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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 83 74 48
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -26
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 10 8 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.90% 1.08% 4.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.12% 4.79% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 35
Average salary £40,000 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £43,500 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £43,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
243 167 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 21.95% 22.54% 33.73%
Number of salaries quoted 202 121 250
Average salary £40,000 £29,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -25.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £44,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -7 5 £40,000 -
Harrogate -15 3 £57,000 +31.03%
Selby - 2 £20,000 -
Solaris
Yorkshire

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 20 (83.33%) Linux
2 18 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 12 (50.00%) UNIX
4 11 (45.83%) TCP/IP
4 11 (45.83%) Cisco
4 11 (45.83%) HPUX
5 10 (41.67%) DNS
5 10 (41.67%) Firmware
5 10 (41.67%) Citrix
5 10 (41.67%) Shell Script
5 10 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (37.50%) Management Information System
6 9 (37.50%) ITIL
7 8 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (33.33%) HP
7 8 (33.33%) Finance
7 8 (33.33%) SAN
8 7 (29.17%) Incident Management
8 7 (29.17%) WebLogic
8 7 (29.17%) J2EE
8 7 (29.17%) MySQL
8 7 (29.17%) JBoss
8 7 (29.17%) Apache
8 7 (29.17%) Tomcat
8 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
8 7 (29.17%) Problem Management
8 7 (29.17%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (29.17%) CentOS
9 6 (25.00%) NetScaler
9 6 (25.00%) Brocade

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 7 (29.17%) WebLogic
1 7 (29.17%) Apache
1 7 (29.17%) Tomcat
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) TCP/IP
2 10 (41.67%) DNS
3 8 (33.33%) SAN
4 6 (25.00%) NetScaler
4 6 (25.00%) SSL
5 2 (8.33%) NAS
6 1 (4.17%) Internet
6 1 (4.17%) SSH
6 1 (4.17%) LDAP
6 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
1 9 (37.50%) UNIX Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Incident Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Administrator
4 4 (16.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 4 (16.67%) UNIX Administrator
4 4 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (12.50%) UNIX Systems Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Storage Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) UNIX Support
7 1 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) J2EE
2 1 (4.17%) SOAP
2 1 (4.17%) XML
2 1 (4.17%) Middleware
2 1 (4.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Firmware
2 9 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 6 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Linux
2 12 (50.00%) UNIX
3 11 (45.83%) HPUX
4 10 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (29.17%) CentOS
6 4 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) ITIL
2 7 (29.17%) Incident Management
2 7 (29.17%) Problem Management
2 7 (29.17%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 6 (25.00%) Migration
4 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 4 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) Information Security
6 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.17%) Service Management
6 1 (4.17%) Workflow
6 1 (4.17%) DevOps
6 1 (4.17%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) Shell Script
2 3 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) Perl
3 1 (4.17%) Python
3 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (12.50%) PMP
2 3 (12.50%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 11 (45.83%) Cisco
3 10 (41.67%) Citrix
4 8 (33.33%) HP
5 7 (29.17%) JBoss
6 6 (25.00%) CA
6 6 (25.00%) Brocade
7 4 (16.67%) Sun
7 4 (16.67%) VMware
8 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 2 (8.33%) Oracle
10 1 (4.17%) NetApp
10 1 (4.17%) EMC