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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 162 189 163
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -26
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 102 57 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.34% 0.79% 1.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.68% 2.64% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 42 35 91
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £59,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +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
2178 2161 2745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.61% 30.12% 30.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1791 1841 2280
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
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 15 September 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 15 September 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 +2 42 £51,500 +47.14% 3
Cambridgeshire +22 38 £45,000 +15.38% 4
Bedfordshire +4 24 £47,500 -20.83% 2
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 15 September 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.

1 198 (79.52%) Linux
2 184 (73.90%) Oracle
3 167 (67.07%) UNIX
4 137 (55.02%) Java
5 136 (54.62%) SQL
6 94 (37.75%) Tomcat
7 86 (34.54%) Windows
7 86 (34.54%) Finance
8 85 (34.14%) Perl
9 83 (33.33%) J2EE
10 76 (30.52%) Sun
11 73 (29.32%) Middleware
12 72 (28.92%) IBM
13 65 (26.10%) AIX
14 61 (24.50%) Manufacturing
15 59 (23.69%) Oracle Database
16 58 (23.29%) Bash Shell
17 57 (22.89%) Microsoft
18 56 (22.49%) HTTP
18 56 (22.49%) WebSphere
19 52 (20.88%) Shell Script
19 52 (20.88%) Retail
20 50 (20.08%) IIS
21 49 (19.68%) WebSphere Application Server
21 49 (19.68%) JDBC
22 48 (19.28%) DB2
22 48 (19.28%) ITIL
22 48 (19.28%) E-Commerce
23 45 (18.07%) Degree
24 43 (17.27%) IBM HTTP Server

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

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 94 (37.75%) Tomcat
2 56 (22.49%) WebSphere
3 50 (20.08%) IIS
4 49 (19.68%) WebSphere Application Server
5 43 (17.27%) IBM HTTP Server
6 39 (15.66%) MQSeries
7 36 (14.46%) WebLogic
8 29 (11.65%) Apache
9 21 (8.43%) Oracle Application Server
10 9 (3.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 5 (2.01%) iPlanet
12 4 (1.61%) MS Exchange
12 4 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (1.20%) GlassFish
13 3 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (1.20%) Tuxedo
14 2 (0.80%) WebLogic Portal
15 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
Applications
1 37 (14.86%) MS Office
2 15 (6.02%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.41%) MS Project
4 2 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (8.03%) Oracle 11i
1 20 (8.03%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (4.02%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (3.61%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (2.41%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.40%) Office 365
2 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 56 (22.49%) HTTP
2 34 (13.65%) FTP
3 29 (11.65%) Internet
4 26 (10.44%) SS7
5 14 (5.62%) LDAP
5 14 (5.62%) LTE
6 13 (5.22%) VoLTE
6 13 (5.22%) 3GPP
6 13 (5.22%) SAN
7 12 (4.82%) DNS
7 12 (4.82%) SIGTRAN
7 12 (4.82%) 4G
8 10 (4.02%) Intranet
9 9 (3.61%) TCP/IP
10 6 (2.41%) SSL
11 5 (2.01%) DHCP
12 4 (1.61%) VPN
12 4 (1.61%) NAS
12 4 (1.61%) SSH
13 3 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (23.69%) Oracle Database
2 48 (19.28%) DB2
3 41 (16.47%) Oracle Database 11g
4 32 (12.85%) MySQL
5 25 (10.04%) Relational Database
6 23 (9.24%) RDBMS
7 22 (8.84%) Oracle Database 12c
8 14 (5.62%) SQL Server
8 14 (5.62%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (1.20%) NonStop SQL
9 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.40%) OLTP
11 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 24 (9.64%) Git (software)
2 23 (9.24%) Subversion
3 14 (5.62%) JUnit
4 13 (5.22%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 13 (5.22%) Eclipse
5 11 (4.42%) Ant
6 7 (2.81%) Rational Application Developer
7 6 (2.41%) Log4j
General
1 86 (34.54%) Finance
2 61 (24.50%) Manufacturing
3 52 (20.88%) Retail
4 29 (11.65%) Telecoms
5 13 (5.22%) Billing
6 6 (2.41%) Marketing
6 6 (2.41%) Banking
7 5 (2.01%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.80%) Advertising
9 2 (0.80%) Military
10 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 65 (26.10%) Analyst
2 54 (21.69%) Support Analyst
3 32 (12.85%) Operations Analyst
3 32 (12.85%) Operations Support Analyst
4 31 (12.45%) Applications Support
4 31 (12.45%) Consultant
5 28 (11.24%) Administrator
6 26 (10.44%) Support Engineer
7 24 (9.64%) Developer
8 22 (8.84%) Applications Support Analyst
9 20 (8.03%) DBA
10 19 (7.63%) Oracle DBA
11 17 (6.83%) UNIX Administrator
12 16 (6.43%) Java Developer
13 15 (6.02%) Senior Support Analyst
13 15 (6.02%) Junior
13 15 (6.02%) Senior Analyst
13 15 (6.02%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
14 13 (5.22%) Junior Analyst
14 13 (5.22%) Junior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (33.33%) J2EE
2 73 (29.32%) Middleware
3 49 (19.68%) JDBC
4 20 (8.03%) Oracle Fusion
5 15 (6.02%) HTML
6 14 (5.62%) XML
7 13 (5.22%) XHTML
7 13 (5.22%) Struts
7 13 (5.22%) JSP
7 13 (5.22%) JSTL
7 13 (5.22%) JMS
8 10 (4.02%) CGI
9 7 (2.81%) EJB
9 7 (2.81%) CSS
9 7 (2.81%) XSLT
10 6 (2.41%) Web Services
10 6 (2.41%) Servlets
10 6 (2.41%) XMLBeans
10 6 (2.41%) Ajax
11 5 (2.01%) JCE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.84%) Mathematics
2 19 (7.63%) PKI
3 17 (6.83%) Wiki
4 10 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.61%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.61%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.21%) Open Source
7 6 (2.41%) Web 2.0
8 4 (1.61%) Celerra
8 4 (1.61%) Symmetrix DMX
8 4 (1.61%) Replication
8 4 (1.61%) CLARiiON
8 4 (1.61%) Symmetrix
8 4 (1.61%) Clustering
9 3 (1.20%) AS400
9 3 (1.20%) Tandem
9 3 (1.20%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.80%) HP Superdome
10 2 (0.80%) HACMP
10 2 (0.80%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 198 (79.52%) Linux
2 167 (67.07%) UNIX
3 86 (34.54%) Windows
4 65 (26.10%) AIX
5 17 (6.83%) HPUX
6 12 (4.82%) CentOS
7 11 (4.42%) Ubuntu
8 8 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (2.81%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (2.01%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (1.61%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (1.20%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.80%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.40%) zOS
14 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (19.28%) ITIL
1 48 (19.28%) E-Commerce
2 35 (14.06%) OO
3 33 (13.25%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (11.65%) OOD
5 26 (10.44%) Capacity Planning
6 24 (9.64%) Problem Management
7 23 (9.24%) Performance Tuning
7 23 (9.24%) Identity Management
8 22 (8.84%) Systems Analysis
9 16 (6.43%) Disaster Recovery
10 15 (6.02%) Project Management
10 15 (6.02%) Mentoring
10 15 (6.02%) Software Engineering
11 14 (5.62%) Configuration Management
12 13 (5.22%) Content Management
12 13 (5.22%) RAD
12 13 (5.22%) Project Planning
12 13 (5.22%) Performance Monitoring
13 10 (4.02%) UML
Programming Languages
1 137 (55.02%) Java
2 136 (54.62%) SQL
3 85 (34.14%) Perl
4 58 (23.29%) Bash Shell
5 52 (20.88%) Shell Script
6 34 (13.65%) PL/SQL
7 24 (9.64%) AWK
8 20 (8.03%) Korn
9 16 (6.43%) C-shell
10 14 (5.62%) Python
11 13 (5.22%) JavaScript
12 12 (4.82%) Erlang
13 10 (4.02%) C
14 9 (3.61%) C++
15 8 (3.21%) C#
15 8 (3.21%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
16 6 (2.41%) VBA
16 6 (2.41%) XPath
17 3 (1.20%) Jython
17 3 (1.20%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 45 (18.07%) Degree
2 9 (3.61%) CISSP
3 7 (2.81%) Sun Certification
4 5 (2.01%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.61%) PMP
5 4 (1.61%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.20%) CEH
6 3 (1.20%) CISMP
6 3 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.20%) CCNP
7 1 (0.40%) CCNA
7 1 (0.40%) OCA
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.40%) RHCE
7 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.40%) MBA
7 1 (0.40%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (13.25%) QA
2 18 (7.23%) SLA
3 14 (5.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (8.43%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (6.02%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 6 (2.41%) vSphere
5 5 (2.01%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.61%) Active Directory
6 4 (1.61%) Veritas File System
6 4 (1.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (1.61%) SRDF
7 3 (1.20%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.20%) ISA Server
7 3 (1.20%) RACF
7 3 (1.20%) Sendmail
7 3 (1.20%) XenApp
7 3 (1.20%) ACF2
8 2 (0.80%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 2 (0.80%) NFS
8 2 (0.80%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 2 (0.80%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 20 (8.03%) Oracle Identity Management
2 15 (6.02%) Data Guard
3 14 (5.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 12 (4.82%) Tivoli
5 5 (2.01%) BMC PATROL
6 4 (1.61%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.61%) OpenView
7 3 (1.20%) CiscoWorks
7 3 (1.20%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 3 (1.20%) BMC Performance Manager
7 3 (1.20%) SolarWinds Orion
7 3 (1.20%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 3 (1.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.80%) Puppet
8 2 (0.80%) CFEngine
8 2 (0.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.40%) Novell Identity Manager
Vendors
1 184 (73.90%) Oracle
2 76 (30.52%) Sun
3 72 (28.92%) IBM
4 57 (22.89%) Microsoft
5 29 (11.65%) HP
6 26 (10.44%) VMware
7 24 (9.64%) Sybase
8 21 (8.43%) Red Hat
9 16 (6.43%) Cisco
10 14 (5.62%) Dell
11 12 (4.82%) EMC
12 11 (4.42%) Symantec
13 9 (3.61%) Veritas
14 8 (3.21%) BMC
15 7 (2.81%) Capita
16 6 (2.41%) ATG
16 6 (2.41%) Blue Martini
16 6 (2.41%) CA
16 6 (2.41%) Citrix
16 6 (2.41%) Interwoven
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Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bens - bonus, shares, pens+
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
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Posted: 4 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K Base 50 - 60K with oncall / O/T
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridgeshire
DP Connect
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago