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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 238 230 208
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -22
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 507 598 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.18% 1.32% 1.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.21% 4.75% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 436 483 500
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £39,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £76,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
12032 12595 11712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 28.12% 27.72% 26.39%
Number of salaries quoted 10289 10631 10002
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -32 111 £55,000 -4.34% 19
Canary Wharf -13 5 £35,000 -55.12%
Docklands, London -2 2 £66,250 -33.75%
Ealing -6 2 £52,000 -20.00%
Surbiton - 2 £55,000 -
Croydon +10 1 £60,000 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £50,000 -
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 827 (79.37%) Linux
2 718 (68.91%) UNIX
3 521 (50.00%) Oracle
4 514 (49.33%) Finance
5 447 (42.90%) Windows
6 346 (33.21%) SQL
7 318 (30.52%) Perl
8 290 (27.83%) Java
9 286 (27.45%) Red Hat
10 285 (27.35%) SAN
11 262 (25.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 239 (22.94%) VMware
13 232 (22.26%) Banking
14 214 (20.54%) Cisco
15 207 (19.87%) EMC
16 200 (19.19%) VMware Infrastructure
17 190 (18.23%) SQL Server
18 188 (18.04%) NetApp
18 188 (18.04%) NAS
19 186 (17.85%) DNS
20 185 (17.75%) Tomcat
21 183 (17.56%) IBM
22 182 (17.47%) Apache
23 176 (16.89%) NFS
24 168 (16.12%) Middleware
25 163 (15.64%) TCP/IP
26 153 (14.68%) Python
27 150 (14.40%) WebSphere
28 149 (14.30%) AIX
29 147 (14.11%) LAN

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 185 (17.75%) Tomcat
2 182 (17.47%) Apache
3 150 (14.40%) WebSphere
4 89 (8.54%) IIS
5 75 (7.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 66 (6.33%) Oracle Coherence
7 54 (5.18%) WebSphere Application Server
7 54 (5.18%) WebLogic
8 47 (4.51%) GlassFish
9 37 (3.55%) JBoss
9 37 (3.55%) MS Exchange
10 34 (3.26%) Oracle Service Bus
11 26 (2.50%) MQSeries
12 22 (2.11%) IBM HTTP Server
13 21 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2007
14 16 (1.54%) CMS
15 15 (1.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 14 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2010
17 9 (0.86%) Oracle Workflow
18 8 (0.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 47 (4.51%) MS Office
2 29 (2.78%) MS Excel
3 17 (1.63%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.48%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 53 (5.09%) RMDS
2 8 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.38%) HiPortfolio
4 4 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.38%) Markit EDM
5 3 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle Utilities
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.096%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.096%) CSG Singleview
7 1 (0.096%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.096%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.096%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.15%) SaaS
2 10 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.58%) IaaS
4 5 (0.48%) GitHub
5 4 (0.38%) Office 365
5 4 (0.38%) Joyent
5 4 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.096%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.096%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 285 (27.35%) SAN
2 188 (18.04%) NAS
3 186 (17.85%) DNS
4 163 (15.64%) TCP/IP
5 147 (14.11%) LAN
6 144 (13.82%) HTTP
7 128 (12.28%) WAN
8 109 (10.46%) Multicast
9 104 (9.98%) Fibre Channel
10 96 (9.21%) FCoE
11 81 (7.77%) LDAP
12 80 (7.68%) Firewall
13 73 (7.01%) DHCP
14 64 (6.14%) FTP
15 58 (5.57%) Internet
16 48 (4.61%) VPN
17 41 (3.93%) iSCSI
18 31 (2.98%) SSH
19 29 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
20 22 (2.11%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (18.23%) SQL Server
2 124 (11.90%) Oracle Database
3 92 (8.83%) DB2
4 91 (8.73%) MySQL
5 68 (6.53%) Relational Database
6 63 (6.05%) Oracle Database 11g
7 57 (5.47%) RDBMS
8 53 (5.09%) Hadoop
9 48 (4.61%) HBase
10 47 (4.51%) Oracle Exadata
11 25 (2.40%) Oracle Reports
12 23 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
13 20 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
13 20 (1.92%) MongoDB
14 19 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
14 19 (1.82%) Oracle Database 12c
15 17 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
15 17 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
16 16 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
17 11 (1.06%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 47 (4.51%) Jenkins
2 41 (3.93%) Git (software)
3 27 (2.59%) Eclipse
4 20 (1.92%) TeamCity
5 18 (1.73%) Mercurial
6 17 (1.63%) Hudson
7 16 (1.54%) InstallShield
7 16 (1.54%) Maven
8 15 (1.44%) Subversion
8 15 (1.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 13 (1.25%) CruiseControl
10 10 (0.96%) JIRA
11 7 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
13 5 (0.48%) SoapUI
14 4 (0.38%) Gradle
14 4 (0.38%) Selenium
14 4 (0.38%) Firebug
14 4 (0.38%) Ant
14 4 (0.38%) Toad
General
1 514 (49.33%) Finance
2 232 (22.26%) Banking
3 82 (7.87%) Investment Banking
4 61 (5.85%) Telecoms
5 46 (4.41%) Retail
6 36 (3.45%) Marketing
7 25 (2.40%) Publishing
7 25 (2.40%) Front Office
8 19 (1.82%) Financial Institution
9 16 (1.54%) Back Office
10 15 (1.44%) Games
10 15 (1.44%) Advertising
11 10 (0.96%) Law
12 9 (0.86%) Manufacturing
13 7 (0.67%) Electronics
14 5 (0.48%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.38%) Legal
15 4 (0.38%) Aerospace
16 3 (0.29%) Military
17 2 (0.19%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 166 (15.93%) Architect
2 142 (13.63%) Administrator
3 139 (13.34%) Developer
4 138 (13.24%) Analyst
5 127 (12.19%) Infrastructure Architect
6 87 (8.35%) Systems Administrator
7 83 (7.97%) Support Analyst
7 83 (7.97%) UNIX Engineer
8 73 (7.01%) C++ Developer
9 70 (6.72%) Solutions Architect
10 65 (6.24%) UNIX Administrator
11 60 (5.76%) Applications Support
12 50 (4.80%) Storage Engineer
13 48 (4.61%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
13 48 (4.61%) Consultant
14 45 (4.32%) Support Engineer
15 44 (4.22%) Linux Administrator
15 44 (4.22%) Lead Architect
16 43 (4.13%) Systems Engineer
17 42 (4.03%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (16.12%) Middleware
2 102 (9.79%) XML
3 77 (7.39%) HTML
4 53 (5.09%) XSLT
5 49 (4.70%) Rendezvous
6 46 (4.41%) FIX Protocol
7 41 (3.93%) Spring
8 39 (3.74%) J2EE
9 34 (3.26%) Web Services
10 29 (2.78%) STL
10 29 (2.78%) Oracle Fusion
11 28 (2.69%) ActiveMQ
11 28 (2.69%) .NET
12 25 (2.40%) CSS
13 17 (1.63%) SOAP
14 16 (1.54%) JDBC
15 15 (1.44%) RESTful
16 14 (1.34%) WebSphere MQ
17 13 (1.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 11 (1.06%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 100 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
2 84 (8.06%) Computer Science
3 66 (6.33%) Clustering
4 50 (4.80%) Mainframe
5 44 (4.22%) Hedge funds
6 43 (4.13%) PKI
7 41 (3.93%) Enterprise Software
8 35 (3.36%) Equities
8 35 (3.36%) Replication
9 33 (3.17%) Open Source
10 30 (2.88%) Algorithms
11 29 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 24 (2.30%) CLARiiON
13 23 (2.21%) Management Information System
14 21 (2.02%) Derivative
14 21 (2.02%) Enterprise Storage
15 19 (1.82%) Fixed Income
16 17 (1.63%) Mobile App
17 16 (1.54%) Celerra
18 15 (1.44%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 827 (79.37%) Linux
2 718 (68.91%) UNIX
3 447 (42.90%) Windows
4 262 (25.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 149 (14.30%) AIX
6 59 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 47 (4.51%) HPUX
8 40 (3.84%) Windows XP
8 40 (3.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 31 (2.98%) Ubuntu
10 28 (2.69%) SUSE
11 24 (2.30%) Windows 8
12 23 (2.21%) Apple iOS
13 22 (2.11%) Oracle Linux
14 21 (2.02%) Android
14 21 (2.02%) Windows NT
14 21 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
15 19 (1.82%) Windows 7
16 17 (1.63%) Debian
17 15 (1.44%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (14.01%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (12.48%) ITIL
3 123 (11.80%) Performance Tuning
4 98 (9.40%) Benchmarking
5 82 (7.87%) Release Management
6 80 (7.68%) Load Balancing
7 73 (7.01%) Multithreading
8 67 (6.43%) DevOps
9 65 (6.24%) Continuous Integration
10 64 (6.14%) Capacity Planning
11 57 (5.47%) Problem Management
12 52 (4.99%) Low Latency
13 50 (4.80%) Risk Management
14 49 (4.70%) Project Management
15 47 (4.51%) Service Management
16 44 (4.22%) Mentoring
17 43 (4.13%) OO
18 41 (3.93%) Migration
18 41 (3.93%) Disaster Recovery
19 40 (3.84%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 346 (33.21%) SQL
2 318 (30.52%) Perl
3 290 (27.83%) Java
4 153 (14.68%) Python
5 138 (13.24%) Shell Script
6 134 (12.86%) C++
7 115 (11.04%) Bash Shell
8 90 (8.64%) JavaScript
9 75 (7.20%) PL/SQL
10 43 (4.13%) C#
11 38 (3.65%) Bourne shell
12 36 (3.45%) Ruby
12 36 (3.45%) PHP
13 32 (3.07%) Korn
14 31 (2.98%) Objective-C
14 31 (2.98%) T-SQL
15 27 (2.59%) PowerShell
16 24 (2.30%) C
17 8 (0.77%) Scala
17 8 (0.77%) AWK
Qualifications
1 136 (13.05%) Degree
2 28 (2.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (2.21%) MCITP
5 21 (2.02%) RHCSA
5 21 (2.02%) CCNP
6 20 (1.92%) RHCE
7 19 (1.82%) Security Cleared
8 18 (1.73%) CCIP
8 18 (1.73%) CCIE
9 16 (1.54%) SC Cleared
10 15 (1.44%) MCDST
10 15 (1.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 14 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
11 14 (1.34%) PMP
11 14 (1.34%) PMI Certification
11 14 (1.34%) CISSP
12 13 (1.25%) MCSE
12 13 (1.25%) NCDA
13 12 (1.15%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (7.39%) QA
2 45 (4.32%) SLA
3 11 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (0.67%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.48%) COBIT
7 1 (0.096%) CRD IV
System Software
1 200 (19.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 176 (16.89%) NFS
3 96 (9.21%) Oracle RAC
3 96 (9.21%) SRDF
4 86 (8.25%) vSphere
5 80 (7.68%) Active Directory
6 51 (4.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 48 (4.61%) KVM
8 47 (4.51%) Squid
9 43 (4.13%) Hyper-V
10 37 (3.55%) Xen
11 35 (3.36%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 30 (2.88%) VMware ESX
13 23 (2.21%) XenApp
14 14 (1.34%) Veritas File System
15 13 (1.25%) Firmware
16 11 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
17 10 (0.96%) Varnish
18 9 (0.86%) Oracle Clusterware
18 9 (0.86%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 103 (9.88%) Puppet
2 76 (7.29%) Nagios
3 58 (5.57%) NetBackup
4 54 (5.18%) Opscode Chef
5 34 (3.26%) Legato
6 25 (2.40%) Data Guard
7 24 (2.30%) Tivoli
8 21 (2.02%) OpenView
8 21 (2.02%) Oracle RMAN
9 19 (1.82%) Cacti
9 19 (1.82%) yum
10 18 (1.73%) SCOM
10 18 (1.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 17 (1.63%) ZABBIX
12 16 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
13 14 (1.34%) SolarWinds Orion
14 12 (1.15%) BMC PATROL
15 10 (0.96%) Backup Exec
15 10 (0.96%) EMC NetWorker
15 10 (0.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 521 (50.00%) Oracle
2 286 (27.45%) Red Hat
3 239 (22.94%) VMware
4 214 (20.54%) Cisco
5 207 (19.87%) EMC
6 188 (18.04%) NetApp
7 183 (17.56%) IBM
8 134 (12.86%) HP
9 128 (12.28%) Veritas
10 127 (12.19%) Microsoft
11 124 (11.90%) Sun
12 121 (11.61%) Sybase
13 96 (9.21%) Intel
14 57 (5.47%) Brocade
15 54 (5.18%) TIBCO
16 49 (4.70%) 29West
17 48 (4.61%) DataSynapse
18 39 (3.74%) NYFIX
19 38 (3.65%) CA
19 38 (3.65%) Citrix
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £75,000 to £86,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £75000 - £105000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 75,000 to 100,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £75,000 to £86,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £60k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago