The median annual salary for a Solaris Administrator was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Solaris Administrator
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 867 903 933
Rank change year-on-year +36 +30  
Permanent jobs requiring a Solaris Administrator 5 21 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.022% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.022% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 28
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% -15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +37.50% -20.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 84528 93714 106901
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 69082 78988 88114
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Solaris Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Solaris Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Solaris Administrator in the UK

Solaris Administrator
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Solaris Administrator in the UK

Solaris Administrator
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solaris Administrator over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Solaris Administrator in the UK

Solaris Administrator
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +45 5 £55,000 -16.98%
London +20 2 £66,250 -1.85%
Bedfordshire +18 2 £53,750 -10.41%
East of England +5 2 £53,750 -10.41%
Dunstable -5 2 £53,750 -10.41%
South East +54 1 £62,500 -21.87%
City of London - 1 £80,000 -
Gatwick - 1 £62,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £62,500 -

Solaris Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 Solaris Administrator in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Unix
1 13 (100.00%) Solaris
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) Oracle
3 9 (69.23%) Veritas
4 8 (61.54%) Red Hat
4 8 (61.54%) Perl
4 8 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (53.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 7 (53.85%) Red Hat Satellite
5 7 (53.85%) EMC
5 7 (53.85%) SAN
5 7 (53.85%) Shell Script
5 7 (53.85%) VMware
6 5 (38.46%) Sun
6 5 (38.46%) DNS
7 4 (30.77%) DHCP
7 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
7 4 (30.77%) Finance
7 4 (30.77%) Ansible
7 4 (30.77%) Docker
7 4 (30.77%) LXC
7 4 (30.77%) Infoblox
7 4 (30.77%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (30.77%) Puppet
7 4 (30.77%) Oracle ZFS
8 3 (23.08%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (23.08%) QMS
8 3 (23.08%) CentOS
8 3 (23.08%) Bourne shell

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 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) SAN
2 5 (38.46%) DNS
3 4 (30.77%) DHCP
4 3 (23.08%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (7.69%) Internet
5 1 (7.69%) SMTP
5 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) Solaris
1 13 (100.00%) Unix
2 8 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (23.08%) CentOS
4 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
2 3 (23.08%) Benchmarking
2 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
2 3 (23.08%) Change Management
2 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (23.08%) Information Security
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Mathematics
2 3 (23.08%) QMS
2 3 (23.08%) Quality Management
2 3 (23.08%) Server Hardening
3 2 (15.38%) Data Security
3 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
3 2 (15.38%) Presales
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Perl
2 7 (53.85%) Shell Script
3 3 (23.08%) AWK
3 3 (23.08%) Bourne shell
3 3 (23.08%) Korn
4 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
1 3 (23.08%) OCA
1 3 (23.08%) OCP
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (23.08%) RHCE
1 3 (23.08%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (30.77%) Docker
2 4 (30.77%) LXC
3 3 (23.08%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Red Hat Satellite
2 4 (30.77%) Ansible
2 4 (30.77%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle ZFS
2 4 (30.77%) Puppet
3 3 (23.08%) NetBackup
3 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 3 (23.08%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle
2 9 (69.23%) Veritas
3 8 (61.54%) Red Hat
4 7 (53.85%) EMC
4 7 (53.85%) VMware
5 5 (38.46%) Sun
6 4 (30.77%) Infoblox
7 3 (23.08%) Brocade
7 3 (23.08%) HP
7 3 (23.08%) StorageTek
8 2 (15.38%) Citrix
9 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
9 1 (7.69%) Yahoo!