The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 40 51 42
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 1 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 0.50% 0.66% 1.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.27% 2.35% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 8
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Solaris
London

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

Operating Systems Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
79 85 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 39.70% 28.24% 20.49%
Number of salaries quoted 66 63 91
Average salary £25,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Solaris
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Croydon

Solaris
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Smartcard

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Sun