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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 267 231 206
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -25
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 469 634 653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.05% 1.29% 1.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.77% 4.73% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 399 509 531
Average salary £65,000 £61,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.69% +23.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,400 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £90,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year
- +1.69%
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
12426 13416 12249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.91% 27.25% 26.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10668 11363 10474
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -16 107 £55,000 -15.38% 7
Canary Wharf -21 4 £35,000 -55.12%
Docklands, London -6 2 £66,250 -33.75%
Ealing -8 2 £52,000 -20.00%
Croydon - 2 £60,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £50,000 -
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 798 (79.17%) Linux
2 665 (65.97%) UNIX
3 521 (51.69%) Oracle
4 518 (51.39%) Finance
5 448 (44.44%) Windows
6 329 (32.64%) SQL
7 303 (30.06%) Perl
8 289 (28.67%) SAN
9 280 (27.78%) Red Hat
10 270 (26.79%) Java
11 249 (24.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 234 (23.21%) VMware
13 227 (22.52%) Cisco
14 218 (21.63%) EMC
15 205 (20.34%) NetApp
15 205 (20.34%) Banking
16 203 (20.14%) NAS
17 201 (19.94%) SQL Server
18 194 (19.25%) VMware Infrastructure
19 191 (18.95%) Apache
19 191 (18.95%) NFS
20 189 (18.75%) IBM
21 187 (18.55%) Tomcat
22 171 (16.96%) Middleware
23 165 (16.37%) DNS
24 163 (16.17%) Agile Software Development
25 161 (15.97%) Python
26 160 (15.87%) LAN
26 160 (15.87%) WebSphere
27 152 (15.08%) HTTP

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 191 (18.95%) Apache
2 187 (18.55%) Tomcat
3 160 (15.87%) WebSphere
4 105 (10.42%) IIS
5 89 (8.83%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 81 (8.04%) Oracle Coherence
7 56 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
8 49 (4.86%) GlassFish
9 37 (3.67%) WebLogic
10 35 (3.47%) JBoss
11 32 (3.17%) MS Exchange
12 27 (2.68%) MQSeries
13 22 (2.18%) Oracle Service Bus
14 19 (1.88%) IBM HTTP Server
15 16 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
16 12 (1.19%) CMS
16 12 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
16 12 (1.19%) CICS
17 10 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 8 (0.79%) SAS
Applications
1 42 (4.17%) MS Office
2 29 (2.88%) MS Excel
3 18 (1.79%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.40%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 65 (6.45%) RMDS
2 8 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.69%) Markit EDM
4 6 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.50%) HiPortfolio
5 5 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.40%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.20%) Oracle Utilities
9 1 (0.099%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.099%) CSG Singleview
9 1 (0.099%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.099%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.099%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.099%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.29%) SaaS
2 11 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (0.79%) GitHub
4 7 (0.69%) IaaS
5 5 (0.50%) Joyent
6 4 (0.40%) Google Drive
6 4 (0.40%) Office 365
7 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (0.20%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.20%) CodePlex
9 1 (0.099%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 289 (28.67%) SAN
2 203 (20.14%) NAS
3 165 (16.37%) DNS
4 160 (15.87%) LAN
5 152 (15.08%) HTTP
6 141 (13.99%) WAN
7 138 (13.69%) TCP/IP
8 122 (12.10%) Multicast
9 119 (11.81%) Fibre Channel
10 111 (11.01%) FCoE
11 82 (8.13%) LDAP
11 82 (8.13%) Firewall
12 72 (7.14%) DHCP
13 60 (5.95%) Internet
14 53 (5.26%) FTP
15 46 (4.56%) VPN
16 45 (4.46%) iSCSI
17 32 (3.17%) SSH
18 27 (2.68%) Cisco ASA
19 22 (2.18%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (19.94%) SQL Server
2 127 (12.60%) Oracle Database
3 98 (9.72%) DB2
4 92 (9.13%) MySQL
5 66 (6.55%) Relational Database
6 65 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
7 61 (6.05%) Hadoop
8 58 (5.75%) HBase
9 56 (5.56%) RDBMS
10 51 (5.06%) Oracle Exadata
11 27 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
12 22 (2.18%) PostgreSQL
13 19 (1.88%) Oracle Reports
14 17 (1.69%) MongoDB
15 16 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
15 16 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
15 16 (1.59%) Oracle Database 12c
16 15 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
16 15 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
17 13 (1.29%) Informix
Development Applications
1 46 (4.56%) Jenkins
2 38 (3.77%) Git (software)
3 25 (2.48%) TeamCity
4 20 (1.98%) Eclipse
5 18 (1.79%) Subversion
5 18 (1.79%) Mercurial
6 17 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 17 (1.69%) Hudson
7 15 (1.49%) CruiseControl
8 13 (1.29%) InstallShield
9 11 (1.09%) Maven
10 10 (0.99%) JIRA
10 10 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
12 5 (0.50%) SoapUI
12 5 (0.50%) Firebug
13 4 (0.40%) Selenium
13 4 (0.40%) Gradle
13 4 (0.40%) Ant
13 4 (0.40%) Bugzilla
General
1 518 (51.39%) Finance
2 205 (20.34%) Banking
3 65 (6.45%) Investment Banking
4 56 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 39 (3.87%) Retail
6 35 (3.47%) Marketing
7 21 (2.08%) Publishing
8 18 (1.79%) Financial Institution
9 17 (1.69%) Front Office
9 17 (1.69%) Back Office
9 17 (1.69%) Games
10 15 (1.49%) Advertising
11 12 (1.19%) Law
12 7 (0.69%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.60%) Electronics
14 5 (0.50%) Legal
14 5 (0.50%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.40%) Aerospace
16 3 (0.30%) Local Government
17 2 (0.20%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 182 (18.06%) Architect
2 142 (14.09%) Infrastructure Architect
3 138 (13.69%) Developer
3 138 (13.69%) Administrator
4 104 (10.32%) Analyst
5 84 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
6 77 (7.64%) Solutions Architect
7 75 (7.44%) UNIX Engineer
8 70 (6.94%) C++ Developer
9 64 (6.35%) UNIX Administrator
10 62 (6.15%) Support Analyst
11 54 (5.36%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
12 51 (5.06%) Consultant
13 50 (4.96%) Applications Support
14 48 (4.76%) Lead Architect
15 46 (4.56%) Storage Engineer
15 46 (4.56%) Support Engineer
16 43 (4.27%) Linux Administrator
17 41 (4.07%) Lead Solutions Architect
18 38 (3.77%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (16.96%) Middleware
2 104 (10.32%) XML
3 82 (8.13%) HTML
4 61 (6.05%) XSLT
5 59 (5.85%) Rendezvous
5 59 (5.85%) Ultra Messaging
6 38 (3.77%) Oracle Fusion
7 36 (3.57%) .NET
8 35 (3.47%) J2EE
9 34 (3.37%) Web Services
10 33 (3.27%) FIX Protocol
11 29 (2.88%) ActiveMQ
11 29 (2.88%) STL
12 24 (2.38%) Spring
13 21 (2.08%) CSS
14 17 (1.69%) WebSphere MQ
15 14 (1.39%) JDBC
16 13 (1.29%) J2ME
17 12 (1.19%) ISPF
17 12 (1.19%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 94 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
2 86 (8.53%) Computer Science
3 67 (6.65%) Mainframe
4 64 (6.35%) Clustering
5 43 (4.27%) PKI
6 39 (3.87%) Enterprise Software
7 36 (3.57%) Hedge funds
7 36 (3.57%) Open Source
8 31 (3.08%) Replication
9 29 (2.88%) Algorithms
10 27 (2.68%) Enterprise Storage
10 27 (2.68%) CLARiiON
11 23 (2.28%) Equities
12 21 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 20 (1.98%) Derivative
14 19 (1.88%) Management Information System
15 18 (1.79%) Fixed Income
16 17 (1.69%) Mobile App
17 16 (1.59%) Celerra
18 15 (1.49%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 798 (79.17%) Linux
2 665 (65.97%) UNIX
3 448 (44.44%) Windows
4 249 (24.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 150 (14.88%) AIX
6 53 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 48 (4.76%) HPUX
8 37 (3.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 34 (3.37%) Ubuntu
10 29 (2.88%) Oracle Linux
10 29 (2.88%) Windows XP
11 27 (2.68%) SUSE
12 25 (2.48%) Apple iOS
13 24 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
14 23 (2.28%) Android
15 22 (2.18%) Windows 8
16 19 (1.88%) Debian
16 19 (1.88%) Fedora
17 17 (1.69%) Windows 7
18 15 (1.49%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (16.17%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (13.89%) Performance Tuning
3 116 (11.51%) ITIL
4 111 (11.01%) Benchmarking
5 82 (8.13%) Load Balancing
6 78 (7.74%) Release Management
7 75 (7.44%) DevOps
8 74 (7.34%) Continuous Integration
9 72 (7.14%) Multithreading
10 59 (5.85%) Capacity Planning
10 59 (5.85%) Risk Management
11 58 (5.75%) Problem Management
12 51 (5.06%) Low Latency
13 46 (4.56%) Project Management
14 43 (4.27%) Service Management
15 42 (4.17%) OOD
16 41 (4.07%) Migration
17 38 (3.77%) SOA
17 38 (3.77%) PRINCE2
18 37 (3.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 329 (32.64%) SQL
2 303 (30.06%) Perl
3 270 (26.79%) Java
4 161 (15.97%) Python
5 120 (11.90%) C++
6 117 (11.61%) Shell Script
7 112 (11.11%) Bash Shell
8 95 (9.42%) JavaScript
9 74 (7.34%) PL/SQL
10 39 (3.87%) Bourne shell
11 37 (3.67%) PowerShell
12 35 (3.47%) C#
13 34 (3.37%) Ruby
13 34 (3.37%) Korn
14 31 (3.08%) Objective-C
15 30 (2.98%) PHP
16 26 (2.58%) C
17 23 (2.28%) T-SQL
18 12 (1.19%) JCL
19 8 (0.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 134 (13.29%) Degree
2 28 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (2.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (2.08%) CCNP
4 21 (2.08%) PMP
4 21 (2.08%) PMI Certification
5 19 (1.88%) RHCE
5 19 (1.88%) Security Cleared
5 19 (1.88%) RHCSA
6 18 (1.79%) CCIE
6 18 (1.79%) CCIP
6 18 (1.79%) MCITP
7 17 (1.69%) SC Cleared
8 15 (1.49%) MCDST
9 13 (1.29%) NCDA
10 12 (1.19%) A+ Certification
11 11 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (1.09%) CISSP
12 10 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (0.99%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (7.74%) QA
2 49 (4.86%) SLA
3 8 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.50%) COBIT
6 4 (0.40%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.099%) CRD IV
System Software
1 194 (19.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 191 (18.95%) NFS
3 111 (11.01%) SRDF
4 96 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
5 81 (8.04%) Active Directory
6 74 (7.34%) vSphere
7 49 (4.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 49 (4.86%) KVM
7 49 (4.86%) Squid
8 47 (4.66%) Hyper-V
9 43 (4.27%) Xen
10 34 (3.37%) VMware ESX
11 30 (2.98%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 21 (2.08%) XenApp
13 13 (1.29%) Veritas File System
14 9 (0.89%) Sendmail
14 9 (0.89%) XenDesktop
15 7 (0.69%) Varnish
16 6 (0.60%) Firmware
17 5 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 106 (10.52%) Puppet
2 81 (8.04%) Nagios
3 56 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
4 52 (5.16%) NetBackup
5 33 (3.27%) Legato
6 32 (3.17%) Tivoli
7 21 (2.08%) OpenView
8 19 (1.88%) Cacti
8 19 (1.88%) SCOM
9 18 (1.79%) Data Guard
10 17 (1.69%) ZABBIX
10 17 (1.69%) yum
11 16 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
12 15 (1.49%) Oracle RMAN
13 14 (1.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 14 (1.39%) SolarWinds Orion
14 11 (1.09%) Ansible
15 10 (0.99%) Opsview
15 10 (0.99%) CFEngine
15 10 (0.99%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 521 (51.69%) Oracle
2 280 (27.78%) Red Hat
3 234 (23.21%) VMware
4 227 (22.52%) Cisco
5 218 (21.63%) EMC
6 205 (20.34%) NetApp
7 189 (18.75%) IBM
8 128 (12.70%) HP
9 126 (12.50%) Sun
10 122 (12.10%) Veritas
11 116 (11.51%) Sybase
12 114 (11.31%) Microsoft
13 111 (11.01%) Intel
14 62 (6.15%) TIBCO
15 58 (5.75%) DataSynapse
16 50 (4.96%) Brocade
17 36 (3.57%) Citrix
17 36 (3.57%) CA
18 35 (3.47%) SolarWinds
19 31 (3.08%) Symantec
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £60k - 75k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £70k - 90k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: MARKET RATE
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £85,000 to £125,000 per annum bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
EMC Computer Systems (UK) Limited
Salary: Unspecified competative
Posted: 4 days ago
London, WC1E
Medical Research Council
Salary: £27,084 - £37,785
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Eames Consulting - Technology Banking (Perm)
Salary: Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 23 days ago