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

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 206 181 163
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -18
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 40 118 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.67% 1.37% 1.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.79% 5.20% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 28 89 149
Median salary £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,850 £34,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,750 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -7.77%
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
1434 2268 3085
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.11% 26.31% 27.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1297 1956 2718
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 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £71,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 61 (75.31%) Linux
2 53 (65.43%) Unix
3 45 (55.56%) Windows
4 40 (49.38%) Finance
5 36 (44.44%) Java
6 33 (40.74%) Microsoft
7 28 (34.57%) SQL
8 24 (29.63%) Oracle
8 24 (29.63%) Shell Script
8 24 (29.63%) Electronic Trading
9 22 (27.16%) FIX Protocol
10 21 (25.93%) Firewall
10 21 (25.93%) VB
11 19 (23.46%) SunGard
12 17 (20.99%) SQL Server
12 17 (20.99%) C++
13 16 (19.75%) SQL Server 2008
13 16 (19.75%) SQL Server 2012
14 15 (18.52%) Sybase
15 14 (17.28%) Replication
15 14 (17.28%) Multithreading
15 14 (17.28%) Windows Server
16 13 (16.05%) Windows Server 2008
16 13 (16.05%) Windows Server 2012
16 13 (16.05%) SQL Server 2005
16 13 (16.05%) Windows Server 2003
17 12 (14.81%) Banking
18 11 (13.58%) OOD
18 11 (13.58%) OO
19 9 (11.11%) 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 (6.17%) Apache
2 4 (4.94%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.70%) IBM Notes
4 2 (2.47%) GlassFish
4 2 (2.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Temenos T24
2 2 (2.47%) Bloomberg TOMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (25.93%) Firewall
2 5 (6.17%) LAN
2 5 (6.17%) SAN
3 4 (4.94%) Multicast
3 4 (4.94%) SSL
4 3 (3.70%) DNS
4 3 (3.70%) HTTP
4 3 (3.70%) LDAP
5 2 (2.47%) Internet
5 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.47%) Unicast
5 2 (2.47%) WAN
6 1 (1.23%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.99%) SQL Server
2 16 (19.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 16 (19.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (16.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (6.17%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.70%) Big Data
5 3 (3.70%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (2.47%) MySQL
7 1 (1.23%) Data Mart
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Artifactory
1 1 (1.23%) Gerrit
1 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.23%) JIRA
1 1 (1.23%) SonarQube
General
1 40 (49.38%) Finance
2 12 (14.81%) Banking
3 3 (3.70%) Front Office
4 2 (2.47%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Back Office
5 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (27.16%) Analyst
2 21 (25.93%) Support Analyst
3 19 (23.46%) FIX Analyst
3 19 (23.46%) FIX Support Analyst
4 15 (18.52%) DBA
5 14 (17.28%) Developer
6 13 (16.05%) Oracle DBA
7 11 (13.58%) Sybase DBA
8 7 (8.64%) C++ Developer
8 7 (8.64%) Linux Developer
9 5 (6.17%) Applications Support
9 5 (6.17%) Middleware Developer
10 4 (4.94%) SQL DBA
10 4 (4.94%) Test Automation Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) Test Engineer
11 3 (3.70%) Administration Assistant
11 3 (3.70%) Electronic Trading C++ Developer
11 3 (3.70%) Electronic Trading Developer
11 3 (3.70%) IT Assistant
11 3 (3.70%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (27.16%) FIX Protocol
2 8 (9.88%) Middleware
3 6 (7.41%) JMS
3 6 (7.41%) REST
3 6 (7.41%) SOAP
3 6 (7.41%) Web Services
3 6 (7.41%) XSLT
4 4 (4.94%) IBM Integration Bus
4 4 (4.94%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (3.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 3 (3.70%) FpML
5 3 (3.70%) STL
5 3 (3.70%) Ultra Messaging
6 1 (1.23%) .NET
6 1 (1.23%) HTML
6 1 (1.23%) Murex MxML
6 1 (1.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.28%) Replication
2 9 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (8.64%) Hedge funds
4 4 (4.94%) Derivative
5 3 (3.70%) Fixed Income
5 3 (3.70%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.70%) Market Risk
5 3 (3.70%) STB
5 3 (3.70%) SWIFT
6 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.47%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.47%) PKI
7 1 (1.23%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 61 (75.31%) Linux
2 53 (65.43%) Unix
3 45 (55.56%) Windows
4 14 (17.28%) Windows Server
5 13 (16.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (16.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (16.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.70%) AIX
6 3 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.47%) SUSE
8 1 (1.23%) HPUX
8 1 (1.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (29.63%) Electronic Trading
2 14 (17.28%) Multithreading
3 11 (13.58%) OO
3 11 (13.58%) OOD
4 8 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (8.64%) Low Latency
6 5 (6.17%) Configuration Management
6 5 (6.17%) Migration
6 5 (6.17%) Unit Testing
7 4 (4.94%) Build Automation
7 4 (4.94%) Change Control
7 4 (4.94%) CRM
7 4 (4.94%) Integration Testing
7 4 (4.94%) Investment Management
7 4 (4.94%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (4.94%) Test Automation
7 4 (4.94%) Test Planning
7 4 (4.94%) Test Strategy
8 3 (3.70%) Market Making
8 3 (3.70%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 36 (44.44%) Java
2 28 (34.57%) SQL
3 24 (29.63%) Shell Script
4 21 (25.93%) VB
5 17 (20.99%) C++
6 7 (8.64%) Python
7 6 (7.41%) Bash Shell
7 6 (7.41%) C
7 6 (7.41%) C#
7 6 (7.41%) Perl
8 3 (3.70%) Korn
9 1 (1.23%) Ruby
9 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.94%) NFS
2 3 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.47%) Squid
4 1 (1.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.47%) Puppet
1 2 (2.47%) SCOM
2 1 (1.23%) Consul
2 1 (1.23%) Control-M
2 1 (1.23%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.23%) Nagios
2 1 (1.23%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 33 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 24 (29.63%) Oracle
3 19 (23.46%) SunGard
4 15 (18.52%) Sybase
5 7 (8.64%) Sun
6 5 (6.17%) Bloomberg
6 5 (6.17%) VMware
7 4 (4.94%) Veritas
8 3 (3.70%) Fundtech
8 3 (3.70%) Lotus
8 3 (3.70%) NetApp
8 3 (3.70%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.70%) Reuters
8 3 (3.70%) Temenos
9 2 (2.47%) Akamai
9 2 (2.47%) HP
9 2 (2.47%) ION Trading
10 1 (1.23%) Citrix
10 1 (1.23%) EMC
10 1 (1.23%) Murex
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