The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 2.33% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.21% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,160 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.31% +5.88%
Solaris
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

Operating Systems Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
95 40 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 55.23% 32.26% 26.15%
Number of salaries quoted 49 26 17
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +39.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Solaris
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Abingdon

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Solaris also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Solaris.

1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) IPv6
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) OSPF
2 3 (60.00%) BGP
2 3 (60.00%) Apache
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) LAMP
2 3 (60.00%) Debian
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Postfix
2 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) Change Control
2 3 (60.00%) Corosync
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) QA

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Solaris also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Solaris. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) BGP
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) IPv6
1 3 (60.00%) OSPF
1 3 (60.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Unix Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) QA Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) QA Test Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Quality Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Debian
3 2 (40.00%) AIX
3 2 (40.00%) HPUX
3 2 (40.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Change Control
1 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (60.00%) Network Architecture
1 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Corosync
1 3 (60.00%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (40.00%) Sophos