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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
South East / Berkshire
Rank 128 164 146
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -18
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 55 65 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.49% 1.23% 1.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.15% 5.14% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 21 55 49
Median salary £57,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -4.44%

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
1067 1264 1663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.94% 23.96% 31.05%
Number of salaries quoted 876 1122 1205
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +14 46 £60,000 +60.00% 2
Slough - 5 £57,500 -
Bracknell +20 3 - - 1
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 91 (91.00%) Linux
2 78 (78.00%) Unix
3 63 (63.00%) Windows
4 56 (56.00%) TCP/IP
5 53 (53.00%) F5
6 52 (52.00%) Cisco
7 51 (51.00%) CheckPoint
7 51 (51.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 50 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 50 (50.00%) Juniper
8 50 (50.00%) Windows 2000
8 50 (50.00%) Palo Alto
9 47 (47.00%) Blue Coat
9 47 (47.00%) Sourcefire
9 47 (47.00%) Crossbeam
10 40 (40.00%) Risk Management
11 39 (39.00%) Firewall
12 38 (38.00%) German Language
13 34 (34.00%) ITIL
14 32 (32.00%) VMware
15 29 (29.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 26 (26.00%) Red Hat
17 21 (21.00%) French Language
18 19 (19.00%) Oracle
19 18 (18.00%) Perl
19 18 (18.00%) VMware ESX
20 16 (16.00%) High Availability
21 15 (15.00%) PowerShell
22 14 (14.00%) Coaching
23 13 (13.00%) Kalman Filter

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 5 (5.00%) Apache
1 5 (5.00%) IIS
2 4 (4.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (3.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.00%) JBoss
4 1 (1.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (3.00%) Eloqua
3 2 (2.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.00%) SaaS
2 3 (3.00%) Responsys
2 3 (3.00%) Taleo
3 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 56 (56.00%) TCP/IP
2 39 (39.00%) Firewall
3 5 (5.00%) Network Security
3 5 (5.00%) SMTP
4 4 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (4.00%) Wireless
5 3 (3.00%) FWSM
5 3 (3.00%) HTTP
5 3 (3.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (3.00%) snoop
5 3 (3.00%) tcpdump
5 3 (3.00%) Wireshark
6 2 (2.00%) DNS
6 2 (2.00%) Internet
6 2 (2.00%) VPN
7 1 (1.00%) BGP
7 1 (1.00%) FCoE
7 1 (1.00%) MPLS
7 1 (1.00%) SAN
7 1 (1.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (3.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (3.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (3.00%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (3.00%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (3.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.00%) DB2
4 2 (2.00%) MySQL
4 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (2.00%) JMeter
1 2 (2.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (38.00%) German Language
2 21 (21.00%) French Language
3 6 (6.00%) Finance
4 1 (1.00%) Banking
4 1 (1.00%) Games
4 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.00%) Retail
4 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (48.00%) Linux Engineer
2 44 (44.00%) Security Engineer
3 40 (40.00%) Juniper Engineer
4 16 (16.00%) Support Engineer
4 16 (16.00%) VMware Engineer
5 12 (12.00%) Blue Coat Engineer
5 12 (12.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 12 (12.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 12 (12.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 12 (12.00%) Senior Security Engineer
5 12 (12.00%) Unix Engineer
6 10 (10.00%) VMware Support Engineer
7 9 (9.00%) Linux Support
7 9 (9.00%) Linux Support Engineer
7 9 (9.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 9 (9.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
8 8 (8.00%) Consultant
8 8 (8.00%) Unix Support
9 7 (7.00%) Senior Linux Support
9 7 (7.00%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.00%) .NET
1 6 (6.00%) Middleware
1 6 (6.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (4.00%) HTML
2 4 (4.00%) XML
3 2 (2.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.00%) LAMP
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.00%) Clustering
2 7 (7.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.00%) iSeries
4 3 (3.00%) Replication
4 3 (3.00%) Statistics
5 2 (2.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.00%) BYOD
6 1 (1.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 91 (91.00%) Linux
2 78 (78.00%) Unix
3 63 (63.00%) Windows
4 51 (51.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 50 (50.00%) Windows 2000
5 50 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 29 (29.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (6.00%) CentOS
8 4 (4.00%) HPUX
8 4 (4.00%) Windows Server
9 3 (3.00%) AIX
10 2 (2.00%) Debian
10 2 (2.00%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.00%) IRIX
11 1 (1.00%) SUSE
11 1 (1.00%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.00%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 34 (34.00%) ITIL
3 16 (16.00%) High Availability
4 14 (14.00%) Coaching
5 13 (13.00%) Kalman Filter
6 12 (12.00%) Identity Management
6 12 (12.00%) Information Security
6 12 (12.00%) Mentoring
7 8 (8.00%) Problem Management
8 5 (5.00%) Configuration Management
8 5 (5.00%) Line Management
8 5 (5.00%) Load Balancing
8 5 (5.00%) Performance Management
8 5 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (5.00%) Reverse Engineering
8 5 (5.00%) SDLC
8 5 (5.00%) Trend Analysis
9 4 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (4.00%) CRM
9 4 (4.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (18.00%) Perl
2 15 (15.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (6.00%) SQL
4 5 (5.00%) Java
5 4 (4.00%) C
5 4 (4.00%) C#
5 4 (4.00%) C++
6 2 (2.00%) VB
7 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (13.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.00%) RHCE
3 3 (3.00%) CREST Certified
3 3 (3.00%) Degree
4 2 (2.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.00%) SCSA
4 2 (2.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.00%) CCDA
5 1 (1.00%) CCDP
5 1 (1.00%) CCNA
5 1 (1.00%) CCNP
5 1 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.00%) ISEB
5 1 (1.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.00%) SLA
2 3 (3.00%) QA
3 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (18.00%) VMware ESX
2 13 (13.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.00%) Firmware
3 5 (5.00%) XenServer
4 3 (3.00%) iptables
4 3 (3.00%) vSphere
5 2 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.00%) Veritas File System
6 1 (1.00%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.00%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (5.00%) Puppet
2 3 (3.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (2.00%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (1.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.00%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.00%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.00%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.00%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (1.00%) Legato
4 1 (1.00%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 53 (53.00%) F5
2 52 (52.00%) Cisco
3 51 (51.00%) CheckPoint
4 50 (50.00%) Juniper
4 50 (50.00%) Palo Alto
5 47 (47.00%) Blue Coat
5 47 (47.00%) Crossbeam
5 47 (47.00%) Sourcefire
6 32 (32.00%) VMware
7 26 (26.00%) Red Hat
8 19 (19.00%) Oracle
9 12 (12.00%) Sun
10 9 (9.00%) HP
11 4 (4.00%) Microsoft
11 4 (4.00%) Veritas
12 3 (3.00%) Egenera
12 3 (3.00%) Foundry
13 2 (2.00%) EMC
13 2 (2.00%) Sybase
14 1 (1.00%) IBM
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