The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 2 8 13
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 5 33 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 25.00% 31.73% 10.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.50% 73.33% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 18 2
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +29.49%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
Solaris
Bedfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 45 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 40.00% 43.27% 28.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4 30 13
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,900 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

The demand trend of job ads across the Dunstable region citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

Solaris
Salary Trend in Dunstable

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Dunstable

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT jobs citing Solaris also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dunstable region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 27 (100.00%) Oracle
1 27 (100.00%) Unix
2 24 (88.89%) Perl
3 20 (74.07%) Cisco
3 20 (74.07%) Linux
3 20 (74.07%) VMware
4 17 (62.96%) Oracle Database
5 15 (55.56%) Data Security
5 15 (55.56%) Telecoms
5 15 (55.56%) Citrix
5 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
6 12 (44.44%) Banking
6 12 (44.44%) TOGAF
6 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (44.44%) PowerShell
6 12 (44.44%) SaaS
6 12 (44.44%) Presales
7 10 (37.04%) Shell Script
7 10 (37.04%) C-shell
8 9 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (25.93%) Fintech
9 7 (25.93%) Oracle RAC
9 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
10 6 (22.22%) Finance
11 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
11 5 (18.52%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (18.52%) High Availability
11 5 (18.52%) Oracle ZFS
11 5 (18.52%) SSH
11 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database 11g

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Application Server
Cloud Services
1 12 (44.44%) SaaS
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) DNS
1 5 (18.52%) LDAP
1 5 (18.52%) SSH
1 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (62.96%) Oracle Database
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (14.81%) Oracle9i Database
3 4 (14.81%) RDBMS
3 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
General
1 15 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 12 (44.44%) Banking
3 6 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Architect
2 13 (48.15%) Technical Architect
3 12 (44.44%) Oracle Architect
4 11 (40.74%) Consultant
4 11 (40.74%) Oracle Consultant
4 11 (40.74%) Oracle Technical Architect
5 10 (37.04%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 10 (37.04%) Technical Consultant
6 7 (25.93%) Senior Unix Engineer
6 7 (25.93%) Unix Engineer
7 6 (22.22%) Administrator
7 6 (22.22%) Solaris Consultant
7 6 (22.22%) Unix Architect
7 6 (22.22%) Unix Consultant
8 5 (18.52%) Solaris Administrator
9 4 (14.81%) Unix Administrator
10 2 (7.41%) Technical Administrator
11 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
11 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 1 (3.70%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Middleware
1 2 (7.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Unix
2 20 (74.07%) Linux
3 3 (11.11%) Windows
4 2 (7.41%) AIX
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Data Security
2 12 (44.44%) Presales
2 12 (44.44%) TOGAF
3 9 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
5 5 (18.52%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (18.52%) High Availability
6 2 (7.41%) Operations Management
6 2 (7.41%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) Perl
2 12 (44.44%) PowerShell
3 10 (37.04%) C-shell
3 10 (37.04%) Shell Script
4 5 (18.52%) AWK
4 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
4 5 (18.52%) Bourne shell
4 5 (18.52%) Korn
4 5 (18.52%) Python
5 2 (7.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
3 5 (18.52%) VMware ESX
3 5 (18.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Data Guard
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Oracle
2 20 (74.07%) Cisco
2 20 (74.07%) VMware
3 15 (55.56%) Citrix
3 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (18.52%) HP
4 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
4 5 (18.52%) Sun
5 1 (3.70%) EMC