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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 92 101 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 -  
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 6 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.72% 0.37% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.31% 1.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% -  

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 260 285 358
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 31.14% 26.54% 35.20%
Number of salaries quoted 235 194 281
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +19.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Solaris
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 4 £50,000 -
Solaris
South West

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

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

1 14 (82.35%) Linux
1 14 (82.35%) Cisco
1 14 (82.35%) VMware
2 13 (76.47%) CheckPoint
3 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (58.82%) Unix
4 9 (52.94%) Oracle
5 8 (47.06%) HP
6 7 (41.18%) Intel
6 7 (41.18%) Sun
6 7 (41.18%) ITIL
6 7 (41.18%) NetBackup
6 7 (41.18%) Project Management
6 7 (41.18%) Replication
6 7 (41.18%) PRINCE
6 7 (41.18%) SAN
6 7 (41.18%) Firewall
6 7 (41.18%) Incident Management
6 7 (41.18%) DV Cleared
6 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
6 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (41.18%) ProCurve
6 7 (41.18%) ITIL V3
6 7 (41.18%) F5
6 7 (41.18%) NetScaler
6 7 (41.18%) Data Centre
6 7 (41.18%) Driving Licence
7 6 (35.29%) Palo Alto
7 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (35.29%) GPG13

Solaris
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) Firewall
1 7 (41.18%) NetScaler
1 7 (41.18%) SAN
2 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) DHCP
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.88%) MySQL
General
1 3 (17.65%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) ArcSight Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) Technical Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Support
2 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
2 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 5 (29.41%) Support Team Leader
2 5 (29.41%) Team Leader
3 4 (23.53%) Firewall Support
4 3 (17.65%) Graduate
4 3 (17.65%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Network Support
6 1 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Support
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Regular Expression
2 3 (17.65%) CSS
2 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
2 3 (17.65%) HTML
2 3 (17.65%) JSON
2 3 (17.65%) REST
2 3 (17.65%) SOAP
2 3 (17.65%) Spring
2 3 (17.65%) Spring MVC
2 3 (17.65%) Web Services
2 3 (17.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Data Centre
1 7 (41.18%) Driving Licence
1 7 (41.18%) Replication
2 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
2 5 (29.41%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Linux
2 10 (58.82%) Unix
3 6 (35.29%) Windows
3 6 (35.29%) Windows 2000
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) Incident Management
2 7 (41.18%) ITIL
2 7 (41.18%) ITIL V3
2 7 (41.18%) PRINCE
2 7 (41.18%) Project Management
3 6 (35.29%) Content Development
3 6 (35.29%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (35.29%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (35.29%) SIEM
4 5 (29.41%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (29.41%) Information Assurance
4 5 (29.41%) Logistics
4 5 (29.41%) Security Operations
5 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
5 3 (17.65%) MVC
5 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
5 3 (17.65%) TDD
5 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) C
1 3 (17.65%) C++
1 3 (17.65%) Java
1 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.88%) Perl
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) Python
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) DV Cleared
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) MCITP
3 1 (5.88%) MCTS
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) GPG13
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) NetBackup
2 6 (35.29%) ArcSight ESM
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (5.88%) Nagios
3 1 (5.88%) OpenView
3 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Cisco
1 14 (82.35%) VMware
2 13 (76.47%) CheckPoint
3 9 (52.94%) Oracle
4 8 (47.06%) HP
5 7 (41.18%) F5
5 7 (41.18%) Intel
5 7 (41.18%) ProCurve
5 7 (41.18%) Sun
6 6 (35.29%) ArcSight
6 6 (35.29%) Crossbeam
6 6 (35.29%) Juniper
6 6 (35.29%) Palo Alto
6 6 (35.29%) Splunk
7 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.88%) Sophos