Period
to 26 July 2017

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 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
England > South East
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 353 334 314
Rank change year-on-year -19 -20 -49
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 195 313 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.66% 0.82% 0.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.34% 2.74% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 132 235 329
South East median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% -3.00%
10th Percentile £31,375 £29,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% +5.00%

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 8342 11426 12300
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 28.08% 30.11% 29.03%
Number of salaries quoted 7170 9927 10407
South East median annual salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

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 26 July 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 6 months to 26 July 2017. 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
Thames Valley +13 85 £50,000 +11.11%
Berkshire +23 78 £47,500 +5.56%
Surrey +43 70 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Hampshire -13 30 £57,500 +15.00%
Kent +25 7 £40,000 +10.34%
Oxfordshire +21 7 £50,000 -
West Sussex +9 4 £60,750 +89.84%
Buckinghamshire -22 1 £40,000 -20.40%
Solaris
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 171 (87.69%) Linux
2 167 (85.64%) Unix
3 121 (62.05%) Windows
4 91 (46.67%) Red Hat
5 71 (36.41%) Perl
6 63 (32.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 60 (30.77%) Finance
8 58 (29.74%) ITIL
9 53 (27.18%) Python
10 52 (26.67%) Firewall
11 48 (24.62%) Cisco
11 48 (24.62%) Degree
12 46 (23.59%) Ruby
13 44 (22.56%) TCP/IP
13 44 (22.56%) Java
13 44 (22.56%) Oracle
14 43 (22.05%) C++
15 41 (21.03%) Juniper
15 41 (21.03%) Windows Server 2008
16 40 (20.51%) Sun
17 39 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
17 39 (20.00%) AIX
18 38 (19.49%) C
18 38 (19.49%) Telecoms
18 38 (19.49%) Software Engineering
18 38 (19.49%) F5
19 37 (18.97%) Aerospace
19 37 (18.97%) Automotive
20 35 (17.95%) VMware
21 34 (17.44%) Blue Coat

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 7 (3.59%) WebSphere
2 6 (3.08%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (2.56%) IIS
3 5 (2.56%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.05%) Apache
4 4 (2.05%) SAS
5 3 (1.54%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.54%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.03%) JBoss
6 2 (1.03%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.51%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.51%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.51%) JCAPS
7 1 (0.51%) Live Communications Server
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.05%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 3 (1.54%) Eloqua
2 3 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.56%) SaaS
2 4 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.54%) IaaS
3 3 (1.54%) Oracle Service Cloud
3 3 (1.54%) Responsys
3 3 (1.54%) Taleo
4 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 52 (26.67%) Firewall
2 44 (22.56%) TCP/IP
3 19 (9.74%) SAN
4 18 (9.23%) VoIP
5 14 (7.18%) LDAP
6 8 (4.10%) HTTP
6 8 (4.10%) Internet
7 7 (3.59%) Fibre Channel
8 6 (3.08%) LAN
8 6 (3.08%) SSL
8 6 (3.08%) WAN
9 5 (2.56%) FTP
10 4 (2.05%) DNS
10 4 (2.05%) HTTPS
10 4 (2.05%) snoop
10 4 (2.05%) SSH
10 4 (2.05%) tcpdump
10 4 (2.05%) Wireshark
11 3 (1.54%) SMTP
12 2 (1.03%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.18%) DB2
2 11 (5.64%) Informix
3 10 (5.13%) Relational Database
4 9 (4.62%) Oracle Database
5 8 (4.10%) MySQL
6 7 (3.59%) SQL Server
7 5 (2.56%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.05%) OLTP
8 4 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.05%) VLDB
9 3 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.03%) Big Data
10 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.03%) Oracle Exadata
10 2 (1.03%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (0.51%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.51%) MS Access
11 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 27 (13.85%) Jenkins
2 18 (9.23%) InstallShield
3 17 (8.72%) Selenium
4 3 (1.54%) Subversion
5 1 (0.51%) Ant
5 1 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.51%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.51%) Gradle
5 1 (0.51%) Maven
5 1 (0.51%) Redmine
General
1 60 (30.77%) Finance
2 38 (19.49%) Telecoms
3 37 (18.97%) Aerospace
3 37 (18.97%) Automotive
4 32 (16.41%) Digital Economy
5 19 (9.74%) German Language
6 13 (6.67%) French Language
7 5 (2.56%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.51%) Games
Job Titles
1 37 (18.97%) Linux Engineer
2 35 (17.95%) Unix Engineer
3 27 (13.85%) Administrator
4 26 (13.33%) Security Engineer
5 22 (11.28%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 20 (10.26%) Analyst
7 17 (8.72%) Cisco Engineer
7 17 (8.72%) Support Engineer
8 16 (8.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 15 (7.69%) Blue Coat Engineer
9 15 (7.69%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 15 (7.69%) Juniper Engineer
9 15 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
9 15 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 15 (7.69%) Senior Security Engineer
10 14 (7.18%) Scrum Master
11 12 (6.15%) Unix Administrator
12 11 (5.64%) Project Manager
12 11 (5.64%) Test Automation Engineer
12 11 (5.64%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (13.33%) XML
2 10 (5.13%) Middleware
3 9 (4.62%) J2EE
4 8 (4.10%) Web Services
4 8 (4.10%) YAML
5 7 (3.59%) SOAP
6 6 (3.08%) HTML
6 6 (3.08%) WebSphere MQ
6 6 (3.08%) XSLT
7 5 (2.56%) .NET
7 5 (2.56%) CSS
8 4 (2.05%) XML Schema
8 4 (2.05%) XSD
9 3 (1.54%) ASP.NET
9 3 (1.54%) Oracle Fusion
10 2 (1.03%) XHTML
11 1 (0.51%) JAXB
11 1 (0.51%) JNDI
11 1 (0.51%) SAML
11 1 (0.51%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.72%) Management Information System
2 8 (4.10%) Computer Science
2 8 (4.10%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.08%) Cyber Attack
4 6 (3.08%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.56%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.05%) DataPower
6 4 (2.05%) EMC VMAX
6 4 (2.05%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (2.05%) Replication
7 3 (1.54%) Clustering
7 3 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.54%) Fintech
8 2 (1.03%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.03%) iSeries
8 2 (1.03%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.03%) PKI
8 2 (1.03%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 171 (87.69%) Linux
2 167 (85.64%) Unix
3 121 (62.05%) Windows
4 63 (32.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 41 (21.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 39 (20.00%) AIX
6 39 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 34 (17.44%) Windows 2000
8 20 (10.26%) CentOS
9 16 (8.21%) HPUX
9 16 (8.21%) Windows Server
10 7 (3.59%) Debian
11 5 (2.56%) IRIX
12 4 (2.05%) SUSE
13 2 (1.03%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.03%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (1.03%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (29.74%) ITIL
2 38 (19.49%) Software Engineering
3 32 (16.41%) Risk Management
4 24 (12.31%) Project Management
5 22 (11.28%) Disaster Recovery
5 22 (11.28%) Mentoring
6 21 (10.77%) User Acceptance Testing
7 20 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (10.26%) Functional Testing
7 20 (10.26%) Scrum
7 20 (10.26%) Software Testing
8 19 (9.74%) Change Management
8 19 (9.74%) PRINCE2
8 19 (9.74%) Regression Testing
8 19 (9.74%) Test Automation
9 18 (9.23%) Non-Functional Testing
9 18 (9.23%) Test Strategy
9 18 (9.23%) Time Management
10 17 (8.72%) Kalman Filter
11 15 (7.69%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 71 (36.41%) Perl
2 53 (27.18%) Python
3 46 (23.59%) Ruby
4 44 (22.56%) Java
5 43 (22.05%) C++
6 38 (19.49%) C
7 22 (11.28%) C#
8 16 (8.21%) PowerShell
9 12 (6.15%) SQL
10 11 (5.64%) Embedded C
10 11 (5.64%) Embedded C++
10 11 (5.64%) PHP
11 8 (4.10%) Shell Script
12 6 (3.08%) Bash Shell
13 5 (2.56%) Jython
14 4 (2.05%) JavaScript
14 4 (2.05%) XPath
15 3 (1.54%) AWK
15 3 (1.54%) Bourne shell
15 3 (1.54%) Korn
Qualifications
1 48 (24.62%) Degree
2 24 (12.31%) Security Cleared
3 22 (11.28%) ISEB
4 19 (9.74%) APMG
4 19 (9.74%) PMI Certification
4 19 (9.74%) PMP
5 18 (9.23%) ISTQB
6 17 (8.72%) SC Cleared
7 6 (3.08%) DV Cleared
8 4 (2.05%) Sun Certification
9 3 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.54%) OCA
9 3 (1.54%) OCP
9 3 (1.54%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (1.54%) RHCE
9 3 (1.54%) RHCSA
10 2 (1.03%) CREST Certified
11 1 (0.51%) CISSP
11 1 (0.51%) GCIA
11 1 (0.51%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (15.38%) QA
2 20 (10.26%) SLA
3 5 (2.56%) SAS 70
4 1 (0.51%) COBIT
4 1 (0.51%) COSO
4 1 (0.51%) DICOM
4 1 (0.51%) FISMA
4 1 (0.51%) HL7
4 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (8.21%) VMware ESXi
2 14 (7.18%) GlusterFS
3 12 (6.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (6.15%) vSphere
4 10 (5.13%) Hyper-V
5 8 (4.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 7 (3.59%) Firmware
7 6 (3.08%) Active Directory
7 6 (3.08%) NFS
8 4 (2.05%) XenServer
9 3 (1.54%) Oracle Clusterware
10 2 (1.03%) iptables
10 2 (1.03%) Job Entry Subsystem
10 2 (1.03%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (1.03%) Samba
10 2 (1.03%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 1 (0.51%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.51%) XenApp
11 1 (0.51%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (9.23%) NetBackup
1 18 (9.23%) Puppet
2 16 (8.21%) Oracle ZFS
2 16 (8.21%) Red Hat Satellite
3 11 (5.64%) Ansible
4 10 (5.13%) CA Single Sign-On
4 10 (5.13%) vCenter Server
5 9 (4.62%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 7 (3.59%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (3.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 5 (2.56%) Tivoli
8 4 (2.05%) Nagios
9 3 (1.54%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (1.54%) HP Data Protector
9 3 (1.54%) Netcool
9 3 (1.54%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 2 (1.03%) Cacti
10 2 (1.03%) Data Guard
10 2 (1.03%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (1.03%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 91 (46.67%) Red Hat
2 48 (24.62%) Cisco
3 44 (22.56%) Oracle
4 41 (21.03%) Juniper
5 40 (20.51%) Sun
6 38 (19.49%) F5
7 35 (17.95%) VMware
8 34 (17.44%) Blue Coat
8 34 (17.44%) CheckPoint
8 34 (17.44%) Crossbeam
8 34 (17.44%) Palo Alto
8 34 (17.44%) Sourcefire
9 23 (11.79%) HP
10 21 (10.77%) EMC
11 19 (9.74%) Veritas
12 16 (8.21%) Microsoft
13 11 (5.64%) Sybase
14 10 (5.13%) IBM
15 9 (4.62%) CA
15 9 (4.62%) NetApp
Chertsey, Surrey
Cornucopia IT Resourcing
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago