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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 128 132 102
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -30
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 5 11 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.24% 0.48% 1.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.90% 1.61% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 19
Average salary £80,000 £40,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+97.53% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,160 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.31% +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
558 685 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 26.57% 29.80% 30.97%
Number of salaries quoted 423 568 516
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
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 8 February 2016. 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 -8 5 £80,000 +97.53% 2
Solaris
East of England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 18 (94.74%) Unix
2 17 (89.47%) Linux
3 16 (84.21%) Java
4 14 (73.68%) Oracle
5 13 (68.42%) SQL
5 13 (68.42%) OO
5 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (57.89%) Sun
6 11 (57.89%) Apache
6 11 (57.89%) Tomcat
7 8 (42.11%) J2EE
7 8 (42.11%) WebLogic
7 8 (42.11%) UML
7 8 (42.11%) OOA/OOD
7 8 (42.11%) J2SE
7 8 (42.11%) Finance
7 8 (42.11%) Clustering
7 8 (42.11%) Load Balancing
7 8 (42.11%) Multithreading
7 8 (42.11%) OWASP
7 8 (42.11%) Oracle Linux
7 8 (42.11%) Performance Analysis
8 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
9 6 (31.58%) Internet
10 5 (26.32%) VMware
10 5 (26.32%) WorldPay
11 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (21.05%) Atlassian
11 4 (21.05%) TDD
11 4 (21.05%) SOAP

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 11 (57.89%) Apache
1 11 (57.89%) Tomcat
2 8 (42.11%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) Internet
2 2 (10.53%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.53%) JIRA
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Military
3 1 (5.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Architect
1 8 (42.11%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Administrator
2 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Graduate
3 2 (10.53%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Solaris Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) J2EE
1 8 (42.11%) J2SE
2 4 (21.05%) SOAP
2 4 (21.05%) Web Services
3 2 (10.53%) CSS
3 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
3 2 (10.53%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) JSON
3 2 (10.53%) POSIX
3 2 (10.53%) REST
3 2 (10.53%) RESTful
3 2 (10.53%) Spring
3 2 (10.53%) Spring MVC
3 2 (10.53%) WSDL
3 2 (10.53%) XML
4 1 (5.26%) JCE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Clustering
2 3 (15.79%) Wiki
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) e-Health
3 2 (10.53%) Fintech
3 2 (10.53%) Life Science
4 1 (5.26%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Unix
2 17 (89.47%) Linux
3 8 (42.11%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (15.79%) AIX
4 3 (15.79%) HPUX
4 3 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (68.42%) OO
2 8 (42.11%) Load Balancing
2 8 (42.11%) Multithreading
2 8 (42.11%) OOA/OOD
2 8 (42.11%) OWASP
2 8 (42.11%) Performance Analysis
2 8 (42.11%) UML
3 4 (21.05%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) OOD
5 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (10.53%) Migration
5 2 (10.53%) MVC
5 2 (10.53%) SOA
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Test Management
5 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) Java
2 13 (68.42%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) C
3 3 (15.79%) C#
3 3 (15.79%) C++
3 3 (15.79%) Python
3 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
4 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
1 2 (10.53%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) Dovecot
2 2 (10.53%) NFS
2 2 (10.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle
2 11 (57.89%) Sun
3 5 (26.32%) VMware
3 5 (26.32%) WorldPay
4 4 (21.05%) Atlassian
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
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