The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 74 40 61
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +21
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 22 26 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.25% 3.76% 2.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.33% 11.66% 8.97%
Number of salaries quoted 21 21 21
Average salary £40,000 £28,000 £32,200
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Solaris
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 South Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
264 223 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 26.99% 32.23% 29.77%
Number of salaries quoted 238 166 215
Average salary £33,500 £32,200 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.03% -3.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Solaris
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the South Yorkshire region.

Solaris Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Solaris
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Solaris
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -22 22 £40,000 +42.85% 2
Solaris
Yorkshire

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 33 (84.62%) UNIX
2 28 (71.79%) Oracle
3 25 (64.10%) Linux
4 23 (58.97%) SQL
5 17 (43.59%) VMware
6 16 (41.03%) NetBackup
6 16 (41.03%) Oracle RMAN
6 16 (41.03%) Oracle Database 11g
6 16 (41.03%) Data Guard
6 16 (41.03%) Oracle Database
7 15 (38.46%) JBoss
8 14 (35.90%) Oracle RAC
9 13 (33.33%) WebSphere
9 13 (33.33%) Shell Script
9 13 (33.33%) Windows
9 13 (33.33%) PL/SQL
9 13 (33.33%) HPUX
10 12 (30.77%) Red Hat
11 10 (25.64%) EMC
12 9 (23.08%) Finance
12 9 (23.08%) Project Management
12 9 (23.08%) SAN
12 9 (23.08%) CommVault
12 9 (23.08%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
13 8 (20.51%) Banking
14 7 (17.95%) Performance Tuning
14 7 (17.95%) Oracle Fusion
14 7 (17.95%) Oracle Database 12c
14 7 (17.95%) WebLogic

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 15 (38.46%) JBoss
2 13 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 7 (17.95%) WebLogic
4 5 (12.82%) Apache
5 3 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.08%) SAN
2 5 (12.82%) NAS
2 5 (12.82%) DNS
3 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.13%) LDAP
5 1 (2.56%) DHCP
5 1 (2.56%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (41.03%) Oracle Database 11g
1 16 (41.03%) Oracle Database
2 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 9 (23.08%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 7 (17.95%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (17.95%) Oracle Database 12c
4 5 (12.82%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (5.13%) MySQL
6 2 (5.13%) Informix
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (15.38%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (23.08%) Finance
2 8 (20.51%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) DBA
1 15 (38.46%) Oracle DBA
2 10 (25.64%) Technical Consultant
2 10 (25.64%) Consultant
3 9 (23.08%) SQL DBA
4 6 (15.38%) Architect
4 6 (15.38%) Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Analyst Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Java Developer
5 5 (12.82%) IT Consultant
5 5 (12.82%) Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Technical Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Oracle Consultant
6 4 (10.26%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 4 (10.26%) Support Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Technical Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (7.69%) Administrator
7 3 (7.69%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) Middleware
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (15.38%) Hibernate
2 6 (15.38%) HTML
2 6 (15.38%) Web Services
2 6 (15.38%) XML
3 5 (12.82%) .NET
3 5 (12.82%) SOAP
4 2 (5.13%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) CLARiiON
2 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 33 (84.62%) UNIX
2 25 (64.10%) Linux
3 13 (33.33%) Windows
3 13 (33.33%) HPUX
4 4 (10.26%) AIX
5 3 (7.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 3 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) Project Management
2 7 (17.95%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (12.82%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (12.82%) ITIL
3 5 (12.82%) Scrum
3 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.69%) Migration
5 2 (5.13%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.56%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.56%) Information Security
6 1 (2.56%) BCP
6 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 23 (58.97%) SQL
2 13 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 13 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 6 (15.38%) Java
3 6 (15.38%) Perl
4 5 (12.82%) COBOL
5 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) NCDA
2 1 (2.56%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (41.03%) Oracle RMAN
2 14 (35.90%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
5 3 (7.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (5.13%) vSphere
6 2 (5.13%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 16 (41.03%) NetBackup
1 16 (41.03%) Data Guard
2 3 (7.69%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (7.69%) Control-M
3 1 (2.56%) EMC Navisphere
3 1 (2.56%) SCOM
3 1 (2.56%) ZABBIX
3 1 (2.56%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.56%) Puppet
3 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 28 (71.79%) Oracle
2 17 (43.59%) VMware
3 12 (30.77%) Red Hat
4 10 (25.64%) EMC
5 9 (23.08%) CommVault
6 6 (15.38%) NetApp
7 5 (12.82%) HP
7 5 (12.82%) Cisco
8 3 (7.69%) IBM
8 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
8 3 (7.69%) Sun
8 3 (7.69%) BMC
8 3 (7.69%) Hitachi
8 3 (7.69%) F5
8 3 (7.69%) Veritas
9 2 (5.13%) Novell
10 1 (2.56%) Symantec
10 1 (2.56%) McAfee
10 1 (2.56%) Citrix