The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
England / East Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 167 175
Rank change year-on-year +17 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 5 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.19% 0.31% 0.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.94% 1.12% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 10
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £27,800 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £43,400 £52,500 £40,500
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 the East Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 534 892 813
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 19.98% 27.56% 21.69%
Number of salaries quoted 468 758 660
Median salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.28% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Solaris
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Solaris in the East Midlands

Solaris
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solaris in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Solaris in the East Midlands

Solaris
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -4 3 £37,500 -6.25%
Leicestershire - 2 £39,250 -
Solaris
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 6 (100.00%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (66.67%) Data Guard
3 4 (66.67%) AIX
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
4 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) OCP
4 3 (50.00%) OCA
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (33.33%) SAN
5 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (33.33%) IT Governance
5 2 (33.33%) CMDB
5 2 (33.33%) IBM
5 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (33.33%) Software Audit
5 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (16.67%) High Availability

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) DBA
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Junior DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Oracle DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Oracle DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) AIX
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (33.33%) IT Governance
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Software Audit
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) OCA
1 3 (50.00%) OCP
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Data Guard
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
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Applause IT Ltd
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Posted: 10 days ago