The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 219 139 120
Rank change year-on-year
-80 -19
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 247 420 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.09% 1.89% 2.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.87% 6.49% 7.85%
Number of salaries quoted 201 333 384
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6382 6476 6690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.29% 29.19% 28.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5323 5594 5798
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Solaris
England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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
Berkshire -45 79 £46,500 +20.77% 3
Hampshire -1 64 £50,000 +25.00% 10
Surrey -28 64 £40,500 -10.00% 8
Buckinghamshire +7 28 £55,000 +46.66%
Kent 0 10 £49,750 -32.54%
Middlesex 0 4 £62,500 +31.57% 1
Oxfordshire -9 3 £42,500 -3.40% 1
East Sussex - 1 - -
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 418 (81.96%) Linux
2 331 (64.90%) UNIX
3 262 (51.37%) Windows
4 174 (34.12%) Oracle
5 157 (30.78%) Red Hat
6 156 (30.59%) AIX
7 135 (26.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 116 (22.75%) Sun
9 115 (22.55%) Java
10 107 (20.98%) SAN
11 100 (19.61%) VMware
12 97 (19.02%) Finance
13 95 (18.63%) TCP/IP
14 93 (18.24%) SQL
15 87 (17.06%) Microsoft
16 85 (16.67%) Degree
17 78 (15.29%) ITIL
18 77 (15.10%) DNS
19 75 (14.71%) HPUX
20 72 (14.12%) XML
20 72 (14.12%) Tomcat
21 71 (13.92%) HP
22 69 (13.53%) Perl
23 68 (13.33%) Relational Database
24 67 (13.14%) HTTP
25 65 (12.75%) Veritas
25 65 (12.75%) Apache
26 64 (12.55%) Cisco
26 64 (12.55%) Firewall
26 64 (12.55%) VMware Infrastructure

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 72 (14.12%) Tomcat
2 65 (12.75%) Apache
3 43 (8.43%) WebSphere
4 34 (6.67%) WebLogic
5 23 (4.51%) Alfresco
5 23 (4.51%) Liferay
6 10 (1.96%) JCAPS
6 10 (1.96%) IIS
7 6 (1.18%) MQSeries
8 5 (0.98%) IBM Notes
8 5 (0.98%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.78%) SAS
9 4 (0.78%) WebLogic Portal
9 4 (0.78%) eRoom
10 3 (0.59%) GlassFish
10 3 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.39%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.39%) WebLogic Integration
11 2 (0.39%) iPlanet
11 2 (0.39%) AquaLogic Service Bus
Applications
1 28 (5.49%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.37%) MS Office
3 5 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.78%) MS Project
4 4 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (1.76%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.39%) Nortel Periphonics
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.20%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.31%) GitHub
2 2 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 107 (20.98%) SAN
2 95 (18.63%) TCP/IP
3 77 (15.10%) DNS
4 67 (13.14%) HTTP
5 64 (12.55%) Firewall
6 56 (10.98%) Internet
7 55 (10.78%) LDAP
8 38 (7.45%) NAS
9 35 (6.86%) WAN
10 31 (6.08%) LAN
10 31 (6.08%) Wireshark
11 28 (5.49%) FTP
12 23 (4.51%) tcpdump
13 22 (4.31%) VPN
14 20 (3.92%) SMTP
14 20 (3.92%) Intrusion Detection
15 18 (3.53%) DHCP
16 16 (3.14%) Wireless
17 15 (2.94%) SSH
17 15 (2.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 60 (11.76%) MySQL
3 58 (11.37%) RDBMS
4 55 (10.78%) SQL Server
5 40 (7.84%) DB2
5 40 (7.84%) Oracle Database
6 23 (4.51%) MongoDB
7 19 (3.73%) Oracle Database 11g
8 13 (2.55%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (2.16%) Oracle Database 10g
10 9 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (1.57%) Hadoop
12 6 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (1.18%) OLTP
13 4 (0.78%) InterSystems Cache
13 4 (0.78%) BODI
13 4 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (0.78%) MaxDB
13 4 (0.78%) Informix
13 4 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 36 (7.06%) Subversion
2 34 (6.67%) Eclipse
3 24 (4.71%) IntelliJ
3 24 (4.71%) JIRA
3 24 (4.71%) Gradle
3 24 (4.71%) Jenkins
4 23 (4.51%) Ant
5 15 (2.94%) Maven
6 12 (2.35%) Visual Studio
7 11 (2.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 8 (1.57%) Selenium
9 7 (1.37%) QuickTest Pro
9 7 (1.37%) JMeter
10 6 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (0.98%) JUnit
11 5 (0.98%) Git (software)
12 4 (0.78%) WebObjects
13 3 (0.59%) LabVIEW
13 3 (0.59%) WebLOAD
14 2 (0.39%) SoapUI
General
1 97 (19.02%) Finance
2 46 (9.02%) German Language
3 36 (7.06%) Telecoms
4 28 (5.49%) French Language
5 14 (2.75%) Banking
6 13 (2.55%) Legal
7 8 (1.57%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.37%) Law
8 7 (1.37%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.98%) Retail
9 5 (0.98%) Marketing
10 3 (0.59%) Electronics
10 3 (0.59%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.39%) Military
11 2 (0.39%) Billing
11 2 (0.39%) Russian Language
12 1 (0.20%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.20%) Automotive
12 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 85 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 66 (12.94%) Developer
3 62 (12.16%) Technical Support
3 62 (12.16%) Administrator
4 52 (10.20%) Analyst
5 51 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
5 51 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
6 46 (9.02%) Systems Administrator
7 42 (8.24%) Consultant
8 38 (7.45%) Architect
9 33 (6.47%) UNIX Administrator
10 31 (6.08%) Linux Administrator
11 29 (5.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 28 (5.49%) Security Analyst
13 27 (5.29%) UNIX Systems Administrator
14 26 (5.10%) Software Engineer
15 21 (4.12%) Oracle DBA
16 20 (3.92%) C++ Software Engineer
16 20 (3.92%) UNIX Engineer
17 19 (3.73%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (14.12%) XML
2 52 (10.20%) HTML
3 49 (9.61%) J2EE
4 40 (7.84%) Web Services
4 40 (7.84%) Spring
5 38 (7.45%) XSLT
6 35 (6.86%) Middleware
7 33 (6.47%) SOAP
8 32 (6.27%) WebSphere MQ
9 30 (5.88%) Servlets
10 28 (5.49%) XHTML
11 26 (5.10%) Struts
12 23 (4.51%) Velocity
12 23 (4.51%) JSR 168
13 20 (3.92%) Java EE
14 18 (3.53%) JSON
15 16 (3.14%) EJB
15 16 (3.14%) CSS
16 15 (2.94%) Ajax
17 10 (1.96%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (9.41%) Management Information System
2 38 (7.45%) Clustering
3 30 (5.88%) Statistics
3 30 (5.88%) Mathematics
4 28 (5.49%) Computer Science
5 23 (4.51%) Physics
5 23 (4.51%) Open Source
6 22 (4.31%) Replication
7 20 (3.92%) Enterprise Storage
8 18 (3.53%) Firmware
9 17 (3.33%) Cryptography
10 16 (3.14%) PKI
10 16 (3.14%) DataPower
11 15 (2.94%) CMDB
12 13 (2.55%) Data Integration
12 13 (2.55%) IVR
12 13 (2.55%) Mobile App
13 12 (2.35%) Device Driver
14 11 (2.16%) Grid Computing
15 10 (1.96%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 418 (81.96%) Linux
2 331 (64.90%) UNIX
3 262 (51.37%) Windows
4 156 (30.59%) AIX
5 135 (26.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 75 (14.71%) HPUX
7 48 (9.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 35 (6.86%) SUSE
9 34 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 18 (3.53%) CentOS
11 11 (2.16%) Mac OS X
12 9 (1.76%) Oracle Linux
13 8 (1.57%) Windows 2000
14 7 (1.37%) Debian
15 5 (0.98%) VMS
16 4 (0.78%) IRIX
16 4 (0.78%) Ubuntu
17 3 (0.59%) Fedora
17 3 (0.59%) OS/400
17 3 (0.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (15.29%) ITIL
2 50 (9.80%) Software Engineering
3 47 (9.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 42 (8.24%) Validation
5 41 (8.04%) Problem Management
6 35 (6.86%) Load Balancing
7 31 (6.08%) Change Management
8 28 (5.49%) MVC
9 27 (5.29%) Service Delivery
9 27 (5.29%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (5.10%) TDD
10 26 (5.10%) SIEM
11 25 (4.90%) Project Management
11 25 (4.90%) Incident Management
12 24 (4.71%) Extreme Programming
12 24 (4.71%) Business Intelligence
13 23 (4.51%) Pair Programming
13 23 (4.51%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (4.51%) Functional Testing
14 22 (4.31%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 115 (22.55%) Java
2 93 (18.24%) SQL
3 69 (13.53%) Perl
4 59 (11.57%) C++
5 54 (10.59%) JavaScript
6 45 (8.82%) Shell Script
7 23 (4.51%) Groovy
7 23 (4.51%) Scala
8 21 (4.12%) Python
8 21 (4.12%) C
9 18 (3.53%) PL/SQL
10 17 (3.33%) Ruby
11 15 (2.94%) Bash Shell
11 15 (2.94%) PHP
12 11 (2.16%) C#
13 7 (1.37%) Bourne shell
14 6 (1.18%) Korn
14 6 (1.18%) PowerShell
14 6 (1.18%) VB
14 6 (1.18%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 85 (16.67%) Degree
2 54 (10.59%) Security Cleared
3 40 (7.84%) SC Cleared
4 22 (4.31%) DV Cleared
5 20 (3.92%) SCSA
6 18 (3.53%) ISEB
6 18 (3.53%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 15 (2.94%) CCNA
9 14 (2.75%) PhD
10 13 (2.55%) Sun Certification
11 12 (2.35%) GIAC
11 12 (2.35%) GCIA
11 12 (2.35%) CISSP
12 11 (2.16%) CCNP
12 11 (2.16%) CEH
13 10 (1.96%) RHCE
14 8 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
15 7 (1.37%) GCIH
15 7 (1.37%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (8.82%) SLA
2 8 (1.57%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.98%) COBIT
4 5 (0.98%) COSO
5 4 (0.78%) QA
6 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 64 (12.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (6.86%) Active Directory
3 32 (6.27%) NFS
4 24 (4.71%) VMware ESX
5 23 (4.51%) Hyper-V
6 22 (4.31%) Snort
7 18 (3.53%) Oracle RMAN
8 14 (2.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 12 (2.35%) Veritas File System
9 12 (2.35%) vSphere
10 11 (2.16%) XenApp
10 11 (2.16%) Oracle RAC
11 10 (1.96%) XenDesktop
12 8 (1.57%) XenServer
13 7 (1.37%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 7 (1.37%) Forefront TMG
13 7 (1.37%) KVM
14 5 (0.98%) RHEV
15 3 (0.59%) OpenSSH
16 2 (0.39%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 37 (7.25%) NetBackup
2 21 (4.12%) Puppet
3 16 (3.14%) HP Data Protector
4 12 (2.35%) EMC Navisphere
5 11 (2.16%) Nagios
6 10 (1.96%) Tivoli
6 10 (1.96%) Backup Exec
6 10 (1.96%) Data Guard
6 10 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (1.57%) Cobbler
7 8 (1.57%) SCCM
7 8 (1.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 7 (1.37%) WSUS
8 7 (1.37%) Legato
8 7 (1.37%) ARCserve
8 7 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
9 6 (1.18%) BMC PATROL
10 5 (0.98%) Control-M
10 5 (0.98%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 5 (0.98%) YUM
Vendors
1 174 (34.12%) Oracle
2 157 (30.78%) Red Hat
3 116 (22.75%) Sun
4 100 (19.61%) VMware
5 87 (17.06%) Microsoft
6 71 (13.92%) HP
7 65 (12.75%) Veritas
8 64 (12.55%) Cisco
9 63 (12.35%) EMC
10 51 (10.00%) IBM
11 39 (7.65%) Sybase
12 38 (7.45%) JBoss
13 37 (7.25%) Citrix
14 28 (5.49%) Sourcefire
15 24 (4.71%) CheckPoint
16 23 (4.51%) GigaSpaces
17 22 (4.31%) NetApp
18 21 (4.12%) Brocade
19 18 (3.53%) Juniper
20 17 (3.33%) F5
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Acumin
Salary: £60k plus + bonus + package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Acumin
Salary: £60 + plus bonus and package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
DP Connect
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + Good Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum to £100k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance+Bonus+More Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Superb base with bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £78500 - £83500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus shift allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Talent International
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Camberley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Avios
Salary: From £45,000 to £49,000 per annum -Annual Bonus; BA Staff concessions
Posted: 14 days ago