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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 67 35 58
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +23
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 7 27 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.26% 7.01% 3.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.98% 17.88% 8.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 13
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £38,250 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
235 151 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 42.42% 39.22% 37.39%
Number of salaries quoted 156 86 107
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 29 January 2015.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 19 (90.48%) Linux
2 17 (80.95%) SQL
2 17 (80.95%) UNIX
2 17 (80.95%) Windows
3 15 (71.43%) Validation
4 11 (52.38%) Migration
4 11 (52.38%) Oracle
4 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
5 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (42.86%) Windows XP
5 9 (42.86%) Telecoms
6 8 (38.10%) Internet
6 8 (38.10%) RDBMS
6 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
6 8 (38.10%) Sun
6 8 (38.10%) Relational Database
7 7 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
7 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
7 7 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
7 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 7 (33.33%) ISEB
7 7 (33.33%) LoadRunner
7 7 (33.33%) NetApp
7 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 7 (33.33%) Regression Testing
7 7 (33.33%) Finance

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 5 (23.81%) IIS
1 5 (23.81%) Tomcat
2 4 (19.05%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) Internet
2 5 (23.81%) LAN
2 5 (23.81%) WAN
3 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) RDBMS
1 8 (38.10%) Relational Database
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle Exadata
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle Discoverer
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (19.05%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) LoadRunner
1 7 (33.33%) SilkPerformer
2 5 (23.81%) WinRunner
2 5 (23.81%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 9 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) German Language
4 1 (4.76%) French Language
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Consultant
2 8 (38.10%) Technical Support Engineer
2 8 (38.10%) Technical Engineer
2 8 (38.10%) Technical Support
2 8 (38.10%) Support Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Test Consultant
4 4 (19.05%) DBA
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle Consultant
4 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (9.52%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Test Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Test Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Security Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) RMADS
1 2 (9.52%) CESG
1 2 (9.52%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Linux
2 17 (80.95%) UNIX
2 17 (80.95%) Windows
3 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (42.86%) Windows XP
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (9.52%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Validation
2 11 (52.38%) Migration
3 7 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 7 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 7 (33.33%) Test Management
4 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
4 5 (23.81%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (19.05%) SOA
6 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.52%) Service Management
6 2 (9.52%) CRM
6 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
6 2 (9.52%) Security Architecture
6 2 (9.52%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
2 7 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (33.33%) ISEB
2 7 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 7 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 7 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Oracle
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) Sun
3 7 (33.33%) NetApp
3 7 (33.33%) VMware
3 7 (33.33%) Fujitsu
4 5 (23.81%) HP
5 4 (19.05%) Hyperion
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