Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Solaris skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Solaris over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 180 168
Rank change year-on-year +2 -12 +25
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 16 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.43% 0.53% 0.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.05% 2.23% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 11
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -24.51% +85.45%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,694 £32,000
90th Percentile £46,350 £55,000 £54,730
South West median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +10.39% -12.50% -7.37%

Solaris is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 781 898 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 21.11% 23.91% 19.98%
Number of salaries quoted 614 724 573
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,936
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +11.31% -10.16%
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £61,175 £65,000 £61,850
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Solaris as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Bristol

Solaris
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Solaris in Bristol

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solaris in Bristol over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Solaris in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT jobs citing Solaris also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) Oracle
2 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (62.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (62.50%) Oracle Database 12c
2 10 (62.50%) Oracle Database
3 9 (56.25%) Finance
3 9 (56.25%) .NET
3 9 (56.25%) C#
3 9 (56.25%) PL/SQL
4 8 (50.00%) SAP
4 8 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (50.00%) Programme Management
4 8 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 8 (50.00%) Electronics
4 8 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 8 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
4 8 (50.00%) Marketing
5 7 (43.75%) Linux
6 5 (31.25%) Unix
6 5 (31.25%) Windows
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (25.00%) LDAP
7 4 (25.00%) Degree
7 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (18.75%) Puppet
8 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
8 3 (18.75%) Apache
9 2 (12.50%) ITIL

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) GlassFish
2 1 (6.25%) JBoss
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (6.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle Database
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (6.25%) MariaDB
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 8 (50.00%) Electronics
2 8 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 8 (50.00%) Marketing
2 8 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle Developer
1 9 (56.25%) PL/SQL Developer
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) IT Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (6.25%) IT Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) LDAP
3 1 (6.25%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Unix
2 5 (31.25%) Windows
3 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Debian
5 1 (6.25%) AIX
5 1 (6.25%) CentOS
5 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 8 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
2 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 1 (6.25%) Data Management
4 1 (6.25%) IT Governance
4 1 (6.25%) Line Management
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Product Management
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (6.25%) Software Deployment
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) PL/SQL
3 2 (12.50%) Perl
3 2 (12.50%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) NFS
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) KVM
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle
2 8 (50.00%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) New Relic
3 1 (6.25%) NGA Human Resources
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) VMware