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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 237 211 175
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -36
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 522 656 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.18% 1.44% 1.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.16% 5.18% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 413 570 649
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
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
12539 12670 13675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 28.31% 27.91% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10759 10697 11929
Average salary £47,500 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +30 146 £60,000 +9.09% 18
Surbiton +3 10 £55,000 -
Wimbledon - 5 £65,000 -
Greenwich - 4 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £47,500 -
Ealing +8 1 - -
Croydon -1 1 £45,000 -14.28%
Greenford - 1 - -
Bromley - 1 £42,500 -
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 891 (80.34%) Linux
2 750 (67.63%) UNIX
3 499 (45.00%) Oracle
4 490 (44.18%) Finance
5 464 (41.84%) Windows
6 345 (31.11%) SQL
7 322 (29.04%) Perl
8 310 (27.95%) Java
9 254 (22.90%) VMware
10 247 (22.27%) Red Hat
11 243 (21.91%) SAN
12 242 (21.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 242 (21.82%) Banking
13 230 (20.74%) AIX
14 229 (20.65%) SQL Server
15 227 (20.47%) DNS
16 216 (19.48%) VMware Infrastructure
17 207 (18.67%) TCP/IP
17 207 (18.67%) Python
18 201 (18.12%) IBM
19 194 (17.49%) Microsoft
20 184 (16.59%) Apache
21 181 (16.32%) Tomcat
22 174 (15.69%) EMC
22 174 (15.69%) NetApp
22 174 (15.69%) NFS
23 157 (14.16%) Cisco
24 156 (14.07%) Shell Script
25 144 (12.98%) C++
26 135 (12.17%) HP

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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
1 184 (16.59%) Apache
2 181 (16.32%) Tomcat
3 115 (10.37%) WebSphere
4 87 (7.84%) WebLogic
5 62 (5.59%) IIS
6 44 (3.97%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 43 (3.88%) JBoss
8 42 (3.79%) Oracle Service Bus
9 41 (3.70%) MS Exchange
10 34 (3.07%) WebSphere Application Server
11 29 (2.61%) MQSeries
12 28 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2007
13 27 (2.43%) GlassFish
13 27 (2.43%) nginx
14 25 (2.25%) CMS
15 21 (1.89%) Oracle Coherence
16 18 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2010
17 17 (1.53%) SharePoint
18 15 (1.35%) IBM HTTP Server
18 15 (1.35%) Node.js
Applications
1 46 (4.15%) MS Office
2 38 (3.43%) MS Excel
3 31 (2.80%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.27%) MS Project
5 1 (0.090%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.090%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 25 (2.25%) RMDS
2 20 (1.80%) Oracle Applications
3 19 (1.71%) Oracle EBS
4 18 (1.62%) Oracle EBS R12
5 16 (1.44%) Oracle 11i
6 13 (1.17%) Google Analytics
7 8 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
8 6 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
10 2 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
10 2 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
10 2 (0.18%) Oracle Assets
11 1 (0.090%) Remedy ITSM
11 1 (0.090%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 26 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (1.53%) Joyent
3 14 (1.26%) IaaS
4 13 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.81%) GitHub
6 8 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.27%) SaaS
7 3 (0.27%) PaaS
7 3 (0.27%) Heroku
8 2 (0.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 243 (21.91%) SAN
2 227 (20.47%) DNS
3 207 (18.67%) TCP/IP
4 129 (11.63%) NAS
5 126 (11.36%) Firewall
6 115 (10.37%) LDAP
7 100 (9.02%) LAN
8 92 (8.30%) HTTP
9 91 (8.21%) WAN
10 76 (6.85%) Multicast
11 72 (6.49%) Fibre Channel
12 68 (6.13%) VPN
13 63 (5.68%) FTP
14 62 (5.59%) DHCP
15 52 (4.69%) Internet
16 51 (4.60%) FCoE
17 46 (4.15%) iSCSI
18 43 (3.88%) SSH
19 35 (3.16%) Network Security
20 32 (2.89%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 229 (20.65%) SQL Server
2 126 (11.36%) Oracle Database
3 114 (10.28%) MySQL
4 89 (8.03%) DB2
5 77 (6.94%) Oracle Database 11g
6 68 (6.13%) Relational Database
7 50 (4.51%) Hadoop
8 46 (4.15%) RDBMS
9 35 (3.16%) Oracle Exadata
10 32 (2.89%) Oracle Database 10g
11 31 (2.80%) MongoDB
12 29 (2.61%) Oracle Reports
13 23 (2.07%) Redis
14 22 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
15 20 (1.80%) HBase
15 20 (1.80%) Oracle Database 12c
16 19 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
17 18 (1.62%) Oracle Discoverer
17 18 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
18 17 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 60 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 44 (3.97%) Jenkins
3 38 (3.43%) Eclipse
4 31 (2.80%) Subversion
5 17 (1.53%) TeamCity
5 17 (1.53%) Emacs
5 17 (1.53%) Hudson
6 15 (1.35%) Maven
6 15 (1.35%) InstallShield
7 14 (1.26%) Cucumber
8 13 (1.17%) Mercurial
8 13 (1.17%) RSpec
9 12 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (0.99%) ClearCase
11 10 (0.90%) Firebug
12 9 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 9 (0.81%) JIRA
12 9 (0.81%) Visual Studio
13 5 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
14 4 (0.36%) JUnit
General
1 490 (44.18%) Finance
2 242 (21.82%) Banking
3 96 (8.66%) Telecoms
4 85 (7.66%) Investment Banking
5 44 (3.97%) Front Office
6 33 (2.98%) Retail
7 29 (2.61%) Marketing
8 26 (2.34%) Publishing
9 22 (1.98%) Back Office
10 21 (1.89%) Financial Institution
11 14 (1.26%) Law
12 13 (1.17%) Advertising
13 10 (0.90%) Manufacturing
13 10 (0.90%) Games
14 6 (0.54%) Electronics
15 5 (0.45%) Legal
16 3 (0.27%) Military
17 1 (0.090%) Multimedia
17 1 (0.090%) Local Government
17 1 (0.090%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 184 (16.59%) Analyst
2 155 (13.98%) Administrator
3 149 (13.44%) Developer
4 107 (9.65%) Architect
5 96 (8.66%) Support Analyst
6 88 (7.94%) Systems Administrator
7 86 (7.75%) UNIX Engineer
8 76 (6.85%) Applications Support
9 75 (6.76%) C++ Developer
10 74 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
11 66 (5.95%) Linux Administrator
12 53 (4.78%) Applications Support Analyst
13 52 (4.69%) Systems Engineer
13 52 (4.69%) Storage Engineer
14 51 (4.60%) DBA
14 51 (4.60%) UNIX Administrator
15 49 (4.42%) Team Leader
15 49 (4.42%) Solutions Architect
15 49 (4.42%) Linux Engineer
16 46 (4.15%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (10.64%) Middleware
2 80 (7.21%) XML
3 62 (5.59%) HTML
4 61 (5.50%) Web Services
5 48 (4.33%) Spring
6 43 (3.88%) .NET
7 40 (3.61%) Oracle Fusion
8 39 (3.52%) FIX Protocol
9 38 (3.43%) J2EE
10 35 (3.16%) WebSphere MQ
11 34 (3.07%) CSS
12 31 (2.80%) STL
13 29 (2.61%) XSLT
14 20 (1.80%) Rendezvous
14 20 (1.80%) ActiveMQ
14 20 (1.80%) JSON
15 19 (1.71%) RESTful
16 18 (1.62%) SOAP
17 17 (1.53%) LAMP
18 15 (1.35%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 102 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
2 93 (8.39%) Clustering
3 73 (6.58%) Hedge funds
4 65 (5.86%) Computer Science
5 56 (5.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 45 (4.06%) Derivative
7 38 (3.43%) Open Source
8 34 (3.07%) Algorithms
9 33 (2.98%) PKI
9 33 (2.98%) Equities
10 32 (2.89%) Replication
11 28 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
12 26 (2.34%) Fixed Income
13 24 (2.16%) LPAR
13 24 (2.16%) DLPAR
14 23 (2.07%) Management Information System
15 21 (1.89%) Enterprise Storage
16 18 (1.62%) Mobile App
17 17 (1.53%) Digital Media
18 15 (1.35%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 891 (80.34%) Linux
2 750 (67.63%) UNIX
3 464 (41.84%) Windows
4 242 (21.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 230 (20.74%) AIX
6 73 (6.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 57 (5.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 50 (4.51%) Ubuntu
9 48 (4.33%) HPUX
10 30 (2.71%) SUSE
11 26 (2.34%) Windows XP
11 26 (2.34%) Windows Server 2003
12 21 (1.89%) Windows 7
13 17 (1.53%) Windows NT
13 17 (1.53%) Debian
14 16 (1.44%) Mac OS X
15 15 (1.35%) Windows 8
16 14 (1.26%) Apple iOS
16 14 (1.26%) zOS
17 13 (1.17%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (11.72%) ITIL
2 117 (10.55%) Performance Tuning
3 99 (8.93%) Project Management
4 92 (8.30%) Agile Software Development
5 74 (6.67%) Benchmarking
5 74 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 73 (6.58%) Multithreading
7 71 (6.40%) Release Management
8 70 (6.31%) Programme Management
9 68 (6.13%) Load Balancing
9 68 (6.13%) Capacity Planning
10 65 (5.86%) OO
11 58 (5.23%) Configuration Management
11 58 (5.23%) Low Latency
12 47 (4.24%) DevOps
13 43 (3.88%) Mentoring
14 40 (3.61%) Business Intelligence
15 39 (3.52%) OOD
15 39 (3.52%) SOA
16 38 (3.43%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 345 (31.11%) SQL
2 322 (29.04%) Perl
3 310 (27.95%) Java
4 207 (18.67%) Python
5 156 (14.07%) Shell Script
6 144 (12.98%) C++
7 128 (11.54%) Bash Shell
8 95 (8.57%) Ruby
9 73 (6.58%) JavaScript
10 70 (6.31%) PHP
11 63 (5.68%) PL/SQL
12 49 (4.42%) C#
13 44 (3.97%) Korn
14 38 (3.43%) T-SQL
15 37 (3.34%) C
16 21 (1.89%) Objective-C
17 17 (1.53%) Bourne shell
18 15 (1.35%) Groovy
19 11 (0.99%) VB
20 10 (0.90%) AWK
Qualifications
1 121 (10.91%) Degree
2 39 (3.52%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 26 (2.34%) MCITP
5 25 (2.25%) RHCE
6 22 (1.98%) RHCSA
7 21 (1.89%) CCNP
8 20 (1.80%) CISSP
9 17 (1.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 15 (1.35%) CCIE
11 14 (1.26%) MCSE
12 13 (1.17%) Security Cleared
13 12 (1.08%) JNCIE
13 12 (1.08%) OCP
13 12 (1.08%) Oracle Certification
13 12 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
14 11 (0.99%) PMP
14 11 (0.99%) PMI Certification
14 11 (0.99%) A+ Certification
14 11 (0.99%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (4.06%) QA
2 40 (3.61%) SLA
3 15 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (1.35%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.90%) COBIT
5 9 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 216 (19.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 174 (15.69%) NFS
3 89 (8.03%) vSphere
4 69 (6.22%) Active Directory
5 61 (5.50%) Oracle RAC
6 51 (4.60%) SRDF
7 39 (3.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 34 (3.07%) Hyper-V
8 34 (3.07%) KVM
9 32 (2.89%) VMware ESX
10 30 (2.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 30 (2.71%) XenApp
11 28 (2.52%) Squid
12 26 (2.34%) Oracle RMAN
13 23 (2.07%) Firmware
13 23 (2.07%) Xen
14 16 (1.44%) Postfix
14 16 (1.44%) XenDesktop
15 15 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
16 14 (1.26%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 96 (8.66%) Puppet
2 77 (6.94%) NetBackup
3 69 (6.22%) Nagios
4 67 (6.04%) Opscode Chef
5 46 (4.15%) Tivoli
6 33 (2.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 32 (2.89%) Legato
8 27 (2.43%) Data Guard
9 24 (2.16%) SCOM
10 18 (1.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 17 (1.53%) OpenView
11 17 (1.53%) McAfee ePO
11 17 (1.53%) Ansible
12 15 (1.35%) CFEngine
12 15 (1.35%) ZABBIX
13 14 (1.26%) BMC PATROL
14 13 (1.17%) WSUS
14 13 (1.17%) Backup Exec
14 13 (1.17%) yum
15 11 (0.99%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 499 (45.00%) Oracle
2 254 (22.90%) VMware
3 247 (22.27%) Red Hat
4 201 (18.12%) IBM
5 194 (17.49%) Microsoft
6 174 (15.69%) EMC
6 174 (15.69%) NetApp
7 157 (14.16%) Cisco
8 135 (12.17%) HP
9 114 (10.28%) Sybase
10 113 (10.19%) Sun
11 99 (8.93%) Veritas
12 63 (5.68%) Brocade
13 62 (5.59%) Citrix
14 57 (5.14%) Symantec
15 51 (4.60%) Intel
16 41 (3.70%) CheckPoint
17 37 (3.34%) Juniper
18 35 (3.16%) Reuters
19 33 (2.98%) BMC
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