The first table below looks at the demand for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 16 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 Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 57 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.56% - 1.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.92% - 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
104 118 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 28.89% 39.20% 29.23%
Number of salaries quoted 80 108 90
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Solaris
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Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Solaris
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Ipswich

Solaris
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Operations Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) NetApp