The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Borehamwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 9 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 1 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 4.55% 17.78% 3.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.50% 80.00% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £40,000 £23,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.91% -48.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Solaris
Hertfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Borehamwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 36.36% 22.22% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 6
Average salary £40,000 £24,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -42.16%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Borehamwood

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Borehamwood region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Borehamwood

Solaris
Salary Trend in Borehamwood

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Borehamwood

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Borehamwood

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Borehamwood 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 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) 4G
3 6 (75.00%) SS7
3 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (75.00%) SIGTRAN
3 6 (75.00%) Erlang
4 1 (12.50%) EJB 3.0
4 1 (12.50%) LTE
4 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) QA
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) WinForms
4 1 (12.50%) JBoss
4 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
4 1 (12.50%) GPRS
4 1 (12.50%) GSM
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) Packet Switching
4 1 (12.50%) SMS
4 1 (12.50%) UMTS
4 1 (12.50%) WLAN
4 1 (12.50%) SLA
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 1 (12.50%) .NET

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Borehamwood by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Borehamwood 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 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) 4G
2 6 (75.00%) SS7
2 6 (75.00%) SIGTRAN
3 1 (12.50%) LTE
3 1 (12.50%) GPRS
3 1 (12.50%) GSM
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) Packet Switching
3 1 (12.50%) SMS
3 1 (12.50%) UMTS
3 1 (12.50%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) DB2
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
General
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Test Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) EJB
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) XSLT
1 1 (12.50%) WinForms
1 1 (12.50%) EJB 3.0
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Erlang
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) JBoss
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) VMware