The table below looks at the statistics 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 97 119 132
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +13
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 39 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.60% 0.72% 0.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.19% 2.13% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 17
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,100 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Solaris
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
751 750 891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 30.84% 33.60% 29.70%
Number of salaries quoted 612 642 748
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,142
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 16 September 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 16 September 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
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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 +19 37 £45,000 +11.11% 3
Peterborough - 1 - -
Solaris
East of England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (85.86%) Linux
2 81 (81.82%) Oracle
3 67 (67.68%) Java
4 59 (59.60%) SQL
5 57 (57.58%) UNIX
6 45 (45.45%) Sun
7 39 (39.39%) Tomcat
8 34 (34.34%) Degree
9 33 (33.33%) QA
10 32 (32.32%) Agile Software Development
11 31 (31.31%) Oracle Database
12 30 (30.30%) OOD
12 30 (30.30%) OO
13 26 (26.26%) Git (software)
14 24 (24.24%) MySQL
14 24 (24.24%) Perl
15 23 (23.23%) Finance
15 23 (23.23%) Mathematics
16 21 (21.21%) Windows
17 19 (19.19%) Wiki
18 18 (18.18%) Internet
19 17 (17.17%) PL/SQL
19 17 (17.17%) Oracle Database 11g
20 16 (16.16%) Oracle Database 12c
21 15 (15.15%) Software Engineering
21 15 (15.15%) Oracle Application Server
21 15 (15.15%) Oracle Fusion
21 15 (15.15%) Mentoring
21 15 (15.15%) Oracle Identity Management
21 15 (15.15%) Sybase

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 39 (39.39%) Tomcat
2 15 (15.15%) Oracle Application Server
3 5 (5.05%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.02%) iPlanet
5 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.01%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (5.05%) MS Project
2 3 (3.03%) MS Office
3 2 (2.02%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (15.15%) Oracle 11i
1 15 (15.15%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (4.04%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (4.04%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.18%) Internet
2 14 (14.14%) SS7
3 13 (13.13%) VoLTE
3 13 (13.13%) LTE
3 13 (13.13%) 3GPP
4 10 (10.10%) Intranet
5 3 (3.03%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.02%) LDAP
6 2 (2.02%) DNS
6 2 (2.02%) DHCP
7 1 (1.01%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.01%) INAP
7 1 (1.01%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (31.31%) Oracle Database
2 24 (24.24%) MySQL
3 17 (17.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (16.16%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (4.04%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.04%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.02%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 26 (26.26%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.08%) Subversion
General
1 23 (23.23%) Finance
2 14 (14.14%) Telecoms
3 13 (13.13%) Manufacturing
3 13 (13.13%) Billing
4 5 (5.05%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.02%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.02%) Military
6 1 (1.01%) Retail
6 1 (1.01%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (23.23%) Support Engineer
2 20 (20.20%) Applications Support
3 18 (18.18%) Consultant
4 14 (14.14%) DBA
5 13 (13.13%) Analyst
5 13 (13.13%) Telecoms Engineer
5 13 (13.13%) Oracle DBA
6 12 (12.12%) Applications Support Analyst
6 12 (12.12%) Senior Analyst
6 12 (12.12%) Senior Support Analyst
6 12 (12.12%) Support Analyst
6 12 (12.12%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
7 9 (9.09%) Developer
7 9 (9.09%) Administrator
7 9 (9.09%) UNIX Administrator
8 8 (8.08%) Senior UNIX Administrator
9 7 (7.07%) Senior Support Engineer
10 6 (6.06%) Oracle Consultant
11 5 (5.05%) Principle Engineer
11 5 (5.05%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.15%) Oracle Fusion
1 15 (15.15%) Middleware
2 10 (10.10%) CGI
3 9 (9.09%) J2EE
4 5 (5.05%) JCE
5 4 (4.04%) J2SE
6 1 (1.01%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.23%) Mathematics
2 19 (19.19%) Wiki
3 10 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.08%) Management Information System
4 8 (8.08%) Computer Science
5 7 (7.07%) PKI
6 5 (5.05%) Open Source
7 3 (3.03%) Cryptography
7 3 (3.03%) Clustering
8 1 (1.01%) HP Superdome
8 1 (1.01%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.01%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (1.01%) VHDL
8 1 (1.01%) Verilog
8 1 (1.01%) HACMP
8 1 (1.01%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 85 (85.86%) Linux
2 57 (57.58%) UNIX
3 21 (21.21%) Windows
4 10 (10.10%) Ubuntu
4 10 (10.10%) CentOS
5 7 (7.07%) AIX
6 6 (6.06%) HPUX
6 6 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (4.04%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.01%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.32%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (30.30%) OOD
2 30 (30.30%) OO
3 15 (15.15%) Software Engineering
3 15 (15.15%) Mentoring
3 15 (15.15%) Identity Management
4 14 (14.14%) Systems Analysis
5 12 (12.12%) Project Planning
6 9 (9.09%) Multithreading
6 9 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (8.08%) ITIL
8 7 (7.07%) Line Management
9 5 (5.05%) Waterfall
9 5 (5.05%) Unit Testing
9 5 (5.05%) Performance Management
9 5 (5.05%) TDD
9 5 (5.05%) Information Security
9 5 (5.05%) Scrum
9 5 (5.05%) Validation
9 5 (5.05%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (67.68%) Java
2 59 (59.60%) SQL
3 24 (24.24%) Perl
4 17 (17.17%) PL/SQL
5 10 (10.10%) C
5 10 (10.10%) Bash Shell
6 9 (9.09%) C++
7 8 (8.08%) C#
8 3 (3.03%) Python
9 1 (1.01%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 34 (34.34%) Degree
2 8 (8.08%) CISSP
3 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.03%) CEH
4 3 (3.03%) CISMP
5 1 (1.01%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (33.33%) QA
2 3 (3.03%) SLA
3 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.02%) NFS
1 2 (2.02%) Sendmail
2 1 (1.01%) PowerHA
2 1 (1.01%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (1.01%) vSphere
2 1 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (15.15%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (2.02%) Puppet
2 2 (2.02%) CFEngine
3 1 (1.01%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 81 (81.82%) Oracle
2 45 (45.45%) Sun
3 15 (15.15%) Sybase
4 12 (12.12%) Red Hat
4 12 (12.12%) HP
5 11 (11.11%) IBM
6 10 (10.10%) Dell
7 8 (8.08%) Microsoft
8 7 (7.07%) Capita
9 5 (5.05%) CA
10 4 (4.04%) VMware
11 2 (2.02%) Symantec
11 2 (2.02%) Vertica
12 1 (1.01%) F5
12 1 (1.01%) Synopsys
12 1 (1.01%) Qualys
12 1 (1.01%) Fortinet
12 1 (1.01%) Sourcefire
12 1 (1.01%) Magma
12 1 (1.01%) Cadence
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bens - bonus, shares, pens+
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
DP Connect
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago