The first table below looks at the demand for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Halifax region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 35 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 0.99% 0.77% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.90% 4.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Operating Systems Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29 24 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 14.36% 18.46% 16.75%
Number of salaries quoted 26 19 27
Average salary £27,250 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,100 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Solaris
West Yorkshire

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Solaris
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Halifax

Solaris
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 9 (100.00%) UNIX
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) AIX
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Perl
1 9 (100.00%) Banking
2 5 (55.56%) Incident Management
2 5 (55.56%) HP
2 5 (55.56%) BMC
2 5 (55.56%) IBM
2 5 (55.56%) Tivoli
2 5 (55.56%) Netcool
2 5 (55.56%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
2 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
2 5 (55.56%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) SCCM
3 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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.

General
1 9 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Specialist
2 4 (44.44%) SCCM Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) UNIX
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) AIX
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
1 5 (55.56%) Incident Management
1 5 (55.56%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Perl
2 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
3 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Tivoli
1 5 (55.56%) Netcool
1 5 (55.56%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 4 (44.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) IBM
1 5 (55.56%) HP
1 5 (55.56%) BMC
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft