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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 169 151 178
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +27
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 91 94 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.29% 1.52% 0.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.77% 5.42% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 81 63 33
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -19.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,050 £21,400 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
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
1906 1733 1483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 26.99% 27.95% 24.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1533 1308 1167
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £20,000
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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
West Yorkshire +9 52 £40,000 - 1
South Yorkshire -16 29 £40,000 +24.22% 1
North Yorkshire +2 10 £45,000 +51.26% 1
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 136 (77.71%) UNIX
2 130 (74.29%) Linux
3 79 (45.14%) Shell Script
4 71 (40.57%) Red Hat
5 65 (37.14%) Oracle
6 64 (36.57%) SAN
7 57 (32.57%) Perl
8 51 (29.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 47 (26.86%) Apache
10 43 (24.57%) Windows
11 42 (24.00%) VMware
12 38 (21.71%) HPUX
13 36 (20.57%) NetApp
14 35 (20.00%) Veritas
15 34 (19.43%) EMC
16 33 (18.86%) IBM
17 32 (18.29%) CentOS
17 32 (18.29%) Oracle Database
18 31 (17.71%) Symantec
18 31 (17.71%) NetBackup
18 31 (17.71%) WebSphere
19 29 (16.57%) Puppet
20 28 (16.00%) Project Management
21 27 (15.43%) Cisco
22 26 (14.86%) AIX
22 26 (14.86%) JBoss
23 25 (14.29%) SQL
24 24 (13.71%) Java
24 24 (13.71%) DNS
24 24 (13.71%) Agile Software Development

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 47 (26.86%) Apache
2 31 (17.71%) WebSphere
3 26 (14.86%) JBoss
4 22 (12.57%) WebLogic
5 11 (6.29%) Tomcat
6 7 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (2.86%) WebLogic Portal
8 4 (2.29%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.14%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.57%) IIS
10 1 (0.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (36.57%) SAN
2 24 (13.71%) DNS
3 23 (13.14%) Firewall
4 21 (12.00%) TCP/IP
5 14 (8.00%) NAS
6 12 (6.86%) SSL
7 10 (5.71%) LDAP
7 10 (5.71%) Wireless
8 9 (5.14%) Internet
9 8 (4.57%) DHCP
10 6 (3.43%) HTTP
11 5 (2.86%) AMQP
12 3 (1.71%) LAN
13 1 (0.57%) MPLS
13 1 (0.57%) NetScaler
13 1 (0.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (18.29%) Oracle Database
2 24 (13.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (6.86%) MySQL
4 11 (6.29%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 11 (6.29%) Oracle9i Database
5 10 (5.71%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (5.71%) Oracle Database 12c
6 9 (5.14%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (4.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (2.29%) Redis
8 4 (2.29%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.71%) Ingres
10 2 (1.14%) Informix
10 2 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.57%) SQLPlus
11 1 (0.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.14%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (3.43%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.71%) Ant
4 3 (1.71%) JUnit
5 1 (0.57%) Metasploit
General
1 18 (10.29%) Finance
2 10 (5.71%) Banking
3 7 (4.00%) Retail
4 5 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.29%) Automotive
6 2 (1.14%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 75 (42.86%) Administrator
2 60 (34.29%) UNIX Administrator
3 42 (24.00%) Systems Administrator
4 29 (16.57%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 23 (13.14%) UNIX Engineer
6 18 (10.29%) Oracle DBA
6 18 (10.29%) DBA
7 17 (9.71%) Consultant
8 13 (7.43%) Architect
9 11 (6.29%) Security Manager
10 10 (5.71%) UNIX Support
10 10 (5.71%) Developer
11 8 (4.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (4.00%) Java Developer
12 7 (4.00%) Development Manager
12 7 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
12 7 (4.00%) Junior
12 7 (4.00%) SQL DBA
13 6 (3.43%) Solaris Systems Administrator
13 6 (3.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.00%) Middleware
2 13 (7.43%) Oracle Fusion
3 12 (6.86%) Web Services
3 12 (6.86%) HTML
4 11 (6.29%) XML
5 9 (5.14%) J2EE
5 9 (5.14%) Hibernate
6 7 (4.00%) Java EE
7 6 (3.43%) Spring
8 5 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (2.86%) ActiveMQ
8 5 (2.86%) LAMP
8 5 (2.86%) SOAP
9 3 (1.71%) JAXB
9 3 (1.71%) Grails
10 2 (1.14%) .NET
10 2 (1.14%) CGI
10 2 (1.14%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.00%) Open Source
2 13 (7.43%) Management Information System
3 9 (5.14%) CMDB
4 7 (4.00%) Client/Server
5 6 (3.43%) Clustering
5 6 (3.43%) CLARiiON
6 5 (2.86%) Symmetrix
6 5 (2.86%) RIA
6 5 (2.86%) LPAR
7 4 (2.29%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (2.29%) IBM XIV
8 3 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.71%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 136 (77.71%) UNIX
2 130 (74.29%) Linux
3 51 (29.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 43 (24.57%) Windows
5 38 (21.71%) HPUX
6 32 (18.29%) CentOS
7 26 (14.86%) AIX
8 9 (5.14%) SUSE
8 9 (5.14%) Debian
9 3 (1.71%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (16.00%) Project Management
2 24 (13.71%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (12.57%) ITIL
4 18 (10.29%) Service Management
5 15 (8.57%) Information Security
6 13 (7.43%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (7.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 11 (6.29%) Service Delivery
7 11 (6.29%) OWASP
8 10 (5.71%) Security Architecture
8 10 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
8 10 (5.71%) SIEM
8 10 (5.71%) Kalman Filter
8 10 (5.71%) Mentoring
8 10 (5.71%) Coaching
8 10 (5.71%) Risk Management
8 10 (5.71%) Incident Management
9 9 (5.14%) Integration Testing
10 8 (4.57%) E-Commerce
10 8 (4.57%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (45.14%) Shell Script
2 57 (32.57%) Perl
3 25 (14.29%) SQL
4 24 (13.71%) Java
5 21 (12.00%) Bash Shell
6 15 (8.57%) PL/SQL
7 14 (8.00%) PHP
8 11 (6.29%) JavaScript
9 9 (5.14%) PowerShell
10 6 (3.43%) COBOL
11 5 (2.86%) Ruby
12 4 (2.29%) Python
13 3 (1.71%) C++
14 2 (1.14%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (9.14%) Security Cleared
2 10 (5.71%) Degree
3 4 (2.29%) PMP
3 4 (2.29%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.71%) CCVP
4 3 (1.71%) MCSE
4 3 (1.71%) CCIE
4 3 (1.71%) CCSP
4 3 (1.71%) CCNP
4 3 (1.71%) CCDP
4 3 (1.71%) CISSP
4 3 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.14%) CCIP
5 2 (1.14%) CCSE
6 1 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.57%) NCDA
6 1 (0.57%) NCIE
6 1 (0.57%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.57%) SLA
1 15 (8.57%) PCI DSS
2 10 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.71%) QA
5 1 (0.57%) BS7799
System Software
1 19 (10.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 19 (10.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 16 (9.14%) Oracle RAC
3 15 (8.57%) Samba
3 15 (8.57%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (3.43%) vSphere
5 5 (2.86%) Firmware
6 4 (2.29%) Squid
6 4 (2.29%) NFS
6 4 (2.29%) Active Directory
7 3 (1.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 2 (1.14%) vCloud
8 2 (1.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 31 (17.71%) NetBackup
2 29 (16.57%) Puppet
3 19 (10.86%) Data Guard
4 18 (10.29%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 5 (2.86%) Nagios
6 4 (2.29%) Opsview
6 4 (2.29%) Graphite
7 3 (1.71%) BMC PATROL
7 3 (1.71%) Control-M
8 2 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.57%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.57%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.57%) EMC Navisphere
9 1 (0.57%) SCOM
9 1 (0.57%) Nessus
Vendors
1 71 (40.57%) Red Hat
2 65 (37.14%) Oracle
3 42 (24.00%) VMware
4 36 (20.57%) NetApp
5 35 (20.00%) Veritas
6 34 (19.43%) EMC
7 33 (18.86%) IBM
8 31 (17.71%) Symantec
9 27 (15.43%) Cisco
10 20 (11.43%) HP
11 13 (7.43%) CheckPoint
11 13 (7.43%) F5
12 12 (6.86%) Sun
13 10 (5.71%) Microsoft
14 7 (4.00%) Citrix
14 7 (4.00%) CommVault
15 5 (2.86%) Juniper
15 5 (2.86%) LogRhythm
15 5 (2.86%) Fortinet
15 5 (2.86%) Qualys
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago