Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 293 259 212
Rank change year-on-year -34 -47 +42
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 2 29 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.025% 0.39% 0.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.11% 1.79% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 28 21
Manchester median annual salary £57,500 £51,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.75% +20.00% +2.58%
10th Percentile £44,750 £33,475 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,250 £56,311 £71,250
North West median annual salary £44,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -12.00% +17.65% -

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 Manchester with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1793 1620 1766
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 22.54% 22.00% 23.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1531 1461 1422
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £55,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Manchester

Solaris
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Solaris in Manchester

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solaris in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Solaris in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Cobbler
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) OLTP
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Debian
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cobbler
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) VMware