The first table below looks at the demand for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 134 80 58
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -22
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 80 164 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.45% 3.03% 3.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.00% 10.59% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 65 133 173
Average salary £46,500 £38,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.77% -14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1600 1549 1799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.09% 28.66% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1213 1294 1483
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 July 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Solaris
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -51 34 £57,500 +46.49% 1
Bracknell -19 14 £45,000 +47.54% 3
Slough +11 12 £47,500 +22.58%
Maidenhead -13 8 £51,250 -2.38% 1
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Solaris also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Solaris.

1 175 (82.16%) Linux
2 152 (71.36%) UNIX
3 106 (49.77%) Windows
4 69 (32.39%) Sun
5 66 (30.99%) AIX
6 60 (28.17%) Java
7 58 (27.23%) Relational Database
8 57 (26.76%) TCP/IP
9 52 (24.41%) Oracle
10 51 (23.94%) HPUX
11 49 (23.00%) RDBMS
12 48 (22.54%) German Language
13 46 (21.60%) Red Hat
14 44 (20.66%) Microsoft
15 41 (19.25%) Degree
16 39 (18.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 39 (18.31%) SQL
17 38 (17.84%) Apache
17 38 (17.84%) Veritas
18 37 (17.37%) Internet
18 37 (17.37%) Perl
18 37 (17.37%) VMware
19 35 (16.43%) XML
20 34 (15.96%) Tomcat
21 33 (15.49%) J2EE
21 33 (15.49%) MySQL
21 33 (15.49%) HP
21 33 (15.49%) Telecoms
22 32 (15.02%) Validation
22 32 (15.02%) JavaScript

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Solaris also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Solaris. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 38 (17.84%) Apache
2 34 (15.96%) Tomcat
3 25 (11.74%) Alfresco
3 25 (11.74%) Liferay
4 19 (8.92%) WebSphere
5 11 (5.16%) WebLogic
6 5 (2.35%) IBM Notes
7 4 (1.88%) IIS
8 3 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.41%) WebLogic Portal
8 3 (1.41%) WebLogic Integration
8 3 (1.41%) AquaLogic Service Bus
8 3 (1.41%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.47%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (3.76%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.29%) MS Office
3 5 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.41%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (11.74%) GitHub
2 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (26.76%) TCP/IP
2 37 (17.37%) Internet
3 31 (14.55%) DNS
4 30 (14.08%) SAN
5 28 (13.15%) Firewall
6 22 (10.33%) NAS
7 20 (9.39%) LDAP
8 15 (7.04%) HTTP
8 15 (7.04%) SS7
9 12 (5.63%) INAP
10 11 (5.16%) Wireshark
10 11 (5.16%) DHCP
11 10 (4.69%) ATM
11 10 (4.69%) SMS
12 9 (4.23%) ISUP
13 8 (3.76%) VoIP
14 7 (3.29%) VPN
15 5 (2.35%) PPP
15 5 (2.35%) Ethernet
15 5 (2.35%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (27.23%) Relational Database
2 49 (23.00%) RDBMS
3 33 (15.49%) MySQL
4 26 (12.21%) DB2
5 25 (11.74%) MongoDB
6 12 (5.63%) Oracle Database
7 9 (4.23%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (3.76%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (3.76%) Hadoop
9 7 (3.29%) SQL Server
10 6 (2.82%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.88%) Informix
11 4 (1.88%) MaxDB
12 3 (1.41%) Essbase
12 3 (1.41%) Oracle9i Database
12 3 (1.41%) Oracle Exadata
12 3 (1.41%) Oracle Discoverer
12 3 (1.41%) Oracle BI EE
13 2 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 30 (14.08%) Subversion
2 26 (12.21%) JIRA
2 26 (12.21%) Gradle
2 26 (12.21%) Jenkins
2 26 (12.21%) IntelliJ
3 25 (11.74%) Eclipse
4 6 (2.82%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (2.35%) Ant
6 4 (1.88%) JUnit
6 4 (1.88%) WebObjects
6 4 (1.88%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.94%) ClearQuest
7 2 (0.94%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.47%) Introscope
8 1 (0.47%) Toad
8 1 (0.47%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.47%) JProfiler
8 1 (0.47%) Hudson
8 1 (0.47%) Selenium
8 1 (0.47%) Apache Ivy
General
1 48 (22.54%) German Language
2 33 (15.49%) Telecoms
3 27 (12.68%) Finance
3 27 (12.68%) French Language
4 8 (3.76%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.88%) Retail
6 3 (1.41%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.94%) Russian Language
7 2 (0.94%) Billing
8 1 (0.47%) Marketing
8 1 (0.47%) Electronics
8 1 (0.47%) Military
8 1 (0.47%) Banking
8 1 (0.47%) Automotive
8 1 (0.47%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 72 (33.80%) Support Engineer
2 60 (28.17%) Technical Support
3 54 (25.35%) Technical Support Engineer
3 54 (25.35%) Technical Engineer
4 36 (16.90%) Developer
5 27 (12.68%) Administrator
6 17 (7.98%) Systems Administrator
7 16 (7.51%) Consultant
7 16 (7.51%) Analyst
8 14 (6.57%) UNIX Engineer
9 13 (6.10%) UNIX Support
10 12 (5.63%) Linux Administrator
11 11 (5.16%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 10 (4.69%) Test Analyst
12 10 (4.69%) Support Specialist
13 8 (3.76%) Applications Support
13 8 (3.76%) Linux Engineer
14 7 (3.29%) IP Engineer
14 7 (3.29%) Lead Developer
14 7 (3.29%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (16.43%) XML
2 33 (15.49%) J2EE
3 30 (14.08%) HTML
4 29 (13.62%) Servlets
5 26 (12.21%) XHTML
6 25 (11.74%) XSLT
6 25 (11.74%) Struts
6 25 (11.74%) Velocity
6 25 (11.74%) JSR 168
6 25 (11.74%) Spring
7 18 (8.45%) SOAP
8 15 (7.04%) WebSphere MQ
9 9 (4.23%) Rendezvous
10 8 (3.76%) Web Services
11 7 (3.29%) Middleware
12 5 (2.35%) .NET
13 4 (1.88%) CSS
13 4 (1.88%) JSON
13 4 (1.88%) jQuery
14 3 (1.41%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.74%) Open Source
2 17 (7.98%) Clustering
3 15 (7.04%) Management Information System
3 15 (7.04%) DataPower
4 13 (6.10%) Data Integration
4 13 (6.10%) Replication
4 13 (6.10%) Mobile App
5 12 (5.63%) Computer Science
6 11 (5.16%) Derivative
7 10 (4.69%) IVR
8 8 (3.76%) Cryptography
8 8 (3.76%) PKI
8 8 (3.76%) Firmware
9 4 (1.88%) CMDB
9 4 (1.88%) iPhone
9 4 (1.88%) Celerra
9 4 (1.88%) iPad
9 4 (1.88%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (1.41%) Grid Computing
11 2 (0.94%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 175 (82.16%) Linux
2 152 (71.36%) UNIX
3 106 (49.77%) Windows
4 66 (30.99%) AIX
5 51 (23.94%) HPUX
6 39 (18.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (7.04%) SUSE
8 14 (6.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (6.10%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (2.82%) IRIX
10 6 (2.82%) Windows 2000
11 4 (1.88%) Mac OS X
11 4 (1.88%) CentOS
12 2 (0.94%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.47%) Debian
13 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (15.02%) Validation
2 25 (11.74%) MVC
2 25 (11.74%) TDD
2 25 (11.74%) Pair Programming
2 25 (11.74%) Extreme Programming
2 25 (11.74%) Continuous Integration
2 25 (11.74%) Web Application Development
2 25 (11.74%) Functional Testing
3 15 (7.04%) Software Engineering
3 15 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (6.10%) Quality Management
4 13 (6.10%) E-Commerce
4 13 (6.10%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (6.10%) Problem Management
5 11 (5.16%) ITIL
6 10 (4.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (4.23%) Load Balancing
7 9 (4.23%) Software Testing
8 8 (3.76%) Project Management
8 8 (3.76%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 60 (28.17%) Java
2 39 (18.31%) SQL
3 37 (17.37%) Perl
4 32 (15.02%) JavaScript
5 25 (11.74%) Groovy
5 25 (11.74%) Scala
6 22 (10.33%) Shell Script
7 13 (6.10%) Bash Shell
8 11 (5.16%) C++
9 6 (2.82%) C
9 6 (2.82%) C#
10 5 (2.35%) PowerShell
10 5 (2.35%) Korn
10 5 (2.35%) C-shell
11 4 (1.88%) Bourne shell
11 4 (1.88%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.41%) Python
12 3 (1.41%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.41%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 2 (0.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 41 (19.25%) Degree
2 19 (8.92%) Security Cleared
3 16 (7.51%) SC Cleared
3 16 (7.51%) SCSA
4 12 (5.63%) CCNA
4 12 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (5.16%) RHCE
6 10 (4.69%) ISEB
7 8 (3.76%) CCNP
7 8 (3.76%) Sun Certification
8 7 (3.29%) IBM Certification
9 5 (2.35%) CISSP
10 3 (1.41%) MCSE
10 3 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (1.41%) JNCIA
10 3 (1.41%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.94%) OCP
11 2 (0.94%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.47%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.16%) SLA
2 4 (1.88%) QA
System Software
1 16 (7.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (7.04%) NFS
3 14 (6.57%) Oracle RMAN
4 12 (5.63%) VMware ESX
5 9 (4.23%) Active Directory
6 5 (2.35%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (1.41%) vSphere
7 3 (1.41%) KVM
7 3 (1.41%) Xen
8 2 (0.94%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.94%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.47%) VMFS
9 1 (0.47%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.47%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 17 (7.98%) NetBackup
2 11 (5.16%) Backup Exec
3 8 (3.76%) ARCserve
4 5 (2.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (2.35%) HP Data Protector
5 4 (1.88%) Legato
5 4 (1.88%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (1.41%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.47%) YUM
7 1 (0.47%) Puppet
7 1 (0.47%) nmon
7 1 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.47%) Nagios
Vendors
1 69 (32.39%) Sun
2 52 (24.41%) Oracle
3 46 (21.60%) Red Hat
4 44 (20.66%) Microsoft
5 38 (17.84%) Veritas
6 37 (17.37%) VMware
7 33 (15.49%) HP
8 25 (11.74%) GigaSpaces
9 22 (10.33%) EMC
10 19 (8.92%) Sybase
11 17 (7.98%) Cisco
11 17 (7.98%) IBM
11 17 (7.98%) Citrix
12 14 (6.57%) NetApp
13 10 (4.69%) F5
14 9 (4.23%) Juniper
14 9 (4.23%) JBoss
14 9 (4.23%) Redknee
14 9 (4.23%) TIBCO
15 8 (3.76%) Ab Initio
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