The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - 51 90
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 0 43 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex - 3.79% 1.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 12.65% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 40 15
Average salary - £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Solaris
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
382 340 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 30.56% 29.93% 20.87%
Number of salaries quoted 333 301 274
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -8.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Solaris
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Solaris Salary Trend in West Sussex

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
2 5 (83.33%) Maven
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Web Development
2 5 (83.33%) Java EE
2 5 (83.33%) UML
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) SOAP
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) XSLT
3 4 (66.67%) B2C
4 3 (50.00%) J2EE
5 1 (16.67%) Planning Poker
5 1 (16.67%) hybris
5 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
5 1 (16.67%) B2B
5 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (16.67%) Apache Solr
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) MySQL
5 1 (16.67%) Apache

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 1 (16.67%) Apache Solr
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Maven
2 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Designer
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Java Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Designer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Development Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Designer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
2 5 (83.33%) Java EE
2 5 (83.33%) SOAP
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) XSLT
3 3 (50.00%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (16.67%) XHTML
4 1 (16.67%) JSP
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Web Development
2 5 (83.33%) UML
3 4 (66.67%) B2C
4 1 (16.67%) Planning Poker
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) B2B
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) hybris