The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the York region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 54 50 43
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 9 10 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.96% 2.34% 4.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.73% 8.77% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 11
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -44.61%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Operating Systems Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
157 114 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 34.13% 26.64% 28.69%
Number of salaries quoted 95 65 64
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £54,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Solaris
North Yorkshire

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 23 July 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 12 (100.00%) UNIX
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (75.00%) DNS
2 9 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (75.00%) Firmware
2 9 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 9 (75.00%) HPUX
3 8 (66.67%) JBoss
3 8 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 8 (66.67%) SAN
4 6 (50.00%) HP
5 5 (41.67%) Migration
5 5 (41.67%) Clustering
5 5 (41.67%) Brocade
5 5 (41.67%) NetScaler
5 5 (41.67%) Performance Management
5 5 (41.67%) CA
5 5 (41.67%) SSL
5 5 (41.67%) Apache
5 5 (41.67%) J2EE
5 5 (41.67%) WebLogic
6 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 4 (33.33%) Finance
7 3 (25.00%) SSH
7 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (25.00%) NAS
7 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 8 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 5 (41.67%) WebLogic
2 5 (41.67%) Apache
3 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (75.00%) DNS
3 8 (66.67%) SAN
4 5 (41.67%) SSL
4 5 (41.67%) NetScaler
5 3 (25.00%) LDAP
5 3 (25.00%) HTTP
5 3 (25.00%) Internet
5 3 (25.00%) SSH
5 3 (25.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) UNIX Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) UNIX Systems Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX Support
3 1 (8.33%) Senior UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) J2EE
2 3 (25.00%) SOAP
2 3 (25.00%) XML
2 3 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Firmware
2 5 (41.67%) Clustering
3 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) UNIX
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (75.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Migration
1 5 (41.67%) Performance Management
2 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Service Management
2 3 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) Perl
2 3 (25.00%) Python
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (66.67%) JBoss
3 6 (50.00%) HP
4 5 (41.67%) CA
4 5 (41.67%) Brocade
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle
5 3 (25.00%) Sun