The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walton-on-Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 25 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 16 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 15.69% 18.60% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.53% 25.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 0
Average salary £31,500 £30,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.88% -
Solaris
Surrey

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

Operating Systems Category
Walton-on-Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
68 32 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 66.67% 74.42% 12.12%
Number of salaries quoted 66 32 3
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +54.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £35,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Walton-on-Thames

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Walton-on-Thames

Solaris
Salary Trend in Walton-on-Thames

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Walton-on-Thames

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Walton-on-Thames

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Walton-on-Thames region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Walton-on-Thames

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walton-on-Thames

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Walton-on-Thames 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
1 18 (100.00%) Python
1 18 (100.00%) Perl
2 17 (94.44%) InstallShield
2 17 (94.44%) C
2 17 (94.44%) C#
2 17 (94.44%) C++
2 17 (94.44%) Telecoms
2 17 (94.44%) Software Engineering
2 17 (94.44%) Degree
2 17 (94.44%) QA
3 13 (72.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (72.22%) Time Management
3 13 (72.22%) Test Automation
3 13 (72.22%) Ruby
3 13 (72.22%) Software Testing
3 13 (72.22%) ISTQB
3 13 (72.22%) Test Strategy
3 13 (72.22%) Functional Testing
3 13 (72.22%) Non-Functional Testing
3 13 (72.22%) Regression Testing
3 13 (72.22%) VoIP
3 13 (72.22%) ISEB
3 13 (72.22%) Red Hat
3 13 (72.22%) XML
3 13 (72.22%) Unix
4 10 (55.56%) Automation Testing
4 10 (55.56%) Project Planning
5 7 (38.89%) Finance

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Walton-on-Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Walton-on-Thames 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.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 17 (94.44%) InstallShield
2 5 (27.78%) CMake
2 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
2 5 (27.78%) Subversion
3 4 (22.22%) AdminStudio
3 4 (22.22%) MSI
3 4 (22.22%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 17 (94.44%) Telecoms
2 7 (38.89%) Aerospace
2 7 (38.89%) Automotive
2 7 (38.89%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
1 9 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 9 (50.00%) QA Analyst
1 9 (50.00%) QA Automation Analyst
1 9 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 9 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Junior
3 7 (38.89%) Junior Analyst
3 7 (38.89%) Junior Automation Test Analyst
3 7 (38.89%) Junior QA Analyst
3 7 (38.89%) Junior Test Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Applications Packager
4 3 (16.67%) Software Build Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Software Packager
5 2 (11.11%) Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Software Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (72.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Software Engineering
2 13 (72.22%) Functional Testing
2 13 (72.22%) Non-Functional Testing
2 13 (72.22%) Regression Testing
2 13 (72.22%) Software Testing
2 13 (72.22%) Test Automation
2 13 (72.22%) Test Strategy
2 13 (72.22%) Time Management
2 13 (72.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (55.56%) Automation Testing
3 10 (55.56%) Project Planning
4 5 (27.78%) SDLC
5 4 (22.22%) Application Packaging
5 4 (22.22%) Static Code Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Perl
1 18 (100.00%) Python
2 17 (94.44%) C
2 17 (94.44%) C#
2 17 (94.44%) C++
3 13 (72.22%) Ruby
4 5 (27.78%) Bash Shell
5 4 (22.22%) Java
6 1 (5.56%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (94.44%) Degree
2 13 (72.22%) ISEB
2 13 (72.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (94.44%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Red Hat