The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Woking 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Surrey / Woking
Rank 39 48 44
Rank change year-on-year +9 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 1 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 0.41% 0.38% 2.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.06% 1.22% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Median salary £90,000 £42,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +111.76% -29.16%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% -  

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 Woking with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Woking
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 94 82 138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Woking 39.00% 31.06% 44.23%
Number of salaries quoted 64 81 124
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.84% -2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Woking citing Solaris as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Woking

Solaris
Salary Trend in Woking

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

Salary trend for Solaris in Woking

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Woking region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Unix
4 3 (33.33%) Capacity Management
5 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 2 (22.22%) Security Operations
5 2 (22.22%) Patch Management
5 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (22.22%) Puppet
5 2 (22.22%) High Availability
5 2 (22.22%) LDAP
5 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Change Management
5 2 (22.22%) Cobbler
6 1 (11.11%) Firewall
6 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
6 1 (11.11%) Samba
6 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (11.11%) Nagios
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) Sun

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Woking 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 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) LDAP
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Kerberos
2 1 (11.11%) SSH
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) DB2
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Administrator
1 2 (22.22%) Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Operations Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Security Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Systems Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Support
2 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) IT Support
2 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Solaris Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Unix
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) High Availability
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 2 (22.22%) Patch Management
2 2 (22.22%) Security Operations
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) iptables
1 1 (11.11%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Cobbler
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle ZFS
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) Cacti
2 1 (11.11%) Nagios
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) NetApp
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Sun
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