The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 228 182 171
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -11
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 1354 1618 1858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.20% 1.55% 1.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.47% 5.71% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1031 1255 1446
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
30314 28345 31868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.88% 27.20% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 25441 24017 27665
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Solaris
UK

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 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
London -26 636 £61,000 +22.00% 65
South East -77 276 £47,500 +7.95% 15
East of England -15 126 £47,500 -12.84% 8
South West -1 91 £45,000 +5.88% 9
Yorkshire +4 80 £35,000 -22.22% 15
West Midlands -56 62 £43,250 +8.12% 5
North West -44 42 £32,500 -27.77% 9
North East +4 19 £37,000 +13.84% 5
East Midlands -28 15 £38,500 -9.41% 4
Midlands -17 1 £35,000 -30.00%
Solaris
UK

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 2091 (79.08%) Linux
2 1802 (68.15%) UNIX
3 1135 (42.93%) Oracle
4 1053 (39.83%) Windows
5 874 (33.06%) Finance
6 748 (28.29%) Red Hat
7 745 (28.18%) Perl
8 728 (27.53%) SQL
9 657 (24.85%) Java
10 583 (22.05%) AIX
11 574 (21.71%) VMware
12 562 (21.26%) SAN
13 553 (20.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 474 (17.93%) Sun
15 456 (17.25%) ITIL
16 439 (16.60%) Degree
17 436 (16.49%) Oracle Database
18 404 (15.28%) VMware Infrastructure
19 402 (15.20%) Apache
20 378 (14.30%) Shell Script
21 351 (13.28%) EMC
22 348 (13.16%) TCP/IP
23 346 (13.09%) Firewall
24 337 (12.75%) HP
25 335 (12.67%) DNS
26 334 (12.63%) Tomcat
27 330 (12.48%) Python
28 324 (12.25%) Banking
29 317 (11.99%) IBM
30 310 (11.72%) SQL Server

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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
1 402 (15.20%) Apache
2 334 (12.63%) Tomcat
3 235 (8.89%) WebSphere
4 234 (8.85%) WebLogic
5 121 (4.58%) IIS
6 77 (2.91%) WebSphere Application Server
7 67 (2.53%) MS Exchange
8 54 (2.04%) MQSeries
9 47 (1.78%) IBM HTTP Server
10 41 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2010
11 40 (1.51%) Oracle Application Server
12 35 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 34 (1.29%) SharePoint
14 33 (1.25%) GlassFish
15 32 (1.21%) Alfresco
16 31 (1.17%) Liferay
16 31 (1.17%) Confluence
17 30 (1.13%) WebLogic Portal
18 25 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
19 24 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 94 (3.56%) MS Excel
2 77 (2.91%) MS Office
3 21 (0.79%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.076%) MS Project
6 1 (0.038%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 50 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
2 29 (1.10%) Oracle EBS R12
3 25 (0.95%) Oracle General Ledger
4 18 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
5 16 (0.61%) Oracle 11i
5 16 (0.61%) SunGard AvantGard
6 13 (0.49%) Oracle Receivables
7 11 (0.42%) ION MarketView
8 9 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
9 8 (0.30%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 8 (0.30%) RMDS
9 8 (0.30%) SAP R/3
10 7 (0.26%) Summit
11 6 (0.23%) Maximo
11 6 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
12 5 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
13 3 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
13 3 (0.11%) Oracle Assets
14 2 (0.076%) SAP CRM
14 2 (0.076%) Nortel Periphonics
Cloud Services
1 43 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
3 30 (1.13%) GitHub
4 25 (0.95%) Joyent
5 22 (0.83%) SaaS
6 12 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (0.38%) Amazon S3
8 7 (0.26%) Rackspace Cloud
9 5 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (0.15%) IaaS
11 3 (0.11%) Office 365
12 1 (0.038%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.038%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 562 (21.26%) SAN
2 348 (13.16%) TCP/IP
3 346 (13.09%) Firewall
4 335 (12.67%) DNS
5 223 (8.43%) NAS
6 203 (7.68%) LDAP
7 166 (6.28%) WAN
7 166 (6.28%) HTTP
8 165 (6.24%) Internet
9 157 (5.94%) LAN
10 138 (5.22%) DHCP
11 114 (4.31%) FTP
12 111 (4.20%) VPN
13 69 (2.61%) SMTP
14 67 (2.53%) VLAN
15 61 (2.31%) iSCSI
16 60 (2.27%) SSH
17 53 (2.00%) Fibre Channel
18 51 (1.93%) Cisco ASA
19 45 (1.70%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 436 (16.49%) Oracle Database
2 310 (11.72%) SQL Server
3 227 (8.59%) MySQL
4 224 (8.47%) Relational Database
5 214 (8.09%) Oracle Database 11g
6 188 (7.11%) RDBMS
7 110 (4.16%) Oracle Exadata
8 92 (3.48%) DB2
9 72 (2.72%) MongoDB
10 70 (2.65%) Oracle Database 10g
11 50 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
12 48 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
13 44 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
14 40 (1.51%) Hadoop
15 36 (1.36%) Oracle Reports
16 35 (1.32%) Oracle9i Database
17 34 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
17 34 (1.29%) Oracle Database 12c
18 33 (1.25%) Redis
19 28 (1.06%) KDB
Development Applications
1 120 (4.54%) Subversion
2 86 (3.25%) Eclipse
3 73 (2.76%) Git (software)
4 69 (2.61%) JIRA
5 50 (1.89%) Jenkins
6 44 (1.66%) JUnit
7 36 (1.36%) IntelliJ
8 33 (1.25%) Gradle
9 32 (1.21%) Maven
10 30 (1.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 28 (1.06%) Ant
12 25 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
13 17 (0.64%) Introscope
13 17 (0.64%) FishEye
14 16 (0.61%) Toad
15 14 (0.53%) Hudson
16 13 (0.49%) PhoneGap
16 13 (0.49%) Xcode
17 11 (0.42%) LabVIEW
17 11 (0.42%) Mercurial
General
1 874 (33.06%) Finance
2 324 (12.25%) Banking
3 146 (5.52%) Telecoms
4 111 (4.20%) Retail
5 93 (3.52%) Investment Banking
6 91 (3.44%) Front Office
7 56 (2.12%) Manufacturing
8 55 (2.08%) Financial Institution
9 48 (1.82%) German Language
10 27 (1.02%) French Language
10 27 (1.02%) Games
11 26 (0.98%) Military
11 26 (0.98%) Advertising
12 22 (0.83%) Law
13 21 (0.79%) Back Office
13 21 (0.79%) Marketing
14 18 (0.68%) Publishing
15 13 (0.49%) Legal
16 12 (0.45%) Retail Banking
17 11 (0.42%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 427 (16.15%) Administrator
2 329 (12.44%) Analyst
3 275 (10.40%) Architect
4 273 (10.33%) Systems Administrator
5 271 (10.25%) Developer
6 220 (8.32%) Support Analyst
7 177 (6.69%) Applications Support
8 170 (6.43%) DBA
9 169 (6.39%) UNIX Administrator
10 164 (6.20%) Consultant
11 151 (5.71%) Support Engineer
12 150 (5.67%) Linux Administrator
13 147 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
14 136 (5.14%) Systems Engineer
15 131 (4.95%) UNIX Systems Administrator
16 115 (4.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
17 99 (3.74%) Technical Support
18 98 (3.71%) Applications Support Analyst
19 97 (3.67%) UNIX Engineer
20 91 (3.44%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 264 (9.98%) Middleware
2 255 (9.64%) XML
3 227 (8.59%) J2EE
4 191 (7.22%) HTML
5 158 (5.98%) Web Services
6 108 (4.08%) CSS
7 104 (3.93%) Spring
7 104 (3.93%) Oracle Fusion
8 83 (3.14%) XSLT
9 63 (2.38%) .NET
10 60 (2.27%) JDBC
11 55 (2.08%) SOAP
12 53 (2.00%) Servlets
13 48 (1.82%) Java EE
14 47 (1.78%) LAMP
15 46 (1.74%) WebSphere MQ
16 45 (1.70%) XHTML
17 44 (1.66%) Hibernate
18 43 (1.63%) JSON
19 38 (1.44%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 191 (7.22%) Clustering
2 125 (4.73%) Computer Science
3 112 (4.24%) Derivative
4 108 (4.08%) Enterprise Storage
5 96 (3.63%) Replication
6 92 (3.48%) Management Information System
6 92 (3.48%) Open Source
7 73 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
8 69 (2.61%) Mathematics
9 54 (2.04%) Hedge funds
10 49 (1.85%) Mainframe
11 48 (1.82%) Equities
12 41 (1.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 41 (1.55%) LPAR
13 38 (1.44%) Statistics
14 36 (1.36%) Client/Server
14 36 (1.36%) Blackberry
14 36 (1.36%) Symmetrix DMX
15 34 (1.29%) CLARiiON
15 34 (1.29%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2091 (79.08%) Linux
2 1802 (68.15%) UNIX
3 1053 (39.83%) Windows
4 583 (22.05%) AIX
5 553 (20.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 282 (10.67%) HPUX
7 222 (8.40%) SUSE
8 212 (8.02%) Windows Server 2008
9 197 (7.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 79 (2.99%) Ubuntu
11 78 (2.95%) Windows Server 2012
12 64 (2.42%) Debian
13 60 (2.27%) Oracle Linux
14 43 (1.63%) CentOS
15 42 (1.59%) Windows 7
16 35 (1.32%) Mac OS X
17 24 (0.91%) Windows 2000
18 19 (0.72%) zOS
19 18 (0.68%) Android
19 18 (0.68%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 456 (17.25%) ITIL
2 232 (8.77%) Performance Tuning
3 162 (6.13%) Load Balancing
4 148 (5.60%) Agile Software Development
5 143 (5.41%) Software Engineering
6 132 (4.99%) Change Management
7 130 (4.92%) Project Management
8 127 (4.80%) Configuration Management
8 127 (4.80%) E-Commerce
9 125 (4.73%) Disaster Recovery
10 120 (4.54%) Incident Management
11 114 (4.31%) Migration
12 104 (3.93%) TDD
13 102 (3.86%) Problem Management
14 101 (3.82%) Low Latency
15 92 (3.48%) Service Delivery
16 88 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
17 86 (3.25%) Root Cause Analysis
18 85 (3.21%) SOA
19 84 (3.18%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 745 (28.18%) Perl
2 728 (27.53%) SQL
3 657 (24.85%) Java
4 378 (14.30%) Shell Script
5 330 (12.48%) Python
6 301 (11.38%) Bash Shell
7 237 (8.96%) C++
8 194 (7.34%) JavaScript
9 161 (6.09%) Korn
10 154 (5.82%) PL/SQL
11 146 (5.52%) C
12 129 (4.88%) PHP
13 109 (4.12%) PowerShell
14 103 (3.90%) C#
15 83 (3.14%) Ruby
16 64 (2.42%) VB
17 54 (2.04%) Groovy
18 51 (1.93%) Scala
19 35 (1.32%) Bourne shell
20 28 (1.06%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 439 (16.60%) Degree
2 194 (7.34%) Security Cleared
3 119 (4.50%) SC Cleared
4 78 (2.95%) DV Cleared
5 71 (2.69%) Cisco Certification
6 62 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 51 (1.93%) ITIL Certification
8 49 (1.85%) CCNA
9 48 (1.82%) MCSE
9 48 (1.82%) RHCE
10 46 (1.74%) CCNP
11 38 (1.44%) PMI Certification
12 37 (1.40%) PMP
12 37 (1.40%) ISEB
13 28 (1.06%) Oracle Certification
14 26 (0.98%) OCP
15 25 (0.95%) Sun Certification
15 25 (0.95%) SCSA
16 24 (0.91%) MCSA
17 20 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 145 (5.48%) SLA
2 111 (4.20%) QA
3 40 (1.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 28 (1.06%) PCI DSS
5 27 (1.02%) ISO 9001
6 14 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (0.42%) COBIT
8 3 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.038%) COSO
9 1 (0.038%) Basel III
System Software
1 404 (15.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 251 (9.49%) Active Directory
3 184 (6.96%) NFS
4 132 (4.99%) Oracle RMAN
5 122 (4.61%) Oracle RAC
6 95 (3.59%) vSphere
7 94 (3.56%) Hyper-V
7 94 (3.56%) VMware ESX
8 81 (3.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 76 (2.87%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 53 (2.00%) Xen
11 51 (1.93%) XenApp
12 44 (1.66%) KVM
13 41 (1.55%) Sendmail
14 39 (1.48%) Veritas File System
15 36 (1.36%) XenServer
16 32 (1.21%) Samba
17 29 (1.10%) Snort
18 25 (0.95%) XenDesktop
19 24 (0.91%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 186 (7.03%) Puppet
2 157 (5.94%) NetBackup
3 123 (4.65%) Tivoli
4 117 (4.43%) Nagios
5 100 (3.78%) Opscode Chef
6 93 (3.52%) Data Guard
7 70 (2.65%) Backup Exec
8 50 (1.89%) OpenView
9 47 (1.78%) CFEngine
10 46 (1.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 40 (1.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 35 (1.32%) SCCM
12 35 (1.32%) SCOM
13 34 (1.29%) BMC PATROL
14 33 (1.25%) Cacti
15 28 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
16 19 (0.72%) Legato
16 19 (0.72%) YUM
17 18 (0.68%) EMC NetWorker
18 17 (0.64%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 1135 (42.93%) Oracle
2 748 (28.29%) Red Hat
3 574 (21.71%) VMware
4 474 (17.93%) Sun
5 351 (13.28%) EMC
6 337 (12.75%) HP
7 317 (11.99%) IBM
8 302 (11.42%) Microsoft
9 301 (11.38%) Cisco
10 260 (9.83%) Veritas
11 232 (8.77%) NetApp
12 216 (8.17%) Sybase
13 202 (7.64%) Citrix
14 186 (7.03%) Symantec
15 148 (5.60%) JBoss
16 77 (2.91%) Brocade
17 62 (2.34%) F5
17 62 (2.34%) Hitachi
18 61 (2.31%) CheckPoint
19 59 (2.23%) Fujitsu
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary plus package
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Stock Options
Posted: 3 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £78500 - £83500 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30 - £40 per annum + 30 days, final salary pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + Market Rates
Posted: 4 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £33000 - £41000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + On Call + Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Nativ TV
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Brickendon Consulting
Salary: £65k - £80k
Posted: 6 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
Durham University
Salary: £30728 - £36661
Posted: 6 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30.000 - 36.000
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 48000 - 52000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Fidessa
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 46k + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 46k + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday