Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 292 308 285
Rank change year-on-year +16 -23 -16
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 19 25 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.20% 0.24% 0.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.00% 1.09% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 68
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £29,300 £26,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £50,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £53,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -6.96% +15.00% -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 1,900 2,288 2,733
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.73% 21.52% 22.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,633 1,917 2,262
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 20 July 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 20 July 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 +22 11 £40,000 -15.79% 1
North Yorkshire +14 8 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Solaris
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT jobs citing Solaris also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (89.47%) Red Hat
3 16 (84.21%) Unix
4 13 (68.42%) AIX
4 13 (68.42%) HPUX
5 12 (63.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (52.63%) Puppet
6 10 (52.63%) Ansible
7 9 (47.37%) Shell Script
8 8 (42.11%) SAN
8 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
8 8 (42.11%) HP
8 8 (42.11%) ITIL
9 7 (36.84%) WebLogic
9 7 (36.84%) Python
9 7 (36.84%) Ruby
9 7 (36.84%) Debian
9 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
9 7 (36.84%) Network Security
9 7 (36.84%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (31.58%) VMware
10 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
10 6 (31.58%) Oracle
10 6 (31.58%) Nagios
10 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
11 5 (26.32%) MySQL
11 5 (26.32%) LAN

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 (36.84%) WebLogic
2 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
3 5 (26.32%) JBoss
4 4 (21.05%) CloudStack
4 4 (21.05%) OpenStack
5 2 (10.53%) Jetty
5 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (26.32%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) SAN
2 7 (36.84%) Network Security
3 5 (26.32%) LAN
3 5 (26.32%) NAS
3 5 (26.32%) WAN
4 2 (10.53%) Internet
4 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) MySQL
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Administrator
2 9 (47.37%) Linux Administrator
2 9 (47.37%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 9 (47.37%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (42.11%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) DevOps Administrator
4 5 (26.32%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 5 (26.32%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (15.79%) Junior
5 3 (15.79%) Junior Linux Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Unix Administrator
5 3 (15.79%) Unix Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (10.53%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 2 (10.53%) Unix Systems Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Junior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
1 5 (26.32%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (84.21%) Unix
3 13 (68.42%) AIX
3 13 (68.42%) HPUX
4 12 (63.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (36.84%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (26.32%) Business Continuity
3 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (26.32%) Data Protection
3 5 (26.32%) Deployment Automation
3 5 (26.32%) DevOps
3 5 (26.32%) OWASP
3 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (21.05%) High Availability
4 4 (21.05%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (10.53%) Change Control
5 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
5 2 (10.53%) Proactive Monitoring
5 2 (10.53%) Server Building
6 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) Shell Script
2 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
2 7 (36.84%) Python
2 7 (36.84%) Ruby
3 2 (10.53%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Firmware
1 4 (21.05%) vSphere
1 4 (21.05%) Xen
1 4 (21.05%) XenServer
2 2 (10.53%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (52.63%) Ansible
1 10 (52.63%) Puppet
2 7 (36.84%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (31.58%) Nagios
4 5 (26.32%) Cobbler
5 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Red Hat
2 8 (42.11%) HP
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) Oracle
3 6 (31.58%) VMware
4 5 (26.32%) Google
5 2 (10.53%) Dynatrace
5 2 (10.53%) EMC
5 2 (10.53%) NetApp
6 1 (5.26%) IBM