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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 64 52 22
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -30
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 15 28 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.28% 4.20% 8.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.21% 9.62% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 15
Average salary £60,000 £54,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +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
288 291 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 43.70% 43.69% 42.74%
Number of salaries quoted 219 239 225
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (62.50%) AIX
1 10 (62.50%) Degree
2 9 (56.25%) Middleware
3 8 (50.00%) UNIX
4 7 (43.75%) Windows
5 6 (37.50%) ITIL
5 6 (37.50%) Java
5 6 (37.50%) Cisco
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 6 (37.50%) JCAPS
6 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (31.25%) HTTP
6 5 (31.25%) Linux
6 5 (31.25%) Legal
7 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
7 4 (25.00%) WebLogic
8 3 (18.75%) MS Project
8 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
8 3 (18.75%) Web Services
8 3 (18.75%) XML
8 3 (18.75%) SSL
8 3 (18.75%) VPN
8 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
8 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
8 3 (18.75%) CISSP
8 3 (18.75%) COBIT
8 3 (18.75%) Information Security
8 3 (18.75%) GCIA
8 3 (18.75%) GCIH
8 3 (18.75%) PKI

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 6 (37.50%) JCAPS
2 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Project
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
1 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) HTTP
2 3 (18.75%) VPN
2 3 (18.75%) SSL
2 3 (18.75%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) SSH
2 3 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Ant
1 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 2 (12.50%) Subversion
1 2 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 5 (31.25%) Legal
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Incident Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Programmer
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Security Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Programmer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Programmer
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) Middleware
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
2 3 (18.75%) XML
3 2 (12.50%) EJB
3 2 (12.50%) SOAP
3 2 (12.50%) Java EE
3 2 (12.50%) RESTful
4 1 (6.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) PKI
3 2 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) AIX
2 8 (50.00%) UNIX
3 7 (43.75%) Windows
4 5 (31.25%) Linux
5 1 (6.25%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
2 3 (18.75%) Project Management
2 3 (18.75%) Change Management
2 3 (18.75%) Information Security
2 3 (18.75%) Document Management
2 3 (18.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (18.75%) Network Architecture
2 3 (18.75%) SIEM
3 2 (12.50%) Time Management
3 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 2 (12.50%) Cyber Security
3 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Korn
2 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) CISSP
2 3 (18.75%) GCIA
2 3 (18.75%) GCIH
3 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) COBIT
1 3 (18.75%) PCI DSS
1 3 (18.75%) COSO
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Control-M
1 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) Remedy
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