The first table below looks at the demand for SmartOS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SmartOS over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartOS
Rank 926 874 -
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -
Permanent jobs citing SmartOS 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.004% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.003% 0.016% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
32334 30489 33342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.50% 27.15% 26.65%
Number of salaries quoted 26985 25554 28719
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% -

SmartOS
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SmartOS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SmartOS
Salary Trend

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

SmartOS Salary Trend in the UK

SmartOS
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SmartOS within the UK over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -37 1 £52,500 -4.54% 1
London -48 1 £52,500 -4.54% 1

SmartOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SmartOS 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 SmartOS.

1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) ZABBIX
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Rackspace
1 2 (100.00%) Joyent
2 1 (50.00%) SPDY
2 1 (50.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) New Relic
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (50.00%) New Media
2 1 (50.00%) Redis
2 1 (50.00%) CFEngine
2 1 (50.00%) Munin
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) OpenSolaris
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall

SmartOS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) SPDY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (50.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) OpenSolaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) NFS
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) ZABBIX
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) CFEngine
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Munin
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (50.00%) New Relic
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat