The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 45 47 51
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 28 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.78% 2.19% 3.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.79% 9.24% 13.57%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 15
Average salary £28,500 £32,200 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.49% -14.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £29,850 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,335 £38,600 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
219 119 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 29.55% 23.66% 22.44%
Number of salaries quoted 186 96 124
Average salary £30,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Solaris
South Yorkshire

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 17 April 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 41 (80.39%) UNIX
2 34 (66.67%) Linux
2 34 (66.67%) Oracle
3 30 (58.82%) Oracle Database
4 29 (56.86%) SQL
5 25 (49.02%) HPUX
6 23 (45.10%) Oracle RMAN
6 23 (45.10%) Data Guard
7 22 (43.14%) Oracle Database 11g
7 22 (43.14%) SQL Server
8 19 (37.25%) NetBackup
9 18 (35.29%) Oracle RAC
10 16 (31.37%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 16 (31.37%) CommVault
11 15 (29.41%) Banking
12 13 (25.49%) Security Cleared
13 12 (23.53%) Web Services
14 11 (21.57%) XML
14 11 (21.57%) JBoss
14 11 (21.57%) HTML
14 11 (21.57%) Java
14 11 (21.57%) Finance
15 10 (19.61%) AIX
15 10 (19.61%) Red Hat
16 9 (17.65%) SAN
16 9 (17.65%) Oracle Database 10g
16 9 (17.65%) PL/SQL
16 9 (17.65%) Hibernate
16 9 (17.65%) WebSphere
17 8 (15.69%) Oracle Application Server

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 9 (17.65%) WebSphere
2 8 (15.69%) Oracle Application Server
3 7 (13.73%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (5.88%) Apache
5 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.96%) nginx
6 1 (1.96%) Gunicorn
6 1 (1.96%) uWSGI
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.96%) CloudFront
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (58.82%) Oracle Database
2 22 (43.14%) SQL Server
2 22 (43.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 16 (31.37%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 9 (17.65%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (13.73%) Oracle9i Database
6 6 (11.76%) MySQL
7 3 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (5.88%) Data Mining
7 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (5.88%) OLAP
7 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.96%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Oracle Forms
1 7 (13.73%) PowerBuilder
2 2 (3.92%) JIRA
2 2 (3.92%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.92%) Toad
General
1 15 (29.41%) Banking
2 11 (21.57%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Legal
3 1 (1.96%) Advertising
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (45.10%) DBA
2 22 (43.14%) Oracle DBA
3 16 (31.37%) Administrator
4 15 (29.41%) UNIX Administrator
4 15 (29.41%) SQL DBA
5 10 (19.61%) Developer
6 7 (13.73%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Business Developer
8 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (5.88%) SQL Developer
8 3 (5.88%) UNIX Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) UNIX Support Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) UNIX Support
8 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) SQL Server BI Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.53%) Web Services
2 11 (21.57%) XML
2 11 (21.57%) HTML
3 9 (17.65%) Hibernate
4 7 (13.73%) DHTML
4 7 (13.73%) J2EE
4 7 (13.73%) EJB
4 7 (13.73%) XSL
5 3 (5.88%) MDX
6 2 (3.92%) SOAP
7 1 (1.96%) .NET
7 1 (1.96%) LAMP
7 1 (1.96%) WSGI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.96%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 41 (80.39%) UNIX
2 34 (66.67%) Linux
3 25 (49.02%) HPUX
4 10 (19.61%) AIX
5 3 (5.88%) Windows
6 1 (1.96%) Debian
6 1 (1.96%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (13.73%) TDD
1 7 (13.73%) Web Development
2 4 (7.84%) Change Management
3 3 (5.88%) ETL
3 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (3.92%) CRM
4 2 (3.92%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (3.92%) Automated Testing
4 2 (3.92%) Business Analysis
5 1 (1.96%) IT Governance
5 1 (1.96%) High Availability
5 1 (1.96%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (1.96%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (1.96%) Web Application Development
5 1 (1.96%) ITIL
5 1 (1.96%) Scrum
5 1 (1.96%) Project Management
5 1 (1.96%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.96%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 29 (56.86%) SQL
2 11 (21.57%) Java
3 9 (17.65%) PL/SQL
4 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
4 7 (13.73%) COBOL
5 5 (9.80%) C
6 4 (7.84%) Shell Script
7 3 (5.88%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.88%) Perl
7 3 (5.88%) PHP
8 1 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (25.49%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.80%) OCP
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (5.88%) Sun Certification
4 2 (3.92%) ISEB
4 2 (3.92%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.96%) Degree
5 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.96%) MCSE
5 1 (1.96%) CCNP
5 1 (1.96%) CCNA
5 1 (1.96%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.96%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (45.10%) Oracle RMAN
2 18 (35.29%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (5.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 23 (45.10%) Data Guard
2 19 (37.25%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.92%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.96%) MOM
4 1 (1.96%) Nagios
Vendors
1 34 (66.67%) Oracle
2 16 (31.37%) CommVault
3 11 (21.57%) JBoss
4 10 (19.61%) Red Hat
5 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
6 3 (5.88%) Sun
6 3 (5.88%) Veritas
6 3 (5.88%) Symantec
6 3 (5.88%) VMware
6 3 (5.88%) ION Trading
7 2 (3.92%) HP
8 1 (1.96%) Cisco
8 1 (1.96%) SAP
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago