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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 148 139 142
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 23 32 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.67% 0.98% 0.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.48% 3.65% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 10
Average salary £54,000 £35,000 £32,894
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.28% +6.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,105 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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 Leeds region.

Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
927 876 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 26.82% 26.92% 21.26%
Number of salaries quoted 721 627 509
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 30 January 2015.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Leeds

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 80 (85.11%) Linux
2 79 (84.04%) UNIX
3 52 (55.32%) Red Hat
4 51 (54.26%) Shell Script
5 40 (42.55%) SAN
5 40 (42.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 37 (39.36%) Perl
7 34 (36.17%) CentOS
8 31 (32.98%) Apache
8 31 (32.98%) Veritas
9 30 (31.91%) NetApp
10 28 (29.79%) Puppet
11 27 (28.72%) Symantec
12 26 (27.66%) Oracle
13 24 (25.53%) IBM
14 23 (24.47%) EMC
15 21 (22.34%) HPUX
16 19 (20.21%) AIX
16 19 (20.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 19 (20.21%) Veritas Storage Foundation
17 17 (18.09%) Windows
17 17 (18.09%) NetBackup
18 16 (17.02%) ITIL
18 16 (17.02%) Git (software)
19 15 (15.96%) VMware
19 15 (15.96%) Samba
20 14 (14.89%) Bash Shell
21 13 (13.83%) VMware Infrastructure
21 13 (13.83%) Cisco
22 12 (12.77%) SLA

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 31 (32.98%) Apache
2 11 (11.70%) WebSphere
3 9 (9.57%) WebLogic
4 6 (6.38%) JBoss
5 5 (5.32%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.13%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.06%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 40 (42.55%) SAN
2 11 (11.70%) Firewall
3 10 (10.64%) Wireless
3 10 (10.64%) SSL
4 6 (6.38%) NAS
5 3 (3.19%) LAN
5 3 (3.19%) Internet
6 2 (2.13%) HTTP
6 2 (2.13%) AMQP
7 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.06%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.70%) Oracle Database
2 6 (6.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (5.32%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (4.26%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.19%) Ingres
5 3 (3.19%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (2.13%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.06%) Redis
7 1 (1.06%) MySQL
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (17.02%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.26%) JUnit
3 1 (1.06%) Hudson
3 1 (1.06%) Maven
3 1 (1.06%) Subversion
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (7.45%) Retail
1 7 (7.45%) Finance
2 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.26%) Automotive
3 3 (3.19%) Banking
4 1 (1.06%) Back Office
4 1 (1.06%) Law
Job Titles
1 60 (63.83%) Administrator
2 54 (57.45%) UNIX Administrator
3 28 (29.79%) Systems Administrator
4 23 (24.47%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 16 (17.02%) UNIX Engineer
6 9 (9.57%) Security Manager
7 7 (7.45%) UNIX Support
8 6 (6.38%) Architect
9 5 (5.32%) Senior UNIX Engineer
9 5 (5.32%) IT Security Manager
9 5 (5.32%) Junior
9 5 (5.32%) Development Manager
9 5 (5.32%) Linux Administrator
9 5 (5.32%) Senior UNIX Administrator
10 4 (4.26%) Oracle DBA
10 4 (4.26%) DBA
10 4 (4.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 3 (3.19%) Platform Engineer
11 3 (3.19%) Solaris Administrator
11 3 (3.19%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.38%) J2EE
1 6 (6.38%) Java EE
2 4 (4.26%) Web Services
2 4 (4.26%) Hibernate
2 4 (4.26%) Spring
3 3 (3.19%) Grails
3 3 (3.19%) XML
3 3 (3.19%) HTML
3 3 (3.19%) JAXB
4 2 (2.13%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (2.13%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.06%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.06%) jQuery
5 1 (1.06%) Ajax
5 1 (1.06%) Middleware
5 1 (1.06%) CSS
5 1 (1.06%) JSP
5 1 (1.06%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.64%) Open Source
1 10 (10.64%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.13%) Symmetrix
2 2 (2.13%) Clustering
2 2 (2.13%) CMDB
2 2 (2.13%) RIA
2 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.06%) IBM XIV
3 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 80 (85.11%) Linux
2 79 (84.04%) UNIX
3 40 (42.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 34 (36.17%) CentOS
5 21 (22.34%) HPUX
6 19 (20.21%) AIX
7 17 (18.09%) Windows
8 9 (9.57%) Debian
8 9 (9.57%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.02%) ITIL
2 11 (11.70%) Service Management
2 11 (11.70%) Service Delivery
2 11 (11.70%) Information Security
2 11 (11.70%) Mentoring
3 10 (10.64%) Coaching
3 10 (10.64%) Kalman Filter
3 10 (10.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 10 (10.64%) Incident Management
3 10 (10.64%) SIEM
3 10 (10.64%) OWASP
3 10 (10.64%) Security Architecture
3 10 (10.64%) Risk Management
3 10 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (8.51%) Line Management
5 7 (7.45%) Project Management
6 6 (6.38%) E-Commerce
7 5 (5.32%) OO
8 4 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (3.19%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (54.26%) Shell Script
2 37 (39.36%) Perl
3 14 (14.89%) Bash Shell
4 12 (12.77%) Java
5 9 (9.57%) PowerShell
6 5 (5.32%) PHP
6 5 (5.32%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.13%) Python
7 2 (2.13%) C
7 2 (2.13%) SQL
7 2 (2.13%) Ruby
8 1 (1.06%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.13%) Degree
2 1 (1.06%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.06%) CCVP
2 1 (1.06%) CCSE
2 1 (1.06%) MCSE
2 1 (1.06%) CCIE
2 1 (1.06%) CCSP
2 1 (1.06%) CCNP
2 1 (1.06%) CCIP
2 1 (1.06%) CCDP
2 1 (1.06%) CISSP
2 1 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.77%) SLA
2 11 (11.70%) PCI DSS
3 10 (10.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (20.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 15 (15.96%) Samba
3 13 (13.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.26%) NFS
4 4 (4.26%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.06%) vSphere
5 1 (1.06%) Squid
Systems Management
1 28 (29.79%) Puppet
2 19 (20.21%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 17 (18.09%) NetBackup
4 4 (4.26%) Data Guard
5 2 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.06%) Graphite
6 1 (1.06%) Opsview
6 1 (1.06%) Nagios
Vendors
1 52 (55.32%) Red Hat
2 31 (32.98%) Veritas
3 30 (31.91%) NetApp
4 27 (28.72%) Symantec
5 26 (27.66%) Oracle
6 24 (25.53%) IBM
7 23 (24.47%) EMC
8 15 (15.96%) VMware
9 13 (13.83%) Cisco
10 11 (11.70%) CheckPoint
11 7 (7.45%) HP
12 3 (3.19%) F5
13 2 (2.13%) Microsoft
13 2 (2.13%) Sun
14 1 (1.06%) LogRhythm
14 1 (1.06%) Qualys
14 1 (1.06%) Fortinet
14 1 (1.06%) Capita
14 1 (1.06%) Sourcefire
14 1 (1.06%) Juniper
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago