The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 231 202 169
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -33
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 634 646 887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.28% 1.42% 1.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.67% 5.36% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 511 522 709
Average salary £61,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £37,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13587 12051 15007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.38% 26.52% 26.76%
Number of salaries quoted 11511 10297 13078
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Solaris
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -3 170 £63,750 +15.90% 21
Canary Wharf +31 32 £78,000 +122.85%
Docklands, London +2 4 £100,000 +66.66%
Ealing - 4 £65,000 -
Bromley -14 3 - - 2
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1031 (82.22%) Linux
2 857 (68.34%) UNIX
3 582 (46.41%) Finance
4 532 (42.42%) Oracle
5 478 (38.12%) Windows
6 412 (32.85%) Perl
7 390 (31.10%) Red Hat
8 375 (29.90%) SQL
9 293 (23.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 292 (23.29%) VMware
11 274 (21.85%) Java
12 256 (20.41%) SAN
13 254 (20.26%) Python
14 248 (19.78%) Banking
15 225 (17.94%) DNS
16 220 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
16 220 (17.54%) Oracle Database
17 215 (17.15%) Firewall
18 203 (16.19%) TCP/IP
19 201 (16.03%) Bash Shell
20 189 (15.07%) Apache
21 182 (14.51%) Degree
22 179 (14.27%) SQL Server
22 179 (14.27%) EMC
23 177 (14.11%) AIX
24 171 (13.64%) Active Directory
25 170 (13.56%) ITIL
26 165 (13.16%) HP
27 157 (12.52%) Sun
28 145 (11.56%) Windows Server 2008

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 189 (15.07%) Apache
2 114 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 76 (6.06%) WebLogic
4 74 (5.90%) WebSphere
5 54 (4.31%) MS Exchange
6 42 (3.35%) IIS
7 37 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2010
8 35 (2.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 27 (2.15%) Confluence
10 21 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
10 21 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
11 20 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
12 17 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
13 16 (1.28%) Node.js
14 15 (1.20%) WebLogic Portal
14 15 (1.20%) WebLogic Integration
14 15 (1.20%) CloudStack
14 15 (1.20%) AquaLogic Service Bus
14 15 (1.20%) Oracle Service Bus
15 13 (1.04%) nginx
Applications
1 47 (3.75%) MS Excel
2 28 (2.23%) MS Office
3 21 (1.67%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 23 (1.83%) Oracle General Ledger
2 16 (1.28%) SunGard AvantGard
3 11 (0.88%) Oracle Receivables
3 11 (0.88%) ION MarketView
4 8 (0.64%) RMDS
5 7 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
6 5 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.40%) Summit
7 3 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.080%) CSG Singleview
9 1 (0.080%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.080%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.080%) Staffware
9 1 (0.080%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.080%) Oracle Assets
9 1 (0.080%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (2.23%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (1.91%) Joyent
3 20 (1.59%) SaaS
4 9 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (0.56%) Amazon S3
5 7 (0.56%) Rackspace Cloud
6 5 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.32%) IaaS
8 1 (0.080%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.080%) GitHub
8 1 (0.080%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 256 (20.41%) SAN
2 225 (17.94%) DNS
3 215 (17.15%) Firewall
4 203 (16.19%) TCP/IP
5 128 (10.21%) NAS
6 113 (9.01%) LDAP
7 95 (7.58%) WAN
8 93 (7.42%) DHCP
9 90 (7.18%) LAN
10 65 (5.18%) VPN
11 54 (4.31%) HTTP
12 50 (3.99%) Internet
13 43 (3.43%) SSH
14 40 (3.19%) Multicast
15 38 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
16 35 (2.79%) VLAN
17 33 (2.63%) SMTP
18 26 (2.07%) SSL
19 25 (1.99%) Fibre Channel
20 24 (1.91%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 220 (17.54%) Oracle Database
2 179 (14.27%) SQL Server
3 109 (8.69%) MySQL
4 102 (8.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 80 (6.38%) Relational Database
6 75 (5.98%) Oracle Exadata
7 63 (5.02%) RDBMS
8 32 (2.55%) MongoDB
9 30 (2.39%) SQL Server 2005
9 30 (2.39%) Redis
10 28 (2.23%) KDB
11 27 (2.15%) Hadoop
11 27 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
12 22 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
13 20 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
14 18 (1.44%) Oracle Database 10g
14 18 (1.44%) SQLPlus
15 17 (1.36%) SQL Server 2000
16 15 (1.20%) OLTP
16 15 (1.20%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 41 (3.27%) Subversion
2 39 (3.11%) Git (software)
3 32 (2.55%) JIRA
4 28 (2.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 26 (2.07%) Eclipse
6 16 (1.28%) FishEye
7 15 (1.20%) Jenkins
8 14 (1.12%) Introscope
9 13 (1.04%) Xcode
9 13 (1.04%) Maven
9 13 (1.04%) PhoneGap
10 11 (0.88%) JUnit
10 11 (0.88%) Mercurial
10 11 (0.88%) Hudson
11 8 (0.64%) Toad
12 7 (0.56%) TeamCity
13 4 (0.32%) Emacs
13 4 (0.32%) AppScan
13 4 (0.32%) IntelliJ
13 4 (0.32%) ClearCase
General
1 582 (46.41%) Finance
2 248 (19.78%) Banking
3 86 (6.86%) Front Office
4 81 (6.46%) Investment Banking
5 59 (4.70%) Telecoms
6 42 (3.35%) Retail
7 28 (2.23%) Financial Institution
8 27 (2.15%) Games
9 19 (1.52%) Publishing
10 16 (1.28%) Marketing
11 15 (1.20%) Law
12 13 (1.04%) Back Office
12 13 (1.04%) Advertising
13 12 (0.96%) Retail Banking
14 10 (0.80%) Corporate Banking
15 9 (0.72%) Legal
16 6 (0.48%) French Language
17 5 (0.40%) Military
18 4 (0.32%) Online Betting
18 4 (0.32%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 226 (18.02%) Administrator
2 175 (13.96%) Analyst
3 169 (13.48%) Architect
4 161 (12.84%) Systems Administrator
5 139 (11.08%) Applications Support
6 133 (10.61%) Support Analyst
7 94 (7.50%) Systems Engineer
8 93 (7.42%) Linux Administrator
9 89 (7.10%) Developer
10 87 (6.94%) Applications Support Analyst
11 80 (6.38%) Infrastructure Architect
12 77 (6.14%) UNIX Administrator
13 71 (5.66%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 64 (5.10%) UNIX Systems Administrator
15 58 (4.63%) DBA
16 56 (4.47%) Consultant
17 52 (4.15%) Team Leader
18 50 (3.99%) UNIX Engineer
19 49 (3.91%) Linux Engineer
20 48 (3.83%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (8.93%) XML
2 103 (8.21%) Middleware
3 86 (6.86%) Oracle Fusion
4 50 (3.99%) Web Services
5 42 (3.35%) J2EE
6 39 (3.11%) HTML
7 35 (2.79%) CSS
8 33 (2.63%) XSLT
9 30 (2.39%) JSON
9 30 (2.39%) .NET
10 26 (2.07%) Spring
11 24 (1.91%) LAMP
11 24 (1.91%) STL
12 19 (1.52%) WSH
13 17 (1.36%) RabbitMQ
14 16 (1.28%) XML Schema
15 15 (1.20%) WebSphere MQ
16 14 (1.12%) MFC
17 13 (1.04%) JMS
17 13 (1.04%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 103 (8.21%) Clustering
2 91 (7.26%) Derivative
3 57 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 56 (4.47%) Computer Science
5 54 (4.31%) Hedge funds
6 52 (4.15%) Enterprise Storage
7 46 (3.67%) Equities
7 46 (3.67%) Replication
8 40 (3.19%) Management Information System
9 37 (2.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 34 (2.71%) LPAR
10 34 (2.71%) DLPAR
10 34 (2.71%) Blackberry
11 32 (2.55%) Fixed Income
12 23 (1.83%) Client/Server
13 22 (1.75%) Mainframe
14 21 (1.67%) STB
15 20 (1.59%) Open Source
16 15 (1.20%) Spread Betting
17 14 (1.12%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1031 (82.22%) Linux
2 857 (68.34%) UNIX
3 478 (38.12%) Windows
4 293 (23.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 177 (14.11%) AIX
6 145 (11.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 132 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 84 (6.70%) SUSE
9 68 (5.42%) Windows Server 2012
10 66 (5.26%) Ubuntu
11 57 (4.55%) HPUX
12 40 (3.19%) Oracle Linux
12 40 (3.19%) Debian
13 21 (1.67%) Windows 7
14 17 (1.36%) Mac OS X
15 15 (1.20%) Android
16 14 (1.12%) Windows 8
17 12 (0.96%) CentOS
18 10 (0.80%) Windows XP
19 6 (0.48%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (13.56%) ITIL
2 143 (11.40%) Performance Tuning
3 99 (7.89%) Load Balancing
4 98 (7.81%) Low Latency
5 81 (6.46%) Configuration Management
6 77 (6.14%) Project Management
7 74 (5.90%) Risk Management
8 64 (5.10%) Performance Management
9 57 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
10 56 (4.47%) Capacity Planning
10 56 (4.47%) Service Management
10 56 (4.47%) Migration
11 54 (4.31%) PRINCE2
12 53 (4.23%) Change Management
13 52 (4.15%) Electronic Trading
14 46 (3.67%) Problem Management
15 43 (3.43%) TOGAF
16 42 (3.35%) Incident Management
17 41 (3.27%) Infrastructure Management
18 39 (3.11%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 412 (32.85%) Perl
2 375 (29.90%) SQL
3 274 (21.85%) Java
4 254 (20.26%) Python
5 201 (16.03%) Bash Shell
6 128 (10.21%) Shell Script
7 96 (7.66%) C++
8 94 (7.50%) Korn
9 92 (7.34%) PowerShell
10 78 (6.22%) PHP
11 70 (5.58%) PL/SQL
12 66 (5.26%) C
13 61 (4.86%) JavaScript
14 50 (3.99%) Ruby
15 38 (3.03%) C#
16 30 (2.39%) VB
17 22 (1.75%) Jython
17 22 (1.75%) T-SQL
18 17 (1.36%) Clojure
19 15 (1.20%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 182 (14.51%) Degree
2 51 (4.07%) Security Cleared
3 33 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (2.55%) PMP
4 32 (2.55%) PMI Certification
5 30 (2.39%) SC Cleared
6 27 (2.15%) CCNP
7 24 (1.91%) DV Cleared
8 22 (1.75%) RHCE
9 21 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
10 18 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
11 17 (1.36%) CCNA
11 17 (1.36%) LPIC
12 15 (1.20%) Linux+ Certification
13 10 (0.80%) MCSE
13 10 (0.80%) OCP
13 10 (0.80%) Oracle Certification
14 9 (0.72%) MCSA
15 8 (0.64%) CCIE
15 8 (0.64%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (4.23%) QA
2 28 (2.23%) SLA
3 17 (1.36%) ISO 9001
4 15 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 11 (0.88%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.32%) COBIT
8 3 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.080%) Basel III
System Software
1 220 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 171 (13.64%) Active Directory
3 136 (10.85%) NFS
4 62 (4.94%) Hyper-V
5 57 (4.55%) vSphere
6 49 (3.91%) VMware ESX
7 43 (3.43%) Oracle RMAN
7 43 (3.43%) Oracle RAC
8 38 (3.03%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 34 (2.71%) Sendmail
10 32 (2.55%) KVM
11 31 (2.47%) XenApp
12 28 (2.23%) XenServer
12 28 (2.23%) Xen
13 24 (1.91%) SRDF
14 21 (1.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 20 (1.59%) MetaFrame
16 15 (1.20%) Postfix
17 13 (1.04%) Samba
17 13 (1.04%) Snort
Systems Management
1 142 (11.32%) Puppet
2 87 (6.94%) Opscode Chef
3 83 (6.62%) Nagios
4 74 (5.90%) Tivoli
5 46 (3.67%) NetBackup
6 45 (3.59%) CFEngine
7 44 (3.51%) OpenView
8 40 (3.19%) Backup Exec
9 36 (2.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 30 (2.39%) Cacti
10 30 (2.39%) Data Guard
11 29 (2.31%) SCOM
12 27 (2.15%) BMC PATROL
13 21 (1.67%) Norton AntiVirus
13 21 (1.67%) SCCM
14 17 (1.36%) CiscoWorks
15 16 (1.28%) SolarWinds Orion
16 15 (1.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 10 (0.80%) Ganglia
18 8 (0.64%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 532 (42.42%) Oracle
2 390 (31.10%) Red Hat
3 292 (23.29%) VMware
4 179 (14.27%) EMC
5 165 (13.16%) HP
6 157 (12.52%) Sun
7 142 (11.32%) IBM
8 141 (11.24%) Cisco
9 132 (10.53%) NetApp
10 124 (9.89%) Microsoft
11 120 (9.57%) Sybase
12 110 (8.77%) Veritas
13 103 (8.21%) Citrix
14 86 (6.86%) Symantec
15 72 (5.74%) JBoss
16 47 (3.75%) Intel
17 36 (2.87%) Hitachi
18 34 (2.71%) Fujitsu
19 33 (2.63%) BMC
20 31 (2.47%) Rackspace
London
The Metropolitan Police Service
Salary: Circa £36,479k + £3,501 Location Allowance to £41, 516
Posted: Yesterday
London
The Metropolitan Police Service
Salary: c£28,728 + £3,501 Location Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
London
The Metropolitan Police Service
Salary: Circa £42,350 + £3,501 Location Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Stock Options
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30 - £40 per annum + 30 days, final salary pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30.000 - 36.000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 48000 - 52000
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 46k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
SunGard
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40,000 45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 to £70000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £22000 to £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Great package and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago