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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 151 132 135
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +3
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 63 87 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.42% 1.78% 1.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.25% 6.40% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 59 76 59
Average salary £52,500 £57,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £71,250 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-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
1482 1359 1331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 33.45% 27.87% 27.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1330 1198 1185
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% -1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Staines +2 27 £60,000 -17.24%
Walton-on-Thames - 8 £30,500 - 1
Woking 0 7 £47,500 +58.33%
Leatherhead -6 4 £40,000 +6.66%
Redhill -9 4 £46,250 -22.91% 1
Chertsey -10 2 £60,000 +48.14%
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 79 (80.61%) Linux
2 62 (63.27%) Red Hat
3 60 (61.22%) Windows
3 60 (61.22%) Oracle
4 58 (59.18%) UNIX
5 44 (44.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 39 (39.80%) ITIL
6 39 (39.80%) VMware
7 38 (38.78%) AIX
7 38 (38.78%) SQL Server
7 38 (38.78%) IBM
7 38 (38.78%) HP
8 36 (36.73%) WAN
9 35 (35.71%) Sun
10 34 (34.69%) Cisco
11 33 (33.67%) NetApp
11 33 (33.67%) E-Commerce
12 32 (32.65%) LAN
13 27 (27.55%) Microsoft
13 27 (27.55%) Web Services
13 27 (27.55%) Citrix
13 27 (27.55%) VMware Infrastructure
14 26 (26.53%) Hybrid Cloud
15 25 (25.51%) SAN
16 24 (24.49%) XenApp
16 24 (24.49%) Amazon AWS
16 24 (24.49%) 3PAR
16 24 (24.49%) NetBackup
16 24 (24.49%) Degree
17 23 (23.47%) Enterprise Storage

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (3.06%) Apache
2 2 (2.04%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.04%) IIS
2 2 (2.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.02%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (18.37%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 24 (24.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (36.73%) WAN
2 32 (32.65%) LAN
3 25 (25.51%) SAN
4 12 (12.24%) VoIP
5 11 (11.22%) TCP/IP
6 8 (8.16%) LDAP
7 7 (7.14%) Firewall
8 4 (4.08%) DNS
9 3 (3.06%) NAS
9 3 (3.06%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (3.06%) SNMP
9 3 (3.06%) FTP
10 2 (2.04%) VPN
10 2 (2.04%) GSM
10 2 (2.04%) PBX
10 2 (2.04%) UMTS
10 2 (2.04%) Ethernet
10 2 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (2.04%) LTE
11 1 (1.02%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (38.78%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.24%) VLDB
2 12 (12.24%) OLTP
3 11 (11.22%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.06%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.06%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.02%) MySQL
6 1 (1.02%) DB2
6 1 (1.02%) Informix
6 1 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (12.24%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (18.37%) Finance
2 14 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 8 (8.16%) Financial Institution
4 4 (4.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (27.55%) Administrator
2 26 (26.53%) Architect
3 24 (24.49%) Solutions Architect
3 24 (24.49%) UNIX Administrator
4 17 (17.35%) Systems Administrator
5 16 (16.33%) Analyst
6 13 (13.27%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 12 (12.24%) QA Analyst
8 6 (6.12%) Team Leader
8 6 (6.12%) Support Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) Applications Support
9 5 (5.10%) Tester
9 5 (5.10%) Software Tester
9 5 (5.10%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (5.10%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 5 (5.10%) Linux Administrator
10 4 (4.08%) Junior Analyst
10 4 (4.08%) UNIX Team Leader
10 4 (4.08%) Applications Support Analyst
10 4 (4.08%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (27.55%) Web Services
2 16 (16.33%) XML
3 7 (7.14%) .NET
4 4 (4.08%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.04%) J2EE
6 1 (1.02%) COM
6 1 (1.02%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 26 (26.53%) Hybrid Cloud
2 23 (23.47%) Enterprise Storage
3 11 (11.22%) Computer Science
4 10 (10.20%) Data Centre
5 9 (9.18%) LPAR
5 9 (9.18%) HACMP
5 9 (9.18%) AS400
6 8 (8.16%) Clustering
7 6 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (5.10%) Thin Client
8 5 (5.10%) Mathematics
8 5 (5.10%) Fat Client
9 2 (2.04%) Visualisation
10 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.02%) Equities
10 1 (1.02%) Derivative
10 1 (1.02%) Statistics
10 1 (1.02%) Replication
10 1 (1.02%) Symmetrix
10 1 (1.02%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 79 (80.61%) Linux
2 60 (61.22%) Windows
3 58 (59.18%) UNIX
4 44 (44.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 38 (38.78%) AIX
6 10 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (9.18%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (4.08%) CentOS
8 4 (4.08%) Debian
9 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (3.06%) SUSE
9 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (2.04%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.02%) Fedora
11 1 (1.02%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (39.80%) ITIL
2 33 (33.67%) E-Commerce
3 14 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 14 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
4 13 (13.27%) Time Management
5 12 (12.24%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (12.24%) Software Testing
5 12 (12.24%) Project Planning
5 12 (12.24%) Test Strategy
5 12 (12.24%) Test Automation
5 12 (12.24%) Regression Testing
5 12 (12.24%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (10.20%) Patch Management
7 9 (9.18%) Software Licensing
7 9 (9.18%) Security Management
7 9 (9.18%) Business Continuity
7 9 (9.18%) Change Management
8 8 (8.16%) Project Management
9 7 (7.14%) Benchmarking
10 6 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (19.39%) Perl
2 16 (16.33%) C#
2 16 (16.33%) C++
3 15 (15.31%) Python
4 14 (14.29%) C
4 14 (14.29%) SQL
5 12 (12.24%) Ruby
6 10 (10.20%) Shell Script
7 4 (4.08%) AWK
8 3 (3.06%) sed
9 2 (2.04%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.04%) Ada
10 1 (1.02%) Tcl
10 1 (1.02%) Java
10 1 (1.02%) PHP
10 1 (1.02%) Korn
10 1 (1.02%) Bourne shell
10 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (24.49%) Degree
2 12 (12.24%) ISTQB
2 12 (12.24%) ISEB
3 9 (9.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 6 (6.12%) Security Cleared
5 4 (4.08%) SC Cleared
5 4 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.08%) SAP Certification
5 4 (4.08%) CCNA
6 2 (2.04%) CITP
7 1 (1.02%) RHCE
7 1 (1.02%) Sun Certification
7 1 (1.02%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.27%) QA
2 4 (4.08%) ISO 9001
2 4 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (27.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (24.49%) XenApp
3 4 (4.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 4 (4.08%) NFS
4 3 (3.06%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.06%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (3.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.02%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (1.02%) KVM
6 1 (1.02%) iptables
6 1 (1.02%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 1 (1.02%) Firmware
6 1 (1.02%) Samba
6 1 (1.02%) Veritas File System
6 1 (1.02%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 24 (24.49%) NetBackup
2 14 (14.29%) Oracle ZFS
3 9 (9.18%) Nagios
4 3 (3.06%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (3.06%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 3 (3.06%) Puppet
5 2 (2.04%) Cobbler
5 2 (2.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.02%) MIMEsweeper
6 1 (1.02%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (1.02%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.02%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.02%) Cacti
6 1 (1.02%) EMC VPLEX
6 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 62 (63.27%) Red Hat
2 60 (61.22%) Oracle
3 39 (39.80%) VMware
4 38 (38.78%) IBM
4 38 (38.78%) HP
5 35 (35.71%) Sun
6 34 (34.69%) Cisco
7 33 (33.67%) NetApp
8 27 (27.55%) Citrix
8 27 (27.55%) Microsoft
9 24 (24.49%) 3PAR
10 16 (16.33%) Brocade
11 11 (11.22%) Veritas
12 6 (6.12%) CheckPoint
13 5 (5.10%) Juniper
14 4 (4.08%) SAP
14 4 (4.08%) EMC
15 3 (3.06%) BMC
15 3 (3.06%) CommVault
15 3 (3.06%) StorageTek
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