The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 39 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 2.01% - 0.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.49% - 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £50,000 - £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
Solaris
Hampshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
91 55 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 36.55% 27.23% 37.09%
Number of salaries quoted 87 51 69
Average salary £33,000 £28,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Solaris
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Farnborough

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 13 (100.00%) UNIX
2 12 (92.31%) HTTP
3 9 (69.23%) Windows
4 8 (61.54%) Linux
4 8 (61.54%) HTTPS
4 8 (61.54%) Internet
4 8 (61.54%) McAfee
4 8 (61.54%) Validation
4 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
4 8 (61.54%) DV Cleared
4 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
4 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (61.54%) Forefront TMG
4 8 (61.54%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (38.46%) Java EE
5 5 (38.46%) XML
5 5 (38.46%) Java
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle
6 4 (30.77%) Ant
6 4 (30.77%) EJB
6 4 (30.77%) SOAP
6 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
6 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
6 4 (30.77%) Middleware
6 4 (30.77%) Subversion
6 4 (30.77%) Maven
6 4 (30.77%) JCAPS
6 4 (30.77%) RESTful
7 3 (23.08%) Web Services
8 1 (7.69%) MVC

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
1 4 (30.77%) JCAPS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) HTTP
2 8 (61.54%) HTTPS
2 8 (61.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Ant
1 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
1 4 (30.77%) Subversion
1 4 (30.77%) Maven
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Architect
1 8 (61.54%) Web Designer
1 8 (61.54%) Security Architect
1 8 (61.54%) Security Designer
1 8 (61.54%) Web Architect
1 8 (61.54%) Designer
2 5 (38.46%) Java Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Lead Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Java EE
1 5 (38.46%) XML
2 4 (30.77%) EJB
2 4 (30.77%) SOAP
2 4 (30.77%) Middleware
2 4 (30.77%) RESTful
3 3 (23.08%) Web Services
4 1 (7.69%) Spring
4 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) UNIX
2 9 (69.23%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) Linux
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Validation
1 8 (61.54%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (7.69%) MVC
2 1 (7.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
1 8 (61.54%) DV Cleared
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Forefront TMG
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) McAfee
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle