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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solaris Administrator
Rank 927 948 958
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Solaris Administrator 21 37 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.033% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.034% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 14 30 23
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £32,750
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +45.03%

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
99394 108225 115334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 83478 88313 93538
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016 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 1 May 2016. 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 +16 15 £57,500 +15.00%
London +12 6 £57,500 -23.33%
Scotland +1 6 £35,000 - 1
South East +6 5 £80,000 +33.33%
Glasgow - 4 £35,000 - 1
City of London +65 3 £57,500 -28.12%
Milton Keynes +27 3 - -
Buckinghamshire +23 3 - -
Berkshire +17 2 £80,000 +60.00%
Reading +17 2 £80,000 +60.00%
Harrogate +11 2 £45,000 -7.69%
Yorkshire +3 2 £45,000 +32.35%
North Yorkshire -1 2 £45,000 -7.69%
Edinburgh - 2 - -
East of England +12 1 £65,000 +62.50%
Wiltshire -3 1 £50,000 -
Swindon -5 1 £50,000 -
South West -11 1 £50,000 -
Luton - 1 £65,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £65,000 -

Solaris Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 52 (100.00%) Solaris
2 48 (92.31%) Unix
3 30 (57.69%) Linux
4 24 (46.15%) Veritas
4 24 (46.15%) Red Hat
5 22 (42.31%) Finance
6 18 (34.62%) Oracle
7 17 (32.69%) Clustering
7 17 (32.69%) Data Centre
8 15 (28.85%) Perl
8 15 (28.85%) AIX
8 15 (28.85%) HP
8 15 (28.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (26.92%) Migration
9 14 (26.92%) Oracle ZFS
10 13 (25.00%) ITIL
10 13 (25.00%) Security Cleared
10 13 (25.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 12 (23.08%) Veritas File System
11 12 (23.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 12 (23.08%) Shell Script
12 11 (21.15%) DNS
13 10 (19.23%) Middleware
13 10 (19.23%) TCP/IP
13 10 (19.23%) Law
13 10 (19.23%) CMDB
14 9 (17.31%) Oracle Database 11g
14 9 (17.31%) Puppet
14 9 (17.31%) SAN
14 9 (17.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager

Solaris Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 3 (5.77%) Apache
2 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.85%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.15%) DNS
2 10 (19.23%) TCP/IP
3 9 (17.31%) LDAP
3 9 (17.31%) SAN
4 8 (15.38%) InfiniBand
4 8 (15.38%) iSCSI
5 4 (7.69%) NAS
6 2 (3.85%) SSH
7 1 (1.92%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.92%) Firewall
7 1 (1.92%) HTTP
7 1 (1.92%) Internet
7 1 (1.92%) SMTP
7 1 (1.92%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) Oracle Database
1 9 (17.31%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (17.31%) Oracle Database 12c
2 8 (15.38%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (3.85%) Ingres
4 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 22 (42.31%) Finance
2 10 (19.23%) Law
3 7 (13.46%) Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.92%) Legal
5 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.23%) Middleware
2 8 (15.38%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.69%) Clustering
1 17 (32.69%) Data Centre
2 10 (19.23%) CMDB
3 9 (17.31%) Client/Server
4 8 (15.38%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.77%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.92%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Solaris
2 48 (92.31%) Unix
3 30 (57.69%) Linux
4 15 (28.85%) AIX
4 15 (28.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (11.54%) HPUX
6 3 (5.77%) Ubuntu
6 3 (5.77%) Windows
7 2 (3.85%) CentOS
7 2 (3.85%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.92%) Migration
2 13 (25.00%) ITIL
3 8 (15.38%) Service Management
3 8 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (11.54%) High Availability
5 5 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.77%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (5.77%) Change Management
6 3 (5.77%) Incident Management
6 3 (5.77%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.85%) BCP
7 2 (3.85%) Business Continuity
7 2 (3.85%) Business Continuity Planning
7 2 (3.85%) Multithreading
7 2 (3.85%) Patch Management
7 2 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.85%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.85%) Project Management
8 1 (1.92%) Data Management
8 1 (1.92%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.85%) Perl
2 12 (23.08%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.92%) Bourne shell
3 1 (1.92%) C-shell
3 1 (1.92%) Korn
3 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.92%) Python
3 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (15.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (25.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 12 (23.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 12 (23.08%) Veritas File System
3 6 (11.54%) Hyper-V
4 5 (9.62%) NFS
5 3 (5.77%) Samba
5 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (3.85%) vSphere
7 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
7 1 (1.92%) KVM
7 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.92%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (26.92%) Oracle ZFS
2 9 (17.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 9 (17.31%) Puppet
3 7 (13.46%) NetBackup
4 5 (9.62%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.85%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (1.92%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (1.92%) Data Guard
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 24 (46.15%) Red Hat
1 24 (46.15%) Veritas
2 18 (34.62%) Oracle
3 15 (28.85%) HP
4 8 (15.38%) NetApp
5 7 (13.46%) VMware
6 6 (11.54%) EMC
7 5 (9.62%) Sun
8 2 (3.85%) Cisco
9 1 (1.92%) BMC
9 1 (1.92%) Brocade
9 1 (1.92%) IBM
9 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
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