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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 59 52 66
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 8 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.60% 2.44% 0.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.44% 8.93% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 3
Average salary £46,500 £40,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.81% -19.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,100 £39,300 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £55,000 £53,200
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
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
180 168 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 35.93% 27.27% 28.87%
Number of salaries quoted 151 158 158
Average salary £42,750 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 30 September 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Slough

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 22 (88.00%) Java
2 21 (84.00%) XML
3 17 (68.00%) Linux
4 16 (64.00%) UNIX
5 14 (56.00%) HTTP
5 14 (56.00%) Red Hat
5 14 (56.00%) Telecoms
5 14 (56.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (52.00%) Perl
7 12 (48.00%) SOAP
7 12 (48.00%) LDAP
7 12 (48.00%) SS7
7 12 (48.00%) ISEB
7 12 (48.00%) TIBCO
7 12 (48.00%) Rendezvous
7 12 (48.00%) ISUP
7 12 (48.00%) INAP
7 12 (48.00%) DNS
7 12 (48.00%) NFS
7 12 (48.00%) TCP/IP
7 12 (48.00%) SMS
7 12 (48.00%) Mobile App
7 12 (48.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (48.00%) IVR
7 12 (48.00%) Software Testing
7 12 (48.00%) Wireshark
7 12 (48.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 10 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (40.00%) HTML
9 9 (36.00%) Servlets

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 9 (36.00%) Apache
1 9 (36.00%) Tomcat
1 9 (36.00%) Alfresco
1 9 (36.00%) Liferay
2 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 9 (36.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) HTTP
2 12 (48.00%) TCP/IP
2 12 (48.00%) DNS
2 12 (48.00%) SS7
2 12 (48.00%) ISUP
2 12 (48.00%) INAP
2 12 (48.00%) LDAP
2 12 (48.00%) SMS
2 12 (48.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (4.00%) GGSN
3 1 (4.00%) SGSN
3 1 (4.00%) POP3
3 1 (4.00%) SMTP
3 1 (4.00%) FTP
3 1 (4.00%) CDMA
3 1 (4.00%) GPRS
3 1 (4.00%) GSM
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) VLAN
3 1 (4.00%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Eclipse
1 9 (36.00%) IntelliJ
1 9 (36.00%) Subversion
1 9 (36.00%) JIRA
1 9 (36.00%) Gradle
1 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) JProfiler
2 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.00%) Hudson
2 1 (4.00%) Toad
2 1 (4.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (4.00%) Introscope
General
1 14 (56.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (24.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Analyst
1 13 (52.00%) Test Analyst
2 9 (36.00%) Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Operations Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Escalation Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (84.00%) XML
2 12 (48.00%) SOAP
2 12 (48.00%) Rendezvous
3 10 (40.00%) HTML
4 9 (36.00%) J2EE
4 9 (36.00%) Struts
4 9 (36.00%) XSLT
4 9 (36.00%) XHTML
4 9 (36.00%) Servlets
4 9 (36.00%) Spring
4 9 (36.00%) Velocity
4 9 (36.00%) JSR 168
5 1 (4.00%) Symfony
5 1 (4.00%) Backbone.js
5 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.00%) Middleware
5 1 (4.00%) MAPI
5 1 (4.00%) ODBC
5 1 (4.00%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) IVR
1 12 (48.00%) Mobile App
2 10 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (36.00%) Open Source
4 2 (8.00%) CMDB
4 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.00%) Grid Computing
5 1 (4.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Linux
2 16 (64.00%) UNIX
3 14 (56.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.00%) AIX
4 2 (8.00%) HPUX
5 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Software Testing
1 12 (48.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (36.00%) Web Application Development
2 9 (36.00%) Functional Testing
2 9 (36.00%) MVC
2 9 (36.00%) Extreme Programming
2 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) TDD
2 9 (36.00%) Pair Programming
3 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (12.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (8.00%) Project Management
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.00%) Release Management
5 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.00%) BDD
5 1 (4.00%) OO
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) Java
2 13 (52.00%) Perl
3 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (36.00%) Groovy
3 9 (36.00%) Scala
4 2 (8.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) C
5 1 (4.00%) PHP
5 1 (4.00%) SQL
5 1 (4.00%) VB
5 1 (4.00%) Python
5 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) ISEB
1 12 (48.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
1 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) NFS
2 2 (8.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.00%) nmon
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Red Hat
2 12 (48.00%) TIBCO
3 9 (36.00%) GigaSpaces
4 8 (32.00%) Citrix
4 8 (32.00%) Redknee
5 2 (8.00%) HP
5 2 (8.00%) EMC
6 1 (4.00%) Zend
Slough, Berkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
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