The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 - 56
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 3 0 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.55% - 3.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.84% - 9.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Median salary £40,000 - £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,250 £46,500
% change year-on-year -2.64% +1.61%  

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 Watford with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 163 97 217
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 29.85% 20.38% 39.82%
Number of salaries quoted 114 71 125
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford citing Solaris as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Watford

Solaris
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Solaris in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 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 Watford region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
1 11 (100.00%) Unix
2 10 (90.91%) Perl
3 8 (72.73%) Java
3 8 (72.73%) ITIL
4 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (63.64%) JDBC
4 7 (63.64%) Linux
4 7 (63.64%) MySQL
4 7 (63.64%) PHP
4 7 (63.64%) SQL
4 7 (63.64%) FTP
4 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) Problem Management
4 7 (63.64%) Magento
4 7 (63.64%) Bash Shell
5 4 (36.36%) Fintech
5 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
5 4 (36.36%) Middleware
5 4 (36.36%) Python
5 4 (36.36%) Apache
6 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
6 3 (27.27%) AIX
6 3 (27.27%) Web Services
6 3 (27.27%) WebLogic
6 3 (27.27%) LDAP
6 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
6 3 (27.27%) DNS
6 3 (27.27%) BMC
6 3 (27.27%) Red Hat

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 (36.36%) Apache
2 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 3 (27.27%) WebLogic
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) FTP
2 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) LDAP
2 3 (27.27%) SSH
2 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Ant
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) Linux Support
1 7 (63.64%) Operational Support Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) Operations Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) Operations Support Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Support Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) Support Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) Unix Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) Unix Support
1 7 (63.64%) Unix Support Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Unix Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Junior
3 2 (18.18%) Junior Unix Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) JDBC
2 4 (36.36%) Middleware
3 3 (27.27%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Fintech
2 3 (27.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Unix
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) Problem Management
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Perl
2 8 (72.73%) Java
3 7 (63.64%) Bash Shell
3 7 (63.64%) PHP
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) Python
4 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
5 3 (27.27%) Bourne shell
5 3 (27.27%) C-shell
6 1 (9.09%) Jython
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) BMC
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
3 3 (27.27%) Thales
3 3 (27.27%) VocaLink
4 1 (9.09%) IBM