The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 54 44 33
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -11
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 3 21 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.60% 3.94% 8.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.68% 12.43% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 20 37
Average salary £52,250 £45,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.11% +47.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,050 £42,250 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £64,450 £47,500 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
Solaris
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
112 169 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 22.58% 31.71% 47.55%
Number of salaries quoted 73 126 128
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,895 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.64% -1.61%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Solaris
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Bracknell

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) UNIX
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) Sun
4 4 (40.00%) Internet
4 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (30.00%) Security Architecture
5 3 (30.00%) Information Assurance
5 3 (30.00%) RMADS
5 3 (30.00%) Validation
5 3 (30.00%) CESG
5 3 (30.00%) CESG CLAS
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco
5 3 (30.00%) CRM
5 3 (30.00%) Windows NT
5 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (30.00%) Service Management
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (20.00%) Juniper
6 2 (20.00%) Firewall
6 2 (20.00%) CCNA
6 2 (20.00%) IBM
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 (10.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) ATM
3 1 (10.00%) Broadband
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (10.00%) PPP
3 1 (10.00%) RIP
3 1 (10.00%) SNMP
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) IPv6
3 1 (10.00%) MPLS
3 1 (10.00%) OSPF
3 1 (10.00%) BGP
3 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (10.00%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (10.00%) Essbase
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) French Language
2 1 (10.00%) German Language
2 1 (10.00%) Italian Language
2 1 (10.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Technical Support
2 4 (40.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Security Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) DBA
5 1 (10.00%) Network Specialist
5 1 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Storage Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) RMADS
1 3 (30.00%) CESG
1 3 (30.00%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) UNIX
3 3 (30.00%) Windows NT
3 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (30.00%) Security Architecture
1 3 (30.00%) Information Assurance
1 3 (30.00%) Validation
1 3 (30.00%) CRM
1 3 (30.00%) Service Management
2 1 (10.00%) SOA
2 1 (10.00%) Network Design
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) MCP
3 1 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) MCSA
3 1 (10.00%) MCDBA
3 1 (10.00%) CCDA
3 1 (10.00%) CCIE
3 1 (10.00%) CCIP
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) RHCE
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Sun
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Juniper
4 2 (20.00%) IBM
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) Dell
5 1 (10.00%) Radware
5 1 (10.00%) Hyperion
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (10.00%) Brocade
5 1 (10.00%) LANDesk
5 1 (10.00%) VMware