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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 51 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 26 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.24% - 0.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.88% - 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 24 0 3
Median salary £40,000 - £31,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 - £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £44,921 - £35,900
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.74% -1.11%
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
154 121 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 25.12% 23.40% 25.97%
Number of salaries quoted 134 109 134
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,400 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

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
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 25 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 25 July 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 - 26 £40,000 - 3
Solaris
North East

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 25 (86.21%) Unix
2 18 (62.07%) AIX
2 18 (62.07%) Linux
3 17 (58.62%) ITIL
4 16 (55.17%) Windows
5 13 (44.83%) Red Hat
5 13 (44.83%) Windows Server
6 9 (31.03%) Perl
7 8 (27.59%) SQL
7 8 (27.59%) Java
7 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
7 8 (27.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (24.14%) Service Management
9 6 (20.69%) Shell Script
9 6 (20.69%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (17.24%) SLA
10 5 (17.24%) Oracle
10 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
10 5 (17.24%) Incident Management
11 4 (13.79%) Quality Management
11 4 (13.79%) Korn
11 4 (13.79%) Change Management
11 4 (13.79%) Tivoli
11 4 (13.79%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 4 (13.79%) Mainframe
11 4 (13.79%) VB
11 4 (13.79%) LAN
11 4 (13.79%) WAN
11 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
11 4 (13.79%) VPN

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 3 (10.34%) Confluence
1 3 (10.34%) Documentum
1 3 (10.34%) OpenStack
2 2 (6.90%) Captiva
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) LAN
1 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
1 4 (13.79%) VPN
1 4 (13.79%) WAN
2 3 (10.34%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Unix Support
2 9 (31.03%) Support Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) Unix Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Linux Specialist
3 6 (20.69%) Linux Support
3 6 (20.69%) Support Specialist
3 6 (20.69%) Unix Specialist
3 6 (20.69%) Unix Support Specialist
4 5 (17.24%) Unix Support Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Monitoring Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Unix Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Linux Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Solaris Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Regular Expression
2 1 (3.45%) Middleware
2 1 (3.45%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) IBM Mainframe
1 4 (13.79%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 25 (86.21%) Unix
2 18 (62.07%) AIX
2 18 (62.07%) Linux
3 16 (55.17%) Windows
4 13 (44.83%) Windows Server
5 8 (27.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (13.79%) zOS
7 3 (10.34%) HPUX
7 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (10.34%) Windows XP
8 2 (6.90%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) ITIL
2 7 (24.14%) Service Management
3 5 (17.24%) Incident Management
3 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
4 4 (13.79%) Change Management
4 4 (13.79%) QMS
4 4 (13.79%) Quality Management
5 3 (10.34%) Case Management
5 3 (10.34%) Content Management
5 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Content Management
6 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.45%) High Availability
7 1 (3.45%) Operations Management
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.45%) Release Management
7 1 (3.45%) Server Building
7 1 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) Perl
2 8 (27.59%) Java
2 8 (27.59%) SQL
3 6 (20.69%) Shell Script
4 4 (13.79%) Korn
4 4 (13.79%) VB
5 3 (10.34%) Bourne shell
5 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
5 3 (10.34%) VBScript
6 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (6.90%) Firmware
3 1 (3.45%) Veritas File System
3 1 (3.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Tivoli
2 3 (10.34%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Red Hat
2 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.24%) Oracle
4 4 (13.79%) CA
4 4 (13.79%) IBM
4 4 (13.79%) ServiceNow
5 3 (10.34%) EMC
5 3 (10.34%) HP
5 3 (10.34%) Pega
6 2 (6.90%) Sun
7 1 (3.45%) Opsware
7 1 (3.45%) Veritas
7 1 (3.45%) VMware