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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 57 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.25% 1.04% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.91% 3.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £38,000 £31,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.68% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
110 112 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 27.03% 29.09% 33.88%
Number of salaries quoted 82 96 114
Average salary £29,500 £25,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.00% -31.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £14,500 £19,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Devon region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +9 1 £38,000 +19.68%
Solaris
South West

Solaris
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) SCSA
1 1 (100.00%) RHCA
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SCSA
1 1 (100.00%) RHCA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) VMware