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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - 56 54
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 0 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 1.79% 1.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 6.88% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 4
Average salary - £31,875 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.92%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
121 160 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 23.05% 25.97% 19.81%
Number of salaries quoted 110 144 88
Average salary £27,500 £30,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -6.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within 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