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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 46 43 59
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +16
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 31 28 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.43% 4.09% 1.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.83% 16.77% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 30 28 7
Average salary £36,800 £32,775 £32,200
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.28% +1.78%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
209 167 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 29.86% 24.42% 29.26%
Number of salaries quoted 171 149 153
Average salary £34,500 £32,200 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £24,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,500 £44,500
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
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 January 2015.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 40 (83.33%) UNIX
2 30 (62.50%) Linux
3 26 (54.17%) Oracle
4 21 (43.75%) SQL
5 20 (41.67%) JBoss
5 20 (41.67%) SAN
6 19 (39.58%) VMware
7 17 (35.42%) WebSphere
7 17 (35.42%) HPUX
7 17 (35.42%) PL/SQL
8 15 (31.25%) IBM
8 15 (31.25%) Shell Script
9 14 (29.17%) AIX
10 13 (27.08%) Windows
11 12 (25.00%) Security Cleared
11 12 (25.00%) LPAR
12 11 (22.92%) Data Guard
12 11 (22.92%) Oracle Database 11g
12 11 (22.92%) Oracle RMAN
12 11 (22.92%) Red Hat
12 11 (22.92%) Oracle Database
13 10 (20.83%) WebSphere Application Server
13 10 (20.83%) NetBackup
13 10 (20.83%) Banking
14 9 (18.75%) Project Management
14 9 (18.75%) Hibernate
14 9 (18.75%) Web Services
14 9 (18.75%) XML
14 9 (18.75%) HTML
14 9 (18.75%) Java

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 20 (41.67%) JBoss
2 17 (35.42%) WebSphere
3 10 (20.83%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (16.67%) WebLogic
5 7 (14.58%) Apache
6 3 (6.25%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (41.67%) SAN
2 6 (12.50%) DNS
3 5 (10.42%) NAS
4 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.17%) LDAP
6 1 (2.08%) Firewall
6 1 (2.08%) Network Security
6 1 (2.08%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.08%) MPLS
6 1 (2.08%) SSL
6 1 (2.08%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.92%) Oracle Database 11g
1 11 (22.92%) Oracle Database
2 8 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 6 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.25%) MySQL
4 3 (6.25%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 2 (4.17%) Informix
5 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Eclipse
2 8 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (14.58%) Ant
General
1 10 (20.83%) Banking
2 8 (16.67%) Finance
3 4 (8.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (29.17%) Administrator
2 12 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 12 (25.00%) AIX Administrator
3 10 (20.83%) Oracle DBA
3 10 (20.83%) DBA
4 8 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 8 (16.67%) Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Consultant
5 6 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (10.42%) Oracle Consultant
6 5 (10.42%) Architect
6 5 (10.42%) Oracle Technical Consultant
7 4 (8.33%) UNIX Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Support Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (6.25%) SQL DBA
8 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (6.25%) UNIX Support Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) UNIX Support
8 3 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.75%) Hibernate
1 9 (18.75%) Web Services
1 9 (18.75%) XML
1 9 (18.75%) HTML
2 8 (16.67%) SOAP
2 8 (16.67%) Middleware
2 8 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (4.17%) X-Windows
4 1 (2.08%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) LPAR
2 5 (10.42%) CLARiiON
3 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (83.33%) UNIX
2 30 (62.50%) Linux
3 17 (35.42%) HPUX
4 14 (29.17%) AIX
5 13 (27.08%) Windows
6 3 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (6.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) Project Management
2 8 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.58%) TDD
4 5 (10.42%) ITIL
4 5 (10.42%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.25%) Migration
5 3 (6.25%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.17%) BCP
6 2 (4.17%) Information Security
7 1 (2.08%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.08%) Computer Security
7 1 (2.08%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (43.75%) SQL
2 17 (35.42%) PL/SQL
3 15 (31.25%) Shell Script
4 9 (18.75%) Java
5 6 (12.50%) Perl
5 6 (12.50%) COBOL
6 2 (4.17%) Python
6 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (2.08%) CISSP
3 1 (2.08%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (22.92%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (6.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (6.25%) vSphere
6 2 (4.17%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (22.92%) Data Guard
2 10 (20.83%) NetBackup
3 3 (6.25%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (6.25%) Control-M
4 1 (2.08%) EMC Navisphere
4 1 (2.08%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.08%) SCOM
4 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (2.08%) Puppet
4 1 (2.08%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 26 (54.17%) Oracle
2 19 (39.58%) VMware
3 15 (31.25%) IBM
4 11 (22.92%) Red Hat
5 8 (16.67%) EMC
6 6 (12.50%) Cisco
7 5 (10.42%) NetApp
7 5 (10.42%) HP
8 4 (8.33%) Tieto
8 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
9 3 (6.25%) Sun
9 3 (6.25%) BMC
9 3 (6.25%) CommVault
9 3 (6.25%) Hitachi
9 3 (6.25%) Veritas
9 3 (6.25%) F5
10 2 (4.17%) Novell
11 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
11 1 (2.08%) Symantec
11 1 (2.08%) McAfee
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago