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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
England / South East
Rank 249 285 263
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -22
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 138 169 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.92% 0.88% 1.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.28% 3.03% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 87 112 155
Median salary £52,500 £41,820 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.53% -9.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £65,000
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 South East region.

Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4206 5577 6224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.17% 29.01% 30.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3595 4840 5113
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,772 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +25 53 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Surrey +47 35 £52,500 +20.68% 8
Hampshire +17 27 £58,750 +86.50% 2
Buckinghamshire +13 8 £25,000 -57.44%
Kent -1 8 £42,500 +30.76%
West Sussex -2 5 £57,500 +15.00%
East Sussex +4 1 £60,000 +35.92%
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 South East region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 229 (86.74%) Linux
2 183 (69.32%) Unix
3 145 (54.92%) Windows
4 103 (39.02%) Oracle
5 99 (37.50%) TCP/IP
6 97 (36.74%) Red Hat
7 69 (26.14%) Cisco
8 63 (23.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 60 (22.73%) Sun
10 58 (21.97%) Firewall
10 58 (21.97%) Windows Server 2008
11 56 (21.21%) VMware
12 55 (20.83%) Microsoft
12 55 (20.83%) ITIL
13 54 (20.45%) F5
14 51 (19.32%) CheckPoint
14 51 (19.32%) Juniper
15 49 (18.56%) Windows Server 2003
15 49 (18.56%) Windows 2000
15 49 (18.56%) Palo Alto
16 48 (18.18%) Blue Coat
17 47 (17.80%) Sourcefire
17 47 (17.80%) Crossbeam
18 44 (16.67%) Security Cleared
19 43 (16.29%) NetBackup
20 42 (15.91%) Disaster Recovery
20 42 (15.91%) Finance
21 41 (15.53%) Risk Management
22 40 (15.15%) MySQL
23 39 (14.77%) XML

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 34 (12.88%) Apache
2 31 (11.74%) Tomcat
3 10 (3.79%) WebSphere
4 8 (3.03%) JBoss
5 7 (2.65%) IIS
6 6 (2.27%) IBM HTTP Server
6 6 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (1.52%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (1.14%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.38%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (6.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (3.03%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (2.27%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 6 (2.27%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (2.27%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (1.14%) Eloqua
5 2 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (1.89%) SaaS
2 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.14%) Responsys
2 3 (1.14%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 99 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 58 (21.97%) Firewall
3 38 (14.39%) SAN
4 33 (12.50%) LDAP
5 23 (8.71%) DNS
6 18 (6.82%) Kerberos
6 18 (6.82%) SSH
7 16 (6.06%) Network Security
8 15 (5.68%) Intrusion Detection
9 14 (5.30%) HTTP
9 14 (5.30%) VPN
10 13 (4.92%) Fibre Channel
10 13 (4.92%) Internet
11 11 (4.17%) IPsec
12 8 (3.03%) FTP
12 8 (3.03%) WAN
13 7 (2.65%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (2.65%) SSL
14 6 (2.27%) HTTPS
14 6 (2.27%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (15.15%) MySQL
2 25 (9.47%) SQL Server
3 24 (9.09%) DB2
4 18 (6.82%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (6.44%) Oracle Database
6 16 (6.06%) OLTP
6 16 (6.06%) VLDB
7 11 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (3.03%) Relational Database
9 7 (2.65%) Oracle9i Database
10 6 (2.27%) Oracle Discoverer
11 3 (1.14%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.14%) Oracle ODI
11 3 (1.14%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.76%) DB2 UDB
12 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.38%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 11 (4.17%) JIRA
2 9 (3.41%) Ant
2 9 (3.41%) Gradle
2 9 (3.41%) Maven
3 8 (3.03%) Redmine
3 8 (3.03%) Subversion
4 7 (2.65%) Cucumber
4 7 (2.65%) Selenium
5 6 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (1.52%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.14%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.76%) JMeter
8 2 (0.76%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.38%) IntelliJ
General
1 42 (15.91%) Finance
2 36 (13.64%) German Language
3 20 (7.58%) French Language
4 15 (5.68%) Financial Institution
5 12 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.89%) Military
7 3 (1.14%) Back Office
7 3 (1.14%) Banking
8 2 (0.76%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.38%) Games
9 1 (0.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 68 (25.76%) Linux Engineer
2 53 (20.08%) Security Engineer
3 39 (14.77%) Juniper Engineer
4 37 (14.02%) Unix Engineer
5 34 (12.88%) Administrator
6 27 (10.23%) Analyst
6 27 (10.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 26 (9.85%) Linux Administrator
8 23 (8.71%) Unix Administrator
9 21 (7.95%) Developer
10 18 (6.82%) Support Engineer
11 17 (6.44%) Systems Administrator
12 16 (6.06%) VMware Engineer
13 15 (5.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 15 (5.68%) Unix Linux Engineer
14 13 (4.92%) Blue Coat Engineer
14 13 (4.92%) Cisco Engineer
14 13 (4.92%) Senior Cisco Engineer
14 13 (4.92%) Senior Security Engineer
14 13 (4.92%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (14.77%) XML
2 30 (11.36%) Web Services
3 27 (10.23%) SOAP
4 26 (9.85%) HTML
5 20 (7.58%) CSS
6 15 (5.68%) J2EE
7 14 (5.30%) .NET
7 14 (5.30%) REST
8 13 (4.92%) Middleware
8 13 (4.92%) XSLT
9 12 (4.55%) LAMP
10 10 (3.79%) ASP.NET
11 9 (3.41%) JAXB
12 8 (3.03%) XHTML
13 7 (2.65%) JSON
14 6 (2.27%) Hibernate
14 6 (2.27%) Oracle Fusion
14 6 (2.27%) Spring MVC
14 6 (2.27%) XML Schema
14 6 (2.27%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 32 (12.12%) Computer Science
2 20 (7.58%) Statistics
3 19 (7.20%) Clustering
4 13 (4.92%) Wiki
5 12 (4.55%) Management Information System
6 11 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (4.17%) PKI
7 10 (3.79%) Data Centre
8 9 (3.41%) Client/Server
8 9 (3.41%) EMC VMAX
9 6 (2.27%) Algorithms
9 6 (2.27%) AS400
9 6 (2.27%) DataPower
9 6 (2.27%) RSA SecurID
9 6 (2.27%) VAX
10 5 (1.89%) Driving Licence
11 4 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.52%) Hedge funds
11 4 (1.52%) iSeries
12 3 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 229 (86.74%) Linux
2 183 (69.32%) Unix
3 145 (54.92%) Windows
4 63 (23.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 58 (21.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 49 (18.56%) Windows 2000
6 49 (18.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 29 (10.98%) AIX
8 20 (7.58%) Windows Server
9 19 (7.20%) CentOS
10 9 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (3.03%) Windows 2000 Server
11 8 (3.03%) Windows 7
12 7 (2.65%) Windows 10
12 7 (2.65%) Windows 8
13 6 (2.27%) HPUX
13 6 (2.27%) VMS
14 2 (0.76%) IRIX
14 2 (0.76%) SUSE
14 2 (0.76%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (20.83%) ITIL
2 42 (15.91%) Disaster Recovery
3 41 (15.53%) Risk Management
4 37 (14.02%) Mentoring
5 33 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
6 31 (11.74%) High Availability
7 29 (10.98%) Configuration Management
8 26 (9.85%) Information Security
9 24 (9.09%) Capacity Management
10 22 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
11 20 (7.58%) Unit Testing
12 19 (7.20%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (7.20%) Patch Management
12 19 (7.20%) Performance Tuning
13 18 (6.82%) Coaching
14 17 (6.44%) Asset Management
15 16 (6.06%) Server Building
16 14 (5.30%) Change Management
16 14 (5.30%) Identity Management
17 13 (4.92%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (12.50%) Perl
2 31 (11.74%) SQL
3 26 (9.85%) Java
3 26 (9.85%) Shell Script
4 23 (8.71%) JavaScript
5 20 (7.58%) PowerShell
6 13 (4.92%) C++
7 12 (4.55%) C#
8 11 (4.17%) C
8 11 (4.17%) PHP
9 10 (3.79%) VB
10 7 (2.65%) ECMAScript
10 7 (2.65%) PL/SQL
10 7 (2.65%) VB.NET
11 6 (2.27%) Jython
11 6 (2.27%) XPath
12 5 (1.89%) Python
13 4 (1.52%) VBScript
14 3 (1.14%) Ruby
15 2 (0.76%) Korn
Qualifications
1 44 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 26 (9.85%) Degree
3 20 (7.58%) SC Cleared
4 14 (5.30%) RHCE
5 7 (2.65%) ISEB
6 4 (1.52%) CREST Certified
6 4 (1.52%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.76%) CCNA
7 2 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.38%) CCDA
8 1 (0.38%) CCDP
8 1 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.38%) MCTS
8 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.38%) SCSA
8 1 (0.38%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.58%) SLA
2 11 (4.17%) FISMA
3 5 (1.89%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 36 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 29 (10.98%) Samba
2 29 (10.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (7.95%) Firmware
3 21 (7.95%) iptables
4 19 (7.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 18 (6.82%) VMware ESX
6 17 (6.44%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 16 (6.06%) vSphere
8 10 (3.79%) Hyper-V
8 10 (3.79%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (3.41%) GlusterFS
10 6 (2.27%) NFS
11 5 (1.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (1.89%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (1.89%) XenServer
12 4 (1.52%) XenApp
13 2 (0.76%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 2 (0.76%) GPFS
13 2 (0.76%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 43 (16.29%) NetBackup
2 32 (12.12%) Oracle ZFS
3 29 (10.98%) Red Hat Satellite
4 24 (9.09%) Puppet
5 20 (7.58%) HP Data Protector
6 19 (7.20%) Nagios
7 18 (6.82%) Cacti
8 12 (4.55%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 8 (3.03%) Legato
9 8 (3.03%) SCCM
10 7 (2.65%) Backup Exec
10 7 (2.65%) Microsoft Clustering
11 6 (2.27%) BMC PATROL
11 6 (2.27%) CA Single Sign-On
11 6 (2.27%) Control-M
11 6 (2.27%) HP SIM
11 6 (2.27%) Netcool
11 6 (2.27%) NetVault Backup
11 6 (2.27%) Tivoli
11 6 (2.27%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 103 (39.02%) Oracle
2 97 (36.74%) Red Hat
3 69 (26.14%) Cisco
4 60 (22.73%) Sun
5 56 (21.21%) VMware
6 55 (20.83%) Microsoft
7 54 (20.45%) F5
8 51 (19.32%) CheckPoint
8 51 (19.32%) Juniper
9 49 (18.56%) Palo Alto
10 48 (18.18%) Blue Coat
11 47 (17.80%) Crossbeam
11 47 (17.80%) Sourcefire
12 38 (14.39%) HP
13 33 (12.50%) NetApp
13 33 (12.50%) Veritas
14 16 (6.06%) IBM
15 13 (4.92%) Brocade
15 13 (4.92%) EMC
16 11 (4.17%) StorageTek
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