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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 177 157 160
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +3
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 33 57 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.71% 1.16% 0.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.80% 4.16% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 24 42 12
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +32.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £40,000 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £59,100 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
1178 1371 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.20% 27.83% 24.43%
Number of salaries quoted 975 1057 687
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -27 17 £40,000 -30.43% 2
Bradford - 9 £50,000 -
Halifax +4 4 £56,000 -
Solaris
Yorkshire

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 48 (70.59%) UNIX
2 46 (67.65%) Linux
3 45 (66.18%) Oracle
4 25 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (33.82%) SLA
6 20 (29.41%) Java
6 20 (29.41%) Oracle Database
7 19 (27.94%) JavaScript
7 19 (27.94%) HTML
8 18 (26.47%) Service Delivery
8 18 (26.47%) Windows
9 16 (23.53%) Shell Script
10 14 (20.59%) Disaster Recovery
10 14 (20.59%) Open Source
11 13 (19.12%) Sun
11 13 (19.12%) E-Commerce
12 12 (17.65%) VMware
13 11 (16.18%) WebSphere
13 11 (16.18%) J2EE
13 11 (16.18%) SAN
14 10 (14.71%) Red Hat
14 10 (14.71%) OO
14 10 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (13.24%) .NET
16 8 (11.76%) Asset Management
16 8 (11.76%) Information Security
16 8 (11.76%) Oracle9i Database
16 8 (11.76%) TCP/IP
16 8 (11.76%) QA
16 8 (11.76%) Problem Management

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 11 (16.18%) WebSphere
2 7 (10.29%) Apache
3 6 (8.82%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.41%) JBoss
4 3 (4.41%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.94%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.18%) SAN
2 8 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 7 (10.29%) LAN
4 5 (7.35%) WAN
4 5 (7.35%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (7.35%) Network Security
5 4 (5.88%) NAS
5 4 (5.88%) Firewall
6 3 (4.41%) DHCP
6 3 (4.41%) DNS
7 2 (2.94%) FTP
7 2 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (29.41%) Oracle Database
2 8 (11.76%) Oracle9i Database
3 6 (8.82%) MySQL
3 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (5.88%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.41%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.47%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Subversion
2 4 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.94%) Maven
3 2 (2.94%) JUnit
3 2 (2.94%) Hudson
4 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (5.88%) Finance
2 2 (2.94%) Electronics
2 2 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (1.47%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (41.18%) Administrator
2 19 (27.94%) UNIX Administrator
3 13 (19.12%) Systems Administrator
3 13 (19.12%) Development Manager
4 12 (17.65%) E-Commerce Manager
5 9 (13.24%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 6 (8.82%) Developer
6 6 (8.82%) Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Java Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Oracle DBA
7 5 (7.35%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) DBA
7 5 (7.35%) Security Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (7.35%) Senior Security Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Senior UNIX Administrator
8 4 (5.88%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.41%) UNIX Support
10 2 (2.94%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.94%) HTML
2 11 (16.18%) J2EE
3 9 (13.24%) .NET
4 6 (8.82%) Spring
4 6 (8.82%) Java EE
5 5 (7.35%) XML
6 4 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (4.41%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 3 (4.41%) XSLT
8 2 (2.94%) CSS
8 2 (2.94%) JSP
8 2 (2.94%) Web Services
8 2 (2.94%) jQuery
8 2 (2.94%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.94%) Ajax
8 2 (2.94%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.47%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (1.47%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.88%) CMDB
3 2 (2.94%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.47%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 48 (70.59%) UNIX
2 46 (67.65%) Linux
3 18 (26.47%) Windows
4 10 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (10.29%) AIX
6 5 (7.35%) HPUX
6 5 (7.35%) Ubuntu
7 4 (5.88%) CentOS
7 4 (5.88%) zOS
8 1 (1.47%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (26.47%) Service Delivery
3 14 (20.59%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (20.59%) Open Source
4 13 (19.12%) E-Commerce
5 10 (14.71%) OO
6 8 (11.76%) Asset Management
6 8 (11.76%) Problem Management
6 8 (11.76%) Information Security
7 7 (10.29%) ITIL
8 6 (8.82%) Mentoring
8 6 (8.82%) SDLC
9 5 (7.35%) Coaching
9 5 (7.35%) SIEM
9 5 (7.35%) Project Management
9 5 (7.35%) Incident Management
9 5 (7.35%) Operations Management
10 4 (5.88%) Software Engineering
10 4 (5.88%) Change Management
10 4 (5.88%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (29.41%) Java
2 19 (27.94%) JavaScript
3 16 (23.53%) Shell Script
4 5 (7.35%) SQL
5 4 (5.88%) Perl
6 3 (4.41%) PHP
7 1 (1.47%) Python
7 1 (1.47%) Ruby
7 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (33.82%) SLA
2 8 (11.76%) QA
3 5 (7.35%) PCI DSS
3 5 (7.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (10.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.88%) NFS
2 4 (5.88%) Samba
2 4 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (4.41%) KVM
3 3 (4.41%) Xen
3 3 (4.41%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.41%) XenServer
3 3 (4.41%) vSphere
4 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (7.35%) NetBackup
2 4 (5.88%) Oracle ZFS
3 3 (4.41%) Puppet
4 2 (2.94%) Cobbler
5 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.47%) Nagios
5 1 (1.47%) Foglight
5 1 (1.47%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (1.47%) SCCM
5 1 (1.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 45 (66.18%) Oracle
2 13 (19.12%) Sun
3 12 (17.65%) VMware
4 10 (14.71%) Red Hat
5 6 (8.82%) Symantec
5 6 (8.82%) IBM
5 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
6 5 (7.35%) Juniper
6 5 (7.35%) HP
6 5 (7.35%) Sourcefire
6 5 (7.35%) Fortinet
6 5 (7.35%) Qualys
6 5 (7.35%) F5
7 3 (4.41%) NetApp
8 2 (2.94%) EMC
9 1 (1.47%) Citrix
9 1 (1.47%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 1 (1.47%) Veritas
9 1 (1.47%) Infoblox
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