Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 133 146
Rank change year-on-year -4 +13 -6
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 5 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.25% 0.60% 0.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.84% 2.37% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 19
West Sussex median annual salary £61,500 £57,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.96% +17.35% -
10th Percentile £46,050 £36,250 £44,550
90th Percentile £62,250 £60,250 £55,350
South East median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £41,910
% change year-on-year -4.55% +31.23% -16.18%

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 595 549 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 29.97% 25.16% 29.80%
Number of salaries quoted 532 474 684
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,250 £22,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,950 £57,500
South East median annual salary £40,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -4.71% +2.41% +3.75%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +14 4 £61,500 +6.96%
Chichester - 1 £37,500 -
Solaris
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) AWK
2 4 (80.00%) Business Continuity
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (80.00%) Benchmarking
2 4 (80.00%) Change Management
2 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Sun
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) EMC
2 4 (80.00%) RHCE
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) StorageTek
2 4 (80.00%) Veritas
2 4 (80.00%) Brocade
2 4 (80.00%) Korn
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) CentOS

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Administrator
1 4 (80.00%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (60.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Solaris Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Unix Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) CentOS
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Benchmarking
1 4 (80.00%) Business Continuity
1 4 (80.00%) Change Management
1 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (80.00%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) AWK
2 4 (80.00%) Bourne shell
2 4 (80.00%) Korn
2 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) RHCE
1 4 (80.00%) RHCSA
2 1 (20.00%) OCA
2 1 (20.00%) OCP
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) GlusterFS
1 4 (80.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) NetBackup
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 4 (80.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 3 (60.00%) Ansible
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Brocade
2 4 (80.00%) EMC
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) StorageTek
2 4 (80.00%) Sun
2 4 (80.00%) Veritas
3 1 (20.00%) Capita
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft