The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 87 100 86
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 21 10 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.52% 0.68% 2.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.69% 1.95% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 27
Average salary £80,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
448 513 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 32.37% 34.87% 32.80%
Number of salaries quoted 375 445 507
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 April 2016.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 25 (100.00%) Java
1 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (88.00%) Oracle
3 21 (84.00%) Unix
4 18 (72.00%) UML
4 18 (72.00%) OOA/OOD
4 18 (72.00%) OO
4 18 (72.00%) Apache
4 18 (72.00%) Tomcat
4 18 (72.00%) WebLogic
4 18 (72.00%) SQL
4 18 (72.00%) J2EE
4 18 (72.00%) J2SE
4 18 (72.00%) Sun
4 18 (72.00%) Clustering
4 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (72.00%) Load Balancing
4 18 (72.00%) Multithreading
4 18 (72.00%) Oracle Linux
4 18 (72.00%) OWASP
4 18 (72.00%) Performance Analysis
5 13 (52.00%) Internet
5 13 (52.00%) Finance
6 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
6 8 (32.00%) Atlassian
7 7 (28.00%) Degree
8 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (20.00%) TDD
8 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
8 5 (20.00%) RESTful

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 18 (72.00%) Apache
1 18 (72.00%) Tomcat
1 18 (72.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (12.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) Internet
2 4 (16.00%) 3GPP
2 4 (16.00%) LTE
2 4 (16.00%) SS7
2 4 (16.00%) Value-Added Service
2 4 (16.00%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) MySQL
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (12.00%) CMake
2 3 (12.00%) Gradle
2 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (12.00%) JIRA
2 3 (12.00%) Maven
General
1 13 (52.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Billing
2 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (12.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Architect
2 15 (60.00%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Support Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Telecoms Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Telecoms Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Telecoms Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Java Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Java Technical Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (72.00%) J2EE
1 18 (72.00%) J2SE
2 5 (20.00%) RESTful
2 5 (20.00%) SOAP
2 5 (20.00%) Web Services
2 5 (20.00%) WSDL
3 3 (12.00%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 18 (72.00%) Clustering
2 5 (20.00%) Fintech
3 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (84.00%) Unix
3 18 (72.00%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (12.00%) AIX
4 3 (12.00%) HPUX
4 3 (12.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (72.00%) Load Balancing
1 18 (72.00%) Multithreading
1 18 (72.00%) OO
1 18 (72.00%) OOA/OOD
1 18 (72.00%) OWASP
1 18 (72.00%) Performance Analysis
1 18 (72.00%) UML
2 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (20.00%) Service Design
2 5 (20.00%) TDD
2 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (12.00%) Build Automation
3 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (12.00%) DevOps
3 3 (12.00%) SDLC
3 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (12.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (72.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (12.00%) C
3 3 (12.00%) C#
3 3 (12.00%) C++
3 3 (12.00%) Python
3 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) Oracle
2 18 (72.00%) Sun
3 8 (32.00%) Atlassian
4 5 (20.00%) WorldPay
5 3 (12.00%) Perforce
5 3 (12.00%) VMware
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