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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 227 195 201
Rank change year-on-year -32 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 14 41 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.26% 0.74% 0.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.19% 3.21% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 13 28 47
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,850 £33,211
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £46,450 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,250 £46,500
% change year-on-year -2.64% +1.61%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1173 1277 1661
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 21.63% 23.00% 24.29%
Number of salaries quoted 941 1056 1399
Median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,661
Median salary % change year-on-year - +0.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 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
West Yorkshire +2 7 £47,500 +43.93% 1
South Yorkshire -17 4 £41,250 +3.12% 3
North Yorkshire -3 3 £37,500 -11.76%
Solaris
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 16 (61.54%) Linux
2 13 (50.00%) Oracle
3 12 (46.15%) Windows
4 11 (42.31%) SQL
4 11 (42.31%) Java
4 11 (42.31%) Unix
5 8 (30.77%) Finance
6 7 (26.92%) VMware
6 7 (26.92%) WebSphere
6 7 (26.92%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (26.92%) SOAP
6 7 (26.92%) XML
6 7 (26.92%) JBoss
6 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database
6 7 (26.92%) Data Centre
7 6 (23.08%) SLA
7 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
8 4 (15.38%) Shell Script
8 4 (15.38%) AIX
8 4 (15.38%) Web Services
8 4 (15.38%) Ant
8 4 (15.38%) TDD
8 4 (15.38%) Spring
8 4 (15.38%) Maven
8 4 (15.38%) Migration
8 4 (15.38%) Hibernate
8 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
8 4 (15.38%) Java EE

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 7 (26.92%) JBoss
1 7 (26.92%) WebSphere
2 3 (11.54%) IIS
2 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
2 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (3.85%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (11.54%) DWDM
1 3 (11.54%) Ethernet
1 3 (11.54%) MPLS
1 3 (11.54%) NetScaler
1 3 (11.54%) SAN
1 3 (11.54%) SNMP
1 3 (11.54%) WAN
2 2 (7.69%) ATM
3 1 (3.85%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle9i Database
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.85%) DB2
4 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.85%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Ant
1 4 (15.38%) Maven
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 3 (11.54%) Banking
4 2 (7.69%) Financial Institution
4 2 (7.69%) Retail
5 1 (3.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) DBA
2 5 (19.23%) Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Administrator
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Developer
4 3 (11.54%) IT Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Technical Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Production Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) SOAP
1 7 (26.92%) XML
2 4 (15.38%) Hibernate
2 4 (15.38%) Java EE
2 4 (15.38%) Spring
2 4 (15.38%) Web Services
3 3 (11.54%) .NET
3 3 (11.54%) JSP
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (11.54%) RESTful
3 3 (11.54%) XSD
3 3 (11.54%) XSLT
4 2 (7.69%) JMS
5 1 (3.85%) EJB
5 1 (3.85%) JAX-RS
5 1 (3.85%) JAX-WS
5 1 (3.85%) Middleware
5 1 (3.85%) REST
5 1 (3.85%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) AS400
2 3 (11.54%) User Experience
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.69%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Linux
2 12 (46.15%) Windows
3 11 (42.31%) Unix
4 4 (15.38%) AIX
4 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
7 1 (3.85%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (15.38%) Migration
3 4 (15.38%) TDD
4 3 (11.54%) Coaching
4 3 (11.54%) Converged Infrastructure
4 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
4 3 (11.54%) DevOps
4 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
4 3 (11.54%) Metadata Management
4 3 (11.54%) Network Design
4 3 (11.54%) Network Management
4 3 (11.54%) Project Management
4 3 (11.54%) SOA
4 3 (11.54%) Workflow
5 2 (7.69%) Analytics
5 2 (7.69%) Complex Event Processing
5 2 (7.69%) Presales
5 2 (7.69%) Risk Analytics
5 2 (7.69%) Straight-Through Processing
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) Java
1 11 (42.31%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) Shell Script
3 3 (11.54%) C#
3 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.54%) PHP
3 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
3 3 (11.54%) Python
3 3 (11.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) MCITP
1 3 (11.54%) MCSE
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (11.54%) VCAP
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) SLA
2 3 (11.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (11.54%) vSphere
2 3 (11.54%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Oracle
2 7 (26.92%) VMware
3 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
5 3 (11.54%) 3PAR
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco
5 3 (11.54%) Citrix
5 3 (11.54%) CommVault
5 3 (11.54%) Dell Compellent
5 3 (11.54%) HP
5 3 (11.54%) NetApp
5 3 (11.54%) Nimble Storage
6 1 (3.85%) BMC
6 1 (3.85%) Remedy
6 1 (3.85%) SAP
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