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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 160 165 112
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -53
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 91 48 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.29% 0.91% 2.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.78% 3.76% 8.30%
Number of salaries quoted 70 42 96
Average salary £41,250 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,400 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £46,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Operating Systems Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1905 1277 1410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 26.99% 24.16% 25.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1466 1017 1107
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +10 55 £60,000 +37.93% 5
South Yorkshire -9 15 £33,350 -19.15%
North Yorkshire -12 15 £40,000 -4.19%
East Yorkshire -7 5 £32,000 +2.40%
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 146 (83.43%) Linux
2 100 (57.14%) UNIX
3 72 (41.14%) Apache
4 71 (40.57%) Red Hat
5 64 (36.57%) Java
6 57 (32.57%) MySQL
7 53 (30.29%) Oracle
7 53 (30.29%) Perl
8 52 (29.71%) XML
9 50 (28.57%) Project Management
10 49 (28.00%) Cisco
10 49 (28.00%) WebSphere
11 48 (27.43%) Tomcat
12 46 (26.29%) Internet
13 45 (25.71%) Web Services
13 45 (25.71%) PHP
14 42 (24.00%) WebLogic
15 41 (23.43%) J2EE
15 41 (23.43%) Clustering
16 40 (22.86%) Scrum
16 40 (22.86%) Degree
16 40 (22.86%) SAN
17 38 (21.71%) EMC
18 37 (21.14%) JavaScript
19 36 (20.57%) Windows
19 36 (20.57%) HTTP
19 36 (20.57%) VMware
20 35 (20.00%) Shell Script
20 35 (20.00%) HPUX
20 35 (20.00%) F5

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 72 (41.14%) Apache
2 49 (28.00%) WebSphere
3 48 (27.43%) Tomcat
4 42 (24.00%) WebLogic
5 32 (18.29%) WebLogic Portal
6 3 (1.71%) CICS
6 3 (1.71%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (1.71%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.57%) WordPress
7 1 (0.57%) nginx
7 1 (0.57%) Gunicorn
7 1 (0.57%) uWSGI
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.57%) IIS
7 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.57%) CloudFront
2 1 (0.57%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 46 (26.29%) Internet
2 40 (22.86%) SAN
3 36 (20.57%) HTTP
4 34 (19.43%) AMQP
5 20 (11.43%) DNS
6 17 (9.71%) TCP/IP
7 16 (9.14%) NAS
8 10 (5.71%) Firewall
9 8 (4.57%) SSL
10 7 (4.00%) NetScaler
11 3 (1.71%) SSH
11 3 (1.71%) Network Security
11 3 (1.71%) LDAP
12 1 (0.57%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (32.57%) MySQL
2 21 (12.00%) Oracle Database
3 16 (9.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (7.43%) SQL Server
5 11 (6.29%) Redis
6 10 (5.71%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 3 (1.71%) Ingres
8 2 (1.14%) Riak
9 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.57%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.57%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 7 (4.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (1.71%) JUnit
3 2 (1.14%) Toad
3 2 (1.14%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (1.14%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.14%) JMeter
3 2 (1.14%) JIRA
4 1 (0.57%) Metasploit
General
1 22 (12.57%) Banking
2 17 (9.71%) Finance
3 7 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.14%) Advertising
5 1 (0.57%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 45 (25.71%) Administrator
2 43 (24.57%) Developer
3 36 (20.57%) Architect
4 35 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
5 32 (18.29%) UNIX Administrator
6 30 (17.14%) Systems Administrator
7 21 (12.00%) Analyst
8 18 (10.29%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 17 (9.71%) Oracle DBA
9 17 (9.71%) Lead Developer
9 17 (9.71%) DBA
10 16 (9.14%) UNIX Engineer
10 16 (9.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 16 (9.14%) Linux Administrator
11 15 (8.57%) Senior Solutions Architect
11 15 (8.57%) Senior Architect
11 15 (8.57%) Senior Developer
12 13 (7.43%) Systems Engineer
13 11 (6.29%) Consultant
14 10 (5.71%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (29.71%) XML
2 45 (25.71%) Web Services
3 41 (23.43%) J2EE
4 34 (19.43%) ActiveMQ
4 34 (19.43%) LAMP
4 34 (19.43%) RabbitMQ
5 14 (8.00%) HTML
6 11 (6.29%) .NET
7 10 (5.71%) SOAP
7 10 (5.71%) Hibernate
8 8 (4.57%) Middleware
9 5 (2.86%) VXML
9 5 (2.86%) Spring
10 3 (1.71%) Java EE
10 3 (1.71%) Grails
10 3 (1.71%) JAXB
10 3 (1.71%) WSDL
10 3 (1.71%) XML Schema
10 3 (1.71%) REST
11 1 (0.57%) WSGI
Miscellaneous
1 41 (23.43%) Clustering
2 32 (18.29%) RIA
2 32 (18.29%) Open Source
2 32 (18.29%) Symmetrix
3 14 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 13 (7.43%) Enterprise Storage
5 11 (6.29%) Firmware
6 9 (5.14%) IBM XIV
7 8 (4.57%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.86%) IVR
9 3 (1.71%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.71%) W3C
10 2 (1.14%) NHS
11 1 (0.57%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 146 (83.43%) Linux
2 100 (57.14%) UNIX
3 36 (20.57%) Windows
4 35 (20.00%) HPUX
5 28 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 27 (15.43%) AIX
7 19 (10.86%) CentOS
8 5 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (2.86%) SUSE
8 5 (2.86%) Debian
9 4 (2.29%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.71%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.71%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (28.57%) Project Management
2 40 (22.86%) Scrum
3 34 (19.43%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (19.43%) Load Testing
4 32 (18.29%) High Availability
4 32 (18.29%) UML
4 32 (18.29%) Content Management
4 32 (18.29%) Technical Architecture
4 32 (18.29%) Network Load Balancing
5 24 (13.71%) ITIL
6 14 (8.00%) Change Management
7 12 (6.86%) Incident Management
7 12 (6.86%) Load Balancing
8 11 (6.29%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (4.57%) DevOps
10 7 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (4.00%) Performance Management
10 7 (4.00%) Migration
10 7 (4.00%) Problem Management
11 6 (3.43%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 64 (36.57%) Java
2 53 (30.29%) Perl
3 45 (25.71%) PHP
4 37 (21.14%) JavaScript
5 35 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 25 (14.29%) SQL
7 22 (12.57%) Ruby
8 20 (11.43%) Bash Shell
9 16 (9.14%) C++
10 14 (8.00%) Python
11 10 (5.71%) C
12 8 (4.57%) PowerShell
13 7 (4.00%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.71%) C#
14 3 (1.71%) COBOL
14 3 (1.71%) Scala
14 3 (1.71%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 40 (22.86%) Degree
2 11 (6.29%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.57%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (2.86%) OCP
4 5 (2.86%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (2.29%) Sun Certification
5 4 (2.29%) MCSE
5 4 (2.29%) CCNP
5 4 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.71%) CCDP
6 3 (1.71%) CCIP
6 3 (1.71%) CCIE
6 3 (1.71%) CCSP
6 3 (1.71%) CISSP
6 3 (1.71%) PMP
6 3 (1.71%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.71%) CCVP
6 3 (1.71%) CCSE
7 2 (1.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (19.43%) QA
2 4 (2.29%) SLA
3 3 (1.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.71%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.57%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.57%) BS7799
System Software
1 21 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (9.71%) Oracle RMAN
3 12 (6.86%) Oracle RAC
4 9 (5.14%) vSphere
4 9 (5.14%) Squid
5 7 (4.00%) Active Directory
5 7 (4.00%) Samba
6 3 (1.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 3 (1.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (1.14%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.14%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (9.71%) NetBackup
1 17 (9.71%) Data Guard
2 11 (6.29%) Nagios
3 9 (5.14%) Tivoli
3 9 (5.14%) Opsview
4 6 (3.43%) Puppet
5 5 (2.86%) Netcool
5 5 (2.86%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 4 (2.29%) SCCM
6 4 (2.29%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.57%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.57%) Nessus
7 1 (0.57%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.57%) MOM
Vendors
1 71 (40.57%) Red Hat
2 53 (30.29%) Oracle
3 49 (28.00%) Cisco
4 38 (21.71%) EMC
5 36 (20.57%) VMware
6 35 (20.00%) F5
7 22 (12.57%) JBoss
8 19 (10.86%) HP
9 15 (8.57%) IBM
10 11 (6.29%) Sun
11 10 (5.71%) CommVault
11 10 (5.71%) Citrix
12 8 (4.57%) Microsoft
13 7 (4.00%) CA
13 7 (4.00%) Veritas
13 7 (4.00%) Symantec
13 7 (4.00%) Brocade
14 6 (3.43%) NetApp
14 6 (3.43%) BMC
15 4 (2.29%) LogLogic
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