Period
to 28 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Solaris skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Solaris over the 6 months to 28 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
London > Central London
6 months to
28 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 290 351 339
Rank change year-on-year +61 -12 -48
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 10 23 52
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 0.12% 0.18% 0.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.53% 0.76% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 49
Median annual salary £75,000 £75,750 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.99% +1.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £50,000 £41,750 £45,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £85,000 £88,000
London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -

Solaris is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,871 3,043 3,194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 21.55% 23.67% 22.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,629 2,691 2,901
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £91,500 £92,500 £86,250
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,250
% change year-on-year - +8.60% +0.46%

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Central London

Solaris
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Solaris in Central London.

Salary trend for Solaris in Central London

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Solaris in Central London over the 6 months to 28 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Solaris in Central London

Solaris
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the Central London region over the 6 months to 28 May 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +66 8 £75,000 +20.00% 1
Solaris
London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2020, IT jobs citing Solaris also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Bash Shell
3 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (60.00%) Unix
4 6 (60.00%) Perl
5 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
5 5 (50.00%) Ansible
6 4 (40.00%) Python
6 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
6 4 (40.00%) Firewall
7 3 (30.00%) VMware
7 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (30.00%) DNS
7 3 (30.00%) MySQL
7 3 (30.00%) Apache
7 3 (30.00%) DevOps
7 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (20.00%) Threat Analysis
8 2 (20.00%) RSA enVision
8 2 (20.00%) Security Operations
8 2 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (20.00%) Remediation Plan
8 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
8 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
8 2 (20.00%) JBoss
8 2 (20.00%) Windows
8 2 (20.00%) WebLogic

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) JBoss
2 2 (20.00%) Resin
2 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) Network Security
5 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Junior
3 1 (10.00%) Junior DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Junior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Unix
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) CentOS
5 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) DevOps
1 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) ITSM
2 2 (20.00%) Logistics
2 2 (20.00%) Operations Management
2 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (20.00%) Remediation Plan
2 2 (20.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (20.00%) Service Management
2 2 (20.00%) SIEM
2 2 (20.00%) Threat Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Benchmarking
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (60.00%) Perl
3 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (40.00%) Python
5 2 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) PHP
6 1 (10.00%) Groovy
6 1 (10.00%) Korn
6 1 (10.00%) Ruby
6 1 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Docker
2 1 (10.00%) NFS
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Ansible
2 2 (20.00%) Nagios
2 2 (20.00%) Puppet
2 2 (20.00%) RSA enVision
3 1 (10.00%) Grafana
3 1 (10.00%) Icinga
3 1 (10.00%) Kibana
3 1 (10.00%) Matomo
3 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) ArcSight
3 2 (20.00%) ATG
3 2 (20.00%) Splunk
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Sybase