The first table below looks at the demand for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 94 123 117
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -6
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 31 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.53% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.34% 0.69% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 2
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £33,000 £68,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,200 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
489 437 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 24.18% 24.13% 23.45%
Number of salaries quoted 417 393 382
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Solaris
South West

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Solaris
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Bristol

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Bristol

Solaris
Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Bristol region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Avonmouth - 1 £33,000 -
Solaris
South West

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 28 (90.32%) Linux
2 15 (48.39%) Windows
3 14 (45.16%) Python
3 14 (45.16%) iSCSI
3 14 (45.16%) Bash Shell
3 14 (45.16%) Fibre Channel
4 13 (41.94%) Open Source
4 13 (41.94%) VMware
5 12 (38.71%) Identity Management
5 12 (38.71%) LDAP
5 12 (38.71%) Configuration Management
6 11 (35.48%) UNIX
7 10 (32.26%) NFS
7 10 (32.26%) Samba
8 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (25.81%) SIGTRAN
9 8 (25.81%) Erlang
9 8 (25.81%) Xen
9 8 (25.81%) Degree
9 8 (25.81%) Telecoms
9 8 (25.81%) LAMP
9 8 (25.81%) SS7
9 8 (25.81%) Mac OS X
9 8 (25.81%) Bcfg2
10 7 (22.58%) ITIL
11 6 (19.35%) SAN
11 6 (19.35%) 4G
12 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
12 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2005

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 4 (12.90%) Apache
2 3 (9.68%) IIS
3 2 (6.45%) GlassFish
3 2 (6.45%) Zimbra
3 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle 10gAS
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (6.45%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 14 (45.16%) iSCSI
1 14 (45.16%) Fibre Channel
2 12 (38.71%) LDAP
3 8 (25.81%) SIGTRAN
3 8 (25.81%) SS7
4 6 (19.35%) SAN
4 6 (19.35%) 4G
5 2 (6.45%) LTE
5 2 (6.45%) IMAP
5 2 (6.45%) SSH
5 2 (6.45%) Firewall
5 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.45%) VPN
5 2 (6.45%) GPRS
5 2 (6.45%) GSM
5 2 (6.45%) LAN
5 2 (6.45%) Packet Switching
5 2 (6.45%) SMS
5 2 (6.45%) UMTS
5 2 (6.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (12.90%) MySQL
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (6.45%) MS Access
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (6.45%) JDeveloper
General
1 8 (25.81%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) IT Support Specialist
1 8 (25.81%) Support Specialist
1 8 (25.81%) IT Support
2 7 (22.58%) Administrator
3 6 (19.35%) Senior Test Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Test Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 4 (12.90%) Senior IT Support
6 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Support Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
6 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
7 2 (6.45%) DBA
8 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Technical Support
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) LAMP
2 3 (9.68%) HTML
2 3 (9.68%) .NET
2 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
2 3 (9.68%) CSS
2 3 (9.68%) Ext JS
2 3 (9.68%) jQuery
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Streams
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (6.45%) Middleware
3 2 (6.45%) SOAP
4 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Open Source
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 28 (90.32%) Linux
2 15 (48.39%) Windows
3 11 (35.48%) UNIX
4 8 (25.81%) Mac OS X
5 3 (9.68%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.45%) Ubuntu
6 2 (6.45%) Debian
6 2 (6.45%) HPUX
7 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Identity Management
1 12 (38.71%) Configuration Management
2 7 (22.58%) ITIL
3 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
4 3 (9.68%) MVC
5 2 (6.45%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (6.45%) BPEL
5 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.45%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) Python
1 14 (45.16%) Bash Shell
2 8 (25.81%) Erlang
3 4 (12.90%) Shell Script
4 3 (9.68%) C#
4 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.45%) Perl
5 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) CCNA
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.23%) RHCE
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) NFS
1 10 (32.26%) Samba
2 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (25.81%) Xen
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
5 1 (3.23%) Squid
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) Bcfg2
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (6.45%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (6.45%) OpenView
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (3.23%) Cobbler
3 1 (3.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) VMware
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
2 4 (12.90%) HP
3 2 (6.45%) Opsware
3 2 (6.45%) Scalix
3 2 (6.45%) SAP
3 2 (6.45%) Micro Focus
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco
3 2 (6.45%) IBM
3 2 (6.45%) BMC
4 1 (3.23%) NetApp
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago