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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 57 82 66
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -16
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 5 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.06% 0.13% 2.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.55% 0.35% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 12
Average salary £55,000 £62,504 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +14.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £62,504 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £62,504 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
196 288 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 41.53% 37.21% 43.70%
Number of salaries quoted 161 222 244
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 2 July 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) AIX
2 14 (87.50%) IBM
3 10 (62.50%) Linux
4 9 (56.25%) Middleware
4 9 (56.25%) Remedy
5 7 (43.75%) Tivoli
5 7 (43.75%) DataPower
6 6 (37.50%) ITIL
6 6 (37.50%) UNIX
6 6 (37.50%) Perl
6 6 (37.50%) Korn
7 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (31.25%) VMware
7 5 (31.25%) Netcool
7 5 (31.25%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 5 (31.25%) CA Single Sign-On
7 5 (31.25%) Finance
7 5 (31.25%) LDAP
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (31.25%) CMDB
7 5 (31.25%) Remedy AR System
7 5 (31.25%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 5 (31.25%) IBM SmartCloud
7 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (25.00%) Software Delivery
8 4 (25.00%) DevOps
8 4 (25.00%) Time Management
8 4 (25.00%) Bourne shell

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 3 (18.75%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (18.75%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (18.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Remedy AR System
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) LDAP
2 3 (18.75%) HTTP
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) SSL
3 2 (12.50%) FTP
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) DB2
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Systems Designer
1 4 (25.00%) Designer
2 3 (18.75%) Deployment Specialist
2 3 (18.75%) Support Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) UNIX Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Product Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Middleware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) Middleware
2 4 (25.00%) Ajax
2 4 (25.00%) CSS
2 4 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (18.75%) XSD
3 3 (18.75%) SOAP
3 3 (18.75%) Web Services
3 3 (18.75%) JMS
3 3 (18.75%) WSDL
3 3 (18.75%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (12.50%) XML Schema
4 2 (12.50%) RESTful
4 2 (12.50%) XML
4 2 (12.50%) XSLT
4 2 (12.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) DataPower
2 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (31.25%) CMDB
3 3 (18.75%) HACMP
4 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (12.50%) PKI
4 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
4 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) AIX
2 10 (62.50%) Linux
3 6 (37.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Time Management
3 4 (25.00%) DevOps
3 4 (25.00%) Software Delivery
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) Change Control
5 2 (12.50%) SOA
5 2 (12.50%) Change Management
5 2 (12.50%) SIEM
6 1 (6.25%) Malware Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) Line Management
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) People Management
6 1 (6.25%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) Digital Forensics
6 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Perl
1 6 (37.50%) Korn
2 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (25.00%) Bourne shell
2 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) Jython
3 2 (12.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (12.50%) ISEB
3 1 (6.25%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 2 (12.50%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) Tivoli
2 5 (31.25%) Netcool
2 5 (31.25%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 5 (31.25%) CA Single Sign-On
2 5 (31.25%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) IBM
2 9 (56.25%) Remedy
3 5 (31.25%) VMware
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) CA
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco