The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 82 98 81
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -17
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 14 13 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.16% 0.95% 2.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.27% 3.51% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 21
Median salary £77,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.90% +22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
Solaris
Cambridgeshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
428 370 628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 35.49% 26.99% 34.11%
Number of salaries quoted 350 322 507
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Solaris
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Cambridge

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT jobs citing Solaris also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 37 (100.00%) Java
1 37 (100.00%) Linux
2 32 (86.49%) Oracle
3 31 (83.78%) Unix
4 27 (72.97%) WebLogic
4 27 (72.97%) SQL
4 27 (72.97%) J2EE
4 27 (72.97%) Apache
4 27 (72.97%) Tomcat
4 27 (72.97%) J2SE
4 27 (72.97%) Sun
4 27 (72.97%) Multithreading
4 27 (72.97%) Oracle Linux
5 26 (70.27%) Clustering
5 26 (70.27%) Load Balancing
6 25 (67.57%) OOA/OOD
6 25 (67.57%) OO
7 23 (62.16%) Finance
8 22 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (59.46%) Internet
8 22 (59.46%) UML
9 21 (56.76%) OWASP
10 20 (54.05%) Performance Analysis
11 8 (21.62%) Degree
11 8 (21.62%) Atlassian
11 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
12 5 (13.51%) LTE
12 5 (13.51%) VoLTE
12 5 (13.51%) Value-Added Service
12 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (72.97%) Apache
1 27 (72.97%) Tomcat
1 27 (72.97%) WebLogic
2 3 (8.11%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 22 (59.46%) Internet
2 5 (13.51%) 3GPP
2 5 (13.51%) LTE
2 5 (13.51%) SS7
2 5 (13.51%) Value-Added Service
2 5 (13.51%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) MySQL
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.81%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.81%) JIRA
3 3 (8.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (8.11%) CMake
3 3 (8.11%) Gradle
3 3 (8.11%) Maven
General
1 23 (62.16%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Billing
2 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.11%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 27 (72.97%) Architect
2 18 (48.65%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (24.32%) Java Architect
4 5 (13.51%) Consultant
4 5 (13.51%) Java Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Principal Architect
4 5 (13.51%) Support Consultant
4 5 (13.51%) Support Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Telecoms Consultant
4 5 (13.51%) Telecoms Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Telecoms Support Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Design Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Principal Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Java Technical Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Designer
7 1 (2.70%) Java Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Java Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (72.97%) J2EE
1 27 (72.97%) J2SE
2 4 (10.81%) POSIX
2 4 (10.81%) RESTful
2 4 (10.81%) SOAP
2 4 (10.81%) Web Services
2 4 (10.81%) WSDL
3 1 (2.70%) JMS
3 1 (2.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (70.27%) Clustering
2 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.11%) Fintech
2 3 (8.11%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Linux
2 31 (83.78%) Unix
3 27 (72.97%) Oracle Linux
4 5 (13.51%) Windows
5 4 (10.81%) AIX
5 4 (10.81%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) Multithreading
2 26 (70.27%) Load Balancing
3 25 (67.57%) OO
3 25 (67.57%) OOA/OOD
4 22 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (59.46%) UML
5 21 (56.76%) OWASP
6 20 (54.05%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
7 4 (10.81%) DevOps
7 4 (10.81%) SDLC
7 4 (10.81%) Service Design
7 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
7 4 (10.81%) TDD
7 4 (10.81%) Test Management
7 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
8 3 (8.11%) Build Automation
8 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (72.97%) SQL
3 4 (10.81%) Bash Shell
3 4 (10.81%) C
3 4 (10.81%) C#
3 4 (10.81%) C++
3 4 (10.81%) Python
3 4 (10.81%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (86.49%) Oracle
2 27 (72.97%) Sun
3 8 (21.62%) Atlassian
4 4 (10.81%) VMware
5 3 (8.11%) Perforce
5 3 (8.11%) WorldPay