The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 64 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 1 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.15% 2.03% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.63% 9.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 0
Average salary - £33,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year
- +1.69%
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 Cardiff region.

Operating Systems Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
160 127 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.99% 21.49% 18.79%
Number of salaries quoted 130 110 103
Average salary £35,500 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.57% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £40,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Solaris
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Cardiff

Solaris
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL V2
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) SQLPlus
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQLPlus
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL V2
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + 30 days a/l, Flexitime, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £24500 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago