The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 76 82 72
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 3 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.43% 1.00% 0.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.67% 3.73% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 6
Average salary £81,000 £44,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.00% +5.29%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Solaris
Surrey

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

Operating Systems Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
180 241 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 25.97% 26.81% 34.31%
Number of salaries quoted 171 198 206
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Solaris
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Guildford

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Guildford

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (92.86%) UNIX
3 12 (85.71%) Oracle
4 10 (71.43%) Red Hat
4 10 (71.43%) SUSE
5 9 (64.29%) VMware
5 9 (64.29%) WebSphere
5 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (57.14%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (42.86%) SAN
8 5 (35.71%) OLTP
8 5 (35.71%) Middleware
8 5 (35.71%) MQSeries
8 5 (35.71%) Cisco
8 5 (35.71%) IBM
8 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (35.71%) Firewall
9 4 (28.57%) Service Management
9 4 (28.57%) Debian
9 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
9 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
9 4 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
9 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
9 4 (28.57%) ITIL
9 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
9 4 (28.57%) F5
9 4 (28.57%) RHEV
10 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
10 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 9 (64.29%) WebSphere
2 5 (35.71%) MQSeries
3 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
3 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) SAN
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (35.71%) Firewall
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.14%) VPN
5 1 (7.14%) MPLS
5 1 (7.14%) SSL
5 1 (7.14%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) OLTP
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Architect
2 8 (57.14%) Technical Architect
3 7 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (50.00%) Technical Design Authority
4 6 (42.86%) Technical Design Architect
4 6 (42.86%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (14.29%) Designer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Designer
6 1 (7.14%) Middleware Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Account Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Account Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (35.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (92.86%) UNIX
3 10 (71.43%) SUSE
4 4 (28.57%) Debian
5 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
6 1 (7.14%) Windows
6 1 (7.14%) AIX
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (7.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Service Management
1 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Cyber Security
3 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) MBA
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) CCDP
2 2 (14.29%) CCIE
2 2 (14.29%) CCNP
3 1 (7.14%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) CCDA
3 1 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) MCSA
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 4 (28.57%) RHEV
3 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Oracle
2 10 (71.43%) Red Hat
3 9 (64.29%) VMware
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco
4 5 (35.71%) IBM
5 4 (28.57%) F5
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.14%) Citrix
7 1 (7.14%) Juniper