The first table below looks at the demand for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Slough region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 48 56 56
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 11 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.18% 1.67% 2.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.29% 7.48% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 11
Average salary £47,500 £39,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.79% -17.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £40,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Operating Systems Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
175 147 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 34.65% 22.34% 29.82%
Number of salaries quoted 165 124 148
Average salary £45,000 £40,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.80% +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Solaris
Berkshire

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Solaris
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Slough

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Slough region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Slough

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 36 (85.71%) Java
2 32 (76.19%) XML
3 24 (57.14%) Apache
3 24 (57.14%) Tomcat
4 23 (54.76%) IntelliJ
4 23 (54.76%) JIRA
4 23 (54.76%) Subversion
4 23 (54.76%) Gradle
4 23 (54.76%) Jenkins
5 22 (52.38%) GitHub
5 22 (52.38%) Open Source
5 22 (52.38%) Liferay
5 22 (52.38%) Scala
5 22 (52.38%) MongoDB
5 22 (52.38%) Web Application Development
5 22 (52.38%) Functional Testing
5 22 (52.38%) GigaSpaces
5 22 (52.38%) Velocity
5 22 (52.38%) JSR 168
5 22 (52.38%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (52.38%) Alfresco
5 22 (52.38%) Groovy
5 22 (52.38%) TDD
5 22 (52.38%) Pair Programming
5 22 (52.38%) Spring
5 22 (52.38%) MVC
5 22 (52.38%) Extreme Programming
5 22 (52.38%) XHTML
5 22 (52.38%) Eclipse
5 22 (52.38%) XSLT

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 24 (57.14%) Apache
1 24 (57.14%) Tomcat
2 22 (52.38%) Liferay
2 22 (52.38%) Alfresco
3 2 (4.76%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.38%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (52.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.95%) DNS
2 12 (28.57%) HTTP
3 11 (26.19%) SMS
3 11 (26.19%) LDAP
3 11 (26.19%) TCP/IP
3 11 (26.19%) INAP
4 10 (23.81%) Wireshark
4 10 (23.81%) ISUP
4 10 (23.81%) SS7
5 2 (4.76%) SIGTRAN
5 2 (4.76%) Internet
6 1 (2.38%) M3UA
6 1 (2.38%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (2.38%) SCTP
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.38%) VoIP
6 1 (2.38%) HTTPS
6 1 (2.38%) FTP
6 1 (2.38%) SSH
6 1 (2.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (52.38%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 23 (54.76%) IntelliJ
1 23 (54.76%) JIRA
1 23 (54.76%) Subversion
1 23 (54.76%) Gradle
1 23 (54.76%) Jenkins
2 22 (52.38%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (2.38%) JProfiler
3 1 (2.38%) Hudson
3 1 (2.38%) Ant
3 1 (2.38%) Toad
3 1 (2.38%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.38%) Selenium
3 1 (2.38%) Introscope
General
1 13 (30.95%) Telecoms
2 12 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Automotive
3 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (52.38%) Developer
2 12 (28.57%) Analyst
3 11 (26.19%) Test Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Consultant
5 4 (9.52%) Operations Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (4.76%) Support Specialist
6 2 (4.76%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.76%) Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Applications Support Specialist
7 1 (2.38%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) UNIX Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) Linux Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (76.19%) XML
2 22 (52.38%) Velocity
2 22 (52.38%) JSR 168
2 22 (52.38%) Spring
2 22 (52.38%) XHTML
2 22 (52.38%) XSLT
2 22 (52.38%) HTML
2 22 (52.38%) Struts
2 22 (52.38%) J2EE
2 22 (52.38%) Servlets
3 12 (28.57%) SOAP
4 10 (23.81%) Rendezvous
5 1 (2.38%) JDBC
5 1 (2.38%) ODBC
5 1 (2.38%) X-Windows
5 1 (2.38%) Middleware
5 1 (2.38%) CPAN
Miscellaneous
1 22 (52.38%) Open Source
2 12 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 11 (26.19%) IVR
4 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
4 4 (9.52%) CMDB
4 4 (9.52%) Firmware
5 3 (7.14%) Grid Computing
6 1 (2.38%) Smart Meter
6 1 (2.38%) DTV
6 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.38%) Wiki
6 1 (2.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (47.62%) UNIX
1 20 (47.62%) Linux
2 18 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (14.29%) AIX
4 5 (11.90%) HPUX
5 2 (4.76%) Windows
5 2 (4.76%) CentOS
6 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.38%) SUSE
6 1 (2.38%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) Web Application Development
1 22 (52.38%) Functional Testing
1 22 (52.38%) Continuous Integration
1 22 (52.38%) TDD
1 22 (52.38%) Pair Programming
1 22 (52.38%) MVC
1 22 (52.38%) Extreme Programming
2 11 (26.19%) E-Commerce
2 11 (26.19%) Quality Management
3 10 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (23.81%) Software Testing
4 5 (11.90%) ITIL
4 5 (11.90%) Problem Management
4 5 (11.90%) Project Management
5 1 (2.38%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.38%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.38%) Kanban
5 1 (2.38%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (85.71%) Java
2 22 (52.38%) Scala
2 22 (52.38%) Groovy
2 22 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 14 (33.33%) Perl
4 1 (2.38%) C-shell
4 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.38%) C
4 1 (2.38%) C++
4 1 (2.38%) PHP
4 1 (2.38%) SQL
4 1 (2.38%) VB
4 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.38%) Ruby
4 1 (2.38%) Korn
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Degree
2 10 (23.81%) ISEB
2 10 (23.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.38%) CCNA
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.38%) RHCE
3 1 (2.38%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 13 (30.95%) NFS
2 1 (2.38%) Sendmail
2 1 (2.38%) Xen
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (2.38%) nmon
2 1 (2.38%) YUM
2 1 (2.38%) Puppet
2 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (52.38%) GigaSpaces
2 18 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 10 (23.81%) TIBCO
4 8 (19.05%) Citrix
4 8 (19.05%) Redknee
5 6 (14.29%) HP
6 5 (11.90%) EMC
7 3 (7.14%) Cisco
8 2 (4.76%) Sun
9 1 (2.38%) Vignette
9 1 (2.38%) SAP
9 1 (2.38%) Oracle
9 1 (2.38%) Dell
9 1 (2.38%) Juniper
9 1 (2.38%) BEA
9 1 (2.38%) Cognizant
9 1 (2.38%) Google
9 1 (2.38%) VMware