Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
England > South East
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 410 462 398
Rank change year-on-year +52 -64 -67
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 92 86 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.36% 0.30% 0.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.43% 1.18% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 43 73 109
South East median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +20.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% -8.33% +15.79%

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 6,454 7,307 8,433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.54% 25.26% 27.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5,364 6,034 7,280
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £24,075 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £69,750 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +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 14 November 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 14 November 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
West Sussex +48 54 £63,750 +10.87%
Surrey +29 23 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Berkshire +15 8 £50,000 -11.50% 3
Thames Valley -2 8 £50,000 -13.79% 3
Hampshire +8 5 £45,000 -25.00%
East Sussex - 2 £35,000 -
Solaris
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 77 (83.70%) Unix
2 51 (55.43%) Active Directory
3 49 (53.26%) Information Security
4 48 (52.17%) Oracle
4 48 (52.17%) Degree
5 47 (51.09%) Windows
5 47 (51.09%) Finance
6 46 (50.00%) ITIL
6 46 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 45 (48.91%) Firmware
7 45 (48.91%) Ticket Management
8 42 (45.65%) SLA
8 42 (45.65%) ServiceNow
9 41 (44.57%) Linux
10 37 (40.22%) Microsoft
11 33 (35.87%) Management Information System
12 32 (34.78%) Azure
13 28 (30.43%) PowerShell
14 26 (28.26%) Microsoft Certification
15 25 (27.17%) DNS
15 25 (27.17%) DHCP
15 25 (27.17%) SQL Server
15 25 (27.17%) SQL
15 25 (27.17%) C
15 25 (27.17%) High Availability
15 25 (27.17%) Security Hardening
16 24 (26.09%) MCP
17 23 (25.00%) Patch Management
18 22 (23.91%) VMware
19 21 (22.83%) SAN

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 11 (11.96%) IIS
2 4 (4.35%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.26%) Apache
3 3 (3.26%) GlassFish
3 3 (3.26%) JBoss
3 3 (3.26%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.17%) Confluence
5 1 (1.09%) JCAPS
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.09%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 9 (9.78%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 32 (34.78%) Azure
2 9 (9.78%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (7.61%) AWS
4 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (27.17%) DHCP
1 25 (27.17%) DNS
2 21 (22.83%) SAN
3 18 (19.57%) DMZ
4 16 (17.39%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (6.52%) VPN
6 3 (3.26%) iSCSI
6 3 (3.26%) NAS
7 1 (1.09%) 3G
7 1 (1.09%) 4G
7 1 (1.09%) Diameter Protocol
7 1 (1.09%) HTTP
7 1 (1.09%) Megaco
7 1 (1.09%) MGW
7 1 (1.09%) RTP
7 1 (1.09%) SS7
7 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.09%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.09%) VoLTE
7 1 (1.09%) VoWiFi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (27.17%) SQL Server
2 16 (17.39%) SQL Server 2005
2 16 (17.39%) SQL Server 2017
2 16 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (13.04%) Oracle Database
4 8 (8.70%) Big Data
5 7 (7.61%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (7.61%) Relational Database
6 6 (6.52%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.26%) OLTP
8 2 (2.17%) MySQL
9 1 (1.09%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.09%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.09%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 4 (4.35%) JIRA
2 2 (2.17%) Bugzilla
2 2 (2.17%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.17%) EasyMock
2 2 (2.17%) Gradle
2 2 (2.17%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.17%) JUnit
2 2 (2.17%) Selenium
3 1 (1.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 47 (51.09%) Finance
2 4 (4.35%) Automotive
3 3 (3.26%) Banking
3 3 (3.26%) German Language
4 1 (1.09%) Games
4 1 (1.09%) Military
4 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (32.61%) Support Engineer
2 23 (25.00%) Operations Support Engineer
3 20 (21.74%) Administrator
4 16 (17.39%) DBA
5 11 (11.96%) SQL DBA
5 11 (11.96%) Unix Administrator
6 10 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (10.87%) Unix Engineer
7 9 (9.78%) SQL Server DBA
7 9 (9.78%) Wintel Engineer
8 7 (7.61%) Consultant
8 7 (7.61%) Oracle DBA
9 6 (6.52%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 6 (6.52%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (6.52%) Solaris Administrator
9 6 (6.52%) Unix Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (5.43%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (5.43%) Wintel Support
10 5 (5.43%) Wintel Support Engineer
11 4 (4.35%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.96%) LDAP
2 8 (8.70%) Kafka
3 3 (3.26%) Middleware
4 2 (2.17%) Swing
5 1 (1.09%) COM
5 1 (1.09%) SOAP
5 1 (1.09%) Software Packaging
5 1 (1.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 33 (35.87%) Management Information System
2 16 (17.39%) Clustering
3 4 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (3.26%) Replication
5 2 (2.17%) Wiki
6 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.09%) Cybercrime
6 1 (1.09%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 77 (83.70%) Unix
2 47 (51.09%) Windows
3 41 (44.57%) Linux
4 15 (16.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (15.22%) CentOS
6 10 (10.87%) Windows Server
7 5 (5.43%) AIX
8 4 (4.35%) IRIX
9 3 (3.26%) HPUX
9 3 (3.26%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.17%) Debian
11 1 (1.09%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (53.26%) Information Security
2 46 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (50.00%) ITIL
3 45 (48.91%) Ticket Management
4 25 (27.17%) High Availability
4 25 (27.17%) Security Hardening
5 23 (25.00%) Patch Management
6 10 (10.87%) Benchmarking
6 10 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 8 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (8.70%) GitOps
8 7 (7.61%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (6.52%) Business Continuity
9 6 (6.52%) Computer Science
9 6 (6.52%) Mathematics
9 6 (6.52%) Migration
10 5 (5.43%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (4.35%) Information Security Management
11 4 (4.35%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (30.43%) PowerShell
2 25 (27.17%) C
2 25 (27.17%) SQL
3 14 (15.22%) Shell Script
4 11 (11.96%) AWK
4 11 (11.96%) Bash Shell
4 11 (11.96%) Bourne shell
4 11 (11.96%) Korn
4 11 (11.96%) Perl
5 4 (4.35%) Ruby
6 2 (2.17%) C++
6 2 (2.17%) Java
6 2 (2.17%) Python
7 1 (1.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (52.17%) Degree
2 26 (28.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (26.09%) MCP
4 15 (16.30%) RHCE
5 7 (7.61%) OCA
5 7 (7.61%) OCP
5 7 (7.61%) Oracle Certification
5 7 (7.61%) RHCSA
6 2 (2.17%) MCSE
7 1 (1.09%) Avaya Certification
7 1 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.09%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.09%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (45.65%) SLA
2 4 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.26%) Data Quality
3 3 (3.26%) GDPR
3 3 (3.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 51 (55.43%) Active Directory
2 45 (48.91%) Firmware
3 13 (14.13%) NFS
4 12 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (11.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 6 (6.52%) GlusterFS
6 6 (6.52%) Sendmail
7 4 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.17%) Docker
9 1 (1.09%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.09%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.09%) OpenAM
9 1 (1.09%) Samba
9 1 (1.09%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.09%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (15.22%) Ansible
2 11 (11.96%) NetBackup
2 11 (11.96%) Oracle ZFS
2 11 (11.96%) Red Hat Satellite
2 11 (11.96%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 10 (10.87%) Data Guard
3 10 (10.87%) Single Sign-On
4 6 (6.52%) Nagios
4 6 (6.52%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 3 (3.26%) SCCM
6 2 (2.17%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.17%) Puppet
6 2 (2.17%) Salt
7 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 1 (1.09%) HP ALM
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle Statspack
7 1 (1.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 48 (52.17%) Oracle
2 42 (45.65%) ServiceNow
3 37 (40.22%) Microsoft
4 22 (23.91%) VMware
5 19 (20.65%) Sun
6 17 (18.48%) HP
6 17 (18.48%) Splunk
7 15 (16.30%) Red Hat
8 14 (15.22%) Brocade
9 11 (11.96%) Centrify
9 11 (11.96%) Citrix
9 11 (11.96%) Veritas
10 7 (7.61%) EMC
11 6 (6.52%) StorageTek
12 4 (4.35%) NetApp
13 3 (3.26%) Cisco
13 3 (3.26%) Informatica
13 3 (3.26%) Isilon
14 2 (2.17%) IBM
15 1 (1.09%) Avaya