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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 157 171 145
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -26
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 21 15 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.64% 0.43% 0.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.23% 1.60% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 13
Average salary £38,884 £51,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.49% +47.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £33,250 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £66,750 £44,233
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
651 937 845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 19.75% 26.75% 25.25%
Number of salaries quoted 546 737 598
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 13 February 2016.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Leeds

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 45 (93.75%) Linux
2 32 (66.67%) Oracle
3 28 (58.33%) VMware
4 27 (56.25%) Unix
5 26 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 19 (39.58%) Apache
6 19 (39.58%) Shell Script
7 16 (33.33%) SQL
7 16 (33.33%) MySQL
7 16 (33.33%) Puppet
8 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
8 15 (31.25%) PHP
9 12 (25.00%) Nagios
9 12 (25.00%) Perl
9 12 (25.00%) SOAP
9 12 (25.00%) XML
10 11 (22.92%) SAN
10 11 (22.92%) Firewall
11 10 (20.83%) WebSphere
11 10 (20.83%) ITIL
11 10 (20.83%) JBoss
11 10 (20.83%) LAN
11 10 (20.83%) HTTP
11 10 (20.83%) Hyper-V
12 9 (18.75%) vSphere
12 9 (18.75%) HTML
12 9 (18.75%) Red Hat
12 9 (18.75%) Service Management
13 8 (16.67%) CGI
13 8 (16.67%) Java

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 19 (39.58%) Apache
2 10 (20.83%) JBoss
2 10 (20.83%) WebSphere
3 8 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (16.67%) WordPress
4 7 (14.58%) CloudStack
4 7 (14.58%) OpenStack
5 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.17%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.92%) Firewall
1 11 (22.92%) SAN
2 10 (20.83%) HTTP
2 10 (20.83%) LAN
3 8 (16.67%) NAS
4 7 (14.58%) Network Security
4 7 (14.58%) WAN
5 6 (12.50%) PuTTY
5 6 (12.50%) SSH
6 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP
7 4 (8.33%) DNS
7 4 (8.33%) SSL
8 3 (6.25%) DHCP
9 1 (2.08%) LDAP
9 1 (2.08%) VoIP
9 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (33.33%) MySQL
2 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 8 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 8 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (4.17%) Ingres
5 1 (2.08%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Games
3 1 (2.08%) Electronics
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Administrator
2 14 (29.17%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (18.75%) DBA
4 8 (16.67%) Architect
4 8 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 8 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
4 8 (16.67%) Technical Architect
5 7 (14.58%) Unix Administrator
5 7 (14.58%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 5 (10.42%) Support Specialist
7 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Junior
7 4 (8.33%) Junior Architect
7 4 (8.33%) Junior Technical Architect
7 4 (8.33%) Solaris Administrator
7 4 (8.33%) Solaris Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.25%) Linux Support
8 3 (6.25%) Support Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.00%) SOAP
1 12 (25.00%) XML
2 9 (18.75%) HTML
3 8 (16.67%) CGI
3 8 (16.67%) CSS
3 8 (16.67%) JSON
3 8 (16.67%) REST
4 4 (8.33%) LAMP
5 1 (2.08%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) Clustering
2 2 (4.17%) CMDB
2 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.08%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 45 (93.75%) Linux
2 27 (56.25%) Unix
3 8 (16.67%) AIX
4 7 (14.58%) CentOS
4 7 (14.58%) HPUX
4 7 (14.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (6.25%) Ubuntu
5 3 (6.25%) Windows
6 2 (4.17%) Debian
6 2 (4.17%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.83%) ITIL
2 9 (18.75%) Service Management
3 8 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 8 (16.67%) Microservices
3 8 (16.67%) Migration
3 8 (16.67%) Re-Platforming
4 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.58%) Change Management
5 6 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 5 (10.42%) DevOps
7 4 (8.33%) CMMI
7 4 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 4 (8.33%) High Availability
7 4 (8.33%) ITIL V3
7 4 (8.33%) Software Delivery
8 3 (6.25%) BCP
8 3 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (4.17%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 19 (39.58%) Shell Script
2 16 (33.33%) SQL
3 15 (31.25%) PHP
4 12 (25.00%) Perl
5 8 (16.67%) Java
6 4 (8.33%) Bash Shell
7 3 (6.25%) Python
7 3 (6.25%) Ruby
8 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (2.08%) CCNA
4 1 (2.08%) CCNP
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) COBIT
1 4 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (20.83%) Hyper-V
3 9 (18.75%) vSphere
4 7 (14.58%) KVM
4 7 (14.58%) Xen
4 7 (14.58%) XenServer
5 3 (6.25%) NFS
5 3 (6.25%) Samba
Systems Management
1 16 (33.33%) Puppet
2 12 (25.00%) Nagios
3 7 (14.58%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (12.50%) Cobbler
5 4 (8.33%) Hyperic
5 4 (8.33%) Oracle ZFS
6 3 (6.25%) NetBackup
7 2 (4.17%) SCCM
7 2 (4.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 32 (66.67%) Oracle
2 28 (58.33%) VMware
3 9 (18.75%) Red Hat
4 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.33%) NetApp
6 3 (6.25%) Sun
6 3 (6.25%) Veritas
7 1 (2.08%) Cisco
7 1 (2.08%) HP
7 1 (2.08%) SAP
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