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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 20 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 5.33% 1.23% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.33% 4.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £32,500 £21,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.94% -
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
30 48 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 40.00% 29.45% 34.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9 34 25
Average salary £29,000 £30,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,000 £14,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £53,000 £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 26 January 2015. 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 +17 4 £32,500 +52.94%
Solaris
Northern Ireland

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) UNIX
3 7 (77.78%) SMTP
3 7 (77.78%) HTTP
3 7 (77.78%) Internet
4 5 (55.56%) C++
4 5 (55.56%) HTML
4 5 (55.56%) Perl
4 5 (55.56%) Firewall
4 5 (55.56%) Load Balancing
5 4 (44.44%) IMAP
5 4 (44.44%) VLAN
5 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
5 4 (44.44%) SGSN
5 4 (44.44%) Product Management
5 4 (44.44%) Java
5 4 (44.44%) POP3
5 4 (44.44%) VPN
5 4 (44.44%) MAPI
5 4 (44.44%) CDMA
5 4 (44.44%) GPRS
5 4 (44.44%) GSM
6 3 (33.33%) VoIP
6 3 (33.33%) SNMP
6 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 3 (33.33%) Sun
6 3 (33.33%) Softswitch
6 3 (33.33%) MGCP
6 3 (33.33%) RTP
6 3 (33.33%) Degree

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) SMTP
1 7 (77.78%) HTTP
1 7 (77.78%) Internet
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) VLAN
3 4 (44.44%) IMAP
3 4 (44.44%) VPN
3 4 (44.44%) CDMA
3 4 (44.44%) GPRS
3 4 (44.44%) GSM
3 4 (44.44%) SGSN
3 4 (44.44%) POP3
4 3 (33.33%) Softswitch
4 3 (33.33%) VoIP
4 3 (33.33%) SNMP
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) MGCP
4 3 (33.33%) RTP
5 2 (22.22%) GGSN
6 1 (11.11%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Escalation Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Support
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) QA Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) MAPI
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) UNIX
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Load Balancing
2 4 (44.44%) Product Management
3 2 (22.22%) Capacity Management
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) System Testing
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C++
1 5 (55.56%) Perl
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) C
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Sun
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) IBM