The first table below looks at the demand for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 93 94 84
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 53 65 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.13% 2.45% 2.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.91% 8.00% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 18 56 44
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £53,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £64,650 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
767 813 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.87% 30.66% 30.21%
Number of salaries quoted 642 661 635
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Solaris
East of England

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Solaris
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Solaris
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Watford +1 20 £55,000 - 1
Borehamwood - 8 - -
Rickmansworth -1 6 £46,250 -23.62%
Stevenage - 2 - -
Solaris
East of England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 69 (80.23%) UNIX
1 69 (80.23%) Linux
2 63 (73.26%) Oracle
3 54 (62.79%) Finance
4 52 (60.47%) SQL
5 47 (54.65%) Windows
5 47 (54.65%) Retail
6 46 (53.49%) Java
6 46 (53.49%) IBM
7 45 (52.33%) J2EE
8 44 (51.16%) HTTP
9 43 (50.00%) Middleware
10 42 (48.84%) WebSphere
11 40 (46.51%) Microsoft
11 40 (46.51%) AIX
12 38 (44.19%) Tomcat
13 36 (41.86%) E-Commerce
13 36 (41.86%) JDBC
13 36 (41.86%) IIS
13 36 (41.86%) DB2
13 36 (41.86%) WebSphere Application Server
13 36 (41.86%) Manufacturing
13 36 (41.86%) IBM HTTP Server
14 34 (39.53%) MS Office
14 34 (39.53%) FTP
14 34 (39.53%) MQSeries
15 23 (26.74%) Telecoms
16 21 (24.42%) Bash Shell
16 21 (24.42%) Perl
17 20 (23.26%) Shell Script

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 42 (48.84%) WebSphere
2 38 (44.19%) Tomcat
3 36 (41.86%) IIS
3 36 (41.86%) WebSphere Application Server
3 36 (41.86%) IBM HTTP Server
4 34 (39.53%) MQSeries
5 13 (15.12%) WebLogic
6 9 (10.47%) Apache
7 7 (8.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 5 (5.81%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 34 (39.53%) MS Office
2 6 (6.98%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (12.79%) Oracle EBS R12
1 11 (12.79%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (51.16%) HTTP
2 34 (39.53%) FTP
3 12 (13.95%) 4G
4 11 (12.79%) SIGTRAN
4 11 (12.79%) SS7
5 2 (2.33%) LTE
5 2 (2.33%) SAN
5 2 (2.33%) GPRS
5 2 (2.33%) GSM
5 2 (2.33%) LAN
5 2 (2.33%) Packet Switching
5 2 (2.33%) SMS
5 2 (2.33%) UMTS
5 2 (2.33%) WLAN
6 1 (1.16%) LDAP
6 1 (1.16%) Firewall
6 1 (1.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (41.86%) DB2
2 11 (12.79%) Oracle Exadata
2 11 (12.79%) Oracle Database
2 11 (12.79%) Oracle BI EE
2 11 (12.79%) Oracle Database 11g
2 11 (12.79%) Oracle Discoverer
2 11 (12.79%) Oracle Database 10g
2 11 (12.79%) Essbase
3 2 (2.33%) MySQL
4 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Ant
2 3 (3.49%) JUnit
2 3 (3.49%) Subversion
3 2 (2.33%) Rational Application Developer
3 2 (2.33%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 2 (2.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.16%) WebObjects
4 1 (1.16%) Git (software)
General
1 54 (62.79%) Finance
2 47 (54.65%) Retail
3 36 (41.86%) Manufacturing
4 23 (26.74%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.65%) Back Office
6 1 (1.16%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 35 (40.70%) Analyst
2 34 (39.53%) Support Analyst
2 34 (39.53%) Operations Analyst
2 34 (39.53%) Operations Support Analyst
3 15 (17.44%) Junior
3 15 (17.44%) Junior Analyst
3 15 (17.44%) Junior Support Analyst
4 13 (15.12%) Administrator
5 11 (12.79%) Senior Test Engineer
5 11 (12.79%) Oracle DBA
5 11 (12.79%) Test Engineer
5 11 (12.79%) DBA
6 9 (10.47%) Middleware Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (4.65%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (4.65%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (4.65%) Technical Design Leader
7 4 (4.65%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.65%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (4.65%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (52.33%) J2EE
2 43 (50.00%) Middleware
3 36 (41.86%) JDBC
4 3 (3.49%) HTML
4 3 (3.49%) CSS
5 2 (2.33%) JSTL
5 2 (2.33%) Struts
5 2 (2.33%) JSP
5 2 (2.33%) JMS
5 2 (2.33%) XML
5 2 (2.33%) XHTML
6 1 (1.16%) Servlets
6 1 (1.16%) SOAP
6 1 (1.16%) Web Services
6 1 (1.16%) jQuery
6 1 (1.16%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.63%) Oracle Exalytics
2 2 (2.33%) PKI
3 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.16%) iPad
3 1 (1.16%) iPhone
3 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 69 (80.23%) UNIX
1 69 (80.23%) Linux
2 47 (54.65%) Windows
3 40 (46.51%) AIX
4 5 (5.81%) HPUX
4 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.16%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.16%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.16%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (41.86%) E-Commerce
2 17 (19.77%) SOA
3 16 (18.60%) ITIL
4 13 (15.12%) Migration
5 11 (12.79%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (11.63%) Problem Management
7 5 (5.81%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (4.65%) Project Management
8 4 (4.65%) Business Continuity
8 4 (4.65%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.49%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.49%) BCP
10 2 (2.33%) Content Management
10 2 (2.33%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (2.33%) Web Development
10 2 (2.33%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (2.33%) MVC
10 2 (2.33%) Service Delivery
10 2 (2.33%) Change Management
10 2 (2.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 52 (60.47%) SQL
2 46 (53.49%) Java
3 21 (24.42%) Bash Shell
3 21 (24.42%) Perl
4 20 (23.26%) Shell Script
5 11 (12.79%) Erlang
5 11 (12.79%) PL/SQL
6 7 (8.14%) Python
6 7 (8.14%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 3 (3.49%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.16%) C
8 1 (1.16%) C++
8 1 (1.16%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.16%) Bourne shell
8 1 (1.16%) C-shell
8 1 (1.16%) Korn
Qualifications
1 19 (22.09%) Degree
2 12 (13.95%) SC Cleared
2 12 (13.95%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.65%) PMP
3 4 (4.65%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.16%) CCNA
4 1 (1.16%) MBA
4 1 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.16%) RHCE
4 1 (1.16%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.98%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (12.79%) Oracle RMAN
2 10 (11.63%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (8.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (5.81%) vSphere
5 4 (4.65%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (12.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 7 (8.14%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.33%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (1.16%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 63 (73.26%) Oracle
2 46 (53.49%) IBM
3 40 (46.51%) Microsoft
4 13 (15.12%) VMware
5 11 (12.79%) Fujitsu
5 11 (12.79%) HP
5 11 (12.79%) Hyperion
6 9 (10.47%) Cisco
7 5 (5.81%) Sun
7 5 (5.81%) Hitachi
7 5 (5.81%) EMC
8 4 (4.65%) Symantec
8 4 (4.65%) Sybase
9 3 (3.49%) Dell
9 3 (3.49%) Juniper
9 3 (3.49%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.33%) BEA
10 2 (2.33%) BMC
10 2 (2.33%) Citrix
10 2 (2.33%) JBoss
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