The table below looks at the statistics for the Solaris Administrator role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solaris Administrator
Rank 881 924 872
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a Solaris Administrator 15 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.007% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.007% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 7
Average salary £48,750 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,750 £66,100 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -15.78%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101047 111774 101802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.63% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 83000 91849 84625
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Solaris Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris Administrator in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Solaris Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Solaris Administrator
Salary Trend

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

Solaris Administrator Salary Trend in the UK

Solaris Administrator
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris Administrator over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 within the UK.

Solaris Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

Solaris Administrator
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. 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
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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
England +58 13 £48,750 -18.75%
London +31 4 £87,500 +36.71%
South East +15 4 £50,000 -
North Yorkshire - 4 £48,750 -
Yorkshire - 4 £48,750 -
Harrogate - 4 £48,750 -
Reading - 3 £50,000 -
Berkshire - 3 £50,000 -
North West +4 2 £40,000 +14.28%
Cheshire - 2 £40,000 -
Warrington - 2 £40,000 -
Inverness - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
Highlands - 2 - -
City of London +47 1 £45,000 -31.55%
Surrey - 1 £55,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £45,000 -
South West - 1 £45,000 -
Swindon - 1 £45,000 -
Woking - 1 £55,000 -

Solaris Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Solaris Administrator in their job title 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 with Solaris Administrator in their job title.

1 35 (100.00%) Solaris
2 34 (97.14%) Oracle
3 25 (71.43%) UNIX
4 20 (57.14%) Shell Script
5 18 (51.43%) ITIL
6 17 (48.57%) Perl
7 15 (42.86%) Linux
7 15 (42.86%) TCP/IP
8 14 (40.00%) Oracle Database
9 13 (37.14%) Integration Testing
9 13 (37.14%) DNS
10 12 (34.29%) LDAP
11 11 (31.43%) Red Hat
11 11 (31.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 11 (31.43%) Apache
11 11 (31.43%) Oracle Database 12c
12 10 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (25.71%) Tomcat
13 9 (25.71%) Sun
13 9 (25.71%) NetApp
14 8 (22.86%) CentOS
15 7 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
15 7 (20.00%) Python
15 7 (20.00%) MySQL
16 6 (17.14%) SLA
16 6 (17.14%) Client/Server
16 6 (17.14%) Change Management
16 6 (17.14%) NAS
17 5 (14.29%) Degree
17 5 (14.29%) Performance Management

Solaris Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Solaris Administrator in their job title 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 with Solaris Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (31.43%) Apache
2 9 (25.71%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 13 (37.14%) DNS
3 12 (34.29%) LDAP
4 6 (17.14%) NAS
5 5 (14.29%) tcpdump
5 5 (14.29%) snoop
6 4 (11.43%) SAN
7 3 (8.57%) SSH
8 2 (5.71%) DHCP
8 2 (5.71%) FTP
9 1 (2.86%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 11 (31.43%) Oracle Database 12c
3 7 (20.00%) MySQL
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.86%) DB2
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
2 2 (5.71%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Client/Server
2 4 (11.43%) CMDB
3 2 (5.71%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.86%) Statistics
4 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Solaris
2 25 (71.43%) UNIX
3 15 (42.86%) Linux
4 10 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (22.86%) CentOS
6 7 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (11.43%) Windows
8 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) ITIL
2 13 (37.14%) Integration Testing
3 6 (17.14%) Change Management
4 5 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 5 (14.29%) Project Management
5 4 (11.43%) Service Management
6 3 (8.57%) Patch Management
7 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.71%) Scrum
7 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.71%) Software Deployment
7 2 (5.71%) Time Management
7 2 (5.71%) Resource Management
8 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.86%) Capacity Management
8 1 (2.86%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (2.86%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 20 (57.14%) Shell Script
2 17 (48.57%) Perl
3 7 (20.00%) Python
4 5 (14.29%) C++
5 2 (5.71%) PHP
6 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 3 (8.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (5.71%) NFS
2 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) Veritas File System
2 2 (5.71%) vSphere
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) iptables
3 1 (2.86%) Samba
3 1 (2.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (31.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (5.71%) Nagios
2 2 (5.71%) Legato
2 2 (5.71%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.86%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (2.86%) Puppet
3 1 (2.86%) Cacti
Vendors
1 34 (97.14%) Oracle
2 11 (31.43%) Red Hat
3 9 (25.71%) Sun
3 9 (25.71%) NetApp
4 3 (8.57%) Veritas
4 3 (8.57%) HP
5 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.71%) VMware
6 1 (2.86%) LANDesk
6 1 (2.86%) SAP
6 1 (2.86%) EMC