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

Sun Microsystems Solaris
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 89
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex - - 0.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £24,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,250 £46,500
% change year-on-year -2.64% +1.61%  

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 Essex with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 255 234 244
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 26.45% 23.68% 19.60%
Number of salaries quoted 214 190 144
Median salary £35,614 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.20% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

Solaris
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Solaris in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Essex region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows NT
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Server Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Database Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Database Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior DBA
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Technical Support
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Sun