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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 32 38 53
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +15
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 40 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.71% 5.65% 2.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.62% 17.83% 7.73%
Number of salaries quoted 22 0 2
Average salary £45,000 - £46,250
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 - £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,400 - £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
185 129 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 35.65% 31.70% 36.94%
Number of salaries quoted 132 95 116
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 29 January 2015.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Watford

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 65 (95.59%) UNIX
2 51 (75.00%) Linux
3 45 (66.18%) Java
3 45 (66.18%) SQL
4 40 (58.82%) Oracle
5 39 (57.35%) AIX
5 39 (57.35%) IBM
6 38 (55.88%) J2EE
6 38 (55.88%) WebSphere
7 37 (54.41%) JDBC
8 35 (51.47%) WebSphere Application Server
8 35 (51.47%) HTTP
8 35 (51.47%) Tomcat
8 35 (51.47%) Retail
9 33 (48.53%) E-Commerce
9 33 (48.53%) Windows
10 31 (45.59%) Microsoft
11 29 (42.65%) Sun
11 29 (42.65%) MQSeries
11 29 (42.65%) Perl
11 29 (42.65%) Finance
12 27 (39.71%) Middleware
13 25 (36.76%) Sun Certification
13 25 (36.76%) IBM HTTP Server
13 25 (36.76%) JavaScript
13 25 (36.76%) IIS
13 25 (36.76%) XML
13 25 (36.76%) Struts
13 25 (36.76%) Subversion
14 24 (35.29%) Bash Shell

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 38 (55.88%) WebSphere
2 35 (51.47%) WebSphere Application Server
2 35 (51.47%) Tomcat
3 29 (42.65%) MQSeries
4 25 (36.76%) IBM HTTP Server
4 25 (36.76%) IIS
5 10 (14.71%) Adobe CQ
6 7 (10.29%) SharePoint Server
7 6 (8.82%) WebLogic
8 3 (4.41%) Apache
8 3 (4.41%) MS Exchange
8 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.47%) iPlanet
9 1 (1.47%) Tuxedo
9 1 (1.47%) JBoss
9 1 (1.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (1.47%) GlassFish
Applications
1 19 (27.94%) MS Office
2 12 (17.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 35 (51.47%) HTTP
2 19 (27.94%) FTP
3 13 (19.12%) SAN
3 13 (19.12%) Internet
4 10 (14.71%) IPv4
5 6 (8.82%) NAS
5 6 (8.82%) LDAP
6 3 (4.41%) DNS
7 1 (1.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (35.29%) DB2
2 10 (14.71%) RDBMS
2 10 (14.71%) MySQL
2 10 (14.71%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (4.41%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 25 (36.76%) Subversion
2 20 (29.41%) Maven
3 15 (22.06%) JUnit
3 15 (22.06%) Eclipse
4 10 (14.71%) Log4j
4 10 (14.71%) Ant
4 10 (14.71%) SoapUI
5 5 (7.35%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 5 (7.35%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 35 (51.47%) Retail
2 29 (42.65%) Finance
3 19 (27.94%) Manufacturing
4 12 (17.65%) Banking
5 10 (14.71%) Financial Institution
6 5 (7.35%) Games
7 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (36.76%) Developer
1 25 (36.76%) Java Developer
2 20 (29.41%) Analyst
3 18 (26.47%) Support Analyst
3 18 (26.47%) Operations Analyst
3 18 (26.47%) Operations Support Analyst
4 10 (14.71%) Senior Developer
4 10 (14.71%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (13.24%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 8 (11.76%) Consultant
7 7 (10.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 7 (10.29%) Project Manager
7 7 (10.29%) Infrastructure Manager
7 7 (10.29%) Administrator
8 5 (7.35%) J2EE Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Solaris Administrator
9 3 (4.41%) Java Consultant
9 3 (4.41%) Support Consultant
10 2 (2.94%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
10 2 (2.94%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (55.88%) J2EE
2 37 (54.41%) JDBC
3 27 (39.71%) Middleware
4 25 (36.76%) XML
4 25 (36.76%) Struts
5 20 (29.41%) XSLT
5 20 (29.41%) Web Services
5 20 (29.41%) Servlets
5 20 (29.41%) SOAP
5 20 (29.41%) Hibernate
5 20 (29.41%) jQuery
5 20 (29.41%) Spring
6 15 (22.06%) HTML
6 15 (22.06%) JSP
6 15 (22.06%) CSS
6 15 (22.06%) JMS
7 11 (16.18%) WebSphere MQ
8 10 (14.71%) SAX
8 10 (14.71%) JAXB
8 10 (14.71%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.71%) Client/Server
1 10 (14.71%) Web 2.0
1 10 (14.71%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.41%) Tandem
2 3 (4.41%) AS400
2 3 (4.41%) PKI
3 2 (2.94%) Online Gambling
4 1 (1.47%) LPAR
4 1 (1.47%) DLPAR
4 1 (1.47%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 65 (95.59%) UNIX
2 51 (75.00%) Linux
3 39 (57.35%) AIX
4 33 (48.53%) Windows
5 21 (30.88%) HPUX
6 1 (1.47%) zOS
6 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.47%) SUSE
6 1 (1.47%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (48.53%) E-Commerce
2 20 (29.41%) OO
2 20 (29.41%) Problem Management
3 19 (27.94%) ITIL
4 15 (22.06%) MVC
4 15 (22.06%) Content Management
5 10 (14.71%) Multithreading
5 10 (14.71%) Test Automation
6 7 (10.29%) Project Management
6 7 (10.29%) PRINCE2
6 7 (10.29%) Software Engineering
7 6 (8.82%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (7.35%) RAD
8 5 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (7.35%) Web Development
9 4 (5.88%) Resource Management
10 3 (4.41%) Analytics
10 3 (4.41%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (2.94%) Stakeholder Analysis
11 2 (2.94%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 45 (66.18%) Java
1 45 (66.18%) SQL
2 29 (42.65%) Perl
3 25 (36.76%) JavaScript
4 24 (35.29%) Bash Shell
5 20 (29.41%) XPath
6 11 (16.18%) Shell Script
7 10 (14.71%) C
7 10 (14.71%) C++
8 2 (2.94%) Korn
8 2 (2.94%) VBA
8 2 (2.94%) AWK
9 1 (1.47%) Jython
9 1 (1.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (36.76%) Sun Certification
2 20 (29.41%) Degree
3 7 (10.29%) PMP
3 7 (10.29%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.94%) CISSP
System Software
1 10 (14.71%) VirtualBox
1 10 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (5.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (4.41%) RACF
4 3 (4.41%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.41%) ACF2
5 2 (2.94%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 2 (2.94%) Veritas File System
5 2 (2.94%) Samba
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.47%) PowerHA
6 1 (1.47%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) Tivoli
2 3 (4.41%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 3 (4.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (2.94%) Novell Identity Manager
4 1 (1.47%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 40 (58.82%) Oracle
2 39 (57.35%) IBM
3 31 (45.59%) Microsoft
4 29 (42.65%) Sun
5 17 (25.00%) VMware
6 10 (14.71%) Veritas
6 10 (14.71%) Interwoven
7 7 (10.29%) Citrix
7 7 (10.29%) Cisco
8 4 (5.88%) NetIQ
9 3 (4.41%) HP
9 3 (4.41%) Cyber-Ark
10 2 (2.94%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.94%) CA
10 2 (2.94%) Novell
11 1 (1.47%) BMC
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago