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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 86 96 72
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -24
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 12 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.90% 0.49% 1.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.82% 1.85% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 20
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £36,900 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,400 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
314 325 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 23.68% 26.40% 27.26%
Number of salaries quoted 243 297 244
Average salary £42,000 £38,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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 18 April 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 23 (82.14%) Oracle
2 21 (75.00%) Linux
3 15 (53.57%) UNIX
4 11 (39.29%) Finance
5 10 (35.71%) SAP
5 10 (35.71%) TCP/IP
5 10 (35.71%) Red Hat
6 9 (32.14%) ERP
6 9 (32.14%) Windows
6 9 (32.14%) VMware
7 8 (28.57%) Project Management
7 8 (28.57%) Incident Management
7 8 (28.57%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 8 (28.57%) Problem Management
7 8 (28.57%) AIX
7 8 (28.57%) HPUX
7 8 (28.57%) VPN
7 8 (28.57%) SAP R/3
7 8 (28.57%) NFS
7 8 (28.57%) Remedy
8 7 (25.00%) Sun
8 7 (25.00%) Web Services
8 7 (25.00%) Oracle Database
9 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (17.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 5 (17.86%) Cobbler
10 5 (17.86%) Bash Shell
10 5 (17.86%) YUM
10 5 (17.86%) JBoss

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (17.86%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.14%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.57%) Apache
Business Applications
1 8 (28.57%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 8 (28.57%) SAP R/3
2 2 (7.14%) SAP CRM
2 2 (7.14%) Nortel Periphonics
2 2 (7.14%) SAP SRM
3 1 (3.57%) SunGard Martini
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) TCP/IP
2 8 (28.57%) VPN
3 5 (17.86%) SAN
4 3 (10.71%) PBX
4 3 (10.71%) HTTP
4 3 (10.71%) CTI
5 1 (3.57%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (7.14%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Maven
1 2 (7.14%) Ant
1 2 (7.14%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle APEX
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Financial Institution
2 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Administrator
1 9 (32.14%) Systems Administrator
1 9 (32.14%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 9 (32.14%) UNIX Administrator
2 8 (28.57%) Incident Manager
2 8 (28.57%) Major Incident Manager
3 5 (17.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (17.86%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (14.29%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 4 (14.29%) Solaris Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) UNIX Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) UNIX Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) SAP Basis Support
6 2 (7.14%) SAP Support
7 1 (3.57%) SAP Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Voice Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) Web Services
2 5 (17.86%) VXML
2 5 (17.86%) Middleware
3 3 (10.71%) HTML
3 3 (10.71%) XML
3 3 (10.71%) JSON
3 3 (10.71%) Ajax
4 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
4 2 (7.14%) SAP XI
4 2 (7.14%) SAP Basis
4 2 (7.14%) Spring
4 2 (7.14%) Dojo
4 2 (7.14%) DHTML
4 2 (7.14%) J2EE
4 2 (7.14%) EJB
4 2 (7.14%) CSS
4 2 (7.14%) JDBC
4 2 (7.14%) JSP
4 2 (7.14%) Servlets
4 2 (7.14%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) IVR
1 5 (17.86%) Clustering
2 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (7.14%) HACMP
4 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Linux
2 15 (53.57%) UNIX
3 9 (32.14%) Windows
4 8 (28.57%) AIX
4 8 (28.57%) HPUX
5 6 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (14.29%) SUSE
6 4 (14.29%) Debian
6 4 (14.29%) VMS
7 1 (3.57%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) ERP
2 8 (28.57%) Project Management
2 8 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 8 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 4 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.14%) Use Case
5 2 (7.14%) ITIL
5 2 (7.14%) UML
5 2 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (7.14%) OO
5 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.14%) CRM
5 2 (7.14%) SOA
5 2 (7.14%) Software Architecture
6 1 (3.57%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.57%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) Bash Shell
1 5 (17.86%) Perl
1 5 (17.86%) Shell Script
2 4 (14.29%) AWK
2 4 (14.29%) Python
3 3 (10.71%) SQL
3 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.14%) Java
4 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.14%) CTC Cleared
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) NFS
2 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (17.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Cobbler
1 5 (17.86%) YUM
1 5 (17.86%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 4 (14.29%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 23 (82.14%) Oracle
2 10 (35.71%) SAP
2 10 (35.71%) Red Hat
3 9 (32.14%) VMware
4 8 (28.57%) Remedy
5 7 (25.00%) Sun
6 5 (17.86%) JBoss
6 5 (17.86%) Nortel
6 5 (17.86%) Avaya
6 5 (17.86%) Genesys
6 5 (17.86%) Veritas
6 5 (17.86%) Symantec
6 5 (17.86%) IBM
7 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.57%) Sencha
8 1 (3.57%) Rogue Wave
8 1 (3.57%) Unisys
8 1 (3.57%) SunGard
8 1 (3.57%) Sybase
8 1 (3.57%) ION Trading