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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 200 206 169
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -37
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 54 61 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.86% 0.87% 1.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.07% 3.31% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 41 56 52
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,400 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £66,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,820 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.06% +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
1327 1842 1775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.16% 26.36% 27.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1123 1479 1299
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +2 21 £37,768 -31.33% 3
North Yorkshire +27 17 £45,000 +12.50% 1
South Yorkshire -12 12 £40,000 +8.69% 2
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 69 (72.63%) Linux
2 67 (70.53%) Oracle
3 57 (60.00%) Unix
4 42 (44.21%) VMware
5 30 (31.58%) Oracle Database
6 26 (27.37%) VMware Infrastructure
6 26 (27.37%) Oracle ZFS
7 25 (26.32%) DNS
8 24 (25.26%) Finance
8 24 (25.26%) Oracle Database 11g
8 24 (25.26%) Oracle Database 12c
9 23 (24.21%) ITIL
9 23 (24.21%) Shell Script
9 23 (24.21%) Windows
9 23 (24.21%) Apache
10 22 (23.16%) HP
10 22 (23.16%) Red Hat
11 21 (22.11%) JBoss
12 20 (21.05%) WebSphere
13 19 (20.00%) AIX
14 18 (18.95%) SQL Server
14 18 (18.95%) SQL
14 18 (18.95%) TCP/IP
14 18 (18.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 17 (17.89%) Microsoft
15 17 (17.89%) MySQL
16 16 (16.84%) Service Management
16 16 (16.84%) WebSphere Application Server
16 16 (16.84%) Windows Server
17 15 (15.79%) Puppet

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 23 (24.21%) Apache
2 21 (22.11%) JBoss
3 20 (21.05%) WebSphere
4 16 (16.84%) WebSphere Application Server
5 13 (13.68%) WebLogic
6 8 (8.42%) CloudStack
6 8 (8.42%) OpenStack
6 8 (8.42%) WordPress
7 5 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.16%) SaaS
2 2 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (26.32%) DNS
2 18 (18.95%) TCP/IP
3 13 (13.68%) Firewall
4 12 (12.63%) LAN
4 12 (12.63%) SAN
5 11 (11.58%) LDAP
5 11 (11.58%) WAN
6 10 (10.53%) HTTP
6 10 (10.53%) NAS
7 9 (9.47%) Internet
8 8 (8.42%) Network Security
9 7 (7.37%) InfiniBand
9 7 (7.37%) iSCSI
9 7 (7.37%) SSL
10 6 (6.32%) PuTTY
10 6 (6.32%) SSH
11 3 (3.16%) DHCP
12 2 (2.11%) Structured Cabling
13 1 (1.05%) DMZ
13 1 (1.05%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (31.58%) Oracle Database
2 24 (25.26%) Oracle Database 11g
2 24 (25.26%) Oracle Database 12c
3 18 (18.95%) SQL Server
4 17 (17.89%) MySQL
5 12 (12.63%) Oracle Exadata
6 9 (9.47%) Oracle9i Database
7 8 (8.42%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (8.42%) MongoDB
7 8 (8.42%) NoSQL
8 7 (7.37%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (2.11%) Ingres
12 1 (1.05%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.05%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (25.26%) Finance
2 11 (11.58%) Banking
3 6 (6.32%) Retail
4 4 (4.21%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.11%) Electronics
5 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.11%) Marketing
6 1 (1.05%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (27.37%) Administrator
2 24 (25.26%) Systems Administrator
3 17 (17.89%) Unix Administrator
4 16 (16.84%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 14 (14.74%) Consultant
6 13 (13.68%) DBA
7 12 (12.63%) Solaris Administrator
7 12 (12.63%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 12 (12.63%) Technical Consultant
8 11 (11.58%) Oracle DBA
9 9 (9.47%) Architect
9 9 (9.47%) Linux Administrator
9 9 (9.47%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 8 (8.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (8.42%) Technical Architect
10 8 (8.42%) Unix Engineer
11 7 (7.37%) Team Leader
12 6 (6.32%) Technical Specialist
13 5 (5.26%) Support Specialist
13 5 (5.26%) Unix Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.63%) .NET
1 12 (12.63%) .NET Framework
1 12 (12.63%) SOAP
1 12 (12.63%) XML
2 11 (11.58%) Middleware
3 9 (9.47%) HTML
4 8 (8.42%) CGI
4 8 (8.42%) CSS
4 8 (8.42%) JSON
4 8 (8.42%) REST
5 7 (7.37%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (4.21%) LAMP
7 3 (3.16%) J2EE
8 2 (2.11%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 1 (1.05%) LAPP Stack
9 1 (1.05%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.63%) Management Information System
2 10 (10.53%) CMDB
3 9 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.42%) PKI
5 7 (7.37%) Client/Server
6 6 (6.32%) Online Banking
7 4 (4.21%) Computer Science
7 4 (4.21%) Data Centre
8 3 (3.16%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (2.11%) CLARiiON
9 2 (2.11%) Clustering
9 2 (2.11%) Mainframe
10 1 (1.05%) Cybercrime
10 1 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 69 (72.63%) Linux
2 57 (60.00%) Unix
3 23 (24.21%) Windows
4 19 (20.00%) AIX
5 18 (18.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (16.84%) Windows Server
7 12 (12.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (12.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (11.58%) HPUX
9 9 (9.47%) CentOS
10 6 (6.32%) zOS
11 5 (5.26%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (3.16%) Ubuntu
13 2 (2.11%) SUSE
13 2 (2.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (1.05%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (24.21%) ITIL
2 16 (16.84%) Service Management
3 9 (9.47%) Change Management
4 8 (8.42%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (8.42%) Data Migration
4 8 (8.42%) Microservices
4 8 (8.42%) Migration
4 8 (8.42%) Problem Management
4 8 (8.42%) Re-Platforming
5 7 (7.37%) BCP
5 7 (7.37%) DevOps
6 6 (6.32%) Configuration Management
7 5 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (5.26%) High Availability
7 5 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (5.26%) Service Delivery
7 5 (5.26%) Software Delivery
8 4 (4.21%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (4.21%) CMMI
8 4 (4.21%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 23 (24.21%) Shell Script
2 18 (18.95%) SQL
3 13 (13.68%) PHP
3 13 (13.68%) PowerShell
4 11 (11.58%) Perl
5 8 (8.42%) Java
6 4 (4.21%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.16%) Python
7 3 (3.16%) Ruby
8 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (14.74%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.21%) Degree
5 1 (1.05%) CCNA
5 1 (1.05%) CCNP
5 1 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.42%) SLA
2 4 (4.21%) COBIT
System Software
1 26 (27.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (12.63%) Active Directory
3 11 (11.58%) Hyper-V
4 10 (10.53%) vSphere
5 8 (8.42%) KVM
5 8 (8.42%) Xen
5 8 (8.42%) XenServer
6 4 (4.21%) NFS
6 4 (4.21%) Samba
7 2 (2.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 26 (27.37%) Oracle ZFS
2 15 (15.79%) Puppet
3 12 (12.63%) Nagios
4 11 (11.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 7 (7.37%) Data Guard
5 7 (7.37%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (6.32%) NetBackup
6 6 (6.32%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (4.21%) Cobbler
7 4 (4.21%) Hyperic
8 2 (2.11%) SCCM
8 2 (2.11%) Tivoli
9 1 (1.05%) Ansible
Vendors
1 67 (70.53%) Oracle
2 42 (44.21%) VMware
3 22 (23.16%) HP
3 22 (23.16%) Red Hat
4 17 (17.89%) Microsoft
5 8 (8.42%) IBM
5 8 (8.42%) Sun
6 7 (7.37%) NetApp
7 3 (3.16%) Veritas
8 2 (2.11%) 3PAR
8 2 (2.11%) EMC
8 2 (2.11%) SAP
8 2 (2.11%) Symantec
9 1 (1.05%) Cisco
9 1 (1.05%) Google
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