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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 57 46 44
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.65% 0.28% 0.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.57% 1.03% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
84 97 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 18.22% 27.64% 23.66%
Number of salaries quoted 71 58 65
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) UNIX
4 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (50.00%) SLA
4 5 (50.00%) Juniper
4 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 5 (50.00%) Sourcefire
4 5 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 5 (50.00%) Fortinet
4 5 (50.00%) Operations Management
4 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 5 (50.00%) Symantec
4 5 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (50.00%) Qualys
4 5 (50.00%) F5
4 5 (50.00%) SIEM
4 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 5 (50.00%) Coaching
5 4 (40.00%) SDLC
5 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Spring
5 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (40.00%) Change Management
5 4 (40.00%) HTML
5 4 (40.00%) Java
5 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (10.00%) AIX

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (10.00%) DMZ
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Senior Security Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) UNIX
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) AIX
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 5 (50.00%) Operations Management
2 5 (50.00%) SIEM
2 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (50.00%) Coaching
3 4 (40.00%) SDLC
3 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Change Management
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) SLA
1 5 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Juniper
1 5 (50.00%) Symantec
1 5 (50.00%) Sourcefire
1 5 (50.00%) Fortinet
1 5 (50.00%) Qualys
1 5 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (10.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat