The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 82 84 60
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -24
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 2 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.22% 0.22% 1.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.74% 0.77% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 10
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Solaris
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
272 260 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 29.76% 28.42% 27.67%
Number of salaries quoted 247 243 156
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,550
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Solaris
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Solaris
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 5 August 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
Kettering - 2 £40,000 - 1
Solaris
East Midlands

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
2 4 (66.67%) AIX
2 4 (66.67%) HPUX
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) IRIX
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) C++
4 2 (33.33%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) Perl
5 1 (16.67%) PHP
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (16.67%) ColdFusion
5 1 (16.67%) Ruby
5 1 (16.67%) French Language
5 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (16.67%) CentOS
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (16.67%) Migration

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (16.67%) ColdFusion
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
1 3 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
General
1 1 (16.67%) French Language
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C++ Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) C++ Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Software Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX Support
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX Specialist
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
2 4 (66.67%) AIX
2 4 (66.67%) HPUX
3 3 (50.00%) IRIX
4 1 (16.67%) SUSE
4 1 (16.67%) CentOS
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) OO
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) C++
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) HP
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Circa £40k plus Healthcare and pension
Posted: Yesterday
Kettering
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago