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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 59 59 77
Rank change year-on-year
0 +18
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 18 38 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.40% 3.86% 1.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.77% 13.29% 7.24%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 10
Median salary £46,250 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £42,500 £37,900
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £47,500 £60,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
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
141 286 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 18.77% 29.07% 24.39%
Number of salaries quoted 124 252 247
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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
Luton +15 7 £35,000 -26.31%
Dunstable +6 5 £50,000 +11.11%
Solaris
East of England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 54 (98.18%) Oracle
2 52 (94.55%) Unix
3 33 (60.00%) Linux
4 32 (58.18%) Banking
5 31 (56.36%) Perl
6 29 (52.73%) Cisco
6 29 (52.73%) VMware
7 21 (38.18%) Telecoms
7 21 (38.18%) Oracle RAC
8 20 (36.36%) Oracle Database
9 19 (34.55%) Data Security
9 19 (34.55%) Microsoft
9 19 (34.55%) Citrix
10 16 (29.09%) Finance
10 16 (29.09%) Red Hat
10 16 (29.09%) Shell Script
10 16 (29.09%) Performance Tuning
10 16 (29.09%) C-shell
11 14 (25.45%) Configuration Management
12 13 (23.64%) Web Services
12 13 (23.64%) Amazon AWS
13 12 (21.82%) SaaS
13 12 (21.82%) Presales
13 12 (21.82%) TOGAF
13 12 (21.82%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (21.82%) PowerShell
14 11 (20.00%) PKI
14 11 (20.00%) WebLogic
14 11 (20.00%) Apache
14 11 (20.00%) AIX

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 11 (20.00%) Apache
1 11 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle Application Server
Cloud Services
1 13 (23.64%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (21.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.18%) DNS
1 10 (18.18%) LDAP
1 10 (18.18%) SSH
1 10 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 7 (12.73%) Firewall
3 2 (3.64%) ATM
4 1 (1.82%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (36.36%) Oracle Database
2 8 (14.55%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle9i Database
3 4 (7.27%) RDBMS
3 4 (7.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (12.73%) PowerBuilder
General
1 32 (58.18%) Banking
2 21 (38.18%) Telecoms
3 16 (29.09%) Finance
4 1 (1.82%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (34.55%) Architect
2 18 (32.73%) Technical Architect
3 15 (27.27%) Senior Unix Engineer
3 15 (27.27%) Unix Engineer
4 12 (21.82%) Oracle Architect
5 11 (20.00%) Consultant
5 11 (20.00%) Oracle Consultant
5 11 (20.00%) Oracle Technical Architect
6 10 (18.18%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 10 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
7 9 (16.36%) Administrator
8 8 (14.55%) Applications Support
9 7 (12.73%) Analyst
9 7 (12.73%) Applications Support Analyst
9 7 (12.73%) Linux Engineer
9 7 (12.73%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 7 (12.73%) SQL Analyst
9 7 (12.73%) SQL Support Analyst
9 7 (12.73%) Support Analyst
9 7 (12.73%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.64%) Web Services
2 8 (14.55%) Middleware
3 7 (12.73%) CSS
3 7 (12.73%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) PKI
2 8 (14.55%) Fintech
3 2 (3.64%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 52 (94.55%) Unix
2 33 (60.00%) Linux
3 11 (20.00%) AIX
4 8 (14.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (14.55%) Windows
5 5 (9.09%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (34.55%) Data Security
2 16 (29.09%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (25.45%) Configuration Management
4 12 (21.82%) Presales
4 12 (21.82%) TOGAF
5 10 (18.18%) High Availability
6 8 (14.55%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (14.55%) Operations Management
7 3 (5.45%) Product Management
8 1 (1.82%) ITIL
8 1 (1.82%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.82%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 31 (56.36%) Perl
2 16 (29.09%) C-shell
2 16 (29.09%) Shell Script
3 12 (21.82%) PowerShell
4 10 (18.18%) Bourne shell
4 10 (18.18%) Python
5 9 (16.36%) SQL
6 7 (12.73%) PL/SQL
7 6 (10.91%) AWK
7 6 (10.91%) Bash Shell
7 6 (10.91%) Korn
8 3 (5.45%) Ruby
9 1 (1.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (38.18%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (21.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 10 (18.18%) VMware ESX
3 10 (18.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (20.00%) BMC PATROL
2 10 (18.18%) Oracle ZFS
3 8 (14.55%) Data Guard
3 8 (14.55%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (10.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (10.91%) Puppet
5 1 (1.82%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 54 (98.18%) Oracle
2 29 (52.73%) Cisco
2 29 (52.73%) VMware
3 19 (34.55%) Citrix
3 19 (34.55%) Microsoft
4 16 (29.09%) Red Hat
5 11 (20.00%) BMC
6 10 (18.18%) HP
6 10 (18.18%) Sun
7 7 (12.73%) EMC