Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
South West > Bristol
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 154 191 158
Rank change year-on-year +37 -33 +29
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 31 10 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.88% 0.27% 0.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.80% 1.04% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 25 4 27
Bristol median annual salary £42,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.00% +5.26% +72.73%
10th Percentile £36,000 £42,375 £25,750
90th Percentile £45,750 £55,000 £54,442
South West median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +4.71% -3.41% -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 816 958 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 23.06% 26.33% 17.55%
Number of salaries quoted 641 767 477
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £63,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £39,750 £36,500
% change year-on-year +0.63% +8.90% -2.67%

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 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Solaris in Bristol

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 23 (74.19%) Linux
2 21 (67.74%) Unix
3 20 (64.52%) Finance
4 15 (48.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (45.16%) Puppet
5 14 (45.16%) Configuration Management
6 12 (38.71%) CentOS
7 11 (35.48%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (35.48%) Digital Marketing
7 11 (35.48%) Electronics
7 11 (35.48%) Telecoms
7 11 (35.48%) Manufacturing
7 11 (35.48%) Programme Management
7 11 (35.48%) Marketing
7 11 (35.48%) Red Hat
7 11 (35.48%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (35.48%) SAP
8 10 (32.26%) ITIL
8 10 (32.26%) Apache
8 10 (32.26%) SQL
8 10 (32.26%) ITIL V3
8 10 (32.26%) Bash Shell
9 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database 12c
9 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database
9 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (29.03%) Oracle
9 9 (29.03%) Windows
9 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
9 9 (29.03%) LDAP
9 9 (29.03%) Degree

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 10 (32.26%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) GlassFish
2 1 (3.23%) JBoss
2 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) iSCSI
2 2 (6.45%) DHCP
2 2 (6.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.23%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database
1 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (9.68%) MariaDB
2 3 (9.68%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (64.52%) Finance
2 11 (35.48%) Electronics
2 11 (35.48%) Manufacturing
2 11 (35.48%) Marketing
2 11 (35.48%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.45%) Law
4 1 (3.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Administrator
1 13 (41.94%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (25.81%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle Developer
2 8 (25.81%) PL/SQL Developer
2 8 (25.81%) SQL Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 6 (19.35%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (19.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (12.90%) Unix Administrator
5 4 (12.90%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (12.90%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 3 (9.68%) Unix Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Unix Linux Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) IT Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) IT Support
8 1 (3.23%) IT Technician
8 1 (3.23%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) LDAP
2 8 (25.81%) .NET
3 2 (6.45%) 802.1X
4 1 (3.23%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Clustering
2 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.23%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (3.23%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 23 (74.19%) Linux
2 21 (67.74%) Unix
3 15 (48.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (38.71%) CentOS
5 9 (29.03%) Windows
6 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
7 2 (6.45%) AIX
7 2 (6.45%) Debian
8 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Configuration Management
2 11 (35.48%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (35.48%) Digital Marketing
2 11 (35.48%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (35.48%) Programme Management
3 10 (32.26%) ITIL
3 10 (32.26%) ITIL V3
4 8 (25.81%) Critical Thinking
5 7 (22.58%) Project Management
6 6 (19.35%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 6 (19.35%) Line Management
6 6 (19.35%) Software Deployment
7 3 (9.68%) Data Protection
8 2 (6.45%) Server Management
9 1 (3.23%) DevOps
9 1 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (3.23%) Product Management
9 1 (3.23%) Server Monitoring
9 1 (3.23%) Server Virtualisation
9 1 (3.23%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) Bash Shell
1 10 (32.26%) SQL
2 8 (25.81%) C#
2 8 (25.81%) PL/SQL
3 4 (12.90%) Perl
3 4 (12.90%) Python
3 4 (12.90%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.23%) Java
4 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) GDPR
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
2 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.23%) Docker
4 1 (3.23%) KVM
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (45.16%) Puppet
2 4 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.45%) Galera Cluster
4 1 (3.23%) Kubernetes
4 1 (3.23%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Red Hat
1 11 (35.48%) SAP
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 9 (29.03%) Oracle
3 6 (19.35%) VMware
4 1 (3.23%) New Relic
4 1 (3.23%) NGA Human Resources