The first table below looks at the demand for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 24 July 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 Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - - 66
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk - - 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Operating Systems Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
144 138 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 32.51% 22.29% 20.91%
Number of salaries quoted 119 136 104
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Solaris
East of England

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Solaris
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Suffolk

Solaris
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) VMware