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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 86 71 65
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -6
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 7 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.64% 2.24% 1.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.57% 9.54% 6.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3 21 14
Average salary £37,500 £49,500 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.24% +81.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £34,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £60,000 £41,450
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year
- +1.69%
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
272 241 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 24.84% 23.49% 24.79%
Number of salaries quoted 209 218 216
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 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 +6 4 - - 2
Chippenham -4 3 £37,500 -13.29%
Solaris
South West

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (83.87%) UNIX
3 21 (67.74%) Sun
3 21 (67.74%) Shell Script
4 20 (64.52%) Red Hat
5 19 (61.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (51.61%) ITIL
7 13 (41.94%) SLA
8 12 (38.71%) HP
8 12 (38.71%) Sun Certification
8 12 (38.71%) Symantec
8 12 (38.71%) SUSE
8 12 (38.71%) SCSA
9 11 (35.48%) NetBackup
10 10 (32.26%) RHCA
11 9 (29.03%) VMware
11 9 (29.03%) PRINCE2
12 8 (25.81%) MySQL
12 8 (25.81%) Oracle
12 8 (25.81%) SAN
12 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
12 8 (25.81%) Change Management
13 7 (22.58%) HPUX
13 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
14 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
14 6 (19.35%) NAS
14 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (19.35%) CentOS
14 6 (19.35%) Apache
14 6 (19.35%) NetApp

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 6 (19.35%) Apache
2 5 (16.13%) Tomcat
3 3 (9.68%) IIS
4 1 (3.23%) GlassFish
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
1 8 (25.81%) SAN
2 6 (19.35%) NAS
3 5 (16.13%) Firewall
4 3 (9.68%) DNS
4 3 (9.68%) LAN
4 3 (9.68%) WAN
4 3 (9.68%) DHCP
4 3 (9.68%) Ethernet
4 3 (9.68%) SNMP
5 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) MySQL
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Subversion
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Linux Engineer
2 11 (35.48%) Systems Administrator
2 11 (35.48%) Administrator
3 7 (22.58%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 7 (22.58%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (16.13%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 5 (16.13%) Security Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) UNIX Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Solaris Administrator
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Security Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (6.45%) Server Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Linux Server Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Linux Support
8 1 (3.23%) Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Technical Specialist
8 1 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (3.23%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (83.87%) UNIX
3 19 (61.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (38.71%) SUSE
5 7 (22.58%) HPUX
6 6 (19.35%) CentOS
7 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (16.13%) Windows
7 5 (16.13%) Windows 2000
7 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (16.13%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) ITIL
2 9 (29.03%) PRINCE2
3 8 (25.81%) Change Management
4 6 (19.35%) Project Management
5 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
6 4 (12.90%) Coaching
7 3 (9.68%) Change Control
7 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (9.68%) ITIL V3
7 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.45%) High Availability
9 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.23%) CRM
9 1 (3.23%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 21 (67.74%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.23%) Korn
2 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.23%) Perl
2 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Sun Certification
1 12 (38.71%) SCSA
2 10 (32.26%) RHCA
3 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
4 3 (9.68%) MCP
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (6.45%) RHCSA
5 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (41.94%) SLA
2 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (35.48%) NetBackup
2 3 (9.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (3.23%) Nagios
3 1 (3.23%) Puppet
3 1 (3.23%) Opsview
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Sun
2 20 (64.52%) Red Hat
3 12 (38.71%) HP
3 12 (38.71%) Symantec
4 9 (29.03%) VMware
5 8 (25.81%) Oracle
6 6 (19.35%) NetApp
7 5 (16.13%) CheckPoint
7 5 (16.13%) Cisco
7 5 (16.13%) Juniper
7 5 (16.13%) Blue Coat
7 5 (16.13%) Sourcefire
7 5 (16.13%) Crossbeam
7 5 (16.13%) F5
8 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
9 1 (3.23%) Twitter
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