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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 96 115 115
Rank change year-on-year
+19 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 34 21 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.37% 0.95% 1.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.28% 2.64% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 26
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £48,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -11.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £30,350 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
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
795 795 945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 31.94% 36.04% 31.16%
Number of salaries quoted 621 651 781
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 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +7 33 £43,500 +2.35% 3
Solaris
East of England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 75 (87.21%) Linux
2 66 (76.74%) Oracle
3 62 (72.09%) Java
4 54 (62.79%) UNIX
5 48 (55.81%) SQL
6 40 (46.51%) Sun
7 37 (43.02%) Tomcat
8 34 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (38.37%) QA
10 32 (37.21%) OO
10 32 (37.21%) OOD
11 30 (34.88%) Degree
12 24 (27.91%) Git (software)
13 23 (26.74%) Perl
14 22 (25.58%) Windows
14 22 (25.58%) Mathematics
15 21 (24.42%) Wiki
15 21 (24.42%) Finance
16 20 (23.26%) Oracle Database
17 19 (22.09%) MySQL
18 16 (18.60%) Internet
18 16 (18.60%) Mentoring
19 15 (17.44%) Software Engineering
20 14 (16.28%) C
20 14 (16.28%) Sybase
21 13 (15.12%) Manufacturing
22 12 (13.95%) Red Hat
22 12 (13.95%) HP
23 11 (12.79%) IBM
23 11 (12.79%) CGI

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 37 (43.02%) Tomcat
2 7 (8.14%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (2.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.33%) iPlanet
3 2 (2.33%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) MS Project
2 3 (3.49%) MS Office
3 2 (2.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (8.14%) Oracle 11i
1 7 (8.14%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (3.49%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (3.49%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.60%) Internet
2 11 (12.79%) Intranet
3 10 (11.63%) SS7
4 9 (10.47%) LTE
4 9 (10.47%) VoLTE
4 9 (10.47%) 3GPP
5 6 (6.98%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.49%) LDAP
7 2 (2.33%) DNS
7 2 (2.33%) DHCP
8 1 (1.16%) INAP
8 1 (1.16%) NAS
8 1 (1.16%) SAN
8 1 (1.16%) VPN
8 1 (1.16%) LAN
8 1 (1.16%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.26%) Oracle Database
2 19 (22.09%) MySQL
3 10 (11.63%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (10.47%) Oracle Database 12c
5 8 (9.30%) SQL Server
6 5 (5.81%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 24 (27.91%) Git (software)
2 11 (12.79%) Subversion
3 1 (1.16%) JIRA
3 1 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (24.42%) Finance
2 13 (15.12%) Manufacturing
3 10 (11.63%) Telecoms
4 9 (10.47%) Billing
5 5 (5.81%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.33%) Military
7 1 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (23.26%) Support Engineer
1 20 (23.26%) Applications Support
2 17 (19.77%) Consultant
3 16 (18.60%) Analyst
3 16 (18.60%) Support Analyst
3 16 (18.60%) Senior Analyst
3 16 (18.60%) Applications Support Analyst
3 16 (18.60%) Senior Support Analyst
3 16 (18.60%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
4 11 (12.79%) Developer
5 9 (10.47%) UNIX Administrator
5 9 (10.47%) Telecoms Engineer
6 8 (9.30%) Senior UNIX Administrator
7 7 (8.14%) Oracle DBA
7 7 (8.14%) DBA
8 5 (5.81%) Principle Engineer
8 5 (5.81%) Security Consultant
8 5 (5.81%) Telecoms Consultant
9 4 (4.65%) Senior Support Engineer
9 4 (4.65%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.79%) CGI
2 8 (9.30%) JCE
3 7 (8.14%) Oracle Fusion
3 7 (8.14%) Middleware
4 4 (4.65%) J2EE
5 2 (2.33%) J2SE
6 1 (1.16%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.58%) Mathematics
2 21 (24.42%) Wiki
3 11 (12.79%) PKI
3 11 (12.79%) Management Information System
4 9 (10.47%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.81%) Open Source
6 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.49%) Clustering
7 3 (3.49%) Cryptography
8 1 (1.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (1.16%) HACMP
8 1 (1.16%) ASIC
8 1 (1.16%) VHDL
8 1 (1.16%) Verilog
8 1 (1.16%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.16%) HP Superdome
8 1 (1.16%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 75 (87.21%) Linux
2 54 (62.79%) UNIX
3 22 (25.58%) Windows
4 11 (12.79%) AIX
5 10 (11.63%) HPUX
5 10 (11.63%) Ubuntu
5 10 (11.63%) CentOS
6 7 (8.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.33%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.16%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (37.21%) OO
2 32 (37.21%) OOD
3 16 (18.60%) Mentoring
4 15 (17.44%) Software Engineering
5 9 (10.47%) ITIL
6 7 (8.14%) Identity Management
6 7 (8.14%) Systems Analysis
6 7 (8.14%) Multithreading
7 5 (5.81%) Unit Testing
7 5 (5.81%) Data Protection
7 5 (5.81%) Waterfall
7 5 (5.81%) Line Management
7 5 (5.81%) Validation
7 5 (5.81%) TDD
7 5 (5.81%) Scrum
7 5 (5.81%) Information Security
7 5 (5.81%) Project Management
7 5 (5.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (4.65%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 62 (72.09%) Java
2 48 (55.81%) SQL
3 23 (26.74%) Perl
4 14 (16.28%) C
5 11 (12.79%) Bash Shell
6 10 (11.63%) C++
7 9 (10.47%) C#
8 8 (9.30%) PL/SQL
9 4 (4.65%) Python
10 2 (2.33%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.16%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 30 (34.88%) Degree
2 8 (9.30%) CISSP
3 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.49%) CEH
4 3 (3.49%) CISMP
5 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (38.37%) QA
2 5 (5.81%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.33%) Sendmail
1 2 (2.33%) NFS
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (1.16%) vSphere
2 1 (1.16%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 7 (8.14%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (2.33%) CFEngine
2 2 (2.33%) Puppet
3 1 (1.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.16%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 66 (76.74%) Oracle
2 40 (46.51%) Sun
3 14 (16.28%) Sybase
4 12 (13.95%) HP
4 12 (13.95%) Red Hat
5 11 (12.79%) IBM
6 10 (11.63%) Dell
7 9 (10.47%) Microsoft
8 6 (6.98%) VMware
9 5 (5.81%) CA
10 4 (4.65%) Capita
11 2 (2.33%) Vertica
12 1 (1.16%) Atlassian
12 1 (1.16%) Synopsys
12 1 (1.16%) Magma
12 1 (1.16%) Cadence
12 1 (1.16%) Symantec
12 1 (1.16%) Perforce
12 1 (1.16%) NetApp
12 1 (1.16%) Cisco
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