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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 163 164
Rank change year-on-year +11 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 32 53 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.98% 1.18% 1.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.36% 4.00% 5.34%
Number of salaries quoted 15 36 41
Median salary £65,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.44% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £34,750 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £54,400
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,250 £45,750
% change year-on-year -2.64% +3.27%  

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 952 1325 1293
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 29.12% 29.43% 25.07%
Number of salaries quoted 795 1154 998
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +18 31 £65,000 +44.44% 1
Solaris
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 78 (90.70%) Unix
1 78 (90.70%) Linux
2 57 (66.28%) Windows
3 46 (53.49%) Firewall
4 36 (41.86%) TCP/IP
4 36 (41.86%) Cisco
5 35 (40.70%) Juniper
5 35 (40.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 35 (40.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (40.70%) F5
6 34 (39.53%) ITIL
7 31 (36.05%) Windows 2000
7 31 (36.05%) CheckPoint
7 31 (36.05%) Palo Alto
7 31 (36.05%) Crossbeam
7 31 (36.05%) Blue Coat
7 31 (36.05%) Sourcefire
8 29 (33.72%) Risk Management
8 29 (33.72%) Digital Economy
9 23 (26.74%) VMware
10 22 (25.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 20 (23.26%) Identity Management
11 20 (23.26%) Kalman Filter
11 20 (23.26%) Mentoring
11 20 (23.26%) Coaching
12 19 (22.09%) Red Hat
12 19 (22.09%) Sun
13 17 (19.77%) Oracle
14 16 (18.60%) AIX
14 16 (18.60%) HPUX

Solaris
Co-occurring 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 5 (5.81%) WebLogic
2 4 (4.65%) IIS
2 4 (4.65%) SAS
3 2 (2.33%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.16%) JBoss
4 1 (1.16%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Eloqua
1 4 (4.65%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.14%) SaaS
2 4 (4.65%) Oracle Service Cloud
2 4 (4.65%) Responsys
2 4 (4.65%) Taleo
3 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (53.49%) Firewall
2 36 (41.86%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.81%) HTTP
3 5 (5.81%) SMTP
3 5 (5.81%) Wireless
4 4 (4.65%) snoop
4 4 (4.65%) tcpdump
4 4 (4.65%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.30%) DB2
2 7 (8.14%) Informix
2 7 (8.14%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.98%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.81%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (4.65%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.49%) MySQL
7 2 (2.33%) Big Data
7 2 (2.33%) MaxDB
7 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.16%) Hadoop
General
1 29 (33.72%) Digital Economy
2 11 (12.79%) French Language
2 11 (12.79%) German Language
3 8 (9.30%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.81%) Finance
5 1 (1.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (31.40%) Security Engineer
2 22 (25.58%) Linux Engineer
3 21 (24.42%) Cisco Engineer
3 21 (24.42%) Juniper Engineer
4 20 (23.26%) Blue Coat Engineer
4 20 (23.26%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 20 (23.26%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 20 (23.26%) Senior Security Engineer
4 20 (23.26%) Unix Engineer
5 15 (17.44%) Support Engineer
6 12 (13.95%) Unix Support
7 11 (12.79%) Unix Linux Engineer
8 10 (11.63%) Linux Support
8 10 (11.63%) Technical Support
9 9 (10.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (10.47%) Unix Support Engineer
10 8 (9.30%) Technical Engineer
10 8 (9.30%) Technical Support Engineer
11 7 (8.14%) Linux Support Engineer
12 6 (6.98%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.81%) Middleware
2 4 (4.65%) .NET
2 4 (4.65%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (3.49%) HTML
3 3 (3.49%) J2EE
4 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.33%) CSS
5 1 (1.16%) JDBC
5 1 (1.16%) JNDI
5 1 (1.16%) JSP
5 1 (1.16%) OAuth
5 1 (1.16%) SAML
5 1 (1.16%) Spring
5 1 (1.16%) Spring Security
5 1 (1.16%) Web Services
5 1 (1.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.98%) Cyber Attack
2 5 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.81%) iSeries
3 4 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.65%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.65%) Replication
4 2 (2.33%) Celerra
4 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.16%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 78 (90.70%) Linux
1 78 (90.70%) Unix
2 57 (66.28%) Windows
3 35 (40.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 35 (40.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (36.05%) Windows 2000
5 22 (25.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (18.60%) AIX
6 16 (18.60%) HPUX
7 8 (9.30%) CentOS
7 8 (9.30%) IRIX
8 5 (5.81%) SUSE
8 5 (5.81%) Windows Server
9 2 (2.33%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (2.33%) Windows NT
10 1 (1.16%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (39.53%) ITIL
2 29 (33.72%) Risk Management
3 20 (23.26%) Coaching
3 20 (23.26%) Identity Management
3 20 (23.26%) Kalman Filter
3 20 (23.26%) Mentoring
4 9 (10.47%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (8.14%) CRM
5 7 (8.14%) Reverse Engineering
6 6 (6.98%) Configuration Management
6 6 (6.98%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (6.98%) High Availability
6 6 (6.98%) Load Balancing
6 6 (6.98%) Performance Management
6 6 (6.98%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (5.81%) Content Management
7 5 (5.81%) Information Security
7 5 (5.81%) Project Management
7 5 (5.81%) SDLC
7 5 (5.81%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (18.60%) Perl
2 13 (15.12%) PowerShell
3 9 (10.47%) C++
4 7 (8.14%) SQL
5 6 (6.98%) Java
6 5 (5.81%) C
7 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.16%) C#
7 1 (1.16%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.16%) Python
7 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (15.12%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.30%) Degree
3 7 (8.14%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.98%) DV Cleared
5 5 (5.81%) CREST Certified
6 1 (1.16%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.98%) SLA
2 5 (5.81%) QA
3 4 (4.65%) SAS 70
System Software
1 15 (17.44%) VMware ESXi
2 10 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (9.30%) Hyper-V
4 7 (8.14%) vSphere
5 6 (6.98%) XenServer
6 4 (4.65%) Firmware
7 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (6.98%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 6 (6.98%) Puppet
1 6 (6.98%) vCenter Server
2 5 (5.81%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (2.33%) Nagios
3 2 (2.33%) Netcool
3 2 (2.33%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 2 (2.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (2.33%) SnapMirror
3 2 (2.33%) SnapVault
3 2 (2.33%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.33%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 2 (2.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 36 (41.86%) Cisco
2 35 (40.70%) F5
2 35 (40.70%) Juniper
3 31 (36.05%) Blue Coat
3 31 (36.05%) CheckPoint
3 31 (36.05%) Crossbeam
3 31 (36.05%) Palo Alto
3 31 (36.05%) Sourcefire
4 23 (26.74%) VMware
5 19 (22.09%) Red Hat
5 19 (22.09%) Sun
6 17 (19.77%) Oracle
7 11 (12.79%) Microsoft
8 9 (10.47%) NetApp
9 7 (8.14%) HP
9 7 (8.14%) Sybase
10 5 (5.81%) arcserve
10 5 (5.81%) EMC
10 5 (5.81%) Veeam
10 5 (5.81%) Veritas
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - 50,000
Posted: 4 days ago