The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 173 177 155
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -22
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 80 45 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.05% 0.78% 1.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.02% 3.01% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 58 33 54
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £32,200 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £73,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1990 1494 1488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 26.13% 25.94% 25.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1495 1113 1209
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Solaris
England

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -4 39 £42,832 -4.81% 9
South Yorkshire +8 33 £31,000 -3.72% 1
North Yorkshire -34 9 £44,250 -15.71% 3
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 132 (78.57%) Linux
2 124 (73.81%) UNIX
3 75 (44.64%) Oracle
4 57 (33.93%) Java
5 54 (32.14%) Red Hat
6 49 (29.17%) SQL
7 46 (27.38%) WebSphere
8 44 (26.19%) Oracle Database
9 43 (25.60%) AIX
10 42 (25.00%) XML
11 39 (23.21%) Windows
11 39 (23.21%) Apache
12 38 (22.62%) Perl
12 38 (22.62%) SAN
13 35 (20.83%) HPUX
14 34 (20.24%) Web Services
15 33 (19.64%) ITIL
16 30 (17.86%) Tomcat
16 30 (17.86%) Cisco
17 28 (16.67%) JavaScript
17 28 (16.67%) Middleware
17 28 (16.67%) Banking
18 27 (16.07%) Finance
19 26 (15.48%) Degree
20 25 (14.88%) NetBackup
20 25 (14.88%) J2EE
20 25 (14.88%) HTML
21 24 (14.29%) SQL Server
21 24 (14.29%) VMware
21 24 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 46 (27.38%) WebSphere
2 39 (23.21%) Apache
3 30 (17.86%) Tomcat
4 19 (11.31%) IIS
5 15 (8.93%) WebSphere Application Server
6 13 (7.74%) IBM HTTP Server
7 11 (6.55%) WebLogic
8 10 (5.95%) CICS
8 10 (5.95%) GlassFish
9 8 (4.76%) Oracle Application Server
10 7 (4.17%) WebLogic Portal
11 4 (2.38%) MQSeries
12 2 (1.19%) MS Exchange
12 2 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
13 1 (0.60%) Lotus Domino
13 1 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.60%) nginx
13 1 (0.60%) Gunicorn
13 1 (0.60%) uWSGI
Applications
1 4 (2.38%) MS Office
2 2 (1.19%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.98%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.60%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.60%) CloudFront
2 1 (0.60%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 38 (22.62%) SAN
2 20 (11.90%) HTTP
3 18 (10.71%) TCP/IP
4 16 (9.52%) Internet
5 11 (6.55%) NAS
6 7 (4.17%) AMQP
6 7 (4.17%) Firewall
7 6 (3.57%) Network Security
8 5 (2.98%) SSH
8 5 (2.98%) LDAP
9 4 (2.38%) WAN
9 4 (2.38%) FTP
9 4 (2.38%) VPN
9 4 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (2.38%) FWSM
9 4 (2.38%) Cisco PIX
10 3 (1.79%) DNS
10 3 (1.79%) SSL
11 2 (1.19%) LAN
11 2 (1.19%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (26.19%) Oracle Database
2 24 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 24 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 19 (11.31%) MySQL
4 16 (9.52%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 15 (8.93%) Relational Database
6 13 (7.74%) DB2
7 12 (7.14%) RDBMS
8 11 (6.55%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (4.17%) Oracle9i Database
10 3 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.79%) Ingres
10 3 (1.79%) Data Mining
10 3 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.79%) OLAP
10 3 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (1.19%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (8.33%) JUnit
2 7 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (4.17%) PowerBuilder
3 6 (3.57%) Eclipse
4 4 (2.38%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 4 (2.38%) Subversion
4 4 (2.38%) Rational Application Developer
5 2 (1.19%) JIRA
5 2 (1.19%) JMeter
5 2 (1.19%) Toad
5 2 (1.19%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (1.19%) LoadRunner
General
1 28 (16.67%) Banking
2 27 (16.07%) Finance
3 13 (7.74%) Retail
4 8 (4.76%) Manufacturing
5 7 (4.17%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.19%) Electronics
6 2 (1.19%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.19%) Military
7 1 (0.60%) Legal
7 1 (0.60%) Advertising
7 1 (0.60%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 36 (21.43%) Developer
2 35 (20.83%) Administrator
3 28 (16.67%) UNIX Administrator
4 23 (13.69%) DBA
5 22 (13.10%) Analyst
5 22 (13.10%) Oracle DBA
6 20 (11.90%) Architect
7 19 (11.31%) Systems Administrator
8 16 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
9 15 (8.93%) SQL DBA
10 14 (8.33%) Java Developer
11 12 (7.14%) UNIX Systems Administrator
12 11 (6.55%) Consultant
13 10 (5.95%) UNIX Engineer
14 8 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 8 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
14 8 (4.76%) Support Analyst
15 7 (4.17%) Oracle Developer
15 7 (4.17%) Support Consultant
15 7 (4.17%) UNIX Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (25.00%) XML
2 34 (20.24%) Web Services
3 28 (16.67%) Middleware
4 25 (14.88%) HTML
4 25 (14.88%) J2EE
5 19 (11.31%) Hibernate
6 12 (7.14%) LAMP
7 10 (5.95%) Grails
7 10 (5.95%) Spring
7 10 (5.95%) Java EE
7 10 (5.95%) WSDL
7 10 (5.95%) XML Schema
7 10 (5.95%) JAXB
8 8 (4.76%) JDBC
9 7 (4.17%) EJB
9 7 (4.17%) .NET
9 7 (4.17%) DHTML
9 7 (4.17%) SOAP
9 7 (4.17%) XSL
9 7 (4.17%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.71%) Management Information System
2 15 (8.93%) Computer Science
3 12 (7.14%) Mainframe
3 12 (7.14%) Clustering
4 10 (5.95%) W3C
5 7 (4.17%) Symmetrix
5 7 (4.17%) RIA
5 7 (4.17%) Open Source
6 5 (2.98%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (2.98%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.98%) IVR
7 2 (1.19%) Chip and PIN
7 2 (1.19%) NHS
8 1 (0.60%) Firmware
8 1 (0.60%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 132 (78.57%) Linux
2 124 (73.81%) UNIX
3 43 (25.60%) AIX
4 39 (23.21%) Windows
5 35 (20.83%) HPUX
6 21 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (9.52%) SUSE
8 10 (5.95%) zOS
9 9 (5.36%) Debian
10 8 (4.76%) CentOS
11 4 (2.38%) Windows 7
11 4 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (1.79%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (1.19%) VMS
13 2 (1.19%) Fedora
14 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (19.64%) ITIL
2 18 (10.71%) E-Commerce
3 14 (8.33%) Project Management
4 11 (6.55%) Service Management
4 11 (6.55%) Service Delivery
4 11 (6.55%) Content Management
4 11 (6.55%) Incident Management
4 11 (6.55%) Load Balancing
4 11 (6.55%) Web Development
5 10 (5.95%) Software Engineering
5 10 (5.95%) Business Continuity
6 9 (5.36%) Information Security
6 9 (5.36%) Change Management
7 8 (4.76%) Scrum
7 8 (4.76%) Operations Management
7 8 (4.76%) High Availability
8 7 (4.17%) Load Testing
8 7 (4.17%) Network Load Balancing
8 7 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
8 7 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 57 (33.93%) Java
2 49 (29.17%) SQL
3 38 (22.62%) Perl
4 28 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 22 (13.10%) Shell Script
6 20 (11.90%) Bash Shell
7 17 (10.12%) COBOL
8 16 (9.52%) Python
9 14 (8.33%) PHP
10 13 (7.74%) C
11 12 (7.14%) Ruby
12 10 (5.95%) Groovy
12 10 (5.95%) Scala
12 10 (5.95%) C#
12 10 (5.95%) PL/SQL
13 5 (2.98%) C++
13 5 (2.98%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (15.48%) Degree
2 14 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.17%) ISEB
4 5 (2.98%) OCP
4 5 (2.98%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (2.98%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.38%) Sun Certification
5 4 (2.38%) CCNP
6 3 (1.79%) MCSE
6 3 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.19%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (1.19%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.19%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.60%) MCP
8 1 (0.60%) PMP
8 1 (0.60%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.60%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.60%) CCVP
8 1 (0.60%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.33%) QA
2 8 (4.76%) PCI DSS
2 8 (4.76%) SLA
2 8 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (13.69%) Oracle RMAN
2 21 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (10.71%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (4.17%) Samba
5 6 (3.57%) Active Directory
6 3 (1.79%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 3 (1.79%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.79%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.79%) XenApp
7 2 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.60%) XenServer
8 1 (0.60%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 25 (14.88%) NetBackup
2 23 (13.69%) Data Guard
3 15 (8.93%) Tivoli
4 6 (3.57%) Netcool
5 5 (2.98%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 4 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (2.38%) Puppet
7 2 (1.19%) SCCM
8 1 (0.60%) SCOM
8 1 (0.60%) OpenView
8 1 (0.60%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.60%) Nagios
8 1 (0.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.60%) MOM
8 1 (0.60%) WSUS
Vendors
1 75 (44.64%) Oracle
2 54 (32.14%) Red Hat
3 30 (17.86%) Cisco
4 24 (14.29%) VMware
5 22 (13.10%) Symantec
6 20 (11.90%) IBM
7 19 (11.31%) EMC
8 17 (10.12%) JBoss
9 16 (9.52%) CommVault
9 16 (9.52%) HP
10 15 (8.93%) F5
11 14 (8.33%) Microsoft
11 14 (8.33%) Sun
12 13 (7.74%) Juniper
13 8 (4.76%) Sourcefire
13 8 (4.76%) Fortinet
13 8 (4.76%) Qualys
13 8 (4.76%) LogRhythm
14 7 (4.17%) BMC
15 6 (3.57%) Veritas
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Posted: 7 hours ago
North Yorkshire
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Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: 18,000 - 22,000
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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North Yorkshire
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Leeds
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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