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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 67 55 22
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -33
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 13 22 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.79% 3.32% 8.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.38% 7.41% 20.06%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 14
Average salary £60,000 £61,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.04% +22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,900 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,250 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
297 297 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 40.85% 44.80% 44.67%
Number of salaries quoted 215 243 224
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,502 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (76.92%) Degree
2 8 (61.54%) AIX
2 8 (61.54%) Middleware
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) UNIX
3 6 (46.15%) Windows
4 5 (38.46%) Java
4 5 (38.46%) Legal
4 5 (38.46%) JCAPS
5 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
5 4 (30.77%) HTTP
5 4 (30.77%) WebLogic
5 4 (30.77%) Linux
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
6 3 (23.08%) MS Project
6 3 (23.08%) VPN
6 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
6 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
6 3 (23.08%) CISSP
6 3 (23.08%) Change Management
6 3 (23.08%) Firewall
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) PKI
6 3 (23.08%) COBIT
6 3 (23.08%) Information Security
6 3 (23.08%) GCIA
6 3 (23.08%) GCIH
6 3 (23.08%) Document Management

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 5 (38.46%) JCAPS
2 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
2 4 (30.77%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Project
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
1 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) HTTP
2 3 (23.08%) VPN
2 3 (23.08%) SSL
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) SSH
2 3 (23.08%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Ant
1 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) Maven
General
1 5 (38.46%) Legal
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Incident Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Automation Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) Middleware
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) EJB
3 1 (7.69%) SOAP
3 1 (7.69%) Java EE
3 1 (7.69%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) PKI
2 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) AIX
2 6 (46.15%) UNIX
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
2 3 (23.08%) Network Architecture
2 3 (23.08%) SIEM
2 3 (23.08%) Change Management
2 3 (23.08%) Information Security
2 3 (23.08%) Document Management
2 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.69%) Time Management
3 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Korn
2 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) CISSP
2 3 (23.08%) GCIA
2 3 (23.08%) GCIH
3 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) COBIT
1 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS
1 3 (23.08%) COSO
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Control-M
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle