The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - 63 79
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 0 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 2.41% 1.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 14.29% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 24 14
Average salary - £46,500 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.05%
UK excluding London average salary £42,160 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.31% +5.88%
Solaris
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
217 168 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 27.36% 16.87% 27.65%
Number of salaries quoted 194 157 270
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Solaris
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 23 (95.83%) Linux
2 21 (87.50%) Oracle
2 21 (87.50%) Unix
3 20 (83.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 20 (83.33%) Oracle Database
4 19 (79.17%) Bash Shell
4 19 (79.17%) Data Guard
4 19 (79.17%) Oracle RMAN
4 19 (79.17%) Oracle RAC
4 19 (79.17%) Perl
5 18 (75.00%) Shell Script
5 18 (75.00%) AWK
5 18 (75.00%) C-shell
5 18 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
6 17 (70.83%) Capacity Planning
6 17 (70.83%) Korn
6 17 (70.83%) Configuration Management
6 17 (70.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 17 (70.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 12 (50.00%) Banking
7 12 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
7 12 (50.00%) Finance
7 12 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 11 (45.83%) Degree
9 7 (29.17%) Oracle9i Database
10 6 (25.00%) RDBMS
10 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
11 4 (16.67%) ITIL
12 3 (12.50%) VMware
12 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 12 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) MPLS
2 1 (4.17%) DHCP
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) NAS
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (83.33%) Oracle Database
1 20 (83.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (29.17%) Oracle9i Database
3 6 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 12 (50.00%) Banking
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Administrator
2 19 (79.17%) Unix Administrator
3 9 (37.50%) Solaris Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior IT Support
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Applications Support
6 1 (4.17%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Virtualisation Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) J2EE
2 1 (4.17%) Middleware
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 23 (95.83%) Linux
2 21 (87.50%) Unix
3 1 (4.17%) AIX
3 1 (4.17%) Debian
3 1 (4.17%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (70.83%) Capacity Planning
2 17 (70.83%) Configuration Management
3 12 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (8.33%) High Availability
6 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.17%) Network Architecture
6 1 (4.17%) Project Management
6 1 (4.17%) Service Management
6 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.17%) Time Management
6 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) Bash Shell
1 19 (79.17%) Perl
2 18 (75.00%) AWK
2 18 (75.00%) C-shell
2 18 (75.00%) Shell Script
3 17 (70.83%) Korn
4 2 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.17%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) CCNA
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (70.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (79.17%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.17%) NFS
4 1 (4.17%) Samba
Systems Management
1 19 (79.17%) Data Guard
1 19 (79.17%) Oracle RMAN
2 17 (70.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.17%) Axway
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
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