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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 83 87 63
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -24
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 10 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.96% 1.13% 2.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.65% 3.55% 9.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 13
Average salary £35,500 £38,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.38% -26.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,750 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +2.27%
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
177 366 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 16.95% 31.80% 22.38%
Number of salaries quoted 158 257 112
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 6 May 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 6 May 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
York +25 6 £35,500 -12.34%
Harrogate -4 4 £48,750 -4.87%
Solaris
Yorkshire

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 18 (100.00%) UNIX
2 12 (66.67%) DNS
3 11 (61.11%) TCP/IP
3 11 (61.11%) LDAP
3 11 (61.11%) Integration Testing
4 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 9 (50.00%) Oracle
4 9 (50.00%) ITIL
4 9 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 8 (44.44%) Perl
5 8 (44.44%) Client/Server
5 8 (44.44%) Firewall
5 8 (44.44%) Shell Script
6 7 (38.89%) Cisco
6 7 (38.89%) HP
7 6 (33.33%) VoIP
7 6 (33.33%) Linux
7 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
7 6 (33.33%) CheckPoint
7 6 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (33.33%) Network Security
8 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
8 5 (27.78%) SolarWinds
8 5 (27.78%) CMDB
8 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (27.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 5 (27.78%) Service Management
8 5 (27.78%) Check Point Certification
8 5 (27.78%) Microsoft

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 3 (16.67%) IIS
1 3 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (66.67%) DNS
2 11 (61.11%) LDAP
2 11 (61.11%) TCP/IP
3 8 (44.44%) Firewall
4 6 (33.33%) VoIP
4 6 (33.33%) Network Security
5 5 (27.78%) SNMP
6 4 (22.22%) MRTG
7 3 (16.67%) IPsec
7 3 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (16.67%) NetScaler
7 3 (16.67%) WAN
7 3 (16.67%) SSL
7 3 (16.67%) SAN
7 3 (16.67%) Internet
7 3 (16.67%) MPLS
8 2 (11.11%) IPv6
8 2 (11.11%) Wireless
8 2 (11.11%) DHCP
9 1 (5.56%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Systems Administrator
1 11 (61.11%) Administrator
2 9 (50.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
2 9 (50.00%) Solaris Administrator
3 6 (33.33%) Network Security Analyst
3 6 (33.33%) Network Analyst
3 6 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 6 (33.33%) Analyst
4 5 (27.78%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 5 (27.78%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Client/Server
2 5 (27.78%) CMDB
3 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) UNIX
2 6 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Integration Testing
2 9 (50.00%) ITIL
3 6 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (27.78%) Service Management
4 5 (27.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 3 (16.67%) Information Security
5 3 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.56%) Project Management
7 1 (5.56%) SIEM
7 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Perl
1 8 (44.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Check Point Certification
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) PMP
2 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
1 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (16.67%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (27.78%) OpenView
3 4 (22.22%) SCOM
4 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle
2 7 (38.89%) Cisco
2 7 (38.89%) HP
3 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 6 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 5 (27.78%) SolarWinds
5 4 (22.22%) Citrix
6 3 (16.67%) Websense
7 2 (11.11%) Fortinet
8 1 (5.56%) Nokia
8 1 (5.56%) Infoblox
8 1 (5.56%) F5
8 1 (5.56%) VMware
8 1 (5.56%) Sun