The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 60 47 40
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -7
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.28% 0.31% 1.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.06% 1.23% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £30,000 - £27,127
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+3.26% +6.97%
Solaris
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
94 81 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 26.11% 25.47% 28.11%
Number of salaries quoted 72 70 75
Average salary £28,500 £23,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.91% -16.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Solaris
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Devon

Solaris
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Sun
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Sun Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) HPUX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) SUSE
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (66.67%) SCSA
2 2 (66.67%) RHCA
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Change Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) HPUX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) SUSE
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Sun Certification
1 2 (66.67%) SCSA
1 2 (66.67%) RHCA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec
1 2 (66.67%) Sun
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) VMware