The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 35 64 57
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -7
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 7 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 2.67% 0.43% 0.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.77% 1.40% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Solaris
Surrey

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

Operating Systems Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
65 143 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 24.81% 31.02% 34.22%
Number of salaries quoted 55 134 113
Average salary £43,750 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Solaris
Salary Trend in Woking

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Woking

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 15 (88.24%) Linux
1 15 (88.24%) Red Hat
2 14 (82.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (52.94%) TCP/IP
4 8 (47.06%) Puppet
5 7 (41.18%) Cisco
5 7 (41.18%) CheckPoint
6 5 (29.41%) Python
6 5 (29.41%) Perl
6 5 (29.41%) Migration
6 5 (29.41%) Ruby
7 4 (23.53%) SAN
8 3 (17.65%) Firewall
8 3 (17.65%) Finance
8 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
9 2 (11.76%) SLA
9 2 (11.76%) SQL
9 2 (11.76%) ITIL
9 2 (11.76%) Windows
9 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
9 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
9 2 (11.76%) HP
9 2 (11.76%) Dell
9 2 (11.76%) Citrix
9 2 (11.76%) CCA
9 2 (11.76%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
9 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
9 2 (11.76%) Nagios

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 (5.88%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) TCP/IP
2 4 (23.53%) SAN
3 3 (17.65%) Firewall
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Operations Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Development Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Support Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Linux
2 14 (82.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Migration
2 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
2 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Perl
1 5 (29.41%) Python
1 5 (29.41%) Ruby
2 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) CCA
1 2 (11.76%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
1 2 (11.76%) XenApp
1 2 (11.76%) XenServer
1 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
2 1 (5.88%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) Puppet
2 2 (11.76%) Cobbler
2 2 (11.76%) Nagios
2 2 (11.76%) WSUS
2 2 (11.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Red Hat
2 7 (41.18%) CheckPoint
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) Nimsoft
3 2 (11.76%) HP
3 2 (11.76%) Dell
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) Juniper
4 1 (5.88%) Fidessa
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