The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
Solaris
Manchester

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

Operating Systems Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
15 18 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 20.83% 38.30% 29.06%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 32
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,250 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,300 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Wigan region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

Solaris
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Wigan

Solaris
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan region citing Solaris also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Solaris.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan region citing Solaris also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Solaris. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) System Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft