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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 229 196 197
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +1
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 540 660 746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.20% 1.47% 1.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.37% 5.36% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 454 565 593
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
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
12346 12315 13748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.33% 27.35% 27.64%
Number of salaries quoted 10531 10615 12001
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +36 179 £57,500 +4.54% 19
Docklands, London -5 4 £82,500 +13.79%
Canary Wharf +17 3 £51,000 -27.14%
Greenford - 3 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £52,500 - 1
Surbiton -5 2 £55,000 +11.67%
Croydon -4 1 - -
New Malden -14 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 £77,500 -
Isleworth - 1 £77,500 -
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 960 (80.00%) Linux
2 726 (60.50%) UNIX
3 550 (45.83%) Windows
4 515 (42.92%) Finance
5 508 (42.33%) Oracle
6 376 (31.33%) SQL
7 341 (28.42%) Java
8 301 (25.08%) Perl
9 280 (23.33%) Red Hat
10 267 (22.25%) Apache
11 265 (22.08%) VMware
12 242 (20.17%) Banking
13 240 (20.00%) SQL Server
14 236 (19.67%) SAN
15 229 (19.08%) Tomcat
16 218 (18.17%) AIX
17 215 (17.92%) Python
18 212 (17.67%) VMware Infrastructure
19 209 (17.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 209 (17.42%) DNS
20 204 (17.00%) TCP/IP
21 197 (16.42%) Firewall
22 186 (15.50%) IBM
23 180 (15.00%) EMC
24 178 (14.83%) Cisco
24 178 (14.83%) ITIL
25 177 (14.75%) Microsoft
26 175 (14.58%) NFS
27 166 (13.83%) MySQL
28 161 (13.42%) NetApp

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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
1 267 (22.25%) Apache
2 229 (19.08%) Tomcat
3 92 (7.67%) WebLogic
4 88 (7.33%) WebSphere
5 64 (5.33%) IIS
6 42 (3.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 33 (2.75%) Node.js
8 31 (2.58%) Elasticsearch
9 30 (2.50%) MS Exchange
10 29 (2.42%) CMS
11 27 (2.25%) Oracle Coherence
11 27 (2.25%) nginx
11 27 (2.25%) Oracle Service Bus
12 24 (2.00%) Escenic
12 24 (2.00%) Drupal
13 23 (1.92%) GlassFish
14 19 (1.58%) MQSeries
15 18 (1.50%) SharePoint
15 18 (1.50%) WebLogic Portal
16 17 (1.42%) CloudStack
Applications
1 43 (3.58%) MS Excel
2 35 (2.92%) MS Visio
3 25 (2.08%) MS Office
4 6 (0.50%) MS Project
4 6 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.083%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 37 (3.08%) Oracle Applications
2 35 (2.92%) RMDS
3 31 (2.58%) Oracle EBS
4 29 (2.42%) Oracle EBS R12
5 26 (2.17%) Oracle 11i
6 14 (1.17%) Google Analytics
7 11 (0.92%) Oracle General Ledger
8 9 (0.75%) Oracle BPM
9 7 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 6 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
11 4 (0.33%) SunGard AvantGard
12 2 (0.17%) CSG Singleview
12 2 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
12 2 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
12 2 (0.17%) ION MarketView
13 1 (0.083%) Unica Affinium
13 1 (0.083%) Oracle Assets
13 1 (0.083%) Oracle Payables
13 1 (0.083%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 43 (3.58%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (3.17%) Joyent
3 29 (2.42%) IaaS
4 14 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (1.17%) GitHub
5 12 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (0.75%) Office 365
7 3 (0.25%) Heroku
7 3 (0.25%) SaaS
7 3 (0.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 236 (19.67%) SAN
2 209 (17.42%) DNS
3 204 (17.00%) TCP/IP
4 197 (16.42%) Firewall
5 120 (10.00%) LDAP
6 119 (9.92%) NAS
7 91 (7.58%) HTTP
8 87 (7.25%) WAN
9 82 (6.83%) LAN
10 70 (5.83%) Fibre Channel
11 69 (5.75%) Internet
12 66 (5.50%) Multicast
13 60 (5.00%) DHCP
14 56 (4.67%) VPN
15 53 (4.42%) SSH
16 50 (4.17%) FCoE
17 42 (3.50%) iSCSI
18 36 (3.00%) Network Security
19 34 (2.83%) FTP
19 34 (2.83%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 240 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 166 (13.83%) MySQL
3 149 (12.42%) Oracle Database
4 98 (8.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 86 (7.17%) Relational Database
6 59 (4.92%) Hadoop
7 55 (4.58%) DB2
8 52 (4.33%) Redis
9 45 (3.75%) RDBMS
10 43 (3.58%) Oracle Database 10g
11 39 (3.25%) MongoDB
12 34 (2.83%) Oracle Exadata
13 29 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
14 24 (2.00%) Oracle Discoverer
15 23 (1.92%) Oracle Database 12c
16 21 (1.75%) HBase
16 21 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
17 19 (1.58%) SQL Server 2005
18 18 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
19 16 (1.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 66 (5.50%) Git (software)
2 41 (3.42%) Subversion
3 38 (3.17%) Eclipse
4 33 (2.75%) Jenkins
5 29 (2.42%) JIRA
6 26 (2.17%) Firebug
7 20 (1.67%) TeamCity
8 19 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
9 18 (1.50%) Emacs
9 18 (1.50%) Cucumber
10 14 (1.17%) RSpec
11 12 (1.00%) Xcode
12 10 (0.83%) ClearCase
12 10 (0.83%) Visual Studio
12 10 (0.83%) Introscope
12 10 (0.83%) Metasploit
13 9 (0.75%) JUnit
13 9 (0.75%) IntelliJ
14 8 (0.67%) Maven
14 8 (0.67%) Hudson
General
1 515 (42.92%) Finance
2 242 (20.17%) Banking
3 99 (8.25%) Telecoms
4 60 (5.00%) Front Office
5 59 (4.92%) Investment Banking
6 27 (2.25%) Retail
6 27 (2.25%) Publishing
7 24 (2.00%) Marketing
8 23 (1.92%) Games
9 20 (1.67%) Back Office
9 20 (1.67%) Financial Institution
10 18 (1.50%) Law
11 11 (0.92%) Electronics
11 11 (0.92%) Advertising
12 10 (0.83%) Legal
12 10 (0.83%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.33%) General Ledger
14 3 (0.25%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 183 (15.25%) Administrator
2 173 (14.42%) Analyst
3 136 (11.33%) Developer
4 112 (9.33%) Systems Administrator
5 108 (9.00%) Architect
6 94 (7.83%) Applications Support
7 84 (7.00%) Support Analyst
8 80 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
9 71 (5.92%) Infrastructure Architect
10 66 (5.50%) Systems Engineer
11 63 (5.25%) UNIX Engineer
12 61 (5.08%) Team Leader
13 59 (4.92%) DBA
13 59 (4.92%) Applications Support Analyst
14 52 (4.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 52 (4.33%) C++ Developer
15 51 (4.25%) Solutions Architect
15 51 (4.25%) UNIX Administrator
16 50 (4.17%) Support Engineer
17 47 (3.92%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (9.00%) XML
2 101 (8.42%) Middleware
3 97 (8.08%) HTML
4 87 (7.25%) Web Services
5 61 (5.08%) Oracle Fusion
6 58 (4.83%) CSS
7 52 (4.33%) .NET
8 46 (3.83%) Spring
9 44 (3.67%) J2EE
10 43 (3.58%) XSLT
11 35 (2.92%) WebSphere MQ
12 32 (2.67%) LAMP
13 25 (2.08%) JSON
14 24 (2.00%) Ajax
15 21 (1.75%) Rendezvous
16 20 (1.67%) ActiveMQ
17 18 (1.50%) STL
17 18 (1.50%) JMX
18 17 (1.42%) Servlets
18 17 (1.42%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 102 (8.50%) Clustering
2 87 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
3 71 (5.92%) Computer Science
4 67 (5.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 64 (5.33%) Hedge funds
6 53 (4.42%) Open Source
7 44 (3.67%) Enterprise Storage
8 41 (3.42%) Derivative
8 41 (3.42%) Replication
9 36 (3.00%) Management Information System
10 32 (2.67%) LPAR
10 32 (2.67%) DLPAR
11 29 (2.42%) Digital Media
11 29 (2.42%) Algorithms
12 25 (2.08%) Equities
13 24 (2.00%) Mobile App
14 21 (1.75%) Fixed Income
15 20 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
16 18 (1.50%) PKI
17 15 (1.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 960 (80.00%) Linux
2 726 (60.50%) UNIX
3 550 (45.83%) Windows
4 218 (18.17%) AIX
5 209 (17.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 122 (10.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 96 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 75 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 75 (6.25%) Ubuntu
9 70 (5.83%) HPUX
10 42 (3.50%) Debian
11 36 (3.00%) SUSE
12 25 (2.08%) Apple iOS
13 17 (1.42%) Windows 7
14 16 (1.33%) Mac OS X
14 16 (1.33%) Android
15 14 (1.17%) FreeBSD
15 14 (1.17%) Fedora
16 13 (1.08%) Oracle Linux
17 12 (1.00%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (14.83%) ITIL
2 117 (9.75%) Performance Tuning
3 98 (8.17%) Load Balancing
4 85 (7.08%) Project Management
5 82 (6.83%) Agile Software Development
6 72 (6.00%) Benchmarking
7 69 (5.75%) E-Commerce
8 63 (5.25%) Capacity Planning
9 62 (5.17%) Configuration Management
10 61 (5.08%) Low Latency
11 59 (4.92%) Change Management
11 59 (4.92%) Incident Management
12 58 (4.83%) DevOps
13 56 (4.67%) OO
13 56 (4.67%) Multithreading
14 55 (4.58%) Programme Management
15 51 (4.25%) Business Intelligence
16 46 (3.83%) Disaster Recovery
16 46 (3.83%) Risk Management
17 44 (3.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 376 (31.33%) SQL
2 341 (28.42%) Java
3 301 (25.08%) Perl
4 215 (17.92%) Python
5 130 (10.83%) Bash Shell
6 128 (10.67%) Ruby
7 117 (9.75%) Shell Script
8 106 (8.83%) JavaScript
9 96 (8.00%) C++
10 85 (7.08%) PHP
11 78 (6.50%) PL/SQL
12 56 (4.67%) C#
13 53 (4.42%) Korn
14 52 (4.33%) C
15 28 (2.33%) PowerShell
16 22 (1.83%) Groovy
17 19 (1.58%) Objective-C
18 18 (1.50%) Jython
19 16 (1.33%) T-SQL
20 12 (1.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 130 (10.83%) Degree
2 49 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
3 43 (3.58%) Security Cleared
4 34 (2.83%) SC Cleared
5 30 (2.50%) CISSP
6 27 (2.25%) CCNP
7 20 (1.67%) RHCE
7 20 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (1.42%) LPIC
8 17 (1.42%) Linux+ Certification
9 16 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 14 (1.17%) CISM
11 13 (1.08%) MCITP
11 13 (1.08%) CCNA
12 12 (1.00%) CCIE
12 12 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
13 11 (0.92%) JNCIE
14 10 (0.83%) PMP
14 10 (0.83%) PMI Certification
14 10 (0.83%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (3.58%) SLA
2 28 (2.33%) PCI DSS
3 25 (2.08%) QA
4 22 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 11 (0.92%) COBIT
7 10 (0.83%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 212 (17.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 175 (14.58%) NFS
3 114 (9.50%) Active Directory
4 94 (7.83%) vSphere
5 50 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
6 48 (4.00%) Hyper-V
7 47 (3.92%) SRDF
7 47 (3.92%) VMware ESX
8 31 (2.58%) KVM
9 28 (2.33%) Xen
10 24 (2.00%) Oracle RMAN
11 23 (1.92%) Postfix
12 19 (1.58%) Sendmail
13 18 (1.50%) XenApp
14 17 (1.42%) Squid
15 16 (1.33%) Docker
16 15 (1.25%) Firmware
17 14 (1.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 13 (1.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
19 12 (1.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 124 (10.33%) Puppet
2 75 (6.25%) Nagios
3 71 (5.92%) Opscode Chef
4 63 (5.25%) Tivoli
5 61 (5.08%) NetBackup
6 32 (2.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 31 (2.58%) SCOM
8 30 (2.50%) OpenView
9 26 (2.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 25 (2.08%) CFEngine
10 25 (2.08%) BMC PATROL
11 24 (2.00%) Data Guard
12 18 (1.50%) Legato
13 16 (1.33%) Ansible
14 12 (1.00%) Control-M
14 12 (1.00%) OpenSSO
15 11 (0.92%) SCCM
15 11 (0.92%) Vagrant
16 10 (0.83%) Nessus
16 10 (0.83%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 508 (42.33%) Oracle
2 280 (23.33%) Red Hat
3 265 (22.08%) VMware
4 186 (15.50%) IBM
5 180 (15.00%) EMC
6 178 (14.83%) Cisco
7 177 (14.75%) Microsoft
8 161 (13.42%) NetApp
9 159 (13.25%) HP
10 135 (11.25%) Sun
11 118 (9.83%) Sybase
12 87 (7.25%) JBoss
13 86 (7.17%) Veritas
14 60 (5.00%) Citrix
15 50 (4.17%) Intel
16 46 (3.83%) Symantec
17 41 (3.42%) Brocade
17 41 (3.42%) Reuters
18 40 (3.33%) Google
19 39 (3.25%) CheckPoint
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + + massive bonus potential + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £38000 - £47300 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
West London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Excellent Market Salary + Company Benefits Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
East London
HSBC
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Sure Recruitment
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Good benefits / Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Sure Recruitment
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Gold Group
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £85000 - £950000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, on call, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £4,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago