The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 262 244 149
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -95
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 193 226 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.94% 0.99% 1.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.17% 3.61% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 148 182 326
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £40,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.26% +8.23%
Solaris
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6089 6263 6449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.55% 27.30% 29.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5113 5290 5533
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Solaris
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Solaris Salary Trend in the South East

Solaris
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Solaris Salary Histogram in the South East

Solaris
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +27 64 £55,000 +10.00% 7
Berkshire -40 54 £47,500 +2.15% 3
Surrey +7 35 £55,000 -14.56% 11
Oxfordshire +25 12 £47,500 -2.56%
Middlesex +13 8 £47,500 -9.52%
Kent +2 6 £69,000 -1.42%
West Sussex +1 6 £52,500 +20.68%
Buckinghamshire -10 5 £32,000 -36.00% 1
East Sussex -2 2 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 329 (81.64%) Linux
2 290 (71.96%) UNIX
3 194 (48.14%) Windows
4 169 (41.94%) Red Hat
5 160 (39.70%) AIX
6 158 (39.21%) Oracle
7 131 (32.51%) Perl
8 107 (26.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 105 (26.05%) Firewall
10 99 (24.57%) TCP/IP
11 89 (22.08%) ITIL
12 86 (21.34%) VMware
13 85 (21.09%) Sun
14 84 (20.84%) Cisco
15 76 (18.86%) IBM
15 76 (18.86%) Veritas
16 69 (17.12%) Degree
17 65 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
17 65 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
17 65 (16.13%) Shell Script
18 64 (15.88%) SAN
18 64 (15.88%) Finance
19 62 (15.38%) HP
20 59 (14.64%) Python
21 51 (12.66%) Windows Server 2003
21 51 (12.66%) SQL
22 50 (12.41%) Microsoft
22 50 (12.41%) Clustering
22 50 (12.41%) VMware Infrastructure
23 49 (12.16%) SLA

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 33 (8.19%) Apache
2 20 (4.96%) WebSphere
3 13 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 10 (2.48%) Oracle Application Server
5 7 (1.74%) WebLogic
6 6 (1.49%) IIS
6 6 (1.49%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.24%) MS Exchange
7 5 (1.24%) IBM Notes
7 5 (1.24%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (0.99%) IBM HTTP Server
8 4 (0.99%) Lotus Domino
9 3 (0.74%) JBoss
9 3 (0.74%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (0.50%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.25%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 23 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.22%) MS Office
3 6 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.49%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (1.24%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.24%) Remedy AR System
3 3 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.23%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.24%) IBM SmartCloud
3 4 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (0.74%) SaaS
4 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 105 (26.05%) Firewall
2 99 (24.57%) TCP/IP
3 64 (15.88%) SAN
4 41 (10.17%) LDAP
5 38 (9.43%) DNS
6 28 (6.95%) Internet
7 22 (5.46%) VPN
7 22 (5.46%) HTTP
8 20 (4.96%) NAS
9 19 (4.71%) SMTP
10 17 (4.22%) VoIP
10 17 (4.22%) VLAN
11 16 (3.97%) WAN
12 15 (3.72%) LAN
13 13 (3.23%) SGSN
14 12 (2.98%) IMAP
14 12 (2.98%) POP3
14 12 (2.98%) CDMA
14 12 (2.98%) GPRS
14 12 (2.98%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (11.41%) Oracle Database
2 45 (11.17%) SQL Server
3 34 (8.44%) MySQL
4 31 (7.69%) DB2
5 25 (6.20%) Oracle Database 11g
6 19 (4.71%) Relational Database
7 15 (3.72%) Oracle Database 12c
8 12 (2.98%) Oracle Database 10g
9 11 (2.73%) Informix
9 11 (2.73%) Oracle9i Database
10 10 (2.48%) RDBMS
11 8 (1.99%) VLDB
11 8 (1.99%) OLTP
12 7 (1.74%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (1.49%) Ingres
14 5 (1.24%) MaxDB
15 4 (0.99%) Big Data
16 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (3.47%) InstallShield
2 10 (2.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (1.24%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (0.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (0.99%) Maven
5 2 (0.50%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.50%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.50%) Subversion
6 1 (0.25%) Eclipse
General
1 64 (15.88%) Finance
2 25 (6.20%) Telecoms
3 18 (4.47%) French Language
3 18 (4.47%) German Language
4 16 (3.97%) Spanish Language
5 14 (3.47%) Banking
6 7 (1.74%) Back Office
7 6 (1.49%) Legal
7 6 (1.49%) Publishing
7 6 (1.49%) Italian Language
8 2 (0.50%) Portuguese Language
8 2 (0.50%) Military
8 2 (0.50%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.25%) Billing
9 1 (0.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 101 (25.06%) Administrator
2 59 (14.64%) Systems Administrator
3 58 (14.39%) UNIX Administrator
4 41 (10.17%) Linux Administrator
5 37 (9.18%) Analyst
6 30 (7.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 29 (7.20%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 27 (6.70%) Technical Support
9 26 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
10 25 (6.20%) Support Engineer
11 21 (5.21%) Technical Engineer
12 20 (4.96%) Consultant
12 20 (4.96%) Security Engineer
13 19 (4.71%) Systems Engineer
14 18 (4.47%) Senior Linux Engineer
15 17 (4.22%) DBA
15 17 (4.22%) Developer
16 16 (3.97%) Software Engineer
16 16 (3.97%) Architect
16 16 (3.97%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (8.19%) HTML
2 30 (7.44%) XML
3 19 (4.71%) Web Services
4 16 (3.97%) CSS
5 15 (3.72%) SOAP
5 15 (3.72%) Middleware
6 13 (3.23%) Ajax
7 12 (2.98%) MAPI
8 11 (2.73%) WebSphere MQ
8 11 (2.73%) J2EE
9 8 (1.99%) .NET
10 7 (1.74%) XSLT
10 7 (1.74%) LAMP
10 7 (1.74%) FIX Protocol
10 7 (1.74%) Spring
11 6 (1.49%) JSON
12 4 (0.99%) Java EE
12 4 (0.99%) XSD
12 4 (0.99%) JMS
12 4 (0.99%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 50 (12.41%) Clustering
2 39 (9.68%) Data Centre
3 37 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (5.96%) Management Information System
4 24 (5.96%) Computer Science
5 20 (4.96%) HACMP
6 17 (4.22%) DataPower
7 16 (3.97%) Mathematics
7 16 (3.97%) Replication
8 15 (3.72%) CMDB
9 13 (3.23%) Mainframe
10 12 (2.98%) Statistics
11 11 (2.73%) Physics
12 10 (2.48%) AS400
12 10 (2.48%) Algorithms
13 9 (2.23%) Client/Server
14 7 (1.74%) PKI
14 7 (1.74%) Eurex
15 6 (1.49%) Enterprise Storage
15 6 (1.49%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 329 (81.64%) Linux
2 290 (71.96%) UNIX
3 194 (48.14%) Windows
4 160 (39.70%) AIX
5 107 (26.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 65 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 51 (12.66%) Windows Server 2003
8 49 (12.16%) HPUX
9 35 (8.68%) SUSE
10 30 (7.44%) CentOS
11 26 (6.45%) Windows 2000
12 22 (5.46%) Debian
13 15 (3.72%) Ubuntu
14 13 (3.23%) Fedora
15 11 (2.73%) Windows Server 2012
16 10 (2.48%) Oracle Linux
17 6 (1.49%) Windows Phone
17 6 (1.49%) Android
17 6 (1.49%) VMS
18 4 (0.99%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (22.08%) ITIL
2 65 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (10.92%) Disaster Recovery
4 39 (9.68%) Time Management
5 34 (8.44%) Project Management
6 32 (7.94%) Software Engineering
6 32 (7.94%) Mentoring
7 24 (5.96%) Coaching
8 22 (5.46%) Capacity Planning
8 22 (5.46%) Incident Management
9 20 (4.96%) Performance Monitoring
10 19 (4.71%) Performance Analysis
10 19 (4.71%) Problem Management
11 17 (4.22%) DevOps
12 16 (3.97%) Performance Tuning
12 16 (3.97%) Load Balancing
12 16 (3.97%) Service Management
13 15 (3.72%) Change Management
13 15 (3.72%) Capacity Management
14 14 (3.47%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 131 (32.51%) Perl
2 65 (16.13%) Shell Script
3 59 (14.64%) Python
4 51 (12.66%) SQL
5 40 (9.93%) C++
6 31 (7.69%) Bash Shell
7 29 (7.20%) Java
8 27 (6.70%) Ruby
9 22 (5.46%) JavaScript
10 19 (4.71%) C#
11 18 (4.47%) Korn
12 16 (3.97%) C
13 13 (3.23%) PowerShell
14 11 (2.73%) Bourne shell
15 7 (1.74%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.74%) XPath
16 3 (0.74%) Ada
16 3 (0.74%) Tcl
16 3 (0.74%) Jython
17 2 (0.50%) sed
Qualifications
1 69 (17.12%) Degree
2 40 (9.93%) RHCE
3 32 (7.94%) Security Cleared
4 29 (7.20%) SC Cleared
5 20 (4.96%) DV Cleared
6 17 (4.22%) ISEB
6 17 (4.22%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (3.47%) ISTQB
7 14 (3.47%) CCNA
8 13 (3.23%) Sun Certification
9 12 (2.98%) SCSA
10 11 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (2.73%) IBM AIX Certification
11 8 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (1.99%) MCSE
12 7 (1.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (1.24%) JNCIA
13 5 (1.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 4 (0.99%) MCSA
14 4 (0.99%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (12.16%) SLA
2 23 (5.71%) QA
3 4 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.99%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.25%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.25%) FISMA
System Software
1 50 (12.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (9.93%) Active Directory
3 33 (8.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 24 (5.96%) NFS
5 19 (4.71%) Samba
6 14 (3.47%) Oracle RAC
7 13 (3.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 13 (3.23%) Hyper-V
8 9 (2.23%) VMware ESX
9 8 (1.99%) Firmware
10 7 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (1.74%) vSphere
11 6 (1.49%) Tivoli Directory Server
12 4 (0.99%) Xen
12 4 (0.99%) XenApp
13 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.74%) ISA Server
13 3 (0.74%) Snort
13 3 (0.74%) Kamailio
13 3 (0.74%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 43 (10.67%) NetBackup
2 30 (7.44%) Puppet
3 27 (6.70%) Oracle RMAN
4 14 (3.47%) Tivoli
4 14 (3.47%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (3.23%) Data Guard
6 10 (2.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 10 (2.48%) CA Single Sign-On
7 8 (1.99%) OpenView
7 8 (1.99%) Control-M
7 8 (1.99%) HP Data Protector
8 7 (1.74%) Nagios
9 6 (1.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 6 (1.49%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 5 (1.24%) ARCserve
10 5 (1.24%) Netcool
10 5 (1.24%) Netcool/OMNIbus
10 5 (1.24%) Legato
10 5 (1.24%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
11 4 (0.99%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 169 (41.94%) Red Hat
2 158 (39.21%) Oracle
3 86 (21.34%) VMware
4 85 (21.09%) Sun
5 84 (20.84%) Cisco
6 76 (18.86%) IBM
6 76 (18.86%) Veritas
7 62 (15.38%) HP
8 50 (12.41%) Microsoft
9 47 (11.66%) Juniper
10 46 (11.41%) EMC
11 25 (6.20%) NetApp
12 24 (5.96%) Blue Coat
12 24 (5.96%) Sourcefire
13 23 (5.71%) CheckPoint
13 23 (5.71%) Symantec
14 22 (5.46%) Brocade
14 22 (5.46%) Crossbeam
14 22 (5.46%) F5
15 20 (4.96%) Sybase
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum Excellent salary + 20% variable + ex
Posted: 5 hours ago
Staines
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 6 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Posted: 17 hours ago
Brighton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £17000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K Base 50 - 60K with oncall / O/T
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Mason Frank
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + good pension, 36 days holdiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
BAE Systems
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Staines
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 25 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Posted: 27 days ago