The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 60 89
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 0 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - 2.57% 0.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 10.00% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 20 6
Median salary - £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.22% +3.88%  

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 142 200 206
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 19.48% 25.71% 19.83%
Number of salaries quoted 123 172 172
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Solaris
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Solaris in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 6 (100.00%) Perl
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) Subversion
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (83.33%) Fintech
2 5 (83.33%) BeanShell
2 5 (83.33%) Maven
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) WebSphere
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (83.33%) JBoss
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) PL/SQL
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) Ant
2 5 (83.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (16.67%) Terraform
3 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (16.67%) Ansible
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Puppet

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 5 (83.33%) JBoss
1 5 (83.33%) WebLogic
1 5 (83.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Subversion
2 5 (83.33%) Ant
2 5 (83.33%) Maven
3 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) Hudson
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 5 (83.33%) Unix Engineer
3 4 (66.67%) Build and Configuration Engineer
3 4 (66.67%) Build Engineer
3 4 (66.67%) Configuration Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (100.00%) Perl
1 6 (100.00%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) BeanShell
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) PL/SQL
2 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
University of Sheffield
Salary: From £30,175 to £38,183 per annum with potential progress to £41,709
Posted: 7 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 19 days ago