The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 119 90 120
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +30
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 11 34 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.58% 1.72% 0.058%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.23% 7.16% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 1
Average salary £43,750 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +2.66%
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £46,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+2.71% +6.97%
Solaris
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
494 475 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 26.21% 23.97% 25.35%
Number of salaries quoted 453 405 400
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 29 May 2015.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Bristol

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 15 (93.75%) UNIX
2 11 (68.75%) Linux
3 10 (62.50%) VMware
4 7 (43.75%) CentOS
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle
4 7 (43.75%) Apache
5 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
5 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (31.25%) Windows
6 5 (31.25%) Change Management
6 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
6 5 (31.25%) Nagios
7 4 (25.00%) Back Office
7 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
7 4 (25.00%) AIX
7 4 (25.00%) Perl
7 4 (25.00%) ITIL
7 4 (25.00%) CRM
7 4 (25.00%) Citrix
7 4 (25.00%) Python
7 4 (25.00%) MySQL
7 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
7 4 (25.00%) Puppet
7 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (25.00%) DevOps
7 4 (25.00%) Opsview
7 4 (25.00%) SDLC
7 4 (25.00%) Subversion
7 4 (25.00%) Korn

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 7 (43.75%) Apache
2 4 (25.00%) GlassFish
3 3 (18.75%) Office Communications Server
3 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) VLAN
1 3 (18.75%) WAN
1 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) Wireless
2 2 (12.50%) ATM
2 2 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
3 1 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) MySQL
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (25.00%) Back Office
2 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Administrator
2 8 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 8 (50.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 8 (50.00%) UNIX Systems Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) UNIX Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior UNIX Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) UNIX Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) UNIX Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) HACMP
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
2 1 (6.25%) Grid Computing
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) UNIX
2 11 (68.75%) Linux
3 7 (43.75%) CentOS
4 5 (31.25%) Windows
5 4 (25.00%) AIX
5 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (18.75%) VMS
7 2 (12.50%) Windows Vista
8 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
8 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (6.25%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Change Management
2 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) CRM
2 4 (25.00%) DevOps
2 4 (25.00%) SDLC
3 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
3 3 (18.75%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 2 (12.50%) OOD
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) OO
4 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
5 1 (6.25%) Matrix Management
5 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.25%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (6.25%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
2 4 (25.00%) Perl
2 4 (25.00%) Python
2 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (25.00%) Korn
3 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) RHCE
1 1 (6.25%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (6.25%) Xen
2 1 (6.25%) XenApp
2 1 (6.25%) XenServer
2 1 (6.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
2 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (6.25%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Nagios
2 4 (25.00%) Puppet
2 4 (25.00%) Opsview
3 1 (6.25%) WSUS
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle
3 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
4 4 (25.00%) Citrix
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco
7 1 (6.25%) Sun
7 1 (6.25%) Veritas
7 1 (6.25%) Symantec
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago