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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 143 129
Rank change year-on-year +22 -14  
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 22 19 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.99% 0.73% 1.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.79% 2.97% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 19
Median salary £57,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.75% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,600 £48,400 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% -  

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 459 640 766
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 20.67% 24.62% 31.94%
Number of salaries quoted 375 492 613
Median salary £41,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.57% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
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
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 28 March 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
Watford -3 8 £60,000 -
Hatfield +22 1 £57,500 +27.07% 2
Rickmansworth - 1 £55,000 -
Solaris
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 67 (88.16%) Linux
2 64 (84.21%) Unix
3 62 (81.58%) Oracle
4 51 (67.11%) Middleware
5 44 (57.89%) WebLogic
6 36 (47.37%) SOA
6 36 (47.37%) Oracle Fusion
6 36 (47.37%) Oracle Service Bus
6 36 (47.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 36 (47.37%) Business Activity Monitoring
7 33 (43.42%) DevOps
7 33 (43.42%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (39.47%) Oracle EBS R12
8 30 (39.47%) Oracle EBS
9 29 (38.16%) Oracle Database
10 25 (32.89%) IBM
11 24 (31.58%) Microsoft
12 22 (28.95%) Java
13 20 (26.32%) MySQL
13 20 (26.32%) ITIL
14 17 (22.37%) Oracle Database 12c
15 16 (21.05%) REST
15 16 (21.05%) SOAP
15 16 (21.05%) Web Services
15 16 (21.05%) XML
16 15 (19.74%) MS Office
16 15 (19.74%) SQL
16 15 (19.74%) JDBC
16 15 (19.74%) SLA
16 15 (19.74%) Advertising

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 44 (57.89%) WebLogic
2 36 (47.37%) Oracle Service Bus
2 36 (47.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (14.47%) WebSphere
4 10 (13.16%) Apache
5 4 (5.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (5.26%) CMS
5 4 (5.26%) MQSeries
5 4 (5.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (5.26%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.95%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (19.74%) MS Office
2 4 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 30 (39.47%) Oracle EBS
1 30 (39.47%) Oracle EBS R12
2 15 (19.74%) Magento
3 6 (7.89%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.84%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.26%) IaaS
2 4 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.47%) FTP
2 6 (7.89%) HTTP
3 4 (5.26%) Internet
3 4 (5.26%) SAN
4 3 (3.95%) IPv4
4 3 (3.95%) IPv6
4 3 (3.95%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (38.16%) Oracle Database
2 20 (26.32%) MySQL
3 17 (22.37%) Oracle Database 12c
4 11 (14.47%) SQL Server
5 9 (11.84%) Amazon Redshift
6 4 (5.26%) Jackrabbit
7 3 (3.95%) DB2
8 2 (2.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (9.21%) Ant
1 7 (9.21%) Git (software)
1 7 (9.21%) Maven
1 7 (9.21%) Subversion
2 4 (5.26%) Eclipse
2 4 (5.26%) JUnit
2 4 (5.26%) Log4j
2 4 (5.26%) Mockito
2 4 (5.26%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (3.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (3.95%) Bitbucket
3 3 (3.95%) ClearCase
3 3 (3.95%) ClearQuest
3 3 (3.95%) FishEye
3 3 (3.95%) Gradle
3 3 (3.95%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.95%) JIRA
3 3 (3.95%) SonarQube
3 3 (3.95%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 15 (19.74%) Advertising
2 10 (13.16%) Finance
3 2 (2.63%) Marketing
4 1 (1.32%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (39.47%) DBA
1 30 (39.47%) Oracle DBA
2 14 (18.42%) Analyst
3 11 (14.47%) Linux Support
3 11 (14.47%) Operational Support Analyst
3 11 (14.47%) Operations Analyst
3 11 (14.47%) Operations Support Analyst
3 11 (14.47%) SQL Analyst
3 11 (14.47%) SQL Support Analyst
3 11 (14.47%) Support Analyst
3 11 (14.47%) Unix Analyst
3 11 (14.47%) Unix Support
3 11 (14.47%) Unix Support Analyst
4 8 (10.53%) Oracle Specialist
4 8 (10.53%) SOA Specialist
4 8 (10.53%) Support Specialist
5 7 (9.21%) Architect
5 7 (9.21%) Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (9.21%) Middleware Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (67.11%) Middleware
2 36 (47.37%) Oracle Fusion
3 16 (21.05%) REST
3 16 (21.05%) SOAP
3 16 (21.05%) Web Services
3 16 (21.05%) XML
4 15 (19.74%) JDBC
5 12 (15.79%) XML Messaging
6 11 (14.47%) J2EE
7 4 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
7 4 (5.26%) Apache Camel
7 4 (5.26%) EJB
7 4 (5.26%) JMS
7 4 (5.26%) JSON
7 4 (5.26%) JSP
7 4 (5.26%) Spring
7 4 (5.26%) Spring Boot
7 4 (5.26%) Spring Security
7 4 (5.26%) XSD
7 4 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.58%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.63%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 67 (88.16%) Linux
2 64 (84.21%) Unix
3 4 (5.26%) HPUX
3 4 (5.26%) OpenVMS
4 3 (3.95%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (47.37%) Business Activity Monitoring
1 36 (47.37%) SOA
2 33 (43.42%) Continuous Integration
2 33 (43.42%) DevOps
3 20 (26.32%) ITIL
4 15 (19.74%) Load Balancing
5 14 (18.42%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (17.11%) High Availability
7 12 (15.79%) Data Integration
8 11 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (14.47%) Problem Management
9 6 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (7.89%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (6.58%) Open Source
11 4 (5.26%) Dependency Management
11 4 (5.26%) ITSM
11 4 (5.26%) Programme Management
11 4 (5.26%) Service Delivery
11 4 (5.26%) Service Management
11 4 (5.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (28.95%) Java
2 15 (19.74%) SQL
3 13 (17.11%) Shell Script
4 11 (14.47%) Bash Shell
4 11 (14.47%) Perl
4 11 (14.47%) PHP
5 5 (6.58%) Jython
5 5 (6.58%) Python
6 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (19.74%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (7.89%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 3 (3.95%) Samba
Systems Management
1 8 (10.53%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (9.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (7.89%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.63%) Data Guard
4 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 62 (81.58%) Oracle
2 25 (32.89%) IBM
3 24 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.58%) NetApp
4 5 (6.58%) Sun
5 4 (5.26%) ATG
5 4 (5.26%) Blue Martini
5 4 (5.26%) Talend
6 3 (3.95%) Atlassian
6 3 (3.95%) Sonatype
7 1 (1.32%) EMC
7 1 (1.32%) Isilon
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