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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 244 202 134
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -68
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 214 288 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.02% 1.28% 2.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.55% 4.75% 7.24%
Number of salaries quoted 164 222 321
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
6023 6057 6271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.75% 27.00% 28.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5055 4989 5308
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £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 30 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 30 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
Surrey +12 63 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Hampshire -8 56 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Berkshire -69 52 £47,500 +5.55% 5
Buckinghamshire -4 14 £42,500 -9.57% 2
Kent +24 13 £70,000 -2.09%
Middlesex +17 8 £47,500 -
Oxfordshire +8 5 £43,000 -42.66% 1
East Sussex -30 2 £65,000 +62.50% 1
West Sussex -1 1 £45,000 +3.44% 1
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 343 (82.85%) Linux
2 301 (72.71%) UNIX
3 193 (46.62%) Windows
4 179 (43.24%) Red Hat
5 170 (41.06%) AIX
6 164 (39.61%) Oracle
7 122 (29.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 120 (28.99%) Perl
9 102 (24.64%) Sun
10 93 (22.46%) Firewall
11 90 (21.74%) VMware
12 81 (19.57%) TCP/IP
13 80 (19.32%) Veritas
14 75 (18.12%) Finance
15 74 (17.87%) Shell Script
16 70 (16.91%) IBM
16 70 (16.91%) SQL
17 68 (16.43%) HP
18 67 (16.18%) SAN
19 64 (15.46%) Microsoft
20 63 (15.22%) Cisco
20 63 (15.22%) Python
21 62 (14.98%) HPUX
21 62 (14.98%) Degree
22 57 (13.77%) ITIL
23 56 (13.53%) Windows Server 2008
24 50 (12.08%) Oracle Database
24 50 (12.08%) Clustering
25 48 (11.59%) SQL Server
26 47 (11.35%) VMware Infrastructure

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 34 (8.21%) Apache
2 27 (6.52%) WebSphere
3 19 (4.59%) WebLogic
4 13 (3.14%) SharePoint
5 10 (2.42%) IIS
6 7 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (1.45%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.21%) IBM HTTP Server
9 4 (0.97%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.97%) JBoss
9 4 (0.97%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.72%) Lotus Domino
10 3 (0.72%) Oracle Application Server
10 3 (0.72%) Office Communications Server
10 3 (0.72%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.48%) CMS
12 1 (0.24%) JCAPS
12 1 (0.24%) Liferay
12 1 (0.24%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 26 (6.28%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.83%) MS Office
3 11 (2.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (2.17%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (1.21%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (0.97%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.97%) SaaS
2 4 (0.97%) IBM SmartCloud
3 2 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.24%) GitHub
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 93 (22.46%) Firewall
2 81 (19.57%) TCP/IP
3 67 (16.18%) SAN
4 45 (10.87%) LDAP
5 37 (8.94%) VPN
6 36 (8.70%) DNS
7 31 (7.49%) Internet
8 27 (6.52%) VoIP
9 25 (6.04%) HTTP
10 24 (5.80%) WAN
11 23 (5.56%) LAN
12 22 (5.31%) NAS
13 21 (5.07%) SMTP
14 20 (4.83%) VLAN
15 19 (4.59%) Ethernet
16 18 (4.35%) SSL
17 15 (3.62%) POP3
17 15 (3.62%) IMAP
18 13 (3.14%) SGSN
18 13 (3.14%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (12.08%) Oracle Database
2 48 (11.59%) SQL Server
3 28 (6.76%) MySQL
4 27 (6.52%) DB2
4 27 (6.52%) Oracle Database 11g
5 15 (3.62%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (2.66%) Relational Database
7 10 (2.42%) RDBMS
8 9 (2.17%) Informix
9 8 (1.93%) Oracle9i Database
9 8 (1.93%) Oracle Exadata
10 7 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (1.45%) Ingres
11 6 (1.45%) Oracle BI EE
11 6 (1.45%) Oracle Database 12c
12 4 (0.97%) MaxDB
12 4 (0.97%) Essbase
12 4 (0.97%) Oracle Discoverer
13 2 (0.48%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 19 (4.59%) InstallShield
2 13 (3.14%) Oracle Forms
3 10 (2.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (1.45%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.97%) ProC
6 3 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (0.72%) Subversion
7 2 (0.48%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.48%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.24%) Mockito
8 1 (0.24%) Hamcrest
8 1 (0.24%) InstallAnywhere
8 1 (0.24%) Hudson
8 1 (0.24%) Maven
8 1 (0.24%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.24%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.24%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.24%) JUnit
8 1 (0.24%) NetBeans
General
1 75 (18.12%) Finance
2 42 (10.14%) Telecoms
3 19 (4.59%) Banking
4 13 (3.14%) French Language
5 12 (2.90%) Spanish Language
6 10 (2.42%) German Language
7 6 (1.45%) Legal
7 6 (1.45%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.21%) Back Office
9 4 (0.97%) Publishing
10 3 (0.72%) Retail
11 2 (0.48%) Marketing
11 2 (0.48%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.48%) Portuguese Language
12 1 (0.24%) Military
12 1 (0.24%) Law
Job Titles
1 96 (23.19%) Administrator
2 60 (14.49%) UNIX Administrator
3 58 (14.01%) Systems Administrator
4 45 (10.87%) Support Engineer
5 43 (10.39%) Linux Administrator
6 42 (10.14%) Technical Support
7 39 (9.42%) Technical Engineer
8 38 (9.18%) Analyst
9 33 (7.97%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 32 (7.73%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 28 (6.76%) Technical Support Engineer
11 28 (6.76%) Consultant
12 24 (5.80%) Architect
13 20 (4.83%) Developer
14 19 (4.59%) QA Analyst
14 19 (4.59%) Linux Engineer
15 17 (4.11%) Security Engineer
16 16 (3.86%) UNIX Engineer
17 15 (3.62%) Applications Support
18 13 (3.14%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (6.76%) XML
2 20 (4.83%) HTML
2 20 (4.83%) Web Services
3 17 (4.11%) WebSphere MQ
4 16 (3.86%) Middleware
5 15 (3.62%) MAPI
6 11 (2.66%) LAMP
6 11 (2.66%) SOAP
7 7 (1.69%) Ajax
8 6 (1.45%) FIX Protocol
8 6 (1.45%) CSS
8 6 (1.45%) J2EE
8 6 (1.45%) XSLT
9 5 (1.21%) XSD
9 5 (1.21%) .NET
9 5 (1.21%) WSDL
9 5 (1.21%) XML Schema
9 5 (1.21%) RESTful
9 5 (1.21%) JMS
10 4 (0.97%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 50 (12.08%) Clustering
2 41 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (6.28%) Management Information System
4 21 (5.07%) Replication
5 19 (4.59%) Mainframe
5 19 (4.59%) HACMP
6 18 (4.35%) Open Source
7 14 (3.38%) DataPower
8 13 (3.14%) CMDB
9 12 (2.90%) Mathematics
10 11 (2.66%) Mobile App
11 10 (2.42%) Algorithms
11 10 (2.42%) iPhone
11 10 (2.42%) Blackberry
12 9 (2.17%) Computer Science
12 9 (2.17%) Statistics
12 9 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
13 8 (1.93%) PKI
13 8 (1.93%) Physics
13 8 (1.93%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 343 (82.85%) Linux
2 301 (72.71%) UNIX
3 193 (46.62%) Windows
4 170 (41.06%) AIX
5 122 (29.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 62 (14.98%) HPUX
7 56 (13.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 37 (8.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 36 (8.70%) CentOS
10 35 (8.45%) SUSE
11 23 (5.56%) Debian
12 18 (4.35%) Ubuntu
13 17 (4.11%) Windows 2000
14 14 (3.38%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (2.66%) Oracle Linux
16 10 (2.42%) Windows Phone
16 10 (2.42%) Android
17 7 (1.69%) Windows 7
17 7 (1.69%) Fedora
18 6 (1.45%) IRIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (13.77%) ITIL
2 45 (10.87%) Disaster Recovery
3 39 (9.42%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (8.70%) Time Management
5 35 (8.45%) Project Management
6 30 (7.25%) Mentoring
7 28 (6.76%) Software Engineering
8 26 (6.28%) Change Management
9 25 (6.04%) SOA
10 24 (5.80%) Capacity Management
11 23 (5.56%) Coaching
11 23 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
12 22 (5.31%) Test Automation
12 22 (5.31%) Load Balancing
12 22 (5.31%) Problem Management
13 21 (5.07%) Software Testing
13 21 (5.07%) Project Planning
14 19 (4.59%) Capacity Planning
14 19 (4.59%) Test Strategy
15 18 (4.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 120 (28.99%) Perl
2 74 (17.87%) Shell Script
3 70 (16.91%) SQL
4 63 (15.22%) Python
5 44 (10.63%) C++
6 33 (7.97%) Ruby
7 31 (7.49%) C#
8 28 (6.76%) Java
9 25 (6.04%) C
10 19 (4.59%) Bash Shell
11 17 (4.11%) Korn
12 16 (3.86%) PL/SQL
13 11 (2.66%) JavaScript
14 9 (2.17%) PowerShell
15 7 (1.69%) VB
16 6 (1.45%) Bourne shell
16 6 (1.45%) VB6
17 5 (1.21%) Jython
17 5 (1.21%) XPath
18 4 (0.97%) VC++
Qualifications
1 62 (14.98%) Degree
2 32 (7.73%) Security Cleared
3 30 (7.25%) RHCE
4 28 (6.76%) SC Cleared
5 24 (5.80%) ISEB
6 22 (5.31%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (5.07%) ISTQB
8 20 (4.83%) CCNA
9 19 (4.59%) Sun Certification
9 19 (4.59%) SCSA
10 16 (3.86%) DV Cleared
11 11 (2.66%) CCNP
12 6 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (1.45%) IBM AIX Certification
13 5 (1.21%) MCSE
13 5 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (1.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (1.21%) JNCIA
14 3 (0.72%) GIAC
14 3 (0.72%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (10.63%) SLA
2 23 (5.56%) QA
3 7 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.69%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.24%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.24%) FISMA
System Software
1 47 (11.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (8.45%) Active Directory
3 31 (7.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 23 (5.56%) NFS
5 17 (4.11%) Hyper-V
6 13 (3.14%) Firmware
6 13 (3.14%) Samba
6 13 (3.14%) VMware ESX
7 12 (2.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 12 (2.90%) vSphere
8 7 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (1.69%) XenApp
9 6 (1.45%) ISA Server
10 5 (1.21%) XenDesktop
10 5 (1.21%) Kamailio
10 5 (1.21%) OpenSIPS
10 5 (1.21%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 4 (0.97%) Oracle RAC
12 3 (0.72%) Snort
12 3 (0.72%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 42 (10.14%) NetBackup
2 34 (8.21%) Puppet
3 21 (5.07%) Oracle RMAN
4 20 (4.83%) Tivoli
5 14 (3.38%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (3.14%) Control-M
7 10 (2.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 10 (2.42%) CA Single Sign-On
8 8 (1.93%) OpenView
8 8 (1.93%) Nagios
8 8 (1.93%) HP Data Protector
9 6 (1.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 4 (0.97%) Netcool
10 4 (0.97%) Netcool/OMNIbus
10 4 (0.97%) Legato
10 4 (0.97%) ARCserve
10 4 (0.97%) MIMEsweeper
10 4 (0.97%) Data Guard
10 4 (0.97%) Zenoss
10 4 (0.97%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 179 (43.24%) Red Hat
2 164 (39.61%) Oracle
3 102 (24.64%) Sun
4 90 (21.74%) VMware
5 80 (19.32%) Veritas
6 70 (16.91%) IBM
7 68 (16.43%) HP
8 64 (15.46%) Microsoft
9 63 (15.22%) Cisco
10 43 (10.39%) EMC
11 36 (8.70%) Juniper
12 27 (6.52%) Citrix
12 27 (6.52%) NetApp
13 22 (5.31%) Symantec
14 17 (4.11%) Sybase
15 16 (3.86%) Sourcefire
15 16 (3.86%) Blue Coat
16 15 (3.62%) Brocade
16 15 (3.62%) SAP
17 14 (3.38%) F5
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Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Avios
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Woking
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 - £43000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Bodleian Libraries
Salary: From £30,434 to £37,394 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago