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

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 208 205 159
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -46
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 39 110 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.63% 1.10% 1.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.44% 4.49% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 30 83 157
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,750 £85,000 £82,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
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
1599 2450 3214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.77% 24.59% 26.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1453 2092 2815
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

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 August 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 24 August 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 69 (83.13%) Linux
2 56 (67.47%) Unix
3 46 (55.42%) Java
4 43 (51.81%) Windows
5 38 (45.78%) Finance
6 27 (32.53%) Microsoft
7 26 (31.33%) FIX Protocol
8 25 (30.12%) SQL
9 24 (28.92%) Electronic Trading
10 21 (25.30%) Firewall
10 21 (25.30%) VB
10 21 (25.30%) Shell Script
11 19 (22.89%) SunGard
12 17 (20.48%) C++
13 16 (19.28%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (18.07%) Banking
14 15 (18.07%) Oracle
15 13 (15.66%) Sybase
15 13 (15.66%) Multithreading
16 11 (13.25%) Windows Server
16 11 (13.25%) SQL Server
16 11 (13.25%) OO
16 11 (13.25%) Python
16 11 (13.25%) OOD
16 11 (13.25%) Sun
17 10 (12.05%) SQL Server 2008
17 10 (12.05%) SQL Server 2012
18 9 (10.84%) Middleware
18 9 (10.84%) Configuration Management
18 9 (10.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

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 5 (6.02%) Apache
2 4 (4.82%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.61%) GlassFish
3 3 (3.61%) IBM Notes
3 3 (3.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Temenos T24
2 2 (2.41%) Bloomberg TOMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (25.30%) Firewall
2 5 (6.02%) LAN
3 4 (4.82%) HTTP
3 4 (4.82%) SAN
4 3 (3.61%) Internet
4 3 (3.61%) Multicast
4 3 (3.61%) SSL
4 3 (3.61%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.41%) DNS
5 2 (2.41%) LDAP
5 2 (2.41%) WAN
6 1 (1.20%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.25%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (12.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (8.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (7.23%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.82%) Big Data
5 4 (4.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (4.82%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (3.61%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (2.41%) MySQL
8 1 (1.20%) Data Mart
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.82%) JIRA
2 2 (2.41%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.20%) Artifactory
3 1 (1.20%) Gerrit
3 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.20%) Selenium
3 1 (1.20%) SonarQube
General
1 38 (45.78%) Finance
2 15 (18.07%) Banking
3 2 (2.41%) Front Office
4 1 (1.20%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.20%) Marketing
4 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (30.12%) Analyst
2 22 (26.51%) Support Analyst
3 19 (22.89%) FIX Analyst
3 19 (22.89%) FIX Support Analyst
4 14 (16.87%) Developer
5 10 (12.05%) DBA
6 8 (9.64%) Oracle DBA
6 8 (9.64%) Test Automation Engineer
6 8 (9.64%) Test Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) C++ Developer
7 7 (8.43%) Linux Developer
8 6 (7.23%) Applications Support
9 5 (6.02%) Middleware Developer
9 5 (6.02%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) Senior Test Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) Sybase DBA
10 4 (4.82%) SQL DBA
11 3 (3.61%) Support Consultant
11 3 (3.61%) Technical Consultant
11 3 (3.61%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (31.33%) FIX Protocol
2 9 (10.84%) Middleware
3 6 (7.23%) JMS
3 6 (7.23%) REST
3 6 (7.23%) SOAP
3 6 (7.23%) Web Services
3 6 (7.23%) XSLT
4 4 (4.82%) .NET
4 4 (4.82%) IBM Integration Bus
4 4 (4.82%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (3.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 3 (3.61%) FpML
5 3 (3.61%) STL
5 3 (3.61%) Ultra Messaging
6 2 (2.41%) HTML
6 2 (2.41%) XML
7 1 (1.20%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (1.20%) Murex MxML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (9.64%) Replication
3 7 (8.43%) Hedge funds
4 4 (4.82%) Derivative
5 3 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.61%) Fixed Income
5 3 (3.61%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.61%) Market Risk
5 3 (3.61%) PKI
5 3 (3.61%) STB
5 3 (3.61%) SWIFT
6 2 (2.41%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.20%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 69 (83.13%) Linux
2 56 (67.47%) Unix
3 43 (51.81%) Windows
4 11 (13.25%) Windows Server
5 7 (8.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (8.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (8.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.41%) AIX
8 1 (1.20%) Debian
8 1 (1.20%) SUSE
8 1 (1.20%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.92%) Electronic Trading
2 16 (19.28%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (15.66%) Multithreading
4 11 (13.25%) OO
4 11 (13.25%) OOD
5 9 (10.84%) Configuration Management
6 8 (9.64%) Build Automation
6 8 (9.64%) Test Automation
6 8 (9.64%) Test Planning
6 8 (9.64%) Unit Testing
7 7 (8.43%) Integration Testing
7 7 (8.43%) Investment Management
7 7 (8.43%) Low Latency
7 7 (8.43%) Test Strategy
8 6 (7.23%) ITIL
9 5 (6.02%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (4.82%) Change Control
10 4 (4.82%) CRM
10 4 (4.82%) Migration
11 3 (3.61%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (55.42%) Java
2 25 (30.12%) SQL
3 21 (25.30%) Shell Script
3 21 (25.30%) VB
4 17 (20.48%) C++
5 11 (13.25%) Python
6 6 (7.23%) C
6 6 (7.23%) C#
7 5 (6.02%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.82%) Perl
9 2 (2.41%) Korn
10 1 (1.20%) Ruby
10 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.02%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.61%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.61%) NFS
2 3 (3.61%) Squid
3 1 (1.20%) vCloud
3 1 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) Puppet
1 2 (2.41%) SCOM
2 1 (1.20%) Consul
2 1 (1.20%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.20%) Legato
2 1 (1.20%) Nagios
2 1 (1.20%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 27 (32.53%) Microsoft
2 19 (22.89%) SunGard
3 15 (18.07%) Oracle
4 13 (15.66%) Sybase
5 11 (13.25%) Sun
6 5 (6.02%) Bloomberg
6 5 (6.02%) VMware
7 3 (3.61%) Fundtech
7 3 (3.61%) Lotus
7 3 (3.61%) NetApp
7 3 (3.61%) Reuters
7 3 (3.61%) Temenos
8 2 (2.41%) Akamai
8 2 (2.41%) ION Trading
8 2 (2.41%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.41%) Veritas
9 1 (1.20%) Citrix
9 1 (1.20%) HP
9 1 (1.20%) Murex
9 1 (1.20%) ServiceNow
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CSC
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £40000 - £62000 per annum + Fantastic Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 21 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 27 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 27 days ago