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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 61 43 49
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 19 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.53% 3.39% 3.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.55% 10.95% 12.38%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 24
Average salary £40,000 £28,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £32,200 £32,410
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
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
199 137 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 26.53% 31.00% 29.19%
Number of salaries quoted 173 121 174
Average salary £34,000 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £21,300 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 31 October 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 32 (91.43%) UNIX
2 24 (68.57%) Oracle
3 23 (65.71%) Linux
4 19 (54.29%) SQL
5 16 (45.71%) NetBackup
6 14 (40.00%) HPUX
7 12 (34.29%) Oracle RAC
8 11 (31.43%) Oracle Database 11g
8 11 (31.43%) Oracle RMAN
8 11 (31.43%) VMware
8 11 (31.43%) Data Guard
8 11 (31.43%) Oracle Database
8 11 (31.43%) JBoss
8 11 (31.43%) SAN
8 11 (31.43%) Red Hat
9 10 (28.57%) Finance
10 9 (25.71%) WebSphere
10 9 (25.71%) Banking
10 9 (25.71%) CommVault
10 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
10 9 (25.71%) PL/SQL
10 9 (25.71%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 8 (22.86%) EMC
11 8 (22.86%) Shell Script
12 7 (20.00%) Hibernate
12 7 (20.00%) Project Management
12 7 (20.00%) Windows
12 7 (20.00%) Eclipse
12 7 (20.00%) HTML
12 7 (20.00%) Java

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 11 (31.43%) JBoss
2 9 (25.71%) WebSphere
3 5 (14.29%) Apache
4 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) SAN
2 5 (14.29%) NAS
2 5 (14.29%) DNS
3 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.71%) LDAP
5 1 (2.86%) DHCP
5 1 (2.86%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (31.43%) Oracle Database 11g
1 11 (31.43%) Oracle Database
2 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.71%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (5.71%) Informix
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (5.71%) MySQL
3 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 9 (25.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) DBA
1 10 (28.57%) Oracle DBA
2 9 (25.71%) SQL DBA
3 8 (22.86%) Technical Consultant
3 8 (22.86%) Consultant
4 7 (20.00%) Analyst
4 7 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (17.14%) IT Consultant
6 5 (14.29%) Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Technical Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Java Developer
7 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) Architect
8 3 (8.57%) UNIX Administrator
8 3 (8.57%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (8.57%) Administrator
8 3 (8.57%) Linux Support Engineer
8 3 (8.57%) UNIX Support
8 3 (8.57%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) Web Services
1 7 (20.00%) XML
1 7 (20.00%) HTML
1 7 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (17.14%) .NET
2 6 (17.14%) SOAP
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (5.71%) Middleware
3 2 (5.71%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 32 (91.43%) UNIX
2 23 (65.71%) Linux
3 14 (40.00%) HPUX
4 7 (20.00%) Windows
5 5 (14.29%) AIX
6 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Project Management
2 6 (17.14%) Scrum
2 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.29%) ITIL
4 3 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (8.57%) Migration
4 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.71%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.86%) Information Security
6 1 (2.86%) BCP
6 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) SQL
2 9 (25.71%) PL/SQL
3 8 (22.86%) Shell Script
4 7 (20.00%) Java
5 4 (11.43%) Perl
6 2 (5.71%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) NCDA
3 1 (2.86%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (34.29%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (31.43%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
5 3 (8.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (5.71%) vSphere
6 2 (5.71%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 16 (45.71%) NetBackup
2 11 (31.43%) Data Guard
3 3 (8.57%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (8.57%) Control-M
4 1 (2.86%) EMC Navisphere
4 1 (2.86%) SCOM
4 1 (2.86%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.86%) Puppet
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 24 (68.57%) Oracle
2 11 (31.43%) Red Hat
2 11 (31.43%) VMware
3 9 (25.71%) CommVault
4 8 (22.86%) EMC
5 5 (14.29%) HP
5 5 (14.29%) NetApp
6 4 (11.43%) Cisco
7 3 (8.57%) IBM
7 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
7 3 (8.57%) Sun
7 3 (8.57%) BMC
7 3 (8.57%) Hitachi
7 3 (8.57%) F5
7 3 (8.57%) Veritas
8 2 (5.71%) Novell
9 1 (2.86%) Symantec
9 1 (2.86%) McAfee
9 1 (2.86%) Citrix
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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