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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 61 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.56% - 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.42% - 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -5.55%

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
124 173 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.13% 23.57% 25.92%
Number of salaries quoted 111 151 154
Median salary £35,000 £34,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £48,650
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 23 February 2017, 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 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (57.14%) Replication
2 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
2 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
2 4 (57.14%) Open Source
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) SAN
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) Coaching
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) vSphere

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
1 4 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) Data Mart
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) OLTP
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) DBA
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (42.86%) Administrator
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Replication
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Open Source
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 2 (28.57%) Avaya