Period
to 23 September 2019

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 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
London > Central London
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 341 350 303
Rank change year-on-year +9 -47 +18
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 27 47 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.21% 0.34% 0.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.89% 1.48% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 22 47 61
Central London median annual salary £76,250 £75,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.67% +15.38% +8.33%
10th Percentile £53,625 £51,250 £43,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £102,500 £92,500
London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +12.00% - +4.17%

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 3,034 3,165 3,209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 23.78% 22.66% 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2,632 2,830 2,882
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.21% -3.64%
10th Percentile £28,250 £29,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £85,000
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in Central London

Solaris
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for Solaris in Central London

Solaris
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solaris in Central London over the 6 months to 23 September 2019.

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 23 September 2019. 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 +23 21 £75,000 -4.46% 6
West End of London +4 2 £80,000 +45.45%
Solaris
London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2019, 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 23 (85.19%) Unix
2 22 (81.48%) Linux
3 17 (62.96%) Finance
4 14 (51.85%) Banking
4 14 (51.85%) XML
4 14 (51.85%) J2EE
4 14 (51.85%) Oracle
5 11 (40.74%) SLA
5 11 (40.74%) Investment Banking
5 11 (40.74%) AWS
5 11 (40.74%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (37.04%) GDPR
6 10 (37.04%) Architectural Design
6 10 (37.04%) SDLC
6 10 (37.04%) Public Cloud
6 10 (37.04%) Presales
6 10 (37.04%) Bourne shell
6 10 (37.04%) C-shell
6 10 (37.04%) Korn
6 10 (37.04%) Technical Architecture
6 10 (37.04%) Oracle Database
6 10 (37.04%) XSD
6 10 (37.04%) XSLT
6 10 (37.04%) Data Management
6 10 (37.04%) Business Continuity
6 10 (37.04%) Project Management
7 9 (33.33%) Windows
7 9 (33.33%) Client Onboarding
8 7 (25.93%) SQL
8 7 (25.93%) Microsoft

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (40.74%) AWS
2 3 (11.11%) Azure
3 1 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) DNS
1 2 (7.41%) Firewall
1 2 (7.41%) SAN
2 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) Oracle Database
2 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2017
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Hudson
2 1 (3.70%) Vagrant
General
1 17 (62.96%) Finance
2 14 (51.85%) Banking
3 11 (40.74%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Architect
1 5 (18.52%) AWS Architect
1 5 (18.52%) Cloud Architect
2 3 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (11.11%) Technical Leader
3 2 (7.41%) Administrator
3 2 (7.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (7.41%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (7.41%) Unix Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 1 (3.70%) IAM Specialist
4 1 (3.70%) Optimisation Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Python Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Solaris Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) J2EE
1 14 (51.85%) XML
2 10 (37.04%) XSD
2 10 (37.04%) XSLT
3 5 (18.52%) LDAP
4 4 (14.81%) HTML
4 4 (14.81%) REST
4 4 (14.81%) SailPoint
4 4 (14.81%) SOAP
4 4 (14.81%) SPML
5 1 (3.70%) .NET
5 1 (3.70%) .NET Core
5 1 (3.70%) Regular Expression
5 1 (3.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Public Cloud
2 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.41%) Hedge funds
5 1 (3.70%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Unix
2 22 (81.48%) Linux
3 9 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (14.81%) AIX
4 4 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (37.04%) Architectural Design
2 10 (37.04%) Business Continuity
2 10 (37.04%) Data Management
2 10 (37.04%) Presales
2 10 (37.04%) Project Management
2 10 (37.04%) SDLC
2 10 (37.04%) Technical Architecture
3 9 (33.33%) Client Onboarding
4 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.81%) Capacity Management
5 4 (14.81%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (14.81%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (14.81%) ITIL
5 4 (14.81%) Service Management
6 3 (11.11%) CRM
6 3 (11.11%) Information Security
6 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 3 (11.11%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) Bourne shell
1 10 (37.04%) C-shell
1 10 (37.04%) Korn
2 7 (25.93%) SQL
3 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
3 4 (14.81%) Java
3 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
4 2 (7.41%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) C#
5 1 (3.70%) C++
5 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) MCP
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) ECSA
4 1 (3.70%) GCIA
4 1 (3.70%) GCIH
4 1 (3.70%) GIAC
4 1 (3.70%) Master's Degree
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (40.74%) SLA
2 10 (37.04%) GDPR
3 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.41%) vSphere
4 1 (3.70%) Cronacle
4 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (3.70%) Veritas File System
4 1 (3.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.70%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Ansible
1 3 (11.11%) Data Guard
2 2 (7.41%) Puppet
3 1 (3.70%) CFEngine
3 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.70%) RSA enVision
3 1 (3.70%) SCCM
3 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (3.70%) Terraform
3 1 (3.70%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (3.70%) vCenter Server
3 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Oracle
2 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
3 6 (22.22%) VMware
4 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
5 4 (14.81%) Splunk
5 4 (14.81%) Sybase
6 3 (11.11%) ForgeRock
6 3 (11.11%) ServiceNow
7 2 (7.41%) Cisco
7 2 (7.41%) Juniper
7 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.70%) ArcSight
8 1 (3.70%) Bloomberg
8 1 (3.70%) EMC
8 1 (3.70%) ESET
8 1 (3.70%) Remedy
8 1 (3.70%) Symantec
8 1 (3.70%) Veritas