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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 84 102 64
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -38
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 11 6 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.02% 0.54% 2.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.72% 1.70% 9.50%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 16
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,550 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,350 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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
233 353 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 21.67% 31.60% 26.42%
Number of salaries quoted 178 236 144
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 - 3 £35,000 - 1
Solaris
Yorkshire

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 14 (93.33%) UNIX
2 13 (86.67%) Integration Testing
3 12 (80.00%) LDAP
3 12 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 12 (80.00%) DNS
4 10 (66.67%) Perl
4 10 (66.67%) Shell Script
4 10 (66.67%) Service Management
4 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
5 9 (60.00%) Oracle Database
5 9 (60.00%) Oracle
6 8 (53.33%) Firewall
6 8 (53.33%) SAN
7 7 (46.67%) Client/Server
7 7 (46.67%) DHCP
7 7 (46.67%) HP
7 7 (46.67%) CMDB
8 5 (33.33%) Middleware
8 5 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 5 (33.33%) ITIL
8 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (26.67%) Oracle Fusion
10 2 (13.33%) Project Management
10 2 (13.33%) Finance
10 2 (13.33%) VMware
10 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
10 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
10 2 (13.33%) Windows
10 2 (13.33%) Cisco

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (13.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) LDAP
1 12 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 12 (80.00%) DNS
2 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 8 (53.33%) SAN
3 7 (46.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Administrator
1 9 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (40.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
2 6 (40.00%) Solaris Administrator
2 6 (40.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 6 (40.00%) UNIX Administrator
3 4 (26.67%) UNIX Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Senior UNIX Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Middleware
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Client/Server
1 7 (46.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) UNIX
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Integration Testing
2 10 (66.67%) Service Management
3 5 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Perl
1 10 (66.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) PMP
2 2 (13.33%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 7 (46.67%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Sun
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix