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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 45 - 71
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 21 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.85% - 0.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.65% - 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £38,619 - -
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.60% -4.44%
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
166 95 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 30.40% 20.47% 28.55%
Number of salaries quoted 115 80 149
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
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 6 December 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 - 21 £38,619 -
Solaris
North East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 42 (93.33%) Unix
2 35 (77.78%) ITIL
3 34 (75.56%) Linux
4 33 (73.33%) AIX
4 33 (73.33%) Red Hat
5 24 (53.33%) ITIL Certification
6 15 (33.33%) Windows
7 12 (26.67%) SLA
7 12 (26.67%) Windows Server
8 9 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
10 7 (15.56%) Security Cleared
10 7 (15.56%) Java
10 7 (15.56%) SQL
10 7 (15.56%) Oracle
10 7 (15.56%) Service Management
11 6 (13.33%) Change Management
11 6 (13.33%) EMC
11 6 (13.33%) Perl
11 6 (13.33%) Documentum
11 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
11 6 (13.33%) Content Management
11 6 (13.33%) Case Management
11 6 (13.33%) Pega
12 5 (11.11%) QMS
12 5 (11.11%) Problem Management
12 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
12 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
13 4 (8.89%) Shell Script
13 4 (8.89%) LAN

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 6 (13.33%) Documentum
2 4 (8.89%) Confluence
3 3 (6.67%) Captiva
3 3 (6.67%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.44%) MQSeries
4 2 (4.44%) Tuxedo
4 2 (4.44%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.44%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.22%) Apache
5 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) LAN
1 4 (8.89%) VPN
1 4 (8.89%) WAN
2 1 (2.22%) SAN
2 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) JIRA
General
1 1 (2.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (44.44%) Unix Support
2 16 (35.56%) Support Specialist
2 16 (35.56%) Unix Specialist
2 16 (35.56%) Unix Support Specialist
3 9 (20.00%) Administrator
3 9 (20.00%) Linux Specialist
3 9 (20.00%) Linux Support
3 9 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (17.78%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (17.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 7 (15.56%) Unix Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Monitoring Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Technical Leader
7 3 (6.67%) Unix Support Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) Regular Expression
2 2 (4.44%) Middleware
3 1 (2.22%) .NET
3 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Statistics
2 1 (2.22%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (2.22%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 42 (93.33%) Unix
2 34 (75.56%) Linux
3 33 (73.33%) AIX
4 15 (33.33%) Windows
5 12 (26.67%) Windows Server
6 9 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (6.67%) HPUX
7 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (6.67%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.44%) OS/390
9 1 (2.22%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (77.78%) ITIL
2 7 (15.56%) Service Management
3 6 (13.33%) Case Management
3 6 (13.33%) Change Management
3 6 (13.33%) Content Management
4 5 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 5 (11.11%) QMS
4 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 4 (8.89%) Incident Management
5 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.67%) Document Management
6 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Content Management
6 3 (6.67%) Quality Management
6 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.44%) Release Management
8 1 (2.22%) High Availability
8 1 (2.22%) Performance Management
8 1 (2.22%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.56%) Java
1 7 (15.56%) SQL
2 6 (13.33%) Perl
3 4 (8.89%) Shell Script
4 3 (6.67%) Bourne shell
4 3 (6.67%) Korn
4 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.67%) VBScript
5 1 (2.22%) C#
5 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (53.33%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (15.56%) Security Cleared
3 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) AAT
4 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Firmware
1 1 (2.22%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 1 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) SCOM
2 1 (2.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 33 (73.33%) Red Hat
2 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
3 7 (15.56%) Oracle
4 6 (13.33%) EMC
4 6 (13.33%) Pega
5 3 (6.67%) IBM
5 3 (6.67%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.22%) CA
6 1 (2.22%) HP
6 1 (2.22%) Sun