The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 124 112 115
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 7 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.43% 0.83% 0.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.25% 2.95% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 8
Average salary - £43,000 £73,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -41.69%
UK excluding London average salary £41,820 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.06% +5.88%
Solaris
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
561 407 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 34.69% 28.15% 28.22%
Number of salaries quoted 406 337 345
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Solaris
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Solaris
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Abingdon - 5 - -
Banbury - 2 - -
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (94.12%) Unix
3 10 (58.82%) Oracle
3 10 (58.82%) Sun
3 10 (58.82%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (58.82%) Oracle Database
4 9 (52.94%) Relational Database
4 9 (52.94%) BPSS Clearance
4 9 (52.94%) Oracle Database 12c
4 9 (52.94%) Oracle Applications
4 9 (52.94%) Oracle RMAN
4 9 (52.94%) Oracle RAC
4 9 (52.94%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
4 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
4 9 (52.94%) Middleware
4 9 (52.94%) Oracle Discoverer
4 9 (52.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 9 (52.94%) RDBMS
4 9 (52.94%) Hyperion
4 9 (52.94%) SOA
5 8 (47.06%) Capita
5 8 (47.06%) Management Information System
5 8 (47.06%) BBC
5 8 (47.06%) Oracle Exadata
5 8 (47.06%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (47.06%) People Management
6 5 (29.41%) Bash Shell
6 5 (29.41%) Python
6 5 (29.41%) Red Hat

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (17.65%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (52.94%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (47.06%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) BGP
2 3 (17.65%) IPv6
2 3 (17.65%) OSPF
2 3 (17.65%) Wireless
3 1 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (5.88%) HTTP
3 1 (5.88%) LDAP
3 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle Database
2 9 (52.94%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (52.94%) Oracle Database 12c
2 9 (52.94%) Oracle Discoverer
2 9 (52.94%) RDBMS
2 9 (52.94%) Relational Database
3 8 (47.06%) Oracle Exadata
4 3 (17.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) DBA
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle DBA
2 9 (52.94%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 3 (17.65%) Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Network Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Unix Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) QA Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) QA Test Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Quality Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) E-Business Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) Middleware
2 3 (17.65%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) BBC
1 8 (47.06%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (94.12%) Unix
3 3 (17.65%) CentOS
3 3 (17.65%) Debian
3 3 (17.65%) Windows
4 2 (11.76%) AIX
4 2 (11.76%) HPUX
4 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
5 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) SOA
2 8 (47.06%) People Management
3 3 (17.65%) Change Control
3 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
3 3 (17.65%) Network Architecture
3 3 (17.65%) Open Source
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.76%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) SDLC
4 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Bash Shell
1 5 (29.41%) Python
2 3 (17.65%) Perl
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) BPSS Clearance
1 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
1 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (17.65%) Corosync
2 3 (17.65%) Postfix
3 1 (5.88%) NFS
3 1 (5.88%) Samba
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (23.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle
1 10 (58.82%) Sun
2 9 (52.94%) Hyperion
3 8 (47.06%) Capita
4 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
5 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds
6 2 (11.76%) Sophos
7 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.88%) Cisco
7 1 (5.88%) VMware