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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 251 171 127
Rank change year-on-year
-80 -44
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 210 311 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.02% 1.48% 2.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.45% 5.50% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 156 228 358
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,207 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.15% -3.98%
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
6086 5654 6322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.46% 26.91% 29.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5096 4622 5436
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 3 March 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 3 March 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
Berkshire -52 64 £44,250 -1.66% 5
Surrey +8 62 £50,000 - 8
Hampshire -40 40 £55,000 +7.31% 10
Buckinghamshire +3 18 £56,250 +25.00% 2
Kent +22 13 £63,500 -11.18%
Oxfordshire -1 9 £43,000 -42.66% 1
Middlesex +4 5 £50,000 +21.95%
West Sussex -9 1 £45,000 +24.13%
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 373 (85.16%) Linux
2 300 (68.49%) UNIX
3 222 (50.68%) Windows
4 183 (41.78%) Oracle
5 166 (37.90%) Red Hat
6 161 (36.76%) AIX
7 120 (27.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 117 (26.71%) VMware
9 107 (24.43%) Sun
10 100 (22.83%) Perl
11 95 (21.69%) Firewall
12 91 (20.78%) SQL
13 87 (19.86%) Finance
14 82 (18.72%) Microsoft
15 81 (18.49%) TCP/IP
16 73 (16.67%) Veritas
17 71 (16.21%) HP
18 70 (15.98%) Cisco
19 69 (15.75%) Shell Script
20 67 (15.30%) IBM
20 67 (15.30%) VMware Infrastructure
21 66 (15.07%) SAN
22 64 (14.61%) Windows Server 2008
23 62 (14.16%) SQL Server
24 59 (13.47%) HPUX
24 59 (13.47%) ITIL
24 59 (13.47%) Python
24 59 (13.47%) Degree
25 57 (13.01%) Oracle Database
26 47 (10.73%) Clustering

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 40 (9.13%) Apache
2 29 (6.62%) WebLogic
3 27 (6.16%) WebSphere
4 19 (4.34%) IIS
5 15 (3.42%) SharePoint
6 13 (2.97%) Tomcat
7 10 (2.28%) JBoss
8 7 (1.60%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (1.14%) IBM HTTP Server
9 5 (1.14%) MS Exchange
9 5 (1.14%) JCAPS
10 3 (0.68%) Lotus Domino
10 3 (0.68%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.46%) CMS
11 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.46%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.46%) Lync
11 2 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.23%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.23%) Liferay
Applications
1 27 (6.16%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.42%) MS Office
3 13 (2.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.46%) MS Project
4 2 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (1.37%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (1.14%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (0.91%) Remedy AR System
4 2 (0.46%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.51%) SaaS
2 9 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.91%) IBM SmartCloud
4 1 (0.23%) GitHub
4 1 (0.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 95 (21.69%) Firewall
2 81 (18.49%) TCP/IP
3 66 (15.07%) SAN
4 44 (10.05%) LDAP
5 43 (9.82%) Internet
6 41 (9.36%) DNS
7 39 (8.90%) VPN
8 36 (8.22%) WAN
9 34 (7.76%) HTTP
10 33 (7.53%) LAN
11 25 (5.71%) NAS
12 24 (5.48%) SMTP
13 23 (5.25%) VoIP
14 22 (5.02%) VLAN
15 19 (4.34%) Ethernet
16 18 (4.11%) SSL
17 17 (3.88%) POP3
17 17 (3.88%) IMAP
18 15 (3.42%) SGSN
19 14 (3.20%) CDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (14.16%) SQL Server
2 57 (13.01%) Oracle Database
3 35 (7.99%) MySQL
4 32 (7.31%) Oracle Database 11g
5 17 (3.88%) DB2
6 15 (3.42%) Oracle Database 10g
6 15 (3.42%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (2.51%) Relational Database
8 10 (2.28%) RDBMS
9 9 (2.05%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (1.83%) Oracle9i Database
10 8 (1.83%) Oracle Exadata
11 6 (1.37%) Oracle BI EE
11 6 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (1.14%) Ingres
12 5 (1.14%) Informix
12 5 (1.14%) Oracle Database 12c
13 4 (0.91%) Oracle Discoverer
13 4 (0.91%) Essbase
14 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 22 (5.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 18 (4.11%) QuickTest Pro
3 15 (3.42%) InstallShield
4 13 (2.97%) JMeter
4 13 (2.97%) Oracle Forms
4 13 (2.97%) Selenium
5 8 (1.83%) Ant
5 8 (1.83%) Visual Studio
6 5 (1.14%) LoadRunner
6 5 (1.14%) WinRunner
6 5 (1.14%) SilkPerformer
7 4 (0.91%) ProC
7 4 (0.91%) Eclipse
7 4 (0.91%) Subversion
7 4 (0.91%) Maven
8 3 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.46%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.23%) JUnit
10 1 (0.23%) IntelliJ
General
1 87 (19.86%) Finance
2 45 (10.27%) Telecoms
3 18 (4.11%) Banking
4 13 (2.97%) French Language
5 10 (2.28%) German Language
5 10 (2.28%) Spanish Language
6 8 (1.83%) Retail
6 8 (1.83%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (1.37%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.14%) Legal
9 4 (0.91%) Marketing
10 3 (0.68%) Billing
10 3 (0.68%) Publishing
10 3 (0.68%) Back Office
11 1 (0.23%) Law
11 1 (0.23%) Military
11 1 (0.23%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.23%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 95 (21.69%) Administrator
2 58 (13.24%) Systems Administrator
3 53 (12.10%) UNIX Administrator
4 41 (9.36%) Technical Support
4 41 (9.36%) Support Engineer
5 39 (8.90%) Analyst
5 39 (8.90%) Technical Engineer
5 39 (8.90%) Linux Administrator
6 36 (8.22%) Architect
7 35 (7.99%) Consultant
8 30 (6.85%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 29 (6.62%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 26 (5.94%) Technical Support Engineer
11 25 (5.71%) Developer
12 23 (5.25%) Tester
13 22 (5.02%) Linux Engineer
14 19 (4.34%) Security Engineer
15 18 (4.11%) DBA
16 17 (3.88%) Oracle DBA
17 15 (3.42%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (8.45%) Web Services
2 29 (6.62%) XML
3 26 (5.94%) J2EE
4 21 (4.79%) Middleware
5 20 (4.57%) HTML
6 18 (4.11%) WebSphere MQ
7 17 (3.88%) MAPI
8 14 (3.20%) SOAP
9 13 (2.97%) LAMP
10 8 (1.83%) RESTful
11 6 (1.37%) FIX Protocol
11 6 (1.37%) XSLT
12 5 (1.14%) XSD
12 5 (1.14%) WSDL
12 5 (1.14%) XML Schema
12 5 (1.14%) JMS
12 5 (1.14%) .NET
12 5 (1.14%) Ajax
13 4 (0.91%) Ext JS
13 4 (0.91%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 47 (10.73%) Clustering
2 39 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (5.94%) Management Information System
4 20 (4.57%) Open Source
5 18 (4.11%) Mainframe
6 17 (3.88%) HACMP
7 16 (3.65%) Replication
8 14 (3.20%) Mathematics
9 13 (2.97%) Computer Science
9 13 (2.97%) Life Science
10 12 (2.74%) Enterprise Storage
11 11 (2.51%) Mobile App
11 11 (2.51%) CMDB
11 11 (2.51%) PKI
12 10 (2.28%) iPhone
12 10 (2.28%) DataPower
12 10 (2.28%) Blackberry
13 9 (2.05%) N-Tier
14 8 (1.83%) Chemistry
14 8 (1.83%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 373 (85.16%) Linux
2 300 (68.49%) UNIX
3 222 (50.68%) Windows
4 161 (36.76%) AIX
5 120 (27.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 64 (14.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 59 (13.47%) HPUX
8 43 (9.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 34 (7.76%) CentOS
10 31 (7.08%) SUSE
11 23 (5.25%) Debian
12 20 (4.57%) Ubuntu
13 19 (4.34%) Windows 2000
13 19 (4.34%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (3.20%) Mac OS X
15 13 (2.97%) Windows 7
16 12 (2.74%) Oracle Linux
17 10 (2.28%) Windows Phone
17 10 (2.28%) Android
18 8 (1.83%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (13.47%) ITIL
2 41 (9.36%) Project Management
3 40 (9.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 40 (9.13%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (6.62%) SOA
4 29 (6.62%) Software Engineering
5 27 (6.16%) Load Balancing
6 26 (5.94%) Mentoring
7 25 (5.71%) Capacity Management
8 24 (5.48%) Time Management
8 24 (5.48%) Test Automation
9 23 (5.25%) Change Management
10 22 (5.02%) Migration
11 21 (4.79%) Problem Management
11 21 (4.79%) Performance Analysis
12 20 (4.57%) Coaching
12 20 (4.57%) E-Commerce
13 19 (4.34%) Service Management
14 18 (4.11%) Software Testing
14 18 (4.11%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 100 (22.83%) Perl
2 91 (20.78%) SQL
3 69 (15.75%) Shell Script
4 59 (13.47%) Python
5 43 (9.82%) C++
6 39 (8.90%) Java
7 34 (7.76%) Ruby
8 28 (6.39%) PL/SQL
9 27 (6.16%) C#
10 23 (5.25%) C
11 14 (3.20%) PowerShell
12 11 (2.51%) Bash Shell
13 10 (2.28%) Korn
14 9 (2.05%) JavaScript
15 7 (1.60%) VB
16 6 (1.37%) VB6
17 5 (1.14%) Jython
17 5 (1.14%) XPath
18 4 (0.91%) VC++
19 3 (0.68%) PHP
Qualifications
1 59 (13.47%) Degree
2 35 (7.99%) Security Cleared
2 35 (7.99%) ISEB
3 25 (5.71%) SC Cleared
4 23 (5.25%) ISTQB
5 22 (5.02%) RHCE
5 22 (5.02%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (4.79%) CCNA
7 19 (4.34%) Sun Certification
7 19 (4.34%) SCSA
8 14 (3.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 12 (2.74%) DV Cleared
10 11 (2.51%) CCNP
10 11 (2.51%) PhD
11 8 (1.83%) VCP4
12 7 (1.60%) MCSE
12 7 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (1.14%) JNCIA
13 5 (1.14%) GIAC
14 4 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (10.27%) SLA
2 19 (4.34%) QA
3 8 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.83%) GLP
4 7 (1.60%) ISO 9001
5 5 (1.14%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.23%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 67 (15.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (9.13%) Active Directory
3 27 (6.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 22 (5.02%) Hyper-V
5 20 (4.57%) NFS
5 20 (4.57%) Oracle RMAN
6 19 (4.34%) VMware ESX
7 17 (3.88%) vSphere
8 12 (2.74%) Firmware
9 11 (2.51%) XenApp
10 10 (2.28%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (2.28%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 9 (2.05%) XenDesktop
12 8 (1.83%) Samba
13 7 (1.60%) ISA Server
13 7 (1.60%) VMware Workstation
13 7 (1.60%) Oracle RAC
14 5 (1.14%) Snort
14 5 (1.14%) Kamailio
14 5 (1.14%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 39 (8.90%) NetBackup
2 35 (7.99%) Puppet
3 17 (3.88%) HP Quality Center
3 17 (3.88%) Tivoli
4 16 (3.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 14 (3.20%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (2.97%) Control-M
7 7 (1.60%) OpenView
7 7 (1.60%) HP Data Protector
7 7 (1.60%) Data Guard
8 6 (1.37%) Nagios
9 5 (1.14%) CA Single Sign-On
9 5 (1.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 4 (0.91%) Netcool
10 4 (0.91%) Netcool/OMNIbus
10 4 (0.91%) MIMEsweeper
10 4 (0.91%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 4 (0.91%) Zenoss
10 4 (0.91%) Cobbler
10 4 (0.91%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 183 (41.78%) Oracle
2 166 (37.90%) Red Hat
3 117 (26.71%) VMware
4 107 (24.43%) Sun
5 82 (18.72%) Microsoft
6 73 (16.67%) Veritas
7 71 (16.21%) HP
8 70 (15.98%) Cisco
9 67 (15.30%) IBM
10 41 (9.36%) EMC
11 36 (8.22%) Juniper
12 31 (7.08%) Citrix
13 27 (6.16%) NetApp
14 20 (4.57%) Sourcefire
14 20 (4.57%) F5
15 19 (4.34%) Symantec
16 17 (3.88%) Blue Coat
17 15 (3.42%) Crossbeam
17 15 (3.42%) CheckPoint
18 14 (3.20%) SAP
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Kenexa
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + On call + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + 36 days holiday, pension and more
Posted: 3 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits 12.5% bonus, 25 days, Pension to 7
Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
TEKsystems
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Surrey
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 - £43000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol or Milton Keynes, UK
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + exceptional benefits package!!!
Posted: 19 days ago
Staines
CPS Group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Industry Leading Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago