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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 28 34 19
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 10 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 6.37% 6.28% 2.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.54% 31.58% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 3
Average salary £37,500 £43,250 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.29% +66.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £27,700 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £50,000 £26,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,164 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.25% -4.08%
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
57 38 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 36.31% 19.90% 35.58%
Number of salaries quoted 55 36 31
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £49,700
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 27 February 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%) UNIX
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
1 16 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 16 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 15 (93.75%) SUSE
2 15 (93.75%) Shell Script
2 15 (93.75%) Symantec
2 15 (93.75%) HP
3 14 (87.50%) Sun
4 13 (81.25%) SCSA
4 13 (81.25%) Sun Certification
5 12 (75.00%) RHCA
6 11 (68.75%) VMware
6 11 (68.75%) NetBackup
7 10 (62.50%) SAN
7 10 (62.50%) ITIL
8 9 (56.25%) HPUX
9 8 (50.00%) PRINCE2
9 8 (50.00%) Project Management
9 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
11 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
11 2 (12.50%) Oracle
11 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
12 1 (6.25%) Firmware
12 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
12 1 (6.25%) High Availability
12 1 (6.25%) Twitter
12 1 (6.25%) QA

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) SAN
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) UNIX Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Support
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) UNIX Support
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) UNIX
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
1 16 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 15 (93.75%) SUSE
3 9 (56.25%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) ITIL
2 8 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) Sun Certification
1 13 (81.25%) SCSA
2 12 (75.00%) RHCA
3 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (68.75%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 15 (93.75%) Symantec
2 15 (93.75%) HP
3 14 (87.50%) Sun
4 11 (68.75%) VMware
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle
6 1 (6.25%) Twitter