The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 56 60 52
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 6 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.96% 0.78% 1.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.82% 3.81% 6.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 9
Average salary £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,500 £27,040
10% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £32,500 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
Operating Systems Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
157 105 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 25.24% 20.59% 30.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138 91 143
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Solaris
North East

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 10 July 2014.

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 10 July 2014. 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
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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 -7 6 £31,500 -3.07% 1
Solaris
North East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 13 (76.47%) UNIX
2 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) SAP
2 8 (47.06%) Oracle
2 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) Oracle Database
3 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
3 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
3 7 (41.18%) SUSE
3 7 (41.18%) Apache
3 7 (41.18%) IBM
3 7 (41.18%) MySQL
3 7 (41.18%) Red Hat
3 7 (41.18%) Tivoli
3 7 (41.18%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 6 (35.29%) McAfee
4 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
4 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
4 6 (35.29%) LAN
4 6 (35.29%) WAN
4 6 (35.29%) ITIL
4 6 (35.29%) Handset
4 6 (35.29%) LANDesk
4 6 (35.29%) Amdocs
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (35.29%) Change Control
5 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (17.65%) DHCP
6 3 (17.65%) DNS

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (41.18%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) LAN
1 6 (35.29%) WAN
2 3 (17.65%) DHCP
2 3 (17.65%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle Database
2 7 (41.18%) MySQL
General
1 2 (11.76%) Electronics
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
1 2 (11.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Support Engineer
1 7 (41.18%) Server Engineer
1 7 (41.18%) Server Support Engineer
1 7 (41.18%) Linux Engineer
1 7 (41.18%) Linux Support
1 7 (41.18%) Server Support
1 7 (41.18%) Linux Support Engineer
1 7 (41.18%) Linux Server Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Lead Systems Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Handset
2 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.76%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) UNIX
2 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Linux
3 7 (41.18%) SUSE
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
1 6 (35.29%) Change Control
2 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
3 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.88%) Time Management
4 1 (5.88%) Information Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle
1 8 (47.06%) SAP
2 7 (41.18%) IBM
2 7 (41.18%) Red Hat
3 6 (35.29%) McAfee
3 6 (35.29%) Amdocs
3 6 (35.29%) LANDesk
4 1 (5.88%) Sun
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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