The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 150 152 148
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 24 30 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.68% 0.81% 0.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.85% 3.42% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 22 24 6
Average salary £32,500 £43,832 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.85% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year
- +1.69%
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 Leeds region.

Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
842 878 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.87% 23.63% 22.96%
Number of salaries quoted 685 691 502
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,150
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Solaris
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Leeds

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Leeds

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 36 (72.00%) UNIX
2 32 (64.00%) Linux
3 28 (56.00%) Oracle
4 21 (42.00%) Shell Script
5 17 (34.00%) SAN
6 15 (30.00%) SLA
6 15 (30.00%) Service Delivery
7 14 (28.00%) Red Hat
8 13 (26.00%) Windows
8 13 (26.00%) VMware
9 12 (24.00%) Information Security
9 12 (24.00%) Perl
10 11 (22.00%) ITIL
10 11 (22.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (20.00%) CentOS
11 10 (20.00%) NetBackup
12 9 (18.00%) Java
13 8 (16.00%) PHP
13 8 (16.00%) Samba
13 8 (16.00%) Asset Management
13 8 (16.00%) Problem Management
13 8 (16.00%) QA
14 7 (14.00%) WebSphere
14 7 (14.00%) Puppet
14 7 (14.00%) LAN
15 6 (12.00%) Apache
15 6 (12.00%) J2EE
15 6 (12.00%) AIX
15 6 (12.00%) NetApp

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 7 (14.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (12.00%) Apache
3 5 (10.00%) WebLogic
4 4 (8.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.00%) JBoss
5 2 (4.00%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.00%) SAN
2 7 (14.00%) LAN
3 5 (10.00%) Firewall
4 3 (6.00%) Internet
4 3 (6.00%) Wireless
4 3 (6.00%) NAS
4 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.00%) DNS
4 3 (6.00%) SSL
5 2 (4.00%) VPN
5 2 (4.00%) WAN
5 2 (4.00%) DHCP
5 2 (4.00%) FTP
5 2 (4.00%) HTTP
5 2 (4.00%) AMQP
5 2 (4.00%) Network Security
5 2 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.00%) Ingres
4 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.00%) MySQL
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (2.00%) Redis
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) JUnit
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.00%) Subversion
2 1 (2.00%) Maven
2 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.00%) Hudson
2 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (12.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Retail
3 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.00%) Automotive
4 1 (2.00%) Law
4 1 (2.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (46.00%) Administrator
2 21 (42.00%) UNIX Administrator
3 13 (26.00%) Systems Administrator
4 12 (24.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 6 (12.00%) Architect
6 5 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Platform Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) UNIX Support
8 3 (6.00%) Support Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Technical Architect
8 3 (6.00%) Security Manager
9 2 (4.00%) AWS Architect
9 2 (4.00%) Consultant
9 2 (4.00%) Information Manager
9 2 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Information Security Manager
10 1 (2.00%) UNIX Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) J2EE
2 4 (8.00%) Web Services
2 4 (8.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (8.00%) Spring
3 3 (6.00%) Grails
3 3 (6.00%) JAXB
3 3 (6.00%) XML
4 2 (4.00%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (4.00%) Java EE
5 1 (2.00%) HTML
5 1 (2.00%) Ajax
5 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.00%) jQuery
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (2.00%) Middleware
5 1 (2.00%) LAMP
5 1 (2.00%) CGI
5 1 (2.00%) CSS
5 1 (2.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.00%) CMDB
3 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.00%) Symmetrix
4 2 (4.00%) Clustering
4 2 (4.00%) RIA
4 2 (4.00%) Open Source
5 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.00%) IBM XIV
5 1 (2.00%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 36 (72.00%) UNIX
2 32 (64.00%) Linux
3 13 (26.00%) Windows
4 11 (22.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (20.00%) CentOS
6 6 (12.00%) AIX
7 4 (8.00%) Debian
8 3 (6.00%) SUSE
9 2 (4.00%) Ubuntu
9 2 (4.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) Service Delivery
2 12 (24.00%) Information Security
3 11 (22.00%) ITIL
4 8 (16.00%) Asset Management
4 8 (16.00%) Problem Management
5 6 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.00%) Project Management
7 4 (8.00%) Service Management
7 4 (8.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.00%) Coaching
8 3 (6.00%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (6.00%) Line Management
8 3 (6.00%) Risk Management
8 3 (6.00%) OO
8 3 (6.00%) OWASP
8 3 (6.00%) Security Architecture
8 3 (6.00%) SIEM
8 3 (6.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (6.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.00%) Shell Script
2 12 (24.00%) Perl
3 9 (18.00%) Java
4 8 (16.00%) PHP
5 5 (10.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (8.00%) SQL
7 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.00%) Python
8 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (30.00%) SLA
2 8 (16.00%) QA
3 4 (8.00%) PCI DSS
4 3 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (16.00%) Samba
3 4 (8.00%) NFS
4 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.00%) Squid
5 1 (2.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (2.00%) vSphere
5 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 7 (14.00%) Puppet
3 2 (4.00%) Cobbler
3 2 (4.00%) Nagios
4 1 (2.00%) Foglight
4 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.00%) Opsview
4 1 (2.00%) Graphite
4 1 (2.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (2.00%) SCCM
4 1 (2.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (56.00%) Oracle
2 14 (28.00%) Red Hat
3 13 (26.00%) VMware
4 6 (12.00%) EMC
4 6 (12.00%) NetApp
5 5 (10.00%) Cisco
6 4 (8.00%) IBM
7 3 (6.00%) Veritas
7 3 (6.00%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.00%) Symantec
7 3 (6.00%) F5
8 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.00%) HP
9 1 (2.00%) Citrix
9 1 (2.00%) Juniper
9 1 (2.00%) LogRhythm
9 1 (2.00%) Sourcefire
9 1 (2.00%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.00%) Qualys
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