The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 69 81 83
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 18 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.12% 0.85% 0.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.81% 1.95% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 5
Average salary £42,500 £35,992 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.08% -0.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £33,595 £32,766
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £55,600
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
Solaris
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Operating Systems Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
374 359 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 44.00% 43.73% 39.62%
Number of salaries quoted 337 355 314
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Solaris
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Southampton

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Southampton

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 34 (97.14%) Linux
2 30 (85.71%) Windows
3 24 (68.57%) UNIX
4 18 (51.43%) C++
5 17 (48.57%) AIX
6 16 (45.71%) Software Engineering
6 16 (45.71%) Statistics
6 16 (45.71%) Degree
6 16 (45.71%) Mathematics
6 16 (45.71%) Physics
7 12 (34.29%) Computer Science
7 12 (34.29%) PhD
8 11 (31.43%) DNS
9 10 (28.57%) TCP/IP
9 10 (28.57%) LDAP
9 10 (28.57%) LAN
9 10 (28.57%) WAN
9 10 (28.57%) Management Information System
10 9 (25.71%) Internet
10 9 (25.71%) Snort
10 9 (25.71%) Intrusion Detection
10 9 (25.71%) Penetration Testing
10 9 (25.71%) Incident Management
10 9 (25.71%) tcpdump
10 9 (25.71%) SIEM
10 9 (25.71%) Kalman Filter
11 8 (22.86%) Change Control
11 8 (22.86%) Wireshark
11 8 (22.86%) Computer Forensics
11 8 (22.86%) Oracle

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (2.86%) IIS
1 1 (2.86%) Apache
1 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) DNS
2 10 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 10 (28.57%) LDAP
2 10 (28.57%) LAN
2 10 (28.57%) WAN
3 9 (25.71%) Internet
3 9 (25.71%) Intrusion Detection
3 9 (25.71%) tcpdump
4 8 (22.86%) Wireshark
5 7 (20.00%) SMTP
5 7 (20.00%) FTP
5 7 (20.00%) HTTP
6 6 (17.14%) SAN
7 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.86%) Network Security
7 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.86%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) DB2
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Software Engineer
2 12 (34.29%) Senior Software Engineer
3 9 (25.71%) C++ Software Engineer
3 9 (25.71%) Analyst
4 8 (22.86%) Security Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Forensic Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) IT Security Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.86%) UNIX Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Storage Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Server Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) UNIX Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) DBA
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Administrator
8 1 (2.86%) Network Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Cyber Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) Middleware
2 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) Statistics
1 16 (45.71%) Mathematics
1 16 (45.71%) Physics
2 12 (34.29%) Computer Science
3 10 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 5 (14.29%) Clustering
5 2 (5.71%) Symmetrix DMX
6 1 (2.86%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 34 (97.14%) Linux
2 30 (85.71%) Windows
3 24 (68.57%) UNIX
4 17 (48.57%) AIX
5 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.86%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Software Engineering
2 9 (25.71%) Incident Management
2 9 (25.71%) SIEM
2 9 (25.71%) Kalman Filter
2 9 (25.71%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (22.86%) Change Control
3 8 (22.86%) Computer Forensics
4 6 (17.14%) Ethical Hacking
4 6 (17.14%) Security Testing
4 6 (17.14%) Information Security
5 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (14.29%) Change Management
6 4 (11.43%) ITIL
7 3 (8.57%) Information Assurance
7 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
7 3 (8.57%) Capacity Management
7 3 (8.57%) Service Continuity Management
8 1 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.86%) People Management
8 1 (2.86%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) C++
2 5 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (5.71%) Python
3 2 (5.71%) Objective-C
3 2 (5.71%) C#
3 2 (5.71%) Java
3 2 (5.71%) Perl
3 2 (5.71%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (45.71%) Degree
2 12 (34.29%) PhD
3 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (17.14%) GIAC
5 4 (11.43%) DV Cleared
6 3 (8.57%) GCIA
6 3 (8.57%) GCIH
6 3 (8.57%) CEH
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) Snort
2 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) vSphere
3 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Tivoli
1 2 (5.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.86%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.86%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (2.86%) Legato
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle
2 7 (20.00%) EMC
2 7 (20.00%) Sourcefire
3 6 (17.14%) VMware
4 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 4 (11.43%) Red Hat
6 3 (8.57%) IBM
6 3 (8.57%) Brocade
6 3 (8.57%) NetApp
7 1 (2.86%) Veritas
7 1 (2.86%) Citrix
7 1 (2.86%) Hitachi
7 1 (2.86%) Sun
7 1 (2.86%) HP
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco
7 1 (2.86%) Symantec
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