The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 57 -
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 0 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear - 3.24% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 12.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 18 0
Median salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,250 £46,500
% change year-on-year -2.64% +1.61%  

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 58 155 130
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 17.11% 26.45% 24.07%
Number of salaries quoted 55 141 115
Median salary £35,500 £36,300 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.20% +32.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,520 £24,750 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 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 in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for Solaris in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Documentum
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (50.00%) Captiva
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) PuTTY
2 1 (50.00%) WinSCP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) Unix

Solaris
Co-occurring 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 1 (50.00%) Captiva
1 1 (50.00%) Documentum
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) PuTTY
1 1 (50.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Documentum Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Documentum Support
1 1 (50.00%) Documentum Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle