Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Solaris skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Solaris over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 188 174
Rank change year-on-year +12 -14 -37
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 6 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.16% 0.48% 0.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.84% 2.71% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 9
Birmingham median annual salary £40,250 £48,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.15% -8.57% -
10th Percentile £37,000 £35,350 £35,250
90th Percentile £42,250 £53,975 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -17.89% - -

Solaris is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 713 774 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 19.47% 17.77% 21.28%
Number of salaries quoted 617 624 685
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,280 £22,200
90th Percentile £58,750 £62,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Solaris as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Birmingham

Solaris
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Solaris in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) AIX
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) SLA
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Applications Specialist
1 6 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 6 (100.00%) Applications Support Specialist
1 6 (100.00%) Support Specialist
1 6 (100.00%) Unix Specialist
1 6 (100.00%) Unix Support
1 6 (100.00%) Unix Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) AIX
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle