The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the North Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 83 69 49
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -20
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 14 16 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.35% 1.95% 4.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.11% 8.60% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 28
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £36,000 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Operating Systems Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
274 186 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 26.35% 22.71% 32.56%
Number of salaries quoted 209 134 227
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% -18.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £52,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Solaris
Yorkshire

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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
York -2 9 £40,000 +11.11%
Selby - 3 £20,000 -
Harrogate -16 2 £57,000 +40.74%
Solaris
Yorkshire

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 22 (81.48%) Linux
2 18 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 14 (51.85%) UNIX
4 13 (48.15%) TCP/IP
5 12 (44.44%) Cisco
6 11 (40.74%) HPUX
6 11 (40.74%) ITIL
7 10 (37.04%) Firmware
7 10 (37.04%) Shell Script
7 10 (37.04%) DNS
7 10 (37.04%) SAN
7 10 (37.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (33.33%) Citrix
8 9 (33.33%) WebLogic
8 9 (33.33%) JBoss
8 9 (33.33%) Tomcat
8 9 (33.33%) Management Information System
8 9 (33.33%) Finance
9 8 (29.63%) J2EE
9 8 (29.63%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (29.63%) HP
10 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
10 7 (25.93%) MySQL
10 7 (25.93%) Apache
10 7 (25.93%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (25.93%) Incident Management
10 7 (25.93%) Problem Management
10 7 (25.93%) CentOS
11 6 (22.22%) Brocade
11 6 (22.22%) Performance Management

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 9 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 9 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 7 (25.93%) Apache
3 3 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) TCP/IP
2 10 (37.04%) DNS
2 10 (37.04%) SAN
3 6 (22.22%) NetScaler
3 6 (22.22%) SSL
4 4 (14.81%) NAS
5 3 (11.11%) Internet
5 3 (11.11%) SSH
5 3 (11.11%) LDAP
5 3 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) MySQL
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) UNIX Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) Incident Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Project Manager
4 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 5 (18.52%) Administrator
4 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (14.81%) UNIX Administrator
5 4 (14.81%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 4 (14.81%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) UNIX Systems Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (3.70%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) IT Project Manager
8 1 (3.70%) UNIX Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) J2EE
2 3 (11.11%) REST
2 3 (11.11%) SOAP
2 3 (11.11%) XML
3 2 (7.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Firmware
2 9 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 6 (22.22%) Clustering
4 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Linux
2 14 (51.85%) UNIX
3 11 (40.74%) HPUX
4 10 (37.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (25.93%) CentOS
6 3 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) ITIL
2 7 (25.93%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (25.93%) Incident Management
2 7 (25.93%) Problem Management
3 6 (22.22%) Performance Management
3 6 (22.22%) Migration
4 5 (18.52%) Project Management
4 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
5 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 3 (11.11%) Service Management
5 3 (11.11%) Workflow
6 2 (7.41%) Information Security
6 2 (7.41%) Matrix Management
7 1 (3.70%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) Shell Script
2 6 (22.22%) Java
3 3 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 3 (11.11%) Perl
3 3 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (11.11%) PMP
2 3 (11.11%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.70%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 12 (44.44%) Cisco
3 9 (33.33%) Citrix
3 9 (33.33%) JBoss
4 8 (29.63%) HP
5 6 (22.22%) Brocade
5 6 (22.22%) Oracle
5 6 (22.22%) Sun
5 6 (22.22%) CA
6 3 (11.11%) VMware
6 3 (11.11%) EMC
7 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.70%) Hitachi
8 1 (3.70%) NetApp
8 1 (3.70%) BEA
8 1 (3.70%) BMC