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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 44 18 22
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +4
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 6 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 2.75% 8.33% 5.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.52% 36.84% 14.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 7
Average salary £38,000 £60,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% +150.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
92 19 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 42.20% 22.62% 41.32%
Number of salaries quoted 91 18 47
Average salary £31,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.05% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,850 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,500 £60,000
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 21 November 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 10 (90.91%) Linux
3 9 (81.82%) ITIL
3 9 (81.82%) SAN
4 8 (72.73%) HP
4 8 (72.73%) Red Hat
4 8 (72.73%) SUSE
4 8 (72.73%) NetBackup
4 8 (72.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (63.64%) VMware
6 6 (54.55%) SCSA
6 6 (54.55%) RHCA
6 6 (54.55%) Sun Certification
6 6 (54.55%) Shell Script
6 6 (54.55%) Symantec
6 6 (54.55%) Sun
6 6 (54.55%) HPUX
7 5 (45.45%) Oracle
7 5 (45.45%) Project Management
8 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
8 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (27.27%) Windows
9 3 (27.27%) SQL
9 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
10 2 (18.18%) Legato
10 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
10 2 (18.18%) EMC

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) UNIX Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) Server Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Linux Support
3 2 (18.18%) UNIX Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Services Manager
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX Support
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) UNIX
2 10 (90.91%) Linux
3 8 (72.73%) SUSE
3 8 (72.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (54.55%) HPUX
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (9.09%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
4 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 2 (18.18%) Process Management
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
6 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Shell Script
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Sun Certification
1 6 (54.55%) SCSA
1 6 (54.55%) RHCA
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
1 2 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) NetBackup
2 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
2 2 (18.18%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (18.18%) Legato
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) HP
1 8 (72.73%) Red Hat
2 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 6 (54.55%) Symantec
3 6 (54.55%) Sun
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) EMC
6 2 (18.18%) CommVault
6 2 (18.18%) NetApp
6 2 (18.18%) Veritas
6 2 (18.18%) 3PAR
7 1 (9.09%) Citrix
7 1 (9.09%) IBM