The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 131 136
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 16 12 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.77% 0.52% 1.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.82% 2.31% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 15
Median salary £58,750 £58,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.29% +16.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £46,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year -1.07% -  

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 568 520 830
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 27.32% 22.59% 29.37%
Number of salaries quoted 482 417 595
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing Solaris as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Hertfordshire

Solaris
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Solaris in Hertfordshire

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solaris in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Solaris in Hertfordshire

Solaris
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Hatfield 0 8 £60,000 +4.34% 2
Watford - 3 £40,000 -
Rickmansworth +5 1 £45,000 -23.07%
Solaris
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 38 (100.00%) Unix
2 36 (94.74%) Oracle
3 30 (78.95%) Linux
3 30 (78.95%) Middleware
4 27 (71.05%) WebLogic
5 23 (60.53%) SOA
5 23 (60.53%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (60.53%) Oracle Fusion
5 23 (60.53%) Oracle Service Bus
5 23 (60.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 23 (60.53%) DevOps
5 23 (60.53%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 14 (36.84%) Oracle Database
6 14 (36.84%) Oracle EBS R12
6 14 (36.84%) Oracle EBS
7 13 (34.21%) IBM
7 13 (34.21%) Web Services
8 12 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (28.95%) Java
9 11 (28.95%) Perl
10 9 (23.68%) XML
10 9 (23.68%) ITIL
10 9 (23.68%) SOAP
10 9 (23.68%) SLA
10 9 (23.68%) Advertising
10 9 (23.68%) XML Messaging
10 9 (23.68%) WebSphere
10 9 (23.68%) Load Balancing
10 9 (23.68%) Data Integration
10 9 (23.68%) REST

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 27 (71.05%) WebLogic
2 23 (60.53%) Oracle Service Bus
2 23 (60.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (23.68%) WebSphere
4 8 (21.05%) Apache
5 4 (10.53%) Tomcat
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 14 (36.84%) Oracle EBS
1 14 (36.84%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (18.42%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) FTP
2 4 (10.53%) DNS
2 4 (10.53%) HTTP
2 4 (10.53%) LDAP
2 4 (10.53%) SSH
2 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (36.84%) Oracle Database
2 9 (23.68%) Oracle Database 12c
3 7 (18.42%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Ant
General
1 9 (23.68%) Advertising
2 3 (7.89%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (60.53%) DBA
1 23 (60.53%) Oracle DBA
2 7 (18.42%) Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Linux Support
2 7 (18.42%) Operational Support Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Operations Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Operations Support Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) SQL Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) SQL Support Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Support Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Unix Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Unix Support
2 7 (18.42%) Unix Support Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Middleware Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Unix Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle Specialist
4 3 (7.89%) SOA Specialist
5 2 (5.26%) Junior
5 2 (5.26%) Junior Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (78.95%) Middleware
2 23 (60.53%) Oracle Fusion
3 13 (34.21%) Web Services
4 9 (23.68%) REST
4 9 (23.68%) SOAP
4 9 (23.68%) XML
4 9 (23.68%) XML Messaging
5 7 (18.42%) JDBC
6 4 (10.53%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Fintech
2 3 (7.89%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Unix
2 30 (78.95%) Linux
3 4 (10.53%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (60.53%) Business Activity Monitoring
1 23 (60.53%) Continuous Integration
1 23 (60.53%) DevOps
1 23 (60.53%) SOA
2 12 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (23.68%) Data Integration
3 9 (23.68%) ITIL
3 9 (23.68%) Load Balancing
3 9 (23.68%) Task Automation
4 7 (18.42%) Problem Management
5 3 (7.89%) High Availability
5 3 (7.89%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.26%) Process Improvement
7 1 (2.63%) Change Control
7 1 (2.63%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) Java
1 11 (28.95%) Perl
2 8 (21.05%) Shell Script
3 7 (18.42%) Bash Shell
3 7 (18.42%) PHP
3 7 (18.42%) SQL
4 6 (15.79%) Python
5 4 (10.53%) Bourne shell
5 4 (10.53%) C-shell
6 2 (5.26%) Jython
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (10.53%) Tivoli
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 36 (94.74%) Oracle
2 13 (34.21%) IBM
3 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.53%) BMC
4 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
5 3 (7.89%) Thales
5 3 (7.89%) VocaLink
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