The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Caerphilly region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 12 18 22
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 1 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 3.13% 7.41% 16.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 16.67% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 13
Average salary £38,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Solaris
South Wales

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

Operating Systems Category
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5 12 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 15.63% 44.44% 38.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 29
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £26,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £52,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

Solaris
Salary Trend in Caerphilly

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Caerphilly

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Sun
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 2000
2 4 (80.00%) MCSE
2 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 4 (80.00%) N-Tier
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) MCSD
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Site Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) Service Management
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
3 1 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) 3PAR

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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 4 (80.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (80.00%) IIS
1 4 (80.00%) Apache
1 4 (80.00%) Site Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Sales Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 2000
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) AIX
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
1 4 (80.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Resilience Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) MCSD
1 4 (80.00%) MCSE
1 4 (80.00%) CCNA
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Sun
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) 3PAR