The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 13 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 6 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 10.17% 6.00% 9.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.29% 37.50% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 4
Average salary £34,750 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.77% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
17 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 28.81% 16.00% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 5
Average salary £37,000 £29,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.58% -38.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £22,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £47,500 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Dunstable region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Dunstable

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Dunstable region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Dunstable

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Perl
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
1 5 (83.33%) Shell Script
1 5 (83.33%) AWK
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 4 (66.67%) C-shell
2 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 4 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (66.67%) Korn
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (66.67%) Data Guard
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle9i Database
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Brocade
4 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) CLARiiON
4 1 (16.67%) Symmetrix

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle9i Database
1 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Solaris Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Trainee
3 1 (16.67%) Storage Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Operator
3 1 (16.67%) Backup Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) CLARiiON
1 1 (16.67%) Symmetrix
1 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
1 1 (16.67%) Symmetrix DMX
1 1 (16.67%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Product Management
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Perl
1 5 (83.33%) Shell Script
1 5 (83.33%) AWK
2 4 (66.67%) C-shell
2 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 4 (66.67%) Korn
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (16.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (16.67%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Data Guard
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Brocade
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Sun
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp
2 1 (16.67%) StorageTek
2 1 (16.67%) Veritas
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K Base 50 - 60K with oncall / O/T
Posted: 4 days ago