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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 78 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 1 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.13% - 1.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.40% - 6.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 9
Average salary £35,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
249 278 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 31.92% 31.63% 30.99%
Number of salaries quoted 230 251 156
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £40,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) ColdFusion
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (100.00%) ColdFusion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £40/45k, Health Care and Pension
Posted: 6 days ago