The first table below looks at the demand for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 73 78 73
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 25 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.16% 1.27% 1.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.65% 4.15% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 13
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £37,300
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Operating Systems Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
327 337 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 28.26% 30.58% 25.26%
Number of salaries quoted 263 284 213
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Solaris
Buckinghamshire

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Solaris
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 33 (94.29%) Linux
2 29 (82.86%) Oracle
3 25 (71.43%) Windows
3 25 (71.43%) Finance
4 24 (68.57%) UNIX
5 22 (62.86%) SQL
6 19 (54.29%) SQL Server
7 17 (48.57%) Sybase
8 16 (45.71%) AIX
9 15 (42.86%) ITIL
10 13 (37.14%) XML
10 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
10 13 (37.14%) HTML
10 13 (37.14%) HTTP
10 13 (37.14%) Ajax
10 13 (37.14%) JSON
11 12 (34.29%) Oracle Database
12 11 (31.43%) Red Hat
12 11 (31.43%) C++
12 11 (31.43%) Visual Studio
12 11 (31.43%) Multithreading
12 11 (31.43%) VMware
13 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (25.71%) Sencha
14 8 (22.86%) PL/SQL
15 7 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
15 7 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
15 7 (20.00%) Release Management
15 7 (20.00%) Ext JS
15 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 4 (11.43%) WebLogic
1 4 (11.43%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Nortel Periphonics
2 1 (2.86%) SunGard Martini
Communications & Networking
1 13 (37.14%) HTTP
2 2 (5.71%) SAN
2 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.86%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (54.29%) SQL Server
2 12 (34.29%) Oracle Database
3 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (17.14%) DB2
4 6 (17.14%) RDBMS
4 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (5.71%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.71%) Maven
2 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.71%) Ant
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle APEX
General
1 25 (71.43%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Legal
3 5 (14.29%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Developer
2 11 (31.43%) Systems Administrator
2 11 (31.43%) Administrator
2 11 (31.43%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 11 (31.43%) UNIX Administrator
3 10 (28.57%) C++ Developer
3 10 (28.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 10 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
4 9 (25.71%) Oracle DBA
4 9 (25.71%) DBA
5 7 (20.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 7 (20.00%) Solaris Administrator
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 4 (11.43%) Senior DBA
7 3 (8.57%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (8.57%) SQL DBA
8 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.71%) UNIX Systems Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) UNIX Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (37.14%) XML
1 13 (37.14%) HTML
1 13 (37.14%) Ajax
1 13 (37.14%) JSON
2 7 (20.00%) Ext JS
3 4 (11.43%) Web Services
4 2 (5.71%) Hibernate
4 2 (5.71%) Spring
4 2 (5.71%) Dojo
4 2 (5.71%) JMS
4 2 (5.71%) VXML
4 2 (5.71%) EJB
4 2 (5.71%) CSS
4 2 (5.71%) JDBC
4 2 (5.71%) JSP
4 2 (5.71%) Servlets
4 2 (5.71%) Struts
4 2 (5.71%) DHTML
4 2 (5.71%) J2EE
5 1 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) LPAR
1 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
2 4 (11.43%) Clustering
3 2 (5.71%) IVR
3 2 (5.71%) HACMP
4 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 33 (94.29%) Linux
2 25 (71.43%) Windows
3 24 (68.57%) UNIX
4 16 (45.71%) AIX
5 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (11.43%) HPUX
7 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (8.57%) VMS
7 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (8.57%) SUSE
8 1 (2.86%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) ITIL
2 11 (31.43%) Multithreading
3 7 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (20.00%) Release Management
4 6 (17.14%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (17.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (17.14%) Validation
4 6 (17.14%) Configuration Management
5 4 (11.43%) SOA
6 3 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (8.57%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.71%) Software Architecture
7 2 (5.71%) High Availability
7 2 (5.71%) Use Case
7 2 (5.71%) UML
7 2 (5.71%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (5.71%) OO
8 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.86%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) SQL
2 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
3 11 (31.43%) C++
4 8 (22.86%) PL/SQL
5 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.71%) Java
6 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.86%) Perl
7 1 (2.86%) Python
7 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.86%) AWK
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (11.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (11.43%) KVM
4 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (5.71%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) Data Guard
2 4 (11.43%) Cobbler
2 4 (11.43%) YUM
2 4 (11.43%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 29 (82.86%) Oracle
2 17 (48.57%) Sybase
3 11 (31.43%) Red Hat
3 11 (31.43%) VMware
4 9 (25.71%) Sencha
5 6 (17.14%) HP
5 6 (17.14%) Cisco
6 4 (11.43%) IBM
6 4 (11.43%) Veritas
6 4 (11.43%) Symantec
7 3 (8.57%) Citrix
7 3 (8.57%) Rogue Wave
8 2 (5.71%) ION Trading
8 2 (5.71%) Avaya
8 2 (5.71%) Genesys
8 2 (5.71%) Sun
8 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
8 2 (5.71%) Nortel
8 2 (5.71%) JBoss
9 1 (2.86%) SunGard
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 50-60k
Posted: 3 days ago