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 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 90 86 118
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +32
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 46 58 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.56% 2.55% 1.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.31% 8.94% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 26 35 27
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,100 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -2.17%
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
629 649 708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 35.04% 28.54% 28.92%
Number of salaries quoted 541 488 513
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

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 July 2016.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Reading

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 70 (95.89%) Linux
2 59 (80.82%) Unix
3 48 (65.75%) Windows
4 47 (64.38%) Firewall
5 42 (57.53%) TCP/IP
5 42 (57.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 41 (56.16%) F5
7 39 (53.42%) Juniper
7 39 (53.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 38 (52.05%) CheckPoint
8 38 (52.05%) Windows 2000
8 38 (52.05%) Palo Alto
9 32 (43.84%) German Language
10 31 (42.47%) ITIL
11 23 (31.51%) Cisco
12 22 (30.14%) French Language
13 19 (26.03%) Crossbeam
13 19 (26.03%) SLA
13 19 (26.03%) Blue Coat
13 19 (26.03%) Sourcefire
14 18 (24.66%) Red Hat
15 14 (19.18%) Oracle
15 14 (19.18%) VMware
16 13 (17.81%) Clustering
17 12 (16.44%) VMware Infrastructure
18 10 (13.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 10 (13.70%) Information Security
19 9 (12.33%) CCNA
19 9 (12.33%) Cisco Certification
20 8 (10.96%) Apache

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 8 (10.96%) Apache
2 5 (6.85%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.11%) IIS
3 3 (4.11%) nginx
4 2 (2.74%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.37%) JBoss
5 1 (1.37%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (8.22%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.37%) IaaS
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (64.38%) Firewall
2 42 (57.53%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.85%) DNS
4 4 (5.48%) SAN
4 4 (5.48%) SNMP
5 2 (2.74%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.74%) Diameter Protocol
5 2 (2.74%) FWSM
5 2 (2.74%) GGSN
5 2 (2.74%) H.323
5 2 (2.74%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (2.74%) MGCP
5 2 (2.74%) SGSN
5 2 (2.74%) snoop
5 2 (2.74%) SS7
5 2 (2.74%) SSL
5 2 (2.74%) tcpdump
5 2 (2.74%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.37%) SMTP
6 1 (1.37%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.59%) Oracle Database
2 6 (8.22%) DB2
2 6 (8.22%) MySQL
2 6 (8.22%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (8.22%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (8.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (5.48%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.37%) ClearQuest
General
1 32 (43.84%) German Language
2 22 (30.14%) French Language
3 7 (9.59%) Finance
4 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (41.10%) Security Engineer
2 28 (38.36%) Juniper Engineer
3 21 (28.77%) Linux Engineer
4 12 (16.44%) Analyst
5 9 (12.33%) Unix Engineer
6 8 (10.96%) Firewall Analyst
6 8 (10.96%) Security Analyst
7 7 (9.59%) Administrator
8 6 (8.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) Linux Administrator
8 6 (8.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (8.22%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (6.85%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (6.85%) 3rd Line Technical Support
9 5 (6.85%) Junior
9 5 (6.85%) Technical Support
9 5 (6.85%) Unix Support
10 4 (5.48%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (5.48%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 4 (5.48%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.48%) Middleware
1 4 (5.48%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (2.74%) HTML
2 2 (2.74%) LAMP
2 2 (2.74%) XML
3 1 (1.37%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.81%) Clustering
2 8 (10.96%) Replication
3 4 (5.48%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.74%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 70 (95.89%) Linux
2 59 (80.82%) Unix
3 48 (65.75%) Windows
4 42 (57.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (53.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 38 (52.05%) Windows 2000
7 10 (13.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (9.59%) AIX
8 7 (9.59%) CentOS
8 7 (9.59%) Ubuntu
9 6 (8.22%) HPUX
9 6 (8.22%) SUSE
10 5 (6.85%) Debian
10 5 (6.85%) Windows Server
11 4 (5.48%) Windows 10
11 4 (5.48%) Windows 7
11 4 (5.48%) Windows 8
11 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (42.47%) ITIL
2 10 (13.70%) Information Security
3 6 (8.22%) Migration
3 6 (8.22%) Risk Management
3 6 (8.22%) SOA
4 5 (6.85%) Mentoring
5 4 (5.48%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.48%) Coaching
5 4 (5.48%) Identity Management
5 4 (5.48%) Incident Management
5 4 (5.48%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (5.48%) Logistics
5 4 (5.48%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (5.48%) Performance Management
5 4 (5.48%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (5.48%) Problem Management
5 4 (5.48%) Security Operations
5 4 (5.48%) SIEM
5 4 (5.48%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 2 (2.74%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.59%) Perl
1 7 (9.59%) Shell Script
2 4 (5.48%) C
3 3 (4.11%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.74%) Java
5 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (12.33%) CCNA
1 9 (12.33%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (10.96%) SC Cleared
2 8 (10.96%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.48%) CEH
3 4 (5.48%) CISSP
3 4 (5.48%) GCIA
3 4 (5.48%) GCIH
4 3 (4.11%) RHCE
5 2 (2.74%) SCSA
5 2 (2.74%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.37%) Degree
6 1 (1.37%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.37%) MCSE
6 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (26.03%) SLA
2 4 (5.48%) PCI DSS
2 4 (5.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (16.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.22%) vSphere
3 5 (6.85%) Active Directory
3 5 (6.85%) Firmware
4 4 (5.48%) DFS Replication
4 4 (5.48%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.48%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (4.11%) Postfix
5 3 (4.11%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.74%) iptables
6 2 (2.74%) qmail
7 1 (1.37%) Sendmail
7 1 (1.37%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (5.48%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 4 (5.48%) SCCM
2 4 (5.48%) SCDPM
2 4 (5.48%) SCOM
3 3 (4.11%) logstash
3 3 (4.11%) Nagios
3 3 (4.11%) NetBackup
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (4.11%) ZABBIX
4 2 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.74%) Puppet
5 1 (1.37%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.37%) Legato
Vendors
1 41 (56.16%) F5
2 39 (53.42%) Juniper
3 38 (52.05%) CheckPoint
3 38 (52.05%) Palo Alto
4 23 (31.51%) Cisco
5 19 (26.03%) Blue Coat
5 19 (26.03%) Crossbeam
5 19 (26.03%) Sourcefire
6 18 (24.66%) Red Hat
7 14 (19.18%) Oracle
7 14 (19.18%) VMware
8 7 (9.59%) HP
8 7 (9.59%) Sun
9 6 (8.22%) EMC
9 6 (8.22%) Sybase
10 5 (6.85%) Microsoft
11 4 (5.48%) Hitachi
11 4 (5.48%) Intel Security
11 4 (5.48%) Remedy
11 4 (5.48%) Veritas
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