The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 54 87 108
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +21
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 37 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.00% 0.55% 0.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 3.28% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 36 6 1
Median salary £58,500 £46,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.80% -2.10%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
Solaris
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
185 183 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 19.98% 16.80% 28.89%
Number of salaries quoted 173 167 314
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Solaris
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Bedfordshire region.

Solaris Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Solaris
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable - 22 £60,000 - 3
Luton - 7 £65,000 -
Solaris
East of England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing Solaris also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 37 (97.37%) Oracle
2 36 (94.74%) Unix
3 28 (73.68%) Cisco
3 28 (73.68%) VMware
4 24 (63.16%) Perl
4 24 (63.16%) Linux
5 22 (57.89%) Banking
6 19 (50.00%) Citrix
6 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 19 (50.00%) Data Security
6 19 (50.00%) Telecoms
7 13 (34.21%) Finance
8 12 (31.58%) TOGAF
8 12 (31.58%) Red Hat
8 12 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (31.58%) PowerShell
8 12 (31.58%) SaaS
8 12 (31.58%) Oracle Database
8 12 (31.58%) Presales
9 10 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (23.68%) Oracle ZFS
10 9 (23.68%) vSphere
10 9 (23.68%) High Availability
10 9 (23.68%) Bourne shell
10 9 (23.68%) C-shell
10 9 (23.68%) Hyper-V
10 9 (23.68%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (23.68%) Oracle RAC
10 9 (23.68%) SSH
10 9 (23.68%) VMware ESX

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (18.42%) Apache
1 7 (18.42%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 12 (31.58%) SaaS
2 9 (23.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.68%) DNS
1 9 (23.68%) LDAP
1 9 (23.68%) SSH
1 9 (23.68%) TCP/IP
2 7 (18.42%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) PowerBuilder
General
1 22 (57.89%) Banking
2 19 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 13 (34.21%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Architect
2 19 (50.00%) Technical Architect
3 13 (34.21%) Senior Unix Engineer
3 13 (34.21%) Unix Engineer
4 12 (31.58%) Oracle Architect
5 11 (28.95%) Consultant
5 11 (28.95%) Oracle Consultant
5 11 (28.95%) Oracle Technical Architect
6 10 (26.32%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 10 (26.32%) Technical Consultant
7 6 (15.79%) Solaris Consultant
7 6 (15.79%) Unix Architect
7 6 (15.79%) Unix Consultant
8 5 (13.16%) Solaris Engineer
9 4 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (10.53%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 3 (7.89%) AIX Engineer
10 3 (7.89%) SQL Analyst
10 3 (7.89%) SQL Support Analyst
10 3 (7.89%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) Web Services
2 7 (18.42%) Middleware
3 3 (7.89%) CSS
3 3 (7.89%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Fintech
1 7 (18.42%) PKI
2 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 36 (94.74%) Unix
2 24 (63.16%) Linux
3 9 (23.68%) AIX
3 9 (23.68%) Windows
4 5 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) Data Security
2 12 (31.58%) Presales
2 12 (31.58%) TOGAF
3 10 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (23.68%) High Availability
5 7 (18.42%) Operations Management
6 5 (13.16%) Configuration Management
7 3 (7.89%) Product Management
8 2 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 24 (63.16%) Perl
2 12 (31.58%) PowerShell
3 9 (23.68%) Bourne shell
3 9 (23.68%) C-shell
3 9 (23.68%) Python
3 9 (23.68%) Shell Script
4 3 (7.89%) PL/SQL
4 3 (7.89%) Ruby
4 3 (7.89%) SQL
5 2 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (23.68%) Hyper-V
2 9 (23.68%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (23.68%) VMware ESX
2 9 (23.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (23.68%) Oracle ZFS
2 7 (18.42%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (7.89%) Puppet
4 1 (2.63%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 37 (97.37%) Oracle
2 28 (73.68%) Cisco
2 28 (73.68%) VMware
3 19 (50.00%) Citrix
3 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (31.58%) Red Hat
5 9 (23.68%) HP
5 9 (23.68%) Sun
6 7 (18.42%) BMC
7 6 (15.79%) EMC
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