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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 153 152 163
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 58 43 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.21% 1.00% 0.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.41% 3.71% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 52 25 11
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
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
1314 1158 936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 27.34% 27.06% 23.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1047 885 774
Average salary £37,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.44% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £21,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +18 54 £38,500 +10.00%
Bradford -6 4 £65,000 - 1
Solaris
Yorkshire

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 100 (86.21%) Linux
2 84 (72.41%) UNIX
3 56 (48.28%) Red Hat
4 54 (46.55%) Shell Script
5 47 (40.52%) Perl
6 44 (37.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 43 (37.07%) SAN
8 42 (36.21%) Apache
9 33 (28.45%) Veritas
10 32 (27.59%) CentOS
11 31 (26.72%) Oracle
12 30 (25.86%) NetApp
12 30 (25.86%) Symantec
13 28 (24.14%) Puppet
14 26 (22.41%) IBM
14 26 (22.41%) EMC
14 26 (22.41%) Windows
15 21 (18.10%) Bash Shell
15 21 (18.10%) VMware
16 20 (17.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 19 (16.38%) Cisco
17 19 (16.38%) Agile Software Development
17 19 (16.38%) AIX
17 19 (16.38%) HPUX
18 18 (15.52%) Veritas Storage Foundation
19 17 (14.66%) NetBackup
19 17 (14.66%) WebSphere
19 17 (14.66%) Java
19 17 (14.66%) Project Management
20 16 (13.79%) ITIL

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 42 (36.21%) Apache
2 17 (14.66%) WebSphere
3 12 (10.34%) WebLogic
4 9 (7.76%) Tomcat
5 8 (6.90%) JBoss
6 6 (5.17%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.86%) IIS
7 1 (0.86%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.86%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 43 (37.07%) SAN
2 16 (13.79%) Firewall
3 11 (9.48%) Internet
3 11 (9.48%) SSL
4 10 (8.62%) NAS
4 10 (8.62%) Wireless
5 7 (6.03%) HTTP
5 7 (6.03%) DNS
6 6 (5.17%) AMQP
7 5 (4.31%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.59%) LAN
9 1 (0.86%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.21%) MySQL
2 10 (8.62%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.31%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (4.31%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (4.31%) Redis
4 4 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.59%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (2.59%) Ingres
6 2 (1.72%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 1 (0.86%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.86%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 15 (12.93%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.59%) JUnit
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.86%) Metasploit
General
1 7 (6.03%) Finance
1 7 (6.03%) Retail
2 5 (4.31%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.45%) Automotive
4 3 (2.59%) Banking
5 1 (0.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 63 (54.31%) Administrator
2 54 (46.55%) UNIX Administrator
3 32 (27.59%) Systems Administrator
4 23 (19.83%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 16 (13.79%) UNIX Engineer
6 11 (9.48%) Security Manager
7 9 (7.76%) Architect
8 7 (6.03%) Junior
8 7 (6.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (6.03%) UNIX Support
9 6 (5.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (5.17%) Developer
9 6 (5.17%) Consultant
10 5 (4.31%) Development Manager
10 5 (4.31%) Solaris Systems Administrator
10 5 (4.31%) IT Security Manager
10 5 (4.31%) Senior UNIX Engineer
10 5 (4.31%) Solaris Administrator
10 5 (4.31%) Senior UNIX Administrator
11 4 (3.45%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.76%) J2EE
2 7 (6.03%) Web Services
3 6 (5.17%) XML
3 6 (5.17%) ActiveMQ
3 6 (5.17%) LAMP
3 6 (5.17%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (4.31%) Spring
4 5 (4.31%) Java EE
5 4 (3.45%) HTML
6 3 (2.59%) JAXB
6 3 (2.59%) Grails
6 3 (2.59%) Hibernate
7 2 (1.72%) CGI
8 1 (0.86%) Middleware
8 1 (0.86%) .NET
8 1 (0.86%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.21%) Open Source
2 12 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.17%) Symmetrix
3 6 (5.17%) Clustering
3 6 (5.17%) RIA
4 5 (4.31%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (4.31%) IBM XIV
5 4 (3.45%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.72%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 100 (86.21%) Linux
2 84 (72.41%) UNIX
3 44 (37.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 32 (27.59%) CentOS
5 26 (22.41%) Windows
6 19 (16.38%) AIX
6 19 (16.38%) HPUX
7 9 (7.76%) SUSE
7 9 (7.76%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (16.38%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (14.66%) Project Management
3 16 (13.79%) ITIL
4 13 (11.21%) Information Security
5 12 (10.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 11 (9.48%) Service Management
6 11 (9.48%) Service Delivery
6 11 (9.48%) OWASP
7 10 (8.62%) Security Architecture
7 10 (8.62%) SIEM
7 10 (8.62%) Incident Management
7 10 (8.62%) Risk Management
7 10 (8.62%) Kalman Filter
7 10 (8.62%) Mentoring
7 10 (8.62%) Coaching
8 8 (6.90%) Line Management
9 6 (5.17%) Scrum
9 6 (5.17%) Content Management
9 6 (5.17%) Change Management
9 6 (5.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 54 (46.55%) Shell Script
2 47 (40.52%) Perl
3 21 (18.10%) Bash Shell
4 17 (14.66%) Java
5 16 (13.79%) PHP
6 10 (8.62%) JavaScript
7 9 (7.76%) PowerShell
8 6 (5.17%) Ruby
9 4 (3.45%) C++
10 3 (2.59%) SQL
11 2 (1.72%) Python
11 2 (1.72%) C
12 1 (0.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (5.17%) Degree
2 3 (2.59%) MCSE
2 3 (2.59%) CCIE
2 3 (2.59%) CCSP
2 3 (2.59%) CCNP
2 3 (2.59%) CCDP
2 3 (2.59%) CISSP
2 3 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.59%) CCVP
3 2 (1.72%) CCSE
3 2 (1.72%) CCIP
4 1 (0.86%) CCNA
4 1 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.93%) PCI DSS
2 12 (10.34%) SLA
3 10 (8.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (4.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 20 (17.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 15 (12.93%) Samba
3 14 (12.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (4.31%) Squid
4 5 (4.31%) vSphere
5 4 (3.45%) NFS
5 4 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 28 (24.14%) Puppet
2 18 (15.52%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 17 (14.66%) NetBackup
4 6 (5.17%) Nagios
5 5 (4.31%) Opsview
5 5 (4.31%) Graphite
6 4 (3.45%) Data Guard
7 2 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.86%) Nessus
Vendors
1 56 (48.28%) Red Hat
2 33 (28.45%) Veritas
3 31 (26.72%) Oracle
4 30 (25.86%) NetApp
4 30 (25.86%) Symantec
5 26 (22.41%) IBM
5 26 (22.41%) EMC
6 21 (18.10%) VMware
7 19 (16.38%) Cisco
8 13 (11.21%) CheckPoint
9 11 (9.48%) F5
10 6 (5.17%) HP
11 5 (4.31%) Juniper
11 5 (4.31%) Sourcefire
11 5 (4.31%) LogRhythm
11 5 (4.31%) Fortinet
11 5 (4.31%) Qualys
12 3 (2.59%) Microsoft
12 3 (2.59%) Sun
13 2 (1.72%) Citrix
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