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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 50 50 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 -20
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 5 18 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.18% 3.33% 9.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.10% 10.29% 22.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 16 42
Average salary - £45,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +47.54%
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £46,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+2.71% +6.97%
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
82 175 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 19.43% 32.35% 42.27%
Number of salaries quoted 63 128 129
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +39.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 29 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 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) UNIX
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) CCNA
4 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
4 5 (55.56%) Firewall
5 4 (44.44%) Degree
5 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
5 4 (44.44%) French Language
5 4 (44.44%) German Language
5 4 (44.44%) Italian Language
5 4 (44.44%) Spanish Language
5 4 (44.44%) LANDesk
5 4 (44.44%) Time Management
5 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
5 4 (44.44%) MCP
5 4 (44.44%) DHCP
5 4 (44.44%) MCSE
5 4 (44.44%) MCSA
5 4 (44.44%) MCDBA
5 4 (44.44%) Sun
5 4 (44.44%) DNS
5 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (44.44%) Internet
6 3 (33.33%) Juniper
6 3 (33.33%) Telecoms

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) DHCP
2 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) MPLS
3 1 (11.11%) OSPF
3 1 (11.11%) BGP
3 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
3 1 (11.11%) SS7
3 1 (11.11%) VRRP
3 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) Ethereal
3 1 (11.11%) VPLS
3 1 (11.11%) ATM
3 1 (11.11%) Broadband
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
1 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
General
1 4 (44.44%) French Language
1 4 (44.44%) German Language
1 4 (44.44%) Italian Language
1 4 (44.44%) Spanish Language
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Support Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Support
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Support Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Security Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Network Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Storage Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) RMADS
2 2 (22.22%) CESG
2 2 (22.22%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) UNIX
3 2 (22.22%) Windows NT
3 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Time Management
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
2 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Information Assurance
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Management
3 1 (11.11%) SIEM
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) CCNA
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) MCP
3 4 (44.44%) MCSE
3 4 (44.44%) MCSA
3 4 (44.44%) MCDBA
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (11.11%) RHCE
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (11.11%) CCIE
4 1 (11.11%) CCIP
4 1 (11.11%) CCDA
4 1 (11.11%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) LANDesk
3 4 (44.44%) Sun
4 3 (33.33%) Juniper
5 2 (22.22%) IBM
6 1 (11.11%) Symantec
6 1 (11.11%) Radware
6 1 (11.11%) Sourcefire
6 1 (11.11%) Brocade
6 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
6 1 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (11.11%) Dell
6 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (11.11%) F5
6 1 (11.11%) Qualys
6 1 (11.11%) LogRhythm
6 1 (11.11%) Supermicro
6 1 (11.11%) VMware