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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank - 26 13
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 0 1 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - 1.03% 12.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 2.00% 39.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 30
Average salary - £72,500 £78,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.05%
UK excluding London average salary £42,160 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.31% +5.88%
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
46 50 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 37.70% 51.55% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 45 41 79
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £105,000 £109,500
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 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) ETL
2 3 (60.00%) Informatica
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Sybase
2 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) Front Office
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Equities
2 3 (60.00%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (40.00%) SystemTap
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) GDB
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) Firmware
3 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) GDB
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Applications Support
1 3 (60.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Unix Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Equities
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (60.00%) ETL
1 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) SystemTap
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Firmware
1 2 (40.00%) NFS
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Informatica
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Sybase
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat