The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 137 188 153
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -35
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 121 68 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.53% 0.93% 1.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.41% 3.17% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 55 51 88
Average salary £47,500 £48,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £57,500 £60,543
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Solaris
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 East of England region.

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2238 2146 2678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.32% 29.38% 30.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1834 1822 2219
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +8 54 £50,250 +0.50% 1
Cambridgeshire +27 45 £47,500 +17.28% 2
Bedfordshire +1 21 £47,500 - 1
Essex - 3 £50,000 - 2
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 193 (79.10%) Linux
2 177 (72.54%) Oracle
3 161 (65.98%) UNIX
4 131 (53.69%) Java
5 130 (53.28%) SQL
6 86 (35.25%) Windows
7 85 (34.84%) Tomcat
8 84 (34.43%) Finance
9 82 (33.61%) Perl
10 77 (31.56%) J2EE
11 73 (29.92%) Sun
11 73 (29.92%) Middleware
12 67 (27.46%) IBM
13 63 (25.82%) AIX
14 59 (24.18%) Oracle Database
15 58 (23.77%) Manufacturing
16 54 (22.13%) Microsoft
17 53 (21.72%) HTTP
18 52 (21.31%) Bash Shell
18 52 (21.31%) WebSphere
19 49 (20.08%) Degree
19 49 (20.08%) Shell Script
20 48 (19.67%) Retail
21 46 (18.85%) WebSphere Application Server
22 45 (18.44%) DB2
22 45 (18.44%) JDBC
22 45 (18.44%) E-Commerce
23 44 (18.03%) IIS
24 41 (16.80%) ITIL
25 40 (16.39%) IBM HTTP Server

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 85 (34.84%) Tomcat
2 52 (21.31%) WebSphere
3 46 (18.85%) WebSphere Application Server
4 44 (18.03%) IIS
5 40 (16.39%) IBM HTTP Server
6 38 (15.57%) MQSeries
7 34 (13.93%) WebLogic
8 25 (10.25%) Apache
9 22 (9.02%) Oracle Application Server
10 9 (3.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 4 (1.64%) iPlanet
11 4 (1.64%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (1.23%) GlassFish
12 3 (1.23%) Tuxedo
13 2 (0.82%) MS Exchange
13 2 (0.82%) WebLogic Portal
13 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 36 (14.75%) MS Office
2 14 (5.74%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.46%) MS Project
4 2 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (8.61%) Oracle 11i
1 21 (8.61%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (4.51%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (4.10%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (2.46%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 53 (21.72%) HTTP
2 33 (13.52%) FTP
3 29 (11.89%) Internet
4 27 (11.07%) SS7
5 15 (6.15%) LTE
6 14 (5.74%) 3GPP
6 14 (5.74%) VoLTE
7 13 (5.33%) SAN
8 12 (4.92%) LDAP
8 12 (4.92%) SIGTRAN
8 12 (4.92%) 4G
9 11 (4.51%) Intranet
9 11 (4.51%) DNS
10 10 (4.10%) TCP/IP
11 6 (2.46%) SSL
12 4 (1.64%) DHCP
12 4 (1.64%) NAS
12 4 (1.64%) SSH
13 3 (1.23%) OpenVPN
13 3 (1.23%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (24.18%) Oracle Database
2 45 (18.44%) DB2
3 40 (16.39%) Oracle Database 11g
4 29 (11.89%) MySQL
5 25 (10.25%) Relational Database
6 23 (9.43%) RDBMS
6 23 (9.43%) Oracle Database 12c
7 14 (5.74%) Oracle9i Database
8 11 (4.51%) SQL Server
9 3 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.82%) NonStop SQL
11 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.41%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 22 (9.02%) Git (software)
2 21 (8.61%) Subversion
3 12 (4.92%) JUnit
4 11 (4.51%) Ant
4 11 (4.51%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 11 (4.51%) Eclipse
5 6 (2.46%) Log4j
6 5 (2.05%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 84 (34.43%) Finance
2 58 (23.77%) Manufacturing
3 48 (19.67%) Retail
4 30 (12.30%) Telecoms
5 14 (5.74%) Billing
6 6 (2.46%) Marketing
6 6 (2.46%) Banking
7 5 (2.05%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.82%) Military
8 2 (0.82%) Advertising
8 2 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 58 (23.77%) Analyst
2 46 (18.85%) Support Analyst
3 31 (12.70%) Operations Analyst
3 31 (12.70%) Operations Support Analyst
4 30 (12.30%) Consultant
5 29 (11.89%) Administrator
6 26 (10.66%) Applications Support
7 25 (10.25%) Support Engineer
8 23 (9.43%) Developer
9 21 (8.61%) DBA
10 20 (8.20%) Oracle DBA
11 17 (6.97%) UNIX Administrator
11 17 (6.97%) Junior
12 15 (6.15%) Junior Analyst
12 15 (6.15%) Junior Support Analyst
12 15 (6.15%) Applications Support Analyst
12 15 (6.15%) Java Developer
13 14 (5.74%) Telecoms Engineer
14 12 (4.92%) Architect
15 11 (4.51%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (31.56%) J2EE
2 73 (29.92%) Middleware
3 45 (18.44%) JDBC
4 21 (8.61%) Oracle Fusion
5 13 (5.33%) HTML
6 12 (4.92%) XML
7 11 (4.51%) JSTL
7 11 (4.51%) Struts
7 11 (4.51%) XHTML
7 11 (4.51%) JMS
7 11 (4.51%) JSP
7 11 (4.51%) CGI
8 7 (2.87%) EJB
8 7 (2.87%) XSLT
9 6 (2.46%) Web Services
9 6 (2.46%) Servlets
9 6 (2.46%) Ajax
9 6 (2.46%) XMLBeans
10 5 (2.05%) JCE
10 5 (2.05%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.43%) Mathematics
2 18 (7.38%) PKI
3 14 (5.74%) Wiki
4 9 (3.69%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.69%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.28%) Open Source
6 6 (2.46%) Web 2.0
7 4 (1.64%) CLARiiON
7 4 (1.64%) Symmetrix
7 4 (1.64%) Replication
7 4 (1.64%) Symmetrix DMX
7 4 (1.64%) Celerra
8 3 (1.23%) Cryptography
8 3 (1.23%) Clustering
9 2 (0.82%) AS400
9 2 (0.82%) HACMP
9 2 (0.82%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.82%) Tandem
9 2 (0.82%) HP Superdome
10 1 (0.41%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 193 (79.10%) Linux
2 161 (65.98%) UNIX
3 86 (35.25%) Windows
4 63 (25.82%) AIX
5 19 (7.79%) HPUX
6 13 (5.33%) CentOS
7 12 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (4.10%) Ubuntu
9 7 (2.87%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (1.64%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (1.23%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.82%) Fedora
13 2 (0.82%) Debian
13 2 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.41%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (18.44%) E-Commerce
2 41 (16.80%) ITIL
3 33 (13.52%) OO
4 27 (11.07%) OOD
4 27 (11.07%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (10.66%) Capacity Planning
6 24 (9.84%) Identity Management
7 23 (9.43%) Performance Tuning
7 23 (9.43%) Systems Analysis
8 21 (8.61%) Problem Management
9 18 (7.38%) Disaster Recovery
10 16 (6.56%) Software Engineering
11 14 (5.74%) Project Management
11 14 (5.74%) Configuration Management
11 14 (5.74%) Project Planning
12 13 (5.33%) Performance Monitoring
13 11 (4.51%) Content Management
13 11 (4.51%) RAD
14 10 (4.10%) UML
14 10 (4.10%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 131 (53.69%) Java
2 130 (53.28%) SQL
3 82 (33.61%) Perl
4 52 (21.31%) Bash Shell
5 49 (20.08%) Shell Script
6 33 (13.52%) PL/SQL
7 24 (9.84%) AWK
8 20 (8.20%) Korn
9 16 (6.56%) C-shell
10 14 (5.74%) Python
11 12 (4.92%) Erlang
12 11 (4.51%) JavaScript
13 10 (4.10%) C
14 9 (3.69%) C++
15 8 (3.28%) C#
15 8 (3.28%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
16 6 (2.46%) VBA
16 6 (2.46%) XPath
17 3 (1.23%) Bourne shell
17 3 (1.23%) Jython
Qualifications
1 49 (20.08%) Degree
2 8 (3.28%) CISSP
3 7 (2.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.05%) Sun Certification
5 4 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.64%) PMP
5 4 (1.64%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.23%) CISMP
6 3 (1.23%) CEH
6 3 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.23%) CCNP
6 3 (1.23%) RHCE
7 2 (0.82%) MCSE
7 2 (0.82%) MCITP
8 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.41%) MBA
8 1 (0.41%) HND
8 1 (0.41%) CCNA
8 1 (0.41%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (13.11%) QA
2 15 (6.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 15 (6.15%) SLA
3 2 (0.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (8.61%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (6.15%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (3.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.46%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 6 (2.46%) vSphere
5 5 (2.05%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.64%) Veritas File System
6 4 (1.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (1.64%) SRDF
7 3 (1.23%) XenApp
7 3 (1.23%) ISA Server
7 3 (1.23%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.23%) Active Directory
8 2 (0.82%) RACF
8 2 (0.82%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 2 (0.82%) Sendmail
8 2 (0.82%) ACF2
8 2 (0.82%) PowerHA
9 1 (0.41%) Tivoli Directory Server
9 1 (0.41%) Samba
Systems Management
1 21 (8.61%) Oracle Identity Management
2 15 (6.15%) Data Guard
3 14 (5.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 11 (4.51%) Tivoli
5 5 (2.05%) BMC PATROL
6 4 (1.64%) OpenView
6 4 (1.64%) NetBackup
7 3 (1.23%) BMC Performance Manager
7 3 (1.23%) SolarWinds Orion
7 3 (1.23%) CiscoWorks
8 2 (0.82%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 2 (0.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.82%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.82%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 1 (0.41%) Puppet
9 1 (0.41%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 177 (72.54%) Oracle
2 73 (29.92%) Sun
3 67 (27.46%) IBM
4 54 (22.13%) Microsoft
5 27 (11.07%) HP
6 25 (10.25%) VMware
6 25 (10.25%) Sybase
7 22 (9.02%) Red Hat
8 15 (6.15%) Cisco
9 13 (5.33%) Dell
10 12 (4.92%) EMC
10 12 (4.92%) Symantec
11 9 (3.69%) Veritas
12 8 (3.28%) BMC
13 7 (2.87%) Capita
14 6 (2.46%) Citrix
14 6 (2.46%) Interwoven
14 6 (2.46%) Juniper
14 6 (2.46%) ATG
14 6 (2.46%) Blue Martini
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