The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 215 218 176
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -42
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 44 92 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.67% 0.90% 1.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.52% 3.65% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 33 69 167
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £86,500 £83,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,250 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +2.71%
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 City of London region.

Operating Systems Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1747 2523 3405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.44% 24.81% 26.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1605 2204 3018
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Solaris
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Solaris Salary Trend in the City of London

Solaris
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Solaris Salary Histogram in the City of London

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing Solaris also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 66 (86.84%) Linux
2 62 (81.58%) Unix
3 35 (46.05%) Java
3 35 (46.05%) Finance
4 24 (31.58%) Windows
5 20 (26.32%) SQL
6 17 (22.37%) FIX Protocol
7 16 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (21.05%) Banking
8 15 (19.74%) VB
9 14 (18.42%) C++
9 14 (18.42%) Shell Script
10 13 (17.11%) Red Hat
11 12 (15.79%) SunGard
11 12 (15.79%) Firewall
11 12 (15.79%) Electronic Trading
11 12 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
12 11 (14.47%) Sun
12 11 (14.47%) Oracle
13 10 (13.16%) ITIL
13 10 (13.16%) Configuration Management
14 9 (11.84%) Python
14 9 (11.84%) Perl
14 9 (11.84%) Test Planning
14 9 (11.84%) Build Automation
14 9 (11.84%) Oracle Database
14 9 (11.84%) Multithreading
14 9 (11.84%) Test Automation
15 8 (10.53%) Unit Testing

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (7.89%) Apache
2 4 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.95%) GlassFish
3 3 (3.95%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.32%) IIS
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Temenos T24
2 1 (1.32%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.32%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.32%) IaaS
1 1 (1.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.79%) Firewall
2 8 (10.53%) SAN
3 6 (7.89%) LAN
4 4 (5.26%) HTTP
4 4 (5.26%) Internet
5 3 (3.95%) NAS
5 3 (3.95%) SSL
5 3 (3.95%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.95%) WAN
6 2 (2.63%) Multicast
7 1 (1.32%) DNS
7 1 (1.32%) FCoE
7 1 (1.32%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.32%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.32%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.84%) Oracle Database
2 6 (7.89%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (6.58%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (6.58%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.32%) Big Data
6 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.32%) HBase
6 1 (1.32%) MySQL
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.95%) JIRA
2 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.32%) Selenium
General
1 35 (46.05%) Finance
2 16 (21.05%) Banking
3 2 (2.63%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.32%) Back Office
4 1 (1.32%) Marketing
4 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (34.21%) Analyst
2 19 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 12 (15.79%) FIX Analyst
3 12 (15.79%) FIX Support Analyst
4 10 (13.16%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 9 (11.84%) Administrator
5 9 (11.84%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 9 (11.84%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 9 (11.84%) Test Automation Engineer
5 9 (11.84%) Test Engineer
5 9 (11.84%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
6 8 (10.53%) Applications Support
6 8 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
7 7 (9.21%) Unix Administrator
8 6 (7.89%) Applications Support Analyst
8 6 (7.89%) Linux Administrator
8 6 (7.89%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 6 (7.89%) Senior Test Engineer
8 6 (7.89%) Solaris Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.37%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (6.58%) HTML
2 5 (6.58%) XML
3 4 (5.26%) Middleware
3 4 (5.26%) Ultra Messaging
4 3 (3.95%) .NET
5 1 (1.32%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (1.32%) CGI
5 1 (1.32%) CSS
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (1.32%) Rendezvous
5 1 (1.32%) STL
5 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.58%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.58%) Hedge funds
3 3 (3.95%) Derivative
3 3 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.95%) Fixed Income
3 3 (3.95%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.95%) Market Risk
3 3 (3.95%) PKI
3 3 (3.95%) Replication
3 3 (3.95%) STB
3 3 (3.95%) SWIFT
4 2 (2.63%) Clustering
5 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.32%) Fintech
5 1 (1.32%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.32%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 66 (86.84%) Linux
2 62 (81.58%) Unix
3 24 (31.58%) Windows
4 12 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (9.21%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.32%) AIX
6 1 (1.32%) Debian
6 1 (1.32%) SUSE
6 1 (1.32%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (15.79%) Electronic Trading
3 10 (13.16%) Configuration Management
3 10 (13.16%) ITIL
4 9 (11.84%) Build Automation
4 9 (11.84%) Multithreading
4 9 (11.84%) Test Automation
4 9 (11.84%) Test Planning
5 8 (10.53%) Integration Testing
5 8 (10.53%) Investment Management
5 8 (10.53%) Test Strategy
5 8 (10.53%) Unit Testing
6 7 (9.21%) OO
6 7 (9.21%) OOD
6 7 (9.21%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (6.58%) Low Latency
8 4 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (5.26%) Change Control
8 4 (5.26%) Change Management
8 4 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (46.05%) Java
2 20 (26.32%) SQL
3 15 (19.74%) VB
4 14 (18.42%) C++
4 14 (18.42%) Shell Script
5 9 (11.84%) Perl
5 9 (11.84%) Python
6 4 (5.26%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.95%) C
8 2 (2.63%) C#
8 2 (2.63%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.63%) VB6
8 2 (2.63%) VBA
9 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.32%) Korn
9 1 (1.32%) PHP
9 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.32%) Degree
1 1 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (1.32%) RHCE
1 1 (1.32%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (9.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 4 (5.26%) NFS
3 3 (3.95%) Squid
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (2.63%) vSphere
5 1 (1.32%) KVM
5 1 (1.32%) SRDF
5 1 (1.32%) vCloud
5 1 (1.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.32%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (10.53%) Puppet
2 4 (5.26%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (2.63%) Data Guard
3 2 (2.63%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.32%) Legato
4 1 (1.32%) Nagios
4 1 (1.32%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (17.11%) Red Hat
2 12 (15.79%) SunGard
3 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
3 11 (14.47%) Oracle
3 11 (14.47%) Sun
4 8 (10.53%) Sybase
5 7 (9.21%) VMware
6 5 (6.58%) NetApp
7 3 (3.95%) Bloomberg
7 3 (3.95%) Fundtech
7 3 (3.95%) Lotus
7 3 (3.95%) Reuters
7 3 (3.95%) Temenos
7 3 (3.95%) Veritas
8 2 (2.63%) Cisco
8 2 (2.63%) Citrix
8 2 (2.63%) HP
9 1 (1.32%) EMC
9 1 (1.32%) IBM
9 1 (1.32%) Intel
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
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Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
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