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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - 15 22
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan - 3.23% 3.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 7.69% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
22 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 26.19% 41.94% 39.39%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 25
Average salary £42,500 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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