The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 19 29 41
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +12
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 7 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 6.36% 1.57% 0.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 5.00% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Solaris
Northern Ireland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the County Antrim region.

Operating Systems Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
63 40 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 57.27% 31.50% 26.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12 32 42
Average salary £32,500 £36,250 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% +10.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Solaris
Salary Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the County Antrim region.

Solaris Salary Trend in County Antrim

Solaris
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +10 7 £32,500 -18.75%
Solaris
Northern Ireland

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim region citing Solaris also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Solaris.

1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) SMTP
1 7 (100.00%) HTTP
1 7 (100.00%) Internet
2 5 (71.43%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) Perl
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) CDMA
3 4 (57.14%) GPRS
3 4 (57.14%) GSM
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) MAPI
3 4 (57.14%) POP3
3 4 (57.14%) VLAN
3 4 (57.14%) IMAP
3 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
3 4 (57.14%) SGSN
4 3 (42.86%) Product Management
4 3 (42.86%) Softswitch
4 3 (42.86%) Sun
4 3 (42.86%) VoIP
4 3 (42.86%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) MGCP
4 3 (42.86%) RTP
4 3 (42.86%) SNMP
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) C

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim region citing Solaris also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Solaris. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) SMTP
1 7 (100.00%) HTTP
1 7 (100.00%) Internet
2 4 (57.14%) POP3
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) VLAN
2 4 (57.14%) IMAP
2 4 (57.14%) CDMA
2 4 (57.14%) GPRS
2 4 (57.14%) GSM
2 4 (57.14%) SGSN
3 3 (42.86%) Softswitch
3 3 (42.86%) VoIP
3 3 (42.86%) SNMP
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) MGCP
3 3 (42.86%) RTP
4 2 (28.57%) GGSN
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Escalation Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Support
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) MAPI
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
2 3 (42.86%) Product Management
3 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C++
1 5 (71.43%) Perl
2 3 (42.86%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Sun