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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 86 101 87
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -14
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 9 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.72% 0.35% 0.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.57% 1.10% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +46.15%
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £46,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+2.71% +6.97%
Solaris
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
252 453 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 20.27% 31.41% 33.89%
Number of salaries quoted 160 381 280
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Solaris
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Essex

Solaris
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Essex region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood - 8 £45,000 -
Solaris
East of England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 18 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 18 (100.00%) MS Access
1 18 (100.00%) IBM
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 18 (100.00%) Citrix
1 18 (100.00%) SAN
1 18 (100.00%) BMC
1 18 (100.00%) NetApp
1 18 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 18 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle
1 18 (100.00%) MS Office
1 18 (100.00%) UNIX
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) AIX
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
1 18 (100.00%) AS400
1 18 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 18 (100.00%) iSeries
2 16 (88.89%) Finance
2 16 (88.89%) VMware ESX
3 15 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (77.78%) Flash
5 3 (16.67%) HPUX
5 3 (16.67%) Capacity Management
6 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Change Control
6 1 (5.56%) Information Security
6 1 (5.56%) Legal

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Applications
1 18 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 18 (100.00%) MS Office
1 18 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) MS Access
General
1 16 (88.89%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Storage Specialist
2 5 (27.78%) Capacity Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Storage Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Capacity Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 18 (100.00%) AS400
1 18 (100.00%) iSeries
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) UNIX
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) AIX
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.56%) Change Control
3 1 (5.56%) Information Security
3 1 (5.56%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 16 (88.89%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 18 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 18 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) IBM
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 18 (100.00%) Citrix
1 18 (100.00%) BMC
1 18 (100.00%) NetApp
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle