The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 174 162 148
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -14
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 34 57 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.88% 1.27% 1.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.72% 4.57% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 22 47 38
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £38,950
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,000 £71,200
UK excluding London average salary £41,820 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.06% +5.88%
Solaris
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1252 1246 1191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 32.23% 27.82% 27.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1131 1077 1027
Average salary £38,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.22% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,772 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Solaris
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Surrey

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Surrey

Solaris
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Epsom 0 4 - -
Walton-on-Thames -8 4 £31,500 +3.27%
Guildford - 4 £41,820 - 1
Staines +7 3 £46,500 -7.00% 2
Leatherhead - 3 £60,000 - 3
Redhill -4 1 £52,500 -13.93% 2
Woking -5 1 £42,500 -29.16%
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 52 (89.66%) Linux
2 45 (77.59%) Windows
3 35 (60.34%) Unix
4 28 (48.28%) Finance
5 26 (44.83%) Red Hat
6 24 (41.38%) Perl
6 24 (41.38%) Oracle
7 23 (39.66%) C++
8 18 (31.03%) XML
8 18 (31.03%) Python
9 17 (29.31%) C#
9 17 (29.31%) SQL
9 17 (29.31%) Degree
10 16 (27.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (27.59%) Veritas
10 16 (27.59%) Telecoms
11 14 (24.14%) SQL Server
12 13 (22.41%) C
12 13 (22.41%) Sun
12 13 (22.41%) Web Application Development
12 13 (22.41%) Oracle Database
12 13 (22.41%) SDLC
13 12 (20.69%) Functional Testing
13 12 (20.69%) Non-Functional Testing
13 12 (20.69%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (20.69%) Test Strategy
13 12 (20.69%) Time Management
13 12 (20.69%) Test Automation
13 12 (20.69%) Project Planning
13 12 (20.69%) ISTQB

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 4 (6.90%) Apache
1 4 (6.90%) IIS
1 4 (6.90%) JBoss
1 4 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.17%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.69%) VoIP
2 11 (18.97%) SAN
3 7 (12.07%) DNS
3 7 (12.07%) TCP/IP
4 5 (8.62%) Intranet
4 5 (8.62%) NAS
5 4 (6.90%) Ethernet
5 4 (6.90%) LAN
5 4 (6.90%) LDAP
5 4 (6.90%) PBX
5 4 (6.90%) WAN
6 3 (5.17%) Firewall
6 3 (5.17%) GSM
6 3 (5.17%) LTE
6 3 (5.17%) UMTS
7 2 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (3.45%) SNMP
7 2 (3.45%) Wireless
8 1 (1.72%) DHCP
8 1 (1.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 13 (22.41%) Oracle Database
3 9 (15.52%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (12.07%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (12.07%) Oracle9i Database
5 5 (8.62%) MySQL
6 4 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (5.17%) OLTP
7 3 (5.17%) VLDB
8 1 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (20.69%) InstallShield
General
1 28 (48.28%) Finance
2 16 (27.59%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.62%) Publishing
4 3 (5.17%) Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Back Office
5 1 (1.72%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (27.59%) Analyst
2 13 (22.41%) Developer
3 11 (18.97%) C++ Developer
4 8 (13.79%) QA Analyst
5 7 (12.07%) Software Test Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) Test Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) VoIP Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) VoIP Test Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Administrator
7 5 (8.62%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) QA Test Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) Unix Administrator
7 5 (8.62%) Unix Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Architect
8 4 (6.90%) Automation Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) C# Developer
8 4 (6.90%) C++/C# Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Oracle Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (31.03%) XML
2 7 (12.07%) Middleware
2 7 (12.07%) Web Services
3 5 (8.62%) .NET
4 4 (6.90%) J2EE
5 2 (3.45%) CSS
5 2 (3.45%) HTML
5 2 (3.45%) XSLT
6 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.72%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (1.72%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (13.79%) Clustering
3 7 (12.07%) Client/Server
4 4 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.90%) Fat Client
4 4 (6.90%) Thin Client
5 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.17%) HACMP
6 2 (3.45%) Replication
7 1 (1.72%) Contactless
7 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.72%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (1.72%) iPad
7 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.72%) Physics
7 1 (1.72%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 52 (89.66%) Linux
2 45 (77.59%) Windows
3 35 (60.34%) Unix
4 16 (27.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (18.97%) SUSE
5 11 (18.97%) Windows Server
6 7 (12.07%) Windows 2000
7 4 (6.90%) AIX
7 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (6.90%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.72%) Debian
8 1 (1.72%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.41%) SDLC
1 13 (22.41%) Web Application Development
2 12 (20.69%) Functional Testing
2 12 (20.69%) Non-Functional Testing
2 12 (20.69%) Project Planning
2 12 (20.69%) Regression Testing
2 12 (20.69%) Software Engineering
2 12 (20.69%) Software Testing
2 12 (20.69%) Test Automation
2 12 (20.69%) Test Strategy
2 12 (20.69%) Time Management
2 12 (20.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (12.07%) Automation Testing
4 6 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (10.34%) Service Delivery
5 5 (8.62%) Project Management
6 4 (6.90%) Configuration Management
6 4 (6.90%) Performance Management
6 4 (6.90%) SOA
6 4 (6.90%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 24 (41.38%) Perl
2 23 (39.66%) C++
3 18 (31.03%) Python
4 17 (29.31%) C#
4 17 (29.31%) SQL
5 13 (22.41%) C
6 12 (20.69%) Ruby
7 7 (12.07%) PowerShell
8 5 (8.62%) Java
9 3 (5.17%) PL/SQL
10 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (29.31%) Degree
2 12 (20.69%) ISEB
2 12 (20.69%) ISTQB
3 5 (8.62%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.62%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) CCNA
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.72%) CISSP
4 1 (1.72%) HNC
4 1 (1.72%) HND
4 1 (1.72%) LPIC
4 1 (1.72%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.69%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) FISMA
System Software
1 6 (10.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (5.17%) NFS
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle Clusterware
3 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.45%) DFS Replication
3 2 (3.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (1.72%) GlusterFS
4 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.72%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.72%) vSphere
4 1 (1.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) Puppet
2 5 (8.62%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 4 (6.90%) NetBackup
3 4 (6.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (5.17%) Ansible
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (3.45%) WSUS
6 1 (1.72%) Control-M
6 1 (1.72%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (1.72%) OpenView
6 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.72%) SCCM
6 1 (1.72%) SCDPM
6 1 (1.72%) SCOM
6 1 (1.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 26 (44.83%) Red Hat
2 24 (41.38%) Oracle
3 16 (27.59%) Veritas
4 13 (22.41%) Sun
5 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
6 8 (13.79%) Cisco
7 5 (8.62%) Citrix
7 5 (8.62%) HP
7 5 (8.62%) VMware
8 4 (6.90%) CheckPoint
8 4 (6.90%) Dell
8 4 (6.90%) Informatica
8 4 (6.90%) Novell
8 4 (6.90%) SAP
9 3 (5.17%) EMC
10 2 (3.45%) Brocade
10 2 (3.45%) NetApp
10 2 (3.45%) StorageTek
11 1 (1.72%) ArcSight
11 1 (1.72%) F5
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum Excellent salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Guildford
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum Excellent salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago