The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Colchester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 37 28 40
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 3 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 1.32% 1.40% 1.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.16% 4.17% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -43.47%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,250 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +5.35%
Operating Systems Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
95 48 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 41.67% 33.57% 33.67%
Number of salaries quoted 85 36 55
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Solaris
Essex

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 24 April 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) HPUX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) RHCE
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Debian
1 3 (100.00%) Fedora
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Server Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Server Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Linux Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) HPUX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Debian
1 3 (100.00%) Fedora
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) RHCE
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat