The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 97 89 76
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 14 4 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.17% 0.41% 2.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.47% 1.59% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 19
Median salary £44,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.36% -
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.60% -4.44%
Solaris
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
403 252 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 33.72% 25.87% 32.11%
Number of salaries quoted 344 210 305
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Solaris
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Solaris
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Filton - 10 £44,000 -
Gloucester -2 4 £50,000 -
Solaris
South West

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT jobs citing Solaris also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (96.30%) VMware
3 21 (77.78%) NetBackup
3 21 (77.78%) Cisco
3 21 (77.78%) HP
3 21 (77.78%) SAN
3 21 (77.78%) CheckPoint
4 19 (70.37%) Firewall
5 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (66.67%) Replication
5 18 (66.67%) PRINCE
5 18 (66.67%) Sun
5 18 (66.67%) Project Management
5 18 (66.67%) Intel
5 18 (66.67%) ITIL
5 18 (66.67%) Incident Management
5 18 (66.67%) ProCurve
5 18 (66.67%) ITIL V3
5 18 (66.67%) NetScaler
5 18 (66.67%) Data Centre
5 18 (66.67%) Driving Licence
6 8 (29.63%) DV Cleared
6 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
7 7 (25.93%) Unix
7 7 (25.93%) Windows
8 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (18.52%) Oracle
10 4 (14.81%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (14.81%) HTTP
10 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 21 (77.78%) SAN
2 19 (70.37%) Firewall
3 18 (66.67%) NetScaler
4 4 (14.81%) HTTP
4 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
5 3 (11.11%) FTP
5 3 (11.11%) NAS
6 1 (3.70%) DNS
6 1 (3.70%) Internet
6 1 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (3.70%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Network Engineer
2 12 (44.44%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Support
3 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
3 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Support Team Leader
3 5 (18.52%) Team Leader
4 4 (14.81%) Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Firewall Support
5 3 (11.11%) ArcSight Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Storage Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Support
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 18 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 18 (66.67%) Driving Licence
1 18 (66.67%) Replication
2 3 (11.11%) Celerra
2 3 (11.11%) CLARiiON
2 3 (11.11%) EMC VNX
2 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (11.11%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) Unix
2 7 (25.93%) Windows
3 3 (11.11%) Data ONTAP
3 3 (11.11%) Windows 2000
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 18 (66.67%) ITIL
1 18 (66.67%) ITIL V3
1 18 (66.67%) PRINCE
1 18 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (14.81%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (11.11%) Content Development
3 3 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (11.11%) Information Assurance
3 3 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (11.11%) Logistics
3 3 (11.11%) Security Operations
3 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 3 (11.11%) SIEM
3 3 (11.11%) Storage Virtualisation
4 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.70%) Malware Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.70%) PHP
3 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) DV Cleared
1 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) GPG13
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 3 (11.11%) NFS
3 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (77.78%) NetBackup
2 3 (11.11%) ArcSight ESM
2 3 (11.11%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (11.11%) SnapMirror
2 3 (11.11%) SnapVault
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (7.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (96.30%) VMware
2 21 (77.78%) CheckPoint
2 21 (77.78%) Cisco
2 21 (77.78%) HP
3 18 (66.67%) Intel
3 18 (66.67%) ProCurve
3 18 (66.67%) Sun
4 5 (18.52%) Oracle
5 3 (11.11%) 3PAR
5 3 (11.11%) ArcSight
5 3 (11.11%) Brocade
5 3 (11.11%) Crossbeam
5 3 (11.11%) EMC
5 3 (11.11%) F5
5 3 (11.11%) Isilon
5 3 (11.11%) Juniper
5 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 3 (11.11%) NetApp
5 3 (11.11%) Palo Alto
5 3 (11.11%) Splunk