The first table below looks at the demand for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 East of England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 133 172 122
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -50
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 133 83 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.66% 1.08% 2.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.87% 3.59% 6.53%
Number of salaries quoted 63 68 120
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,100 £40,100 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,800 £62,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Operating Systems Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2264 2313 2571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.33% 30.07% 30.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1858 1949 2113
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Solaris
England

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Solaris
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Solaris Salary Trend in the East of England

Solaris
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in the East of England

Solaris
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 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
Hertfordshire +9 66 £50,000 - 5
Cambridgeshire +37 52 £47,500 - 8
Bedfordshire -18 12 £49,000 +3.15% 1
Essex +2 3 £50,000 -
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 194 (76.08%) Linux
2 184 (72.16%) Oracle
3 170 (66.67%) UNIX
4 131 (51.37%) Java
5 126 (49.41%) SQL
6 95 (37.25%) Windows
7 88 (34.51%) Finance
8 85 (33.33%) Middleware
8 85 (33.33%) Perl
9 83 (32.55%) J2EE
10 75 (29.41%) Tomcat
11 71 (27.84%) IBM
12 68 (26.67%) Sun
13 64 (25.10%) AIX
14 62 (24.31%) Oracle Database
15 59 (23.14%) HTTP
15 59 (23.14%) Manufacturing
16 57 (22.35%) Microsoft
17 56 (21.96%) WebSphere
18 53 (20.78%) Bash Shell
19 51 (20.00%) Shell Script
20 47 (18.43%) WebSphere Application Server
20 47 (18.43%) Retail
21 46 (18.04%) Degree
21 46 (18.04%) DB2
22 44 (17.25%) JDBC
22 44 (17.25%) ITIL
22 44 (17.25%) E-Commerce
23 43 (16.86%) MQSeries
23 43 (16.86%) WebLogic

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 75 (29.41%) Tomcat
2 56 (21.96%) WebSphere
3 47 (18.43%) WebSphere Application Server
4 43 (16.86%) WebLogic
4 43 (16.86%) MQSeries
5 41 (16.08%) IIS
5 41 (16.08%) IBM HTTP Server
6 24 (9.41%) Apache
7 23 (9.02%) Oracle Application Server
8 14 (5.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 6 (2.35%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (1.18%) Tuxedo
10 3 (1.18%) GlassFish
10 3 (1.18%) iPlanet
11 2 (0.78%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 39 (15.29%) MS Office
2 10 (3.92%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.35%) MS Project
4 2 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (8.63%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (8.24%) Oracle 11i
3 11 (4.31%) Oracle Applications
3 11 (4.31%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (2.35%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.78%) Office 365
2 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 59 (23.14%) HTTP
2 38 (14.90%) FTP
3 28 (10.98%) SS7
4 24 (9.41%) Internet
5 17 (6.67%) LTE
6 16 (6.27%) SAN
7 15 (5.88%) 3GPP
7 15 (5.88%) VoLTE
8 12 (4.71%) 4G
8 12 (4.71%) SIGTRAN
8 12 (4.71%) TCP/IP
9 10 (3.92%) DNS
9 10 (3.92%) LDAP
10 7 (2.75%) SSL
11 6 (2.35%) Intranet
12 5 (1.96%) Intrusion Detection
13 4 (1.57%) NAS
13 4 (1.57%) SSH
13 4 (1.57%) Firewall
14 3 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (24.31%) Oracle Database
2 46 (18.04%) DB2
3 41 (16.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 28 (10.98%) MySQL
5 24 (9.41%) RDBMS
5 24 (9.41%) Relational Database
6 23 (9.02%) Oracle Database 12c
7 15 (5.88%) Oracle9i Database
8 5 (1.96%) SQL Server
8 5 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.18%) TKPROF
10 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.39%) OLTP
11 1 (0.39%) Oracle Discoverer
11 1 (0.39%) Essbase
11 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (8.24%) Git (software)
2 15 (5.88%) Ant
3 12 (4.71%) Subversion
4 8 (3.14%) JUnit
5 7 (2.75%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 7 (2.75%) Eclipse
6 6 (2.35%) Log4j
7 1 (0.39%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 88 (34.51%) Finance
2 59 (23.14%) Manufacturing
3 47 (18.43%) Retail
4 33 (12.94%) Telecoms
5 15 (5.88%) Billing
6 7 (2.75%) Banking
7 5 (1.96%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.96%) Marketing
8 3 (1.18%) Advertising
9 2 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 56 (21.96%) Analyst
2 42 (16.47%) Support Analyst
3 38 (14.90%) Administrator
4 36 (14.12%) Operations Analyst
4 36 (14.12%) Operations Support Analyst
5 24 (9.41%) Support Engineer
6 23 (9.02%) DBA
6 23 (9.02%) Consultant
7 22 (8.63%) Oracle DBA
7 22 (8.63%) UNIX Administrator
8 21 (8.24%) Applications Support
9 20 (7.84%) Developer
10 19 (7.45%) Junior
11 17 (6.67%) Junior Support Analyst
11 17 (6.67%) Junior Analyst
12 16 (6.27%) Middleware Engineer
13 15 (5.88%) Telecoms Engineer
14 12 (4.71%) Architect
15 11 (4.31%) Senior Test Engineer
15 11 (4.31%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (33.33%) Middleware
2 83 (32.55%) J2EE
3 44 (17.25%) JDBC
4 21 (8.24%) Oracle Fusion
5 9 (3.53%) HTML
6 8 (3.14%) XML
7 7 (2.75%) XSLT
7 7 (2.75%) XHTML
7 7 (2.75%) EJB
7 7 (2.75%) Struts
7 7 (2.75%) Web Services
7 7 (2.75%) JSP
7 7 (2.75%) JSTL
7 7 (2.75%) JMS
8 6 (2.35%) CGI
8 6 (2.35%) XMLBeans
8 6 (2.35%) Ajax
8 6 (2.35%) Servlets
9 4 (1.57%) .NET
9 4 (1.57%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.67%) Mathematics
2 16 (6.27%) PKI
3 10 (3.92%) Wiki
4 9 (3.53%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.53%) Open Source
5 6 (2.35%) Web 2.0
5 6 (2.35%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.96%) Clustering
7 4 (1.57%) Replication
7 4 (1.57%) CLARiiON
7 4 (1.57%) Symmetrix
7 4 (1.57%) Celerra
7 4 (1.57%) Symmetrix DMX
8 3 (1.18%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.78%) HP Superdome
9 2 (0.78%) HACMP
9 2 (0.78%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.39%) ASIC
10 1 (0.39%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 194 (76.08%) Linux
2 170 (66.67%) UNIX
3 95 (37.25%) Windows
4 64 (25.10%) AIX
5 20 (7.84%) HPUX
6 19 (7.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (5.88%) CentOS
8 10 (3.92%) Ubuntu
9 7 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (2.75%) Oracle Linux
10 6 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (1.96%) Debian
12 4 (1.57%) Fedora
13 3 (1.18%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (1.18%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.39%) zOS
15 1 (0.39%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (17.25%) ITIL
1 44 (17.25%) E-Commerce
2 30 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
3 29 (11.37%) Capacity Planning
4 26 (10.20%) Problem Management
5 24 (9.41%) OO
5 24 (9.41%) Identity Management
6 23 (9.02%) Systems Analysis
7 22 (8.63%) Disaster Recovery
8 21 (8.24%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (7.06%) OOD
10 15 (5.88%) Configuration Management
10 15 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
11 14 (5.49%) Project Planning
11 14 (5.49%) Performance Management
11 14 (5.49%) Project Management
12 11 (4.31%) Operations Management
12 11 (4.31%) Software Engineering
13 10 (3.92%) Service Delivery
13 10 (3.92%) UML
Programming Languages
1 131 (51.37%) Java
2 126 (49.41%) SQL
3 85 (33.33%) Perl
4 53 (20.78%) Bash Shell
5 51 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 34 (13.33%) PL/SQL
7 25 (9.80%) AWK
8 21 (8.24%) Python
9 20 (7.84%) Korn
10 17 (6.67%) C-shell
11 13 (5.10%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 12 (4.71%) Erlang
13 9 (3.53%) C++
14 8 (3.14%) C
14 8 (3.14%) C#
15 7 (2.75%) JavaScript
16 6 (2.35%) XPath
17 5 (1.96%) VBA
18 3 (1.18%) Jython
18 3 (1.18%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 46 (18.04%) Degree
2 9 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.14%) RHCE
3 8 (3.14%) CISSP
4 5 (1.96%) PMP
4 5 (1.96%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.57%) MCITP
5 4 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.57%) MCSE
6 3 (1.18%) CCNP
6 3 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.18%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.18%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.18%) CEH
6 3 (1.18%) CISMP
7 2 (0.78%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.78%) CCNA
8 1 (0.39%) HND
8 1 (0.39%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (10.98%) QA
2 19 (7.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 11 (4.31%) SLA
4 5 (1.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (9.41%) Oracle RAC
2 19 (7.45%) Oracle RMAN
3 13 (5.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (2.75%) vSphere
5 6 (2.35%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.96%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 4 (1.57%) Veritas File System
7 4 (1.57%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 4 (1.57%) SRDF
8 3 (1.18%) ISA Server
8 3 (1.18%) Active Directory
8 3 (1.18%) VMware ESX
8 3 (1.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 3 (1.18%) XenApp
9 2 (0.78%) PowerHA
10 1 (0.39%) KVM
10 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.39%) Samba
10 1 (0.39%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 21 (8.24%) Oracle Identity Management
2 18 (7.06%) Data Guard
3 16 (6.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 13 (5.10%) Tivoli
5 6 (2.35%) BMC PATROL
6 5 (1.96%) NetBackup
7 4 (1.57%) OpenView
8 3 (1.18%) CiscoWorks
8 3 (1.18%) BMC Performance Manager
8 3 (1.18%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.39%) Nagios
Vendors
1 184 (72.16%) Oracle
2 71 (27.84%) IBM
3 68 (26.67%) Sun
4 57 (22.35%) Microsoft
5 29 (11.37%) VMware
6 28 (10.98%) Red Hat
6 28 (10.98%) HP
7 23 (9.02%) Sybase
8 18 (7.06%) Cisco
9 16 (6.27%) Symantec
10 13 (5.10%) EMC
11 12 (4.71%) Dell
12 9 (3.53%) Juniper
12 9 (3.53%) BMC
13 8 (3.14%) Veritas
14 7 (2.75%) Capita
15 6 (2.35%) Blue Martini
15 6 (2.35%) ATG
15 6 (2.35%) Hitachi
15 6 (2.35%) NetApp
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