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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 138 129 75
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -54
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 57 60 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.52% 1.53% 3.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.49% 4.50% 11.01%
Number of salaries quoted 43 49 87
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £40,000 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £69,600 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
1270 1333 1290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 33.79% 34.10% 31.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 1141 1047
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 £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 31 March 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 31 March 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
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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
Andover - 12 £60,000 -
Basingstoke +12 11 - -
Southampton -39 9 £55,000 +10.00%
Aldershot - 7 £48,000 -
Hook - 3 £67,500 -
Petersfield - 3 £28,000 -
Portsmouth - 3 £42,000 - 1
Havant +10 1 £71,500 +2.50%
Winchester - 1 £35,000 -
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 67 (72.83%) Linux
2 63 (68.48%) Windows
3 50 (54.35%) AIX
3 50 (54.35%) Oracle
4 44 (47.83%) UNIX
5 37 (40.22%) IBM
6 29 (31.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (28.26%) Oracle Database
8 25 (27.17%) TCP/IP
9 23 (25.00%) Sun
9 23 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 23 (25.00%) Perl
9 23 (25.00%) Cisco
10 22 (23.91%) LDAP
11 20 (21.74%) Tivoli
12 19 (20.65%) Firewall
12 19 (20.65%) WebSphere
13 18 (19.57%) Windows Server 2003
13 18 (19.57%) SQL
13 18 (19.57%) ITIL
14 17 (18.48%) HPUX
14 17 (18.48%) Security Cleared
15 16 (17.39%) SOA
15 16 (17.39%) VMware
16 15 (16.30%) Microsoft
16 15 (16.30%) SSL
16 15 (16.30%) SC Cleared
16 15 (16.30%) Korn
17 14 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
17 14 (15.22%) Apache

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 19 (20.65%) WebSphere
2 14 (15.22%) Apache
3 10 (10.87%) WebLogic
4 6 (6.52%) SharePoint
5 5 (5.43%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (5.43%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (3.26%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (3.26%) IIS
7 2 (2.17%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (8.70%) MS Office
2 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Remedy AR System
2 3 (3.26%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (3.26%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.35%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (27.17%) TCP/IP
2 22 (23.91%) LDAP
3 19 (20.65%) Firewall
4 15 (16.30%) SSL
5 9 (9.78%) SAN
6 8 (8.70%) FTP
6 8 (8.70%) HTTP
6 8 (8.70%) Kerberos
7 6 (6.52%) SMS
7 6 (6.52%) WAN
7 6 (6.52%) DNS
8 5 (5.43%) LAN
9 4 (4.35%) Internet
9 4 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (3.26%) Wireshark
10 3 (3.26%) SMTP
10 3 (3.26%) tcpdump
11 2 (2.17%) HTTPS
12 1 (1.09%) Network Security
12 1 (1.09%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (28.26%) Oracle Database
2 13 (14.13%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (13.04%) SQL Server
4 11 (11.96%) DB2
5 10 (10.87%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (6.52%) Ingres
7 4 (4.35%) Oracle Exadata
8 2 (2.17%) MySQL
9 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.09%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 1 (1.09%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Visual Studio
1 4 (4.35%) ProC
2 2 (2.17%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (11.96%) Finance
2 2 (2.17%) Legal
2 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.09%) Banking
3 1 (1.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (15.22%) Architect
2 12 (13.04%) Linux Engineer
2 12 (13.04%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 8 (8.70%) Software Engineer
3 8 (8.70%) Security Architect
4 7 (7.61%) C++ Software Engineer
4 7 (7.61%) Analyst
4 7 (7.61%) DBA
4 7 (7.61%) Support Engineer
5 6 (6.52%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (6.52%) Developer
5 6 (6.52%) Administrator
5 6 (6.52%) Security Engineer
5 6 (6.52%) C Developer
6 5 (5.43%) Support Specialist
7 4 (4.35%) Systems Designer
7 4 (4.35%) Deployment Specialist
7 4 (4.35%) Designer
7 4 (4.35%) Senior Security Engineer
8 3 (3.26%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.13%) WebSphere MQ
2 9 (9.78%) Middleware
3 5 (5.43%) Ajax
3 5 (5.43%) RESTful
3 5 (5.43%) HTML
3 5 (5.43%) J2EE
3 5 (5.43%) CSS
3 5 (5.43%) SOAP
3 5 (5.43%) Web Services
3 5 (5.43%) XML
3 5 (5.43%) XSD
3 5 (5.43%) XSLT
3 5 (5.43%) JMS
3 5 (5.43%) WSDL
3 5 (5.43%) XML Schema
4 4 (4.35%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.87%) DataPower
2 8 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.70%) Algorithms
2 8 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 8 (8.70%) Statistics
2 8 (8.70%) Mathematics
2 8 (8.70%) Physics
3 6 (6.52%) AS400
3 6 (6.52%) Mainframe
3 6 (6.52%) PKI
4 5 (5.43%) Kindle
4 5 (5.43%) HACMP
5 4 (4.35%) CMDB
6 3 (3.26%) Replication
7 2 (2.17%) Open Source
8 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 67 (72.83%) Linux
2 63 (68.48%) Windows
3 50 (54.35%) AIX
4 44 (47.83%) UNIX
5 29 (31.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (19.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (18.48%) HPUX
8 9 (9.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (8.70%) CentOS
9 8 (8.70%) Oracle Linux
10 6 (6.52%) VMS
11 5 (5.43%) Windows 2000
12 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (2.17%) Windows 7
14 1 (1.09%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (19.57%) ITIL
2 16 (17.39%) SOA
3 14 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (11.96%) Mentoring
5 9 (9.78%) Change Control
5 9 (9.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (8.70%) Software Engineering
6 8 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (7.61%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (7.61%) Coaching
7 7 (7.61%) Time Management
8 6 (6.52%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (6.52%) Security Architecture
8 6 (6.52%) Business Analysis
8 6 (6.52%) Project Management
8 6 (6.52%) Service Management
9 5 (5.43%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.43%) Change Management
9 5 (5.43%) Programme Management
9 5 (5.43%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (25.00%) Perl
2 18 (19.57%) SQL
3 15 (16.30%) Korn
4 14 (15.22%) C++
5 12 (13.04%) Shell Script
6 10 (10.87%) C
6 10 (10.87%) PL/SQL
7 8 (8.70%) Java
8 7 (7.61%) C#
9 6 (6.52%) VB
9 6 (6.52%) Bourne shell
9 6 (6.52%) Bash Shell
9 6 (6.52%) VB6
10 5 (5.43%) Jython
10 5 (5.43%) XPath
10 5 (5.43%) JavaScript
11 4 (4.35%) VC++
12 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (18.48%) Security Cleared
2 15 (16.30%) SC Cleared
3 13 (14.13%) DV Cleared
4 12 (13.04%) RHCE
5 8 (8.70%) Degree
6 5 (5.43%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (5.43%) ISEB
7 3 (3.26%) GIAC
7 3 (3.26%) CEH
7 3 (3.26%) ISTQB
7 3 (3.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.09%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.43%) ISO 9001
1 5 (5.43%) SLA
1 5 (5.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.09%) FISMA
System Software
1 23 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (13.04%) Samba
3 10 (10.87%) Hyper-V
4 8 (8.70%) vSphere
5 6 (6.52%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 5 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (5.43%) ISA Server
7 4 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (3.26%) Snort
9 2 (2.17%) NFS
9 2 (2.17%) Firmware
9 2 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (2.17%) Oracle Clusterware
9 2 (2.17%) XenApp
10 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 20 (21.74%) Tivoli
2 11 (11.96%) CA Single Sign-On
3 6 (6.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (5.43%) Control-M
5 4 (4.35%) Data Guard
5 4 (4.35%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 4 (4.35%) Netcool
5 4 (4.35%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 3 (3.26%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (3.26%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (2.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (2.17%) OMEGAMON
8 1 (1.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 50 (54.35%) Oracle
2 37 (40.22%) IBM
3 23 (25.00%) Sun
3 23 (25.00%) Cisco
4 16 (17.39%) VMware
5 15 (16.30%) Microsoft
6 12 (13.04%) Remedy
7 11 (11.96%) Red Hat
8 9 (9.78%) Veritas
9 8 (8.70%) Sourcefire
10 6 (6.52%) CA
10 6 (6.52%) Novell
10 6 (6.52%) SAP
10 6 (6.52%) HP
10 6 (6.52%) EMC
11 5 (5.43%) Juniper
11 5 (5.43%) CheckPoint
11 5 (5.43%) Crossbeam
11 5 (5.43%) F5
11 5 (5.43%) Blue Coat
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