Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 91 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 - +89
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 1 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.099% 1.07% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.43% 3.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 0
Merseyside median annual salary £30,000 £51,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.18% - -
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 Merseyside with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 234 402 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 23.26% 30.83% 26.44%
Number of salaries quoted 159 251 160
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.52% -3.57%
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,750 £21,725
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £51,600
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Merseyside

Solaris
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Solaris in Merseyside

Solaris
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
St Helens - 1 £30,000 -
Solaris
North West

For the 6 months to 21 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) VMware