Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
England > London
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 546 433 459
Rank change year-on-year -113 +26 -117
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 281 487 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.41% 0.66% 0.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.83% 2.60% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 204 306 351
London median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% -
10th Percentile £45,000 £39,375 £36,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £88,750 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £51,820
% change year-on-year -4.35% +10.96% -1.30%

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 15,350 18,720 19,389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 22.58% 25.18% 25.14%
Number of salaries quoted 12,673 14,395 16,869
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £81,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +0.56%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 -43 54 £75,000 +3.45% 5
South London +18 14 £57,500 +15.00% 1
West London +31 9 £52,500 +16.67% 2
East London -10 2 £52,500 +43.84% 5
Solaris
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 219 (77.94%) Linux
2 200 (71.17%) Unix
3 141 (50.18%) Finance
4 138 (49.11%) Oracle
5 117 (41.64%) Red Hat
6 115 (40.93%) Windows
7 114 (40.57%) SQL
8 97 (34.52%) Java
9 89 (31.67%) Python
10 85 (30.25%) SQL Server
11 80 (28.47%) Banking
12 74 (26.33%) AIX
13 63 (22.42%) XML
14 62 (22.06%) HPUX
14 62 (22.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 56 (19.93%) Amazon AWS
16 55 (19.57%) Shell Script
17 52 (18.51%) Agile Software Development
18 51 (18.15%) HTML
19 50 (17.79%) VMware
20 49 (17.44%) Puppet
21 46 (16.37%) Web Services
22 45 (16.01%) LDAP
22 45 (16.01%) Perl
23 43 (15.30%) Project Management
23 43 (15.30%) DNS
24 42 (14.95%) SaaS
25 41 (14.59%) Middleware
26 38 (13.52%) TCP/IP
27 37 (13.17%) Bash Shell

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 30 (10.68%) Apache
2 21 (7.47%) IIS
2 21 (7.47%) SAS
2 21 (7.47%) Tomcat
3 15 (5.34%) MQSeries
4 14 (4.98%) nginx
5 10 (3.56%) CMS
5 10 (3.56%) JBoss
5 10 (3.56%) WordPress
6 8 (2.85%) WebSphere
7 7 (2.49%) OpenStack
8 6 (2.14%) MS Exchange
9 5 (1.78%) WebLogic
10 4 (1.42%) Confluence
11 3 (1.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (1.07%) Skype for Business
12 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (1.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.07%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (4.27%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (1.78%) Global One
3 4 (1.42%) Documaker
4 3 (1.07%) Rolfe and Nolan
5 2 (0.71%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.71%) Kondor
6 1 (0.36%) CSG Singleview
6 1 (0.36%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 56 (19.93%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (14.95%) SaaS
3 31 (11.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (6.41%) IaaS
5 16 (5.69%) Google Cloud Platform
6 13 (4.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 12 (4.27%) DigitalOcean
8 10 (3.56%) AWS CloudFormation
8 10 (3.56%) CloudFront
9 8 (2.85%) GitHub
10 4 (1.42%) Office 365
11 3 (1.07%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (1.07%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (1.07%) PaaS
11 3 (1.07%) Serverless
12 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.36%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 43 (15.30%) DNS
2 38 (13.52%) TCP/IP
3 30 (10.68%) Firewall
4 25 (8.90%) LAN
4 25 (8.90%) WAN
5 21 (7.47%) SAN
6 18 (6.41%) Internet
7 16 (5.69%) DHCP
8 14 (4.98%) HTTP
9 12 (4.27%) NAS
10 10 (3.56%) SMTP
11 9 (3.20%) FIX Connectivity
11 9 (3.20%) VPN
12 6 (2.14%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (2.14%) FCoE
12 6 (2.14%) Fibre Channel
12 6 (2.14%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (2.14%) iSCSI
12 6 (2.14%) Multicast
12 6 (2.14%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (30.25%) SQL Server
2 37 (13.17%) Oracle Database
3 36 (12.81%) Relational Database
4 32 (11.39%) Data Warehouse
5 24 (8.54%) Big Data
6 19 (6.76%) DB2
7 17 (6.05%) Base SAS
7 17 (6.05%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 16 (5.69%) MySQL
9 14 (4.98%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (4.27%) MongoDB
11 11 (3.91%) Oracle Database 10g
12 10 (3.56%) Amazon RDS
12 10 (3.56%) Oracle Database 11g
12 10 (3.56%) RDBMS
13 9 (3.20%) Oracle Database 12c
14 7 (2.49%) Blockchain
14 7 (2.49%) NuoDB
14 7 (2.49%) SQL Server 2014
14 7 (2.49%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 33 (11.74%) Git (software)
2 25 (8.90%) Maven
3 23 (8.19%) Jenkins
4 17 (6.05%) Eclipse
5 10 (3.56%) PEAR
6 9 (3.20%) JIRA
7 8 (2.85%) Ant
7 8 (2.85%) ProC
7 8 (2.85%) Subversion
7 8 (2.85%) Toad
8 4 (1.42%) Gerrit
8 4 (1.42%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (1.07%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.71%) JIRA Agile
11 1 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.36%) GitLab
11 1 (0.36%) Hudson
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 141 (50.18%) Finance
2 80 (28.47%) Banking
3 13 (4.63%) Back Office
4 11 (3.91%) Investment Banking
4 11 (3.91%) Publishing
5 6 (2.14%) Front Office
6 5 (1.78%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.78%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.07%) Private Banking
7 3 (1.07%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.36%) Billing
8 1 (0.36%) Danish Language
8 1 (0.36%) Electronics
8 1 (0.36%) French Language
8 1 (0.36%) Games
8 1 (0.36%) German Language
8 1 (0.36%) Local Government
8 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.36%) Marketing
8 1 (0.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (16.01%) Administrator
2 39 (13.88%) Analyst
3 38 (13.52%) Developer
4 35 (12.46%) Applications Support
5 32 (11.39%) Support Analyst
6 31 (11.03%) Applications Support Analyst
7 27 (9.61%) Systems Administrator
8 25 (8.90%) Linux Administrator
9 23 (8.19%) Architect
10 21 (7.47%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 21 (7.47%) Support Engineer
11 18 (6.41%) Java Developer
11 18 (6.41%) Unix Engineer
12 17 (6.05%) Consultant
13 15 (5.34%) IAM Specialist
13 15 (5.34%) Identity Management Specialist
13 15 (5.34%) Linux Engineer
13 15 (5.34%) Technical Architect
14 14 (4.98%) Unix Administrator
15 13 (4.63%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (22.42%) XML
2 51 (18.15%) HTML
3 46 (16.37%) Web Services
4 45 (16.01%) LDAP
5 41 (14.59%) Middleware
6 35 (12.46%) .NET
7 22 (7.83%) JSON
8 21 (7.47%) J2EE
9 20 (7.12%) JSP
9 20 (7.12%) Regular Expression
10 19 (6.76%) FIX Protocol
11 17 (6.05%) JAXB
11 17 (6.05%) JPA
11 17 (6.05%) SAX
11 17 (6.05%) XSD
11 17 (6.05%) XSL
12 16 (5.69%) SOAP
13 15 (5.34%) SailPoint
14 13 (4.63%) Spring
15 12 (4.27%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.74%) Management Information System
2 26 (9.25%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (7.47%) Credit Risk
3 21 (7.47%) Fintech
3 21 (7.47%) Market Risk
4 19 (6.76%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (4.98%) Computer Science
5 14 (4.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 13 (4.63%) CMDB
7 12 (4.27%) Data Centre
7 12 (4.27%) SWIFT
8 11 (3.91%) Equities
9 10 (3.56%) Fixed Income
9 10 (3.56%) Private Cloud
10 8 (2.85%) Eurex
10 8 (2.85%) Hedge funds
11 6 (2.14%) Clustering
11 6 (2.14%) Derivative
11 6 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (2.14%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 219 (77.94%) Linux
2 200 (71.17%) Unix
3 115 (40.93%) Windows
4 74 (26.33%) AIX
5 62 (22.06%) HPUX
5 62 (22.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 35 (12.46%) CentOS
7 27 (9.61%) Windows Server
8 23 (8.19%) Mac OS X
9 18 (6.41%) Ubuntu
10 12 (4.27%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (3.91%) SUSE
12 10 (3.56%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (2.85%) Android
13 8 (2.85%) Windows NT
14 7 (2.49%) Windows 10
15 6 (2.14%) Debian
16 5 (1.78%) VMS
17 4 (1.42%) Apple iOS
17 4 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (18.51%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (15.30%) Project Management
3 31 (11.03%) Change Management
4 28 (9.96%) ITIL
5 24 (8.54%) Analytics
5 24 (8.54%) Problem-Solving
6 23 (8.19%) ETL
6 23 (8.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 22 (7.83%) Data Management
8 21 (7.47%) Cybersecurity
8 21 (7.47%) Data Governance
8 21 (7.47%) Data Integration
8 21 (7.47%) Inmon Methodology
8 21 (7.47%) Kimball Methodology
8 21 (7.47%) Technical Architecture
9 20 (7.12%) Configuration Management
9 20 (7.12%) High Availability
10 19 (6.76%) Performance Tuning
10 19 (6.76%) SDLC
11 18 (6.41%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 114 (40.57%) SQL
2 97 (34.52%) Java
3 89 (31.67%) Python
4 55 (19.57%) Shell Script
5 45 (16.01%) Perl
6 37 (13.17%) Bash Shell
7 34 (12.10%) PL/SQL
8 33 (11.74%) C++
9 20 (7.12%) C#
10 16 (5.69%) Ruby
11 15 (5.34%) PowerShell
12 14 (4.98%) JavaScript
13 13 (4.63%) Korn
14 10 (3.56%) Bourne shell
14 10 (3.56%) R
15 8 (2.85%) C
15 8 (2.85%) Go
15 8 (2.85%) TypeScript
15 8 (2.85%) VB
16 5 (1.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (9.25%) Degree
2 13 (4.63%) RHCE
3 10 (3.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (3.20%) Oracle Certification
5 7 (2.49%) Sun Certification
6 6 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (2.14%) CISSP
6 6 (2.14%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (2.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (1.78%) CCNA
8 4 (1.42%) DV Cleared
8 4 (1.42%) GCIA
8 4 (1.42%) GCIH
8 4 (1.42%) SANS
8 4 (1.42%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.07%) MBA
9 3 (1.07%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (1.07%) RHCSA
10 2 (0.71%) CCNP
10 2 (0.71%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.47%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.78%) QA
System Software
1 36 (12.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (11.74%) Active Directory
3 24 (8.54%) Docker
4 20 (7.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 13 (4.63%) Hyper-V
6 9 (3.20%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (2.85%) KVM
8 7 (2.49%) NFS
9 6 (2.14%) LXC
9 6 (2.14%) SRDF
9 6 (2.14%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (2.14%) Xen
9 6 (2.14%) XenApp
10 4 (1.42%) Samba
10 4 (1.42%) Veritas File System
10 4 (1.42%) VirtualBox
10 4 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (1.07%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (1.07%) MetaFrame
11 3 (1.07%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 49 (17.44%) Puppet
2 36 (12.81%) Ansible
3 27 (9.61%) Control-M
3 27 (9.61%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (6.05%) Oracle ZFS
5 14 (4.98%) NetBackup
6 13 (4.63%) SCOM
7 10 (3.56%) EMC NetWorker
7 10 (3.56%) Unicenter
8 9 (3.20%) Kubernetes
8 9 (3.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 8 (2.85%) Terraform
10 7 (2.49%) Nagios
11 5 (1.78%) Red Hat Satellite
11 5 (1.78%) Xymon
12 4 (1.42%) Rancher
12 4 (1.42%) Sysdig
12 4 (1.42%) vRealize
13 3 (1.07%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 3 (1.07%) Salt
Vendors
1 138 (49.11%) Oracle
2 117 (41.64%) Red Hat
3 50 (17.79%) VMware
4 35 (12.46%) HP
5 32 (11.39%) Cisco
6 28 (9.96%) EMC
7 26 (9.25%) Sybase
8 25 (8.90%) Microsoft
9 21 (7.47%) Google
10 20 (7.12%) Rakuten
11 19 (6.76%) Splunk
12 18 (6.41%) Veritas
13 16 (5.69%) BMC
14 15 (5.34%) ForgeRock
14 15 (5.34%) McAfee
15 14 (4.98%) NetApp
15 14 (4.98%) New Relic
15 14 (4.98%) Remedy
16 13 (4.63%) IBM
16 13 (4.63%) Symantec