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

Sun Microsystems Solaris
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 69 71
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 10 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.31% 0.71% 1.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.38% 3.65% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 9
Median salary £50,000 £41,000 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.95% -29.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,600 £54,300
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,900 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,250 £46,500
% change year-on-year -2.64% +1.61%  

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 186 137 209
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 24.35% 19.57% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 154 115 180
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.84% -2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Solaris in Coventry

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 12 (100.00%) Unix
1 12 (100.00%) NetApp
2 11 (91.67%) Linux
3 9 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 9 (75.00%) SAN
4 4 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle ZFS
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 4 (33.33%) Veritas
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) VMware
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) IBM
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 3 (25.00%) Service Management
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
5 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (25.00%) Change Control
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (25.00%) SCCM
5 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
6 2 (16.67%) Internet
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle
7 1 (8.33%) Web Services
7 1 (8.33%) SQL

Solaris
Co-occurring 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 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Technical Specialist
2 6 (50.00%) Linux Specialist
2 6 (50.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 6 (50.00%) Senior Linux Specialist
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
4 3 (25.00%) SCCM Specialist
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Storage Specialist
4 3 (25.00%) Storage Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Solaris Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Unix Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Unix Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Unix
2 11 (91.67%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (25.00%) Change Control
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
1 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
1 3 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (8.33%) E-business
2 1 (8.33%) High Availability
2 1 (8.33%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) Korn
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 4 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (8.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle ZFS
2 3 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (8.33%) Data Guard
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (8.33%) Simpana
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) NetApp
2 9 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (33.33%) IBM
3 4 (33.33%) Veritas
3 4 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix
5 1 (8.33%) CommVault
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) Netezza
5 1 (8.33%) Sun
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