The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West 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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 178 185 187
Rank change year-on-year +7 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 8 22 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.22% 0.50% 0.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.09% 2.32% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 27
Median salary £32,500 £55,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.90% +35.80%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% -  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 736 947 1272
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 20.62% 21.52% 25.53%
Number of salaries quoted 647 768 1034
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West 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 West Yorkshire

Solaris
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Solaris in West Yorkshire

Solaris
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solaris in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Solaris in West Yorkshire

Solaris
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +13 7 £32,500 -31.57%
Solaris
Yorkshire

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 15 (93.75%) Oracle
2 12 (75.00%) Linux
3 11 (68.75%) VMware
4 9 (56.25%) Windows
5 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database
6 7 (43.75%) Unix
7 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (31.25%) SAN
8 5 (31.25%) NetApp
8 5 (31.25%) Project Management
8 5 (31.25%) SQL
8 5 (31.25%) WAN
8 5 (31.25%) Cisco
8 5 (31.25%) vSphere
9 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
9 4 (25.00%) AIX
9 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
9 4 (25.00%) Firewall
9 4 (25.00%) Migration
10 3 (18.75%) MPLS
10 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
10 3 (18.75%) CommVault
10 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
10 3 (18.75%) HP
10 3 (18.75%) Citrix
10 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (18.75%) HPUX

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (12.50%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) CloudStack
2 2 (12.50%) OpenStack
3 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) SAN
1 5 (31.25%) WAN
2 4 (25.00%) Firewall
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (18.75%) MPLS
3 3 (18.75%) NetScaler
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (12.50%) DNS
4 2 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (12.50%) LAN
4 2 (12.50%) LDAP
4 2 (12.50%) NAS
4 2 (12.50%) Network Security
4 2 (12.50%) SSL
4 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (12.50%) MySQL
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.25%) SAP HANA
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Administrator
2 7 (43.75%) DBA
3 4 (25.00%) Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Technical Architect
4 3 (18.75%) IT Architect
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (12.50%) Database Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Java Technical Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Junior
6 1 (6.25%) Junior DBA
6 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (6.25%) J2EE
2 1 (6.25%) JSP
2 1 (6.25%) RESTful
2 1 (6.25%) SAP Basis
2 1 (6.25%) SOAP
2 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) Windows
3 7 (43.75%) Unix
4 4 (25.00%) AIX
5 3 (18.75%) HPUX
5 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (31.25%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Converged Infrastructure
5 2 (12.50%) Email Filtering
5 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (12.50%) Matrix Management
5 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
5 2 (12.50%) Web Filtering
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.25%) Data Transformation
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (6.25%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (6.25%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (12.50%) C
3 2 (12.50%) C++
3 2 (12.50%) Perl
3 2 (12.50%) PHP
3 2 (12.50%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) VB
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) MCITP
1 3 (18.75%) MCSE
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (18.75%) VCAP
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) PCI DSS
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (31.25%) vSphere
3 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (18.75%) XenApp
4 2 (12.50%) KVM
4 2 (12.50%) Sendmail
4 2 (12.50%) Snort
4 2 (12.50%) Xen
4 2 (12.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) MAILsweeper
1 2 (12.50%) MIMEsweeper
1 2 (12.50%) Nagios
1 2 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (12.50%) Proventia
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Oracle
2 11 (68.75%) VMware
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco
4 5 (31.25%) NetApp
5 3 (18.75%) 3PAR
5 3 (18.75%) Citrix
5 3 (18.75%) CommVault
5 3 (18.75%) Dell Compellent
5 3 (18.75%) HP
5 3 (18.75%) Nimble Storage
5 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
6 2 (12.50%) Blue Coat
6 2 (12.50%) Forcepoint
6 2 (12.50%) Intel Security
6 2 (12.50%) Juniper
6 2 (12.50%) Kaspersky
6 2 (12.50%) Sun
6 2 (12.50%) Symantec
6 2 (12.50%) Tripwire
West Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £45000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago