The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 53 83 66
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -17
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 16 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.37% 0.44% 1.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.47% 1.83% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 7
Average salary £44,000 £18,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+144.44% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Solaris
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
169 218 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 25.04% 24.09% 23.95%
Number of salaries quoted 154 201 155
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £47,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Solaris
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Solaris
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Warwick +30 16 £44,000 +44.26% 1
Solaris
West Midlands

Solaris
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 16 (94.12%) Clustering
2 11 (64.71%) UNIX
3 10 (58.82%) AIX
3 10 (58.82%) PowerHA
4 9 (52.94%) IBM
5 8 (47.06%) Linux
5 8 (47.06%) Veritas
6 7 (41.18%) Red Hat
6 7 (41.18%) SUSE
6 7 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
7 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (35.29%) VMware
7 6 (35.29%) VMware ESX
8 5 (29.41%) VMS
9 4 (23.53%) Legal
10 1 (5.88%) NAS
10 1 (5.88%) ITIL
10 1 (5.88%) HP
10 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (5.88%) SAN
10 1 (5.88%) NetApp
10 1 (5.88%) HPUX
10 1 (5.88%) Windows

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
1 1 (5.88%) NAS
General
1 4 (23.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Administrator
2 16 (94.12%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (52.94%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 9 (52.94%) UNIX Administrator
4 7 (41.18%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 7 (41.18%) Solaris Administrator
5 4 (23.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (23.53%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (23.53%) AIX Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Storage Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 16 (94.12%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) UNIX
2 10 (58.82%) AIX
3 8 (47.06%) Linux
4 7 (41.18%) SUSE
4 7 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (29.41%) VMS
6 1 (5.88%) HPUX
6 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.88%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) PowerHA
2 6 (35.29%) VMware ESX
2 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) IBM
2 8 (47.06%) Veritas
3 7 (41.18%) Red Hat
4 6 (35.29%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) NetApp
Warwick, Warwickshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £44000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago