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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenSolaris
Rank - - 915
Permanent jobs citing OpenSolaris 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.006%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Average salary - - £46,250
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
32237 30128 33555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.57% 27.13% 26.70%
Number of salaries quoted 26870 25240 28921
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 26 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) ZABBIX
1 1 (100.00%) Munin
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (100.00%) CFEngine
1 1 (100.00%) Joyent
1 1 (100.00%) SPDY
1 1 (100.00%) Rackspace
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) SmartOS
1 1 (100.00%) New Relic

OpenSolaris
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) SPDY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SmartOS
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) ZABBIX
1 1 (100.00%) Munin
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) CFEngine
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Rackspace
1 1 (100.00%) New Relic