Period
to 25 July 2017

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 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 179 175 131
Rank change year-on-year -4 -44 +1
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 8 37 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.21% 0.77% 1.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.08% 4.31% 6.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 57
Birmingham median annual salary £37,000 £43,412 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.77% -17.31% +21.04%
10th Percentile £35,000 £38,504 £43,700
90th Percentile £54,300 £52,500 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.89% -13.33% +19.32%

Solaris is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 744 858 805
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 19.25% 17.85% 20.66%
Number of salaries quoted 653 689 727
Birmingham median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.32% +1.33%
10th Percentile £25,900 £21,250 £25,400
90th Percentile £54,500 £57,500 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,661
% change year-on-year +2.86% -1.85% +1.89%

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

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solaris in Birmingham over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Solaris in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, 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 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) Unix
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 3 (37.50%) HP
5 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (37.50%) Retail
5 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
5 3 (37.50%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
5 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
6 2 (25.00%) vCenter Server
6 2 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (25.00%) EMC VNX
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (25.00%) Brocade
6 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (25.00%) High Availability
6 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (25.00%) 3PAR
6 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (25.00%) Data Conversion
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (25.00%) jQuery
6 2 (25.00%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (25.00%) Data Protection

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) NAS
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) IMAP
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) LDAP
2 1 (12.50%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (12.50%) S/MIME
2 1 (12.50%) SMTP
2 1 (12.50%) SNMP
2 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Java Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Network Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Support Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Unix Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Unix Support
2 1 (12.50%) Unix Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) jQuery
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) EMC VNX
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) AIX
5 1 (12.50%) CentOS
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (12.50%) SUSE
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
2 2 (25.00%) Data Conversion
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (25.00%) High Availability
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) SOA
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) E-Discovery
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle ZFS
1 2 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (25.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (12.50%) Control-M
2 1 (12.50%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) SCOM
2 1 (12.50%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) HP
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) 3PAR
2 2 (25.00%) Brocade
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) EMC
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) NetApp
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) Sybase
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Proofpoint
3 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
3 1 (12.50%) Sun
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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