The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 102 107 117
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 31 50 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.64% 2.03% 1.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.76% 7.65% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 29 38 26
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,800 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
651 654 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.34% 26.49% 28.09%
Number of salaries quoted 585 495 526
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 April 2016.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Reading

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 87 (94.57%) Linux
2 78 (84.78%) Unix
3 73 (79.35%) Windows
4 65 (70.65%) Firewall
5 64 (69.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 61 (66.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 58 (63.04%) Juniper
7 58 (63.04%) F5
8 56 (60.87%) Palo Alto
8 56 (60.87%) Windows 2000
8 56 (60.87%) CheckPoint
9 51 (55.43%) Cisco
10 49 (53.26%) ITIL
11 48 (52.17%) TCP/IP
12 46 (50.00%) Sourcefire
12 46 (50.00%) German Language
13 45 (48.91%) Crossbeam
13 45 (48.91%) Blue Coat
14 41 (44.57%) Information Security
14 41 (44.57%) Risk Management
15 31 (33.70%) French Language
16 25 (27.17%) SLA
17 18 (19.57%) VMware
18 16 (17.39%) Mentoring
18 16 (17.39%) Coaching
18 16 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
19 15 (16.30%) Red Hat
20 13 (14.13%) Active Directory
20 13 (14.13%) Oracle
20 13 (14.13%) Windows Server

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 7 (7.61%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.52%) Apache
2 6 (6.52%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.43%) IIS
4 3 (3.26%) IBM Domino
4 3 (3.26%) nginx
5 2 (2.17%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.09%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (4.35%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.09%) IaaS
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (70.65%) Firewall
2 48 (52.17%) TCP/IP
3 12 (13.04%) DNS
4 7 (7.61%) DHCP
5 4 (4.35%) Diameter Protocol
5 4 (4.35%) H.323
5 4 (4.35%) MGCP
5 4 (4.35%) SMTP
5 4 (4.35%) SNMP
5 4 (4.35%) SS7
5 4 (4.35%) Unified Communications
6 3 (3.26%) LDAP
6 3 (3.26%) OpenLDAP
6 3 (3.26%) VoIP
7 2 (2.17%) CDMA
7 2 (2.17%) GPRS
7 2 (2.17%) GSM
7 2 (2.17%) UMTS
7 2 (2.17%) VPN
7 2 (2.17%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.70%) Oracle Database
2 6 (6.52%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (6.52%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (3.26%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Git (software)
General
1 46 (50.00%) German Language
2 31 (33.70%) French Language
3 7 (7.61%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.52%) Finance
5 1 (1.09%) Electronics
5 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (39.13%) Security Engineer
2 27 (29.35%) Juniper Engineer
3 17 (18.48%) Analyst
4 15 (16.30%) Linux Engineer
4 15 (16.30%) Technical Engineer
5 13 (14.13%) Security Analyst
6 12 (13.04%) Cisco Engineer
6 12 (13.04%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 8 (8.70%) Firewall Analyst
7 8 (8.70%) Solaris Engineer
7 8 (8.70%) Support Engineer
8 7 (7.61%) Technical Support
8 7 (7.61%) Technical Support Engineer
9 6 (6.52%) DBA
9 6 (6.52%) Oracle DBA
10 5 (5.43%) Administrator
10 5 (5.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (5.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 5 (5.43%) Network Engineer
10 5 (5.43%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.09%) .NET
1 1 (1.09%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.96%) Computer Science
2 9 (9.78%) Clustering
3 4 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (4.35%) Mathematics
3 4 (4.35%) Replication
3 4 (4.35%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (2.17%) Cyber Attack
4 2 (2.17%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.09%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 87 (94.57%) Linux
2 78 (84.78%) Unix
3 73 (79.35%) Windows
4 64 (69.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 61 (66.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 56 (60.87%) Windows 2000
7 13 (14.13%) Windows Server
8 8 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (6.52%) Ubuntu
10 5 (5.43%) CentOS
10 5 (5.43%) HPUX
10 5 (5.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (4.35%) Debian
11 4 (4.35%) Windows 10
11 4 (4.35%) Windows 7
11 4 (4.35%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.09%) AIX
12 1 (1.09%) FreeBSD
12 1 (1.09%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (53.26%) ITIL
2 41 (44.57%) Information Security
2 41 (44.57%) Risk Management
3 16 (17.39%) Coaching
3 16 (17.39%) Mentoring
4 12 (13.04%) Case Management
4 12 (13.04%) Performance Improvement
5 5 (5.43%) Migration
6 4 (4.35%) High Availability
6 4 (4.35%) Identity Management
6 4 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (4.35%) Logistics
6 4 (4.35%) Network Load Balancing
6 4 (4.35%) Performance Management
6 4 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (4.35%) Security Operations
6 4 (4.35%) SOA
7 2 (2.17%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.09%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.09%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.70%) Shell Script
2 6 (6.52%) Perl
2 6 (6.52%) SQL
3 2 (2.17%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.17%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.09%) PHP
4 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.09%) Python
4 1 (1.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (13.04%) CCNA
1 12 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (13.04%) Degree
2 6 (6.52%) SC Cleared
2 6 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.09%) CEH
3 1 (1.09%) CISSP
3 1 (1.09%) GCIA
3 1 (1.09%) GCIH
3 1 (1.09%) JNCIA
3 1 (1.09%) MCSE
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.09%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (27.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (14.13%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.52%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (5.43%) VMware ESX
5 4 (4.35%) DFS Replication
5 4 (4.35%) Firmware
5 4 (4.35%) Hyper-V
5 4 (4.35%) ISA Server
5 4 (4.35%) OpenSSH
5 4 (4.35%) vSphere
6 3 (3.26%) Sendmail
7 2 (2.17%) Postfix
8 1 (1.09%) Ceph
8 1 (1.09%) KVM
8 1 (1.09%) qmail
8 1 (1.09%) Squid
Systems Management
1 8 (8.70%) SCCM
2 4 (4.35%) Backup Exec
2 4 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (4.35%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (4.35%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 4 (4.35%) SCDPM
2 4 (4.35%) SCOM
3 3 (3.26%) logstash
3 3 (3.26%) Nagios
3 3 (3.26%) NetBackup
3 3 (3.26%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.26%) Puppet
3 3 (3.26%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.09%) CFEngine
4 1 (1.09%) Ganeti
4 1 (1.09%) RSA Archer
4 1 (1.09%) RSA enVision
4 1 (1.09%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 58 (63.04%) F5
1 58 (63.04%) Juniper
2 56 (60.87%) CheckPoint
2 56 (60.87%) Palo Alto
3 51 (55.43%) Cisco
4 46 (50.00%) Sourcefire
5 45 (48.91%) Blue Coat
5 45 (48.91%) Crossbeam
6 18 (19.57%) VMware
7 15 (16.30%) Red Hat
8 13 (14.13%) Oracle
9 9 (9.78%) Microsoft
10 8 (8.70%) HP
11 4 (4.35%) Citrix
11 4 (4.35%) EMC
11 4 (4.35%) Intel Security
11 4 (4.35%) NetApp
12 3 (3.26%) Forcepoint
12 3 (3.26%) Lotus
12 3 (3.26%) Novell
Reading, Berkshire
NTT Com Security
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 23 days ago