Period
to 17 January 2018

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 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 194 155 165
Rank change year-on-year -39 +10 -19
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 14 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.33% 0.51% 0.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.13% 1.54% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 14
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £90,000 £80,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +128.57% -22.22%
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £61,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.04% +36.11% -5.26%

Solaris is in the Operating Systems category. The following 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.

All Operating Systems
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,237 1,106 1,072
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 29.40% 33.32% 26.86%
Number of salaries quoted 917 914 877
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,750 £25,400
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Solaris as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

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 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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 6 months to 17 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -46 8 £90,000 +12.50% 2
Peterborough - 6 £50,000 -
Solaris
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 14 (100.00%) Oracle
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (92.86%) Unix
2 13 (92.86%) Java
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (85.71%) Multithreading
3 12 (85.71%) OO
4 8 (57.14%) SQL
4 8 (57.14%) Finance
5 7 (50.00%) Clustering
5 7 (50.00%) Load Balancing
5 7 (50.00%) OWASP
5 7 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
5 7 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
5 7 (50.00%) J2EE
5 7 (50.00%) UML
5 7 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
5 7 (50.00%) WebLogic
5 7 (50.00%) Apache
5 7 (50.00%) Tomcat
5 7 (50.00%) J2SE
5 7 (50.00%) Sun
5 7 (50.00%) Internet
6 6 (42.86%) Windows
6 6 (42.86%) AIX
6 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 6 (42.86%) Relational Database
6 6 (42.86%) SDLC
6 6 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (35.71%) Subversion

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 7 (50.00%) Apache
1 7 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 7 (50.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (42.86%) Relational Database
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) CppUnit
1 5 (35.71%) JIRA
1 5 (35.71%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) ProC
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Architect
1 7 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (35.71%) C Software Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Principal Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Principal Software Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) DBA
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) J2EE
1 7 (50.00%) J2SE
2 5 (35.71%) JDBC
2 5 (35.71%) JNI
2 5 (35.71%) ODBC
2 5 (35.71%) POSIX
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (92.86%) Unix
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
4 6 (42.86%) AIX
4 6 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) Multithreading
2 12 (85.71%) OO
3 7 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 7 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
3 7 (50.00%) OWASP
3 7 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
3 7 (50.00%) UML
4 6 (42.86%) SDLC
5 5 (35.71%) Scenario Testing
5 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.14%) High Availability
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL
6 1 (7.14%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) C
3 5 (35.71%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Data Guard
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (50.00%) Sun
3 1 (7.14%) WorldPay