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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 171 147 164
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +17
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 28 47 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.59% 1.10% 0.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.15% 4.04% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 26 19 11
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £33,288
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% +5.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £48,500 £55,000
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
1302 1164 910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 27.35% 27.35% 22.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1050 853 746
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £22,500
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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
Leeds -9 23 £54,000 +54.28% 3
Bradford -6 3 £65,000 -
Solaris
Yorkshire

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 88 (83.81%) UNIX
2 86 (81.90%) Linux
3 52 (49.52%) Red Hat
4 51 (48.57%) Shell Script
5 40 (38.10%) SAN
5 40 (38.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 37 (35.24%) Perl
7 34 (32.38%) CentOS
8 33 (31.43%) Apache
9 31 (29.52%) Veritas
10 30 (28.57%) Symantec
10 30 (28.57%) NetApp
10 30 (28.57%) Oracle
11 28 (26.67%) Puppet
12 24 (22.86%) IBM
13 23 (21.90%) EMC
14 22 (20.95%) Windows
15 21 (20.00%) HPUX
16 19 (18.10%) AIX
16 19 (18.10%) Veritas Storage Foundation
16 19 (18.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 17 (16.19%) NetBackup
18 16 (15.24%) VMware
18 16 (15.24%) Agile Software Development
18 16 (15.24%) ITIL
18 16 (15.24%) Git (software)
19 15 (14.29%) Java
19 15 (14.29%) Samba
20 14 (13.33%) Cisco
20 14 (13.33%) PCI DSS

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 33 (31.43%) Apache
2 11 (10.48%) WebSphere
3 9 (8.57%) WebLogic
4 6 (5.71%) JBoss
5 5 (4.76%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.90%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.95%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 40 (38.10%) SAN
2 11 (10.48%) Firewall
3 10 (9.52%) Wireless
3 10 (9.52%) SSL
4 6 (5.71%) NAS
5 4 (3.81%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.86%) LAN
6 3 (2.86%) Internet
6 3 (2.86%) DNS
7 2 (1.90%) AMQP
7 2 (1.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.33%) Oracle Database
2 6 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (3.81%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.86%) MySQL
5 3 (2.86%) Ingres
5 3 (2.86%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (1.90%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.95%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.95%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (15.24%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.81%) JUnit
3 1 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.95%) Subversion
3 1 (0.95%) Hudson
3 1 (0.95%) Maven
General
1 8 (7.62%) Finance
2 7 (6.67%) Retail
3 4 (3.81%) Automotive
3 4 (3.81%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.86%) Banking
5 1 (0.95%) Law
5 1 (0.95%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 63 (60.00%) Administrator
2 55 (52.38%) UNIX Administrator
3 31 (29.52%) Systems Administrator
4 24 (22.86%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 16 (15.24%) UNIX Engineer
6 11 (10.48%) Security Manager
7 8 (7.62%) Development Manager
8 7 (6.67%) Junior
8 7 (6.67%) UNIX Support
9 6 (5.71%) E-Commerce Manager
9 6 (5.71%) Architect
10 5 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
10 5 (4.76%) IT Security Manager
10 5 (4.76%) Senior UNIX Engineer
10 5 (4.76%) Senior UNIX Administrator
11 4 (3.81%) Oracle DBA
11 4 (3.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 4 (3.81%) Consultant
11 4 (3.81%) DBA
12 3 (2.86%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.57%) J2EE
2 6 (5.71%) Java EE
2 6 (5.71%) HTML
3 4 (3.81%) Spring
3 4 (3.81%) Hibernate
3 4 (3.81%) Web Services
4 3 (2.86%) XML
4 3 (2.86%) .NET
4 3 (2.86%) JAXB
4 3 (2.86%) Grails
5 2 (1.90%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (1.90%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (1.90%) LAMP
6 1 (0.95%) CSS
6 1 (0.95%) JSP
6 1 (0.95%) CGI
6 1 (0.95%) Middleware
6 1 (0.95%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.95%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.38%) Open Source
2 12 (11.43%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.90%) CMDB
3 2 (1.90%) RIA
3 2 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.90%) Symmetrix
3 2 (1.90%) Clustering
4 1 (0.95%) IBM XIV
4 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 88 (83.81%) UNIX
2 86 (81.90%) Linux
3 40 (38.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 34 (32.38%) CentOS
5 22 (20.95%) Windows
6 21 (20.00%) HPUX
7 19 (18.10%) AIX
8 9 (8.57%) Debian
8 9 (8.57%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (15.24%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (15.24%) ITIL
2 12 (11.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 12 (11.43%) Information Security
3 11 (10.48%) Service Management
3 11 (10.48%) Service Delivery
3 11 (10.48%) Mentoring
4 10 (9.52%) Coaching
4 10 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (9.52%) Incident Management
4 10 (9.52%) OWASP
4 10 (9.52%) Security Architecture
4 10 (9.52%) SIEM
4 10 (9.52%) Risk Management
5 9 (8.57%) E-Commerce
5 9 (8.57%) Project Management
6 8 (7.62%) Line Management
6 8 (7.62%) OO
7 4 (3.81%) Operations Management
7 4 (3.81%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 51 (48.57%) Shell Script
2 37 (35.24%) Perl
3 15 (14.29%) Java
4 14 (13.33%) Bash Shell
5 9 (8.57%) PowerShell
6 8 (7.62%) JavaScript
7 7 (6.67%) PHP
8 2 (1.90%) Ruby
8 2 (1.90%) Python
8 2 (1.90%) SQL
8 2 (1.90%) C
9 1 (0.95%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (1.90%) Degree
1 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
1 2 (1.90%) CCVP
1 2 (1.90%) CCIE
1 2 (1.90%) CCSP
1 2 (1.90%) CCNP
1 2 (1.90%) MCSE
1 2 (1.90%) CCDP
1 2 (1.90%) CISSP
1 2 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.95%) CCIP
2 1 (0.95%) CCNA
2 1 (0.95%) CCSE
2 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.33%) PCI DSS
2 12 (11.43%) SLA
3 10 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (3.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (18.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 15 (14.29%) Samba
3 13 (12.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.81%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (3.81%) NFS
5 1 (0.95%) vSphere
5 1 (0.95%) XenApp
5 1 (0.95%) Squid
Systems Management
1 28 (26.67%) Puppet
2 19 (18.10%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 17 (16.19%) NetBackup
4 4 (3.81%) Data Guard
5 2 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.95%) Nagios
6 1 (0.95%) Graphite
6 1 (0.95%) Opsview
Vendors
1 52 (49.52%) Red Hat
2 31 (29.52%) Veritas
3 30 (28.57%) Symantec
3 30 (28.57%) NetApp
3 30 (28.57%) Oracle
4 24 (22.86%) IBM
5 23 (21.90%) EMC
6 16 (15.24%) VMware
7 14 (13.33%) Cisco
8 12 (11.43%) CheckPoint
9 7 (6.67%) HP
10 6 (5.71%) F5
11 5 (4.76%) Sun
12 4 (3.81%) Sourcefire
12 4 (3.81%) Fortinet
12 4 (3.81%) Qualys
12 4 (3.81%) LogRhythm
12 4 (3.81%) Juniper
13 3 (2.86%) Microsoft
14 1 (0.95%) Citrix
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Salary: Up to £68,000 per annum +Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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