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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Bedfordshire / Dunstable
Rank 28 24 17
Rank change year-on-year -4 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dunstable 1.20% 5.17% 1.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 7.89% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Median salary £50,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +8.69%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.44% -  

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 Dunstable with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Dunstable
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 5 38 5
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dunstable 6.02% 65.52% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5 29 5
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Dunstable

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dunstable 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 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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 23 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 Dunstable region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) C-shell
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Korn
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (66.67%) AWK
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database

Solaris
Top Related 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 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Unix DBA
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) AWK
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) C-shell
1 2 (66.67%) Korn
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle