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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 47 87 103
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +16
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 41 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.50% 1.26% 0.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.16% 6.14% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 40 11 4
Median salary £58,500 £45,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -8.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £62,400
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £46,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.08%
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
177 228 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 19.43% 20.58% 26.59%
Number of salaries quoted 169 209 280
Median salary £46,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,200 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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
Dunstable +7 19 £60,000 +33.33%
Luton +28 13 £35,000 -26.31%
Solaris
East of England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 46 (97.87%) Oracle
2 44 (93.62%) Unix
3 31 (65.96%) Banking
4 29 (61.70%) VMware
4 29 (61.70%) Cisco
5 28 (59.57%) Linux
6 25 (53.19%) Perl
7 20 (42.55%) Telecoms
8 19 (40.43%) Data Security
8 19 (40.43%) Microsoft
8 19 (40.43%) Citrix
9 16 (34.04%) Red Hat
10 15 (31.91%) Finance
11 13 (27.66%) Oracle RAC
11 13 (27.66%) Amazon AWS
11 13 (27.66%) Web Services
12 12 (25.53%) TOGAF
12 12 (25.53%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (25.53%) PowerShell
12 12 (25.53%) SaaS
12 12 (25.53%) Oracle Database
12 12 (25.53%) Presales
13 11 (23.40%) Performance Tuning
13 11 (23.40%) PKI
13 11 (23.40%) WebLogic
13 11 (23.40%) Apache
13 11 (23.40%) AIX
13 11 (23.40%) BMC PATROL
13 11 (23.40%) BMC
14 10 (21.28%) TCP/IP

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 (23.40%) Apache
1 11 (23.40%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 13 (27.66%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (25.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.28%) DNS
1 10 (21.28%) LDAP
1 10 (21.28%) SSH
1 10 (21.28%) TCP/IP
2 7 (14.89%) Firewall
3 1 (2.13%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) PowerBuilder
General
1 31 (65.96%) Banking
2 20 (42.55%) Telecoms
3 15 (31.91%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (42.55%) Architect
2 19 (40.43%) Technical Architect
3 15 (31.91%) Senior Unix Engineer
3 15 (31.91%) Unix Engineer
4 12 (25.53%) Oracle Architect
5 11 (23.40%) Consultant
5 11 (23.40%) Oracle Consultant
5 11 (23.40%) Oracle Technical Architect
6 10 (21.28%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 10 (21.28%) Technical Consultant
7 7 (14.89%) Analyst
7 7 (14.89%) Applications Support
7 7 (14.89%) Applications Support Analyst
7 7 (14.89%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (14.89%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 7 (14.89%) SQL Analyst
7 7 (14.89%) SQL Support Analyst
7 7 (14.89%) Support Analyst
8 6 (12.77%) Solaris Consultant
8 6 (12.77%) Solaris Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) Web Services
2 8 (17.02%) Middleware
3 7 (14.89%) CSS
3 7 (14.89%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) PKI
2 7 (14.89%) Fintech
3 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 44 (93.62%) Unix
2 28 (59.57%) Linux
3 11 (23.40%) AIX
4 9 (19.15%) Windows
5 8 (17.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (10.64%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (40.43%) Data Security
2 12 (25.53%) Presales
2 12 (25.53%) TOGAF
3 11 (23.40%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (21.28%) High Availability
5 8 (17.02%) Configuration Management
5 8 (17.02%) Operations Management
6 3 (6.38%) Product Management
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (53.19%) Perl
2 12 (25.53%) PowerShell
3 10 (21.28%) Bourne shell
3 10 (21.28%) C-shell
3 10 (21.28%) Python
3 10 (21.28%) Shell Script
4 8 (17.02%) SQL
5 7 (14.89%) PL/SQL
6 3 (6.38%) Ruby
7 2 (4.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Degree
2 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (27.66%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (25.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (21.28%) Hyper-V
3 10 (21.28%) VMware ESX
3 10 (21.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (23.40%) BMC PATROL
2 10 (21.28%) Oracle ZFS
3 6 (12.77%) Puppet
4 1 (2.13%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 46 (97.87%) Oracle
2 29 (61.70%) Cisco
2 29 (61.70%) VMware
3 19 (40.43%) Citrix
3 19 (40.43%) Microsoft
4 16 (34.04%) Red Hat
5 11 (23.40%) BMC
6 10 (21.28%) HP
6 10 (21.28%) Sun
7 7 (14.89%) EMC