The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 Swindon region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 62 53 66
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 7 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.06% 1.71% 0.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.55% 8.49% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 0
Average salary £45,000 £28,080 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Operating Systems Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
154 106 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 23.40% 20.15% 30.27%
Number of salaries quoted 127 95 140
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Solaris
Wiltshire

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
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Swindon

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 7 (77.78%) Oracle
1 7 (77.78%) UNIX
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (55.56%) Data Guard
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Postfix
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (22.22%) CCSE
3 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) CCVP
3 2 (22.22%) MCSE
3 2 (22.22%) SMTP
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) CCIE
3 2 (22.22%) CCSP
3 2 (22.22%) CCNP
3 2 (22.22%) CCIP
3 2 (22.22%) CCDP
3 2 (22.22%) CISSP
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 2 (22.22%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) DBA
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (22.22%) Senior UNIX Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) UNIX Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) UNIX
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Technical Analysis
1 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) CCSE
1 2 (22.22%) CCVP
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
1 2 (22.22%) CCIE
1 2 (22.22%) CCSP
1 2 (22.22%) CCNP
1 2 (22.22%) CCIP
1 2 (22.22%) CCDP
1 2 (22.22%) CISSP
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (22.22%) Postfix
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) BMC
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
2 2 (22.22%) Remedy