The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Solaris skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 142 166
Rank change year-on-year -5 +24  
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 7 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.28% 0.73% 0.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.30% 3.54% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 15
Median salary £47,500 £33,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.93% -2.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £31,000 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £46,000 £48,938
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £46,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +1.08% -1.07%  

Solaris is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 537 593 821
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 21.36% 20.71% 24.90%
Number of salaries quoted 413 464 683
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,166
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Solaris as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Leeds

Solaris
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solaris in Leeds.

Salary trend for Solaris in Leeds

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solaris in Leeds over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Solaris in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Solaris also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 11 (78.57%) Oracle
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Windows
3 7 (50.00%) VMware
4 6 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
6 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
6 4 (28.57%) Migration
6 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
7 3 (21.43%) Dell Compellent
7 3 (21.43%) Nimble Storage
7 3 (21.43%) Converged Infrastructure
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (21.43%) XenApp
7 3 (21.43%) RESTful
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
7 3 (21.43%) vSphere
7 3 (21.43%) User Experience
7 3 (21.43%) Metadata Management
7 3 (21.43%) Project Management
7 3 (21.43%) 3PAR
7 3 (21.43%) VCAP
7 3 (21.43%) NetScaler

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (21.43%) MPLS
1 3 (21.43%) NetScaler
1 3 (21.43%) SAN
1 3 (21.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle9i Database
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Financial Institution
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) DBA
2 5 (35.71%) Architect
3 4 (28.57%) Administrator
4 3 (21.43%) IT Architect
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (21.43%) Technical Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Solutions Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) IT Support
6 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Junior
6 1 (7.14%) Junior DBA
6 1 (7.14%) Linux Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Operations Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) JSP
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Fusion
1 3 (21.43%) RESTful
1 3 (21.43%) SOAP
1 3 (21.43%) XML
1 3 (21.43%) XSD
1 3 (21.43%) XSLT
2 2 (14.29%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) AS400
2 3 (21.43%) User Experience
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (14.29%) Credit Risk
4 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Windows
3 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (21.43%) AIX
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (14.29%) Unix
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (28.57%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) Converged Infrastructure
3 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
3 3 (21.43%) Metadata Management
3 3 (21.43%) Network Design
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) SOA
3 3 (21.43%) Workflow
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Complex Event Processing
4 2 (14.29%) Presales
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 2 (14.29%) Straight-Through Processing
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.14%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
2 3 (21.43%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) MCITP
1 3 (21.43%) MCSE
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (21.43%) VCAP
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (21.43%) vSphere
2 3 (21.43%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Oracle
2 7 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 3 (21.43%) 3PAR
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco
5 3 (21.43%) Citrix
5 3 (21.43%) CommVault
5 3 (21.43%) Dell Compellent
5 3 (21.43%) HP
5 3 (21.43%) NetApp
5 3 (21.43%) Nimble Storage
6 1 (7.14%) BMC
6 1 (7.14%) Remedy
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 18 days ago