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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 276 216 153
Rank change year-on-year
-60 -63
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 178 256 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.86% 1.13% 1.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.95% 3.96% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 137 210 325
Average salary £41,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £69,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
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
6031 6471 6364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.08% 28.57% 28.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5138 5372 5499
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Surrey +16 65 £60,000 +48.14%
Berkshire -31 47 £40,000 -13.97% 7
Hampshire -21 42 £38,000 -24.00% 3
Oxfordshire +18 10 £47,500 +63.93% 1
Middlesex +10 7 £47,500 -24.00%
Buckinghamshire -22 5 £62,750 +14.09%
West Sussex - 5 £50,000 -
East Sussex +29 2 £37,500 - 1
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 331 (82.75%) Linux
2 258 (64.50%) UNIX
3 206 (51.50%) Oracle
4 199 (49.75%) Windows
5 175 (43.75%) Red Hat
6 145 (36.25%) AIX
7 119 (29.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 117 (29.25%) ITIL
9 113 (28.25%) Perl
10 102 (25.50%) Cisco
10 102 (25.50%) VMware
11 100 (25.00%) Sun
12 98 (24.50%) TCP/IP
13 92 (23.00%) Firewall
14 85 (21.25%) IBM
15 83 (20.75%) Degree
16 78 (19.50%) Agile Software Development
17 73 (18.25%) HP
18 67 (16.75%) SAN
18 67 (16.75%) Microsoft
18 67 (16.75%) VMware Infrastructure
19 62 (15.50%) SQL Server
20 61 (15.25%) Windows Server 2008
21 60 (15.00%) Oracle Database
22 59 (14.75%) Veritas
23 57 (14.25%) Finance
24 54 (13.50%) Security Cleared
25 53 (13.25%) SQL
26 52 (13.00%) Shell Script
27 49 (12.25%) NetApp

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 25 (6.25%) Apache
2 14 (3.50%) Oracle Application Server
3 13 (3.25%) SharePoint
4 12 (3.00%) MS Exchange
5 7 (1.75%) Oracle Workflow
5 7 (1.75%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.50%) IBM Notes
6 6 (1.50%) IIS
6 6 (1.50%) WebSphere
6 6 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.00%) Lotus Domino
8 3 (0.75%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.50%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.50%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.25%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle 10gAS
10 1 (0.25%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.25%) JBoss
Applications
1 35 (8.75%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.25%) MS Office
3 2 (0.50%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (2.25%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.25%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (1.25%) Remedy AR System
2 5 (1.25%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.50%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 35 (8.75%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.25%) IBM SmartCloud
4 4 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 98 (24.50%) TCP/IP
2 92 (23.00%) Firewall
3 67 (16.75%) SAN
4 45 (11.25%) WAN
5 40 (10.00%) LAN
6 37 (9.25%) DNS
7 26 (6.50%) Internet
7 26 (6.50%) LDAP
8 15 (3.75%) NAS
9 14 (3.50%) VoIP
9 14 (3.50%) SMTP
9 14 (3.50%) VPN
10 12 (3.00%) HTTP
11 9 (2.25%) DMZ
11 9 (2.25%) VLAN
11 9 (2.25%) Fibre Channel
12 8 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
12 8 (2.00%) SGSN
13 7 (1.75%) IMAP
13 7 (1.75%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (15.50%) SQL Server
2 60 (15.00%) Oracle Database
3 36 (9.00%) Relational Database
4 32 (8.00%) MySQL
5 29 (7.25%) DB2
6 26 (6.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 15 (3.75%) Oracle Database 10g
8 14 (3.50%) Oracle Database 12c
9 13 (3.25%) RDBMS
10 11 (2.75%) Oracle Reports
11 10 (2.50%) OLTP
11 10 (2.50%) VLDB
12 8 (2.00%) Informix
12 8 (2.00%) Big Data
13 7 (1.75%) Oracle9i Database
14 6 (1.50%) MaxDB
15 5 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (1.25%) Ingres
16 4 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
16 4 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (3.50%) InstallShield
2 6 (1.50%) Maven
3 4 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (0.75%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.50%) Subversion
6 1 (0.25%) Ant
6 1 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.25%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.25%) Hudson
6 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
General
1 57 (14.25%) Finance
2 22 (5.50%) Telecoms
3 18 (4.50%) French Language
4 17 (4.25%) German Language
5 13 (3.25%) Spanish Language
6 10 (2.50%) Publishing
7 9 (2.25%) Banking
8 8 (2.00%) Financial Institution
8 8 (2.00%) Back Office
9 6 (1.50%) Legal
9 6 (1.50%) Italian Language
10 3 (0.75%) Military
11 2 (0.50%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.50%) Law
11 2 (0.50%) Portuguese Language
12 1 (0.25%) Retail
12 1 (0.25%) Billing
12 1 (0.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 102 (25.50%) Administrator
2 68 (17.00%) Systems Administrator
3 54 (13.50%) UNIX Administrator
4 38 (9.50%) Analyst
5 36 (9.00%) Architect
6 33 (8.25%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 30 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
8 27 (6.75%) Systems Engineer
8 27 (6.75%) Linux Engineer
9 25 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
10 21 (5.25%) DBA
11 20 (5.00%) Security Engineer
12 19 (4.75%) Technical Support
12 19 (4.75%) Support Engineer
13 17 (4.25%) Developer
13 17 (4.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 15 (3.75%) UNIX Engineer
14 15 (3.75%) Senior Linux Engineer
14 15 (3.75%) Software Engineer
14 15 (3.75%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (9.75%) Web Services
2 36 (9.00%) XML
3 35 (8.75%) HTML
4 20 (5.00%) J2EE
4 20 (5.00%) CSS
5 16 (4.00%) Ajax
6 12 (3.00%) Middleware
7 11 (2.75%) .NET
7 11 (2.75%) JSON
8 10 (2.50%) Spring
8 10 (2.50%) SOAP
9 7 (1.75%) jQuery
9 7 (1.75%) WebCenter
9 7 (1.75%) MAPI
10 5 (1.25%) XSLT
10 5 (1.25%) Hibernate
10 5 (1.25%) Java EE
11 4 (1.00%) Spring MVC
11 4 (1.00%) REST
12 3 (0.75%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 46 (11.50%) Computer Science
2 39 (9.75%) Clustering
3 31 (7.75%) Data Centre
4 29 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (7.25%) Enterprise Storage
5 26 (6.50%) Hybrid Cloud
6 17 (4.25%) Mathematics
7 16 (4.00%) Replication
8 15 (3.75%) HACMP
9 14 (3.50%) AS400
10 12 (3.00%) Management Information System
11 10 (2.50%) Statistics
11 10 (2.50%) DataPower
11 10 (2.50%) Physics
11 10 (2.50%) CMDB
12 9 (2.25%) LPAR
12 9 (2.25%) Algorithms
13 8 (2.00%) Mainframe
14 7 (1.75%) Semantic Web
15 6 (1.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 331 (82.75%) Linux
2 258 (64.50%) UNIX
3 199 (49.75%) Windows
4 145 (36.25%) AIX
5 119 (29.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 61 (15.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 44 (11.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 34 (8.50%) HPUX
9 33 (8.25%) SUSE
10 24 (6.00%) Windows 2000
11 20 (5.00%) Oracle Linux
12 14 (3.50%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (3.50%) CentOS
13 13 (3.25%) Debian
14 10 (2.50%) Fedora
15 5 (1.25%) Windows XP
15 5 (1.25%) VMS
16 3 (0.75%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.75%) Ubuntu
17 1 (0.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (29.25%) ITIL
2 78 (19.50%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (10.25%) E-Commerce
4 39 (9.75%) Mentoring
5 37 (9.25%) Time Management
6 36 (9.00%) Software Engineering
7 35 (8.75%) Disaster Recovery
8 29 (7.25%) Project Management
9 25 (6.25%) Incident Management
10 21 (5.25%) Capacity Planning
11 20 (5.00%) Service Management
11 20 (5.00%) Change Management
12 19 (4.75%) Performance Monitoring
13 18 (4.50%) Performance Tuning
13 18 (4.50%) Coaching
14 17 (4.25%) Knowledge Management
15 15 (3.75%) Security Management
16 14 (3.50%) Regression Testing
16 14 (3.50%) Software Testing
16 14 (3.50%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 113 (28.25%) Perl
2 53 (13.25%) SQL
3 52 (13.00%) Shell Script
4 47 (11.75%) Python
5 45 (11.25%) Bash Shell
6 36 (9.00%) C++
7 28 (7.00%) Java
7 28 (7.00%) JavaScript
8 23 (5.75%) Ruby
9 22 (5.50%) C
10 18 (4.50%) C#
11 16 (4.00%) Korn
12 13 (3.25%) PowerShell
13 12 (3.00%) Bourne shell
14 9 (2.25%) PL/SQL
15 6 (1.50%) AWK
16 2 (0.50%) PHP
16 2 (0.50%) Ada
16 2 (0.50%) Tcl
16 2 (0.50%) sed
Qualifications
1 83 (20.75%) Degree
2 54 (13.50%) Security Cleared
3 44 (11.00%) SC Cleared
4 32 (8.00%) RHCE
5 17 (4.25%) ISEB
5 17 (4.25%) DV Cleared
6 14 (3.50%) ISTQB
7 12 (3.00%) ITIL Certification
7 12 (3.00%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (2.25%) CCNA
8 9 (2.25%) IBM AIX Certification
8 9 (2.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (1.25%) SCSA
9 5 (1.25%) MCSE
9 5 (1.25%) MCSA
9 5 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (1.00%) OCP
10 4 (1.00%) Oracle Certification
10 4 (1.00%) SAP Certification
10 4 (1.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (8.25%) QA
2 29 (7.25%) SLA
3 6 (1.50%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.50%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.25%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.25%) FISMA
System Software
1 67 (16.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (9.25%) Active Directory
3 26 (6.50%) XenApp
4 22 (5.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 21 (5.25%) Xen
6 17 (4.25%) Oracle RAC
7 16 (4.00%) Samba
8 10 (2.50%) NFS
9 7 (1.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 6 (1.50%) Tivoli Directory Server
10 6 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (1.25%) VMware ESX
12 4 (1.00%) Snort
12 4 (1.00%) Hyper-V
13 3 (0.75%) Firmware
14 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.50%) Sendmail
14 2 (0.50%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 2 (0.50%) KVM
14 2 (0.50%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 36 (9.00%) NetBackup
2 30 (7.50%) Oracle RMAN
3 28 (7.00%) Oracle ZFS
4 24 (6.00%) Puppet
5 17 (4.25%) Data Guard
6 11 (2.75%) Nagios
6 11 (2.75%) Tivoli
7 9 (2.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 7 (1.75%) CA Single Sign-On
9 6 (1.50%) ARCserve
9 6 (1.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 6 (1.50%) Legato
9 6 (1.50%) SnapMirror
9 6 (1.50%) SnapVault
10 5 (1.25%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
10 5 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (1.25%) Netcool
10 5 (1.25%) Netcool/OMNIbus
10 5 (1.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 4 (1.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 206 (51.50%) Oracle
2 175 (43.75%) Red Hat
3 102 (25.50%) Cisco
3 102 (25.50%) VMware
4 100 (25.00%) Sun
5 85 (21.25%) IBM
6 73 (18.25%) HP
7 67 (16.75%) Microsoft
8 59 (14.75%) Veritas
9 49 (12.25%) NetApp
10 43 (10.75%) EMC
11 42 (10.50%) Juniper
12 32 (8.00%) Citrix
12 32 (8.00%) CheckPoint
13 30 (7.50%) 3PAR
14 29 (7.25%) Brocade
15 25 (6.25%) Sourcefire
16 24 (6.00%) Blue Coat
16 24 (6.00%) F5
17 23 (5.75%) Crossbeam
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits and 36 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £21000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K + 6-7K on call + O/T
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IAD
Salary: From £34,000 to £39,000 per annum depending on skills and experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits (Please see bel
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £39,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits (Please see bel
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago