Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 140 139
Rank change year-on-year -7 -1 +20
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 7 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.27% 0.20% 0.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.20% 0.68% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 12
West Sussex median annual salary £51,250 £61,500 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +5.13% +30.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £60,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,250 £60,250
South East median annual salary £58,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.48% -4.55% +35.80%

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 582 590 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 22.77% 28.99% 26.97%
Number of salaries quoted 480 536 568
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,725 £24,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £61,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +4.29%

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 13 December 2018.

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 13 December 2018. 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 -11 5 £62,500 +1.63%
Worthing - 2 £40,000 - 1
Solaris
South East

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (71.43%) Problem Management
2 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 5 (71.43%) Change Management
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 4 (57.14%) SAN
4 3 (42.86%) IIS
4 3 (42.86%) Internet
4 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) DHCP
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) PKI
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) SCCM
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010

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 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (42.86%) IIS
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
1 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
1 3 (42.86%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (28.57%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (42.86%) IaaS
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) SAN
2 3 (42.86%) DHCP
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) Internet
2 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) AIX Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) AIX Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Solaris Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Solaris Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Solaris Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Unix Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) PKI
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) AIX
4 2 (28.57%) CentOS
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (28.57%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Change Management
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) Problem Management
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL V3
2 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 2 (28.57%) QMS
3 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
3 2 (28.57%) Server Hardening
3 2 (28.57%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) AWK
1 2 (28.57%) Bourne shell
1 2 (28.57%) Korn
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) OCA
2 2 (28.57%) OCP
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (28.57%) RHCE
2 2 (28.57%) RHCSA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) GlusterFS
2 2 (28.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
2 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (28.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Brocade
4 2 (28.57%) Centrify
4 2 (28.57%) EMC
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) StorageTek
4 2 (28.57%) Sun
4 2 (28.57%) Veritas