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 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 147 144 142
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 23 39 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.70% 1.07% 0.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.85% 4.12% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 22 35 6
Average salary £32,500 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.47% +27.77%
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 Leeds region.

Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
806 946 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.63% 25.94% 23.20%
Number of salaries quoted 670 757 507
Average salary £36,500 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,800 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 2015.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Leeds

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 23 (71.88%) UNIX
2 21 (65.63%) Oracle
3 19 (59.38%) Linux
4 14 (43.75%) Service Delivery
4 14 (43.75%) Shell Script
5 12 (37.50%) SLA
6 9 (28.13%) SAN
6 9 (28.13%) Information Security
7 8 (25.00%) Asset Management
7 8 (25.00%) QA
7 8 (25.00%) Problem Management
8 7 (21.88%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (21.88%) ITIL
9 6 (18.75%) Red Hat
9 6 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (18.75%) NetBackup
9 6 (18.75%) VMware
10 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (15.63%) CentOS
10 5 (15.63%) Windows
10 5 (15.63%) Perl
10 5 (15.63%) LAN
11 4 (12.50%) NFS
11 4 (12.50%) PHP
11 4 (12.50%) SQL
11 4 (12.50%) CMDB
11 4 (12.50%) Samba
11 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (9.38%) Ubuntu
12 3 (9.38%) Puppet

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (9.38%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) SAN
2 5 (15.63%) LAN
3 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
3 3 (9.38%) DNS
3 3 (9.38%) DHCP
4 2 (6.25%) Firewall
4 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (6.25%) FTP
4 2 (6.25%) WAN
4 2 (6.25%) VPN
4 2 (6.25%) Network Security
5 1 (3.13%) NAS
5 1 (3.13%) SSL
5 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.13%) MySQL
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.13%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Subversion
1 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.13%) Maven
2 1 (3.13%) Hudson
2 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.13%) JUnit
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Administrator
2 16 (50.00%) UNIX Administrator
3 9 (28.13%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (25.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) UNIX Support
6 3 (9.38%) Platform Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Technical Support
7 2 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (6.25%) Senior UNIX Administrator
7 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (3.13%) UNIX Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (3.13%) LAMP
2 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.13%) Spring
2 1 (3.13%) Ajax
2 1 (3.13%) jQuery
2 1 (3.13%) Java EE
2 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.13%) XSLT
2 1 (3.13%) HTML
2 1 (3.13%) J2EE
2 1 (3.13%) CSS
2 1 (3.13%) JSP
2 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) CMDB
1 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) Informatics
2 1 (3.13%) Open Source
2 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (71.88%) UNIX
2 19 (59.38%) Linux
3 6 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (15.63%) CentOS
4 5 (15.63%) Windows
5 3 (9.38%) Ubuntu
6 2 (6.25%) HPUX
7 1 (3.13%) Debian
7 1 (3.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Service Delivery
2 9 (28.13%) Information Security
3 8 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 8 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 7 (21.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (21.88%) ITIL
5 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.25%) Multithreading
5 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (3.13%) DevOps
6 1 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.13%) Line Management
6 1 (3.13%) Coaching
6 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.13%) Migration
6 1 (3.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (3.13%) Supplier Management
6 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) Shell Script
2 5 (15.63%) Perl
3 4 (12.50%) PHP
3 4 (12.50%) SQL
4 2 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (3.13%) Ruby
5 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (37.50%) SLA
2 8 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.50%) NFS
2 4 (12.50%) Samba
3 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) NetBackup
2 3 (9.38%) Puppet
3 2 (6.25%) Cobbler
4 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.13%) SCCM
4 1 (3.13%) SCOM
4 1 (3.13%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (3.13%) Foglight
4 1 (3.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Oracle
2 6 (18.75%) Red Hat
2 6 (18.75%) VMware
3 3 (9.38%) NetApp
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.38%) EMC
4 2 (6.25%) IBM
5 1 (3.13%) Infoblox
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco
5 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.13%) Symantec
5 1 (3.13%) Citrix
5 1 (3.13%) HP
5 1 (3.13%) Veritas
5 1 (3.13%) Alcatel-Lucent
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Accumuli
Salary: £18,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago