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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 112 93 45
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -48
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 31 43 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.50% 2.06% 5.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.73% 6.81% 16.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 119
Average salary £45,000 £50,775 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.37% -15.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,600 £41,800
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £62,500 £68,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,164 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.25% -4.08%
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
656 631 847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 31.66% 30.18% 31.56%
Number of salaries quoted 537 517 689
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £50,610
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +3 24 £45,000 -
Rickmansworth -10 3 - - 1
Solaris
East of England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 64 (75.29%) UNIX
2 55 (64.71%) Linux
3 46 (54.12%) Oracle
4 44 (51.76%) Java
4 44 (51.76%) SQL
5 38 (44.71%) AIX
6 37 (43.53%) J2EE
7 35 (41.18%) IBM
7 35 (41.18%) Microsoft
7 35 (41.18%) WebSphere
8 33 (38.82%) Finance
9 32 (37.65%) Windows
9 32 (37.65%) WebSphere Application Server
10 31 (36.47%) JDBC
10 31 (36.47%) Tomcat
10 31 (36.47%) HTTP
10 31 (36.47%) Sun
11 29 (34.12%) E-Commerce
11 29 (34.12%) MQSeries
11 29 (34.12%) Perl
11 29 (34.12%) Retail
12 28 (32.94%) Middleware
13 24 (28.24%) XML
14 22 (25.88%) Web Services
14 22 (25.88%) JavaScript
14 22 (25.88%) HPUX
14 22 (25.88%) Spring
15 21 (24.71%) Subversion
15 21 (24.71%) Degree
15 21 (24.71%) DB2

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (41.18%) WebSphere
2 32 (37.65%) WebSphere Application Server
3 31 (36.47%) Tomcat
4 29 (34.12%) MQSeries
5 19 (22.35%) IIS
5 19 (22.35%) IBM HTTP Server
6 14 (16.47%) WebLogic
7 10 (11.76%) Adobe CQ
8 8 (9.41%) Apache
9 7 (8.24%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (3.53%) MS Exchange
10 3 (3.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 2 (2.35%) JBoss
12 1 (1.18%) iPlanet
12 1 (1.18%) Tuxedo
12 1 (1.18%) GlassFish
Applications
1 19 (22.35%) MS Excel
2 17 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.18%) SaaS
2 1 (1.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (36.47%) HTTP
2 18 (21.18%) FTP
3 16 (18.82%) SAN
4 13 (15.29%) Internet
5 10 (11.76%) LDAP
5 10 (11.76%) IPv4
6 9 (10.59%) NAS
7 6 (7.06%) DNS
8 1 (1.18%) SSL
8 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (24.71%) DB2
2 16 (18.82%) Relational Database
3 14 (16.47%) RDBMS
4 10 (11.76%) MySQL
5 8 (9.41%) Oracle Database
6 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (3.53%) NonStop SQL
8 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (24.71%) Subversion
2 20 (23.53%) Maven
3 12 (14.12%) Ant
4 11 (12.94%) JUnit
4 11 (12.94%) Eclipse
5 10 (11.76%) Log4j
5 10 (11.76%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.18%) Rational Application Developer
6 1 (1.18%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 33 (38.82%) Finance
2 29 (34.12%) Retail
3 17 (20.00%) Banking
4 13 (15.29%) Manufacturing
5 10 (11.76%) Financial Institution
6 6 (7.06%) Marketing
7 5 (5.88%) Games
8 1 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (30.59%) Analyst
2 21 (24.71%) Developer
2 21 (24.71%) Java Developer
3 17 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 16 (18.82%) Operations Analyst
4 16 (18.82%) Operations Support Analyst
5 10 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (11.76%) Senior Developer
6 9 (10.59%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 9 (10.59%) Capacity Analyst
6 9 (10.59%) Performance Analyst
7 8 (9.41%) Infrastructure Manager
7 8 (9.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 8 (9.41%) Project Manager
7 8 (9.41%) Consultant
7 8 (9.41%) Administrator
8 6 (7.06%) Solaris Administrator
9 5 (5.88%) J2EE Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Architect
11 3 (3.53%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (43.53%) J2EE
2 31 (36.47%) JDBC
3 28 (32.94%) Middleware
4 24 (28.24%) XML
5 22 (25.88%) Web Services
5 22 (25.88%) Spring
6 21 (24.71%) Struts
7 20 (23.53%) XSLT
7 20 (23.53%) Servlets
7 20 (23.53%) SOAP
7 20 (23.53%) Hibernate
7 20 (23.53%) jQuery
8 13 (15.29%) JMS
9 12 (14.12%) HTML
9 12 (14.12%) RESTful
10 11 (12.94%) JSP
10 11 (12.94%) CSS
10 11 (12.94%) WebSphere MQ
11 10 (11.76%) JAXB
11 10 (11.76%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) Client/Server
1 10 (11.76%) Web 2.0
1 10 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.53%) AS400
2 3 (3.53%) Tandem
2 3 (3.53%) PKI
2 3 (3.53%) Open Source
3 2 (2.35%) SWIFT
3 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.35%) Online Gambling
4 1 (1.18%) LPAR
4 1 (1.18%) DLPAR
4 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 64 (75.29%) UNIX
2 55 (64.71%) Linux
3 38 (44.71%) AIX
4 32 (37.65%) Windows
5 22 (25.88%) HPUX
6 1 (1.18%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.18%) zOS
6 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.18%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.12%) E-Commerce
2 21 (24.71%) ITIL
3 20 (23.53%) OO
3 20 (23.53%) Problem Management
4 14 (16.47%) Capacity Planning
5 11 (12.94%) MVC
5 11 (12.94%) Content Management
6 10 (11.76%) Test Automation
6 10 (11.76%) Multithreading
6 10 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
7 8 (9.41%) Performance Testing
7 8 (9.41%) PRINCE2
8 7 (8.24%) Project Management
8 7 (8.24%) Software Engineering
9 6 (7.06%) Operations Management
10 5 (5.88%) Migration
10 5 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (4.71%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (3.53%) Resource Management
12 3 (3.53%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 44 (51.76%) Java
1 44 (51.76%) SQL
2 29 (34.12%) Perl
3 22 (25.88%) JavaScript
4 20 (23.53%) Shell Script
4 20 (23.53%) XPath
5 18 (21.18%) Bash Shell
6 11 (12.94%) C
7 10 (11.76%) C++
8 9 (10.59%) VBA
9 8 (9.41%) AWK
9 8 (9.41%) Korn
10 4 (4.71%) PL/SQL
11 3 (3.53%) Python
12 2 (2.35%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 1 (1.18%) Jython
Qualifications
1 21 (24.71%) Sun Certification
1 21 (24.71%) Degree
2 7 (8.24%) PMP
2 7 (8.24%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.53%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.53%) CISSP
4 2 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.35%) CCNP
4 2 (2.35%) CCNA
5 1 (1.18%) ISEB
5 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.18%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (11.76%) VirtualBox
2 4 (4.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (4.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.71%) Samba
3 3 (3.53%) RACF
3 3 (3.53%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (3.53%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 3 (3.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (3.53%) Veritas File System
3 3 (3.53%) ACF2
4 2 (2.35%) Sendmail
4 2 (2.35%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.18%) NFS
5 1 (1.18%) GPFS
5 1 (1.18%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) Tivoli
2 3 (3.53%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 3 (3.53%) Novell Identity Manager
2 3 (3.53%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 3 (3.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (2.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.35%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.18%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.18%) BMC Performance Manager
4 1 (1.18%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 46 (54.12%) Oracle
2 35 (41.18%) IBM
2 35 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 31 (36.47%) Sun
4 17 (20.00%) VMware
5 10 (11.76%) Cisco
5 10 (11.76%) Interwoven
5 10 (11.76%) Veritas
6 7 (8.24%) Citrix
7 4 (4.71%) NetIQ
8 3 (3.53%) Cyber-Ark
8 3 (3.53%) HP
8 3 (3.53%) CA
8 3 (3.53%) Novell
9 2 (2.35%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.35%) TIBCO
9 2 (2.35%) BEA
9 2 (2.35%) BMC
10 1 (1.18%) Juniper
10 1 (1.18%) EMC
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bens + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago