Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
South East > Surrey
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 215 184 259
Rank change year-on-year -31 +75 -66
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 34 70 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.59% 1.20% 0.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.16% 3.86% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 27 53 42
Surrey median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £42,160
Median salary % change year-on-year - +24.53% -15.68%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £58,750
South East median annual salary £51,250 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.38% +31.25% -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 Surrey with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,571 1,812 2,680
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 27.10% 31.16% 33.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1,388 1,620 2,400
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% -2.35%
10th Percentile £24,500 £22,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,250 £60,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Surrey

Solaris
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Solaris in Surrey

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solaris in Surrey over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Solaris in Surrey

Solaris
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 24 February 2018. 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
Woking -2 6 £57,500 +9.52%
Staines +7 3 £45,000 -14.29%
Chertsey - 3 £45,500 -
Epsom - 3 £52,500 - 2
Leatherhead +1 2 £53,750 +34.38%
Guildford -16 1 - -
Solaris
South East

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT jobs citing Solaris also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 34 (100.00%) Unix
2 28 (82.35%) Linux
3 27 (79.41%) Oracle
4 24 (70.59%) Sun
5 23 (67.65%) Red Hat
6 22 (64.71%) Shell Script
7 19 (55.88%) Capacity Management
8 17 (50.00%) Oracle ZFS
8 17 (50.00%) HP
8 17 (50.00%) Windows
9 16 (47.06%) SAN
9 16 (47.06%) NetApp
10 15 (44.12%) Brocade
11 14 (41.18%) PostgreSQL
11 14 (41.18%) MySQL
11 14 (41.18%) EMC
11 14 (41.18%) Kerberos
11 14 (41.18%) TCP/IP
11 14 (41.18%) DB2
11 14 (41.18%) LDAP
11 14 (41.18%) Patch Management
11 14 (41.18%) Red Hat Satellite
11 14 (41.18%) Performance Tuning
11 14 (41.18%) Kalman Filter
11 14 (41.18%) iptables
12 13 (38.24%) Cacti
12 13 (38.24%) Apache
12 13 (38.24%) Tomcat
12 13 (38.24%) Nagios
12 13 (38.24%) Samba

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (38.24%) Apache
1 13 (38.24%) Tomcat
2 6 (17.65%) JBoss
2 6 (17.65%) WebSphere
2 6 (17.65%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 16 (47.06%) SAN
2 14 (41.18%) Kerberos
2 14 (41.18%) TCP/IP
3 13 (38.24%) SSH
4 2 (5.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) DB2
1 14 (41.18%) MySQL
1 14 (41.18%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Unix Engineer
2 15 (44.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (26.47%) Administrator
4 5 (14.71%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Solaris Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Unix Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) DBA
6 2 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) Linux Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (5.88%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Forensic Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Malware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Clustering
2 3 (8.82%) AS400
2 3 (8.82%) Grid Computing
3 1 (2.94%) HACMP
3 1 (2.94%) LPAR
3 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Unix
2 28 (82.35%) Linux
3 17 (50.00%) Windows
4 7 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (8.82%) AIX
5 3 (8.82%) HPUX
5 3 (8.82%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (2.94%) CentOS
6 1 (2.94%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Capacity Management
2 14 (41.18%) Kalman Filter
2 14 (41.18%) Patch Management
2 14 (41.18%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (8.82%) ITIL
4 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
4 3 (8.82%) Software Licensing
5 2 (5.88%) Innovative Thinking
6 1 (2.94%) Forensic Analysis
6 1 (2.94%) Information Security
6 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.94%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) Shell Script
2 3 (8.82%) SQL
3 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) RHCE
1 3 (8.82%) RHCSA
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (2.94%) CFCE
3 1 (2.94%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (41.18%) iptables
2 13 (38.24%) Samba
3 4 (11.76%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (50.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 14 (41.18%) Red Hat Satellite
3 13 (38.24%) Cacti
3 13 (38.24%) Nagios
4 6 (17.65%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (11.76%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (8.82%) NetBackup
6 3 (8.82%) PureDisk
7 1 (2.94%) EnCase
Vendors
1 27 (79.41%) Oracle
2 24 (70.59%) Sun
3 23 (67.65%) Red Hat
4 17 (50.00%) HP
5 16 (47.06%) NetApp
6 15 (44.12%) Brocade
7 14 (41.18%) EMC
8 3 (8.82%) IBM
8 3 (8.82%) VMware