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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 114 103 111
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 9 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.51% 1.12% 1.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.43% 4.47% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 17
Average salary £57,500 £55,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.13% +23.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,160 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.31% +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
371 447 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 20.91% 24.94% 24.95%
Number of salaries quoted 286 340 364
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 8 February 2016. 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 -19 7 - -
High Wycombe - 1 £57,500 -
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 17 (89.47%) Unix
1 17 (89.47%) VMware
2 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) Oracle
2 15 (78.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 15 (78.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (73.68%) SQL
4 13 (68.42%) AIX
4 13 (68.42%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
6 11 (57.89%) NetApp
6 11 (57.89%) Project Management
7 10 (52.63%) Clustering
8 8 (42.11%) MS PowerPoint
8 8 (42.11%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (42.11%) GPFS
8 8 (42.11%) Change Management
8 8 (42.11%) HACMP
8 8 (42.11%) Linux
8 8 (42.11%) MS Visio
9 7 (36.84%) Finance
9 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
10 6 (31.58%) Intel
11 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
11 5 (26.32%) High Availability
12 4 (21.05%) SAN
13 3 (15.79%) Internet
13 3 (15.79%) Debian
13 3 (15.79%) Firewall
13 3 (15.79%) OLTP

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (10.53%) Apache
1 2 (10.53%) JBoss
2 1 (5.26%) Resin
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS PowerPoint
1 8 (42.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) SAN
2 3 (15.79%) Firewall
2 3 (15.79%) Internet
3 2 (10.53%) HTTP
4 1 (5.26%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (15.79%) OLTP
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
2 9 (47.37%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Risk Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) IT Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) IT Risk Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Architect
5 2 (10.53%) C++ Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Solaris Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) AIX Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Ajax
2 2 (10.53%) Ext JS
2 2 (10.53%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) JSON
2 2 (10.53%) Middleware
2 2 (10.53%) XML
3 1 (5.26%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Clustering
2 8 (42.11%) HACMP
3 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
4 3 (15.79%) N-Tier
5 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Unix
2 15 (78.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 15 (78.95%) Windows
3 13 (68.42%) AIX
4 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
5 8 (42.11%) Linux
6 3 (15.79%) Debian
7 2 (10.53%) CentOS
7 2 (10.53%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (57.89%) Project Management
3 8 (42.11%) Change Management
3 8 (42.11%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (26.32%) High Availability
5 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
6 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) C++
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) Perl
4 1 (5.26%) AWK
4 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Python
4 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (42.11%) GPFS
3 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Data Guard
1 1 (5.26%) Nagios
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) VMware
2 15 (78.95%) Oracle
3 11 (57.89%) NetApp
4 6 (31.58%) Intel
5 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
6 2 (10.53%) Sencha
6 2 (10.53%) Sybase
7 1 (5.26%) Citrix
7 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.26%) Unisys