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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 139 154 164
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +10
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 79 42 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.53% 1.00% 0.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.71% 3.63% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 69 29 11
Average salary £37,500 £48,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.68% +24.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £60,000
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
1383 1157 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 26.78% 27.42% 24.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1057 908 721
Average salary £36,000 £34,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,150 £20,500 £19,550
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 21 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 21 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 +31 73 £37,500 +7.14% 8
Bradford - 6 £65,000 -
Solaris
Yorkshire

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 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.

1 117 (87.97%) Linux
2 85 (63.91%) UNIX
3 62 (46.62%) Red Hat
4 60 (45.11%) Apache
4 60 (45.11%) Perl
5 58 (43.61%) Shell Script
6 49 (36.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 48 (36.09%) SAN
8 36 (27.07%) Oracle
9 34 (25.56%) Veritas
10 33 (24.81%) EMC
11 32 (24.06%) CentOS
12 30 (22.56%) NetApp
12 30 (22.56%) IBM
12 30 (22.56%) Symantec
13 29 (21.80%) Project Management
13 29 (21.80%) Java
13 29 (21.80%) Windows
13 29 (21.80%) Puppet
13 29 (21.80%) WebSphere
14 28 (21.05%) PHP
15 27 (20.30%) MySQL
15 27 (20.30%) Agile Software Development
16 26 (19.55%) Bash Shell
16 26 (19.55%) Cisco
16 26 (19.55%) VMware
17 23 (17.29%) Internet
18 21 (15.79%) JavaScript
18 21 (15.79%) Open Source
18 21 (15.79%) Veritas Cluster Server

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 60 (45.11%) Apache
2 29 (21.80%) WebSphere
3 20 (15.04%) WebLogic
4 18 (13.53%) Tomcat
5 14 (10.53%) WebLogic Portal
6 9 (6.77%) JBoss
7 3 (2.26%) CICS
7 3 (2.26%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.75%) WordPress
8 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.75%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 48 (36.09%) SAN
2 23 (17.29%) Internet
3 19 (14.29%) Firewall
4 15 (11.28%) HTTP
5 14 (10.53%) NAS
5 14 (10.53%) AMQP
6 11 (8.27%) DNS
7 10 (7.52%) SSL
8 9 (6.77%) Wireless
9 5 (3.76%) TCP/IP
10 3 (2.26%) LAN
11 1 (0.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (20.30%) MySQL
2 10 (7.52%) Oracle Database
3 9 (6.77%) Redis
4 5 (3.76%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (3.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (3.01%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.26%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (2.26%) Ingres
7 2 (1.50%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (0.75%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 15 (11.28%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.51%) JUnit
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.75%) Metasploit
General
1 7 (5.26%) Finance
1 7 (5.26%) Retail
2 5 (3.76%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.01%) Automotive
4 3 (2.26%) Banking
5 1 (0.75%) Advertising
5 1 (0.75%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 65 (48.87%) Administrator
2 55 (41.35%) UNIX Administrator
3 34 (25.56%) Systems Administrator
4 24 (18.05%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 17 (12.78%) Architect
6 16 (12.03%) UNIX Engineer
7 14 (10.53%) Developer
8 12 (9.02%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (8.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (7.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (7.52%) Security Manager
11 7 (5.26%) UNIX Support
11 7 (5.26%) Lead Developer
11 7 (5.26%) Junior
12 6 (4.51%) Consultant
12 6 (4.51%) Solaris Systems Administrator
12 6 (4.51%) Solaris Administrator
13 5 (3.76%) Senior UNIX Engineer
13 5 (3.76%) Senior Solutions Architect
13 5 (3.76%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.53%) Web Services
2 17 (12.78%) XML
2 17 (12.78%) J2EE
3 15 (11.28%) LAMP
4 14 (10.53%) RabbitMQ
4 14 (10.53%) ActiveMQ
5 8 (6.02%) Spring
5 8 (6.02%) Java EE
6 7 (5.26%) HTML
7 6 (4.51%) JAXB
7 6 (4.51%) Grails
7 6 (4.51%) Hibernate
8 3 (2.26%) WSDL
8 3 (2.26%) XML Schema
9 2 (1.50%) CGI
10 1 (0.75%) Middleware
10 1 (0.75%) .NET
10 1 (0.75%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.79%) Open Source
2 14 (10.53%) Symmetrix
2 14 (10.53%) Clustering
2 14 (10.53%) RIA
3 11 (8.27%) Management Information System
4 9 (6.77%) Enterprise Storage
4 9 (6.77%) IBM XIV
5 8 (6.02%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (2.26%) W3C
6 3 (2.26%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.26%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.50%) CMDB
7 2 (1.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 117 (87.97%) Linux
2 85 (63.91%) UNIX
3 49 (36.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 32 (24.06%) CentOS
5 29 (21.80%) Windows
6 19 (14.29%) AIX
6 19 (14.29%) HPUX
7 10 (7.52%) SUSE
8 9 (6.77%) Debian
9 3 (2.26%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (21.80%) Project Management
2 27 (20.30%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (12.03%) ITIL
4 14 (10.53%) UML
4 14 (10.53%) Content Management
4 14 (10.53%) Scrum
4 14 (10.53%) Network Load Balancing
4 14 (10.53%) Load Testing
4 14 (10.53%) High Availability
5 12 (9.02%) Technical Architecture
5 12 (9.02%) Information Security
5 12 (9.02%) Test Planning
6 11 (8.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 10 (7.52%) Service Management
7 10 (7.52%) Service Delivery
7 10 (7.52%) Change Management
7 10 (7.52%) OWASP
7 10 (7.52%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (6.77%) Load Balancing
8 9 (6.77%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 60 (45.11%) Perl
2 58 (43.61%) Shell Script
3 29 (21.80%) Java
4 28 (21.05%) PHP
5 26 (19.55%) Bash Shell
6 21 (15.79%) JavaScript
7 14 (10.53%) Ruby
8 9 (6.77%) Python
8 9 (6.77%) PowerShell
9 8 (6.02%) C++
10 3 (2.26%) COBOL
10 3 (2.26%) C#
10 3 (2.26%) Scala
10 3 (2.26%) SQL
10 3 (2.26%) Groovy
11 2 (1.50%) C
12 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (12.78%) Degree
2 3 (2.26%) MCSE
2 3 (2.26%) CCIE
2 3 (2.26%) CCSP
2 3 (2.26%) CCNP
2 3 (2.26%) CCDP
2 3 (2.26%) CISSP
2 3 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.26%) CCVP
3 2 (1.50%) CCSE
3 2 (1.50%) CCIP
4 1 (0.75%) CCNA
4 1 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.53%) PCI DSS
2 12 (9.02%) SLA
2 12 (9.02%) QA
3 9 (6.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (3.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (15.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 15 (11.28%) Samba
3 14 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (6.77%) Squid
4 9 (6.77%) vSphere
5 4 (3.01%) NFS
5 4 (3.01%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 29 (21.80%) Puppet
2 18 (13.53%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 16 (12.03%) NetBackup
4 10 (7.52%) Nagios
5 9 (6.77%) Opsview
6 4 (3.01%) Data Guard
7 2 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.75%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.75%) Nessus
Vendors
1 62 (46.62%) Red Hat
2 36 (27.07%) Oracle
3 34 (25.56%) Veritas
4 33 (24.81%) EMC
5 30 (22.56%) IBM
5 30 (22.56%) NetApp
5 30 (22.56%) Symantec
6 26 (19.55%) VMware
6 26 (19.55%) Cisco
7 19 (14.29%) F5
8 12 (9.02%) CheckPoint
9 7 (5.26%) HP
10 5 (3.76%) Juniper
10 5 (3.76%) Sourcefire
10 5 (3.76%) LogRhythm
10 5 (3.76%) Fortinet
10 5 (3.76%) Qualys
11 3 (2.26%) Microsoft
11 3 (2.26%) Sun
12 2 (1.50%) Citrix
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