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

Sun Microsystems Solaris
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 65 66
Rank change year-on-year +11 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 2 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.49% 0.83% 0.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.74% 2.81% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Median salary £42,000 £48,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -  
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 Swindon with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 115 178 116
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 27.91% 29.67% 19.97%
Number of salaries quoted 87 166 85
Median salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,820
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.40% -0.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
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

Solaris
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Security Patching
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Security Patching
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat