The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 40 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 26 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.80% - 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.45% - 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 21 0 1
Median salary £40,000 - £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
Solaris
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Operating Systems Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
149 96 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 27.49% 23.13% 28.47%
Number of salaries quoted 127 84 118
Median salary £40,500 £30,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% -10.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £22,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Solaris
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Solaris Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 29 (87.88%) Unix
2 22 (66.67%) Linux
3 21 (63.64%) AIX
3 21 (63.64%) ITIL
4 18 (54.55%) Red Hat
4 18 (54.55%) Windows
5 15 (45.45%) Windows Server
6 10 (30.30%) Perl
7 9 (27.27%) SQL
7 9 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
8 8 (24.24%) Java
9 7 (21.21%) Shell Script
9 7 (21.21%) Service Management
10 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
11 5 (15.15%) Pega
11 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
11 5 (15.15%) Case Management
11 5 (15.15%) Service Delivery
11 5 (15.15%) Change Management
11 5 (15.15%) Content Management
11 5 (15.15%) Incident Management
11 5 (15.15%) Oracle
11 5 (15.15%) Documentum
11 5 (15.15%) EMC
11 5 (15.15%) SLA
12 4 (12.12%) IBM
12 4 (12.12%) zOS
12 4 (12.12%) CA

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 5 (15.15%) Documentum
2 4 (12.12%) Confluence
3 3 (9.09%) Captiva
3 3 (9.09%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.03%) Apache
4 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) LAN
1 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
1 4 (12.12%) VPN
1 4 (12.12%) WAN
2 2 (6.06%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Unix Support
2 9 (27.27%) Linux Specialist
2 9 (27.27%) Linux Support
2 9 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Support Specialist
2 9 (27.27%) Unix Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Unix Specialist
2 9 (27.27%) Unix Support Specialist
3 5 (15.15%) Unix Support Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Monitoring Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.03%) Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Solaris Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) Support Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) Regular Expression
2 1 (3.03%) Middleware
2 1 (3.03%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) IBM Mainframe
1 4 (12.12%) Mainframe
2 2 (6.06%) Statistics
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (87.88%) Unix
2 22 (66.67%) Linux
3 21 (63.64%) AIX
4 18 (54.55%) Windows
5 15 (45.45%) Windows Server
6 9 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (12.12%) zOS
8 3 (9.09%) HPUX
8 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (9.09%) Windows XP
9 1 (3.03%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) ITIL
2 7 (21.21%) Service Management
3 5 (15.15%) Case Management
3 5 (15.15%) Change Management
3 5 (15.15%) Content Management
3 5 (15.15%) Incident Management
3 5 (15.15%) Service Delivery
4 4 (12.12%) Problem Management
4 4 (12.12%) QMS
4 4 (12.12%) Quality Management
5 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Content Management
5 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.06%) Document Management
6 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.03%) High Availability
7 1 (3.03%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) Perl
2 9 (27.27%) SQL
3 8 (24.24%) Java
4 7 (21.21%) Shell Script
5 4 (12.12%) Korn
5 4 (12.12%) VB
6 3 (9.09%) Bourne shell
6 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
6 3 (9.09%) VBScript
7 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (6.06%) Firmware
3 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Tivoli
2 3 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Red Hat
2 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.15%) EMC
3 5 (15.15%) Oracle
3 5 (15.15%) Pega
4 4 (12.12%) CA
4 4 (12.12%) IBM
4 4 (12.12%) ServiceNow
5 2 (6.06%) HP
6 1 (3.03%) Opsware
6 1 (3.03%) Sun