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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 97 85 64
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -21
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 9 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.72% 1.44% 2.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.91% 6.58% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 22
Average salary £38,000 £60,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% +130.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £21,430
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
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
309 243 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 24.68% 21.91% 35.41%
Number of salaries quoted 260 204 340
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £49,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram 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 31 October 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
Chippenham -22 7 £37,500 -37.50%
Swindon -3 2 £46,250 +22.51% 5
Solaris
South West

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 18 (85.71%) UNIX
2 14 (66.67%) Linux
3 12 (57.14%) Oracle
4 10 (47.62%) ITIL
4 10 (47.62%) SAN
4 10 (47.62%) VMware
5 7 (33.33%) NetBackup
5 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 6 (28.57%) Sun
6 6 (28.57%) Windows
6 6 (28.57%) Project Management
6 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
6 6 (28.57%) HP
6 6 (28.57%) SUSE
6 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (23.81%) Data Guard
7 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
7 5 (23.81%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (23.81%) SCSA
7 5 (23.81%) RHCA
7 5 (23.81%) Sun Certification
7 5 (23.81%) HPUX
8 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
8 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
8 4 (19.05%) DNS
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
8 4 (19.05%) SQL
8 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
8 4 (19.05%) Symantec

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) SAN
2 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
2 4 (19.05%) DNS
3 1 (4.76%) Internet
3 1 (4.76%) NAS
3 1 (4.76%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) WAN
3 1 (4.76%) DHCP
3 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.76%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) DBA
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle DBA
1 5 (23.81%) UNIX Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Services Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Manager
4 2 (9.52%) UNIX Server Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Server Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) AS400
3 1 (4.76%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) UNIX
2 14 (66.67%) Linux
3 6 (28.57%) Windows
3 6 (28.57%) SUSE
3 6 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (23.81%) HPUX
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (14.29%) AIX
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) Project Management
3 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
3 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
4 3 (14.29%) Time Management
4 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 2 (9.52%) Network Design
5 2 (9.52%) Process Management
5 2 (9.52%) Change Management
5 2 (9.52%) Line Management
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
6 1 (4.76%) Change Control
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.76%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
1 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
2 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Sun Certification
1 5 (23.81%) SCSA
1 5 (23.81%) RHCA
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (14.29%) CCVP
3 3 (14.29%) CCSE
3 3 (14.29%) MCSE
3 3 (14.29%) CCIE
3 3 (14.29%) CCSP
3 3 (14.29%) CCNP
3 3 (14.29%) CCIP
3 3 (14.29%) CCDP
3 3 (14.29%) CISSP
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) COBIT
2 2 (9.52%) QA
2 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 5 (23.81%) Data Guard
3 2 (9.52%) Backup Exec
3 2 (9.52%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (9.52%) Legato
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Oracle
2 10 (47.62%) VMware
3 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (28.57%) Sun
4 6 (28.57%) HP
4 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 4 (19.05%) Symantec
6 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
6 3 (14.29%) NetApp
6 3 (14.29%) Cisco
6 3 (14.29%) IBM
6 3 (14.29%) Citrix
7 2 (9.52%) CommVault
7 2 (9.52%) EMC
7 2 (9.52%) Veritas
7 2 (9.52%) 3PAR
Swindon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago