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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 63 54 40
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -14
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 12 30 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.98% 4.17% 4.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.26% 14.49% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 12 29 27
Average salary £40,000 £36,800 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +26.89%
UK excluding London average salary £41,820 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.06% +5.88%
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
117 207 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 19.28% 28.75% 23.57%
Number of salaries quoted 107 166 144
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £29,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +17.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £24,150 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (85.71%) .NET Framework
2 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 12 (85.71%) Oracle
2 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 12 (85.71%) PowerShell
2 12 (85.71%) Oracle Database
2 12 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 9 (64.29%) Oracle ZFS
3 9 (64.29%) Oracle Database 12c
3 9 (64.29%) Oracle9i Database
3 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (64.29%) Finance
4 8 (57.14%) PKI
4 8 (57.14%) WebSphere
4 8 (57.14%) DNS
4 8 (57.14%) JBoss
4 8 (57.14%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (57.14%) WebLogic
4 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (35.71%) Data Guard
5 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (35.71%) Unix
5 5 (35.71%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (35.71%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (35.71%) MS Excel

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 8 (57.14%) JBoss
1 8 (57.14%) WebLogic
1 8 (57.14%) WebSphere
1 8 (57.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) Oracle Database
2 9 (64.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (64.29%) Oracle Database 12c
2 9 (64.29%) Oracle9i Database
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Consultant
1 12 (85.71%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Implementation Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Software Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Software Implementation Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Implementation Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Technical Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Technical Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) .NET
1 12 (85.71%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) PKI
2 2 (14.29%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
1 12 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (35.71%) Unix
4 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) PowerShell
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle ZFS
2 5 (35.71%) Data Guard
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (85.71%) Oracle
3 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) EMC
4 2 (14.29%) NetApp
4 2 (14.29%) Symantec
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