The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 93 106 101
Rank change year-on-year +13 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 10 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.83% 0.81% 0.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.62% 2.84% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 5
Median salary £60,750 £80,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.06% +100.00%  
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 Cambridge with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 381 423 496
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 31.70% 28.52% 34.33%
Number of salaries quoted 279 336 430
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Solaris
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Solaris in Cambridge

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solaris in Cambridge over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Solaris in Cambridge

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 11 (78.57%) Oracle
2 11 (78.57%) Finance
3 8 (57.14%) Unix
3 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (50.00%) Clustering
4 7 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 7 (50.00%) Multithreading
4 7 (50.00%) OWASP
4 7 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
4 7 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
4 7 (50.00%) Java
4 7 (50.00%) WebLogic
4 7 (50.00%) J2EE
4 7 (50.00%) UML
4 7 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
4 7 (50.00%) OO
4 7 (50.00%) Apache
4 7 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 7 (50.00%) J2SE
4 7 (50.00%) Internet
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) Sun
5 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 6 (42.86%) DHCP
5 6 (42.86%) DNS
5 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 6 (42.86%) VMware
6 5 (35.71%) Windows

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 7 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 7 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Internet
2 6 (42.86%) DHCP
2 6 (42.86%) DNS
3 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 3 (21.43%) Firewall
4 3 (21.43%) LAN
4 3 (21.43%) SAN
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (7.14%) NAS
5 1 (7.14%) VLAN
5 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Architect
1 7 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Server Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) J2EE
1 7 (50.00%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Unix
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
4 5 (35.71%) Windows
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 7 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 7 (50.00%) OO
2 7 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 7 (50.00%) OWASP
2 7 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 7 (50.00%) UML
3 4 (28.57%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.14%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) Python
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Oracle
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Sun
3 6 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco
4 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.14%) Intel Security
5 1 (7.14%) NetApp
5 1 (7.14%) Veeam
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