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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 211 170 185
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +15
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 672 743 780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.39% 1.68% 1.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.07% 6.08% 5.55%
Number of salaries quoted 563 628 658
Average salary £60,000 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Operating Systems Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13257 12211 14053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.42% 27.56% 27.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11417 10377 12313
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +6 197 £57,500 -0.86% 26
Canary Wharf +16 20 £85,000 +36.00%
Docklands, London -4 11 £80,000 +33.33%
Surbiton - 5 £55,000 -
Chiswick -9 1 - -
New Malden -10 1 - -
Harrow - 1 £72,500 -
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 1037 (78.92%) Linux
2 797 (60.65%) UNIX
3 596 (45.36%) Oracle
4 594 (45.21%) Windows
5 570 (43.38%) Finance
6 431 (32.80%) SQL
7 372 (28.31%) Java
8 341 (25.95%) Perl
9 316 (24.05%) Red Hat
10 295 (22.45%) VMware
11 270 (20.55%) Apache
12 253 (19.25%) Banking
13 252 (19.18%) SAN
14 237 (18.04%) Firewall
15 230 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
16 228 (17.35%) Oracle Database
17 219 (16.67%) SQL Server
18 212 (16.13%) Tomcat
19 199 (15.14%) Python
19 199 (15.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 189 (14.38%) ITIL
21 185 (14.08%) DNS
22 183 (13.93%) EMC
23 182 (13.85%) HP
24 180 (13.70%) AIX
25 177 (13.47%) TCP/IP
26 167 (12.71%) Cisco
27 160 (12.18%) MySQL
28 154 (11.72%) Active Directory
29 153 (11.64%) IBM

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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
1 270 (20.55%) Apache
2 212 (16.13%) Tomcat
3 86 (6.54%) WebLogic
4 79 (6.01%) WebSphere
5 67 (5.10%) IIS
6 37 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
7 35 (2.66%) Node.js
7 35 (2.66%) MS Exchange
8 27 (2.05%) nginx
9 25 (1.90%) CMS
10 23 (1.75%) Drupal
10 23 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
11 22 (1.67%) GlassFish
11 22 (1.67%) Escenic
12 21 (1.60%) Oracle Coherence
12 21 (1.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 20 (1.52%) MQSeries
14 19 (1.45%) Oracle Service Bus
15 18 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
16 15 (1.14%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 47 (3.58%) MS Excel
2 21 (1.60%) MS Visio
3 18 (1.37%) MS Office
4 8 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 28 (2.13%) Oracle Applications
2 27 (2.05%) RMDS
3 24 (1.83%) Oracle EBS
4 21 (1.60%) Oracle EBS R12
5 17 (1.29%) Oracle General Ledger
5 17 (1.29%) Oracle 11i
6 14 (1.07%) Google Analytics
6 14 (1.07%) SunGard AvantGard
7 9 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
8 8 (0.61%) Oracle Receivables
9 7 (0.53%) ION MarketView
10 6 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 5 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
12 2 (0.15%) CSG Singleview
13 1 (0.076%) Staffware
13 1 (0.076%) Summit
13 1 (0.076%) Oracle Financials
13 1 (0.076%) Unica Affinium
13 1 (0.076%) Oracle Assets
13 1 (0.076%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 46 (3.50%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (3.42%) Joyent
3 30 (2.28%) IaaS
4 14 (1.07%) GitHub
4 14 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (0.91%) SaaS
6 10 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (0.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 252 (19.18%) SAN
2 237 (18.04%) Firewall
3 185 (14.08%) DNS
4 177 (13.47%) TCP/IP
5 148 (11.26%) NAS
6 89 (6.77%) WAN
7 88 (6.70%) HTTP
7 88 (6.70%) Internet
8 86 (6.54%) LAN
9 82 (6.24%) LDAP
10 71 (5.40%) DHCP
11 58 (4.41%) Fibre Channel
12 53 (4.03%) VPN
13 49 (3.73%) Multicast
14 46 (3.50%) FCoE
15 39 (2.97%) SMTP
16 32 (2.44%) FTP
17 30 (2.28%) SSL
18 29 (2.21%) SSH
18 29 (2.21%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (17.35%) Oracle Database
2 219 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 160 (12.18%) MySQL
4 122 (9.28%) Oracle Database 11g
5 104 (7.91%) Relational Database
6 71 (5.40%) Oracle Exadata
7 66 (5.02%) RDBMS
8 64 (4.87%) Redis
9 44 (3.35%) Hadoop
10 40 (3.04%) Oracle Database 10g
11 36 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
12 35 (2.66%) MongoDB
13 24 (1.83%) DB2
14 23 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
15 22 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
16 21 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
16 21 (1.60%) Oracle Database 12c
17 19 (1.45%) SQLPlus
17 19 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
18 18 (1.37%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 70 (5.33%) Git (software)
2 50 (3.81%) Subversion
3 40 (3.04%) Eclipse
4 34 (2.59%) JIRA
5 30 (2.28%) Jenkins
6 26 (1.98%) Firebug
7 19 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
8 17 (1.29%) Emacs
8 17 (1.29%) Cucumber
8 17 (1.29%) PhoneGap
8 17 (1.29%) Xcode
9 16 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 16 (1.22%) Introscope
9 16 (1.22%) TeamCity
10 14 (1.07%) RSpec
11 10 (0.76%) Maven
11 10 (0.76%) JUnit
11 10 (0.76%) IntelliJ
11 10 (0.76%) Metasploit
12 9 (0.68%) ClearCase
General
1 570 (43.38%) Finance
2 253 (19.25%) Banking
3 74 (5.63%) Telecoms
4 68 (5.18%) Front Office
5 58 (4.41%) Investment Banking
6 39 (2.97%) Retail
7 33 (2.51%) Publishing
8 26 (1.98%) Financial Institution
8 26 (1.98%) Marketing
9 23 (1.75%) Back Office
9 23 (1.75%) Games
10 16 (1.22%) Legal
11 14 (1.07%) Advertising
12 13 (0.99%) Law
13 10 (0.76%) Electronics
14 6 (0.46%) Manufacturing
14 6 (0.46%) General Ledger
15 5 (0.38%) International Banking
16 4 (0.30%) Online Betting
16 4 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 220 (16.74%) Administrator
2 175 (13.32%) Analyst
3 161 (12.25%) Architect
4 142 (10.81%) Systems Administrator
5 128 (9.74%) Developer
6 119 (9.06%) Applications Support
7 102 (7.76%) Support Analyst
8 95 (7.23%) Linux Administrator
9 93 (7.08%) Infrastructure Architect
10 90 (6.85%) Systems Engineer
11 76 (5.78%) Applications Support Analyst
12 63 (4.79%) DBA
13 62 (4.72%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 59 (4.49%) UNIX Administrator
15 52 (3.96%) Support Engineer
16 51 (3.88%) UNIX Engineer
17 47 (3.58%) Operations Analyst
18 46 (3.50%) Linux Engineer
19 45 (3.42%) UNIX Systems Administrator
19 45 (3.42%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (10.35%) XML
2 110 (8.37%) Middleware
3 99 (7.53%) Web Services
4 92 (7.00%) HTML
5 89 (6.77%) Oracle Fusion
6 65 (4.95%) CSS
7 47 (3.58%) .NET
7 47 (3.58%) XSLT
8 44 (3.35%) J2EE
9 42 (3.20%) Spring
10 35 (2.66%) JSON
11 30 (2.28%) WebSphere MQ
11 30 (2.28%) LAMP
12 23 (1.75%) JMX
13 22 (1.67%) Ajax
14 21 (1.60%) XML Schema
15 20 (1.52%) ActiveMQ
16 17 (1.29%) HTML5
16 17 (1.29%) Servlets
17 16 (1.22%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 114 (8.68%) Clustering
2 66 (5.02%) Computer Science
3 64 (4.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 62 (4.72%) Replication
4 62 (4.72%) Enterprise Storage
5 54 (4.11%) Derivative
6 53 (4.03%) Management Information System
7 50 (3.81%) Open Source
8 45 (3.42%) Hedge funds
8 45 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
9 29 (2.21%) Mainframe
10 28 (2.13%) Client/Server
11 26 (1.98%) Digital Media
12 25 (1.90%) Equities
13 22 (1.67%) Mobile App
14 20 (1.52%) Fixed Income
15 16 (1.22%) STB
15 16 (1.22%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 15 (1.14%) LPAR
16 15 (1.14%) DLPAR
Operating Systems
1 1037 (78.92%) Linux
2 797 (60.65%) UNIX
3 594 (45.21%) Windows
4 199 (15.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 180 (13.70%) AIX
6 152 (11.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 126 (9.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 84 (6.39%) HPUX
9 82 (6.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 77 (5.86%) Ubuntu
11 48 (3.65%) Debian
12 40 (3.04%) Oracle Linux
13 37 (2.82%) SUSE
14 23 (1.75%) Android
15 19 (1.45%) Apple iOS
16 17 (1.29%) Windows 7
17 14 (1.07%) Fedora
18 11 (0.84%) FreeBSD
18 11 (0.84%) Mac OS X
19 10 (0.76%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (14.38%) ITIL
2 128 (9.74%) Performance Tuning
3 124 (9.44%) Load Balancing
4 75 (5.71%) Risk Management
5 74 (5.63%) Incident Management
6 68 (5.18%) Benchmarking
6 68 (5.18%) DevOps
7 67 (5.10%) Change Management
8 66 (5.02%) Capacity Planning
9 62 (4.72%) PRINCE2
10 60 (4.57%) Project Management
11 58 (4.41%) Disaster Recovery
11 58 (4.41%) Low Latency
12 56 (4.26%) Configuration Management
13 52 (3.96%) SOA
14 49 (3.73%) Business Intelligence
15 47 (3.58%) Service Management
15 47 (3.58%) Migration
16 46 (3.50%) E-Commerce
16 46 (3.50%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 431 (32.80%) SQL
2 372 (28.31%) Java
3 341 (25.95%) Perl
4 199 (15.14%) Python
5 131 (9.97%) Bash Shell
6 119 (9.06%) Ruby
7 112 (8.52%) JavaScript
8 111 (8.45%) Shell Script
9 91 (6.93%) C++
10 89 (6.77%) PHP
11 88 (6.70%) PL/SQL
12 68 (5.18%) C
13 66 (5.02%) PowerShell
14 62 (4.72%) C#
15 48 (3.65%) Korn
16 25 (1.90%) Jython
17 23 (1.75%) Groovy
18 21 (1.60%) VB
19 20 (1.52%) Objective-C
20 17 (1.29%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 152 (11.57%) Degree
2 68 (5.18%) Security Cleared
3 47 (3.58%) SC Cleared
4 38 (2.89%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (2.05%) CISSP
6 24 (1.83%) PMP
6 24 (1.83%) PMI Certification
7 23 (1.75%) CCNP
8 21 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
9 20 (1.52%) DV Cleared
10 19 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
11 15 (1.14%) CCNA
12 14 (1.07%) CISM
13 13 (0.99%) LPIC
13 13 (0.99%) RHCE
14 11 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
14 11 (0.84%) OCP
14 11 (0.84%) MCSE
14 11 (0.84%) Linux+ Certification
15 10 (0.76%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (3.04%) SLA
2 38 (2.89%) QA
3 22 (1.67%) PCI DSS
4 18 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 16 (1.22%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.46%) COBIT
7 4 (0.30%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.076%) Basel III
System Software
1 230 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 154 (11.72%) Active Directory
3 150 (11.42%) NFS
4 89 (6.77%) vSphere
5 67 (5.10%) VMware ESX
6 66 (5.02%) Hyper-V
7 47 (3.58%) Oracle RAC
8 43 (3.27%) SRDF
9 27 (2.05%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 27 (2.05%) Oracle RMAN
10 26 (1.98%) KVM
11 21 (1.60%) Sendmail
12 19 (1.45%) Xen
13 18 (1.37%) XenApp
14 15 (1.14%) Postfix
15 13 (0.99%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 13 (0.99%) Docker
16 12 (0.91%) RHEV
16 12 (0.91%) Snort
17 11 (0.84%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 125 (9.51%) Puppet
2 83 (6.32%) Nagios
3 77 (5.86%) Opscode Chef
4 58 (4.41%) Tivoli
5 46 (3.50%) NetBackup
6 38 (2.89%) OpenView
7 36 (2.74%) SCOM
8 30 (2.28%) BMC PATROL
9 23 (1.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 22 (1.67%) CFEngine
11 21 (1.60%) SCCM
12 20 (1.52%) Data Guard
13 18 (1.37%) Backup Exec
14 15 (1.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 15 (1.14%) Cacti
14 15 (1.14%) OpenSSO
15 13 (0.99%) Legato
16 10 (0.76%) Nessus
17 9 (0.68%) CiscoWorks
18 8 (0.61%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 596 (45.36%) Oracle
2 316 (24.05%) Red Hat
3 295 (22.45%) VMware
4 183 (13.93%) EMC
5 182 (13.85%) HP
6 167 (12.71%) Cisco
7 153 (11.64%) IBM
8 147 (11.19%) Microsoft
8 147 (11.19%) NetApp
9 136 (10.35%) Sun
10 128 (9.74%) Sybase
11 96 (7.31%) Veritas
12 94 (7.15%) JBoss
13 73 (5.56%) Citrix
14 63 (4.79%) Intel
15 44 (3.35%) BMC
16 43 (3.27%) Symantec
17 40 (3.04%) Google
18 38 (2.89%) Brocade
19 32 (2.44%) Murex
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Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £63000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ECS
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Xceed
Salary: Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Xceed
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £22000 to £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £50000 per annum - Including Shift allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + Market Rates
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South West London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
HSBC
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
Fidessa
Salary: Competitive + Great Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Fidessa
Posted: 24 days ago