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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 302 265 195
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -70
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 149 200 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.79% 0.97% 1.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.66% 3.27% 5.44%
Number of salaries quoted 92 153 223
Average salary £37,500 £48,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.87% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,200 £66,400 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
5594 6116 5699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.50% 29.79% 27.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4891 5103 4673
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 -23 44 £37,500 -13.79% 1
Hampshire +19 36 £31,500 -42.72% 5
Surrey -10 30 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Kent +9 13 £32,500 -48.81%
Buckinghamshire -12 9 - -
West Sussex +4 8 £50,250 +11.66% 3
Oxfordshire -11 5 - -
Middlesex +13 2 - -
East Sussex - 2 £44,141 - 1
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 267 (84.49%) Linux
2 223 (70.57%) Unix
3 210 (66.46%) Windows
4 105 (33.23%) Oracle
5 104 (32.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 97 (30.70%) Firewall
7 88 (27.85%) Cisco
8 80 (25.32%) CheckPoint
9 79 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 79 (25.00%) ITIL
10 78 (24.68%) Information Security
11 74 (23.42%) Windows Server 2003
11 74 (23.42%) F5
12 73 (23.10%) VMware
12 73 (23.10%) Windows 2000
13 69 (21.84%) Juniper
14 68 (21.52%) Oracle Database
15 66 (20.89%) Palo Alto
16 65 (20.57%) Sourcefire
17 64 (20.25%) Blue Coat
17 64 (20.25%) Crossbeam
17 64 (20.25%) Risk Management
17 64 (20.25%) Red Hat
17 64 (20.25%) Windows Server
18 62 (19.62%) Sun
19 61 (19.30%) SAN
20 57 (18.04%) Microsoft
21 56 (17.72%) German Language
22 53 (16.77%) SQL
22 53 (16.77%) Finance

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (11.08%) Apache
2 33 (10.44%) MS Exchange
3 26 (8.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (8.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (5.70%) WebLogic
5 17 (5.38%) Tomcat
6 14 (4.43%) IIS
7 11 (3.48%) SharePoint
8 10 (3.16%) CMS
9 6 (1.90%) JBoss
9 6 (1.90%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.95%) IBM Domino
11 2 (0.63%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.32%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.32%) Resin
12 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 32 (10.13%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (2.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 33 (10.44%) Oracle EBS
2 29 (9.18%) Oracle Applications
3 18 (5.70%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 97 (30.70%) Firewall
2 79 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 61 (19.30%) SAN
4 32 (10.13%) DNS
5 25 (7.91%) Internet
6 18 (5.70%) VoIP
7 17 (5.38%) LDAP
8 16 (5.06%) Intrusion Detection
8 16 (5.06%) VPN
9 15 (4.75%) Ethernet
9 15 (4.75%) IPsec
9 15 (4.75%) NAS
10 14 (4.43%) GSM
10 14 (4.43%) SS7
11 13 (4.11%) Diameter Protocol
11 13 (4.11%) LAN
11 13 (4.11%) WAN
12 12 (3.80%) Wireshark
13 11 (3.48%) Network Security
13 11 (3.48%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (21.52%) Oracle Database
2 46 (14.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 37 (11.71%) Relational Database
4 32 (10.13%) RDBMS
5 26 (8.23%) Oracle Database 12c
5 26 (8.23%) Oracle Discoverer
6 25 (7.91%) SQL Server
7 18 (5.70%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (3.80%) Oracle Database 10g
8 12 (3.80%) Oracle Exadata
9 10 (3.16%) BusinessObjects
9 10 (3.16%) MySQL
10 8 (2.53%) Oracle9i Database
11 6 (1.90%) OLTP
11 6 (1.90%) Oracle BI EE
12 5 (1.58%) DB2
13 4 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.95%) VLDB
15 2 (0.63%) Data Mining
16 1 (0.32%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 11 (3.48%) InstallShield
2 9 (2.85%) JUnit
2 9 (2.85%) Maven
3 7 (2.22%) Eclipse
4 6 (1.90%) Subversion
5 5 (1.58%) SoapUI
6 4 (1.27%) Ant
6 4 (1.27%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.63%) EasyMock
7 2 (0.63%) Mockito
7 2 (0.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 56 (17.72%) German Language
2 53 (16.77%) Finance
3 52 (16.46%) French Language
4 38 (12.03%) Telecoms
5 14 (4.43%) Manufacturing
6 11 (3.48%) Electronics
7 5 (1.58%) Publishing
8 4 (1.27%) Banking
9 2 (0.63%) Back Office
10 1 (0.32%) Marketing
10 1 (0.32%) Military
Job Titles
1 59 (18.67%) Security Engineer
2 43 (13.61%) Analyst
3 39 (12.34%) DBA
3 39 (12.34%) Linux Engineer
3 39 (12.34%) Oracle DBA
4 33 (10.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 32 (10.13%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 31 (9.81%) Juniper Engineer
7 27 (8.54%) IT Engineer
8 26 (8.23%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 24 (7.59%) Technical Engineer
10 23 (7.28%) Developer
11 20 (6.33%) Administrator
11 20 (6.33%) Support Engineer
11 20 (6.33%) Unix Engineer
12 16 (5.06%) Unix Linux Engineer
13 15 (4.75%) Architect
13 15 (4.75%) Cisco Engineer
13 15 (4.75%) Cisco Security Engineer
14 14 (4.43%) Solaris Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (13.61%) Middleware
2 36 (11.39%) XML
3 25 (7.91%) J2EE
4 21 (6.65%) Web Services
5 14 (4.43%) HTML
6 12 (3.80%) .NET
6 12 (3.80%) CSS
6 12 (3.80%) XSLT
7 9 (2.85%) Spring
8 8 (2.53%) Ajax
8 8 (2.53%) SOAP
9 7 (2.22%) Java EE
10 6 (1.90%) WebCenter
11 5 (1.58%) EJB
11 5 (1.58%) Spring Integration
11 5 (1.58%) XHTML
12 4 (1.27%) JSP
12 4 (1.27%) LAMP
12 4 (1.27%) REST
13 2 (0.63%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.81%) Clustering
2 23 (7.28%) Computer Science
3 17 (5.38%) Management Information System
4 14 (4.43%) HACMP
5 13 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (3.48%) BBC
6 11 (3.48%) PKI
7 10 (3.16%) Fat Client
7 10 (3.16%) Thin Client
8 9 (2.85%) Data Centre
9 7 (2.22%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.90%) Enterprise Storage
10 6 (1.90%) iSeries
11 5 (1.58%) Mathematics
12 4 (1.27%) Mainframe
13 3 (0.95%) Blackberry
13 3 (0.95%) Cyberthreat
13 3 (0.95%) N-Tier
13 3 (0.95%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 267 (84.49%) Linux
2 223 (70.57%) Unix
3 210 (66.46%) Windows
4 104 (32.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 74 (23.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 73 (23.10%) Windows 2000
7 64 (20.25%) Windows Server
8 51 (16.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 40 (12.66%) AIX
10 31 (9.81%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (6.01%) SUSE
12 12 (3.80%) HPUX
13 10 (3.16%) CentOS
13 10 (3.16%) Windows XP
14 8 (2.53%) Debian
15 4 (1.27%) IRIX
16 3 (0.95%) Android
16 3 (0.95%) BlackBerry OS
17 2 (0.63%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 2 (0.63%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (25.00%) ITIL
2 78 (24.68%) Information Security
3 64 (20.25%) Risk Management
4 43 (13.61%) SOA
5 26 (8.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 26 (8.23%) Project Management
6 25 (7.91%) High Availability
7 24 (7.59%) Mentoring
8 21 (6.65%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (6.33%) Case Management
9 20 (6.33%) Coaching
9 20 (6.33%) Performance Improvement
10 18 (5.70%) Technical Architecture
11 17 (5.38%) Change Management
11 17 (5.38%) E-Commerce
11 17 (5.38%) Scrum
12 16 (5.06%) SDLC
13 15 (4.75%) Test Automation
14 14 (4.43%) Configuration Management
15 13 (4.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 53 (16.77%) SQL
2 46 (14.56%) Perl
3 31 (9.81%) Python
4 28 (8.86%) C++
5 22 (6.96%) JavaScript
6 21 (6.65%) Java
7 20 (6.33%) C#
8 12 (3.80%) C
8 12 (3.80%) Ruby
8 12 (3.80%) Shell Script
9 10 (3.16%) Bash Shell
10 9 (2.85%) PowerShell
11 8 (2.53%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.63%) PHP
13 1 (0.32%) AWK
13 1 (0.32%) Korn
13 1 (0.32%) NATURAL
13 1 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 51 (16.14%) Security Cleared
2 48 (15.19%) SC Cleared
3 30 (9.49%) Degree
4 26 (8.23%) BPSS Clearance
5 11 (3.48%) ISEB
5 11 (3.48%) ISTQB
6 6 (1.90%) CCNA
6 6 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.90%) CITP
7 5 (1.58%) CISSP
8 4 (1.27%) GCIA
8 4 (1.27%) GCIH
9 3 (0.95%) SANS
10 2 (0.63%) OCP
10 2 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.32%) CEH
11 1 (0.32%) HNC
11 1 (0.32%) HND
11 1 (0.32%) LPIC
11 1 (0.32%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (11.08%) SLA
2 15 (4.75%) QA
3 11 (3.48%) FISMA
4 1 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 37 (11.71%) Active Directory
2 32 (10.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (9.18%) Oracle RAC
4 10 (3.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 8 (2.53%) GPFS
6 7 (2.22%) Firmware
6 7 (2.22%) NFS
6 7 (2.22%) Oracle Clusterware
7 6 (1.90%) VMware ESX
8 4 (1.27%) ISA Server
8 4 (1.27%) OpenSSH
8 4 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.95%) Corosync
9 3 (0.95%) Postfix
9 3 (0.95%) Sendmail
10 2 (0.63%) DFS Replication
10 2 (0.63%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.63%) vSphere
11 1 (0.32%) Ceph
11 1 (0.32%) KVM
Systems Management
1 29 (9.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 28 (8.86%) Oracle RMAN
3 17 (5.38%) Puppet
4 13 (4.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 12 (3.80%) HP Quality Center
6 11 (3.48%) NetBackup
7 9 (2.85%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 5 (1.58%) SCCM
8 5 (1.58%) Tivoli
9 4 (1.27%) Backup Exec
9 4 (1.27%) Cisco CUCM
9 4 (1.27%) Cisco UCCE
9 4 (1.27%) Cisco UCCX
9 4 (1.27%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (1.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 3 (0.95%) Ansible
10 3 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.95%) Oracle ZFS
11 2 (0.63%) Data Guard
11 2 (0.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 105 (33.23%) Oracle
2 88 (27.85%) Cisco
3 80 (25.32%) CheckPoint
4 74 (23.42%) F5
5 73 (23.10%) VMware
6 69 (21.84%) Juniper
7 66 (20.89%) Palo Alto
8 65 (20.57%) Sourcefire
9 64 (20.25%) Blue Coat
9 64 (20.25%) Crossbeam
9 64 (20.25%) Red Hat
10 62 (19.62%) Sun
11 57 (18.04%) Microsoft
12 33 (10.44%) EMC
13 26 (8.23%) Hyperion
14 20 (6.33%) HP
14 20 (6.33%) Veritas
15 17 (5.38%) Citrix
15 17 (5.38%) NetApp
16 13 (4.11%) Novell
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £48500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 75,000 + bonus + car
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Henderson Scott
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £60k - 75k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £56000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum Excellent salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £56000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits and 36 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 12 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 12 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago