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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 44 62 48
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -14
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 25 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.59% 0.27% 3.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.02% 0.76% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £65,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +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
208 132 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 38.17% 35.48% 53.17%
Number of salaries quoted 144 95 124
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £47,750
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 30 September 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Watford

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 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 59 (96.72%) UNIX
2 53 (86.89%) IBM
3 51 (83.61%) SQL
3 51 (83.61%) J2EE
4 50 (81.97%) Java
4 50 (81.97%) Linux
5 49 (80.33%) Finance
5 49 (80.33%) Manufacturing
5 49 (80.33%) WebSphere
6 48 (78.69%) Retail
7 47 (77.05%) E-Commerce
7 47 (77.05%) Oracle
7 47 (77.05%) WebSphere Application Server
8 46 (75.41%) JDBC
9 45 (73.77%) DB2
10 44 (72.13%) Tomcat
10 44 (72.13%) HTTP
11 43 (70.49%) Windows
12 42 (68.85%) AIX
13 41 (67.21%) IIS
13 41 (67.21%) IBM HTTP Server
14 40 (65.57%) MQSeries
15 35 (57.38%) Middleware
16 33 (54.10%) Microsoft
16 33 (54.10%) Perl
16 33 (54.10%) Bash Shell
17 32 (52.46%) MS Office
18 31 (50.82%) FTP
19 22 (36.07%) Problem Management
20 21 (34.43%) ITIL

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 49 (80.33%) WebSphere
2 47 (77.05%) WebSphere Application Server
3 44 (72.13%) Tomcat
4 41 (67.21%) IIS
4 41 (67.21%) IBM HTTP Server
5 40 (65.57%) MQSeries
6 5 (8.20%) WebLogic
7 3 (4.92%) Apache
7 3 (4.92%) Tuxedo
7 3 (4.92%) iPlanet
7 3 (4.92%) GlassFish
7 3 (4.92%) Adobe CQ
8 2 (3.28%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (3.28%) MS Exchange
8 2 (3.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (1.64%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 32 (52.46%) MS Office
2 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 44 (72.13%) HTTP
2 31 (50.82%) FTP
3 12 (19.67%) Internet
4 5 (8.20%) SAN
4 5 (8.20%) LDAP
5 4 (6.56%) NAS
6 3 (4.92%) SSL
7 2 (3.28%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (73.77%) DB2
2 9 (14.75%) RDBMS
2 9 (14.75%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.56%) MySQL
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.28%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (26.23%) JUnit
1 16 (26.23%) Eclipse
1 16 (26.23%) Subversion
2 13 (21.31%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 9 (14.75%) Log4j
3 9 (14.75%) Ant
4 7 (11.48%) Rational Application Developer
5 3 (4.92%) Maven
General
1 49 (80.33%) Finance
1 49 (80.33%) Manufacturing
2 48 (78.69%) Retail
3 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.64%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Games
4 1 (1.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (54.10%) Analyst
2 30 (49.18%) Support Analyst
2 30 (49.18%) Operations Analyst
2 30 (49.18%) Operations Support Analyst
3 16 (26.23%) Java Developer
3 16 (26.23%) Developer
4 11 (18.03%) Junior
4 11 (18.03%) Consultant
4 11 (18.03%) Junior Support Analyst
4 11 (18.03%) Junior Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) Java Consultant
5 5 (8.20%) Support Consultant
5 5 (8.20%) Architect
6 3 (4.92%) Administrator
6 3 (4.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (4.92%) Solaris Administrator
6 3 (4.92%) Middleware Consultant
6 3 (4.92%) Middleware Architect
7 2 (3.28%) Programmer
7 2 (3.28%) Capacity Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (83.61%) J2EE
2 46 (75.41%) JDBC
3 35 (57.38%) Middleware
4 16 (26.23%) HTML
4 16 (26.23%) Struts
4 16 (26.23%) XML
4 16 (26.23%) JMS
5 13 (21.31%) XHTML
5 13 (21.31%) JSP
5 13 (21.31%) JSTL
6 10 (16.39%) CSS
7 9 (14.75%) XSLT
7 9 (14.75%) Servlets
7 9 (14.75%) XMLBeans
7 9 (14.75%) Ajax
8 6 (9.84%) EJB
9 4 (6.56%) Web Services
10 3 (4.92%) WebSphere MQ
10 3 (4.92%) .NET
10 3 (4.92%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Web 2.0
2 3 (4.92%) Open Source
3 2 (3.28%) AS400
3 2 (3.28%) Tandem
3 2 (3.28%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 59 (96.72%) UNIX
2 50 (81.97%) Linux
3 43 (70.49%) Windows
4 42 (68.85%) AIX
5 10 (16.39%) HPUX
6 3 (4.92%) Windows 2000
6 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.64%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (77.05%) E-Commerce
2 22 (36.07%) Problem Management
3 21 (34.43%) ITIL
4 16 (26.23%) Content Management
5 13 (21.31%) RAD
6 9 (14.75%) OO
7 7 (11.48%) MVC
7 7 (11.48%) Web Development
7 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (9.84%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (9.84%) UML
9 4 (6.56%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (4.92%) Migration
10 3 (4.92%) Business Continuity
10 3 (4.92%) Performance Management
10 3 (4.92%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (3.28%) Analytics
11 2 (3.28%) Project Management
12 1 (1.64%) Business Intelligence
12 1 (1.64%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 51 (83.61%) SQL
2 50 (81.97%) Java
3 33 (54.10%) Perl
3 33 (54.10%) Bash Shell
4 16 (26.23%) JavaScript
5 9 (14.75%) XPath
6 7 (11.48%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.92%) Jython
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) Sun Certification
2 8 (13.11%) Degree
3 1 (1.64%) PMP
3 1 (1.64%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.64%) OCA
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) Veritas File System
2 3 (4.92%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (3.28%) RACF
3 2 (3.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (3.28%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (3.28%) ACF2
4 1 (1.64%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (1.64%) Samba
4 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.64%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) Tivoli
2 3 (4.92%) BMC Performance Manager
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (3.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (3.28%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (1.64%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (1.64%) OpenView
Vendors
1 53 (86.89%) IBM
2 47 (77.05%) Oracle
3 33 (54.10%) Microsoft
4 14 (22.95%) Sun
5 9 (14.75%) Interwoven
6 6 (9.84%) ATG
6 6 (9.84%) Blue Martini
6 6 (9.84%) Elastic Path
7 5 (8.20%) Veritas
8 4 (6.56%) NetIQ
8 4 (6.56%) BMC
8 4 (6.56%) HP
9 3 (4.92%) JBoss
9 3 (4.92%) Red Hat
10 2 (3.28%) Cisco
10 2 (3.28%) Sybase
10 2 (3.28%) SAP
10 2 (3.28%) VMware
11 1 (1.64%) Cyber-Ark
11 1 (1.64%) Dell
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