The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 78 76 69
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 6 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.81% 1.38% 2.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.34% 3.68% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 21
Median salary £31,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+1.06% +2.17%
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
256 299 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 34.64% 37.47% 35.75%
Number of salaries quoted 236 237 290
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 May 2016.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Southampton

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (92.31%) Windows
3 19 (73.08%) MS Excel
3 19 (73.08%) MS Exchange
3 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
3 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
3 19 (73.08%) EMC
3 19 (73.08%) SAN
3 19 (73.08%) VMware
3 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (73.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (73.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 19 (73.08%) Windows Server
4 7 (26.92%) Red Hat
4 7 (26.92%) AIX
4 7 (26.92%) Unix
4 7 (26.92%) Java
5 5 (19.23%) JUnit
5 5 (19.23%) Web Services
5 5 (19.23%) Eclipse
5 5 (19.23%) IBM
5 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management
5 5 (19.23%) Automated Testing
5 5 (19.23%) Scrum
5 5 (19.23%) SoapUI
5 5 (19.23%) CentOS
5 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (19.23%) iSeries
6 2 (7.69%) Puppet

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 19 (73.08%) Exchange Server 2010
1 19 (73.08%) Exchange Server 2013
1 19 (73.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) Apache
2 2 (7.69%) JBoss
2 2 (7.69%) OpenStack
2 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (73.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (73.08%) SAN
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Eclipse
1 5 (19.23%) JUnit
1 5 (19.23%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 19 (73.08%) IT Engineer
1 19 (73.08%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Junior
2 5 (19.23%) Junior Software Tester
2 5 (19.23%) Junior Tester
2 5 (19.23%) Software Tester
2 5 (19.23%) Tester
3 2 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (7.69%) Unix Specialist
3 2 (7.69%) Unix Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (92.31%) Windows
3 19 (73.08%) Windows Server
3 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (26.92%) AIX
4 7 (26.92%) Unix
5 5 (19.23%) CentOS
5 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (7.69%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Automated Testing
1 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management
1 5 (19.23%) Scrum
2 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (7.69%) DevOps
2 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (7.69%) ITSM
2 2 (7.69%) Resource Management
2 2 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) Java
2 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
2 2 (7.69%) Korn
2 2 (7.69%) Perl
2 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
System Software
1 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Ansible
1 2 (7.69%) Puppet
1 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) EMC
1 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
1 19 (73.08%) VMware
2 7 (26.92%) Red Hat
3 5 (19.23%) IBM
4 2 (7.69%) ATG
4 2 (7.69%) Cyber-Ark
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) SAP