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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 96 90 103
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 10 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.72% 0.77% 0.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.32% 3.33% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 5
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £42,000 £36,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,400 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year
- +1.69%
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
301 300 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 21.81% 23.18% 27.65%
Number of salaries quoted 229 235 310
Average salary £35,500 £42,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.47% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 27 April 2015.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 27 (96.43%) Linux
2 26 (92.86%) UNIX
3 21 (75.00%) Windows
4 19 (67.86%) AIX
5 16 (57.14%) SLA
6 15 (53.57%) Shell Script
6 15 (53.57%) Clustering
7 13 (46.43%) Change Management
7 13 (46.43%) Capacity Planning
7 13 (46.43%) Performance Analysis
8 12 (42.86%) Supplier Management
8 12 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (39.29%) Mainframe
10 10 (35.71%) Finance
11 9 (32.14%) Red Hat
12 8 (28.57%) VMware
13 7 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (21.43%) HPUX
15 5 (17.86%) ITIL
15 5 (17.86%) Oracle
15 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
15 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
15 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
15 5 (17.86%) Time Management
16 4 (14.29%) Degree
16 4 (14.29%) Line Management
16 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
16 4 (14.29%) Information Management
16 4 (14.29%) Project Management
16 4 (14.29%) Intel

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 2 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (7.14%) WebLogic
1 2 (7.14%) JBoss
1 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.57%) SAN
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Spanish Language
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Administrator
1 14 (50.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (7.14%) Senior C++ Developer
3 2 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Solutions Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 2 (7.14%) C++ Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Implementation Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (3.57%) Project Leader
4 1 (3.57%) Service Manager
4 1 (3.57%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Technical Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) HTML
1 2 (7.14%) XML
1 2 (7.14%) Middleware
1 2 (7.14%) Ajax
1 2 (7.14%) JSON
1 2 (7.14%) Ext JS
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 15 (53.57%) Clustering
2 11 (39.29%) Mainframe
3 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (96.43%) Linux
2 26 (92.86%) UNIX
3 21 (75.00%) Windows
4 19 (67.86%) AIX
5 7 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (21.43%) HPUX
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.57%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Change Management
1 13 (46.43%) Capacity Planning
1 13 (46.43%) Performance Analysis
2 12 (42.86%) Supplier Management
2 12 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (17.86%) ITIL
3 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
3 5 (17.86%) Time Management
4 4 (14.29%) Project Management
4 4 (14.29%) Information Management
4 4 (14.29%) Line Management
5 2 (7.14%) Capacity Management
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.14%) OpenUP
5 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Service Management
5 2 (7.14%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.57%) QMS
6 1 (3.57%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) Shell Script
2 3 (10.71%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.14%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (57.14%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.57%) Xen
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Red Hat
2 8 (28.57%) VMware
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle
4 4 (14.29%) Intel
4 4 (14.29%) Citrix
5 2 (7.14%) Sybase
5 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.14%) HP
5 2 (7.14%) EMC
5 2 (7.14%) Sencha
6 1 (3.57%) Brocade
6 1 (3.57%) 3PAR
6 1 (3.57%) IBM
6 1 (3.57%) NetApp
6 1 (3.57%) Veritas