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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 224 216 185
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -31
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 535 598 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.30% 1.40% 1.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.57% 4.94% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 445 502 591
Average salary £65,000 £61,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +12.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £87,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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
11710 12112 12720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 28.37% 28.35% 27.99%
Number of salaries quoted 10035 10132 11010
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +8 134 £57,500 +4.54% 18
Surbiton - 6 £55,000 -
Greenwich - 2 - -
Wimbledon - 2 £65,000 -
Croydon +10 1 £45,000 -
Canary Wharf -7 1 £72,500 -14.70%
Bromley - 1 £42,500 -
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 844 (80.77%) Linux
2 726 (69.47%) UNIX
3 491 (46.99%) Oracle
4 475 (45.45%) Finance
5 435 (41.63%) Windows
6 315 (30.14%) SQL
7 305 (29.19%) Perl
8 273 (26.12%) Java
9 264 (25.26%) SAN
10 244 (23.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 240 (22.97%) VMware
12 235 (22.49%) Red Hat
13 221 (21.15%) DNS
14 213 (20.38%) SQL Server
15 211 (20.19%) Banking
16 204 (19.52%) VMware Infrastructure
17 199 (19.04%) AIX
18 198 (18.95%) IBM
19 182 (17.42%) NetApp
20 181 (17.32%) Microsoft
20 181 (17.32%) Cisco
21 180 (17.22%) Tomcat
22 179 (17.13%) TCP/IP
23 176 (16.84%) Apache
24 168 (16.08%) Python
24 168 (16.08%) NFS
25 165 (15.79%) EMC
26 155 (14.83%) NAS
27 149 (14.26%) Shell Script
28 141 (13.49%) Middleware

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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
1 180 (17.22%) Tomcat
2 176 (16.84%) Apache
3 123 (11.77%) WebSphere
4 81 (7.75%) WebLogic
5 65 (6.22%) IIS
6 56 (5.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 43 (4.11%) Oracle Service Bus
8 42 (4.02%) JBoss
8 42 (4.02%) MS Exchange
9 38 (3.64%) WebSphere Application Server
10 37 (3.54%) GlassFish
11 34 (3.25%) Oracle Coherence
12 29 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
13 27 (2.58%) MQSeries
14 19 (1.82%) CMS
14 19 (1.82%) IBM HTTP Server
15 16 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2010
15 16 (1.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 14 (1.34%) nginx
17 11 (1.05%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 50 (4.78%) MS Office
2 30 (2.87%) MS Visio
3 26 (2.49%) MS Excel
4 4 (0.38%) MS Project
5 1 (0.096%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 28 (2.68%) RMDS
2 12 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (1.05%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (0.96%) Oracle Applications
5 9 (0.86%) Oracle 11i
6 8 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 7 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
8 4 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
10 2 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
10 2 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
11 1 (0.096%) Oracle Payables
11 1 (0.096%) Oracle Receivables
11 1 (0.096%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (0.86%) Joyent
3 8 (0.77%) IaaS
4 7 (0.67%) SaaS
5 5 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.29%) PaaS
7 3 (0.29%) Heroku
8 2 (0.19%) GitHub
9 1 (0.096%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 264 (25.26%) SAN
2 221 (21.15%) DNS
3 179 (17.13%) TCP/IP
4 155 (14.83%) NAS
5 117 (11.20%) LDAP
5 117 (11.20%) LAN
6 111 (10.62%) HTTP
7 104 (9.95%) Firewall
8 101 (9.67%) WAN
9 94 (9.00%) Multicast
10 82 (7.85%) Fibre Channel
11 70 (6.70%) DHCP
11 70 (6.70%) VPN
12 66 (6.32%) FCoE
13 61 (5.84%) FTP
14 52 (4.98%) Internet
15 45 (4.31%) iSCSI
16 34 (3.25%) Cisco ASA
17 32 (3.06%) Wireshark
17 32 (3.06%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 213 (20.38%) SQL Server
2 123 (11.77%) Oracle Database
3 101 (9.67%) MySQL
4 94 (9.00%) DB2
5 70 (6.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 57 (5.45%) Relational Database
7 47 (4.50%) RDBMS
8 45 (4.31%) Hadoop
9 40 (3.83%) Oracle Exadata
10 34 (3.25%) MongoDB
11 30 (2.87%) Oracle Reports
12 26 (2.49%) HBase
13 21 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
14 20 (1.91%) Oracle Database 10g
14 20 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
15 19 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
16 17 (1.63%) Oracle Database 12c
17 15 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
18 13 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
19 10 (0.96%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 41 (3.92%) Jenkins
2 40 (3.83%) Git (software)
3 29 (2.78%) Eclipse
4 17 (1.63%) Hudson
5 16 (1.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 16 (1.53%) InstallShield
6 15 (1.44%) TeamCity
6 15 (1.44%) Maven
6 15 (1.44%) Mercurial
7 11 (1.05%) CruiseControl
7 11 (1.05%) Subversion
8 8 (0.77%) Emacs
9 7 (0.67%) JIRA
10 5 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (0.38%) ClearCase
11 4 (0.38%) Toad
11 4 (0.38%) Bugzilla
11 4 (0.38%) Firebug
11 4 (0.38%) SoapUI
11 4 (0.38%) Mockito
General
1 475 (45.45%) Finance
2 211 (20.19%) Banking
3 99 (9.47%) Telecoms
4 69 (6.60%) Investment Banking
5 40 (3.83%) Retail
6 36 (3.44%) Front Office
7 34 (3.25%) Marketing
8 22 (2.11%) Publishing
9 14 (1.34%) Financial Institution
9 14 (1.34%) Law
10 13 (1.24%) Games
11 12 (1.15%) Manufacturing
12 11 (1.05%) Back Office
13 8 (0.77%) Electronics
13 8 (0.77%) Advertising
14 5 (0.48%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.38%) Legal
15 4 (0.38%) Aerospace
16 3 (0.29%) Military
17 1 (0.096%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 166 (15.89%) Analyst
2 150 (14.35%) Administrator
3 134 (12.82%) Developer
4 127 (12.15%) Architect
5 95 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 93 (8.90%) Infrastructure Architect
7 83 (7.94%) Systems Administrator
8 82 (7.85%) UNIX Engineer
9 73 (6.99%) C++ Developer
10 68 (6.51%) Applications Support
11 56 (5.36%) Linux Administrator
11 56 (5.36%) Storage Engineer
12 55 (5.26%) UNIX Administrator
13 52 (4.98%) Solutions Architect
14 50 (4.78%) Systems Engineer
15 47 (4.50%) Applications Support Analyst
16 42 (4.02%) Team Leader
16 42 (4.02%) Linux Engineer
17 39 (3.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 38 (3.64%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (13.49%) Middleware
2 74 (7.08%) XML
3 56 (5.36%) HTML
4 49 (4.69%) Spring
5 47 (4.50%) FIX Protocol
6 46 (4.40%) J2EE
7 44 (4.21%) Web Services
8 41 (3.92%) Oracle Fusion
9 34 (3.25%) XSLT
10 31 (2.97%) .NET
11 28 (2.68%) STL
12 27 (2.58%) CSS
12 27 (2.58%) WebSphere MQ
13 26 (2.49%) Rendezvous
14 21 (2.01%) ActiveMQ
14 21 (2.01%) SOAP
15 20 (1.91%) RESTful
16 19 (1.82%) JDBC
17 17 (1.63%) Hibernate
18 16 (1.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 98 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 86 (8.23%) Clustering
3 69 (6.60%) Computer Science
4 63 (6.03%) Hedge funds
5 39 (3.73%) PKI
6 36 (3.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 34 (3.25%) Replication
7 34 (3.25%) Open Source
8 33 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
8 33 (3.16%) Equities
9 29 (2.78%) Derivative
10 23 (2.20%) Fixed Income
10 23 (2.20%) Algorithms
11 22 (2.11%) Enterprise Storage
12 21 (2.01%) Management Information System
13 20 (1.91%) Mainframe
14 18 (1.72%) LPAR
14 18 (1.72%) DLPAR
15 16 (1.53%) Mobile App
16 15 (1.44%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 844 (80.77%) Linux
2 726 (69.47%) UNIX
3 435 (41.63%) Windows
4 244 (23.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 199 (19.04%) AIX
6 65 (6.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 48 (4.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 42 (4.02%) Ubuntu
9 39 (3.73%) HPUX
10 33 (3.16%) Windows XP
11 30 (2.87%) SUSE
12 23 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
13 21 (2.01%) Windows NT
13 21 (2.01%) Apple iOS
14 19 (1.82%) Debian
15 15 (1.44%) Windows 7
16 14 (1.34%) Windows 8
17 13 (1.24%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 13 (1.24%) Mac OS X
18 12 (1.15%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (12.44%) ITIL
2 111 (10.62%) Performance Tuning
3 101 (9.67%) Agile Software Development
4 87 (8.33%) Project Management
5 72 (6.89%) Benchmarking
6 71 (6.79%) Multithreading
7 70 (6.70%) Load Balancing
7 70 (6.70%) Release Management
8 67 (6.41%) Programme Management
9 65 (6.22%) Capacity Planning
10 60 (5.74%) E-Commerce
11 58 (5.55%) Low Latency
12 56 (5.36%) OO
13 51 (4.88%) Mentoring
14 50 (4.78%) Configuration Management
15 49 (4.69%) DevOps
16 45 (4.31%) Problem Management
16 45 (4.31%) Continuous Integration
17 44 (4.21%) SOA
18 38 (3.64%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 315 (30.14%) SQL
2 305 (29.19%) Perl
3 273 (26.12%) Java
4 168 (16.08%) Python
5 149 (14.26%) Shell Script
6 134 (12.82%) C++
7 109 (10.43%) Bash Shell
8 70 (6.70%) JavaScript
9 62 (5.93%) PL/SQL
10 55 (5.26%) Ruby
11 51 (4.88%) PHP
12 40 (3.83%) C#
13 33 (3.16%) C
14 30 (2.87%) T-SQL
15 27 (2.58%) Objective-C
16 26 (2.49%) Korn
17 21 (2.01%) Bourne shell
18 10 (0.96%) Scala
18 10 (0.96%) sed
18 10 (0.96%) AWK
Qualifications
1 124 (11.87%) Degree
2 36 (3.44%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (2.78%) RHCE
4 27 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 25 (2.39%) MCITP
6 23 (2.20%) CCNP
7 21 (2.01%) RHCSA
8 17 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 16 (1.53%) CISSP
10 15 (1.44%) CCIE
10 15 (1.44%) Security Cleared
11 13 (1.24%) MCDST
11 13 (1.24%) A+ Certification
11 13 (1.24%) PMP
11 13 (1.24%) PMI Certification
12 12 (1.15%) MCSE
12 12 (1.15%) SC Cleared
13 11 (1.05%) OCP
13 11 (1.05%) OCA
13 11 (1.05%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (5.45%) QA
2 44 (4.21%) SLA
3 13 (1.24%) PCI DSS
4 12 (1.15%) COBIT
5 11 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 204 (19.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 168 (16.08%) NFS
3 80 (7.66%) Active Directory
4 79 (7.56%) vSphere
5 70 (6.70%) Oracle RAC
6 66 (6.32%) SRDF
7 45 (4.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 37 (3.54%) KVM
8 37 (3.54%) Hyper-V
8 37 (3.54%) Squid
9 34 (3.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 30 (2.87%) XenApp
11 27 (2.58%) Xen
12 26 (2.49%) VMware ESX
13 22 (2.11%) Oracle RMAN
14 15 (1.44%) Firmware
14 15 (1.44%) XenDesktop
14 15 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
15 14 (1.34%) Sendmail
15 14 (1.34%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 99 (9.47%) Puppet
2 80 (7.66%) NetBackup
3 64 (6.12%) Nagios
4 55 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
5 31 (2.97%) Tivoli
5 31 (2.97%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 28 (2.68%) Legato
7 24 (2.30%) Data Guard
8 21 (2.01%) McAfee ePO
9 16 (1.53%) yum
9 16 (1.53%) SCOM
9 16 (1.53%) WSUS
10 15 (1.44%) ZABBIX
11 14 (1.34%) OpenView
12 12 (1.15%) Backup Exec
13 11 (1.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 10 (0.96%) CFEngine
14 10 (0.96%) ITRS Geneos
14 10 (0.96%) Ansible
14 10 (0.96%) Control-M
Vendors
1 491 (46.99%) Oracle
2 240 (22.97%) VMware
3 235 (22.49%) Red Hat
4 198 (18.95%) IBM
5 182 (17.42%) NetApp
6 181 (17.32%) Microsoft
6 181 (17.32%) Cisco
7 165 (15.79%) EMC
8 133 (12.73%) HP
9 110 (10.53%) Sun
10 106 (10.14%) Veritas
11 99 (9.47%) Sybase
12 66 (6.32%) Intel
12 66 (6.32%) Brocade
13 54 (5.17%) Citrix
14 51 (4.88%) Symantec
15 38 (3.64%) CheckPoint
15 38 (3.64%) Juniper
16 36 (3.44%) F5
17 35 (3.35%) NYFIX
London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 80,000 plus benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Working Environment
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Personnel IT
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago