Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 273 291 253
Rank change year-on-year +18 -38 -50
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 32 47 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.33% 0.42% 0.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.49% 2.02% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 32 43 99
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,775 £29,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £50,000 £63,700
England median annual salary £60,000 £51,820 £52,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% -1.30% +2.69%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2153 2329 3160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 22.14% 20.85% 23.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1813 1985 2655
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,950 £55,000 £59,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Yorkshire

Solaris
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Solaris in Yorkshire

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solaris in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Solaris in Yorkshire

Solaris
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
West Yorkshire +15 17 £50,000 +33.33% 4
South Yorkshire +14 13 £29,000 -17.14%
North Yorkshire +3 2 £26,250 -36.36%
Solaris
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 30 (93.75%) Linux
2 21 (65.63%) Oracle
2 21 (65.63%) Unix
3 17 (53.13%) Java
4 16 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 15 (46.88%) Windows
6 14 (43.75%) SQL
6 14 (43.75%) Middleware
7 13 (40.63%) PL/SQL
7 13 (40.63%) Oracle Forms
8 12 (37.50%) WebSphere
9 11 (34.38%) AIX
10 10 (31.25%) WebLogic
10 10 (31.25%) Shell Script
10 10 (31.25%) VMware
10 10 (31.25%) Relational Database
11 9 (28.13%) TDD
11 9 (28.13%) Micro Focus
11 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
11 9 (28.13%) COBOL
12 8 (25.00%) Bash Shell
13 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
13 7 (21.88%) RESTful
13 7 (21.88%) Network Design
13 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
13 7 (21.88%) AS400
13 7 (21.88%) Workflow
13 7 (21.88%) Red Hat
13 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (21.88%) JavaScript

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (37.50%) WebSphere
2 10 (31.25%) WebLogic
3 7 (21.88%) Tomcat
4 3 (9.38%) JBoss
5 1 (3.13%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (9.38%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (3.13%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Network Security
1 5 (15.63%) SAN
2 4 (12.50%) WAN
3 3 (9.38%) LAN
3 3 (9.38%) NAS
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (3.13%) Firewall
4 1 (3.13%) Internet
4 1 (3.13%) MPLS
4 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.13%) VPN
4 1 (3.13%) Wireless
4 1 (3.13%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) Relational Database
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database
3 6 (18.75%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (9.38%) MySQL
5 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (9.38%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.13%) DB2
6 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (40.63%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (18.75%) ERwin
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Developer
1 9 (28.13%) Oracle Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Architect
3 7 (21.88%) DBA
3 7 (21.88%) Oracle DBA
3 7 (21.88%) Oracle Forms Developer
3 7 (21.88%) PL/SQL Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (21.88%) SQL Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Unix Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Java Architect
4 6 (18.75%) Java Solutions Architect
5 4 (12.50%) Consultant
5 4 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
5 4 (12.50%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 4 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) Administrator
6 3 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.25%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 14 (43.75%) Middleware
3 7 (21.88%) JMS
3 7 (21.88%) JSP
3 7 (21.88%) RESTful
3 7 (21.88%) SOAP
3 7 (21.88%) XML
3 7 (21.88%) XSD
3 7 (21.88%) XSLT
4 6 (18.75%) J2EE
4 6 (18.75%) Servlets
5 4 (12.50%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) AS400
1 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
1 7 (21.88%) User Experience
2 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (9.38%) Public Cloud
4 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.13%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 30 (93.75%) Linux
2 21 (65.63%) Unix
3 15 (46.88%) Windows
4 11 (34.38%) AIX
5 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (12.50%) HPUX
7 4 (12.50%) Windows Server
8 2 (6.25%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) TDD
2 7 (21.88%) Complex Event Processing
2 7 (21.88%) Data Modelling
2 7 (21.88%) Metadata Management
2 7 (21.88%) Network Design
2 7 (21.88%) SOA
2 7 (21.88%) Workflow
3 6 (18.75%) DevOps
3 6 (18.75%) High Availability
4 5 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (15.63%) Migration
5 4 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 4 (12.50%) ITIL
5 4 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (9.38%) OWASP
6 3 (9.38%) Project Management
7 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) Java
2 14 (43.75%) SQL
3 13 (40.63%) PL/SQL
4 10 (31.25%) Shell Script
5 9 (28.13%) COBOL
6 8 (25.00%) Bash Shell
7 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
8 4 (12.50%) Python
8 4 (12.50%) Ruby
9 1 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) CISSP
2 1 (3.13%) HNC
2 1 (3.13%) HND
2 1 (3.13%) MCITP
2 1 (3.13%) MCSE
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) VCAP
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (3.13%) vSphere
4 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Puppet
2 4 (12.50%) Data Guard
2 4 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (9.38%) Ansible
3 3 (9.38%) Cobbler
4 2 (6.25%) Nagios
5 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (3.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Oracle
2 10 (31.25%) VMware
3 9 (28.13%) Micro Focus
3 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
4 7 (21.88%) Red Hat
5 3 (9.38%) Google
5 3 (9.38%) HP
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco
6 2 (6.25%) NetApp
7 1 (3.13%) 3PAR
7 1 (3.13%) Citrix
7 1 (3.13%) CommVault
7 1 (3.13%) Dell
7 1 (3.13%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (3.13%) Dynatrace
7 1 (3.13%) EMC
7 1 (3.13%) F5
7 1 (3.13%) Nimble Storage