The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank - 53 64
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 0 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield - 3.02% 2.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 14.29% 10.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 19 16
Median salary - £40,000 £36,800
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.69%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.44% -  

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 Sheffield with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 72 133 167
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 15.75% 21.14% 22.36%
Number of salaries quoted 61 126 131
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £30,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 Sheffield

Solaris
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Solaris in Sheffield

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 8 (100.00%) Perl
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Python
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps
2 7 (87.50%) Bash Shell
2 7 (87.50%) BeanShell
2 7 (87.50%) WebSphere
2 7 (87.50%) .NET Framework
2 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Subversion
2 7 (87.50%) Maven
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) JBoss
2 7 (87.50%) WebLogic
2 7 (87.50%) PL/SQL
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) Ant
2 7 (87.50%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) Fintech
4 2 (25.00%) Puppet
4 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (12.50%) Ansible
5 1 (12.50%) Hudson

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 7 (87.50%) JBoss
1 7 (87.50%) WebLogic
1 7 (87.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Ant
1 7 (87.50%) Maven
1 7 (87.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (12.50%) ClearCase
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Hudson
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 6 (75.00%) Unix Engineer
3 5 (62.50%) Build and Configuration Engineer
3 5 (62.50%) Build Engineer
3 5 (62.50%) Configuration Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Development Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) CentOS
3 1 (12.50%) Debian
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Perl
1 8 (100.00%) Python
2 7 (87.50%) Bash Shell
2 7 (87.50%) BeanShell
2 7 (87.50%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) PL/SQL
2 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) COBOL
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft