The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chippenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 34 27 14
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -13
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 4 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 2.80% 6.25% 5.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.69% 23.40% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 4
Average salary £41,250 £49,500 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +88.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £34,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £60,000 £27,550
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Solaris
Wiltshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Chippenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
52 47 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 36.36% 26.70% 30.99%
Number of salaries quoted 49 47 20
Average salary £31,000 £34,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.82% -8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

Solaris
Salary Trend in Chippenham

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Chippenham

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Chippenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Chippenham region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Chippenham

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Chippenham 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 16 (100.00%) Linux
1 16 (100.00%) UNIX
1 16 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 15 (93.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (87.50%) Sun
3 14 (87.50%) Shell Script
4 13 (81.25%) SUSE
4 13 (81.25%) Symantec
4 13 (81.25%) HP
4 13 (81.25%) Sun Certification
4 13 (81.25%) SCSA
5 11 (68.75%) RHCA
6 10 (62.50%) VMware
7 9 (56.25%) NetBackup
8 8 (50.00%) SAN
8 8 (50.00%) HPUX
8 8 (50.00%) ITIL
9 7 (43.75%) PRINCE2
9 7 (43.75%) Project Management
9 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
9 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (18.75%) Oracle
11 2 (12.50%) Firmware
11 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
11 2 (12.50%) RHCSA
11 2 (12.50%) High Availability
11 2 (12.50%) QA
11 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
12 1 (6.25%) GlassFish

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Chippenham 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 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) GlassFish
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) UNIX Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Linux Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Support
5 1 (6.25%) UNIX Support
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) UNIX
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (93.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (81.25%) SUSE
4 8 (50.00%) HPUX
5 1 (6.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) PRINCE2
2 7 (43.75%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.25%) Korn
2 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.25%) Perl
2 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) Sun Certification
1 13 (81.25%) SCSA
2 11 (68.75%) RHCA
3 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) RHCSA
4 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) NetBackup
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) Opsview
2 1 (6.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 14 (87.50%) Sun
3 13 (81.25%) HP
3 13 (81.25%) Symantec
4 10 (62.50%) VMware
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle
6 1 (6.25%) Twitter