The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Essex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 103 80 69
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -11
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 6 2 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.42% 0.21% 3.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.33% 0.67% 12.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 45
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
450 298 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 31.82% 30.63% 28.40%
Number of salaries quoted 373 251 330
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Solaris
East of England

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 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
Colchester -8 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Solaris
East of England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) AIX
2 4 (50.00%) HPUX
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (50.00%) RHCE
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (50.00%) MCSE
2 4 (50.00%) UNIX
2 4 (50.00%) Debian
2 4 (50.00%) Fedora
2 4 (50.00%) MCITP
2 4 (50.00%) CentOS
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (25.00%) EqualLogic
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (25.00%) Identity Management
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (25.00%) Dell

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Server Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Linux Server Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) AIX
2 4 (50.00%) HPUX
2 4 (50.00%) UNIX
2 4 (50.00%) Debian
2 4 (50.00%) Fedora
2 4 (50.00%) CentOS
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (25.00%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (50.00%) RHCE
1 4 (50.00%) MCSE
1 4 (50.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) Dell
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Sun
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) HP