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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 157 154 114
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -40
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 126 124 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.45% 1.45% 2.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.79% 4.68% 7.15%
Number of salaries quoted 66 95 153
Average salary £47,500 £54,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.84% +21.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £64,300 £63,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2629 2652 2769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.34% 30.93% 29.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2216 2279 2323
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +17 53 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Hertfordshire +1 53 £50,000 -16.66% 4
Bedfordshire -21 12 £45,000 -17.43%
Essex -23 6 £45,000 +12.50%
Suffolk -14 3 £37,500 -
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 161 (79.31%) Linux
2 160 (78.82%) UNIX
3 140 (68.97%) Oracle
4 118 (58.13%) SQL
5 109 (53.69%) Java
6 93 (45.81%) Finance
7 80 (39.41%) Tomcat
8 78 (38.42%) Windows
9 73 (35.96%) Perl
10 70 (34.48%) J2EE
11 57 (28.08%) Sun
12 55 (27.09%) Middleware
13 51 (25.12%) AIX
14 50 (24.63%) Degree
15 47 (23.15%) Retail
16 46 (22.66%) IBM
17 45 (22.17%) Microsoft
18 44 (21.67%) HTTP
19 43 (21.18%) Oracle Database
20 42 (20.69%) WebSphere
21 40 (19.70%) Sybase
22 38 (18.72%) IIS
23 37 (18.23%) E-Commerce
24 36 (17.73%) WebSphere Application Server
24 36 (17.73%) JDBC
24 36 (17.73%) DB2
24 36 (17.73%) Manufacturing
24 36 (17.73%) IBM HTTP Server
25 35 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
25 35 (17.24%) Oracle Database 11g

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 80 (39.41%) Tomcat
2 42 (20.69%) WebSphere
3 38 (18.72%) IIS
4 36 (17.73%) WebSphere Application Server
4 36 (17.73%) IBM HTTP Server
5 34 (16.75%) MQSeries
6 28 (13.79%) WebLogic
7 19 (9.36%) Apache
8 12 (5.91%) Oracle Application Server
9 7 (3.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 5 (2.46%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.99%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 34 (16.75%) MS Office
2 6 (2.96%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (10.34%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (7.39%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (4.93%) Oracle 11i
4 4 (1.97%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (21.67%) HTTP
2 34 (16.75%) FTP
3 32 (15.76%) Internet
4 18 (8.87%) SS7
5 12 (5.91%) 4G
6 11 (5.42%) TCP/IP
6 11 (5.42%) SIGTRAN
7 9 (4.43%) LTE
8 8 (3.94%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (3.45%) 3GPP
9 7 (3.45%) Intranet
9 7 (3.45%) VoLTE
10 6 (2.96%) SAN
11 4 (1.97%) Firewall
12 3 (1.48%) DNS
13 2 (0.99%) VPN
13 2 (0.99%) UMTS
13 2 (0.99%) WLAN
13 2 (0.99%) DHCP
13 2 (0.99%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (21.18%) Oracle Database
2 36 (17.73%) DB2
3 35 (17.24%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (6.90%) Oracle Database 10g
5 12 (5.91%) MySQL
6 11 (5.42%) RDBMS
6 11 (5.42%) Oracle Discoverer
6 11 (5.42%) Essbase
6 11 (5.42%) Oracle Exadata
6 11 (5.42%) Relational Database
6 11 (5.42%) Oracle BI EE
7 10 (4.93%) Oracle Database 12c
8 8 (3.94%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.49%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (10.84%) Subversion
2 16 (7.88%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.46%) Ant
4 3 (1.48%) JUnit
5 2 (0.99%) Rational Application Developer
5 2 (0.99%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 2 (0.99%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.49%) WebObjects
General
1 93 (45.81%) Finance
2 47 (23.15%) Retail
3 36 (17.73%) Manufacturing
4 30 (14.78%) Telecoms
5 11 (5.42%) Advertising
6 7 (3.45%) Billing
7 4 (1.97%) Back Office
8 1 (0.49%) Automotive
8 1 (0.49%) Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (23.15%) Analyst
2 44 (21.67%) Administrator
3 38 (18.72%) Support Analyst
4 35 (17.24%) Operations Analyst
4 35 (17.24%) Operations Support Analyst
5 29 (14.29%) Developer
6 24 (11.82%) DBA
6 24 (11.82%) Java Developer
7 22 (10.84%) Oracle DBA
8 16 (7.88%) Applications Support
8 16 (7.88%) Junior
9 15 (7.39%) UNIX Administrator
9 15 (7.39%) Junior Analyst
9 15 (7.39%) Junior Support Analyst
10 14 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
11 12 (5.91%) Support Engineer
12 11 (5.42%) Test Engineer
12 11 (5.42%) Senior Test Engineer
13 10 (4.93%) Applications Support Specialist
13 10 (4.93%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (34.48%) J2EE
2 55 (27.09%) Middleware
3 36 (17.73%) JDBC
4 22 (10.84%) CGI
5 10 (4.93%) Oracle Fusion
6 8 (3.94%) Java EE
7 5 (2.46%) Django
8 3 (1.48%) HTML
8 3 (1.48%) Web Services
8 3 (1.48%) CSS
8 3 (1.48%) J2SE
9 2 (0.99%) JSTL
9 2 (0.99%) JMS
9 2 (0.99%) JSP
9 2 (0.99%) XML
9 2 (0.99%) Struts
9 2 (0.99%) XHTML
10 1 (0.49%) Servlets
10 1 (0.49%) SOAP
10 1 (0.49%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.36%) Mathematics
2 10 (4.93%) Oracle Exalytics
3 4 (1.97%) Clustering
4 3 (1.48%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.99%) Open Source
5 2 (0.99%) EqualLogic
5 2 (0.99%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (0.99%) LPAR
5 2 (0.99%) Wiki
5 2 (0.99%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.99%) PKI
6 1 (0.49%) iPhone
6 1 (0.49%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 161 (79.31%) Linux
2 160 (78.82%) UNIX
3 78 (38.42%) Windows
4 51 (25.12%) AIX
5 17 (8.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (5.91%) HPUX
7 8 (3.94%) CentOS
8 6 (2.96%) Oracle Linux
8 6 (2.96%) Debian
9 5 (2.46%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.97%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (1.97%) Ubuntu
10 4 (1.97%) Fedora
11 3 (1.48%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.99%) SUSE
13 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (18.23%) E-Commerce
2 35 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (13.79%) OOD
3 28 (13.79%) OO
4 26 (12.81%) Performance Tuning
5 17 (8.37%) SOA
5 17 (8.37%) Disaster Recovery
6 16 (7.88%) ITIL
7 15 (7.39%) TDD
8 13 (6.40%) Migration
8 13 (6.40%) Software Engineering
8 13 (6.40%) Capacity Planning
9 11 (5.42%) Systems Analysis
9 11 (5.42%) Performance Management
10 10 (4.93%) Unit Testing
10 10 (4.93%) Problem Management
10 10 (4.93%) Scrum
10 10 (4.93%) Identity Management
11 9 (4.43%) Configuration Management
12 8 (3.94%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 118 (58.13%) SQL
2 109 (53.69%) Java
3 73 (35.96%) Perl
4 34 (16.75%) Bash Shell
5 33 (16.26%) PL/SQL
6 30 (14.78%) Shell Script
7 15 (7.39%) Python
8 11 (5.42%) AWK
8 11 (5.42%) Erlang
9 10 (4.93%) C-shell
9 10 (4.93%) Korn
10 7 (3.45%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 4 (1.97%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.99%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.49%) C
13 1 (0.49%) C#
13 1 (0.49%) C++
13 1 (0.49%) VB
13 1 (0.49%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 50 (24.63%) Degree
2 12 (5.91%) SC Cleared
2 12 (5.91%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.43%) RHCE
4 5 (2.46%) MCSE
4 5 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.97%) MCITP
5 4 (1.97%) PMP
5 4 (1.97%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.49%) MCSA
6 1 (0.49%) MCP
6 1 (0.49%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.49%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.49%) CCNA
6 1 (0.49%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.49%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.85%) QA
2 17 (8.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 12 (5.91%) SLA
4 8 (3.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (11.82%) Oracle RMAN
2 23 (11.33%) Oracle RAC
3 16 (7.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.46%) Active Directory
4 5 (2.46%) KVM
4 5 (2.46%) vSphere
5 4 (1.97%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.99%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.99%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (9.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 13 (6.40%) Data Guard
3 10 (4.93%) Oracle Identity Management
4 7 (3.45%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.48%) Nagios
6 2 (0.99%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.49%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 140 (68.97%) Oracle
2 57 (28.08%) Sun
3 46 (22.66%) IBM
4 45 (22.17%) Microsoft
5 40 (19.70%) Sybase
6 22 (10.84%) VMware
7 16 (7.88%) Red Hat
8 14 (6.90%) HP
9 13 (6.40%) Juniper
10 12 (5.91%) Symantec
11 11 (5.42%) Hyperion
11 11 (5.42%) Fujitsu
12 10 (4.93%) Cisco
13 8 (3.94%) Qualys
13 8 (3.94%) F5
13 8 (3.94%) Sourcefire
13 8 (3.94%) Fortinet
14 5 (2.46%) Hitachi
14 5 (2.46%) Dell
14 5 (2.46%) EMC
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