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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 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 255 221 202
Rank change year-on-year -34 -19 +91
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 17 11 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.24% 0.21% 0.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.03% 1.05% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 9
10th Percentile £45,100 £36,848 £45,086
25th Percentile £51,250 £40,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% -20.83% +51.90%
75th Percentile £53,750 £54,375 £69,000
90th Percentile £81,600 £60,000 -
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +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 1,657 1,051 900
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 22.98% 19.98% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1,034 943 780
10th Percentile £24,750 £23,600 £25,225
25th Percentile £30,125 £32,250 £31,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - - +12.50%
75th Percentile £58,750 £56,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,491
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.03% +4.19%

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Yorkshire

Solaris
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Solaris in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Solaris in Yorkshire

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Solaris in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

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 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
North Yorkshire -7 10 £52,500 -12.50%
West Yorkshire -48 6 £69,000 +57.71%
South Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -
Solaris
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 15 (88.24%) Unix
3 14 (82.35%) Oracle
4 13 (76.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (70.59%) OCP
5 12 (70.59%) OCA
5 12 (70.59%) Oracle Certification
5 12 (70.59%) Red Hat
5 12 (70.59%) Shell Script
6 11 (64.71%) Sun
6 11 (64.71%) Ansible
7 10 (58.82%) Centrify
7 10 (58.82%) Storage Management
7 10 (58.82%) Oracle ZFS
7 10 (58.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 10 (58.82%) Bourne shell
7 10 (58.82%) Fibre Channel
7 10 (58.82%) Red Hat Satellite
7 10 (58.82%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 10 (58.82%) RHCSA
7 10 (58.82%) RHCE
7 10 (58.82%) SAN
7 10 (58.82%) Veritas
7 10 (58.82%) Benchmarking
7 10 (58.82%) Perl
7 10 (58.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (58.82%) AWK
7 10 (58.82%) NetBackup
7 10 (58.82%) Business Continuity
7 10 (58.82%) Brocade

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 3 (17.65%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) JBoss
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) AWS
2 5 (29.41%) Azure
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon S3
3 1 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (5.88%) GCP
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) Fibre Channel
1 10 (58.82%) SAN
2 3 (17.65%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Data Lake
1 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (5.88%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (23.53%) Public Sector
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Administrator
2 10 (58.82%) Senior Solaris Administrator
2 10 (58.82%) Senior Solaris Systems Administrator
2 10 (58.82%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 10 (58.82%) Senior Unix Administrator
2 10 (58.82%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
2 10 (58.82%) Solaris Administrator
2 10 (58.82%) Solaris Systems Administrator
2 10 (58.82%) Systems Administrator
2 10 (58.82%) Unix Administrator
2 10 (58.82%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Data Architect
4 3 (17.65%) DBA
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.88%) AWS Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Azure Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) MCollective
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) AS400
1 1 (5.88%) iSeries
1 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
1 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 15 (88.24%) Unix
3 13 (76.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (58.82%) CentOS
5 3 (17.65%) VMS
5 3 (17.65%) Windows
6 1 (5.88%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Benchmarking
1 10 (58.82%) Business Continuity
1 10 (58.82%) Computer Science
1 10 (58.82%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (58.82%) Mathematics
1 10 (58.82%) Storage Management
2 3 (17.65%) Data Ingestion
2 3 (17.65%) ETL
2 3 (17.65%) Server Management
2 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
3 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.88%) ITSM
4 1 (5.88%) Security Management
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) Shell Script
2 10 (58.82%) AWK
2 10 (58.82%) Bourne shell
2 10 (58.82%) Korn
2 10 (58.82%) Perl
3 2 (11.76%) Bash
3 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) OCA
1 12 (70.59%) OCP
1 12 (70.59%) Oracle Certification
2 10 (58.82%) Degree
2 10 (58.82%) RHCE
2 10 (58.82%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (17.65%) Docker
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (64.71%) Ansible
2 10 (58.82%) NetBackup
2 10 (58.82%) Oracle ZFS
2 10 (58.82%) Red Hat Satellite
2 10 (58.82%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (5.88%) Data Guard
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (5.88%) Puppet
3 1 (5.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Oracle
2 12 (70.59%) Red Hat
3 11 (64.71%) Sun
4 10 (58.82%) Brocade
4 10 (58.82%) Centrify
4 10 (58.82%) Veritas
5 2 (11.76%) Percona
6 1 (5.88%) Fujitsu
6 1 (5.88%) Google
6 1 (5.88%) IBM
6 1 (5.88%) Unisys