The table below looks at the statistics for Solaris skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 269 224 174
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -50
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 449 666 744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.01% 1.38% 1.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.76% 5.04% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 381 562 629
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,436 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £95,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,048 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -
Solaris
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Operating Systems Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11952 13226 12225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 26.97% 27.44% 27.55%
Number of salaries quoted 10280 11386 10377
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Solaris
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Solaris Jobs Demand Trend in London

Solaris
Salary Trend in London

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

Solaris Salary Trend in London

Solaris
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solaris across the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Solaris Salary Histogram in London

Solaris
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -33 104 £60,000 +4.34% 9
Croydon - 3 £44,000 -
Docklands, London -6 1 £85,000 +6.25%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £27,500 - 1
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 719 (79.45%) Linux
2 529 (58.45%) UNIX
3 508 (56.13%) Oracle
4 497 (54.92%) Finance
5 406 (44.86%) Windows
6 338 (37.35%) SQL
7 264 (29.17%) Java
8 248 (27.40%) SAN
9 227 (25.08%) Perl
10 226 (24.97%) Red Hat
11 215 (23.76%) Agile Software Development
12 206 (22.76%) Cisco
13 204 (22.54%) Banking
14 197 (21.77%) NAS
15 192 (21.22%) VMware
15 192 (21.22%) EMC
16 189 (20.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 188 (20.77%) NetApp
18 187 (20.66%) Middleware
18 187 (20.66%) IBM
19 176 (19.45%) Apache
20 174 (19.23%) SQL Server
21 170 (18.78%) NFS
22 168 (18.56%) WebSphere
23 160 (17.68%) Performance Tuning
24 158 (17.46%) LAN
25 153 (16.91%) Tomcat
26 150 (16.57%) WAN
26 150 (16.57%) VMware Infrastructure
27 137 (15.14%) Intel

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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
1 176 (19.45%) Apache
2 168 (18.56%) WebSphere
3 153 (16.91%) Tomcat
4 122 (13.48%) IIS
5 108 (11.93%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 106 (11.71%) Oracle Coherence
7 39 (4.31%) WebLogic
8 34 (3.76%) WebSphere Application Server
9 23 (2.54%) JBoss
10 21 (2.32%) GlassFish
11 20 (2.21%) MQSeries
12 17 (1.88%) Oracle Service Bus
13 16 (1.77%) CICS
14 10 (1.10%) OpenStack
15 8 (0.88%) IBM HTTP Server
15 8 (0.88%) SharePoint
15 8 (0.88%) WordPress
16 7 (0.77%) MS Exchange
17 5 (0.55%) Oracle Application Server
18 4 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 38 (4.20%) MS Excel
2 26 (2.87%) MS Office
3 23 (2.54%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 83 (9.17%) RMDS
2 13 (1.44%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (1.44%) Markit EDM
3 9 (0.99%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (0.77%) Oracle Financials
5 7 (0.77%) Oracle Payables
5 7 (0.77%) Oracle Receivables
5 7 (0.77%) Oracle Assets
6 5 (0.55%) HiPortfolio
7 4 (0.44%) thinkFolio
7 4 (0.44%) Oracle General Ledger
7 4 (0.44%) LatentZero
8 3 (0.33%) CSG Singleview
8 3 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Utilities
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.44%) SaaS
2 10 (1.10%) GitHub
3 8 (0.88%) Office 365
4 4 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.33%) Google Drive
6 2 (0.22%) Joyent
6 2 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.22%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.11%) IaaS
7 1 (0.11%) CodePlex
Communications & Networking
1 248 (27.40%) SAN
2 197 (21.77%) NAS
3 158 (17.46%) LAN
4 150 (16.57%) WAN
5 135 (14.92%) Multicast
6 134 (14.81%) HTTP
7 129 (14.25%) Fibre Channel
8 128 (14.14%) FCoE
9 94 (10.39%) TCP/IP
10 88 (9.72%) DNS
11 80 (8.84%) Firewall
12 53 (5.86%) iSCSI
13 42 (4.64%) Internet
13 42 (4.64%) LDAP
14 32 (3.54%) VPN
15 30 (3.31%) DHCP
16 28 (3.09%) OSPF
16 28 (3.09%) BGP
16 28 (3.09%) SSH
17 27 (2.98%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 136 (15.03%) Oracle Database
3 80 (8.84%) DB2
4 79 (8.73%) Oracle Database 11g
4 79 (8.73%) Hadoop
5 76 (8.40%) HBase
6 53 (5.86%) Oracle Exadata
7 50 (5.52%) MySQL
8 43 (4.75%) Relational Database
9 35 (3.87%) Data Warehouse
10 31 (3.43%) RDBMS
11 26 (2.87%) Oracle Database 10g
12 19 (2.10%) BusinessObjects
12 19 (2.10%) PostgreSQL
13 15 (1.66%) Informix
14 13 (1.44%) MongoDB
14 13 (1.44%) Oracle Database 12c
15 9 (0.99%) OLTP
16 8 (0.88%) SQLPlus
17 7 (0.77%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 41 (4.53%) Subversion
2 36 (3.98%) Jenkins
3 33 (3.65%) TeamCity
4 32 (3.54%) Git (software)
5 24 (2.65%) Maven
6 21 (2.32%) Team Foundation Server
7 19 (2.10%) JIRA
8 16 (1.77%) Ant
9 15 (1.66%) Hudson
10 12 (1.33%) Eclipse
10 12 (1.33%) FitNesse
11 10 (1.10%) CruiseControl
12 9 (0.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 8 (0.88%) Oracle APEX
14 6 (0.66%) Mercurial
15 5 (0.55%) Oracle Forms
15 5 (0.55%) Visual Studio
16 3 (0.33%) JUnit
16 3 (0.33%) ClearCase
16 3 (0.33%) Selenium
General
1 497 (54.92%) Finance
2 204 (22.54%) Banking
3 52 (5.75%) Investment Banking
4 42 (4.64%) Telecoms
5 34 (3.76%) Retail
6 24 (2.65%) Back Office
7 22 (2.43%) Front Office
8 19 (2.10%) Games
9 12 (1.33%) Advertising
10 11 (1.22%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.88%) Law
12 7 (0.77%) Marketing
13 6 (0.66%) Publishing
14 5 (0.55%) Private Banking
15 4 (0.44%) Billing
15 4 (0.44%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.33%) Local Government
16 3 (0.33%) Legal
16 3 (0.33%) Manufacturing
17 1 (0.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 184 (20.33%) Architect
2 148 (16.35%) Infrastructure Architect
3 117 (12.93%) Developer
3 117 (12.93%) Administrator
4 96 (10.61%) Solutions Architect
5 75 (8.29%) Systems Administrator
5 75 (8.29%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 63 (6.96%) Analyst
7 61 (6.74%) Applications Support
8 58 (6.41%) Lead Architect
9 55 (6.08%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 53 (5.86%) UNIX Engineer
11 41 (4.53%) UNIX Administrator
12 39 (4.31%) Support Analyst
13 38 (4.20%) Systems Engineer
13 38 (4.20%) C++ Developer
14 37 (4.09%) Consultant
15 36 (3.98%) Junior
15 36 (3.98%) Linux Administrator
16 32 (3.54%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (20.66%) Middleware
2 136 (15.03%) XML
3 116 (12.82%) HTML
4 83 (9.17%) XSLT
5 77 (8.51%) Rendezvous
5 77 (8.51%) Ultra Messaging
6 57 (6.30%) .NET
7 49 (5.41%) Oracle Fusion
8 33 (3.65%) J2EE
9 30 (3.31%) Web Services
10 29 (3.20%) JSON
11 25 (2.76%) Spring
12 21 (2.32%) WebSphere MQ
13 19 (2.10%) JMS
13 19 (2.10%) STL
14 18 (1.99%) CSS
15 16 (1.77%) ISPF
16 14 (1.55%) FIX Protocol
16 14 (1.55%) WebSphere Message Broker
17 13 (1.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 102 (11.27%) Data Centre
2 80 (8.84%) Computer Science
3 79 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
4 76 (8.40%) Mainframe
5 37 (4.09%) EMC VNX
6 36 (3.98%) Clustering
7 30 (3.31%) Hedge funds
8 26 (2.87%) CLARiiON
9 25 (2.76%) Enterprise Storage
10 24 (2.65%) Derivative
11 20 (2.21%) Equities
11 20 (2.21%) Management Information System
12 19 (2.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 18 (1.99%) Replication
13 18 (1.99%) PKI
14 16 (1.77%) Celerra
14 16 (1.77%) Fixed Income
15 15 (1.66%) Algorithms
15 15 (1.66%) PlayStation
16 14 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 719 (79.45%) Linux
2 529 (58.45%) UNIX
3 406 (44.86%) Windows
4 189 (20.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 133 (14.70%) AIX
6 32 (3.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 32 (3.54%) Oracle Linux
7 31 (3.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 31 (3.43%) HPUX
8 28 (3.09%) Ubuntu
9 25 (2.76%) Windows 8
10 22 (2.43%) zOS
11 20 (2.21%) CentOS
12 19 (2.10%) SUSE
13 18 (1.99%) Apple iOS
14 17 (1.88%) Android
14 17 (1.88%) Windows Server 2012
14 17 (1.88%) Debian
14 17 (1.88%) Fedora
15 16 (1.77%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (23.76%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (17.68%) Performance Tuning
3 128 (14.14%) Benchmarking
4 72 (7.96%) Continuous Integration
5 68 (7.51%) ITIL
6 66 (7.29%) Risk Management
7 65 (7.18%) DevOps
8 52 (5.75%) Load Balancing
9 49 (5.41%) Multithreading
10 48 (5.30%) OOD
11 47 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
12 45 (4.97%) Project Management
13 44 (4.86%) SDLC
14 43 (4.75%) Migration
15 37 (4.09%) Problem Management
16 35 (3.87%) Service Delivery
17 34 (3.76%) OO
18 31 (3.43%) PRINCE2
19 30 (3.31%) Service Management
19 30 (3.31%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 338 (37.35%) SQL
2 264 (29.17%) Java
3 227 (25.08%) Perl
4 127 (14.03%) Python
5 115 (12.71%) JavaScript
6 83 (9.17%) Bash Shell
7 82 (9.06%) PL/SQL
8 80 (8.84%) Shell Script
9 71 (7.85%) C++
10 55 (6.08%) PowerShell
11 39 (4.31%) PHP
12 38 (4.20%) Korn
13 31 (3.43%) Ruby
14 30 (3.31%) C#
15 21 (2.32%) C
16 19 (2.10%) Bourne shell
17 18 (1.99%) AWK
17 18 (1.99%) sed
18 16 (1.77%) JCL
19 15 (1.66%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 105 (11.60%) Degree
2 36 (3.98%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (3.09%) CCNP
4 25 (2.76%) PMP
4 25 (2.76%) PMI Certification
5 22 (2.43%) CCIP
6 20 (2.21%) CCIE
7 17 (1.88%) Security Cleared
8 11 (1.22%) SC Cleared
9 10 (1.10%) RHCSA
10 8 (0.88%) CCNA
10 8 (0.88%) CISSP
10 8 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (0.66%) MCSA
12 6 (0.66%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (0.55%) CISM
13 5 (0.55%) CCSP
13 5 (0.55%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (5.19%) QA
2 23 (2.54%) SLA
3 10 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.77%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.11%) CRD IV
System Software
1 170 (18.78%) NFS
2 150 (16.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 130 (14.36%) SRDF
4 100 (11.05%) Oracle RAC
5 75 (8.29%) Active Directory
6 71 (7.85%) Xen
7 66 (7.29%) KVM
8 63 (6.96%) Hyper-V
9 46 (5.08%) vSphere
10 24 (2.65%) Squid
11 23 (2.54%) VMware ESX
12 22 (2.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 10 (1.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 9 (0.99%) Samba
15 6 (0.66%) XenApp
16 5 (0.55%) XenServer
16 5 (0.55%) Veritas File System
16 5 (0.55%) Sendmail
17 4 (0.44%) EMC RecoverPoint
17 4 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 75 (8.29%) Puppet
2 47 (5.19%) Nagios
3 43 (4.75%) Opscode Chef
4 38 (4.20%) Oracle ZFS
5 34 (3.76%) Tivoli
6 22 (2.43%) SCCM
6 22 (2.43%) Cacti
7 21 (2.32%) Data Guard
8 20 (2.21%) OpenView
8 20 (2.21%) NetBackup
9 17 (1.88%) SolarWinds Orion
10 15 (1.66%) CFEngine
10 15 (1.66%) Ansible
11 14 (1.55%) Oracle RMAN
12 12 (1.33%) SCOM
13 11 (1.22%) Legato
13 11 (1.22%) BladeLogic
14 9 (0.99%) ITRS Geneos
14 9 (0.99%) EMC NetWorker
15 8 (0.88%) Opsview
Vendors
1 508 (56.13%) Oracle
2 226 (24.97%) Red Hat
3 206 (22.76%) Cisco
4 192 (21.22%) EMC
4 192 (21.22%) VMware
5 188 (20.77%) NetApp
6 187 (20.66%) IBM
7 137 (15.14%) Intel
8 117 (12.93%) Sybase
9 96 (10.61%) HP
10 95 (10.50%) Sun
11 81 (8.95%) Veritas
11 81 (8.95%) TIBCO
12 76 (8.40%) DataSynapse
13 66 (7.29%) Microsoft
14 32 (3.54%) F5
15 29 (3.20%) Juniper
16 21 (2.32%) SolarWinds
17 20 (2.21%) Citrix
18 17 (1.88%) Brocade
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
NTT Com Security
Salary: competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Salary and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Lewis Paige
Salary: £38,000 to £43,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
TFL
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Senior Enterprise Management Tools E
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
South East London
TFL
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Circa £55k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London (North Greenwich)
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: £0 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
South East London
TFL
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Circa £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London (North Greenwich)
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: Circa £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 15 days ago