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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 180 157 174
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +17
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 71 95 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.03% 1.35% 0.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.23% 4.96% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 52 74 42
Average salary £43,596 £41,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.68% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £29,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £65,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,596 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +2.27%
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
1680 1915 1281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.36% 27.12% 24.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1409 1479 1024
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £45,350 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
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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 -9 37 £50,000 -13.04% 2
South Yorkshire -3 15 £39,000 +16.94% 2
North Yorkshire -8 10 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 92 (76.67%) Linux
2 88 (73.33%) UNIX
3 75 (62.50%) Oracle
4 46 (38.33%) Windows
5 39 (32.50%) Red Hat
6 37 (30.83%) Java
7 36 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (26.67%) HTML
8 32 (26.67%) Service Delivery
9 29 (24.17%) SLA
9 29 (24.17%) Finance
10 28 (23.33%) Shell Script
10 28 (23.33%) AIX
10 28 (23.33%) Oracle Database
11 25 (20.83%) HP
12 24 (20.00%) JavaScript
12 24 (20.00%) VMware
13 23 (19.17%) SQL Server
14 21 (17.50%) TCP/IP
14 21 (17.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 20 (16.67%) SQL
15 20 (16.67%) SAN
16 19 (15.83%) Analytical Skills
17 18 (15.00%) Firewall
17 18 (15.00%) Ubuntu
17 18 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
18 17 (14.17%) WebSphere
18 17 (14.17%) IBM
18 17 (14.17%) Apache
19 16 (13.33%) .NET

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 17 (14.17%) WebSphere
1 17 (14.17%) Apache
2 13 (10.83%) Tomcat
3 11 (9.17%) JBoss
4 10 (8.33%) WebLogic
5 9 (7.50%) OpenStack
6 8 (6.67%) IIS
7 4 (3.33%) GlassFish
7 4 (3.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (2.50%) CloudStack
8 3 (2.50%) Node.js
8 3 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (2.50%) Commerce Server
8 3 (2.50%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (2.50%) WebSphere Process Server
8 3 (2.50%) Joomla!
8 3 (2.50%) WordPress
8 3 (2.50%) Drupal
8 3 (2.50%) PegaRULES
9 1 (0.83%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (17.50%) TCP/IP
2 20 (16.67%) SAN
3 18 (15.00%) Firewall
4 15 (12.50%) Network Security
5 14 (11.67%) Internet
6 13 (10.83%) LAN
6 13 (10.83%) WAN
7 12 (10.00%) DNS
8 8 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (6.67%) SSL
8 8 (6.67%) NAS
9 6 (5.00%) VoIP
10 5 (4.17%) HTTP
10 5 (4.17%) SNMP
11 4 (3.33%) BIG-IP
11 4 (3.33%) LDAP
11 4 (3.33%) MRTG
12 3 (2.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 3 (2.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 3 (2.50%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (23.33%) Oracle Database
2 23 (19.17%) SQL Server
3 11 (9.17%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
5 9 (7.50%) MySQL
6 6 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (5.00%) Informix
7 5 (4.17%) DB2
7 5 (4.17%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 4 (3.33%) Oracle OLAP
8 4 (3.33%) RDBMS
8 4 (3.33%) OLTP
8 4 (3.33%) OLAP
8 4 (3.33%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.33%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.83%) HBase
9 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.83%) Ingres
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (7.50%) PowerBuilder
2 4 (3.33%) Subversion
2 4 (3.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.83%) Hudson
3 1 (0.83%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.83%) JUnit
3 1 (0.83%) Maven
General
1 29 (24.17%) Finance
2 13 (10.83%) Banking
3 9 (7.50%) Retail
4 2 (1.67%) Electronics
5 1 (0.83%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (31.67%) Administrator
2 25 (20.83%) Analyst
3 23 (19.17%) UNIX Administrator
4 20 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
5 14 (11.67%) Developer
5 14 (11.67%) Development Manager
6 13 (10.83%) E-Commerce Manager
7 11 (9.17%) Security Analyst
8 10 (8.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 9 (7.50%) DBA
9 9 (7.50%) Oracle DBA
9 9 (7.50%) Analyst Developer
9 9 (7.50%) Technical Specialist
10 7 (5.83%) Architect
10 7 (5.83%) UNIX Support
11 6 (5.00%) Network Security Analyst
11 6 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
11 6 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 6 (5.00%) Network Analyst
11 6 (5.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (26.67%) HTML
2 16 (13.33%) .NET
2 16 (13.33%) Middleware
3 13 (10.83%) CSS
4 12 (10.00%) J2EE
5 8 (6.67%) Java EE
5 8 (6.67%) XML
6 7 (5.83%) XSLT
7 5 (4.17%) Oracle Fusion
7 5 (4.17%) Spring
8 4 (3.33%) jQuery
9 3 (2.50%) Express
9 3 (2.50%) REST
9 3 (2.50%) HTML5
9 3 (2.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 3 (2.50%) JSON
10 2 (1.67%) 802.1X
11 1 (0.83%) AngularJS
11 1 (0.83%) Ultra Messaging
11 1 (0.83%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.83%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.67%) Online Banking
2 8 (6.67%) CMDB
3 6 (5.00%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.33%) AS400
4 4 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (2.50%) DataPower
5 3 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.50%) Clustering
6 2 (1.67%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.83%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.83%) LPAR
7 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.83%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.83%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 92 (76.67%) Linux
2 88 (73.33%) UNIX
3 46 (38.33%) Windows
4 28 (23.33%) AIX
5 21 (17.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (15.00%) Ubuntu
7 15 (12.50%) HPUX
8 14 (11.67%) Debian
9 13 (10.83%) SUSE
10 12 (10.00%) zOS
11 10 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (7.50%) CentOS
12 9 (7.50%) Windows 7
12 9 (7.50%) Windows 8
12 9 (7.50%) Windows XP
12 9 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (2.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (26.67%) Service Delivery
3 15 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (11.67%) Information Security
4 14 (11.67%) ITIL
4 14 (11.67%) E-Commerce
4 14 (11.67%) Open Source
5 12 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 9 (7.50%) Infrastructure Management
6 9 (7.50%) OO
6 9 (7.50%) Business Analysis
7 8 (6.67%) Asset Management
8 7 (5.83%) DevOps
8 7 (5.83%) Incident Management
9 6 (5.00%) Load Balancing
9 6 (5.00%) Configuration Management
9 6 (5.00%) Project Management
9 6 (5.00%) Mentoring
9 6 (5.00%) Software Delivery
9 6 (5.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 37 (30.83%) Java
2 28 (23.33%) Shell Script
3 24 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 20 (16.67%) SQL
5 15 (12.50%) PHP
6 14 (11.67%) Python
7 10 (8.33%) C++
8 9 (7.50%) Perl
8 9 (7.50%) VBScript
8 9 (7.50%) VB
8 9 (7.50%) Uniface
9 7 (5.83%) PL/SQL
9 7 (5.83%) C
10 6 (5.00%) T-SQL
11 5 (4.17%) Bash Shell
12 3 (2.50%) Jython
12 3 (2.50%) Korn
13 1 (0.83%) COBOL
13 1 (0.83%) Tcl
13 1 (0.83%) AWK
Qualifications
1 7 (5.83%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.17%) Check Point Certification
3 3 (2.50%) Degree
4 2 (1.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.67%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (24.17%) SLA
2 11 (9.17%) PCI DSS
3 8 (6.67%) QA
4 6 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (7.50%) XenServer
2 9 (7.50%) vSphere
2 9 (7.50%) KVM
2 9 (7.50%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (7.50%) Xen
3 6 (5.00%) NFS
4 5 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (4.17%) Samba
5 3 (2.50%) pfSense
5 3 (2.50%) Active Directory
5 3 (2.50%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.83%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 9 (7.50%) Oracle ZFS
2 7 (5.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (5.00%) NetBackup
4 5 (4.17%) OpenView
4 5 (4.17%) SCOM
5 4 (3.33%) HP Data Protector
5 4 (3.33%) Nagios
6 3 (2.50%) Data Guard
6 3 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (1.67%) Puppet
7 2 (1.67%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.83%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.83%) Foglight
8 1 (0.83%) Nessus
8 1 (0.83%) SCCM
Vendors
1 75 (62.50%) Oracle
2 39 (32.50%) Red Hat
3 25 (20.83%) HP
4 24 (20.00%) VMware
5 17 (14.17%) IBM
6 14 (11.67%) Sun
7 13 (10.83%) Microsoft
8 9 (7.50%) F5
8 9 (7.50%) Northgate
9 8 (6.67%) Cisco
10 7 (5.83%) Citrix
10 7 (5.83%) Fortinet
11 6 (5.00%) CheckPoint
12 5 (4.17%) SolarWinds
12 5 (4.17%) Juniper
12 5 (4.17%) Symantec
12 5 (4.17%) Sourcefire
12 5 (4.17%) Qualys
13 4 (3.33%) Brocade
13 4 (3.33%) Websense
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Eden Lea UK Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SKY
Salary: Highly competitive plus excellent benefits including free Sky package
Posted: 14 days ago
Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 26 days ago
Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 26 days ago