The first table below looks at the demand for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 23 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 Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 85 125 114
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -11
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 53 16 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.17% 0.67% 1.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.13% 2.07% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 30 13 31
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Operating Systems Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
743 772 839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 30.44% 32.30% 30.93%
Number of salaries quoted 592 680 688
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Solaris
East of England

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Solaris
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Solaris
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Cambridge +27 45 £45,000 -5.26% 13
Huntingdon - 7 £47,500 -
Peterborough - 1 - -
Solaris
East of England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 85 (81.73%) Oracle
1 85 (81.73%) Linux
2 67 (64.42%) Java
3 61 (58.65%) SQL
4 60 (57.69%) UNIX
5 46 (44.23%) Sun
6 34 (32.69%) Tomcat
7 31 (29.81%) Oracle Database
8 29 (27.88%) Degree
9 28 (26.92%) Perl
10 27 (25.96%) QA
11 26 (25.00%) Windows
12 25 (24.04%) MySQL
13 24 (23.08%) PL/SQL
13 24 (23.08%) Finance
14 23 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (20.19%) Git (software)
16 19 (18.27%) J2EE
16 19 (18.27%) Sybase
16 19 (18.27%) OO
16 19 (18.27%) OOD
17 17 (16.35%) Internet
17 17 (16.35%) Oracle Database 12c
17 17 (16.35%) Mathematics
18 16 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
18 16 (15.38%) Oracle Fusion
18 16 (15.38%) Oracle Identity Management
18 16 (15.38%) Middleware
18 16 (15.38%) Oracle 11i
18 16 (15.38%) Oracle EBS

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 34 (32.69%) Tomcat
2 16 (15.38%) Oracle Application Server
3 14 (13.46%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.88%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (4.81%) MS Project
2 1 (0.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (15.38%) Oracle 11i
1 16 (15.38%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (4.81%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (4.81%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 17 (16.35%) Internet
2 15 (14.42%) SS7
3 14 (13.46%) 3GPP
3 14 (13.46%) LTE
3 14 (13.46%) VoLTE
4 6 (5.77%) Intranet
5 5 (4.81%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (4.81%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.96%) SSL
6 1 (0.96%) INAP
6 1 (0.96%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (29.81%) Oracle Database
2 25 (24.04%) MySQL
3 17 (16.35%) Oracle Database 12c
4 16 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.88%) TKPROF
6 2 (1.92%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.92%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.92%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 21 (20.19%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.73%) Subversion
General
1 24 (23.08%) Finance
2 15 (14.42%) Telecoms
3 14 (13.46%) Billing
4 13 (12.50%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.81%) Aerospace
6 3 (2.88%) Advertising
7 1 (0.96%) Banking
7 1 (0.96%) Retail
7 1 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (19.23%) Support Engineer
2 19 (18.27%) Applications Support
3 16 (15.38%) Consultant
4 15 (14.42%) DBA
5 14 (13.46%) Oracle DBA
5 14 (13.46%) Telecoms Engineer
6 13 (12.50%) Developer
7 10 (9.62%) Analyst
7 10 (9.62%) Administrator
8 9 (8.65%) UNIX Administrator
9 8 (7.69%) Applications Support Specialist
9 8 (7.69%) Applications Specialist
9 8 (7.69%) Support Specialist
9 8 (7.69%) Senior UNIX Administrator
10 6 (5.77%) Oracle Consultant
10 6 (5.77%) Java Developer
11 5 (4.81%) Security Analyst
11 5 (4.81%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (4.81%) Applications Support Analyst
11 5 (4.81%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (18.27%) J2EE
2 16 (15.38%) Middleware
2 16 (15.38%) Oracle Fusion
3 7 (6.73%) CGI
4 4 (3.85%) J2SE
5 3 (2.88%) JCE
6 1 (0.96%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.35%) Mathematics
2 10 (9.62%) Wiki
3 8 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.77%) Open Source
5 5 (4.81%) PKI
5 5 (4.81%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.85%) Clustering
7 3 (2.88%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.96%) HACMP
8 1 (0.96%) ASIC
8 1 (0.96%) VHDL
8 1 (0.96%) Verilog
8 1 (0.96%) HP Superdome
8 1 (0.96%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 85 (81.73%) Linux
2 60 (57.69%) UNIX
3 26 (25.00%) Windows
4 13 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (7.69%) CentOS
5 8 (7.69%) Ubuntu
6 7 (6.73%) Oracle Linux
7 6 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (4.81%) AIX
9 4 (3.85%) HPUX
10 1 (0.96%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (18.27%) OO
2 19 (18.27%) OOD
3 16 (15.38%) Identity Management
4 15 (14.42%) Systems Analysis
5 14 (13.46%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (12.50%) Project Planning
7 11 (10.58%) Software Engineering
7 11 (10.58%) Performance Management
8 8 (7.69%) ITIL
9 7 (6.73%) Multithreading
10 6 (5.77%) Unit Testing
10 6 (5.77%) TDD
11 5 (4.81%) Information Security
11 5 (4.81%) Validation
11 5 (4.81%) Project Management
11 5 (4.81%) Incident Management
11 5 (4.81%) Waterfall
11 5 (4.81%) SIEM
12 4 (3.85%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (64.42%) Java
2 61 (58.65%) SQL
3 28 (26.92%) Perl
4 24 (23.08%) PL/SQL
5 9 (8.65%) C++
6 8 (7.69%) Bash Shell
6 8 (7.69%) C
6 8 (7.69%) C#
7 3 (2.88%) Python
8 1 (0.96%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 29 (27.88%) Degree
2 8 (7.69%) CISSP
3 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.88%) RHCE
4 3 (2.88%) CEH
4 3 (2.88%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (25.96%) QA
2 5 (4.81%) PCI DSS
2 5 (4.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (0.96%) vSphere
1 1 (0.96%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 16 (15.38%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.96%) Nagios
Vendors
1 85 (81.73%) Oracle
2 46 (44.23%) Sun
3 19 (18.27%) Sybase
4 13 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 10 (9.62%) HP
6 9 (8.65%) IBM
7 8 (7.69%) Dell
8 7 (6.73%) Microsoft
8 7 (6.73%) Capita
9 6 (5.77%) Symantec
10 5 (4.81%) Fortinet
10 5 (4.81%) Qualys
10 5 (4.81%) Juniper
10 5 (4.81%) CA
10 5 (4.81%) Sourcefire
10 5 (4.81%) F5
11 3 (2.88%) Atlassian
12 2 (1.92%) VMware
13 1 (0.96%) Magma
13 1 (0.96%) Cadence
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