The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for Solaris skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 83 98
Rank change year-on-year +1 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 1 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.13% 0.32% 0.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.47% 1.05% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.63% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £52,500 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £57,500 £47,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £47,250 £47,000
% change year-on-year -3.70% +0.53%  

Solaris is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 211 286 344
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 27.91% 30.89% 30.12%
Number of salaries quoted 387 614 831
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -4.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £22,500 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £48,750 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Wiltshire

Solaris
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Solaris in Wiltshire

Solaris
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Swindon -5 1 £47,500 -13.63%
Solaris
South West

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Solaris also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Security Patching
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Firmware
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) BMC
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) IT Support
3 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Linux Support
3 1 (33.33%) Linux Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Operations Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Security Patching
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) BMC
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy