Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 474 346 348
Rank change year-on-year -128 +2 -45
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 74 206 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.24% 0.69% 0.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.97% 2.44% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 59 141 237
South East median annual salary £55,000 £48,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.40% -3.00% -
10th Percentile £35,750 £31,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £63,500
England median annual salary £53,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -6.96% +15.00% -4.76%

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 the South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 7,628 8,430 11,542
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.14% 28.27% 30.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6,288 7,247 10,035
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% -2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Solaris as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in the South East

Solaris
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Solaris in the South East

Solaris
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solaris in the South East over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Solaris in the South East

Solaris
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 July 2018. 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
Hampshire -18 36 £52,500 -8.70%
Thames Valley -64 19 £55,000 +10.00% 8
Surrey -44 14 £62,500 +38.89% 2
Berkshire -70 8 £55,000 +22.22% 8
Buckinghamshire +11 6 £52,050 +30.13%
Oxfordshire -5 5 £67,500 +35.00%
West Sussex +2 4 £60,000 -1.23%
Kent +4 1 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Solaris
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 South East region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 68 (91.89%) Linux
2 52 (70.27%) Windows
3 40 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (50.00%) Unix
5 36 (48.65%) Oracle
6 29 (39.19%) JBoss
6 29 (39.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 29 (39.19%) Amazon AWS
7 24 (32.43%) Windows Server
7 24 (32.43%) SQL
7 24 (32.43%) ITIL
8 21 (28.38%) Problem-Solving
9 18 (24.32%) Web Services
10 17 (22.97%) Java
10 17 (22.97%) Project Management
10 17 (22.97%) Degree
11 16 (21.62%) Middleware
11 16 (21.62%) WebLogic
11 16 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
12 15 (20.27%) IaaS
12 15 (20.27%) Banking
13 14 (18.92%) J2SE
13 14 (18.92%) Waterfall
13 14 (18.92%) SaaS
14 13 (17.57%) REST
14 13 (17.57%) SOAP
14 13 (17.57%) CheckPoint
15 12 (16.22%) Mobile Commerce
15 12 (16.22%) E-Commerce
15 12 (16.22%) Cisco

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 29 (39.19%) JBoss
2 16 (21.62%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.35%) Confluence
4 1 (1.35%) IIS
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 29 (39.19%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (20.27%) IaaS
4 14 (18.92%) SaaS
5 8 (10.81%) PaaS
6 3 (4.05%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (4.05%) Amazon Glacier
6 3 (4.05%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.35%) Route 53
7 1 (1.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.86%) SAN
2 10 (13.51%) BIG-IP
2 10 (13.51%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (13.51%) Firewall
3 9 (12.16%) VPN
4 7 (9.46%) DNS
5 6 (8.11%) Internet
5 6 (8.11%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (8.11%) IPsec
5 6 (8.11%) Network Security
6 4 (5.41%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (5.41%) TCP/IP
7 3 (4.05%) NAS
8 1 (1.35%) LAN
8 1 (1.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.11%) Oracle Database
2 5 (6.76%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (6.76%) Oracle Database 12c
2 5 (6.76%) RDBMS
2 5 (6.76%) Relational Database
2 5 (6.76%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.41%) GIS
4 3 (4.05%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (2.70%) DB2
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.35%) Big Data
6 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.35%) Informix
6 1 (1.35%) JasperReports
6 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.35%) NuoDB
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (12.16%) Maven
2 8 (10.81%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.76%) SoapUI
4 4 (5.41%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.35%) Ant
5 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.35%) GitLab
5 1 (1.35%) Gradle
5 1 (1.35%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.35%) JIRA
5 1 (1.35%) Subversion
5 1 (1.35%) Toad
General
1 15 (20.27%) Banking
2 9 (12.16%) Retail
3 5 (6.76%) Finance
4 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.70%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.35%) Arabic Language
6 1 (1.35%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.35%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.35%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 16 (21.62%) Support Engineer
2 14 (18.92%) Delivery Manager
3 11 (14.86%) Infrastructure Manager
3 11 (14.86%) IT Manager
3 11 (14.86%) Technical Engineer
4 10 (13.51%) Analyst
4 10 (13.51%) Technical Support
4 10 (13.51%) Technical Support Engineer
5 9 (12.16%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
6 8 (10.81%) Software Support Engineer
7 7 (9.46%) Platform Manager
8 6 (8.11%) Administrator
8 6 (8.11%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 6 (8.11%) Security Engineer
8 6 (8.11%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (8.11%) Software Engineer
9 5 (6.76%) Consultant
9 5 (6.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 5 (6.76%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (6.76%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (24.32%) Web Services
2 16 (21.62%) Middleware
3 14 (18.92%) J2SE
4 13 (17.57%) REST
4 13 (17.57%) SOAP
5 11 (14.86%) Spring
6 10 (13.51%) AngularJS
6 10 (13.51%) JSP
7 9 (12.16%) JSF
8 8 (10.81%) XML
9 7 (9.46%) HTML
10 5 (6.76%) Hibernate
10 5 (6.76%) J2EE
10 5 (6.76%) jQuery
10 5 (6.76%) Spring MVC
10 5 (6.76%) Spring Security
11 4 (5.41%) Java EE
11 4 (5.41%) JMS
11 4 (5.41%) JMX
11 4 (5.41%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) PMI
2 9 (12.16%) Management Information System
3 8 (10.81%) Contactless
3 8 (10.81%) EMV
3 8 (10.81%) User Experience
4 7 (9.46%) Computer Science
5 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (8.11%) PKI
6 5 (6.76%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (5.41%) Cybercrime
7 4 (5.41%) Data Centre
7 4 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (5.41%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (4.05%) EMC VMAX
8 3 (4.05%) EMC VNX
8 3 (4.05%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (4.05%) Replication
9 2 (2.70%) CMDB
9 2 (2.70%) FlexPod
9 2 (2.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 68 (91.89%) Linux
2 52 (70.27%) Windows
3 37 (50.00%) Unix
4 29 (39.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (32.43%) Windows Server
6 6 (8.11%) AIX
6 6 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (5.41%) CentOS
8 3 (4.05%) HPUX
9 2 (2.70%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.70%) SUSE
10 1 (1.35%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (32.43%) ITIL
3 21 (28.38%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (22.97%) Project Management
5 14 (18.92%) Waterfall
6 12 (16.22%) E-Commerce
6 12 (16.22%) Mobile Commerce
6 12 (16.22%) Problem Management
7 11 (14.86%) Change Management
7 11 (14.86%) Information Security
7 11 (14.86%) PRINCE2
7 11 (14.86%) Test Automation
8 10 (13.51%) Capacity Management
8 10 (13.51%) CMMI
8 10 (13.51%) PRINCE
8 10 (13.51%) RUP
9 9 (12.16%) Performance Testing
10 8 (10.81%) DevOps
10 8 (10.81%) Incident Management
10 8 (10.81%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.43%) SQL
2 17 (22.97%) Java
3 11 (14.86%) Shell Script
4 9 (12.16%) Perl
5 5 (6.76%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.41%) AWK
6 4 (5.41%) Bourne shell
6 4 (5.41%) C++
6 4 (5.41%) Korn
6 4 (5.41%) VBScript
6 4 (5.41%) XPath
7 3 (4.05%) Python
8 2 (2.70%) C
8 2 (2.70%) C#
8 2 (2.70%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (22.97%) Degree
2 10 (13.51%) PMI Certification
3 5 (6.76%) RHCE
4 4 (5.41%) OCA
4 4 (5.41%) OCP
4 4 (5.41%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (5.41%) RHCSA
4 4 (5.41%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.41%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.70%) VCP5
5 2 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.81%) PSD2
2 6 (8.11%) FISMA
2 6 (8.11%) SLA
3 4 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (1.35%) GDPR
4 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.35%) PMO
4 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (5.41%) GlusterFS
2 4 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.05%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.70%) vSphere
5 1 (1.35%) Docker
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (12.16%) NetBackup
2 6 (8.11%) Oracle ZFS
3 5 (6.76%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (6.76%) Puppet
3 5 (6.76%) Red Hat Satellite
4 4 (5.41%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (5.41%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (5.41%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 4 (5.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 4 (5.41%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 2 (2.70%) Ansible
5 2 (2.70%) Control-M
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (2.70%) SnapMirror
5 2 (2.70%) SnapVault
5 2 (2.70%) Unicenter
5 2 (2.70%) vCenter Server
5 2 (2.70%) vMotion
6 1 (1.35%) HP ALM
6 1 (1.35%) Packer
Vendors
1 36 (48.65%) Oracle
2 13 (17.57%) CheckPoint
3 12 (16.22%) Cisco
3 12 (16.22%) Microsoft
4 10 (13.51%) TOWER Software
5 9 (12.16%) Brocade
5 9 (12.16%) EMC
5 9 (12.16%) Red Hat
5 9 (12.16%) VMware
6 8 (10.81%) Apple
6 8 (10.81%) HP
6 8 (10.81%) PayPal
7 7 (9.46%) Sun
8 6 (8.11%) Symantec
9 5 (6.76%) McAfee
9 5 (6.76%) Sophos
9 5 (6.76%) Veritas
10 4 (5.41%) Centrify
10 4 (5.41%) StorageTek
10 4 (5.41%) Trend Micro