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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 64 32 41
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +9
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 3 30 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.56% 6.56% 7.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.88% 18.40% 15.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3 24 26
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +47.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £47,500 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
160 163 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 30.02% 35.67% 46.72%
Number of salaries quoted 102 117 107
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +26.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £50,000 £54,000
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 27 March 2015.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 15 (83.33%) Linux
2 14 (77.78%) Windows
3 12 (66.67%) UNIX
4 11 (61.11%) SQL
5 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (50.00%) Validation
6 8 (44.44%) Relational Database
6 8 (44.44%) Internet
6 8 (44.44%) RDBMS
6 8 (44.44%) Sun
7 5 (27.78%) Oracle
7 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
7 5 (27.78%) Migration
7 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
8 4 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (22.22%) Oracle Exadata
8 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
8 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
8 4 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (22.22%) Essbase
8 4 (22.22%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (22.22%) WebLogic
8 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
8 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
8 4 (22.22%) SOA
8 4 (22.22%) Oracle Discoverer
8 4 (22.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 4 (22.22%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Internet
2 2 (11.11%) LAN
2 2 (11.11%) WAN
2 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) VPN
3 1 (5.56%) IPv6
3 1 (5.56%) SAN
3 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.56%) PPP
3 1 (5.56%) RIP
3 1 (5.56%) SNMP
3 1 (5.56%) ATM
3 1 (5.56%) Broadband
3 1 (5.56%) MPLS
3 1 (5.56%) OSPF
3 1 (5.56%) BGP
3 1 (5.56%) EIGRP
3 1 (5.56%) SS7
3 1 (5.56%) VRRP
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) RDBMS
1 8 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Discoverer
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (22.22%) Essbase
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Exadata
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) WinRunner
1 1 (5.56%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (5.56%) LoadRunner
1 1 (5.56%) SilkPerformer
General
1 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.11%) German Language
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) French Language
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Technical Support
2 8 (44.44%) Technical Support Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Technical Engineer
3 7 (38.89%) Consultant
4 4 (22.22%) DBA
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Security Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Test Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Network Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Storage Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) CESG
1 3 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
1 3 (16.67%) RMADS
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Linux
2 14 (77.78%) Windows
3 12 (66.67%) UNIX
4 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (16.67%) Windows NT
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Validation
2 5 (27.78%) Migration
3 4 (22.22%) SOA
3 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (16.67%) Information Assurance
4 3 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 3 (16.67%) Service Management
4 3 (16.67%) CRM
4 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Network Design
5 1 (5.56%) Test Management
5 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.56%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.56%) RHCE
4 1 (5.56%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.56%) CCIE
4 1 (5.56%) CCIP
4 1 (5.56%) CCNA
4 1 (5.56%) CCDA
4 1 (5.56%) ISEB
4 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) Sun
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle
4 4 (22.22%) Hyperion
5 2 (11.11%) HP
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco
5 2 (11.11%) IBM
5 2 (11.11%) VMware
5 2 (11.11%) Juniper
6 1 (5.56%) Brocade
6 1 (5.56%) Fujitsu
6 1 (5.56%) Dell
6 1 (5.56%) NetApp
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (5.56%) Radware