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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 35 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.79% - 1.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.08% - 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £44,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
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 71 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 35.12% 34.80% 37.69%
Number of salaries quoted 56 57 84
Average salary £36,750 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,000
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 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (100.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) AIX
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) EMC
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Replication
3 3 (60.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (60.00%) EMC VNX
3 3 (60.00%) EMC VMAX
3 3 (60.00%) EMC VPLEX
4 2 (40.00%) Data ONTAP
4 2 (40.00%) SnapMirror
4 2 (40.00%) People Management
4 2 (40.00%) Brocade
4 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (40.00%) Analytics
4 2 (40.00%) SRDF
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Symmetrix
5 1 (20.00%) SSH
5 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (20.00%) NFS
5 1 (20.00%) IBM
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) EMC RecoverPoint

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (40.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) SSH
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Storage Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Storage Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX Support
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Replication
2 3 (60.00%) EMC VNX
2 3 (60.00%) EMC VMAX
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) AIX
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (20.00%) Korn
1 1 (20.00%) sed
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) SRDF
2 1 (20.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (20.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (60.00%) EMC VPLEX
2 2 (40.00%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) EMC
1 4 (80.00%) NetApp
2 2 (40.00%) Brocade
3 1 (20.00%) IBM