The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Dunstable region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 16 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 3 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 5.36% 16.39% 25.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.08% 52.63% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 7
Average salary £34,750 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,150 £45,000 £41,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,350 £50,000 £57,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Operating Systems Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 23.21% 31.15% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 9
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 £27,250 £24,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £57,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Solaris
Bedfordshire

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 25 July 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Dunstable

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 25 July 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%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) UNIX
2 4 (66.67%) Perl
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) AWK
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (50.00%) Data Guard
4 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) AIX
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) Middleware
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) J2EE
5 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (16.67%) Sun

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Solaris Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Trainee
3 1 (16.67%) Backup Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Storage Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Operator
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
1 1 (16.67%) CLARiiON
1 1 (16.67%) Symmetrix
1 1 (16.67%) Celerra
1 1 (16.67%) Symmetrix DMX
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) UNIX
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (16.67%) SUSE
3 1 (16.67%) Debian
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Management
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Product Management
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Perl
2 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (50.00%) AWK
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Korn
4 1 (16.67%) C-shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
1 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (16.67%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Brocade
3 1 (16.67%) Sun
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) StorageTek
3 1 (16.67%) Veritas
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K Base 50 - 60K with oncall / O/T
Posted: 4 days ago