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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 74 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 3 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.55% - 2.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.31% - 8.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 12
Average salary £40,000 - £34,625
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 - £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 - £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
130 136 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 23.85% 22.44% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 117 112 146
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,400 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Solaris Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Solaris
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £40,000 - 5
Solaris
North East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Solaris also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Solaris.

1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Sun
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas File System
3 1 (33.33%) Opsware
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Korn
3 1 (33.33%) Software Packaging
3 1 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) CA
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) zOS
3 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
3 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Solaris also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Solaris. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Technology Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Support
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) zOS
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Korn
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas File System
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Sun
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Opsware
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: From £35,000 to £46,000 per annum
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