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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 110 114 110
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 6 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.42% 0.071% 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.29% 0.21% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 3
Median salary £56,250 - £43,000
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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 466 479 407
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 33.00% 33.88% 29.93%
Number of salaries quoted 424 368 320
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 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
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) EMC
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) CentOS
1 6 (100.00%) Debian
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Juniper

Solaris
Top Related 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 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Administrator
1 6 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 6 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 6 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) CentOS
1 6 (100.00%) Debian
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) EMC
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (50.00%) Juniper
Oxford, Oxfordshire
United Kingdom Energy Authority, CCFE
Salary: From £44,192 to £49,400 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
STFC
Salary: From £37,415 to £41,572 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago