The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 250 207 154
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -53
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 2 40 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.035% 0.68% 1.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.11% 2.55% 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 27 64
Average salary £44,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.10% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,100 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,900 £47,500 £48,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £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 West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1753 1568 1533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.84% 26.76% 28.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1548 1381 1312
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Solaris
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the South West region.

Solaris Salary Trend in the South West

Solaris
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the South West region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Solaris Salary Histogram in the South West

Solaris
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the South West region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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
Gloucestershire -3 1 £50,000 +5.26%
Wiltshire -17 1 £39,000 +4.00% 3
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (80.00%) Windows
3 9 (60.00%) Unix
4 7 (46.67%) ITIL
5 6 (40.00%) Oracle
5 6 (40.00%) AIX
6 5 (33.33%) HPUX
6 5 (33.33%) Informix
6 5 (33.33%) Python
6 5 (33.33%) Citrix
6 5 (33.33%) SOA
6 5 (33.33%) SMTP
6 5 (33.33%) HTTP
6 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 5 (33.33%) DNS
6 5 (33.33%) PHP
6 5 (33.33%) Sybase
6 5 (33.33%) DB2
6 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 5 (33.33%) Quality Management
6 5 (33.33%) Tru64
6 5 (33.33%) Mainframe
6 5 (33.33%) Legal
6 5 (33.33%) Data Management
6 5 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (33.33%) MODAF
6 5 (33.33%) Requirements Management
6 5 (33.33%) Degree
6 5 (33.33%) Visualisation

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) DNS
1 5 (33.33%) HTTP
1 5 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (33.33%) SMTP
1 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (26.67%) Firewall
2 4 (26.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) DB2
1 5 (33.33%) Informix
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (33.33%) Legal
2 4 (26.67%) Aerospace
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Architect
1 5 (33.33%) Security Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Senior Security Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (6.67%) DBA
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) CSS
1 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (20.00%) HTML
1 3 (20.00%) J2EE
1 3 (20.00%) RESTful
1 3 (20.00%) SOAP
1 3 (20.00%) Spring
1 3 (20.00%) Web Services
1 3 (20.00%) XHTML
1 3 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 5 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 4 (26.67%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (80.00%) Windows
3 9 (60.00%) Unix
4 6 (40.00%) AIX
5 5 (33.33%) HPUX
5 5 (33.33%) Tru64
6 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (33.33%) Data Management
2 5 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) MODAF
2 5 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 5 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 5 (33.33%) SOA
3 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) BDD
4 3 (20.00%) Kanban
4 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (20.00%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) PHP
1 5 (33.33%) Python
2 3 (20.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Ruby
3 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Data Guard
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) Citrix
2 5 (33.33%) Sybase
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
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