Period
to 24 May 2019

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 6 months to 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
UK > England
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 799 623 501
Rank change year-on-year -176 -122 -13
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 267 590 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.37% 0.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.86% 1.54% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 231 432 639
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.70% +15.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,013 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -4.55% +10.00%

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 England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 31,063 38,190 39,027
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.10% 23.66% 24.46%
Number of salaries quoted 24,803 31,178 32,915
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +1.24%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £73,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +3.45%

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 24 May 2019.

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 6 months to 24 May 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
London -112 97 £70,000 +7.69% 1
South East +14 56 £57,500 +9.52% 4
North of England +5 41 £41,250 -12.23% 4
Midlands +25 27 £39,500 +2.60% 6
East of England +10 25 £37,500 -42.31% 3
West Midlands +22 24 £37,000 -5.13% 4
South West +20 22 £44,500 +4.71% 1
North East +31 16 £50,000 +45.99% 3
Yorkshire -6 15 £39,500 -7.06%
North West -10 10 £42,500 -10.53% 1
East Midlands +24 3 £42,500 +30.77% 2
Solaris
UK

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 England region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 229 (85.77%) Linux
2 158 (59.18%) Unix
3 112 (41.95%) Windows
4 106 (39.70%) SQL
5 98 (36.70%) Oracle
6 74 (27.72%) Finance
7 69 (25.84%) CentOS
8 66 (24.72%) Red Hat
9 65 (24.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 56 (20.97%) Java
11 51 (19.10%) VMware
12 50 (18.73%) Microsoft Azure
13 47 (17.60%) Windows Server
14 46 (17.23%) AIX
15 43 (16.10%) Shell Script
16 39 (14.61%) Puppet
16 39 (14.61%) DevOps
17 38 (14.23%) Ansible
17 38 (14.23%) VMware Infrastructure
17 38 (14.23%) Agile Software Development
18 37 (13.86%) Configuration Management
18 37 (13.86%) Analytical Skills
19 36 (13.48%) Sybase
19 36 (13.48%) Amazon AWS
20 35 (13.11%) Python
21 34 (12.73%) SQL Server
22 33 (12.36%) ITIL
22 33 (12.36%) SAN
22 33 (12.36%) Microsoft
22 33 (12.36%) Degree

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 29 (10.86%) Apache
2 23 (8.61%) IIS
2 23 (8.61%) WebLogic
3 17 (6.37%) SharePoint
4 15 (5.62%) SAS
5 13 (4.87%) nginx
6 11 (4.12%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (2.62%) JBoss
8 4 (1.50%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.12%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.75%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.75%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.75%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.37%) Confluence
11 1 (0.37%) GlassFish
Applications
1 14 (5.24%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.25%) Eagle PACE
1 6 (2.25%) Front Arena
1 6 (2.25%) Markit EDM
1 6 (2.25%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.37%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.37%) Rolfe and Nolan
Cloud Services
1 50 (18.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (13.48%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (8.61%) SaaS
4 10 (3.75%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.50%) PaaS
6 3 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.12%) IaaS
6 3 (1.12%) Office 365
7 2 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.75%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.37%) Amazon Glacier
8 1 (0.37%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.37%) Route 53
8 1 (0.37%) Slack
8 1 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (12.36%) SAN
2 30 (11.24%) DNS
2 30 (11.24%) TCP/IP
3 26 (9.74%) Firewall
4 25 (9.36%) HTTP
5 24 (8.99%) DHCP
6 18 (6.74%) SSL
7 15 (5.62%) iSCSI
8 14 (5.24%) VRRP
9 13 (4.87%) Fibre Channel
10 11 (4.12%) VPN
11 10 (3.75%) NAS
12 7 (2.62%) LAN
12 7 (2.62%) WAN
13 6 (2.25%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (2.25%) SMTP
13 6 (2.25%) SNMP
14 5 (1.87%) SSH
15 4 (1.50%) Multicast
16 3 (1.12%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 27 (10.11%) Oracle Database
3 22 (8.24%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (6.74%) Oracle Database 11g
5 15 (5.62%) BusinessObjects
5 15 (5.62%) OLAP
5 15 (5.62%) OLAP Cube
5 15 (5.62%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 13 (4.87%) Relational Database
6 13 (4.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (4.49%) Azure SQL Database
7 12 (4.49%) Oracle Database 12c
8 11 (4.12%) Oracle Database 10g
8 11 (4.12%) RDBMS
8 11 (4.12%) Redis
9 8 (3.00%) MySQL
10 6 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (1.87%) Big Data
11 5 (1.87%) OLTP
11 5 (1.87%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 20 (7.49%) JIRA
2 17 (6.37%) Jenkins
3 15 (5.62%) Git (software)
4 13 (4.87%) Visual Studio
5 12 (4.49%) Mercurial
6 9 (3.37%) SonarQube
7 4 (1.50%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.50%) Hudson
7 4 (1.50%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (1.12%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.75%) Artifactory
9 2 (0.75%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.75%) Cobertura
9 2 (0.75%) Gradle
9 2 (0.75%) Snyk
9 2 (0.75%) Subversion
9 2 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.75%) Toad
10 1 (0.37%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.37%) Maven
General
1 74 (27.72%) Finance
2 30 (11.24%) Banking
3 15 (5.62%) Investment Banking
3 15 (5.62%) Legal
4 14 (5.24%) Back Office
5 11 (4.12%) Front Office
6 7 (2.62%) Military
7 6 (2.25%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.87%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.87%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.12%) Retail
10 2 (0.75%) Electronics
10 2 (0.75%) Marketing
10 2 (0.75%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.37%) German Language
11 1 (0.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 55 (20.60%) Administrator
2 39 (14.61%) Systems Administrator
3 34 (12.73%) Developer
4 29 (10.86%) Linux Engineer
5 27 (10.11%) Analyst
6 26 (9.74%) Applications Support
6 26 (9.74%) DBA
7 24 (8.99%) Unix Administrator
8 22 (8.24%) Linux Administrator
9 21 (7.87%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 17 (6.37%) Architect
10 17 (6.37%) Unix Engineer
11 16 (5.99%) Support Analyst
11 16 (5.99%) Unix Systems Administrator
12 15 (5.62%) Applications Support Analyst
13 14 (5.24%) C++ Developer
13 14 (5.24%) SAS Developer
13 14 (5.24%) Senior Systems Administrator
14 13 (4.87%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
15 12 (4.49%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (9.36%) FIX Protocol
2 22 (8.24%) LDAP
3 16 (5.99%) J2EE
4 15 (5.62%) Elastic Stack
4 15 (5.62%) SailPoint
5 14 (5.24%) Web Services
6 10 (3.75%) Middleware
7 9 (3.37%) .NET
8 8 (3.00%) HTML
8 8 (3.00%) REST
8 8 (3.00%) XML
9 7 (2.62%) SOAP
10 6 (2.25%) SPML
10 6 (2.25%) Spring
11 5 (1.87%) AngularJS
11 5 (1.87%) jQuery
11 5 (1.87%) LAMP
11 5 (1.87%) PostGIS
11 5 (1.87%) React
12 4 (1.50%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 37 (13.86%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (8.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 22 (8.24%) Data Centre
4 17 (6.37%) Equities
5 15 (5.62%) Fixed Income
6 14 (5.24%) Hedge funds
7 13 (4.87%) PKI
8 11 (4.12%) Driving Licence
8 11 (4.12%) Fintech
8 11 (4.12%) Management Information System
8 11 (4.12%) Public Cloud
8 11 (4.12%) Replication
9 10 (3.75%) Data Structures
10 6 (2.25%) Derivative
10 6 (2.25%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (1.87%) Clustering
11 5 (1.87%) Self-Motivation
12 4 (1.50%) Algorithms
13 3 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (1.12%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 229 (85.77%) Linux
2 158 (59.18%) Unix
3 112 (41.95%) Windows
4 69 (25.84%) CentOS
5 65 (24.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 47 (17.60%) Windows Server
7 46 (17.23%) AIX
8 20 (7.49%) HPUX
9 18 (6.74%) Debian
10 12 (4.49%) Ubuntu
11 9 (3.37%) SUSE
11 9 (3.37%) Windows NT
12 8 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (2.62%) Fedora
14 4 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
15 2 (0.75%) IRIX
15 2 (0.75%) Kali Linux
15 2 (0.75%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 2 (0.75%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (14.61%) DevOps
2 38 (14.23%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (13.86%) Configuration Management
4 33 (12.36%) ITIL
5 29 (10.86%) High Availability
6 27 (10.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 23 (8.61%) Cybersecurity
7 23 (8.61%) Root Cause Analysis
8 21 (7.87%) Open Source
8 21 (7.87%) Problem-Solving
9 20 (7.49%) Load Balancing
9 20 (7.49%) Project Management
10 18 (6.74%) Identity Access Management
11 17 (6.37%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (5.99%) Business Continuity
12 16 (5.99%) ITIL V3
12 16 (5.99%) Trend Analysis
13 15 (5.62%) Business Analysis
13 15 (5.62%) Computer Science
13 15 (5.62%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 106 (39.70%) SQL
2 56 (20.97%) Java
3 43 (16.10%) Shell Script
4 35 (13.11%) Python
5 30 (11.24%) Perl
6 29 (10.86%) Bash Shell
7 24 (8.99%) C++
8 23 (8.61%) C#
9 16 (5.99%) PHP
10 15 (5.62%) PowerShell
11 14 (5.24%) SAS Macro
12 12 (4.49%) Korn
13 11 (4.12%) PHP 5
13 11 (4.12%) PHP 7
13 11 (4.12%) PL/SQL
14 10 (3.75%) AWK
14 10 (3.75%) Bourne shell
14 10 (3.75%) C
15 8 (3.00%) JavaScript
15 8 (3.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (12.36%) Degree
2 22 (8.24%) Security Cleared
3 13 (4.87%) SC Cleared
4 10 (3.75%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (3.75%) Oracle Certification
4 10 (3.75%) RHCE
5 7 (2.62%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 7 (2.62%) CCSP
5 7 (2.62%) CISA
5 7 (2.62%) CISM
5 7 (2.62%) CISSP
5 7 (2.62%) CLAS
5 7 (2.62%) CREST Certified
5 7 (2.62%) IISP
6 6 (2.25%) OCA
6 6 (2.25%) OCP
6 6 (2.25%) RHCSA
7 4 (1.50%) A+ Certification
7 4 (1.50%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.50%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (5.62%) Data Quality
3 14 (5.24%) SLA
4 11 (4.12%) PCI DSS
5 9 (3.37%) GDPR
6 8 (3.00%) ISO 9001
6 8 (3.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (2.62%) ISAE 3402
7 7 (2.62%) ISO 22301
7 7 (2.62%) ISO 31000
7 7 (2.62%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 7 (2.62%) QA
8 1 (0.37%) COBIT
8 1 (0.37%) PSD2
System Software
1 38 (14.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (8.61%) Docker
3 18 (6.74%) Hyper-V
4 17 (6.37%) Active Directory
5 11 (4.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 11 (4.12%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (3.00%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (2.62%) ISA Server
8 6 (2.25%) GlusterFS
9 5 (1.87%) Firmware
10 4 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (1.50%) vSphere
11 3 (1.12%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 3 (1.12%) KVM
11 3 (1.12%) PowerHA
12 2 (0.75%) GPFS
12 2 (0.75%) MetaFrame
12 2 (0.75%) Squid
12 2 (0.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 2 (0.75%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 39 (14.61%) Puppet
2 38 (14.23%) Ansible
3 24 (8.99%) Kubernetes
4 19 (7.12%) Terraform
5 18 (6.74%) NetBackup
6 16 (5.99%) Nagios
7 15 (5.62%) Opscode Chef
8 13 (4.87%) HAProxy
8 13 (4.87%) logstash
8 13 (4.87%) yum
9 11 (4.12%) Kibana
9 11 (4.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 11 (4.12%) Prometheus
9 11 (4.12%) Rsyslog
10 10 (3.75%) Oracle ZFS
10 10 (3.75%) Red Hat Satellite
10 10 (3.75%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 9 (3.37%) Nessus
12 8 (3.00%) Data Guard
13 7 (2.62%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 98 (36.70%) Oracle
2 66 (24.72%) Red Hat
3 51 (19.10%) VMware
4 36 (13.48%) Sybase
5 33 (12.36%) Microsoft
6 25 (9.36%) HP
7 20 (7.49%) IBM
8 17 (6.37%) Centrify
8 17 (6.37%) Cisco
8 17 (6.37%) Sun
9 14 (5.24%) ForgeRock
9 14 (5.24%) Veritas
10 13 (4.87%) EMC
11 12 (4.49%) Splunk
12 10 (3.75%) Brocade
13 9 (3.37%) Bloomberg
13 9 (3.37%) Google
13 9 (3.37%) Qualys
14 8 (3.00%) McAfee
14 8 (3.00%) Reuters