Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
England > North East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 64 -
Rank change year-on-year -45 - +114
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 6 49 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.44% 3.28% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.82% 12.73% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 25 0
North East median annual salary £65,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.50% - -
England median annual salary £60,000 £51,820 £52,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% -1.30% +2.94%

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 the North East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 329 385 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 24.05% 25.79% 18.91%
Number of salaries quoted 296 311 252
North East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.48% +8.06%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,500 £47,500 £51,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Solaris as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in the North East

Solaris
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solaris in the North East.

Salary trend for Solaris in the North East

Solaris
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the North East region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -29 6 £65,000 +62.50%
Solaris
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 North East region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 6 (100.00%) AIX
1 6 (100.00%) HPUX
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) JBoss
1 6 (100.00%) Apache
1 6 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) Sun
1 6 (100.00%) Veritas
1 6 (100.00%) iPlanet
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (100.00%) SUSE
1 6 (100.00%) Clustering
1 6 (100.00%) PlateSpin
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 6 (100.00%) High Availability
1 6 (100.00%) KVM
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 5 (83.33%) OpenStack
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) F5
2 5 (83.33%) Opsware
2 5 (83.33%) NAS
2 5 (83.33%) Load Balancing

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 6 (100.00%) Apache
1 6 (100.00%) iPlanet
1 6 (100.00%) JBoss
1 6 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (83.33%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (83.33%) MQSeries
2 5 (83.33%) OpenStack
2 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (83.33%) WebLogic Portal
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) LDAP
1 5 (83.33%) NAS
1 5 (83.33%) SAN
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) FCoE
2 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 2 (33.33%) VLAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Unix Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Clustering
2 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) AIX
1 6 (100.00%) HPUX
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) SUSE
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) High Availability
2 5 (83.33%) Load Balancing
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Procure-to-Pay
3 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (50.00%) C-shell
1 3 (50.00%) Korn
1 3 (50.00%) Perl
1 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (100.00%) KVM
1 6 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (33.33%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) PlateSpin
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (100.00%) Sun
1 6 (100.00%) Veritas
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Cognos
2 5 (83.33%) F5
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Opsware
3 3 (50.00%) Borland