Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 238 192 223
Rank change year-on-year -46 +31 -40
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 24 71 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.38% 1.04% 0.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.15% 3.09% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 18 38 80
Hampshire median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +44.74% -20.00%
10th Percentile £26,438 £28,875 £29,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,925 £55,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +34.15% -18.00%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2089 2295 2372
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 33.01% 33.54% 32.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1873 1970 2107
Hampshire median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +3.90% -1.28%
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £56,250
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Hampshire

Solaris
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Solaris in Hampshire

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solaris in Hampshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Solaris in Hampshire

Solaris
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 17 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
Basingstoke -2 4 £52,500 -23.64%
Winchester -3 2 £52,500 +56.72%
Southampton - 2 £26,250 -
Portsmouth - 1 £42,500 -
Solaris
South East

For the 6 months to 17 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 20 (83.33%) Unix
2 13 (54.17%) Finance
3 12 (50.00%) Windows
4 10 (41.67%) Oracle
5 9 (37.50%) Change Management
6 8 (33.33%) SLA
6 8 (33.33%) AIX
6 8 (33.33%) Linux
7 7 (29.17%) Informix
7 7 (29.17%) Sybase
7 7 (29.17%) DB2
7 7 (29.17%) Internet
7 7 (29.17%) Incident Management
8 6 (25.00%) CA Single Sign-On
8 6 (25.00%) Remedy
8 6 (25.00%) IBM
8 6 (25.00%) Sun
8 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
9 4 (16.67%) Middleware
9 4 (16.67%) WebSphere
9 4 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
9 4 (16.67%) Tivoli
9 4 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
9 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
10 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
10 3 (12.50%) Algorithms
10 3 (12.50%) SQL
10 3 (12.50%) J2EE
10 3 (12.50%) RDBMS

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 4 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 4 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (12.50%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (4.17%) Apache
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) Internet
2 3 (12.50%) HTTP
2 3 (12.50%) SSL
2 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.33%) LDAP
4 1 (4.17%) FTP
4 1 (4.17%) IMAP
4 1 (4.17%) SMTP
4 1 (4.17%) SSH
4 1 (4.17%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) DB2
1 7 (29.17%) Informix
2 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) French Language
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Support Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Administrator
2 4 (16.67%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Consultant
2 4 (16.67%) Incident Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Support Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) WebSphere Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) 1st Line Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) IT Support
5 1 (4.17%) IT Technician
5 1 (4.17%) Middleware Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Operations Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (4.17%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) Middleware
1 4 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (12.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.17%) Fintech
3 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Unix
2 12 (50.00%) Windows
3 8 (33.33%) AIX
3 8 (33.33%) Linux
4 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Change Management
2 7 (29.17%) Incident Management
3 4 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.17%) Analytics
5 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.17%) ERP
5 1 (4.17%) High Availability
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.17%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.17%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) Jython
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.17%) Perl
2 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Sun Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) CA Single Sign-On
2 4 (16.67%) Tivoli
3 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (8.33%) Puppet
4 1 (4.17%) Data Guard
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Oracle
2 7 (29.17%) Sybase
3 6 (25.00%) IBM
3 6 (25.00%) Remedy
3 6 (25.00%) Sun
4 2 (8.33%) CA
4 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.17%) Pegasus
5 1 (4.17%) VMware