The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 56 58 53
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 15 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.34% 2.01% 2.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.04% 7.41% 8.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 11
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% -33.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,700 £42,550 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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 Slough region.

Operating Systems Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
213 162 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 33.23% 27.18% 28.55%
Number of salaries quoted 176 144 143
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 22 (91.67%) Linux
2 21 (87.50%) UNIX
3 18 (75.00%) Red Hat
4 17 (70.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (50.00%) Redknee
5 12 (50.00%) Citrix
5 12 (50.00%) Mobile App
6 11 (45.83%) Java
7 9 (37.50%) Perl
7 9 (37.50%) SOAP
7 9 (37.50%) Telecoms
7 9 (37.50%) OpenUP
8 8 (33.33%) NFS
8 8 (33.33%) DNS
9 6 (25.00%) HTTP
9 6 (25.00%) HP
9 6 (25.00%) XML
9 6 (25.00%) HTML
9 6 (25.00%) AIX
10 5 (20.83%) HPUX
10 5 (20.83%) Oracle
10 5 (20.83%) EMC
10 5 (20.83%) Project Management
10 5 (20.83%) DAB
10 5 (20.83%) CCNA
10 5 (20.83%) Cisco
10 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (20.83%) Juniper
10 5 (20.83%) HP Data Protector
10 5 (20.83%) JNCIA

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 3 (12.50%) Apache
1 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 3 (12.50%) Alfresco
1 3 (12.50%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) DNS
2 6 (25.00%) HTTP
3 5 (20.83%) DAB
4 3 (12.50%) CDMA
4 3 (12.50%) GPRS
4 3 (12.50%) GSM
4 3 (12.50%) LDAP
4 3 (12.50%) SMS
4 3 (12.50%) Internet
4 3 (12.50%) SS7
4 3 (12.50%) ISUP
4 3 (12.50%) INAP
4 3 (12.50%) POP3
4 3 (12.50%) SMTP
4 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (12.50%) VPN
4 3 (12.50%) VLAN
4 3 (12.50%) SGSN
4 3 (12.50%) IMAP
4 3 (12.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 3 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 3 (12.50%) IntelliJ
1 3 (12.50%) Subversion
2 2 (8.33%) JIRA
2 2 (8.33%) Hudson
2 2 (8.33%) Gradle
3 1 (4.17%) Mockito
3 1 (4.17%) Hamcrest
3 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.17%) JUnit
3 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
3 1 (4.17%) NetBeans
3 1 (4.17%) Maven
General
1 9 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 5 (20.83%) Finance
3 4 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Applications Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Applications Support Specialist
2 4 (16.67%) Applications Specialist
2 4 (16.67%) Support Specialist
2 4 (16.67%) Applications Support
2 4 (16.67%) Consultant
2 4 (16.67%) Operations Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) UNIX Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Linux Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Escalation Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) SOAP
2 6 (25.00%) XML
2 6 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (12.50%) XSLT
3 3 (12.50%) Struts
3 3 (12.50%) J2EE
3 3 (12.50%) Rendezvous
3 3 (12.50%) MAPI
3 3 (12.50%) Velocity
3 3 (12.50%) Spring
4 2 (8.33%) JSR 168
4 2 (8.33%) Servlets
4 2 (8.33%) XHTML
5 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.17%) REST
5 1 (4.17%) Backbone.js
5 1 (4.17%) Web Services
5 1 (4.17%) CSS
5 1 (4.17%) Symfony
5 1 (4.17%) FreeMarker
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (20.83%) CMDB
2 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
3 3 (12.50%) Open Source
3 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.50%) IVR
4 1 (4.17%) HACMP
4 1 (4.17%) LPAR
4 1 (4.17%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 22 (91.67%) Linux
2 21 (87.50%) UNIX
3 17 (70.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (25.00%) AIX
5 5 (20.83%) HPUX
6 4 (16.67%) CentOS
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) OpenUP
2 5 (20.83%) Project Management
3 4 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 4 (16.67%) ITIL
3 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 3 (12.50%) Web Application Development
4 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (12.50%) MVC
4 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 3 (12.50%) Quality Management
4 3 (12.50%) Extreme Programming
4 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.50%) TDD
4 3 (12.50%) Pair Programming
5 2 (8.33%) Functional Testing
6 1 (4.17%) BDD
6 1 (4.17%) OO
6 1 (4.17%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) Perl
3 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.50%) Groovy
3 3 (12.50%) Scala
4 1 (4.17%) Python
4 1 (4.17%) C
4 1 (4.17%) C++
4 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) CCNA
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (20.83%) JNCIA
2 3 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (12.50%) ISEB
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) NFS
2 4 (16.67%) Firmware
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 12 (50.00%) Redknee
2 12 (50.00%) Citrix
3 6 (25.00%) HP
4 5 (20.83%) Oracle
4 5 (20.83%) EMC
4 5 (20.83%) Cisco
4 5 (20.83%) Juniper
5 3 (12.50%) TIBCO
5 3 (12.50%) GigaSpaces
6 1 (4.17%) IBM
6 1 (4.17%) Sun
6 1 (4.17%) Zend
6 1 (4.17%) Brocade
6 1 (4.17%) VMware
Slough, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago