The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 159 172 142
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -30
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 194 167 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.57% 1.40% 1.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.89% 5.08% 6.72%
Number of salaries quoted 159 151 202
Average salary £57,500 £58,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.86% +5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £45,000 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Operating Systems Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3296 3285 3364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.70% 27.53% 26.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2885 2946 3111
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Solaris
London

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 31 July 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 31 July 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.

1 281 (73.37%) Linux
2 271 (70.76%) UNIX
3 214 (55.87%) Finance
4 160 (41.78%) Windows
5 147 (38.38%) Oracle
6 109 (28.46%) Java
7 98 (25.59%) SQL
8 89 (23.24%) Perl
9 87 (22.72%) Banking
10 86 (22.45%) Red Hat
11 80 (20.89%) AIX
12 75 (19.58%) SQL Server
13 67 (17.49%) VMware
14 59 (15.40%) IBM
15 57 (14.88%) Oracle Database
16 56 (14.62%) ITIL
16 56 (14.62%) VMware Infrastructure
17 54 (14.10%) SAN
18 53 (13.84%) HP
19 49 (12.79%) XML
19 49 (12.79%) C
20 47 (12.27%) Tomcat
21 46 (12.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 43 (11.23%) Apache
23 42 (10.97%) Sun
24 40 (10.44%) Clustering
24 40 (10.44%) Oracle Database 11g
25 39 (10.18%) Python
25 39 (10.18%) Web Services
26 38 (9.92%) EMC

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 47 (12.27%) Tomcat
2 43 (11.23%) Apache
3 15 (3.92%) IIS
4 12 (3.13%) WebSphere
5 11 (2.87%) GlassFish
6 10 (2.61%) WebLogic
7 7 (1.83%) Oracle Coherence
7 7 (1.83%) nginx
8 6 (1.57%) Oracle Application Server
8 6 (1.57%) MS Exchange
8 6 (1.57%) MQSeries
8 6 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (1.31%) Oracle Service Bus
9 5 (1.31%) SharePoint
10 4 (1.04%) WebLogic Portal
10 4 (1.04%) SAS
10 4 (1.04%) AquaLogic Service Bus
11 3 (0.78%) ColdFusion
12 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.52%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 12 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.78%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (2.87%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (2.61%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (2.35%) Oracle General Ledger
4 8 (2.09%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (1.83%) Oracle BPM
5 7 (1.83%) Google Analytics
6 6 (1.57%) Oracle 11i
7 4 (1.04%) RMDS
8 1 (0.26%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.09%) GitHub
3 6 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (14.10%) SAN
2 34 (8.88%) Firewall
3 30 (7.83%) DNS
4 23 (6.01%) Internet
5 22 (5.74%) TCP/IP
6 16 (4.18%) HTTP
7 14 (3.66%) NAS
8 12 (3.13%) Network Security
9 11 (2.87%) LDAP
10 10 (2.61%) SSL
11 9 (2.35%) SMTP
11 9 (2.35%) WAN
12 7 (1.83%) LAN
13 5 (1.31%) OpenLDAP
14 4 (1.04%) VLAN
14 4 (1.04%) BGP
14 4 (1.04%) DHCP
14 4 (1.04%) VPN
15 3 (0.78%) MPLS
15 3 (0.78%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (19.58%) SQL Server
2 57 (14.88%) Oracle Database
3 40 (10.44%) Oracle Database 11g
4 20 (5.22%) Relational Database
4 20 (5.22%) MySQL
5 18 (4.70%) RDBMS
6 11 (2.87%) DB2
7 10 (2.61%) Oracle Database 10g
7 10 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (2.09%) Oracle Database 12c
9 7 (1.83%) Redis
9 7 (1.83%) Oracle Exadata
9 7 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (1.83%) BODI
10 4 (1.04%) InterSystems Cache
10 4 (1.04%) BusinessObjects XI
10 4 (1.04%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.04%) OLTP
10 4 (1.04%) Oracle9i Database
10 4 (1.04%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (4.18%) Git (software)
1 16 (4.18%) Eclipse
2 14 (3.66%) PhoneGap
2 14 (3.66%) Introscope
2 14 (3.66%) Xcode
3 11 (2.87%) Subversion
4 7 (1.83%) Cucumber
4 7 (1.83%) RSpec
5 5 (1.31%) TeamCity
5 5 (1.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (0.78%) Emacs
7 2 (0.52%) Maven
7 2 (0.52%) JIRA
7 2 (0.52%) TestNG
7 2 (0.52%) JUnit
7 2 (0.52%) ClearCase
7 2 (0.52%) Hudson
8 1 (0.26%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.26%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.26%) Toad
General
1 214 (55.87%) Finance
2 87 (22.72%) Banking
3 25 (6.53%) Telecoms
4 21 (5.48%) Investment Banking
5 19 (4.96%) Front Office
6 14 (3.66%) Marketing
6 14 (3.66%) Games
7 13 (3.39%) Advertising
7 13 (3.39%) Retail
8 12 (3.13%) Financial Institution
9 10 (2.61%) Back Office
10 6 (1.57%) General Ledger
11 5 (1.31%) Electronics
11 5 (1.31%) International Banking
12 4 (1.04%) Online Betting
12 4 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.78%) Military
14 2 (0.52%) Billing
14 2 (0.52%) Legal
15 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 54 (14.10%) Administrator
2 42 (10.97%) Applications Support
3 41 (10.70%) Developer
4 40 (10.44%) Systems Administrator
5 39 (10.18%) Architect
6 34 (8.88%) Analyst
7 28 (7.31%) UNIX Administrator
8 25 (6.53%) Junior
9 21 (5.48%) Support Analyst
10 20 (5.22%) UNIX Systems Administrator
11 19 (4.96%) Team Leader
11 19 (4.96%) DBA
12 17 (4.44%) C++ Developer
13 16 (4.18%) Oracle DBA
14 15 (3.92%) Consultant
14 15 (3.92%) Infrastructure Architect
15 14 (3.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 13 (3.39%) Operations Analyst
16 13 (3.39%) UNIX Engineer
16 13 (3.39%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (12.79%) XML
2 39 (10.18%) Web Services
3 25 (6.53%) HTML
4 23 (6.01%) Middleware
5 22 (5.74%) Spring
6 17 (4.44%) Oracle Fusion
7 16 (4.18%) XSLT
7 16 (4.18%) J2EE
8 15 (3.92%) LAMP
9 14 (3.66%) HTML5
9 14 (3.66%) XML Schema
10 9 (2.35%) .NET
10 9 (2.35%) WebSphere MQ
11 8 (2.09%) STL
12 7 (1.83%) REST
12 7 (1.83%) Sphinx
12 7 (1.83%) Haml
12 7 (1.83%) Sass
12 7 (1.83%) Servlets
12 7 (1.83%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 40 (10.44%) Clustering
2 29 (7.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 28 (7.31%) Computer Science
4 25 (6.53%) Hedge funds
5 19 (4.96%) Enterprise Software
5 19 (4.96%) Open Source
6 15 (3.92%) Mainframe
7 14 (3.66%) Social Media
8 12 (3.13%) Enterprise Storage
9 10 (2.61%) Derivative
9 10 (2.61%) Replication
9 10 (2.61%) Client/Server
10 9 (2.35%) STB
11 8 (2.09%) PKI
11 8 (2.09%) Management Information System
12 7 (1.83%) SWIFT
12 7 (1.83%) Statistics
12 7 (1.83%) CESG
13 6 (1.57%) Equities
14 4 (1.04%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 281 (73.37%) Linux
2 271 (70.76%) UNIX
3 160 (41.78%) Windows
4 80 (20.89%) AIX
5 46 (12.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 38 (9.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (6.53%) HPUX
8 23 (6.01%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (4.70%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (3.66%) Android
10 14 (3.66%) Fedora
11 10 (2.61%) Apple iOS
12 7 (1.83%) Oracle Linux
12 7 (1.83%) Debian
13 3 (0.78%) CentOS
14 2 (0.52%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.52%) SUSE
14 2 (0.52%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (14.62%) ITIL
2 30 (7.83%) Multithreading
3 27 (7.05%) SOA
4 24 (6.27%) Service Management
5 23 (6.01%) Low Latency
6 22 (5.74%) Risk Management
7 21 (5.48%) DevOps
8 20 (5.22%) OOD
8 20 (5.22%) OO
8 20 (5.22%) Load Balancing
9 19 (4.96%) Configuration Management
10 18 (4.70%) Migration
10 18 (4.70%) E-Commerce
11 17 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
11 17 (4.44%) Analytics
11 17 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
12 16 (4.18%) Change Control
13 15 (3.92%) OOA/OOD
13 15 (3.92%) Project Management
14 14 (3.66%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 109 (28.46%) Java
2 98 (25.59%) SQL
3 89 (23.24%) Perl
4 49 (12.79%) C
5 39 (10.18%) Python
6 36 (9.40%) C++
7 31 (8.09%) Shell Script
8 30 (7.83%) PL/SQL
9 26 (6.79%) JavaScript
10 25 (6.53%) C#
11 24 (6.27%) Bash Shell
12 20 (5.22%) Ruby
13 14 (3.66%) Objective-C
13 14 (3.66%) ActionScript
14 11 (2.87%) PHP
15 9 (2.35%) Korn
16 7 (1.83%) VB
16 7 (1.83%) PowerShell
17 4 (1.04%) Groovy
17 4 (1.04%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 29 (7.57%) Degree
2 16 (4.18%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.57%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.57%) DV Cleared
3 6 (1.57%) OCP
3 6 (1.57%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (0.78%) ISEB
4 3 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (0.78%) BC Cleared
5 2 (0.52%) CISM
5 2 (0.52%) RHCE
5 2 (0.52%) OCA
5 2 (0.52%) CISSP
5 2 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.52%) MCP
5 2 (0.52%) MCSE
6 1 (0.26%) PMP
6 1 (0.26%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.26%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.96%) SLA
2 14 (3.66%) ISO 9001
3 11 (2.87%) QA
4 8 (2.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (1.83%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 56 (14.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (7.83%) Active Directory
3 29 (7.57%) vSphere
4 26 (6.79%) Hyper-V
5 18 (4.70%) NFS
6 17 (4.44%) VMware ESX
7 11 (2.87%) Oracle RAC
8 8 (2.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 8 (2.09%) Oracle RMAN
9 6 (1.57%) XenApp
9 6 (1.57%) XenDesktop
10 5 (1.31%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 4 (1.04%) Squid
12 3 (0.78%) KVM
13 2 (0.52%) Xen
13 2 (0.52%) OpenSSH
13 2 (0.52%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 2 (0.52%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.52%) Samba
Systems Management
1 15 (3.92%) Puppet
2 12 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (2.61%) NetBackup
4 9 (2.35%) OpenView
4 9 (2.35%) SCOM
5 8 (2.09%) Data Guard
6 7 (1.83%) OpenSSO
6 7 (1.83%) Control-M
7 6 (1.57%) SCCM
7 6 (1.57%) Oracle Identity Management
8 5 (1.31%) BMC PATROL
8 5 (1.31%) Legato
9 4 (1.04%) Tivoli
9 4 (1.04%) CiscoWorks
10 3 (0.78%) SolarWinds Orion
10 3 (0.78%) Cacti
11 2 (0.52%) BladeLogic
11 2 (0.52%) Nagios
11 2 (0.52%) Unicenter
11 2 (0.52%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 147 (38.38%) Oracle
2 86 (22.45%) Red Hat
3 67 (17.49%) VMware
4 59 (15.40%) IBM
5 53 (13.84%) HP
6 42 (10.97%) Sun
7 38 (9.92%) EMC
7 38 (9.92%) Veritas
8 36 (9.40%) Microsoft
9 31 (8.09%) NetApp
10 22 (5.74%) Sybase
11 20 (5.22%) Citrix
12 19 (4.96%) JBoss
13 14 (3.66%) Splunk
13 14 (3.66%) Perforce
14 12 (3.13%) Cisco
15 11 (2.87%) Business Objects
15 11 (2.87%) Dell
16 10 (2.61%) Remedy
17 9 (2.35%) BMC
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + BENEFITS + BONUS
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Trading House Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + competitive banking benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + competitive banking benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 20% Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + competitive banking benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Xceed
Salary: Bon/Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + competitive banking benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Overtime + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago