The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 85 81 75
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 8 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.85% 1.00% 1.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.60% 4.49% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 1
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.04%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Solaris
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 North Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
222 245 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 23.47% 22.33% 22.27%
Number of salaries quoted 217 201 117
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +32.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,550 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Solaris
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the North Yorkshire region.

Solaris Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

Solaris
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Solaris Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

Solaris
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Harrogate -8 5 £40,000 -29.82%
York -5 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Solaris
Yorkshire

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 20 (95.24%) UNIX
2 13 (61.90%) Linux
2 13 (61.90%) Red Hat
3 12 (57.14%) HP
3 12 (57.14%) Oracle
4 10 (47.62%) Finance
5 9 (42.86%) Shell Script
6 8 (38.10%) DNS
6 8 (38.10%) Infrastructure Management
7 7 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (33.33%) Oracle Database
7 7 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 7 (33.33%) HPUX
7 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 7 (33.33%) Apache
7 7 (33.33%) Tomcat
7 7 (33.33%) IIS
8 6 (28.57%) Client/Server
8 6 (28.57%) VoIP
8 6 (28.57%) SSL
8 6 (28.57%) Cisco
8 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
8 6 (28.57%) Internet
8 6 (28.57%) Firewall
8 6 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (28.57%) Information Security
8 6 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (28.57%) Network Security
8 6 (28.57%) PCI DSS
9 5 (23.81%) Vulnerability Assessment

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 7 (33.33%) IIS
1 7 (33.33%) Apache
1 7 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 4 (19.05%) GlassFish
3 3 (14.29%) JBoss
3 3 (14.29%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) DNS
2 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 6 (28.57%) SSL
3 6 (28.57%) VoIP
3 6 (28.57%) Internet
3 6 (28.57%) Firewall
3 6 (28.57%) Network Security
4 5 (23.81%) SNMP
5 4 (19.05%) LDAP
5 4 (19.05%) MRTG
6 3 (14.29%) NetScaler
6 3 (14.29%) WAN
6 3 (14.29%) SAN
6 3 (14.29%) MPLS
6 3 (14.29%) IPsec
6 3 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (9.52%) IPv6
7 2 (9.52%) Wireless
8 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (4.76%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 4 (19.05%) DB2
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Network Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Security Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Network Security Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Technical Support Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 4 (19.05%) UNIX Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) UNIX Support
3 4 (19.05%) Solaris Administrator
3 4 (19.05%) Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (19.05%) Technical Support
3 4 (19.05%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Support Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) DBA
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (14.29%) Solutions Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) Middleware
2 3 (14.29%) J2EE
3 2 (9.52%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Client/Server
2 4 (19.05%) AS400
3 3 (14.29%) CMDB
3 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) UNIX
2 13 (61.90%) Linux
3 7 (33.33%) HPUX
3 7 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (19.05%) CentOS
4 4 (19.05%) Windows
4 4 (19.05%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Infrastructure Management
2 6 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (28.57%) Information Security
3 5 (23.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 5 (23.81%) ITIL
4 4 (19.05%) Integration Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (4.76%) SIEM
7 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) Shell Script
2 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 4 (19.05%) Java
4 3 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 3 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (23.81%) OpenView
3 4 (19.05%) SCOM
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle ZFS
4 3 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (14.29%) Data Guard
4 3 (14.29%) Nagios
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Red Hat
2 12 (57.14%) Oracle
2 12 (57.14%) HP
3 6 (28.57%) Cisco
3 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 5 (23.81%) SolarWinds
5 4 (19.05%) VMware
5 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
6 3 (14.29%) Citrix
6 3 (14.29%) Brocade
6 3 (14.29%) Websense
7 2 (9.52%) Fortinet
8 1 (4.76%) Nokia
8 1 (4.76%) Infoblox
8 1 (4.76%) F5