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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 71 72 81
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 25 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.17% 1.34% 1.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.81% 4.98% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 13
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
367 221 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 31.83% 26.92% 35.42%
Number of salaries quoted 303 194 298
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,250 £45,000
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
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 November 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 27 November 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
Gloucester +8 8 £64,000 - 1
Cheltenham - 3 £47,500 -
Solaris
South West

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (89.47%) Windows
3 24 (63.16%) Python
4 21 (55.26%) Firewall
5 20 (52.63%) SMTP
5 20 (52.63%) HTTP
5 20 (52.63%) TCP/IP
6 18 (47.37%) PHP
6 18 (47.37%) Intrusion Detection
7 16 (42.11%) Penetration Testing
8 14 (36.84%) Software Engineering
8 14 (36.84%) DNS
9 13 (34.21%) Security Cleared
10 12 (31.58%) Perl
10 12 (31.58%) MySQL
10 12 (31.58%) Apache
10 12 (31.58%) Internet
11 11 (28.95%) Citrix
11 11 (28.95%) ITIL
11 11 (28.95%) UNIX
11 11 (28.95%) Cyber Security
12 10 (26.32%) DV Cleared
12 10 (26.32%) HPUX
12 10 (26.32%) C#
12 10 (26.32%) C++
12 10 (26.32%) Java
12 10 (26.32%) Aerospace
13 9 (23.68%) SAN
13 9 (23.68%) SQL
13 9 (23.68%) SC Cleared

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 12 (31.58%) Apache
2 6 (15.79%) WebLogic
2 6 (15.79%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 21 (55.26%) Firewall
2 20 (52.63%) SMTP
2 20 (52.63%) HTTP
2 20 (52.63%) TCP/IP
3 18 (47.37%) Intrusion Detection
4 14 (36.84%) DNS
5 12 (31.58%) Internet
6 9 (23.68%) SAN
7 6 (15.79%) Kerberos
7 6 (15.79%) SNMP
7 6 (15.79%) DHCP
7 6 (15.79%) Ethernet
7 6 (15.79%) LDAP
8 3 (7.89%) iSCSI
8 3 (7.89%) NAS
8 3 (7.89%) Structured Cabling
8 3 (7.89%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) MySQL
2 6 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
General
1 10 (26.32%) Aerospace
2 4 (10.53%) Military
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Analyst
1 17 (44.74%) Senior Analyst
2 10 (26.32%) Software Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Software Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) Lead Technical Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Lead Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Support Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Security Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Security Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Open Source
2 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (89.47%) Windows
3 11 (28.95%) UNIX
4 10 (26.32%) HPUX
5 3 (7.89%) AIX
5 3 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Penetration Testing
2 14 (36.84%) Software Engineering
3 11 (28.95%) ITIL
3 11 (28.95%) Cyber Security
4 6 (15.79%) Software Deployment
4 6 (15.79%) Web Development
4 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing
4 6 (15.79%) Software Architecture
4 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.79%) TDD
5 5 (13.16%) Change Management
6 4 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
7 3 (7.89%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.63%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 24 (63.16%) Python
2 18 (47.37%) PHP
3 12 (31.58%) Perl
4 10 (26.32%) C#
4 10 (26.32%) C++
4 10 (26.32%) Java
5 9 (23.68%) SQL
6 6 (15.79%) Bourne shell
7 4 (10.53%) VB
7 4 (10.53%) Shell Script
7 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) Security Cleared
2 10 (26.32%) DV Cleared
3 9 (23.68%) SC Cleared
4 5 (13.16%) Degree
5 4 (10.53%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) QA
2 3 (7.89%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
1 6 (15.79%) VMware ESX
1 6 (15.79%) qmail
1 6 (15.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Nagios
1 6 (15.79%) NetBackup
1 6 (15.79%) Zenoss
1 6 (15.79%) YUM
1 6 (15.79%) Puppet
1 6 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (7.89%) OpenView
2 3 (7.89%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Citrix
2 8 (21.05%) HP
3 6 (15.79%) Cisco
3 6 (15.79%) NetApp
3 6 (15.79%) Veritas
3 6 (15.79%) Symantec
3 6 (15.79%) VMware
3 6 (15.79%) Brocade
4 5 (13.16%) Red Hat
5 3 (7.89%) BMC
5 3 (7.89%) IBM
5 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle
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