The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 103 117 118
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +1
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 27 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.30% 0.59% 0.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.22% 2.41% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 5
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £29,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £37,750 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Solaris
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
517 457 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 24.83% 24.46% 26.46%
Number of salaries quoted 419 401 426
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Solaris
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Solaris
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +5 25 £55,000 +46.66%
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 38 (97.44%) Linux
2 31 (79.49%) Windows
3 30 (76.92%) Oracle
4 27 (69.23%) UNIX
4 27 (69.23%) Finance
5 25 (64.10%) SQL
6 22 (56.41%) SQL Server
7 20 (51.28%) Sybase
8 18 (46.15%) AIX
9 16 (41.03%) XML
9 16 (41.03%) ITIL
9 16 (41.03%) C++
9 16 (41.03%) HTML
9 16 (41.03%) JavaScript
9 16 (41.03%) HTTP
9 16 (41.03%) Ajax
9 16 (41.03%) JSON
10 14 (35.90%) Visual Studio
10 14 (35.90%) Multithreading
11 11 (28.21%) Sencha
11 11 (28.21%) Oracle Database
12 10 (25.64%) VMware
13 9 (23.08%) Red Hat
14 8 (20.51%) PL/SQL
14 8 (20.51%) Ext JS
15 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
15 7 (17.95%) Release Management
15 7 (17.95%) Capacity Planning
15 7 (17.95%) HP
16 6 (15.38%) Cisco

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (10.26%) WebLogic
1 4 (10.26%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SunGard Martini
1 1 (2.56%) Nortel Periphonics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (41.03%) HTTP
2 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.56%) Firewall
3 1 (2.56%) Broadband
3 1 (2.56%) SAN
3 1 (2.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (56.41%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.21%) Oracle Database
3 6 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (15.38%) RDBMS
3 6 (15.38%) DB2
3 6 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (15.38%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (5.13%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (35.90%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.13%) Ant
2 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.13%) Maven
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle APEX
General
1 27 (69.23%) Finance
2 6 (15.38%) Legal
3 5 (12.82%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Developer
2 11 (28.21%) C++ Developer
3 10 (25.64%) Administrator
4 9 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (23.08%) DBA
4 9 (23.08%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 9 (23.08%) UNIX Administrator
4 9 (23.08%) Oracle DBA
4 9 (23.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 9 (23.08%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (15.38%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 6 (15.38%) Solaris Administrator
6 4 (10.26%) Senior DBA
6 4 (10.26%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 3 (7.69%) SQL DBA
7 3 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Consultant
8 2 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (41.03%) XML
1 16 (41.03%) HTML
1 16 (41.03%) Ajax
1 16 (41.03%) JSON
2 8 (20.51%) Ext JS
3 3 (7.69%) Web Services
4 2 (5.13%) J2EE
4 2 (5.13%) DHTML
4 2 (5.13%) EJB
4 2 (5.13%) CSS
4 2 (5.13%) JDBC
4 2 (5.13%) JSP
4 2 (5.13%) Servlets
4 2 (5.13%) Struts
4 2 (5.13%) JMS
4 2 (5.13%) Hibernate
4 2 (5.13%) JCE
4 2 (5.13%) Dojo
4 2 (5.13%) Spring
5 1 (2.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
1 6 (15.38%) LPAR
2 3 (7.69%) Clustering
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.13%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.56%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.56%) IVR
4 1 (2.56%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 38 (97.44%) Linux
2 31 (79.49%) Windows
3 27 (69.23%) UNIX
4 18 (46.15%) AIX
5 6 (15.38%) HPUX
5 6 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (7.69%) VMS
7 2 (5.13%) SUSE
8 1 (2.56%) Gentoo
8 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.56%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) ITIL
2 14 (35.90%) Multithreading
3 7 (17.95%) Release Management
3 7 (17.95%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 6 (15.38%) Validation
4 6 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (10.26%) SOA
6 3 (7.69%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.13%) UML
7 2 (5.13%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (5.13%) OO
7 2 (5.13%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (5.13%) Use Case
7 2 (5.13%) High Availability
7 2 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.13%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (5.13%) Software Architecture
8 1 (2.56%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) SQL
2 16 (41.03%) C++
2 16 (41.03%) JavaScript
3 8 (20.51%) PL/SQL
4 5 (12.82%) Java
5 3 (7.69%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.13%) Python
6 2 (5.13%) C
6 2 (5.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) CISSP
2 2 (5.13%) CISMP
2 2 (5.13%) CEH
3 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (15.38%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (10.26%) KVM
4 3 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.56%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) Data Guard
2 3 (7.69%) YUM
2 3 (7.69%) Cobbler
2 3 (7.69%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 30 (76.92%) Oracle
2 20 (51.28%) Sybase
3 11 (28.21%) Sencha
4 10 (25.64%) VMware
5 9 (23.08%) Red Hat
6 7 (17.95%) HP
7 6 (15.38%) Cisco
8 4 (10.26%) IBM
8 4 (10.26%) Rogue Wave
9 3 (7.69%) ION Trading
9 3 (7.69%) Symantec
9 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
9 3 (7.69%) Veritas
9 3 (7.69%) Citrix
10 2 (5.13%) JBoss
11 1 (2.56%) 3PAR
11 1 (2.56%) Computacenter
11 1 (2.56%) Brocade
11 1 (2.56%) SunGard
11 1 (2.56%) EMC