The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 66 59 49
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 3 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.49% 0.58% 2.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.08% 2.61% 10.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 10
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £28,080
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +60.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
Solaris
Wiltshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
144 115 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 23.57% 22.12% 20.84%
Number of salaries quoted 132 96 102
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,100 £43,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Solaris
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Swindon

Solaris
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Change Management
2 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 7 (87.50%) SLA
2 7 (87.50%) Shell Script
3 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
3 5 (62.50%) Apache
4 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) Sun
4 4 (50.00%) NetApp
4 4 (50.00%) CentOS
4 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (50.00%) NAS
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (37.50%) UNIX
6 1 (12.50%) AIX
6 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 1 (12.50%) Veritas
6 1 (12.50%) RHCE
6 1 (12.50%) Internet
6 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 1 (12.50%) DevOps
6 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (12.50%) Clustering
6 1 (12.50%) NetBackup

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 5 (62.50%) Apache
2 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (100.00%) Administrator
2 4 (50.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
2 4 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (50.00%) Solaris Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) CentOS
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (37.50%) UNIX
4 1 (12.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Change Management
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) Sun
2 4 (50.00%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) Veritas
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