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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 48 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 1.00% - 1.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.92% - 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £43,596 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
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
61 41 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 20.40% 15.41% 18.80%
Number of salaries quoted 58 35 42
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,596 £41,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redditch - 3 £43,596 -
Solaris
West Midlands

Solaris
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 31 July 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