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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
London / City of London
Rank 198 200 182
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -18
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 31 51 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.62% 0.79% 1.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.42% 3.21% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 29 37 96
Median salary £70,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £91,500 £84,650 £76,375
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -4.44%

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
1281 1587 2649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.60% 24.59% 26.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1167 1399 2334
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 £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
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 18 January 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 18 January 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 49 (75.38%) Linux
2 37 (56.92%) Windows
3 36 (55.38%) Unix
4 30 (46.15%) Finance
5 29 (44.62%) Oracle
6 24 (36.92%) Microsoft
7 23 (35.38%) Shell Script
8 19 (29.23%) Red Hat
8 19 (29.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (27.69%) SQL
9 18 (27.69%) VMware
10 17 (26.15%) Banking
10 17 (26.15%) Java
11 16 (24.62%) Sybase
12 14 (21.54%) Electronic Trading
13 13 (20.00%) Veritas
13 13 (20.00%) SQL Server
13 13 (20.00%) Perl
14 12 (18.46%) VB
14 12 (18.46%) SAN
14 12 (18.46%) SunGard
14 12 (18.46%) Firewall
14 12 (18.46%) FIX Protocol
15 11 (16.92%) Windows Server
15 11 (16.92%) SQL Server 2012
15 11 (16.92%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (16.92%) SQL Server 2005
15 11 (16.92%) SQL Server 2008
15 11 (16.92%) Windows Server 2008
15 11 (16.92%) Replication

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 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.62%) Apache
3 1 (1.54%) IIS
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 1 (1.54%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.46%) Firewall
1 12 (18.46%) SAN
2 10 (15.38%) NAS
3 4 (6.15%) Multicast
4 2 (3.08%) DNS
4 2 (3.08%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (3.08%) LAN
4 2 (3.08%) LDAP
4 2 (3.08%) Unicast
4 2 (3.08%) WAN
5 1 (1.54%) DHCP
5 1 (1.54%) FCoE
5 1 (1.54%) HTTP
5 1 (1.54%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.54%) SMTP
5 1 (1.54%) SSH
5 1 (1.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.92%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (16.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (16.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.62%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.08%) Big Data
5 2 (3.08%) Data Mart
6 1 (1.54%) DB2
6 1 (1.54%) HBase
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Artifactory
1 1 (1.54%) Gerrit
1 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (1.54%) SonarQube
General
1 30 (46.15%) Finance
2 17 (26.15%) Banking
3 7 (10.77%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.15%) Front Office
5 2 (3.08%) Back Office
5 2 (3.08%) Legal
6 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (24.62%) Analyst
2 14 (21.54%) Support Analyst
3 12 (18.46%) FIX Analyst
3 12 (18.46%) FIX Support Analyst
4 11 (16.92%) DBA
4 11 (16.92%) Oracle DBA
5 10 (15.38%) Administrator
5 10 (15.38%) Sybase DBA
6 9 (13.85%) Storage Engineer
7 8 (12.31%) Unix Administrator
8 6 (9.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (9.23%) Linux Administrator
8 6 (9.23%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (6.15%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 4 (6.15%) Senior VMware Engineer
10 4 (6.15%) Unix Systems Administrator
10 4 (6.15%) VMware Engineer
11 3 (4.62%) Senior Technical Engineer
11 3 (4.62%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.46%) FIX Protocol
2 6 (9.23%) Middleware
3 4 (6.15%) IBM Integration Bus
3 4 (6.15%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (3.08%) Murex MxML
4 2 (3.08%) XML
4 2 (3.08%) XSLT
5 1 (1.54%) FpML
5 1 (1.54%) HTML
5 1 (1.54%) JMS
5 1 (1.54%) Rendezvous
5 1 (1.54%) REST
5 1 (1.54%) SOAP
5 1 (1.54%) Ultra Messaging
5 1 (1.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Replication
2 4 (6.15%) Derivative
2 4 (6.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (4.62%) DataPower
4 2 (3.08%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.54%) Clustering
5 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.54%) PKI
5 1 (1.54%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 49 (75.38%) Linux
2 37 (56.92%) Windows
3 36 (55.38%) Unix
4 19 (29.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (16.92%) Windows Server
5 11 (16.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (16.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (16.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (10.77%) AIX
7 1 (1.54%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (1.54%) HPUX
7 1 (1.54%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.54%) Electronic Trading
2 10 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (9.23%) Change Control
3 6 (9.23%) DevOps
3 6 (9.23%) High Availability
3 6 (9.23%) Incident Management
4 5 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 5 (7.69%) Migration
5 4 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.62%) Change Management
6 3 (4.62%) ITIL
6 3 (4.62%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (4.62%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (4.62%) Risk Management
6 3 (4.62%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (4.62%) Security Management
7 2 (3.08%) Automated Testing
7 2 (3.08%) Business Continuity
7 2 (3.08%) Business Continuity Management
7 2 (3.08%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 23 (35.38%) Shell Script
2 18 (27.69%) SQL
3 17 (26.15%) Java
4 13 (20.00%) Perl
5 12 (18.46%) VB
6 10 (15.38%) Python
7 9 (13.85%) Bash Shell
8 4 (6.15%) PowerShell
9 3 (4.62%) Korn
10 2 (3.08%) C++
11 1 (1.54%) C
11 1 (1.54%) C#
11 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) Degree
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.62%) MCSE
3 3 (4.62%) RHCE
3 3 (4.62%) RHCSA
4 2 (3.08%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (13.85%) NFS
2 6 (9.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 6 (9.23%) VMware ESX
3 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.62%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.54%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 6 (9.23%) Ansible
2 5 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (6.15%) Puppet
4 3 (4.62%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (1.54%) Consul
5 1 (1.54%) Control-M
5 1 (1.54%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.54%) Nagios
5 1 (1.54%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.54%) Salt
5 1 (1.54%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (44.62%) Oracle
2 24 (36.92%) Microsoft
3 19 (29.23%) Red Hat
4 18 (27.69%) VMware
5 16 (24.62%) Sybase
6 13 (20.00%) Veritas
7 12 (18.46%) SunGard
8 10 (15.38%) EMC
8 10 (15.38%) NetApp
9 8 (12.31%) Brocade
10 4 (6.15%) HP
10 4 (6.15%) IBM
11 3 (4.62%) BMC
11 3 (4.62%) Cisco
11 3 (4.62%) Murex
11 3 (4.62%) SaltStack
11 3 (4.62%) Software AG
11 3 (4.62%) Sun
12 2 (3.08%) ION Trading
12 2 (3.08%) Nexenta
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