The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 73 42 48
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +6
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 6 28 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.77% 3.77% 2.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.92% 12.79% 9.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 6
Average salary £39,000 £28,500 £32,200
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% -11.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £27,450 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £39,335 £38,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Solaris
South 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 Sheffield region.

Operating Systems Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
153 219 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 19.67% 29.48% 23.90%
Number of salaries quoted 130 186 96
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% -8.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Solaris
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Sheffield region.

Solaris Salary Trend in Sheffield

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 29 (76.32%) UNIX
2 22 (57.89%) Linux
3 20 (52.63%) Oracle
4 19 (50.00%) SQL
5 17 (44.74%) JBoss
6 16 (42.11%) PL/SQL
6 16 (42.11%) WebSphere
7 14 (36.84%) AIX
7 14 (36.84%) HPUX
7 14 (36.84%) SAN
8 13 (34.21%) IBM
8 13 (34.21%) Security Cleared
8 13 (34.21%) LPAR
9 12 (31.58%) VMware
9 12 (31.58%) Windows
10 10 (26.32%) WebSphere Application Server
10 10 (26.32%) HTML
10 10 (26.32%) Java
10 10 (26.32%) Shell Script
11 8 (21.05%) Middleware
11 8 (21.05%) Eclipse
11 8 (21.05%) WebLogic
11 8 (21.05%) SOAP
11 8 (21.05%) Web Services
11 8 (21.05%) XML
11 8 (21.05%) Oracle Forms
11 8 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (21.05%) Oracle RMAN
11 8 (21.05%) Hibernate
11 8 (21.05%) Finance

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 17 (44.74%) JBoss
2 16 (42.11%) WebSphere
3 10 (26.32%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (21.05%) WebLogic
5 2 (5.26%) Apache
6 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (36.84%) SAN
2 1 (2.63%) Firewall
2 1 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.63%) Network Security
2 1 (2.63%) NAS
2 1 (2.63%) LDAP
2 1 (2.63%) LAN
2 1 (2.63%) WAN
2 1 (2.63%) DNS
2 1 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle Database 12c
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle Database
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (5.26%) MySQL
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.63%) Informix
5 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle Forms
1 8 (21.05%) Eclipse
2 7 (18.42%) Ant
3 2 (5.26%) PowerBuilder
General
1 8 (21.05%) Finance
2 7 (18.42%) Banking
3 4 (10.53%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Administrator
2 13 (34.21%) Systems Administrator
2 13 (34.21%) AIX Administrator
3 10 (26.32%) Developer
4 8 (21.05%) Java Developer
5 7 (18.42%) Oracle DBA
5 7 (18.42%) DBA
6 6 (15.79%) Technical Consultant
6 6 (15.79%) Consultant
7 5 (13.16%) Oracle Consultant
7 5 (13.16%) Oracle Technical Consultant
8 3 (7.89%) Architect
9 2 (5.26%) Analyst
9 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Product Analyst
10 1 (2.63%) Security Manager
10 1 (2.63%) Linux Engineer
10 1 (2.63%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) HTML
2 8 (21.05%) Hibernate
2 8 (21.05%) SOAP
2 8 (21.05%) Web Services
2 8 (21.05%) XML
2 8 (21.05%) Middleware
2 8 (21.05%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (5.26%) .NET
3 2 (5.26%) CSS
4 1 (2.63%) Spring
4 1 (2.63%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) LPAR
2 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.63%) CLARiiON
2 1 (2.63%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 29 (76.32%) UNIX
2 22 (57.89%) Linux
3 14 (36.84%) AIX
3 14 (36.84%) HPUX
4 12 (31.58%) Windows
5 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.26%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.26%) SUSE
5 2 (5.26%) Debian
5 2 (5.26%) Ubuntu
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.42%) TDD
3 3 (7.89%) Project Management
4 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.26%) Business Analysis
4 2 (5.26%) Data Protection
4 2 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.63%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (2.63%) ITIL
5 1 (2.63%) BCP
5 1 (2.63%) Computer Security
5 1 (2.63%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.63%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 19 (50.00%) SQL
2 16 (42.11%) PL/SQL
3 10 (26.32%) Shell Script
3 10 (26.32%) Java
4 6 (15.79%) COBOL
5 4 (10.53%) Python
6 3 (7.89%) Perl
6 3 (7.89%) PHP
7 2 (5.26%) C++
7 2 (5.26%) Uniface
7 2 (5.26%) VBScript
7 2 (5.26%) VB
7 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) CISSP
2 1 (2.63%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (2.63%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) vSphere
2 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle RMAN
1 8 (21.05%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) Oracle
2 13 (34.21%) IBM
3 12 (31.58%) VMware
4 6 (15.79%) Red Hat
5 4 (10.53%) Tieto
6 3 (7.89%) Cisco
7 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.26%) Northgate
8 1 (2.63%) HP
8 1 (2.63%) EMC
8 1 (2.63%) Juniper
8 1 (2.63%) NetApp
8 1 (2.63%) Novell
8 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HSBC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago