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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 164 157 159
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 37 54 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.77% 1.11% 0.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.21% 4.32% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 28 39 15
Average salary £48,750 £57,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.21% +32.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,450 £39,900 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,900 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
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
1154 1250 833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 24.16% 25.66% 23.58%
Number of salaries quoted 942 943 664
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -9 23 £40,000 -33.33% 4
Bradford -15 6 £50,000 +11.11%
Halifax -3 4 £56,000 -
Solaris
Yorkshire

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 51 (71.83%) Linux
2 50 (70.42%) Oracle
3 49 (69.01%) UNIX
4 29 (40.85%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (35.21%) SLA
6 20 (28.17%) Oracle Database
7 19 (26.76%) Service Delivery
7 19 (26.76%) Java
8 18 (25.35%) JavaScript
8 18 (25.35%) HTML
8 18 (25.35%) Windows
9 17 (23.94%) VMware
10 15 (21.13%) Disaster Recovery
10 15 (21.13%) Shell Script
11 14 (19.72%) SAN
12 13 (18.31%) Sun
12 13 (18.31%) E-Commerce
12 13 (18.31%) WebSphere
12 13 (18.31%) Open Source
13 11 (15.49%) AIX
13 11 (15.49%) LAN
13 11 (15.49%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (14.08%) Network Security
14 10 (14.08%) Oracle9i Database
14 10 (14.08%) MySQL
14 10 (14.08%) SQL Server
15 9 (12.68%) WAN
15 9 (12.68%) Microsoft
15 9 (12.68%) Red Hat
15 9 (12.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 13 (18.31%) WebSphere
2 7 (9.86%) OpenStack
3 6 (8.45%) WebLogic
3 6 (8.45%) Apache
4 4 (5.63%) JBoss
5 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (19.72%) SAN
2 11 (15.49%) LAN
3 10 (14.08%) Network Security
4 9 (12.68%) WAN
5 8 (11.27%) TCP/IP
5 8 (11.27%) NAS
5 8 (11.27%) Firewall
6 5 (7.04%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (4.23%) DNS
7 3 (4.23%) DHCP
8 2 (2.82%) FTP
8 2 (2.82%) VPN
8 2 (2.82%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.41%) SSL
9 1 (1.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.17%) Oracle Database
2 10 (14.08%) MySQL
2 10 (14.08%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.08%) Oracle9i Database
3 8 (11.27%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (8.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (7.04%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 3 (4.23%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.23%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.41%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Subversion
1 4 (5.63%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.41%) JUnit
2 1 (1.41%) Maven
2 1 (1.41%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.41%) Hudson
General
1 3 (4.23%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Banking
2 2 (2.82%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 32 (45.07%) Administrator
2 20 (28.17%) UNIX Administrator
3 16 (22.54%) Systems Administrator
4 13 (18.31%) Development Manager
5 12 (16.90%) E-Commerce Manager
6 9 (12.68%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 7 (9.86%) Linux Administrator
7 7 (9.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (8.45%) Oracle DBA
8 6 (8.45%) Analyst
8 6 (8.45%) DBA
9 5 (7.04%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (7.04%) Security Analyst
9 5 (7.04%) Java Developer
9 5 (7.04%) Developer
9 5 (7.04%) Senior Security Analyst
10 4 (5.63%) Senior UNIX Administrator
10 4 (5.63%) Support Engineer
11 3 (4.23%) UNIX Support
12 2 (2.82%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.35%) HTML
2 8 (11.27%) Java EE
3 7 (9.86%) J2EE
4 6 (8.45%) .NET
5 5 (7.04%) Spring
5 5 (7.04%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (5.63%) XML
7 3 (4.23%) XSLT
7 3 (4.23%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 1 (1.41%) jQuery
8 1 (1.41%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.41%) Ajax
8 1 (1.41%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (1.41%) LAMP
8 1 (1.41%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.41%) CSS
8 1 (1.41%) JSP
8 1 (1.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.04%) CMDB
3 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.41%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.41%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 51 (71.83%) Linux
2 49 (69.01%) UNIX
3 18 (25.35%) Windows
4 11 (15.49%) AIX
5 9 (12.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (9.86%) HPUX
7 5 (7.04%) Ubuntu
8 4 (5.63%) zOS
9 2 (2.82%) CentOS
10 1 (1.41%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (40.85%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (26.76%) Service Delivery
3 15 (21.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (18.31%) E-Commerce
4 13 (18.31%) Open Source
5 8 (11.27%) Problem Management
5 8 (11.27%) DevOps
5 8 (11.27%) OO
5 8 (11.27%) Asset Management
5 8 (11.27%) Information Security
6 7 (9.86%) ITIL
6 7 (9.86%) Software Delivery
7 6 (8.45%) Project Management
8 5 (7.04%) SDLC
8 5 (7.04%) Mentoring
8 5 (7.04%) Coaching
8 5 (7.04%) SIEM
8 5 (7.04%) Incident Management
8 5 (7.04%) Operations Management
9 4 (5.63%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (26.76%) Java
2 18 (25.35%) JavaScript
3 15 (21.13%) Shell Script
4 5 (7.04%) SQL
5 3 (4.23%) PHP
6 2 (2.82%) Perl
7 1 (1.41%) Python
7 1 (1.41%) Ruby
7 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (35.21%) SLA
2 8 (11.27%) QA
3 5 (7.04%) PCI DSS
3 5 (7.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (15.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.86%) XenServer
2 7 (9.86%) vSphere
2 7 (9.86%) Xen
2 7 (9.86%) KVM
3 5 (7.04%) Samba
3 5 (7.04%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (7.04%) NFS
4 3 (4.23%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) NetBackup
2 5 (7.04%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (2.82%) Puppet
3 2 (2.82%) Cobbler
4 1 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.41%) Nagios
4 1 (1.41%) Foglight
4 1 (1.41%) Nessus
4 1 (1.41%) SCCM
4 1 (1.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 50 (70.42%) Oracle
2 17 (23.94%) VMware
3 13 (18.31%) Sun
4 9 (12.68%) Microsoft
4 9 (12.68%) Red Hat
5 5 (7.04%) Symantec
5 5 (7.04%) Sourcefire
5 5 (7.04%) Fortinet
5 5 (7.04%) Qualys
5 5 (7.04%) Juniper
5 5 (7.04%) F5
6 4 (5.63%) IBM
6 4 (5.63%) HP
7 2 (2.82%) NetApp
8 1 (1.41%) Infoblox
8 1 (1.41%) EMC
8 1 (1.41%) Citrix
8 1 (1.41%) Alcatel-Lucent
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