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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 225 207 169
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -38
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 37 104 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.59% 0.99% 1.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.24% 4.18% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 32 79 161
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £84,750 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.46% -4.44%
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
1653 2486 3323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.43% 23.63% 26.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1495 2142 2906
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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 29 July 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 29 July 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 71 (84.52%) Linux
2 60 (71.43%) Unix
3 44 (52.38%) Java
4 39 (46.43%) Finance
5 35 (41.67%) Windows
6 24 (28.57%) SQL
7 22 (26.19%) FIX Protocol
8 20 (23.81%) Microsoft
9 19 (22.62%) Banking
9 19 (22.62%) VB
9 19 (22.62%) C++
10 18 (21.43%) Electronic Trading
11 17 (20.24%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (20.24%) Firewall
11 17 (20.24%) Shell Script
12 15 (17.86%) SunGard
13 14 (16.67%) Multithreading
14 12 (14.29%) Sun
14 12 (14.29%) OOD
14 12 (14.29%) Oracle
14 12 (14.29%) OO
15 11 (13.10%) Sybase
16 10 (11.90%) Middleware
16 10 (11.90%) Configuration Management
17 9 (10.71%) SQL Server
17 9 (10.71%) Python
17 9 (10.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 9 (10.71%) Test Automation
17 9 (10.71%) Test Planning
17 9 (10.71%) Build Automation

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 7 (8.33%) Apache
2 5 (5.95%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.76%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.57%) GlassFish
4 3 (3.57%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.19%) IIS
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Temenos T24
2 1 (1.19%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) IaaS
1 1 (1.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.24%) Firewall
2 6 (7.14%) LAN
2 6 (7.14%) SAN
3 5 (5.95%) HTTP
4 3 (3.57%) Internet
4 3 (3.57%) Multicast
4 3 (3.57%) SSL
4 3 (3.57%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.57%) WAN
5 2 (2.38%) DNS
5 2 (2.38%) LDAP
5 2 (2.38%) NAS
6 1 (1.19%) FCoE
6 1 (1.19%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.19%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.95%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (4.76%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (2.38%) Big Data
7 2 (2.38%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.38%) MySQL
7 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.19%) HBase
8 1 (1.19%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.76%) JIRA
2 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.19%) Selenium
General
1 39 (46.43%) Finance
2 19 (22.62%) Banking
3 2 (2.38%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.19%) Back Office
4 1 (1.19%) Marketing
4 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (29.76%) Analyst
2 20 (23.81%) Support Analyst
3 15 (17.86%) FIX Analyst
3 15 (17.86%) FIX Support Analyst
4 13 (15.48%) Developer
5 9 (10.71%) Test Automation Engineer
5 9 (10.71%) Test Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Applications Support
6 7 (8.33%) C++ Developer
6 7 (8.33%) DBA
6 7 (8.33%) Linux Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) Senior Test Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Middleware Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Oracle DBA
9 4 (4.76%) Administrator
9 4 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
9 4 (4.76%) SQL DBA
9 4 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (26.19%) FIX Protocol
2 10 (11.90%) Middleware
3 6 (7.14%) JMS
3 6 (7.14%) REST
3 6 (7.14%) SOAP
3 6 (7.14%) Web Services
3 6 (7.14%) XSLT
4 4 (4.76%) .NET
4 4 (4.76%) IBM Integration Bus
4 4 (4.76%) Ultra Messaging
4 4 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (3.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 3 (3.57%) FpML
5 3 (3.57%) HTML
5 3 (3.57%) STL
5 3 (3.57%) XML
6 1 (1.19%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.19%) CGI
6 1 (1.19%) CSS
6 1 (1.19%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (9.52%) Hedge funds
3 5 (5.95%) Replication
4 3 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.57%) Derivative
4 3 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.57%) Fixed Income
4 3 (3.57%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.57%) Market Risk
4 3 (3.57%) PKI
4 3 (3.57%) STB
4 3 (3.57%) SWIFT
5 2 (2.38%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.19%) Clustering
6 1 (1.19%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.19%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.19%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 71 (84.52%) Linux
2 60 (71.43%) Unix
3 35 (41.67%) Windows
4 8 (9.52%) Windows Server
5 5 (5.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.38%) AIX
8 1 (1.19%) Debian
8 1 (1.19%) SUSE
8 1 (1.19%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.43%) Electronic Trading
2 17 (20.24%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 12 (14.29%) OO
4 12 (14.29%) OOD
5 10 (11.90%) Configuration Management
6 9 (10.71%) Build Automation
6 9 (10.71%) Test Automation
6 9 (10.71%) Test Planning
7 8 (9.52%) Integration Testing
7 8 (9.52%) Investment Management
7 8 (9.52%) Test Strategy
7 8 (9.52%) Unit Testing
8 7 (8.33%) ITIL
8 7 (8.33%) Low Latency
9 4 (4.76%) CRM
10 3 (3.57%) BCP
10 3 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (3.57%) Migration
10 3 (3.57%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (52.38%) Java
2 24 (28.57%) SQL
3 19 (22.62%) C++
3 19 (22.62%) VB
4 17 (20.24%) Shell Script
5 9 (10.71%) Python
6 8 (9.52%) C#
7 6 (7.14%) C
7 6 (7.14%) Perl
8 4 (4.76%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.38%) VB6
9 2 (2.38%) VBA
10 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.19%) Korn
10 1 (1.19%) PHP
10 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.19%) Degree
1 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (1.19%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.76%) NFS
3 3 (3.57%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.57%) Squid
4 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.19%) KVM
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.19%) SRDF
4 1 (1.19%) vCloud
4 1 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.19%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.19%) vSphere
4 1 (1.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (5.95%) Puppet
2 2 (2.38%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (2.38%) SCOM
3 1 (1.19%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.19%) Legato
3 1 (1.19%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 20 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 15 (17.86%) SunGard
3 12 (14.29%) Oracle
3 12 (14.29%) Sun
4 11 (13.10%) Sybase
5 6 (7.14%) VMware
6 5 (5.95%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.76%) NetApp
8 3 (3.57%) Bloomberg
8 3 (3.57%) Fundtech
8 3 (3.57%) Lotus
8 3 (3.57%) Reuters
8 3 (3.57%) Temenos
8 3 (3.57%) Veritas
9 2 (2.38%) Akamai
10 1 (1.19%) DataSynapse
10 1 (1.19%) EMC
10 1 (1.19%) HP
10 1 (1.19%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.19%) TIBCO
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