Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 111 103
Rank change year-on-year -33 -8 +29
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 6 43 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.27% 1.86% 2.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.87% 5.89% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 44
Reading median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +23.81% +25.00%
10th Percentile £53,000 £41,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £71,500 £70,000 £65,000
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £56,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +18.42% +15.85%

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 687 730 1,140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 30.79% 31.57% 33.17%
Number of salaries quoted 604 589 925
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +11.73%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% -5.26% +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 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Solaris in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Time Management
3 4 (66.67%) SaaS
3 4 (66.67%) Splunk
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (66.67%) AIX
3 4 (66.67%) HPUX
3 4 (66.67%) LDAP
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (66.67%) Mac OS X
3 4 (66.67%) Unix
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) JNDI
5 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
5 1 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) JSON
5 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Perl
5 1 (16.67%) MySQL
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle

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 (16.67%) JBoss
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (66.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Support
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Manual Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) LDAP
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) JDBC
3 1 (16.67%) JNDI
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) JSP
3 1 (16.67%) Regular Expression
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) AIX
2 4 (66.67%) HPUX
2 4 (66.67%) Mac OS X
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
1 4 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) MapReduce
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 4 (66.67%) Splunk
2 2 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Cloudera
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle