The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 23 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 19 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 9.84% 0.41% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.67% 1.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 0
Average salary £44,000 £30,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.26% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Solaris
Warwickshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Warwick region.

Operating Systems Category
Warwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
60 54 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 31.09% 22.13% 23.79%
Number of salaries quoted 58 48 49
Average salary £44,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Warwick region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

Solaris
Salary Trend in Warwick

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Warwick region.

Solaris Salary Trend in Warwick

Solaris
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Warwick region citing Solaris also 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 that cited Solaris.

1 19 (100.00%) Clustering
2 14 (73.68%) UNIX
3 13 (68.42%) AIX
3 13 (68.42%) PowerHA
4 11 (57.89%) IBM
5 10 (52.63%) Veritas
6 9 (47.37%) Linux
7 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
8 7 (36.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
8 7 (36.84%) SUSE
9 6 (31.58%) VMware ESX
10 5 (26.32%) VMware
10 5 (26.32%) VMS
10 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (21.05%) Legal

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Warwick region citing Solaris also 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 that cited Solaris. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 4 (21.05%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 19 (100.00%) Administrator
2 10 (52.63%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 10 (52.63%) UNIX Administrator
3 7 (36.84%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 7 (36.84%) Solaris Administrator
4 6 (31.58%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (31.58%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (31.58%) AIX Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 19 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) UNIX
2 13 (68.42%) AIX
3 9 (47.37%) Linux
4 7 (36.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (36.84%) SUSE
5 5 (26.32%) VMS
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) PowerHA
2 6 (31.58%) VMware ESX
3 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) IBM
2 10 (52.63%) Veritas
3 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
4 5 (26.32%) VMware