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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 83 106 75
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -31
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 9 3 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.84% 0.25% 2.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.89% 0.88% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 16
Average salary £46,500 £33,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.84% -33.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £21,850 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,800 £44,650 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £46,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+2.71% +6.97%
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
184 341 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 17.21% 28.68% 25.74%
Number of salaries quoted 167 310 251
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £58,000
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
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 29 May 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 -2 3 £45,000 +136.84% 1
Luton +11 1 £47,500 -
Solaris
East of England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 37 (100.00%) Oracle
1 37 (100.00%) UNIX
1 37 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (89.19%) Java
3 32 (86.49%) J2EE
4 31 (83.78%) SQL
5 30 (81.08%) WebLogic
6 27 (72.97%) ITIL
6 27 (72.97%) SLA
7 25 (67.57%) Apache
7 25 (67.57%) Tomcat
7 25 (67.57%) Shell Script
7 25 (67.57%) Service Management
8 24 (64.86%) PL/SQL
9 22 (59.46%) MySQL
9 22 (59.46%) SQL Server
9 22 (59.46%) IIS
10 11 (29.73%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (21.62%) Windows
12 7 (18.92%) HPUX
12 7 (18.92%) CSS
12 7 (18.92%) Web Services
12 7 (18.92%) HTML
12 7 (18.92%) JMS
12 7 (18.92%) MVC
12 7 (18.92%) CSS3
13 5 (13.51%) HTML5
13 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database
13 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (13.51%) Automotive

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 30 (81.08%) WebLogic
2 25 (67.57%) Apache
2 25 (67.57%) Tomcat
3 22 (59.46%) IIS
4 5 (13.51%) WebLogic Portal
5 3 (8.11%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.70%) JBoss
6 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (59.46%) MySQL
1 22 (59.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database
2 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (13.51%) Automotive
2 3 (8.11%) Banking
2 3 (8.11%) Retail
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (86.49%) Applications Support
2 25 (67.57%) Support Analyst
2 25 (67.57%) Analyst
2 25 (67.57%) Applications Support Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Administrator
3 4 (10.81%) UNIX Administrator
3 4 (10.81%) Applications Support Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Senior Support Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Applications Support Specialist
4 3 (8.11%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Support Specialist
4 3 (8.11%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (2.70%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (2.70%) Consultant
5 1 (2.70%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.70%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (2.70%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (86.49%) J2EE
2 7 (18.92%) CSS
2 7 (18.92%) Web Services
2 7 (18.92%) HTML
2 7 (18.92%) JMS
2 7 (18.92%) CSS3
3 5 (13.51%) HTML5
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.70%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) UNIX
1 37 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (21.62%) Windows
3 7 (18.92%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) ITIL
2 25 (67.57%) Service Management
3 11 (29.73%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (18.92%) MVC
5 5 (13.51%) SOA
5 5 (13.51%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (13.51%) OO
6 4 (10.81%) Project Management
7 3 (8.11%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (8.11%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
8 2 (5.41%) Benchmarking
8 2 (5.41%) Coaching
9 1 (2.70%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (89.19%) Java
2 31 (83.78%) SQL
3 25 (67.57%) Shell Script
4 24 (64.86%) PL/SQL
5 3 (8.11%) C-shell
5 3 (8.11%) Bash Shell
5 3 (8.11%) Korn
5 3 (8.11%) AWK
5 3 (8.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (72.97%) SLA
2 3 (8.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (10.81%) Data Guard
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) HP
3 1 (2.70%) VMware
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus pension, healthcare, bonus and
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
TGS Geophysical Company UK Ltd.
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago