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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 86 53 65
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +12
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 7 34 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.68% 3.38% 1.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.33% 11.68% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 7 28 6
Average salary £40,750 £32,175 £32,200
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.65% -0.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £27,450 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £40,000 £38,600
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
210 291 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 20.53% 28.90% 31.21%
Number of salaries quoted 173 244 176
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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 7 £39,000 +34.48% 2
Rotherham - 1 £42,500 -
Solaris
Yorkshire

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 29 (76.32%) UNIX
2 22 (57.89%) Linux
3 20 (52.63%) Oracle
4 19 (50.00%) SQL
5 17 (44.74%) JBoss
6 16 (42.11%) PL/SQL
6 16 (42.11%) WebSphere
7 14 (36.84%) AIX
7 14 (36.84%) HPUX
7 14 (36.84%) SAN
8 13 (34.21%) IBM
8 13 (34.21%) Security Cleared
8 13 (34.21%) LPAR
9 12 (31.58%) VMware
9 12 (31.58%) Windows
10 10 (26.32%) WebSphere Application Server
10 10 (26.32%) HTML
10 10 (26.32%) Java
10 10 (26.32%) Shell Script
11 8 (21.05%) Middleware
11 8 (21.05%) Eclipse
11 8 (21.05%) WebLogic
11 8 (21.05%) SOAP
11 8 (21.05%) Web Services
11 8 (21.05%) XML
11 8 (21.05%) Oracle Forms
11 8 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (21.05%) Oracle RMAN
11 8 (21.05%) Hibernate
11 8 (21.05%) Finance

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 17 (44.74%) JBoss
2 16 (42.11%) WebSphere
3 10 (26.32%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (21.05%) WebLogic
5 2 (5.26%) Apache
6 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (36.84%) SAN
2 1 (2.63%) Firewall
2 1 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.63%) Network Security
2 1 (2.63%) NAS
2 1 (2.63%) LDAP
2 1 (2.63%) LAN
2 1 (2.63%) WAN
2 1 (2.63%) DNS
2 1 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle Database 12c
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle Database
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (5.26%) MySQL
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.63%) Informix
5 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle Forms
1 8 (21.05%) Eclipse
2 7 (18.42%) Ant
3 2 (5.26%) PowerBuilder
General
1 8 (21.05%) Finance
2 7 (18.42%) Banking
3 4 (10.53%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Administrator
2 13 (34.21%) Systems Administrator
2 13 (34.21%) AIX Administrator
3 10 (26.32%) Developer
4 8 (21.05%) Java Developer
5 7 (18.42%) Oracle DBA
5 7 (18.42%) DBA
6 6 (15.79%) Technical Consultant
6 6 (15.79%) Consultant
7 5 (13.16%) Oracle Consultant
7 5 (13.16%) Oracle Technical Consultant
8 3 (7.89%) Architect
9 2 (5.26%) Analyst
9 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Product Analyst
10 1 (2.63%) Security Manager
10 1 (2.63%) Linux Engineer
10 1 (2.63%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) HTML
2 8 (21.05%) Hibernate
2 8 (21.05%) SOAP
2 8 (21.05%) Web Services
2 8 (21.05%) XML
2 8 (21.05%) Middleware
2 8 (21.05%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (5.26%) .NET
3 2 (5.26%) CSS
4 1 (2.63%) Spring
4 1 (2.63%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) LPAR
2 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.63%) CLARiiON
2 1 (2.63%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 29 (76.32%) UNIX
2 22 (57.89%) Linux
3 14 (36.84%) AIX
3 14 (36.84%) HPUX
4 12 (31.58%) Windows
5 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.26%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.26%) SUSE
5 2 (5.26%) Debian
5 2 (5.26%) Ubuntu
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.42%) TDD
3 3 (7.89%) Project Management
4 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.26%) Business Analysis
4 2 (5.26%) Data Protection
4 2 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.63%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (2.63%) ITIL
5 1 (2.63%) BCP
5 1 (2.63%) Computer Security
5 1 (2.63%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.63%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 19 (50.00%) SQL
2 16 (42.11%) PL/SQL
3 10 (26.32%) Shell Script
3 10 (26.32%) Java
4 6 (15.79%) COBOL
5 4 (10.53%) Python
6 3 (7.89%) Perl
6 3 (7.89%) PHP
7 2 (5.26%) C++
7 2 (5.26%) Uniface
7 2 (5.26%) VBScript
7 2 (5.26%) VB
7 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) CISSP
2 1 (2.63%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (2.63%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) vSphere
2 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle RMAN
1 8 (21.05%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) Oracle
2 13 (34.21%) IBM
3 12 (31.58%) VMware
4 6 (15.79%) Red Hat
5 4 (10.53%) Tieto
6 3 (7.89%) Cisco
7 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.26%) Northgate
8 1 (2.63%) HP
8 1 (2.63%) EMC
8 1 (2.63%) Juniper
8 1 (2.63%) NetApp
8 1 (2.63%) Novell
8 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago