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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems Solaris
UK / England
Rank 453 462 309
Rank change year-on-year +9 -153  
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 438 579 1011
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.55% 0.60% 1.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.30% 2.28% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 321 434 810
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% -  

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 19007 25424 27048
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 23.83% 26.25% 27.21%
Number of salaries quoted 16087 21571 22814
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +2.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
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 25 March 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 25 March 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 +37 205 £65,000 +18.18% 23
South East +43 126 £45,000 -6.97% 11
East of England +23 38 £50,000 -20.00% 3
South West +26 24 £33,000 -34.00% 3
North West -6 22 £30,000 -36.84% 2
Yorkshire -19 12 £34,500 -13.75% 3
West Midlands +8 8 £43,250 -3.88%
North East +6 2 £37,500 -25.00%
East Midlands -7 1 - - 1
Solaris
UK

Solaris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 827 (85.26%) Linux
2 655 (67.53%) Unix
3 448 (46.19%) Oracle
4 419 (43.20%) Windows
5 316 (32.58%) VMware
6 295 (30.41%) Finance
7 243 (25.05%) Red Hat
8 228 (23.51%) Cisco
9 223 (22.99%) SAN
10 214 (22.06%) SQL
11 197 (20.31%) Microsoft
12 192 (19.79%) Java
13 190 (19.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 182 (18.76%) ITIL
15 174 (17.94%) Perl
15 174 (17.94%) VMware Infrastructure
16 172 (17.73%) NetApp
17 170 (17.53%) Firewall
18 157 (16.19%) TCP/IP
19 155 (15.98%) Agile Software Development
20 152 (15.67%) Middleware
21 150 (15.46%) Python
22 148 (15.26%) DevOps
23 145 (14.95%) Apache
24 137 (14.12%) AIX
24 137 (14.12%) Shell Script
25 136 (14.02%) Sun
26 132 (13.61%) SQL Server
26 132 (13.61%) Oracle Database
27 126 (12.99%) Disaster Recovery

Solaris
Top Related 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
1 145 (14.95%) Apache
2 123 (12.68%) Tomcat
3 92 (9.48%) WebSphere
4 90 (9.28%) WebLogic
5 59 (6.08%) IIS
6 52 (5.36%) Oracle Coherence
6 52 (5.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 44 (4.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 36 (3.71%) Oracle Service Bus
9 35 (3.61%) JBoss
10 33 (3.40%) DataSynapse
11 23 (2.37%) MS Exchange
12 14 (1.44%) SharePoint
13 13 (1.34%) Skype for Business
14 12 (1.24%) WebSphere Application Server
15 11 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
16 9 (0.93%) CMS
16 9 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
17 8 (0.82%) MQSeries
18 6 (0.62%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 97 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 54 (5.57%) MS Office
3 28 (2.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.24%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.10%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 45 (4.64%) Oracle EBS
2 39 (4.02%) Oracle EBS R12
3 31 (3.20%) RMDS
4 16 (1.65%) Magento
5 14 (1.44%) Oracle Applications
6 10 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
6 10 (1.03%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 6 (0.62%) Eloqua
8 5 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (0.41%) Maximo
9 4 (0.41%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
11 1 (0.10%) ResourceLink
11 1 (0.10%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 54 (5.57%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (5.05%) IaaS
3 45 (4.64%) PaaS
4 29 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
5 21 (2.16%) SaaS
6 15 (1.55%) GitHub
7 9 (0.93%) Office 365
8 8 (0.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 7 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
9 7 (0.72%) G Suite
10 6 (0.62%) Responsys
10 6 (0.62%) Taleo
11 2 (0.21%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.10%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 223 (22.99%) SAN
2 170 (17.53%) Firewall
3 157 (16.19%) TCP/IP
4 115 (11.86%) WAN
5 112 (11.55%) LAN
6 110 (11.34%) DNS
7 108 (11.13%) NAS
8 91 (9.38%) LDAP
9 81 (8.35%) HTTP
10 74 (7.63%) Fibre Channel
11 72 (7.42%) Multicast
12 63 (6.49%) iSCSI
13 53 (5.46%) VPN
14 52 (5.36%) FCoE
15 50 (5.15%) DHCP
16 38 (3.92%) SSL
17 36 (3.71%) Internet
18 31 (3.20%) SMTP
19 30 (3.09%) Network Security
19 30 (3.09%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (13.61%) Oracle Database
1 132 (13.61%) SQL Server
2 88 (9.07%) MySQL
3 46 (4.74%) Oracle Database 11g
4 43 (4.43%) DB2
5 42 (4.33%) Hadoop
5 42 (4.33%) Relational Database
6 41 (4.23%) HBase
7 24 (2.47%) Oracle Reports
8 23 (2.37%) OLTP
9 22 (2.27%) Oracle Database 12c
10 18 (1.86%) PostgreSQL
11 17 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
12 15 (1.55%) RDBMS
13 14 (1.44%) Oracle9i Database
14 12 (1.24%) Oracle Exadata
14 12 (1.24%) VLDB
15 11 (1.13%) OLAP
15 11 (1.13%) Oracle ODI
15 11 (1.13%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 35 (3.61%) Jenkins
2 31 (3.20%) Subversion
3 28 (2.89%) Ant
4 24 (2.47%) Maven
5 22 (2.27%) Git (software)
6 14 (1.44%) Selenium
7 13 (1.34%) Gradle
8 11 (1.13%) Eclipse
9 10 (1.03%) JIRA
9 10 (1.03%) PROIV
10 9 (0.93%) Redmine
11 8 (0.82%) Cucumber
11 8 (0.82%) JUnit
11 8 (0.82%) Mockito
11 8 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
11 8 (0.82%) SonarQube
12 7 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (0.72%) InstallShield
12 7 (0.72%) TeamCity
13 5 (0.52%) Oracle APEX
General
1 295 (30.41%) Finance
2 78 (8.04%) Banking
3 43 (4.43%) Telecoms
4 40 (4.12%) Investment Banking
5 27 (2.78%) Front Office
6 23 (2.37%) Back Office
7 22 (2.27%) Financial Institution
7 22 (2.27%) French Language
7 22 (2.27%) German Language
8 19 (1.96%) Aerospace
9 16 (1.65%) Advertising
10 14 (1.44%) Automotive
11 13 (1.34%) Manufacturing
12 11 (1.13%) Marketing
12 11 (1.13%) Military
13 7 (0.72%) Retail
14 5 (0.52%) Electronics
14 5 (0.52%) Games
14 5 (0.52%) Law
14 5 (0.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 141 (14.54%) Administrator
2 117 (12.06%) Analyst
3 109 (11.24%) Architect
4 92 (9.48%) Linux Engineer
5 87 (8.97%) Unix Engineer
6 84 (8.66%) Systems Administrator
7 80 (8.25%) Infrastructure Architect
8 77 (7.94%) Linux Administrator
9 72 (7.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 64 (6.60%) DBA
11 62 (6.39%) Unix Administrator
12 60 (6.19%) Developer
13 52 (5.36%) Support Analyst
14 51 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 51 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
15 47 (4.85%) DevOps Engineer
16 44 (4.54%) Security Engineer
16 44 (4.54%) Technical Architect
16 44 (4.54%) Unix Support
17 39 (4.02%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (15.67%) Middleware
2 118 (12.16%) XML
3 92 (9.48%) Web Services
4 78 (8.04%) HTML
5 64 (6.60%) SOAP
5 64 (6.60%) XSLT
6 58 (5.98%) Oracle Fusion
7 50 (5.15%) .NET
7 50 (5.15%) REST
8 48 (4.95%) J2EE
9 41 (4.23%) CSS
10 32 (3.30%) Rendezvous
11 31 (3.20%) Ultra Messaging
12 25 (2.58%) ASP.NET
13 24 (2.47%) JDBC
13 24 (2.47%) Spring
14 23 (2.37%) XSD
15 22 (2.27%) JSON
16 16 (1.65%) jQuery
17 15 (1.55%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 89 (9.18%) Data Centre
2 71 (7.32%) Computer Science
3 64 (6.60%) Management Information System
4 54 (5.57%) Clustering
5 43 (4.43%) Replication
6 33 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
7 28 (2.89%) Derivative
8 20 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (1.86%) Driving Licence
9 18 (1.86%) Enterprise Storage
10 17 (1.75%) Client/Server
11 16 (1.65%) PKI
12 15 (1.55%) Fintech
12 15 (1.55%) Private Cloud
13 14 (1.44%) Algorithms
14 13 (1.34%) DataPower
14 13 (1.34%) Linux Command Line
15 11 (1.13%) Mainframe
16 7 (0.72%) EMC VMAX
16 7 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 827 (85.26%) Linux
2 655 (67.53%) Unix
3 419 (43.20%) Windows
4 190 (19.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 137 (14.12%) AIX
6 88 (9.07%) Windows Server
7 84 (8.66%) Windows Server 2008
8 60 (6.19%) Windows Server 2003
9 55 (5.67%) HPUX
10 52 (5.36%) Windows 2000
11 50 (5.15%) Windows Server 2012
12 49 (5.05%) CentOS
13 34 (3.51%) OpenVMS
14 25 (2.58%) Debian
15 21 (2.16%) Oracle Linux
16 18 (1.86%) Ubuntu
17 15 (1.55%) Windows 10
17 15 (1.55%) Windows 2000 Server
17 15 (1.55%) Windows 7
18 12 (1.24%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (18.76%) ITIL
2 155 (15.98%) Agile Software Development
3 148 (15.26%) DevOps
4 126 (12.99%) Disaster Recovery
5 104 (10.72%) Performance Tuning
6 96 (9.90%) High Availability
7 86 (8.87%) Configuration Management
8 78 (8.04%) Risk Management
9 65 (6.70%) Mentoring
10 64 (6.60%) Continuous Integration
11 60 (6.19%) PRINCE2
12 58 (5.98%) Project Management
12 58 (5.98%) SOA
13 55 (5.67%) Benchmarking
14 49 (5.05%) Migration
15 47 (4.85%) Kalman Filter
16 46 (4.74%) Problem Management
17 42 (4.33%) Change Management
18 39 (4.02%) Load Balancing
18 39 (4.02%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 214 (22.06%) SQL
2 192 (19.79%) Java
3 174 (17.94%) Perl
4 150 (15.46%) Python
5 137 (14.12%) Shell Script
6 86 (8.87%) JavaScript
7 70 (7.22%) Bash Shell
8 63 (6.49%) C++
9 53 (5.46%) PowerShell
10 48 (4.95%) PHP
11 44 (4.54%) Ruby
12 43 (4.43%) C#
13 40 (4.12%) C
14 27 (2.78%) PL/SQL
15 20 (2.06%) AWK
16 19 (1.96%) Jython
17 18 (1.86%) VB
18 16 (1.65%) Korn
19 12 (1.24%) sed
20 10 (1.03%) XPath
Qualifications
1 115 (11.86%) Degree
2 71 (7.32%) Security Cleared
3 33 (3.40%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (3.09%) SC Cleared
5 28 (2.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 27 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
6 27 (2.78%) RHCE
7 22 (2.27%) DV Cleared
8 18 (1.86%) ISEB
9 16 (1.65%) CCNA
9 16 (1.65%) MCSE
10 13 (1.34%) CCNP
10 13 (1.34%) CISSP
11 10 (1.03%) PMI Certification
11 10 (1.03%) PMP
11 10 (1.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (0.93%) RHCSA
13 8 (0.82%) CCIE
13 8 (0.82%) ISTQB
14 7 (0.72%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (6.49%) SLA
2 29 (2.99%) QA
3 9 (0.93%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.72%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.62%) GPG13
6 5 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.31%) FISMA
8 2 (0.21%) PMO
9 1 (0.10%) COBIT
9 1 (0.10%) COSO
9 1 (0.10%) SAS 70
System Software
1 174 (17.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 112 (11.55%) Hyper-V
3 111 (11.44%) Active Directory
4 106 (10.93%) NFS
5 73 (7.53%) Oracle RAC
6 56 (5.77%) KVM
7 54 (5.57%) Xen
8 52 (5.36%) SRDF
9 40 (4.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 37 (3.81%) vSphere
11 33 (3.40%) VMware ESX
12 32 (3.30%) Samba
13 24 (2.47%) Virtual Machines
14 18 (1.86%) Firmware
14 18 (1.86%) iptables
15 16 (1.65%) Job Entry Subsystem
15 16 (1.65%) XenApp
16 15 (1.55%) VMware Workstation
17 14 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
18 11 (1.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 94 (9.69%) Puppet
2 64 (6.60%) NetBackup
3 56 (5.77%) Nagios
4 55 (5.67%) Ansible
5 47 (4.85%) Opscode Chef
6 46 (4.74%) Oracle ZFS
7 40 (4.12%) Red Hat Satellite
8 33 (3.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 26 (2.68%) Cacti
10 21 (2.16%) Control-M
10 21 (2.16%) EMC NetWorker
11 19 (1.96%) ITRS Geneos
11 19 (1.96%) Oracle RMAN
11 19 (1.96%) SCOM
12 17 (1.75%) HP Data Protector
12 17 (1.75%) OpenView
12 17 (1.75%) Tivoli
13 16 (1.65%) Data Guard
13 16 (1.65%) SCCM
14 13 (1.34%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 448 (46.19%) Oracle
2 316 (32.58%) VMware
3 243 (25.05%) Red Hat
4 228 (23.51%) Cisco
5 197 (20.31%) Microsoft
6 172 (17.73%) NetApp
7 136 (14.02%) Sun
8 109 (11.24%) HP
8 109 (11.24%) IBM
9 103 (10.62%) EMC
10 84 (8.66%) Veritas
11 81 (8.35%) CheckPoint
12 74 (7.63%) Sybase
13 66 (6.80%) Intel
14 65 (6.70%) F5
15 62 (6.39%) Juniper
16 60 (6.19%) Palo Alto
17 53 (5.46%) Blue Coat
18 48 (4.95%) Crossbeam
19 43 (4.43%) Sourcefire
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 -£60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + 10% Pension + 15% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath
Wessex Water
Salary: Circa £40k dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £450000.00 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Square One Resources
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + shift bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Salary review every 6 months + ben
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + car, bonus, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 to 95,000 + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £45000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
United Kingdom Energy Authority, CCFE
Salary: From £44,192 to £49,400 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Pension, Negotiable
Posted: 19 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
STFC
Salary: From £37,415 to £41,572 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago