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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 156 151 139
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 196 183 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.61% 1.53% 1.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.01% 5.49% 6.83%
Number of salaries quoted 160 167 207
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Operating Systems Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3260 3331 3355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.80% 27.80% 25.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2852 2979 3108
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 22 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 22 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.

1 269 (72.70%) Linux
2 264 (71.35%) UNIX
3 207 (55.95%) Finance
4 149 (40.27%) Windows
5 135 (36.49%) Oracle
6 106 (28.65%) Java
7 95 (25.68%) SQL
8 89 (24.05%) Perl
9 87 (23.51%) Banking
10 85 (22.97%) Red Hat
11 69 (18.65%) AIX
12 60 (16.22%) SQL Server
13 57 (15.41%) VMware
14 56 (15.14%) Oracle Database
15 53 (14.32%) ITIL
16 52 (14.05%) XML
17 51 (13.78%) C
17 51 (13.78%) HP
18 50 (13.51%) IBM
19 49 (13.24%) VMware Infrastructure
20 48 (12.97%) SAN
21 46 (12.43%) Tomcat
21 46 (12.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 43 (11.62%) Sun
23 40 (10.81%) Apache
24 39 (10.54%) Web Services
25 38 (10.27%) Oracle Database 11g
26 37 (10.00%) Python
26 37 (10.00%) Veritas
26 37 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 46 (12.43%) Tomcat
2 40 (10.81%) Apache
3 13 (3.51%) IIS
4 12 (3.24%) WebSphere
5 11 (2.97%) GlassFish
6 10 (2.70%) WebLogic
7 7 (1.89%) Oracle Coherence
7 7 (1.89%) nginx
8 6 (1.62%) Oracle Application Server
8 6 (1.62%) MQSeries
9 5 (1.35%) Oracle Service Bus
10 4 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (1.08%) MS Exchange
10 4 (1.08%) SAS
10 4 (1.08%) WebLogic Portal
11 3 (0.81%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.81%) AquaLogic Service Bus
12 2 (0.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 2 (0.54%) WebLogic Integration
12 2 (0.54%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.81%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (2.97%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (2.70%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (2.43%) Oracle General Ledger
4 8 (2.16%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (1.89%) Oracle BPM
5 7 (1.89%) Google Analytics
6 6 (1.62%) Oracle 11i
7 4 (1.08%) RMDS
8 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.27%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.16%) GitHub
3 6 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (12.97%) SAN
2 32 (8.65%) Firewall
3 31 (8.38%) DNS
4 23 (6.22%) TCP/IP
5 19 (5.14%) Internet
6 16 (4.32%) HTTP
7 15 (4.05%) NAS
8 11 (2.97%) Network Security
8 11 (2.97%) LDAP
9 10 (2.70%) SSL
10 9 (2.43%) SMTP
11 8 (2.16%) WAN
12 6 (1.62%) LAN
13 5 (1.35%) DHCP
13 5 (1.35%) OpenLDAP
14 4 (1.08%) VLAN
14 4 (1.08%) VPN
15 3 (0.81%) MPLS
15 3 (0.81%) BGP
15 3 (0.81%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 56 (15.14%) Oracle Database
3 38 (10.27%) Oracle Database 11g
4 20 (5.41%) MySQL
5 19 (5.14%) Relational Database
6 18 (4.86%) RDBMS
7 10 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
7 10 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (2.16%) Oracle Database 12c
8 8 (2.16%) Oracle Exadata
9 7 (1.89%) Redis
9 7 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (1.89%) BODI
10 5 (1.35%) BusinessObjects XI
11 4 (1.08%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.08%) InterSystems Cache
11 4 (1.08%) Oracle9i Database
11 4 (1.08%) OLTP
11 4 (1.08%) Big Data
12 3 (0.81%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 18 (4.86%) Eclipse
2 16 (4.32%) Introscope
2 16 (4.32%) Xcode
2 16 (4.32%) PhoneGap
3 15 (4.05%) Git (software)
4 8 (2.16%) Subversion
5 7 (1.89%) RSpec
5 7 (1.89%) Cucumber
6 5 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (0.81%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.81%) Emacs
8 2 (0.54%) TestNG
8 2 (0.54%) JUnit
8 2 (0.54%) ClearCase
8 2 (0.54%) Hudson
8 2 (0.54%) Maven
8 2 (0.54%) JIRA
9 1 (0.27%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.27%) Toad
9 1 (0.27%) ClearQuest
General
1 207 (55.95%) Finance
2 87 (23.51%) Banking
3 21 (5.68%) Investment Banking
4 20 (5.41%) Front Office
5 16 (4.32%) Telecoms
5 16 (4.32%) Games
6 15 (4.05%) Marketing
7 14 (3.78%) Advertising
8 13 (3.51%) Retail
9 12 (3.24%) Financial Institution
10 10 (2.70%) Back Office
11 6 (1.62%) General Ledger
12 5 (1.35%) International Banking
12 5 (1.35%) Electronics
13 4 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (1.08%) Online Betting
14 3 (0.81%) Military
15 2 (0.54%) Legal
15 2 (0.54%) Billing
16 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 52 (14.05%) Administrator
2 43 (11.62%) Applications Support
3 40 (10.81%) Architect
3 40 (10.81%) Developer
3 40 (10.81%) Systems Administrator
4 36 (9.73%) Analyst
5 28 (7.57%) UNIX Administrator
6 24 (6.49%) Junior
7 23 (6.22%) Support Analyst
8 20 (5.41%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 18 (4.86%) DBA
10 17 (4.59%) Consultant
10 17 (4.59%) Infrastructure Architect
11 16 (4.32%) C++ Developer
12 15 (4.05%) Oracle DBA
12 15 (4.05%) Team Leader
13 14 (3.78%) Applications Support Analyst
14 13 (3.51%) Operations Analyst
15 12 (3.24%) Security Architect
15 12 (3.24%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (14.05%) XML
2 39 (10.54%) Web Services
3 26 (7.03%) HTML
4 24 (6.49%) Middleware
4 24 (6.49%) Spring
5 18 (4.86%) J2EE
5 18 (4.86%) Oracle Fusion
6 16 (4.32%) HTML5
6 16 (4.32%) XSLT
7 15 (4.05%) LAMP
8 14 (3.78%) XML Schema
9 9 (2.43%) WebSphere MQ
10 7 (1.89%) Ruby on Rails
10 7 (1.89%) JSON
10 7 (1.89%) Servlets
10 7 (1.89%) STL
10 7 (1.89%) Haml
10 7 (1.89%) Sphinx
10 7 (1.89%) REST
10 7 (1.89%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.38%) Clustering
2 28 (7.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 27 (7.30%) Computer Science
4 24 (6.49%) Hedge funds
5 21 (5.68%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (4.86%) Open Source
7 16 (4.32%) Social Media
8 15 (4.05%) Mainframe
9 13 (3.51%) Derivative
9 13 (3.51%) Enterprise Storage
10 10 (2.70%) Replication
10 10 (2.70%) Client/Server
11 9 (2.43%) STB
11 9 (2.43%) Management Information System
12 7 (1.89%) Equities
12 7 (1.89%) CESG
12 7 (1.89%) PKI
12 7 (1.89%) SWIFT
12 7 (1.89%) Statistics
13 5 (1.35%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 269 (72.70%) Linux
2 264 (71.35%) UNIX
3 149 (40.27%) Windows
4 69 (18.65%) AIX
5 46 (12.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 37 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (6.76%) HPUX
8 20 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (4.32%) Android
10 14 (3.78%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (3.78%) Fedora
11 10 (2.70%) Apple iOS
12 8 (2.16%) Oracle Linux
13 7 (1.89%) Debian
14 3 (0.81%) CentOS
15 2 (0.54%) SUSE
16 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (14.32%) ITIL
2 29 (7.84%) SOA
2 29 (7.84%) Multithreading
3 24 (6.49%) Service Management
4 23 (6.22%) Risk Management
5 22 (5.95%) Low Latency
6 21 (5.68%) DevOps
7 20 (5.41%) Load Balancing
8 19 (5.14%) Migration
8 19 (5.14%) OOD
8 19 (5.14%) Configuration Management
8 19 (5.14%) OO
9 17 (4.59%) Performance Tuning
10 16 (4.32%) Analytics
10 16 (4.32%) E-Commerce
10 16 (4.32%) EAI
11 15 (4.05%) OOA/OOD
12 14 (3.78%) B2B
13 13 (3.51%) Disaster Recovery
13 13 (3.51%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 106 (28.65%) Java
2 95 (25.68%) SQL
3 89 (24.05%) Perl
4 51 (13.78%) C
5 37 (10.00%) Python
6 36 (9.73%) C++
7 31 (8.38%) Shell Script
8 27 (7.30%) PL/SQL
8 27 (7.30%) JavaScript
9 26 (7.03%) C#
10 24 (6.49%) Bash Shell
11 20 (5.41%) Ruby
12 16 (4.32%) Objective-C
12 16 (4.32%) ActionScript
13 12 (3.24%) PHP
14 10 (2.70%) Korn
15 8 (2.16%) PowerShell
16 5 (1.35%) VB
17 4 (1.08%) Groovy
17 4 (1.08%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 30 (8.11%) Degree
2 16 (4.32%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.62%) DV Cleared
3 6 (1.62%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.62%) OCP
3 6 (1.62%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (0.81%) ISEB
4 3 (0.81%) BC Cleared
5 2 (0.54%) CISM
5 2 (0.54%) CISSP
5 2 (0.54%) OCA
5 2 (0.54%) RHCE
6 1 (0.27%) PMP
6 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.27%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.14%) SLA
2 17 (4.59%) ISO 9001
3 9 (2.43%) QA
4 8 (2.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (1.62%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 49 (13.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (8.11%) Active Directory
3 29 (7.84%) vSphere
4 24 (6.49%) Hyper-V
5 18 (4.86%) NFS
6 16 (4.32%) VMware ESX
7 11 (2.97%) Oracle RAC
8 8 (2.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 8 (2.16%) Oracle RMAN
9 6 (1.62%) XenApp
9 6 (1.62%) XenDesktop
10 5 (1.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 4 (1.08%) Squid
12 3 (0.81%) KVM
13 2 (0.54%) RHEV
13 2 (0.54%) Xen
13 2 (0.54%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.54%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 2 (0.54%) Samba
13 2 (0.54%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 15 (4.05%) Puppet
2 12 (3.24%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (2.70%) NetBackup
4 9 (2.43%) SCOM
4 9 (2.43%) OpenView
5 8 (2.16%) Data Guard
6 7 (1.89%) OpenSSO
7 6 (1.62%) Oracle Identity Management
7 6 (1.62%) SCCM
7 6 (1.62%) Control-M
8 5 (1.35%) BMC PATROL
8 5 (1.35%) Legato
9 4 (1.08%) Tivoli
9 4 (1.08%) CiscoWorks
10 3 (0.81%) Cacti
10 3 (0.81%) SolarWinds Orion
11 2 (0.54%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.54%) BladeLogic
11 2 (0.54%) Unicenter
11 2 (0.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 135 (36.49%) Oracle
2 85 (22.97%) Red Hat
3 57 (15.41%) VMware
4 51 (13.78%) HP
5 50 (13.51%) IBM
6 43 (11.62%) Sun
7 37 (10.00%) Veritas
8 34 (9.19%) EMC
9 25 (6.76%) Microsoft
10 22 (5.95%) Sybase
10 22 (5.95%) NetApp
11 19 (5.14%) JBoss
12 16 (4.32%) Citrix
12 16 (4.32%) Splunk
12 16 (4.32%) Perforce
13 12 (3.24%) Business Objects
13 12 (3.24%) Cisco
14 10 (2.70%) Dell
15 9 (2.43%) Remedy
15 9 (2.43%) Microgen
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Xceed
Salary: Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Xceed
Salary: Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Xceed
Salary: Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Comptetive + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + competitive banking benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Overtime + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Pension, Car, Allowance, Bonus, Holidays
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
HSBC
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: 20 days ago
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Fidessa
Salary: Competitive + Great Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago