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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 10 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 16.67% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.26% - -
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 0
Average salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-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 Torfaen region.

Operating Systems Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
43 35 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 71.67% 57.38% 44.00%
Number of salaries quoted 43 31 22
Average salary £27,500 £34,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.11% +3.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

Solaris
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Torfaen

Solaris
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cwmbran - 10 £27,500 -
Solaris
South Wales

Solaris
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 20 (100.00%) Oracle
1 20 (100.00%) UNIX
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (90.00%) SaaS
3 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (60.00%) Node.js
4 12 (60.00%) AngularJS
5 10 (50.00%) VoIP
6 4 (20.00%) Borland
6 4 (20.00%) WebLogic
6 4 (20.00%) JBoss
6 4 (20.00%) Apache
7 2 (10.00%) SQL
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
8 1 (5.00%) Windows
8 1 (5.00%) Project Management
8 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
8 1 (5.00%) Degree
8 1 (5.00%) Computer Science

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 12 (60.00%) Node.js
2 4 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (20.00%) JBoss
2 4 (20.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 18 (90.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Technical Support
2 13 (65.00%) Analyst
2 13 (65.00%) Support Analyst
2 13 (65.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 13 (65.00%) Technical Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) UNIX
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.00%) Project Management
1 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) Borland