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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - 56 46
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 0 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York - 2.17% 3.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 7.69% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 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
121 130 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 25.05% 28.26% 17.48%
Number of salaries quoted 78 57 40
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £22,500 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 10 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) HPUX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Firmware
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) HP

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) HPUX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) HP