The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - 56 52
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 0 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York - 2.53% 2.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 9.24% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 8
Average salary - £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Solaris
North 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 York region.

Operating Systems Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
104 119 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 20.55% 27.36% 17.48%
Number of salaries quoted 69 59 49
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £25,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in York

Solaris
Salary Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the York region.

Solaris Salary Trend in York

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 6 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (83.33%) Firmware
2 5 (83.33%) Shell Script
2 5 (83.33%) HPUX
3 2 (33.33%) JBoss
3 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) CA
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) SSL
4 1 (16.67%) Sun
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Clustering
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) LDAP
4 1 (16.67%) HTTP
4 1 (16.67%) Apache
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 2 (33.33%) JBoss
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) SSH
4 1 (16.67%) NAS
4 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
4 1 (16.67%) SSL
4 1 (16.67%) LDAP
4 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (83.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Service Management
1 1 (16.67%) Workflow
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Python
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) CA
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Sun
3 1 (16.67%) Brocade
3 1 (16.67%) AppDynamics