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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 57 47 29
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -18
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 11 35 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.97% 5.10% 6.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.66% 12.46% 16.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 16
Average salary £52,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.95% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £44,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
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
236 281 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 42.37% 40.96% 39.19%
Number of salaries quoted 188 229 211
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £50,000 £57,750
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 24 October 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 14 (66.67%) AIX
2 12 (57.14%) UNIX
3 10 (47.62%) ITIL
3 10 (47.62%) Middleware
3 10 (47.62%) Degree
4 9 (42.86%) Windows
5 7 (33.33%) Linux
5 7 (33.33%) Java
5 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (28.57%) JCAPS
6 6 (28.57%) Project Management
6 6 (28.57%) HTTP
6 6 (28.57%) Cisco
6 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 5 (23.81%) Control-M
7 5 (23.81%) Legal
7 5 (23.81%) WebSphere
8 4 (19.05%) ISTQB
8 4 (19.05%) Software Testing
8 4 (19.05%) PKI
8 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
8 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
8 4 (19.05%) Replication
8 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
8 4 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (19.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (19.05%) Change Management
8 4 (19.05%) SSL
8 4 (19.05%) WebLogic
8 4 (19.05%) Web Services

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (28.57%) JCAPS
2 5 (23.81%) WebSphere
3 4 (19.05%) WebLogic
4 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
5 1 (4.76%) CMS
5 1 (4.76%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Project
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) HTTP
2 4 (19.05%) SSL
3 3 (14.29%) Firewall
3 3 (14.29%) SSH
3 3 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (4.76%) HTTPS
4 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.76%) LDAP
4 1 (4.76%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Ant
1 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
1 2 (9.52%) Subversion
1 2 (9.52%) Maven
2 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
2 1 (4.76%) ProC
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (23.81%) Legal
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Test Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Incident Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Leader
4 2 (9.52%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Programmer
5 1 (4.76%) C Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Middleware Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Automation Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Cyber Security Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Programmer
5 1 (4.76%) Support Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) Middleware
2 4 (19.05%) Web Services
2 4 (19.05%) XML
3 3 (14.29%) RESTful
3 3 (14.29%) SOAP
4 2 (9.52%) EJB
4 2 (9.52%) Java EE
5 1 (4.76%) JSON
5 1 (4.76%) J2EE
5 1 (4.76%) MFC
5 1 (4.76%) XSD
5 1 (4.76%) XSLT
5 1 (4.76%) JMS
5 1 (4.76%) WSDL
5 1 (4.76%) XML Schema
5 1 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Replication
2 4 (19.05%) PKI
3 1 (4.76%) DataPower
3 1 (4.76%) HACMP
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) AIX
2 12 (57.14%) UNIX
3 9 (42.86%) Windows
4 7 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (9.52%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) Project Management
3 4 (19.05%) Change Management
3 4 (19.05%) Software Testing
3 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
3 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
3 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
4 3 (14.29%) Network Architecture
4 3 (14.29%) SIEM
4 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 3 (14.29%) Information Security
4 3 (14.29%) Document Management
4 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (14.29%) Change Control
4 3 (14.29%) Cyber Security
4 3 (14.29%) Time Management
5 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.76%) SOA
6 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) Korn
3 1 (4.76%) XPath
3 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.76%) VB
3 1 (4.76%) VC++
3 1 (4.76%) Jython
3 1 (4.76%) VB6
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.76%) C
3 1 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (19.05%) ISTQB
3 3 (14.29%) CISSP
3 3 (14.29%) GCIA
3 3 (14.29%) GCIH
4 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) COBIT
1 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
1 3 (14.29%) COSO
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Firmware
1 1 (4.76%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Control-M
2 4 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (4.76%) Tivoli
3 1 (4.76%) CA SiteMinder
3 1 (4.76%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Cisco
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Remedy
3 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) IBM