The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 55 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 21 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.00% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.21% - -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Median salary £44,738 - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -7.77%
Solaris
England

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

Operating Systems Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
172 130 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 24.57% 17.08% 29.02%
Number of salaries quoted 142 106 168
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Solaris
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Solaris Salary Trend in the North East

Solaris
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the North East region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Tyne and Wear - 21 £44,738 - 4
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 North East region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 37 (90.24%) Unix
2 28 (68.29%) AIX
2 28 (68.29%) Linux
2 28 (68.29%) ITIL
3 24 (58.54%) Red Hat
4 21 (51.22%) Windows
5 18 (43.90%) Windows Server
6 14 (34.15%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
7 10 (24.39%) Java
7 10 (24.39%) Perl
7 10 (24.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (21.95%) SQL
9 7 (17.07%) Shell Script
9 7 (17.07%) Service Management
9 7 (17.07%) Service Delivery
9 7 (17.07%) Change Management
9 7 (17.07%) Oracle
9 7 (17.07%) SLA
9 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
10 6 (14.63%) QMS
10 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
10 6 (14.63%) Problem Management
10 6 (14.63%) Case Management
10 6 (14.63%) Pega
10 6 (14.63%) IBM
10 6 (14.63%) Documentum
10 6 (14.63%) EMC
10 6 (14.63%) Content Management
11 5 (12.20%) Incident Management

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 6 (14.63%) Documentum
2 4 (9.76%) Confluence
3 3 (7.32%) Captiva
3 3 (7.32%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.88%) MQSeries
4 2 (4.88%) Tuxedo
4 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.44%) Apache
5 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) LAN
1 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
1 4 (9.76%) VPN
1 4 (9.76%) WAN
2 2 (4.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Unix Support
2 12 (29.27%) Support Specialist
2 12 (29.27%) Unix Specialist
2 12 (29.27%) Unix Support Specialist
3 11 (26.83%) Linux Specialist
3 11 (26.83%) Linux Support
4 9 (21.95%) Support Engineer
4 9 (21.95%) Unix Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Unix Support Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Administrator
7 3 (7.32%) Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) Monitoring Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Software Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Support Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Technical Leader
8 2 (4.88%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) Middleware
1 3 (7.32%) Regular Expression
2 1 (2.44%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) IBM Mainframe
1 4 (9.76%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.88%) Statistics
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 37 (90.24%) Unix
2 28 (68.29%) AIX
2 28 (68.29%) Linux
3 21 (51.22%) Windows
4 18 (43.90%) Windows Server
5 10 (24.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (9.76%) zOS
7 3 (7.32%) HPUX
7 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (7.32%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.88%) OS/390
9 1 (2.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (68.29%) ITIL
2 7 (17.07%) Change Management
2 7 (17.07%) Service Delivery
2 7 (17.07%) Service Management
3 6 (14.63%) Case Management
3 6 (14.63%) Content Management
3 6 (14.63%) Problem Management
3 6 (14.63%) QMS
4 5 (12.20%) Incident Management
5 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
5 4 (9.76%) Quality Management
6 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
6 3 (7.32%) Document Management
6 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Content Management
6 3 (7.32%) Release Management
6 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.44%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) Java
1 10 (24.39%) Perl
2 9 (21.95%) SQL
3 7 (17.07%) Shell Script
4 4 (9.76%) Korn
4 4 (9.76%) VB
5 3 (7.32%) Bourne shell
5 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
5 3 (7.32%) VBScript
6 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (34.15%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
3 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (4.88%) Firmware
3 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Tivoli
2 3 (7.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (58.54%) Red Hat
2 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
3 7 (17.07%) Oracle
4 6 (14.63%) EMC
4 6 (14.63%) IBM
4 6 (14.63%) Pega
5 4 (9.76%) CA
5 4 (9.76%) ServiceNow
6 2 (4.88%) HP
7 1 (2.44%) Opsware
7 1 (2.44%) Sun
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
2i Resourcing
Salary: Competitive base salary + attractive benefits
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2i Resourcing
Salary: Competitive base salary + attractive benefits
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