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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 128 97 100
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +3
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 25 51 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.08% 2.03% 2.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.21% 6.70% 6.68%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 45
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £59,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -15.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £41,800 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £64,300
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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
780 761 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 33.66% 30.36% 30.08%
Number of salaries quoted 609 630 634
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,895 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.64% -1.61%

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 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
Watford -5 6 £62,500 +13.63%
Rickmansworth -9 4 £57,500 +24.32%
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £57,500 - 1
St Albans - 1 £45,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £40,000 -
Solaris
East of England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 58 (76.32%) UNIX
2 53 (69.74%) Linux
3 42 (55.26%) Java
3 42 (55.26%) Oracle
4 39 (51.32%) AIX
5 37 (48.68%) SQL
6 32 (42.11%) WebSphere
7 31 (40.79%) WebSphere Application Server
8 28 (36.84%) Windows
8 28 (36.84%) IBM
9 27 (35.53%) Finance
9 27 (35.53%) JDBC
10 25 (32.89%) J2EE
10 25 (32.89%) HTTP
10 25 (32.89%) Microsoft
11 23 (30.26%) Middleware
11 23 (30.26%) Tomcat
11 23 (30.26%) Perl
12 22 (28.95%) XML
12 22 (28.95%) HPUX
13 20 (26.32%) JavaScript
13 20 (26.32%) Problem Management
14 19 (25.00%) Spring
14 19 (25.00%) Shell Script
14 19 (25.00%) Sun
14 19 (25.00%) Web Services
14 19 (25.00%) DB2
14 19 (25.00%) MQSeries
14 19 (25.00%) ITIL
15 18 (23.68%) E-Commerce

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 32 (42.11%) WebSphere
2 31 (40.79%) WebSphere Application Server
3 23 (30.26%) Tomcat
4 19 (25.00%) MQSeries
5 15 (19.74%) WebLogic
5 15 (19.74%) Apache
6 14 (18.42%) IBM HTTP Server
6 14 (18.42%) IIS
7 6 (7.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 5 (6.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (5.26%) Apache ServiceMix
10 3 (3.95%) JBoss
11 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
11 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (18.42%) MS Office
2 10 (13.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) SAP R/3
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.32%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (32.89%) HTTP
2 15 (19.74%) SAN
2 15 (19.74%) FTP
3 10 (13.16%) IPv4
4 8 (10.53%) NAS
5 7 (9.21%) LDAP
6 6 (7.89%) Internet
7 5 (6.58%) DNS
8 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.32%) VPN
9 1 (1.32%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.32%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.00%) DB2
2 10 (13.16%) MySQL
3 9 (11.84%) Relational Database
4 7 (9.21%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.26%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.32%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 17 (22.37%) Subversion
2 15 (19.74%) Maven
3 10 (13.16%) SoapUI
3 10 (13.16%) Ant
4 7 (9.21%) Eclipse
4 7 (9.21%) JUnit
5 5 (6.58%) Log4j
6 2 (2.63%) Rational Application Developer
6 2 (2.63%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 27 (35.53%) Finance
2 17 (22.37%) Retail
3 15 (19.74%) Banking
4 10 (13.16%) Financial Institution
5 4 (5.26%) Marketing
5 4 (5.26%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.63%) Games
7 1 (1.32%) Legal
7 1 (1.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (26.32%) Analyst
2 17 (22.37%) Developer
2 17 (22.37%) Java Developer
3 16 (21.05%) Support Analyst
4 13 (17.11%) Operations Analyst
4 13 (17.11%) Operations Support Analyst
5 10 (13.16%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (13.16%) Senior Developer
6 8 (10.53%) Administrator
7 7 (9.21%) Consultant
8 5 (6.58%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (6.58%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 5 (6.58%) Project Manager
8 5 (6.58%) Middleware Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (6.58%) UNIX Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) Performance Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) Capacity Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) Solaris Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (35.53%) JDBC
2 25 (32.89%) J2EE
3 23 (30.26%) Middleware
4 22 (28.95%) XML
5 19 (25.00%) Spring
5 19 (25.00%) Web Services
6 17 (22.37%) Struts
7 15 (19.74%) XSLT
7 15 (19.74%) Servlets
7 15 (19.74%) SOAP
7 15 (19.74%) jQuery
7 15 (19.74%) Hibernate
8 12 (15.79%) RESTful
8 12 (15.79%) Spring MVC
8 12 (15.79%) JSP
8 12 (15.79%) WebSphere MQ
9 10 (13.16%) Java EE
9 10 (13.16%) JSF
9 10 (13.16%) HTML
9 10 (13.16%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.16%) Computer Science
1 10 (13.16%) Client/Server
2 5 (6.58%) Web 2.0
3 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.26%) PKI
4 3 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.63%) Online Gambling
5 2 (2.63%) Open Source
5 2 (2.63%) SWIFT
5 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.32%) AS400
6 1 (1.32%) HP Superdome
6 1 (1.32%) LPAR
6 1 (1.32%) DLPAR
6 1 (1.32%) Clustering
6 1 (1.32%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 58 (76.32%) UNIX
2 53 (69.74%) Linux
3 39 (51.32%) AIX
4 28 (36.84%) Windows
5 22 (28.95%) HPUX
6 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.32%) Problem Management
2 19 (25.00%) ITIL
3 18 (23.68%) E-Commerce
4 15 (19.74%) OO
5 12 (15.79%) MVC
6 10 (13.16%) Multithreading
6 10 (13.16%) Test Automation
6 10 (13.16%) Performance Monitoring
7 9 (11.84%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (9.21%) Content Management
8 7 (9.21%) Change Management
9 6 (7.89%) Migration
9 6 (7.89%) Service Delivery
9 6 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (6.58%) Project Management
10 5 (6.58%) PRINCE2
10 5 (6.58%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (5.26%) Software Engineering
11 4 (5.26%) Business Continuity
11 4 (5.26%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (55.26%) Java
2 37 (48.68%) SQL
3 23 (30.26%) Perl
4 20 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 19 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 16 (21.05%) Bash Shell
7 15 (19.74%) XPath
8 11 (14.47%) C
9 10 (13.16%) C++
10 6 (7.89%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 6 (7.89%) Python
11 4 (5.26%) Korn
11 4 (5.26%) AWK
11 4 (5.26%) VBA
12 2 (2.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (23.68%) Sun Certification
2 15 (19.74%) Degree
3 5 (6.58%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.58%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.26%) PMP
4 4 (5.26%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.32%) ISEB
5 1 (1.32%) CISSP
5 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.32%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) SLA
2 2 (2.63%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 11 (14.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (13.16%) VirtualBox
3 5 (6.58%) Samba
4 3 (3.95%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 3 (3.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (2.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (2.63%) Veritas File System
5 2 (2.63%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.63%) Sendmail
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (2.63%) NFS
6 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.32%) RACF
6 1 (1.32%) ACF2
6 1 (1.32%) GPFS
6 1 (1.32%) PowerHA
6 1 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.32%) vSphere
6 1 (1.32%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 1 (1.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 4 (5.26%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.63%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (2.63%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.63%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (2.63%) Legato
3 1 (1.32%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (1.32%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.32%) Nagios
3 1 (1.32%) Novell Identity Manager
3 1 (1.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 42 (55.26%) Oracle
2 28 (36.84%) IBM
3 25 (32.89%) Microsoft
4 19 (25.00%) Sun
5 15 (19.74%) VMware
6 8 (10.53%) Veritas
7 5 (6.58%) Cisco
7 5 (6.58%) Citrix
7 5 (6.58%) Interwoven
8 3 (3.95%) EMC
9 2 (2.63%) TIBCO
9 2 (2.63%) HP
10 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.32%) BMC
10 1 (1.32%) CA
10 1 (1.32%) Novell
10 1 (1.32%) NetIQ
10 1 (1.32%) Symantec
10 1 (1.32%) Remedy
10 1 (1.32%) Sybase
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago