The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 55 46 48
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.68% 0.27% 0.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.17% 1.18% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £45,000 £31,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -51.53%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Solaris
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Operating Systems Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
138 85 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 31.29% 22.85% 28.44%
Number of salaries quoted 82 64 87
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Solaris
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Bradford

Solaris
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing Solaris also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Solaris.

1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (50.00%) LAMP
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Sourcefire
2 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (50.00%) Operations Management
2 2 (50.00%) Qualys
2 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) LogRhythm
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing Solaris also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Solaris. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Junior
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Junior Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Project Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Juniper
1 2 (50.00%) Symantec
1 2 (50.00%) Sourcefire
1 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (50.00%) Qualys
1 2 (50.00%) F5
1 2 (50.00%) LogRhythm