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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 42 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -4
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 6 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 2.53% 8.05% 11.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.19% 25.93% 28.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 14
Average salary £37,250 £60,000 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.91% +142.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £59,000 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £60,000 £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
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
97 27 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 40.93% 31.03% 40.63%
Number of salaries quoted 93 26 50
Average salary £28,250 £42,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.52% +57.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) UNIX
2 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 8 (72.73%) SAN
3 7 (63.64%) Oracle
3 7 (63.64%) Linux
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) Windows
4 6 (54.55%) VMware
5 5 (45.45%) NetBackup
5 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
5 5 (45.45%) SUSE
5 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (45.45%) HP
5 5 (45.45%) Project Management
6 4 (36.36%) Sun Certification
6 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 4 (36.36%) Sun
6 4 (36.36%) HPUX
6 4 (36.36%) SCSA
6 4 (36.36%) RHCA
7 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
7 3 (27.27%) Symantec
7 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (27.27%) COBIT
7 3 (27.27%) Time Management
7 3 (27.27%) IBM
7 3 (27.27%) Active Directory

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) SAN
2 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) UNIX Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Services Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Service Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Manager
3 2 (18.18%) UNIX Server Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Server Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) AS400
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) UNIX
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) Windows
4 5 (45.45%) SUSE
4 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (36.36%) HPUX
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (27.27%) AIX
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
3 3 (27.27%) Time Management
4 2 (18.18%) Line Management
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) Process Management
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
3 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Sun Certification
1 4 (36.36%) SCSA
1 4 (36.36%) RHCA
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) COBIT
2 2 (18.18%) QA
2 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) NetBackup
2 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
2 2 (18.18%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (18.18%) Legato
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) HP
3 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
4 4 (36.36%) Sun
5 3 (27.27%) IBM
5 3 (27.27%) Citrix
5 3 (27.27%) Symantec
6 2 (18.18%) EMC
6 2 (18.18%) 3PAR
6 2 (18.18%) CommVault
6 2 (18.18%) NetApp
6 2 (18.18%) Veritas