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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 54 52 37
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 7 8 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.48% 2.03% 5.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.61% 8.51% 16.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 19
Average salary £40,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
152 94 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 32.07% 23.86% 33.47%
Number of salaries quoted 105 59 81
Average salary £40,000 £28,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 August 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 10 (100.00%) UNIX
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (90.00%) DNS
2 9 (90.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (90.00%) Firmware
2 9 (90.00%) Shell Script
2 9 (90.00%) HPUX
2 9 (90.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (60.00%) JBoss
3 6 (60.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (60.00%) HP
3 6 (60.00%) SAN
4 5 (50.00%) CA
4 5 (50.00%) SSL
4 5 (50.00%) Apache
4 5 (50.00%) J2EE
4 5 (50.00%) WebLogic
4 5 (50.00%) Brocade
4 5 (50.00%) Performance Management
4 5 (50.00%) Migration
4 5 (50.00%) Clustering
4 5 (50.00%) NetScaler
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (10.00%) Information Security
6 1 (10.00%) SSH
6 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
6 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
6 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 6 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (50.00%) Apache
2 5 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (90.00%) DNS
3 6 (60.00%) SAN
4 5 (50.00%) SSL
4 5 (50.00%) NetScaler
5 1 (10.00%) SSH
5 1 (10.00%) NAS
5 1 (10.00%) Internet
5 1 (10.00%) LDAP
5 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) UNIX Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) UNIX Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX Support
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) SOAP
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Firmware
2 5 (50.00%) Clustering
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) HPUX
2 9 (90.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 5 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security
2 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Service Management
2 1 (10.00%) Workflow
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) Python
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (60.00%) JBoss
2 6 (60.00%) HP
3 5 (50.00%) CA
3 5 (50.00%) Brocade
4 1 (10.00%) Sun
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle