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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
England > East of England
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 224 182 213
Rank change year-on-year -42 +31  
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 42 72 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.68% 1.06% 0.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.62% 4.36% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 40 68 44
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £58,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.98% +25.80%  
10th Percentile £39,825 £32,500 £29,675
90th Percentile £67,500 £80,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% -7.40%  

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

Operating System Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1602 1652 2130
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 25.99% 24.33% 26.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2946 3287 4046
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75%  
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,325 £22,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 3 months to 29 June 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 3 months to 29 June 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
Bedfordshire -5 21 £53,750 -8.11%
Hertfordshire -2 16 £57,500 -0.86% 3
Cambridgeshire -22 6 £41,500 -44.66%
Solaris
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 73 (90.12%) Oracle
2 67 (82.72%) Unix
3 61 (75.31%) Linux
4 33 (40.74%) WebLogic
5 30 (37.04%) Middleware
6 28 (34.57%) Finance
7 25 (30.86%) SQL
7 25 (30.86%) Windows
8 24 (29.63%) DevOps
9 23 (28.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 23 (28.40%) Oracle Service Bus
9 23 (28.40%) Business Activity Monitoring
9 23 (28.40%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (28.40%) Oracle Fusion
9 23 (28.40%) SOA
10 22 (27.16%) Microsoft
11 20 (24.69%) Oracle Database
12 18 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
12 18 (22.22%) Java
12 18 (22.22%) Banking
13 17 (20.99%) VMware
14 16 (19.75%) SLA
14 16 (19.75%) Citrix
14 16 (19.75%) Data Security
15 15 (18.52%) Load Balancing
16 14 (17.28%) Oracle EBS R12
16 14 (17.28%) Oracle EBS
16 14 (17.28%) Apache
16 14 (17.28%) Task Automation
17 13 (16.05%) Web Services

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 33 (40.74%) WebLogic
2 23 (28.40%) Oracle Service Bus
2 23 (28.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 14 (17.28%) Apache
4 10 (12.35%) Tomcat
5 9 (11.11%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.47%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 14 (17.28%) Oracle EBS
1 14 (17.28%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (8.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.47%) SaaS
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.58%) DNS
2 9 (11.11%) Firewall
2 9 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 7 (8.64%) DHCP
3 7 (8.64%) FTP
4 6 (7.41%) Internet
5 5 (6.17%) SAN
6 4 (4.94%) HTTP
6 4 (4.94%) LDAP
6 4 (4.94%) SSH
7 2 (2.47%) LAN
8 1 (1.23%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.69%) Oracle Database
2 12 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 9 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
4 7 (8.64%) MySQL
5 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (4.94%) PROIV
2 2 (2.47%) Ant
General
1 28 (34.57%) Finance
2 18 (22.22%) Banking
3 9 (11.11%) Advertising
4 5 (6.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (33.33%) DBA
2 25 (30.86%) Oracle DBA
3 22 (27.16%) Architect
4 16 (19.75%) Unix Architect
5 14 (17.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (13.58%) Administrator
6 11 (13.58%) Analyst
6 11 (13.58%) Unix Engineer
7 10 (12.35%) Support Analyst
8 9 (11.11%) Unix Support
9 8 (9.88%) Operations Analyst
9 8 (9.88%) SQL Analyst
9 8 (9.88%) SQL Support Analyst
9 8 (9.88%) Unix Administrator
10 7 (8.64%) Infrastructure Architect
10 7 (8.64%) Linux Support
10 7 (8.64%) Operational Support Analyst
10 7 (8.64%) Operations Support Analyst
10 7 (8.64%) Unix Analyst
10 7 (8.64%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (37.04%) Middleware
2 23 (28.40%) Oracle Fusion
3 13 (16.05%) Web Services
4 10 (12.35%) J2EE
5 9 (11.11%) REST
5 9 (11.11%) SOAP
5 9 (11.11%) XML
5 9 (11.11%) XML Messaging
6 7 (8.64%) JDBC
7 6 (7.41%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.88%) Clustering
2 4 (4.94%) Fintech
3 3 (3.70%) EMC VNX
3 3 (3.70%) PKI
3 3 (3.70%) Symmetrix
4 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.23%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 67 (82.72%) Unix
2 61 (75.31%) Linux
3 25 (30.86%) Windows
4 8 (9.88%) AIX
5 6 (7.41%) Oracle Linux
5 6 (7.41%) Windows Server
6 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.47%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.23%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (29.63%) DevOps
2 23 (28.40%) Business Activity Monitoring
2 23 (28.40%) Continuous Integration
2 23 (28.40%) SOA
3 18 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (19.75%) Data Security
5 15 (18.52%) Load Balancing
6 14 (17.28%) Task Automation
7 11 (13.58%) ITIL
8 9 (11.11%) Data Integration
8 9 (11.11%) Presales
9 7 (8.64%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (8.64%) High Availability
9 7 (8.64%) Problem Management
10 6 (7.41%) Migration
10 6 (7.41%) Multithreading
10 6 (7.41%) OO
10 6 (7.41%) OOA/OOD
10 6 (7.41%) OWASP
10 6 (7.41%) UML
Programming Languages
1 25 (30.86%) SQL
2 18 (22.22%) Java
3 12 (14.81%) Perl
4 9 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 8 (9.88%) Bash Shell
6 7 (8.64%) PHP
7 6 (7.41%) Python
8 5 (6.17%) C-shell
9 4 (4.94%) Bourne shell
10 2 (2.47%) Jython
11 1 (1.23%) AWK
Qualifications
1 2 (2.47%) Degree
1 2 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (19.75%) SLA
2 2 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (8.64%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.94%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 3 (3.70%) vSphere
4 2 (2.47%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.47%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (4.94%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.47%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 73 (90.12%) Oracle
2 22 (27.16%) Microsoft
3 17 (20.99%) VMware
4 16 (19.75%) Citrix
5 13 (16.05%) IBM
6 9 (11.11%) Cisco
6 9 (11.11%) Red Hat
7 8 (9.88%) Sun
8 4 (4.94%) BMC
9 3 (3.70%) EMC
9 3 (3.70%) Thales
9 3 (3.70%) VocaLink
10 1 (1.23%) HP
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