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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 31 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 10 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 3.65% - 0.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.10% - 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 2
Average salary £50,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
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
99 49 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 36.13% 28.00% 37.62%
Number of salaries quoted 94 48 67
Average salary £42,500 £28,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.12% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,650 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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%) Web Architect
1 8 (61.54%) Security Designer
1 8 (61.54%) Designer
2 5 (38.46%) Java Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) XML
1 5 (38.46%) Java EE
2 4 (30.77%) RESTful
2 4 (30.77%) Middleware
2 4 (30.77%) EJB
2 4 (30.77%) SOAP
3 3 (23.08%) Web Services
4 1 (7.69%) XSLT
4 1 (7.69%) Spring
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%) UML
2 1 (7.69%) MVC
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