Period
to 18 April 2019

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 18 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 279 278 268
Rank change year-on-year -1 -10 +24
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 17 95 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.20% 0.74% 0.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.72% 2.64% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 15 61 60
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.46% +13.04% +2.68%
10th Percentile £34,000 £41,250 £38,250
90th Percentile £76,500 £77,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 2,366 3,603 2,995
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 28.11% 27.95% 24.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,784 2,683 2,392
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +1.12%

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 18 April 2019.

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 18 April 2019. 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 -21 11 £37,500 -50.00%
Hertfordshire +7 5 £70,000 +16.67%
Cambridgeshire +32 1 - -
Solaris
England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2019, 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 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (70.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (64.71%) Sybase
3 11 (64.71%) DHCP
3 11 (64.71%) HTTP
3 11 (64.71%) TCP/IP
3 11 (64.71%) DNS
3 11 (64.71%) SSL
3 11 (64.71%) VMware
4 10 (58.82%) SaaS
4 10 (58.82%) Terraform
5 9 (52.94%) Open Source
5 9 (52.94%) Load Balancing
5 9 (52.94%) Trend Analysis
5 9 (52.94%) High Availability
5 9 (52.94%) SQL
6 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (47.06%) Bash Shell
7 7 (41.18%) CentOS
7 7 (41.18%) Ansible
7 7 (41.18%) PHP
7 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
7 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
8 6 (35.29%) Apache
8 6 (35.29%) Docker
8 6 (35.29%) HAProxy
8 6 (35.29%) yum
8 6 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (35.29%) nginx
8 6 (35.29%) Nagios

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 6 (35.29%) Apache
1 6 (35.29%) nginx
2 4 (23.53%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (58.82%) SaaS
3 3 (17.65%) PaaS
4 1 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (5.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) DHCP
1 11 (64.71%) DNS
1 11 (64.71%) HTTP
1 11 (64.71%) SSL
1 11 (64.71%) TCP/IP
2 5 (29.41%) VPN
2 5 (29.41%) VRRP
3 4 (23.53%) Firewall
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (11.76%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Azure SQL Database
2 4 (23.53%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
1 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
1 5 (29.41%) Mercurial
2 1 (5.88%) Artifactory
2 1 (5.88%) Cobertura
2 1 (5.88%) Gradle
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) SonarQube
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
2 2 (11.76%) Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Azure Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Security Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Solaris Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Kernel Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Kernel Software Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Support
3 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (29.41%) LAMP
3 1 (5.88%) boto
3 1 (5.88%) OAuth
3 1 (5.88%) OpenID
3 1 (5.88%) REST
3 1 (5.88%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) PKI
2 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (11.76%) NHS
3 2 (11.76%) PACS
4 1 (5.88%) AS400
4 1 (5.88%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) CentOS
3 3 (17.65%) Debian
3 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (17.65%) Unix
3 3 (17.65%) Windows
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.88%) FreeBSD
5 1 (5.88%) Kali Linux
5 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) High Availability
1 9 (52.94%) Load Balancing
1 9 (52.94%) Open Source
1 9 (52.94%) Trend Analysis
2 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
3 6 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (23.53%) DevOps
4 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
4 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
4 4 (23.53%) Workflow
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL
6 2 (11.76%) Deployment Automation
6 2 (11.76%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (5.88%) Device Driver Development
7 1 (5.88%) Fault Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Linux Kernel Development
7 1 (5.88%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 1 (5.88%) SDLC
7 1 (5.88%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) Bash Shell
3 7 (41.18%) PHP
4 4 (23.53%) PHP 5
4 4 (23.53%) PHP 7
5 2 (11.76%) C++
5 2 (11.76%) Java
5 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
5 2 (11.76%) Python
5 2 (11.76%) VBScript
6 1 (5.88%) Assembly Language
6 1 (5.88%) C
6 1 (5.88%) Go
6 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.88%) Perl
6 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) PhD
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (35.29%) Docker
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (58.82%) Terraform
2 7 (41.18%) Ansible
3 6 (35.29%) HAProxy
3 6 (35.29%) Nagios
3 6 (35.29%) yum
4 5 (29.41%) Kubernetes
5 4 (23.53%) Kibana
5 4 (23.53%) logstash
5 4 (23.53%) Prometheus
5 4 (23.53%) Puppet
5 4 (23.53%) Rsyslog
6 2 (11.76%) Observium
6 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (5.88%) Mesos
7 1 (5.88%) Nessus
7 1 (5.88%) Nmap
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (5.88%) Rancher
7 1 (5.88%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Sybase
1 11 (64.71%) VMware
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.88%) Qualys