Period
to 23 July 2019

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 23 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 470 479 357
Rank change year-on-year +9 -122 -15
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 51 77 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.25% 0.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.76% 1.01% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 51 61 133
South East median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +15.79% -5.00%
10th Percentile £44,000 £36,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £53,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -1.87% -6.96% +15.00%

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 6,704 7,593 8,361
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.31% 25.14% 28.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5,431 6,246 7,190
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% -2.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 23 July 2019.

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 23 July 2019. 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
Surrey +26 14 £62,500 -
West Sussex +6 14 £62,500 +4.17%
Hampshire -14 14 £57,500 +9.52%
Thames Valley +33 7 £52,500 -1.91% 3
Berkshire +19 7 £52,500 - 3
East Sussex - 2 £35,000 -
Solaris
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2019, 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 36 (70.59%) Linux
2 29 (56.86%) Oracle
3 27 (52.94%) Unix
4 21 (41.18%) CentOS
4 21 (41.18%) Centrify
5 20 (39.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (37.25%) IIS
7 18 (35.29%) SQL
7 18 (35.29%) Shell Script
8 17 (33.33%) Red Hat
8 17 (33.33%) HP
8 17 (33.33%) Windows
9 16 (31.37%) Perl
9 16 (31.37%) Sun
9 16 (31.37%) SAN
9 16 (31.37%) Korn
9 16 (31.37%) Fibre Channel
10 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (27.45%) AWK
11 14 (27.45%) NetBackup
11 14 (27.45%) Veritas
11 14 (27.45%) Root Cause Analysis
11 14 (27.45%) Red Hat Satellite
11 14 (27.45%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 14 (27.45%) Oracle ZFS
11 14 (27.45%) Brocade
11 14 (27.45%) Degree
11 14 (27.45%) Mathematics
11 14 (27.45%) Computer Science
11 14 (27.45%) Veritas Cluster Server

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 19 (37.25%) IIS
2 13 (25.49%) WebLogic
3 11 (21.57%) SAS
4 10 (19.61%) SharePoint
5 5 (9.80%) Apache
6 3 (5.88%) JBoss
6 3 (5.88%) Tomcat
7 2 (3.92%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.96%) WildFly
Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.61%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (13.73%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (7.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (31.37%) Fibre Channel
1 16 (31.37%) SAN
2 2 (3.92%) DHCP
2 2 (3.92%) DNS
3 1 (1.96%) HTTP
3 1 (1.96%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.96%) NFC
3 1 (1.96%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) BusinessObjects
1 11 (21.57%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (21.57%) OLAP
1 11 (21.57%) OLAP Cube
1 11 (21.57%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle OLAP
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.92%) DB2
4 2 (3.92%) DB2 UDB
4 2 (3.92%) MySQL
4 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) JIRA
2 7 (13.73%) SonarQube
2 7 (13.73%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.92%) Bugzilla
3 2 (3.92%) ClearCase
3 2 (3.92%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.92%) Selenium
3 2 (3.92%) Toad
4 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (19.61%) Legal
2 7 (13.73%) Back Office
3 6 (11.76%) Finance
4 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.92%) Military
4 2 (3.92%) Retail
5 1 (1.96%) Automotive
5 1 (1.96%) German Language
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Administrator
2 13 (25.49%) Unix Administrator
3 10 (19.61%) Developer
3 10 (19.61%) SAS Developer
4 9 (17.65%) Architect
5 7 (13.73%) Payments Architect
5 7 (13.73%) Security Architect
5 7 (13.73%) Solaris Administrator
6 6 (11.76%) CISSP Architect
7 5 (9.80%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (7.84%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 3 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
9 3 (5.88%) Consultant
9 3 (5.88%) Senior Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Senior SAS Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Applications Support
10 2 (3.92%) DBA
10 2 (3.92%) Senior Cloud Architect
10 2 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (3.92%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) Web Services
2 1 (1.96%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Public Cloud
2 8 (15.69%) Data Centre
3 7 (13.73%) Driving Licence
3 7 (13.73%) Management Information System
4 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.96%) Cybercrime
6 1 (1.96%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 36 (70.59%) Linux
2 27 (52.94%) Unix
3 21 (41.18%) CentOS
4 20 (39.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (33.33%) Windows
6 8 (15.69%) Windows Server
7 6 (11.76%) AIX
8 4 (7.84%) Debian
8 4 (7.84%) Ubuntu
9 2 (3.92%) HPUX
9 2 (3.92%) IRIX
10 1 (1.96%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.96%) SUSE
10 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (27.45%) Computer Science
2 14 (27.45%) Mathematics
2 14 (27.45%) Root Cause Analysis
3 12 (23.53%) Benchmarking
3 12 (23.53%) Project Management
4 11 (21.57%) Business Analysis
4 11 (21.57%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (19.61%) Data Development
5 10 (19.61%) DevOps
5 10 (19.61%) ITIL
5 10 (19.61%) Validation
6 8 (15.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (15.69%) Information Security
6 8 (15.69%) PRINCE2
6 8 (15.69%) Security Management
7 7 (13.73%) Business Continuity
7 7 (13.73%) Business Development
7 7 (13.73%) Strategic Planning
7 7 (13.73%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 18 (35.29%) Shell Script
1 18 (35.29%) SQL
2 16 (31.37%) Korn
2 16 (31.37%) Perl
3 14 (27.45%) AWK
3 14 (27.45%) Bourne shell
4 13 (25.49%) Java
5 10 (19.61%) SAS Macro
6 7 (13.73%) C#
7 5 (9.80%) C
7 5 (9.80%) Python
7 5 (9.80%) Ruby
8 4 (7.84%) Bash Shell
9 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
10 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) Degree
2 9 (17.65%) OCA
2 9 (17.65%) OCP
2 9 (17.65%) Oracle Certification
2 9 (17.65%) RHCE
2 9 (17.65%) RHCSA
3 7 (13.73%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 7 (13.73%) CCSP
3 7 (13.73%) CISA
3 7 (13.73%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (13.73%) CISM
3 7 (13.73%) CISSP
3 7 (13.73%) CLAS
3 7 (13.73%) CREST Certified
3 7 (13.73%) IISP
4 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.96%) PMP
5 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (21.57%) Data Quality
2 8 (15.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (13.73%) GDPR
3 7 (13.73%) ISAE 3402
3 7 (13.73%) ISO 22301
3 7 (13.73%) ISO 31000
3 7 (13.73%) ISO 9001
3 7 (13.73%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 7 (13.73%) NIST
3 7 (13.73%) PCI DSS
3 7 (13.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (3.92%) QA
4 2 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (27.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 7 (13.73%) GlusterFS
2 7 (13.73%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.96%) Docker
3 1 (1.96%) OpenAM
3 1 (1.96%) Sendmail
3 1 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (27.45%) NetBackup
1 14 (27.45%) Oracle ZFS
1 14 (27.45%) Red Hat Satellite
1 14 (27.45%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 7 (13.73%) IBM Guardium
2 7 (13.73%) Nessus
2 7 (13.73%) Trend Micro Deep Security
2 7 (13.73%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 6 (11.76%) Ansible
4 4 (7.84%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (7.84%) Puppet
5 3 (5.88%) Salt
6 1 (1.96%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (1.96%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.96%) Nagios
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (1.96%) SCCM
6 1 (1.96%) SCOM
6 1 (1.96%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (56.86%) Oracle
2 21 (41.18%) Centrify
3 17 (33.33%) HP
3 17 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 16 (31.37%) Sun
5 14 (27.45%) Brocade
5 14 (27.45%) Veritas
6 9 (17.65%) VMware
7 7 (13.73%) ArcSight
7 7 (13.73%) Barracuda Networks
7 7 (13.73%) EMC
7 7 (13.73%) Google
7 7 (13.73%) Imperva
7 7 (13.73%) McAfee
7 7 (13.73%) Okta
7 7 (13.73%) Qualys
7 7 (13.73%) Splunk
7 7 (13.73%) StorageTek
7 7 (13.73%) Trend Micro
7 7 (13.73%) Tripwire