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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 44 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 8 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 2.12% - 1.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.02% - 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 8
Average salary £47,250 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £43,050 - £33,725
10% offered a salary of more than £51,450 - £40,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-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
133 159 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 35.19% 34.12% 30.13%
Number of salaries quoted 110 119 118
Average salary £42,500 £31,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% -25.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £55,000 £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 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 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) UNIX
3 6 (60.00%) Wireshark
3 6 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (50.00%) Test Planning
4 5 (50.00%) Diameter Protocol
4 5 (50.00%) SIGTRAN
4 5 (50.00%) SS7
4 5 (50.00%) Validation
4 5 (50.00%) GSM
5 4 (40.00%) SMPP
5 4 (40.00%) TCAP
5 4 (40.00%) SCCP
5 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (40.00%) Electronics
5 4 (40.00%) GPRS
6 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (30.00%) Firewall
6 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (30.00%) SLA
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (20.00%) Intel
7 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (20.00%) Internet
7 2 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (20.00%) Nagios
7 2 (20.00%) DNS
7 2 (20.00%) Apache
7 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
7 2 (20.00%) Python

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 2 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Wireshark
2 5 (50.00%) SIGTRAN
2 5 (50.00%) GSM
2 5 (50.00%) SS7
2 5 (50.00%) Diameter Protocol
3 4 (40.00%) GPRS
3 4 (40.00%) SMPP
3 4 (40.00%) TCAP
3 4 (40.00%) SCCP
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (20.00%) LDAP
5 2 (20.00%) DNS
5 2 (20.00%) Internet
5 2 (20.00%) GGSN
5 2 (20.00%) SGSN
5 2 (20.00%) LTE
6 1 (10.00%) MGW
6 1 (10.00%) NAS
6 1 (10.00%) 4G
General
1 4 (40.00%) Electronics
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Network Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) Support Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) UNIX
3 2 (20.00%) SUSE
3 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (20.00%) CentOS
4 1 (10.00%) BlackBerry OS
4 1 (10.00%) Android
4 1 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Validation
1 5 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Management
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) SIEM
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Perl
1 2 (20.00%) Python
1 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (20.00%) logstash
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (20.00%) Nagios
2 2 (20.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Intel
1 2 (20.00%) Sophos
1 2 (20.00%) Websense
1 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) Symantec
2 1 (10.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (10.00%) Qualys
2 1 (10.00%) F5
2 1 (10.00%) LogRhythm
2 1 (10.00%) Juniper
2 1 (10.00%) Symbian
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco