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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 153 186 139
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -47
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 193 147 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.63% 1.24% 1.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.00% 4.56% 6.92%
Number of salaries quoted 161 124 202
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
3217 3225 3456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 27.09% 27.27% 26.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2835 2891 3205
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 August 2014.

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 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Solaris also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Solaris.

1 298 (77.00%) Linux
2 278 (71.83%) UNIX
3 225 (58.14%) Finance
4 181 (46.77%) Windows
5 146 (37.73%) Oracle
6 97 (25.06%) Java
7 95 (24.55%) SQL Server
7 95 (24.55%) AIX
8 91 (23.51%) SQL
9 82 (21.19%) Red Hat
10 80 (20.67%) VMware
11 79 (20.41%) Banking
12 78 (20.16%) Perl
13 74 (19.12%) IBM
14 68 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure
15 60 (15.50%) Microsoft
16 57 (14.73%) ITIL
17 56 (14.47%) SAN
18 50 (12.92%) Apache
19 49 (12.66%) HP
20 47 (12.14%) Tomcat
20 47 (12.14%) Oracle Database
21 46 (11.89%) Windows Server 2008
22 45 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 45 (11.63%) NetApp
23 44 (11.37%) Clustering
24 43 (11.11%) Sun
25 41 (10.59%) C
26 40 (10.34%) Python
26 40 (10.34%) Telecoms

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Solaris also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Solaris. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 50 (12.92%) Apache
2 47 (12.14%) Tomcat
3 17 (4.39%) IIS
4 10 (2.58%) WebLogic
5 9 (2.33%) GlassFish
6 8 (2.07%) nginx
7 7 (1.81%) Oracle Coherence
7 7 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (1.81%) MS Exchange
8 6 (1.55%) SharePoint
8 6 (1.55%) Oracle Application Server
8 6 (1.55%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.29%) SAS
9 5 (1.29%) Oracle Service Bus
10 4 (1.03%) Node.js
10 4 (1.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 4 (1.03%) MQSeries
10 4 (1.03%) WebLogic Portal
11 3 (0.78%) ColdFusion
12 2 (0.52%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (3.62%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.78%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (2.84%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (2.58%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (2.33%) Oracle General Ledger
4 8 (2.07%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (1.81%) Google Analytics
6 6 (1.55%) Oracle 11i
6 6 (1.55%) Oracle BPM
7 4 (1.03%) RMDS
8 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.26%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.81%) GitHub
3 5 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.03%) Joyent
5 2 (0.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (14.47%) SAN
2 39 (10.08%) Firewall
3 36 (9.30%) DNS
4 23 (5.94%) Internet
4 23 (5.94%) TCP/IP
5 18 (4.65%) HTTP
5 18 (4.65%) NAS
6 15 (3.88%) Network Security
7 14 (3.62%) SSL
8 10 (2.58%) LDAP
8 10 (2.58%) SMTP
9 9 (2.33%) WAN
10 8 (2.07%) SSH
10 8 (2.07%) LAN
11 6 (1.55%) BGP
12 5 (1.29%) VLAN
12 5 (1.29%) DHCP
12 5 (1.29%) VPN
12 5 (1.29%) OpenLDAP
13 4 (1.03%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (24.55%) SQL Server
2 47 (12.14%) Oracle Database
3 39 (10.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 25 (6.46%) DB2
4 25 (6.46%) MySQL
5 10 (2.58%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (2.58%) Relational Database
5 10 (2.58%) Oracle Database 12c
6 8 (2.07%) RDBMS
7 7 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (1.81%) Hadoop
7 7 (1.81%) Oracle Exadata
7 7 (1.81%) Redis
8 6 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.29%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.03%) Riak
10 4 (1.03%) BODI
10 4 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.03%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 14 (3.62%) Git (software)
2 11 (2.84%) Eclipse
2 11 (2.84%) Introscope
2 11 (2.84%) Xcode
3 10 (2.58%) Subversion
4 7 (1.81%) RSpec
4 7 (1.81%) Cucumber
5 6 (1.55%) TeamCity
6 4 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (0.78%) JIRA
7 3 (0.78%) ClearCase
8 2 (0.52%) JUnit
8 2 (0.52%) ClearQuest
8 2 (0.52%) Maven
8 2 (0.52%) TestNG
8 2 (0.52%) Hudson
8 2 (0.52%) Emacs
General
1 225 (58.14%) Finance
2 79 (20.41%) Banking
3 40 (10.34%) Telecoms
4 19 (4.91%) Investment Banking
5 16 (4.13%) Front Office
6 14 (3.62%) Retail
7 13 (3.36%) Games
8 11 (2.84%) Financial Institution
8 11 (2.84%) Advertising
9 10 (2.58%) Back Office
10 9 (2.33%) Marketing
11 6 (1.55%) General Ledger
12 5 (1.29%) Electronics
13 4 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (1.03%) Online Betting
14 3 (0.78%) International Banking
15 2 (0.52%) Military
15 2 (0.52%) Legal
16 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
16 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 48 (12.40%) Administrator
2 42 (10.85%) Developer
3 34 (8.79%) Applications Support
4 30 (7.75%) Architect
5 29 (7.49%) Systems Administrator
6 28 (7.24%) Analyst
7 27 (6.98%) Junior
8 25 (6.46%) Team Leader
9 21 (5.43%) C++ Developer
9 21 (5.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 20 (5.17%) DBA
10 20 (5.17%) UNIX Administrator
11 17 (4.39%) Oracle DBA
12 14 (3.62%) Infrastructure Architect
12 14 (3.62%) Support Analyst
12 14 (3.62%) UNIX Engineer
12 14 (3.62%) Storage Engineer
13 13 (3.36%) Operations Analyst
13 13 (3.36%) UNIX Systems Administrator
14 12 (3.10%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (9.04%) XML
2 31 (8.01%) Web Services
3 23 (5.94%) Middleware
4 20 (5.17%) HTML
5 18 (4.65%) Spring
6 17 (4.39%) Oracle Fusion
7 15 (3.88%) LAMP
8 11 (2.84%) .NET
8 11 (2.84%) J2EE
8 11 (2.84%) HTML5
8 11 (2.84%) PhoneGap
9 10 (2.58%) STL
10 9 (2.33%) XSLT
11 8 (2.07%) XML Schema
12 7 (1.81%) Ruby on Rails
12 7 (1.81%) jQuery
12 7 (1.81%) JSON
12 7 (1.81%) Sass
12 7 (1.81%) Haml
12 7 (1.81%) Sphinx
Miscellaneous
1 44 (11.37%) Clustering
2 33 (8.53%) Computer Science
3 27 (6.98%) Hedge funds
4 24 (6.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 20 (5.17%) Open Source
6 13 (3.36%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (2.84%) Enterprise Storage
7 11 (2.84%) Social Media
8 10 (2.58%) Client/Server
8 10 (2.58%) Mainframe
9 9 (2.33%) STB
10 8 (2.07%) PKI
11 7 (1.81%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.81%) Statistics
11 7 (1.81%) SWIFT
12 4 (1.03%) CESG
12 4 (1.03%) Derivative
13 3 (0.78%) e-Health
13 3 (0.78%) Equities
13 3 (0.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 298 (77.00%) Linux
2 278 (71.83%) UNIX
3 181 (46.77%) Windows
4 95 (24.55%) AIX
5 46 (11.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 45 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 33 (8.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (5.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 21 (5.43%) HPUX
10 15 (3.88%) Apple iOS
11 14 (3.62%) Fedora
12 11 (2.84%) Android
13 8 (2.07%) Debian
14 7 (1.81%) Oracle Linux
15 5 (1.29%) Mac OS X
16 4 (1.03%) CentOS
17 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
17 1 (0.26%) i5/OS
17 1 (0.26%) OpenBSD
17 1 (0.26%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (14.73%) ITIL
2 35 (9.04%) Multithreading
3 30 (7.75%) Programme Management
4 27 (6.98%) Project Management
5 26 (6.72%) Low Latency
6 25 (6.46%) OO
6 25 (6.46%) OOD
7 23 (5.94%) Service Management
7 23 (5.94%) Root Cause Analysis
8 21 (5.43%) DevOps
8 21 (5.43%) SOA
9 20 (5.17%) E-Commerce
9 20 (5.17%) Analytics
10 17 (4.39%) Load Balancing
11 16 (4.13%) Risk Management
11 16 (4.13%) Change Control
11 16 (4.13%) Performance Tuning
12 15 (3.88%) Capacity Planning
13 14 (3.62%) Configuration Management
13 14 (3.62%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (25.06%) Java
2 91 (23.51%) SQL
3 78 (20.16%) Perl
4 41 (10.59%) C
5 40 (10.34%) Python
6 39 (10.08%) C++
7 31 (8.01%) PL/SQL
7 31 (8.01%) Shell Script
8 22 (5.68%) Bash Shell
9 21 (5.43%) Ruby
9 21 (5.43%) C#
10 20 (5.17%) JavaScript
11 11 (2.84%) Objective-C
11 11 (2.84%) ActionScript
12 10 (2.58%) Korn
13 8 (2.07%) PHP
14 7 (1.81%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.29%) VB
16 4 (1.03%) Bourne shell
16 4 (1.03%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 25 (6.46%) Degree
2 11 (2.84%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.55%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.55%) OCP
3 6 (1.55%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (0.78%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.52%) RHCE
6 2 (0.52%) CISM
6 2 (0.52%) OCA
6 2 (0.52%) MCP
6 2 (0.52%) MCSE
6 2 (0.52%) CCNP
6 2 (0.52%) ISEB
6 2 (0.52%) CISSP
6 2 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.26%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.43%) SLA
2 11 (2.84%) ISO 9001
3 10 (2.58%) QA
4 8 (2.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (1.81%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.78%) COBIT
7 2 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 68 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (8.53%) Active Directory
3 32 (8.27%) vSphere
4 24 (6.20%) Hyper-V
5 22 (5.68%) NFS
6 19 (4.91%) VMware ESX
7 12 (3.10%) Oracle RAC
8 9 (2.33%) Oracle RMAN
9 8 (2.07%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 7 (1.81%) XenApp
11 6 (1.55%) XenDesktop
12 5 (1.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 5 (1.29%) Xen
12 5 (1.29%) KVM
13 4 (1.03%) Squid
14 2 (0.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 2 (0.52%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.52%) Samba
14 2 (0.52%) OpenSSH
15 1 (0.26%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 16 (4.13%) Puppet
2 10 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (2.33%) Data Guard
3 9 (2.33%) OpenView
3 9 (2.33%) NetBackup
3 9 (2.33%) SCOM
4 8 (2.07%) Nagios
5 7 (1.81%) Control-M
6 6 (1.55%) Tivoli
6 6 (1.55%) Oracle Identity Management
7 5 (1.29%) OpenSSO
7 5 (1.29%) BMC PATROL
7 5 (1.29%) Legato
7 5 (1.29%) SCCM
8 4 (1.03%) CiscoWorks
8 4 (1.03%) ZABBIX
8 4 (1.03%) Cacti
8 4 (1.03%) Munin
9 3 (0.78%) SolarWinds Orion
10 2 (0.52%) Opsview
Vendors
1 146 (37.73%) Oracle
2 82 (21.19%) Red Hat
3 80 (20.67%) VMware
4 74 (19.12%) IBM
5 60 (15.50%) Microsoft
6 49 (12.66%) HP
7 45 (11.63%) NetApp
8 43 (11.11%) Sun
9 38 (9.82%) Veritas
10 37 (9.56%) EMC
11 22 (5.68%) Sybase
12 20 (5.17%) Citrix
13 17 (4.39%) JBoss
14 15 (3.88%) Dell
15 14 (3.62%) Cisco
16 11 (2.84%) Brocade
16 11 (2.84%) Perforce
16 11 (2.84%) Splunk
17 10 (2.58%) SolarWinds
18 9 (2.33%) Microgen
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Salary: competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent bonus and benefits package
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Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
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