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

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 224 245 187
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -58
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 41 78 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.65% 0.75% 1.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.38% 3.18% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 34 61 156
Median salary £72,500 £57,500 £61,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.08% -5.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,450 £42,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,750 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £46,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-1.07% +1.08%
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
1722 2453 3443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 27.12% 23.73% 26.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1564 2140 3048
Median salary £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £72,500
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 June 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 June 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 (87.34%) Linux
2 62 (78.48%) Unix
3 37 (46.84%) Java
4 35 (44.30%) Finance
5 27 (34.18%) Windows
6 22 (27.85%) SQL
7 18 (22.78%) C++
7 18 (22.78%) FIX Protocol
8 17 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (21.52%) Banking
9 16 (20.25%) VB
10 15 (18.99%) Shell Script
10 15 (18.99%) Electronic Trading
11 14 (17.72%) Firewall
12 13 (16.46%) Microsoft
12 13 (16.46%) Multithreading
13 12 (15.19%) SunGard
13 12 (15.19%) Oracle
14 11 (13.92%) OO
14 11 (13.92%) Sun
14 11 (13.92%) OOD
15 10 (12.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 10 (12.66%) Configuration Management
16 9 (11.39%) Red Hat
16 9 (11.39%) Python
16 9 (11.39%) Sybase
16 9 (11.39%) Perl
16 9 (11.39%) Build Automation
16 9 (11.39%) Oracle Database
16 9 (11.39%) Test Planning

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 7 (8.86%) Apache
2 4 (5.06%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.80%) GlassFish
3 3 (3.80%) IBM Notes
4 2 (2.53%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.27%) IIS
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Temenos T24
2 1 (1.27%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.27%) IaaS
1 1 (1.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.72%) Firewall
2 7 (8.86%) LAN
2 7 (8.86%) SAN
3 5 (6.33%) HTTP
4 4 (5.06%) Internet
4 4 (5.06%) WAN
5 3 (3.80%) Multicast
5 3 (3.80%) NAS
5 3 (3.80%) SSL
5 3 (3.80%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.53%) DNS
6 2 (2.53%) LDAP
7 1 (1.27%) FCoE
7 1 (1.27%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.27%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.39%) Oracle Database
2 6 (7.59%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (7.59%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.33%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (2.53%) Big Data
6 2 (2.53%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.53%) MySQL
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.27%) HBase
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.80%) JIRA
2 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.27%) Selenium
General
1 35 (44.30%) Finance
2 17 (21.52%) Banking
3 2 (2.53%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Back Office
4 1 (1.27%) Marketing
4 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (31.65%) Analyst
2 18 (22.78%) Support Analyst
3 12 (15.19%) FIX Analyst
3 12 (15.19%) FIX Support Analyst
4 9 (11.39%) Developer
4 9 (11.39%) Test Automation Engineer
4 9 (11.39%) Test Engineer
5 8 (10.13%) Administrator
6 7 (8.86%) Applications Support
6 7 (8.86%) C++ Developer
6 7 (8.86%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (8.86%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (7.59%) Linux Developer
7 6 (7.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (7.59%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) Senior Test Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 6 (7.59%) Unix Administrator
7 6 (7.59%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (7.59%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (22.78%) FIX Protocol
2 6 (7.59%) Middleware
3 4 (5.06%) HTML
3 4 (5.06%) Ultra Messaging
3 4 (5.06%) XML
4 3 (3.80%) .NET
4 3 (3.80%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 3 (3.80%) STL
4 3 (3.80%) Web Services
5 2 (2.53%) JMS
5 2 (2.53%) REST
5 2 (2.53%) SOAP
5 2 (2.53%) XSLT
6 1 (1.27%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.27%) CGI
6 1 (1.27%) CSS
6 1 (1.27%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (1.27%) Rendezvous
6 1 (1.27%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (8.86%) Hedge funds
3 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.06%) Replication
4 3 (3.80%) Derivative
4 3 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.80%) Fixed Income
4 3 (3.80%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.80%) Market Risk
4 3 (3.80%) PKI
4 3 (3.80%) STB
4 3 (3.80%) SWIFT
5 2 (2.53%) Clustering
5 2 (2.53%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.53%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.27%) Fintech
6 1 (1.27%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.27%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 69 (87.34%) Linux
2 62 (78.48%) Unix
3 27 (34.18%) Windows
4 8 (10.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (8.86%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.27%) AIX
6 1 (1.27%) Debian
6 1 (1.27%) SUSE
6 1 (1.27%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (18.99%) Electronic Trading
3 13 (16.46%) Multithreading
4 11 (13.92%) OO
4 11 (13.92%) OOD
5 10 (12.66%) Configuration Management
6 9 (11.39%) Build Automation
6 9 (11.39%) Test Automation
6 9 (11.39%) Test Planning
7 8 (10.13%) Integration Testing
7 8 (10.13%) Investment Management
7 8 (10.13%) ITIL
7 8 (10.13%) Test Strategy
7 8 (10.13%) Unit Testing
8 7 (8.86%) Low Latency
8 7 (8.86%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (5.06%) CRM
10 3 (3.80%) BCP
10 3 (3.80%) Change Management
10 3 (3.80%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 37 (46.84%) Java
2 22 (27.85%) SQL
3 18 (22.78%) C++
4 16 (20.25%) VB
5 15 (18.99%) Shell Script
6 9 (11.39%) Perl
6 9 (11.39%) Python
7 6 (7.59%) C
8 4 (5.06%) Bash Shell
8 4 (5.06%) C#
9 2 (2.53%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.53%) VB6
9 2 (2.53%) VBA
10 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.27%) Korn
10 1 (1.27%) PHP
10 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.27%) Degree
1 1 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (8.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.06%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.06%) NFS
3 3 (3.80%) Squid
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (2.53%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (2.53%) vSphere
5 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.27%) KVM
5 1 (1.27%) SRDF
5 1 (1.27%) vCloud
5 1 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (10.13%) Puppet
2 4 (5.06%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (2.53%) Data Guard
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.27%) Legato
4 1 (1.27%) Nagios
4 1 (1.27%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (16.46%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.19%) Oracle
2 12 (15.19%) SunGard
3 11 (13.92%) Sun
4 9 (11.39%) Red Hat
4 9 (11.39%) Sybase
5 7 (8.86%) VMware
6 5 (6.33%) NetApp
7 3 (3.80%) Bloomberg
7 3 (3.80%) Fundtech
7 3 (3.80%) Lotus
7 3 (3.80%) Reuters
7 3 (3.80%) Temenos
8 2 (2.53%) Akamai
8 2 (2.53%) Cisco
8 2 (2.53%) Citrix
8 2 (2.53%) Veritas
9 1 (1.27%) EMC
9 1 (1.27%) HP
9 1 (1.27%) IBM
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago