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 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
England / South East
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 291 310 279
Rank change year-on-year +19 -31  
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 102 156 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.68% 0.80% 0.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.42% 2.62% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 65 117 161
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.22% +3.88%  

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 the South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 4218 5958 6319
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 28.25% 30.57% 28.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3621 5180 5320
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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 3 months to 25 April 2017.

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 3 months to 25 April 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
Berkshire +41 47 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Surrey +41 30 £40,000 -20.00% 6
Hampshire +5 10 £57,500 +82.53% 1
Kent +22 6 £30,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +8 6 £56,250 -
West Sussex +5 3 £62,500 +110.08%
Solaris
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 South East region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 216 (88.89%) Linux
2 187 (76.95%) Unix
3 148 (60.91%) Windows
4 86 (35.39%) Red Hat
5 79 (32.51%) Oracle
6 77 (31.69%) TCP/IP
7 62 (25.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 59 (24.28%) Firewall
9 55 (22.63%) Cisco
10 54 (22.22%) VMware
11 52 (21.40%) Finance
11 52 (21.40%) Windows Server 2008
12 50 (20.58%) ITIL
13 49 (20.16%) Mentoring
14 48 (19.75%) Perl
14 48 (19.75%) Degree
15 47 (19.34%) Juniper
16 46 (18.93%) Java
16 46 (18.93%) XML
16 46 (18.93%) AIX
17 44 (18.11%) Sun
18 43 (17.70%) CheckPoint
18 43 (17.70%) Windows Server 2003
18 43 (17.70%) Blue Coat
18 43 (17.70%) F5
19 42 (17.28%) Sourcefire
19 42 (17.28%) Crossbeam
19 42 (17.28%) Windows 2000
19 42 (17.28%) Palo Alto
20 40 (16.46%) Risk Management

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 14 (5.76%) Apache
2 13 (5.35%) Tomcat
3 11 (4.53%) WebSphere
4 10 (4.12%) WebSphere Application Server
5 9 (3.70%) JBoss
6 8 (3.29%) WebLogic
7 6 (2.47%) IBM HTTP Server
7 6 (2.47%) IIS
8 3 (1.23%) MS Exchange
8 3 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.82%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.41%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.41%) JCAPS
10 1 (0.41%) Live Communications Server
10 1 (0.41%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.23%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 10 (4.12%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 8 (3.29%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (2.47%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.82%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.12%) SaaS
2 6 (2.47%) Responsys
2 6 (2.47%) Taleo
3 4 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 77 (31.69%) TCP/IP
2 59 (24.28%) Firewall
3 35 (14.40%) LDAP
4 24 (9.88%) SAN
5 18 (7.41%) DNS
6 17 (7.00%) HTTP
7 13 (5.35%) SSH
8 12 (4.94%) Kerberos
8 12 (4.94%) SSL
9 10 (4.12%) FTP
9 10 (4.12%) HTTPS
10 9 (3.70%) VoIP
11 8 (3.29%) Fibre Channel
11 8 (3.29%) SMTP
12 6 (2.47%) Internet
12 6 (2.47%) LAN
12 6 (2.47%) Network Security
12 6 (2.47%) VPN
12 6 (2.47%) WAN
12 6 (2.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (9.88%) Oracle Database
2 21 (8.64%) MySQL
3 20 (8.23%) DB2
4 17 (7.00%) SQL Server
5 14 (5.76%) Relational Database
6 12 (4.94%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (4.12%) Oracle9i Database
8 8 (3.29%) OLTP
8 8 (3.29%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (3.29%) VLDB
9 6 (2.47%) Informix
9 6 (2.47%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.65%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.23%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.82%) Big Data
12 2 (0.82%) DB2 UDB
12 2 (0.82%) Oracle Exadata
12 2 (0.82%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 18 (7.41%) Jenkins
2 15 (6.17%) Selenium
3 10 (4.12%) Ant
3 10 (4.12%) Gradle
3 10 (4.12%) Maven
4 9 (3.70%) InstallShield
4 9 (3.70%) Redmine
4 9 (3.70%) Subversion
5 8 (3.29%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.41%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.41%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.41%) JMeter
6 1 (0.41%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 52 (21.40%) Finance
2 21 (8.64%) Telecoms
3 18 (7.41%) Aerospace
3 18 (7.41%) Automotive
3 18 (7.41%) French Language
4 16 (6.58%) German Language
5 14 (5.76%) Financial Institution
6 8 (3.29%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.06%) Military
Job Titles
1 48 (19.75%) Linux Engineer
2 45 (18.52%) Security Engineer
3 36 (14.81%) Juniper Engineer
4 35 (14.40%) Unix Engineer
5 30 (12.35%) Administrator
6 28 (11.52%) Cisco Engineer
7 26 (10.70%) Blue Coat Engineer
7 26 (10.70%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 26 (10.70%) Linux Administrator
7 26 (10.70%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 26 (10.70%) Senior Security Engineer
8 25 (10.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 25 (10.29%) Unix Linux Engineer
9 21 (8.64%) Developer
10 16 (6.58%) C# Developer
10 16 (6.58%) Systems Administrator
11 15 (6.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 15 (6.17%) Support Engineer
11 15 (6.17%) Unix Administrator
12 14 (5.76%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (18.93%) XML
2 36 (14.81%) Web Services
3 35 (14.40%) SOAP
4 27 (11.11%) HTML
5 26 (10.70%) CSS
6 23 (9.47%) J2EE
7 20 (8.23%) Middleware
7 20 (8.23%) XSLT
8 18 (7.41%) .NET
9 15 (6.17%) REST
10 13 (5.35%) ASP.NET
11 11 (4.53%) XHTML
12 10 (4.12%) JAXB
12 10 (4.12%) XML Schema
12 10 (4.12%) XSD
12 10 (4.12%) YAML
13 8 (3.29%) Oracle Fusion
14 7 (2.88%) Spring
14 7 (2.88%) WebSphere MQ
15 6 (2.47%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.52%) Computer Science
2 18 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 12 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.94%) Clustering
4 10 (4.12%) Algorithms
4 10 (4.12%) DataPower
5 8 (3.29%) Data Centre
6 7 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.88%) Replication
7 6 (2.47%) AS400
7 6 (2.47%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (2.47%) iSeries
7 6 (2.47%) RSA SecurID
7 6 (2.47%) VAX
8 5 (2.06%) EMC VMAX
8 5 (2.06%) HACMP
8 5 (2.06%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.65%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.65%) Hedge funds
9 4 (1.65%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 216 (88.89%) Linux
2 187 (76.95%) Unix
3 148 (60.91%) Windows
4 62 (25.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 52 (21.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 46 (18.93%) AIX
7 43 (17.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 42 (17.28%) Windows 2000
9 23 (9.47%) Windows Server
10 20 (8.23%) CentOS
11 15 (6.17%) HPUX
12 10 (4.12%) Windows 2000 Server
13 8 (3.29%) IRIX
13 8 (3.29%) Windows 10
13 8 (3.29%) Windows 7
13 8 (3.29%) Windows 8
13 8 (3.29%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (2.88%) Debian
15 6 (2.47%) SUSE
15 6 (2.47%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (20.58%) ITIL
2 49 (20.16%) Mentoring
3 40 (16.46%) Risk Management
4 39 (16.05%) Kalman Filter
5 37 (15.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 32 (13.17%) Software Engineering
7 30 (12.35%) User Acceptance Testing
8 28 (11.52%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (11.52%) Coaching
9 27 (11.11%) Identity Management
10 25 (10.29%) Configuration Management
11 23 (9.47%) High Availability
11 23 (9.47%) Regression Testing
12 20 (8.23%) Change Management
12 20 (8.23%) Project Management
12 20 (8.23%) Scrum
13 19 (7.82%) Functional Testing
13 19 (7.82%) Software Testing
14 17 (7.00%) Performance Management
14 17 (7.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 48 (19.75%) Perl
2 46 (18.93%) Java
3 34 (13.99%) Python
4 33 (13.58%) C++
5 30 (12.35%) C
6 29 (11.93%) Ruby
7 25 (10.29%) JavaScript
7 25 (10.29%) SQL
8 23 (9.47%) C#
9 22 (9.05%) PHP
10 21 (8.64%) Shell Script
11 13 (5.35%) VB
12 10 (4.12%) ECMAScript
12 10 (4.12%) Jython
12 10 (4.12%) PowerShell
12 10 (4.12%) VB.NET
12 10 (4.12%) XPath
13 7 (2.88%) VBScript
14 5 (2.06%) Korn
15 3 (1.23%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 48 (19.75%) Degree
2 35 (14.40%) Security Cleared
3 23 (9.47%) SC Cleared
4 20 (8.23%) ISEB
5 10 (4.12%) ISTQB
6 9 (3.70%) APMG
6 9 (3.70%) PMI Certification
6 9 (3.70%) PMP
7 6 (2.47%) CREST Certified
8 5 (2.06%) RHCE
9 4 (1.65%) DV Cleared
10 3 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.23%) OCA
10 3 (1.23%) OCP
10 3 (1.23%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (1.23%) RHCSA
11 2 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.41%) CISSP
12 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.41%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.17%) QA
2 13 (5.35%) SLA
3 3 (1.23%) FISMA
4 1 (0.41%) COBIT
4 1 (0.41%) COSO
4 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.41%) SAS 70
System Software
1 24 (9.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (7.41%) Active Directory
3 17 (7.00%) Hyper-V
3 17 (7.00%) VMware ESX
4 15 (6.17%) vSphere
5 14 (5.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 12 (4.94%) iptables
6 12 (4.94%) Samba
6 12 (4.94%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (4.53%) Firmware
7 11 (4.53%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 11 (4.53%) NFS
8 9 (3.70%) XenServer
9 8 (3.29%) GlusterFS
10 5 (2.06%) Oracle Clusterware
11 2 (0.82%) GPFS
11 2 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.41%) Snort
12 1 (0.41%) Xen
12 1 (0.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 30 (12.35%) NetBackup
2 26 (10.70%) Puppet
3 22 (9.05%) Oracle ZFS
4 20 (8.23%) Red Hat Satellite
5 13 (5.35%) Nagios
6 12 (4.94%) Cacti
6 12 (4.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 12 (4.94%) vCenter Server
6 12 (4.94%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 11 (4.53%) Ansible
7 11 (4.53%) EMC NetWorker
7 11 (4.53%) HP Data Protector
8 10 (4.12%) CA Single Sign-On
8 10 (4.12%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (3.70%) Microsoft Clustering
10 7 (2.88%) Control-M
10 7 (2.88%) Netcool
10 7 (2.88%) OpenView
10 7 (2.88%) Tivoli
11 6 (2.47%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 86 (35.39%) Red Hat
2 79 (32.51%) Oracle
3 55 (22.63%) Cisco
4 54 (22.22%) VMware
5 47 (19.34%) Juniper
6 44 (18.11%) Sun
7 43 (17.70%) Blue Coat
7 43 (17.70%) CheckPoint
7 43 (17.70%) F5
8 42 (17.28%) Crossbeam
8 42 (17.28%) Palo Alto
8 42 (17.28%) Sourcefire
9 37 (15.23%) Microsoft
10 30 (12.35%) HP
11 27 (11.11%) Veritas
12 22 (9.05%) EMC
12 22 (9.05%) NetApp
13 16 (6.58%) IBM
14 15 (6.17%) CA
15 9 (3.70%) Remedy
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