The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 99 113 112
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 28 20 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.30% 1.01% 1.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.11% 3.80% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 16
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £37,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Operating Systems Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
548 526 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 25.39% 26.45% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 436 458 455
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Solaris
South East

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +1 25 £55,000 +46.66%
Aylesbury -4 2 - -
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 36 (94.74%) Linux
2 30 (78.95%) Oracle
3 28 (73.68%) Windows
4 26 (68.42%) Finance
5 25 (65.79%) UNIX
6 23 (60.53%) SQL
7 20 (52.63%) SQL Server
8 18 (47.37%) Sybase
8 18 (47.37%) AIX
9 15 (39.47%) ITIL
10 14 (36.84%) HTTP
10 14 (36.84%) XML
10 14 (36.84%) C++
10 14 (36.84%) HTML
10 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
10 14 (36.84%) Ajax
10 14 (36.84%) JSON
11 12 (31.58%) Multithreading
11 12 (31.58%) Visual Studio
11 12 (31.58%) Oracle Database
12 11 (28.95%) Red Hat
12 11 (28.95%) VMware
13 10 (26.32%) Sencha
14 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
15 8 (21.05%) PL/SQL
16 7 (18.42%) Disaster Recovery
16 7 (18.42%) Oracle RMAN
16 7 (18.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 7 (18.42%) Data Guard
16 7 (18.42%) Release Management

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (10.53%) Tomcat
1 4 (10.53%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Nortel Periphonics
2 1 (2.63%) SunGard Martini
Communications & Networking
1 14 (36.84%) HTTP
2 2 (5.26%) SAN
2 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.63%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 12 (31.58%) Oracle Database
3 7 (18.42%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (15.79%) DB2
4 6 (15.79%) RDBMS
4 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (15.79%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.26%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.26%) Ant
2 2 (5.26%) Maven
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle APEX
General
1 26 (68.42%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Legal
2 6 (15.79%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Developer
2 11 (28.95%) Systems Administrator
2 11 (28.95%) Administrator
2 11 (28.95%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 11 (28.95%) UNIX Administrator
3 10 (26.32%) C++ Developer
3 10 (26.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 10 (26.32%) Linux Administrator
4 9 (23.68%) Oracle DBA
4 9 (23.68%) DBA
5 7 (18.42%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 7 (18.42%) Solaris Administrator
6 4 (10.53%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 4 (10.53%) Senior DBA
7 3 (7.89%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (7.89%) SQL DBA
7 3 (7.89%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Consultant
8 2 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) UNIX Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (36.84%) XML
1 14 (36.84%) HTML
1 14 (36.84%) Ajax
1 14 (36.84%) JSON
2 7 (18.42%) Ext JS
3 4 (10.53%) Web Services
4 2 (5.26%) VXML
4 2 (5.26%) JCE
4 2 (5.26%) JMS
4 2 (5.26%) EJB
4 2 (5.26%) CSS
4 2 (5.26%) JDBC
4 2 (5.26%) JSP
4 2 (5.26%) Servlets
4 2 (5.26%) Struts
4 2 (5.26%) DHTML
4 2 (5.26%) J2EE
4 2 (5.26%) Hibernate
4 2 (5.26%) Spring
4 2 (5.26%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) LPAR
1 6 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.53%) Clustering
3 2 (5.26%) HACMP
3 2 (5.26%) IVR
3 2 (5.26%) Cryptography
3 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.63%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 36 (94.74%) Linux
2 28 (73.68%) Windows
3 25 (65.79%) UNIX
4 18 (47.37%) AIX
5 7 (18.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (15.79%) HPUX
7 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (7.89%) SUSE
7 3 (7.89%) VMS
7 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.63%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) ITIL
2 12 (31.58%) Multithreading
3 7 (18.42%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (18.42%) Release Management
4 6 (15.79%) Validation
4 6 (15.79%) Configuration Management
4 6 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (10.53%) SOA
6 3 (7.89%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (7.89%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (5.26%) High Availability
7 2 (5.26%) UML
7 2 (5.26%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (5.26%) OO
7 2 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.26%) Software Architecture
7 2 (5.26%) Use Case
8 1 (2.63%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 23 (60.53%) SQL
2 14 (36.84%) C++
2 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 8 (21.05%) PL/SQL
4 4 (10.53%) Java
5 3 (7.89%) Python
5 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.26%) C
6 2 (5.26%) C#
6 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.63%) AWK
7 1 (2.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) CISSP
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
1 2 (5.26%) CEH
1 2 (5.26%) CISMP
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (18.42%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (18.42%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (10.53%) KVM
3 4 (10.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
5 2 (5.26%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) Data Guard
2 4 (10.53%) YUM
2 4 (10.53%) Cobbler
2 4 (10.53%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 30 (78.95%) Oracle
2 18 (47.37%) Sybase
3 11 (28.95%) Red Hat
3 11 (28.95%) VMware
4 10 (26.32%) Sencha
5 6 (15.79%) HP
5 6 (15.79%) Cisco
6 4 (10.53%) IBM
6 4 (10.53%) Symantec
6 4 (10.53%) Veritas
6 4 (10.53%) Rogue Wave
7 3 (7.89%) Citrix
8 2 (5.26%) Avaya
8 2 (5.26%) Genesys
8 2 (5.26%) Sun
8 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
8 2 (5.26%) Nortel
8 2 (5.26%) JBoss
8 2 (5.26%) ION Trading
9 1 (2.63%) Computacenter