The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 72 66 52
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -14
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 13 16 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.55% 1.98% 4.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.29% 7.92% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 47
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -2.17%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
303 202 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 36.20% 25.00% 35.59%
Number of salaries quoted 245 182 391
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £48,400 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
(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
Cheltenham - 4 £57,500 - 1
Solaris
South West

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (87.10%) Security Cleared
3 26 (83.87%) Citrix
4 25 (80.65%) HPUX
4 25 (80.65%) DV Cleared
5 23 (74.19%) Windows
6 21 (67.74%) C#
6 21 (67.74%) C++
6 21 (67.74%) Java
7 19 (61.29%) HP
8 17 (54.84%) Symantec
8 17 (54.84%) SAN
8 17 (54.84%) NetApp
8 17 (54.84%) Veritas
8 17 (54.84%) Cisco
8 17 (54.84%) DHCP
8 17 (54.84%) Perl
8 17 (54.84%) SQL
8 17 (54.84%) JBoss
8 17 (54.84%) Apache
8 17 (54.84%) J2EE
8 17 (54.84%) MySQL
8 17 (54.84%) WebLogic
8 17 (54.84%) ITIL
8 17 (54.84%) vSphere
8 17 (54.84%) Software Architecture
8 17 (54.84%) Brocade
8 17 (54.84%) Web Development
8 17 (54.84%) VMware
8 17 (54.84%) VMware ESX

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 17 (54.84%) WebLogic
1 17 (54.84%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 17 (54.84%) DHCP
1 17 (54.84%) SAN
2 5 (16.13%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (12.90%) SMTP
3 4 (12.90%) HTTP
3 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
3 4 (12.90%) DNS
4 2 (6.45%) Internet
4 2 (6.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) MySQL
General
1 8 (25.81%) Military
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Linux Engineer
1 9 (29.03%) Wintel Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Consultant
2 8 (25.81%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (12.90%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Software Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Support Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Security Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (54.84%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (80.65%) HPUX
3 23 (74.19%) Windows
4 9 (29.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) ITIL
1 17 (54.84%) Web Development
1 17 (54.84%) Software Architecture
2 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
3 8 (25.81%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (9.68%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 21 (67.74%) C#
1 21 (67.74%) C++
1 21 (67.74%) Java
2 17 (54.84%) Perl
2 17 (54.84%) SQL
3 12 (38.71%) Shell Script
4 8 (25.81%) VB
4 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
5 5 (16.13%) Python
5 5 (16.13%) PHP
6 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (87.10%) Security Cleared
2 25 (80.65%) DV Cleared
3 15 (48.39%) SC Cleared
4 8 (25.81%) ISEB
5 1 (3.23%) Degree
System Software
1 17 (54.84%) VMware ESX
1 17 (54.84%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (54.84%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 26 (83.87%) Citrix
2 19 (61.29%) HP
3 17 (54.84%) NetApp
3 17 (54.84%) Veritas
3 17 (54.84%) JBoss
3 17 (54.84%) Cisco
3 17 (54.84%) Symantec
3 17 (54.84%) VMware
3 17 (54.84%) Brocade
4 9 (29.03%) Red Hat
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £50000 per annum - benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago