The median annual salary for a Solaris Systems Administrator was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

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

Solaris System Administrator
UK
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 859 947 954
Rank change year-on-year +88 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Solaris Systems Administrator 2 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.014% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.015% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 15
Median salary £65,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.44% -10.00%  
UK excluding London median salary - £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26%  

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 83193 100058 106919
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.30% 96.32% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 69089 83978 87229
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Solaris Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Solaris Systems Administrator in the UK

Solaris Systems Administrator
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Solaris Systems Administrator in the UK

Solaris Systems Administrator
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris Systems Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 26 April 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 +87 2 £65,000 +13.04%
London +59 2 £65,000 +13.04%
Canary Wharf - 2 £65,000 -

Solaris Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, Solaris Systems 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 Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) EMC
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) Veritas
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (80.00%) Infoblox
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 4 (80.00%) Ansible
2 4 (80.00%) Docker
2 4 (80.00%) LXC
2 4 (80.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Front Office
3 1 (20.00%) Back Office
3 1 (20.00%) Clustering

Solaris Systems 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
2 1 (20.00%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (80.00%) Docker
2 4 (80.00%) LXC
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
2 4 (80.00%) Ansible
2 4 (80.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) EMC
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) Veritas
2 4 (80.00%) Infoblox
2 4 (80.00%) VMware