The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 68 - 54
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 5 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.96% - 2.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.79% - 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 14
Median salary £39,000 - £32,250
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 - £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 - £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
Solaris
North East

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

Operating Systems Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
132 124 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 25.34% 22.79% 29.31%
Number of salaries quoted 117 106 162
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -12.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £22,500 £23,050
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £44,500 £40,600
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Solaris
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Solaris
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £39,000 - 7
Solaris
North East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) AIX
3 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (33.33%) Tivoli
4 2 (33.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (33.33%) zOS
4 2 (33.33%) Sun
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) CA
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) VB
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (16.67%) Time Management
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (16.67%) Veritas File System

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Unix Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Unix Support
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Backup Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Technology Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) AIX
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (33.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 2 (33.33%) zOS
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Perl
1 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) Korn
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (16.67%) Firmware
2 1 (16.67%) Veritas File System
2 1 (16.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) CA
1 2 (33.33%) HP
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Sun
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Opsware
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) Veritas
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EXCELerate
Salary: £35,000 per annum On Call Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
2i Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago