The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 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 South Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 65 58 61
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 13 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.45% 1.60% 1.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.38% 6.56% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 17
Average salary £33,350 £40,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.62% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,450 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £43,900 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
Operating Systems Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
297 183 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 33.04% 24.34% 25.39%
Number of salaries quoted 267 167 187
Average salary £30,000 £32,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £18,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,900 £38,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Solaris
Yorkshire

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 -1 12 £33,350 +5.87%
Rotherham - 1 £67,500 -
Solaris
Yorkshire

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 42 (89.36%) UNIX
2 30 (63.83%) Linux
3 29 (61.70%) Oracle
4 26 (55.32%) SQL
5 20 (42.55%) HPUX
5 20 (42.55%) Oracle Database
6 18 (38.30%) Data Guard
6 18 (38.30%) Oracle RMAN
7 17 (36.17%) Oracle Database 11g
8 16 (34.04%) Java
8 16 (34.04%) XML
9 15 (31.91%) Banking
10 14 (29.79%) NetBackup
10 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
11 13 (27.66%) Oracle RAC
12 12 (25.53%) Security Cleared
12 12 (25.53%) Web Services
13 11 (23.40%) Oracle8/8i Database
13 11 (23.40%) JBoss
13 11 (23.40%) HTML
13 11 (23.40%) CommVault
14 10 (21.28%) C
14 10 (21.28%) Finance
15 9 (19.15%) Hibernate
15 9 (19.15%) WebSphere
15 9 (19.15%) PL/SQL
15 9 (19.15%) AIX
15 9 (19.15%) Red Hat
16 8 (17.02%) SAN
17 7 (14.89%) Eclipse

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 9 (19.15%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.38%) Apache
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (4.26%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.13%) nginx
4 1 (2.13%) Gunicorn
4 1 (2.13%) uWSGI
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.13%) CloudFront
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.02%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (42.55%) Oracle Database
2 17 (36.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
4 11 (23.40%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (6.38%) MySQL
7 2 (4.26%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.26%) Toad
2 2 (4.26%) PowerBuilder
2 2 (4.26%) JIRA
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (31.91%) Banking
2 10 (21.28%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Legal
3 1 (2.13%) Advertising
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) DBA
2 17 (36.17%) Oracle DBA
3 15 (31.91%) Administrator
4 14 (29.79%) UNIX Administrator
5 11 (23.40%) Developer
6 10 (21.28%) SQL DBA
7 9 (19.15%) Analyst
8 7 (14.89%) IT Consultant
8 7 (14.89%) Consultant
8 7 (14.89%) Technical Consultant
8 7 (14.89%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (8.51%) Analyst Developer
9 4 (8.51%) Java Developer
9 4 (8.51%) Technical Developer
10 3 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 3 (6.38%) UNIX Engineer
10 3 (6.38%) UNIX Support Engineer
10 3 (6.38%) UNIX Support
10 3 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (6.38%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.04%) XML
2 12 (25.53%) Web Services
3 11 (23.40%) HTML
4 9 (19.15%) Hibernate
5 7 (14.89%) SOAP
6 6 (12.77%) .NET
7 5 (10.64%) Middleware
7 5 (10.64%) VXML
8 2 (4.26%) J2EE
8 2 (4.26%) EJB
8 2 (4.26%) DHTML
8 2 (4.26%) XSL
9 1 (2.13%) LAMP
9 1 (2.13%) WSGI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) IVR
1 5 (10.64%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 42 (89.36%) UNIX
2 30 (63.83%) Linux
3 20 (42.55%) HPUX
4 9 (19.15%) AIX
5 3 (6.38%) Windows
6 1 (2.13%) Debian
6 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.77%) Scrum
2 5 (10.64%) Data Analysis
2 5 (10.64%) Analytics
3 3 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (6.38%) Change Management
4 2 (4.26%) Automated Testing
4 2 (4.26%) Business Analysis
4 2 (4.26%) Web Development
4 2 (4.26%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (4.26%) TDD
4 2 (4.26%) CRM
5 1 (2.13%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.13%) TOGAF
5 1 (2.13%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.13%) Web Application Development
5 1 (2.13%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (55.32%) SQL
2 16 (34.04%) Java
3 10 (21.28%) C
4 9 (19.15%) PL/SQL
5 5 (10.64%) C++
6 2 (4.26%) COBOL
6 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.13%) Python
7 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.64%) Degree
2 5 (10.64%) OCP
2 5 (10.64%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (6.38%) Sun Certification
4 2 (4.26%) ISEB
4 2 (4.26%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.13%) MCSE
5 1 (2.13%) CCNP
5 1 (2.13%) CCNA
5 1 (2.13%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (2.13%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (38.30%) Oracle RMAN
2 13 (27.66%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (6.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 18 (38.30%) Data Guard
2 14 (29.79%) NetBackup
3 2 (4.26%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.13%) MOM
4 1 (2.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 29 (61.70%) Oracle
2 11 (23.40%) JBoss
2 11 (23.40%) CommVault
3 9 (19.15%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.38%) Symantec
4 3 (6.38%) VMware
4 3 (6.38%) Veritas
4 3 (6.38%) Sun
5 2 (4.26%) HP
6 1 (2.13%) EMC
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco
6 1 (2.13%) Microsoft