The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - 37 29
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester - 1.27% 1.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 2.97% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
Solaris
Essex

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

Operating Systems Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
30 101 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 15.54% 42.80% 34.03%
Number of salaries quoted 28 93 37
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £39,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,700 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% -2.13%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Solaris
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Colchester

Solaris
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) RHCE
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Fedora
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Server Support
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Server Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Support
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Server Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Fedora
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) RHCE
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat