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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 48 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 9 0 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.97% - 3.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.79% - 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 12
Average salary £55,000 - £53,250
90% offered a salary of more than £53,000 - £39,100
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 - £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £46,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+2.71% +6.97%
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
188 263 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 41.14% 37.25% 39.51%
Number of salaries quoted 155 228 230
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -8.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 29 May 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (94.44%) AIX
3 15 (83.33%) IBM
4 12 (66.67%) Linux
5 10 (55.56%) Middleware
5 10 (55.56%) Remedy
6 8 (44.44%) UNIX
6 8 (44.44%) DataPower
7 7 (38.89%) Korn
7 7 (38.89%) Perl
7 7 (38.89%) Tivoli
8 6 (33.33%) CA Single Sign-On
8 6 (33.33%) ITIL
8 6 (33.33%) LDAP
9 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
9 5 (27.78%) Finance
9 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (27.78%) VMware
9 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (27.78%) Netcool
9 5 (27.78%) Netcool/OMNIbus
9 5 (27.78%) CMDB
9 5 (27.78%) Remedy AR System
9 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (27.78%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 5 (27.78%) IBM SmartCloud
9 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (22.22%) DevOps
10 4 (22.22%) Bourne shell
10 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 4 (22.22%) WebSphere
1 4 (22.22%) IBM HTTP Server
1 4 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Remedy AR System
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) LDAP
2 4 (22.22%) HTTP
2 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 3 (16.67%) SSL
3 3 (16.67%) FTP
4 2 (11.11%) Firewall
5 1 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) DB2
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Designer
1 4 (22.22%) Systems Designer
1 4 (22.22%) Support Specialist
2 3 (16.67%) WebSphere Specialist
2 3 (16.67%) Deployment Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Support Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) UNIX Systems Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Security Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Incident Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Product Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Middleware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) Middleware
2 4 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (22.22%) Ajax
2 4 (22.22%) JMS
2 4 (22.22%) WSDL
2 4 (22.22%) XSD
2 4 (22.22%) HTML
2 4 (22.22%) CSS
2 4 (22.22%) SOAP
2 4 (22.22%) Web Services
3 3 (16.67%) XML
3 3 (16.67%) J2EE
3 3 (16.67%) XSLT
3 3 (16.67%) XML Schema
3 3 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) DataPower
2 5 (27.78%) CMDB
2 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (22.22%) HACMP
4 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 3 (16.67%) PKI
4 3 (16.67%) Algorithms
5 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (94.44%) AIX
3 12 (66.67%) Linux
4 8 (44.44%) UNIX
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) DevOps
3 4 (22.22%) Time Management
3 4 (22.22%) Software Delivery
4 3 (16.67%) SOA
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (16.67%) Change Control
5 2 (11.11%) SIEM
5 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.11%) Change Management
6 1 (5.56%) Document Management
6 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (5.56%) Malware Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
6 1 (5.56%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Digital Forensics
6 1 (5.56%) Coaching
6 1 (5.56%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) Korn
1 7 (38.89%) Perl
2 4 (22.22%) Bourne shell
2 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
2 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) Jython
3 3 (16.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (11.11%) ISEB
3 1 (5.56%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (16.67%) ISA Server
3 2 (11.11%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Tivoli
2 6 (33.33%) CA Single Sign-On
3 5 (27.78%) Netcool
3 5 (27.78%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 5 (27.78%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) IBM
2 10 (55.56%) Remedy
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) VMware
4 3 (16.67%) CA
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.56%) Juniper
6 1 (5.56%) Blue Coat
6 1 (5.56%) Sourcefire
6 1 (5.56%) Crossbeam
6 1 (5.56%) F5