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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 126 150 98
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -52
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 62 38 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.71% 0.97% 2.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.93% 2.88% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 50 37 56
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,300 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +8.23%
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
1258 1320 1183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 34.69% 33.67% 33.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1078 1152 980
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Southampton -9 11 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Andover - 11 £60,000 -
Basingstoke - 11 £55,000 - 1
Aldershot - 8 £40,000 -
Portsmouth - 4 £42,000 - 4
Hook - 3 £67,500 -
Petersfield - 1 £40,000 -
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 74 (74.75%) Linux
2 67 (67.68%) Windows
3 57 (57.58%) Oracle
4 45 (45.45%) AIX
4 45 (45.45%) UNIX
5 38 (38.38%) Perl
6 36 (36.36%) IBM
7 30 (30.30%) Sun
7 30 (30.30%) Active Directory
8 28 (28.28%) Cisco
9 27 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 26 (26.26%) TCP/IP
11 24 (24.24%) ITIL
12 22 (22.22%) Security Cleared
13 20 (20.20%) SC Cleared
13 20 (20.20%) Oracle Database
13 20 (20.20%) Windows Server 2003
14 19 (19.19%) Firewall
15 18 (18.18%) Samba
15 18 (18.18%) VMware
15 18 (18.18%) RHCE
15 18 (18.18%) Microsoft
15 18 (18.18%) DV Cleared
16 17 (17.17%) Red Hat
16 17 (17.17%) LDAP
17 16 (16.16%) Agile Software Development
17 16 (16.16%) Bash Shell
18 15 (15.15%) Korn
18 15 (15.15%) Tivoli
18 15 (15.15%) DB2

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 14 (14.14%) WebSphere
2 12 (12.12%) Apache
3 9 (9.09%) Oracle Application Server
4 6 (6.06%) SharePoint
5 4 (4.04%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (4.04%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (4.04%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.01%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (11.11%) MS Office
2 2 (2.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.05%) Remedy AR System
2 4 (4.04%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (3.03%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.05%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (26.26%) TCP/IP
2 19 (19.19%) Firewall
3 17 (17.17%) LDAP
4 9 (9.09%) SAN
5 8 (8.08%) SSL
6 7 (7.07%) HTTP
7 6 (6.06%) DNS
7 6 (6.06%) FTP
7 6 (6.06%) SMS
7 6 (6.06%) WAN
8 5 (5.05%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (5.05%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (5.05%) LAN
9 4 (4.04%) Kerberos
9 4 (4.04%) Internet
10 3 (3.03%) Wireshark
10 3 (3.03%) tcpdump
10 3 (3.03%) SMTP
11 2 (2.02%) IPsec
12 1 (1.01%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.20%) Oracle Database
2 15 (15.15%) DB2
3 10 (10.10%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (8.08%) SQL Server
4 8 (8.08%) Relational Database
5 7 (7.07%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (7.07%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (6.06%) Ingres
7 2 (2.02%) MySQL
7 2 (2.02%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 12 (12.12%) Finance
2 4 (4.04%) Legal
3 2 (2.02%) Military
3 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.01%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (23.23%) Linux Engineer
2 18 (18.18%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 12 (12.12%) Architect
3 12 (12.12%) Software Engineer
4 11 (11.11%) DBA
4 11 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 10 (10.10%) C++ Software Engineer
6 9 (9.09%) Administrator
7 7 (7.07%) Oracle DBA
8 6 (6.06%) UNIX Systems Engineer
8 6 (6.06%) Security Architect
8 6 (6.06%) UNIX Engineer
8 6 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (5.05%) Deployment Specialist
9 5 (5.05%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 4 (4.04%) Consultant
10 4 (4.04%) Systems Designer
10 4 (4.04%) Support Specialist
10 4 (4.04%) Senior DBA
10 4 (4.04%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.12%) HTML
2 11 (11.11%) CSS
3 10 (10.10%) Middleware
4 9 (9.09%) Ajax
5 8 (8.08%) WebSphere MQ
6 6 (6.06%) SOAP
6 6 (6.06%) Web Services
7 5 (5.05%) XML
8 4 (4.04%) WSDL
8 4 (4.04%) XSD
8 4 (4.04%) JMS
9 3 (3.03%) RESTful
9 3 (3.03%) J2EE
9 3 (3.03%) XSLT
9 3 (3.03%) XML Schema
10 2 (2.02%) Hibernate
10 2 (2.02%) REST
10 2 (2.02%) JSON
10 2 (2.02%) Spring
10 2 (2.02%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.13%) DataPower
2 11 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (10.10%) Mathematics
3 10 (10.10%) Physics
3 10 (10.10%) Statistics
4 9 (9.09%) Algorithms
5 6 (6.06%) Mainframe
5 6 (6.06%) AS400
6 5 (5.05%) CMDB
6 5 (5.05%) PKI
6 5 (5.05%) Management Information System
7 4 (4.04%) HACMP
8 2 (2.02%) Kindle
8 2 (2.02%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.02%) Open Source
9 1 (1.01%) Cryptography
9 1 (1.01%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.01%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 74 (74.75%) Linux
2 67 (67.68%) Windows
3 45 (45.45%) AIX
3 45 (45.45%) UNIX
4 27 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (20.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (11.11%) HPUX
7 9 (9.09%) CentOS
8 6 (6.06%) VMS
9 5 (5.05%) Fedora
10 4 (4.04%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (4.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (2.02%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (24.24%) ITIL
2 16 (16.16%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (12.12%) SOA
3 12 (12.12%) Software Engineering
4 11 (11.11%) Time Management
5 10 (10.10%) Mentoring
5 10 (10.10%) Capacity Planning
5 10 (10.10%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (10.10%) Performance Monitoring
6 9 (9.09%) DevOps
6 9 (9.09%) Software Delivery
7 8 (8.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (6.06%) Service Management
8 6 (6.06%) Change Control
9 5 (5.05%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (5.05%) SIEM
9 5 (5.05%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (5.05%) Cyber Security
9 5 (5.05%) Benchmarking
9 5 (5.05%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 38 (38.38%) Perl
2 16 (16.16%) Bash Shell
3 15 (15.15%) Korn
4 13 (13.13%) Shell Script
5 12 (12.12%) C++
5 12 (12.12%) JavaScript
6 11 (11.11%) Bourne shell
6 11 (11.11%) SQL
7 6 (6.06%) PowerShell
8 5 (5.05%) Python
9 4 (4.04%) PL/SQL
9 4 (4.04%) Java
10 3 (3.03%) XPath
10 3 (3.03%) Jython
11 1 (1.01%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 20 (20.20%) SC Cleared
3 18 (18.18%) RHCE
3 18 (18.18%) DV Cleared
4 12 (12.12%) Degree
5 10 (10.10%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.03%) CEH
6 3 (3.03%) ISEB
6 3 (3.03%) GIAC
7 2 (2.02%) PhD
8 1 (1.01%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (3.03%) SLA
2 2 (2.02%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.01%) FISMA
System Software
1 30 (30.30%) Active Directory
2 18 (18.18%) Samba
3 9 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (6.06%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 6 (6.06%) Hyper-V
4 6 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (4.04%) vSphere
6 3 (3.03%) Snort
6 3 (3.03%) ISA Server
7 2 (2.02%) NFS
7 2 (2.02%) Oracle Clusterware
7 2 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.02%) XenApp
8 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 15 (15.15%) Tivoli
2 10 (10.10%) CA Single Sign-On
3 9 (9.09%) Data Guard
3 9 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (6.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (5.05%) Puppet
5 5 (5.05%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 5 (5.05%) Netcool
5 5 (5.05%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 2 (2.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (1.01%) SCCM
Vendors
1 57 (57.58%) Oracle
2 36 (36.36%) IBM
3 30 (30.30%) Sun
4 28 (28.28%) Cisco
5 18 (18.18%) VMware
5 18 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 17 (17.17%) Red Hat
7 10 (10.10%) Remedy
7 10 (10.10%) Veritas
8 7 (7.07%) CA
9 6 (6.06%) HP
9 6 (6.06%) EMC
9 6 (6.06%) Novell
10 4 (4.04%) Sourcefire
11 3 (3.03%) SAP
11 3 (3.03%) Citrix
12 2 (2.02%) CheckPoint
12 2 (2.02%) Juniper
12 2 (2.02%) F5
12 2 (2.02%) Crossbeam
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Posted: 8 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + good pension, 36 days holdiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago