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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
London / City of London
Rank 182 229 205
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -24
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 44 32 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.88% 0.47% 1.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.41% 1.98% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 42 28 83
Median salary £70,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £36,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,750 £79,000 £79,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%

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
1289 1615 2754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.65% 23.58% 26.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1174 1419 2420
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,950 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 24 February 2017.

Solaris Salary Histogram in the City of London

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 57 (80.28%) Linux
2 45 (63.38%) Unix
3 36 (50.70%) Finance
4 34 (47.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 30 (42.25%) Windows
5 30 (42.25%) Oracle
6 29 (40.85%) Red Hat
7 27 (38.03%) VMware
8 21 (29.58%) Disaster Recovery
8 21 (29.58%) Perl
9 20 (28.17%) Shell Script
10 18 (25.35%) Veritas
10 18 (25.35%) Python
10 18 (25.35%) SAN
11 17 (23.94%) Puppet
12 16 (22.54%) NAS
12 16 (22.54%) Banking
12 16 (22.54%) NetApp
13 15 (21.13%) EMC
13 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
14 14 (19.72%) NFS
15 13 (18.31%) Java
15 13 (18.31%) SQL
16 12 (16.90%) Sybase
16 12 (16.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 11 (15.49%) Configuration Management
17 11 (15.49%) DNS
18 10 (14.08%) SQL Server
18 10 (14.08%) AIX
18 10 (14.08%) Brocade

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 (9.86%) Apache
2 4 (5.63%) IIS
2 4 (5.63%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.82%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.82%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.82%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.82%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.41%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.41%) DataSynapse
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) G Suite
1 1 (1.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.35%) SAN
2 16 (22.54%) NAS
3 11 (15.49%) DNS
4 8 (11.27%) DHCP
5 7 (9.86%) LDAP
6 5 (7.04%) Firewall
7 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
8 3 (4.23%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (4.23%) Multicast
8 3 (4.23%) SSL
9 2 (2.82%) iSCSI
9 2 (2.82%) LAN
9 2 (2.82%) Skype
9 2 (2.82%) SMTP
9 2 (2.82%) WAN
10 1 (1.41%) FCoE
10 1 (1.41%) HTTP
10 1 (1.41%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.41%) SSH
10 1 (1.41%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.08%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.82%) MySQL
5 1 (1.41%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.41%) DB2
5 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.41%) HBase
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.82%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.41%) Subversion
2 1 (1.41%) Vagrant
General
1 36 (50.70%) Finance
2 16 (22.54%) Banking
3 8 (11.27%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.63%) Back Office
4 4 (5.63%) Front Office
5 2 (2.82%) Legal
6 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (16.90%) Administrator
2 11 (15.49%) Storage Engineer
3 10 (14.08%) Analyst
3 10 (14.08%) Unix Administrator
4 9 (12.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (12.68%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (11.27%) Unix Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (8.45%) DBA
7 6 (8.45%) Oracle DBA
7 6 (8.45%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Support Analyst
7 6 (8.45%) Sybase DBA
8 5 (7.04%) FIX Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) FIX Support Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 5 (7.04%) Storage Specialist
8 5 (7.04%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (7.04%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 4 (5.63%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.86%) Middleware
2 5 (7.04%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (5.63%) XML
4 3 (4.23%) IBM Integration Bus
4 3 (4.23%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (2.82%) .NET
5 2 (2.82%) HTML
5 2 (2.82%) Rendezvous
5 2 (2.82%) YAML
6 1 (1.41%) LAMP
6 1 (1.41%) Murex MxML
6 1 (1.41%) STL
6 1 (1.41%) Ultra Messaging
6 1 (1.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Replication
2 7 (9.86%) Clustering
3 4 (5.63%) Derivative
3 4 (5.63%) PKI
4 3 (4.23%) DataPower
5 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.82%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.82%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.82%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.41%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.41%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.41%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.41%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 57 (80.28%) Linux
2 45 (63.38%) Unix
3 34 (47.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 30 (42.25%) Windows
5 10 (14.08%) AIX
5 10 (14.08%) Windows Server
6 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.82%) Data ONTAP
8 2 (2.82%) HPUX
8 2 (2.82%) SUSE
9 1 (1.41%) CentOS
9 1 (1.41%) Debian
9 1 (1.41%) Fedora
9 1 (1.41%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.41%) NetWare
9 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.58%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (15.49%) Configuration Management
3 7 (9.86%) Business Continuity
3 7 (9.86%) DevOps
3 7 (9.86%) High Availability
4 6 (8.45%) Change Control
4 6 (8.45%) Electronic Trading
4 6 (8.45%) Incident Management
4 6 (8.45%) ITIL
5 5 (7.04%) Migration
6 4 (5.63%) Virtual Environments
7 3 (4.23%) Change Management
7 3 (4.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.23%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (4.23%) Release Management
7 3 (4.23%) Risk Management
7 3 (4.23%) Security Management
7 3 (4.23%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 2 (2.82%) Business Continuity Management
8 2 (2.82%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (29.58%) Perl
2 20 (28.17%) Shell Script
3 18 (25.35%) Python
4 13 (18.31%) Java
4 13 (18.31%) SQL
5 9 (12.68%) Bash Shell
6 6 (8.45%) PowerShell
7 5 (7.04%) VB
8 4 (5.63%) JavaScript
8 4 (5.63%) PHP
9 3 (4.23%) C
9 3 (4.23%) C++
9 3 (4.23%) Korn
9 3 (4.23%) Ruby
10 2 (2.82%) C#
11 1 (1.41%) Groovy
11 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.45%) Degree
3 5 (7.04%) MCSE
3 5 (7.04%) RHCE
3 5 (7.04%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (7.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (4.23%) RHCSA
5 2 (2.82%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) QA
1 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (19.72%) NFS
2 12 (16.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 9 (12.68%) Active Directory
4 6 (8.45%) VMware ESX
5 5 (7.04%) Hyper-V
5 5 (7.04%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (4.23%) vSphere
6 3 (4.23%) XenApp
7 2 (2.82%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.41%) Docker
8 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.41%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.41%) Shibboleth
8 1 (1.41%) SRDF
8 1 (1.41%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 17 (23.94%) Puppet
2 10 (14.08%) Ansible
3 6 (8.45%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (7.04%) Nagios
5 4 (5.63%) Red Hat Satellite
6 3 (4.23%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (4.23%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (2.82%) Salt
7 2 (2.82%) SCOM
7 2 (2.82%) WSUS
8 1 (1.41%) Control-M
8 1 (1.41%) EMC VPLEX
8 1 (1.41%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.41%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 1 (1.41%) Simpana
Vendors
1 30 (42.25%) Oracle
2 29 (40.85%) Red Hat
3 27 (38.03%) VMware
4 18 (25.35%) Veritas
5 16 (22.54%) NetApp
6 15 (21.13%) EMC
6 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
7 12 (16.90%) Sybase
8 10 (14.08%) Brocade
9 7 (9.86%) HP
10 6 (8.45%) Citrix
11 5 (7.04%) Sun
11 5 (7.04%) SunGard
12 4 (5.63%) Cisco
12 4 (5.63%) IBM
13 3 (4.23%) BMC
13 3 (4.23%) Infoblox
13 3 (4.23%) Nexenta
13 3 (4.23%) SaltStack
13 3 (4.23%) Software AG
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary with strong benefits package
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 9 days ago