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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 132 142 116
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -26
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 86 69 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.87% 1.47% 2.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.19% 5.48% 7.12%
Number of salaries quoted 66 55 92
Average salary £58,000 £47,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.40% +6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.27%
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
1390 1260 1587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 30.22% 26.86% 30.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1212 1136 1422
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 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
(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
Staines +8 14 £70,000 +79.48% 1
Camberley - 7 £70,000 - 2
Woking +14 6 £50,000 +19.04% 5
Walton-on-Thames - 4 £37,750 -
Guildford -6 3 £29,000 -24.67%
Chertsey - 3 £44,000 -
Redhill -18 2 £60,000 +14.28%
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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.

1 111 (74.00%) Linux
2 89 (59.33%) UNIX
3 84 (56.00%) Oracle
4 72 (48.00%) Windows
5 67 (44.67%) Red Hat
6 60 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 56 (37.33%) HP
8 55 (36.67%) AIX
9 53 (35.33%) Shell Script
10 49 (32.67%) Microsoft
11 48 (32.00%) Sun
12 46 (30.67%) SAN
13 43 (28.67%) MySQL
13 43 (28.67%) SQL
14 38 (25.33%) Web Services
15 37 (24.67%) ITIL
16 36 (24.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 35 (23.33%) VMware
18 33 (22.00%) Finance
18 33 (22.00%) SQL Server
18 33 (22.00%) Cisco
19 32 (21.33%) VMware Infrastructure
20 31 (20.67%) ISEB
21 30 (20.00%) EMC
21 30 (20.00%) PL/SQL
22 29 (19.33%) J2EE
22 29 (19.33%) Perl
23 28 (18.67%) Mac OS X
23 28 (18.67%) QuickTest Pro
23 28 (18.67%) Veritas

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 16 (10.67%) IIS
1 16 (10.67%) Apache
2 10 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 9 (6.00%) JBoss
4 7 (4.67%) Oracle Application Server
5 6 (4.00%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.67%) eRoom
6 4 (2.67%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.67%) SAS
7 3 (2.00%) GlassFish
7 3 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (2.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.00%) Site Server
8 2 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.67%) JCAPS
9 1 (0.67%) Lync
Applications
1 14 (9.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (6.00%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (4.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (4.67%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.33%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (30.67%) SAN
2 26 (17.33%) TCP/IP
3 16 (10.67%) Firewall
3 16 (10.67%) WAN
4 12 (8.00%) LDAP
4 12 (8.00%) LAN
4 12 (8.00%) DNS
5 10 (6.67%) DHCP
6 9 (6.00%) Internet
7 8 (5.33%) VPN
8 7 (4.67%) VLAN
9 2 (1.33%) IPsec
9 2 (1.33%) DMZ
9 2 (1.33%) Kerberos
9 2 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.33%) NAS
10 1 (0.67%) Network Security
10 1 (0.67%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.67%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.67%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (28.67%) MySQL
2 33 (22.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.33%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.67%) OLTP
5 3 (2.00%) VLDB
6 2 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 36 (24.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 28 (18.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 28 (18.67%) JMeter
2 28 (18.67%) Selenium
3 18 (12.00%) Ant
4 2 (1.33%) InstallShield
General
1 33 (22.00%) Finance
2 15 (10.00%) Banking
3 10 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (4.00%) Financial Institution
5 5 (3.33%) Legal
6 4 (2.67%) Marketing
7 3 (2.00%) Retail
7 3 (2.00%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.33%) Electronics
9 1 (0.67%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.67%) Military
9 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (20.67%) Consultant
2 30 (20.00%) Tester
2 30 (20.00%) Administrator
3 25 (16.67%) Software Tester
4 23 (15.33%) UNIX Administrator
5 22 (14.67%) Architect
6 18 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
6 18 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
6 18 (12.00%) Senior Tester
7 16 (10.67%) Technical Consultant
8 15 (10.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 15 (10.00%) Senior Software Tester
9 13 (8.67%) Technical Architect
9 13 (8.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
10 10 (6.67%) UNIX Support
10 10 (6.67%) Operations Consultant
11 9 (6.00%) Operations Engineer
11 9 (6.00%) Technical Design Consultant
11 9 (6.00%) Technical Design Architect
11 9 (6.00%) UNIX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (25.33%) Web Services
2 29 (19.33%) J2EE
3 8 (5.33%) Middleware
4 3 (2.00%) YAML
4 3 (2.00%) XML
5 2 (1.33%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.67%) RESTful
6 1 (0.67%) XHTML
6 1 (0.67%) HTML
6 1 (0.67%) CSS
6 1 (0.67%) SOAP
6 1 (0.67%) Java EE
6 1 (0.67%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.67%) Spring
6 1 (0.67%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 28 (18.67%) Life Science
2 21 (14.00%) Clustering
3 18 (12.00%) Visualisation
4 17 (11.33%) Mathematics
5 16 (10.67%) Management Information System
6 11 (7.33%) Enterprise Storage
6 11 (7.33%) CMDB
7 10 (6.67%) Chemistry
7 10 (6.67%) Biology
7 10 (6.67%) Biotechnology
7 10 (6.67%) N-Tier
8 8 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (4.67%) Grid Computing
10 5 (3.33%) HACMP
11 2 (1.33%) AS400
11 2 (1.33%) iSeries
11 2 (1.33%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.67%) DTV
12 1 (0.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 111 (74.00%) Linux
2 89 (59.33%) UNIX
3 72 (48.00%) Windows
4 60 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 55 (36.67%) AIX
6 28 (18.67%) Mac OS X
7 18 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (11.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (10.00%) HPUX
10 8 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (2.67%) SUSE
12 3 (2.00%) Windows 7
12 3 (2.00%) Windows 2000
12 3 (2.00%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.33%) Ubuntu
13 2 (1.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (24.67%) ITIL
2 25 (16.67%) Project Management
3 21 (14.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 21 (14.00%) Software Engineering
4 18 (12.00%) Problem Management
4 18 (12.00%) Test Management
4 18 (12.00%) Test Scripting
5 16 (10.67%) Manual Testing
6 14 (9.33%) Service Management
7 11 (7.33%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (6.67%) Incident Management
8 10 (6.67%) Bioinformatics
8 10 (6.67%) E-Commerce
9 8 (5.33%) Business Continuity
9 8 (5.33%) Load Balancing
9 8 (5.33%) SOA
9 8 (5.33%) Benchmarking
9 8 (5.33%) Infrastructure Management
10 7 (4.67%) DevOps
10 7 (4.67%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 53 (35.33%) Shell Script
2 43 (28.67%) SQL
3 30 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 29 (19.33%) Perl
5 25 (16.67%) Java
6 11 (7.33%) Python
7 10 (6.67%) Bourne shell
8 9 (6.00%) C++
9 8 (5.33%) Ruby
10 6 (4.00%) C
11 5 (3.33%) PHP
12 3 (2.00%) C#
13 2 (1.33%) AWK
13 2 (1.33%) Korn
13 2 (1.33%) COBOL
13 2 (1.33%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.67%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.67%) VBScript
14 1 (0.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (20.67%) ISEB
2 26 (17.33%) Degree
3 18 (12.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (6.67%) PhD
5 6 (4.00%) CCA
5 6 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (4.00%) MCSE
6 5 (3.33%) Sun Certification
6 5 (3.33%) SCSA
7 3 (2.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.00%) MCSD
7 3 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.00%) CCNA
8 2 (1.33%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.33%) IBM Certification
8 2 (1.33%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.67%) SLA
2 10 (6.67%) GLP
3 4 (2.67%) QA
3 4 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (21.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (12.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 16 (10.67%) XenApp
4 15 (10.00%) XenDesktop
5 14 (9.33%) Veritas File System
6 13 (8.67%) Firmware
7 8 (5.33%) NFS
7 8 (5.33%) Active Directory
8 7 (4.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 7 (4.67%) Oracle RAC
9 6 (4.00%) XenServer
9 6 (4.00%) Hyper-V
9 6 (4.00%) Sendmail
10 5 (3.33%) Samba
10 5 (3.33%) VMware ESX
11 3 (2.00%) ISA Server
12 2 (1.33%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.67%) KVM
13 1 (0.67%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 26 (17.33%) NetBackup
2 18 (12.00%) Puppet
3 11 (7.33%) HP Data Protector
4 10 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
4 10 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (6.00%) SCCM
5 9 (6.00%) Legato
6 8 (5.33%) WSUS
6 8 (5.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 8 (5.33%) OpenView
6 8 (5.33%) Control-M
7 5 (3.33%) Cobbler
7 5 (3.33%) BMC PATROL
7 5 (3.33%) Nagios
8 3 (2.00%) AppManager
9 2 (1.33%) MIMEsweeper
9 2 (1.33%) SCOM
10 1 (0.67%) MAILsweeper
10 1 (0.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 84 (56.00%) Oracle
2 67 (44.67%) Red Hat
3 56 (37.33%) HP
4 49 (32.67%) Microsoft
5 48 (32.00%) Sun
6 35 (23.33%) VMware
7 33 (22.00%) Cisco
8 30 (20.00%) EMC
9 28 (18.67%) Veritas
10 26 (17.33%) IBM
11 20 (13.33%) Citrix
12 18 (12.00%) Dell
13 15 (10.00%) CheckPoint
14 12 (8.00%) NetApp
14 12 (8.00%) 3PAR
15 7 (4.67%) Juniper
16 6 (4.00%) Nimsoft
17 5 (3.33%) BMC
18 4 (2.67%) Websense
18 4 (2.67%) Riverbed
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