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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 40 60 45
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -15
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 28 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.18% 0.26% 4.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.66% 0.73% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £65,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +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
205 137 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 37.89% 36.05% 52.70%
Number of salaries quoted 137 98 112
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Watford

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 63 (96.92%) UNIX
2 56 (86.15%) IBM
3 55 (84.62%) SQL
4 52 (80.00%) J2EE
4 52 (80.00%) Linux
4 52 (80.00%) WebSphere
5 51 (78.46%) Java
5 51 (78.46%) Oracle
6 50 (76.92%) Finance
6 50 (76.92%) Manufacturing
7 49 (75.38%) WebSphere Application Server
7 49 (75.38%) Retail
8 48 (73.85%) JDBC
8 48 (73.85%) E-Commerce
9 47 (72.31%) Windows
9 47 (72.31%) DB2
10 46 (70.77%) AIX
10 46 (70.77%) Tomcat
11 45 (69.23%) HTTP
12 43 (66.15%) IIS
12 43 (66.15%) IBM HTTP Server
13 41 (63.08%) MQSeries
14 37 (56.92%) Middleware
15 35 (53.85%) Microsoft
16 34 (52.31%) MS Office
17 33 (50.77%) Perl
17 33 (50.77%) FTP
17 33 (50.77%) Bash Shell
18 22 (33.85%) Problem Management
19 21 (32.31%) ITIL

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 52 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 49 (75.38%) WebSphere Application Server
3 46 (70.77%) Tomcat
4 43 (66.15%) IIS
4 43 (66.15%) IBM HTTP Server
5 41 (63.08%) MQSeries
6 6 (9.23%) WebLogic
7 3 (4.62%) Apache
7 3 (4.62%) Tuxedo
7 3 (4.62%) iPlanet
7 3 (4.62%) GlassFish
8 2 (3.08%) Adobe CQ
8 2 (3.08%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (3.08%) MS Exchange
8 2 (3.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 34 (52.31%) MS Office
2 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.08%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.54%) MS Project
4 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 45 (69.23%) HTTP
2 33 (50.77%) FTP
3 12 (18.46%) Internet
4 5 (7.69%) SAN
4 5 (7.69%) LDAP
5 4 (6.15%) NAS
6 3 (4.62%) SSL
7 2 (3.08%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (72.31%) DB2
2 8 (12.31%) RDBMS
2 8 (12.31%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.62%) MySQL
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.08%) NonStop SQL
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (23.08%) JUnit
1 15 (23.08%) Eclipse
1 15 (23.08%) Subversion
2 13 (20.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 8 (12.31%) Log4j
3 8 (12.31%) Ant
4 7 (10.77%) Rational Application Developer
5 2 (3.08%) Maven
General
1 50 (76.92%) Finance
1 50 (76.92%) Manufacturing
2 49 (75.38%) Retail
3 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.54%) Marketing
4 1 (1.54%) Games
4 1 (1.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (53.85%) Analyst
2 32 (49.23%) Support Analyst
2 32 (49.23%) Operations Analyst
2 32 (49.23%) Operations Support Analyst
3 15 (23.08%) Developer
3 15 (23.08%) Java Developer
4 13 (20.00%) Junior
4 13 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
4 13 (20.00%) Junior Support Analyst
5 12 (18.46%) Consultant
6 7 (10.77%) Architect
7 6 (9.23%) Support Consultant
8 5 (7.69%) Java Consultant
9 3 (4.62%) Solaris Administrator
9 3 (4.62%) Administrator
9 3 (4.62%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.62%) Middleware Consultant
9 3 (4.62%) Middleware Architect
10 2 (3.08%) Senior Architect
10 2 (3.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (80.00%) J2EE
2 48 (73.85%) JDBC
3 37 (56.92%) Middleware
4 15 (23.08%) HTML
4 15 (23.08%) Struts
4 15 (23.08%) XML
4 15 (23.08%) JMS
5 13 (20.00%) XHTML
5 13 (20.00%) JSP
5 13 (20.00%) JSTL
6 9 (13.85%) CSS
7 8 (12.31%) XSLT
7 8 (12.31%) Servlets
7 8 (12.31%) XMLBeans
7 8 (12.31%) Ajax
8 6 (9.23%) EJB
9 3 (4.62%) .NET
9 3 (4.62%) Web Services
9 3 (4.62%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (4.62%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Web 2.0
2 3 (4.62%) Open Source
3 2 (3.08%) AS400
3 2 (3.08%) Tandem
3 2 (3.08%) PKI
4 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 63 (96.92%) UNIX
2 52 (80.00%) Linux
3 47 (72.31%) Windows
4 46 (70.77%) AIX
5 11 (16.92%) HPUX
6 3 (4.62%) Windows 2000
6 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.54%) CentOS
7 1 (1.54%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (73.85%) E-Commerce
2 22 (33.85%) Problem Management
3 21 (32.31%) ITIL
4 15 (23.08%) Content Management
5 13 (20.00%) RAD
6 8 (12.31%) OO
7 7 (10.77%) MVC
7 7 (10.77%) Web Development
7 7 (10.77%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (9.23%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (9.23%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (9.23%) UML
9 5 (7.69%) Migration
10 3 (4.62%) Business Continuity
10 3 (4.62%) Validation
10 3 (4.62%) BCP
10 3 (4.62%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (4.62%) Performance Management
10 3 (4.62%) Systems Analysis
11 2 (3.08%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 55 (84.62%) SQL
2 51 (78.46%) Java
3 33 (50.77%) Perl
3 33 (50.77%) Bash Shell
4 15 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 8 (12.31%) XPath
6 7 (10.77%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.62%) Jython
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) Degree
2 9 (13.85%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.54%) PMP
3 1 (1.54%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.54%) MBA
3 1 (1.54%) OCA
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 4 (6.15%) Veritas File System
2 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.08%) RACF
3 2 (3.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (3.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (3.08%) ACF2
4 1 (1.54%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (1.54%) Samba
4 1 (1.54%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 6 (9.23%) Tivoli
2 3 (4.62%) BMC Performance Manager
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (3.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (3.08%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (1.54%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (1.54%) OpenView
Vendors
1 56 (86.15%) IBM
2 51 (78.46%) Oracle
3 35 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 13 (20.00%) Sun
5 8 (12.31%) Interwoven
6 6 (9.23%) HP
6 6 (9.23%) ATG
6 6 (9.23%) Blue Martini
6 6 (9.23%) Elastic Path
7 5 (7.69%) Sybase
7 5 (7.69%) Veritas
8 4 (6.15%) Red Hat
8 4 (6.15%) NetIQ
8 4 (6.15%) BMC
8 4 (6.15%) JBoss
8 4 (6.15%) Cisco
8 4 (6.15%) VMware
9 3 (4.62%) Dell
9 3 (4.62%) EMC
9 3 (4.62%) Hitachi
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