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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 82 88 106
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +18
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 4 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.51% 1.09% 0.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.83% 3.13% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 6
Median salary £43,750 £31,500 £56,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -44.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,700 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,300 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.60% -4.44%
Solaris
South East

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
219 383 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 27.86% 34.79% 31.88%
Number of salaries quoted 186 327 338
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £54,250
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
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 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 4 £43,750 -
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) UML
2 4 (80.00%) OOA/OOD
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 4 (80.00%) XHTML
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) ECMAScript
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) SOAP
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) XSLT
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (80.00%) 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 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) NAS
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Installations Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Presales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) SOAP
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) XHTML
1 4 (80.00%) XML
1 4 (80.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Change Control
1 4 (80.00%) Functional Testing
1 4 (80.00%) OO
1 4 (80.00%) OOA/OOD
1 4 (80.00%) Open Source
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (80.00%) UML
1 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) ECMAScript
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
1 4 (80.00%) VB
1 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (40.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) Brocade
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Sun
3 1 (20.00%) VMware