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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 90 69 70
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +1
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 2 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.19% 0.17% 0.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.71% 0.64% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 5
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
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
280 157 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 27.11% 26.25% 28.07%
Number of salaries quoted 267 139 165
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £15,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £42,500 £46,250
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
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 23 October 2014. 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
Northampton -29 1 £38,000 +8.57%
Solaris
East Midlands

Solaris
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Derivative
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Derivative
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat