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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 83 88 57
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -31
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 67 51 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.70% 2.41% 4.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.97% 7.39% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 28 42 68
Average salary £50,250 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £45,000 £31,675
10% offered a salary of more than £60,300 £59,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Operating Systems Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
672 690 900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 27.10% 32.56% 33.78%
Number of salaries quoted 551 514 688
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £21,500 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 28 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 28 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 +12 37 £57,500 - 3
Rickmansworth -4 10 £45,000 -17.43%
Hemel Hempstead -14 6 £60,000 +26.31%
Borehamwood +2 1 £40,000 +73.91% 1
Solaris
East of England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 87 (72.50%) UNIX
2 81 (67.50%) Linux
3 75 (62.50%) Oracle
4 66 (55.00%) J2EE
5 65 (54.17%) Java
6 63 (52.50%) Finance
7 62 (51.67%) IBM
8 61 (50.83%) Middleware
8 61 (50.83%) Windows
9 60 (50.00%) SQL
10 59 (49.17%) HTTP
11 57 (47.50%) WebSphere
12 51 (42.50%) AIX
13 49 (40.83%) Microsoft
14 48 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
14 48 (40.00%) Retail
15 47 (39.17%) Manufacturing
15 47 (39.17%) DB2
16 46 (38.33%) E-Commerce
17 45 (37.50%) JDBC
18 44 (36.67%) Tomcat
19 43 (35.83%) MQSeries
20 42 (35.00%) IIS
20 42 (35.00%) IBM HTTP Server
21 39 (32.50%) Perl
22 38 (31.67%) MS Office
22 38 (31.67%) FTP
23 34 (28.33%) ITIL
24 33 (27.50%) Shell Script
25 29 (24.17%) WebLogic

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 57 (47.50%) WebSphere
2 48 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 44 (36.67%) Tomcat
4 43 (35.83%) MQSeries
5 42 (35.00%) IIS
5 42 (35.00%) IBM HTTP Server
6 29 (24.17%) WebLogic
7 23 (19.17%) Apache
8 14 (11.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 6 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (2.50%) iPlanet
10 3 (2.50%) Tuxedo
10 3 (2.50%) GlassFish
11 2 (1.67%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 38 (31.67%) MS Office
2 10 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.83%) MS Project
4 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (5.00%) Tridion
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (49.17%) HTTP
2 38 (31.67%) FTP
3 12 (10.00%) 4G
3 12 (10.00%) SAN
3 12 (10.00%) SS7
3 12 (10.00%) SIGTRAN
4 10 (8.33%) LDAP
4 10 (8.33%) DNS
5 8 (6.67%) Internet
6 6 (5.00%) SSL
7 5 (4.17%) TCP/IP
8 4 (3.33%) SSH
8 4 (3.33%) NAS
9 3 (2.50%) OpenVPN
9 3 (2.50%) HSRP
9 3 (2.50%) VPN
9 3 (2.50%) WLAN
9 3 (2.50%) WAN
9 3 (2.50%) DHCP
9 3 (2.50%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (39.17%) DB2
2 8 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 8 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.17%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.67%) MySQL
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.83%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 15 (12.50%) Ant
2 9 (7.50%) JUnit
3 8 (6.67%) Subversion
3 8 (6.67%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 8 (6.67%) Eclipse
4 6 (5.00%) Log4j
5 2 (1.67%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 63 (52.50%) Finance
2 48 (40.00%) Retail
3 47 (39.17%) Manufacturing
4 16 (13.33%) Telecoms
5 6 (5.00%) Banking
6 5 (4.17%) Marketing
7 1 (0.83%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 46 (38.33%) Analyst
2 37 (30.83%) Support Analyst
3 36 (30.00%) Operations Analyst
3 36 (30.00%) Operations Support Analyst
4 17 (14.17%) Junior
4 17 (14.17%) Junior Support Analyst
4 17 (14.17%) Junior Analyst
5 16 (13.33%) Middleware Engineer
6 12 (10.00%) Architect
7 11 (9.17%) Test Engineer
7 11 (9.17%) Senior Test Engineer
8 9 (7.50%) Developer
9 8 (6.67%) Java Developer
10 7 (5.83%) Capacity Analyst
10 7 (5.83%) Performance Analyst
10 7 (5.83%) UNIX Engineer
10 7 (5.83%) Consultant
11 5 (4.17%) IT Infrastructure Manager
11 5 (4.17%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
11 5 (4.17%) Senior UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (55.00%) J2EE
2 61 (50.83%) Middleware
3 45 (37.50%) JDBC
4 9 (7.50%) HTML
4 9 (7.50%) XML
5 8 (6.67%) JSTL
5 8 (6.67%) Struts
5 8 (6.67%) JSP
5 8 (6.67%) JMS
5 8 (6.67%) XHTML
6 7 (5.83%) XSLT
6 7 (5.83%) EJB
7 6 (5.00%) XMLBeans
7 6 (5.00%) Ajax
7 6 (5.00%) Servlets
8 5 (4.17%) Web Services
9 4 (3.33%) .NET
10 3 (2.50%) WebSphere MQ
10 3 (2.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 2 (1.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.17%) PKI
2 6 (5.00%) Web 2.0
3 3 (2.50%) Symmetrix DMX
3 3 (2.50%) Open Source
3 3 (2.50%) Celerra
3 3 (2.50%) Replication
3 3 (2.50%) CLARiiON
3 3 (2.50%) Symmetrix
4 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 87 (72.50%) UNIX
2 81 (67.50%) Linux
3 61 (50.83%) Windows
4 51 (42.50%) AIX
5 11 (9.17%) HPUX
6 4 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.50%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.83%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.83%) CentOS
8 1 (0.83%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (38.33%) E-Commerce
2 34 (28.33%) ITIL
3 26 (21.67%) Problem Management
4 15 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 11 (9.17%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (7.50%) SOA
6 9 (7.50%) Project Management
7 8 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (6.67%) Content Management
7 8 (6.67%) RAD
7 8 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (5.00%) Service Delivery
8 6 (5.00%) Migration
8 6 (5.00%) Operations Management
8 6 (5.00%) UML
8 6 (5.00%) OO
9 5 (4.17%) PRINCE2
9 5 (4.17%) Performance Testing
10 4 (3.33%) Change Management
10 4 (3.33%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 65 (54.17%) Java
2 60 (50.00%) SQL
3 39 (32.50%) Perl
4 33 (27.50%) Shell Script
5 28 (23.33%) Bash Shell
6 16 (13.33%) Python
7 13 (10.83%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 12 (10.00%) Erlang
9 8 (6.67%) AWK
9 8 (6.67%) JavaScript
10 6 (5.00%) XPath
11 5 (4.17%) VBA
11 5 (4.17%) Korn
12 3 (2.50%) Bourne shell
12 3 (2.50%) C-shell
12 3 (2.50%) PL/SQL
12 3 (2.50%) Jython
13 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (13.33%) Degree
2 5 (4.17%) PMP
2 5 (4.17%) PMI Certification
3 4 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.50%) CCNP
4 3 (2.50%) Sun Certification
4 3 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.50%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.67%) CCNA
6 1 (0.83%) RHCE
6 1 (0.83%) HND
6 1 (0.83%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (4.17%) vSphere
4 4 (3.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 4 (3.33%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 4 (3.33%) Veritas File System
5 3 (2.50%) XenApp
5 3 (2.50%) SRDF
5 3 (2.50%) Active Directory
5 3 (2.50%) ISA Server
5 3 (2.50%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.83%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.83%) Samba
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 13 (10.83%) Tivoli
2 6 (5.00%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (3.33%) NetBackup
3 4 (3.33%) OpenView
4 3 (2.50%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (2.50%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (2.50%) BMC Performance Manager
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 75 (62.50%) Oracle
2 62 (51.67%) IBM
3 49 (40.83%) Microsoft
4 22 (18.33%) Sun
5 21 (17.50%) VMware
6 17 (14.17%) Cisco
7 14 (11.67%) HP
8 12 (10.00%) EMC
9 9 (7.50%) BMC
10 8 (6.67%) Red Hat
10 8 (6.67%) Symantec
11 7 (5.83%) Veritas
12 6 (5.00%) ATG
12 6 (5.00%) Blue Martini
12 6 (5.00%) Sybase
12 6 (5.00%) Hitachi
12 6 (5.00%) Interwoven
12 6 (5.00%) Citrix
12 6 (5.00%) Elastic Path
13 5 (4.17%) JBoss
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