The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - 45 -
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire - 0.40% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Solaris
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
54 53 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 20.93% 20.95% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 53 48 43
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,600 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Solaris
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Solaris
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) XSLT
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Informatics
3 1 (25.00%) SQL

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Senior UNIX Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Field Service Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) VMware