The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 95 110 92
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -18
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 5 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.42% 0.65% 0.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.70% 2.02% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 7
Median salary £58,500 £45,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -8.16%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
Solaris
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
294 446 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 24.79% 32.20% 28.98%
Number of salaries quoted 279 390 284
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,479
% change year-on-year
- +2.79%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex region citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Solaris
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Solaris Salary Trend in West Sussex

Solaris
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Gatwick - 5 £58,500 -
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing Solaris also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Unix
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (41.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 5 (41.67%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (41.67%) High Availability
3 5 (41.67%) Brocade
3 5 (41.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle ZFS
3 5 (41.67%) NetBackup
3 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (41.67%) SAN
3 5 (41.67%) StorageTek
3 5 (41.67%) Veritas
3 5 (41.67%) VLDB
3 5 (41.67%) Sun
3 5 (41.67%) OLTP
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle
4 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Satellite
4 3 (25.00%) GlusterFS
4 3 (25.00%) EMC VMAX
4 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (25.00%) MySQL
4 3 (25.00%) MS Excel

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Fibre Channel
1 5 (41.67%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) OLTP
1 5 (41.67%) VLDB
2 3 (25.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Administrator
2 5 (41.67%) IT Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) IT Support
2 5 (41.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Linux Support
3 4 (33.33%) Linux Support Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (25.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Support Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
6 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Solaris Administrator
6 1 (8.33%) VMware Support Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (25.00%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (8.33%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Unix
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (8.33%) AIX
4 1 (8.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (41.67%) High Availability
2 1 (8.33%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (41.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (25.00%) GlusterFS
3 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) NetBackup
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle ZFS
1 5 (41.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Brocade
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 5 (41.67%) StorageTek
2 5 (41.67%) Sun
2 5 (41.67%) Veritas
3 3 (25.00%) EMC
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) IBM