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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 247 165 140
Rank change year-on-year
-82 -25
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 199 309 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.97% 1.53% 2.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.27% 5.48% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 151 224 368
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £34,800 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
6092 5639 6570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.82% 27.86% 29.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5027 4659 5798
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,075 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -43 73 £43,000 +1.17% 9
Surrey -17 51 £50,000 - 7
Hampshire -65 34 £55,000 +4.76% 8
Buckinghamshire +7 19 £55,750 +23.88%
Oxfordshire +3 13 £43,000 -40.68%
Kent -1 10 £62,000 +7.82%
Middlesex +10 3 £50,000 -28.57%
West Sussex -19 1 £45,000 +24.13%
Thames Valley - 1 £60,000 -
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 366 (82.06%) Linux
2 309 (69.28%) UNIX
3 238 (53.36%) Windows
4 187 (41.93%) Oracle
5 163 (36.55%) AIX
6 158 (35.43%) Red Hat
7 129 (28.92%) VMware
8 123 (27.58%) Sun
9 120 (26.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 97 (21.75%) HP
11 94 (21.08%) Finance
12 93 (20.85%) Microsoft
12 93 (20.85%) Perl
13 92 (20.63%) SQL
14 89 (19.96%) Firewall
15 85 (19.06%) TCP/IP
16 80 (17.94%) VMware Infrastructure
17 78 (17.49%) Shell Script
18 73 (16.37%) SAN
19 69 (15.47%) ITIL
20 68 (15.25%) Cisco
20 68 (15.25%) IBM
21 67 (15.02%) SQL Server
22 65 (14.57%) Veritas
23 64 (14.35%) Degree
24 62 (13.90%) Windows Server 2008
25 58 (13.00%) Oracle Database
26 55 (12.33%) HPUX
27 54 (12.11%) LDAP
27 54 (12.11%) Java

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 48 (10.76%) Apache
2 33 (7.40%) WebLogic
3 28 (6.28%) IIS
4 26 (5.83%) WebSphere
5 18 (4.04%) Tomcat
6 13 (2.91%) JBoss
7 10 (2.24%) SharePoint
8 9 (2.02%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (1.57%) Oracle Application Server
10 6 (1.35%) JCAPS
11 5 (1.12%) IBM HTTP Server
11 5 (1.12%) MS Exchange
12 4 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (0.90%) GlassFish
13 3 (0.67%) Lync
13 3 (0.67%) Liferay
13 3 (0.67%) Alfresco
13 3 (0.67%) Office Communications Server
14 2 (0.45%) Site Server
14 2 (0.45%) CMS
Applications
1 28 (6.28%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.14%) MS Office
3 13 (2.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.67%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (2.91%) Oracle EBS R12
1 13 (2.91%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (1.57%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.90%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.45%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (2.47%) SaaS
2 3 (0.67%) GitHub
3 2 (0.45%) IaaS
4 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 89 (19.96%) Firewall
2 85 (19.06%) TCP/IP
3 73 (16.37%) SAN
4 54 (12.11%) LDAP
5 50 (11.21%) DNS
6 43 (9.64%) Internet
7 39 (8.74%) WAN
8 36 (8.07%) HTTP
9 35 (7.85%) VPN
9 35 (7.85%) LAN
10 19 (4.26%) VLAN
10 19 (4.26%) Ethernet
10 19 (4.26%) VoIP
10 19 (4.26%) NAS
11 18 (4.04%) SMTP
12 17 (3.81%) SSL
13 13 (2.91%) IMAP
13 13 (2.91%) POP3
13 13 (2.91%) ATM
14 12 (2.69%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (15.02%) SQL Server
2 58 (13.00%) Oracle Database
3 47 (10.54%) MySQL
4 27 (6.05%) Oracle Database 11g
5 15 (3.36%) Oracle Database 10g
6 12 (2.69%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (2.47%) Relational Database
7 11 (2.47%) RDBMS
7 11 (2.47%) DB2
8 9 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (1.57%) Oracle9i Database
10 6 (1.35%) Oracle BI EE
10 6 (1.35%) Oracle Exadata
11 5 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (0.90%) Oracle Discoverer
12 4 (0.90%) Informix
12 4 (0.90%) Essbase
12 4 (0.90%) Oracle Database 12c
13 3 (0.67%) MongoDB
13 3 (0.67%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 34 (7.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 25 (5.61%) QuickTest Pro
3 20 (4.48%) JMeter
3 20 (4.48%) Selenium
4 13 (2.91%) Ant
4 13 (2.91%) Oracle Forms
5 11 (2.47%) InstallShield
6 10 (2.24%) Visual Studio
7 7 (1.57%) SilkPerformer
7 7 (1.57%) LoadRunner
8 6 (1.35%) Eclipse
8 6 (1.35%) Subversion
9 5 (1.12%) WinRunner
10 4 (0.90%) ProC
10 4 (0.90%) Maven
11 3 (0.67%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (0.67%) IntelliJ
12 2 (0.45%) JIRA
12 2 (0.45%) Hudson
General
1 94 (21.08%) Finance
2 45 (10.09%) Telecoms
3 24 (5.38%) Banking
4 11 (2.47%) Retail
4 11 (2.47%) French Language
5 10 (2.24%) Pharmaceutical
5 10 (2.24%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.79%) German Language
6 8 (1.79%) Legal
7 5 (1.12%) Marketing
7 5 (1.12%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.90%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.67%) Billing
9 3 (0.67%) Back Office
9 3 (0.67%) Publishing
10 1 (0.22%) Law
10 1 (0.22%) Military
10 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 90 (20.18%) Administrator
2 58 (13.00%) Systems Administrator
3 47 (10.54%) UNIX Administrator
4 42 (9.42%) Support Engineer
5 39 (8.74%) Consultant
6 37 (8.30%) Architect
7 35 (7.85%) Analyst
7 35 (7.85%) Technical Engineer
8 34 (7.62%) Technical Support
9 30 (6.73%) Tester
10 28 (6.28%) Developer
10 28 (6.28%) UNIX Systems Administrator
11 27 (6.05%) Linux Administrator
12 25 (5.61%) UNIX Engineer
12 25 (5.61%) DBA
13 24 (5.38%) Oracle DBA
13 24 (5.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 23 (5.16%) Technical Support Engineer
15 21 (4.71%) UNIX Support
16 20 (4.48%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (10.31%) Web Services
2 37 (8.30%) XML
3 35 (7.85%) J2EE
4 23 (5.16%) HTML
5 18 (4.04%) Middleware
5 18 (4.04%) WebSphere MQ
6 17 (3.81%) SOAP
7 14 (3.14%) LAMP
8 13 (2.91%) MAPI
9 8 (1.79%) XSLT
9 8 (1.79%) RESTful
10 7 (1.57%) JSON
11 6 (1.35%) .NET
11 6 (1.35%) Ajax
12 5 (1.12%) Ext JS
12 5 (1.12%) XSD
12 5 (1.12%) JMS
12 5 (1.12%) XML Schema
12 5 (1.12%) WSDL
13 4 (0.90%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 46 (10.31%) Clustering
2 42 (9.42%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (6.28%) Management Information System
4 21 (4.71%) Mathematics
4 21 (4.71%) Open Source
5 20 (4.48%) Life Science
6 19 (4.26%) HACMP
7 14 (3.14%) Computer Science
7 14 (3.14%) Mobile App
8 13 (2.91%) Enterprise Storage
9 12 (2.69%) PKI
9 12 (2.69%) Replication
10 11 (2.47%) Visualisation
10 11 (2.47%) Mainframe
10 11 (2.47%) N-Tier
11 10 (2.24%) Blackberry
11 10 (2.24%) Statistics
11 10 (2.24%) Physics
11 10 (2.24%) Chemistry
11 10 (2.24%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 366 (82.06%) Linux
2 309 (69.28%) UNIX
3 238 (53.36%) Windows
4 163 (36.55%) AIX
5 120 (26.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 62 (13.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 55 (12.33%) HPUX
8 41 (9.19%) Windows Server 2003
9 34 (7.62%) CentOS
10 23 (5.16%) SUSE
10 23 (5.16%) Mac OS X
11 20 (4.48%) Debian
11 20 (4.48%) Ubuntu
12 18 (4.04%) Windows Server 2012
13 17 (3.81%) Windows 7
14 16 (3.59%) Windows 2000
15 12 (2.69%) Oracle Linux
16 10 (2.24%) IRIX
16 10 (2.24%) Android
16 10 (2.24%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (15.47%) ITIL
2 51 (11.43%) Project Management
3 38 (8.52%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (8.30%) Disaster Recovery
5 36 (8.07%) SOA
6 35 (7.85%) Software Engineering
7 26 (5.83%) Load Balancing
8 25 (5.61%) Migration
9 24 (5.38%) Performance Analysis
10 23 (5.16%) E-Commerce
10 23 (5.16%) Test Automation
11 20 (4.48%) Test Scripting
11 20 (4.48%) Change Management
12 19 (4.26%) Time Management
12 19 (4.26%) Mentoring
13 18 (4.04%) Performance Tuning
13 18 (4.04%) Service Management
13 18 (4.04%) Software Testing
13 18 (4.04%) Problem Management
13 18 (4.04%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 93 (20.85%) Perl
2 92 (20.63%) SQL
3 78 (17.49%) Shell Script
4 54 (12.11%) Java
5 52 (11.66%) Python
6 44 (9.87%) C++
7 34 (7.62%) PL/SQL
8 33 (7.40%) Ruby
9 22 (4.93%) C#
10 20 (4.48%) C
11 13 (2.91%) PowerShell
12 11 (2.47%) Korn
12 11 (2.47%) JavaScript
13 8 (1.79%) Bash Shell
14 7 (1.57%) VB
15 6 (1.35%) VB6
15 6 (1.35%) Bourne shell
16 5 (1.12%) Jython
16 5 (1.12%) XPath
16 5 (1.12%) PHP
Qualifications
1 64 (14.35%) Degree
2 43 (9.64%) ISEB
3 30 (6.73%) Security Cleared
4 25 (5.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 22 (4.93%) ISTQB
6 21 (4.71%) CCNA
6 21 (4.71%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (4.48%) SC Cleared
8 16 (3.59%) Sun Certification
8 16 (3.59%) PhD
8 16 (3.59%) SCSA
9 12 (2.69%) RHCE
10 11 (2.47%) CCNP
11 10 (2.24%) MCSE
11 10 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (2.24%) DV Cleared
12 5 (1.12%) JNCIA
12 5 (1.12%) MCSD
13 4 (0.90%) CCA
13 4 (0.90%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (8.07%) SLA
2 15 (3.36%) QA
3 10 (2.24%) GLP
4 8 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.12%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.12%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.45%) COBIT
System Software
1 80 (17.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (7.85%) Active Directory
3 25 (5.61%) NFS
4 22 (4.93%) Hyper-V
5 21 (4.71%) VMware ESX
6 19 (4.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 18 (4.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 18 (4.04%) Oracle RMAN
8 17 (3.81%) Firmware
8 17 (3.81%) vSphere
9 12 (2.69%) Oracle RAC
9 12 (2.69%) XenApp
10 11 (2.47%) XenDesktop
11 9 (2.02%) VMware Workstation
11 9 (2.02%) ISA Server
12 8 (1.79%) Samba
12 8 (1.79%) Veritas File System
13 6 (1.35%) Sendmail
13 6 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
14 5 (1.12%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 42 (9.42%) NetBackup
2 39 (8.74%) Puppet
3 22 (4.93%) HP Quality Center
4 21 (4.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 19 (4.26%) Control-M
6 18 (4.04%) Opscode Chef
7 13 (2.91%) Tivoli
8 12 (2.69%) OpenView
9 10 (2.24%) Nagios
10 7 (1.57%) HP Data Protector
10 7 (1.57%) Legato
11 5 (1.12%) SCCM
11 5 (1.12%) Data Guard
11 5 (1.12%) CA SiteMinder
12 4 (0.90%) AppManager
12 4 (0.90%) WSUS
12 4 (0.90%) Zenoss
13 3 (0.67%) Cobbler
13 3 (0.67%) MIMEsweeper
13 3 (0.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 187 (41.93%) Oracle
2 158 (35.43%) Red Hat
3 129 (28.92%) VMware
4 123 (27.58%) Sun
5 97 (21.75%) HP
6 93 (20.85%) Microsoft
7 68 (15.25%) Cisco
7 68 (15.25%) IBM
8 65 (14.57%) Veritas
9 39 (8.74%) EMC
9 39 (8.74%) Citrix
10 31 (6.95%) Juniper
11 29 (6.50%) NetApp
12 21 (4.71%) 3PAR
12 21 (4.71%) F5
13 18 (4.04%) Dell
14 17 (3.81%) Sourcefire
14 17 (3.81%) Symantec
15 15 (3.36%) CheckPoint
16 14 (3.14%) Sybase
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire, United Kingdom
Ordnance Survey
Salary: Circa £37,000, plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £85,000 per annum Excellent salary + variable + excell
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + exceptional benefits package!!!
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 to £55000 per annum - 12.5% bonus, 25 days, Pension to 7%, Med
Posted: 2 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
ARM Technology
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + £45-55k + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £33000 Per Annum + Good Benefits
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
Slough, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Surrey
BAE Systems
Salary: £42000 - £55000 per annum + Corporate benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bracknell
DP Connect
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Health Insurance, Bonus,
Posted: 14 days ago