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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - 30 -
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax - 0.70% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 2.04% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +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 Halifax region.

Operating Systems Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
15 49 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 9.38% 34.51% 18.13%
Number of salaries quoted 15 39 33
Average salary £28,625 £30,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.37% -11.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £36,500 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 26 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) AIX
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Perl
1 7 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) SCCM
2 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (42.86%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) BMC
3 3 (42.86%) IBM
3 3 (42.86%) Tivoli
3 3 (42.86%) Netcool
3 3 (42.86%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
3 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 3 (42.86%) Incident Management

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 7 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Specialist
2 4 (57.14%) SCCM Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) AIX
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Perl
2 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
3 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) SCCM
2 3 (42.86%) Tivoli
2 3 (42.86%) Netcool
2 3 (42.86%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 3 (42.86%) IBM
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) BMC