The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 32 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 1 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 0.57% 2.56% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.27% 15.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £56,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +8.23%
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 Halifax region.

Operating Systems Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
44 58 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 25.29% 16.52% 26.51%
Number of salaries quoted 38 37 40
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,050 £22,500 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 10 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) HP