The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 38 61 40
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -21
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 32 1 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 6.08% 0.28% 6.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.16% 0.76% 12.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £52,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Solaris
Hertfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
198 132 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 37.64% 36.67% 53.02%
Number of salaries quoted 133 91 104
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,700 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Solaris
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Watford

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Watford region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Watford

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 59 (96.72%) UNIX
2 53 (86.89%) IBM
3 52 (85.25%) SQL
4 51 (83.61%) WebSphere
5 49 (80.33%) J2EE
5 49 (80.33%) Linux
6 48 (78.69%) Java
6 48 (78.69%) Oracle
6 48 (78.69%) WebSphere Application Server
7 47 (77.05%) JDBC
7 47 (77.05%) Finance
7 47 (77.05%) Manufacturing
8 46 (75.41%) Retail
8 46 (75.41%) DB2
9 45 (73.77%) Windows
9 45 (73.77%) AIX
9 45 (73.77%) E-Commerce
10 43 (70.49%) Tomcat
11 42 (68.85%) HTTP
11 42 (68.85%) IIS
11 42 (68.85%) IBM HTTP Server
12 39 (63.93%) MQSeries
13 36 (59.02%) Middleware
14 34 (55.74%) Microsoft
14 34 (55.74%) MS Office
15 33 (54.10%) FTP
16 30 (49.18%) Bash Shell
16 30 (49.18%) Perl
17 20 (32.79%) Problem Management
18 19 (31.15%) ITIL

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 51 (83.61%) WebSphere
2 48 (78.69%) WebSphere Application Server
3 43 (70.49%) Tomcat
4 42 (68.85%) IIS
4 42 (68.85%) IBM HTTP Server
5 39 (63.93%) MQSeries
6 6 (9.84%) WebLogic
7 3 (4.92%) GlassFish
7 3 (4.92%) Tuxedo
7 3 (4.92%) Apache
7 3 (4.92%) iPlanet
8 2 (3.28%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (3.28%) MS Exchange
8 2 (3.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 34 (55.74%) MS Office
2 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.28%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 42 (68.85%) HTTP
2 33 (54.10%) FTP
3 10 (16.39%) Internet
4 5 (8.20%) LDAP
5 4 (6.56%) SAN
5 4 (6.56%) NAS
6 3 (4.92%) SSL
7 2 (3.28%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (75.41%) DB2
2 6 (9.84%) RDBMS
2 6 (9.84%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (3.28%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (1.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (19.67%) Subversion
1 12 (19.67%) JUnit
1 12 (19.67%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 12 (19.67%) Eclipse
2 6 (9.84%) Log4j
2 6 (9.84%) Ant
2 6 (9.84%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 47 (77.05%) Finance
1 47 (77.05%) Manufacturing
2 46 (75.41%) Retail
3 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.64%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (57.38%) Analyst
2 32 (52.46%) Support Analyst
2 32 (52.46%) Operations Analyst
2 32 (52.46%) Operations Support Analyst
3 15 (24.59%) Junior
3 15 (24.59%) Junior Support Analyst
3 15 (24.59%) Junior Analyst
4 12 (19.67%) Developer
4 12 (19.67%) Consultant
4 12 (19.67%) Java Developer
5 7 (11.48%) Architect
6 6 (9.84%) Support Consultant
7 5 (8.20%) Java Consultant
8 3 (4.92%) Solaris Administrator
8 3 (4.92%) Middleware Consultant
8 3 (4.92%) Middleware Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Administrator
9 2 (3.28%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.28%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (80.33%) J2EE
2 47 (77.05%) JDBC
3 36 (59.02%) Middleware
4 12 (19.67%) JSTL
4 12 (19.67%) XML
4 12 (19.67%) JSP
4 12 (19.67%) Struts
4 12 (19.67%) HTML
4 12 (19.67%) JMS
4 12 (19.67%) XHTML
5 6 (9.84%) XSLT
5 6 (9.84%) Servlets
5 6 (9.84%) EJB
5 6 (9.84%) CSS
5 6 (9.84%) XMLBeans
5 6 (9.84%) Ajax
6 3 (4.92%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 3 (4.92%) .NET
6 3 (4.92%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (1.64%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Web 2.0
2 3 (4.92%) Open Source
3 2 (3.28%) AS400
3 2 (3.28%) Tandem
3 2 (3.28%) PKI
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 59 (96.72%) UNIX
2 49 (80.33%) Linux
3 45 (73.77%) Windows
3 45 (73.77%) AIX
4 9 (14.75%) HPUX
5 3 (4.92%) Windows 2000
5 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.64%) CentOS
6 1 (1.64%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (73.77%) E-Commerce
2 20 (32.79%) Problem Management
3 19 (31.15%) ITIL
4 12 (19.67%) Content Management
4 12 (19.67%) RAD
5 6 (9.84%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (9.84%) MVC
5 6 (9.84%) UML
5 6 (9.84%) OO
5 6 (9.84%) Web Development
5 6 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (9.84%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (8.20%) Migration
7 3 (4.92%) Performance Management
7 3 (4.92%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (4.92%) BCP
7 3 (4.92%) Business Continuity
7 3 (4.92%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (4.92%) Validation
8 2 (3.28%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 52 (85.25%) SQL
2 48 (78.69%) Java
3 30 (49.18%) Bash Shell
3 30 (49.18%) Perl
4 12 (19.67%) JavaScript
5 7 (11.48%) Shell Script
6 6 (9.84%) XPath
7 3 (4.92%) Jython
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) Degree
2 6 (9.84%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.64%) OCA
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.64%) MBA
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) Veritas File System
2 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (4.92%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.28%) RACF
3 2 (3.28%) ACF2
3 2 (3.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (3.28%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (1.64%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.64%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (1.64%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) Tivoli
2 3 (4.92%) BMC Performance Manager
3 2 (3.28%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (3.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.64%) OpenView
4 1 (1.64%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 53 (86.89%) IBM
2 48 (78.69%) Oracle
3 34 (55.74%) Microsoft
4 9 (14.75%) Sun
5 6 (9.84%) ATG
5 6 (9.84%) HP
5 6 (9.84%) Interwoven
5 6 (9.84%) Blue Martini
5 6 (9.84%) Elastic Path
6 5 (8.20%) Sybase
6 5 (8.20%) Veritas
7 4 (6.56%) Red Hat
7 4 (6.56%) NetIQ
7 4 (6.56%) JBoss
7 4 (6.56%) BMC
8 3 (4.92%) Hitachi
8 3 (4.92%) Juniper
8 3 (4.92%) Dell
8 3 (4.92%) EMC
8 3 (4.92%) Cisco
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