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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 231 222 197
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -25
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 8 26 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.15% 0.45% 0.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.56% 1.45% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 35
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £51,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.46% -4.44%
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
1427 1794 1719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 26.29% 30.78% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1252 1543 1478
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 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
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Gloucestershire -1 6 £50,000 -
Wiltshire +16 1 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Bristol +14 1 £47,500 +72.72%
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 West region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 27 (84.38%) Linux
2 24 (75.00%) Windows
3 13 (40.63%) Unix
4 12 (37.50%) SMTP
4 12 (37.50%) HTTP
4 12 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 11 (34.38%) DNS
5 11 (34.38%) Python
5 11 (34.38%) Perl
5 11 (34.38%) PHP
5 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
5 11 (34.38%) Intrusion Detection
5 11 (34.38%) Penetration Testing
5 11 (34.38%) Malware Analysis
5 11 (34.38%) Windows Server
6 10 (31.25%) Cybersecurity
6 10 (31.25%) Ruby
6 10 (31.25%) Red Hat
6 10 (31.25%) Telecoms
7 9 (28.13%) Oracle
7 9 (28.13%) ITIL
7 9 (28.13%) VMware
7 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
7 9 (28.13%) Digital Media
8 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database
8 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
9 7 (21.88%) SQL
10 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
10 6 (18.75%) AIX
10 6 (18.75%) Cisco

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.38%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (37.50%) HTTP
1 12 (37.50%) SMTP
1 12 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 11 (34.38%) DNS
2 11 (34.38%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (9.38%) SAN
3 3 (9.38%) Skype
3 3 (9.38%) Unified Communications
4 2 (6.25%) Firewall
4 2 (6.25%) LAN
4 2 (6.25%) WAN
5 1 (3.13%) FTP
5 1 (3.13%) IMAP
5 1 (3.13%) Internet
5 1 (3.13%) NAS
5 1 (3.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (9.38%) RDBMS
4 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 10 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Electronics
3 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Analyst
2 11 (34.38%) Security Analyst
2 11 (34.38%) Senior Analyst
2 11 (34.38%) Senior Security Analyst
3 10 (31.25%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 10 (31.25%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
4 6 (18.75%) Administrator
4 6 (18.75%) DBA
4 6 (18.75%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (15.63%) Unix Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Unix Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior VMware Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Windows Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Windows Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Applications Support
8 2 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) Middleware
2 1 (3.13%) LAMP
2 1 (3.13%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Digital Media
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) CMDB
3 2 (6.25%) Wiki
4 1 (3.13%) Celerra
4 1 (3.13%) CLARiiON
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) EMC VNX
4 1 (3.13%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 27 (84.38%) Linux
2 24 (75.00%) Windows
3 13 (40.63%) Unix
4 11 (34.38%) Windows Server
5 6 (18.75%) AIX
5 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (6.25%) CentOS
7 2 (6.25%) HPUX
7 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.13%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Malware Analysis
1 11 (34.38%) Penetration Testing
2 10 (31.25%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (28.13%) ITIL
4 4 (12.50%) Migration
4 4 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.38%) ITIL V3
6 2 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.25%) Information Management
6 2 (6.25%) Line Management
6 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.25%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 1 (3.13%) Capacity Management
7 1 (3.13%) Master Data Management
7 1 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (3.13%) Server Building
7 1 (3.13%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) Perl
1 11 (34.38%) PHP
1 11 (34.38%) Python
2 10 (31.25%) Ruby
3 7 (21.88%) SQL
4 5 (15.63%) C
5 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.25%) C++
6 2 (6.25%) VB
6 2 (6.25%) VC++
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
2 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.38%) Degree
3 3 (9.38%) DV Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (3.13%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (9.38%) vSphere
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (3.13%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (3.13%) NFS
5 1 (3.13%) Samba
5 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (12.50%) Data Guard
3 3 (9.38%) Puppet
4 2 (6.25%) NetBackup
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (3.13%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (3.13%) Nagios
5 1 (3.13%) SnapMirror
5 1 (3.13%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 10 (31.25%) Red Hat
3 9 (28.13%) Oracle
3 9 (28.13%) VMware
4 6 (18.75%) Cisco
5 4 (12.50%) HP
6 3 (9.38%) Avaya
7 2 (6.25%) EMC
7 2 (6.25%) NetApp
8 1 (3.13%) 3PAR
8 1 (3.13%) Brocade
8 1 (3.13%) F5
8 1 (3.13%) Google
8 1 (3.13%) Isilon
8 1 (3.13%) SAP
8 1 (3.13%) Sun
8 1 (3.13%) Symantec