The table below looks at the statistics 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 87 77 75
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 8 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.76% 1.81% 1.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.88% 6.27% 7.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 16
Average salary - £55,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Solaris
Buckinghamshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
206 303 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 19.69% 28.88% 23.22%
Number of salaries quoted 157 228 186
Average salary £35,250 £36,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.08% -8.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,600 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 15 (100.00%) Unix
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) VMware
3 12 (80.00%) Oracle
4 11 (73.33%) AIX
4 11 (73.33%) SQL
4 11 (73.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (73.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
7 8 (53.33%) Clustering
7 8 (53.33%) NetApp
7 8 (53.33%) Project Management
8 7 (46.67%) Linux
9 6 (40.00%) Change Management
9 6 (40.00%) High Availability
10 5 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (33.33%) GPFS
10 5 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (33.33%) HACMP
10 5 (33.33%) MS Visio
11 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
11 4 (26.67%) SAN
11 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
12 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
12 3 (20.00%) Firewall
12 3 (20.00%) Ajax
12 3 (20.00%) Internet
12 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (20.00%) N-Tier

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) JBoss
1 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (33.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) SAN
2 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) Internet
3 2 (13.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (20.00%) OLTP
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
1 8 (53.33%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) Unix Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Solaris Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) AIX Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) C++ Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) IT Risk Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
5 1 (6.67%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Virtualisation Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Ajax
2 2 (13.33%) Ext JS
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) JSON
2 2 (13.33%) Middleware
2 2 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Clustering
2 5 (33.33%) HACMP
3 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
4 3 (20.00%) N-Tier
5 2 (13.33%) Mainframe
6 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Unix
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
3 11 (73.33%) AIX
3 11 (73.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
5 7 (46.67%) Linux
6 2 (13.33%) SUSE
7 1 (6.67%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (53.33%) Project Management
3 6 (40.00%) Change Management
3 6 (40.00%) High Availability
4 5 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (13.33%) Multithreading
7 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
7 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) C++
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) AWK
3 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (33.33%) GPFS
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Data Guard
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) VMware
2 12 (80.00%) Oracle
3 8 (53.33%) NetApp
4 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
5 3 (20.00%) Intel
6 2 (13.33%) Sencha
6 2 (13.33%) Sybase
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.67%) Unisys