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

Sun Microsystems Solaris
Cheshire / Knutsford
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 23 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 -  
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 3.45% 2.44% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.82% 9.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £46,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% -  
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 Knutsford with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Knutsford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 34 21 35
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 39.08% 25.61% 20.96%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 27
Median salary £44,000 £31,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.68% -7.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £58,400 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Knutsford 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 Knutsford

Solaris
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Salary trend for Solaris in Knutsford

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

1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) AIX
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) IaaS
3 2 (40.00%) Resource Allocation
3 2 (40.00%) SSH
3 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (40.00%) SSH
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) AIX Specialist
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 3 (60.00%) Solaris Specialist
1 3 (60.00%) Unix Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) AIX
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Resource Allocation