The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 99 75 74
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -1
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 3 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.26% 1.41% 1.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.85% 5.02% 5.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 12
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £32,165
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +63.22%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Solaris
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
354 279 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 30.26% 28.15% 24.76%
Number of salaries quoted 301 241 218
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Solaris
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Solaris
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
Swindon -2 3 £45,000 - 6
Solaris
South West

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (78.57%) Red Hat
2 11 (78.57%) Shell Script
3 10 (71.43%) UNIX
4 9 (64.29%) Sun
4 9 (64.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (42.86%) Change Management
5 6 (42.86%) SLA
5 6 (42.86%) MySQL
6 5 (35.71%) Oracle
6 5 (35.71%) ITIL
6 5 (35.71%) Sun Certification
6 5 (35.71%) Apache
6 5 (35.71%) SCSA
7 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 4 (28.57%) CentOS
7 4 (28.57%) RHCA
7 4 (28.57%) SUSE
7 4 (28.57%) HP
7 4 (28.57%) Symantec
8 3 (21.43%) NetApp
8 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
8 3 (21.43%) VMware
8 3 (21.43%) NetBackup
8 3 (21.43%) NAS
8 3 (21.43%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (14.29%) DevOps
9 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (14.29%) SAN

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (35.71%) Apache
2 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.14%) GlassFish
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) NAS
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Systems Administrator
1 9 (64.29%) Administrator
2 5 (35.71%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (21.43%) Solaris Administrator
4 3 (21.43%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 2 (14.29%) UNIX Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) UNIX
3 9 (64.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (28.57%) SUSE
4 4 (28.57%) CentOS
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (14.29%) HPUX
7 1 (7.14%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Change Management
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) High Availability
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.14%) Korn
2 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
2 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Sun Certification
1 5 (35.71%) SCSA
2 4 (28.57%) RHCA
2 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) RHCSA
3 1 (7.14%) RHCE
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) NetBackup
2 1 (7.14%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) Opsview
2 1 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Red Hat
2 9 (64.29%) Sun
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle
4 4 (28.57%) Symantec
4 4 (28.57%) HP
5 3 (21.43%) NetApp
5 3 (21.43%) VMware
6 1 (7.14%) Veritas
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