCNA
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.38%) Degree
3 3 (9.38%) PMI Certification
3 3 (9.38%) PMP
4 1 (3.13%) MCSE
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (3.13%) SAS Certification
4 1 (3.13%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 4 (12.50%) NFS
3 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) SCCM
2 7 (21.88%) SCOM
2 7 (21.88%) SCOrch
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (3.13%) Simpana
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (28.13%) HP
3 8 (25.00%) NetApp
3 8 (25.00%) Oracle
4 6 (18.75%) Sybase
5 5 (15.63%) Veritas
6 3 (9.38%) Cisco
6 3 (9.38%) F5
6 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
6 3 (9.38%) Netezza
6 3 (9.38%) Sun
7 2 (6.25%) 3PAR
7 2 (6.25%) Cognos
7 2 (6.25%) CommVault
7 2 (6.25%) IBM
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