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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 168 157 153
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 37 52 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.79% 1.07% 0.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.35% 4.25% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 27 38 20
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% -13.15%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-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
1106 1223 867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.59% 25.09% 24.10%
Number of salaries quoted 876 890 697
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -6 26 £40,000 - 3
Bradford -11 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Halifax - 2 £53,750 -
Solaris
Yorkshire

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 56 (80.00%) Linux
2 48 (68.57%) Oracle
3 47 (67.14%) UNIX
4 30 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (35.71%) SLA
6 22 (31.43%) VMware
7 18 (25.71%) Oracle Database
8 17 (24.29%) Windows
9 16 (22.86%) AIX
9 16 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (21.43%) HTML
10 15 (21.43%) SAN
10 15 (21.43%) Service Delivery
10 15 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (20.00%) Firewall
11 14 (20.00%) WebSphere
11 14 (20.00%) Java
11 14 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 14 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 14 (20.00%) MySQL
11 14 (20.00%) LAN
11 14 (20.00%) Network Security
12 13 (18.57%) WAN
12 13 (18.57%) Microsoft
13 12 (17.14%) NAS
13 12 (17.14%) DevOps
14 11 (15.71%) KVM
14 11 (15.71%) OpenStack
14 11 (15.71%) Software Delivery
14 11 (15.71%) XenServer

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 11 (15.71%) OpenStack
3 6 (8.57%) Apache
4 5 (7.14%) WebLogic
4 5 (7.14%) JBoss
5 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.43%) SAN
2 14 (20.00%) Firewall
2 14 (20.00%) Network Security
2 14 (20.00%) LAN
3 13 (18.57%) WAN
4 12 (17.14%) NAS
5 8 (11.43%) TCP/IP
6 5 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (5.71%) DHCP
7 4 (5.71%) DNS
8 2 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (2.86%) FTP
8 2 (2.86%) HTTP
8 2 (2.86%) VPN
9 1 (1.43%) VoIP
9 1 (1.43%) Wireless
9 1 (1.43%) SSL
9 1 (1.43%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.71%) Oracle Database
2 14 (20.00%) MySQL
2 14 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
4 8 (11.43%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (7.14%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 3 (4.29%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.29%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.43%) Ingres
7 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.29%) Subversion
3 1 (1.43%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (4.29%) Finance
2 2 (2.86%) Electronics
2 2 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (1.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (51.43%) Administrator
2 18 (25.71%) UNIX Administrator
3 17 (24.29%) Systems Administrator
4 12 (17.14%) Linux Administrator
5 11 (15.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 10 (14.29%) Development Manager
7 9 (12.86%) E-Commerce Manager
8 8 (11.43%) DBA
8 8 (11.43%) Oracle DBA
9 6 (8.57%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 6 (8.57%) Analyst
10 5 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (7.14%) Security Analyst
10 5 (7.14%) Senior Security Analyst
11 4 (5.71%) Java Developer
11 4 (5.71%) Developer
11 4 (5.71%) Senior UNIX Administrator
12 3 (4.29%) Support Engineer
12 3 (4.29%) Technical Engineer
13 2 (2.86%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.43%) HTML
2 7 (10.00%) Java EE
3 5 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (5.71%) Spring
4 4 (5.71%) XML
5 3 (4.29%) XSLT
5 3 (4.29%) .NET
5 3 (4.29%) J2EE
5 3 (4.29%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 1 (1.43%) REST
6 1 (1.43%) CSS
6 1 (1.43%) SOAP
6 1 (1.43%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (1.43%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.71%) CMDB
3 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.43%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 56 (80.00%) Linux
2 47 (67.14%) UNIX
3 17 (24.29%) Windows
4 16 (22.86%) AIX
5 11 (15.71%) HPUX
5 11 (15.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (5.71%) zOS
6 4 (5.71%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.43%) CentOS
7 1 (1.43%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (21.43%) Service Delivery
3 12 (17.14%) DevOps
4 11 (15.71%) Software Delivery
5 10 (14.29%) Open Source
5 10 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 7 (10.00%) ITIL
6 7 (10.00%) Asset Management
6 7 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 7 (10.00%) Information Security
7 6 (8.57%) Project Management
8 5 (7.14%) OO
8 5 (7.14%) Incident Management
8 5 (7.14%) Operations Management
8 5 (7.14%) SIEM
8 5 (7.14%) Mentoring
8 5 (7.14%) Coaching
9 4 (5.71%) Performance Testing
9 4 (5.71%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.00%) Java
1 14 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (15.71%) Shell Script
3 4 (5.71%) SQL
4 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.43%) Perl
4 1 (1.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (4.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.86%) Degree
3 1 (1.43%) CCNP
3 1 (1.43%) CCNA
3 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (35.71%) SLA
2 7 (10.00%) QA
3 5 (7.14%) PCI DSS
3 5 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (15.71%) XenServer
2 11 (15.71%) vSphere
2 11 (15.71%) Xen
2 11 (15.71%) KVM
3 5 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (5.71%) NFS
4 4 (5.71%) Samba
5 3 (4.29%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.86%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (5.71%) NetBackup
1 4 (5.71%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.86%) Puppet
3 1 (1.43%) Cobbler
3 1 (1.43%) Nagios
3 1 (1.43%) Foglight
3 1 (1.43%) Nessus
3 1 (1.43%) SCCM
3 1 (1.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 48 (68.57%) Oracle
2 22 (31.43%) VMware
3 13 (18.57%) Microsoft
4 11 (15.71%) Red Hat
5 10 (14.29%) Sun
6 5 (7.14%) Juniper
6 5 (7.14%) Symantec
6 5 (7.14%) Sourcefire
6 5 (7.14%) Fortinet
6 5 (7.14%) Qualys
6 5 (7.14%) F5
7 4 (5.71%) IBM
7 4 (5.71%) HP
8 1 (1.43%) Citrix
8 1 (1.43%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (1.43%) NetApp
8 1 (1.43%) Cisco
8 1 (1.43%) Infoblox
8 1 (1.43%) Google
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