The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 37 55 32
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -23
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 37 2 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 6.36% 0.63% 9.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.05% 1.67% 17.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £57,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Operating Systems Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
205 120 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 35.22% 37.74% 53.41%
Number of salaries quoted 137 82 99
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £58,950 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Solaris
Hertfordshire

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 23 July 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Watford

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 54 (96.43%) UNIX
2 50 (89.29%) SQL
2 50 (89.29%) IBM
3 47 (83.93%) Linux
3 47 (83.93%) WebSphere
4 46 (82.14%) Java
4 46 (82.14%) WebSphere Application Server
5 45 (80.36%) DB2
5 45 (80.36%) J2EE
5 45 (80.36%) Retail
5 45 (80.36%) Finance
5 45 (80.36%) Manufacturing
6 44 (78.57%) Oracle
6 44 (78.57%) JDBC
6 44 (78.57%) E-Commerce
7 43 (76.79%) MQSeries
7 43 (76.79%) Windows
8 42 (75.00%) AIX
9 41 (73.21%) Tomcat
10 40 (71.43%) HTTP
10 40 (71.43%) IIS
10 40 (71.43%) IBM HTTP Server
11 39 (69.64%) Middleware
12 38 (67.86%) MS Office
13 37 (66.07%) Microsoft
13 37 (66.07%) FTP
14 27 (48.21%) Bash Shell
14 27 (48.21%) Perl
15 21 (37.50%) Problem Management
16 20 (35.71%) ITIL

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 47 (83.93%) WebSphere
2 46 (82.14%) WebSphere Application Server
3 43 (76.79%) MQSeries
4 41 (73.21%) Tomcat
5 40 (71.43%) IIS
5 40 (71.43%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (5.36%) WebLogic
7 2 (3.57%) Apache
7 2 (3.57%) Tuxedo
7 2 (3.57%) GlassFish
7 2 (3.57%) iPlanet
7 2 (3.57%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 38 (67.86%) MS Office
2 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.79%) MS Project
3 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 40 (71.43%) HTTP
2 37 (66.07%) FTP
3 8 (14.29%) Internet
4 4 (7.14%) NAS
4 4 (7.14%) SAN
4 4 (7.14%) LDAP
5 2 (3.57%) DNS
5 2 (3.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (80.36%) DB2
2 6 (10.71%) RDBMS
2 6 (10.71%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) JUnit
1 7 (12.50%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 7 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 7 (12.50%) Subversion
2 6 (10.71%) Ant
2 6 (10.71%) Log4j
3 1 (1.79%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 45 (80.36%) Finance
1 45 (80.36%) Manufacturing
1 45 (80.36%) Retail
2 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (69.64%) Analyst
2 36 (64.29%) Support Analyst
2 36 (64.29%) Operations Analyst
2 36 (64.29%) Operations Support Analyst
3 17 (30.36%) Junior Analyst
3 17 (30.36%) Junior Support Analyst
3 17 (30.36%) Junior
4 7 (12.50%) Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Architect
6 5 (8.93%) Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (3.57%) Support Consultant
8 2 (3.57%) Administrator
8 2 (3.57%) Solaris Administrator
8 2 (3.57%) Performance Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (80.36%) J2EE
2 44 (78.57%) JDBC
3 39 (69.64%) Middleware
4 7 (12.50%) XML
4 7 (12.50%) XHTML
4 7 (12.50%) JMS
4 7 (12.50%) JSP
4 7 (12.50%) Struts
4 7 (12.50%) HTML
4 7 (12.50%) JSTL
5 6 (10.71%) EJB
5 6 (10.71%) Servlets
5 6 (10.71%) XSLT
5 6 (10.71%) XMLBeans
5 6 (10.71%) Ajax
6 2 (3.57%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (3.57%) .NET
6 2 (3.57%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 1 (1.79%) SAP PI
7 1 (1.79%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Web 2.0
2 2 (3.57%) Open Source
3 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 54 (96.43%) UNIX
2 47 (83.93%) Linux
3 43 (76.79%) Windows
4 42 (75.00%) AIX
5 9 (16.07%) HPUX
6 2 (3.57%) Windows 2000
6 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.79%) CentOS
7 1 (1.79%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (78.57%) E-Commerce
2 21 (37.50%) Problem Management
3 20 (35.71%) ITIL
4 7 (12.50%) RAD
4 7 (12.50%) Content Management
5 6 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (10.71%) UML
5 6 (10.71%) OO
6 5 (8.93%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (7.14%) Migration
8 3 (5.36%) Business Continuity
8 3 (5.36%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (5.36%) BCP
8 3 (5.36%) Validation
8 3 (5.36%) Performance Management
9 2 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (1.79%) MVC
10 1 (1.79%) Web Development
10 1 (1.79%) Load Balancing
10 1 (1.79%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 50 (89.29%) SQL
2 46 (82.14%) Java
3 27 (48.21%) Perl
3 27 (48.21%) Bash Shell
4 7 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 6 (10.71%) Shell Script
5 6 (10.71%) XPath
6 2 (3.57%) Jython
Qualifications
1 12 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) Sun Certification
2 1 (1.79%) MBA
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Veritas File System
2 3 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.79%) Samba
4 1 (1.79%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.79%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.57%) BMC Performance Manager
3 1 (1.79%) OpenView
3 1 (1.79%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 50 (89.29%) IBM
2 44 (78.57%) Oracle
3 37 (66.07%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.71%) Interwoven
4 6 (10.71%) ATG
4 6 (10.71%) Blue Martini
4 6 (10.71%) Elastic Path
5 5 (8.93%) Sybase
6 4 (7.14%) Sun
6 4 (7.14%) HP
6 4 (7.14%) Veritas
7 3 (5.36%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.36%) Symantec
7 3 (5.36%) Juniper
7 3 (5.36%) BMC
7 3 (5.36%) Hitachi
7 3 (5.36%) Dell
7 3 (5.36%) EMC
7 3 (5.36%) JBoss
7 3 (5.36%) Cisco
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