The first table below looks at the demand for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 17 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 Luton region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 51 42 39
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 6 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.37% 2.94% 2.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.69% 10.16% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 11
Average salary £52,500 £52,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.47% +16.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
128 128 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 29.29% 28.96% 25.42%
Number of salaries quoted 115 107 98
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,250 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Solaris
Bedfordshire

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Solaris
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Luton

Solaris
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 7 (100.00%) Perl
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 7 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 7 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 7 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 7 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 7 (100.00%) AWK
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 7 (100.00%) Korn
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 7 (100.00%) C-shell
1 7 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 7 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 7 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 7 (100.00%) Relational Database

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 7 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 7 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Administrator
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX Administrator
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 7 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 7 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Perl
1 7 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 7 (100.00%) AWK
1 7 (100.00%) Korn
1 7 (100.00%) C-shell
1 7 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 7 (100.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle