Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
South East > Kent
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 127 138
Rank change year-on-year +19 +11 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 2 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.15% 0.12% 0.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.63% 0.46% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +39.34% -51.20%
South East median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +37.50% -20.00%

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 Kent with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 320 435 761
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 24.15% 25.23% 34.97%
Number of salaries quoted 279 384 674
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.60% -3.75%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,325 £24,000
90th Percentile £62,750 £58,750 £55,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing Solaris as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Kent

Solaris
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Solaris in Kent

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solaris in Kent over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Solaris in Kent

Solaris
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Kent region over the 6 months to 22 November 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
Maidstone - 1 £40,000 -
Whitstable - 1 £25,500 - 1
Solaris
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Kent region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) HL7
2 1 (50.00%) DICOM
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Server Building
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (50.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Server Building
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) DICOM
1 1 (50.00%) HL7
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat