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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 114 86 86
Rank change year-on-year
-28 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 40 64 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.66% 2.58% 2.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.64% 9.60% 7.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 39
Average salary £50,000 £51,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £61,250 £60,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
709 667 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 29.47% 26.94% 32.31%
Number of salaries quoted 540 549 506
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 -14 28 £73,750 +28.26% 1
Hemel Hempstead -1 9 £40,000 -33.33%
Rickmansworth -21 3 £55,000 +29.41%
Solaris
East of England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 60 (90.91%) UNIX
2 56 (84.85%) Oracle
3 55 (83.33%) Linux
4 44 (66.67%) AIX
5 39 (59.09%) Java
6 37 (56.06%) SQL
7 36 (54.55%) IBM
8 35 (53.03%) Apache
8 35 (53.03%) Perl
8 35 (53.03%) Windows
9 33 (50.00%) Tomcat
10 32 (48.48%) MySQL
11 30 (45.45%) WebSphere Application Server
11 30 (45.45%) WebSphere
12 27 (40.91%) Bash Shell
12 27 (40.91%) Apache ServiceMix
12 27 (40.91%) DB2
12 27 (40.91%) JDBC
13 22 (33.33%) HTTP
14 20 (30.30%) HPUX
14 20 (30.30%) XML
14 20 (30.30%) HTML
14 20 (30.30%) JavaScript
14 20 (30.30%) Shell Script
15 19 (28.79%) Problem Management
16 17 (25.76%) Content Management
16 17 (25.76%) REST
16 17 (25.76%) Subversion
16 17 (25.76%) Spring
16 17 (25.76%) JUnit

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 35 (53.03%) Apache
2 33 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 30 (45.45%) WebSphere Application Server
3 30 (45.45%) WebSphere
4 27 (40.91%) Apache ServiceMix
5 13 (19.70%) IIS
5 13 (19.70%) IBM HTTP Server
6 8 (12.12%) WebLogic
7 5 (7.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 4 (6.06%) MQSeries
8 4 (6.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (4.55%) JBoss
Applications
1 14 (21.21%) MS Office
2 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) SAP R/3
1 1 (1.52%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (33.33%) HTTP
2 15 (22.73%) FTP
3 11 (16.67%) SAN
4 5 (7.58%) Internet
5 2 (3.03%) LDAP
5 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.03%) NAS
6 1 (1.52%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.52%) VPN
6 1 (1.52%) DNS
6 1 (1.52%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (48.48%) MySQL
2 27 (40.91%) DB2
3 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.06%) RDBMS
3 4 (6.06%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (25.76%) JUnit
1 17 (25.76%) Eclipse
1 17 (25.76%) Subversion
2 13 (19.70%) Rational Application Developer
2 13 (19.70%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 8 (12.12%) Ant
4 4 (6.06%) Maven
4 4 (6.06%) Log4j
General
1 8 (12.12%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (25.76%) Developer
1 17 (25.76%) Analyst
1 17 (25.76%) Support Analyst
1 17 (25.76%) Java Developer
2 15 (22.73%) Consultant
3 14 (21.21%) Operations Analyst
3 14 (21.21%) Operations Support Analyst
4 13 (19.70%) Java Consultant
4 13 (19.70%) Systems Administrator
4 13 (19.70%) Support Consultant
4 13 (19.70%) Administrator
5 9 (13.64%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 9 (13.64%) UNIX Administrator
6 5 (7.58%) UNIX Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Middleware Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Architect
8 3 (4.55%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (40.91%) JDBC
2 20 (30.30%) HTML
2 20 (30.30%) XML
3 17 (25.76%) CSS
3 17 (25.76%) JMS
3 17 (25.76%) Struts
3 17 (25.76%) Web Services
3 17 (25.76%) Spring
3 17 (25.76%) REST
4 14 (21.21%) WebSphere MQ
5 13 (19.70%) JSP
5 13 (19.70%) XHTML
5 13 (19.70%) JSTL
5 13 (19.70%) Spring MVC
6 9 (13.64%) J2EE
7 5 (7.58%) Middleware
8 4 (6.06%) Hibernate
8 4 (6.06%) XSLT
8 4 (6.06%) Servlets
8 4 (6.06%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) HP Superdome
1 7 (10.61%) Clustering
2 4 (6.06%) Web 2.0
3 3 (4.55%) PKI
3 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 60 (90.91%) UNIX
2 55 (83.33%) Linux
3 44 (66.67%) AIX
4 35 (53.03%) Windows
5 20 (30.30%) HPUX
6 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.79%) Problem Management
2 17 (25.76%) ITIL
2 17 (25.76%) Content Management
3 15 (22.73%) Performance Monitoring
4 13 (19.70%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (19.70%) Web Development
4 13 (19.70%) MVC
4 13 (19.70%) RAD
5 12 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (15.15%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (13.64%) Business Continuity
8 8 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (12.12%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (10.61%) High Availability
10 6 (9.09%) Change Management
11 5 (7.58%) Service Delivery
11 5 (7.58%) Migration
12 4 (6.06%) E-Commerce
12 4 (6.06%) OO
13 3 (4.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 39 (59.09%) Java
2 37 (56.06%) SQL
3 35 (53.03%) Perl
4 27 (40.91%) Bash Shell
5 20 (30.30%) Shell Script
5 20 (30.30%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.58%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 4 (6.06%) XPath
7 4 (6.06%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (21.21%) Sun Certification
1 14 (21.21%) SC Cleared
1 14 (21.21%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.52%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (12.12%) Samba
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (4.55%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (3.03%) NFS
3 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.52%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.52%) XenApp
4 1 (1.52%) Veritas File System
4 1 (1.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.52%) vSphere
4 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (4.55%) Tivoli
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (4.55%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (3.03%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (3.03%) Legato
3 1 (1.52%) Nagios
3 1 (1.52%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 56 (84.85%) Oracle
2 36 (54.55%) IBM
3 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
4 15 (22.73%) Sun
5 12 (18.18%) HP
6 4 (6.06%) EMC
6 4 (6.06%) Interwoven
7 3 (4.55%) Symantec
7 3 (4.55%) VMware
8 2 (3.03%) Cisco
8 2 (3.03%) Juniper
8 2 (3.03%) Hitachi
8 2 (3.03%) Veritas
8 2 (3.03%) Sybase
8 2 (3.03%) Dell
9 1 (1.52%) SAP
9 1 (1.52%) Citrix
9 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.52%) Remedy
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