The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank - 73 87
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 0 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes - 1.67% 1.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 8.33% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 6
Median salary - £50,250 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.44% -  

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 216 204 287
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 25.38% 20.04% 24.64%
Number of salaries quoted 135 135 216
Median salary £42,133 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.33% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Solaris
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Solaris in Milton Keynes

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 7 (100.00%) Unix
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) OpenView
2 6 (85.71%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) Financial Institution
2 6 (85.71%) AS400
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) NetBackup
2 6 (85.71%) Backup Exec
2 6 (85.71%) RSA SecurID
2 6 (85.71%) VAX
2 6 (85.71%) VMS
2 6 (85.71%) SLA
2 6 (85.71%) IBM
2 6 (85.71%) Tivoli
2 6 (85.71%) Tivoli NetView
2 6 (85.71%) Netcool
2 6 (85.71%) BMC PATROL
2 6 (85.71%) Control-M
2 6 (85.71%) Remedy
2 6 (85.71%) Veritas
2 6 (85.71%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (85.71%) Wallstreet Suite
2 6 (85.71%) HP SIM
2 6 (85.71%) NetVault Backup
3 4 (57.14%) Hedge funds
4 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) ATM
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
1 6 (85.71%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) AS400
1 6 (85.71%) RSA SecurID
1 6 (85.71%) VAX
2 4 (57.14%) Hedge funds
3 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Unix
2 6 (85.71%) VMS
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Logistics
1 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
1 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
1 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
1 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Backup Exec
1 6 (85.71%) BMC PATROL
1 6 (85.71%) Control-M
1 6 (85.71%) EMC NetWorker
1 6 (85.71%) HP SIM
1 6 (85.71%) NetBackup
1 6 (85.71%) Netcool
1 6 (85.71%) NetVault Backup
1 6 (85.71%) OpenView
1 6 (85.71%) Tivoli
1 6 (85.71%) Tivoli NetView
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) IBM
2 6 (85.71%) Remedy
2 6 (85.71%) Veritas
2 6 (85.71%) Wallstreet Suite
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle