The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 109 126 64
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -62
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 3 1 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.20% 0.055% 3.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.87% 0.19% 14.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 64
Average salary £28,975 £70,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-58.60% +52.17%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
Solaris
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
343 513 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 22.90% 28.37% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 301 443 451
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Solaris
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Solaris
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Kidlington - 1 £40,000 - 1
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) Intranet
3 3 (50.00%) CAD
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (33.33%) Sun
4 2 (33.33%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) RHCE
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) IBM
5 1 (16.67%) Veritas
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (16.67%) Legal
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (16.67%) NAS
5 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
5 1 (16.67%) SCSA

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Intranet
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Oracle DBA
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) CAD
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) RHCE
1 1 (16.67%) SCSA
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Sun
2 2 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Veritas
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £46000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago