Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 234 265 237
Rank change year-on-year +31 -28 -53
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 18 18 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.26% 0.23% 0.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.25% 1.18% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 60
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -9.09% +3.13%
10th Percentile £41,000 £30,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £50,000 £63,100
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £36,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +17.24% -14.71% +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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1444 1528 2215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 21.09% 19.90% 24.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1228 1310 1815
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £23,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +7.14%

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +25 18 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Solaris
Yorkshire

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

1 16 (88.89%) Linux
2 12 (66.67%) WebSphere
3 11 (61.11%) Windows
4 10 (55.56%) AIX
4 10 (55.56%) Shell Script
5 9 (50.00%) WebLogic
6 7 (38.89%) Unix
6 7 (38.89%) Red Hat
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (38.89%) Workflow
6 7 (38.89%) AS400
6 7 (38.89%) JSP
6 7 (38.89%) Oracle
6 7 (38.89%) Java
6 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
6 7 (38.89%) SOAP
6 7 (38.89%) XML
6 7 (38.89%) XSD
6 7 (38.89%) XSLT
6 7 (38.89%) JMS
6 7 (38.89%) Data Modelling
6 7 (38.89%) SOA
6 7 (38.89%) Computer Science
6 7 (38.89%) Network Design
6 7 (38.89%) RESTful
6 7 (38.89%) Complex Event Processing
6 7 (38.89%) Metadata Management
6 7 (38.89%) User Experience
7 6 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (33.33%) High Availability

Solaris
Co-occurring 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 12 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 9 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 6 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 3 (16.67%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.56%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) SAN
2 4 (22.22%) Network Security
2 4 (22.22%) WAN
3 3 (16.67%) LAN
3 3 (16.67%) NAS
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (5.56%) Firewall
4 1 (5.56%) MPLS
4 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.56%) VPN
4 1 (5.56%) Wireless
4 1 (5.56%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (16.67%) MySQL
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) ERwin
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Architect
2 7 (38.89%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (33.33%) Java Architect
3 6 (33.33%) Java Solutions Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Administrator
4 3 (16.67%) DBA
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (16.67%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Linux DevOps Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) JMS
1 7 (38.89%) JSP
1 7 (38.89%) RESTful
1 7 (38.89%) SOAP
1 7 (38.89%) XML
1 7 (38.89%) XSD
1 7 (38.89%) XSLT
2 6 (33.33%) J2EE
2 6 (33.33%) Servlets
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) AS400
1 7 (38.89%) Computer Science
1 7 (38.89%) User Experience
2 6 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (16.67%) Public Cloud
4 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
5 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.56%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Linux
2 11 (61.11%) Windows
3 10 (55.56%) AIX
4 7 (38.89%) Unix
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (16.67%) HPUX
7 1 (5.56%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Complex Event Processing
1 7 (38.89%) Data Modelling
1 7 (38.89%) Metadata Management
1 7 (38.89%) Network Design
1 7 (38.89%) SOA
1 7 (38.89%) Workflow
2 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (33.33%) High Availability
3 4 (22.22%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (16.67%) OWASP
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) DevOps
5 2 (11.11%) Proactive Monitoring
5 2 (11.11%) Server Building
6 1 (5.56%) Converged Infrastructure
6 1 (5.56%) Presales
6 1 (5.56%) Security Operations
6 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) Shell Script
2 7 (38.89%) Java
2 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 3 (16.67%) Python
3 3 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) CISSP
2 1 (5.56%) HNC
2 1 (5.56%) HND
2 1 (5.56%) MCITP
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) VCAP
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) SLA
2 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) vSphere
3 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Puppet
2 3 (16.67%) Ansible
2 3 (16.67%) Cobbler
2 3 (16.67%) Nagios
2 3 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle
1 7 (38.89%) Red Hat
2 5 (27.78%) VMware
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 3 (16.67%) Google
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco
5 2 (11.11%) Dynatrace
5 2 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.56%) Citrix
6 1 (5.56%) CommVault
6 1 (5.56%) Dell
6 1 (5.56%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (5.56%) F5
6 1 (5.56%) NetApp
6 1 (5.56%) Nimble Storage