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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 206 180 183
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +3
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 27 90 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.50% 1.30% 1.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.09% 4.96% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 22 63 123
Median salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £96,750 £84,550 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.60% -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
1293 1815 2956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.09% 26.25% 26.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1160 1599 2582
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £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 7 December 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 7 December 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 48 (71.64%) Linux
2 37 (55.22%) Windows
3 36 (53.73%) Finance
4 34 (50.75%) Unix
5 28 (41.79%) Microsoft
6 26 (38.81%) Oracle
7 25 (37.31%) Java
8 23 (34.33%) SQL
9 22 (32.84%) Shell Script
10 18 (26.87%) Electronic Trading
11 17 (25.37%) Sybase
12 16 (23.88%) FIX Protocol
13 15 (22.39%) Firewall
13 15 (22.39%) Banking
13 15 (22.39%) SQL Server
13 15 (22.39%) VB
14 14 (20.90%) SunGard
15 13 (19.40%) Windows Server
15 13 (19.40%) SQL Server 2005
15 13 (19.40%) Windows Server 2008
15 13 (19.40%) SQL Server 2008
15 13 (19.40%) SQL Server 2012
15 13 (19.40%) Windows Server 2012
15 13 (19.40%) Red Hat
15 13 (19.40%) Windows Server 2003
16 12 (17.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 11 (16.42%) Replication
18 10 (14.93%) Middleware
19 8 (11.94%) VMware
19 8 (11.94%) C++

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 8 (11.94%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.48%) Apache
3 1 (1.49%) IIS
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 1 (1.49%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.39%) Firewall
2 5 (7.46%) Multicast
3 3 (4.48%) LAN
3 3 (4.48%) SAN
3 3 (4.48%) WAN
4 2 (2.99%) DNS
4 2 (2.99%) HTTP
4 2 (2.99%) LDAP
4 2 (2.99%) Unicast
5 1 (1.49%) FCoE
5 1 (1.49%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.49%) NAS
5 1 (1.49%) SSH
5 1 (1.49%) SSL
5 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.39%) SQL Server
2 13 (19.40%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (19.40%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (19.40%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.48%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.99%) Big Data
4 2 (2.99%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.49%) DB2
5 1 (1.49%) HBase
5 1 (1.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Artifactory
1 1 (1.49%) Gerrit
1 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.49%) JIRA
1 1 (1.49%) SonarQube
General
1 36 (53.73%) Finance
2 15 (22.39%) Banking
3 5 (7.46%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.97%) Front Office
5 2 (2.99%) Back Office
6 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (23.88%) Analyst
2 15 (22.39%) Support Analyst
3 14 (20.90%) FIX Analyst
3 14 (20.90%) FIX Support Analyst
4 13 (19.40%) DBA
4 13 (19.40%) Oracle DBA
5 11 (16.42%) Sybase DBA
6 10 (14.93%) Developer
7 7 (10.45%) Administrator
7 7 (10.45%) Unix Administrator
8 5 (7.46%) Middleware Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Linux Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (5.97%) Unix Systems Administrator
10 3 (4.48%) Linux Administrator
10 3 (4.48%) Linux Engineer
11 2 (2.99%) Senior Linux Engineer
11 2 (2.99%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
11 2 (2.99%) Storage Engineer
11 2 (2.99%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.88%) FIX Protocol
2 10 (14.93%) Middleware
3 7 (10.45%) IBM Integration Bus
3 7 (10.45%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (10.45%) XSLT
4 6 (8.96%) JMS
4 6 (8.96%) REST
4 6 (8.96%) SOAP
4 6 (8.96%) Web Services
5 3 (4.48%) FpML
6 2 (2.99%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (2.99%) Murex MxML
6 2 (2.99%) STL
6 2 (2.99%) XML
7 1 (1.49%) .NET
7 1 (1.49%) HTML
7 1 (1.49%) Rendezvous
7 1 (1.49%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) Replication
2 7 (10.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (5.97%) Hedge funds
4 3 (4.48%) DataPower
4 3 (4.48%) Derivative
5 2 (2.99%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.49%) Clustering
6 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 48 (71.64%) Linux
2 37 (55.22%) Windows
3 34 (50.75%) Unix
4 13 (19.40%) Windows Server
4 13 (19.40%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (19.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (19.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (17.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (10.45%) AIX
7 1 (1.49%) HPUX
7 1 (1.49%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.87%) Electronic Trading
2 8 (11.94%) Multithreading
3 6 (8.96%) OO
3 6 (8.96%) OOD
4 5 (7.46%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (7.46%) Change Control
4 5 (7.46%) Incident Management
5 4 (5.97%) DevOps
5 4 (5.97%) Migration
6 3 (4.48%) Change Management
6 3 (4.48%) Configuration Management
6 3 (4.48%) High Availability
6 3 (4.48%) ITIL
6 3 (4.48%) Low Latency
6 3 (4.48%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (4.48%) Risk Management
6 3 (4.48%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (4.48%) Security Management
6 3 (4.48%) Wealth Management
7 2 (2.99%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 25 (37.31%) Java
2 23 (34.33%) SQL
3 22 (32.84%) Shell Script
4 15 (22.39%) VB
5 8 (11.94%) C++
5 8 (11.94%) Perl
6 6 (8.96%) Bash Shell
6 6 (8.96%) C#
6 6 (8.96%) Python
7 3 (4.48%) C
7 3 (4.48%) Korn
8 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (7.46%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.49%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) NFS
2 3 (4.48%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.99%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.49%) SRDF
4 1 (1.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) Ansible
1 3 (4.48%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.99%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (2.99%) Puppet
2 2 (2.99%) SCOM
3 1 (1.49%) Consul
3 1 (1.49%) Control-M
3 1 (1.49%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.49%) Nagios
3 1 (1.49%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 28 (41.79%) Microsoft
2 26 (38.81%) Oracle
3 17 (25.37%) Sybase
4 14 (20.90%) SunGard
5 13 (19.40%) Red Hat
6 8 (11.94%) VMware
7 7 (10.45%) Veritas
8 4 (5.97%) IBM
9 3 (4.48%) Murex
9 3 (4.48%) Software AG
9 3 (4.48%) Sun
10 2 (2.99%) Bloomberg
10 2 (2.99%) BMC
10 2 (2.99%) Cisco
10 2 (2.99%) Citrix
10 2 (2.99%) EMC
10 2 (2.99%) HP
10 2 (2.99%) ION Trading
10 2 (2.99%) Nexenta
10 2 (2.99%) webMethods
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