The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 50 61 55
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 6 4 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.31% 0.73% 3.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.14% 4.08% 13.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 27
Median salary £33,250 £40,000 £36,800
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.87% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £40,000 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -4.44%

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
84 98 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 18.38% 17.79% 28.75%
Number of salaries quoted 75 86 176
Median salary £27,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield region citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing Solaris also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 15 (93.75%) Unix
2 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) JBoss
2 14 (87.50%) VMware
2 14 (87.50%) WebSphere
3 13 (81.25%) PowerShell
3 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
3 13 (81.25%) WebLogic
3 13 (81.25%) .NET
3 13 (81.25%) Oracle
4 12 (75.00%) Linux
5 11 (68.75%) Perl
5 11 (68.75%) Python
5 11 (68.75%) Java
5 11 (68.75%) DevOps
6 10 (62.50%) Bash Shell
6 10 (62.50%) BeanShell
6 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
6 10 (62.50%) Ant
6 10 (62.50%) PL/SQL
6 10 (62.50%) SQL
6 10 (62.50%) Subversion
6 10 (62.50%) .NET Framework
6 10 (62.50%) Maven
7 9 (56.25%) Fintech
8 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
9 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
9 4 (25.00%) Citrix
9 4 (25.00%) Firewall
9 4 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (87.50%) JBoss
1 14 (87.50%) WebSphere
2 13 (81.25%) WebLogic
3 4 (25.00%) IIS
3 4 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (6.25%) Apache
4 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) SaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Ant
1 10 (62.50%) Maven
1 10 (62.50%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (6.25%) ClearCase
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Hudson
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (56.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 9 (56.25%) Unix Engineer
3 8 (50.00%) Build and Configuration Engineer
3 8 (50.00%) Build Engineer
3 8 (50.00%) Configuration Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Citrix Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Citrix Technical Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) VMware Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) VMware Technical Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Environment Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) .NET Framework
3 2 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Fintech
2 3 (18.75%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Unix
2 14 (87.50%) Windows
3 12 (75.00%) Linux
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.25%) AIX
6 1 (6.25%) CentOS
6 1 (6.25%) Debian
6 1 (6.25%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) DevOps
2 3 (18.75%) Software Deployment
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Demand Forecasting
3 1 (6.25%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
3 1 (6.25%) TDD
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) PowerShell
2 11 (68.75%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) Perl
2 11 (68.75%) Python
3 10 (62.50%) Bash Shell
3 10 (62.50%) BeanShell
3 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 10 (62.50%) PL/SQL
3 10 (62.50%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) C
4 1 (6.25%) COBOL
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
4 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) Terminal Services
2 3 (18.75%) vCloud
2 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
2 3 (18.75%) vSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) Ansible
2 1 (6.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) VMware
2 13 (81.25%) Oracle
3 4 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft