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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 51 76 52
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -24
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 18 5 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.95% 0.64% 3.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.95% 3.18% 11.85%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 19
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +39.28%
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.88% -
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
129 157 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 21.11% 20.10% 29.93%
Number of salaries quoted 121 137 179
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,150 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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 28 April 2016.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 24 (96.00%) Oracle
1 24 (96.00%) Windows
2 23 (92.00%) PowerShell
2 23 (92.00%) Oracle Database
2 23 (92.00%) Windows Server
3 22 (88.00%) .NET Framework
3 22 (88.00%) VMware
3 22 (88.00%) .NET
3 22 (88.00%) Active Directory
4 20 (80.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 19 (76.00%) WebSphere
5 19 (76.00%) Finance
5 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
5 19 (76.00%) Oracle9i Database
5 19 (76.00%) WebLogic
5 19 (76.00%) Oracle ZFS
5 19 (76.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 18 (72.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (72.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 18 (72.00%) JBoss
6 18 (72.00%) DNS
6 18 (72.00%) PKI
6 18 (72.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (64.00%) Banking
7 16 (64.00%) Oracle RMAN
7 16 (64.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 16 (64.00%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (60.00%) MS Excel
8 15 (60.00%) Oracle Forms
8 15 (60.00%) Oracle Reports

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 19 (76.00%) WebLogic
1 19 (76.00%) WebSphere
2 18 (72.00%) JBoss
2 18 (72.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (72.00%) DNS
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) HTTP
2 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (92.00%) Oracle Database
2 20 (80.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 19 (76.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 19 (76.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 16 (64.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 15 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (60.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.00%) PowerBuilder
General
1 19 (76.00%) Finance
2 16 (64.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Consultant
1 22 (88.00%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (12.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 3 (12.00%) Software Consultant
2 3 (12.00%) Software Implementation Consultant
2 3 (12.00%) Technical Implementation Consultant
2 3 (12.00%) VMware Consultant
2 3 (12.00%) VMware Technical Consultant
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Consultant
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Technical Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (4.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) DBA
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Unix Support
4 1 (4.00%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (88.00%) .NET
1 22 (88.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.00%) CSS
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (72.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Windows
2 23 (92.00%) Windows Server
3 18 (72.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (72.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (16.00%) Unix
5 3 (12.00%) Linux
6 1 (4.00%) AIX
6 1 (4.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (4.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (4.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.00%) C#
2 1 (4.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.00%) Perl
2 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.00%) Python
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.00%) VB
System Software
1 22 (88.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (76.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 16 (64.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 15 (60.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 24 (96.00%) Oracle
2 22 (88.00%) VMware
3 19 (76.00%) Microsoft