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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 36 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 3 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.56% - 3.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.08% - 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 9
Average salary £44,000 - £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +8.23%
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
59 76 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 30.73% 29.69% 38.14%
Number of salaries quoted 54 61 98
Average salary £25,500 £29,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.55% -28.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,850 £60,000 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) AIX
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Replication
3 2 (50.00%) Brocade
3 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (50.00%) Analytics
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (50.00%) People Management
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Symmetrix
4 1 (25.00%) SSH
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) NFS
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) sed
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) NAS
4 1 (25.00%) SRDF
4 1 (25.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Korn

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) SSH
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Storage Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Replication
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (25.00%) Symmetrix
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) AIX
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (50.00%) People Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (25.00%) sed
1 1 (25.00%) Korn
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) NFS
1 1 (25.00%) SRDF
1 1 (25.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) NetApp
1 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) Brocade
3 1 (25.00%) IBM