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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 69 76 79
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 24 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.11% 0.54% 0.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.84% 1.90% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 4
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
306 263 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 26.87% 28.56% 25.44%
Number of salaries quoted 252 227 202
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 1 September 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (81.82%) Oracle
3 26 (78.79%) Windows
4 24 (72.73%) UNIX
4 24 (72.73%) Finance
5 23 (69.70%) SQL
6 20 (60.61%) SQL Server
7 18 (54.55%) Sybase
8 17 (51.52%) ITIL
9 16 (48.48%) AIX
10 14 (42.42%) XML
10 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
10 14 (42.42%) HTML
10 14 (42.42%) HTTP
10 14 (42.42%) Ajax
10 14 (42.42%) JSON
11 12 (36.36%) Multithreading
11 12 (36.36%) C++
11 12 (36.36%) Visual Studio
12 11 (33.33%) Oracle Database
13 10 (30.30%) VMware
14 9 (27.27%) Sencha
15 8 (24.24%) Capacity Planning
15 8 (24.24%) PL/SQL
15 8 (24.24%) Red Hat
15 8 (24.24%) HP
16 7 (21.21%) Release Management
16 7 (21.21%) Ext JS
16 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
17 6 (18.18%) Data Guard

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (12.12%) WebLogic
1 4 (12.12%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 14 (42.42%) HTTP
2 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.06%) SAN
3 2 (6.06%) Firewall
4 1 (3.03%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (60.61%) SQL Server
2 11 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 6 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 6 (18.18%) RDBMS
3 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (18.18%) DB2
4 2 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.06%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.06%) Maven
2 2 (6.06%) Ant
General
1 24 (72.73%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Legal
3 2 (6.06%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) C++ Developer
3 9 (27.27%) DBA
3 9 (27.27%) Oracle DBA
4 8 (24.24%) Administrator
4 8 (24.24%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 8 (24.24%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (24.24%) UNIX Administrator
4 8 (24.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 8 (24.24%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (18.18%) Solaris Administrator
5 6 (18.18%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 4 (12.12%) Senior DBA
7 3 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (9.09%) SQL DBA
8 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
9 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) HTML
1 14 (42.42%) XML
1 14 (42.42%) Ajax
1 14 (42.42%) JSON
2 7 (21.21%) Ext JS
3 2 (6.06%) DHTML
3 2 (6.06%) Dojo
3 2 (6.06%) JMS
3 2 (6.06%) Hibernate
3 2 (6.06%) Spring
3 2 (6.06%) J2EE
3 2 (6.06%) EJB
3 2 (6.06%) CSS
3 2 (6.06%) JDBC
3 2 (6.06%) JSP
3 2 (6.06%) Servlets
3 2 (6.06%) Struts
3 2 (6.06%) Web Services
4 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
1 6 (18.18%) LPAR
2 2 (6.06%) Clustering
3 1 (3.03%) HACMP
3 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (78.79%) Windows
3 24 (72.73%) UNIX
4 16 (48.48%) AIX
5 5 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (12.12%) HPUX
7 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (6.06%) SUSE
8 2 (6.06%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) ITIL
2 12 (36.36%) Multithreading
3 8 (24.24%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (21.21%) Release Management
5 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 6 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (18.18%) Validation
5 6 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (12.12%) SOA
7 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.06%) Use Case
8 2 (6.06%) Project Management
8 2 (6.06%) Network Architecture
8 2 (6.06%) Software Architecture
8 2 (6.06%) Migration
8 2 (6.06%) Programme Management
8 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
8 2 (6.06%) UML
8 2 (6.06%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (6.06%) OO
Programming Languages
1 23 (69.70%) SQL
2 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
3 12 (36.36%) C++
4 8 (24.24%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.06%) Java
5 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (12.12%) KVM
4 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
5 2 (6.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (3.03%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) Data Guard
2 2 (6.06%) YUM
2 2 (6.06%) Cobbler
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (6.06%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 27 (81.82%) Oracle
2 18 (54.55%) Sybase
3 10 (30.30%) VMware
4 9 (27.27%) Sencha
5 8 (24.24%) Red Hat
5 8 (24.24%) HP
6 6 (18.18%) Cisco
7 4 (12.12%) IBM
8 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 3 (9.09%) Citrix
9 2 (6.06%) NetApp
9 2 (6.06%) Veritas
9 2 (6.06%) EMC
9 2 (6.06%) JBoss
9 2 (6.06%) Symantec
9 2 (6.06%) ION Trading
9 2 (6.06%) Brocade
9 2 (6.06%) Rogue Wave
9 2 (6.06%) 3PAR
10 1 (3.03%) Computacenter