The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 23 12 16
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 4 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 3.88% 13.24% 10.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.90% 28.13% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 12
Average salary £55,000 £46,250 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% -15.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £40,250 £48,125
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £48,750 £61,350
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £46,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+2.71% +6.97%
Solaris
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Rickmansworth region.

Operating Systems Category
Rickmansworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
31 32 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 30.10% 47.06% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 27 26 45
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Rickmansworth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

Solaris
Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 8 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
1 8 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) UNIX
3 4 (50.00%) Apache
3 4 (50.00%) Python
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) Ant
3 4 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 4 (50.00%) HTTP
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 4 (50.00%) Middleware
3 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (50.00%) Change Management
3 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 4 (50.00%) J2EE
3 4 (50.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
4 3 (37.50%) PKI
4 3 (37.50%) Korn
4 3 (37.50%) Marketing
4 3 (37.50%) Operations Management
4 3 (37.50%) AWK
4 3 (37.50%) Tivoli
4 3 (37.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 3 (37.50%) IBM
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 4 (50.00%) Apache
1 4 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Ant
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Middleware Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Capacity Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (12.50%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Middleware
1 4 (50.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) Change Management
2 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Operations Management
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 3 (37.50%) Korn
3 3 (37.50%) AWK
3 3 (37.50%) Perl
3 3 (37.50%) VBA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Tivoli
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (12.50%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) IBM
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft