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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 263 226 186
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -40
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 481 611 709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.08% 1.32% 1.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.95% 4.81% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 417 518 589
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £90,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
12180 12695 12236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.29% 27.33% 27.77%
Number of salaries quoted 10569 10907 10455
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -45 110 £60,000 +4.34% 14
Wimbledon - 4 £51,000 -
Canary Wharf -11 2 - -
Croydon +9 1 £42,250 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames +7 1 £27,500 -38.88%
Docklands, London -6 1 £85,000 +6.25%
Chiswick - 1 - -
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 688 (78.54%) Linux
2 499 (56.96%) UNIX
3 489 (55.82%) Oracle
4 439 (50.11%) Finance
5 410 (46.80%) Windows
6 349 (39.84%) SQL
7 253 (28.88%) Java
8 212 (24.20%) Agile Software Development
9 206 (23.52%) Perl
10 205 (23.40%) SAN
11 187 (21.35%) Banking
12 182 (20.78%) Red Hat
12 182 (20.78%) SQL Server
13 178 (20.32%) NAS
14 172 (19.63%) Cisco
14 172 (19.63%) Middleware
15 171 (19.52%) VMware
16 167 (19.06%) NetApp
17 162 (18.49%) IBM
18 161 (18.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 154 (17.58%) Apache
20 151 (17.24%) EMC
21 145 (16.55%) WebSphere
22 142 (16.21%) LAN
23 140 (15.98%) NFS
23 140 (15.98%) Performance Tuning
24 133 (15.18%) WAN
25 130 (14.84%) AIX
25 130 (14.84%) XML
26 129 (14.73%) Oracle Database

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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
1 154 (17.58%) Apache
2 145 (16.55%) WebSphere
3 124 (14.16%) Tomcat
4 111 (12.67%) IIS
5 93 (10.62%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 92 (10.50%) Oracle Coherence
7 37 (4.22%) WebLogic
8 28 (3.20%) WebSphere Application Server
9 18 (2.05%) JBoss
9 18 (2.05%) MQSeries
10 14 (1.60%) Oracle Service Bus
11 13 (1.48%) CICS
12 11 (1.26%) SharePoint
13 10 (1.14%) OpenStack
13 10 (1.14%) GlassFish
14 8 (0.91%) WordPress
15 6 (0.68%) Oracle Application Server
15 6 (0.68%) IBM HTTP Server
16 5 (0.57%) Lync
17 4 (0.46%) Node.js
Applications
1 41 (4.68%) MS Excel
2 28 (3.20%) MS Visio
3 24 (2.74%) MS Office
4 5 (0.57%) MS Project
5 4 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 71 (8.11%) RMDS
2 13 (1.48%) Markit EDM
2 13 (1.48%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (1.03%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (0.91%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (0.80%) Oracle Payables
5 7 (0.80%) Oracle Receivables
5 7 (0.80%) Oracle Assets
5 7 (0.80%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (0.46%) LatentZero
6 4 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.46%) thinkFolio
6 4 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (0.34%) CSG Singleview
8 1 (0.11%) HiPortfolio
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.14%) GitHub
2 8 (0.91%) SaaS
3 6 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.46%) Office 365
4 4 (0.46%) Joyent
5 3 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.23%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 205 (23.40%) SAN
2 178 (20.32%) NAS
3 142 (16.21%) LAN
4 133 (15.18%) WAN
5 121 (13.81%) Multicast
6 114 (13.01%) FCoE
6 114 (13.01%) Fibre Channel
6 114 (13.01%) HTTP
7 102 (11.64%) Firewall
8 84 (9.59%) DNS
9 76 (8.68%) TCP/IP
10 48 (5.48%) iSCSI
11 44 (5.02%) Internet
12 39 (4.45%) VPN
13 29 (3.31%) LDAP
14 25 (2.85%) OSPF
14 25 (2.85%) BGP
15 24 (2.74%) MPLS
15 24 (2.74%) Cisco ASA
16 22 (2.51%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (20.78%) SQL Server
2 129 (14.73%) Oracle Database
3 77 (8.79%) Oracle Database 11g
4 70 (7.99%) Hadoop
5 67 (7.65%) HBase
6 61 (6.96%) DB2
7 52 (5.94%) Oracle Exadata
8 44 (5.02%) Relational Database
9 42 (4.79%) MySQL
10 29 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
11 28 (3.20%) RDBMS
11 28 (3.20%) Oracle Database 10g
12 17 (1.94%) BusinessObjects
13 15 (1.71%) Informix
13 15 (1.71%) MongoDB
14 14 (1.60%) Oracle Database 12c
14 14 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
15 9 (1.03%) OLTP
16 8 (0.91%) Oracle9i Database
16 8 (0.91%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 45 (5.14%) Subversion
2 38 (4.34%) TeamCity
3 33 (3.77%) Jenkins
4 30 (3.42%) Git (software)
5 25 (2.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 25 (2.85%) Maven
6 21 (2.40%) JIRA
7 19 (2.17%) Ant
8 13 (1.48%) FitNesse
9 12 (1.37%) Hudson
10 9 (1.03%) Visual Studio
11 8 (0.91%) Eclipse
11 8 (0.91%) CruiseControl
11 8 (0.91%) Oracle APEX
12 7 (0.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
14 3 (0.34%) ClearCase
14 3 (0.34%) JUnit
14 3 (0.34%) GDB
14 3 (0.34%) Gradle
General
1 439 (50.11%) Finance
2 187 (21.35%) Banking
3 47 (5.37%) Telecoms
4 44 (5.02%) Investment Banking
5 30 (3.42%) Retail
6 28 (3.20%) Front Office
6 28 (3.20%) Back Office
7 13 (1.48%) Games
8 9 (1.03%) Advertising
9 7 (0.80%) Law
10 6 (0.68%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.46%) Billing
11 4 (0.46%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.46%) Private Banking
12 3 (0.34%) Local Government
12 3 (0.34%) Legal
13 2 (0.23%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.23%) Publishing
13 2 (0.23%) Marketing
13 2 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 168 (19.18%) Architect
2 133 (15.18%) Infrastructure Architect
3 124 (14.16%) Developer
4 90 (10.27%) Administrator
5 87 (9.93%) Solutions Architect
6 75 (8.56%) Applications Support
7 68 (7.76%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 66 (7.53%) Analyst
9 57 (6.51%) Systems Administrator
10 47 (5.37%) Lead Architect
11 46 (5.25%) Lead Solutions Architect
12 44 (5.02%) UNIX Engineer
13 43 (4.91%) Support Analyst
14 40 (4.57%) Systems Engineer
15 35 (4.00%) C++ Developer
16 34 (3.88%) Junior
17 33 (3.77%) Technical Architect
18 30 (3.42%) Project Manager
19 29 (3.31%) DBA
19 29 (3.31%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (19.63%) Middleware
2 130 (14.84%) XML
3 113 (12.90%) HTML
4 76 (8.68%) XSLT
5 68 (7.76%) Rendezvous
6 67 (7.65%) Ultra Messaging
7 64 (7.31%) .NET
8 49 (5.59%) Oracle Fusion
9 46 (5.25%) J2EE
10 35 (4.00%) Web Services
11 32 (3.65%) JSON
12 27 (3.08%) STL
13 26 (2.97%) Spring
13 26 (2.97%) WebSphere MQ
14 20 (2.28%) JMS
15 18 (2.05%) CSS
15 18 (2.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 15 (1.71%) WebSphere Message Broker
16 15 (1.71%) JSP
17 14 (1.60%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 98 (11.19%) Data Centre
2 75 (8.56%) Computer Science
3 68 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
4 60 (6.85%) Mainframe
5 38 (4.34%) Clustering
6 34 (3.88%) Derivative
7 25 (2.85%) Hedge funds
8 23 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 22 (2.51%) Enterprise Storage
10 17 (1.94%) Management Information System
11 16 (1.83%) SWIFT
11 16 (1.83%) EMC VNX
12 15 (1.71%) Fixed Income
13 14 (1.60%) Equities
13 14 (1.60%) Algorithms
14 13 (1.48%) PKI
15 12 (1.37%) Replication
15 12 (1.37%) PlayStation
16 11 (1.26%) CLARiiON
17 10 (1.14%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 688 (78.54%) Linux
2 499 (56.96%) UNIX
3 410 (46.80%) Windows
4 161 (18.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 130 (14.84%) AIX
6 41 (4.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 35 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 33 (3.77%) HPUX
9 30 (3.42%) Oracle Linux
10 29 (3.31%) Ubuntu
11 26 (2.97%) Debian
12 25 (2.85%) CentOS
13 19 (2.17%) Windows 8
13 19 (2.17%) zOS
14 15 (1.71%) Fedora
15 13 (1.48%) MVS
15 13 (1.48%) Windows 7
16 11 (1.26%) Apple iOS
16 11 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
17 10 (1.14%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (24.20%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (15.98%) Performance Tuning
3 114 (13.01%) Benchmarking
4 73 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 70 (7.99%) ITIL
6 59 (6.74%) DevOps
7 55 (6.28%) Multithreading
7 55 (6.28%) Risk Management
8 54 (6.16%) SDLC
9 51 (5.82%) OOD
10 50 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
11 49 (5.59%) Project Management
12 48 (5.48%) Load Balancing
13 42 (4.79%) Service Delivery
14 40 (4.57%) OO
15 38 (4.34%) Migration
16 33 (3.77%) PRINCE2
17 31 (3.54%) Problem Management
18 27 (3.08%) Configuration Management
18 27 (3.08%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 349 (39.84%) SQL
2 253 (28.88%) Java
3 206 (23.52%) Perl
4 114 (13.01%) Python
5 109 (12.44%) JavaScript
6 86 (9.82%) PL/SQL
7 81 (9.25%) C++
8 73 (8.33%) Shell Script
9 64 (7.31%) Bash Shell
10 56 (6.39%) PowerShell
11 36 (4.11%) C#
12 34 (3.88%) PHP
13 33 (3.77%) Korn
14 31 (3.54%) Ruby
15 30 (3.42%) C
16 21 (2.40%) AWK
16 21 (2.40%) sed
17 20 (2.28%) T-SQL
18 13 (1.48%) JCL
18 13 (1.48%) XPath
Qualifications
1 90 (10.27%) Degree
2 30 (3.42%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (2.74%) PMP
3 24 (2.74%) PMI Certification
4 22 (2.51%) CCNP
5 18 (2.05%) CCIE
6 16 (1.83%) CCIP
7 12 (1.37%) Security Cleared
8 9 (1.03%) CISSP
9 7 (0.80%) OCP
9 7 (0.80%) OCA
9 7 (0.80%) Oracle Certification
9 7 (0.80%) CEH
10 6 (0.68%) GCIA
10 6 (0.68%) GCIH
10 6 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.68%) RHCSA
11 5 (0.57%) SC Cleared
11 5 (0.57%) CCNA
12 4 (0.46%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (3.88%) QA
2 16 (1.83%) SLA
3 14 (1.60%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.46%) FISMA
7 1 (0.11%) CRD IV
System Software
1 140 (15.98%) NFS
2 128 (14.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 116 (13.24%) SRDF
4 91 (10.39%) Oracle RAC
5 73 (8.33%) Xen
6 71 (8.11%) Active Directory
7 65 (7.42%) Hyper-V
8 61 (6.96%) KVM
9 31 (3.54%) vSphere
10 25 (2.85%) VMware ESX
11 18 (2.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 9 (1.03%) Samba
13 8 (0.91%) Squid
14 7 (0.80%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 6 (0.68%) iptables
15 6 (0.68%) Sendmail
16 5 (0.57%) Terminal Services
16 5 (0.57%) XenServer
17 4 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
17 4 (0.46%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 69 (7.88%) Puppet
2 40 (4.57%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (4.11%) Nagios
4 35 (4.00%) Tivoli
5 33 (3.77%) Oracle ZFS
6 28 (3.20%) NetBackup
7 25 (2.85%) SCCM
8 23 (2.63%) Data Guard
9 17 (1.94%) Cacti
10 15 (1.71%) Oracle RMAN
10 15 (1.71%) OpenView
11 14 (1.60%) SolarWinds Orion
12 13 (1.48%) Ansible
13 12 (1.37%) CFEngine
14 11 (1.26%) SCOM
15 9 (1.03%) BladeLogic
16 8 (0.91%) Unicenter
17 7 (0.80%) ITRS Geneos
18 6 (0.68%) ZABBIX
18 6 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 489 (55.82%) Oracle
2 182 (20.78%) Red Hat
3 172 (19.63%) Cisco
4 171 (19.52%) VMware
5 167 (19.06%) NetApp
6 162 (18.49%) IBM
7 151 (17.24%) EMC
8 124 (14.16%) Intel
9 110 (12.56%) Sybase
10 83 (9.47%) HP
11 77 (8.79%) TIBCO
12 76 (8.68%) Sun
13 73 (8.33%) Microsoft
14 67 (7.65%) DataSynapse
15 66 (7.53%) Veritas
16 29 (3.31%) Juniper
16 29 (3.31%) F5
17 25 (2.85%) Citrix
18 18 (2.05%) Symantec
19 12 (1.37%) Brocade
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
THE RACING POST
Salary: dependent on experience)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
JM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
SUPERDRUG STORES PLC
Salary: Up to £33,500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £4,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, BUPA, Life Insurance & More
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 11 days ago