The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 112 109 113
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 34 20 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.46% 1.02% 2.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.99% 3.48% 6.65%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 39
Average salary £42,500 £25,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -43.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £25,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £28,350 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
Solaris
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
681 574 947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 29.18% 29.39% 31.62%
Number of salaries quoted 546 443 743
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 2 October 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 2 October 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
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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
Watford +15 25 £65,000 - 1
Royston - 2 £40,000 -
Borehamwood +2 1 £40,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -22 1 £40,000 +56.86%
Rickmansworth - 1 £32,500 -
Solaris
East of England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 80 (74.07%) UNIX
2 77 (71.30%) Linux
3 66 (61.11%) Oracle
4 64 (59.26%) J2EE
5 59 (54.63%) Java
5 59 (54.63%) Windows
5 59 (54.63%) Finance
6 57 (52.78%) SQL
6 57 (52.78%) IBM
7 54 (50.00%) HTTP
8 53 (49.07%) WebSphere
9 51 (47.22%) AIX
10 50 (46.30%) Retail
11 49 (45.37%) Manufacturing
11 49 (45.37%) E-Commerce
12 48 (44.44%) Middleware
13 47 (43.52%) WebSphere Application Server
13 47 (43.52%) JDBC
14 46 (42.59%) DB2
14 46 (42.59%) Microsoft
15 45 (41.67%) Perl
15 45 (41.67%) Tomcat
16 41 (37.96%) IIS
16 41 (37.96%) IBM HTTP Server
17 40 (37.04%) MQSeries
18 33 (30.56%) Bash Shell
19 32 (29.63%) MS Office
19 32 (29.63%) FTP
20 29 (26.85%) Sun
21 28 (25.93%) Shell Script

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 53 (49.07%) WebSphere
2 47 (43.52%) WebSphere Application Server
3 45 (41.67%) Tomcat
4 41 (37.96%) IIS
4 41 (37.96%) IBM HTTP Server
5 40 (37.04%) MQSeries
6 20 (18.52%) WebLogic
7 16 (14.81%) Apache
8 7 (6.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (2.78%) iPlanet
9 3 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (2.78%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (2.78%) GlassFish
9 3 (2.78%) Adobe CQ
9 3 (2.78%) MS Exchange
9 3 (2.78%) Tuxedo
10 2 (1.85%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 32 (29.63%) MS Office
2 14 (12.96%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.93%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (5.56%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 54 (50.00%) HTTP
2 32 (29.63%) FTP
3 13 (12.04%) Internet
4 12 (11.11%) SAN
4 12 (11.11%) LDAP
5 10 (9.26%) DNS
6 7 (6.48%) SS7
6 7 (6.48%) SIGTRAN
7 6 (5.56%) SSL
7 6 (5.56%) TCP/IP
7 6 (5.56%) 4G
8 5 (4.63%) NAS
9 4 (3.70%) SSH
10 3 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (2.78%) 802.11
10 3 (2.78%) MPLS
10 3 (2.78%) OSPF
10 3 (2.78%) BGP
10 3 (2.78%) EIGRP
10 3 (2.78%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (42.59%) DB2
2 11 (10.19%) RDBMS
2 11 (10.19%) Relational Database
3 7 (6.48%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (3.70%) MySQL
5 3 (2.78%) NonStop SQL
6 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (15.74%) JUnit
2 16 (14.81%) Eclipse
2 16 (14.81%) Subversion
3 14 (12.96%) Ant
4 13 (12.04%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 9 (8.33%) Log4j
6 7 (6.48%) Rational Application Developer
7 3 (2.78%) Maven
General
1 59 (54.63%) Finance
2 50 (46.30%) Retail
3 49 (45.37%) Manufacturing
4 9 (8.33%) Telecoms
5 6 (5.56%) Marketing
5 6 (5.56%) Banking
6 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.93%) Games
Job Titles
1 41 (37.96%) Analyst
2 32 (29.63%) Support Analyst
3 30 (27.78%) Operations Analyst
3 30 (27.78%) Operations Support Analyst
4 17 (15.74%) Developer
5 16 (14.81%) Java Developer
6 12 (11.11%) Consultant
7 11 (10.19%) Junior
7 11 (10.19%) Junior Analyst
7 11 (10.19%) Junior Support Analyst
8 10 (9.26%) Architect
9 8 (7.41%) Capacity Analyst
9 8 (7.41%) Performance Analyst
9 8 (7.41%) Middleware Engineer
10 6 (5.56%) UNIX Engineer
10 6 (5.56%) Test Engineer
10 6 (5.56%) Senior Test Engineer
11 5 (4.63%) Java Consultant
11 5 (4.63%) Infrastructure Architect
11 5 (4.63%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (59.26%) J2EE
2 48 (44.44%) Middleware
3 47 (43.52%) JDBC
4 17 (15.74%) HTML
4 17 (15.74%) XML
5 16 (14.81%) JMS
5 16 (14.81%) Struts
6 13 (12.04%) JSP
6 13 (12.04%) XHTML
6 13 (12.04%) JSTL
7 10 (9.26%) CSS
7 10 (9.26%) XSLT
8 9 (8.33%) Servlets
8 9 (8.33%) XMLBeans
8 9 (8.33%) Ajax
9 8 (7.41%) Web Services
10 7 (6.48%) EJB
11 4 (3.70%) SOAP
11 4 (3.70%) .NET
12 3 (2.78%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.11%) PKI
2 9 (8.33%) Web 2.0
3 3 (2.78%) Celerra
3 3 (2.78%) Symmetrix DMX
3 3 (2.78%) Open Source
3 3 (2.78%) AS400
3 3 (2.78%) Replication
3 3 (2.78%) CLARiiON
3 3 (2.78%) Symmetrix
3 3 (2.78%) Tandem
4 1 (0.93%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 80 (74.07%) UNIX
2 77 (71.30%) Linux
3 59 (54.63%) Windows
4 51 (47.22%) AIX
5 11 (10.19%) HPUX
6 3 (2.78%) Windows 2000
6 3 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.93%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (45.37%) E-Commerce
2 26 (24.07%) ITIL
3 24 (22.22%) Problem Management
4 16 (14.81%) Content Management
5 13 (12.04%) RAD
6 12 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
7 11 (10.19%) Performance Monitoring
8 9 (8.33%) OO
9 7 (6.48%) Project Management
9 7 (6.48%) MVC
9 7 (6.48%) Web Development
9 7 (6.48%) Operations Management
9 7 (6.48%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (6.48%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (5.56%) Performance Testing
10 6 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (5.56%) UML
11 4 (3.70%) Service Delivery
11 4 (3.70%) Migration
12 3 (2.78%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 59 (54.63%) Java
2 57 (52.78%) SQL
3 45 (41.67%) Perl
4 33 (30.56%) Bash Shell
5 28 (25.93%) Shell Script
6 16 (14.81%) JavaScript
7 9 (8.33%) Python
7 9 (8.33%) AWK
7 9 (8.33%) XPath
8 7 (6.48%) Erlang
9 6 (5.56%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 6 (5.56%) VBA
9 6 (5.56%) Korn
10 3 (2.78%) Jython
10 3 (2.78%) Bourne shell
10 3 (2.78%) C-shell
11 2 (1.85%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (9.26%) Sun Certification
1 10 (9.26%) Degree
2 5 (4.63%) CCNP
2 5 (4.63%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.78%) CCNA
3 3 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.78%) PMP
3 3 (2.78%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.85%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.85%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.93%) HND
5 1 (0.93%) CISSP
5 1 (0.93%) OCA
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.70%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (4.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 5 (4.63%) Veritas File System
3 4 (3.70%) vSphere
3 4 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.70%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.78%) ISA Server
4 3 (2.78%) RACF
4 3 (2.78%) SRDF
4 3 (2.78%) ACF2
4 3 (2.78%) VMware ESX
4 3 (2.78%) XenApp
5 2 (1.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (1.85%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 2 (1.85%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.93%) Samba
6 1 (0.93%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 9 (8.33%) Tivoli
2 4 (3.70%) OpenView
2 4 (3.70%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (2.78%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (2.78%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 3 (2.78%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.78%) BMC Performance Manager
3 3 (2.78%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (2.78%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 3 (2.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.93%) Novell Identity Manager
Vendors
1 66 (61.11%) Oracle
2 57 (52.78%) IBM
3 46 (42.59%) Microsoft
4 29 (26.85%) Sun
5 16 (14.81%) VMware
6 13 (12.04%) Cisco
7 12 (11.11%) HP
8 9 (8.33%) Interwoven
8 9 (8.33%) Veritas
9 8 (7.41%) EMC
10 7 (6.48%) BMC
11 6 (5.56%) Citrix
11 6 (5.56%) Red Hat
11 6 (5.56%) Blue Martini
11 6 (5.56%) Elastic Path
11 6 (5.56%) ATG
12 5 (4.63%) NetIQ
12 5 (4.63%) Symantec
13 4 (3.70%) JBoss
14 3 (2.78%) Sybase
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