Period
to 17 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
England > London
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 522 488 469
Rank change year-on-year -34 -19 -144
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 283 389 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.43% 0.53% 0.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.89% 2.15% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 214 250 330
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.04% -4.17%
10th Percentile £45,000 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £90,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -8.33% +14.29% +3.96%

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 London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 14,991 18,126 18,338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 22.56% 24.66% 24.92%
Number of salaries quoted 12,409 14,210 15,881
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in London

Solaris
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Solaris in London

Solaris
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solaris in London over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Solaris in London

Solaris
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solaris within the London region over the 6 months to 17 December 2018. 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
Central London -1 62 £75,000 - 4
South London - 14 £57,500 -
West London +12 6 £52,500 +27.27%
Solaris
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, 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 London region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 229 (80.92%) Linux
2 221 (78.09%) Unix
3 143 (50.53%) Finance
4 134 (47.35%) Oracle
5 131 (46.29%) SQL
6 122 (43.11%) Red Hat
7 111 (39.22%) Java
8 94 (33.22%) Python
9 91 (32.16%) Windows
10 75 (26.50%) Banking
11 66 (23.32%) AIX
12 63 (22.26%) SQL Server
12 63 (22.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 58 (20.49%) Puppet
14 57 (20.14%) Agile Software Development
15 54 (19.08%) XML
16 51 (18.02%) Shell Script
16 51 (18.02%) Amazon AWS
17 49 (17.31%) Web Services
18 47 (16.61%) HPUX
19 44 (15.55%) VMware
20 42 (14.84%) HTML
20 42 (14.84%) SaaS
21 41 (14.49%) DNS
22 39 (13.78%) LDAP
23 38 (13.43%) PL/SQL
24 37 (13.07%) .NET
25 36 (12.72%) Git (software)
25 36 (12.72%) CentOS
25 36 (12.72%) Oracle Database

Solaris
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 25 (8.83%) Apache
2 24 (8.48%) Tomcat
3 18 (6.36%) SAS
4 14 (4.95%) IIS
5 13 (4.59%) nginx
6 12 (4.24%) JBoss
7 11 (3.89%) MQSeries
8 10 (3.53%) CMS
8 10 (3.53%) WordPress
9 8 (2.83%) Oracle Application Server
10 4 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (1.41%) MS Exchange
10 4 (1.41%) WebSphere
11 3 (1.06%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (1.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (4.95%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (1.77%) Eagle PACE
2 5 (1.77%) Front Arena
2 5 (1.77%) Global One
2 5 (1.77%) Markit EDM
2 5 (1.77%) thinkFolio
3 3 (1.06%) Rolfe and Nolan
4 2 (0.71%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.71%) Kondor
5 1 (0.35%) CSG Singleview
5 1 (0.35%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 51 (18.02%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (14.84%) SaaS
3 27 (9.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (4.95%) IaaS
5 13 (4.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 12 (4.24%) DigitalOcean
6 12 (4.24%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (3.53%) AWS CloudFormation
7 10 (3.53%) CloudFront
8 4 (1.41%) GitHub
8 4 (1.41%) Office 365
9 3 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (1.06%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (1.06%) Serverless
10 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.35%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (14.49%) DNS
2 27 (9.54%) TCP/IP
3 26 (9.19%) Firewall
4 25 (8.83%) SAN
5 21 (7.42%) LAN
5 21 (7.42%) WAN
6 19 (6.71%) Internet
7 13 (4.59%) NAS
8 11 (3.89%) HTTP
8 11 (3.89%) SMTP
9 9 (3.18%) DHCP
10 8 (2.83%) VPN
11 7 (2.47%) FIX Connectivity
12 6 (2.12%) FCoE
12 6 (2.12%) Fibre Channel
12 6 (2.12%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (2.12%) iSCSI
12 6 (2.12%) Multicast
13 5 (1.77%) BIG-IP
14 4 (1.41%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (22.26%) SQL Server
2 36 (12.72%) Oracle Database
2 36 (12.72%) Relational Database
3 30 (10.60%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (7.77%) Big Data
5 19 (6.71%) RDBMS
6 16 (5.65%) MySQL
7 15 (5.30%) DB2
8 13 (4.59%) Base SAS
8 13 (4.59%) Oracle Database 10g
8 13 (4.59%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 12 (4.24%) Oracle Database 11g
9 12 (4.24%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (3.89%) Oracle Database 12c
11 10 (3.53%) Amazon RDS
12 8 (2.83%) MongoDB
13 7 (2.47%) Informix
13 7 (2.47%) NuoDB
13 7 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (2.47%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 36 (12.72%) Git (software)
2 29 (10.25%) Maven
3 25 (8.83%) Jenkins
4 21 (7.42%) Eclipse
5 12 (4.24%) Ant
6 10 (3.53%) PEAR
7 9 (3.18%) Subversion
8 8 (2.83%) ProC
8 8 (2.83%) Toad
9 7 (2.47%) JIRA
10 3 (1.06%) ClearCase
10 3 (1.06%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.71%) JIRA Agile
12 1 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.35%) Hudson
12 1 (0.35%) Oracle APEX
12 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 143 (50.53%) Finance
2 75 (26.50%) Banking
3 19 (6.71%) Back Office
4 18 (6.36%) Investment Banking
5 11 (3.89%) Front Office
5 11 (3.89%) Publishing
6 4 (1.41%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.06%) Private Banking
7 3 (1.06%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.71%) Retail
9 1 (0.35%) Billing
9 1 (0.35%) French Language
9 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (21.20%) Administrator
2 49 (17.31%) Developer
3 39 (13.78%) Applications Support
4 38 (13.43%) Analyst
5 36 (12.72%) Linux Administrator
6 32 (11.31%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 31 (10.95%) Support Analyst
8 30 (10.60%) Applications Support Analyst
9 27 (9.54%) Systems Administrator
10 26 (9.19%) Support Engineer
11 25 (8.83%) Unix Engineer
12 24 (8.48%) Linux Engineer
13 23 (8.13%) Java Developer
14 21 (7.42%) IAM Specialist
14 21 (7.42%) Identity Management Specialist
15 20 (7.07%) Senior Developer
16 18 (6.36%) Architect
17 16 (5.65%) C++ Developer
18 15 (5.30%) Linux Systems Engineer
19 14 (4.95%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (19.08%) XML
2 49 (17.31%) Web Services
3 42 (14.84%) HTML
4 39 (13.78%) LDAP
5 37 (13.07%) .NET
6 33 (11.66%) Middleware
7 29 (10.25%) J2EE
8 24 (8.48%) FIX Protocol
9 21 (7.42%) JAXB
9 21 (7.42%) JPA
9 21 (7.42%) SailPoint
9 21 (7.42%) SAX
9 21 (7.42%) XSD
9 21 (7.42%) XSL
10 18 (6.36%) JSP
10 18 (6.36%) SOAP
11 16 (5.65%) Kafka
12 15 (5.30%) Spring
13 14 (4.95%) AngularJS
13 14 (4.95%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.25%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (9.54%) Fintech
3 26 (9.19%) Management Information System
4 23 (8.13%) Self-Motivation
5 22 (7.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 21 (7.42%) Hedge funds
7 18 (6.36%) Credit Risk
7 18 (6.36%) Equities
7 18 (6.36%) Market Risk
8 16 (5.65%) Fixed Income
9 15 (5.30%) Greenfield Project
10 13 (4.59%) CMDB
10 13 (4.59%) Derivative
11 12 (4.24%) SWIFT
12 10 (3.53%) Data Centre
12 10 (3.53%) Private Cloud
13 6 (2.12%) Clustering
13 6 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (2.12%) Eurex
13 6 (2.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 229 (80.92%) Linux
2 221 (78.09%) Unix
3 91 (32.16%) Windows
4 66 (23.32%) AIX
5 63 (22.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 47 (16.61%) HPUX
7 36 (12.72%) CentOS
8 25 (8.83%) Windows Server
9 19 (6.71%) Ubuntu
10 11 (3.89%) Mac OS X
11 9 (3.18%) SUSE
12 8 (2.83%) Windows NT
13 7 (2.47%) Windows 10
14 6 (2.12%) Android
14 6 (2.12%) Apple iOS
15 5 (1.77%) Fedora
15 5 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
16 4 (1.41%) Debian
16 4 (1.41%) zOS
17 3 (1.06%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (20.14%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (10.25%) ITIL
3 27 (9.54%) Cybersecurity
3 27 (9.54%) DevOps
3 27 (9.54%) Open Source
4 26 (9.19%) Configuration Management
5 25 (8.83%) Project Management
6 23 (8.13%) Microservices
6 23 (8.13%) MVC
7 22 (7.77%) Performance Tuning
8 21 (7.42%) Identity Access Management
8 21 (7.42%) Migration
8 21 (7.42%) Problem-Solving
9 20 (7.07%) Analytics
10 19 (6.71%) Data Management
10 19 (6.71%) ETL
11 18 (6.36%) Data Governance
11 18 (6.36%) Data Integration
11 18 (6.36%) Inmon Methodology
11 18 (6.36%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 131 (46.29%) SQL
2 111 (39.22%) Java
3 94 (33.22%) Python
4 51 (18.02%) Shell Script
5 38 (13.43%) PL/SQL
6 33 (11.66%) C++
7 30 (10.60%) Perl
8 29 (10.25%) Bash Shell
9 26 (9.19%) C#
10 19 (6.71%) Ruby
11 18 (6.36%) PowerShell
12 16 (5.65%) JavaScript
13 14 (4.95%) R
13 14 (4.95%) VB
14 13 (4.59%) Korn
15 12 (4.24%) Go
15 12 (4.24%) TypeScript
16 11 (3.89%) Bourne shell
16 11 (3.89%) C
17 4 (1.41%) VB6
Qualifications
1 27 (9.54%) Degree
2 20 (7.07%) RHCE
3 15 (5.30%) Numerate Degree
4 10 (3.53%) Oracle Certification
5 8 (2.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (2.47%) Sun Certification
7 6 (2.12%) CISSP
7 6 (2.12%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (1.41%) GCIA
8 4 (1.41%) GCIH
8 4 (1.41%) RHCSA
8 4 (1.41%) SANS
9 3 (1.06%) MBA
9 3 (1.06%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.71%) CISA
10 2 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.71%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.71%) OCP
10 2 (0.71%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.35%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.36%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 35 (12.37%) Active Directory
2 27 (9.54%) Docker
2 27 (9.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (5.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 12 (4.24%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (2.83%) KVM
5 8 (2.83%) LXC
6 7 (2.47%) Hyper-V
6 7 (2.47%) NFS
7 6 (2.12%) Postfix
7 6 (2.12%) SRDF
7 6 (2.12%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (2.12%) Xen
8 4 (1.41%) Veritas File System
8 4 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.71%) vSphere
10 1 (0.35%) Cronacle
10 1 (0.35%) Dovecot
10 1 (0.35%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 58 (20.49%) Puppet
2 33 (11.66%) Ansible
3 27 (9.54%) Control-M
4 22 (7.77%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (5.65%) Oracle ZFS
6 14 (4.95%) NetBackup
7 13 (4.59%) Kubernetes
8 12 (4.24%) Terraform
9 11 (3.89%) SCOM
10 10 (3.53%) EMC NetWorker
10 10 (3.53%) Unicenter
11 8 (2.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 5 (1.77%) Xymon
13 4 (1.41%) Data Guard
13 4 (1.41%) Red Hat Satellite
14 3 (1.06%) CFEngine
14 3 (1.06%) Netcool
14 3 (1.06%) Salt
14 3 (1.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 2 (0.71%) Nagios
Vendors
1 134 (47.35%) Oracle
2 122 (43.11%) Red Hat
3 44 (15.55%) VMware
4 30 (10.60%) Sybase
5 24 (8.48%) Rakuten
6 23 (8.13%) NetApp
7 22 (7.77%) HP
8 21 (7.42%) Cisco
8 21 (7.42%) ForgeRock
8 21 (7.42%) Veritas
9 18 (6.36%) EMC
9 18 (6.36%) Remedy
10 17 (6.01%) Google
10 17 (6.01%) Microsoft
11 14 (4.95%) BMC
11 14 (4.95%) TIBCO
12 13 (4.59%) SolarWinds
12 13 (4.59%) Symantec
13 11 (3.89%) Bloomberg
13 11 (3.89%) Reuters