The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 178 165 133
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -32
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 40 61 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.83% 1.13% 1.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.86% 4.61% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 37 43 85
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,200 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £53,500 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Solaris
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1398 1322 1559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.05% 24.51% 27.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1234 1023 1245
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,950 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Solaris
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Berkshire region.

Solaris Salary Trend in Berkshire

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Solaris
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Reading -3 32 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Slough +1 2 £38,000 -10.58% 1
Bracknell -3 1 £45,000 -13.87%
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 88 (93.62%) Linux
2 76 (80.85%) Unix
3 73 (77.66%) Windows
4 64 (68.09%) Firewall
5 62 (65.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 59 (62.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 57 (60.64%) Juniper
7 57 (60.64%) F5
8 55 (58.51%) Windows 2000
8 55 (58.51%) CheckPoint
8 55 (58.51%) Palo Alto
9 49 (52.13%) Cisco
10 48 (51.06%) TCP/IP
10 48 (51.06%) German Language
11 47 (50.00%) ITIL
12 44 (46.81%) Sourcefire
13 43 (45.74%) Blue Coat
13 43 (45.74%) Crossbeam
14 37 (39.36%) Risk Management
14 37 (39.36%) Information Security
15 30 (31.91%) French Language
16 25 (26.60%) SLA
17 16 (17.02%) VMware
18 15 (15.96%) Mentoring
18 15 (15.96%) Coaching
19 12 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
19 12 (12.77%) Oracle
19 12 (12.77%) CCNA
19 12 (12.77%) Active Directory
19 12 (12.77%) Cisco Certification

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 6 (6.38%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.26%) IIS
3 3 (3.19%) Apache
3 3 (3.19%) IBM Domino
3 3 (3.19%) nginx
3 3 (3.19%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.13%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.13%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.06%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (3.19%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.06%) IaaS
2 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.06%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (68.09%) Firewall
2 48 (51.06%) TCP/IP
3 11 (11.70%) DNS
4 6 (6.38%) DHCP
5 5 (5.32%) Diameter Protocol
5 5 (5.32%) SNMP
5 5 (5.32%) SS7
5 5 (5.32%) VPN
6 4 (4.26%) H.323
6 4 (4.26%) MGCP
6 4 (4.26%) SMTP
6 4 (4.26%) VoIP
7 3 (3.19%) GGSN
7 3 (3.19%) GPRS
7 3 (3.19%) GSM
7 3 (3.19%) LDAP
7 3 (3.19%) OpenLDAP
7 3 (3.19%) SGSN
7 3 (3.19%) UMTS
7 3 (3.19%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.45%) Oracle Database
2 5 (5.32%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (5.32%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (4.26%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.19%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (2.13%) MySQL
6 1 (1.06%) OLTP
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Git (software)
General
1 48 (51.06%) German Language
2 30 (31.91%) French Language
3 10 (10.64%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.32%) Finance
5 3 (3.19%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.13%) Electronics
7 1 (1.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (37.23%) Security Engineer
2 27 (28.72%) Juniper Engineer
3 16 (17.02%) Analyst
4 15 (15.96%) Linux Engineer
5 14 (14.89%) Technical Engineer
6 13 (13.83%) Security Analyst
7 11 (11.70%) Cisco Engineer
7 11 (11.70%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 8 (8.51%) Firewall Analyst
8 8 (8.51%) Solaris Engineer
8 8 (8.51%) Support Engineer
8 8 (8.51%) Technical Support
9 7 (7.45%) Technical Support Engineer
10 6 (6.38%) DBA
10 6 (6.38%) Team Leader
11 5 (5.32%) Administrator
11 5 (5.32%) Linux Administrator
11 5 (5.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 5 (5.32%) Network Engineer
11 5 (5.32%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.06%) .NET
1 1 (1.06%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.70%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.51%) Clustering
3 4 (4.26%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.26%) Replication
3 4 (4.26%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (3.19%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (3.19%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.13%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.06%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.06%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 88 (93.62%) Linux
2 76 (80.85%) Unix
3 73 (77.66%) Windows
4 62 (65.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 59 (62.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 55 (58.51%) Windows 2000
7 12 (12.77%) Windows Server
8 7 (7.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (6.38%) HPUX
9 6 (6.38%) Ubuntu
10 5 (5.32%) CentOS
11 4 (4.26%) Debian
11 4 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (4.26%) Windows 10
11 4 (4.26%) Windows 7
11 4 (4.26%) Windows 8
12 3 (3.19%) AIX
13 1 (1.06%) FreeBSD
13 1 (1.06%) IRIX
13 1 (1.06%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (50.00%) ITIL
2 37 (39.36%) Information Security
2 37 (39.36%) Risk Management
3 15 (15.96%) Coaching
3 15 (15.96%) Mentoring
4 11 (11.70%) Case Management
4 11 (11.70%) Performance Improvement
5 4 (4.26%) Identity Management
5 4 (4.26%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (4.26%) Logistics
5 4 (4.26%) Migration
5 4 (4.26%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (4.26%) Performance Management
5 4 (4.26%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (4.26%) Security Operations
6 3 (3.19%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (3.19%) SOA
7 2 (2.13%) Asset Management
7 2 (2.13%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.51%) SQL
2 7 (7.45%) Shell Script
3 4 (4.26%) Perl
4 3 (3.19%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.13%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.06%) PHP
6 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.06%) Python
6 1 (1.06%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (12.77%) CCNA
1 12 (12.77%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (11.70%) Degree
3 6 (6.38%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.38%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.06%) CEH
4 1 (1.06%) CISSP
4 1 (1.06%) GCIA
4 1 (1.06%) GCIH
4 1 (1.06%) JNCIA
4 1 (1.06%) MCSE
4 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.06%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (26.60%) SLA
2 2 (2.13%) QA
3 1 (1.06%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (12.77%) Active Directory
1 12 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.38%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (4.26%) DFS Replication
3 4 (4.26%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.26%) VMware ESX
3 4 (4.26%) vSphere
4 3 (3.19%) ISA Server
4 3 (3.19%) OpenSSH
4 3 (3.19%) Sendmail
5 2 (2.13%) Postfix
6 1 (1.06%) Ceph
6 1 (1.06%) Firmware
6 1 (1.06%) KVM
6 1 (1.06%) qmail
6 1 (1.06%) Squid
Systems Management
1 7 (7.45%) SCCM
2 4 (4.26%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 4 (4.26%) SCDPM
2 4 (4.26%) SCOM
3 3 (3.19%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.19%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (3.19%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (3.19%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (3.19%) logstash
3 3 (3.19%) Nagios
3 3 (3.19%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.19%) Puppet
3 3 (3.19%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.06%) CFEngine
4 1 (1.06%) Ganeti
4 1 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.06%) RSA enVision
4 1 (1.06%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 57 (60.64%) F5
1 57 (60.64%) Juniper
2 55 (58.51%) CheckPoint
2 55 (58.51%) Palo Alto
3 49 (52.13%) Cisco
4 44 (46.81%) Sourcefire
5 43 (45.74%) Blue Coat
5 43 (45.74%) Crossbeam
6 16 (17.02%) VMware
7 12 (12.77%) Oracle
8 11 (11.70%) Red Hat
9 9 (9.57%) Microsoft
10 5 (5.32%) HP
11 4 (4.26%) Intel Security
11 4 (4.26%) Novell
11 4 (4.26%) Sun
12 3 (3.19%) Citrix
12 3 (3.19%) Forcepoint
12 3 (3.19%) Lotus
12 3 (3.19%) NetApp
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Polycom
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago