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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solaris Administrator
Rank 870 862 862
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Solaris Administrator 34 9 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.008% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.009% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 25
Average salary £44,000 £57,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.47% +30.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,350 £45,000 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +11.11%

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
110590 102435 111475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.25% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89418 84946 95316
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014 within the UK.

Solaris Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

Solaris Administrator
Top 24 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 22 August 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
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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 +10 34 £44,000 -23.47% 4
South East -13 10 £60,000 +33.33% 2
East of England +10 8 - -
West Midlands - 7 £44,000 -
Warwick - 7 £44,000 -
Warwickshire - 7 £44,000 -
Bedfordshire -2 6 - -
London -6 4 £70,000 +21.73% 2
West Yorkshire -32 4 £36,500 -18.88%
Yorkshire -33 4 £36,500 -18.88%
Buckinghamshire - 4 - -
Luton - 4 - -
Milton Keynes - 4 - -
Surrey +2 3 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Leeds -24 3 - -
Liverpool - 3 £35,000 -
Portsmouth - 3 £44,000 -
Hampshire - 3 £44,000 -
Merseyside - 3 £35,000 -
North West - 3 £35,000 -
Dunstable -3 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Redhill - 2 £60,000 - 1
Watford - 2 - -

Solaris Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 42 (100.00%) Solaris
2 34 (80.95%) Linux
3 28 (66.67%) UNIX
4 16 (38.10%) Shell Script
5 15 (35.71%) Veritas
5 15 (35.71%) Oracle
5 15 (35.71%) Capacity Planning
6 13 (30.95%) Red Hat
7 12 (28.57%) Configuration Management
7 12 (28.57%) Perl
7 12 (28.57%) Sun
8 10 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (23.81%) Bash Shell
8 10 (23.81%) ITIL
8 10 (23.81%) Legal
9 9 (21.43%) AIX
9 9 (21.43%) HP
9 9 (21.43%) IBM
9 9 (21.43%) Clustering
10 8 (19.05%) Security Cleared
10 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (19.05%) Oracle Database
10 8 (19.05%) DNS
10 8 (19.05%) VMware
10 8 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (19.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 7 (16.67%) LDAP
11 7 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (16.67%) Korn
11 7 (16.67%) AWK

Solaris Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 (7.14%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.76%) CMS
2 2 (4.76%) Apache
2 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.38%) SAS
3 1 (2.38%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.38%) MS Project
3 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Staffware
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) DNS
2 7 (16.67%) LDAP
3 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
4 3 (7.14%) SAN
4 3 (7.14%) SSH
5 2 (4.76%) NAS
6 1 (2.38%) FTP
6 1 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.38%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle Database
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 6 (14.29%) MySQL
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
2 6 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) OLTP
3 1 (2.38%) VLDB
General
1 10 (23.81%) Legal
2 5 (11.90%) Finance
3 3 (7.14%) Banking
4 2 (4.76%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Clustering
2 6 (14.29%) LPAR
2 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.76%) CMDB
4 1 (2.38%) Firmware
4 1 (2.38%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Solaris
2 34 (80.95%) Linux
3 28 (66.67%) UNIX
4 10 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (21.43%) AIX
6 6 (14.29%) SUSE
7 4 (9.52%) HPUX
8 2 (4.76%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Capacity Planning
2 12 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 10 (23.81%) ITIL
4 8 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (14.29%) Validation
7 5 (11.90%) Migration
8 2 (4.76%) Asset Management
8 2 (4.76%) Business Continuity
8 2 (4.76%) Time Management
8 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (4.76%) Process Management
8 2 (4.76%) SOA
9 1 (2.38%) Benchmarking
9 1 (2.38%) Project Management
9 1 (2.38%) Performance Management
9 1 (2.38%) Resource Management
9 1 (2.38%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (38.10%) Shell Script
2 12 (28.57%) Perl
3 10 (23.81%) Bash Shell
4 7 (16.67%) Korn
4 7 (16.67%) AWK
5 6 (14.29%) C-shell
6 1 (2.38%) SQL
6 1 (2.38%) R
6 1 (2.38%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (11.90%) PowerHA
4 4 (9.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (9.52%) KVM
5 3 (7.14%) NFS
5 3 (7.14%) Samba
5 3 (7.14%) VMware ESX
5 3 (7.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Veritas File System
5 3 (7.14%) Squid
6 2 (4.76%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (2.38%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) Data Guard
1 6 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (7.14%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (7.14%) Tivoli
2 3 (7.14%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (4.76%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.38%) OpenView
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) Veritas
1 15 (35.71%) Oracle
2 13 (30.95%) Red Hat
3 12 (28.57%) Sun
4 9 (21.43%) HP
4 9 (21.43%) IBM
5 8 (19.05%) VMware
6 6 (14.29%) Cisco
7 3 (7.14%) BMC
8 2 (4.76%) NetIQ
8 2 (4.76%) JBoss
9 1 (2.38%) Sybase
9 1 (2.38%) Murex
9 1 (2.38%) Symantec
9 1 (2.38%) Reuters
9 1 (2.38%) NetApp
9 1 (2.38%) StorageTek
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