The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
South East / Surrey
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 163 168
Rank change year-on-year +37 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 36 28 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.33% 0.76% 1.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.30% 2.47% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 31 26 58
Median salary £48,500 £47,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.10% -20.83%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,750 £65,125
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £47,250 £47,000
% change year-on-year -3.70% +0.53%  

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 Surrey with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 838 1135 1459
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 30.91% 30.81% 31.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1724 2307 3113
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £24,250 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Solaris as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Surrey

Solaris
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Solaris in Surrey

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solaris in Surrey over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Solaris in Surrey

Solaris
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Walton-on-Thames +26 17 £40,000 -13.04%
Reigate - 7 £60,000 -
Redhill - 4 £60,000 -
Solaris
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 67 (97.10%) Linux
2 61 (88.41%) Unix
3 53 (76.81%) Red Hat
4 46 (66.67%) Python
4 46 (66.67%) Perl
5 42 (60.87%) Windows
6 41 (59.42%) Finance
6 41 (59.42%) Ruby
7 38 (55.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 32 (46.38%) Telecoms
9 31 (44.93%) Aerospace
9 31 (44.93%) Automotive
9 31 (44.93%) Software Engineering
9 31 (44.93%) C++
9 31 (44.93%) Degree
10 30 (43.48%) C
11 29 (42.03%) Java
12 25 (36.23%) Jenkins
13 22 (31.88%) QA
13 22 (31.88%) Disaster Recovery
14 19 (27.54%) Project Management
15 16 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (23.19%) Scrum
15 16 (23.19%) PMP
15 16 (23.19%) PMI Certification
15 16 (23.19%) C#
15 16 (23.19%) PRINCE2
15 16 (23.19%) Puppet
15 16 (23.19%) APMG
16 15 (21.74%) Test Strategy

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 4 (5.80%) Apache
1 4 (5.80%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.90%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.45%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.45%) JCAPS
3 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.35%) IaaS
2 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.74%) VoIP
2 14 (20.29%) SAN
3 12 (17.39%) LDAP
4 7 (10.14%) DNS
4 7 (10.14%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.80%) Kerberos
5 4 (5.80%) SSH
6 3 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (4.35%) Firewall
7 1 (1.45%) Internet
7 1 (1.45%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.45%) IPsec
7 1 (1.45%) Network Security
7 1 (1.45%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.59%) MySQL
2 4 (5.80%) DB2
2 4 (5.80%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.35%) OLTP
3 3 (4.35%) VLDB
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 25 (36.23%) Jenkins
2 15 (21.74%) InstallShield
3 13 (18.84%) Selenium
4 2 (2.90%) Subversion
5 1 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 41 (59.42%) Finance
2 32 (46.38%) Telecoms
3 31 (44.93%) Aerospace
3 31 (44.93%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 17 (24.64%) Unix Engineer
2 16 (23.19%) Linux Engineer
3 14 (20.29%) Scrum Master
3 14 (20.29%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 13 (18.84%) Administrator
5 11 (15.94%) Test Automation Engineer
5 11 (15.94%) Test Engineer
6 10 (14.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (14.49%) Unix Administrator
7 8 (11.59%) Agile Scrum Master
7 8 (11.59%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 8 (11.59%) Project Manager
7 8 (11.59%) Software Test Engineer
8 7 (10.14%) Java Scrum Master
8 7 (10.14%) Senior Unix Administrator
9 6 (8.70%) Development Manager
9 6 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (8.70%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (8.70%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
10 5 (7.25%) C/C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.74%) XML
2 9 (13.04%) YAML
3 1 (1.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.35%) Clustering
3 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.35%) EMC VMAX
3 3 (4.35%) HACMP
3 3 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.90%) Fintech
4 2 (2.90%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 67 (97.10%) Linux
2 61 (88.41%) Unix
3 42 (60.87%) Windows
4 38 (55.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (21.74%) AIX
6 7 (10.14%) CentOS
7 3 (4.35%) Windows 10
7 3 (4.35%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.35%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (44.93%) Software Engineering
2 22 (31.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 19 (27.54%) Project Management
4 16 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (23.19%) PRINCE2
4 16 (23.19%) Scrum
5 15 (21.74%) Functional Testing
5 15 (21.74%) Non-Functional Testing
5 15 (21.74%) Regression Testing
5 15 (21.74%) Software Testing
5 15 (21.74%) Test Automation
5 15 (21.74%) Test Strategy
5 15 (21.74%) Time Management
5 15 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (18.84%) DevOps
7 11 (15.94%) Mentoring
7 11 (15.94%) System Testing
8 8 (11.59%) Configuration Management
8 8 (11.59%) Contingency Planning
9 7 (10.14%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 46 (66.67%) Perl
1 46 (66.67%) Python
2 41 (59.42%) Ruby
3 31 (44.93%) C++
4 30 (43.48%) C
5 29 (42.03%) Java
6 16 (23.19%) C#
7 10 (14.49%) PHP
8 8 (11.59%) Embedded C
8 8 (11.59%) Embedded C++
9 4 (5.80%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.90%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 31 (44.93%) Degree
2 16 (23.19%) APMG
2 16 (23.19%) PMI Certification
2 16 (23.19%) PMP
3 15 (21.74%) ISEB
3 15 (21.74%) ISTQB
4 7 (10.14%) Security Cleared
5 5 (7.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (31.88%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) FISMA
2 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (14.49%) GlusterFS
2 8 (11.59%) NFS
3 6 (8.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 6 (8.70%) vSphere
4 5 (7.25%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.25%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (5.80%) Firmware
5 4 (5.80%) iptables
5 4 (5.80%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 4 (5.80%) Samba
5 4 (5.80%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (4.35%) Active Directory
6 3 (4.35%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 16 (23.19%) Puppet
2 15 (21.74%) NetBackup
3 14 (20.29%) Oracle ZFS
3 14 (20.29%) Red Hat Satellite
4 12 (17.39%) Ansible
5 6 (8.70%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 5 (7.25%) vCenter Server
7 4 (5.80%) Cacti
7 4 (5.80%) HP Data Protector
7 4 (5.80%) Nagios
8 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (1.45%) AppManager
9 1 (1.45%) Cobbler
9 1 (1.45%) Control-M
9 1 (1.45%) OpenView
9 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (1.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 53 (76.81%) Red Hat
2 15 (21.74%) Oracle
2 15 (21.74%) Sun
2 15 (21.74%) VMware
3 13 (18.84%) HP
3 13 (18.84%) Veritas
4 4 (5.80%) EMC
4 4 (5.80%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.80%) NetApp
5 3 (4.35%) Brocade
5 3 (4.35%) StorageTek
6 2 (2.90%) Cisco
7 1 (1.45%) CA
7 1 (1.45%) Citrix
7 1 (1.45%) Dell