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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 77 78 78
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 22 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.91% 1.28% 1.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.91% 4.56% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 19
Average salary £47,500 £51,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.21% +21.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £44,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £61,500 £57,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
278 285 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 24.19% 28.00% 30.32%
Number of salaries quoted 236 264 289
Average salary £36,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.29% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +3 8 £67,500 +11.11% 1
Dunstable -2 6 £50,500 +12.22%
Solaris
East of England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 25 (96.15%) Oracle
1 25 (96.15%) Linux
2 22 (84.62%) UNIX
3 21 (80.77%) Shell Script
4 16 (61.54%) Perl
4 16 (61.54%) AWK
4 16 (61.54%) Oracle Database
4 16 (61.54%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (57.69%) Data Guard
5 15 (57.69%) Oracle RAC
5 15 (57.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 15 (57.69%) Bash Shell
5 15 (57.69%) Capacity Planning
5 15 (57.69%) Oracle RMAN
5 15 (57.69%) Korn
5 15 (57.69%) Configuration Management
5 15 (57.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 14 (53.85%) RDBMS
6 14 (53.85%) Oracle9i Database
6 14 (53.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 14 (53.85%) Relational Database
6 14 (53.85%) C-shell
7 8 (30.77%) Apache
7 8 (30.77%) J2EE
8 7 (26.92%) SQL
8 7 (26.92%) SLA
8 7 (26.92%) ITIL
9 6 (23.08%) Service Management
9 6 (23.08%) Java
9 6 (23.08%) PL/SQL

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 8 (30.77%) Apache
2 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
3 5 (19.23%) WebLogic
3 5 (19.23%) IIS
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) SAN
1 1 (3.85%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (61.54%) Oracle Database
2 15 (57.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (53.85%) Relational Database
3 14 (53.85%) Oracle9i Database
3 14 (53.85%) RDBMS
4 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 5 (19.23%) MySQL
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 3 (11.54%) Retail
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Administrator
2 9 (34.62%) UNIX Administrator
3 8 (30.77%) Applications Support Analyst
3 8 (30.77%) Analyst
3 8 (30.77%) Support Analyst
3 8 (30.77%) Applications Support
4 6 (23.08%) Solaris Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Support Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Computer Operator
6 1 (3.85%) Trainee
6 1 (3.85%) Backup Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) J2EE
2 1 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) HACMP
1 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
1 1 (3.85%) CLARiiON
1 1 (3.85%) Symmetrix
1 1 (3.85%) Celerra
1 1 (3.85%) Symmetrix DMX
1 1 (3.85%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 25 (96.15%) Linux
2 22 (84.62%) UNIX
3 2 (7.69%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) AIX
4 1 (3.85%) HPUX
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (57.69%) Capacity Planning
2 15 (57.69%) Configuration Management
3 7 (26.92%) ITIL
4 6 (23.08%) Service Management
5 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.85%) Operations Management
6 1 (3.85%) Product Management
6 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) Shell Script
2 16 (61.54%) AWK
2 16 (61.54%) Perl
3 15 (57.69%) Korn
3 15 (57.69%) Bash Shell
4 14 (53.85%) C-shell
5 7 (26.92%) SQL
6 6 (23.08%) Java
6 6 (23.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (53.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (26.92%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (57.69%) Oracle RMAN
1 15 (57.69%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (3.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (3.85%) SRDF
2 1 (3.85%) vSphere
2 1 (3.85%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 15 (57.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 15 (57.69%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 25 (96.15%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) Symantec
2 2 (7.69%) VMware
2 2 (7.69%) Sun
3 1 (3.85%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) EMC
3 1 (3.85%) NetApp
3 1 (3.85%) StorageTek
3 1 (3.85%) Veritas
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.85%) Brocade
3 1 (3.85%) IBM
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
Luton, Bedfordshire
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