Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
England > South West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 301 295 326
Rank change year-on-year -6 +31 -62
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 29 46 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.28% 0.43% 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.09% 1.63% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 13 40 18
South West median annual salary £40,000 £44,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -7.37% +5.56%
10th Percentile £35,350 £36,575 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £54,298 £52,875
England median annual salary £60,000 £51,820 £52,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% -1.30% +2.94%

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 West with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2669 2826 3510
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 25.95% 26.25% 29.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2208 2453 3083
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,486 £21,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in the South West

Solaris
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Solaris in the South West

Solaris
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solaris in the South West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Solaris in the South West

Solaris
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the South West region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Bristol -23 18 £39,250 -23.04% 1
Somerset +1 5 - -
Gloucestershire +4 4 £36,000 -18.18%
Wiltshire +6 2 £40,000 -27.27%
Solaris
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 West region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 27 (93.10%) SQL Server
1 27 (93.10%) Windows
2 18 (62.07%) Unix
3 17 (58.62%) Oracle
4 16 (55.17%) Windows Server
5 15 (51.72%) Linux
6 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
6 11 (37.93%) Citrix
6 11 (37.93%) Degree
7 10 (34.48%) Computer Science
7 10 (34.48%) MVC
7 10 (34.48%) Apache
7 10 (34.48%) AIX
7 10 (34.48%) VB.NET
7 10 (34.48%) .NET
7 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
7 10 (34.48%) SQL
7 10 (34.48%) Computer Science Degree
7 10 (34.48%) High Availability
7 10 (34.48%) Oracle Database
7 10 (34.48%) Relational Database
8 9 (31.03%) VMware
9 8 (27.59%) Finance
9 8 (27.59%) JBoss
9 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
10 7 (24.14%) OOP
10 7 (24.14%) Tomcat
10 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET
10 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
10 7 (24.14%) RDBMS

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 10 (34.48%) Apache
2 8 (27.59%) JBoss
3 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
3 7 (24.14%) Tomcat
4 5 (17.24%) GlassFish
4 5 (17.24%) Mule
4 5 (17.24%) WebLogic
5 4 (13.79%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (6.90%) IIS
6 2 (6.90%) iPlanet
7 1 (3.45%) Apache Qpid
7 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
7 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (17.24%) ResourceLink
2 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
2 5 (17.24%) HTTP
2 5 (17.24%) HTTPS
2 5 (17.24%) LDAP
2 5 (17.24%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (6.90%) Firewall
4 1 (3.45%) DHCP
4 1 (3.45%) DNS
4 1 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (3.45%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.45%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.45%) SAN
4 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (93.10%) SQL Server
2 10 (34.48%) Oracle Database
2 10 (34.48%) Relational Database
3 7 (24.14%) RDBMS
3 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (17.24%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (17.24%) OLAP
4 5 (17.24%) Power BI
4 5 (17.24%) QlikView
5 3 (10.34%) Sybase ASE
6 2 (6.90%) DB2
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) PROIV
2 3 (10.34%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) DBA
3 6 (20.69%) Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Systems Developer
4 5 (17.24%) .NET Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Administrator
4 5 (17.24%) Support Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Technical Support
4 5 (17.24%) Technical Support Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Software Developer
6 3 (10.34%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (10.34%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (6.90%) Solaris Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Database Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Oracle Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) PowerBuilder Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) .NET
2 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET
3 5 (17.24%) SAML
4 4 (13.79%) HTML
5 3 (10.34%) jQuery
5 3 (10.34%) JSP
5 3 (10.34%) XML
6 2 (6.90%) J2EE
6 2 (6.90%) Middleware
7 1 (3.45%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Computer Science
2 7 (24.14%) Management Information System
3 5 (17.24%) Data Structures
3 5 (17.24%) Renewable Energy
4 4 (13.79%) Clustering
5 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
6 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.45%) IVR
6 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (93.10%) Windows
2 18 (62.07%) Unix
3 16 (55.17%) Windows Server
4 15 (51.72%) Linux
5 10 (34.48%) AIX
6 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (10.34%) HPUX
8 2 (6.90%) SUSE
9 1 (3.45%) CentOS
9 1 (3.45%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
9 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
9 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) High Availability
1 10 (34.48%) MVC
2 7 (24.14%) OOP
3 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (17.24%) Data Analysis
3 5 (17.24%) Data Management
3 5 (17.24%) ERP
3 5 (17.24%) ETL
3 5 (17.24%) SDLC
3 5 (17.24%) System Testing
3 5 (17.24%) WFM
4 4 (13.79%) Data Protection
5 3 (10.34%) Change Management
6 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.90%) Migration
6 2 (6.90%) OO
6 2 (6.90%) Process Management
6 2 (6.90%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
1 10 (34.48%) SQL
1 10 (34.48%) VB.NET
2 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
3 7 (24.14%) Shell Script
4 4 (13.79%) Java
4 4 (13.79%) PHP
5 3 (10.34%) Bash Shell
5 3 (10.34%) Perl
6 2 (6.90%) C-shell
6 2 (6.90%) Korn
7 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.45%) Python
7 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Degree
2 10 (34.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.45%) CCNA
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.45%) MCITP
5 1 (3.45%) MCSA
5 1 (3.45%) MCSE
5 1 (3.45%) MCTS
5 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) QA
2 3 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.90%) KVM
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (6.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (6.90%) vSphere
3 1 (3.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (3.45%) Docker
3 1 (3.45%) XenApp
3 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Data Guard
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.45%) Nagios
2 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.45%) OpenView
2 1 (3.45%) Puppet
2 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Oracle
2 11 (37.93%) Citrix
2 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
3 9 (31.03%) VMware
4 5 (17.24%) Jaspersoft
4 5 (17.24%) NetApp
4 5 (17.24%) New Relic
4 5 (17.24%) NGA Human Resources
5 4 (13.79%) Sun
6 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
6 3 (10.34%) Sybase
7 2 (6.90%) Cisco
7 2 (6.90%) HP
7 2 (6.90%) IBM
7 2 (6.90%) PlateSpin
7 2 (6.90%) Veritas
8 1 (3.45%) Dell
8 1 (3.45%) F5
8 1 (3.45%) McAfee
8 1 (3.45%) Sophos