The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - 39 34
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 1.21% 1.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 4.35% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.26%
Solaris
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
27 46 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 22.13% 27.88% 21.51%
Number of salaries quoted 24 27 31
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +13.20%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland region citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Solaris
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Northern Ireland