The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Torfaen region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
25 28 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 60.98% 43.08% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 28 12
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £30,000 £20,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £32,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Solaris
South Wales

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
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) JBoss
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Borland
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Sybase

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Support
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Support Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) JBoss
1 3 (100.00%) Borland
2 1 (33.33%) Sybase