The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 45 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 1 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 0.49% - 4.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.02% - 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Average salary £35,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Solaris
Hampshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Winchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
98 37 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 47.57% 29.37% 37.11%
Number of salaries quoted 98 35 69
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £45,000 £37,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

Solaris
Salary Trend in Winchester

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Winchester

Solaris
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Winchester 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 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Sun
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Altiris
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) iSeries
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) SUSE
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Winchester 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Wintel Server Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) Sun
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Altiris
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft