Period
to 15 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Solaris Administrator was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Solaris Administrator
UK > England
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1150 1174 1208
Rank change year-on-year +24 +34 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a Solaris Administrator 11 21 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.007% 0.012% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.012% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 42
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +19.32%
10th Percentile £40,000 £39,000 £30,945
90th Percentile £58,750 £69,000 £61,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £48,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +19.32%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161139 168872 195709
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.88% 96.54% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 130742 142096 164826
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,431 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £48,725 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.58% +5.56% -

Solaris Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Solaris Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Solaris Administrator in England

Solaris Administrator
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Solaris Administrator in England

Solaris Administrator
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solaris Administrator in England over the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Solaris Administrator in England

Solaris Administrator
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris Administrator within the England region over the 6 months to 15 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +49 5 £55,000 -
London +3 5 £52,500 -19.23%
North of England +7 1 £40,000 - 1
North West +1 1 £40,000 - 1
Solaris Administrator
UK

Solaris Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, Solaris Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Solaris Administrator in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Solaris
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle
3 8 (72.73%) Unix
4 6 (54.55%) Linux
5 5 (45.45%) Shell Script
5 5 (45.45%) Sun
6 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
6 4 (36.36%) Veritas
6 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
7 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (27.27%) Oracle ZFS
7 3 (27.27%) NetBackup
7 3 (27.27%) Finance
7 3 (27.27%) ITIL
7 3 (27.27%) SAN
7 3 (27.27%) SQL
8 2 (18.18%) Java
8 2 (18.18%) Perl
8 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
8 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (18.18%) JBoss
8 2 (18.18%) SLA
8 2 (18.18%) DNS
8 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
8 2 (18.18%) Banking
8 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
8 2 (18.18%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
8 2 (18.18%) Oracle Linux

Solaris Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 2 (18.18%) JBoss
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) SAN
3 2 (18.18%) DNS
3 2 (18.18%) SSH
4 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
4 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) FTP
4 1 (9.09%) HTTP
4 1 (9.09%) LDAP
4 1 (9.09%) SMS
4 1 (9.09%) SMTP
4 1 (9.09%) SNMP
4 1 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Online Games
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Solaris
2 8 (72.73%) Unix
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (9.09%) AIX
6 1 (9.09%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
3 2 (18.18%) Capacity Management
3 2 (18.18%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) Benchmarking
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Server Hardening
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Test Management
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Shell Script
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) Perl
3 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
4 1 (9.09%) AWK
4 1 (9.09%) Bourne shell
4 1 (9.09%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) OCA
2 1 (9.09%) OCP
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (9.09%) RHCE
2 1 (9.09%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) GlusterFS
1 1 (9.09%) NFS
1 1 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) NetBackup
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (9.09%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle
2 5 (45.45%) Sun
3 4 (36.36%) Veritas
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
5 1 (9.09%) Brocade
5 1 (9.09%) EMC
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) NetApp
5 1 (9.09%) StorageTek
5 1 (9.09%) Veeam
5 1 (9.09%) VMware