The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 43 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 1 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.32% - 2.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.84% - 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 10
Median salary £55,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -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 Slough region.

Operating Systems Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
119 122 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 37.90% 18.86% 34.13%
Number of salaries quoted 113 101 180
Median salary £45,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough region citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 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 Slough region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Client/Server
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) VB
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
5 2 (28.57%) JMeter
5 2 (28.57%) Replication
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
5 2 (28.57%) Coaching
5 2 (28.57%) SDLC
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (14.29%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
6 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 1 (14.29%) Waterfall

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JMeter
1 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Software Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Agile .NET Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Agile C# Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Developer
1 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
1 2 (28.57%) C# Software Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Solaris Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) VB Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Junior
2 1 (14.29%) Junior Architect
2 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Rollout Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Client/Server
2 2 (28.57%) Replication
3 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Coaching
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Veritas File System
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (14.29%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (14.29%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Veritas
2 1 (14.29%) VMware