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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 117 115 126
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 8 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.38% 0.31% 0.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.58% 1.40% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Average salary £62,500 £38,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.47% -30.90%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
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
507 429 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 24.36% 22.45% 23.67%
Number of salaries quoted 422 358 380
Average salary £31,500 £35,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.63% +0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
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
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 October 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 -8 7 £62,500 +64.47%
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (83.33%) Windows
3 26 (72.22%) Oracle
4 25 (69.44%) UNIX
4 25 (69.44%) Finance
5 24 (66.67%) SQL
6 21 (58.33%) SQL Server
6 21 (58.33%) Sybase
7 18 (50.00%) ITIL
8 17 (47.22%) C++
9 15 (41.67%) HTML
9 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
9 15 (41.67%) Visual Studio
9 15 (41.67%) XML
9 15 (41.67%) AIX
9 15 (41.67%) HTTP
9 15 (41.67%) Ajax
9 15 (41.67%) JSON
9 15 (41.67%) Multithreading
10 12 (33.33%) Sencha
11 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database
12 9 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
12 9 (25.00%) Ext JS
12 9 (25.00%) VMware
12 9 (25.00%) HP
13 7 (19.44%) Release Management
14 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
14 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
14 6 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
14 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
1 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 15 (41.67%) HTTP
2 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.33%) SAN
3 3 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (2.78%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database
3 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 6 (16.67%) DB2
3 6 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 15 (41.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (69.44%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Legal
3 3 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Developer
2 12 (33.33%) C++ Developer
3 9 (25.00%) DBA
3 9 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
4 7 (19.44%) Administrator
5 6 (16.67%) UNIX Administrator
5 6 (16.67%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 6 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (16.67%) Solaris Administrator
5 6 (16.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 6 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (11.11%) Consultant
6 4 (11.11%) Senior DBA
6 4 (11.11%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 3 (8.33%) SQL DBA
7 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
7 3 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (5.56%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (41.67%) HTML
1 15 (41.67%) XML
1 15 (41.67%) Ajax
1 15 (41.67%) JSON
2 9 (25.00%) Ext JS
3 2 (5.56%) JCE
4 1 (2.78%) Middleware
4 1 (2.78%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 6 (16.67%) LPAR
1 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Cryptography
2 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (83.33%) Windows
3 25 (69.44%) UNIX
4 15 (41.67%) AIX
5 6 (16.67%) HPUX
6 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (5.56%) SUSE
8 1 (2.78%) Gentoo
8 1 (2.78%) FreeBSD
8 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) ITIL
2 15 (41.67%) Multithreading
3 9 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (19.44%) Release Management
5 6 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 6 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (16.67%) Validation
6 3 (8.33%) Migration
6 3 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.33%) Project Management
6 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 3 (8.33%) Network Architecture
7 2 (5.56%) High Availability
7 2 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.56%) Line Management
7 2 (5.56%) SOA
7 2 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (66.67%) SQL
2 17 (47.22%) C++
3 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 3 (8.33%) Java
6 2 (5.56%) C
6 2 (5.56%) C#
6 2 (5.56%) Python
7 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
1 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (5.56%) CISSP
2 2 (5.56%) CEH
2 2 (5.56%) CISMP
3 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
1 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.11%) KVM
3 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) Data Guard
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 26 (72.22%) Oracle
2 21 (58.33%) Sybase
3 12 (33.33%) Sencha
4 9 (25.00%) VMware
4 9 (25.00%) HP
5 6 (16.67%) Cisco
5 6 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 3 (8.33%) Brocade
6 3 (8.33%) Rogue Wave
6 3 (8.33%) 3PAR
6 3 (8.33%) IBM
6 3 (8.33%) EMC
6 3 (8.33%) Citrix
6 3 (8.33%) NetApp
7 2 (5.56%) ION Trading
8 1 (2.78%) Computacenter
8 1 (2.78%) Microsoft