The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 134 124 138
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 92 99 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.59% 1.84% 1.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.01% 6.31% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 64 84 60
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £27,127 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1531 1570 1399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 26.39% 29.18% 24.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1344 1378 1224
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Solaris
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire -18 32 £44,500 -1.11% 1
Bristol +29 31 £38,500 +10.00% 1
Wiltshire +5 24 £49,750 +89.52% 3
Dorset -4 3 £50,000 -0.24% 2
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 118 (73.29%) Linux
2 98 (60.87%) Windows
3 74 (45.96%) UNIX
4 59 (36.65%) ITIL
5 54 (33.54%) HPUX
6 51 (31.68%) Security Cleared
7 49 (30.43%) VMware
7 49 (30.43%) Java
8 48 (29.81%) SAN
9 47 (29.19%) Oracle
10 43 (26.71%) C#
11 42 (26.09%) HP
12 41 (25.47%) C++
13 40 (24.84%) SQL
13 40 (24.84%) DV Cleared
14 39 (24.22%) Degree
15 38 (23.60%) Red Hat
16 37 (22.98%) Citrix
17 36 (22.36%) NetApp
17 36 (22.36%) MySQL
17 36 (22.36%) Software Engineering
18 35 (21.74%) NetBackup
19 33 (20.50%) Perl
20 32 (19.88%) J2EE
20 32 (19.88%) SQL Server
21 30 (18.63%) JavaScript
21 30 (18.63%) Veritas
22 28 (17.39%) SLA
22 28 (17.39%) Apache
23 27 (16.77%) Shell Script

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 28 (17.39%) Apache
2 26 (16.15%) WebLogic
3 17 (10.56%) WebSphere
4 7 (4.35%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.48%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (1.86%) IIS
6 3 (1.86%) Lync
7 2 (1.24%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (1.24%) Zimbra
7 2 (1.24%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.24%) Oracle 10gAS
7 2 (1.24%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.62%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (5.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (3.73%) Maximo
2 2 (1.24%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.24%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.83%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 48 (29.81%) SAN
2 21 (13.04%) LDAP
3 20 (12.42%) TCP/IP
4 18 (11.18%) DHCP
5 17 (10.56%) Firewall
6 14 (8.70%) HTTP
6 14 (8.70%) iSCSI
6 14 (8.70%) Fibre Channel
7 12 (7.45%) SMTP
8 10 (6.21%) NAS
9 8 (4.97%) SS7
9 8 (4.97%) SNMP
9 8 (4.97%) Kerberos
9 8 (4.97%) SIGTRAN
10 7 (4.35%) Ethernet
11 6 (3.73%) 4G
11 6 (3.73%) LAN
12 4 (2.48%) Cisco PIX
12 4 (2.48%) WAN
12 4 (2.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (22.36%) MySQL
2 32 (19.88%) SQL Server
3 20 (12.42%) Relational Database
4 17 (10.56%) Oracle Database
5 10 (6.21%) MongoDB
5 10 (6.21%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (5.59%) EDRMS
6 9 (5.59%) NoSQL
7 8 (4.97%) RDBMS
8 7 (4.35%) Ingres
9 5 (3.11%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (3.11%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.86%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.86%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.86%) Oracle Exadata
11 2 (1.24%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (1.24%) MS Access
11 2 (1.24%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.24%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.62%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (5.59%) NUnit
1 9 (5.59%) JUnit
2 2 (1.24%) JProfiler
2 2 (1.24%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.24%) Subversion
2 2 (1.24%) Introscope
2 2 (1.24%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.24%) JDeveloper
2 2 (1.24%) Toad
2 2 (1.24%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (1.24%) LoadRunner
General
1 18 (11.18%) Military
2 16 (9.94%) Finance
3 11 (6.83%) Local Government
4 8 (4.97%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.24%) Banking
5 2 (1.24%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (17.39%) Consultant
2 25 (15.53%) Developer
2 25 (15.53%) Technical Consultant
3 17 (10.56%) Administrator
3 17 (10.56%) Systems Engineer
4 14 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
4 14 (8.70%) UNIX Engineer
5 13 (8.07%) Linux Engineer
6 11 (6.83%) Technical Architect
6 11 (6.83%) Architect
6 11 (6.83%) DBA
7 10 (6.21%) Software Engineer
7 10 (6.21%) Java Developer
7 10 (6.21%) Oracle DBA
8 9 (5.59%) Senior Java Developer
8 9 (5.59%) Senior Developer
9 8 (4.97%) IT Support
9 8 (4.97%) IT Support Specialist
9 8 (4.97%) Support Specialist
10 6 (3.73%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (19.88%) J2EE
2 18 (11.18%) HTML
3 12 (7.45%) XML
3 12 (7.45%) ASP.NET
3 12 (7.45%) CSS
3 12 (7.45%) .NET
3 12 (7.45%) jQuery
4 10 (6.21%) Spring
5 9 (5.59%) JSP
5 9 (5.59%) Web Services
5 9 (5.59%) Play Framework
6 8 (4.97%) LAMP
7 4 (2.48%) Middleware
8 3 (1.86%) Ext JS
9 2 (1.24%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (1.24%) Oracle Streams
9 2 (1.24%) SOAP
9 2 (1.24%) JDBC
9 2 (1.24%) ODBC
10 1 (0.62%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.04%) Open Source
2 18 (11.18%) Computer Science
3 11 (6.83%) N-Tier
4 9 (5.59%) Mathematics
5 7 (4.35%) Clustering
6 5 (3.11%) Derivative
7 4 (2.48%) Fat Client
7 4 (2.48%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.48%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.86%) CMDB
9 2 (1.24%) SWIFT
9 2 (1.24%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.62%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 118 (73.29%) Linux
2 98 (60.87%) Windows
3 74 (45.96%) UNIX
4 54 (33.54%) HPUX
5 24 (14.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (9.94%) AIX
7 13 (8.07%) SUSE
8 11 (6.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (5.59%) Mac OS X
9 9 (5.59%) Windows 7
10 4 (2.48%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.86%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (1.24%) Debian
13 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (36.65%) ITIL
2 36 (22.36%) Software Engineering
3 23 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 18 (11.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 18 (11.18%) Unit Testing
4 18 (11.18%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (11.18%) TDD
5 16 (9.94%) Software Architecture
5 16 (9.94%) Web Development
6 12 (7.45%) Identity Management
7 11 (6.83%) Migration
7 11 (6.83%) Scrum
7 11 (6.83%) Network Management
7 11 (6.83%) Protective Monitoring
8 10 (6.21%) Waterfall
8 10 (6.21%) OO
8 10 (6.21%) Technical Architecture
9 9 (5.59%) Network Design
9 9 (5.59%) Content Management
9 9 (5.59%) UML
Programming Languages
1 49 (30.43%) Java
2 43 (26.71%) C#
3 41 (25.47%) C++
4 40 (24.84%) SQL
5 33 (20.50%) Perl
6 30 (18.63%) JavaScript
7 27 (16.77%) Shell Script
8 23 (14.29%) Python
9 20 (12.42%) VB
10 19 (11.80%) Bash Shell
11 18 (11.18%) PL/SQL
12 10 (6.21%) C
13 9 (5.59%) Ruby
13 9 (5.59%) PHP
13 9 (5.59%) Scala
14 8 (4.97%) Erlang
15 2 (1.24%) Bourne shell
16 1 (0.62%) AWK
16 1 (0.62%) sed
Qualifications
1 51 (31.68%) Security Cleared
2 40 (24.84%) DV Cleared
3 39 (24.22%) Degree
4 24 (14.91%) SC Cleared
5 20 (12.42%) ISEB
6 7 (4.35%) OCP
6 7 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
7 6 (3.73%) Sun Certification
7 6 (3.73%) SCSA
7 6 (3.73%) RHCA
8 4 (2.48%) CITP
8 4 (2.48%) MCSD
8 4 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.24%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.24%) CCNA
9 2 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.62%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (17.39%) SLA
2 11 (6.83%) QA
System Software
1 22 (13.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (11.18%) VMware ESX
3 16 (9.94%) vSphere
4 13 (8.07%) Active Directory
5 12 (7.45%) NFS
6 10 (6.21%) Oracle RMAN
6 10 (6.21%) Samba
6 10 (6.21%) Oracle RAC
7 9 (5.59%) Xen
8 8 (4.97%) qmail
9 4 (2.48%) Hyper-V
10 2 (1.24%) Postfix
11 1 (0.62%) Squid
11 1 (0.62%) KVM
Systems Management
1 35 (21.74%) NetBackup
2 17 (10.56%) Backup Exec
3 14 (8.70%) Nagios
4 12 (7.45%) Legato
4 12 (7.45%) EMC NetWorker
5 10 (6.21%) Puppet
6 8 (4.97%) Zenoss
6 8 (4.97%) Data Guard
6 8 (4.97%) YUM
6 8 (4.97%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (4.97%) Bcfg2
7 3 (1.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (1.86%) SCCM
7 3 (1.86%) SCOM
7 3 (1.86%) Cacti
7 3 (1.86%) Ganglia
8 2 (1.24%) HP SiteScope
8 2 (1.24%) nmon
8 2 (1.24%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (1.24%) OpenView
Vendors
1 49 (30.43%) VMware
2 47 (29.19%) Oracle
3 42 (26.09%) HP
4 38 (23.60%) Red Hat
5 37 (22.98%) Citrix
6 36 (22.36%) NetApp
7 30 (18.63%) Veritas
8 25 (15.53%) JBoss
8 25 (15.53%) Cisco
9 18 (11.18%) Sun
9 18 (11.18%) Symantec
10 16 (9.94%) Brocade
11 15 (9.32%) IBM
11 15 (9.32%) EMC
12 12 (7.45%) Microsoft
12 12 (7.45%) CommVault
13 9 (5.59%) 3PAR
14 6 (3.73%) Actuate
14 6 (3.73%) CheckPoint
14 6 (3.73%) Cognos
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 46k + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Dorset
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £22000.00 - £330000.00 per annum + BENS
Posted: 9 days ago
Bath
Future Publishing
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Bournemouth
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 27 days ago