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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 114 82 90
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +8
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 40 77 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.65% 2.92% 2.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.35% 10.35% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 17 33 47
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £60,800 £61,900
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
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
748 744 735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.82% 28.25% 31.89%
Number of salaries quoted 551 623 546
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -6 23 £72,500 +28.88% 3
Hemel Hempstead -7 9 £40,000 -34.69%
Rickmansworth -21 4 £55,000 +18.91%
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £57,500 -
Solaris
East of England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 59 (88.06%) UNIX
2 52 (77.61%) Linux
3 49 (73.13%) Oracle
4 44 (65.67%) AIX
5 36 (53.73%) Java
6 34 (50.75%) SQL
7 32 (47.76%) Perl
7 32 (47.76%) Windows
8 30 (44.78%) IBM
9 29 (43.28%) WebSphere Application Server
9 29 (43.28%) WebSphere
10 28 (41.79%) Apache
11 27 (40.30%) Tomcat
12 26 (38.81%) JDBC
13 23 (34.33%) DB2
13 23 (34.33%) MySQL
13 23 (34.33%) Bash Shell
14 22 (32.84%) Shell Script
15 21 (31.34%) HTTP
16 20 (29.85%) HPUX
16 20 (29.85%) Apache ServiceMix
17 19 (28.36%) JavaScript
17 19 (28.36%) XML
17 19 (28.36%) Sun
18 17 (25.37%) Sun Certification
18 17 (25.37%) Problem Management
19 16 (23.88%) Subversion
19 16 (23.88%) Spring
19 16 (23.88%) Microsoft
19 16 (23.88%) Struts

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 29 (43.28%) WebSphere Application Server
1 29 (43.28%) WebSphere
2 28 (41.79%) Apache
3 27 (40.30%) Tomcat
4 20 (29.85%) Apache ServiceMix
5 14 (20.90%) IBM HTTP Server
5 14 (20.90%) IIS
6 9 (13.43%) WebLogic
7 5 (7.46%) MQSeries
7 5 (7.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (4.48%) JBoss
9 2 (2.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (1.49%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (17.91%) MS Office
2 3 (4.48%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) SAP R/3
1 1 (1.49%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (31.34%) HTTP
2 15 (22.39%) SAN
3 13 (19.40%) FTP
4 5 (7.46%) NAS
5 4 (5.97%) LDAP
6 3 (4.48%) Internet
6 3 (4.48%) IPv4
7 2 (2.99%) DNS
7 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.49%) VPN
8 1 (1.49%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.49%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (34.33%) DB2
1 23 (34.33%) MySQL
2 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (23.88%) Subversion
2 13 (19.40%) JUnit
2 13 (19.40%) Eclipse
3 11 (16.42%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 11 (16.42%) Rational Application Developer
4 6 (8.96%) Ant
5 5 (7.46%) Maven
6 3 (4.48%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.99%) Log4j
General
1 12 (17.91%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Retail
3 4 (5.97%) Banking
4 3 (4.48%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.49%) Advertising
5 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (23.88%) Developer
1 16 (23.88%) Analyst
1 16 (23.88%) Java Developer
2 15 (22.39%) Support Analyst
3 14 (20.90%) Consultant
4 13 (19.40%) Administrator
5 12 (17.91%) Systems Administrator
5 12 (17.91%) Operations Analyst
5 12 (17.91%) Operations Support Analyst
6 11 (16.42%) Java Consultant
6 11 (16.42%) Support Consultant
7 8 (11.94%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 8 (11.94%) UNIX Administrator
8 5 (7.46%) UNIX Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Middleware Engineer
10 3 (4.48%) Solaris Administrator
10 3 (4.48%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (4.48%) Applications Support Analyst
10 3 (4.48%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (38.81%) JDBC
2 19 (28.36%) XML
3 16 (23.88%) Struts
3 16 (23.88%) Web Services
3 16 (23.88%) HTML
3 16 (23.88%) Spring
4 14 (20.90%) Spring MVC
4 14 (20.90%) JSP
5 13 (19.40%) CSS
5 13 (19.40%) REST
5 13 (19.40%) JMS
6 12 (17.91%) WebSphere MQ
7 11 (16.42%) JSTL
7 11 (16.42%) XHTML
8 10 (14.93%) J2EE
9 9 (13.43%) Middleware
10 5 (7.46%) Hibernate
10 5 (7.46%) jQuery
10 5 (7.46%) Servlets
10 5 (7.46%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Clustering
1 7 (10.45%) HP Superdome
2 5 (7.46%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.48%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.48%) PKI
3 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.99%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.49%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 59 (88.06%) UNIX
2 52 (77.61%) Linux
3 44 (65.67%) AIX
4 32 (47.76%) Windows
5 20 (29.85%) HPUX
6 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.37%) Problem Management
2 15 (22.39%) Performance Monitoring
2 15 (22.39%) ITIL
3 14 (20.90%) MVC
4 13 (19.40%) Content Management
5 12 (17.91%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (16.42%) RAD
6 11 (16.42%) Web Development
6 11 (16.42%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (14.93%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (14.93%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (13.43%) Business Continuity
9 8 (11.94%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (10.45%) High Availability
11 6 (8.96%) Migration
11 6 (8.96%) Change Management
12 5 (7.46%) E-Commerce
12 5 (7.46%) OO
12 5 (7.46%) Service Delivery
13 3 (4.48%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 36 (53.73%) Java
2 34 (50.75%) SQL
3 32 (47.76%) Perl
4 23 (34.33%) Bash Shell
5 22 (32.84%) Shell Script
6 19 (28.36%) JavaScript
7 5 (7.46%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 5 (7.46%) XPath
8 4 (5.97%) Python
9 3 (4.48%) C
9 3 (4.48%) C++
10 1 (1.49%) VBA
10 1 (1.49%) AWK
10 1 (1.49%) Korn
Qualifications
1 17 (25.37%) Sun Certification
2 13 (19.40%) SC Cleared
2 13 (19.40%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.46%) Degree
4 1 (1.49%) RHCE
4 1 (1.49%) PMP
4 1 (1.49%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (13.43%) Samba
2 5 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.48%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 3 (4.48%) VirtualBox
4 2 (2.99%) Veritas File System
4 2 (2.99%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (2.99%) NFS
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (2.99%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.49%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.49%) XenApp
5 1 (1.49%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.49%) vSphere
5 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) Oracle ZFS
2 3 (4.48%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.99%) Legato
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (2.99%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (2.99%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.49%) Nagios
4 1 (1.49%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 49 (73.13%) Oracle
2 30 (44.78%) IBM
3 19 (28.36%) Sun
4 16 (23.88%) Microsoft
5 11 (16.42%) HP
6 7 (10.45%) VMware
7 5 (7.46%) Veritas
8 4 (5.97%) EMC
9 3 (4.48%) Cisco
9 3 (4.48%) Symantec
10 2 (2.99%) Dell
10 2 (2.99%) Citrix
10 2 (2.99%) Interwoven
10 2 (2.99%) Juniper
10 2 (2.99%) Hitachi
10 2 (2.99%) Sybase
11 1 (1.49%) SAP
11 1 (1.49%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.49%) Remedy
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stratospherec
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £75000 per annum + full package
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago