The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 184 164 174
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +10
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 74 87 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.06% 1.34% 1.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.95% 4.80% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 68 55 39
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £31,860
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,100 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Solaris
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1874 1811 1453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 26.74% 27.83% 24.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1519 1344 1136
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Solaris
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Solaris
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
South Yorkshire -1 32 £36,800 +10.34% 3
West Yorkshire -21 29 £54,500 +55.71% 4
North Yorkshire +15 13 £45,000 - 1
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 145 (84.80%) UNIX
2 118 (69.01%) Linux
3 75 (43.86%) Shell Script
4 69 (40.35%) Oracle
5 68 (39.77%) SAN
6 62 (36.26%) Red Hat
7 52 (30.41%) Perl
8 42 (24.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 41 (23.98%) Apache
10 38 (22.22%) IBM
10 38 (22.22%) HPUX
11 37 (21.64%) Windows
11 37 (21.64%) VMware
12 36 (21.05%) NetApp
12 36 (21.05%) Oracle Database
13 34 (19.88%) Veritas
14 33 (19.30%) AIX
14 33 (19.30%) CentOS
15 31 (18.13%) WebSphere
15 31 (18.13%) Symantec
15 31 (18.13%) EMC
16 29 (16.96%) JBoss
17 28 (16.37%) NetBackup
17 28 (16.37%) Puppet
18 26 (15.20%) ITIL
18 26 (15.20%) Java
19 25 (14.62%) SQL
19 25 (14.62%) Agile Software Development
20 24 (14.04%) Security Cleared
21 22 (12.87%) Oracle Database 11g

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 41 (23.98%) Apache
2 31 (18.13%) WebSphere
3 29 (16.96%) JBoss
4 19 (11.11%) WebLogic
5 11 (6.43%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (4.68%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.17%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (1.17%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (2.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (39.77%) SAN
2 21 (12.28%) DNS
3 20 (11.70%) Firewall
4 19 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 14 (8.19%) LDAP
6 11 (6.43%) NAS
6 11 (6.43%) SSL
7 10 (5.85%) Wireless
8 8 (4.68%) DHCP
9 3 (1.75%) LAN
9 3 (1.75%) Internet
10 2 (1.17%) HTTP
10 2 (1.17%) AMQP
11 1 (0.58%) Network Security
11 1 (0.58%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.58%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (21.05%) Oracle Database
2 22 (12.87%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (8.19%) Oracle Database 12c
4 11 (6.43%) Oracle9i Database
5 10 (5.85%) Oracle Database 10g
6 9 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (4.68%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 6 (3.51%) MySQL
9 4 (2.34%) SQL Server
9 4 (2.34%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.75%) Ingres
11 2 (1.17%) Informix
11 2 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.58%) Redis
12 1 (0.58%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (8.77%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.85%) Eclipse
3 9 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
4 7 (4.09%) Ant
5 4 (2.34%) JUnit
6 1 (0.58%) Hudson
6 1 (0.58%) Subversion
6 1 (0.58%) Maven
General
1 19 (11.11%) Finance
2 14 (8.19%) Banking
3 7 (4.09%) Retail
4 4 (2.34%) Financial Institution
4 4 (2.34%) Automotive
4 4 (2.34%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.58%) Law
5 1 (0.58%) Legal
5 1 (0.58%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 85 (49.71%) Administrator
2 61 (35.67%) UNIX Administrator
3 52 (30.41%) Systems Administrator
4 30 (17.54%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 20 (11.70%) UNIX Engineer
6 15 (8.77%) Oracle DBA
6 15 (8.77%) Consultant
6 15 (8.77%) DBA
7 12 (7.02%) AIX Administrator
7 12 (7.02%) Security Manager
8 11 (6.43%) Architect
9 10 (5.85%) Developer
9 10 (5.85%) Java Developer
9 10 (5.85%) UNIX Support
10 9 (5.26%) Solaris Systems Administrator
10 9 (5.26%) Solaris Administrator
10 9 (5.26%) Development Manager
11 7 (4.09%) E-Commerce Manager
11 7 (4.09%) Junior
11 7 (4.09%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.94%) HTML
2 14 (8.19%) Middleware
2 14 (8.19%) Web Services
2 14 (8.19%) Hibernate
3 13 (7.60%) Oracle Fusion
3 13 (7.60%) XML
4 9 (5.26%) SOAP
5 8 (4.68%) J2EE
5 8 (4.68%) Java EE
6 5 (2.92%) Spring
7 3 (1.75%) Grails
7 3 (1.75%) .NET
7 3 (1.75%) JAXB
8 2 (1.17%) X-Windows
8 2 (1.17%) LAMP
8 2 (1.17%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (1.17%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (0.58%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.58%) jQuery
9 1 (0.58%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.60%) Open Source
1 13 (7.60%) Management Information System
2 12 (7.02%) LPAR
3 9 (5.26%) CMDB
4 7 (4.09%) Client/Server
5 5 (2.92%) CLARiiON
6 2 (1.17%) Symmetrix
6 2 (1.17%) Clustering
6 2 (1.17%) RIA
6 2 (1.17%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.58%) IBM XIV
7 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 145 (84.80%) UNIX
2 118 (69.01%) Linux
3 42 (24.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 38 (22.22%) HPUX
5 37 (21.64%) Windows
6 33 (19.30%) AIX
6 33 (19.30%) CentOS
7 9 (5.26%) Debian
7 9 (5.26%) SUSE
8 3 (1.75%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (15.20%) ITIL
2 25 (14.62%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (12.28%) Service Management
4 20 (11.70%) Project Management
5 14 (8.19%) Information Security
6 13 (7.60%) Integration Testing
7 12 (7.02%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 11 (6.43%) Service Delivery
8 11 (6.43%) Mentoring
9 10 (5.85%) Coaching
9 10 (5.85%) Kalman Filter
9 10 (5.85%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (5.85%) E-Commerce
9 10 (5.85%) OWASP
9 10 (5.85%) Security Architecture
9 10 (5.85%) SIEM
9 10 (5.85%) Incident Management
9 10 (5.85%) Risk Management
10 9 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (5.26%) OO
Programming Languages
1 75 (43.86%) Shell Script
2 52 (30.41%) Perl
3 26 (15.20%) Java
4 25 (14.62%) SQL
5 19 (11.11%) PL/SQL
6 16 (9.36%) Bash Shell
7 9 (5.26%) PowerShell
7 9 (5.26%) JavaScript
8 8 (4.68%) PHP
9 6 (3.51%) COBOL
10 4 (2.34%) Python
11 2 (1.17%) C
11 2 (1.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (14.04%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.09%) Degree
3 3 (1.75%) CISSP
4 2 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.17%) CCDP
4 2 (1.17%) PMP
4 2 (1.17%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.17%) CCIE
4 2 (1.17%) CCSP
4 2 (1.17%) CCNP
4 2 (1.17%) MCSE
4 2 (1.17%) CCVP
5 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.58%) CCSE
5 1 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.58%) CCIP
5 1 (0.58%) CCNA
5 1 (0.58%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.77%) SLA
2 14 (8.19%) PCI DSS
3 10 (5.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 18 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (8.77%) Samba
4 13 (7.60%) Oracle RAC
5 12 (7.02%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (2.34%) Active Directory
6 4 (2.34%) NFS
6 4 (2.34%) vSphere
7 3 (1.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 2 (1.17%) vCloud
9 1 (0.58%) XenApp
9 1 (0.58%) Squid
Systems Management
1 28 (16.37%) NetBackup
1 28 (16.37%) Puppet
2 19 (11.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 16 (9.36%) Data Guard
4 5 (2.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (1.75%) BMC PATROL
5 3 (1.75%) Control-M
6 2 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.58%) Opsview
7 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.58%) Graphite
7 1 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.58%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.58%) SCOM
7 1 (0.58%) EMC Navisphere
7 1 (0.58%) Nagios
Vendors
1 69 (40.35%) Oracle
2 62 (36.26%) Red Hat
3 38 (22.22%) IBM
4 37 (21.64%) VMware
5 36 (21.05%) NetApp
6 34 (19.88%) Veritas
7 31 (18.13%) Symantec
7 31 (18.13%) EMC
8 22 (12.87%) Cisco
9 19 (11.11%) HP
10 13 (7.60%) CheckPoint
11 12 (7.02%) Sun
12 9 (5.26%) F5
12 9 (5.26%) Microsoft
13 5 (2.92%) Juniper
14 4 (2.34%) CommVault
14 4 (2.34%) Citrix
14 4 (2.34%) Sourcefire
14 4 (2.34%) Fortinet
14 4 (2.34%) Qualys
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