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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 42 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 0.37% - 0.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.11% - 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £52,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,160 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.31% +5.88%
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
90 77 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 33.46% 38.69% 28.77%
Number of salaries quoted 89 60 63
Average salary £42,500 £24,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.08% -26.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 8 February 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%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (50.00%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (50.00%) Data ONTAP
2 1 (50.00%) SnapMirror
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (50.00%) OLTP
2 1 (50.00%) VLDB
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) StorageTek
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (50.00%) SRDF

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) OLTP
1 1 (50.00%) VLDB
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Data ONTAP
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) GlusterFS
1 1 (50.00%) SRDF
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (50.00%) EMC VPLEX
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (50.00%) SnapMirror
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) StorageTek
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas