The first table below looks at the demand for OpenSolaris skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenSolaris over the 3 months to 23 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenSolaris
Rank 900 - 890
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OpenSolaris 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% - 0.001%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.013% - 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £42,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 - -
Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
31106 29778 32287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.75% 27.35% 27.38%
Number of salaries quoted 26023 25261 27679
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

OpenSolaris
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenSolaris within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

OpenSolaris Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OpenSolaris
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenSolaris within the UK.

OpenSolaris Salary Trend in the UK

OpenSolaris
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenSolaris within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Dundee - 4 £42,500 -
Scotland - 4 £42,500 -

OpenSolaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing OpenSolaris 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 OpenSolaris.

1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Dell
1 4 (100.00%) NetApp
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) Veeam
1 4 (100.00%) nginx
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
1 4 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 4 (100.00%) Lync
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

OpenSolaris
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing OpenSolaris 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 OpenSolaris. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) nginx
1 4 (100.00%) Lync
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Technical Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Storage Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Dell
1 4 (100.00%) NetApp
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Veeam