The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for Solaris skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 63 75 47
Rank change year-on-year +12 -28  
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 2 6 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.36% 0.76% 3.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.77% 3.57% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 5
Median salary £46,500 £38,000 £100,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.36% -62.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% -  

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 Coventry with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 113 168 191
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 20.40% 21.32% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 103 138 157
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing Solaris as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Coventry

Solaris
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Solaris in Coventry

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solaris in Coventry over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Solaris in Coventry

Solaris
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) NetApp
1 4 (100.00%) Veritas
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle ZFS
1 4 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) NFS
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) E-business
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) Sun
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) CommVault
3 2 (50.00%) Netezza
3 2 (50.00%) Korn
3 2 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Simpana
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Linux Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Linux Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Unix Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Unix Technical Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Unix Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Korn
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (50.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (25.00%) Simpana
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) NetApp
1 4 (100.00%) Veritas
2 2 (50.00%) CommVault
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Netezza
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Sun
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft