The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - 92 71
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.13% 0.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.47% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,820 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.06% +5.88%
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 Dorset region.

Operating Systems Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
286 214 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 34.88% 28.38% 35.53%
Number of salaries quoted 226 203 176
Average salary £30,250 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,550 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Solaris
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Dorset