The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for Solaris skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Solaris over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 17 -
Rank change year-on-year -15 -  
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 3 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 1.97% 7.38% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.82% 16.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 0
Median salary £36,500 £100,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -63.50% -  
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £46,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +1.08% -1.07%  

Solaris is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Canary Wharf
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 44 65 27
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 28.95% 43.62% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 44 57 27
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £19,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing Solaris as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Canary Wharf

Solaris
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solaris in Canary Wharf.

Salary trend for Solaris in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Solaris also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
3 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
3 5 (62.50%) EMC
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 5 (62.50%) Perl
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) Unix
4 4 (50.00%) DNS
4 4 (50.00%) DHCP
4 4 (50.00%) SAN
4 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (50.00%) Veritas
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (50.00%) Infoblox
4 4 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (50.00%) Puppet
4 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Satellite
4 4 (50.00%) Ansible
4 4 (50.00%) Docker
4 4 (50.00%) LXC
5 3 (37.50%) DevOps
5 3 (37.50%) Opsview
5 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
5 3 (37.50%) SolarWinds
5 3 (37.50%) iPad
5 3 (37.50%) ZABBIX

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) DHCP
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) FTP
3 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
3 1 (12.50%) Kerberos
3 1 (12.50%) OSPF
3 1 (12.50%) SNMP
3 1 (12.50%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Informix
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
1 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Solaris Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Unix Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Support
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Service Desk Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Service Desk Support
2 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) iPad
1 3 (37.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (37.50%) Android
3 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) ITSM
2 3 (37.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Perl
1 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCIP
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Docker
1 4 (50.00%) LXC
1 4 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Ansible
1 4 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 4 (50.00%) Puppet
1 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (37.50%) Nagios
2 3 (37.50%) Opsview
2 3 (37.50%) ZABBIX
3 1 (12.50%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (12.50%) Netcool
3 1 (12.50%) OpenView
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 5 (62.50%) EMC
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) Infoblox
3 4 (50.00%) Veritas
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) SolarWinds
4 3 (37.50%) Sybase
5 1 (12.50%) BMC
5 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) F5
5 1 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) IBM
5 1 (12.50%) Infovista
5 1 (12.50%) McAfee