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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 222 197 191
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -6
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 576 666 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.26% 1.50% 1.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.62% 5.45% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 482 560 612
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 £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
12472 12220 13798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.24% 27.46% 27.40%
Number of salaries quoted 10669 10520 12078
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +44 184 £57,500 +4.54% 19
Canary Wharf +14 6 £51,000 -27.14%
Docklands, London -1 6 £82,500 +13.79% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £52,500 -
Greenford - 2 - -
Surbiton -5 1 £55,000 +11.67%
Croydon -8 1 - -
New Malden -13 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 23 September 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.

1 983 (80.18%) Linux
2 739 (60.28%) UNIX
3 556 (45.35%) Windows
4 527 (42.99%) Finance
5 518 (42.25%) Oracle
6 378 (30.83%) SQL
7 344 (28.06%) Java
8 305 (24.88%) Perl
9 290 (23.65%) Red Hat
10 278 (22.68%) VMware
11 271 (22.10%) Apache
12 246 (20.07%) Banking
13 243 (19.82%) SQL Server
14 238 (19.41%) SAN
15 229 (18.68%) Tomcat
16 221 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
17 216 (17.62%) AIX
18 215 (17.54%) Python
19 211 (17.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 209 (17.05%) DNS
21 208 (16.97%) Firewall
22 203 (16.56%) TCP/IP
23 188 (15.33%) IBM
24 182 (14.85%) ITIL
25 181 (14.76%) EMC
26 180 (14.68%) Cisco
27 177 (14.44%) Microsoft
28 175 (14.27%) NFS
29 167 (13.62%) MySQL
30 165 (13.46%) Oracle Database

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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
1 271 (22.10%) Apache
2 229 (18.68%) Tomcat
3 91 (7.42%) WebLogic
4 89 (7.26%) WebSphere
5 66 (5.38%) IIS
6 41 (3.34%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 33 (2.69%) Node.js
8 31 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
8 31 (2.53%) MS Exchange
9 28 (2.28%) CMS
10 27 (2.20%) Oracle Coherence
10 27 (2.20%) nginx
11 25 (2.04%) Drupal
12 24 (1.96%) Oracle Service Bus
12 24 (1.96%) Escenic
13 23 (1.88%) GlassFish
14 18 (1.47%) WebLogic Portal
14 18 (1.47%) MQSeries
14 18 (1.47%) SharePoint
15 17 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 45 (3.67%) MS Excel
2 35 (2.85%) MS Visio
3 24 (1.96%) MS Office
4 6 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.41%) MS Project
6 1 (0.082%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 37 (3.02%) Oracle Applications
2 35 (2.85%) RMDS
3 31 (2.53%) Oracle EBS
4 29 (2.37%) Oracle EBS R12
5 26 (2.12%) Oracle 11i
6 14 (1.14%) Google Analytics
7 12 (0.98%) Oracle General Ledger
8 9 (0.73%) Oracle BPM
9 7 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 6 (0.49%) SunGard AvantGard
10 6 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
11 4 (0.33%) Oracle Receivables
12 2 (0.16%) ION MarketView
12 2 (0.16%) CSG Singleview
12 2 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
13 1 (0.082%) Unica Affinium
13 1 (0.082%) Oracle Assets
13 1 (0.082%) Markit EDM
13 1 (0.082%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 44 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (3.18%) Joyent
3 28 (2.28%) IaaS
4 14 (1.14%) GitHub
4 14 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (0.73%) Office 365
7 2 (0.16%) SaaS
7 2 (0.16%) PaaS
7 2 (0.16%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 238 (19.41%) SAN
2 209 (17.05%) DNS
3 208 (16.97%) Firewall
4 203 (16.56%) TCP/IP
5 125 (10.20%) NAS
6 120 (9.79%) LDAP
7 91 (7.42%) HTTP
8 88 (7.18%) WAN
9 83 (6.77%) LAN
10 73 (5.95%) Internet
11 70 (5.71%) Fibre Channel
12 66 (5.38%) Multicast
13 60 (4.89%) DHCP
14 57 (4.65%) VPN
15 53 (4.32%) SSH
16 50 (4.08%) FCoE
17 42 (3.43%) iSCSI
18 34 (2.77%) Wireshark
18 34 (2.77%) Network Security
18 34 (2.77%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 243 (19.82%) SQL Server
2 167 (13.62%) MySQL
3 165 (13.46%) Oracle Database
4 102 (8.32%) Oracle Database 11g
5 83 (6.77%) Relational Database
6 57 (4.65%) Hadoop
7 53 (4.32%) Redis
8 52 (4.24%) DB2
9 44 (3.59%) Oracle Exadata
10 43 (3.51%) Oracle Database 10g
11 42 (3.43%) RDBMS
12 40 (3.26%) MongoDB
13 29 (2.37%) PostgreSQL
14 24 (1.96%) Oracle Discoverer
15 23 (1.88%) Oracle Database 12c
16 22 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
17 20 (1.63%) HBase
18 19 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
19 18 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
19 18 (1.47%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 67 (5.46%) Git (software)
2 43 (3.51%) Subversion
3 38 (3.10%) Eclipse
4 33 (2.69%) Jenkins
5 29 (2.37%) JIRA
6 26 (2.12%) Firebug
7 21 (1.71%) TeamCity
8 19 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
9 18 (1.47%) Cucumber
10 17 (1.39%) Emacs
11 14 (1.14%) RSpec
12 12 (0.98%) Xcode
13 10 (0.82%) ClearCase
13 10 (0.82%) Introscope
13 10 (0.82%) IntelliJ
13 10 (0.82%) JUnit
13 10 (0.82%) Visual Studio
13 10 (0.82%) Metasploit
14 9 (0.73%) Maven
14 9 (0.73%) Hudson
General
1 527 (42.99%) Finance
2 246 (20.07%) Banking
3 102 (8.32%) Telecoms
4 59 (4.81%) Front Office
5 57 (4.65%) Investment Banking
6 31 (2.53%) Retail
7 28 (2.28%) Publishing
8 24 (1.96%) Marketing
9 22 (1.79%) Games
9 22 (1.79%) Financial Institution
10 21 (1.71%) Back Office
11 18 (1.47%) Law
12 12 (0.98%) Legal
13 11 (0.90%) Electronics
13 11 (0.90%) Advertising
14 9 (0.73%) Manufacturing
15 4 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.33%) Online Betting
15 4 (0.33%) General Ledger
16 3 (0.24%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 191 (15.58%) Administrator
2 169 (13.78%) Analyst
3 137 (11.17%) Developer
4 120 (9.79%) Systems Administrator
5 116 (9.46%) Architect
6 91 (7.42%) Applications Support
7 86 (7.01%) Linux Administrator
8 82 (6.69%) Support Analyst
9 80 (6.53%) Infrastructure Architect
10 69 (5.63%) Systems Engineer
11 65 (5.30%) UNIX Engineer
12 64 (5.22%) Team Leader
13 62 (5.06%) DBA
14 56 (4.57%) Applications Support Analyst
14 56 (4.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 55 (4.49%) UNIX Administrator
16 52 (4.24%) Support Engineer
17 50 (4.08%) C++ Developer
18 49 (4.00%) Oracle DBA
19 48 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (8.81%) XML
2 105 (8.56%) Middleware
3 95 (7.75%) HTML
4 87 (7.10%) Web Services
5 71 (5.79%) Oracle Fusion
6 58 (4.73%) CSS
7 54 (4.40%) .NET
8 42 (3.43%) J2EE
8 42 (3.43%) XSLT
8 42 (3.43%) Spring
9 35 (2.85%) WebSphere MQ
10 32 (2.61%) LAMP
11 26 (2.12%) JSON
12 24 (1.96%) Ajax
13 20 (1.63%) ActiveMQ
13 20 (1.63%) Rendezvous
14 18 (1.47%) JMX
14 18 (1.47%) STL
15 17 (1.39%) Servlets
16 16 (1.31%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 104 (8.48%) Clustering
2 83 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
3 73 (5.95%) Computer Science
4 67 (5.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 64 (5.22%) Hedge funds
6 53 (4.32%) Open Source
7 51 (4.16%) Enterprise Storage
8 42 (3.43%) Replication
9 40 (3.26%) Derivative
10 38 (3.10%) Management Information System
11 31 (2.53%) LPAR
11 31 (2.53%) DLPAR
12 29 (2.37%) Digital Media
13 24 (1.96%) Mobile App
14 23 (1.88%) Equities
15 20 (1.63%) Fixed Income
15 20 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
16 17 (1.39%) PKI
17 15 (1.22%) Mainframe
17 15 (1.22%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 983 (80.18%) Linux
2 739 (60.28%) UNIX
3 556 (45.35%) Windows
4 216 (17.62%) AIX
5 211 (17.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 128 (10.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 99 (8.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 79 (6.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 78 (6.36%) Ubuntu
10 70 (5.71%) HPUX
11 44 (3.59%) Debian
12 37 (3.02%) SUSE
13 24 (1.96%) Apple iOS
14 21 (1.71%) Oracle Linux
15 17 (1.39%) Windows 7
16 16 (1.31%) Android
17 15 (1.22%) Mac OS X
18 14 (1.14%) FreeBSD
18 14 (1.14%) Fedora
19 12 (0.98%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (14.85%) ITIL
2 122 (9.95%) Performance Tuning
3 102 (8.32%) Load Balancing
4 87 (7.10%) Project Management
5 82 (6.69%) Agile Software Development
6 70 (5.71%) Benchmarking
7 69 (5.63%) E-Commerce
8 64 (5.22%) Capacity Planning
9 62 (5.06%) Incident Management
10 61 (4.98%) Configuration Management
11 60 (4.89%) Change Management
11 60 (4.89%) Low Latency
12 58 (4.73%) DevOps
13 55 (4.49%) Multithreading
14 54 (4.40%) OO
14 54 (4.40%) Programme Management
15 50 (4.08%) Risk Management
15 50 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
16 49 (4.00%) PRINCE2
16 49 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 378 (30.83%) SQL
2 344 (28.06%) Java
3 305 (24.88%) Perl
4 215 (17.54%) Python
5 126 (10.28%) Ruby
5 126 (10.28%) Bash Shell
6 120 (9.79%) Shell Script
7 106 (8.65%) JavaScript
8 96 (7.83%) C++
9 87 (7.10%) PHP
10 78 (6.36%) PL/SQL
11 57 (4.65%) C#
12 51 (4.16%) C
12 51 (4.16%) Korn
13 31 (2.53%) PowerShell
14 22 (1.79%) Groovy
15 20 (1.63%) Jython
16 19 (1.55%) Objective-C
17 15 (1.22%) T-SQL
18 13 (1.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 135 (11.01%) Degree
2 49 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 45 (3.67%) Security Cleared
4 36 (2.94%) SC Cleared
5 30 (2.45%) CISSP
6 27 (2.20%) CCNP
7 20 (1.63%) RHCE
8 19 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (1.39%) Linux+ Certification
9 17 (1.39%) LPIC
10 15 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 14 (1.14%) CISM
11 14 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
12 13 (1.06%) PMP
12 13 (1.06%) PMI Certification
12 13 (1.06%) CCNA
13 12 (0.98%) CCIE
13 12 (0.98%) MCITP
14 11 (0.90%) DV Cleared
14 11 (0.90%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (3.51%) SLA
2 28 (2.28%) PCI DSS
3 26 (2.12%) QA
4 21 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 11 (0.90%) COBIT
7 10 (0.82%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 221 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 175 (14.27%) NFS
3 127 (10.36%) Active Directory
4 93 (7.59%) vSphere
5 52 (4.24%) VMware ESX
5 52 (4.24%) Hyper-V
6 48 (3.92%) Oracle RAC
7 47 (3.83%) SRDF
8 31 (2.53%) KVM
9 28 (2.28%) Xen
10 25 (2.04%) Oracle RMAN
11 23 (1.88%) Postfix
12 20 (1.63%) Sendmail
13 18 (1.47%) XenApp
14 17 (1.39%) Squid
15 15 (1.22%) Docker
16 14 (1.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 14 (1.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 12 (0.98%) XenDesktop
18 10 (0.82%) Snort
Systems Management
1 127 (10.36%) Puppet
2 78 (6.36%) Nagios
3 69 (5.63%) Opscode Chef
4 66 (5.38%) Tivoli
5 59 (4.81%) NetBackup
6 33 (2.69%) SCOM
7 31 (2.53%) OpenView
8 30 (2.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 27 (2.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 26 (2.12%) BMC PATROL
11 25 (2.04%) CFEngine
12 24 (1.96%) Data Guard
13 18 (1.47%) Legato
14 15 (1.22%) Ansible
15 13 (1.06%) SCCM
16 12 (0.98%) OpenSSO
17 10 (0.82%) ZABBIX
17 10 (0.82%) Cacti
17 10 (0.82%) Control-M
17 10 (0.82%) Nessus
Vendors
1 518 (42.25%) Oracle
2 290 (23.65%) Red Hat
3 278 (22.68%) VMware
4 188 (15.33%) IBM
5 181 (14.76%) EMC
6 180 (14.68%) Cisco
7 177 (14.44%) Microsoft
8 164 (13.38%) NetApp
9 159 (12.97%) HP
10 134 (10.93%) Sun
11 113 (9.22%) Sybase
12 89 (7.26%) JBoss
13 87 (7.10%) Veritas
14 63 (5.14%) Citrix
15 51 (4.16%) Intel
16 46 (3.75%) Symantec
17 41 (3.34%) Reuters
18 40 (3.26%) CheckPoint
18 40 (3.26%) Google
18 40 (3.26%) Brocade
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £75000 to £85000 per annum - Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Good benefits / Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + + massive bonus potential + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £63000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Xceed
Salary: Benefits/Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Xceed
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits are offered
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits offered.
Posted: 14 days ago