The first table below looks at the demand for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 82 70 67
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 11 21 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.96% 1.95% 2.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.86% 6.69% 8.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 20
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £54,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% -12.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £45,000 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,400 £59,500 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Operating Systems Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
285 314 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 24.89% 29.16% 28.30%
Number of salaries quoted 241 293 235
Average salary £37,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.94% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Solaris
East of England

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 July 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Solaris
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -9 9 £57,500 -6.50%
Dunstable -4 2 £34,750 -26.84% 1
Solaris
East of England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 20 (90.91%) Oracle
2 19 (86.36%) UNIX
2 19 (86.36%) Linux
2 19 (86.36%) Oracle Database
3 18 (81.82%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (81.82%) Perl
4 17 (77.27%) Shell Script
4 17 (77.27%) Oracle RMAN
4 17 (77.27%) AWK
4 17 (77.27%) Oracle RAC
4 17 (77.27%) Data Guard
4 17 (77.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 16 (72.73%) Bash Shell
6 15 (68.18%) Capacity Planning
6 15 (68.18%) Korn
6 15 (68.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 15 (68.18%) Configuration Management
7 14 (63.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 14 (63.64%) RDBMS
7 14 (63.64%) Oracle9i Database
7 14 (63.64%) Relational Database
7 14 (63.64%) C-shell
8 4 (18.18%) VMware
9 3 (13.64%) Finance
9 3 (13.64%) AIX
10 2 (9.09%) Python
10 2 (9.09%) SQL
10 2 (9.09%) Windows
10 2 (9.09%) SAN
10 2 (9.09%) Red Hat

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 2 (9.09%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (4.55%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (86.36%) Oracle Database
2 17 (77.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (63.64%) RDBMS
3 14 (63.64%) Oracle9i Database
3 14 (63.64%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Administrator
2 13 (59.09%) UNIX Administrator
3 5 (22.73%) Solaris Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Backup Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Python Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Storage Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Trainee
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) DBA
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Operator
4 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Middleware
2 1 (4.55%) Django
2 1 (4.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Celerra
1 1 (4.55%) Symmetrix DMX
1 1 (4.55%) HP Superdome
1 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (4.55%) CLARiiON
1 1 (4.55%) Symmetrix
1 1 (4.55%) HACMP
1 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) UNIX
1 19 (86.36%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) AIX
3 2 (9.09%) Windows
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) SUSE
4 1 (4.55%) Debian
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.55%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (68.18%) Capacity Planning
2 15 (68.18%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.55%) Product Management
3 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (4.55%) TDD
3 1 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (4.55%) Operations Management
3 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) Perl
2 17 (77.27%) Shell Script
2 17 (77.27%) AWK
3 16 (72.73%) Bash Shell
4 15 (68.18%) Korn
5 14 (63.64%) C-shell
6 2 (9.09%) Python
6 2 (9.09%) SQL
7 1 (4.55%) Java
7 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (63.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (77.27%) Oracle RMAN
1 17 (77.27%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (4.55%) SRDF
3 1 (4.55%) vSphere
3 1 (4.55%) KVM
3 1 (4.55%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 17 (77.27%) Data Guard
2 15 (68.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.09%) Symantec
3 2 (9.09%) Sun
4 1 (4.55%) Brocade
4 1 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) EMC
4 1 (4.55%) NetApp
4 1 (4.55%) StorageTek
4 1 (4.55%) Veritas
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K Base 50 - 60K with oncall / O/T
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K Base 50 - 60K with oncall / O/T
Posted: 6 days ago