The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 56 65
Rank change year-on-year -4 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 1 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.24% 0.59% 0.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.01% 2.36% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.63% +22.22%  
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £46,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year -1.07% -  

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 Swindon with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 99 127 139
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 24.09% 24.80% 23.60%
Number of salaries quoted 82 108 123
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,900 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

Solaris
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Solaris in Swindon

For the 6 months to 27 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Security Patching
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Firmware
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) BMC
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) IT Support
3 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Linux Support
3 1 (33.33%) Linux Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Operations Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Security Patching
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) BMC
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy