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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 163 145 147
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +2
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 16 28 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.44% 0.81% 0.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.72% 3.43% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 9
Average salary £35,500 £36,053 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% -13.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £27,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £53,950 £44,366 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,207 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.15% -3.98%
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
928 817 623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.40% 23.52% 21.86%
Number of salaries quoted 730 598 487
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £47,900
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 4 March 2015.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Leeds

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 69 (82.14%) UNIX
1 69 (82.14%) Linux
2 47 (55.95%) Shell Script
3 37 (44.05%) SAN
3 37 (44.05%) Red Hat
4 33 (39.29%) Oracle
5 29 (34.52%) Perl
6 26 (30.95%) CentOS
6 26 (30.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 25 (29.76%) Apache
8 24 (28.57%) NetApp
9 23 (27.38%) Puppet
10 20 (23.81%) NetBackup
11 19 (22.62%) AIX
12 18 (21.43%) Veritas
13 17 (20.24%) IBM
13 17 (20.24%) EMC
13 17 (20.24%) Windows
13 17 (20.24%) ITIL
13 17 (20.24%) Samba
14 16 (19.05%) Service Delivery
14 16 (19.05%) SLA
15 15 (17.86%) Symantec
15 15 (17.86%) VMware
16 14 (16.67%) Bash Shell
17 13 (15.48%) VMware Infrastructure
17 13 (15.48%) Information Security
17 13 (15.48%) Java
17 13 (15.48%) HPUX
18 12 (14.29%) Cisco

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 25 (29.76%) Apache
2 11 (13.10%) WebSphere
3 9 (10.71%) WebLogic
4 6 (7.14%) JBoss
4 6 (7.14%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.38%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 37 (44.05%) SAN
2 11 (13.10%) Firewall
3 10 (11.90%) Wireless
3 10 (11.90%) SSL
4 7 (8.33%) NAS
5 4 (4.76%) LAN
6 3 (3.57%) Internet
7 2 (2.38%) HTTP
7 2 (2.38%) AMQP
8 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.19%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.90%) Oracle Database
2 5 (5.95%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (5.95%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (4.76%) Ingres
3 4 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.57%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (1.19%) Redis
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.19%) MySQL
6 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (11.90%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.76%) JUnit
3 1 (1.19%) Hudson
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.19%) Subversion
3 1 (1.19%) Maven
General
1 8 (9.52%) Finance
2 7 (8.33%) Retail
3 4 (4.76%) Automotive
4 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.19%) Law
5 1 (1.19%) Back Office
5 1 (1.19%) Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (57.14%) Administrator
2 43 (51.19%) UNIX Administrator
3 28 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
4 24 (28.57%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 11 (13.10%) UNIX Engineer
6 9 (10.71%) Security Manager
7 7 (8.33%) UNIX Support
8 6 (7.14%) Architect
9 5 (5.95%) IT Security Manager
9 5 (5.95%) Development Manager
9 5 (5.95%) Linux Administrator
10 4 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 4 (4.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 4 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (4.76%) Platform Engineer
11 3 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
11 3 (3.57%) Junior
11 3 (3.57%) Technical Architect
11 3 (3.57%) Oracle DBA
11 3 (3.57%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.14%) J2EE
1 6 (7.14%) Java EE
2 4 (4.76%) Spring
2 4 (4.76%) Hibernate
2 4 (4.76%) Web Services
3 3 (3.57%) Grails
3 3 (3.57%) XML
3 3 (3.57%) HTML
3 3 (3.57%) JAXB
4 2 (2.38%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (2.38%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.19%) jQuery
5 1 (1.19%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.19%) CSS
5 1 (1.19%) JSP
5 1 (1.19%) CGI
5 1 (1.19%) Middleware
5 1 (1.19%) LAMP
5 1 (1.19%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.90%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.95%) Open Source
2 5 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.76%) CMDB
4 2 (2.38%) Symmetrix
4 2 (2.38%) Clustering
4 2 (2.38%) RIA
5 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.19%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 69 (82.14%) UNIX
1 69 (82.14%) Linux
2 26 (30.95%) CentOS
2 26 (30.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (22.62%) AIX
4 17 (20.24%) Windows
5 13 (15.48%) HPUX
6 9 (10.71%) SUSE
6 9 (10.71%) Debian
7 1 (1.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.24%) ITIL
2 16 (19.05%) Service Delivery
3 13 (15.48%) Information Security
4 11 (13.10%) Mentoring
4 11 (13.10%) Service Management
4 11 (13.10%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (11.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 10 (11.90%) Risk Management
5 10 (11.90%) OWASP
5 10 (11.90%) Incident Management
5 10 (11.90%) Coaching
5 10 (11.90%) Kalman Filter
5 10 (11.90%) Security Architecture
5 10 (11.90%) SIEM
6 8 (9.52%) Project Management
6 8 (9.52%) Line Management
7 6 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (7.14%) E-Commerce
8 5 (5.95%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (5.95%) OO
Programming Languages
1 47 (55.95%) Shell Script
2 29 (34.52%) Perl
3 14 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 13 (15.48%) Java
5 9 (10.71%) PowerShell
6 7 (8.33%) PHP
7 5 (5.95%) JavaScript
8 3 (3.57%) Python
8 3 (3.57%) Ruby
9 2 (2.38%) C
9 2 (2.38%) SQL
10 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.38%) Security Cleared
1 2 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (19.05%) SLA
2 11 (13.10%) PCI DSS
3 10 (11.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.38%) QA
5 1 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (20.24%) Samba
2 13 (15.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 6 (7.14%) NFS
5 3 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.19%) vSphere
6 1 (1.19%) Squid
Systems Management
1 23 (27.38%) Puppet
2 20 (23.81%) NetBackup
3 12 (14.29%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 3 (3.57%) Data Guard
5 2 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.19%) Cobbler
6 1 (1.19%) Opsview
6 1 (1.19%) Graphite
6 1 (1.19%) Nagios
Vendors
1 37 (44.05%) Red Hat
2 33 (39.29%) Oracle
3 24 (28.57%) NetApp
4 18 (21.43%) Veritas
5 17 (20.24%) IBM
5 17 (20.24%) EMC
6 15 (17.86%) Symantec
6 15 (17.86%) VMware
7 12 (14.29%) Cisco
8 10 (11.90%) CheckPoint
9 3 (3.57%) F5
10 2 (2.38%) Sun
10 2 (2.38%) HP
10 2 (2.38%) Microsoft
11 1 (1.19%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.19%) Qualys
11 1 (1.19%) LogRhythm
11 1 (1.19%) Juniper
11 1 (1.19%) Sourcefire
11 1 (1.19%) Capita
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