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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 157 137 145
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +8
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 25 63 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.74% 1.68% 1.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.01% 4.96% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 18 48 44
Average salary £31,500 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.21% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £35,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,250 £67,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1246 1270 1357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 36.97% 33.85% 33.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1148 1108 1176
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016. 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 +8 13 £31,500 -37.00%
Aldershot -3 6 - -
Andover +1 3 £55,000 -8.33%
Basingstoke -17 1 - -
Fareham - 1 £50,000 -
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 48 (88.89%) Linux
2 46 (85.19%) Windows
3 27 (50.00%) VMware
4 26 (48.15%) Active Directory
4 26 (48.15%) SAN
5 24 (44.44%) MS Excel
5 24 (44.44%) Windows Server
6 23 (42.59%) Microsoft
7 22 (40.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2010
7 22 (40.74%) MS Exchange
7 22 (40.74%) EMC
7 22 (40.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2013
8 18 (33.33%) Security Cleared
9 15 (27.78%) Information Security
10 14 (25.93%) Intrusion Detection
10 14 (25.93%) Red Hat
10 14 (25.93%) Internet
11 13 (24.07%) Firewall
11 13 (24.07%) Telecoms
11 13 (24.07%) SC Cleared
12 12 (22.22%) Network Security
12 12 (22.22%) Computer Security
12 12 (22.22%) Security Architecture
12 12 (22.22%) PKI
12 12 (22.22%) IPsec
12 12 (22.22%) VPN
12 12 (22.22%) DNS
12 12 (22.22%) AIX

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 22 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2010
1 22 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2013
1 22 (40.74%) MS Exchange
2 9 (16.67%) Apache
3 6 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.56%) CMS
4 3 (5.56%) JBoss
4 3 (5.56%) OpenStack
4 3 (5.56%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.85%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 24 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Project
2 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 26 (48.15%) SAN
2 14 (25.93%) Internet
2 14 (25.93%) Intrusion Detection
3 13 (24.07%) Firewall
4 12 (22.22%) DNS
4 12 (22.22%) IPsec
4 12 (22.22%) Network Security
4 12 (22.22%) VPN
5 7 (12.96%) TCP/IP
6 3 (5.56%) SSH
7 2 (3.70%) LAN
7 2 (3.70%) WAN
8 1 (1.85%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) DB2
1 3 (5.56%) MySQL
2 2 (3.70%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Eclipse
1 5 (9.26%) JUnit
1 5 (9.26%) SoapUI
2 3 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 13 (24.07%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 23 (42.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (40.74%) IT Engineer
2 22 (40.74%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (22.22%) Security Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Junior
4 5 (9.26%) Junior Software Tester
4 5 (9.26%) Junior Tester
4 5 (9.26%) Software Tester
4 5 (9.26%) Tester
5 4 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Administrator
6 3 (5.56%) Designer
6 3 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (5.56%) Unix Specialist
6 3 (5.56%) Unix Technical Specialist
7 2 (3.70%) Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Security Analyst
8 1 (1.85%) Cybersecurity Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) Web Services
2 3 (5.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) PKI
2 5 (9.26%) iSeries
3 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.56%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (5.56%) Wiki
4 2 (3.70%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 48 (88.89%) Linux
2 46 (85.19%) Windows
3 24 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 22 (40.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (40.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (22.22%) AIX
6 11 (20.37%) Unix
7 8 (14.81%) CentOS
8 5 (9.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (7.41%) HPUX
10 1 (1.85%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) Information Security
2 12 (22.22%) Computer Security
2 12 (22.22%) Security Architecture
2 12 (22.22%) Software Deployment
3 8 (14.81%) Configuration Management
4 6 (11.11%) Automated Testing
5 5 (9.26%) Scrum
6 4 (7.41%) ITIL
7 3 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (5.56%) Change Management
7 3 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (5.56%) DevOps
7 3 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.56%) ITSM
7 3 (5.56%) Project Management
7 3 (5.56%) Resource Management
7 3 (5.56%) Security Operations
7 3 (5.56%) Service Management
8 2 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (3.70%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.81%) Java
2 7 (12.96%) Perl
3 4 (7.41%) Bash Shell
4 3 (5.56%) Korn
4 3 (5.56%) Python
4 3 (5.56%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.70%) C#
5 2 (3.70%) C++
6 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 13 (24.07%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.56%) RHCE
4 2 (3.70%) CISSP
4 2 (3.70%) GCIA
4 2 (3.70%) GCIH
4 2 (3.70%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (22.22%) FISMA
2 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 26 (48.15%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.56%) Samba
3 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (12.96%) Puppet
2 4 (7.41%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (7.41%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (7.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (5.56%) Ansible
3 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Satellite
3 3 (5.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 27 (50.00%) VMware
2 23 (42.59%) Microsoft
3 22 (40.74%) EMC
4 14 (25.93%) Red Hat
5 8 (14.81%) IBM
6 7 (12.96%) Oracle
6 7 (12.96%) Sun
7 4 (7.41%) CheckPoint
7 4 (7.41%) Intel Security
7 4 (7.41%) Sophos
7 4 (7.41%) Symantec
7 4 (7.41%) Trend Micro
8 3 (5.56%) ATG
8 3 (5.56%) Cisco
8 3 (5.56%) Cyber-Ark
8 3 (5.56%) SAP
9 1 (1.85%) Citrix
9 1 (1.85%) HP
9 1 (1.85%) Lotus