Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 294 237 239
Rank change year-on-year -57 +2 -56
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 63 123 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.52% 0.94% 1.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.95% 3.89% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 53 98 82
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +33.33% -5.26%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £89,750 £80,000 £72,125
England median annual salary £60,000 £51,820 £52,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% -1.30% +2.94%

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 3229 3158 3993
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 26.78% 24.22% 26.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2651 2636 3264
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.80% +4.38%
10th Percentile £23,250 £24,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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
Hertfordshire -32 31 £60,000 - 3
Bedfordshire +18 19 £55,000 +12.82%
Cambridgeshire -48 14 £90,000 +12.50% 1
Solaris
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 53 (84.13%) Oracle
2 50 (79.37%) Unix
3 49 (77.78%) Linux
4 28 (44.44%) WebLogic
5 24 (38.10%) Finance
6 23 (36.51%) Middleware
6 23 (36.51%) Java
7 22 (34.92%) IBM
7 22 (34.92%) Performance Tuning
8 21 (33.33%) Load Balancing
9 19 (30.16%) SQL
9 19 (30.16%) Web Services
10 18 (28.57%) SLA
11 17 (26.98%) Windows
11 17 (26.98%) WebSphere
12 16 (25.40%) REST
12 16 (25.40%) OO
12 16 (25.40%) XML
12 16 (25.40%) SOAP
12 16 (25.40%) Apache
13 15 (23.81%) DevOps
13 15 (23.81%) Task Automation
14 14 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c
14 14 (22.22%) J2EE
14 14 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (20.63%) XML Messaging
15 13 (20.63%) AIX
15 13 (20.63%) SOA
15 13 (20.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 13 (20.63%) Business Activity Monitoring

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 28 (44.44%) WebLogic
2 17 (26.98%) WebSphere
3 16 (25.40%) Apache
4 13 (20.63%) Oracle Service Bus
4 13 (20.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 11 (17.46%) Tomcat
6 4 (6.35%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (4.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (4.76%) CMS
7 3 (4.76%) MQSeries
8 2 (3.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (6.35%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 4 (6.35%) SAP R/3
2 2 (3.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) SaaS
2 1 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.46%) Internet
2 7 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 5 (7.94%) SAN
4 4 (6.35%) Firewall
4 4 (6.35%) Structured Cabling
4 4 (6.35%) VPN
5 3 (4.76%) DNS
5 3 (4.76%) LDAP
5 3 (4.76%) SSH
6 2 (3.17%) HTTP
7 1 (1.59%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c
2 8 (12.70%) RDBMS
2 8 (12.70%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.94%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.35%) DB2
5 3 (4.76%) Jackrabbit
6 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.59%) MySQL
6 1 (1.59%) OLTP
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Subversion
2 5 (7.94%) Ant
2 5 (7.94%) CppUnit
2 5 (7.94%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.94%) JIRA
3 3 (4.76%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.76%) JUnit
3 3 (4.76%) Log4j
3 3 (4.76%) Mockito
3 3 (4.76%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 24 (38.10%) Finance
2 12 (19.05%) Advertising
3 8 (12.70%) Banking
4 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.59%) Back Office
5 1 (1.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (33.33%) Architect
2 13 (20.63%) DBA
3 12 (19.05%) Oracle DBA
4 10 (15.87%) Unix Architect
5 9 (14.29%) Oracle Specialist
5 9 (14.29%) SOA Specialist
5 9 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (12.70%) Oracle Architect
7 6 (9.52%) Oracle Technical Architect
7 6 (9.52%) Technical Architect
8 5 (7.94%) C Software Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Principal Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Principal Software Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Software Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Storage Specialist
9 4 (6.35%) Backup Specialist
9 4 (6.35%) SOC Analyst
9 4 (6.35%) Storage and Backup Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (36.51%) Middleware
2 19 (30.16%) Web Services
3 16 (25.40%) REST
3 16 (25.40%) SOAP
3 16 (25.40%) XML
4 14 (22.22%) J2EE
5 13 (20.63%) Oracle Fusion
5 13 (20.63%) XML Messaging
6 8 (12.70%) J2SE
6 8 (12.70%) JDBC
7 5 (7.94%) HTML
7 5 (7.94%) JNI
7 5 (7.94%) ODBC
7 5 (7.94%) POSIX
8 3 (4.76%) Ajax
8 3 (4.76%) EJB
8 3 (4.76%) JSON
8 3 (4.76%) JSP
8 3 (4.76%) JSTL
8 3 (4.76%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Clustering
2 5 (7.94%) EMC VNX
2 5 (7.94%) Fintech
2 5 (7.94%) Symmetrix
3 4 (6.35%) Mainframe
3 4 (6.35%) PKI
4 2 (3.17%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.59%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.59%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 50 (79.37%) Unix
2 49 (77.78%) Linux
3 17 (26.98%) Windows
4 13 (20.63%) AIX
5 9 (14.29%) HPUX
6 8 (12.70%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.92%) Performance Tuning
2 21 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 16 (25.40%) OO
4 15 (23.81%) DevOps
4 15 (23.81%) Task Automation
5 14 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (20.63%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 13 (20.63%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (20.63%) Data Integration
6 13 (20.63%) Multithreading
6 13 (20.63%) SOA
7 11 (17.46%) UML
8 9 (14.29%) Data Security
9 8 (12.70%) OOA/OOD
9 8 (12.70%) OWASP
9 8 (12.70%) Performance Analysis
10 6 (9.52%) Problem Management
11 5 (7.94%) High Availability
11 5 (7.94%) Product Management
11 5 (7.94%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (36.51%) Java
2 19 (30.16%) SQL
3 8 (12.70%) Perl
4 7 (11.11%) Python
5 6 (9.52%) Shell Script
6 5 (7.94%) Bash Shell
6 5 (7.94%) C
6 5 (7.94%) C++
6 5 (7.94%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.76%) Bourne shell
7 3 (4.76%) C-shell
8 2 (3.17%) Jython
8 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.59%) Erlang
9 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (28.57%) SLA
2 5 (7.94%) QA
3 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.59%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) NFS
1 4 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (3.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (3.17%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.59%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) BMC PATROL
1 3 (4.76%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.17%) Ansible
2 2 (3.17%) NetBackup
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.59%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.59%) EMC VPLEX
3 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (1.59%) OpenView
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 53 (84.13%) Oracle
2 22 (34.92%) IBM
3 11 (17.46%) VMware
4 9 (14.29%) Citrix
4 9 (14.29%) Sun
5 8 (12.70%) Red Hat
6 5 (7.94%) EMC
6 5 (7.94%) Microsoft
7 4 (6.35%) BMC
7 4 (6.35%) Cisco
7 4 (6.35%) Remedy
7 4 (6.35%) SAP
7 4 (6.35%) VocaLink
8 3 (4.76%) ATG
8 3 (4.76%) Blue Martini
8 3 (4.76%) Elastic Path
8 3 (4.76%) Thales
9 2 (3.17%) Brocade
9 2 (3.17%) hybris
9 2 (3.17%) Veritas