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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - - 89
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex - - 0.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
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
399 202 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 31.79% 23.57% 40.96%
Number of salaries quoted 357 187 396
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 23 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Check_MK
2 1 (50.00%) Rsyslog

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Check_MK
1 1 (50.00%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat