Period
to 16 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Solaris Administrator was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Solaris Administrator
UK
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1182 1197 1284
Rank change year-on-year +15 +87 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Solaris Administrator 3 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.001% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.001% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 12
UK median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +15.56% +6.64%
10th Percentile £51,500 £65,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £61,300 £65,000 £62,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £61,500 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 170935 178789 207568
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.94% 96.51% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 137524 149261 173163
UK median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

Senior Solaris Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Senior Solaris Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Solaris Administrator in the UK

Senior Solaris Administrator
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Solaris Administrator in the UK

Senior Solaris Administrator
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Solaris Administrator within the UK over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. 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
England +28 3 £55,000 -15.38%
London +17 2 £53,750 -17.31%
South East - 1 £61,500 -
UK excluding London - 1 £61,500 -

Senior Solaris Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, Senior Solaris Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior Solaris Administrator in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Sun
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) LDAP
3 1 (33.33%) SMTP
3 1 (33.33%) FTP
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) NFS
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) OCP

Senior Solaris Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) FTP
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) LDAP
2 1 (33.33%) SMTP
2 1 (33.33%) SNMP
2 1 (33.33%) SSH
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Benchmarking
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) AWK
2 1 (33.33%) Bourne shell
2 1 (33.33%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) OCA
1 1 (33.33%) OCP
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (33.33%) RHCE
1 1 (33.33%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) GlusterFS
1 1 (33.33%) NFS
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Sun
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) Brocade
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) StorageTek
3 1 (33.33%) VMware