The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 42 55 58
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 0.95% 0.26% 0.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.80% 0.69% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £62,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Solaris
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
107 145 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 33.75% 37.47% 35.88%
Number of salaries quoted 89 124 129
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Solaris
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Newbury

Solaris
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) JBoss
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Billing
2 2 (66.67%) Supplier Management
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Siebel
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle BRM
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Java

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 3 (100.00%) JBoss
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle BRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (66.67%) Billing
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Siebel