The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - 24 24
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 0 25 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - 8.28% 8.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 25.00% 36.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 22 28
Average salary - £81,500 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
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 Canary Wharf region.

Operating Systems Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29 100 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 43.28% 33.11% 23.80%
Number of salaries quoted 22 85 71
Average salary £60,000 £78,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £100,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Solaris
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Solaris Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Solaris
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) JBoss
2 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (80.00%) SOA
2 4 (80.00%) HTTP
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 4 (80.00%) Middleware
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) PMP
3 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Exadata

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 4 (80.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (80.00%) JBoss
1 4 (80.00%) Apache
1 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 4 (80.00%) WebLogic Portal
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Middleware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (80.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) PMP
2 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat