Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
South East > Surrey
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 211 215 214
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1 -41
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 56 60 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.90% 0.90% 1.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.27% 2.93% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 48 55 85
Surrey median annual salary £48,500 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.82% +29.41% -19.81%
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £29,450
90th Percentile £62,500 £72,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +37.50% -20.00%

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 Surrey with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1712 2049 2854
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 27.46% 30.72% 33.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1509 1841 2562
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.43% -2.35%
10th Percentile £23,450 £24,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £62,650 £63,750 £60,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 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
Walton-on-Thames +16 15 £35,000 +11.11%
Chertsey - 9 £45,500 -
Woking +15 5 £57,500 +13.86%
Reigate - 5 £60,000 -
Redhill +7 2 £60,000 +4.35%
Leatherhead - 2 £53,750 -
Epsom - 2 £52,500 -
Guildford -7 1 - -
Weybridge - 1 £46,500 -
Solaris
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 53 (94.64%) Unix
2 50 (89.29%) Linux
3 48 (85.71%) Red Hat
4 29 (51.79%) Windows
5 26 (46.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (42.86%) Oracle
7 21 (37.50%) Sun
8 20 (35.71%) Finance
8 20 (35.71%) HP
9 18 (32.14%) SAN
9 18 (32.14%) Red Hat Satellite
9 18 (32.14%) Oracle ZFS
10 17 (30.36%) Shell Script
10 17 (30.36%) Degree
11 16 (28.57%) EMC
11 16 (28.57%) Python
12 15 (26.79%) C++
12 15 (26.79%) Java
12 15 (26.79%) Perl
12 15 (26.79%) C
12 15 (26.79%) Aerospace
12 15 (26.79%) Automotive
12 15 (26.79%) Software Engineering
12 15 (26.79%) Telecoms
12 15 (26.79%) Ruby
12 15 (26.79%) QA
13 14 (25.00%) Capacity Management
14 13 (23.21%) Brocade
14 13 (23.21%) MySQL
15 12 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery

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 11 (19.64%) Apache
1 11 (19.64%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.14%) JBoss
2 4 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 4 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.14%) SAN
2 11 (19.64%) Kerberos
2 11 (19.64%) LDAP
2 11 (19.64%) SSH
2 11 (19.64%) TCP/IP
3 8 (14.29%) VoIP
4 2 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (3.57%) Firewall
4 2 (3.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.21%) MySQL
2 11 (19.64%) DB2
2 11 (19.64%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.57%) OLTP
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.57%) VLDB
5 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) InstallShield
1 8 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 8 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 20 (35.71%) Finance
2 15 (26.79%) Aerospace
2 15 (26.79%) Automotive
2 15 (26.79%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.79%) Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (28.57%) Unix Engineer
2 13 (23.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (21.43%) Administrator
4 10 (17.86%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) Project Manager
6 6 (10.71%) Consultant
6 6 (10.71%) Software Manager
6 6 (10.71%) Software Project Manager
7 5 (8.93%) Analyst
7 5 (8.93%) Automation Analyst
7 5 (8.93%) Linux Consultant
7 5 (8.93%) QA Analyst
7 5 (8.93%) QA Automation Analyst
7 5 (8.93%) Senior Unix Administrator
7 5 (8.93%) Unix Administrator
7 5 (8.93%) Unix Analyst
7 5 (8.93%) Unix Linux Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (5.36%) Desktop Support
9 3 (5.36%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (1.79%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.71%) Grid Computing
3 4 (7.14%) Clustering
4 3 (5.36%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.57%) CMDB
5 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.57%) EMC VMAX
5 2 (3.57%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 53 (94.64%) Unix
2 50 (89.29%) Linux
3 29 (51.79%) Windows
4 26 (46.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (17.86%) HPUX
6 7 (12.50%) AIX
7 5 (8.93%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.79%) Software Engineering
2 14 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 12 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (19.64%) Kalman Filter
4 11 (19.64%) Patch Management
4 11 (19.64%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (16.07%) Project Management
5 9 (16.07%) Time Management
6 8 (14.29%) Functional Testing
6 8 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
6 8 (14.29%) Regression Testing
6 8 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 8 (14.29%) System Testing
6 8 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 8 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 8 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (12.50%) ITIL
7 7 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 7 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.36%) Shell Script
2 16 (28.57%) Python
3 15 (26.79%) C
3 15 (26.79%) C++
3 15 (26.79%) Java
3 15 (26.79%) Perl
3 15 (26.79%) Ruby
4 7 (12.50%) C#
4 7 (12.50%) Embedded C
4 7 (12.50%) Embedded C++
5 3 (5.36%) SQL
6 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (30.36%) Degree
2 8 (14.29%) ISEB
2 8 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 7 (12.50%) APMG
3 7 (12.50%) PMI Certification
3 7 (12.50%) PMP
4 3 (5.36%) RHCE
4 3 (5.36%) RHCSA
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.79%) CFCE
6 1 (1.79%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (26.79%) QA
2 2 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (19.64%) iptables
1 11 (19.64%) Samba
2 7 (12.50%) GlusterFS
3 4 (7.14%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 2 (3.57%) Firmware
4 2 (3.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (32.14%) Oracle ZFS
1 18 (32.14%) Red Hat Satellite
2 11 (19.64%) Cacti
2 11 (19.64%) Nagios
3 7 (12.50%) NetBackup
4 4 (7.14%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (3.57%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (3.57%) vCenter Server
5 2 (3.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (1.79%) Cobbler
6 1 (1.79%) EnCase
6 1 (1.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 48 (85.71%) Red Hat
2 24 (42.86%) Oracle
3 21 (37.50%) Sun
4 20 (35.71%) HP
5 16 (28.57%) EMC
6 13 (23.21%) Brocade
7 12 (21.43%) NetApp
8 7 (12.50%) Veritas
8 7 (12.50%) VMware
9 2 (3.57%) StorageTek
10 1 (1.79%) Splunk