The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 72 126 104
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -22
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 45 19 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.73% 0.85% 1.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.67% 2.97% 5.72%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 35
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
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 Reading region.

Operating Systems Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
519 640 699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.51% 28.78% 27.92%
Number of salaries quoted 414 566 507
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,479
% change year-on-year
- +2.79%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Solaris
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Reading

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Reading region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Reading

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing Solaris also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 89 (97.80%) Linux
2 80 (87.91%) Unix
3 55 (60.44%) F5
4 53 (58.24%) Windows
5 52 (57.14%) TCP/IP
6 49 (53.85%) Firewall
7 48 (52.75%) Windows 2000
7 48 (52.75%) Juniper
7 48 (52.75%) CheckPoint
7 48 (52.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 48 (52.75%) Palo Alto
7 48 (52.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 45 (49.45%) ITIL
9 44 (48.35%) German Language
10 39 (42.86%) Cisco
11 32 (35.16%) Red Hat
11 32 (35.16%) Sourcefire
11 32 (35.16%) Blue Coat
11 32 (35.16%) Crossbeam
12 31 (34.07%) French Language
13 27 (29.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 22 (24.18%) Clustering
15 21 (23.08%) VMware
16 20 (21.98%) Oracle
17 17 (18.68%) Perl
17 17 (18.68%) SLA
17 17 (18.68%) HP
18 16 (17.58%) Sun
18 16 (17.58%) Apache
18 16 (17.58%) VMware Infrastructure

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (17.58%) Apache
2 8 (8.79%) Tomcat
3 7 (7.69%) IIS
4 1 (1.10%) JBoss
4 1 (1.10%) nginx
4 1 (1.10%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.10%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.59%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (6.59%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 49 (53.85%) Firewall
3 7 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (7.69%) FWSM
3 7 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (7.69%) snoop
3 7 (7.69%) tcpdump
3 7 (7.69%) Wireshark
4 6 (6.59%) SAN
5 3 (3.30%) Network Security
6 2 (2.20%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.89%) MySQL
2 8 (8.79%) DB2
3 7 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 6 (6.59%) Oracle BI EE
4 6 (6.59%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (6.59%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (6.59%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1 (1.10%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.10%) ClearQuest
General
1 44 (48.35%) German Language
2 31 (34.07%) French Language
3 6 (6.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (48.35%) Linux Engineer
1 44 (48.35%) Security Engineer
2 43 (47.25%) Juniper Engineer
3 22 (24.18%) Unix Engineer
4 15 (16.48%) Support Engineer
5 13 (14.29%) Unix Support
6 12 (13.19%) Unix Support Engineer
7 10 (10.99%) VMware Engineer
8 9 (9.89%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (8.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 8 (8.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (8.79%) Analyst
9 8 (8.79%) Consultant
10 7 (7.69%) 3rd Line Technical Support
10 7 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (7.69%) Technical Support
10 7 (7.69%) VMware Support Engineer
11 6 (6.59%) Operations Engineer
11 6 (6.59%) Technical Engineer
11 6 (6.59%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.69%) HTML
1 7 (7.69%) XML
2 6 (6.59%) LAMP
2 6 (6.59%) Middleware
2 6 (6.59%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 22 (24.18%) Clustering
2 6 (6.59%) Replication
3 4 (4.40%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (3.30%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.10%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 89 (97.80%) Linux
2 80 (87.91%) Unix
3 53 (58.24%) Windows
4 48 (52.75%) Windows 2000
4 48 (52.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 48 (52.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (29.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (9.89%) AIX
6 9 (9.89%) HPUX
7 8 (8.79%) SUSE
8 4 (4.40%) CentOS
8 4 (4.40%) Ubuntu
9 3 (3.30%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (49.45%) ITIL
2 13 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 12 (13.19%) Information Security
3 12 (13.19%) Risk Management
4 7 (7.69%) Change Management
4 7 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 7 (7.69%) Trend Analysis
4 7 (7.69%) Web Development
5 6 (6.59%) Line Management
5 6 (6.59%) Migration
5 6 (6.59%) Operations Management
5 6 (6.59%) SOA
5 6 (6.59%) Virtual Environments
6 5 (5.49%) Mentoring
7 4 (4.40%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (4.40%) Coaching
7 4 (4.40%) Identity Management
7 4 (4.40%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (4.40%) Security Operations
7 4 (4.40%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.68%) Perl
2 10 (10.99%) PowerShell
3 8 (8.79%) Java
3 8 (8.79%) Shell Script
4 6 (6.59%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (10.99%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.89%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.59%) RHCE
3 6 (6.59%) SCSA
3 6 (6.59%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (6.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (4.40%) CEH
4 4 (4.40%) CISSP
4 4 (4.40%) GCIA
4 4 (4.40%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (18.68%) SLA
2 4 (4.40%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (17.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (14.29%) Firmware
3 9 (9.89%) VMware ESX
4 7 (7.69%) iptables
4 7 (7.69%) vSphere
5 3 (3.30%) Postfix
6 2 (2.20%) qmail
6 2 (2.20%) Sendmail
6 2 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (7.69%) NetBackup
1 7 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.10%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.10%) Legato
2 1 (1.10%) logstash
2 1 (1.10%) Nagios
2 1 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.10%) Puppet
2 1 (1.10%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 55 (60.44%) F5
2 48 (52.75%) CheckPoint
2 48 (52.75%) Juniper
2 48 (52.75%) Palo Alto
3 39 (42.86%) Cisco
4 32 (35.16%) Blue Coat
4 32 (35.16%) Crossbeam
4 32 (35.16%) Red Hat
4 32 (35.16%) Sourcefire
5 21 (23.08%) VMware
6 20 (21.98%) Oracle
7 17 (18.68%) HP
8 16 (17.58%) Sun
9 8 (8.79%) EMC
9 8 (8.79%) Sybase
9 8 (8.79%) Veritas
10 7 (7.69%) Egenera
10 7 (7.69%) Foundry
11 6 (6.59%) Hitachi
12 4 (4.40%) Remedy
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 10 days ago