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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 282 297 233
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -64
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 155 166 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.85% 0.81% 1.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.91% 2.81% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 100 131 224
Median salary £52,500 £41,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.04% -18.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -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
5329 5898 6424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.24% 28.75% 28.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4635 5050 5293
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +15 64 £50,000 +19.04% 5
Hampshire +13 48 £55,000 +44.73% 1
Surrey -7 27 £50,500 -3.80% 2
East Sussex +6 6 £50,000 +33.33%
West Sussex -1 5 £58,500 +30.00%
Buckinghamshire +15 3 £52,500 -16.33%
Oxfordshire -13 1 - -
Kent - 1 £42,500 -
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing Solaris also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 251 (85.37%) Linux
2 180 (61.22%) Unix
3 167 (56.80%) Windows
4 99 (33.67%) Red Hat
5 94 (31.97%) Oracle
6 88 (29.93%) Firewall
7 81 (27.55%) TCP/IP
8 77 (26.19%) ITIL
9 68 (23.13%) Perl
9 68 (23.13%) Microsoft
9 68 (23.13%) VMware
10 62 (21.09%) Finance
11 61 (20.75%) Cisco
11 61 (20.75%) Security Cleared
12 60 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
13 56 (19.05%) XML
14 54 (18.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 52 (17.69%) Sun
16 50 (17.01%) F5
17 49 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
17 49 (16.67%) Telecoms
18 48 (16.33%) CheckPoint
19 46 (15.65%) Windows Server 2003
19 46 (15.65%) Juniper
19 46 (15.65%) German Language
20 45 (15.31%) AIX
20 45 (15.31%) Clustering
21 44 (14.97%) Windows 2000
21 44 (14.97%) Palo Alto
22 39 (13.27%) SC Cleared

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 38 (12.93%) Apache
2 28 (9.52%) Tomcat
3 8 (2.72%) IIS
4 4 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (1.36%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.02%) nginx
6 2 (0.68%) CMS
6 2 (0.68%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.68%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.68%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.34%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.34%) JBoss
7 1 (0.34%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 15 (5.10%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.38%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.02%) MS Project
4 2 (0.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 24 (8.16%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (7.14%) Oracle Applications
3 18 (6.12%) Oracle Financials
4 15 (5.10%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.68%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.34%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.06%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 88 (29.93%) Firewall
2 81 (27.55%) TCP/IP
3 33 (11.22%) SAN
4 32 (10.88%) DNS
5 25 (8.50%) VPN
6 23 (7.82%) Intrusion Detection
7 21 (7.14%) Internet
8 19 (6.46%) Network Security
9 17 (5.78%) IPsec
10 15 (5.10%) SNMP
11 14 (4.76%) VoIP
12 13 (4.42%) WAN
13 12 (4.08%) LAN
14 11 (3.74%) LDAP
15 10 (3.40%) Cisco ASA
15 10 (3.40%) Fibre Channel
15 10 (3.40%) NAS
16 7 (2.38%) HTTP
17 6 (2.04%) tcpdump
17 6 (2.04%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (12.93%) MySQL
2 18 (6.12%) Oracle Discoverer
2 18 (6.12%) Oracle Reports
3 13 (4.42%) Relational Database
4 11 (3.74%) SQL Server
5 10 (3.40%) DB2
5 10 (3.40%) Oracle Database
6 8 (2.72%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (2.72%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (2.04%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (1.70%) OLTP
8 5 (1.70%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (1.36%) VLDB
10 3 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.68%) DB2 UDB
12 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 26 (8.84%) InstallShield
2 19 (6.46%) JIRA
3 18 (6.12%) Oracle Forms
4 14 (4.76%) CMake
4 14 (4.76%) Subversion
5 13 (4.42%) Git (software)
5 13 (4.42%) Jenkins
6 12 (4.08%) MSI
7 11 (3.74%) AdminStudio
7 11 (3.74%) Wise Package Studio
8 5 (1.70%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.68%) Ant
9 2 (0.68%) EasyMock
9 2 (0.68%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.68%) JUnit
9 2 (0.68%) Maven
9 2 (0.68%) Selenium
10 1 (0.34%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.34%) ClearQuest
10 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 62 (21.09%) Finance
2 49 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 46 (15.65%) German Language
4 28 (9.52%) French Language
5 22 (7.48%) Automotive
6 21 (7.14%) Aerospace
7 6 (2.04%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.70%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.36%) Games
10 3 (1.02%) Military
11 2 (0.68%) Banking
11 2 (0.68%) Marketing
12 1 (0.34%) Publishing
12 1 (0.34%) Retail
12 1 (0.34%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 65 (22.11%) Linux Engineer
2 52 (17.69%) Security Engineer
3 42 (14.29%) Analyst
4 38 (12.93%) Juniper Engineer
5 37 (12.59%) Administrator
6 28 (9.52%) Support Engineer
7 25 (8.50%) Unix Engineer
8 24 (8.16%) Linux Administrator
9 23 (7.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 22 (7.48%) Systems Administrator
11 21 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 21 (7.14%) Unix Administrator
12 20 (6.80%) Designer
13 19 (6.46%) Developer
13 19 (6.46%) Systems Analyst
14 18 (6.12%) Analyst Developer
14 18 (6.12%) Developer Analyst
14 18 (6.12%) Oracle Developer
14 18 (6.12%) Senior Analyst
14 18 (6.12%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (19.05%) XML
2 25 (8.50%) LAMP
3 22 (7.48%) HTML
4 15 (5.10%) SOAP
5 13 (4.42%) Web Services
6 12 (4.08%) REST
7 8 (2.72%) JSP
7 8 (2.72%) Servlets
8 7 (2.38%) CSS
8 7 (2.38%) JSON
8 7 (2.38%) Middleware
8 7 (2.38%) Spring
8 7 (2.38%) Spring MVC
9 6 (2.04%) SailPoint
9 6 (2.04%) SPML
10 5 (1.70%) Hibernate
10 5 (1.70%) Oracle Fusion
11 4 (1.36%) Ajax
11 4 (1.36%) J2EE
12 3 (1.02%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 45 (15.31%) Clustering
2 27 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (6.80%) Replication
3 20 (6.80%) Wiki
4 18 (6.12%) Client/Server
5 17 (5.78%) PKI
6 15 (5.10%) Data Centre
7 10 (3.40%) Computer Science
7 10 (3.40%) Management Information System
8 7 (2.38%) Security Operations Centre
9 5 (1.70%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (1.70%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.36%) Fintech
10 4 (1.36%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (1.02%) BYOD
12 2 (0.68%) Cyber Attack
12 2 (0.68%) Cybercrime
12 2 (0.68%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.68%) EMC VMAX
12 2 (0.68%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 251 (85.37%) Linux
2 180 (61.22%) Unix
3 167 (56.80%) Windows
4 60 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 54 (18.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 46 (15.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 45 (15.31%) AIX
8 44 (14.97%) Windows 2000
9 28 (9.52%) CentOS
10 23 (7.82%) Windows Server
11 18 (6.12%) HPUX
12 15 (5.10%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (4.42%) Debian
13 13 (4.42%) Windows 7
14 9 (3.06%) SUSE
14 9 (3.06%) Ubuntu
14 9 (3.06%) Windows 10
14 9 (3.06%) Windows 8
15 3 (1.02%) Data ONTAP
15 3 (1.02%) IRIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (26.19%) ITIL
2 35 (11.90%) Information Security
3 33 (11.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 30 (10.20%) Software Engineering
5 25 (8.50%) Project Management
6 24 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (7.82%) Change Management
8 21 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
8 21 (7.14%) Test Automation
8 21 (7.14%) Unit Testing
8 21 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
9 20 (6.80%) Configuration Management
10 19 (6.46%) Problem Management
10 19 (6.46%) Software Testing
11 18 (6.12%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
11 18 (6.12%) Data Analysis
11 18 (6.12%) Risk Analysis
11 18 (6.12%) System Testing
12 17 (5.78%) Computer Security
12 17 (5.78%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 68 (23.13%) Perl
2 37 (12.59%) SQL
3 35 (11.90%) C++
4 34 (11.56%) C
5 32 (10.88%) Java
6 30 (10.20%) Python
7 26 (8.84%) C#
8 22 (7.48%) Bash Shell
9 21 (7.14%) PL/SQL
10 16 (5.44%) JavaScript
11 15 (5.10%) Ruby
12 11 (3.74%) Shell Script
13 10 (3.40%) PowerShell
14 6 (2.04%) BeanShell
15 3 (1.02%) PHP
16 2 (0.68%) Korn
16 2 (0.68%) VB
17 1 (0.34%) Objective-C
17 1 (0.34%) R
17 1 (0.34%) XPath
Qualifications
1 61 (20.75%) Security Cleared
2 39 (13.27%) SC Cleared
3 38 (12.93%) Degree
4 28 (9.52%) RHCE
5 19 (6.46%) ISTQB
6 16 (5.44%) ISEB
7 7 (2.38%) CCNA
7 7 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (2.04%) SCSA
8 6 (2.04%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (1.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (1.36%) CEH
10 4 (1.36%) CISSP
10 4 (1.36%) DV Cleared
10 4 (1.36%) GCIA
10 4 (1.36%) GCIH
10 4 (1.36%) LPIC
10 4 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (1.36%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (11.22%) SLA
2 30 (10.20%) QA
3 17 (5.78%) FISMA
4 16 (5.44%) PCI DSS
5 6 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.68%) COBIT
7 2 (0.68%) COSO
7 2 (0.68%) ISAE 3402
7 2 (0.68%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.68%) ISO22301
System Software
1 49 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (12.93%) Active Directory
3 19 (6.46%) Samba
4 18 (6.12%) vSphere
5 15 (5.10%) Hyper-V
6 14 (4.76%) VMware ESX
7 12 (4.08%) Firmware
7 12 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (3.06%) DFS Replication
9 8 (2.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 6 (2.04%) GlusterFS
10 6 (2.04%) iptables
11 4 (1.36%) Postfix
11 4 (1.36%) VirtualBox
12 3 (1.02%) NFS
12 3 (1.02%) qmail
12 3 (1.02%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (1.02%) XenApp
13 2 (0.68%) Sendmail
13 2 (0.68%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 25 (8.50%) Puppet
2 16 (5.44%) NetBackup
3 12 (4.08%) SCCM
4 10 (3.40%) Microsoft Clustering
5 9 (3.06%) McAfee ePO
5 9 (3.06%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 9 (3.06%) SCDPM
5 9 (3.06%) SCOM
6 8 (2.72%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (2.72%) Oracle RMAN
7 7 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (2.04%) Oracle Identity Management
8 6 (2.04%) Red Hat Satellite
9 5 (1.70%) Control-M
10 4 (1.36%) Cobbler
10 4 (1.36%) Nagios
10 4 (1.36%) Oracle ZFS
10 4 (1.36%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 3 (1.02%) logstash
11 3 (1.02%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 99 (33.67%) Red Hat
2 94 (31.97%) Oracle
3 68 (23.13%) Microsoft
3 68 (23.13%) VMware
4 61 (20.75%) Cisco
5 52 (17.69%) Sun
6 50 (17.01%) F5
7 48 (16.33%) CheckPoint
8 46 (15.65%) Juniper
9 44 (14.97%) Palo Alto
10 27 (9.18%) Veritas
11 26 (8.84%) Blue Coat
12 25 (8.50%) Crossbeam
12 25 (8.50%) Sourcefire
13 24 (8.16%) HP
14 16 (5.44%) EMC
15 13 (4.42%) NetApp
16 10 (3.40%) Intel Security
16 10 (3.40%) Symantec
17 9 (3.06%) Sybase
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