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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 11 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 9 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 15.00% - 7.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.94% - 58.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 7
Average salary £19,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +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 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 28.33% 9.68% 13.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 12
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £25,250 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £49,250 £40,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 10 (90.91%) Oracle
2 8 (72.73%) Perl
2 8 (72.73%) UNIX
2 8 (72.73%) Shell Script
2 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) AWK
2 8 (72.73%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (63.64%) Relational Database
3 7 (63.64%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (63.64%) C-shell
3 7 (63.64%) Bash Shell
3 7 (63.64%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (63.64%) Korn
3 7 (63.64%) Data Guard
3 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database
3 7 (63.64%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
3 7 (63.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (63.64%) Oracle9i Database
3 7 (63.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 7 (63.64%) RDBMS
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) Mainframe
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
6 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
6 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
6 1 (9.09%) VMware

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 3 (27.27%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) Relational Database
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle9i Database
1 7 (63.64%) RDBMS
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Administrator
2 5 (45.45%) UNIX Administrator
3 3 (27.27%) Trainee
4 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Solaris Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Trainee Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Storage Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Computer Operator
5 1 (9.09%) Backup Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Mainframe
2 1 (9.09%) CLARiiON
2 1 (9.09%) Symmetrix
2 1 (9.09%) Celerra
2 1 (9.09%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) UNIX
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (63.64%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Operations Management
3 1 (9.09%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Perl
1 8 (72.73%) Shell Script
1 8 (72.73%) AWK
2 7 (63.64%) C-shell
2 7 (63.64%) Bash Shell
2 7 (63.64%) Korn
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle RAC
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (9.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (9.09%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) Data Guard
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Symantec
2 1 (9.09%) Sun
2 1 (9.09%) EMC
2 1 (9.09%) NetApp
2 1 (9.09%) StorageTek
2 1 (9.09%) Veritas
2 1 (9.09%) Brocade