The first table below looks at the demand for the Solaris Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solaris System Administrator
Rank 895 868 883
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Solaris Systems Administrator 16 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.006% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.007% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 14
Average salary £44,000 £57,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.47% +29.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £47,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £47,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-7.36% +17.28%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110395 102332 111722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 90051 84654 95699
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 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Solaris Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris Systems Administrator in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Solaris Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Solaris Systems Administrator
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solaris Systems Administrator within the UK.

Solaris Systems Administrator Salary Trend in the UK

Solaris Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris Systems Administrator over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 within the UK.

Solaris Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

Solaris Systems 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 Systems Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -31 16 £44,000 -23.47% 1
South East -4 7 £44,000 -
West Midlands - 6 £44,000 - 1
Warwick - 6 £44,000 - 1
Warwickshire - 6 £44,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 5 - -
Buckinghamshire - 5 - -
West Yorkshire - 3 £36,500 -
Yorkshire - 3 £36,500 -
London -41 2 £66,250 +15.21%
Leeds - 2 - -
Portsmouth - 2 £44,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £44,000 -
City of London - 1 £67,500 -

Solaris Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Solaris Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Solaris
2 16 (88.89%) Linux
3 11 (61.11%) Red Hat
4 10 (55.56%) Legal
4 10 (55.56%) UNIX
5 9 (50.00%) Veritas
6 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (44.44%) VMware
6 8 (44.44%) HP
6 8 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (38.89%) IBM
7 7 (38.89%) AIX
8 6 (33.33%) ITIL
8 6 (33.33%) Cisco
8 6 (33.33%) SUSE
8 6 (33.33%) Validation
8 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
8 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
8 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (33.33%) Clustering
8 6 (33.33%) LPAR
8 6 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
10 4 (22.22%) HPUX
10 4 (22.22%) Perl
10 4 (22.22%) Oracle
10 4 (22.22%) KVM
11 3 (16.67%) PowerHA
11 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell

Solaris Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Solaris Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) CMS
1 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
1 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
1 2 (11.11%) Apache
1 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (11.11%) LDAP
3 1 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (5.56%) FTP
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
General
1 10 (55.56%) Legal
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 6 (33.33%) Clustering
1 6 (33.33%) LPAR
2 2 (11.11%) CMDB
3 1 (5.56%) Hedge funds
3 1 (5.56%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Solaris
2 16 (88.89%) Linux
3 10 (55.56%) UNIX
4 7 (38.89%) AIX
5 6 (33.33%) SUSE
5 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (22.22%) HPUX
7 2 (11.11%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Validation
2 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 6 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Process Management
3 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 2 (11.11%) Time Management
3 2 (11.11%) SOA
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Perl
2 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (22.22%) KVM
3 3 (16.67%) PowerHA
3 3 (16.67%) NFS
3 3 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 2 (11.11%) Samba
4 2 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (11.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Tivoli
1 2 (11.11%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Red Hat
2 9 (50.00%) Veritas
3 8 (44.44%) VMware
3 8 (44.44%) HP
4 7 (38.89%) IBM
5 6 (33.33%) Cisco
6 4 (22.22%) Oracle
7 3 (16.67%) Sun
8 2 (11.11%) NetIQ
8 2 (11.11%) BMC
8 2 (11.11%) JBoss
9 1 (5.56%) Sybase
9 1 (5.56%) Reuters
9 1 (5.56%) NetApp
9 1 (5.56%) StorageTek
9 1 (5.56%) Murex
9 1 (5.56%) Symantec
Warwick, Warwickshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £44000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago