Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 146 153
Rank change year-on-year +3 +7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 6 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.26% 0.30% 0.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.15% 1.04% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 10
West Sussex median annual salary £60,000 £61,500 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +5.13% +30.00%
10th Percentile £56,250 £58,875 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,000 £60,250
South East median annual salary £60,000 £48,500 £50,250
% change year-on-year +23.71% -3.48% +15.52%

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 523 575 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 22.53% 28.54% 27.65%
Number of salaries quoted 442 514 636
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £21,525 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +6.25%

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
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 15 October 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 -4 6 £60,000 -2.44%
Solaris
South East

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (100.00%) Change Management
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (66.67%) Perl
2 4 (66.67%) QMS
2 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (66.67%) Brocade
2 4 (66.67%) Korn
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) Sun
2 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 4 (66.67%) Benchmarking
2 4 (66.67%) Quality Management
2 4 (66.67%) AWK
2 4 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 4 (66.67%) Information Security
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) EMC

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 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (33.33%) IaaS
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Solaris Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Solaris Systems Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Unix Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (66.67%) CentOS
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Change Management
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Benchmarking
2 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (66.67%) Information Security
2 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 4 (66.67%) QMS
2 4 (66.67%) Quality Management
2 4 (66.67%) Server Hardening
2 4 (66.67%) Storage Management
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) AWK
1 4 (66.67%) Bourne shell
1 4 (66.67%) Korn
1 4 (66.67%) Perl
1 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
1 4 (66.67%) OCA
1 4 (66.67%) OCP
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Certification
1 4 (66.67%) RHCE
1 4 (66.67%) RHCSA
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) GlusterFS
1 4 (66.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) NetBackup
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle ZFS
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Satellite
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 4 (66.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Brocade
2 4 (66.67%) Centrify
2 4 (66.67%) EMC
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) StorageTek
2 4 (66.67%) Sun
2 4 (66.67%) Veritas
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft