The first table below looks at the demand for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 18 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 City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 179 176 111
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -65
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 170 150 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.34% 1.28% 2.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.13% 5.18% 9.22%
Number of salaries quoted 136 129 283
Average salary £63,750 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.90% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £37,700
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3315 2897 3483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.19% 24.63% 25.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2917 2594 3214
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Solaris
London

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

Solaris Salary Histogram in the City of London

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 232 (75.08%) Linux
2 227 (73.46%) UNIX
3 182 (58.90%) Finance
4 122 (39.48%) Oracle
5 107 (34.63%) Windows
6 90 (29.13%) Java
7 85 (27.51%) SQL
8 77 (24.92%) Perl
9 70 (22.65%) Red Hat
10 67 (21.68%) Banking
11 59 (19.09%) Oracle Database
12 57 (18.45%) VMware
13 56 (18.12%) SAN
14 53 (17.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 51 (16.50%) XML
16 48 (15.53%) Active Directory
17 47 (15.21%) AIX
18 45 (14.56%) Sun
18 45 (14.56%) VMware Infrastructure
19 41 (13.27%) Python
20 40 (12.94%) Degree
21 39 (12.62%) ITIL
22 35 (11.33%) C
22 35 (11.33%) Shell Script
23 34 (11.00%) SQL Server
23 34 (11.00%) HP
24 33 (10.68%) C++
24 33 (10.68%) Firewall
25 32 (10.36%) DNS
25 32 (10.36%) Bash Shell

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 28 (9.06%) Tomcat
2 25 (8.09%) Apache
3 15 (4.85%) WebSphere
4 13 (4.21%) WebLogic
5 12 (3.88%) GlassFish
6 7 (2.27%) MS Exchange
7 6 (1.94%) Confluence
8 5 (1.62%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (1.29%) Oracle Application Server
9 4 (1.29%) CMS
9 4 (1.29%) IIS
10 3 (0.97%) MQSeries
10 3 (0.97%) Oracle Spatial
10 3 (0.97%) Lync
11 2 (0.65%) AquaLogic Service Bus
11 2 (0.65%) Oracle Service Bus
11 2 (0.65%) Oracle Coherence
11 2 (0.65%) WorkSite
11 2 (0.65%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 10 (3.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.29%) MS Office
3 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (3.24%) Oracle General Ledger
2 7 (2.27%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.65%) RMDS
4 2 (0.65%) Summit
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.65%) IaaS
1 2 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.32%) GitHub
2 1 (0.32%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 56 (18.12%) SAN
2 33 (10.68%) Firewall
3 32 (10.36%) DNS
4 28 (9.06%) TCP/IP
5 19 (6.15%) NAS
6 15 (4.85%) LDAP
7 11 (3.56%) DHCP
7 11 (3.56%) Internet
8 10 (3.24%) HTTP
9 9 (2.91%) WAN
10 8 (2.59%) Kerberos
11 7 (2.27%) SSL
11 7 (2.27%) SMTP
12 6 (1.94%) OpenLDAP
13 5 (1.62%) LAN
14 4 (1.29%) SIGTRAN
14 4 (1.29%) SS7
14 4 (1.29%) VPN
15 3 (0.97%) VLAN
16 2 (0.65%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (19.09%) Oracle Database
2 34 (11.00%) SQL Server
3 30 (9.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 30 (9.71%) Relational Database
4 24 (7.77%) RDBMS
5 19 (6.15%) MySQL
6 14 (4.53%) Oracle Exadata
7 11 (3.56%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (3.24%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (2.59%) BODI
9 8 (2.59%) SQLPlus
9 8 (2.59%) Oracle9i Database
10 7 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (1.94%) OLTP
12 5 (1.62%) Data Mart
12 5 (1.62%) BusinessObjects XI
13 4 (1.29%) Hadoop
14 3 (0.97%) DB2
14 3 (0.97%) InterSystems Cache
14 3 (0.97%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (5.50%) Eclipse
2 13 (4.21%) Introscope
2 13 (4.21%) Xcode
2 13 (4.21%) PhoneGap
3 10 (3.24%) Subversion
4 9 (2.91%) Git (software)
5 7 (2.27%) JUnit
5 7 (2.27%) JIRA
5 7 (2.27%) Jenkins
6 6 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (1.29%) Hudson
7 4 (1.29%) Mercurial
7 4 (1.29%) Maven
7 4 (1.29%) ClearCase
8 3 (0.97%) Toad
8 3 (0.97%) Emacs
9 2 (0.65%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.32%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.32%) WinRunner
10 1 (0.32%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 182 (58.90%) Finance
2 67 (21.68%) Banking
3 21 (6.80%) Investment Banking
4 18 (5.83%) Front Office
5 16 (5.18%) Telecoms
6 14 (4.53%) Marketing
6 14 (4.53%) Games
7 10 (3.24%) Financial Institution
7 10 (3.24%) Advertising
8 6 (1.94%) Retail
8 6 (1.94%) Back Office
9 5 (1.62%) Military
10 4 (1.29%) Online Betting
10 4 (1.29%) International Banking
10 4 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.97%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.65%) iGaming
12 2 (0.65%) Billing
12 2 (0.65%) Legal
13 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 54 (17.48%) Administrator
2 43 (13.92%) Systems Administrator
3 42 (13.59%) Architect
4 35 (11.33%) Analyst
5 34 (11.00%) Applications Support
6 32 (10.36%) Developer
7 30 (9.71%) Support Analyst
8 23 (7.44%) UNIX Administrator
9 21 (6.80%) Infrastructure Architect
10 20 (6.47%) DBA
10 20 (6.47%) Consultant
11 17 (5.50%) UNIX Systems Administrator
12 16 (5.18%) Linux Administrator
12 16 (5.18%) C++ Developer
13 15 (4.85%) Applications Support Analyst
13 15 (4.85%) Oracle DBA
13 15 (4.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 14 (4.53%) Systems Engineer
15 13 (4.21%) Security Architect
15 13 (4.21%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (16.50%) XML
2 30 (9.71%) Web Services
3 27 (8.74%) HTML
4 22 (7.12%) Middleware
5 21 (6.80%) XSLT
6 20 (6.47%) Spring
7 15 (4.85%) XML Schema
7 15 (4.85%) Oracle Fusion
8 13 (4.21%) J2EE
8 13 (4.21%) HTML5
9 10 (3.24%) STL
10 9 (2.91%) .NET
11 8 (2.59%) WebSphere MQ
11 8 (2.59%) CSS
12 7 (2.27%) JAXB
12 7 (2.27%) EJB
12 7 (2.27%) JMX
12 7 (2.27%) JSF
12 7 (2.27%) JAX-WS
12 7 (2.27%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.03%) Clustering
2 27 (8.74%) Derivative
3 21 (6.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 20 (6.47%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (5.50%) Mainframe
6 14 (4.53%) Enterprise Storage
6 14 (4.53%) Replication
7 13 (4.21%) Social Media
8 11 (3.56%) Equities
9 10 (3.24%) STB
9 10 (3.24%) Management Information System
10 8 (2.59%) Client/Server
11 7 (2.27%) CESG
11 7 (2.27%) Hedge funds
12 6 (1.94%) SWIFT
12 6 (1.94%) Computer Science
12 6 (1.94%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 4 (1.29%) Mathematics
14 3 (0.97%) Fixed Income
14 3 (0.97%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 232 (75.08%) Linux
2 227 (73.46%) UNIX
3 107 (34.63%) Windows
4 53 (17.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 47 (15.21%) AIX
6 26 (8.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (5.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (5.18%) HPUX
9 13 (4.21%) Android
10 12 (3.88%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (2.91%) Oracle Linux
12 8 (2.59%) SUSE
13 7 (2.27%) Debian
14 4 (1.29%) Windows 8
14 4 (1.29%) Windows 7
14 4 (1.29%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.97%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.97%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.32%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (12.62%) ITIL
2 26 (8.41%) Performance Tuning
3 25 (8.09%) Low Latency
3 25 (8.09%) Configuration Management
4 24 (7.77%) Service Management
5 23 (7.44%) SOA
6 22 (7.12%) Risk Management
7 20 (6.47%) Load Balancing
8 19 (6.15%) Multithreading
9 18 (5.83%) Project Management
10 16 (5.18%) OOA/OOD
10 16 (5.18%) Change Management
11 15 (4.85%) Migration
11 15 (4.85%) B2B
11 15 (4.85%) High Availability
12 14 (4.53%) E-Commerce
12 14 (4.53%) OOD
13 13 (4.21%) EAI
13 13 (4.21%) OO
13 13 (4.21%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (29.13%) Java
2 85 (27.51%) SQL
3 77 (24.92%) Perl
4 41 (13.27%) Python
5 35 (11.33%) C
5 35 (11.33%) Shell Script
6 33 (10.68%) C++
7 32 (10.36%) Bash Shell
8 29 (9.39%) JavaScript
8 29 (9.39%) PL/SQL
9 20 (6.47%) C#
10 19 (6.15%) Korn
11 13 (4.21%) Objective-C
11 13 (4.21%) ActionScript
12 12 (3.88%) PowerShell
13 11 (3.56%) PHP
14 9 (2.91%) Ruby
15 8 (2.59%) VB
16 7 (2.27%) Groovy
17 6 (1.94%) VC++
Qualifications
1 40 (12.94%) Degree
2 14 (4.53%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.59%) DV Cleared
4 6 (1.94%) ISEB
5 5 (1.62%) OCP
5 5 (1.62%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (1.29%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.97%) RHCE
7 3 (0.97%) PMP
7 3 (0.97%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 2 (0.65%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.65%) MCSE
8 2 (0.65%) MCSA
8 2 (0.65%) CCNA
8 2 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.32%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.32%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.50%) ISO 9001
2 11 (3.56%) QA
3 9 (2.91%) SLA
4 5 (1.62%) PCI DSS
5 4 (1.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.32%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 48 (15.53%) Active Directory
2 45 (14.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (8.09%) vSphere
4 21 (6.80%) Hyper-V
5 18 (5.83%) Oracle RMAN
6 14 (4.53%) Oracle RAC
7 11 (3.56%) NFS
8 9 (2.91%) VMware ESX
9 7 (2.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 5 (1.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 4 (1.29%) Xen
11 4 (1.29%) Squid
11 4 (1.29%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.97%) XenApp
12 3 (0.97%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.97%) FreeRADIUS
13 2 (0.65%) KVM
13 2 (0.65%) Snort
14 1 (0.32%) MetaFrame
14 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (5.50%) Puppet
2 14 (4.53%) Data Guard
3 13 (4.21%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (2.59%) OpenSSO
4 8 (2.59%) SCCM
4 8 (2.59%) NetBackup
5 6 (1.94%) SCOM
5 6 (1.94%) Nagios
5 6 (1.94%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (0.97%) OpenView
6 3 (0.97%) OpenNMS
6 3 (0.97%) Cacti
7 2 (0.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.65%) Oracle Statspack
7 2 (0.65%) WSUS
7 2 (0.65%) Control-M
7 2 (0.65%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.65%) Legato
8 1 (0.32%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 122 (39.48%) Oracle
2 70 (22.65%) Red Hat
3 57 (18.45%) VMware
4 45 (14.56%) Sun
5 34 (11.00%) HP
6 31 (10.03%) EMC
7 27 (8.74%) IBM
7 27 (8.74%) Veritas
8 20 (6.47%) Citrix
9 18 (5.83%) Microsoft
9 18 (5.83%) NetApp
10 13 (4.21%) Perforce
10 13 (4.21%) Business Objects
10 13 (4.21%) Splunk
11 11 (3.56%) Cisco
11 11 (3.56%) JBoss
11 11 (3.56%) Microgen
12 10 (3.24%) Symantec
12 10 (3.24%) Remedy
13 9 (2.91%) Murex
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30.000 - 36.000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 48000 - 52000
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Strong Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
ITHR 752
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Great package and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago