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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 86 84 56
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -28
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 66 51 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.66% 2.39% 4.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.94% 7.38% 12.78%
Number of salaries quoted 27 42 70
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £45,000 £33,225
10% offered a salary of more than £60,400 £59,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Operating Systems Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
664 691 892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.72% 32.38% 33.65%
Number of salaries quoted 546 510 679
Average salary £40,000 £36,750 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.84% -11.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,600 £59,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 23 July 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 23 July 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
(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 +18 37 £57,500 -
Rickmansworth -4 10 £45,000 -17.43%
Hemel Hempstead -7 6 £60,000 +26.31%
Borehamwood +2 1 £40,000 +73.91% 2
Solaris
East of England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 85 (72.65%) UNIX
2 79 (67.52%) Linux
3 72 (61.54%) Oracle
4 63 (53.85%) J2EE
4 63 (53.85%) Java
5 61 (52.14%) Finance
6 60 (51.28%) IBM
6 60 (51.28%) Middleware
7 59 (50.43%) Windows
8 58 (49.57%) SQL
9 57 (48.72%) HTTP
10 55 (47.01%) WebSphere
11 50 (42.74%) AIX
12 49 (41.88%) Microsoft
13 46 (39.32%) DB2
13 46 (39.32%) WebSphere Application Server
13 46 (39.32%) Retail
14 45 (38.46%) Manufacturing
15 44 (37.61%) JDBC
15 44 (37.61%) E-Commerce
16 43 (36.75%) MQSeries
17 42 (35.90%) Tomcat
18 40 (34.19%) IIS
18 40 (34.19%) IBM HTTP Server
19 38 (32.48%) MS Office
19 38 (32.48%) Perl
19 38 (32.48%) FTP
20 33 (28.21%) Shell Script
20 33 (28.21%) ITIL
21 28 (23.93%) WebLogic

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 55 (47.01%) WebSphere
2 46 (39.32%) WebSphere Application Server
3 43 (36.75%) MQSeries
4 42 (35.90%) Tomcat
5 40 (34.19%) IBM HTTP Server
5 40 (34.19%) IIS
6 28 (23.93%) WebLogic
7 21 (17.95%) Apache
8 13 (11.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 6 (5.13%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (1.71%) Tuxedo
10 2 (1.71%) GlassFish
10 2 (1.71%) iPlanet
10 2 (1.71%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 38 (32.48%) MS Office
2 10 (8.55%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.71%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.85%) MS Project
4 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (5.13%) Tridion
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (48.72%) HTTP
2 38 (32.48%) FTP
3 12 (10.26%) SS7
3 12 (10.26%) SAN
3 12 (10.26%) SIGTRAN
3 12 (10.26%) 4G
4 10 (8.55%) DNS
4 10 (8.55%) LDAP
5 8 (6.84%) Internet
6 5 (4.27%) SSL
6 5 (4.27%) TCP/IP
7 4 (3.42%) NAS
7 4 (3.42%) SSH
8 3 (2.56%) OpenVPN
8 3 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (2.56%) HSRP
8 3 (2.56%) VPN
8 3 (2.56%) 802.11
8 3 (2.56%) MPLS
8 3 (2.56%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (39.32%) DB2
2 8 (6.84%) RDBMS
2 8 (6.84%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.27%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.71%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.71%) MySQL
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.85%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 15 (12.82%) Ant
2 8 (6.84%) JUnit
3 7 (5.98%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 7 (5.98%) Eclipse
3 7 (5.98%) Subversion
4 6 (5.13%) Log4j
5 1 (0.85%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 61 (52.14%) Finance
2 46 (39.32%) Retail
3 45 (38.46%) Manufacturing
4 15 (12.82%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.27%) Banking
6 4 (3.42%) Marketing
7 1 (0.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 45 (38.46%) Analyst
2 36 (30.77%) Support Analyst
2 36 (30.77%) Operations Analyst
2 36 (30.77%) Operations Support Analyst
3 17 (14.53%) Junior Analyst
3 17 (14.53%) Junior Support Analyst
3 17 (14.53%) Junior
4 16 (13.68%) Middleware Engineer
5 11 (9.40%) Architect
5 11 (9.40%) Senior Test Engineer
5 11 (9.40%) Test Engineer
6 8 (6.84%) Developer
7 7 (5.98%) Java Developer
7 7 (5.98%) UNIX Engineer
7 7 (5.98%) Capacity Analyst
7 7 (5.98%) Performance Analyst
8 5 (4.27%) Senior UNIX Engineer
8 5 (4.27%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (4.27%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
8 5 (4.27%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (53.85%) J2EE
2 60 (51.28%) Middleware
3 44 (37.61%) JDBC
4 8 (6.84%) HTML
4 8 (6.84%) XML
5 7 (5.98%) XSLT
5 7 (5.98%) XHTML
5 7 (5.98%) JMS
5 7 (5.98%) EJB
5 7 (5.98%) Struts
5 7 (5.98%) JSP
5 7 (5.98%) JSTL
6 6 (5.13%) XMLBeans
6 6 (5.13%) Ajax
6 6 (5.13%) Servlets
7 5 (4.27%) Web Services
8 3 (2.56%) .NET
9 2 (1.71%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (1.71%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 1 (0.85%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.40%) PKI
2 6 (5.13%) Web 2.0
3 3 (2.56%) Celerra
3 3 (2.56%) Symmetrix DMX
3 3 (2.56%) Replication
3 3 (2.56%) CLARiiON
3 3 (2.56%) Symmetrix
4 2 (1.71%) Open Source
5 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.85%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 85 (72.65%) UNIX
2 79 (67.52%) Linux
3 59 (50.43%) Windows
4 50 (42.74%) AIX
5 11 (9.40%) HPUX
6 3 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.71%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.85%) zOS
8 1 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (37.61%) E-Commerce
2 33 (28.21%) ITIL
3 25 (21.37%) Problem Management
4 15 (12.82%) Performance Monitoring
5 10 (8.55%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (7.69%) SOA
7 8 (6.84%) Project Management
7 8 (6.84%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (5.98%) RAD
8 7 (5.98%) Content Management
8 7 (5.98%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (5.13%) Operations Management
9 6 (5.13%) Service Delivery
9 6 (5.13%) UML
9 6 (5.13%) OO
10 5 (4.27%) PRINCE2
10 5 (4.27%) Migration
10 5 (4.27%) Performance Testing
11 4 (3.42%) Change Management
11 4 (3.42%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 63 (53.85%) Java
2 58 (49.57%) SQL
3 38 (32.48%) Perl
4 33 (28.21%) Shell Script
5 27 (23.08%) Bash Shell
6 16 (13.68%) Python
7 13 (11.11%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 12 (10.26%) Erlang
9 8 (6.84%) AWK
10 7 (5.98%) JavaScript
11 6 (5.13%) XPath
12 5 (4.27%) Korn
12 5 (4.27%) VBA
13 3 (2.56%) PL/SQL
13 3 (2.56%) Bourne shell
13 3 (2.56%) C-shell
14 2 (1.71%) Jython
15 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (13.68%) Degree
2 5 (4.27%) PMP
2 5 (4.27%) PMI Certification
3 4 (3.42%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.56%) CCNP
4 3 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.56%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.71%) CCNA
5 2 (1.71%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.85%) HND
6 1 (0.85%) MBA
6 1 (0.85%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.13%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.27%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (4.27%) vSphere
3 4 (3.42%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 4 (3.42%) Veritas File System
3 4 (3.42%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.42%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 3 (2.56%) ISA Server
4 3 (2.56%) VMware ESX
4 3 (2.56%) XenApp
4 3 (2.56%) SRDF
5 2 (1.71%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.85%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.85%) Samba
6 1 (0.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (10.26%) Tivoli
2 6 (5.13%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (3.42%) NetBackup
3 4 (3.42%) OpenView
4 3 (2.56%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (2.56%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (1.71%) BMC Performance Manager
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 72 (61.54%) Oracle
2 60 (51.28%) IBM
3 49 (41.88%) Microsoft
4 21 (17.95%) Sun
4 21 (17.95%) VMware
5 17 (14.53%) Cisco
6 14 (11.97%) HP
7 12 (10.26%) EMC
8 8 (6.84%) BMC
8 8 (6.84%) Symantec
9 7 (5.98%) Veritas
9 7 (5.98%) Red Hat
10 6 (5.13%) ATG
10 6 (5.13%) Blue Martini
10 6 (5.13%) Elastic Path
10 6 (5.13%) Hitachi
10 6 (5.13%) Citrix
10 6 (5.13%) Interwoven
10 6 (5.13%) Sybase
11 4 (3.42%) JBoss
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