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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 65 54 52
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 7 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.00% 2.22% 1.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.27% 7.14% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 7
Average salary £39,000 £33,350 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.94% -11.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £30,100 £27,080
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £33,350 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £46,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+2.71% +6.97%
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
164 196 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 23.53% 31.11% 23.58%
Number of salaries quoted 147 174 114
Average salary £39,000 £33,350 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.94% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £100,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 29 May 2015.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 27 (90.00%) UNIX
2 20 (66.67%) Linux
3 14 (46.67%) SQL
3 14 (46.67%) Oracle
4 13 (43.33%) AIX
5 12 (40.00%) IBM
5 12 (40.00%) SAN
5 12 (40.00%) HPUX
5 12 (40.00%) HTML
5 12 (40.00%) Java
5 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 12 (40.00%) LPAR
6 11 (36.67%) Finance
7 10 (33.33%) PL/SQL
8 9 (30.00%) JBoss
8 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (30.00%) Banking
9 8 (26.67%) WebSphere
9 8 (26.67%) Hibernate
9 8 (26.67%) SOAP
9 8 (26.67%) Web Services
9 8 (26.67%) XML
9 8 (26.67%) Eclipse
10 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
10 7 (23.33%) Ant
10 7 (23.33%) WebSphere Application Server
10 7 (23.33%) TDD
11 6 (20.00%) Windows
12 5 (16.67%) C++
12 5 (16.67%) PHP

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 9 (30.00%) JBoss
2 8 (26.67%) WebSphere
3 7 (23.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (6.67%) Apache
5 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (3.33%) LAN
3 1 (3.33%) WAN
3 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) DNS
3 1 (3.33%) SSL
3 1 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (3.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) Informix
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Eclipse
2 7 (23.33%) Ant
3 4 (13.33%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 9 (30.00%) Banking
3 4 (13.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.33%) Legal
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Administrator
2 12 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 12 (40.00%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) AIX Administrator
3 8 (26.67%) Java Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Analyst Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Product Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.33%) Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Business Developer
6 1 (3.33%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.33%) UNIX Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Information Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) HTML
2 8 (26.67%) Hibernate
2 8 (26.67%) SOAP
2 8 (26.67%) Web Services
2 8 (26.67%) XML
3 4 (13.33%) .NET
3 4 (13.33%) CSS
4 1 (3.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) LPAR
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.33%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 27 (90.00%) UNIX
2 20 (66.67%) Linux
3 13 (43.33%) AIX
4 12 (40.00%) HPUX
5 6 (20.00%) Windows
6 5 (16.67%) SUSE
6 5 (16.67%) Debian
6 5 (16.67%) Ubuntu
7 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
7 4 (13.33%) Windows 8
7 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (13.33%) Windows XP
7 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) TDD
3 4 (13.33%) Business Analysis
3 4 (13.33%) SDLC
4 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.33%) RUP
5 1 (3.33%) BCP
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL
5 1 (3.33%) UML
5 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.33%) Information Security
5 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.33%) Computer Security
5 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.33%) Security Patching
5 1 (3.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) SQL
2 12 (40.00%) Java
3 10 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 5 (16.67%) C++
4 5 (16.67%) PHP
4 5 (16.67%) Python
5 4 (13.33%) Uniface
5 4 (13.33%) VBScript
5 4 (13.33%) VB
6 2 (6.67%) C
7 1 (3.33%) Tcl
7 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.33%) COBOL
7 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.33%) Perl
7 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.33%) AWK
7 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) CISSP
2 1 (3.33%) RHCE
2 1 (3.33%) Check Point Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Oracle
2 12 (40.00%) IBM
3 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
4 4 (13.33%) Northgate
4 4 (13.33%) Tieto
5 2 (6.67%) VMware
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco
6 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.33%) Juniper
6 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
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