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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 254 230 142
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -88
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 212 255 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.99% 1.08% 1.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.42% 4.01% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 158 202 309
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,900 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year
- +1.69%
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
6205 6356 6571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.95% 26.86% 28.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5217 5315 5555
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +10 62 £60,000 +20.00% 10
Berkshire -54 59 £47,500 +5.55% 7
Surrey +13 48 £52,500 -8.69% 4
Kent +19 11 £69,500 -8.25%
Buckinghamshire -3 11 £42,500 -15.00%
Oxfordshire +17 9 £47,500 -36.66% 4
Middlesex +14 9 £47,500 -
East Sussex -25 2 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 346 (82.97%) Linux
2 301 (72.18%) UNIX
3 197 (47.24%) Windows
4 176 (42.21%) Red Hat
5 173 (41.49%) AIX
6 167 (40.05%) Oracle
7 129 (30.94%) Perl
8 114 (27.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 99 (23.74%) Firewall
10 91 (21.82%) Sun
11 90 (21.58%) TCP/IP
12 85 (20.38%) VMware
13 80 (19.18%) Veritas
14 74 (17.75%) Shell Script
14 74 (17.75%) Finance
15 71 (17.03%) IBM
16 70 (16.79%) Cisco
17 68 (16.31%) ITIL
18 65 (15.59%) SQL
18 65 (15.59%) Degree
19 64 (15.35%) SAN
20 63 (15.11%) Python
20 63 (15.11%) HP
21 62 (14.87%) HPUX
22 58 (13.91%) Windows Server 2008
23 57 (13.67%) Microsoft
24 55 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
25 52 (12.47%) SLA
26 51 (12.23%) Clustering
26 51 (12.23%) Oracle Database

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 35 (8.39%) Apache
2 25 (6.00%) WebSphere
3 14 (3.36%) WebLogic
4 13 (3.12%) SharePoint
5 9 (2.16%) IIS
6 7 (1.68%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (1.44%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.20%) IBM Notes
8 5 (1.20%) IBM HTTP Server
8 5 (1.20%) Oracle Application Server
9 4 (0.96%) Lotus Domino
9 4 (0.96%) JBoss
9 4 (0.96%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.72%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.48%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.24%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.24%) Liferay
12 1 (0.24%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.24%) CMS
Applications
1 25 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 22 (5.28%) MS Office
3 11 (2.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.68%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.44%) Oracle General Ledger
2 6 (1.44%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.96%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.96%) IBM SmartCloud
2 4 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (0.72%) SaaS
3 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.24%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 99 (23.74%) Firewall
2 90 (21.58%) TCP/IP
3 64 (15.35%) SAN
4 43 (10.31%) LDAP
5 33 (7.91%) DNS
6 31 (7.43%) VPN
7 26 (6.24%) VoIP
8 24 (5.76%) Internet
9 23 (5.52%) HTTP
10 20 (4.80%) SMTP
11 19 (4.56%) NAS
12 18 (4.32%) VLAN
13 17 (4.08%) Ethernet
14 16 (3.84%) WAN
15 15 (3.60%) LAN
16 14 (3.36%) SSL
16 14 (3.36%) SGSN
17 13 (3.12%) IMAP
17 13 (3.12%) POP3
17 13 (3.12%) CDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (12.23%) Oracle Database
2 45 (10.79%) SQL Server
3 35 (8.39%) MySQL
4 33 (7.91%) DB2
5 26 (6.24%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (2.88%) Oracle9i Database
6 12 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (2.88%) Relational Database
7 11 (2.64%) Oracle Database 12c
7 11 (2.64%) Informix
8 10 (2.40%) RDBMS
8 10 (2.40%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.44%) Ingres
11 5 (1.20%) Oracle Exadata
11 5 (1.20%) MaxDB
12 4 (0.96%) Big Data
12 4 (0.96%) OLTP
12 4 (0.96%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 17 (4.08%) InstallShield
2 12 (2.88%) Oracle Forms
3 10 (2.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (0.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (0.72%) Subversion
6 2 (0.48%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.48%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.24%) Mockito
7 1 (0.24%) Hamcrest
7 1 (0.24%) InstallAnywhere
7 1 (0.24%) Hudson
7 1 (0.24%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.24%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.24%) JUnit
7 1 (0.24%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.24%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.24%) Maven
7 1 (0.24%) NetBeans
General
1 74 (17.75%) Finance
2 37 (8.87%) Telecoms
3 18 (4.32%) Banking
4 15 (3.60%) French Language
5 13 (3.12%) Spanish Language
6 11 (2.64%) German Language
7 7 (1.68%) Back Office
8 6 (1.44%) Legal
8 6 (1.44%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.44%) Publishing
9 2 (0.48%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.48%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.24%) Retail
10 1 (0.24%) Marketing
10 1 (0.24%) Military
10 1 (0.24%) Law
Job Titles
1 102 (24.46%) Administrator
2 60 (14.39%) UNIX Administrator
2 60 (14.39%) Systems Administrator
3 44 (10.55%) Linux Administrator
4 39 (9.35%) Analyst
5 36 (8.63%) Support Engineer
6 33 (7.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 31 (7.43%) Technical Support
8 30 (7.19%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 26 (6.24%) Technical Engineer
10 24 (5.76%) Linux Engineer
11 23 (5.52%) Consultant
12 20 (4.80%) Architect
12 20 (4.80%) Technical Support Engineer
12 20 (4.80%) Security Engineer
13 17 (4.08%) QA Analyst
13 17 (4.08%) Developer
14 16 (3.84%) DBA
14 16 (3.84%) Applications Support
14 16 (3.84%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (6.95%) XML
2 27 (6.47%) HTML
3 16 (3.84%) Web Services
4 15 (3.60%) WebSphere MQ
4 15 (3.60%) Middleware
5 13 (3.12%) MAPI
6 12 (2.88%) Ajax
7 11 (2.64%) LAMP
7 11 (2.64%) SOAP
8 9 (2.16%) CSS
9 8 (1.92%) .NET
10 7 (1.68%) J2EE
10 7 (1.68%) FIX Protocol
11 5 (1.20%) WSDL
11 5 (1.20%) JMS
11 5 (1.20%) XSD
11 5 (1.20%) XSLT
12 4 (0.96%) RESTful
12 4 (0.96%) XML Schema
12 4 (0.96%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 51 (12.23%) Clustering
2 40 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (6.00%) Management Information System
4 19 (4.56%) Mainframe
4 19 (4.56%) HACMP
4 19 (4.56%) Replication
5 18 (4.32%) Open Source
6 17 (4.08%) DataPower
7 14 (3.36%) Computer Science
7 14 (3.36%) CMDB
8 11 (2.64%) Mathematics
9 10 (2.40%) Blackberry
9 10 (2.40%) Mobile App
9 10 (2.40%) iPhone
10 9 (2.16%) Algorithms
10 9 (2.16%) Statistics
11 8 (1.92%) Physics
11 8 (1.92%) AS400
11 8 (1.92%) Client/Server
12 7 (1.68%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 346 (82.97%) Linux
2 301 (72.18%) UNIX
3 197 (47.24%) Windows
4 173 (41.49%) AIX
5 114 (27.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 62 (14.87%) HPUX
7 58 (13.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 43 (10.31%) Windows Server 2003
9 38 (9.11%) SUSE
10 35 (8.39%) CentOS
11 26 (6.24%) Debian
12 23 (5.52%) Windows 2000
13 19 (4.56%) Ubuntu
14 11 (2.64%) Oracle Linux
15 10 (2.40%) Windows Phone
15 10 (2.40%) Android
16 9 (2.16%) Fedora
16 9 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
17 6 (1.44%) Windows 7
17 6 (1.44%) IRIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (16.31%) ITIL
2 55 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (10.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 37 (8.87%) Time Management
5 36 (8.63%) Mentoring
6 33 (7.91%) Project Management
7 30 (7.19%) Software Engineering
8 25 (6.00%) Coaching
8 25 (6.00%) Performance Analysis
9 23 (5.52%) Capacity Planning
9 23 (5.52%) Change Management
10 19 (4.56%) Problem Management
10 19 (4.56%) Test Automation
11 18 (4.32%) DevOps
11 18 (4.32%) Capacity Management
11 18 (4.32%) Load Balancing
11 18 (4.32%) Software Testing
11 18 (4.32%) Project Planning
11 18 (4.32%) SOA
12 17 (4.08%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 129 (30.94%) Perl
2 74 (17.75%) Shell Script
3 65 (15.59%) SQL
4 63 (15.11%) Python
5 40 (9.59%) C++
6 33 (7.91%) Ruby
7 29 (6.95%) Java
8 26 (6.24%) Bash Shell
9 25 (6.00%) C#
10 21 (5.04%) Korn
11 20 (4.80%) C
12 17 (4.08%) JavaScript
13 11 (2.64%) PL/SQL
14 10 (2.40%) Bourne shell
15 9 (2.16%) PowerShell
16 4 (0.96%) XPath
16 4 (0.96%) Jython
17 3 (0.72%) Ada
17 3 (0.72%) Tcl
17 3 (0.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 65 (15.59%) Degree
2 35 (8.39%) RHCE
3 32 (7.67%) Security Cleared
4 29 (6.95%) SC Cleared
5 21 (5.04%) ISEB
6 20 (4.80%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (4.80%) DV Cleared
7 19 (4.56%) Sun Certification
8 18 (4.32%) ISTQB
8 18 (4.32%) SCSA
9 17 (4.08%) CCNA
10 10 (2.40%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (2.40%) CCNP
11 8 (1.92%) IBM AIX Certification
12 6 (1.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (1.20%) JNCIA
14 4 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (0.96%) OCP
14 4 (0.96%) Oracle Certification
14 4 (0.96%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (12.47%) SLA
2 26 (6.24%) QA
3 7 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.44%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.24%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.24%) FISMA
System Software
1 44 (10.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (8.87%) Active Directory
3 32 (7.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 23 (5.52%) NFS
5 17 (4.08%) Samba
6 16 (3.84%) Hyper-V
7 12 (2.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 10 (2.40%) VMware ESX
8 10 (2.40%) Firmware
8 10 (2.40%) Oracle RAC
8 10 (2.40%) vSphere
9 6 (1.44%) Tivoli Directory Server
9 6 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (1.20%) Kamailio
10 5 (1.20%) OpenSIPS
11 4 (0.96%) Xen
11 4 (0.96%) ISA Server
12 3 (0.72%) Snort
12 3 (0.72%) XenApp
13 2 (0.48%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 39 (9.35%) NetBackup
2 34 (8.15%) Puppet
3 27 (6.47%) Oracle RMAN
4 17 (4.08%) Tivoli
5 14 (3.36%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (2.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 11 (2.64%) Control-M
7 11 (2.64%) CA Single Sign-On
8 9 (2.16%) Data Guard
9 8 (1.92%) HP Data Protector
9 8 (1.92%) OpenView
10 7 (1.68%) Nagios
11 6 (1.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 5 (1.20%) Legato
12 5 (1.20%) ARCserve
12 5 (1.20%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 4 (0.96%) Zenoss
13 4 (0.96%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
13 4 (0.96%) Backup Exec
13 4 (0.96%) Netcool
Vendors
1 176 (42.21%) Red Hat
2 167 (40.05%) Oracle
3 91 (21.82%) Sun
4 85 (20.38%) VMware
5 80 (19.18%) Veritas
6 71 (17.03%) IBM
7 70 (16.79%) Cisco
8 63 (15.11%) HP
9 57 (13.67%) Microsoft
10 45 (10.79%) Juniper
11 43 (10.31%) EMC
12 22 (5.28%) Symantec
12 22 (5.28%) Sourcefire
13 21 (5.04%) Blue Coat
13 21 (5.04%) NetApp
13 21 (5.04%) Citrix
14 20 (4.80%) Sybase
14 20 (4.80%) CheckPoint
15 19 (4.56%) Crossbeam
15 19 (4.56%) F5
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + good pension, 36 days holdiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
University of Southampton
Salary: From £28,695 to £35,256 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Staines
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + 36 days holiday, pension and more
Posted: 16 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Elsevier
Posted: 20 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Elsevier
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Posted: 22 days ago
Surrey
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 - £43000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago