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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 214 183 190
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +7
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 621 707 766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.32% 1.60% 1.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.84% 5.77% 5.55%
Number of salaries quoted 527 587 637
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
12842 12247 13808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.28% 27.76% 27.32%
Number of salaries quoted 11039 10460 12089
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,255 £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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +33 193 £57,500 - 21
Canary Wharf +17 12 £74,500 +6.42%
Docklands, London -4 8 £80,000 +33.33%
Surbiton -3 3 £55,000 +13.40%
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £48,750 - 1
Croydon -10 1 - -
New Malden -11 1 - -
Harrow - 1 £72,500 -
Hounslow - 1 £77,500 -
Isleworth - 1 £77,500 -
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1015 (79.92%) Linux
2 772 (60.79%) UNIX
3 593 (46.69%) Windows
4 562 (44.25%) Oracle
5 558 (43.94%) Finance
6 406 (31.97%) SQL
7 356 (28.03%) Java
8 313 (24.65%) Perl
9 297 (23.39%) VMware
10 293 (23.07%) Red Hat
11 268 (21.10%) Apache
12 248 (19.53%) SAN
13 247 (19.45%) SQL Server
14 246 (19.37%) Banking
15 242 (19.06%) VMware Infrastructure
16 229 (18.03%) Tomcat
17 224 (17.64%) Firewall
18 212 (16.69%) AIX
19 202 (15.91%) Python
19 202 (15.91%) DNS
20 200 (15.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 194 (15.28%) TCP/IP
21 194 (15.28%) ITIL
21 194 (15.28%) EMC
22 187 (14.72%) Oracle Database
23 186 (14.65%) IBM
24 180 (14.17%) Cisco
25 178 (14.02%) NetApp
26 177 (13.94%) Microsoft
27 170 (13.39%) MySQL

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 268 (21.10%) Apache
2 229 (18.03%) Tomcat
3 92 (7.24%) WebLogic
4 78 (6.14%) WebSphere
5 68 (5.35%) IIS
6 37 (2.91%) MS Exchange
7 35 (2.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 33 (2.60%) Node.js
9 31 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
10 27 (2.13%) CMS
11 26 (2.05%) nginx
12 25 (1.97%) Drupal
12 25 (1.97%) Oracle Coherence
13 24 (1.89%) GlassFish
13 24 (1.89%) Escenic
14 21 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2010
15 19 (1.50%) Oracle Service Bus
16 18 (1.42%) SharePoint
17 15 (1.18%) MQSeries
17 15 (1.18%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 48 (3.78%) MS Excel
2 25 (1.97%) MS Visio
3 18 (1.42%) MS Office
4 6 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 37 (2.91%) Oracle Applications
2 32 (2.52%) RMDS
2 32 (2.52%) Oracle EBS
3 29 (2.28%) Oracle EBS R12
4 26 (2.05%) Oracle 11i
5 17 (1.34%) Oracle General Ledger
6 14 (1.10%) Google Analytics
7 11 (0.87%) Oracle BPM
8 9 (0.71%) SunGard AvantGard
9 8 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 5 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
10 5 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
11 2 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
11 2 (0.16%) ION MarketView
11 2 (0.16%) CSG Singleview
12 1 (0.079%) Staffware
12 1 (0.079%) Summit
12 1 (0.079%) Unica Affinium
12 1 (0.079%) Oracle Assets
12 1 (0.079%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 44 (3.46%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (3.23%) Joyent
3 30 (2.36%) IaaS
4 14 (1.10%) GitHub
4 14 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (0.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 248 (19.53%) SAN
2 224 (17.64%) Firewall
3 202 (15.91%) DNS
4 194 (15.28%) TCP/IP
5 145 (11.42%) NAS
6 106 (8.35%) LDAP
7 97 (7.64%) HTTP
8 87 (6.85%) WAN
9 85 (6.69%) Internet
10 83 (6.54%) LAN
11 67 (5.28%) Fibre Channel
12 65 (5.12%) DHCP
13 57 (4.49%) VPN
14 53 (4.17%) Multicast
15 48 (3.78%) FCoE
16 45 (3.54%) SSH
17 41 (3.23%) SMTP
18 35 (2.76%) iSCSI
19 33 (2.60%) FTP
20 30 (2.36%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 247 (19.45%) SQL Server
2 187 (14.72%) Oracle Database
3 170 (13.39%) MySQL
4 103 (8.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 85 (6.69%) Relational Database
6 56 (4.41%) Redis
7 53 (4.17%) Hadoop
8 50 (3.94%) Oracle Exadata
9 46 (3.62%) Oracle Database 10g
10 45 (3.54%) DB2
11 44 (3.46%) RDBMS
12 41 (3.23%) MongoDB
13 27 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
14 25 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
15 24 (1.89%) Oracle Discoverer
16 23 (1.81%) Oracle Database 12c
17 22 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
18 21 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
19 20 (1.57%) SQLPlus
20 18 (1.42%) HBase
Development Applications
1 66 (5.20%) Git (software)
2 48 (3.78%) Subversion
3 38 (2.99%) Eclipse
4 32 (2.52%) Jenkins
5 30 (2.36%) JIRA
6 26 (2.05%) Firebug
7 21 (1.65%) TeamCity
8 19 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 18 (1.42%) Cucumber
10 15 (1.18%) Emacs
11 14 (1.10%) RSpec
12 13 (1.02%) Xcode
13 11 (0.87%) Introscope
14 10 (0.79%) ClearCase
14 10 (0.79%) IntelliJ
14 10 (0.79%) JUnit
14 10 (0.79%) Visual Studio
14 10 (0.79%) Hudson
14 10 (0.79%) Metasploit
15 9 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 558 (43.94%) Finance
2 246 (19.37%) Banking
3 98 (7.72%) Telecoms
4 60 (4.72%) Front Office
5 51 (4.02%) Investment Banking
6 34 (2.68%) Retail
7 33 (2.60%) Publishing
8 25 (1.97%) Financial Institution
9 23 (1.81%) Back Office
9 23 (1.81%) Marketing
10 18 (1.42%) Games
11 16 (1.26%) Law
12 14 (1.10%) Legal
13 12 (0.94%) Electronics
13 12 (0.94%) Advertising
14 8 (0.63%) Manufacturing
15 6 (0.47%) General Ledger
16 4 (0.31%) Online Betting
16 4 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.31%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 199 (15.67%) Administrator
2 165 (12.99%) Analyst
3 137 (10.79%) Architect
4 136 (10.71%) Developer
5 123 (9.69%) Systems Administrator
6 101 (7.95%) Applications Support
7 89 (7.01%) Infrastructure Architect
8 85 (6.69%) Support Analyst
9 81 (6.38%) Linux Administrator
10 79 (6.22%) Systems Engineer
11 64 (5.04%) DBA
12 63 (4.96%) Team Leader
13 59 (4.65%) Applications Support Analyst
14 57 (4.49%) UNIX Engineer
15 55 (4.33%) UNIX Administrator
16 54 (4.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
17 53 (4.17%) Support Engineer
18 50 (3.94%) C++ Developer
19 47 (3.70%) Oracle DBA
20 46 (3.62%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (9.13%) XML
2 115 (9.06%) Middleware
3 94 (7.40%) Web Services
3 94 (7.40%) HTML
4 75 (5.91%) Oracle Fusion
5 60 (4.72%) CSS
6 56 (4.41%) .NET
7 45 (3.54%) XSLT
8 41 (3.23%) J2EE
9 40 (3.15%) Spring
10 30 (2.36%) LAMP
11 28 (2.20%) WebSphere MQ
11 28 (2.20%) JSON
12 24 (1.89%) Ajax
13 20 (1.57%) ActiveMQ
14 19 (1.50%) JMX
15 18 (1.42%) Rendezvous
15 18 (1.42%) STL
16 17 (1.34%) Servlets
17 15 (1.18%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 110 (8.66%) Clustering
2 71 (5.59%) Computer Science
3 65 (5.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 58 (4.57%) Enterprise Storage
5 57 (4.49%) Hedge funds
6 52 (4.09%) Replication
7 45 (3.54%) Open Source
8 44 (3.46%) Derivative
9 42 (3.31%) Management Information System
10 29 (2.28%) Digital Media
11 25 (1.97%) LPAR
11 25 (1.97%) DLPAR
12 24 (1.89%) Client/Server
12 24 (1.89%) Equities
12 24 (1.89%) Mobile App
12 24 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
13 20 (1.57%) Mainframe
14 19 (1.50%) Fixed Income
15 16 (1.26%) STB
16 15 (1.18%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 1015 (79.92%) Linux
2 772 (60.79%) UNIX
3 593 (46.69%) Windows
4 212 (16.69%) AIX
5 200 (15.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 145 (11.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 115 (9.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 86 (6.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 75 (5.91%) Ubuntu
10 73 (5.75%) HPUX
11 46 (3.62%) Debian
12 37 (2.91%) SUSE
13 31 (2.44%) Oracle Linux
14 22 (1.73%) Apple iOS
15 17 (1.34%) Android
16 15 (1.18%) Windows 7
17 14 (1.10%) Fedora
18 12 (0.94%) Mac OS X
19 11 (0.87%) FreeBSD
19 11 (0.87%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (15.28%) ITIL
2 124 (9.76%) Performance Tuning
3 110 (8.66%) Load Balancing
4 78 (6.14%) Project Management
5 72 (5.67%) Incident Management
6 71 (5.59%) Capacity Planning
7 67 (5.28%) Benchmarking
8 63 (4.96%) Change Management
9 61 (4.80%) E-Commerce
10 59 (4.65%) Low Latency
10 59 (4.65%) DevOps
11 57 (4.49%) Risk Management
12 56 (4.41%) Disaster Recovery
12 56 (4.41%) Configuration Management
13 54 (4.25%) Business Intelligence
14 53 (4.17%) OO
14 53 (4.17%) Multithreading
15 50 (3.94%) PRINCE2
15 50 (3.94%) Service Management
16 48 (3.78%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 406 (31.97%) SQL
2 356 (28.03%) Java
3 313 (24.65%) Perl
4 202 (15.91%) Python
5 124 (9.76%) Bash Shell
6 120 (9.45%) Ruby
7 111 (8.74%) Shell Script
8 106 (8.35%) JavaScript
9 100 (7.87%) C++
10 86 (6.77%) PL/SQL
11 82 (6.46%) PHP
12 60 (4.72%) C#
13 55 (4.33%) C
14 52 (4.09%) PowerShell
15 47 (3.70%) Korn
16 21 (1.65%) Jython
16 21 (1.65%) Groovy
17 20 (1.57%) Objective-C
18 17 (1.34%) VB
19 15 (1.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 136 (10.71%) Degree
2 51 (4.02%) Security Cleared
3 42 (3.31%) SC Cleared
4 40 (3.15%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (2.20%) CISSP
6 21 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (1.65%) CCNP
7 16 (1.26%) RHCE
8 15 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
9 14 (1.10%) Linux+ Certification
9 14 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 14 (1.10%) LPIC
10 13 (1.02%) CISM
11 12 (0.94%) PMP
11 12 (0.94%) PMI Certification
11 12 (0.94%) DV Cleared
12 11 (0.87%) CCNA
13 10 (0.79%) Oracle Certification
13 10 (0.79%) OCP
13 10 (0.79%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (3.70%) SLA
2 35 (2.76%) QA
3 24 (1.89%) PCI DSS
4 19 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (1.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 11 (0.87%) ISO 9001
7 9 (0.71%) COBIT
8 4 (0.31%) Data Quality
System Software
1 242 (19.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 169 (13.31%) NFS
3 148 (11.65%) Active Directory
4 96 (7.56%) vSphere
5 66 (5.20%) VMware ESX
6 63 (4.96%) Hyper-V
7 45 (3.54%) Oracle RAC
7 45 (3.54%) SRDF
8 28 (2.20%) KVM
9 25 (1.97%) Xen
10 24 (1.89%) Sendmail
10 24 (1.89%) Oracle RMAN
10 24 (1.89%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 22 (1.73%) XenApp
12 18 (1.42%) Postfix
13 16 (1.26%) Squid
13 16 (1.26%) XenDesktop
14 13 (1.02%) Docker
15 10 (0.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 10 (0.79%) Snort
Systems Management
1 120 (9.45%) Puppet
2 77 (6.06%) Nagios
3 67 (5.28%) Opscode Chef
4 66 (5.20%) Tivoli
5 53 (4.17%) NetBackup
6 38 (2.99%) SCOM
7 33 (2.60%) OpenView
8 31 (2.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 26 (2.05%) BMC PATROL
10 24 (1.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 22 (1.73%) CFEngine
12 20 (1.57%) Data Guard
12 20 (1.57%) SCCM
13 14 (1.10%) Legato
14 13 (1.02%) OpenSSO
15 12 (0.94%) Cacti
15 12 (0.94%) Backup Exec
16 10 (0.79%) Nessus
16 10 (0.79%) Control-M
16 10 (0.79%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 562 (44.25%) Oracle
2 297 (23.39%) VMware
3 293 (23.07%) Red Hat
4 194 (15.28%) EMC
5 186 (14.65%) IBM
6 180 (14.17%) Cisco
7 178 (14.02%) NetApp
8 177 (13.94%) Microsoft
9 167 (13.15%) HP
10 141 (11.10%) Sun
11 119 (9.37%) Sybase
12 93 (7.32%) JBoss
12 93 (7.32%) Veritas
13 68 (5.35%) Citrix
14 61 (4.80%) Intel
15 46 (3.62%) Symantec
16 43 (3.39%) Brocade
16 43 (3.39%) BMC
17 40 (3.15%) Google
18 36 (2.83%) Reuters
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