The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 33 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 12 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.55% 0.33% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 1.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
Solaris
Cambridgeshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
60 61 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 17.75% 20.00% 26.46%
Number of salaries quoted 52 54 79
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £50,360
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Solaris
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Peterborough

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Solaris
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 12 (100.00%) Oracle
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (100.00%) UNIX
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) VMware
4 6 (50.00%) Shell Script
5 5 (41.67%) SLA
5 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
6 3 (25.00%) Retail
6 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
6 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (25.00%) IBM
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) LDAP
6 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (25.00%) Java
6 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 3 (25.00%) AIX
7 1 (8.33%) Apache
7 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (8.33%) NetBackup

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Administrator
1 5 (41.67%) UNIX Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Integration Specialist
2 3 (25.00%) Junior
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) UNIX
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (25.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) IBM
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft