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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 215 148 118
Rank change year-on-year
-67 -30
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 271 385 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.20% 1.77% 2.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.16% 6.20% 7.71%
Number of salaries quoted 223 293 382
Average salary £50,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
6515 6208 6835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.79% 28.56% 29.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5356 5373 5948
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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
Surrey +6 85 £55,000 +22.22% 14
Berkshire -57 81 £46,500 +3.33% 6
Hampshire -17 66 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +14 27 £55,000 +46.66%
Kent -2 6 £67,500 -6.89% 1
Oxfordshire +8 4 £28,975 -47.31%
Middlesex -9 4 £60,000 +26.31%
Home Counties - 2 £32,500 -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 404 (81.45%) Linux
2 331 (66.73%) UNIX
3 271 (54.64%) Windows
4 171 (34.48%) Oracle
5 169 (34.07%) AIX
6 162 (32.66%) Red Hat
7 143 (28.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 119 (23.99%) VMware
9 117 (23.59%) Sun
10 113 (22.78%) Java
11 109 (21.98%) Finance
12 104 (20.97%) SAN
13 95 (19.15%) HP
13 95 (19.15%) TCP/IP
14 93 (18.75%) SQL
15 87 (17.54%) ITIL
15 87 (17.54%) Microsoft
15 87 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
16 82 (16.53%) Cisco
17 78 (15.73%) Perl
17 78 (15.73%) Degree
18 72 (14.52%) SQL Server
18 72 (14.52%) DNS
19 70 (14.11%) HPUX
20 66 (13.31%) HTTP
21 65 (13.10%) XML
21 65 (13.10%) Apache
22 62 (12.50%) EMC
22 62 (12.50%) Tomcat
23 61 (12.30%) LDAP

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 65 (13.10%) Apache
2 62 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 39 (7.86%) WebSphere
4 35 (7.06%) WebLogic
5 21 (4.23%) IIS
6 17 (3.43%) Alfresco
6 17 (3.43%) Liferay
7 8 (1.61%) JCAPS
8 7 (1.41%) Oracle Application Server
8 7 (1.41%) MS Exchange
9 6 (1.21%) MQSeries
10 5 (1.01%) SAS
11 4 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (0.81%) eRoom
12 3 (0.60%) Site Server
13 2 (0.40%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.40%) iPlanet
14 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
14 1 (0.20%) WebLogic Portal
14 1 (0.20%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 32 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.21%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.81%) MS Project
4 2 (0.40%) MS Office
5 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (3.02%) Oracle Applications
2 13 (2.62%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (1.41%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.20%) SunGard Martini
5 1 (0.20%) Nortel Periphonics
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.23%) GitHub
2 5 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 104 (20.97%) SAN
2 95 (19.15%) TCP/IP
3 72 (14.52%) DNS
4 66 (13.31%) HTTP
5 61 (12.30%) LDAP
5 61 (12.30%) Firewall
6 46 (9.27%) Internet
7 39 (7.86%) WAN
8 34 (6.85%) Wireshark
9 31 (6.25%) LAN
10 30 (6.05%) NAS
11 22 (4.44%) tcpdump
11 22 (4.44%) VPN
12 21 (4.23%) DHCP
12 21 (4.23%) FTP
13 18 (3.63%) SS7
13 18 (3.63%) Intrusion Detection
14 16 (3.23%) INAP
15 15 (3.02%) SMTP
16 14 (2.82%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (14.52%) SQL Server
2 57 (11.49%) MySQL
3 56 (11.29%) Relational Database
4 47 (9.48%) RDBMS
5 37 (7.46%) Oracle Database
6 34 (6.85%) DB2
7 17 (3.43%) MongoDB
8 12 (2.42%) Oracle Database 11g
9 11 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (1.81%) OLTP
10 9 (1.81%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (1.21%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.81%) Hadoop
14 3 (0.60%) InterSystems Cache
14 3 (0.60%) Oracle9i Database
14 3 (0.60%) VLDB
14 3 (0.60%) Ingres
15 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
15 2 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (4.84%) Subversion
1 24 (4.84%) Eclipse
2 21 (4.23%) Ant
3 18 (3.63%) Gradle
3 18 (3.63%) Jenkins
3 18 (3.63%) IntelliJ
3 18 (3.63%) JIRA
4 16 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 14 (2.82%) Visual Studio
6 12 (2.42%) Selenium
7 11 (2.22%) JMeter
7 11 (2.22%) QuickTest Pro
8 10 (2.02%) Maven
9 5 (1.01%) LoadRunner
10 4 (0.81%) Git (software)
10 4 (0.81%) SilkPerformer
11 3 (0.60%) WebObjects
11 3 (0.60%) JUnit
11 3 (0.60%) WebLOAD
12 2 (0.40%) Hudson
General
1 109 (21.98%) Finance
2 44 (8.87%) German Language
3 37 (7.46%) Telecoms
4 34 (6.85%) French Language
5 17 (3.43%) Banking
6 16 (3.23%) Legal
7 11 (2.22%) Manufacturing
8 10 (2.02%) Financial Institution
9 9 (1.81%) Retail
10 5 (1.01%) Marketing
11 3 (0.60%) Law
11 3 (0.60%) Electronics
12 2 (0.40%) Military
13 1 (0.20%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.20%) Billing
13 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.20%) Publishing
13 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 68 (13.71%) Administrator
2 64 (12.90%) Support Engineer
3 50 (10.08%) Systems Administrator
3 50 (10.08%) Developer
4 48 (9.68%) Analyst
5 44 (8.87%) Consultant
5 44 (8.87%) Technical Support
6 42 (8.47%) Architect
7 36 (7.26%) Technical Support Engineer
7 36 (7.26%) Technical Engineer
8 35 (7.06%) UNIX Administrator
9 29 (5.85%) Linux Administrator
9 29 (5.85%) UNIX Engineer
10 28 (5.65%) UNIX Systems Administrator
11 27 (5.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 25 (5.04%) Oracle DBA
13 24 (4.84%) Security Analyst
14 23 (4.64%) Software Engineer
15 20 (4.03%) DBA
16 19 (3.83%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (13.10%) XML
2 49 (9.88%) HTML
3 43 (8.67%) J2EE
4 38 (7.66%) Web Services
5 30 (6.05%) SOAP
6 29 (5.85%) Middleware
7 28 (5.65%) Spring
8 26 (5.24%) WebSphere MQ
8 26 (5.24%) XSLT
9 22 (4.44%) Servlets
10 20 (4.03%) XHTML
10 20 (4.03%) Struts
10 20 (4.03%) JSON
11 17 (3.43%) Velocity
11 17 (3.43%) JSR 168
12 16 (3.23%) Ajax
13 13 (2.62%) Rendezvous
13 13 (2.62%) CSS
14 12 (2.42%) Java EE
15 11 (2.22%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 46 (9.27%) Management Information System
2 37 (7.46%) Clustering
3 29 (5.85%) Mathematics
4 25 (5.04%) Firmware
5 24 (4.84%) Computer Science
5 24 (4.84%) Statistics
6 21 (4.23%) Enterprise Storage
7 19 (3.83%) PKI
8 18 (3.63%) Physics
9 17 (3.43%) CMDB
9 17 (3.43%) Mobile App
9 17 (3.43%) Open Source
10 16 (3.23%) Cryptography
11 15 (3.02%) IVR
11 15 (3.02%) Replication
12 13 (2.62%) Data Integration
13 11 (2.22%) Life Science
13 11 (2.22%) Grid Computing
13 11 (2.22%) Visualisation
14 10 (2.02%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 404 (81.45%) Linux
2 331 (66.73%) UNIX
3 271 (54.64%) Windows
4 169 (34.07%) AIX
5 143 (28.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 70 (14.11%) HPUX
7 54 (10.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 39 (7.86%) Windows Server 2003
9 23 (4.64%) SUSE
10 19 (3.83%) CentOS
11 17 (3.43%) Mac OS X
12 13 (2.62%) Windows 2000
13 9 (1.81%) Oracle Linux
14 8 (1.61%) Windows 7
14 8 (1.61%) IRIX
15 6 (1.21%) Windows XP
16 5 (1.01%) Ubuntu
16 5 (1.01%) Debian
16 5 (1.01%) VMS
17 3 (0.60%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (17.54%) ITIL
2 45 (9.07%) Software Engineering
3 44 (8.87%) Disaster Recovery
4 41 (8.27%) Validation
5 40 (8.06%) Problem Management
6 34 (6.85%) Project Management
7 30 (6.05%) Business Intelligence
8 29 (5.85%) Change Management
9 26 (5.24%) Service Delivery
10 24 (4.84%) Load Balancing
11 23 (4.64%) SOA
12 21 (4.23%) SIEM
13 20 (4.03%) Incident Management
14 19 (3.83%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (3.83%) TDD
14 19 (3.83%) MVC
15 18 (3.63%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (3.63%) Kalman Filter
15 18 (3.63%) Service Management
16 17 (3.43%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 113 (22.78%) Java
2 93 (18.75%) SQL
3 78 (15.73%) Perl
4 54 (10.89%) C++
5 51 (10.28%) Shell Script
6 47 (9.48%) JavaScript
7 22 (4.44%) Python
8 21 (4.23%) PL/SQL
9 20 (4.03%) Ruby
10 17 (3.43%) C
10 17 (3.43%) Groovy
10 17 (3.43%) Scala
11 16 (3.23%) PHP
12 13 (2.62%) Bash Shell
13 12 (2.42%) Bourne shell
14 11 (2.22%) C#
14 11 (2.22%) PowerShell
15 7 (1.41%) Korn
16 5 (1.01%) Objective-C
17 4 (0.81%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 78 (15.73%) Degree
2 52 (10.48%) Security Cleared
3 39 (7.86%) SC Cleared
4 30 (6.05%) ISEB
4 30 (6.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 23 (4.64%) DV Cleared
6 14 (2.82%) GCIA
7 13 (2.62%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (2.42%) PhD
8 12 (2.42%) CISSP
9 11 (2.22%) SCSA
9 11 (2.22%) CCNA
10 10 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (2.02%) GIAC
11 9 (1.81%) GCIH
12 8 (1.61%) MCSE
12 8 (1.61%) IBM Certification
12 8 (1.61%) RHCE
12 8 (1.61%) Sun Certification
12 8 (1.61%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (8.27%) SLA
2 8 (1.61%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.41%) COBIT
3 7 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.21%) QA
5 5 (1.01%) COSO
6 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 87 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (7.26%) NFS
3 34 (6.85%) Active Directory
4 26 (5.24%) VMware ESX
5 25 (5.04%) Hyper-V
6 19 (3.83%) Veritas File System
7 16 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
7 16 (3.23%) Snort
8 13 (2.62%) vSphere
8 13 (2.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 13 (2.62%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 11 (2.22%) Oracle RMAN
9 11 (2.22%) XenApp
10 10 (2.02%) XenDesktop
11 9 (1.81%) Forefront TMG
12 7 (1.41%) XenServer
12 7 (1.41%) KVM
13 5 (1.01%) Sendmail
13 5 (1.01%) RHEV
14 4 (0.81%) Samba
Systems Management
1 39 (7.86%) NetBackup
2 23 (4.64%) Puppet
3 18 (3.63%) HP Data Protector
4 14 (2.82%) Nagios
5 11 (2.22%) EMC Navisphere
5 11 (2.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 11 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (1.81%) Tivoli
6 9 (1.81%) Legato
6 9 (1.81%) Data Guard
7 8 (1.61%) SCCM
7 8 (1.61%) Backup Exec
7 8 (1.61%) WSUS
8 7 (1.41%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 7 (1.41%) Control-M
8 7 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
8 7 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (1.41%) Cobbler
9 5 (1.01%) BMC PATROL
9 5 (1.01%) OpenView
Vendors
1 171 (34.48%) Oracle
2 162 (32.66%) Red Hat
3 119 (23.99%) VMware
4 117 (23.59%) Sun
5 95 (19.15%) HP
6 87 (17.54%) Microsoft
7 82 (16.53%) Cisco
8 62 (12.50%) EMC
9 59 (11.90%) Veritas
10 57 (11.49%) IBM
11 42 (8.47%) Citrix
12 40 (8.06%) JBoss
13 37 (7.46%) Sybase
14 29 (5.85%) CheckPoint
15 25 (5.04%) Sourcefire
16 24 (4.84%) F5
17 23 (4.64%) Brocade
18 22 (4.44%) NetApp
18 22 (4.44%) Juniper
19 17 (3.43%) GigaSpaces
Reading, Berkshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Superb base with bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £100,000 per annum Excellent salary plus full benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Surrey
Roc Search
Posted: 21 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £On application + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £On application + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + (Potentially higher)
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance+Bonus+More Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum to £100k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Competitive+ 20% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent or Surrey
Church International
Salary: Negotiable DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £350000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus shift allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Greythorn
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago