Period
to 21 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for Solaris skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Solaris over the 6 months to 21 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
21 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 118 143 149
Rank change year-on-year +25 +6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 28 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.21% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.44% 0.79% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 5
West Sussex median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £61,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -2.44% +106.72%
10th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £53,550
90th Percentile £85,000 £63,750 £63,750
South East median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +23.71% -3.00%

Solaris is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 630 505 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 27.30% 23.48% 27.08%
Number of salaries quoted 480 454 516
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,975 £22,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £56,250
South East median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +3.66% -3.53%

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing Solaris as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in West Sussex

Solaris
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Solaris in West Sussex

Solaris
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solaris in West Sussex over the 6 months to 21 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Solaris in West Sussex

Solaris
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 21 August 2019. 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
Gatwick -4 14 £62,500 +4.17%
Horsham - 8 - - 8
Solaris
South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 2019, IT jobs citing Solaris also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 28 (100.00%) Degree
2 21 (75.00%) ITIL
2 21 (75.00%) Unix
2 21 (75.00%) Information Security
3 20 (71.43%) Oracle
4 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
4 17 (60.71%) Management Information System
5 16 (57.14%) Linux
6 15 (53.57%) Windows
6 15 (53.57%) Azure
7 14 (50.00%) Mathematics
7 14 (50.00%) Computer Science
7 14 (50.00%) ServiceNow
7 14 (50.00%) Ticket Management
7 14 (50.00%) SLA
7 14 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 14 (50.00%) Finance
7 14 (50.00%) Firmware
7 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (50.00%) Centrify
8 13 (46.43%) Splunk
9 11 (39.29%) VMware
9 11 (39.29%) IIS
10 9 (32.14%) RHCE
11 8 (28.57%) High Availability
11 8 (28.57%) PowerShell
11 8 (28.57%) Security Hardening
12 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
12 7 (25.00%) Oracle ZFS
12 7 (25.00%) Driving Licence

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (39.29%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (53.57%) Azure
2 7 (25.00%) AWS
2 7 (25.00%) GCP
3 4 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
1 7 (25.00%) SAN
2 6 (21.43%) DHCP
2 6 (21.43%) DMZ
2 6 (21.43%) DNS
3 1 (3.57%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2017
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (7.14%) Big Data
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) JIRA
1 7 (25.00%) SonarQube
1 7 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Operations Support Engineer
1 8 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Administrator
2 7 (25.00%) Architect
2 7 (25.00%) Payments Architect
2 7 (25.00%) Security Architect
2 7 (25.00%) Solaris Administrator
2 7 (25.00%) Unix Administrator
3 6 (21.43%) CISSP Architect
4 4 (14.29%) DBA
4 4 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (7.14%) SQL DBA
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (7.14%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Unix Support
5 2 (7.14%) Unix Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Wintel Support
5 2 (7.14%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (7.14%) Kafka
2 2 (7.14%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (60.71%) Management Information System
2 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 7 (25.00%) Public Cloud
3 4 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Unix
2 16 (57.14%) Linux
3 15 (53.57%) Windows
4 7 (25.00%) CentOS
4 7 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Information Security
1 21 (75.00%) ITIL
2 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 14 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 14 (50.00%) Ticket Management
3 8 (28.57%) High Availability
3 8 (28.57%) Security Hardening
4 7 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 7 (25.00%) Business Development
4 7 (25.00%) Data Privacy
4 7 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 7 (25.00%) DevOps
4 7 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 7 (25.00%) Quality Management
4 7 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 7 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 7 (25.00%) Static Code Analysis
4 7 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 7 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 7 (25.00%) AWK
2 7 (25.00%) Bourne shell
2 7 (25.00%) C#
2 7 (25.00%) Java
2 7 (25.00%) Korn
2 7 (25.00%) Perl
2 7 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 6 (21.43%) C
4 4 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 4 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) Degree
2 9 (32.14%) RHCE
3 7 (25.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 7 (25.00%) CCSP
3 7 (25.00%) CISA
3 7 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (25.00%) CISM
3 7 (25.00%) CISSP
3 7 (25.00%) CLAS
3 7 (25.00%) CREST Certified
3 7 (25.00%) IISP
3 7 (25.00%) OCA
3 7 (25.00%) OCP
3 7 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
3 7 (25.00%) RHCSA
4 6 (21.43%) MCP
4 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (50.00%) SLA
2 7 (25.00%) GDPR
2 7 (25.00%) ISAE 3402
2 7 (25.00%) ISO 22301
2 7 (25.00%) ISO 31000
2 7 (25.00%) ISO 9001
2 7 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 7 (25.00%) NIST
2 7 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 7 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 14 (50.00%) Firmware
2 7 (25.00%) GlusterFS
2 7 (25.00%) ISA Server
2 7 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.14%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) IBM Guardium
1 7 (25.00%) Nessus
1 7 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle ZFS
1 7 (25.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 7 (25.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 7 (25.00%) Trend Micro Deep Security
1 7 (25.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 4 (14.29%) Data Guard
2 4 (14.29%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (7.14%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (71.43%) Oracle
2 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
3 14 (50.00%) Centrify
3 14 (50.00%) ServiceNow
4 13 (46.43%) Splunk
5 11 (39.29%) VMware
6 7 (25.00%) ArcSight
6 7 (25.00%) Cisco
6 7 (25.00%) EMC
6 7 (25.00%) Google
6 7 (25.00%) HP
6 7 (25.00%) IBM
6 7 (25.00%) Imperva
6 7 (25.00%) McAfee
6 7 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 7 (25.00%) StorageTek
6 7 (25.00%) Sun
6 7 (25.00%) Trend Micro
6 7 (25.00%) Tripwire
6 7 (25.00%) Veritas