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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 182 174 130
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -44
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 85 54 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.16% 1.01% 1.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.63% 3.88% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 73 39 94
Average salary £37,500 £43,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.79% +22.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
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
1834 1393 1541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 25.02% 25.94% 26.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1386 1113 1218
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 1 October 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 1 October 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
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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 +7 62 £36,625 -26.75% 2
South Yorkshire -16 15 £37,000 +14.90% 1
North Yorkshire -21 5 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 161 (87.98%) Linux
2 112 (61.20%) UNIX
3 89 (48.63%) Apache
4 88 (48.09%) Red Hat
5 66 (36.07%) Perl
6 56 (30.60%) Java
7 55 (30.05%) Shell Script
8 54 (29.51%) MySQL
9 53 (28.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 52 (28.42%) SAN
11 51 (27.87%) EMC
12 50 (27.32%) WebSphere
12 50 (27.32%) Project Management
13 46 (25.14%) HPUX
13 46 (25.14%) Oracle
14 45 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
15 44 (24.04%) PHP
15 44 (24.04%) Cisco
16 43 (23.50%) XML
17 41 (22.40%) WebLogic
17 41 (22.40%) Web Services
17 41 (22.40%) Internet
18 40 (21.86%) Tomcat
19 38 (20.77%) JavaScript
19 38 (20.77%) Scrum
19 38 (20.77%) Degree
19 38 (20.77%) Open Source
20 36 (19.67%) J2EE
20 36 (19.67%) CentOS
20 36 (19.67%) Clustering

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 89 (48.63%) Apache
2 50 (27.32%) WebSphere
3 41 (22.40%) WebLogic
4 40 (21.86%) Tomcat
5 29 (15.85%) WebLogic Portal
6 3 (1.64%) CICS
6 3 (1.64%) GlassFish
6 3 (1.64%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.09%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.55%) IIS
8 1 (0.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (2.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) IaaS
1 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 52 (28.42%) SAN
2 41 (22.40%) Internet
3 31 (16.94%) AMQP
3 31 (16.94%) HTTP
4 24 (13.11%) DNS
5 16 (8.74%) NAS
6 14 (7.65%) TCP/IP
7 10 (5.46%) Firewall
8 8 (4.37%) SSL
9 7 (3.83%) NetScaler
10 3 (1.64%) Network Security
11 2 (1.09%) LDAP
12 1 (0.55%) LAN
12 1 (0.55%) DHCP
12 1 (0.55%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (29.51%) MySQL
2 18 (9.84%) Oracle Database
3 13 (7.10%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 12 (6.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (4.92%) SQL Server
5 9 (4.92%) Redis
6 5 (2.73%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (2.19%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.55%) Ingres
8 1 (0.55%) Informix
8 1 (0.55%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (8.20%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.92%) Eclipse
3 3 (1.64%) JUnit
4 1 (0.55%) Metasploit
General
1 17 (9.29%) Finance
2 16 (8.74%) Banking
3 7 (3.83%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.55%) Advertising
4 1 (0.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 69 (37.70%) Administrator
2 51 (27.87%) UNIX Administrator
3 38 (20.77%) Systems Administrator
4 37 (20.22%) Developer
5 34 (18.58%) Architect
6 31 (16.94%) Solutions Architect
7 27 (14.75%) UNIX Engineer
8 21 (11.48%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 19 (10.38%) Analyst
10 17 (9.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 17 (9.29%) Linux Administrator
11 15 (8.20%) Senior Solutions Architect
11 15 (8.20%) Senior Developer
11 15 (8.20%) Senior Architect
12 14 (7.65%) Lead Developer
13 12 (6.56%) Oracle DBA
13 12 (6.56%) DBA
14 11 (6.01%) Systems Engineer
14 11 (6.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 10 (5.46%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (23.50%) XML
2 41 (22.40%) Web Services
3 36 (19.67%) J2EE
4 32 (17.49%) LAMP
5 31 (16.94%) ActiveMQ
5 31 (16.94%) RabbitMQ
6 18 (9.84%) HTML
7 12 (6.56%) Hibernate
7 12 (6.56%) .NET
8 9 (4.92%) SOAP
9 8 (4.37%) Java EE
10 5 (2.73%) Spring
11 3 (1.64%) WSDL
11 3 (1.64%) XML Schema
11 3 (1.64%) JAXB
11 3 (1.64%) Grails
12 1 (0.55%) REST
12 1 (0.55%) CGI
12 1 (0.55%) VXML
12 1 (0.55%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 38 (20.77%) Open Source
2 36 (19.67%) Clustering
3 29 (15.85%) RIA
3 29 (15.85%) Symmetrix
4 11 (6.01%) Enterprise Storage
5 10 (5.46%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (5.46%) Management Information System
6 9 (4.92%) IBM XIV
7 4 (2.19%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.64%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.64%) W3C
8 3 (1.64%) CLARiiON
9 2 (1.09%) CMDB
10 1 (0.55%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 161 (87.98%) Linux
2 112 (61.20%) UNIX
3 53 (28.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 46 (25.14%) HPUX
5 36 (19.67%) CentOS
6 32 (17.49%) Windows
7 15 (8.20%) AIX
8 6 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (2.73%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (2.19%) Windows 7
11 3 (1.64%) zOS
11 3 (1.64%) SUSE
12 2 (1.09%) Debian
13 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (27.32%) Project Management
2 45 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (20.77%) Scrum
4 31 (16.94%) Load Testing
5 29 (15.85%) High Availability
5 29 (15.85%) Test Planning
5 29 (15.85%) UML
5 29 (15.85%) Network Load Balancing
5 29 (15.85%) Technical Architecture
5 29 (15.85%) Content Management
6 22 (12.02%) ITIL
7 11 (6.01%) Change Management
8 10 (5.46%) Load Balancing
9 9 (4.92%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (4.37%) Migration
10 8 (4.37%) Incident Management
11 7 (3.83%) Problem Management
11 7 (3.83%) Performance Management
11 7 (3.83%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (3.28%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 66 (36.07%) Perl
2 56 (30.60%) Java
3 55 (30.05%) Shell Script
4 44 (24.04%) PHP
5 38 (20.77%) JavaScript
6 22 (12.02%) SQL
6 22 (12.02%) Ruby
7 18 (9.84%) Bash Shell
8 12 (6.56%) C++
9 11 (6.01%) Python
10 9 (4.92%) PL/SQL
11 6 (3.28%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.64%) COBOL
12 3 (1.64%) C#
12 3 (1.64%) Scala
12 3 (1.64%) Groovy
13 1 (0.55%) C
Qualifications
1 38 (20.77%) Degree
2 8 (4.37%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (3.28%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.64%) MCSE
4 3 (1.64%) CCIE
4 3 (1.64%) CCSP
4 3 (1.64%) CCNP
4 3 (1.64%) CCIP
4 3 (1.64%) CCDP
4 3 (1.64%) CISSP
4 3 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.64%) PMP
4 3 (1.64%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.64%) CCSE
4 3 (1.64%) CCVP
5 1 (0.55%) NCDA
5 1 (0.55%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (15.85%) QA
2 6 (3.28%) SLA
3 1 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.55%) BS7799
3 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (10.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 16 (8.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (7.10%) Oracle RAC
4 11 (6.01%) Firmware
5 10 (5.46%) vSphere
6 9 (4.92%) Active Directory
6 9 (4.92%) Squid
6 9 (4.92%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (3.28%) Samba
8 4 (2.19%) NFS
9 2 (1.09%) XenApp
10 1 (0.55%) vCloud
10 1 (0.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 20 (10.93%) NetBackup
1 20 (10.93%) Puppet
2 17 (9.29%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 12 (6.56%) Data Guard
4 10 (5.46%) Nagios
5 9 (4.92%) Opsview
6 4 (2.19%) SCCM
7 1 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.55%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.55%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.55%) Netcool
7 1 (0.55%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 1 (0.55%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.55%) Control-M
7 1 (0.55%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.55%) SCOM
7 1 (0.55%) EMC Navisphere
7 1 (0.55%) Nessus
Vendors
1 88 (48.09%) Red Hat
2 51 (27.87%) EMC
3 46 (25.14%) Oracle
4 44 (24.04%) Cisco
5 31 (16.94%) VMware
5 31 (16.94%) F5
6 29 (15.85%) Veritas
6 29 (15.85%) IBM
7 26 (14.21%) JBoss
7 26 (14.21%) NetApp
8 24 (13.11%) Symantec
9 19 (10.38%) HP
10 12 (6.56%) Citrix
11 11 (6.01%) Microsoft
12 10 (5.46%) Sun
13 9 (4.92%) CommVault
14 7 (3.83%) CA
14 7 (3.83%) Brocade
15 3 (1.64%) CheckPoint
16 2 (1.09%) BMC
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