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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 40 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 4 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.38% - 1.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.64% - 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Median salary £56,250 - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -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
110 111 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 38.06% 16.67% 33.44%
Number of salaries quoted 105 89 173
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,750 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £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 22 January 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 (75.00%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Unix
2 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Client/Server
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) VB
5 2 (25.00%) LoadRunner
5 2 (25.00%) JMeter
5 2 (25.00%) Replication
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (25.00%) Coaching
5 2 (25.00%) SDLC
6 1 (12.50%) Perfmon
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (12.50%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database

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 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JMeter
1 2 (25.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Agile .NET Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Agile C# Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Developer
1 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Solaris Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) VB Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Junior Architect
2 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Client/Server
2 2 (25.00%) Replication
3 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Unix
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Coaching
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Content Management
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Document Management
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Content Management
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Veritas File System
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Data Guard
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (12.50%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (12.50%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Veritas
2 1 (12.50%) VMware