The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 86 89 85
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 20 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.63% 1.10% 0.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.91% 4.29% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,820 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.06% +5.88%
Solaris
East of 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 Essex region.

Operating Systems Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
253 326 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 20.67% 25.61% 29.51%
Number of salaries quoted 170 237 252
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Solaris
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Essex

Solaris
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Essex region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Basildon - 17 - -
Brentwood -11 3 - -
Solaris
East of England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 20 (100.00%) Oracle
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
1 20 (100.00%) Unix
2 17 (85.00%) LDAP
2 17 (85.00%) Cisco
2 17 (85.00%) JBoss
2 17 (85.00%) Apache
2 17 (85.00%) ITIL
2 17 (85.00%) PRINCE2
2 17 (85.00%) Sun Certification
2 17 (85.00%) Juniper
2 17 (85.00%) Red Hat
2 17 (85.00%) Project Management
2 17 (85.00%) Service Delivery
2 17 (85.00%) TOGAF
2 17 (85.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 17 (85.00%) SaaS
2 17 (85.00%) PaaS
2 17 (85.00%) IaaS
2 17 (85.00%) RHCSA
2 17 (85.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (15.00%) Tivoli
3 3 (15.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (15.00%) SAN
3 3 (15.00%) BMC
3 3 (15.00%) NetApp
3 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 3 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (15.00%) AS400

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 17 (85.00%) Apache
1 17 (85.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
1 3 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 17 (85.00%) IaaS
1 17 (85.00%) PaaS
1 17 (85.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (85.00%) LDAP
2 3 (15.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MS Access
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Designer
1 12 (60.00%) Solutions Designer
2 6 (30.00%) Infrastructure Designer
3 5 (25.00%) Architect
3 5 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (25.00%) Unix Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 17 (85.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) AS400
2 3 (15.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
1 20 (100.00%) Unix
2 17 (85.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (15.00%) AIX
3 3 (15.00%) Data ONTAP
3 3 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) ITIL
1 17 (85.00%) PRINCE2
1 17 (85.00%) Project Management
1 17 (85.00%) Service Delivery
1 17 (85.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (85.00%) RHCSA
1 17 (85.00%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Tivoli
1 3 (15.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle
2 17 (85.00%) Cisco
2 17 (85.00%) Juniper
2 17 (85.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (15.00%) BMC
3 3 (15.00%) Citrix
3 3 (15.00%) IBM
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) NetApp