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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 75 56 63
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +7
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 14 31 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.41% 3.19% 2.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.22% 11.61% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 9
Average salary £36,800 £28,500 £32,200
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.12% -11.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £27,450 £31,260
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £40,000 £34,760
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
225 267 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 22.59% 27.44% 33.38%
Number of salaries quoted 185 226 181
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £23,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £45,000
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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 -21 14 £36,800 +31.42% 1
Rotherham - 1 £42,500 -
Solaris
Yorkshire

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (78.57%) UNIX
2 25 (59.52%) Linux
3 21 (50.00%) Oracle
4 18 (42.86%) JBoss
4 18 (42.86%) SAN
5 17 (40.48%) SQL
5 17 (40.48%) VMware
6 16 (38.10%) WebSphere
6 16 (38.10%) PL/SQL
6 16 (38.10%) IBM
7 14 (33.33%) AIX
7 14 (33.33%) HPUX
8 13 (30.95%) Security Cleared
8 13 (30.95%) LPAR
9 12 (28.57%) Shell Script
10 11 (26.19%) Windows
11 10 (23.81%) WebSphere Application Server
11 10 (23.81%) Banking
12 9 (21.43%) Finance
12 9 (21.43%) Red Hat
13 8 (19.05%) Middleware
13 8 (19.05%) WebLogic
13 8 (19.05%) SOAP
13 8 (19.05%) Web Services
13 8 (19.05%) XML
13 8 (19.05%) HTML
13 8 (19.05%) Java
13 8 (19.05%) Oracle Forms
13 8 (19.05%) Oracle Reports
13 8 (19.05%) Eclipse

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 18 (42.86%) JBoss
2 16 (38.10%) WebSphere
3 10 (23.81%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (19.05%) WebLogic
5 4 (9.52%) Apache
6 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (42.86%) SAN
2 5 (11.90%) DNS
3 4 (9.52%) NAS
4 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.38%) SSL
5 1 (2.38%) LDAP
5 1 (2.38%) LAN
5 1 (2.38%) WAN
5 1 (2.38%) MPLS
5 1 (2.38%) Firewall
5 1 (2.38%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle Reports
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle Database 12c
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle Database
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (4.76%) MySQL
5 1 (2.38%) Informix
5 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle Forms
1 8 (19.05%) Eclipse
2 7 (16.67%) Ant
General
1 10 (23.81%) Banking
2 9 (21.43%) Finance
3 4 (9.52%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Administrator
2 13 (30.95%) Systems Administrator
2 13 (30.95%) AIX Administrator
3 8 (19.05%) Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Java Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
4 7 (16.67%) DBA
5 6 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
5 6 (14.29%) Consultant
6 5 (11.90%) Oracle Consultant
6 5 (11.90%) Oracle Technical Consultant
7 4 (9.52%) Architect
8 3 (7.14%) Support Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
9 2 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Linux Support
9 2 (4.76%) Linux Support Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) UNIX Engineer
10 1 (2.38%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) HTML
1 8 (19.05%) SOAP
1 8 (19.05%) Web Services
1 8 (19.05%) XML
1 8 (19.05%) Middleware
1 8 (19.05%) Hibernate
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.38%) Spring
2 1 (2.38%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) LPAR
2 3 (7.14%) CLARiiON
3 1 (2.38%) Informatics
3 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (78.57%) UNIX
2 25 (59.52%) Linux
3 14 (33.33%) AIX
3 14 (33.33%) HPUX
4 11 (26.19%) Windows
5 3 (7.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (16.67%) Project Management
2 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (16.67%) TDD
3 3 (7.14%) Migration
3 3 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (4.76%) Information Security
4 2 (4.76%) Data Protection
4 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (2.38%) BCP
5 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.38%) Computer Security
5 1 (2.38%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) SQL
2 16 (38.10%) PL/SQL
3 12 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 8 (19.05%) Java
5 6 (14.29%) Perl
5 6 (14.29%) COBOL
6 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.76%) Python
7 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (2.38%) CISSP
3 1 (2.38%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle RAC
1 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (4.76%) vSphere
3 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.38%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle RMAN
1 8 (19.05%) Data Guard
2 4 (9.52%) NetBackup
3 3 (7.14%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (7.14%) Control-M
Vendors
1 21 (50.00%) Oracle
2 17 (40.48%) VMware
3 16 (38.10%) IBM
4 9 (21.43%) Red Hat
5 6 (14.29%) EMC
6 5 (11.90%) Cisco
7 4 (9.52%) HP
7 4 (9.52%) Tieto
8 3 (7.14%) F5
8 3 (7.14%) Veritas
8 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
8 3 (7.14%) Sun
8 3 (7.14%) BMC
8 3 (7.14%) Hitachi
8 3 (7.14%) NetApp
9 1 (2.38%) Novell
9 1 (2.38%) Citrix
9 1 (2.38%) Juniper
9 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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