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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 61 105 109
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +4
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 45 40 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.60% 1.91% 1.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.92% 6.70% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 17 35 28
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £35,000 £37,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £54,400
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%

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
412 597 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 32.96% 28.48% 27.84%
Number of salaries quoted 308 546 459
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 22 February 2017.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Reading

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 86 (96.63%) Linux
2 76 (85.39%) Unix
3 58 (65.17%) Windows
4 48 (53.93%) Cisco
5 47 (52.81%) TCP/IP
5 47 (52.81%) F5
6 45 (50.56%) Crossbeam
6 45 (50.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 45 (50.56%) Palo Alto
6 45 (50.56%) Windows 2000
6 45 (50.56%) Juniper
6 45 (50.56%) CheckPoint
6 45 (50.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 45 (50.56%) Blue Coat
6 45 (50.56%) Sourcefire
7 42 (47.19%) Risk Management
8 35 (39.33%) Firewall
9 30 (33.71%) VMware
10 29 (32.58%) ITIL
10 29 (32.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 28 (31.46%) German Language
12 25 (28.09%) Red Hat
13 17 (19.10%) Identity Management
13 17 (19.10%) French Language
13 17 (19.10%) Kalman Filter
13 17 (19.10%) Mentoring
13 17 (19.10%) Coaching
14 16 (17.98%) High Availability
14 16 (17.98%) Oracle
15 15 (16.85%) Perl

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 7 (7.87%) IIS
2 6 (6.74%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.25%) Apache
4 2 (2.25%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.12%) JBoss
5 1 (1.12%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 7 (7.87%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (5.62%) Eloqua
3 2 (2.25%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.99%) SaaS
2 5 (5.62%) Responsys
2 5 (5.62%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 47 (52.81%) TCP/IP
2 35 (39.33%) Firewall
3 4 (4.49%) Network Security
4 2 (2.25%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (2.25%) DNS
4 2 (2.25%) FWSM
4 2 (2.25%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (2.25%) SMTP
4 2 (2.25%) snoop
4 2 (2.25%) tcpdump
4 2 (2.25%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.12%) DMARC
5 1 (1.12%) Internet
5 1 (1.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.24%) Oracle Database
2 5 (5.62%) DB2
2 5 (5.62%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (5.62%) RDBMS
2 5 (5.62%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.49%) Informix
4 3 (3.37%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (3.37%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (3.37%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (3.37%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (3.37%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.25%) MaxDB
5 2 (2.25%) MySQL
General
1 28 (31.46%) German Language
2 17 (19.10%) French Language
3 2 (2.25%) Finance
4 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (47.19%) Security Engineer
2 41 (46.07%) Linux Engineer
3 38 (42.70%) Juniper Engineer
4 18 (20.22%) Cisco Engineer
5 17 (19.10%) Blue Coat Engineer
5 17 (19.10%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 17 (19.10%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 17 (19.10%) Senior Security Engineer
6 15 (16.85%) VMware Engineer
7 12 (13.48%) Support Engineer
8 11 (12.36%) Unix Engineer
9 8 (8.99%) Linux Support
9 8 (8.99%) Unix Support
10 7 (7.87%) Administrator
10 7 (7.87%) Consultant
10 7 (7.87%) Linux Support Engineer
10 7 (7.87%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 7 (7.87%) Senior VMware Engineer
10 7 (7.87%) Unix Linux Engineer
10 7 (7.87%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.99%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (5.62%) .NET
3 4 (4.49%) HTML
4 3 (3.37%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.37%) Middleware
5 2 (2.25%) CSS
5 2 (2.25%) J2EE
5 2 (2.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.99%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.62%) Clustering
3 5 (5.62%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.37%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.37%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (3.37%) Replication
5 2 (2.25%) Celerra
5 2 (2.25%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.12%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 86 (96.63%) Linux
2 76 (85.39%) Unix
3 58 (65.17%) Windows
4 45 (50.56%) Windows 2000
4 45 (50.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 45 (50.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (32.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (12.36%) CentOS
7 7 (7.87%) HPUX
8 6 (6.74%) AIX
8 6 (6.74%) Windows Server
9 4 (4.49%) SUSE
10 3 (3.37%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (2.25%) Debian
12 1 (1.12%) IRIX
12 1 (1.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (47.19%) Risk Management
2 29 (32.58%) ITIL
3 17 (19.10%) Coaching
3 17 (19.10%) Identity Management
3 17 (19.10%) Kalman Filter
3 17 (19.10%) Mentoring
4 16 (17.98%) High Availability
5 8 (8.99%) Configuration Management
5 8 (8.99%) Load Balancing
5 8 (8.99%) Performance Management
5 8 (8.99%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (8.99%) Reverse Engineering
6 7 (7.87%) Problem Management
7 5 (5.62%) ETL
7 5 (5.62%) Information Security
7 5 (5.62%) Line Management
7 5 (5.62%) Statistics
7 5 (5.62%) Trend Analysis
8 4 (4.49%) Information Management
9 3 (3.37%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.85%) Perl
2 14 (15.73%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.62%) Java
3 5 (5.62%) SQL
4 2 (2.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (13.48%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.37%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.25%) Degree
3 2 (2.25%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.25%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (13.48%) VMware ESX
1 12 (13.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.99%) XenServer
3 5 (5.62%) vSphere
4 4 (4.49%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.49%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.25%) Firmware
5 2 (2.25%) iptables
Systems Management
1 8 (8.99%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (8.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 8 (8.99%) Puppet
2 5 (5.62%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (2.25%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (2.25%) SnapMirror
3 2 (2.25%) SnapVault
4 1 (1.12%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.12%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.12%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.12%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 48 (53.93%) Cisco
2 47 (52.81%) F5
3 45 (50.56%) Blue Coat
3 45 (50.56%) CheckPoint
3 45 (50.56%) Crossbeam
3 45 (50.56%) Juniper
3 45 (50.56%) Palo Alto
3 45 (50.56%) Sourcefire
4 30 (33.71%) VMware
5 25 (28.09%) Red Hat
6 16 (17.98%) Oracle
7 13 (14.61%) Sun
8 7 (7.87%) Microsoft
9 5 (5.62%) EMC
9 5 (5.62%) NetApp
9 5 (5.62%) Sybase
9 5 (5.62%) Veeam
9 5 (5.62%) Veritas
10 4 (4.49%) arcserve
10 4 (4.49%) HP
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