The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 0.55% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.47% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Solaris
West 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 Wakefield region.

Operating Systems Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
68 34 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 37.36% 32.08% 36.71%
Number of salaries quoted 64 29 54
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +59.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Solaris
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Wakefield

Solaris
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Informatics
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Informatics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) VMware