The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 55 67 58
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 2 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.46% 1.92% 3.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.43% 4.68% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 11
Average salary £47,250 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £43,050 £40,000 £53,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,450 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Solaris
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Operating Systems Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
140 299 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 31.89% 40.96% 43.83%
Number of salaries quoted 120 215 228
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Solaris
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Solaris also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Solaris.

1 10 (83.33%) Windows
1 10 (83.33%) AIX
2 8 (66.67%) IBM
3 7 (58.33%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) ITIL
4 5 (41.67%) Perl
4 5 (41.67%) LDAP
4 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
5 4 (33.33%) DataPower
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) Tivoli
5 4 (33.33%) UNIX
5 4 (33.33%) Middleware
5 4 (33.33%) Remedy
6 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (25.00%) CA Single Sign-On
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) DB2
6 3 (25.00%) HTML
6 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (25.00%) MS Office
6 3 (25.00%) CSS
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (25.00%) CA
6 3 (25.00%) Firewall
6 3 (25.00%) Ajax
6 3 (25.00%) Korn
6 3 (25.00%) Time Management
6 3 (25.00%) Bourne shell
6 3 (25.00%) DevOps

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Solaris also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Solaris. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Remedy AR System
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) LDAP
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (8.33%) HTTP
4 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) DB2
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Technical Support
1 2 (16.67%) Support Specialist
1 2 (16.67%) Analyst
1 2 (16.67%) Deployment Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Incident Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Designer
2 1 (8.33%) Product Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Designer
2 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Support Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX Systems Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Middleware
2 3 (25.00%) Ajax
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) XSD
3 1 (8.33%) JMS
3 1 (8.33%) WSDL
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) DataPower
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) CMDB
3 1 (8.33%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
1 10 (83.33%) AIX
2 7 (58.33%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (16.67%) SUSE
4 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu
4 2 (16.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Time Management
2 3 (25.00%) DevOps
2 3 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) SIEM
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) Document Management
4 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
4 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Forensics
4 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Malware Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Perl
1 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (25.00%) Korn
2 3 (25.00%) Bourne shell
3 2 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (8.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (16.67%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Tivoli
2 3 (25.00%) CA Single Sign-On
3 2 (16.67%) ZABBIX
3 2 (16.67%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 2 (16.67%) logstash
3 2 (16.67%) Netcool
3 2 (16.67%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 2 (16.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) IBM
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Remedy
3 3 (25.00%) CA
4 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 2 (16.67%) Sophos
4 2 (16.67%) Websense
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Intel
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco