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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank - 64 84
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 0 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton - 2.68% 0.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 8.20% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 21 8
Median salary - £31,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -40.00%  
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 Southampton with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 162 256 294
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 26.56% 32.65% 30.79%
Number of salaries quoted 157 250 243
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

Solaris
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Solaris in Southampton