The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 70 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.47% - 0.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.44% - 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £40,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £46,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+2.71% +6.97%
Solaris
Northamptonshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
209 213 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 32.76% 33.33% 25.45%
Number of salaries quoted 190 200 93
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Solaris
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Northampton

Solaris
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) HPUX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) IRIX
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) French Language

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
General
1 1 (33.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Software Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) HPUX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) IRIX
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Circa £40k plus Healthcare and pension
Posted: 20 hours ago