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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 62 54 47
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 1 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.18% 0.45% 2.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.58% 1.77% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 9
Average salary £37,000 £34,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.24% +32.69%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
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
173 113 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 31.63% 25.22% 27.08%
Number of salaries quoted 124 107 98
Average salary £34,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.47% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Solaris also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Solaris.

1 9 (75.00%) UNIX
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) SAP
3 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (50.00%) LANDesk
4 6 (50.00%) Handset
4 6 (50.00%) Amdocs
4 6 (50.00%) Change Control
4 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (50.00%) LAN
4 6 (50.00%) WAN
4 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (50.00%) McAfee
5 5 (41.67%) ITIL
6 4 (33.33%) Linux
7 3 (25.00%) Apache
7 3 (25.00%) IBM
7 3 (25.00%) MySQL
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle
7 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (25.00%) Tivoli
7 3 (25.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 3 (25.00%) DHCP
7 3 (25.00%) DNS
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (25.00%) SUSE

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Solaris also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Solaris. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) LAN
1 6 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (25.00%) DHCP
2 3 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (16.67%) Electronics
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Server Support
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Server Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Linux Support
2 3 (25.00%) Lead Systems Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Linux Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Linux Server Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Handset
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) DTV
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) UNIX
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (25.00%) SUSE
6 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (8.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Change Control
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Time Management
5 1 (8.33%) Information Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) SAP
2 6 (50.00%) McAfee
2 6 (50.00%) Amdocs
2 6 (50.00%) LANDesk
3 3 (25.00%) IBM
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £23,400 to £23,400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago