Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
England > East of England
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 317 291 246
Rank change year-on-year -26 -45 +2
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 7 61 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.071% 0.50% 0.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.27% 1.88% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7 50 94
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% - +33.33%
10th Percentile £22,000 £41,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £53,250 £90,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £51,820
% change year-on-year -8.33% +15.79% +2.61%

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 the East of England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2,589 3,241 3,164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 26.16% 26.74% 24.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1,857 2,624 2,618
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Solaris as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in the East of England

Solaris
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Solaris in the East of England

Solaris
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solaris in the East of England over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Solaris in the East of England

Solaris
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the East of England region over the 6 months to 14 December 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
Bedfordshire -13 7 £40,000 -30.43% 2
Solaris
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT jobs citing Solaris also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Unix
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (57.14%) Data Guard
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (42.86%) SaaS
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 3 (42.86%) SSL
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) Sybase
3 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) HTTP
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) AWK
4 2 (28.57%) PaaS
4 2 (28.57%) C-shell
4 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (42.86%) Oracle Application Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
2 2 (28.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DHCP
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) HTTP
1 3 (42.86%) SSL
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) DBA
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (42.86%) Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Unix DBA
3 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Database Team Leader
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Team Leader
4 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Deployment Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) AWK
1 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
1 2 (28.57%) C-shell
1 2 (28.57%) Korn
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (28.57%) Docker
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Data Guard
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (28.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Sybase
3 2 (28.57%) VMware