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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 96 88 61
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -27
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 1 9 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.11% 0.92% 3.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.39% 2.75% 11.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 32
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,160 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.31% +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
258 327 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 28.10% 33.30% 31.28%
Number of salaries quoted 201 275 242
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
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 14 February 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
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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 +5 1 £50,000 -23.07% 1
Solaris
South West

Solaris
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) SMTP
2 5 (83.33%) HTTP
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 5 (83.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (83.33%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (83.33%) Malware Analysis
3 4 (66.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 4 (66.67%) Aerospace
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Internet
3 4 (66.67%) Cyber Attack
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
5 1 (16.67%) Perl
5 1 (16.67%) Ruby
5 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
1 5 (83.33%) HTTP
1 5 (83.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (83.33%) SMTP
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Internet
General
1 4 (66.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Security Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Security Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (83.33%) Malware Analysis
1 5 (83.33%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PHP
1 5 (83.33%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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