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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 146 164 140
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -24
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 67 49 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.51% 0.98% 1.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.11% 3.98% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 39 25 67
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -13.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £38,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.46% -4.44%
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
1310 1231 1671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.59% 24.65% 30.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1100 968 1255
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +18 54 £52,500 +31.25% 6
Maidenhead - 4 £47,500 - 1
Newbury +3 2 £47,500 -
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 98 (94.23%) Linux
2 79 (75.96%) Unix
3 60 (57.69%) Windows
4 54 (51.92%) Firewall
5 48 (46.15%) F5
6 47 (45.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 47 (45.19%) TCP/IP
7 46 (44.23%) CheckPoint
8 45 (43.27%) German Language
9 44 (42.31%) Windows Server 2003
10 43 (41.35%) Juniper
10 43 (41.35%) Windows 2000
10 43 (41.35%) Palo Alto
11 34 (32.69%) ITIL
12 30 (28.85%) Cisco
13 27 (25.96%) Red Hat
13 27 (25.96%) French Language
14 26 (25.00%) Oracle
14 26 (25.00%) VMware
15 23 (22.12%) SLA
16 21 (20.19%) Clustering
16 21 (20.19%) VMware Infrastructure
17 20 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 20 (19.23%) Crossbeam
17 20 (19.23%) Blue Coat
17 20 (19.23%) Sourcefire
18 18 (17.31%) Sun
19 16 (15.38%) Apache
20 15 (14.42%) AIX
21 14 (13.46%) 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 16 (15.38%) Apache
2 9 (8.65%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.81%) IIS
4 3 (2.88%) nginx
5 2 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.96%) JBoss
6 1 (0.96%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.96%) MS Office
1 1 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (0.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (5.77%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (5.77%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.92%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.96%) IaaS
3 1 (0.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (51.92%) Firewall
2 47 (45.19%) TCP/IP
3 8 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (5.77%) SAN
4 6 (5.77%) VPN
5 5 (4.81%) DNS
6 4 (3.85%) FCoE
6 4 (3.85%) FWSM
6 4 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (3.85%) MPLS
6 4 (3.85%) SNMP
6 4 (3.85%) snoop
6 4 (3.85%) tcpdump
6 4 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (3.85%) Wireless
6 4 (3.85%) Wireshark
7 3 (2.88%) BGP
7 3 (2.88%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (2.88%) SS7
7 3 (2.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.62%) MySQL
2 8 (7.69%) DB2
3 7 (6.73%) Oracle Database
4 6 (5.77%) Oracle BI EE
4 6 (5.77%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (5.77%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (4.81%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (1.92%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.96%) OLTP
7 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.96%) ClearCase
1 1 (0.96%) ClearQuest
1 1 (0.96%) JMeter
1 1 (0.96%) Ranorex
1 1 (0.96%) Selenium
1 1 (0.96%) SoapUI
General
1 45 (43.27%) German Language
2 27 (25.96%) French Language
3 7 (6.73%) Finance
4 6 (5.77%) Manufacturing
4 6 (5.77%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.88%) Games
6 1 (0.96%) Banking
6 1 (0.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (32.69%) Juniper Engineer
1 34 (32.69%) Security Engineer
2 31 (29.81%) Linux Engineer
3 19 (18.27%) Unix Engineer
4 13 (12.50%) Analyst
4 13 (12.50%) Unix Support
5 11 (10.58%) Support Engineer
6 9 (8.65%) Unix Support Engineer
7 8 (7.69%) Administrator
7 8 (7.69%) Firewall Analyst
7 8 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (7.69%) Security Analyst
7 8 (7.69%) Technical Support
8 7 (6.73%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (6.73%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 7 (6.73%) Linux Administrator
8 7 (6.73%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 7 (6.73%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (5.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (5.77%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.77%) LAMP
2 5 (4.81%) Middleware
2 5 (4.81%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (3.85%) HTML
3 4 (3.85%) XML
4 2 (1.92%) SOAP
5 1 (0.96%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.19%) Clustering
2 10 (9.62%) Replication
3 7 (6.73%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.85%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (2.88%) BYOD
6 2 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.92%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 98 (94.23%) Linux
2 79 (75.96%) Unix
3 60 (57.69%) Windows
4 47 (45.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (42.31%) Windows Server 2003
6 43 (41.35%) Windows 2000
7 20 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (14.42%) AIX
9 14 (13.46%) HPUX
10 9 (8.65%) Debian
11 8 (7.69%) SUSE
11 8 (7.69%) Windows 7
12 7 (6.73%) CentOS
12 7 (6.73%) Ubuntu
13 5 (4.81%) Windows Server
14 4 (3.85%) Windows 10
14 4 (3.85%) Windows 8
14 4 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (2.88%) IRIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (32.69%) ITIL
2 10 (9.62%) Problem Management
3 7 (6.73%) Information Security
3 7 (6.73%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (6.73%) Migration
3 7 (6.73%) SOA
4 6 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (5.77%) Line Management
4 6 (5.77%) Operations Management
4 6 (5.77%) Virtual Environments
5 5 (4.81%) Mentoring
6 4 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (3.85%) Coaching
6 4 (3.85%) Incident Management
6 4 (3.85%) Logistics
6 4 (3.85%) Network Load Balancing
6 4 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (3.85%) Security Operations
6 4 (3.85%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 4 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.50%) Perl
2 9 (8.65%) Shell Script
3 6 (5.77%) C
4 4 (3.85%) Java
4 4 (3.85%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.96%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.96%) PHP
5 1 (0.96%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (13.46%) SC Cleared
1 14 (13.46%) Security Cleared
2 13 (12.50%) CCNA
2 13 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (6.73%) RHCE
4 6 (5.77%) SCSA
4 6 (5.77%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (5.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (3.85%) CCDA
5 4 (3.85%) CCDP
5 4 (3.85%) CCNP
5 4 (3.85%) CEH
5 4 (3.85%) CISSP
5 4 (3.85%) GCIA
5 4 (3.85%) GCIH
6 2 (1.92%) Degree
7 1 (0.96%) ISEB
7 1 (0.96%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.96%) MCSE
7 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (22.12%) SLA
2 4 (3.85%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (2.88%) QA
System Software
1 21 (20.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (10.58%) VMware ESX
3 10 (9.62%) Firmware
4 8 (7.69%) vSphere
5 5 (4.81%) Active Directory
6 4 (3.85%) DFS Replication
6 4 (3.85%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.85%) iptables
6 4 (3.85%) Postfix
6 4 (3.85%) VirtualBox
6 4 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.88%) qmail
7 3 (2.88%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (1.92%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.96%) Squid
Systems Management
1 8 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (6.73%) NetBackup
3 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 4 (3.85%) SCCM
4 4 (3.85%) SCDPM
4 4 (3.85%) SCOM
5 3 (2.88%) logstash
5 3 (2.88%) Nagios
5 3 (2.88%) ZABBIX
6 2 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.92%) Puppet
7 1 (0.96%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.96%) Legato
Vendors
1 48 (46.15%) F5
2 46 (44.23%) CheckPoint
3 43 (41.35%) Juniper
3 43 (41.35%) Palo Alto
4 30 (28.85%) Cisco
5 27 (25.96%) Red Hat
6 26 (25.00%) Oracle
6 26 (25.00%) VMware
7 20 (19.23%) Blue Coat
7 20 (19.23%) Crossbeam
7 20 (19.23%) Sourcefire
8 18 (17.31%) Sun
9 14 (13.46%) HP
10 9 (8.65%) Microsoft
11 8 (7.69%) EMC
11 8 (7.69%) Sybase
11 8 (7.69%) Veritas
12 6 (5.77%) Hitachi
13 4 (3.85%) Intel Security
13 4 (3.85%) Remedy
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