The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Solaris Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solaris System Administrator
Rank 913 943 955
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Solaris Systems Administrator 20 15 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.014% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.014% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 23
Median salary £42,500 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £47,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £60,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +87.50%

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
94824 105610 114571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79970 87076 93773
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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 median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Solaris Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Solaris Systems Administrator in the job title.

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 28 June 2016 within the UK.

Solaris Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

Solaris Systems Administrator
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris Systems Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +29 11 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Glasgow - 9 £37,500 -
Scotland - 9 £37,500 -
London +19 7 £67,500 +32.35%
South East +39 2 £67,500 +12.50%
Reading +17 2 £67,500 +35.00%
Berkshire +12 2 £67,500 +35.00%
Yorkshire +27 1 £33,000 -22.35%
East of England +27 1 £65,000 +33.33%
Luton +13 1 £65,000 +36.84%
Bedfordshire +12 1 £65,000 +36.84%
Leeds - 1 £33,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £33,000 -

Solaris Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, Solaris Systems Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Solaris Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 39 (100.00%) Solaris
2 29 (74.36%) Unix
3 26 (66.67%) Linux
4 19 (48.72%) HP
5 18 (46.15%) Red Hat
5 18 (46.15%) Perl
5 18 (46.15%) Oracle
6 17 (43.59%) Shell Script
7 15 (38.46%) Security Cleared
8 14 (35.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (33.33%) Veritas
9 13 (33.33%) DNS
10 12 (30.77%) ITIL
10 12 (30.77%) Puppet
10 12 (30.77%) Oracle ZFS
11 11 (28.21%) HPUX
12 10 (25.64%) Sun
12 10 (25.64%) SAN
12 10 (25.64%) CMDB
13 9 (23.08%) TCP/IP
13 9 (23.08%) LDAP
13 9 (23.08%) Middleware
14 8 (20.51%) Service Management
14 8 (20.51%) Management Information System
14 8 (20.51%) NetBackup
14 8 (20.51%) Client/Server
14 8 (20.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 8 (20.51%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (20.51%) Oracle Fusion
14 8 (20.51%) iSCSI

Solaris Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.26%) Apache
2 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (33.33%) DNS
2 10 (25.64%) SAN
3 9 (23.08%) LDAP
3 9 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 8 (20.51%) InfiniBand
4 8 (20.51%) iSCSI
5 4 (10.26%) DHCP
6 3 (7.69%) NAS
7 2 (5.13%) SSL
8 1 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (2.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) Oracle Database
1 8 (20.51%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (20.51%) Oracle Database 12c
1 8 (20.51%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (2.56%) Ingres
General
1 5 (12.82%) Banking
2 4 (10.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) Middleware
2 8 (20.51%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) CMDB
2 8 (20.51%) Client/Server
2 8 (20.51%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.13%) Clustering
5 1 (2.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Solaris
2 29 (74.36%) Unix
3 26 (66.67%) Linux
4 14 (35.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (28.21%) HPUX
6 6 (15.38%) AIX
7 3 (7.69%) OpenVMS
8 2 (5.13%) CentOS
8 2 (5.13%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) ITIL
2 8 (20.51%) Service Management
3 7 (17.95%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (10.26%) Kernel Tuning
4 4 (10.26%) Problem Management
4 4 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (5.13%) BCP
5 2 (5.13%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.13%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (5.13%) High Availability
5 2 (5.13%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.13%) Patch Management
5 2 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.13%) Project Management
6 1 (2.56%) Change Control
6 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.56%) Multithreading
6 1 (2.56%) Operations Management
6 1 (2.56%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (46.15%) Perl
2 17 (43.59%) Shell Script
3 5 (12.82%) Python
4 4 (10.26%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.56%) Bourne shell
5 1 (2.56%) C-shell
5 1 (2.56%) Korn
Qualifications
1 15 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 8 (20.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) NFS
2 4 (10.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (7.69%) Veritas File System
3 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.13%) Postfix
4 2 (5.13%) qmail
4 2 (5.13%) Samba
4 2 (5.13%) Sendmail
4 2 (5.13%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (30.77%) Oracle ZFS
1 12 (30.77%) Puppet
2 8 (20.51%) NetBackup
2 8 (20.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (10.26%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (10.26%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 4 (10.26%) yum
4 2 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.56%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 19 (48.72%) HP
2 18 (46.15%) Oracle
2 18 (46.15%) Red Hat
3 13 (33.33%) Veritas
4 10 (25.64%) Sun
5 6 (15.38%) VMware
6 2 (5.13%) NetApp
7 1 (2.56%) BMC
7 1 (2.56%) Cisco
7 1 (2.56%) EMC
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