The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
South East / Kent
Rank 78 96 94
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -2
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 11 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.31% 0.91% 1.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.56% 2.99% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 9
Median salary £31,250 - £62,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 - £56,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 - £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Operating Systems Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
198 334 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.57% 30.28% 36.27%
Number of salaries quoted 152 287 320
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Solaris
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Kent region.

Solaris Salary Trend in Kent

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Kent region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Kent

Solaris
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Kent region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chatham - 9 £30,000 -
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing Solaris also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 12 (100.00%) PHP
1 12 (100.00%) Unix
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) UML
2 10 (83.33%) OOA/OOD
2 10 (83.33%) OO
2 10 (83.33%) Oracle9i Database
2 10 (83.33%) XHTML
2 10 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 10 (83.33%) ECMAScript
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) C#
2 10 (83.33%) HTML
2 10 (83.33%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 10 (83.33%) VB
2 10 (83.33%) VB.NET
2 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) Oracle
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 10 (83.33%) CSS
2 10 (83.33%) SOAP
2 10 (83.33%) Web Services
2 10 (83.33%) XML
2 10 (83.33%) XSLT
2 10 (83.33%) Software Testing
2 10 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 10 (83.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle Database
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle9i Database
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) C# Developer
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) .NET Developer
2 7 (58.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Unix Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Unix Scripter
4 1 (8.33%) Unix Scripting Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
1 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 10 (83.33%) CSS
1 10 (83.33%) HTML
1 10 (83.33%) SOAP
1 10 (83.33%) Web Services
1 10 (83.33%) XHTML
1 10 (83.33%) XML
1 10 (83.33%) XSLT
2 2 (16.67%) YAML
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Unix
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Windows 2000 Server
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) AIX
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Change Control
1 10 (83.33%) Functional Testing
1 10 (83.33%) OO
1 10 (83.33%) OOA/OOD
1 10 (83.33%) Open Source
1 10 (83.33%) Software Testing
1 10 (83.33%) UML
1 10 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Contingency Planning
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps
2 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (16.67%) Line Management
2 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) PHP
2 10 (83.33%) C#
2 10 (83.33%) ECMAScript
2 10 (83.33%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 10 (83.33%) VB
2 10 (83.33%) VB.NET
3 7 (58.33%) VBScript
4 2 (16.67%) Perl
4 2 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) Ruby
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Ansible
1 2 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle
1 10 (83.33%) Red Hat