The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 111 127
Rank change year-on-year -4 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 14 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.78% 0.90% 0.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.64% 3.10% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 5
Median salary £41,500 £80,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -48.12% +100.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.22% +3.88%  

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 531 613 662
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 29.42% 29.13% 31.37%
Number of salaries quoted 395 514 577
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,458
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Solaris
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Solaris in Cambridgeshire

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solaris in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Solaris in Cambridgeshire

Solaris
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
Cambridge -7 12 £41,500 -48.12% 1
Peterborough - 2 £31,000 -
Solaris
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (76.47%) Oracle
3 12 (70.59%) SQL
4 10 (58.82%) Windows
4 10 (58.82%) Finance
5 9 (52.94%) Unix
5 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
5 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
6 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
6 8 (47.06%) DHCP
6 8 (47.06%) DNS
6 8 (47.06%) VMware
7 6 (35.29%) Migration
7 6 (35.29%) Banking
7 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
7 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
8 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (23.53%) OWASP
9 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
9 4 (23.53%) Multithreading
9 4 (23.53%) vSphere
9 4 (23.53%) Oracle Linux
9 4 (23.53%) Clustering
9 4 (23.53%) Internet
9 4 (23.53%) Sun
9 4 (23.53%) WebLogic
9 4 (23.53%) J2EE
9 4 (23.53%) Java
9 4 (23.53%) UML
9 4 (23.53%) OOA/OOD

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 4 (23.53%) Apache
1 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
1 4 (23.53%) WebLogic
2 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.88%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) DHCP
1 8 (47.06%) DNS
2 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
3 4 (23.53%) Internet
4 3 (17.65%) Firewall
4 3 (17.65%) LAN
4 3 (17.65%) SAN
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.88%) NAS
5 1 (5.88%) VLAN
5 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) PROIV
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Server Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Architect
4 4 (23.53%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Support
5 2 (11.76%) Unix Support
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) J2EE
1 4 (23.53%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (58.82%) Windows
3 9 (52.94%) Unix
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (17.65%) AIX
7 1 (5.88%) HPUX
7 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
7 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Migration
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
3 4 (23.53%) Multithreading
3 4 (23.53%) OO
3 4 (23.53%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (23.53%) OWASP
3 4 (23.53%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (23.53%) UML
4 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (17.65%) High Availability
5 1 (5.88%) CRM
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) vSphere
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Oracle
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) VMware
4 4 (23.53%) Sun
5 3 (17.65%) Cisco
5 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.88%) HP
6 1 (5.88%) Intel Security
6 1 (5.88%) NetApp
6 1 (5.88%) Veeam
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