The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 94 118 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.093% 0.14% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.31% 0.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
Solaris
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
323 387 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 29.91% 26.27% 25.38%
Number of salaries quoted 286 351 226
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Solaris
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Solaris Salary Trend in East Sussex

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 3 (100.00%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Nagios
2 2 (66.67%) Back Office
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Korn
2 2 (66.67%) GlassFish
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Opsview
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) CITP
3 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Windows

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 3 (100.00%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) GlassFish
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) PBX
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (66.67%) Back Office
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX Systems Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) SUSE
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) Korn
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CITP
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Nagios
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) Opsview
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Business Objects
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Sun
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix