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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun Microsystems Solaris
Rank 299 234 197
Rank change year-on-year
-65 -37
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 395 657 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.92% 1.34% 1.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.39% 4.85% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 335 539 578
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £53,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £90,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £46,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+2.71% +6.97%
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
11665 13539 11961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.23% 27.56% 27.07%
Number of salaries quoted 10049 11614 10242
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -48 87 £55,000 -15.38% 10
Canary Wharf -18 4 £35,000 -58.82%
Croydon - 3 £44,000 -
Ealing -16 2 £52,000 -20.00%
Docklands, London +5 1 £65,000 -18.75%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £50,000 -
Solaris
England

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 733 (79.76%) Linux
2 564 (61.37%) UNIX
3 509 (55.39%) Oracle
3 509 (55.39%) Finance
4 413 (44.94%) Windows
5 329 (35.80%) SQL
6 286 (31.12%) SAN
7 253 (27.53%) Java
8 249 (27.09%) Perl
9 246 (26.77%) Red Hat
10 222 (24.16%) Cisco
11 219 (23.83%) EMC
12 213 (23.18%) NAS
13 210 (22.85%) SQL Server
14 207 (22.52%) NetApp
15 206 (22.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 197 (21.44%) VMware
17 192 (20.89%) NFS
18 187 (20.35%) Agile Software Development
19 185 (20.13%) IBM
20 184 (20.02%) Middleware
21 183 (19.91%) Banking
22 178 (19.37%) Apache
23 176 (19.15%) Tomcat
24 168 (18.28%) Performance Tuning
25 167 (18.17%) WebSphere
26 163 (17.74%) LAN
27 162 (17.63%) VMware Infrastructure
28 150 (16.32%) WAN
28 150 (16.32%) HTTP

Solaris
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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
1 178 (19.37%) Apache
2 176 (19.15%) Tomcat
3 167 (18.17%) WebSphere
4 123 (13.38%) IIS
5 107 (11.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 103 (11.21%) Oracle Coherence
7 45 (4.90%) WebSphere Application Server
8 36 (3.92%) GlassFish
9 34 (3.70%) WebLogic
10 26 (2.83%) JBoss
10 26 (2.83%) MQSeries
11 18 (1.96%) Oracle Service Bus
12 17 (1.85%) MS Exchange
13 16 (1.74%) CICS
14 13 (1.41%) IBM HTTP Server
15 9 (0.98%) SAS
16 8 (0.87%) SharePoint
17 7 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
18 6 (0.65%) Oracle Application Server
19 5 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 30 (3.26%) MS Excel
2 28 (3.05%) MS Office
3 17 (1.85%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 82 (8.92%) RMDS
2 14 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (1.31%) Markit EDM
4 9 (0.98%) Oracle Applications
5 8 (0.87%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (0.76%) Oracle Financials
6 7 (0.76%) Oracle Payables
6 7 (0.76%) Oracle Receivables
6 7 (0.76%) Oracle Assets
7 5 (0.54%) HiPortfolio
7 5 (0.54%) Oracle General Ledger
8 4 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
10 2 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
11 1 (0.11%) CSG Singleview
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle Utilities
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.63%) SaaS
2 9 (0.98%) GitHub
3 4 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.44%) Office 365
3 4 (0.44%) Google Drive
4 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.22%) Google App Engine
4 2 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.22%) Joyent
4 2 (0.22%) IaaS
4 2 (0.22%) CodePlex
5 1 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 286 (31.12%) SAN
2 213 (23.18%) NAS
3 163 (17.74%) LAN
4 150 (16.32%) WAN
4 150 (16.32%) HTTP
5 139 (15.13%) Fibre Channel
6 138 (15.02%) Multicast
7 132 (14.36%) FCoE
8 117 (12.73%) DNS
9 98 (10.66%) TCP/IP
10 69 (7.51%) LDAP
11 68 (7.40%) Firewall
12 50 (5.44%) iSCSI
13 47 (5.11%) DHCP
14 45 (4.90%) Internet
15 36 (3.92%) VPN
16 32 (3.48%) FTP
17 28 (3.05%) SSH
18 22 (2.39%) SMTP
19 20 (2.18%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 210 (22.85%) SQL Server
2 135 (14.69%) Oracle Database
3 101 (10.99%) DB2
4 83 (9.03%) MySQL
5 77 (8.38%) Hadoop
6 75 (8.16%) HBase
7 72 (7.83%) Oracle Database 11g
8 57 (6.20%) Relational Database
9 50 (5.44%) Oracle Exadata
9 50 (5.44%) RDBMS
10 30 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
11 25 (2.72%) PostgreSQL
12 22 (2.39%) Oracle Database 10g
13 21 (2.29%) Informix
14 15 (1.63%) MongoDB
15 14 (1.52%) Oracle Database 12c
16 9 (0.98%) OLTP
16 9 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
16 9 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
16 9 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 35 (3.81%) Jenkins
2 33 (3.59%) TeamCity
3 24 (2.61%) Git (software)
3 24 (2.61%) Subversion
4 17 (1.85%) CruiseControl
4 17 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 15 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (1.41%) Eclipse
7 12 (1.31%) JIRA
7 12 (1.31%) Maven
8 11 (1.20%) Mercurial
9 9 (0.98%) Hudson
10 8 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
11 6 (0.65%) Ant
12 5 (0.54%) SoapUI
12 5 (0.54%) Oracle APEX
13 4 (0.44%) Gradle
13 4 (0.44%) Bugzilla
13 4 (0.44%) ClearCase
14 3 (0.33%) InstallShield
General
1 509 (55.39%) Finance
2 183 (19.91%) Banking
3 51 (5.55%) Investment Banking
4 43 (4.68%) Telecoms
5 31 (3.37%) Retail
6 25 (2.72%) Marketing
7 19 (2.07%) Financial Institution
8 16 (1.74%) Back Office
8 16 (1.74%) Games
9 14 (1.52%) Front Office
10 13 (1.41%) Law
11 12 (1.31%) Publishing
12 11 (1.20%) Advertising
13 6 (0.65%) Retail Banking
14 5 (0.54%) Legal
14 5 (0.54%) Manufacturing
15 4 (0.44%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.44%) Electronics
16 3 (0.33%) Private Banking
17 2 (0.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 194 (21.11%) Architect
2 157 (17.08%) Infrastructure Architect
3 131 (14.25%) Developer
4 125 (13.60%) Administrator
5 90 (9.79%) Solutions Architect
6 81 (8.81%) Analyst
7 77 (8.38%) Systems Administrator
8 69 (7.51%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 58 (6.31%) Lead Architect
10 54 (5.88%) C++ Developer
11 53 (5.77%) UNIX Engineer
12 52 (5.66%) UNIX Administrator
13 51 (5.55%) Lead Solutions Architect
14 50 (5.44%) Consultant
15 48 (5.22%) Support Analyst
16 38 (4.13%) Linux Administrator
17 37 (4.03%) Support Engineer
17 37 (4.03%) Applications Support
18 36 (3.92%) Linux Systems Administrator
18 36 (3.92%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (20.02%) Middleware
2 113 (12.30%) XML
3 93 (10.12%) HTML
4 78 (8.49%) XSLT
5 76 (8.27%) Ultra Messaging
5 76 (8.27%) Rendezvous
6 55 (5.98%) .NET
7 42 (4.57%) Oracle Fusion
8 32 (3.48%) J2EE
9 31 (3.37%) Web Services
10 26 (2.83%) FIX Protocol
11 24 (2.61%) STL
12 21 (2.29%) WebSphere MQ
13 19 (2.07%) Spring
14 17 (1.85%) CSS
15 16 (1.74%) ISPF
15 16 (1.74%) ActiveMQ
16 15 (1.63%) J2ME
17 14 (1.52%) JSON
18 13 (1.41%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 97 (10.55%) Data Centre
2 85 (9.25%) Computer Science
2 85 (9.25%) Analytical Skills
3 83 (9.03%) Mainframe
4 42 (4.57%) Clustering
5 31 (3.37%) PKI
5 31 (3.37%) Enterprise Storage
6 27 (2.94%) CLARiiON
7 24 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
8 23 (2.50%) Replication
8 23 (2.50%) Hedge funds
9 21 (2.29%) Algorithms
10 20 (2.18%) Equities
10 20 (2.18%) Management Information System
11 19 (2.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 16 (1.74%) Celerra
12 16 (1.74%) Derivative
13 15 (1.63%) Fixed Income
14 13 (1.41%) HACMP
14 13 (1.41%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 733 (79.76%) Linux
2 564 (61.37%) UNIX
3 413 (44.94%) Windows
4 206 (22.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 131 (14.25%) AIX
6 38 (4.13%) HPUX
7 33 (3.59%) Ubuntu
7 33 (3.59%) Oracle Linux
8 32 (3.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (2.94%) Apple iOS
10 25 (2.72%) SUSE
10 25 (2.72%) Android
11 23 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
12 22 (2.39%) Windows Server 2012
13 21 (2.29%) Windows XP
13 21 (2.29%) Fedora
14 18 (1.96%) CentOS
14 18 (1.96%) Windows 8
15 16 (1.74%) Debian
15 16 (1.74%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (20.35%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (18.28%) Performance Tuning
3 131 (14.25%) Benchmarking
4 89 (9.68%) ITIL
5 77 (8.38%) DevOps
5 77 (8.38%) Continuous Integration
6 71 (7.73%) Risk Management
7 61 (6.64%) Load Balancing
8 55 (5.98%) Multithreading
9 54 (5.88%) Release Management
10 51 (5.55%) SDLC
11 48 (5.22%) Problem Management
12 43 (4.68%) Capacity Planning
13 42 (4.57%) Low Latency
13 42 (4.57%) OOD
14 40 (4.35%) Service Management
15 37 (4.03%) Disaster Recovery
16 36 (3.92%) Migration
16 36 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
17 35 (3.81%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 329 (35.80%) SQL
2 253 (27.53%) Java
3 249 (27.09%) Perl
4 144 (15.67%) Python
5 105 (11.43%) JavaScript
6 91 (9.90%) Shell Script
7 88 (9.58%) Bash Shell
8 85 (9.25%) C++
9 80 (8.71%) PL/SQL
10 47 (5.11%) PowerShell
11 33 (3.59%) Korn
12 32 (3.48%) Ruby
12 32 (3.48%) C#
13 29 (3.16%) Bourne shell
14 24 (2.61%) C
14 24 (2.61%) PHP
15 23 (2.50%) Objective-C
16 20 (2.18%) T-SQL
17 16 (1.74%) JCL
18 8 (0.87%) Scala
Qualifications
1 121 (13.17%) Degree
2 26 (2.83%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (2.29%) PMP
3 21 (2.29%) PMI Certification
4 19 (2.07%) CCNP
5 18 (1.96%) CCIE
5 18 (1.96%) CCIP
6 17 (1.85%) Security Cleared
7 15 (1.63%) SC Cleared
8 14 (1.52%) RHCSA
8 14 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (1.31%) RHCE
10 10 (1.09%) MCITP
11 9 (0.98%) CISSP
11 9 (0.98%) MCDST
12 7 (0.76%) CCNA
12 7 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 6 (0.65%) NCDA
13 6 (0.65%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 6 (0.65%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (6.96%) QA
2 38 (4.13%) SLA
3 8 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.54%) COBIT
5 4 (0.44%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.11%) CRD IV
System Software
1 192 (20.89%) NFS
2 162 (17.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 133 (14.47%) SRDF
4 103 (11.21%) Oracle RAC
5 75 (8.16%) Active Directory
6 59 (6.42%) KVM
7 56 (6.09%) Xen
8 54 (5.88%) Hyper-V
9 50 (5.44%) vSphere
10 39 (4.24%) Squid
11 35 (3.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 29 (3.16%) VMware ESX
13 24 (2.61%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 11 (1.20%) XenApp
15 7 (0.76%) Veritas File System
15 7 (0.76%) XenDesktop
15 7 (0.76%) Sendmail
16 4 (0.44%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 4 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
16 4 (0.44%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 94 (10.23%) Puppet
2 61 (6.64%) Nagios
3 60 (6.53%) Opscode Chef
4 36 (3.92%) NetBackup
5 33 (3.59%) Tivoli
6 21 (2.29%) Legato
7 19 (2.07%) Cacti
8 17 (1.85%) OpenView
9 16 (1.74%) SCOM
9 16 (1.74%) Data Guard
10 15 (1.63%) Ansible
11 14 (1.52%) SCCM
11 14 (1.52%) SolarWinds Orion
12 13 (1.41%) Oracle RMAN
13 11 (1.20%) ZABBIX
14 10 (1.09%) McAfee ePO
14 10 (1.09%) BladeLogic
14 10 (1.09%) Opsview
14 10 (1.09%) CFEngine
15 9 (0.98%) yum
Vendors
1 509 (55.39%) Oracle
2 246 (26.77%) Red Hat
3 222 (24.16%) Cisco
4 219 (23.83%) EMC
5 207 (22.52%) NetApp
6 197 (21.44%) VMware
7 185 (20.13%) IBM
8 132 (14.36%) Intel
9 124 (13.49%) Sybase
10 106 (11.53%) Sun
11 102 (11.10%) HP
12 96 (10.45%) Veritas
13 79 (8.60%) TIBCO
14 78 (8.49%) Microsoft
15 75 (8.16%) DataSynapse
16 31 (3.37%) Brocade
16 31 (3.37%) SolarWinds
17 25 (2.72%) Juniper
17 25 (2.72%) F5
18 24 (2.61%) CA
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,000 per annum Salary is approx 40K-52k base + bonu
Posted: Yesterday
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £600000000 - £650000000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £110,000 per annum bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum +Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum + On-call + Great benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus (up to 30%) + £7k on call
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Posted: 9 days ago