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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 63 56 52
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 14 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.93% 2.37% 1.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.65% 6.58% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 7
Average salary £39,000 £33,350 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.94% +5.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £36,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
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
183 243 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 25.28% 36.05% 19.72%
Number of salaries quoted 168 216 106
Average salary £39,000 £34,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £57,500
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 31 July 2015.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 18 (94.74%) Linux
2 17 (89.47%) Finance
3 16 (84.21%) UNIX
4 15 (78.95%) Windows
4 15 (78.95%) Oracle
4 15 (78.95%) Red Hat
5 13 (68.42%) Python
5 13 (68.42%) HTML
5 13 (68.42%) Java
5 13 (68.42%) SUSE
5 13 (68.42%) Debian
5 13 (68.42%) Ubuntu
6 12 (63.16%) PHP
6 12 (63.16%) SQL
6 12 (63.16%) CSS
7 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
8 10 (52.63%) C++
9 9 (47.37%) VBScript
9 9 (47.37%) VB
9 9 (47.37%) .NET
9 9 (47.37%) Windows XP
9 9 (47.37%) PowerBuilder
9 9 (47.37%) Uniface
9 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (47.37%) Windows 7
9 9 (47.37%) Business Analysis
9 9 (47.37%) Northgate
9 9 (47.37%) Windows 8
10 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (21.05%) Apache
1 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
2 3 (15.79%) Joomla!
2 3 (15.79%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (15.79%) Commerce Server
2 3 (15.79%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (15.79%) WebSphere Process Server
2 3 (15.79%) PegaRULES
2 3 (15.79%) Drupal
2 3 (15.79%) WordPress
2 3 (15.79%) Node.js
2 3 (15.79%) OpenStack
2 3 (15.79%) CloudStack
2 3 (15.79%) JBoss
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
1 5 (26.32%) Firewall
2 4 (21.05%) HTTP
3 3 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (15.79%) BIG-IP
4 2 (10.53%) SAN
4 2 (10.53%) LAN
4 2 (10.53%) WAN
5 1 (5.26%) NAS
5 1 (5.26%) FCoE
5 1 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (5.26%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (31.58%) Informix
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle OLAP
3 4 (21.05%) OLTP
3 4 (21.05%) OLAP
4 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.26%) HBase
4 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.26%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
General
1 17 (89.47%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Business Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Business Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Architect
3 5 (26.32%) Lead Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Product Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Platform Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.26%) AIX Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Support
6 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) HTML
2 12 (63.16%) CSS
3 9 (47.37%) .NET
4 4 (21.05%) XML
4 4 (21.05%) XSLT
4 4 (21.05%) Middleware
5 3 (15.79%) JSON
5 3 (15.79%) jQuery
5 3 (15.79%) HTML5
5 3 (15.79%) REST
5 3 (15.79%) Express
6 1 (5.26%) Ultra Messaging
6 1 (5.26%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Clustering
1 3 (15.79%) DataPower
2 2 (10.53%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.26%) LPAR
3 1 (5.26%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Linux
2 16 (84.21%) UNIX
3 15 (78.95%) Windows
4 13 (68.42%) SUSE
4 13 (68.42%) Debian
4 13 (68.42%) Ubuntu
5 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (47.37%) Windows XP
5 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (47.37%) Windows 7
5 9 (47.37%) Windows 8
6 6 (31.58%) AIX
7 3 (15.79%) CentOS
7 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (15.79%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (5.26%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Business Analysis
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
3 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
4 3 (15.79%) Network Architecture
4 3 (15.79%) Capacity Management
4 3 (15.79%) Content Management
5 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL
6 1 (5.26%) UML
6 1 (5.26%) RUP
6 1 (5.26%) Benchmarking
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) Java
1 13 (68.42%) Python
2 12 (63.16%) PHP
2 12 (63.16%) SQL
3 10 (52.63%) C++
4 9 (47.37%) VBScript
4 9 (47.37%) VB
4 9 (47.37%) Uniface
5 7 (36.84%) PL/SQL
5 7 (36.84%) C
6 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
7 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
8 4 (21.05%) Perl
8 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
9 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
9 3 (15.79%) Jython
9 3 (15.79%) Korn
10 1 (5.26%) AWK
10 1 (5.26%) Tcl
10 1 (5.26%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) RHCE
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) XenServer
2 3 (15.79%) Xen
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Server
2 3 (15.79%) vSphere
2 3 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (15.79%) pfSense
2 3 (15.79%) KVM
3 1 (5.26%) NFS
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (5.26%) SRDF
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Oracle
1 15 (78.95%) Red Hat
2 9 (47.37%) Northgate
3 5 (26.32%) IBM
4 4 (21.05%) Intel
4 4 (21.05%) VMware
5 3 (15.79%) Endeca
5 3 (15.79%) F5
5 3 (15.79%) Citrix
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco
7 1 (5.26%) DataSynapse
7 1 (5.26%) NetApp
7 1 (5.26%) TIBCO
7 1 (5.26%) EMC
7 1 (5.26%) Sybase
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)
Salary: From £55,000 to £73,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago