The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 73 81 75
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 25 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.38% 1.20% 1.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.23% 5.02% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 16
Average salary £45,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.16% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £33,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £63,750 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
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
271 279 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 25.76% 23.99% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 245 233 284
Average salary £42,500 £37,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% -14.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
Dunstable +9 21 £45,000 +29.49% 1
Luton +4 2 £47,500 -17.39%
Solaris
East of England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 41 (97.62%) Oracle
2 40 (95.24%) UNIX
2 40 (95.24%) Linux
3 27 (64.29%) Shell Script
3 27 (64.29%) Performance Tuning
4 23 (54.76%) Oracle Database
4 23 (54.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 22 (52.38%) Oracle RMAN
5 22 (52.38%) Oracle RAC
5 22 (52.38%) Data Guard
6 21 (50.00%) Bash Shell
6 21 (50.00%) Perl
7 20 (47.62%) AWK
8 18 (42.86%) Java
8 18 (42.86%) SQL
8 18 (42.86%) J2EE
9 17 (40.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 17 (40.48%) Configuration Management
9 17 (40.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 17 (40.48%) Capacity Planning
9 17 (40.48%) C-shell
9 17 (40.48%) Korn
10 16 (38.10%) WebLogic
11 14 (33.33%) ITIL
12 13 (30.95%) SLA
13 12 (28.57%) Finance
13 12 (28.57%) Degree
13 12 (28.57%) Oracle Application Server
13 12 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
14 11 (26.19%) Banking

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 16 (38.10%) WebLogic
2 12 (28.57%) Oracle Application Server
3 10 (23.81%) Apache
3 10 (23.81%) Tomcat
4 9 (21.43%) IIS
5 5 (11.90%) WebLogic Portal
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) SAN
2 1 (2.38%) NAS
2 1 (2.38%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (2.38%) ATM
2 1 (2.38%) DHCP
2 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (54.76%) Oracle Database 11g
1 23 (54.76%) Oracle Database
2 9 (21.43%) MySQL
2 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 9 (21.43%) Oracle9i Database
3 7 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 7 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 12 (28.57%) Finance
2 11 (26.19%) Banking
3 5 (11.90%) Automotive
4 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.38%) Back Office
5 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (54.76%) Administrator
2 22 (52.38%) UNIX Administrator
3 17 (40.48%) Applications Support
4 11 (26.19%) Support Analyst
4 11 (26.19%) Analyst
5 10 (23.81%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (11.90%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 4 (9.52%) Applications Support Engineer
8 4 (9.52%) Support Engineer
9 3 (7.14%) Support Specialist
9 3 (7.14%) Applications Specialist
9 3 (7.14%) Solaris Systems Administrator
9 3 (7.14%) Applications Support Specialist
9 3 (7.14%) Solaris Administrator
10 2 (4.76%) Senior Support Analyst
10 2 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
11 1 (2.38%) Computer Operator
11 1 (2.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 1 (2.38%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (42.86%) J2EE
2 8 (19.05%) Web Services
3 7 (16.67%) JMS
3 7 (16.67%) CSS
3 7 (16.67%) HTML
3 7 (16.67%) CSS3
4 5 (11.90%) HTML5
5 3 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 40 (95.24%) Linux
1 40 (95.24%) UNIX
2 7 (16.67%) Windows
2 7 (16.67%) HPUX
3 3 (7.14%) SUSE
3 3 (7.14%) Debian
4 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (40.48%) Capacity Planning
2 17 (40.48%) Configuration Management
3 14 (33.33%) ITIL
4 12 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
5 10 (23.81%) Service Management
6 7 (16.67%) MVC
7 5 (11.90%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (11.90%) OO
7 5 (11.90%) SOA
8 3 (7.14%) Load Balancing
9 2 (4.76%) Coaching
9 2 (4.76%) Benchmarking
10 1 (2.38%) Project Management
10 1 (2.38%) CRM
10 1 (2.38%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (2.38%) Network Architecture
10 1 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (64.29%) Shell Script
2 21 (50.00%) Perl
2 21 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 20 (47.62%) AWK
4 18 (42.86%) SQL
4 18 (42.86%) Java
5 17 (40.48%) Korn
5 17 (40.48%) C-shell
6 10 (23.81%) PL/SQL
7 3 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (40.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 13 (30.95%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (52.38%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.38%) NFS
3 1 (2.38%) Samba
Systems Management
1 22 (52.38%) Oracle RMAN
1 22 (52.38%) Data Guard
2 17 (40.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 41 (97.62%) Oracle
2 4 (9.52%) Red Hat
3 3 (7.14%) VMware
4 2 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (2.38%) Axway
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Arden Resourcing
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago