The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 131 102
Rank change year-on-year +12 -29  
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 1 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.074% 0.12% 0.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.24% 0.35% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 9
Median salary £40,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £47,250 £47,000
% change year-on-year -3.70% +0.53%  

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 421 571 453
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 31.28% 34.59% 28.60%
Number of salaries quoted 808 942 1078
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,875 £23,775 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Oxfordshire

Solaris
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Solaris in Oxfordshire

Solaris
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Oxford +6 1 £40,000 -
Solaris
South East

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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) EMC
1 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
1 6 (85.71%) Debian
1 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) CentOS
1 6 (85.71%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (42.86%) Open Source
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Juniper
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Sun
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) HL7
3 1 (14.29%) DICOM
3 1 (14.29%) Server Building
3 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Administrator
1 6 (85.71%) Linux Administrator
1 6 (85.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 6 (85.71%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) CentOS
1 6 (85.71%) Debian
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Server Building
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) DICOM
1 1 (14.29%) HL7
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) EMC
1 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
2 3 (42.86%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) Sun