The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 474 447 366
Rank change year-on-year -27 -81  
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 448 573 870
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.53% 0.62% 0.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.12% 2.44% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 323 452 697
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year -3.22% -1.06%  

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 England with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 21163 23514 27738
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 25.26% 25.45% 26.68%
Number of salaries quoted 17535 20294 23483
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Solaris
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Solaris in England

Solaris
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solaris in England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Solaris in England

Solaris
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the England region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +30 246 £62,500 -7.40% 20
South East +15 92 £49,250 +3.68% 11
East of England -34 42 £55,000 -5.98% 3
South West +22 30 £38,500 -23.00% 8
West Midlands +1 14 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Yorkshire -21 14 £45,000 +12.50% 4
East Midlands +13 5 £37,500 -6.25% 4
North West -54 4 - - 1
North East 0 1 - - 3
Solaris
UK

For the 6 months to 23 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 England region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 747 (85.18%) Linux
2 660 (75.26%) Unix
3 419 (47.78%) Windows
4 376 (42.87%) Oracle
5 312 (35.58%) Finance
6 269 (30.67%) Red Hat
7 257 (29.30%) VMware
8 216 (24.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 197 (22.46%) Python
10 190 (21.66%) Java
11 187 (21.32%) SQL
12 180 (20.52%) Perl
13 177 (20.18%) DevOps
14 157 (17.90%) Cisco
15 151 (17.22%) AIX
16 147 (16.76%) Microsoft
17 144 (16.42%) ITIL
18 143 (16.31%) SAN
19 140 (15.96%) Firewall
20 138 (15.74%) Puppet
21 124 (14.14%) TCP/IP
22 123 (14.03%) Banking
23 117 (13.34%) Middleware
23 117 (13.34%) Degree
24 116 (13.23%) Oracle Database
25 115 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
26 113 (12.88%) SQL Server
27 108 (12.31%) DNS
28 105 (11.97%) Sun
29 104 (11.86%) NetApp

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 97 (11.06%) WebLogic
2 95 (10.83%) Apache
3 94 (10.72%) Tomcat
4 59 (6.73%) WebSphere
5 49 (5.59%) JBoss
6 31 (3.53%) SharePoint
7 28 (3.19%) IIS
7 28 (3.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 25 (2.85%) Oracle Service Bus
9 23 (2.62%) MS Exchange
10 14 (1.60%) Oracle Coherence
11 12 (1.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 10 (1.14%) Apache TomEE
12 10 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
13 9 (1.03%) DataSynapse
13 9 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
14 8 (0.91%) Skype for Business
15 7 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
16 6 (0.68%) SAS
17 4 (0.46%) MQSeries
Applications
1 30 (3.42%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (1.71%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.23%) SPSS
5 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 20 (2.28%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (1.94%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.91%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 7 (0.80%) Magento
4 7 (0.80%) RMDS
5 6 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.46%) Eloqua
6 4 (0.46%) Maximo
6 4 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.11%) Actimize
8 1 (0.11%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 44 (5.02%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (3.31%) GitHub
3 25 (2.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (2.62%) SaaS
5 19 (2.17%) IaaS
6 15 (1.71%) PaaS
7 7 (0.80%) Office 365
8 6 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.68%) Joyent
9 4 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (0.46%) Oracle Service Cloud
9 4 (0.46%) Responsys
9 4 (0.46%) Taleo
10 3 (0.34%) G Suite
10 3 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.23%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.23%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 143 (16.31%) SAN
2 140 (15.96%) Firewall
3 124 (14.14%) TCP/IP
4 108 (12.31%) DNS
5 94 (10.72%) LDAP
6 80 (9.12%) NAS
7 71 (8.10%) DHCP
8 60 (6.84%) WAN
9 59 (6.73%) LAN
10 50 (5.70%) HTTP
11 38 (4.33%) FTP
12 36 (4.10%) Internet
13 34 (3.88%) Fibre Channel
13 34 (3.88%) VPN
14 32 (3.65%) iSCSI
15 31 (3.53%) SMTP
16 25 (2.85%) Cisco ASA
17 23 (2.62%) Ethernet
17 23 (2.62%) SSH
18 22 (2.51%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (13.23%) Oracle Database
2 113 (12.88%) SQL Server
3 68 (7.75%) MySQL
4 55 (6.27%) Relational Database
5 50 (5.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 35 (3.99%) Oracle Exadata
7 25 (2.85%) Oracle Database 12c
8 23 (2.62%) DB2
9 22 (2.51%) Hadoop
10 21 (2.39%) Oracle ODI
11 19 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
12 18 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 17 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
14 16 (1.82%) HBase
14 16 (1.82%) Informix
15 14 (1.60%) RDBMS
16 12 (1.37%) OLAP
16 12 (1.37%) Power BI
16 12 (1.37%) QlikView
17 10 (1.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 60 (6.84%) Jenkins
2 34 (3.88%) TeamCity
3 22 (2.51%) Sonatype Nexus
4 16 (1.82%) Selenium
5 14 (1.60%) InstallShield
6 13 (1.48%) PROIV
7 12 (1.37%) Git (software)
7 12 (1.37%) Maven
8 11 (1.25%) Subversion
9 9 (1.03%) Ant
10 6 (0.68%) Gradle
11 5 (0.57%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (0.57%) Oracle APEX
11 5 (0.57%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 4 (0.46%) Cucumber
12 4 (0.46%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.46%) JUnit
13 3 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (0.34%) PowerBuilder
13 3 (0.34%) SonarQube
General
1 312 (35.58%) Finance
2 123 (14.03%) Banking
3 84 (9.58%) Telecoms
4 74 (8.44%) Investment Banking
5 41 (4.68%) Retail
6 30 (3.42%) Aerospace
7 29 (3.31%) Automotive
7 29 (3.31%) Digital Economy
7 29 (3.31%) Retail Banking
8 20 (2.28%) Financial Institution
8 20 (2.28%) Front Office
9 14 (1.60%) Manufacturing
10 12 (1.37%) French Language
11 11 (1.25%) German Language
12 9 (1.03%) Advertising
12 9 (1.03%) Back Office
13 6 (0.68%) Electronics
13 6 (0.68%) Marketing
14 5 (0.57%) Military
15 3 (0.34%) Games
Job Titles
1 135 (15.39%) Administrator
2 105 (11.97%) Unix Engineer
3 98 (11.17%) Analyst
4 76 (8.67%) DBA
5 74 (8.44%) Architect
5 74 (8.44%) Developer
5 74 (8.44%) Linux Engineer
6 68 (7.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 54 (6.16%) Linux Administrator
8 49 (5.59%) Oracle DBA
8 49 (5.59%) Unix Administrator
9 48 (5.47%) Systems Administrator
10 46 (5.25%) Support Analyst
11 38 (4.33%) Cisco Engineer
11 38 (4.33%) Support Engineer
11 38 (4.33%) Unix Support
12 35 (3.99%) DevOps Engineer
12 35 (3.99%) Unix Linux Engineer
13 33 (3.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 32 (3.65%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (13.34%) Middleware
2 91 (10.38%) XML
3 90 (10.26%) Web Services
4 66 (7.53%) HTML
5 60 (6.84%) .NET
6 57 (6.50%) SOAP
7 53 (6.04%) Oracle Fusion
8 51 (5.82%) REST
9 44 (5.02%) XSLT
10 34 (3.88%) CSS
11 30 (3.42%) J2EE
11 30 (3.42%) Spring
12 28 (3.19%) XSD
13 27 (3.08%) ASP.NET
14 25 (2.85%) jQuery
15 23 (2.62%) JDBC
16 21 (2.39%) HTML5
16 21 (2.39%) JSP
17 20 (2.28%) JSON
18 19 (2.17%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 77 (8.78%) Management Information System
2 73 (8.32%) Data Centre
3 54 (6.16%) Computer Science
4 45 (5.13%) Clustering
5 42 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
6 38 (4.33%) Enterprise Storage
7 28 (3.19%) Derivative
8 24 (2.74%) PKI
8 24 (2.74%) Replication
9 19 (2.17%) Private Cloud
10 12 (1.37%) Algorithms
10 12 (1.37%) Data Structures
10 12 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
11 10 (1.14%) EMC VNX
11 10 (1.14%) Fintech
11 10 (1.14%) User Experience
12 9 (1.03%) Equities
13 8 (0.91%) DataPower
13 8 (0.91%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 747 (85.18%) Linux
2 660 (75.26%) Unix
3 419 (47.78%) Windows
4 216 (24.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 151 (17.22%) AIX
6 83 (9.46%) Windows Server
7 64 (7.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 55 (6.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 53 (6.04%) HPUX
10 50 (5.70%) CentOS
11 39 (4.45%) Windows Server 2012
12 38 (4.33%) Windows 2000
13 31 (3.53%) Oracle Linux
14 20 (2.28%) Debian
15 19 (2.17%) SUSE
16 16 (1.82%) Data ONTAP
17 10 (1.14%) Ubuntu
17 10 (1.14%) Windows 2000 Server
18 9 (1.03%) Android
18 9 (1.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (20.18%) DevOps
2 144 (16.42%) ITIL
3 101 (11.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 85 (9.69%) Continuous Integration
5 82 (9.35%) High Availability
6 79 (9.01%) Configuration Management
7 75 (8.55%) Agile Software Development
8 65 (7.41%) Mentoring
9 61 (6.96%) Performance Tuning
10 60 (6.84%) Risk Management
11 59 (6.73%) Migration
12 54 (6.16%) Problem Management
13 52 (5.93%) Change Management
14 45 (5.13%) Project Management
15 44 (5.02%) Asset Management
15 44 (5.02%) Scrum
16 42 (4.79%) Continuous Improvement
17 41 (4.68%) SOA
18 40 (4.56%) Software Engineering
18 40 (4.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 197 (22.46%) Python
2 190 (21.66%) Java
3 187 (21.32%) SQL
4 180 (20.52%) Perl
5 101 (11.52%) Shell Script
6 72 (8.21%) Ruby
7 68 (7.75%) PHP
8 66 (7.53%) C++
9 59 (6.73%) JavaScript
10 54 (6.16%) C#
11 47 (5.36%) PowerShell
12 44 (5.02%) Bash Shell
12 44 (5.02%) C
13 41 (4.68%) PL/SQL
14 21 (2.39%) Korn
15 20 (2.28%) VB
16 16 (1.82%) Bourne shell
16 16 (1.82%) C-shell
17 11 (1.25%) Jython
18 9 (1.03%) AWK
Qualifications
1 117 (13.34%) Degree
2 70 (7.98%) Security Cleared
3 36 (4.10%) SC Cleared
4 31 (3.53%) ISEB
5 27 (3.08%) DV Cleared
6 26 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (2.17%) RHCE
8 15 (1.71%) APMG
8 15 (1.71%) ISTQB
8 15 (1.71%) PMI Certification
8 15 (1.71%) PMP
9 13 (1.48%) CCIE
9 13 (1.48%) CCNP
9 13 (1.48%) Computer Science Degree
10 11 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (1.03%) ISEB Practitioner
12 8 (0.91%) CCNA
13 7 (0.80%) MCSE
13 7 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (6.84%) SLA
2 57 (6.50%) QA
3 13 (1.48%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.91%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 5 (0.57%) SAS 70
6 3 (0.34%) FISMA
6 3 (0.34%) GPG13
6 3 (0.34%) SEPA
7 2 (0.23%) DICOM
7 2 (0.23%) HL7
7 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.23%) PMO
7 2 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.11%) COBIT
8 1 (0.11%) COSO
System Software
1 115 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 99 (11.29%) Active Directory
3 74 (8.44%) Hyper-V
4 60 (6.84%) NFS
5 34 (3.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 32 (3.65%) Oracle RAC
6 32 (3.65%) VMware ESXi
6 32 (3.65%) vSphere
7 23 (2.62%) Virtual Machines
8 21 (2.39%) KVM
9 15 (1.71%) GlusterFS
9 15 (1.71%) SRDF
9 15 (1.71%) Xen
9 15 (1.71%) XenApp
9 15 (1.71%) XenServer
10 13 (1.48%) Docker
11 11 (1.25%) Shibboleth
12 10 (1.14%) Firmware
12 10 (1.14%) Virtual Servers
13 9 (1.03%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 138 (15.74%) Puppet
2 79 (9.01%) Ansible
3 45 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
4 44 (5.02%) Nagios
5 40 (4.56%) Oracle ZFS
6 38 (4.33%) NetBackup
7 29 (3.31%) Control-M
8 28 (3.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 28 (3.19%) Red Hat Satellite
9 23 (2.62%) vCenter Server
10 22 (2.51%) Oracle RMAN
11 18 (2.05%) Cacti
12 17 (1.94%) OpenView
13 16 (1.82%) Salt
13 16 (1.82%) ZABBIX
14 14 (1.60%) SCOM
14 14 (1.60%) SolarWinds Orion
14 14 (1.60%) Tivoli
15 13 (1.48%) CA Single Sign-On
15 13 (1.48%) SCCM
Vendors
1 376 (42.87%) Oracle
2 269 (30.67%) Red Hat
3 257 (29.30%) VMware
4 157 (17.90%) Cisco
5 147 (16.76%) Microsoft
6 105 (11.97%) Sun
7 104 (11.86%) NetApp
8 79 (9.01%) HP
9 78 (8.89%) Veritas
10 68 (7.75%) IBM
11 61 (6.96%) EMC
12 57 (6.50%) Sybase
13 54 (6.16%) Citrix
14 49 (5.59%) CheckPoint
14 49 (5.59%) F5
14 49 (5.59%) Palo Alto
15 45 (5.13%) Juniper
16 39 (4.45%) Blue Coat
17 34 (3.88%) Crossbeam
17 34 (3.88%) Splunk
London
Empiric
Salary: From £70,000 to £78,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Montash
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 37 minutes ago
London
Thebes IT
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Somerset
Robert Half
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
CBS butler
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Sanderson Government & Defence
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£60,000 + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£60,000 + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£60,000 + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM Group
Salary: car, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Teddington, Middlesex
Lewis Paige
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £34,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - 50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - 50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nexere Consulting Limited
Salary: Benefits Package, On Call
Posted: 4 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kettering
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 14 days ago
London
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Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
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London
UBS
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 13 days ago