The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 45 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 0.40% 1.10% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.99% 3.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Solaris
London

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

Operating Systems Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
101 57 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 40.24% 31.49% 24.71%
Number of salaries quoted 94 49 53
Average salary £33,250 £25,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.39% -18.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Solaris
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Croydon

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) FreeBSD
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) OLTP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) VLDB
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) StorageTek
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Croydon 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) OLTP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) VLDB
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) EMC VMAX
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) FreeBSD
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) GlusterFS
1 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) StorageTek
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) VMware