The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for Solaris skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 62 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 -  
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.52% 0.24% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.90% 1.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% -  

Solaris is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 105 100 114
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 27.13% 24.15% 24.68%
Number of salaries quoted 98 86 97
Median salary £30,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £38,450 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne citing Solaris as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Newcastle upon Tyne

Solaris
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solaris in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Salary trend for Solaris in Newcastle upon Tyne

Solaris
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 17 (94.44%) Unix
2 15 (83.33%) Linux
3 14 (77.78%) ITIL
3 14 (77.78%) AIX
3 14 (77.78%) ITIL Certification
3 14 (77.78%) Red Hat
4 7 (38.89%) SLA
5 3 (16.67%) Windows
5 3 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (11.11%) Law
6 2 (11.11%) VBA
6 2 (11.11%) Java
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
6 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
6 2 (11.11%) Documentum
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 2 (11.11%) Captiva
6 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
6 2 (11.11%) PuTTY
6 2 (11.11%) WinSCP
7 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
7 1 (5.56%) Degree
7 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Security Monitoring
7 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.56%) Sun
7 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 2 (11.11%) Captiva
1 2 (11.11%) Documentum
1 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) PuTTY
1 2 (11.11%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (11.11%) Law
2 1 (5.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Administrator
1 8 (44.44%) Unix Support
2 7 (38.89%) Linux Administrator
2 7 (38.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 7 (38.89%) Support Specialist
2 7 (38.89%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (38.89%) Unix Specialist
2 7 (38.89%) Unix Support Specialist
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Documentum Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Documentum Support
4 2 (11.11%) Documentum Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Sun Support
5 1 (5.56%) Unix Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Unix
2 15 (83.33%) Linux
3 14 (77.78%) AIX
4 3 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) ITIL
2 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
2 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.56%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 2 (11.11%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) VBA
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Red Hat
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Sun