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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solaris Administrator
Rank 854 889 864
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Solaris Administrator 24 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.004% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.004% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 13
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -14.54%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-14.89% -3.58%

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
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
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 30 January 2015 within the UK.

Solaris Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

Solaris Administrator
Top 17 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 30 January 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 +16 24 £50,000 +6.38% 3
London +7 8 £75,000 +11.11% 1
North Yorkshire - 5 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 5 £40,000 - 1
East of England -6 4 - - 1
South West - 4 - -
Hertfordshire - 4 - - 1
Wiltshire - 4 - -
Swindon - 4 - -
Watford - 4 - -
South East -25 3 £42,500 -9.57%
City of London +5 2 £57,500 -14.81%
Surrey - 2 £37,500 -
Harrogate - 2 £35,000 - 1
Farnham - 1 £32,500 -
Reading - 1 £50,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £50,000 -

Solaris Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 39 (100.00%) Solaris
2 29 (74.36%) UNIX
3 23 (58.97%) Oracle
4 22 (56.41%) Linux
5 21 (53.85%) Shell Script
6 17 (43.59%) Perl
7 13 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 13 (33.33%) DNS
7 13 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (30.77%) Sun
8 12 (30.77%) Veritas
8 12 (30.77%) ITIL
9 11 (28.21%) LDAP
10 10 (25.64%) Red Hat
11 9 (23.08%) Apache
12 8 (20.51%) MySQL
12 8 (20.51%) Finance
12 8 (20.51%) Oracle Database
13 7 (17.95%) Integration Testing
13 7 (17.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 7 (17.95%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 7 (17.95%) Python
13 7 (17.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 6 (15.38%) Project Management
14 6 (15.38%) Oracle Database 12c
14 6 (15.38%) SSH
15 5 (12.82%) Resource Management
15 5 (12.82%) Performance Management
15 5 (12.82%) NAS
15 5 (12.82%) tcpdump

Solaris Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 9 (23.08%) Apache
2 4 (10.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 13 (33.33%) DNS
2 11 (28.21%) LDAP
3 6 (15.38%) SSH
4 5 (12.82%) NAS
4 5 (12.82%) tcpdump
4 5 (12.82%) snoop
4 5 (12.82%) SAN
5 2 (5.13%) DHCP
5 2 (5.13%) FTP
6 1 (2.56%) Network Security
6 1 (2.56%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.56%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.56%) Internet
6 1 (2.56%) VoIP
6 1 (2.56%) Firewall
6 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.56%) IPsec
6 1 (2.56%) MPLS
6 1 (2.56%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) MySQL
1 8 (20.51%) Oracle Database
2 6 (15.38%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.56%) OLTP
3 1 (2.56%) VLDB
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle9i Database
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Banking
2 4 (10.26%) Investment Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (2.56%) PKI
2 1 (2.56%) CLARiiON
2 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Solaris
2 29 (74.36%) UNIX
3 22 (56.41%) Linux
4 13 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (12.82%) CentOS
6 4 (10.26%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (10.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.56%) Windows
7 1 (2.56%) AIX
7 1 (2.56%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) ITIL
2 7 (17.95%) Integration Testing
3 6 (15.38%) Project Management
4 5 (12.82%) Resource Management
4 5 (12.82%) Performance Management
5 4 (10.26%) Service Management
5 4 (10.26%) Change Management
6 3 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.13%) Business Continuity
7 2 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (5.13%) Software Deployment
7 2 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.56%) Change Control
8 1 (2.56%) Migration
8 1 (2.56%) Benchmarking
8 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (53.85%) Shell Script
2 17 (43.59%) Perl
3 7 (17.95%) Python
4 5 (12.82%) C++
5 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.13%) AWK
6 2 (5.13%) PHP
6 2 (5.13%) Korn
7 1 (2.56%) Bourne shell
7 1 (2.56%) C-shell
7 1 (2.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 7 (17.95%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 4 (10.26%) Squid
3 3 (7.69%) Veritas File System
4 2 (5.13%) NFS
4 2 (5.13%) vSphere
4 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.56%) PowerHA
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.56%) Samba
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (10.26%) ITRS Geneos
3 3 (7.69%) NetBackup
4 2 (5.13%) Legato
5 1 (2.56%) Data Guard
5 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (58.97%) Oracle
2 12 (30.77%) Sun
2 12 (30.77%) Veritas
3 10 (25.64%) Red Hat
4 5 (12.82%) NetApp
5 3 (7.69%) VMware
6 2 (5.13%) HP
7 1 (2.56%) EMC
7 1 (2.56%) IBM
7 1 (2.56%) Remedy
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