The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 307 252 209
Rank change year-on-year
-55 -43
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 941 1260 1360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.92% 1.17% 1.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.52% 4.31% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 738 1016 1105
Average salary £51,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Solaris
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
26739 29204 27564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.28% 27.05% 27.49%
Number of salaries quoted 22894 24474 23634
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in England

Solaris
Salary Trend in England

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

Solaris Salary Trend in England

Solaris
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the England region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Solaris Salary Histogram in England

Solaris
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the England region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
London -47 486 £60,000 - 44
South East -86 153 £40,000 -20.00% 11
East of England -10 96 £45,000 -5.26% 4
North West +26 67 £35,000 -17.64% 7
Yorkshire -2 66 £40,000 +6.66% 3
West Midlands -29 38 £50,000 +13.63% 5
East Midlands +5 17 £43,750 +2.94% 2
South West -27 17 £45,000 - 3
Solaris
UK

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the 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 1434 (80.34%) Linux
2 1128 (63.19%) UNIX
3 1030 (57.70%) Oracle
4 851 (47.68%) Windows
5 596 (33.39%) SQL
6 594 (33.28%) Finance
7 461 (25.83%) AIX
8 445 (24.93%) Red Hat
9 429 (24.03%) Perl
10 416 (23.31%) Java
11 405 (22.69%) VMware
12 393 (22.02%) IBM
13 363 (20.34%) SAN
14 361 (20.22%) SQL Server
15 348 (19.50%) Agile Software Development
16 342 (19.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 330 (18.49%) Cisco
18 319 (17.87%) Oracle Database
19 294 (16.47%) Microsoft
20 283 (15.85%) VMware Infrastructure
21 280 (15.69%) Apache
22 264 (14.79%) ITIL
23 261 (14.62%) Firewall
24 259 (14.51%) Sun
25 256 (14.34%) Banking
26 251 (14.06%) NetApp
27 249 (13.95%) Middleware
28 246 (13.78%) HP
29 245 (13.73%) WebSphere
30 233 (13.05%) Shell Script

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the 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
1 280 (15.69%) Apache
2 245 (13.73%) WebSphere
3 219 (12.27%) Tomcat
4 149 (8.35%) IIS
5 134 (7.51%) WebLogic
6 99 (5.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 91 (5.10%) Oracle Coherence
8 85 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
9 62 (3.47%) Oracle Application Server
10 40 (2.24%) MQSeries
11 33 (1.85%) JBoss
12 32 (1.79%) Apache ServiceMix
13 28 (1.57%) SharePoint
14 27 (1.51%) MS Exchange
14 27 (1.51%) CICS
14 27 (1.51%) OpenStack
15 22 (1.23%) IBM HTTP Server
16 21 (1.18%) GlassFish
17 17 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
18 16 (0.90%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 131 (7.34%) MS Excel
2 78 (4.37%) MS Office
3 34 (1.90%) MS Visio
4 15 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.39%) MS Project
6 1 (0.056%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 70 (3.92%) RMDS
2 34 (1.90%) Oracle Applications
3 30 (1.68%) Oracle EBS
4 17 (0.95%) Oracle EBS R12
5 14 (0.78%) Markit EDM
6 9 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
7 7 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
7 7 (0.39%) Oracle Assets
7 7 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
7 7 (0.39%) Oracle 11i
8 6 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
9 5 (0.28%) Temenos T24
9 5 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
9 5 (0.28%) Oracle Cash Management
10 4 (0.22%) Oracle Utilities
10 4 (0.22%) LatentZero
10 4 (0.22%) thinkFolio
11 3 (0.17%) CSG Singleview
12 1 (0.056%) SAP R/3
12 1 (0.056%) HiPortfolio
Cloud Services
1 44 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (1.29%) IBM PureFlex
3 10 (0.56%) SaaS
3 10 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.50%) GitHub
5 6 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (0.28%) Office 365
7 4 (0.22%) Joyent
8 3 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.11%) Dropbox
9 2 (0.11%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.11%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.056%) IaaS
10 1 (0.056%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 363 (20.34%) SAN
2 261 (14.62%) Firewall
3 217 (12.16%) TCP/IP
4 213 (11.93%) NAS
5 208 (11.65%) LAN
6 203 (11.37%) WAN
7 172 (9.64%) HTTP
8 158 (8.85%) DNS
9 141 (7.90%) Internet
10 132 (7.39%) Fibre Channel
11 126 (7.06%) Multicast
12 113 (6.33%) FCoE
13 79 (4.43%) LDAP
14 70 (3.92%) VPN
15 54 (3.03%) iSCSI
16 51 (2.86%) Network Security
16 51 (2.86%) FTP
16 51 (2.86%) Intrusion Detection
17 40 (2.24%) OSPF
18 39 (2.18%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 361 (20.22%) SQL Server
2 319 (17.87%) Oracle Database
3 173 (9.69%) Oracle Database 11g
4 157 (8.80%) DB2
5 154 (8.63%) MySQL
6 147 (8.24%) Relational Database
7 104 (5.83%) RDBMS
8 85 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
9 76 (4.26%) Oracle Exadata
10 69 (3.87%) Hadoop
11 66 (3.70%) HBase
12 59 (3.31%) Oracle9i Database
13 47 (2.63%) Oracle Database 12c
14 39 (2.18%) BusinessObjects
15 34 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
16 32 (1.79%) OLTP
17 29 (1.62%) Informix
18 25 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
19 22 (1.23%) Oracle8/8i Database
20 19 (1.06%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 81 (4.54%) Subversion
2 50 (2.80%) Git (software)
3 45 (2.52%) Maven
4 44 (2.46%) Jenkins
5 41 (2.30%) TeamCity
6 36 (2.02%) Ant
7 29 (1.62%) Eclipse
8 27 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
9 22 (1.23%) JIRA
9 22 (1.23%) JUnit
10 14 (0.78%) Hudson
11 13 (0.73%) FitNesse
11 13 (0.73%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
11 13 (0.73%) InstallShield
11 13 (0.73%) Rational Application Developer
12 11 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 9 (0.50%) Oracle APEX
13 9 (0.50%) PowerBuilder
13 9 (0.50%) Visual Studio
13 9 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 594 (33.28%) Finance
2 256 (14.34%) Banking
3 91 (5.10%) Telecoms
4 68 (3.81%) Retail
5 46 (2.58%) Back Office
6 45 (2.52%) Investment Banking
7 31 (1.74%) Front Office
8 22 (1.23%) Financial Institution
9 14 (0.78%) Games
9 14 (0.78%) French Language
10 11 (0.62%) German Language
10 11 (0.62%) Legal
10 11 (0.62%) Publishing
11 10 (0.56%) Electronics
12 9 (0.50%) Law
12 9 (0.50%) Advertising
13 8 (0.45%) Spanish Language
13 8 (0.45%) Retail Banking
13 8 (0.45%) Marketing
14 7 (0.39%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 329 (18.43%) Administrator
2 260 (14.57%) Architect
3 192 (10.76%) Analyst
4 189 (10.59%) Developer
5 183 (10.25%) Systems Administrator
6 161 (9.02%) Infrastructure Architect
7 151 (8.46%) Solutions Architect
8 149 (8.35%) UNIX Administrator
9 100 (5.60%) DBA
10 98 (5.49%) Applications Support
11 91 (5.10%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
12 85 (4.76%) Support Analyst
13 83 (4.65%) Oracle DBA
14 79 (4.43%) Systems Engineer
15 77 (4.31%) Linux Administrator
16 76 (4.26%) UNIX Systems Administrator
17 72 (4.03%) Consultant
18 71 (3.98%) UNIX Engineer
19 68 (3.81%) Support Engineer
20 61 (3.42%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (13.95%) Middleware
2 207 (11.60%) HTML
3 204 (11.43%) XML
4 126 (7.06%) Web Services
5 110 (6.16%) J2EE
6 95 (5.32%) XSLT
7 93 (5.21%) .NET
8 85 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ
9 80 (4.48%) CSS
10 69 (3.87%) Spring
11 66 (3.70%) Rendezvous
11 66 (3.70%) Ultra Messaging
12 62 (3.47%) JSON
13 59 (3.31%) Oracle Fusion
14 50 (2.80%) REST
15 45 (2.52%) JDBC
16 43 (2.41%) JMS
17 42 (2.35%) SOAP
17 42 (2.35%) Ajax
18 41 (2.30%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 162 (9.08%) Data Centre
2 142 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
3 136 (7.62%) Computer Science
4 124 (6.95%) Clustering
5 80 (4.48%) Mainframe
6 57 (3.19%) Enterprise Storage
7 49 (2.75%) Management Information System
8 45 (2.52%) Derivative
9 28 (1.57%) PKI
9 28 (1.57%) HACMP
9 28 (1.57%) Hybrid Cloud
10 27 (1.51%) AS400
11 25 (1.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 25 (1.40%) Online Banking
11 25 (1.40%) Hedge funds
12 24 (1.34%) FlexPod
13 23 (1.29%) Algorithms
14 22 (1.23%) Mathematics
14 22 (1.23%) Replication
15 18 (1.01%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1434 (80.34%) Linux
2 1128 (63.19%) UNIX
3 851 (47.68%) Windows
4 461 (25.83%) AIX
5 342 (19.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 154 (8.63%) HPUX
7 132 (7.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 96 (5.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 87 (4.87%) SUSE
10 65 (3.64%) CentOS
11 62 (3.47%) Oracle Linux
12 61 (3.42%) zOS
13 53 (2.97%) Debian
13 53 (2.97%) Ubuntu
14 46 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
15 31 (1.74%) Windows 8
16 30 (1.68%) Windows 2000
17 27 (1.51%) MVS
18 24 (1.34%) Windows 7
19 23 (1.29%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 348 (19.50%) Agile Software Development
2 264 (14.79%) ITIL
3 218 (12.21%) Performance Tuning
4 125 (7.00%) Benchmarking
5 111 (6.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 103 (5.77%) Capacity Planning
7 99 (5.55%) Project Management
8 96 (5.38%) Service Delivery
9 93 (5.21%) DevOps
10 92 (5.15%) Continuous Integration
11 90 (5.04%) Change Management
11 90 (5.04%) Performance Monitoring
12 81 (4.54%) Configuration Management
13 79 (4.43%) Problem Management
13 79 (4.43%) Load Balancing
14 78 (4.37%) OO
15 77 (4.31%) Mentoring
16 76 (4.26%) E-Commerce
17 74 (4.15%) Migration
18 71 (3.98%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 596 (33.39%) SQL
2 429 (24.03%) Perl
3 416 (23.31%) Java
4 233 (13.05%) Shell Script
5 199 (11.15%) Python
6 191 (10.70%) JavaScript
7 188 (10.53%) Bash Shell
8 129 (7.23%) C++
9 116 (6.50%) PL/SQL
10 90 (5.04%) Korn
11 72 (4.03%) AWK
12 68 (3.81%) PowerShell
13 65 (3.64%) C
13 65 (3.64%) PHP
14 61 (3.42%) C#
15 57 (3.19%) Ruby
16 36 (2.02%) sed
17 32 (1.79%) C-shell
18 27 (1.51%) JCL
18 27 (1.51%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 212 (11.88%) Degree
2 119 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 95 (5.32%) SC Cleared
4 57 (3.19%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (1.62%) RHCE
5 29 (1.62%) CCNP
6 25 (1.40%) PMP
6 25 (1.40%) PMI Certification
7 24 (1.34%) ISEB
8 23 (1.29%) CCNA
9 21 (1.18%) CCIE
9 21 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
10 19 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
11 18 (1.01%) DV Cleared
12 16 (0.90%) CCIP
13 15 (0.84%) Sun Certification
14 14 (0.78%) Oracle Certification
15 13 (0.73%) OCP
15 13 (0.73%) CISSP
15 13 (0.73%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (5.43%) SLA
2 81 (4.54%) QA
3 45 (2.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 28 (1.57%) PCI DSS
5 20 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (0.78%) FISMA
7 6 (0.34%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.056%) CRD IV
System Software
1 283 (15.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 186 (10.42%) Oracle RAC
3 171 (9.58%) NFS
4 126 (7.06%) Active Directory
5 116 (6.50%) SRDF
6 109 (6.11%) Xen
7 102 (5.71%) Hyper-V
8 99 (5.55%) KVM
9 57 (3.19%) vSphere
10 43 (2.41%) Samba
11 41 (2.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 37 (2.07%) VMware ESX
13 32 (1.79%) XenApp
14 22 (1.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 21 (1.18%) XenServer
16 12 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
16 12 (0.67%) Firmware
17 9 (0.50%) Snort
17 9 (0.50%) Sendmail
18 7 (0.39%) Squid
Systems Management
1 106 (5.94%) Oracle RMAN
1 106 (5.94%) Data Guard
2 104 (5.83%) Puppet
3 97 (5.43%) Tivoli
4 71 (3.98%) NetBackup
4 71 (3.98%) Oracle ZFS
5 70 (3.92%) Nagios
6 63 (3.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 46 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
8 31 (1.74%) SCCM
9 23 (1.29%) OpenView
10 22 (1.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 20 (1.12%) Cacti
12 17 (0.95%) SCOM
13 16 (0.90%) Ansible
14 15 (0.84%) SolarWinds Orion
15 14 (0.78%) EMC NetWorker
15 14 (0.78%) Legato
16 12 (0.67%) CA Single Sign-On
17 11 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1030 (57.70%) Oracle
2 445 (24.93%) Red Hat
3 405 (22.69%) VMware
4 393 (22.02%) IBM
5 330 (18.49%) Cisco
6 294 (16.47%) Microsoft
7 259 (14.51%) Sun
8 251 (14.06%) NetApp
9 246 (13.78%) HP
10 226 (12.66%) EMC
11 137 (7.68%) Sybase
12 129 (7.23%) Intel
13 123 (6.89%) Veritas
14 109 (6.11%) Juniper
15 87 (4.87%) Citrix
16 85 (4.76%) CheckPoint
17 79 (4.43%) TIBCO
18 73 (4.09%) Brocade
19 67 (3.75%) F5
20 66 (3.70%) DataSynapse
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Posted: 11 hours ago
Yorkshire
Larson Group
Posted: 14 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + training and development
Posted: 15 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + training and development
Posted: 15 hours ago
South East London
TFL
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
South East London
TFL
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
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Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
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Cumbria
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Salary: Benefits + Overtime + On Call Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
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Warwick, Warwickshire
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Posted: Yesterday
London
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