Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dunstable 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
Bedfordshire > Dunstable
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 5 11
Rank change year-on-year -16 +6 +9
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 15 9 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dunstable 10.49% 19.57% 22.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.69% 45.00% 52.81%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 28
Dunstable median annual salary £56,250 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +11.11% +27.66%
10th Percentile £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £47,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.82% +8.33% -5.26%

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 Dunstable with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Dunstable
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 26 20 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dunstable 18.18% 43.48% 41.98%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 68
Dunstable median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £27,250 £21,850 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £56,250
Bedfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +12.50%

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Dunstable

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

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Dunstable

Solaris
Salary Trend in Dunstable

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

Salary trend for Solaris in Dunstable

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Dunstable

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solaris in Dunstable over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Solaris in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Dunstable region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 11 (73.33%) Unix
2 10 (66.67%) Oracle
3 9 (60.00%) Windows
4 8 (53.33%) Linux
5 7 (46.67%) Citrix
5 7 (46.67%) Data Security
5 7 (46.67%) VMware
6 6 (40.00%) Finance
6 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (40.00%) Red Hat
6 6 (40.00%) SLA
7 5 (33.33%) SAN
7 5 (33.33%) EMC
7 5 (33.33%) Banking
7 5 (33.33%) Symmetrix
7 5 (33.33%) Presales
7 5 (33.33%) EMC VNX
8 4 (26.67%) Product Management
9 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
9 3 (20.00%) Middleware
9 3 (20.00%) AIX
10 2 (13.33%) Task Automation
10 2 (13.33%) EMC VMAX
10 2 (13.33%) Fintech
10 2 (13.33%) Cisco
10 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
10 2 (13.33%) Python
10 2 (13.33%) Firewall
10 2 (13.33%) SQL
10 2 (13.33%) Veritas

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dunstable 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 1 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) ATM
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) LDAP
3 1 (6.67%) SSH
3 1 (6.67%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Architect
1 7 (46.67%) Unix Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Storage Specialist
3 4 (26.67%) Backup Specialist
3 4 (26.67%) Storage and Backup Specialist
4 3 (20.00%) Citrix Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle Technical Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Technical Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Storage Specialist
5 2 (13.33%) Solaris Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) Unix Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Storage Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Trainee
6 1 (6.67%) Trainee Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) EMC VNX
1 5 (33.33%) Symmetrix
2 2 (13.33%) EMC VMAX
2 2 (13.33%) Fintech
3 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
3 1 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Unix
2 9 (60.00%) Windows
3 8 (53.33%) Linux
4 3 (20.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Data Security
2 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (33.33%) Presales
4 4 (26.67%) Product Management
5 2 (13.33%) Operations Management
5 2 (13.33%) Task Automation
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Python
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Bourne shell
2 1 (6.67%) C-shell
2 1 (6.67%) Erlang
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) Perl
2 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (6.67%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (6.67%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 7 (46.67%) Citrix
2 7 (46.67%) VMware
3 6 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (33.33%) EMC
5 2 (13.33%) Brocade
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Veritas
5 2 (13.33%) VocaLink
6 1 (6.67%) BMC
6 1 (6.67%) Thales