The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
West Sussex / Gatwick
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 - 27
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 2.11% - 0.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.76% - 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £60,750 - -
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £46,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +1.08% -1.07%  

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 Gatwick with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Gatwick
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 17 26 60
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 17.89% 15.29% 48.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 46
Median salary £57,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £27,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gatwick 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 Gatwick

Solaris
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Salary trend for Solaris in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 28 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) EMC
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) StorageTek
1 5 (100.00%) Veritas
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) Sun
1 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 5 (100.00%) Brocade
1 5 (100.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 5 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 5 (100.00%) GlusterFS
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 3 (60.00%) RHCSA
2 3 (60.00%) Server Hardening
2 3 (60.00%) Bourne shell
2 3 (60.00%) QMS
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (60.00%) Korn
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick 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 5 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) OLTP
1 2 (40.00%) VLDB
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Administrator
1 5 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (60.00%) Solaris Administrator
2 3 (60.00%) Unix Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (40.00%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) Benchmarking
2 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (60.00%) QMS
2 3 (60.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (60.00%) Server Hardening
3 2 (40.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) AWK
1 3 (60.00%) Bourne shell
1 3 (60.00%) Korn
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) OCA
1 3 (60.00%) OCP
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (60.00%) RHCE
1 3 (60.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) GlusterFS
1 5 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle ZFS
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 5 (100.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Brocade
1 5 (100.00%) EMC
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) StorageTek
1 5 (100.00%) Sun
1 5 (100.00%) Veritas
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) VMware