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

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 154 153 135
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 56 67 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.24% 1.33% 1.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.18% 5.31% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 38 39 72
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £38,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,700 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £46,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-1.07% +1.08%
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
1340 1262 1584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.55% 24.96% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1166 975 1218
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 28 June 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 28 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
Reading +3 44 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Maidenhead - 3 £47,500 - 2
Newbury +9 2 £47,500 -
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 83 (94.32%) Linux
2 64 (72.73%) Unix
3 55 (62.50%) Windows
4 49 (55.68%) Firewall
5 42 (47.73%) TCP/IP
5 42 (47.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 41 (46.59%) F5
7 40 (45.45%) CheckPoint
8 39 (44.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 39 (44.32%) Juniper
9 38 (43.18%) Windows 2000
9 38 (43.18%) Palo Alto
10 37 (42.05%) German Language
11 30 (34.09%) ITIL
12 27 (30.68%) Cisco
13 21 (23.86%) French Language
14 19 (21.59%) Crossbeam
14 19 (21.59%) Sourcefire
14 19 (21.59%) Blue Coat
14 19 (21.59%) SLA
14 19 (21.59%) Red Hat
14 19 (21.59%) Oracle
14 19 (21.59%) VMware
15 15 (17.05%) VMware Infrastructure
16 13 (14.77%) Clustering
17 12 (13.64%) CCNA
17 12 (13.64%) Sun
17 12 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
18 11 (12.50%) AIX
18 11 (12.50%) HPUX

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 9 (10.23%) Apache
2 5 (5.68%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.41%) IIS
3 3 (3.41%) nginx
4 2 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.14%) JBoss
5 1 (1.14%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 6 (6.82%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (6.82%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (3.41%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.14%) IaaS
2 1 (1.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (55.68%) Firewall
2 42 (47.73%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.68%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (5.68%) DNS
3 5 (5.68%) VPN
4 4 (4.55%) SAN
4 4 (4.55%) SNMP
5 3 (3.41%) FCoE
5 3 (3.41%) MPLS
5 3 (3.41%) SS7
5 3 (3.41%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (3.41%) Wireless
6 2 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (2.27%) FWSM
6 2 (2.27%) GGSN
6 2 (2.27%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (2.27%) SGSN
6 2 (2.27%) snoop
6 2 (2.27%) tcpdump
6 2 (2.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.95%) Oracle Database
2 6 (6.82%) DB2
2 6 (6.82%) MySQL
2 6 (6.82%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (6.82%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (6.82%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (4.55%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.14%) OLTP
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) JMeter
1 1 (1.14%) Ranorex
1 1 (1.14%) Selenium
1 1 (1.14%) SoapUI
General
1 37 (42.05%) German Language
2 21 (23.86%) French Language
3 7 (7.95%) Finance
4 5 (5.68%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.68%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (32.95%) Security Engineer
2 27 (30.68%) Juniper Engineer
3 22 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
4 13 (14.77%) Analyst
5 11 (12.50%) Unix Engineer
6 10 (11.36%) Unix Support
7 8 (9.09%) Firewall Analyst
7 8 (9.09%) Security Analyst
8 7 (7.95%) Administrator
8 7 (7.95%) Support Engineer
9 6 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (6.82%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (6.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 6 (6.82%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (6.82%) Technical Support
9 6 (6.82%) Unix Support Engineer
10 5 (5.68%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (5.68%) 3rd Line Technical Support
10 5 (5.68%) Cisco Engineer
10 5 (5.68%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.55%) Middleware
1 4 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (2.27%) HTML
2 2 (2.27%) LAMP
2 2 (2.27%) SOAP
2 2 (2.27%) XML
3 1 (1.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.77%) Clustering
2 8 (9.09%) Replication
3 6 (6.82%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.55%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (2.27%) BYOD
5 2 (2.27%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 83 (94.32%) Linux
2 64 (72.73%) Unix
3 55 (62.50%) Windows
4 42 (47.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (44.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 38 (43.18%) Windows 2000
7 11 (12.50%) AIX
7 11 (12.50%) HPUX
7 11 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (9.09%) Debian
9 7 (7.95%) CentOS
9 7 (7.95%) Ubuntu
9 7 (7.95%) Windows 7
10 6 (6.82%) SUSE
11 5 (5.68%) Windows Server
12 4 (4.55%) Windows 10
12 4 (4.55%) Windows 8
12 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (2.27%) IRIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (34.09%) ITIL
2 10 (11.36%) Information Security
3 7 (7.95%) Migration
3 7 (7.95%) SOA
4 6 (6.82%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (6.82%) Risk Management
5 5 (5.68%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (4.55%) Coaching
6 4 (4.55%) Identity Management
6 4 (4.55%) Incident Management
6 4 (4.55%) Logistics
6 4 (4.55%) Mentoring
6 4 (4.55%) Network Load Balancing
6 4 (4.55%) Performance Management
6 4 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (4.55%) Problem Management
6 4 (4.55%) Security Operations
6 4 (4.55%) SIEM
6 4 (4.55%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.95%) Perl
2 6 (6.82%) Shell Script
3 4 (4.55%) C
4 3 (3.41%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.27%) Java
6 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.14%) PHP
6 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (13.64%) CCNA
1 12 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (10.23%) SC Cleared
2 9 (10.23%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.55%) CEH
3 4 (4.55%) CISSP
3 4 (4.55%) GCIA
3 4 (4.55%) GCIH
4 3 (3.41%) CCDA
4 3 (3.41%) CCDP
4 3 (3.41%) CCNP
4 3 (3.41%) RHCE
5 2 (2.27%) Degree
5 2 (2.27%) SCSA
5 2 (2.27%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.14%) ISEB
6 1 (1.14%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.14%) MCSE
6 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (21.59%) SLA
2 4 (4.55%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (3.41%) QA
System Software
1 15 (17.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.82%) VMware ESX
2 6 (6.82%) vSphere
3 5 (5.68%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.68%) Firmware
4 4 (4.55%) DFS Replication
4 4 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.41%) Postfix
5 3 (3.41%) VirtualBox
6 2 (2.27%) iptables
6 2 (2.27%) qmail
6 2 (2.27%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (1.14%) Sendmail
7 1 (1.14%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (4.55%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 4 (4.55%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (4.55%) SCCM
2 4 (4.55%) SCDPM
2 4 (4.55%) SCOM
3 3 (3.41%) logstash
3 3 (3.41%) Nagios
3 3 (3.41%) NetBackup
3 3 (3.41%) ZABBIX
4 2 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.27%) Puppet
5 1 (1.14%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.14%) Legato
Vendors
1 41 (46.59%) F5
2 40 (45.45%) CheckPoint
3 39 (44.32%) Juniper
4 38 (43.18%) Palo Alto
5 27 (30.68%) Cisco
6 19 (21.59%) Blue Coat
6 19 (21.59%) Crossbeam
6 19 (21.59%) Oracle
6 19 (21.59%) Red Hat
6 19 (21.59%) Sourcefire
6 19 (21.59%) VMware
7 12 (13.64%) Sun
8 8 (9.09%) Microsoft
9 7 (7.95%) HP
10 6 (6.82%) EMC
10 6 (6.82%) Sybase
11 4 (4.55%) Hitachi
11 4 (4.55%) Intel Security
11 4 (4.55%) Remedy
11 4 (4.55%) Veritas
Maidenhead, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £35,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £60,000 basic + 30% shift + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits (£84,
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum + Good Benefits
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