The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 71 - 76
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 9 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.28% - 0.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.83% - 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Solaris
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
235 231 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 33.52% 27.34% 34.72%
Number of salaries quoted 183 215 196
Average salary £29,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.23% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Bournemouth - 9 - -
Solaris
South West

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) Oracle
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Finance
1 11 (100.00%) Banking
2 8 (72.73%) UNIX
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (54.55%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (54.55%) sed
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database
3 6 (54.55%) Relational Database
3 6 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (54.55%) Performance Analysis
3 6 (54.55%) Validation
3 6 (54.55%) AWK
3 6 (54.55%) RDBMS
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) WebLogic
4 5 (45.45%) XML
4 5 (45.45%) ISEB
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
4 5 (45.45%) OLTP
4 5 (45.45%) Financial Institution
4 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
4 5 (45.45%) TestDirector
4 5 (45.45%) Middleware
4 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
4 5 (45.45%) Performance Monitoring

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (45.45%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Temenos T24
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Utilities
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) RDBMS
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database 10g
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database
1 6 (54.55%) Relational Database
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (45.45%) OLTP
3 3 (27.27%) MySQL
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Exadata
3 3 (27.27%) TimesTen
3 3 (27.27%) MarkLogic
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) TestDirector
General
1 11 (100.00%) Finance
1 11 (100.00%) Banking
2 5 (45.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle DBA
1 6 (54.55%) DBA
1 6 (54.55%) Administrator
2 5 (45.45%) Test Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 3 (27.27%) Senior DBA
4 2 (18.18%) QA Leader
4 2 (18.18%) Quality Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) XML
1 5 (45.45%) Middleware
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
1 5 (45.45%) Statistics
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) UNIX
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Validation
1 6 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
1 6 (54.55%) Performance Analysis
1 6 (54.55%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (45.45%) Non-Functional Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
2 5 (45.45%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (45.45%) Resilience Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Performance Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Test Management
2 5 (45.45%) Cash Management
2 5 (45.45%) Process Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
1 6 (54.55%) AWK
1 6 (54.55%) sed
2 3 (27.27%) Bourne shell
2 3 (27.27%) Perl
2 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (45.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (27.27%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (45.45%) Green Hat
3 3 (27.27%) Sybase
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
3 3 (27.27%) Vertica
3 3 (27.27%) MapR