The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the County Antrim region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - 41 42
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim - 1.09% 1.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 2.34% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £70,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
28 128 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 18.06% 46.38% 29.32%
Number of salaries quoted 24 66 36
Average salary £26,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.46% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £14,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Solaris
Northern Ireland

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) OpenVMS
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSL
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (33.33%) SSH
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) Infoblox

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SSH
2 1 (33.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Support Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XSL
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) OpenVMS
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Infoblox