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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solaris System Administrator
Rank 933 874 877
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Solaris Systems Administrator 2 14 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.012% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.013% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 23
Average salary £47,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.54% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £32,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+44.61% -45.83%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
115980 107065 119193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.49% 94.69% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 94004 89146 102136
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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
Top 7 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -50 2 £47,000 -16.44%
East of England - 2 £47,000 -
Dunstable - 2 £47,000 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £47,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £47,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £47,000 -
South East - 2 £47,000 -

Solaris Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Solaris
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Perl
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) SAN
3 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
3 5 (71.43%) SUSE
4 4 (57.14%) Debian
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) AWK
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (57.14%) Data Guard
4 4 (57.14%) Middleware
4 4 (57.14%) Python
4 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
4 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
4 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 3 (42.86%) Sun
6 2 (28.57%) Remedy
6 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
6 2 (28.57%) DNS
6 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
6 2 (28.57%) Change Control

Solaris Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) SAN
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (14.29%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Solaris
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) SUSE
3 4 (57.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
2 2 (28.57%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Perl
2 4 (57.14%) AWK
2 4 (57.14%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
3 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) NFS
3 1 (14.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Sun
5 2 (28.57%) Remedy
6 1 (14.29%) HP
6 1 (14.29%) EMC
6 1 (14.29%) Veritas