The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 70 70 58
Rank change year-on-year
0 -12
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 4 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.55% 1.43% 1.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.06% 5.94% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 9
Median salary £37,500 £27,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -18.18%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -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 Cardiff region.

Operating Systems Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
194 202 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 26.54% 24.02% 26.58%
Number of salaries quoted 166 173 159
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £25,025 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing Solaris also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 9 (100.00%) Unix
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
3 6 (66.67%) ITIL
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle
4 5 (55.56%) MS Office
4 5 (55.56%) PL/SQL
4 5 (55.56%) Windows
4 5 (55.56%) SLA
4 5 (55.56%) SQLPlus
4 5 (55.56%) Remedy
4 5 (55.56%) Service Management
4 5 (55.56%) Firewall
4 5 (55.56%) ITSM
4 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 5 (55.56%) Incident Management
4 5 (55.56%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (55.56%) ITIL V2
4 5 (55.56%) High Availability
4 5 (55.56%) Mobile Payment
4 5 (55.56%) ServiceNow
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
4 5 (55.56%) Fintech
5 4 (44.44%) VMware
5 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
6 3 (33.33%) SAN
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco
7 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
7 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
1 5 (55.56%) SQLPlus
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Unix Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Operations Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Unix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Fintech
1 5 (55.56%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Unix
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) High Availability
2 5 (55.56%) Incident Management
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL V2
2 5 (55.56%) ITSM
2 5 (55.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) Remedy
2 5 (55.56%) ServiceNow
3 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
5 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + £5.5k bonus, 10% pension etc
Posted: 5 days ago