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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 79 91 116
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +25
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 42 68 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.55% 2.76% 1.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.27% 9.23% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15 59 22
Median salary £60,000 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.60% -4.44%
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
508 737 749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.84% 29.89% 28.15%
Number of salaries quoted 402 659 498
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

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 2 December 2016.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Reading

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 94 (97.92%) Linux
2 80 (83.33%) Unix
3 59 (61.46%) F5
4 55 (57.29%) TCP/IP
5 54 (56.25%) Windows
6 52 (54.17%) Windows 2000
6 52 (54.17%) Juniper
6 52 (54.17%) CheckPoint
6 52 (54.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 52 (54.17%) Palo Alto
6 52 (54.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 50 (52.08%) Cisco
8 47 (48.96%) German Language
9 43 (44.79%) Crossbeam
9 43 (44.79%) Blue Coat
9 43 (44.79%) Sourcefire
10 42 (43.75%) Firewall
11 40 (41.67%) ITIL
12 35 (36.46%) Red Hat
13 33 (34.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 29 (30.21%) French Language
14 29 (30.21%) Risk Management
15 27 (28.13%) VMware
16 24 (25.00%) Perl
17 21 (21.88%) Clustering
18 17 (17.71%) Oracle
19 16 (16.67%) PowerShell
19 16 (16.67%) Sun
19 16 (16.67%) HP
20 15 (15.63%) 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 15 (15.63%) Apache
2 7 (7.29%) IIS
2 7 (7.29%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.04%) JBoss
4 1 (1.04%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.21%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (5.21%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 55 (57.29%) TCP/IP
2 42 (43.75%) Firewall
3 7 (7.29%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (7.29%) FWSM
3 7 (7.29%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (7.29%) snoop
3 7 (7.29%) tcpdump
3 7 (7.29%) Wireshark
4 5 (5.21%) SAN
5 4 (4.17%) Network Security
6 2 (2.08%) DNS
6 2 (2.08%) SMTP
6 2 (2.08%) SSL
7 1 (1.04%) DMARC
7 1 (1.04%) Internet
7 1 (1.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.25%) DB2
1 6 (6.25%) MySQL
2 5 (5.21%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (5.21%) Oracle Database
2 5 (5.21%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (5.21%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (5.21%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1 (1.04%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.04%) ClearQuest
General
1 47 (48.96%) German Language
2 29 (30.21%) French Language
3 5 (5.21%) Finance
Job Titles
1 52 (54.17%) Linux Engineer
2 46 (47.92%) Security Engineer
3 42 (43.75%) Juniper Engineer
4 21 (21.88%) Unix Engineer
5 19 (19.79%) Support Engineer
6 17 (17.71%) VMware Engineer
7 12 (12.50%) Unix Support
7 12 (12.50%) Unix Support Engineer
8 11 (11.46%) VMware Support Engineer
9 9 (9.38%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 9 (9.38%) Senior VMware Engineer
10 8 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 8 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
10 8 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 8 (8.33%) Consultant
10 8 (8.33%) Linux Support
10 8 (8.33%) Linux Support Engineer
11 7 (7.29%) Analyst
11 7 (7.29%) Senior Linux Support
11 7 (7.29%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.29%) HTML
1 7 (7.29%) XML
2 6 (6.25%) LAMP
3 5 (5.21%) Middleware
3 5 (5.21%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.88%) Clustering
2 5 (5.21%) Replication
3 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.04%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 94 (97.92%) Linux
2 80 (83.33%) Unix
3 54 (56.25%) Windows
4 52 (54.17%) Windows 2000
4 52 (54.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 52 (54.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (34.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (7.29%) AIX
6 7 (7.29%) HPUX
7 5 (5.21%) SUSE
8 1 (1.04%) CentOS
8 1 (1.04%) Debian
8 1 (1.04%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (41.67%) ITIL
2 29 (30.21%) Risk Management
3 13 (13.54%) Problem Management
4 10 (10.42%) High Availability
5 9 (9.38%) Information Security
6 7 (7.29%) Change Management
6 7 (7.29%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 7 (7.29%) Service Delivery
6 7 (7.29%) Trend Analysis
6 7 (7.29%) Web Development
7 6 (6.25%) Line Management
7 6 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 6 (6.25%) Operations Management
7 6 (6.25%) Virtual Environments
8 5 (5.21%) Coaching
8 5 (5.21%) Identity Management
8 5 (5.21%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (5.21%) Migration
8 5 (5.21%) SOA
9 3 (3.13%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (25.00%) Perl
2 16 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 8 (8.33%) Java
4 6 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 5 (5.21%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (10.42%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.38%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.33%) RHCE
4 6 (6.25%) SCSA
4 6 (6.25%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.04%) CEH
5 1 (1.04%) CISSP
5 1 (1.04%) GCIA
5 1 (1.04%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.54%) SLA
2 1 (1.04%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (15.63%) VMware ESX
1 15 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (13.54%) Firmware
3 7 (7.29%) iptables
3 7 (7.29%) vSphere
4 2 (2.08%) Postfix
4 2 (2.08%) qmail
4 2 (2.08%) Sendmail
4 2 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (7.29%) NetBackup
2 6 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.04%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.04%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.04%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.04%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.04%) Legato
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 59 (61.46%) F5
2 52 (54.17%) CheckPoint
2 52 (54.17%) Juniper
2 52 (54.17%) Palo Alto
3 50 (52.08%) Cisco
4 43 (44.79%) Blue Coat
4 43 (44.79%) Crossbeam
4 43 (44.79%) Sourcefire
5 35 (36.46%) Red Hat
6 27 (28.13%) VMware
7 17 (17.71%) Oracle
8 16 (16.67%) HP
8 16 (16.67%) Sun
9 7 (7.29%) Egenera
9 7 (7.29%) Foundry
9 7 (7.29%) Veritas
10 6 (6.25%) EMC
10 6 (6.25%) Sybase
11 5 (5.21%) Hitachi
12 2 (2.08%) IBM
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