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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank 49 40 47
Rank change year-on-year -9 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 0.35% 0.81% 0.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.43% 5.88% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Median salary £33,500 £46,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.56% +8.82%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% -  

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 Solihull with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Solihull
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 70 34 63
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 24.73% 13.77% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 66 34 43
Median salary £36,000 £34,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +6.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,300 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,750 £44,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Solihull 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 Solihull

Solaris
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for Solaris in Solihull

Solaris
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 25 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Sybase
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) Data Conversion
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Solutions Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Conversion
1 3 (75.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Sybase
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat