Period
to 8 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 8 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
8 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 95 135 129
Rank change year-on-year +40 -6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 8 2 7
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.81% 0.12% 0.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.83% 0.37% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Median annual salary £45,000 £67,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% - -
10th Percentile £42,500 £58,750 £38,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £76,250 £78,750
South West median annual salary £47,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.17% +8.24% +21.27%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 283 545 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 28.70% 33.35% 27.19%
Number of salaries quoted 218 426 344
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,450 £27,500 £27,725
90th Percentile £82,500 £62,500 £64,625
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - -3.61% +10.67%

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Gloucestershire

Solaris
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Solaris in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for Solaris in Gloucestershire

Solaris
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 8 July 2020. 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
Gloucester - 4 - -
Cheltenham - 3 £45,000 -
Solaris
South West

For the 6 months to 8 July 2020, IT jobs citing Solaris also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) Change Management
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Migration
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Backup Exec
3 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) XenApp
3 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 4 (50.00%) Veeam
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) vSphere
3 4 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Office 365
3 4 (50.00%) NetScaler
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (50.00%) HPUX
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (50.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 4 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 4 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) HTTP
3 3 (37.50%) Internet
3 3 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) SMTP
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Incident Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Incident Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) HPUX
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Unix
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (50.00%) Change Management
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 4 (50.00%) Migration
1 4 (50.00%) Project Delivery
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (25.00%) Behavioural Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Forensic Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CCNA
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (50.00%) MCSA
1 4 (50.00%) MCSE
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (50.00%) vSphere
1 4 (50.00%) XenApp
1 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 4 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) Citrix
1 4 (50.00%) Dell
1 4 (50.00%) HP
1 4 (50.00%) McAfee
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
1 4 (50.00%) Veeam
1 4 (50.00%) VMware