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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 148 159 156
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 62 29 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.21% 0.78% 0.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.77% 3.16% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 47 24 25
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +35.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £42,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
1301 918 981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.39% 24.64% 25.57%
Number of salaries quoted 937 746 797
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +4 55 £37,250 -25.50% 8
Bradford - 3 £45,000 -
Wetherby -4 2 £44,500 +4.70%
Solaris
Yorkshire

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 110 (93.22%) Linux
2 79 (66.95%) Apache
3 63 (53.39%) Perl
4 58 (49.15%) UNIX
5 53 (44.92%) Red Hat
6 48 (40.68%) EMC
6 48 (40.68%) MySQL
7 46 (38.98%) PHP
8 45 (38.14%) Java
8 45 (38.14%) Project Management
9 42 (35.59%) Internet
10 41 (34.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 39 (33.05%) WebSphere
12 38 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
12 38 (32.20%) JavaScript
12 38 (32.20%) Open Source
13 37 (31.36%) Shell Script
14 36 (30.51%) Degree
15 34 (28.81%) LAMP
15 34 (28.81%) Web Services
15 34 (28.81%) XML
15 34 (28.81%) Cisco
16 33 (27.97%) WebLogic
16 33 (27.97%) Scrum
16 33 (27.97%) ActiveMQ
16 33 (27.97%) RabbitMQ
16 33 (27.97%) F5
16 33 (27.97%) AMQP
16 33 (27.97%) Load Testing
17 32 (27.12%) Tomcat

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 79 (66.95%) Apache
2 39 (33.05%) WebSphere
3 33 (27.97%) WebLogic
4 32 (27.12%) Tomcat
5 31 (26.27%) WebLogic Portal
6 3 (2.54%) CICS
6 3 (2.54%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.85%) WordPress
7 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.85%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 42 (35.59%) Internet
2 33 (27.97%) AMQP
3 32 (27.12%) HTTP
4 31 (26.27%) SAN
5 11 (9.32%) DNS
5 11 (9.32%) NAS
6 10 (8.47%) Firewall
7 3 (2.54%) Network Security
8 2 (1.69%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.85%) SSL
9 1 (0.85%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (40.68%) MySQL
2 9 (7.63%) Redis
3 5 (4.24%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.54%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.69%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 2 (1.69%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.85%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 15 (12.71%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.54%) JUnit
3 1 (0.85%) Metasploit
General
1 8 (6.78%) Banking
2 3 (2.54%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 49 (41.53%) Administrator
2 39 (33.05%) UNIX Administrator
3 33 (27.97%) Architect
3 33 (27.97%) Developer
3 33 (27.97%) Solutions Architect
4 24 (20.34%) Systems Administrator
5 16 (13.56%) Lead Developer
5 16 (13.56%) UNIX Engineer
6 15 (12.71%) Senior Developer
6 15 (12.71%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 15 (12.71%) Senior Architect
7 14 (11.86%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 10 (8.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (7.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 9 (7.63%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (7.63%) Systems Engineer
9 9 (7.63%) Linux Administrator
10 7 (5.93%) Junior
11 6 (5.08%) Solaris Systems Administrator
11 6 (5.08%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (28.81%) Web Services
1 34 (28.81%) XML
1 34 (28.81%) LAMP
2 33 (27.97%) RabbitMQ
2 33 (27.97%) ActiveMQ
3 31 (26.27%) J2EE
4 7 (5.93%) HTML
5 5 (4.24%) .NET
5 5 (4.24%) Spring
5 5 (4.24%) Java EE
6 3 (2.54%) Grails
6 3 (2.54%) Hibernate
6 3 (2.54%) JAXB
6 3 (2.54%) WSDL
6 3 (2.54%) XML Schema
7 1 (0.85%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 38 (32.20%) Open Source
2 31 (26.27%) Symmetrix
2 31 (26.27%) Clustering
2 31 (26.27%) RIA
3 9 (7.63%) Enterprise Storage
3 9 (7.63%) IBM XIV
4 3 (2.54%) W3C
4 3 (2.54%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.54%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.85%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 110 (93.22%) Linux
2 58 (49.15%) UNIX
3 41 (34.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (16.95%) CentOS
5 19 (16.10%) Windows
6 18 (15.25%) HPUX
7 7 (5.93%) AIX
8 4 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (3.39%) Windows 7
8 4 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.54%) zOS
10 1 (0.85%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (38.14%) Project Management
2 38 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (27.97%) Scrum
3 33 (27.97%) Load Testing
4 31 (26.27%) High Availability
4 31 (26.27%) Technical Architecture
4 31 (26.27%) Network Load Balancing
4 31 (26.27%) Content Management
4 31 (26.27%) UML
4 31 (26.27%) Test Planning
5 11 (9.32%) Change Management
6 9 (7.63%) Load Balancing
6 9 (7.63%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (5.93%) DevOps
7 7 (5.93%) ITIL
8 5 (4.24%) Service Delivery
8 5 (4.24%) Software Engineering
9 3 (2.54%) Configuration Management
9 3 (2.54%) E-Commerce
10 2 (1.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 63 (53.39%) Perl
2 46 (38.98%) PHP
3 45 (38.14%) Java
4 38 (32.20%) JavaScript
5 37 (31.36%) Shell Script
6 22 (18.64%) Ruby
7 15 (12.71%) Bash Shell
8 11 (9.32%) C++
9 10 (8.47%) Python
10 4 (3.39%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.54%) Scala
11 3 (2.54%) Groovy
11 3 (2.54%) C#
11 3 (2.54%) COBOL
12 2 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (30.51%) Degree
2 3 (2.54%) MCSE
2 3 (2.54%) CCIE
2 3 (2.54%) CCSP
2 3 (2.54%) CCNP
2 3 (2.54%) CCIP
2 3 (2.54%) CCDP
2 3 (2.54%) CISSP
2 3 (2.54%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.54%) CCVP
2 3 (2.54%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (26.27%) QA
2 2 (1.69%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (16.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 9 (7.63%) vSphere
2 9 (7.63%) Squid
3 4 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.54%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.69%) XenApp
6 1 (0.85%) NFS
6 1 (0.85%) Samba
Systems Management
1 17 (14.41%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 17 (14.41%) Puppet
2 10 (8.47%) Nagios
3 9 (7.63%) Opsview
4 4 (3.39%) SCCM
5 3 (2.54%) Data Guard
6 2 (1.69%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.69%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.69%) Netcool
6 2 (1.69%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 1 (0.85%) Nessus
7 1 (0.85%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 53 (44.92%) Red Hat
2 48 (40.68%) EMC
3 34 (28.81%) Cisco
4 33 (27.97%) F5
5 28 (23.73%) IBM
5 28 (23.73%) Veritas
6 24 (20.34%) Symantec
7 19 (16.10%) NetApp
8 18 (15.25%) Oracle
9 14 (11.86%) VMware
10 9 (7.63%) HP
11 7 (5.93%) Microsoft
12 5 (4.24%) JBoss
13 3 (2.54%) Sun
13 3 (2.54%) CheckPoint
14 2 (1.69%) Citrix
14 2 (1.69%) Juniper
14 2 (1.69%) BMC
14 2 (1.69%) Sourcefire
14 2 (1.69%) Fortinet
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