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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 63 32 50
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +18
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 18 30 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.07% 5.99% 3.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.45% 14.42% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 13
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
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
279 208 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 47.61% 41.52% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 147 117 107
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,500 £50,000
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 21 November 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 29 (96.67%) Linux
2 26 (86.67%) UNIX
2 26 (86.67%) Windows
3 25 (83.33%) Validation
4 19 (63.33%) SQL
5 16 (53.33%) RDBMS
5 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
5 16 (53.33%) Sun
5 16 (53.33%) Internet
5 16 (53.33%) Relational Database
6 13 (43.33%) Security Cleared
6 13 (43.33%) Migration
6 13 (43.33%) Oracle
7 10 (33.33%) Windows XP
7 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 10 (33.33%) Telecoms
7 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (33.33%) German Language
8 9 (30.00%) Test Management
8 9 (30.00%) Retail
8 9 (30.00%) SilkPerformer
8 9 (30.00%) ISTQB
8 9 (30.00%) Fujitsu
8 9 (30.00%) French Language
8 9 (30.00%) Finance
8 9 (30.00%) Regression Testing
8 9 (30.00%) VMware
8 9 (30.00%) VMware ESX
8 9 (30.00%) VMware Workstation
8 9 (30.00%) ISEB

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 6 (20.00%) IIS
1 6 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (13.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 16 (53.33%) Internet
2 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 6 (20.00%) LAN
3 6 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (53.33%) RDBMS
1 16 (53.33%) Relational Database
2 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle Discoverer
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (13.33%) Essbase
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle Exadata
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) LoadRunner
1 9 (30.00%) SilkPerformer
2 5 (16.67%) WinRunner
2 5 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 10 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 10 (33.33%) German Language
2 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 9 (30.00%) Retail
2 9 (30.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Technical Support
1 16 (53.33%) Support Engineer
1 16 (53.33%) Technical Support Engineer
1 16 (53.33%) Technical Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Consultant
3 6 (20.00%) Test Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) DBA
4 4 (13.33%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (13.33%) Oracle Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Test Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Test Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) CESG
1 1 (3.33%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (3.33%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 29 (96.67%) Linux
2 26 (86.67%) UNIX
2 26 (86.67%) Windows
3 10 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (30.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.33%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) Validation
2 13 (43.33%) Migration
3 9 (30.00%) Test Management
3 9 (30.00%) Regression Testing
3 9 (30.00%) Test Automation
3 9 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 6 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (13.33%) SOA
5 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (10.00%) Test Strategy
7 1 (3.33%) CRM
7 1 (3.33%) Security Architecture
7 1 (3.33%) Service Management
7 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.33%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 9 (30.00%) ISEB
2 9 (30.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) VMware ESX
1 9 (30.00%) VMware Workstation
1 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 9 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
1 16 (53.33%) Sun
2 13 (43.33%) Oracle
3 9 (30.00%) NetApp
3 9 (30.00%) VMware
3 9 (30.00%) Fujitsu
4 6 (20.00%) HP
5 4 (13.33%) Hyperion
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