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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 87 122 119
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -3
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 54 16 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.26% 0.68% 1.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.41% 2.12% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 31 12 36
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +22.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,300 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
Operating Systems Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
729 755 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 30.46% 31.91% 31.84%
Number of salaries quoted 584 674 711
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 £27,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 11 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 11 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 +25 46 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Huntingdon - 8 £47,500 -
Solaris
East of England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 11 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 (81.55%) Oracle
2 82 (79.61%) Linux
3 67 (65.05%) Java
4 64 (62.14%) SQL
5 63 (61.17%) UNIX
6 49 (47.57%) Sun
7 35 (33.98%) Tomcat
8 30 (29.13%) Oracle Database
9 29 (28.16%) QA
9 29 (28.16%) Perl
10 27 (26.21%) Degree
11 26 (25.24%) PL/SQL
11 26 (25.24%) Windows
11 26 (25.24%) Finance
12 23 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (22.33%) MySQL
13 21 (20.39%) J2EE
14 20 (19.42%) Sybase
14 20 (19.42%) Git (software)
15 19 (18.45%) OO
15 19 (18.45%) OOD
15 19 (18.45%) Internet
16 18 (17.48%) Mathematics
17 17 (16.50%) Oracle Database 12c
18 16 (15.53%) Oracle Identity Management
18 16 (15.53%) Oracle Fusion
18 16 (15.53%) Oracle Database 11g
18 16 (15.53%) Disaster Recovery
18 16 (15.53%) Identity Management
18 16 (15.53%) Oracle EBS

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 35 (33.98%) Tomcat
2 16 (15.53%) Oracle Application Server
2 16 (15.53%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.91%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (4.85%) MS Project
2 1 (0.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (15.53%) Oracle 11i
1 16 (15.53%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (4.85%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (4.85%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 19 (18.45%) Internet
2 14 (13.59%) SS7
3 13 (12.62%) 3GPP
3 13 (12.62%) LTE
3 13 (12.62%) VoLTE
4 6 (5.83%) Intranet
5 5 (4.85%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (4.85%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.97%) VPN
6 1 (0.97%) SSL
6 1 (0.97%) INAP
6 1 (0.97%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (29.13%) Oracle Database
2 23 (22.33%) MySQL
3 17 (16.50%) Oracle Database 12c
4 16 (15.53%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.91%) TKPROF
6 2 (1.94%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.94%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.97%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (19.42%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.77%) Subversion
General
1 26 (25.24%) Finance
2 14 (13.59%) Telecoms
3 13 (12.62%) Billing
4 12 (11.65%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.85%) Aerospace
6 4 (3.88%) Advertising
7 1 (0.97%) Banking
7 1 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (20.39%) Applications Support
2 19 (18.45%) Support Engineer
3 15 (14.56%) DBA
4 14 (13.59%) Oracle DBA
5 13 (12.62%) Telecoms Engineer
5 13 (12.62%) Consultant
6 12 (11.65%) Developer
7 11 (10.68%) Administrator
8 10 (9.71%) Support Specialist
8 10 (9.71%) Applications Support Specialist
8 10 (9.71%) Applications Specialist
9 9 (8.74%) UNIX Administrator
9 9 (8.74%) Analyst
10 7 (6.80%) Java Developer
10 7 (6.80%) Senior UNIX Administrator
11 6 (5.83%) Oracle Consultant
12 5 (4.85%) Support Team Leader
12 5 (4.85%) Senior Support Engineer
12 5 (4.85%) Security Analyst
12 5 (4.85%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (20.39%) J2EE
2 16 (15.53%) Middleware
2 16 (15.53%) Oracle Fusion
3 7 (6.80%) CGI
4 4 (3.88%) J2SE
5 1 (0.97%) STL
5 1 (0.97%) JCE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.48%) Mathematics
2 9 (8.74%) Wiki
3 6 (5.83%) Open Source
3 6 (5.83%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.85%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.85%) PKI
5 3 (2.91%) Clustering
6 1 (0.97%) VHDL
6 1 (0.97%) Verilog
6 1 (0.97%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.97%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (0.97%) HACMP
6 1 (0.97%) ASIC
6 1 (0.97%) HP Superdome
6 1 (0.97%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 82 (79.61%) Linux
2 63 (61.17%) UNIX
3 26 (25.24%) Windows
4 15 (14.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (7.77%) Ubuntu
6 7 (6.80%) Oracle Linux
6 7 (6.80%) CentOS
7 6 (5.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.94%) AIX
8 2 (1.94%) HPUX
9 1 (0.97%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (18.45%) OOD
2 19 (18.45%) OO
3 16 (15.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (15.53%) Identity Management
4 15 (14.56%) Systems Analysis
5 13 (12.62%) Project Planning
5 13 (12.62%) Performance Management
6 12 (11.65%) Software Engineering
7 7 (6.80%) ITIL
8 6 (5.83%) Multithreading
9 5 (4.85%) Unit Testing
9 5 (4.85%) Waterfall
9 5 (4.85%) SIEM
9 5 (4.85%) Validation
9 5 (4.85%) Information Security
9 5 (4.85%) Incident Management
9 5 (4.85%) Project Management
9 5 (4.85%) TDD
10 4 (3.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 67 (65.05%) Java
2 64 (62.14%) SQL
3 29 (28.16%) Perl
4 26 (25.24%) PL/SQL
5 7 (6.80%) C++
5 7 (6.80%) Bash Shell
6 6 (5.83%) C
6 6 (5.83%) C#
7 1 (0.97%) Python
7 1 (0.97%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 27 (26.21%) Degree
2 6 (5.83%) CISSP
3 5 (4.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.91%) RHCE
5 1 (0.97%) CEH
5 1 (0.97%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (28.16%) QA
2 5 (4.85%) PCI DSS
2 5 (4.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (3.88%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.97%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (0.97%) vSphere
1 1 (0.97%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 16 (15.53%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.97%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.97%) Nagios
Vendors
1 84 (81.55%) Oracle
2 49 (47.57%) Sun
3 20 (19.42%) Sybase
4 13 (12.62%) Red Hat
5 9 (8.74%) HP
6 8 (7.77%) IBM
7 7 (6.80%) Dell
7 7 (6.80%) Capita
8 6 (5.83%) Symantec
8 6 (5.83%) Juniper
8 6 (5.83%) Microsoft
9 5 (4.85%) CA
9 5 (4.85%) Fortinet
9 5 (4.85%) Qualys
9 5 (4.85%) Sourcefire
9 5 (4.85%) F5
10 3 (2.91%) Atlassian
11 2 (1.94%) VMware
12 1 (0.97%) Magma
12 1 (0.97%) Cadence
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