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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 164 141 124
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -17
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 54 60 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.22% 1.39% 1.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.38% 5.12% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 50 39 80
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £40,000 £41,550
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £80,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
1233 1172 1410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 27.75% 27.12% 28.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1060 1015 1254
Average salary £41,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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
Woking +17 9 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Walton-on-Thames - 9 £30,500 -
Staines -4 4 £50,000 - 2
Epsom +1 3 - -
Redhill -10 2 £61,000 +16.19%
Weybridge +12 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Chertsey - 1 £42,500 -
Farnham - 1 £32,500 -
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 99 (69.23%) Linux
2 96 (67.13%) UNIX
3 86 (60.14%) Oracle
4 77 (53.85%) Windows
5 66 (46.15%) Red Hat
6 55 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 54 (37.76%) Sun
8 48 (33.57%) Shell Script
8 48 (33.57%) Perl
9 47 (32.87%) AIX
10 43 (30.07%) HP
11 39 (27.27%) Finance
11 39 (27.27%) Microsoft
12 36 (25.17%) SQL Server
13 34 (23.78%) Veritas
13 34 (23.78%) NetBackup
14 33 (23.08%) SQL
14 33 (23.08%) MySQL
15 32 (22.38%) Web Services
15 32 (22.38%) ISEB
16 31 (21.68%) SAN
16 31 (21.68%) VMware
17 30 (20.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 28 (19.58%) Python
19 25 (17.48%) TCP/IP
19 25 (17.48%) IBM
19 25 (17.48%) VMware Infrastructure
20 24 (16.78%) Degree
21 23 (16.08%) ITIL
21 23 (16.08%) Software Engineering

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 13 (9.09%) IIS
2 11 (7.69%) Apache
3 7 (4.90%) Oracle Application Server
3 7 (4.90%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.80%) GlassFish
4 4 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (2.80%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.80%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.10%) Site Server
6 2 (1.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.40%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.40%) JCAPS
6 2 (1.40%) JBoss
6 2 (1.40%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.40%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.70%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (6.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.90%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (4.90%) Oracle Applications
1 7 (4.90%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (2.80%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (21.68%) SAN
2 25 (17.48%) TCP/IP
3 15 (10.49%) Firewall
4 14 (9.79%) DNS
5 13 (9.09%) LAN
5 13 (9.09%) WAN
6 12 (8.39%) LDAP
7 10 (6.99%) Internet
8 9 (6.29%) DHCP
9 5 (3.50%) NAS
10 3 (2.10%) IPsec
10 3 (2.10%) VoIP
11 2 (1.40%) Network Security
11 2 (1.40%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (1.40%) iSCSI
11 2 (1.40%) DMZ
11 2 (1.40%) VPN
11 2 (1.40%) Kerberos
12 1 (0.70%) SSH
12 1 (0.70%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (25.17%) SQL Server
2 33 (23.08%) MySQL
3 16 (11.19%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.80%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (2.80%) VLDB
4 4 (2.80%) Informix
4 4 (2.80%) OLTP
4 4 (2.80%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (20.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 21 (14.69%) QuickTest Pro
2 21 (14.69%) JMeter
2 21 (14.69%) Selenium
3 11 (7.69%) InstallShield
3 11 (7.69%) Ant
4 3 (2.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.70%) InstallAnywhere
General
1 39 (27.27%) Finance
2 13 (9.09%) Banking
3 10 (6.99%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (3.50%) Financial Institution
4 5 (3.50%) Legal
5 3 (2.10%) Marketing
5 3 (2.10%) Back Office
6 2 (1.40%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.70%) Military
7 1 (0.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (29.37%) Administrator
2 31 (21.68%) Tester
2 31 (21.68%) Systems Administrator
3 27 (18.88%) UNIX Administrator
4 21 (14.69%) Software Tester
5 20 (13.99%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 18 (12.59%) Analyst
6 18 (12.59%) Consultant
7 14 (9.79%) Solutions Architect
7 14 (9.79%) Technical Consultant
7 14 (9.79%) Architect
8 12 (8.39%) Linux Administrator
9 11 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 11 (7.69%) Senior Tester
9 11 (7.69%) QA Analyst
9 11 (7.69%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 11 (7.69%) Technical Architect
9 11 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (6.99%) UNIX Support
10 10 (6.99%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (22.38%) Web Services
2 21 (14.69%) J2EE
3 12 (8.39%) XML
4 5 (3.50%) Middleware
5 4 (2.80%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (2.80%) .NET
6 3 (2.10%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.40%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.70%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.38%) Clustering
2 21 (14.69%) Life Science
3 12 (8.39%) Mathematics
3 12 (8.39%) Visualisation
3 12 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (7.69%) N-Tier
4 11 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
5 10 (6.99%) Chemistry
5 10 (6.99%) Biology
5 10 (6.99%) Biotechnology
6 9 (6.29%) Management Information System
6 9 (6.29%) HACMP
7 4 (2.80%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.80%) Replication
7 4 (2.80%) Fixed Income
8 3 (2.10%) Equities
8 3 (2.10%) AS400
8 3 (2.10%) Smartcard
8 3 (2.10%) Derivative
8 3 (2.10%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 99 (69.23%) Linux
2 96 (67.13%) UNIX
3 77 (53.85%) Windows
4 55 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 47 (32.87%) AIX
6 21 (14.69%) Mac OS X
7 17 (11.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (10.49%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (6.99%) SUSE
11 7 (4.90%) Ubuntu
11 7 (4.90%) HPUX
11 7 (4.90%) CentOS
12 5 (3.50%) Fedora
12 5 (3.50%) Debian
12 5 (3.50%) Windows 2000
13 4 (2.80%) Windows 7
13 4 (2.80%) Windows Vista
14 2 (1.40%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (16.08%) ITIL
1 23 (16.08%) Software Engineering
2 22 (15.38%) Project Management
3 21 (14.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (8.39%) Time Management
4 12 (8.39%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (7.69%) Service Management
5 11 (7.69%) Test Strategy
5 11 (7.69%) Test Automation
5 11 (7.69%) Project Planning
5 11 (7.69%) Test Management
5 11 (7.69%) Test Scripting
6 10 (6.99%) E-Commerce
6 10 (6.99%) Bioinformatics
6 10 (6.99%) Software Testing
7 9 (6.29%) SOA
7 9 (6.29%) Manual Testing
7 9 (6.29%) Performance Analysis
8 8 (5.59%) Problem Management
9 6 (4.20%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (33.57%) Shell Script
1 48 (33.57%) Perl
2 33 (23.08%) SQL
3 28 (19.58%) Python
4 22 (15.38%) PL/SQL
5 19 (13.29%) C++
6 17 (11.89%) Java
7 16 (11.19%) Ruby
8 15 (10.49%) C#
9 7 (4.90%) Bourne shell
10 6 (4.20%) Bash Shell
11 5 (3.50%) C
11 5 (3.50%) PowerShell
12 3 (2.10%) COBOL
13 2 (1.40%) JavaScript
13 2 (1.40%) PHP
13 2 (1.40%) VBScript
13 2 (1.40%) AWK
13 2 (1.40%) Korn
14 1 (0.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (22.38%) ISEB
2 24 (16.78%) Degree
3 11 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (6.99%) PhD
4 10 (6.99%) ISTQB
5 7 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (4.90%) MCSE
6 3 (2.10%) SCSA
6 3 (2.10%) MCSD
6 3 (2.10%) CCNA
6 3 (2.10%) RHCE
6 3 (2.10%) Sun Certification
6 3 (2.10%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.10%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.40%) RHCSA
7 2 (1.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.40%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.40%) SAP Certification
7 2 (1.40%) IBM Certification
8 1 (0.70%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.09%) QA
2 10 (6.99%) GLP
3 3 (2.10%) SLA
4 2 (1.40%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (17.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (11.19%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 11 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 9 (6.29%) NFS
4 9 (6.29%) XenApp
4 9 (6.29%) Veritas File System
4 9 (6.29%) XenDesktop
5 7 (4.90%) Firmware
5 7 (4.90%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (4.20%) Sendmail
7 5 (3.50%) VMware ESX
7 5 (3.50%) Samba
8 4 (2.80%) ISA Server
9 3 (2.10%) Active Directory
10 2 (1.40%) KVM
10 2 (1.40%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.40%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.70%) XenServer
11 1 (0.70%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 34 (23.78%) NetBackup
2 18 (12.59%) Puppet
3 10 (6.99%) HP Quality Center
4 9 (6.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 9 (6.29%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (5.59%) OpenView
5 8 (5.59%) Control-M
6 7 (4.90%) Nagios
6 7 (4.90%) Legato
7 5 (3.50%) SCCM
8 4 (2.80%) AppManager
9 3 (2.10%) MIMEsweeper
9 3 (2.10%) WSUS
9 3 (2.10%) Cobbler
10 2 (1.40%) SCOM
10 2 (1.40%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (1.40%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.70%) MAILsweeper
11 1 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 86 (60.14%) Oracle
2 66 (46.15%) Red Hat
3 54 (37.76%) Sun
4 43 (30.07%) HP
5 39 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 34 (23.78%) Veritas
7 31 (21.68%) VMware
8 25 (17.48%) IBM
9 22 (15.38%) Cisco
10 17 (11.89%) EMC
11 14 (9.79%) NetApp
11 14 (9.79%) Citrix
12 13 (9.09%) Dell
13 11 (7.69%) 3PAR
14 8 (5.59%) Symantec
15 6 (4.20%) Brocade
16 5 (3.50%) Websense
17 4 (2.80%) NYFIX
17 4 (2.80%) Juniper
17 4 (2.80%) SAP
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