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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 159 94 81
Rank change year-on-year
-65 -13
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 34 71 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.90% 2.15% 3.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.50% 6.22% 9.59%
Number of salaries quoted 23 45 94
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,600 £60,000 £57,850
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
1358 1142 1377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.89% 34.62% 31.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1198 975 1185
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,600 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015. 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 -18 14 £36,000 -40.00%
Southampton -10 12 £55,000 +18.91% 3
Havant +7 3 £67,000 -3.94%
Andover - 3 £60,000 - 1
Aldershot - 1 £48,500 - 2
Petersfield - 1 £28,000 -
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 61 (75.31%) Linux
2 57 (70.37%) Windows
3 48 (59.26%) AIX
3 48 (59.26%) UNIX
4 29 (35.80%) Oracle
5 25 (30.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (29.63%) IBM
7 20 (24.69%) Sun
7 20 (24.69%) Oracle Database
8 19 (23.46%) Firewall
9 18 (22.22%) VMware
9 18 (22.22%) Red Hat
9 18 (22.22%) LDAP
9 18 (22.22%) SOA
10 17 (20.99%) TCP/IP
11 16 (19.75%) SSL
11 16 (19.75%) C++
11 16 (19.75%) WebSphere
12 14 (17.28%) ITIL
12 14 (17.28%) HTTP
12 14 (17.28%) WebSphere MQ
13 13 (16.05%) Finance
13 13 (16.05%) Active Directory
13 13 (16.05%) Cisco
13 13 (16.05%) HPUX
13 13 (16.05%) Java
13 13 (16.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (14.81%) Hyper-V
14 12 (14.81%) Change Control
14 12 (14.81%) WebLogic

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 16 (19.75%) WebSphere
2 12 (14.81%) WebLogic
3 5 (6.17%) IBM HTTP Server
3 5 (6.17%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (6.17%) Apache
4 4 (4.94%) JCAPS
5 3 (3.70%) IIS
5 3 (3.70%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.47%) CMS
7 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (23.46%) Firewall
2 18 (22.22%) LDAP
3 17 (20.99%) TCP/IP
4 16 (19.75%) SSL
5 14 (17.28%) HTTP
6 9 (11.11%) FTP
6 9 (11.11%) Kerberos
7 8 (9.88%) WAN
8 7 (8.64%) Internet
8 7 (8.64%) SAN
8 7 (8.64%) LAN
9 6 (7.41%) DNS
10 5 (6.17%) Wireshark
10 5 (6.17%) tcpdump
10 5 (6.17%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (4.94%) SMTP
11 4 (4.94%) HTTPS
12 1 (1.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.69%) Oracle Database
2 12 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (12.35%) SQL Server
4 8 (9.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.47%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.23%) DB2
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.23%) Ingres
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Visual Studio
1 4 (4.94%) ProC
2 3 (3.70%) Ant
2 3 (3.70%) Eclipse
2 3 (3.70%) Maven
2 3 (3.70%) Subversion
3 2 (2.47%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (16.05%) Finance
2 1 (1.23%) Law
2 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (16.05%) Architect
2 12 (14.81%) Security Architect
3 11 (13.58%) Analyst
4 10 (12.35%) Software Engineer
5 8 (9.88%) Developer
6 6 (7.41%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (7.41%) C Developer
6 6 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (7.41%) Support Engineer
6 6 (7.41%) Administrator
7 5 (6.17%) Support Specialist
7 5 (6.17%) Security Analyst
7 5 (6.17%) Test Analyst
7 5 (6.17%) DBA
7 5 (6.17%) Security Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Oracle DBA
8 4 (4.94%) Security Specialist
8 4 (4.94%) Senior Security Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.28%) WebSphere MQ
2 9 (11.11%) Middleware
2 9 (11.11%) Web Services
2 9 (11.11%) XML
3 8 (9.88%) RESTful
3 8 (9.88%) SOAP
4 5 (6.17%) J2EE
4 5 (6.17%) XSD
4 5 (6.17%) XSLT
4 5 (6.17%) XML Schema
4 5 (6.17%) WSDL
4 5 (6.17%) JMS
5 4 (4.94%) MFC
6 3 (3.70%) EJB
6 3 (3.70%) Java EE
7 1 (1.23%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) Mathematics
1 10 (12.35%) Physics
1 10 (12.35%) Statistics
2 9 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 9 (11.11%) PKI
3 7 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.41%) Computer Science
5 5 (6.17%) Replication
5 5 (6.17%) HACMP
5 5 (6.17%) DataPower
5 5 (6.17%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.70%) iSeries
6 3 (3.70%) Kindle
7 1 (1.23%) AS400
7 1 (1.23%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 61 (75.31%) Linux
2 57 (70.37%) Windows
3 48 (59.26%) AIX
3 48 (59.26%) UNIX
4 25 (30.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (16.05%) HPUX
5 13 (16.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (11.11%) Oracle Linux
6 9 (11.11%) CentOS
7 5 (6.17%) Windows 2000
7 5 (6.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.70%) SUSE
9 2 (2.47%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.23%) VMS
10 1 (1.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.22%) SOA
2 14 (17.28%) ITIL
3 12 (14.81%) Change Control
4 10 (12.35%) Mentoring
4 10 (12.35%) Software Engineering
5 8 (9.88%) Information Security
5 8 (9.88%) Project Management
6 7 (8.64%) Security Architecture
6 7 (8.64%) Coaching
6 7 (8.64%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (8.64%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (8.64%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (7.41%) Knowledge Management
7 6 (7.41%) Business Analysis
7 6 (7.41%) Supply Chain Management
7 6 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 6 (7.41%) Programme Management
7 6 (7.41%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.17%) Load Balancing
8 5 (6.17%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.75%) C++
2 13 (16.05%) Java
3 11 (13.58%) C
3 11 (13.58%) SQL
4 10 (12.35%) Korn
5 8 (9.88%) Perl
6 7 (8.64%) PL/SQL
6 7 (8.64%) C#
7 6 (7.41%) VB6
7 6 (7.41%) VB
8 5 (6.17%) Jython
8 5 (6.17%) XPath
9 4 (4.94%) VC++
9 4 (4.94%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (13.58%) Degree
1 11 (13.58%) SC Cleared
1 11 (13.58%) Security Cleared
2 9 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 6 (7.41%) PhD
4 5 (6.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (6.17%) ISTQB
5 4 (4.94%) GIAC
6 3 (3.70%) RHCE
6 3 (3.70%) GCIA
6 3 (3.70%) GCIH
7 2 (2.47%) ISEB
8 1 (1.23%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.17%) SLA
3 3 (3.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (16.05%) Active Directory
2 12 (14.81%) Hyper-V
3 9 (11.11%) vSphere
4 5 (6.17%) ISA Server
4 5 (6.17%) Snort
5 3 (3.70%) Samba
5 3 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (2.47%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (2.47%) Firmware
6 2 (2.47%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (1.23%) NFS
7 1 (1.23%) XenApp
7 1 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (13.58%) Tivoli
2 7 (8.64%) Control-M
3 5 (6.17%) CA SiteMinder
3 5 (6.17%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (3.70%) Data Guard
5 2 (2.47%) OMEGAMON
5 2 (2.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 29 (35.80%) Oracle
2 24 (29.63%) IBM
3 20 (24.69%) Sun
4 18 (22.22%) VMware
4 18 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 13 (16.05%) Cisco
6 10 (12.35%) Sourcefire
7 9 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 7 (8.64%) Remedy
8 7 (8.64%) SAP
9 5 (6.17%) Juniper
9 5 (6.17%) CheckPoint
9 5 (6.17%) Crossbeam
9 5 (6.17%) F5
9 5 (6.17%) Blue Coat
10 3 (3.70%) HP
11 2 (2.47%) Brocade
11 2 (2.47%) 3PAR
11 2 (2.47%) Symantec
11 2 (2.47%) McAfee
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