The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 144 153 167
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +14
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 75 43 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.46% 1.03% 0.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.44% 3.81% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 65 30 12
Average salary £37,500 £48,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.68% +25.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £34,450 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £58,500
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 West Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1379 1129 914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 26.84% 27.14% 23.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1064 878 751
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -2.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Solaris
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Solaris Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Solaris
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Solaris
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Leeds +20 69 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Bradford - 6 £65,000 -
Solaris
Yorkshire

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the West 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.

1 111 (87.40%) Linux
2 84 (66.14%) UNIX
3 60 (47.24%) Red Hat
4 57 (44.88%) Shell Script
5 56 (44.09%) Perl
6 54 (42.52%) Apache
7 48 (37.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 47 (37.01%) SAN
9 35 (27.56%) Oracle
10 34 (26.77%) Veritas
11 32 (25.20%) CentOS
12 30 (23.62%) NetApp
12 30 (23.62%) Symantec
12 30 (23.62%) EMC
13 29 (22.83%) IBM
13 29 (22.83%) Puppet
14 28 (22.05%) Windows
15 25 (19.69%) Project Management
15 25 (19.69%) VMware
15 25 (19.69%) Bash Shell
15 25 (19.69%) WebSphere
16 24 (18.90%) Agile Software Development
16 24 (18.90%) PHP
16 24 (18.90%) Java
17 23 (18.11%) MySQL
17 23 (18.11%) Cisco
18 21 (16.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
19 19 (14.96%) AIX
19 19 (14.96%) HPUX
19 19 (14.96%) Internet

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 54 (42.52%) Apache
2 25 (19.69%) WebSphere
3 17 (13.39%) WebLogic
4 15 (11.81%) Tomcat
5 11 (8.66%) WebLogic Portal
6 9 (7.09%) JBoss
7 2 (1.57%) CICS
7 2 (1.57%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.79%) WordPress
8 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.79%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 47 (37.01%) SAN
2 19 (14.96%) Internet
3 18 (14.17%) Firewall
4 13 (10.24%) NAS
5 12 (9.45%) HTTP
6 11 (8.66%) AMQP
7 10 (7.87%) DNS
7 10 (7.87%) SSL
8 9 (7.09%) Wireless
9 5 (3.94%) TCP/IP
10 3 (2.36%) LAN
11 1 (0.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (18.11%) MySQL
2 10 (7.87%) Oracle Database
3 8 (6.30%) Redis
4 5 (3.94%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (3.94%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (3.15%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.36%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (2.36%) Ingres
7 2 (1.57%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (0.79%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 15 (11.81%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.94%) JUnit
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.79%) Metasploit
General
1 7 (5.51%) Finance
1 7 (5.51%) Retail
2 5 (3.94%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.15%) Automotive
4 3 (2.36%) Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Advertising
5 1 (0.79%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 64 (50.39%) Administrator
2 54 (42.52%) UNIX Administrator
3 33 (25.98%) Systems Administrator
4 23 (18.11%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 16 (12.60%) UNIX Engineer
6 14 (11.02%) Architect
7 11 (8.66%) Developer
8 10 (7.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (7.87%) Security Manager
9 9 (7.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (7.09%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (5.51%) Junior
10 7 (5.51%) UNIX Support
11 6 (4.72%) Solaris Administrator
11 6 (4.72%) Solaris Systems Administrator
11 6 (4.72%) Consultant
11 6 (4.72%) Lead Developer
12 5 (3.94%) Development Manager
12 5 (3.94%) Senior UNIX Engineer
12 5 (3.94%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.02%) J2EE
1 14 (11.02%) Web Services
2 13 (10.24%) XML
3 12 (9.45%) LAMP
4 11 (8.66%) RabbitMQ
4 11 (8.66%) ActiveMQ
5 7 (5.51%) Spring
5 7 (5.51%) Java EE
6 6 (4.72%) HTML
7 5 (3.94%) JAXB
7 5 (3.94%) Grails
7 5 (3.94%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.57%) WSDL
8 2 (1.57%) XML Schema
8 2 (1.57%) CGI
9 1 (0.79%) Middleware
9 1 (0.79%) .NET
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.17%) Open Source
2 11 (8.66%) Management Information System
2 11 (8.66%) Symmetrix
2 11 (8.66%) Clustering
2 11 (8.66%) RIA
3 8 (6.30%) Enterprise Storage
3 8 (6.30%) IBM XIV
4 7 (5.51%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (1.57%) W3C
5 2 (1.57%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.57%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 111 (87.40%) Linux
2 84 (66.14%) UNIX
3 48 (37.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 32 (25.20%) CentOS
5 28 (22.05%) Windows
6 19 (14.96%) AIX
6 19 (14.96%) HPUX
7 10 (7.87%) SUSE
8 9 (7.09%) Debian
9 2 (1.57%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (19.69%) Project Management
2 24 (18.90%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (12.60%) ITIL
4 12 (9.45%) Information Security
5 11 (8.66%) Scrum
5 11 (8.66%) Content Management
5 11 (8.66%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 11 (8.66%) UML
5 11 (8.66%) Network Load Balancing
5 11 (8.66%) Load Testing
5 11 (8.66%) High Availability
6 10 (7.87%) OWASP
6 10 (7.87%) Service Management
6 10 (7.87%) Service Delivery
7 9 (7.09%) Change Management
7 9 (7.09%) Risk Management
7 9 (7.09%) Security Architecture
7 9 (7.09%) SIEM
7 9 (7.09%) Incident Management
7 9 (7.09%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 57 (44.88%) Shell Script
2 56 (44.09%) Perl
3 25 (19.69%) Bash Shell
4 24 (18.90%) PHP
4 24 (18.90%) Java
5 17 (13.39%) JavaScript
6 11 (8.66%) Ruby
7 9 (7.09%) PowerShell
8 7 (5.51%) Python
8 7 (5.51%) C++
9 3 (2.36%) SQL
10 2 (1.57%) Groovy
10 2 (1.57%) Scala
10 2 (1.57%) COBOL
10 2 (1.57%) C
10 2 (1.57%) C#
11 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (10.24%) Degree
2 3 (2.36%) MCSE
2 3 (2.36%) CCIE
2 3 (2.36%) CCSP
2 3 (2.36%) CCNP
2 3 (2.36%) CCDP
2 3 (2.36%) CISSP
2 3 (2.36%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.36%) CCVP
3 2 (1.57%) CCSE
3 2 (1.57%) CCIP
4 1 (0.79%) CCNA
4 1 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.02%) PCI DSS
2 12 (9.45%) SLA
3 9 (7.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (7.09%) QA
4 5 (3.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (16.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 15 (11.81%) Samba
3 14 (11.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (6.30%) Squid
4 8 (6.30%) vSphere
5 4 (3.15%) NFS
5 4 (3.15%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 29 (22.83%) Puppet
2 18 (14.17%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 16 (12.60%) NetBackup
4 9 (7.09%) Nagios
5 8 (6.30%) Opsview
6 4 (3.15%) Data Guard
7 2 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.79%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.79%) Nessus
Vendors
1 60 (47.24%) Red Hat
2 35 (27.56%) Oracle
3 34 (26.77%) Veritas
4 30 (23.62%) EMC
4 30 (23.62%) NetApp
4 30 (23.62%) Symantec
5 29 (22.83%) IBM
6 25 (19.69%) VMware
7 23 (18.11%) Cisco
8 16 (12.60%) F5
9 12 (9.45%) CheckPoint
10 7 (5.51%) HP
11 5 (3.94%) Juniper
11 5 (3.94%) Sourcefire
11 5 (3.94%) LogRhythm
11 5 (3.94%) Fortinet
11 5 (3.94%) Qualys
12 3 (2.36%) Microsoft
12 3 (2.36%) Sun
13 2 (1.57%) Citrix
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Health and Social Care Information Centre
Salary: From £39,239 to £47,088 per annum £39,239 - £47,088
Posted: 9 days ago