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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 182 165 170
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +5
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 21 36 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.42% 0.80% 0.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.59% 3.25% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 10
Average salary £51,500 £37,500 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.33% -13.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £27,000 £29,950
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £44,099 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,164 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.25% -4.08%
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
1317 1107 956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 26.42% 24.56% 24.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1061 809 759
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £46,500
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -21 13 £41,000 -2.62% 5
Bradford -10 1 £35,000 -
Solaris
Yorkshire

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 79 (82.29%) UNIX
2 74 (77.08%) Linux
3 46 (47.92%) Shell Script
4 38 (39.58%) Red Hat
4 38 (39.58%) Oracle
5 36 (37.50%) SAN
6 29 (30.21%) Perl
7 27 (28.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 26 (27.08%) CentOS
8 26 (27.08%) Apache
9 23 (23.96%) Windows
9 23 (23.96%) NetApp
9 23 (23.96%) Puppet
10 20 (20.83%) Java
10 20 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (19.79%) NetBackup
11 19 (19.79%) AIX
12 18 (18.75%) Veritas
12 18 (18.75%) Symantec
13 17 (17.71%) EMC
13 17 (17.71%) IBM
13 17 (17.71%) Oracle Database
14 16 (16.67%) ITIL
14 16 (16.67%) Samba
14 16 (16.67%) VMware
15 15 (15.63%) Service Delivery
16 14 (14.58%) SLA
16 14 (14.58%) Bash Shell
16 14 (14.58%) PCI DSS
17 13 (13.54%) VMware Infrastructure

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 26 (27.08%) Apache
2 11 (11.46%) WebSphere
3 10 (10.42%) WebLogic
4 6 (6.25%) JBoss
5 5 (5.21%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.08%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (2.08%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 36 (37.50%) SAN
2 11 (11.46%) Firewall
3 10 (10.42%) Wireless
3 10 (10.42%) SSL
4 6 (6.25%) NAS
5 4 (4.17%) LAN
5 4 (4.17%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.13%) DNS
6 3 (3.13%) Internet
7 2 (2.08%) HTTP
7 2 (2.08%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.71%) Oracle Database
2 6 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (5.21%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (4.17%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.13%) MySQL
5 3 (3.13%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (3.13%) Ingres
6 2 (2.08%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 1 (1.04%) Redis
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.04%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (10.42%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.21%) JUnit
3 2 (2.08%) Subversion
3 2 (2.08%) Maven
3 2 (2.08%) Hudson
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (8.33%) Finance
2 7 (7.29%) Retail
3 4 (4.17%) Automotive
4 3 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.04%) Back Office
5 1 (1.04%) Law
5 1 (1.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (51.04%) Administrator
2 42 (43.75%) UNIX Administrator
3 29 (30.21%) Systems Administrator
4 23 (23.96%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 11 (11.46%) Development Manager
5 11 (11.46%) UNIX Engineer
5 11 (11.46%) Security Manager
6 9 (9.38%) E-Commerce Manager
7 7 (7.29%) UNIX Support
8 6 (6.25%) Architect
9 5 (5.21%) Junior
9 5 (5.21%) Linux Administrator
9 5 (5.21%) IT Security Manager
10 4 (4.17%) Platform Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 4 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) Consultant
10 4 (4.17%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 3 (3.13%) Oracle DBA
11 3 (3.13%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.54%) J2EE
2 10 (10.42%) HTML
3 7 (7.29%) Java EE
4 6 (6.25%) .NET
5 5 (5.21%) Web Services
5 5 (5.21%) Hibernate
5 5 (5.21%) Spring
6 4 (4.17%) XML
7 3 (3.13%) JAXB
7 3 (3.13%) Grails
7 3 (3.13%) LAMP
8 2 (2.08%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (2.08%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.08%) jQuery
8 2 (2.08%) Ajax
8 2 (2.08%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (2.08%) CSS
8 2 (2.08%) JSP
9 1 (1.04%) Middleware
9 1 (1.04%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 11 (11.46%) Open Source
3 3 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.13%) CMDB
4 2 (2.08%) RIA
4 2 (2.08%) Symmetrix
4 2 (2.08%) Clustering
5 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.04%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 79 (82.29%) UNIX
2 74 (77.08%) Linux
3 27 (28.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (27.08%) CentOS
5 23 (23.96%) Windows
6 19 (19.79%) AIX
7 13 (13.54%) HPUX
8 9 (9.38%) SUSE
8 9 (9.38%) Debian
9 1 (1.04%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (16.67%) ITIL
3 15 (15.63%) Service Delivery
4 13 (13.54%) Information Security
5 12 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 12 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 11 (11.46%) OO
6 11 (11.46%) Service Management
6 11 (11.46%) Mentoring
7 10 (10.42%) Coaching
7 10 (10.42%) SIEM
7 10 (10.42%) Kalman Filter
7 10 (10.42%) Risk Management
7 10 (10.42%) Incident Management
7 10 (10.42%) OWASP
7 10 (10.42%) Security Architecture
8 9 (9.38%) Project Management
9 8 (8.33%) Line Management
10 4 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 46 (47.92%) Shell Script
2 29 (30.21%) Perl
3 20 (20.83%) Java
4 14 (14.58%) Bash Shell
5 12 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 9 (9.38%) PHP
6 9 (9.38%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.13%) Ruby
7 3 (3.13%) SQL
7 3 (3.13%) Python
8 2 (2.08%) C
9 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.08%) Degree
1 2 (2.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.04%) VCP4
2 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.04%) MCSE
2 1 (1.04%) CCIE
2 1 (1.04%) CCSP
2 1 (1.04%) CCNP
2 1 (1.04%) CCNA
2 1 (1.04%) CCDP
2 1 (1.04%) CISSP
2 1 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.04%) CCVP
2 1 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.58%) SLA
1 14 (14.58%) PCI DSS
2 10 (10.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 16 (16.67%) Samba
2 13 (13.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (5.21%) NFS
5 3 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.04%) Squid
6 1 (1.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (23.96%) Puppet
2 19 (19.79%) NetBackup
3 12 (12.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 3 (3.13%) Data Guard
5 2 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.04%) Opsview
6 1 (1.04%) Graphite
6 1 (1.04%) Nagios
6 1 (1.04%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 38 (39.58%) Oracle
1 38 (39.58%) Red Hat
2 23 (23.96%) NetApp
3 18 (18.75%) Veritas
3 18 (18.75%) Symantec
4 17 (17.71%) IBM
4 17 (17.71%) EMC
5 16 (16.67%) VMware
6 13 (13.54%) Cisco
7 11 (11.46%) CheckPoint
8 8 (8.33%) Sun
9 6 (6.25%) F5
10 4 (4.17%) LogRhythm
10 4 (4.17%) Fortinet
10 4 (4.17%) Qualys
10 4 (4.17%) Juniper
10 4 (4.17%) Sourcefire
11 2 (2.08%) HP
11 2 (2.08%) Microsoft
12 1 (1.04%) Capita
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