The first table below looks at the demand for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 25 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 Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - 77 -
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.78% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 2.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Operating Systems Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
250 248 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 27.65% 32.29% 23.99%
Number of salaries quoted 230 191 104
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Solaris
South West

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Solaris
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Dorset region.

Solaris Salary Trend in Dorset

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (66.67%) JDBC
2 2 (66.67%) ODBC
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 2 (66.67%) FTP
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) Toad
2 2 (66.67%) HTTPS
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) SWIFT

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) FTP
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) HTTPS
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (33.33%) TimesTen
1 1 (33.33%) MarkLogic
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Toad
1 2 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
1 2 (66.67%) Introscope
1 2 (66.67%) JProfiler
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) JDBC
1 2 (66.67%) ODBC
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) AWK
3 1 (33.33%) Bourne shell
3 1 (33.33%) sed
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (66.67%) HP SiteScope
1 2 (66.67%) nmon
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Green Hat
2 2 (66.67%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Vertica
3 1 (33.33%) MapR
3 1 (33.33%) Sybase