The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Solaris skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
South East / Berkshire
Rank 132 189 187
Rank change year-on-year +57 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 54 31 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.60% 0.63% 0.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.36% 2.39% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 29 29 42
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £47,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -20.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £35,000 £37,300
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £56,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% -  

Solaris is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1007 1297 1413
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 29.82% 26.23% 26.24%
Number of salaries quoted 852 1143 1093
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Solaris as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Berkshire

Solaris
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solaris in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Solaris in Berkshire

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solaris in Berkshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Solaris in Berkshire

Solaris
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +47 39 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Bracknell +18 8 £40,000 -11.11%
Solaris
South East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Solaris also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 95 (87.96%) Linux
2 87 (80.56%) Unix
3 68 (62.96%) Windows
4 51 (47.22%) TCP/IP
5 44 (40.74%) Cisco
6 43 (39.81%) Firewall
7 42 (38.89%) CheckPoint
7 42 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 42 (38.89%) Juniper
7 42 (38.89%) Windows 2000
7 42 (38.89%) Blue Coat
7 42 (38.89%) Sourcefire
7 42 (38.89%) Crossbeam
7 42 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 42 (38.89%) F5
7 42 (38.89%) Palo Alto
8 39 (36.11%) Risk Management
9 35 (32.41%) VMware
10 28 (25.93%) ITIL
11 27 (25.00%) Oracle
12 26 (24.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 23 (21.30%) Coaching
14 22 (20.37%) French Language
15 21 (19.44%) Identity Management
15 21 (19.44%) Red Hat
15 21 (19.44%) German Language
15 21 (19.44%) Kalman Filter
15 21 (19.44%) Mentoring
16 18 (16.67%) Security Cleared
16 18 (16.67%) Sun

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (6.48%) WebLogic
2 5 (4.63%) IIS
3 3 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.85%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.93%) JBoss
5 1 (0.93%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 8 (7.41%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (5.56%) Eloqua
3 2 (1.85%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.26%) SaaS
2 6 (5.56%) Responsys
2 6 (5.56%) Taleo
3 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (47.22%) TCP/IP
2 43 (39.81%) Firewall
3 8 (7.41%) SMTP
4 6 (5.56%) HTTP
4 6 (5.56%) Wireless
5 2 (1.85%) DNS
5 2 (1.85%) Network Security
6 1 (0.93%) DMARC
6 1 (0.93%) Internet
6 1 (0.93%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 7 (6.48%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.56%) DB2
3 6 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 6 (5.56%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.63%) Informix
5 3 (2.78%) MySQL
5 3 (2.78%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.78%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.85%) Big Data
6 2 (1.85%) MaxDB
7 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (1.85%) JMeter
1 2 (1.85%) LoadRunner
1 2 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (20.37%) French Language
2 21 (19.44%) German Language
3 8 (7.41%) Finance
3 8 (7.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (37.96%) Linux Engineer
2 39 (36.11%) Security Engineer
3 35 (32.41%) Juniper Engineer
4 22 (20.37%) Cisco Engineer
5 21 (19.44%) Blue Coat Engineer
5 21 (19.44%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 21 (19.44%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 21 (19.44%) Senior Security Engineer
6 16 (14.81%) Support Engineer
7 15 (13.89%) Linux Support
8 13 (12.04%) VMware Engineer
9 12 (11.11%) Linux Support Engineer
9 12 (11.11%) Technical Support
9 12 (11.11%) Unix Engineer
9 12 (11.11%) Unix Linux Engineer
10 10 (9.26%) Unix Support
11 9 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
11 9 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
12 7 (6.48%) Administrator
12 7 (6.48%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.33%) .NET
1 9 (8.33%) Middleware
1 9 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (2.78%) ASP.NET
2 3 (2.78%) HTML
2 3 (2.78%) J2EE
3 2 (1.85%) CSS
4 1 (0.93%) JDBC
4 1 (0.93%) JNDI
4 1 (0.93%) JSP
4 1 (0.93%) OAuth
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (0.93%) SAML
4 1 (0.93%) Spring
4 1 (0.93%) Spring Security
4 1 (0.93%) Web Services
4 1 (0.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.48%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.56%) iSeries
3 6 (5.56%) Replication
4 3 (2.78%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.78%) Cyber Attack
4 3 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.85%) Celerra
5 2 (1.85%) Clustering
6 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 95 (87.96%) Linux
2 87 (80.56%) Unix
3 68 (62.96%) Windows
4 42 (38.89%) Windows 2000
4 42 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 42 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (24.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (13.89%) AIX
6 15 (13.89%) HPUX
7 12 (11.11%) CentOS
8 8 (7.41%) IRIX
9 7 (6.48%) Windows Server
10 5 (4.63%) SUSE
11 3 (2.78%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (1.85%) Debian
13 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (36.11%) Risk Management
2 28 (25.93%) ITIL
3 23 (21.30%) Coaching
4 21 (19.44%) Identity Management
4 21 (19.44%) Kalman Filter
4 21 (19.44%) Mentoring
5 17 (15.74%) High Availability
6 10 (9.26%) Reverse Engineering
7 9 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 9 (8.33%) Load Balancing
7 9 (8.33%) Performance Management
7 9 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
8 8 (7.41%) CRM
8 8 (7.41%) SDLC
9 7 (6.48%) Problem Management
10 6 (5.56%) Ethical Hacking
10 6 (5.56%) Information Security
10 6 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (5.56%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.96%) Perl
2 12 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 9 (8.33%) C++
3 9 (8.33%) SQL
4 6 (5.56%) C
5 5 (4.63%) C#
5 5 (4.63%) Java
6 2 (1.85%) VB
7 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.93%) Python
7 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (8.33%) Degree
3 6 (5.56%) CREST Certified
4 4 (3.70%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.78%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.85%) RHCE
7 1 (0.93%) ISEB
7 1 (0.93%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.56%) QA
2 4 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 10 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (8.33%) XenServer
4 5 (4.63%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.70%) vSphere
6 3 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.93%) Veritas File System
7 1 (0.93%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 9 (8.33%) Puppet
2 6 (5.56%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (1.85%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.85%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (1.85%) SnapMirror
3 2 (1.85%) SnapVault
4 1 (0.93%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.93%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.93%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.93%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.93%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (0.93%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.93%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 44 (40.74%) Cisco
2 42 (38.89%) Blue Coat
2 42 (38.89%) CheckPoint
2 42 (38.89%) Crossbeam
2 42 (38.89%) F5
2 42 (38.89%) Juniper
2 42 (38.89%) Palo Alto
2 42 (38.89%) Sourcefire
3 35 (32.41%) VMware
4 27 (25.00%) Oracle
5 21 (19.44%) Red Hat
6 18 (16.67%) Sun
7 8 (7.41%) Microsoft
8 7 (6.48%) Veritas
9 6 (5.56%) EMC
9 6 (5.56%) NetApp
9 6 (5.56%) Sybase
9 6 (5.56%) Veeam
10 5 (4.63%) arcserve
10 5 (4.63%) HP
Reading, Berkshire
Square One Resources
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + shift bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000
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