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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 241 258 141
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -117
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 218 217 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.03% 0.94% 1.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.50% 3.41% 6.62%
Number of salaries quoted 166 177 351
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £69,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £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
6235 6365 6515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.37% 27.71% 29.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5263 5369 5649
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 July 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 July 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 -16 69 £47,500 - 5
Surrey +11 59 £60,000 +48.14% 8
Hampshire 0 52 £46,750 -6.50% 4
Oxfordshire +24 17 £47,500 -5.00%
Middlesex +13 9 £47,500 -20.83%
West Sussex +11 8 £51,250 +17.81%
Buckinghamshire -22 4 £62,750 +14.09%
Kent -5 2 £33,500 -32.66%
East Sussex +21 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 359 (82.91%) Linux
2 292 (67.44%) UNIX
3 213 (49.19%) Oracle
4 208 (48.04%) Windows
5 194 (44.80%) Red Hat
6 174 (40.18%) AIX
7 137 (31.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 127 (29.33%) Perl
9 124 (28.64%) ITIL
10 108 (24.94%) TCP/IP
11 107 (24.71%) Sun
12 106 (24.48%) VMware
13 102 (23.56%) Firewall
14 97 (22.40%) Cisco
15 93 (21.48%) IBM
16 89 (20.55%) Degree
17 82 (18.94%) HP
18 79 (18.24%) Agile Software Development
19 71 (16.40%) VMware Infrastructure
20 69 (15.94%) Veritas
21 66 (15.24%) SAN
21 66 (15.24%) SQL Server
22 64 (14.78%) Microsoft
22 64 (14.78%) Windows Server 2008
23 63 (14.55%) Finance
24 60 (13.86%) Shell Script
25 59 (13.63%) Oracle Database
26 54 (12.47%) SQL
27 52 (12.01%) Python
28 51 (11.78%) Security Cleared

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 29 (6.70%) Apache
2 14 (3.23%) WebSphere
3 13 (3.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 13 (3.00%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.85%) MS Exchange
5 7 (1.62%) Oracle Workflow
6 6 (1.39%) IBM Notes
7 5 (1.15%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.15%) IIS
7 5 (1.15%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.92%) Lotus Domino
9 3 (0.69%) IBM HTTP Server
9 3 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.46%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.46%) JBoss
10 2 (0.46%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.23%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 34 (7.85%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.46%) MS Office
3 2 (0.46%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.15%) Remedy AR System
3 4 (0.92%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (0.92%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 33 (7.62%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.15%) IBM SmartCloud
4 4 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.46%) SaaS
6 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 108 (24.94%) TCP/IP
2 102 (23.56%) Firewall
3 66 (15.24%) SAN
4 42 (9.70%) WAN
5 41 (9.47%) DNS
6 38 (8.78%) LAN
7 34 (7.85%) LDAP
8 29 (6.70%) Internet
9 17 (3.93%) SMTP
9 17 (3.93%) HTTP
10 16 (3.70%) VPN
10 16 (3.70%) NAS
11 13 (3.00%) VLAN
11 13 (3.00%) VoIP
12 11 (2.54%) SGSN
13 10 (2.31%) IMAP
13 10 (2.31%) CDMA
13 10 (2.31%) GPRS
13 10 (2.31%) GSM
13 10 (2.31%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (15.24%) SQL Server
2 59 (13.63%) Oracle Database
3 33 (7.62%) MySQL
4 32 (7.39%) Relational Database
5 31 (7.16%) DB2
6 26 (6.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 14 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
7 14 (3.23%) Oracle Database 12c
8 11 (2.54%) VLDB
8 11 (2.54%) Oracle Reports
8 11 (2.54%) OLTP
9 10 (2.31%) Informix
9 10 (2.31%) RDBMS
10 9 (2.08%) Oracle9i Database
11 8 (1.85%) Big Data
12 6 (1.39%) MaxDB
12 6 (1.39%) Ingres
12 6 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (3.00%) InstallShield
2 7 (1.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (1.15%) Maven
4 2 (0.46%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.46%) Subversion
4 2 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.23%) Eclipse
General
1 63 (14.55%) Finance
2 20 (4.62%) Telecoms
3 18 (4.16%) French Language
3 18 (4.16%) German Language
4 15 (3.46%) Spanish Language
5 11 (2.54%) Banking
6 10 (2.31%) Publishing
7 8 (1.85%) Financial Institution
7 8 (1.85%) Back Office
8 6 (1.39%) Legal
8 6 (1.39%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.46%) Portuguese Language
9 2 (0.46%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.46%) Military
10 1 (0.23%) Billing
10 1 (0.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 118 (27.25%) Administrator
2 77 (17.78%) Systems Administrator
3 61 (14.09%) UNIX Administrator
4 40 (9.24%) Analyst
5 36 (8.31%) Architect
6 35 (8.08%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 35 (8.08%) Linux Administrator
7 28 (6.47%) Linux Engineer
7 28 (6.47%) Solutions Architect
8 25 (5.77%) Systems Engineer
8 25 (5.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 23 (5.31%) Technical Support
10 20 (4.62%) DBA
11 19 (4.39%) Support Engineer
11 19 (4.39%) Developer
12 18 (4.16%) Consultant
12 18 (4.16%) Software Engineer
12 18 (4.16%) Security Engineer
12 18 (4.16%) Technical Engineer
12 18 (4.16%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (9.24%) Web Services
2 36 (8.31%) HTML
3 35 (8.08%) XML
4 18 (4.16%) CSS
4 18 (4.16%) J2EE
5 16 (3.70%) Ajax
6 14 (3.23%) Middleware
7 11 (2.54%) SOAP
8 10 (2.31%) MAPI
8 10 (2.31%) .NET
8 10 (2.31%) JSON
9 9 (2.08%) Spring
10 7 (1.62%) WebCenter
10 7 (1.62%) jQuery
10 7 (1.62%) WebSphere MQ
10 7 (1.62%) XSLT
11 5 (1.15%) Java EE
11 5 (1.15%) FIX Protocol
12 4 (0.92%) Hibernate
13 3 (0.69%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 47 (10.85%) Clustering
1 47 (10.85%) Computer Science
2 30 (6.93%) Data Centre
3 28 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (5.54%) Enterprise Storage
5 23 (5.31%) Hybrid Cloud
6 21 (4.85%) Management Information System
7 20 (4.62%) HACMP
7 20 (4.62%) Mathematics
8 17 (3.93%) Replication
9 15 (3.46%) AS400
9 15 (3.46%) CMDB
10 14 (3.23%) DataPower
11 13 (3.00%) Physics
11 13 (3.00%) Statistics
12 11 (2.54%) Mainframe
12 11 (2.54%) Algorithms
13 10 (2.31%) LPAR
14 8 (1.85%) Client/Server
15 7 (1.62%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 359 (82.91%) Linux
2 292 (67.44%) UNIX
3 208 (48.04%) Windows
4 174 (40.18%) AIX
5 137 (31.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 64 (14.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 47 (10.85%) HPUX
8 46 (10.62%) Windows Server 2003
9 36 (8.31%) SUSE
10 24 (5.54%) Windows 2000
11 23 (5.31%) Oracle Linux
12 21 (4.85%) CentOS
13 16 (3.70%) Debian
14 13 (3.00%) Fedora
15 12 (2.77%) Windows Server 2012
16 8 (1.85%) Ubuntu
17 6 (1.39%) VMS
18 3 (0.69%) Mac OS X
18 3 (0.69%) Windows XP
19 2 (0.46%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (28.64%) ITIL
2 79 (18.24%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (10.39%) Mentoring
4 44 (10.16%) Disaster Recovery
5 40 (9.24%) Project Management
6 39 (9.01%) E-Commerce
7 38 (8.78%) Software Engineering
8 36 (8.31%) Time Management
9 27 (6.24%) Incident Management
10 23 (5.31%) Service Management
10 23 (5.31%) Capacity Planning
11 22 (5.08%) Performance Monitoring
11 22 (5.08%) Change Management
12 21 (4.85%) Knowledge Management
13 20 (4.62%) Coaching
14 17 (3.93%) Problem Management
15 15 (3.46%) Security Management
15 15 (3.46%) DevOps
15 15 (3.46%) Performance Tuning
16 14 (3.23%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 127 (29.33%) Perl
2 60 (13.86%) Shell Script
3 54 (12.47%) SQL
4 52 (12.01%) Python
5 46 (10.62%) Bash Shell
6 39 (9.01%) C++
7 27 (6.24%) Java
7 27 (6.24%) JavaScript
8 23 (5.31%) Ruby
9 19 (4.39%) C
10 18 (4.16%) C#
10 18 (4.16%) Korn
11 15 (3.46%) PowerShell
12 12 (2.77%) Bourne shell
13 10 (2.31%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.92%) AWK
15 3 (0.69%) Ada
15 3 (0.69%) Tcl
16 2 (0.46%) Jython
16 2 (0.46%) PHP
Qualifications
1 89 (20.55%) Degree
2 51 (11.78%) Security Cleared
3 44 (10.16%) SC Cleared
4 40 (9.24%) RHCE
5 20 (4.62%) DV Cleared
6 16 (3.70%) ISEB
7 13 (3.00%) ITIL Certification
7 13 (3.00%) ISTQB
8 11 (2.54%) IBM AIX Certification
9 10 (2.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 8 (1.85%) SCSA
10 8 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (1.62%) Sun Certification
12 6 (1.39%) SAP Certification
12 6 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (1.39%) MCSE
13 5 (1.15%) MCSA
13 5 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (1.15%) CCNA
14 4 (0.92%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (8.78%) SLA
2 33 (7.62%) QA
3 9 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.85%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.46%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.23%) FISMA
6 1 (0.23%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 71 (16.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (9.24%) Active Directory
3 27 (6.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 24 (5.54%) XenApp
5 21 (4.85%) Xen
6 19 (4.39%) Samba
7 15 (3.46%) NFS
7 15 (3.46%) Oracle RAC
8 10 (2.31%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 8 (1.85%) Hyper-V
9 8 (1.85%) Firmware
10 7 (1.62%) VMware ESX
10 7 (1.62%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (1.39%) Tivoli Directory Server
12 4 (0.92%) Snort
13 3 (0.69%) vSphere
14 2 (0.46%) KVM
14 2 (0.46%) Oracle Clusterware
14 2 (0.46%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 44 (10.16%) NetBackup
2 29 (6.70%) Oracle RMAN
3 28 (6.47%) Oracle ZFS
4 26 (6.00%) Puppet
5 15 (3.46%) Data Guard
6 13 (3.00%) Tivoli
7 10 (2.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 9 (2.08%) CA Single Sign-On
8 9 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (1.85%) HP Data Protector
10 7 (1.62%) Nagios
11 6 (1.39%) Control-M
11 6 (1.39%) OpenView
11 6 (1.39%) Legato
11 6 (1.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 6 (1.39%) ARCserve
11 6 (1.39%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 6 (1.39%) SnapMirror
11 6 (1.39%) SnapVault
12 5 (1.15%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 213 (49.19%) Oracle
2 194 (44.80%) Red Hat
3 107 (24.71%) Sun
4 106 (24.48%) VMware
5 97 (22.40%) Cisco
6 93 (21.48%) IBM
7 82 (18.94%) HP
8 69 (15.94%) Veritas
9 64 (14.78%) Microsoft
10 50 (11.55%) EMC
11 47 (10.85%) NetApp
12 39 (9.01%) Juniper
13 31 (7.16%) Brocade
14 30 (6.93%) Citrix
15 27 (6.24%) 3PAR
16 25 (5.77%) CheckPoint
17 24 (5.54%) Sourcefire
18 23 (5.31%) Blue Coat
18 23 (5.31%) F5
19 22 (5.08%) Crossbeam
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits 12.5% bonus, 25 days, Pension to 7
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55 - £60 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 12.5% bonus, 25 days, Pension to 7
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K Base 50 - 60K with oncall / O/T
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £55k - 75k per year + bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 15% bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Swift
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Staines
CPS Group
Salary: £60k - 75k per year + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
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Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £36,923 to £48,767 per annum plus excellent benefits
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