Period
to 21 February 2018

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 6 months to 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 55 85
Rank change year-on-year -34 +30 +7
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 5 25 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.52% 2.91% 0.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.21% 9.36% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £65,000 £41,119 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +58.08% -17.76% -
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £65,000 £41,119 £50,000
% change year-on-year +58.08% -17.76% -

Solaris is in the Operating Systems category. The following 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.

All Operating Systems
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 226 267 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 23.35% 31.05% 20.80%
Number of salaries quoted 210 210 139
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £23,000 £21,250 £19,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £45,000 £52,800
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £34,000 £29,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +17.24% -10.77% -7.14%

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Solaris as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT jobs citing Solaris also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) AIX
1 5 (100.00%) HPUX
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) JBoss
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 5 (100.00%) LDAP
1 5 (100.00%) Cognos
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Sun
1 5 (100.00%) OpenView
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) Veritas
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (100.00%) iPlanet
1 5 (100.00%) WebLogic Portal
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) SUSE

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 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (100.00%) iPlanet
1 5 (100.00%) JBoss
1 5 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 5 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 5 (100.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) NAS
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) FCoE
2 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (40.00%) VLAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Unix Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Clustering
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) AIX
1 5 (100.00%) HPUX
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) SUSE
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) High Availability
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (40.00%) C-shell
1 2 (40.00%) Korn
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) KVM
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 5 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Cognos
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Opsware
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) PlateSpin
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) Sun
1 5 (100.00%) Veritas
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Borland