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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 189 156 117
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -39
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 302 359 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.37% 1.70% 2.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.68% 5.99% 7.73%
Number of salaries quoted 243 263 397
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +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
6449 5995 6832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.31% 28.38% 30.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5301 5171 6004
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +13 93 £58,000 +28.88% 9
Berkshire -27 87 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Hampshire -13 77 £50,000 +25.00% 5
Buckinghamshire +16 22 £55,000 +45.69%
Kent +5 10 £65,000 -13.33% 1
West Sussex -47 7 £49,000 +30.66%
Middlesex -10 4 £73,750 +55.26%
Oxfordshire +8 3 £28,975 -58.60%
Home Counties - 3 £32,500 -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 430 (83.01%) Linux
2 339 (65.44%) UNIX
3 297 (57.34%) Windows
4 197 (38.03%) Oracle
5 183 (35.33%) AIX
6 159 (30.69%) Red Hat
7 144 (27.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 140 (27.03%) VMware
9 120 (23.17%) Finance
9 120 (23.17%) Sun
10 113 (21.81%) SQL
11 109 (21.04%) HP
12 108 (20.85%) Microsoft
12 108 (20.85%) TCP/IP
13 106 (20.46%) ITIL
14 105 (20.27%) SAN
15 102 (19.69%) Java
15 102 (19.69%) VMware Infrastructure
16 85 (16.41%) Cisco
17 80 (15.44%) SQL Server
18 79 (15.25%) Degree
19 76 (14.67%) Perl
20 74 (14.29%) MySQL
20 74 (14.29%) DNS
21 73 (14.09%) HPUX
22 71 (13.71%) Firewall
23 69 (13.32%) HTTP
24 68 (13.13%) Apache
25 66 (12.74%) LDAP
25 66 (12.74%) EMC

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 68 (13.13%) Apache
2 49 (9.46%) Tomcat
3 37 (7.14%) WebLogic
4 32 (6.18%) WebSphere
5 27 (5.21%) IIS
6 11 (2.12%) JCAPS
7 10 (1.93%) Liferay
7 10 (1.93%) Alfresco
8 8 (1.54%) MS Exchange
9 7 (1.35%) Oracle Application Server
10 5 (0.97%) SharePoint
10 5 (0.97%) SAS
11 4 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (0.77%) eRoom
12 3 (0.58%) Site Server
12 3 (0.58%) Lync
13 2 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.39%) iPlanet
13 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (0.39%) GlassFish
Applications
1 33 (6.37%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.54%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.16%) MS Project
4 3 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (2.90%) Oracle Applications
2 13 (2.51%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (1.35%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.39%) Oracle BRM
4 2 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.93%) GitHub
2 9 (1.74%) SaaS
3 8 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.39%) IaaS
5 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 108 (20.85%) TCP/IP
2 105 (20.27%) SAN
3 74 (14.29%) DNS
4 71 (13.71%) Firewall
5 69 (13.32%) HTTP
6 66 (12.74%) LDAP
7 50 (9.65%) Internet
8 46 (8.88%) WAN
9 36 (6.95%) LAN
10 33 (6.37%) Wireshark
11 30 (5.79%) NAS
12 25 (4.83%) VPN
13 21 (4.05%) DHCP
13 21 (4.05%) tcpdump
14 19 (3.67%) Intrusion Detection
14 19 (3.67%) FTP
15 16 (3.09%) SMTP
16 15 (2.90%) SS7
16 15 (2.90%) INAP
17 13 (2.51%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (15.44%) SQL Server
2 74 (14.29%) MySQL
3 46 (8.88%) Oracle Database
4 45 (8.69%) Relational Database
5 41 (7.92%) RDBMS
6 34 (6.56%) DB2
7 18 (3.47%) Oracle Database 11g
8 17 (3.28%) Oracle Database 10g
9 12 (2.32%) Oracle Reports
10 10 (1.93%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (1.93%) MongoDB
11 5 (0.97%) OLTP
12 3 (0.58%) Oracle9i Database
12 3 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.58%) Ingres
12 3 (0.58%) VLDB
13 2 (0.39%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.39%) InterSystems Cache
14 1 (0.19%) DB2 UDB
14 1 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 36 (6.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 28 (5.41%) QuickTest Pro
3 26 (5.02%) Ant
4 25 (4.83%) JMeter
4 25 (4.83%) Selenium
5 18 (3.47%) Subversion
5 18 (3.47%) Eclipse
6 14 (2.70%) Visual Studio
7 12 (2.32%) Maven
8 10 (1.93%) JIRA
8 10 (1.93%) IntelliJ
8 10 (1.93%) Gradle
8 10 (1.93%) Jenkins
9 8 (1.54%) LoadRunner
10 7 (1.35%) SilkPerformer
11 3 (0.58%) WinRunner
11 3 (0.58%) WebLOAD
12 2 (0.39%) Git (software)
12 2 (0.39%) ClearQuest
12 2 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
General
1 120 (23.17%) Finance
2 37 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 37 (7.14%) German Language
3 34 (6.56%) French Language
4 23 (4.44%) Banking
5 18 (3.47%) Legal
6 12 (2.32%) Retail
7 10 (1.93%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.74%) Financial Institution
9 8 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (1.35%) Marketing
11 3 (0.58%) Law
11 3 (0.58%) Billing
12 2 (0.39%) Military
12 2 (0.39%) Electronics
13 1 (0.19%) Publishing
13 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.19%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 73 (14.09%) Administrator
2 54 (10.42%) Consultant
3 51 (9.85%) Systems Administrator
4 50 (9.65%) Support Engineer
5 48 (9.27%) Analyst
5 48 (9.27%) Architect
6 40 (7.72%) Developer
7 35 (6.76%) Technical Support
7 35 (6.76%) UNIX Administrator
8 33 (6.37%) Oracle DBA
9 31 (5.98%) Technical Engineer
9 31 (5.98%) UNIX Engineer
10 28 (5.41%) Technical Support Engineer
10 28 (5.41%) DBA
11 27 (5.21%) UNIX Systems Administrator
12 25 (4.83%) Tester
13 24 (4.63%) Security Analyst
14 23 (4.44%) Linux Administrator
15 22 (4.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 22 (4.25%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (11.20%) XML
2 54 (10.42%) J2EE
3 51 (9.85%) Web Services
4 41 (7.92%) HTML
5 32 (6.18%) Middleware
6 27 (5.21%) SOAP
7 21 (4.05%) WebSphere MQ
8 19 (3.67%) Spring
9 17 (3.28%) JSON
9 17 (3.28%) XSLT
10 15 (2.90%) Ajax
10 15 (2.90%) Java EE
11 13 (2.51%) Rendezvous
12 12 (2.32%) Struts
12 12 (2.32%) XHTML
12 12 (2.32%) Servlets
13 10 (1.93%) Velocity
13 10 (1.93%) JSR 168
13 10 (1.93%) YAML
14 9 (1.74%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 49 (9.46%) Management Information System
2 44 (8.49%) Clustering
3 38 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (5.98%) Mathematics
5 26 (5.02%) Computer Science
6 25 (4.83%) Life Science
6 25 (4.83%) Firmware
7 21 (4.05%) Enterprise Storage
8 18 (3.47%) Statistics
9 17 (3.28%) Visualisation
9 17 (3.28%) CMDB
10 16 (3.09%) Physics
10 16 (3.09%) PKI
11 14 (2.70%) Data Integration
12 13 (2.51%) IVR
12 13 (2.51%) Replication
12 13 (2.51%) Open Source
12 13 (2.51%) Mobile App
13 11 (2.12%) Grid Computing
14 10 (1.93%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 430 (83.01%) Linux
2 339 (65.44%) UNIX
3 297 (57.34%) Windows
4 183 (35.33%) AIX
5 144 (27.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 73 (14.09%) HPUX
7 66 (12.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 46 (8.88%) Windows Server 2003
9 29 (5.60%) Mac OS X
10 19 (3.67%) CentOS
11 18 (3.47%) SUSE
12 15 (2.90%) Windows 2000
13 12 (2.32%) Windows 7
14 10 (1.93%) Oracle Linux
15 9 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
15 9 (1.74%) Windows XP
16 8 (1.54%) IRIX
17 7 (1.35%) Ubuntu
18 4 (0.77%) Apple iOS
19 3 (0.58%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (20.46%) ITIL
2 50 (9.65%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (9.27%) Software Engineering
3 48 (9.27%) Project Management
4 43 (8.30%) Disaster Recovery
5 41 (7.92%) Validation
6 40 (7.72%) Problem Management
7 30 (5.79%) Business Intelligence
8 27 (5.21%) Service Delivery
9 26 (5.02%) Change Management
10 24 (4.63%) Load Balancing
10 24 (4.63%) Test Management
10 24 (4.63%) Mentoring
11 23 (4.44%) Test Scripting
11 23 (4.44%) SOA
12 22 (4.25%) E-Commerce
12 22 (4.25%) Service Management
12 22 (4.25%) Incident Management
13 20 (3.86%) Information Security
13 20 (3.86%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 113 (21.81%) SQL
2 102 (19.69%) Java
3 76 (14.67%) Perl
4 63 (12.16%) Shell Script
5 48 (9.27%) C++
6 37 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 36 (6.95%) PL/SQL
8 26 (5.02%) Python
9 23 (4.44%) Ruby
10 15 (2.90%) C
10 15 (2.90%) PowerShell
11 14 (2.70%) PHP
12 11 (2.12%) Bourne shell
12 11 (2.12%) Bash Shell
13 10 (1.93%) Groovy
13 10 (1.93%) Scala
14 9 (1.74%) C#
15 4 (0.77%) Korn
16 3 (0.58%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.58%) VB
Qualifications
1 79 (15.25%) Degree
2 54 (10.42%) Security Cleared
3 47 (9.07%) ISEB
4 39 (7.53%) SC Cleared
4 39 (7.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 21 (4.05%) DV Cleared
6 20 (3.86%) PhD
7 13 (2.51%) GCIA
8 11 (2.12%) SCSA
8 11 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (1.93%) CISSP
10 9 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (1.74%) MCSE
10 9 (1.74%) GIAC
10 9 (1.74%) ISTQB
11 8 (1.54%) CEH
11 8 (1.54%) GCIH
11 8 (1.54%) Sun Certification
11 8 (1.54%) IBM Certification
11 8 (1.54%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (7.53%) SLA
2 12 (2.32%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.54%) GLP
3 8 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.35%) COBIT
5 5 (0.97%) QA
5 5 (0.97%) COSO
System Software
1 102 (19.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (7.34%) Active Directory
3 33 (6.37%) NFS
4 28 (5.41%) VMware ESX
5 27 (5.21%) Hyper-V
6 19 (3.67%) Oracle RAC
6 19 (3.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 19 (3.67%) Veritas File System
7 17 (3.28%) vSphere
8 15 (2.90%) Snort
9 14 (2.70%) XenApp
10 13 (2.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 13 (2.51%) Oracle RMAN
10 13 (2.51%) XenDesktop
11 10 (1.93%) Forefront TMG
12 7 (1.35%) KVM
12 7 (1.35%) VMware Workstation
12 7 (1.35%) XenServer
13 5 (0.97%) Sendmail
13 5 (0.97%) Samba
Systems Management
1 43 (8.30%) NetBackup
2 28 (5.41%) Puppet
3 18 (3.47%) HP Data Protector
3 18 (3.47%) HP Quality Center
3 18 (3.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 16 (3.09%) Nagios
4 16 (3.09%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (2.51%) Control-M
6 12 (2.32%) Data Guard
7 11 (2.12%) OpenView
8 10 (1.93%) Legato
8 10 (1.93%) Tivoli
8 10 (1.93%) WSUS
9 9 (1.74%) SCCM
10 8 (1.54%) EMC Navisphere
11 7 (1.35%) Backup Exec
12 6 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
13 5 (0.97%) BMC PATROL
14 4 (0.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 4 (0.77%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 197 (38.03%) Oracle
2 159 (30.69%) Red Hat
3 140 (27.03%) VMware
4 120 (23.17%) Sun
5 109 (21.04%) HP
6 108 (20.85%) Microsoft
7 85 (16.41%) Cisco
8 66 (12.74%) EMC
9 63 (12.16%) IBM
10 61 (11.78%) Veritas
11 41 (7.92%) Citrix
12 40 (7.72%) JBoss
13 37 (7.14%) Sybase
14 32 (6.18%) CheckPoint
15 29 (5.60%) NetApp
16 26 (5.02%) Sourcefire
16 26 (5.02%) F5
17 21 (4.05%) Brocade
17 21 (4.05%) Juniper
17 21 (4.05%) Dell
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + 15% Bonus & Extensive Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £On application + good benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £On application + good benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Basingstoke
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Specsavers
Posted: 4 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + £10K bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: NEG
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus shift allowance
Posted: 25 days ago