The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 149 160 176
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +16
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 8 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.31% 0.59% 0.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.54% 3.06% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 8
Median salary £32,500 £38,884 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.41% -21.44%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%

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
521 653 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 20.25% 19.40% 25.54%
Number of salaries quoted 431 545 714
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,850 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing Solaris also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 16 (88.89%) Oracle
2 15 (83.33%) Linux
3 13 (72.22%) VMware
4 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (50.00%) Windows
5 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (44.44%) Unix
7 7 (38.89%) WAN
7 7 (38.89%) SAN
7 7 (38.89%) vSphere
8 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (33.33%) Firewall
8 6 (33.33%) Project Management
8 6 (33.33%) Cisco
8 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
9 5 (27.78%) AIX
9 5 (27.78%) SQL
9 5 (27.78%) MySQL
9 5 (27.78%) NetApp
9 5 (27.78%) WebSphere
9 5 (27.78%) Network Security
10 4 (22.22%) Xen
10 4 (22.22%) OpenStack
10 4 (22.22%) CloudStack
10 4 (22.22%) NAS
10 4 (22.22%) XenServer
10 4 (22.22%) Migration
10 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
10 4 (22.22%) HPUX

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (27.78%) WebSphere
2 4 (22.22%) CloudStack
2 4 (22.22%) OpenStack
3 3 (16.67%) Apache
4 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
5 1 (5.56%) CMS
5 1 (5.56%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) SAN
1 7 (38.89%) WAN
2 6 (33.33%) Firewall
3 5 (27.78%) Network Security
4 4 (22.22%) LAN
4 4 (22.22%) NAS
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (16.67%) DNS
5 3 (16.67%) MPLS
5 3 (16.67%) NetScaler
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (11.11%) LDAP
6 2 (11.11%) SSL
6 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 2 (11.11%) VPN
7 1 (5.56%) AMQP
7 1 (5.56%) BGP
7 1 (5.56%) HTTP
7 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) MySQL
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.56%) Informix
5 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Administrator
2 7 (38.89%) DBA
3 5 (27.78%) Architect
4 4 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (22.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (22.22%) Technical Architect
5 3 (16.67%) IT Architect
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (11.11%) Database Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Implementation Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Java Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Java Technical Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Junior DBA
7 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Network Implementation Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Systems Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (11.11%) J2EE
2 2 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (5.56%) JSP
3 1 (5.56%) LAMP
3 1 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (5.56%) RESTful
3 1 (5.56%) SOAP
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) RIA
2 1 (5.56%) Symmetrix
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) Windows
3 8 (44.44%) Unix
4 5 (27.78%) AIX
5 4 (22.22%) HPUX
6 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (33.33%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) Converged Infrastructure
4 2 (11.11%) Email Filtering
4 2 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (11.11%) Matrix Management
4 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 2 (11.11%) Web Filtering
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) Content Management
5 1 (5.56%) High Availability
5 1 (5.56%) Load Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) SOA
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) UML
5 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
3 3 (16.67%) PHP
4 2 (11.11%) C
4 2 (11.11%) C++
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) Perl
4 2 (11.11%) Python
4 2 (11.11%) VB
5 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) MCITP
1 3 (16.67%) MCSE
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (16.67%) VCAP
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) PCI DSS
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (38.89%) vSphere
3 4 (22.22%) KVM
3 4 (22.22%) Xen
3 4 (22.22%) XenServer
4 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (16.67%) XenApp
5 2 (11.11%) Sendmail
5 2 (11.11%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) MAILsweeper
1 2 (11.11%) MIMEsweeper
1 2 (11.11%) Nagios
1 2 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (11.11%) Proventia
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Oracle
2 13 (72.22%) VMware
3 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (33.33%) Cisco
5 5 (27.78%) NetApp
6 3 (16.67%) 3PAR
6 3 (16.67%) Citrix
6 3 (16.67%) CommVault
6 3 (16.67%) Dell Compellent
6 3 (16.67%) HP
6 3 (16.67%) Nimble Storage
6 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
7 2 (11.11%) Blue Coat
7 2 (11.11%) BT
7 2 (11.11%) Forcepoint
7 2 (11.11%) Intel Security
7 2 (11.11%) Juniper
7 2 (11.11%) Sun
7 2 (11.11%) Symantec
7 2 (11.11%) Tripwire