The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for Solaris skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
London / Croydon
Rank 36 42 33
Rank change year-on-year +6 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 1.14% 0.79% 0.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.41% 2.08% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Median salary £72,500 £47,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.43% -21.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% -  

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

Operating System Skills
Croydon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 37 96 57
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 21.14% 38.10% 34.55%
Number of salaries quoted 30 88 44
Median salary £34,500 £37,500 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +47.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,100 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon citing Solaris as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Croydon

Solaris
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Salary trend for Solaris in Croydon

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Croydon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solaris in Croydon over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Solaris in Croydon

Solaris
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Solaris also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 8 (100.00%) Unix
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
3 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (25.00%) Ansible
5 2 (25.00%) Ruby
5 2 (25.00%) YAML
5 2 (25.00%) Open Source
5 2 (25.00%) Puppet
5 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (25.00%) LDAP
5 2 (25.00%) NFS
5 2 (25.00%) AIX
5 2 (25.00%) Perl
5 2 (25.00%) PHP
6 1 (12.50%) High Availability
6 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Unix Scripter
4 1 (12.50%) Unix Scripting Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) YAML
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (25.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Perl
1 2 (25.00%) PHP
1 2 (25.00%) Python
1 2 (25.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (25.00%) Ansible
2 2 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Red Hat