Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 265 281 282
Rank change year-on-year +16 +1 -56
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 29 39 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.30% 0.36% 0.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.53% 1.78% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 29 34 69
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £30,375 £31,850
90th Percentile £70,000 £50,000 £57,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -4.76%

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 1,898 2,187 2,823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.83% 20.28% 22.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,672 1,868 2,355
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

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 21 January 2018.

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 21 January 2018. 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 +9 16 £53,750 +43.33% 1
South Yorkshire +8 11 £42,500 +25.00%
North Yorkshire +4 2 £33,750 -6.25%
Solaris
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 28 (96.55%) Linux
2 21 (72.41%) Unix
3 16 (55.17%) Oracle
4 13 (44.83%) Windows
4 13 (44.83%) AIX
4 13 (44.83%) WebLogic
4 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
4 13 (44.83%) Middleware
5 12 (41.38%) Java
5 12 (41.38%) Bash Shell
6 11 (37.93%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (37.93%) Oracle Fusion
6 11 (37.93%) PL/SQL
6 11 (37.93%) SQL
6 11 (37.93%) Oracle Forms
6 11 (37.93%) Shell Script
7 10 (34.48%) VMware
7 10 (34.48%) WebSphere
8 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (31.03%) Puppet
8 9 (31.03%) DevOps
9 8 (27.59%) Red Hat
9 8 (27.59%) Tomcat
10 7 (24.14%) JSP
10 7 (24.14%) JMS
10 7 (24.14%) Data Modelling
10 7 (24.14%) SOA
10 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
10 7 (24.14%) SOAP
10 7 (24.14%) XML

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 13 (44.83%) WebLogic
2 10 (34.48%) WebSphere
3 8 (27.59%) Tomcat
4 5 (17.24%) JBoss
5 2 (6.90%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 11 (37.93%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (13.79%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (3.45%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) Network Security
1 6 (20.69%) SAN
2 5 (17.24%) WAN
3 4 (13.79%) LAN
3 4 (13.79%) NAS
4 2 (6.90%) Internet
4 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.45%) Firewall
5 1 (3.45%) MPLS
5 1 (3.45%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database 12c
2 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
3 4 (13.79%) MySQL
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (37.93%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (20.69%) ERwin
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
1 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
1 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Architect
2 7 (24.14%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (20.69%) Consultant
3 6 (20.69%) Java Architect
3 6 (20.69%) Java Solutions Architect
3 6 (20.69%) Oracle Consultant
3 6 (20.69%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 6 (20.69%) Technical Consultant
4 5 (17.24%) Administrator
4 5 (17.24%) DBA
4 5 (17.24%) Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Oracle DBA
4 5 (17.24%) Oracle Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Oracle Forms Developer
4 5 (17.24%) PL/SQL Developer
4 5 (17.24%) SQL Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (17.24%) Unix Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (13.79%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) Middleware
2 11 (37.93%) Oracle Fusion
3 7 (24.14%) JMS
3 7 (24.14%) JSP
3 7 (24.14%) RESTful
3 7 (24.14%) SOAP
3 7 (24.14%) XML
3 7 (24.14%) XSD
3 7 (24.14%) XSLT
4 6 (20.69%) J2EE
4 6 (20.69%) Java EE
4 6 (20.69%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) AS400
1 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
1 7 (24.14%) User Experience
2 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (13.79%) Public Cloud
4 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.45%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 28 (96.55%) Linux
2 21 (72.41%) Unix
3 13 (44.83%) AIX
3 13 (44.83%) Windows
4 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (20.69%) HPUX
5 6 (20.69%) Windows Server
6 4 (13.79%) Debian
7 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) DevOps
2 7 (24.14%) Complex Event Processing
2 7 (24.14%) Data Modelling
2 7 (24.14%) Metadata Management
2 7 (24.14%) Network Design
2 7 (24.14%) SOA
2 7 (24.14%) Workflow
3 6 (20.69%) High Availability
3 6 (20.69%) Migration
3 6 (20.69%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (20.69%) Server Virtualisation
4 5 (17.24%) Data Migration
4 5 (17.24%) ITIL
4 5 (17.24%) TDD
5 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (13.79%) OWASP
6 3 (10.34%) Proactive Monitoring
6 3 (10.34%) Server Building
7 2 (6.90%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) Bash Shell
1 12 (41.38%) Java
2 11 (37.93%) PL/SQL
2 11 (37.93%) Shell Script
2 11 (37.93%) SQL
3 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
4 6 (20.69%) Python
4 6 (20.69%) Ruby
5 5 (17.24%) COBOL
6 2 (6.90%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) MCITP
1 1 (3.45%) MCSE
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.45%) VCAP
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (20.69%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (10.34%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.45%) vSphere
4 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (31.03%) Puppet
2 7 (24.14%) Ansible
3 6 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (20.69%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (17.24%) Data Guard
5 4 (13.79%) Cobbler
5 4 (13.79%) Nagios
6 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (3.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Oracle
2 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
3 10 (34.48%) VMware
4 8 (27.59%) Red Hat
5 5 (17.24%) Micro Focus
6 4 (13.79%) Google
6 4 (13.79%) HP
7 3 (10.34%) Dynatrace
7 3 (10.34%) NetApp
8 2 (6.90%) EMC
9 1 (3.45%) 3PAR
9 1 (3.45%) Cisco
9 1 (3.45%) Citrix
9 1 (3.45%) CommVault
9 1 (3.45%) Dell
9 1 (3.45%) Dell Compellent
9 1 (3.45%) Nimble Storage