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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solaris Administrator
Rank 897 886 892
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Solaris Administrator 38 51 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.048% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.050% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 26 41 37
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £35,000 £33,850
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016 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 10 February 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 -2 29 £52,500 -8.69% 4
London -2 14 £57,500 -4.16% 1
Yorkshire +11 12 £45,000 +21.62% 3
North Yorkshire +20 9 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Scotland - 9 - -
City of London +59 8 £57,500 - 1
Edinburgh - 8 - -
Harrogate +17 6 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Leeds +4 3 £31,000 -5.34% 1
West Yorkshire -5 3 £31,000 -11.42% 1
York - 3 £45,000 -
South East +8 2 - -
Milton Keynes 0 2 - -
Buckinghamshire -5 2 - -
Inverness - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
Highlands - 1 - -

Solaris Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 69 (100.00%) Solaris
2 68 (98.55%) Unix
3 45 (65.22%) Linux
4 27 (39.13%) Oracle
5 26 (37.68%) Veritas
6 24 (34.78%) Perl
7 23 (33.33%) Finance
8 22 (31.88%) Red Hat
9 18 (26.09%) Data Centre
9 18 (26.09%) DNS
10 17 (24.64%) Clustering
10 17 (24.64%) Migration
10 17 (24.64%) Oracle ZFS
11 16 (23.19%) ITIL
11 16 (23.19%) AIX
12 15 (21.74%) Oracle Database 11g
12 15 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (21.74%) Oracle Database
13 14 (20.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 13 (18.84%) Shell Script
14 13 (18.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 13 (18.84%) NetApp
15 12 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
16 11 (15.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 11 (15.94%) SAN
16 11 (15.94%) HP
17 10 (14.49%) TCP/IP
17 10 (14.49%) CMDB
17 10 (14.49%) User Acceptance Testing
17 10 (14.49%) Veritas File System

Solaris Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 2 (2.90%) Apache
1 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
1 2 (2.90%) WebSphere
1 2 (2.90%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (26.09%) DNS
2 11 (15.94%) SAN
3 10 (14.49%) TCP/IP
4 8 (11.59%) InfiniBand
4 8 (11.59%) iSCSI
4 8 (11.59%) LDAP
5 5 (7.25%) NAS
6 4 (5.80%) Firewall
7 3 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (2.90%) HTTP
8 2 (2.90%) LAN
8 2 (2.90%) SMTP
8 2 (2.90%) SSL
8 2 (2.90%) WAN
9 1 (1.45%) DHCP
9 1 (1.45%) Internet
9 1 (1.45%) SSH
9 1 (1.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.74%) Oracle Database
1 15 (21.74%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (11.59%) Oracle Database 12c
2 8 (11.59%) Oracle Exadata
3 6 (8.70%) Oracle9i Database
4 5 (7.25%) RDBMS
4 5 (7.25%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.90%) Ingres
6 2 (2.90%) OLTP
6 2 (2.90%) VLDB
General
1 23 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (13.04%) Law
3 8 (11.59%) Banking
4 5 (7.25%) Automotive
4 5 (7.25%) Retail
5 3 (4.35%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.45%) Games
6 1 (1.45%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.04%) Middleware
2 8 (11.59%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (2.90%) Web Services
3 2 (2.90%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.09%) Data Centre
2 17 (24.64%) Clustering
3 10 (14.49%) CMDB
4 9 (13.04%) Client/Server
5 8 (11.59%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.90%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.45%) LPAR
7 1 (1.45%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 69 (100.00%) Solaris
2 68 (98.55%) Unix
3 45 (65.22%) Linux
4 16 (23.19%) AIX
5 15 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (11.59%) Windows
7 2 (2.90%) HPUX
8 1 (1.45%) CentOS
8 1 (1.45%) Debian
8 1 (1.45%) OpenVMS
8 1 (1.45%) SUSE
8 1 (1.45%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.64%) Migration
2 16 (23.19%) ITIL
3 12 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
4 10 (14.49%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (11.59%) Service Management
7 7 (10.14%) High Availability
8 6 (8.70%) Configuration Management
8 6 (8.70%) Load Balancing
9 5 (7.25%) Project Management
10 3 (4.35%) Business Continuity
10 3 (4.35%) Change Control
10 3 (4.35%) Patch Management
10 3 (4.35%) Service Delivery
11 2 (2.90%) Business Continuity Planning
11 2 (2.90%) Change Management
11 2 (2.90%) Incident Management
11 2 (2.90%) Multithreading
11 2 (2.90%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (34.78%) Perl
2 13 (18.84%) Shell Script
3 8 (11.59%) Korn
4 7 (10.14%) Bash Shell
5 6 (8.70%) AWK
5 6 (8.70%) C-shell
6 2 (2.90%) SQL
7 1 (1.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (14.49%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) SLA
2 5 (7.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (20.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 11 (15.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 10 (14.49%) Veritas File System
4 9 (13.04%) Hyper-V
4 9 (13.04%) NFS
5 7 (10.14%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (5.80%) Samba
8 3 (4.35%) Xen
9 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
10 1 (1.45%) iptables
10 1 (1.45%) KVM
10 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.45%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (24.64%) Oracle ZFS
2 13 (18.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 7 (10.14%) Data Guard
3 7 (10.14%) NetBackup
3 7 (10.14%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (10.14%) Puppet
4 4 (5.80%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.45%) CFEngine
5 1 (1.45%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.45%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.45%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 27 (39.13%) Oracle
2 26 (37.68%) Veritas
3 22 (31.88%) Red Hat
4 13 (18.84%) NetApp
5 11 (15.94%) HP
6 8 (11.59%) EMC
6 8 (11.59%) VMware
7 7 (10.14%) Sun
8 3 (4.35%) IBM
9 1 (1.45%) Bloomberg
9 1 (1.45%) Brocade
9 1 (1.45%) Cisco
9 1 (1.45%) Citrix
9 1 (1.45%) CommVault
9 1 (1.45%) Juniper
9 1 (1.45%) Mercator
9 1 (1.45%) Microsoft
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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