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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 88 78 76
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 17 20 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.48% 1.86% 1.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.16% 8.73% 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 17
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,000 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £38,900
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
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
276 229 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 24.04% 21.32% 33.84%
Number of salaries quoted 247 198 346
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,150 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 19 December 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
Swindon +12 10 £40,000 +5.96% 6
Chippenham -23 7 £38,000 -24.00% 3
Solaris
South West

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 26 (89.66%) Linux
2 25 (86.21%) UNIX
3 16 (55.17%) ITIL
4 12 (41.38%) Oracle
4 12 (41.38%) Sun
4 12 (41.38%) NetBackup
5 11 (37.93%) SAN
5 11 (37.93%) Red Hat
5 11 (37.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (34.48%) VMware
7 9 (31.03%) HP
7 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
7 9 (31.03%) Shell Script
7 9 (31.03%) SUSE
7 9 (31.03%) SLA
8 8 (27.59%) Windows
8 8 (27.59%) PRINCE2
9 7 (24.14%) CheckPoint
9 7 (24.14%) Symantec
9 7 (24.14%) Cisco
9 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (24.14%) HPUX
9 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (24.14%) RHCA
9 7 (24.14%) Sun Certification
9 7 (24.14%) SCSA
9 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
10 6 (20.69%) Project Management
11 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 3 (10.34%) IIS
2 2 (6.90%) Apache
2 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) SAN
2 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
3 5 (17.24%) Firewall
4 4 (13.79%) DNS
5 3 (10.34%) LAN
5 3 (10.34%) WAN
5 3 (10.34%) DHCP
5 3 (10.34%) Ethernet
5 3 (10.34%) SNMP
5 3 (10.34%) NAS
6 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) MySQL
General
1 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) UNIX Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) DBA
3 5 (17.24%) Oracle DBA
3 5 (17.24%) Security Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Security Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Server Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Solaris Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Linux Support
6 2 (6.90%) Linux Server Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) UNIX Server Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) UNIX Support
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) .NET
2 2 (6.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 26 (89.66%) Linux
2 25 (86.21%) UNIX
3 11 (37.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (31.03%) SUSE
5 8 (27.59%) Windows
6 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (24.14%) HPUX
6 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (17.24%) Windows 2000
8 2 (6.90%) CentOS
8 2 (6.90%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (3.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) ITIL
2 8 (27.59%) PRINCE2
3 6 (20.69%) Project Management
4 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
5 4 (13.79%) Change Management
5 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
5 4 (13.79%) Coaching
6 3 (10.34%) ITIL V3
6 3 (10.34%) Change Control
6 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.90%) Process Management
7 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.90%) Network Design
8 1 (3.45%) Time Management
8 1 (3.45%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) Shell Script
2 3 (10.34%) SQL
3 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Sun Certification
1 7 (24.14%) SCSA
1 7 (24.14%) RHCA
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (10.34%) MCP
4 2 (6.90%) MCSE
4 2 (6.90%) CCIE
4 2 (6.90%) CCSP
4 2 (6.90%) CCNP
4 2 (6.90%) CCIP
4 2 (6.90%) CCDP
4 2 (6.90%) CISSP
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.90%) CCSE
4 2 (6.90%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (31.03%) SLA
2 2 (6.90%) QA
3 1 (3.45%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (41.38%) NetBackup
2 5 (17.24%) Data Guard
3 3 (10.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (6.90%) Legato
4 2 (6.90%) Backup Exec
4 2 (6.90%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Sun
1 12 (41.38%) Oracle
2 11 (37.93%) Red Hat
3 10 (34.48%) VMware
4 9 (31.03%) HP
5 7 (24.14%) Cisco
5 7 (24.14%) CheckPoint
5 7 (24.14%) Symantec
6 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
7 5 (17.24%) F5
7 5 (17.24%) NetApp
7 5 (17.24%) Blue Coat
7 5 (17.24%) Sourcefire
7 5 (17.24%) Crossbeam
7 5 (17.24%) Juniper
8 2 (6.90%) CommVault
8 2 (6.90%) EMC
8 2 (6.90%) 3PAR
8 2 (6.90%) Veritas
9 1 (3.45%) Citrix
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £45001 per annum + 5% on call bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + On Call plus Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago