The first table below looks at the demand for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 61 38 54
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +16
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 30 68 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.33% 7.08% 4.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.64% 18.38% 14.87%
Number of salaries quoted 30 61 32
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,250 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +5.35%
Operating Systems Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
282 370 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 31.33% 38.50% 29.12%
Number of salaries quoted 259 295 274
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Solaris
South West

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Solaris
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -14 9 £39,000 -22.00%
Gloucester +8 3 £30,000 -13.04%
Solaris
South West

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 58 (100.00%) Linux
2 47 (81.03%) HPUX
2 47 (81.03%) Security Cleared
3 42 (72.41%) DV Cleared
4 39 (67.24%) C++
5 36 (62.07%) Citrix
6 32 (55.17%) Java
6 32 (55.17%) C#
6 32 (55.17%) UNIX
7 31 (53.45%) Windows
7 31 (53.45%) Perl
8 29 (50.00%) ITIL
9 28 (48.28%) SAN
10 27 (46.55%) Software Engineering
11 26 (44.83%) MySQL
11 26 (44.83%) Apache
12 25 (43.10%) HP
12 25 (43.10%) NetBackup
13 23 (39.66%) VMware
13 23 (39.66%) Veritas
14 22 (37.93%) Shell Script
15 20 (34.48%) Symantec
15 20 (34.48%) NetApp
16 19 (32.76%) SC Cleared
17 18 (31.03%) User Acceptance Testing
17 18 (31.03%) Brocade
17 18 (31.03%) Web Development
17 18 (31.03%) vSphere
17 18 (31.03%) Software Architecture
17 18 (31.03%) VMware ESX

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 26 (44.83%) Apache
2 18 (31.03%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 28 (48.28%) SAN
2 18 (31.03%) DHCP
3 8 (13.79%) Firewall
3 8 (13.79%) LDAP
3 8 (13.79%) HTTP
3 8 (13.79%) Kerberos
3 8 (13.79%) SNMP
3 8 (13.79%) TCP/IP
4 7 (12.07%) SMTP
4 7 (12.07%) Ethernet
5 5 (8.62%) NAS
6 1 (1.72%) MRTG
6 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (44.83%) MySQL
2 8 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
General
1 18 (31.03%) Military
Job Titles
1 18 (31.03%) Consultant
2 15 (25.86%) Technical Consultant
3 9 (15.52%) Software Engineer
3 9 (15.52%) Systems Engineer
3 9 (15.52%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (12.07%) UNIX Engineer
4 7 (12.07%) Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (8.62%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (8.62%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (8.62%) Administrator
5 5 (8.62%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Storage Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (1.72%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (31.03%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.41%) Computer Science
2 8 (13.79%) Open Source
3 6 (10.34%) Clustering
4 5 (8.62%) Derivative
5 3 (5.17%) CMDB
6 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 58 (100.00%) Linux
2 47 (81.03%) HPUX
3 32 (55.17%) UNIX
4 31 (53.45%) Windows
5 8 (13.79%) AIX
6 7 (12.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (50.00%) ITIL
2 27 (46.55%) Software Engineering
3 18 (31.03%) User Acceptance Testing
3 18 (31.03%) Web Development
3 18 (31.03%) Software Architecture
4 8 (13.79%) Unit Testing
4 8 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (13.79%) TDD
5 7 (12.07%) Software Deployment
6 6 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (6.90%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (5.17%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.17%) IT Governance
9 1 (1.72%) Waterfall
9 1 (1.72%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.72%) Change Management
9 1 (1.72%) Scrum
9 1 (1.72%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 39 (67.24%) C++
2 32 (55.17%) Java
2 32 (55.17%) C#
3 31 (53.45%) Perl
4 22 (37.93%) Shell Script
5 18 (31.03%) SQL
5 18 (31.03%) VB
5 18 (31.03%) JavaScript
6 8 (13.79%) C
6 8 (13.79%) Python
7 5 (8.62%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.72%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 47 (81.03%) Security Cleared
2 42 (72.41%) DV Cleared
3 19 (32.76%) SC Cleared
4 18 (31.03%) ISEB
5 14 (24.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 18 (31.03%) vSphere
1 18 (31.03%) VMware ESX
2 8 (13.79%) qmail
2 8 (13.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 25 (43.10%) NetBackup
2 8 (13.79%) YUM
2 8 (13.79%) Zenoss
2 8 (13.79%) Puppet
2 8 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (13.79%) Nagios
3 5 (8.62%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.72%) Cacti
4 1 (1.72%) Ganglia
4 1 (1.72%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 36 (62.07%) Citrix
2 25 (43.10%) HP
3 23 (39.66%) VMware
3 23 (39.66%) Veritas
4 20 (34.48%) Symantec
4 20 (34.48%) NetApp
5 18 (31.03%) Brocade
5 18 (31.03%) Cisco
5 18 (31.03%) JBoss
6 12 (20.69%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.17%) IBM
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago