Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 204 211 221
Rank change year-on-year +7 +10 -62
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 17 18 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.35% 0.33% 0.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.75% 1.62% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 46
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £40,500 £30,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £50,000 £68,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +33.33% -11.76% +6.25%

Solaris is in the Operating Systems category. The following 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.

All Operating Systems
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 971 1109 1691
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 19.86% 20.59% 24.35%
Number of salaries quoted 831 942 1386
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,255 £24,125
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +6.67%

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Solaris as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

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 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Solaris in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 15 (88.24%) Linux
2 12 (70.59%) WebSphere
3 11 (64.71%) Windows
4 10 (58.82%) AIX
4 10 (58.82%) Shell Script
5 9 (52.94%) WebLogic
6 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (41.18%) AS400
6 7 (41.18%) Workflow
6 7 (41.18%) JSP
6 7 (41.18%) Oracle
6 7 (41.18%) Java
6 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
6 7 (41.18%) SOAP
6 7 (41.18%) XML
6 7 (41.18%) XSD
6 7 (41.18%) XSLT
6 7 (41.18%) JMS
6 7 (41.18%) Data Modelling
6 7 (41.18%) SOA
6 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
6 7 (41.18%) Network Design
6 7 (41.18%) RESTful
6 7 (41.18%) Complex Event Processing
6 7 (41.18%) Metadata Management
6 7 (41.18%) User Experience
7 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (35.29%) High Availability
7 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
7 6 (35.29%) BusinessObjects

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 12 (70.59%) WebSphere
2 9 (52.94%) WebLogic
3 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
4 3 (17.65%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.88%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) SAN
2 4 (23.53%) Network Security
2 4 (23.53%) WAN
3 3 (17.65%) LAN
3 3 (17.65%) NAS
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (5.88%) Firewall
4 1 (5.88%) MPLS
4 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.88%) VPN
4 1 (5.88%) Wireless
4 1 (5.88%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (17.65%) MySQL
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle9i Database
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) ERwin
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Architect
2 7 (41.18%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (35.29%) Java Architect
3 6 (35.29%) Java Solutions Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Administrator
4 3 (17.65%) DBA
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Unix Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (5.88%) Security Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) JMS
1 7 (41.18%) JSP
1 7 (41.18%) RESTful
1 7 (41.18%) SOAP
1 7 (41.18%) XML
1 7 (41.18%) XSD
1 7 (41.18%) XSLT
2 6 (35.29%) J2EE
2 6 (35.29%) Servlets
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) AS400
1 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
1 7 (41.18%) User Experience
2 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (17.65%) Public Cloud
4 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
5 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Linux
2 11 (64.71%) Windows
3 10 (58.82%) AIX
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (35.29%) Unix
6 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (17.65%) HPUX
8 1 (5.88%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Complex Event Processing
1 7 (41.18%) Data Modelling
1 7 (41.18%) Metadata Management
1 7 (41.18%) Network Design
1 7 (41.18%) SOA
1 7 (41.18%) Workflow
2 6 (35.29%) High Availability
3 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (23.53%) ITIL
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (17.65%) OWASP
5 3 (17.65%) Project Management
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) DevOps
7 1 (5.88%) Analytics
7 1 (5.88%) Risk Analytics
7 1 (5.88%) Server Building
7 1 (5.88%) Straight-Through Processing
7 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Shell Script
2 7 (41.18%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
3 3 (17.65%) Python
3 3 (17.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) CISSP
2 1 (5.88%) HNC
2 1 (5.88%) HND
2 1 (5.88%) MCITP
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) VCAP
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
2 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) vSphere
2 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Puppet
2 3 (17.65%) Cobbler
2 3 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (11.76%) Ansible
3 2 (11.76%) Nagios
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
3 5 (29.41%) VMware
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 3 (17.65%) Google
6 2 (11.76%) Cisco
6 2 (11.76%) HP
7 1 (5.88%) 3PAR
7 1 (5.88%) Citrix
7 1 (5.88%) CommVault
7 1 (5.88%) Dell
7 1 (5.88%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (5.88%) Dynatrace
7 1 (5.88%) F5
7 1 (5.88%) NetApp
7 1 (5.88%) Nimble Storage