The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 152 109 97
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -12
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 37 63 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.97% 1.94% 2.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.80% 5.51% 8.50%
Number of salaries quoted 25 32 85
Average salary £40,500 £50,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.00% +20.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £40,000 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £66,200 £60,000 £57,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
Solaris
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1320 1144 1376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 34.55% 35.28% 32.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1151 1003 1209
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Solaris
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Hampshire

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Solaris
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
(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
Basingstoke -20 17 £38,250 -32.00%
Southampton +3 13 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Havant - 3 £40,000 - 1
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 86 (75.44%) Windows
2 82 (71.93%) Linux
3 65 (57.02%) UNIX
4 62 (54.39%) AIX
5 32 (28.07%) Oracle
6 30 (26.32%) HTTP
7 27 (23.68%) Finance
8 26 (22.81%) LDAP
8 26 (22.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 25 (21.93%) IBM
9 25 (21.93%) VMware
10 24 (21.05%) Red Hat
11 23 (20.18%) ITIL
11 23 (20.18%) Security Cleared
12 22 (19.30%) TCP/IP
12 22 (19.30%) Microsoft
12 22 (19.30%) Firewall
13 21 (18.42%) SC Cleared
14 20 (17.54%) Cisco
14 20 (17.54%) Degree
14 20 (17.54%) Oracle Database
15 19 (16.67%) Java
15 19 (16.67%) SSL
15 19 (16.67%) Middleware
15 19 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 19 (16.67%) SIEM
16 18 (15.79%) WAN
16 18 (15.79%) Sourcefire
16 18 (15.79%) DV Cleared
17 17 (14.91%) LAN

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 (14.91%) WebSphere
2 16 (14.04%) WebLogic
3 8 (7.02%) JCAPS
4 3 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (2.63%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (2.63%) IIS
4 3 (2.63%) Apache
4 3 (2.63%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.75%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (3.51%) MS Project
1 4 (3.51%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.51%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.75%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 30 (26.32%) HTTP
2 26 (22.81%) LDAP
3 22 (19.30%) TCP/IP
3 22 (19.30%) Firewall
4 19 (16.67%) SSL
5 18 (15.79%) WAN
6 17 (14.91%) LAN
7 16 (14.04%) DNS
7 16 (14.04%) Internet
8 15 (13.16%) FTP
9 14 (12.28%) Intrusion Detection
9 14 (12.28%) tcpdump
10 13 (11.40%) Wireshark
11 12 (10.53%) SMTP
12 11 (9.65%) SAN
13 9 (7.89%) HTTPS
13 9 (7.89%) Kerberos
14 5 (4.39%) VPN
14 5 (4.39%) SSH
15 1 (0.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.54%) Oracle Database
2 14 (12.28%) SQL Server
3 12 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (7.02%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (4.39%) DB2
6 2 (1.75%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.75%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.75%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.88%) MySQL
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.51%) ProC
1 4 (3.51%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.63%) Eclipse
2 3 (2.63%) Ant
2 3 (2.63%) Subversion
2 3 (2.63%) Maven
3 2 (1.75%) SoapUI
General
1 27 (23.68%) Finance
2 7 (6.14%) Legal
3 1 (0.88%) Banking
3 1 (0.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (22.81%) Analyst
2 16 (14.04%) Architect
2 16 (14.04%) Security Analyst
3 15 (13.16%) Security Architect
4 11 (9.65%) Administrator
5 9 (7.89%) Developer
6 7 (6.14%) Software Engineer
6 7 (6.14%) Security Specialist
6 7 (6.14%) Web Designer
6 7 (6.14%) Web Architect
6 7 (6.14%) Security Designer
6 7 (6.14%) Designer
7 6 (5.26%) C Developer
7 6 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (5.26%) Test Analyst
7 6 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (5.26%) DBA
8 5 (4.39%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.39%) Security Engineer
8 5 (4.39%) Incident Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.67%) Middleware
2 12 (10.53%) WebSphere MQ
3 8 (7.02%) XML
4 7 (6.14%) Web Services
5 6 (5.26%) SOAP
5 6 (5.26%) RESTful
6 4 (3.51%) MFC
6 4 (3.51%) XSLT
6 4 (3.51%) Java EE
7 3 (2.63%) XSD
7 3 (2.63%) JMS
7 3 (2.63%) WSDL
7 3 (2.63%) XML Schema
7 3 (2.63%) EJB
7 3 (2.63%) J2EE
8 1 (0.88%) JSON
8 1 (0.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.16%) PKI
2 13 (11.40%) Management Information System
3 11 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.02%) Clustering
5 7 (6.14%) Statistics
5 7 (6.14%) Mathematics
5 7 (6.14%) Physics
6 6 (5.26%) Computer Science
6 6 (5.26%) Replication
7 5 (4.39%) CESG
7 5 (4.39%) Cryptography
8 4 (3.51%) iSeries
9 3 (2.63%) HACMP
9 3 (2.63%) DataPower
9 3 (2.63%) Algorithms
9 3 (2.63%) Kindle
10 2 (1.75%) Symmetrix DMX
11 1 (0.88%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 86 (75.44%) Windows
2 82 (71.93%) Linux
3 65 (57.02%) UNIX
4 62 (54.39%) AIX
5 26 (22.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (10.53%) HPUX
8 9 (7.89%) CentOS
8 9 (7.89%) Oracle Linux
9 6 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (4.39%) SUSE
10 5 (4.39%) Windows 2000
11 4 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (1.75%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.75%) VMS
13 1 (0.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.18%) ITIL
2 19 (16.67%) SIEM
3 16 (14.04%) Kalman Filter
3 16 (14.04%) Information Security
4 15 (13.16%) SOA
5 13 (11.40%) Mentoring
5 13 (11.40%) Change Control
6 12 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (10.53%) Change Management
7 10 (8.77%) Project Management
8 9 (7.89%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (7.89%) Incident Management
9 8 (7.02%) Computer Forensics
9 8 (7.02%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (6.14%) Coaching
10 7 (6.14%) Cyber Security
10 7 (6.14%) Software Engineering
10 7 (6.14%) Validation
11 6 (5.26%) Programme Management
11 6 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (16.67%) Java
2 15 (13.16%) SQL
2 15 (13.16%) C++
3 11 (9.65%) C
4 9 (7.89%) C#
5 8 (7.02%) Korn
6 7 (6.14%) PL/SQL
7 6 (5.26%) VB6
7 6 (5.26%) VB
8 5 (4.39%) Perl
9 4 (3.51%) VC++
9 4 (3.51%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.63%) Jython
10 3 (2.63%) XPath
11 2 (1.75%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.75%) Python
11 2 (1.75%) PHP
12 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 23 (20.18%) Security Cleared
2 21 (18.42%) SC Cleared
3 20 (17.54%) Degree
4 18 (15.79%) DV Cleared
5 15 (13.16%) GCIA
6 10 (8.77%) GCIH
7 8 (7.02%) GIAC
8 6 (5.26%) PhD
8 6 (5.26%) ISTQB
8 6 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (4.39%) CISSP
10 2 (1.75%) ISEB
11 1 (0.88%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.39%) SLA
1 5 (4.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (4.39%) COBIT
1 5 (4.39%) PCI DSS
1 5 (4.39%) COSO
2 3 (2.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (12.28%) Snort
2 11 (9.65%) Hyper-V
3 10 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (7.89%) vSphere
4 9 (7.89%) Active Directory
5 7 (6.14%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (2.63%) ISA Server
6 3 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (1.75%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.75%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (1.75%) Firmware
8 1 (0.88%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 11 (9.65%) Tivoli
2 8 (7.02%) Control-M
3 6 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (2.63%) Data Guard
4 3 (2.63%) CA SiteMinder
5 2 (1.75%) OMEGAMON
5 2 (1.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (1.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 32 (28.07%) Oracle
2 25 (21.93%) VMware
2 25 (21.93%) IBM
3 24 (21.05%) Red Hat
4 22 (19.30%) Microsoft
5 20 (17.54%) Cisco
6 18 (15.79%) Sourcefire
7 17 (14.91%) Sun
8 7 (6.14%) McAfee
9 6 (5.26%) SAP
10 5 (4.39%) CheckPoint
10 5 (4.39%) Remedy
10 5 (4.39%) Blue Coat
10 5 (4.39%) EMC
10 5 (4.39%) Juniper
10 5 (4.39%) F5
10 5 (4.39%) Crossbeam
11 4 (3.51%) Brocade
12 3 (2.63%) LogRhythm
13 2 (1.75%) 3PAR
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