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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 81 76 67
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 10 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.91% 1.71% 2.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.39% 5.71% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 15
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -17.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
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
228 280 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 20.86% 29.85% 22.26%
Number of salaries quoted 171 201 141
Average salary £39,862 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.89% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,850 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Harrogate -2 3 £45,000 +150.00%
Solaris
Yorkshire

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 14 (82.35%) UNIX
2 12 (70.59%) TCP/IP
2 12 (70.59%) DNS
3 11 (64.71%) Shell Script
4 9 (52.94%) Integration Testing
4 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
5 8 (47.06%) SAN
5 8 (47.06%) Firewall
5 8 (47.06%) HP
5 8 (47.06%) LDAP
6 7 (41.18%) DHCP
6 7 (41.18%) Perl
6 7 (41.18%) Service Management
6 7 (41.18%) Client/Server
6 7 (41.18%) CMDB
7 5 (29.41%) Middleware
7 5 (29.41%) Oracle
7 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
8 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
8 4 (23.53%) Project Management
8 4 (23.53%) Windows
8 4 (23.53%) HPUX
8 4 (23.53%) Linux
8 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (23.53%) Cisco
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 4 (23.53%) Sun
8 4 (23.53%) Citrix
8 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
8 4 (23.53%) VMware

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (23.53%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) TCP/IP
1 12 (70.59%) DNS
2 8 (47.06%) SAN
2 8 (47.06%) Firewall
2 8 (47.06%) LDAP
3 7 (41.18%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (29.41%) Administrator
1 5 (29.41%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 5 (29.41%) UNIX Administrator
2 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Project Manager
2 4 (23.53%) UNIX Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) UNIX Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Solaris Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Senior UNIX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Middleware
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Client/Server
1 7 (41.18%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) UNIX
2 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) HPUX
2 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Integration Testing
2 7 (41.18%) Service Management
3 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
3 4 (23.53%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Shell Script
2 7 (41.18%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) PMP
2 4 (23.53%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) HP
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) Sun
3 4 (23.53%) Citrix
3 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
3 4 (23.53%) VMware