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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 36 46 37
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 1 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 0.60% 0.40% 2.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.89% 1.52% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
Average salary £60,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
53 66 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 31.93% 26.51% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 42 54 106
Average salary £26,500 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
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 27 March 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 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) NFS
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Smartcard
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) Symmetrix
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) People Management
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Smartcard
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) Symmetrix
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) NFS
1 1 (50.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Sun
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) Brocade