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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 55 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 8 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.54% - 0.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.00% - 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -4.44%

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
160 87 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 30.89% 19.95% 26.76%
Number of salaries quoted 130 73 111
Median salary £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 - 8 £32,500 -
Solaris
North East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 28 (100.00%) Unix
2 24 (85.71%) ITIL
2 24 (85.71%) Linux
2 24 (85.71%) Red Hat
3 22 (78.57%) AIX
4 20 (71.43%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (28.57%) SLA
6 7 (25.00%) Windows
6 7 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 5 (17.86%) Oracle
7 5 (17.86%) Documentum
8 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
8 4 (14.29%) Change Management
8 4 (14.29%) Content Management
8 4 (14.29%) EMC
8 4 (14.29%) SQL
8 4 (14.29%) Case Management
8 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
8 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 4 (14.29%) Pega
8 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (10.71%) Java
9 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
9 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
9 3 (10.71%) Captiva
10 2 (7.14%) QMS
10 2 (7.14%) Release Management
10 2 (7.14%) Statistics
10 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
10 2 (7.14%) JIRA

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (17.86%) Documentum
2 3 (10.71%) Captiva
3 2 (7.14%) Confluence
3 2 (7.14%) MQSeries
3 2 (7.14%) Tuxedo
3 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 2 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) PuTTY
1 1 (3.57%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 1 (3.57%) Back Office
1 1 (3.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Unix Support
2 12 (42.86%) Support Specialist
2 12 (42.86%) Unix Specialist
2 12 (42.86%) Unix Support Specialist
3 8 (28.57%) Administrator
3 8 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
3 8 (28.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 8 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (17.86%) Linux Specialist
4 5 (17.86%) Linux Support
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Support Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Middleware
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Unix
2 24 (85.71%) Linux
3 22 (78.57%) AIX
4 7 (25.00%) Windows
4 7 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (7.14%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) ITIL
2 4 (14.29%) Case Management
2 4 (14.29%) Change Management
2 4 (14.29%) Content Management
2 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
3 2 (7.14%) Document Management
3 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Content Management
3 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 2 (7.14%) QMS
3 2 (7.14%) Release Management
3 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.57%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) Java
2 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
3 2 (7.14%) Perl
4 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.57%) C#
4 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (71.43%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) SLA
Vendors
1 24 (85.71%) Red Hat
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle
3 4 (14.29%) EMC
3 4 (14.29%) Pega
4 2 (7.14%) IBM
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.57%) Sun