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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 91 125 115
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -10
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 52 15 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.12% 0.63% 1.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.06% 1.94% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 30 12 30
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,250 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Operating Systems Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
737 775 840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 30.08% 32.55% 30.63%
Number of salaries quoted 588 678 693
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,650 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 28 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 28 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 +29 44 £45,000 -5.26% 10
Huntingdon - 7 £47,500 -
Peterborough - 1 - -
Solaris
East of England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 84 (82.35%) Oracle
1 84 (82.35%) Linux
2 65 (63.73%) Java
3 58 (56.86%) SQL
4 57 (55.88%) UNIX
5 43 (42.16%) Sun
6 32 (31.37%) Tomcat
6 32 (31.37%) Oracle Database
7 30 (29.41%) Degree
8 26 (25.49%) QA
8 26 (25.49%) MySQL
8 26 (25.49%) Perl
9 25 (24.51%) Windows
10 23 (22.55%) PL/SQL
11 22 (21.57%) Finance
12 21 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (20.59%) Git (software)
13 18 (17.65%) OO
13 18 (17.65%) OOD
14 17 (16.67%) J2EE
14 17 (16.67%) Sybase
14 17 (16.67%) Mathematics
14 17 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
15 16 (15.69%) Oracle Identity Management
15 16 (15.69%) Oracle Database 11g
15 16 (15.69%) Oracle Fusion
15 16 (15.69%) SS7
15 16 (15.69%) Middleware
15 16 (15.69%) Internet
15 16 (15.69%) Oracle 11i

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 32 (31.37%) Tomcat
2 16 (15.69%) Oracle Application Server
3 13 (12.75%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.96%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (4.90%) MS Project
2 1 (0.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (15.69%) Oracle 11i
1 16 (15.69%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (4.90%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (4.90%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.69%) SS7
1 16 (15.69%) Internet
2 15 (14.71%) 3GPP
2 15 (14.71%) LTE
2 15 (14.71%) VoLTE
3 6 (5.88%) Intranet
4 5 (4.90%) TCP/IP
4 5 (4.90%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.98%) SSL
5 1 (0.98%) INAP
5 1 (0.98%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (31.37%) Oracle Database
2 26 (25.49%) MySQL
3 17 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 16 (15.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.94%) TKPROF
6 2 (1.96%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.96%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.96%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 21 (20.59%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.90%) Subversion
General
1 22 (21.57%) Finance
2 16 (15.69%) Telecoms
3 15 (14.71%) Billing
4 13 (12.75%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.90%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.96%) Advertising
7 1 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.98%) Banking
7 1 (0.98%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (20.59%) Support Engineer
2 18 (17.65%) Applications Support
3 17 (16.67%) Consultant
4 15 (14.71%) Telecoms Engineer
4 15 (14.71%) DBA
5 14 (13.73%) Oracle DBA
6 11 (10.78%) Developer
7 10 (9.80%) Administrator
7 10 (9.80%) Analyst
8 9 (8.82%) UNIX Administrator
9 8 (7.84%) Senior UNIX Administrator
10 7 (6.86%) Applications Specialist
10 7 (6.86%) Applications Support Specialist
10 7 (6.86%) Support Specialist
11 6 (5.88%) Oracle Consultant
12 5 (4.90%) Linux Administrator
12 5 (4.90%) Senior Support Analyst
12 5 (4.90%) Senior Support Engineer
12 5 (4.90%) Oracle Applications DBA
12 5 (4.90%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.67%) J2EE
2 16 (15.69%) Oracle Fusion
2 16 (15.69%) Middleware
3 6 (5.88%) CGI
4 4 (3.92%) J2SE
5 3 (2.94%) JCE
6 1 (0.98%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 10 (9.80%) Wiki
3 8 (7.84%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.88%) Open Source
5 5 (4.90%) PKI
5 5 (4.90%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.92%) Clustering
7 3 (2.94%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.98%) HP Superdome
8 1 (0.98%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.98%) ASIC
8 1 (0.98%) HACMP
8 1 (0.98%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.98%) VHDL
8 1 (0.98%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 84 (82.35%) Linux
2 57 (55.88%) UNIX
3 25 (24.51%) Windows
4 12 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (7.84%) Ubuntu
5 8 (7.84%) CentOS
6 7 (6.86%) Oracle Linux
7 6 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (4.90%) AIX
9 4 (3.92%) HPUX
10 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.98%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (17.65%) OO
2 18 (17.65%) OOD
3 16 (15.69%) Identity Management
4 15 (14.71%) Systems Analysis
5 13 (12.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (12.75%) Project Planning
6 11 (10.78%) Software Engineering
7 10 (9.80%) Performance Management
8 8 (7.84%) ITIL
9 7 (6.86%) Multithreading
10 6 (5.88%) TDD
10 6 (5.88%) Unit Testing
11 5 (4.90%) Waterfall
11 5 (4.90%) SIEM
11 5 (4.90%) Project Management
11 5 (4.90%) Incident Management
11 5 (4.90%) Validation
11 5 (4.90%) Information Security
12 4 (3.92%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 65 (63.73%) Java
2 58 (56.86%) SQL
3 26 (25.49%) Perl
4 23 (22.55%) PL/SQL
5 9 (8.82%) C++
6 8 (7.84%) C
6 8 (7.84%) C#
6 8 (7.84%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.94%) Python
8 1 (0.98%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 30 (29.41%) Degree
2 8 (7.84%) CISSP
3 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.94%) RHCE
4 3 (2.94%) CEH
4 3 (2.94%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (25.49%) QA
2 5 (4.90%) PCI DSS
2 5 (4.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.98%) vSphere
1 1 (0.98%) PowerHA
1 1 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.98%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 16 (15.69%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.98%) Nagios
Vendors
1 84 (82.35%) Oracle
2 43 (42.16%) Sun
3 17 (16.67%) Sybase
4 13 (12.75%) Red Hat
5 10 (9.80%) HP
6 9 (8.82%) IBM
7 8 (7.84%) Dell
8 7 (6.86%) Capita
8 7 (6.86%) Microsoft
9 6 (5.88%) Symantec
10 5 (4.90%) F5
10 5 (4.90%) Qualys
10 5 (4.90%) Fortinet
10 5 (4.90%) Juniper
10 5 (4.90%) CA
10 5 (4.90%) Sourcefire
11 3 (2.94%) Atlassian
12 2 (1.96%) VMware
13 1 (0.98%) Synopsys
13 1 (0.98%) Cisco
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