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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solaris Administrator
Rank 861 884 849
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Solaris Administrator 20 8 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.008% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.008% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 13
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -14.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £45,000 £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £68,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-14.89% +10.58%

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
101499 99519 101734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.46% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 83699 79930 86037
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 2015 within the UK.

Solaris Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

Solaris Administrator
Top 14 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 27 February 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 +6 20 £50,000 +6.38%
London +20 6 £81,250 +18.18%
Swindon - 5 - -
North Yorkshire - 5 £40,000 -
Wiltshire - 5 - -
Yorkshire - 5 £40,000 -
South West - 5 - -
East of England -3 3 £40,000 -11.11%
Hertfordshire - 3 £40,000 -
Harrogate - 2 £35,000 -
South East -18 1 £50,000 +6.38%
Watford - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £50,000 -
Reading - 1 £50,000 -

Solaris Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 33 (100.00%) Solaris
2 23 (69.70%) UNIX
2 23 (69.70%) Oracle
3 20 (60.61%) Linux
4 17 (51.52%) Shell Script
5 15 (45.45%) Perl
6 13 (39.39%) ITIL
6 13 (39.39%) Apache
7 11 (33.33%) Red Hat
7 11 (33.33%) Sun
7 11 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 11 (33.33%) DNS
7 11 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (27.27%) Veritas
9 8 (24.24%) Python
9 8 (24.24%) LDAP
10 7 (21.21%) Tomcat
10 7 (21.21%) NetApp
10 7 (21.21%) Integration Testing
10 7 (21.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database
11 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database 12c
11 6 (18.18%) CentOS
11 6 (18.18%) NAS
11 6 (18.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 6 (18.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 6 (18.18%) SLA
11 6 (18.18%) MySQL
11 6 (18.18%) Project Management
12 5 (15.15%) Change Management

Solaris Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 13 (39.39%) Apache
2 7 (21.21%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 11 (33.33%) DNS
2 8 (24.24%) LDAP
3 6 (18.18%) NAS
4 5 (15.15%) tcpdump
4 5 (15.15%) snoop
4 5 (15.15%) SAN
5 4 (12.12%) SSH
6 3 (9.09%) DHCP
6 3 (9.09%) FTP
7 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
7 1 (3.03%) VoIP
7 1 (3.03%) Network Security
7 1 (3.03%) Internet
7 1 (3.03%) MPLS
7 1 (3.03%) OSPF
7 1 (3.03%) BGP
7 1 (3.03%) DSL
7 1 (3.03%) Firewall
7 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database
2 6 (18.18%) MySQL
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
1 5 (15.15%) Banking
1 5 (15.15%) Investment Banking
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) CLARiiON
2 1 (3.03%) Clustering
2 1 (3.03%) PKI
2 1 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Solaris
2 23 (69.70%) UNIX
3 20 (60.61%) Linux
4 11 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (18.18%) CentOS
6 5 (15.15%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (3.03%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (3.03%) Windows
7 1 (3.03%) SUSE
7 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) ITIL
2 7 (21.21%) Integration Testing
3 6 (18.18%) Project Management
4 5 (15.15%) Change Management
4 5 (15.15%) Performance Management
5 4 (12.12%) Service Management
5 4 (12.12%) Resource Management
6 3 (9.09%) Software Deployment
7 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.06%) Scrum
7 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.03%) Migration
8 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity
8 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.03%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) Shell Script
2 15 (45.45%) Perl
3 8 (24.24%) Python
4 5 (15.15%) C++
5 3 (9.09%) PHP
6 1 (3.03%) Java
6 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 6 (18.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (9.09%) Veritas File System
3 3 (9.09%) vSphere
3 3 (9.09%) NFS
3 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.03%) Samba
4 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.03%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (9.09%) Legato
3 2 (6.06%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.03%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 23 (69.70%) Oracle
2 11 (33.33%) Sun
2 11 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 9 (27.27%) Veritas
4 7 (21.21%) NetApp
5 4 (12.12%) VMware
6 3 (9.09%) HP
7 1 (3.03%) EMC
7 1 (3.03%) Remedy