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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 68 84 78
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 17 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.00% 0.55% 0.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.53% 1.24% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 6
Average salary £42,500 £35,992 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.08% -7.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £32,397 £32,958
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,397 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
375 404 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 44.12% 44.84% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 333 397 350
Average salary £31,349 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.43% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 August 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Southampton

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 37 (97.37%) Linux
2 31 (81.58%) Windows
3 27 (71.05%) UNIX
4 20 (52.63%) C++
5 18 (47.37%) Software Engineering
5 18 (47.37%) Statistics
5 18 (47.37%) Degree
5 18 (47.37%) Mathematics
5 18 (47.37%) Physics
6 17 (44.74%) AIX
7 12 (31.58%) LAN
7 12 (31.58%) WAN
7 12 (31.58%) LDAP
7 12 (31.58%) PhD
7 12 (31.58%) TCP/IP
7 12 (31.58%) DNS
7 12 (31.58%) Computer Science
8 10 (26.32%) Snort
8 10 (26.32%) tcpdump
8 10 (26.32%) SIEM
8 10 (26.32%) Management Information System
9 9 (23.68%) Internet
9 9 (23.68%) SMTP
9 9 (23.68%) FTP
9 9 (23.68%) HTTP
9 9 (23.68%) SC Cleared
9 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
9 9 (23.68%) Kalman Filter
9 9 (23.68%) Incident Management
9 9 (23.68%) Wireshark

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (2.63%) IIS
1 1 (2.63%) Apache
1 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) LAN
1 12 (31.58%) WAN
1 12 (31.58%) LDAP
1 12 (31.58%) TCP/IP
1 12 (31.58%) DNS
2 10 (26.32%) tcpdump
3 9 (23.68%) Internet
3 9 (23.68%) SMTP
3 9 (23.68%) FTP
3 9 (23.68%) HTTP
3 9 (23.68%) Wireshark
4 8 (21.05%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (15.79%) SAN
6 1 (2.63%) Firewall
6 1 (2.63%) IPsec
6 1 (2.63%) SSL
6 1 (2.63%) VPN
6 1 (2.63%) NAS
6 1 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.63%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) DB2
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Software Engineer
2 12 (31.58%) Senior Software Engineer
2 12 (31.58%) C++ Software Engineer
3 10 (26.32%) Analyst
4 9 (23.68%) Security Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) IT Security Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Forensic Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Technical Leader
9 1 (2.63%) Consultant
9 1 (2.63%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) DBA
9 1 (2.63%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Administrator
9 1 (2.63%) Network Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Server Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) UNIX Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Network Security Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) UNIX Consultant
9 1 (2.63%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) Middleware
2 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (47.37%) Statistics
1 18 (47.37%) Mathematics
1 18 (47.37%) Physics
2 12 (31.58%) Computer Science
3 10 (26.32%) Management Information System
4 5 (13.16%) Clustering
5 2 (5.26%) Symmetrix DMX
5 2 (5.26%) CESG
6 1 (2.63%) Cryptography
6 1 (2.63%) CMDB
6 1 (2.63%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 37 (97.37%) Linux
2 31 (81.58%) Windows
3 27 (71.05%) UNIX
4 17 (44.74%) AIX
5 3 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.63%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Software Engineering
2 10 (26.32%) SIEM
3 9 (23.68%) Kalman Filter
3 9 (23.68%) Incident Management
4 8 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (18.42%) Computer Forensics
5 7 (18.42%) Change Control
6 6 (15.79%) Security Testing
6 6 (15.79%) Ethical Hacking
6 6 (15.79%) Information Security
7 5 (13.16%) Change Management
8 4 (10.53%) ITIL
9 3 (7.89%) Problem Management
9 3 (7.89%) Information Assurance
9 3 (7.89%) Capacity Management
9 3 (7.89%) Service Continuity Management
10 2 (5.26%) Analytics
11 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
11 1 (2.63%) Migration
11 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) C++
2 5 (13.16%) SQL
3 2 (5.26%) Python
3 2 (5.26%) C#
3 2 (5.26%) Java
3 2 (5.26%) Perl
3 2 (5.26%) PHP
3 2 (5.26%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) Degree
2 12 (31.58%) PhD
3 9 (23.68%) SC Cleared
3 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
4 7 (18.42%) GIAC
5 6 (15.79%) DV Cleared
6 4 (10.53%) GCIA
6 4 (10.53%) GCIH
7 3 (7.89%) CEH
System Software
1 10 (26.32%) Snort
2 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.63%) vSphere
3 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Tivoli
1 2 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.63%) Legato
2 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.63%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.63%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Sourcefire
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle
2 7 (18.42%) EMC
3 6 (15.79%) VMware
4 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
5 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
6 3 (7.89%) NetApp
6 3 (7.89%) IBM
6 3 (7.89%) Brocade
7 2 (5.26%) LogRhythm
8 1 (2.63%) Veritas
8 1 (2.63%) Hitachi
8 1 (2.63%) Symantec
8 1 (2.63%) Cisco
8 1 (2.63%) Sun
8 1 (2.63%) HP
8 1 (2.63%) Citrix
Southampton
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 26 days ago