Period
to 9 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 107 104
Rank change year-on-year -33 -3 +21
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 9 43 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.44% 1.78% 2.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.39% 5.67% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 41
Reading median annual salary £59,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.23% +8.33% +50.00%
10th Percentile £49,100 £59,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £67,350 £70,000 £65,000
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - -4.35% +51.32%

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 Reading with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 648 758 1,075
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 31.38% 31.36% 31.83%
Number of salaries quoted 572 617 861
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £25,140 £22,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.47% -9.47% +5.56%

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Reading

Solaris
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Solaris in Reading

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solaris in Reading over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Solaris in Reading

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Red Hat
3 6 (66.67%) Linux
4 5 (55.56%) Unix
4 5 (55.56%) Time Management
4 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (55.56%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (44.44%) SaaS
5 4 (44.44%) Splunk
5 4 (44.44%) Mac OS X
5 4 (44.44%) AIX
5 4 (44.44%) HPUX
5 4 (44.44%) LDAP
6 3 (33.33%) IBM
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) SAP
6 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
6 3 (33.33%) SIEM
6 3 (33.33%) CyberArk
6 3 (33.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 3 (33.33%) QRadar
6 3 (33.33%) Threat Intelligence
7 2 (22.22%) Threat Detection
7 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (22.22%) HP
7 2 (22.22%) Firewall
7 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
7 2 (22.22%) XML

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (11.11%) iPlanet
1 1 (11.11%) JBoss
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (44.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) DB2
2 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Support Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Support
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Security Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Support
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Network Support
4 1 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Principal Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) LDAP
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) JDBC
3 1 (11.11%) JNDI
3 1 (11.11%) JSON
3 1 (11.11%) JSP
3 1 (11.11%) Regular Expression
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Unix
4 4 (44.44%) AIX
4 4 (44.44%) HPUX
4 4 (44.44%) Mac OS X
5 1 (11.11%) CentOS
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Problem-Solving
1 5 (55.56%) Time Management
2 3 (33.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) SIEM
2 3 (33.33%) Threat Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) Threat Detection
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) Conflict Management
4 1 (11.11%) Customer-Centricity
4 1 (11.11%) Decision-Making
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Malware Reverse Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) MapReduce
4 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) NDS
1 1 (11.11%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Red Hat
2 4 (44.44%) Splunk
3 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 3 (33.33%) CyberArk
3 3 (33.33%) IBM
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) SAP
4 2 (22.22%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (11.11%) Cloudera
5 1 (11.11%) Novell
5 1 (11.11%) Sun