The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 26 26 32
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 8 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 5.67% 5.95% 3.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.33% 17.74% 9.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 8
Average salary £80,000 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £47,500 £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £72,500 £60,250
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 Docklands, London region.

Operating Systems Category
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
60 62 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 42.55% 33.51% 39.84%
Number of salaries quoted 39 48 76
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £45,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Solaris
Salary Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solaris across the Docklands, London region.

Solaris Salary Trend in Docklands, London

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, 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 12 (92.31%) Linux
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 11 (84.62%) Banking
2 11 (84.62%) Java
3 10 (76.92%) 29West
3 10 (76.92%) Low Latency
3 10 (76.92%) RMDS
3 10 (76.92%) Front Office
3 10 (76.92%) Risk Management
3 10 (76.92%) Oracle
3 10 (76.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (15.38%) Sybase
4 2 (15.38%) UNIX
5 1 (7.69%) Windows
5 1 (7.69%) AIX
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 1 (7.69%) JBoss
5 1 (7.69%) Apache
5 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
5 1 (7.69%) DNS
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) Sun
5 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) EMC
5 1 (7.69%) SAN
5 1 (7.69%) Finance
5 1 (7.69%) Replication
5 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, 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 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 10 (76.92%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 11 (84.62%) Banking
2 10 (76.92%) Front Office
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
1 10 (76.92%) Java Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Sybase DBA
2 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
2 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (7.69%) DBA
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) UNIX
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Low Latency
1 10 (76.92%) Risk Management
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) Release Management
2 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 11 (84.62%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) 29West
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Sybase
3 1 (7.69%) JBoss
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Sun
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) EMC