Period
to 17 August 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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
England > London
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 544 438 476
Rank change year-on-year -106 +38 -147
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 289 499 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.41% 0.68% 0.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.81% 2.65% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 200 328 388
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £42,000 £41,250 £35,875
90th Percentile £102,500 £87,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +15.00% -4.76%

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 16,001 18,813 20,832
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 22.97% 25.49% 25.72%
Number of salaries quoted 13,138 14,904 18,204
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £83,750 £80,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 August 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 August 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 -54 44 £75,000 +15.38% 2
West London +31 18 £42,000 -16.00%
East London -17 2 £52,500 +37.25% 1
South London -9 1 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Solaris
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 213 (73.70%) Linux
2 203 (70.24%) Unix
3 157 (54.33%) Oracle
4 153 (52.94%) Windows
5 149 (51.56%) Finance
6 118 (40.83%) Java
7 112 (38.75%) SQL Server
8 105 (36.33%) SQL
9 92 (31.83%) Red Hat
10 81 (28.03%) Python
11 79 (27.34%) Banking
12 74 (25.61%) AIX
12 74 (25.61%) XML
13 69 (23.88%) HPUX
14 63 (21.80%) Agile Software Development
15 62 (21.45%) VMware
16 58 (20.07%) Project Management
17 57 (19.72%) HTML
18 56 (19.38%) Management Information System
19 55 (19.03%) Web Services
19 55 (19.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 53 (18.34%) VMware Infrastructure
21 52 (17.99%) DNS
22 50 (17.30%) .NET
23 48 (16.61%) Shell Script
24 46 (15.92%) Firewall
24 46 (15.92%) Amazon AWS
25 45 (15.57%) Perl
26 44 (15.22%) Data Warehouse
26 44 (15.22%) 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 39 (13.49%) Apache
2 38 (13.15%) IIS
3 34 (11.76%) SAS
4 19 (6.57%) JBoss
5 18 (6.23%) WebSphere
6 15 (5.19%) MS Exchange
7 14 (4.84%) WebLogic
8 13 (4.50%) nginx
8 13 (4.50%) Tomcat
9 11 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2010
10 10 (3.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 10 (3.46%) CMS
10 10 (3.46%) WordPress
11 9 (3.11%) MQSeries
12 8 (2.77%) OpenStack
12 8 (2.77%) Skype for Business
13 7 (2.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 6 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
14 6 (2.08%) Oracle Application Server
14 6 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (1.73%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (4.15%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (1.73%) Documaker
3 4 (1.38%) CSG Singleview
3 4 (1.38%) PeopleSoft CRM
3 4 (1.38%) Rolfe and Nolan
4 2 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.35%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.35%) Global One
5 1 (0.35%) Kondor
Cloud Services
1 46 (15.92%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (12.80%) SaaS
3 19 (6.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (5.54%) IaaS
5 12 (4.15%) PaaS
5 12 (4.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 10 (3.46%) AWS CloudFormation
6 10 (3.46%) CloudFront
7 9 (3.11%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (2.77%) GitHub
9 6 (2.08%) DigitalOcean
9 6 (2.08%) OpenShift
10 5 (1.73%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (1.04%) Amazon Glacier
11 3 (1.04%) Amazon S3
11 3 (1.04%) Office 365
12 2 (0.69%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.69%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 52 (17.99%) DNS
2 46 (15.92%) Firewall
3 43 (14.88%) TCP/IP
4 31 (10.73%) DHCP
5 29 (10.03%) LAN
5 29 (10.03%) WAN
6 25 (8.65%) SAN
7 18 (6.23%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (5.54%) HTTP
9 15 (5.19%) Internet
10 10 (3.46%) SMTP
11 8 (2.77%) Cisco PIX
12 7 (2.42%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (2.42%) FIX Connectivity
12 7 (2.42%) NAS
12 7 (2.42%) SNMP
12 7 (2.42%) VPN
13 6 (2.08%) FTP
13 6 (2.08%) SSH
13 6 (2.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (38.75%) SQL Server
2 44 (15.22%) Data Warehouse
2 44 (15.22%) Oracle Database
3 36 (12.46%) Big Data
4 27 (9.34%) Base SAS
4 27 (9.34%) Relational Database
4 27 (9.34%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 20 (6.92%) MySQL
6 19 (6.57%) Oracle Database 11g
7 18 (6.23%) Oracle Database 12c
8 17 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (5.19%) DB2
10 14 (4.84%) Oracle Exadata
11 13 (4.50%) Amazon RDS
11 13 (4.50%) RDBMS
12 12 (4.15%) MongoDB
13 10 (3.46%) Oracle BI EE
13 10 (3.46%) Oracle Database 10g
13 10 (3.46%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (2.42%) Informix
Development Applications
1 26 (9.00%) Jenkins
2 21 (7.27%) Git (software)
3 14 (4.84%) Maven
4 10 (3.46%) PEAR
5 9 (3.11%) JIRA
6 8 (2.77%) Toad
7 6 (2.08%) Eclipse
7 6 (2.08%) SoapUI
8 5 (1.73%) Gerrit
8 5 (1.73%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (1.38%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (1.38%) ProC
9 4 (1.38%) Subversion
9 4 (1.38%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.04%) Gradle
10 3 (1.04%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.69%) Ant
12 1 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.35%) Hudson
12 1 (0.35%) JUnit
General
1 149 (51.56%) Finance
2 79 (27.34%) Banking
3 14 (4.84%) Back Office
4 13 (4.50%) Front Office
5 12 (4.15%) Investment Banking
6 11 (3.81%) Publishing
7 8 (2.77%) Telecoms
8 6 (2.08%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.38%) Billing
10 3 (1.04%) Retail
11 2 (0.69%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.35%) Danish Language
12 1 (0.35%) Electronics
12 1 (0.35%) Games
12 1 (0.35%) German Language
12 1 (0.35%) Local Government
12 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (14.88%) Analyst
2 40 (13.84%) Consultant
3 38 (13.15%) Administrator
4 32 (11.07%) Support Analyst
5 30 (10.38%) Applications Support
6 23 (7.96%) Applications Support Analyst
6 23 (7.96%) Developer
7 20 (6.92%) DBA
7 20 (6.92%) Oracle DBA
8 18 (6.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 18 (6.23%) Linux Administrator
8 18 (6.23%) Support Engineer
9 16 (5.54%) Architect
9 16 (5.54%) Unix Support
10 15 (5.19%) FIX Analyst
10 15 (5.19%) FIX Support Analyst
10 15 (5.19%) Unix Engineer
11 13 (4.50%) Linux Engineer
11 13 (4.50%) Unix Administrator
12 12 (4.15%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (25.61%) XML
2 57 (19.72%) HTML
3 55 (19.03%) Web Services
4 50 (17.30%) .NET
5 43 (14.88%) Middleware
6 41 (14.19%) LDAP
7 32 (11.07%) JSP
8 28 (9.69%) JSON
9 24 (8.30%) FIX Protocol
10 23 (7.96%) Regular Expression
11 22 (7.61%) SOAP
12 17 (5.88%) JMS
13 13 (4.50%) REST
14 12 (4.15%) J2EE
14 12 (4.15%) WebSphere MQ
14 12 (4.15%) XSD
15 10 (3.46%) Oracle GoldenGate
15 10 (3.46%) WSH
16 9 (3.11%) Hibernate
16 9 (3.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 56 (19.38%) Management Information System
2 37 (12.80%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (11.76%) Credit Risk
3 34 (11.76%) Market Risk
4 25 (8.65%) Computer Science
5 23 (7.96%) Fintech
6 18 (6.23%) Fixed Income
7 15 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (4.84%) Equities
9 13 (4.50%) CMDB
10 12 (4.15%) Data Centre
11 10 (3.46%) Blackberry
11 10 (3.46%) Eurex
11 10 (3.46%) Private Cloud
12 9 (3.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 7 (2.42%) Clustering
13 7 (2.42%) Derivative
13 7 (2.42%) Hedge funds
14 6 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
15 4 (1.38%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 213 (73.70%) Linux
2 203 (70.24%) Unix
3 153 (52.94%) Windows
4 74 (25.61%) AIX
5 69 (23.88%) HPUX
6 55 (19.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 39 (13.49%) Windows Server
8 22 (7.61%) CentOS
9 20 (6.92%) Mac OS X
10 18 (6.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (5.54%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (4.84%) Ubuntu
13 13 (4.50%) Windows NT
14 10 (3.46%) SUSE
15 7 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
16 6 (2.08%) Amazon Linux
16 6 (2.08%) Debian
16 6 (2.08%) Oracle Linux
17 5 (1.73%) Android
17 5 (1.73%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (21.80%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (20.07%) Project Management
3 42 (14.53%) Problem-Solving
4 39 (13.49%) ETL
5 38 (13.15%) Analytics
5 38 (13.15%) Data Management
6 36 (12.46%) ITIL
6 36 (12.46%) Technical Architecture
7 35 (12.11%) Change Management
8 34 (11.76%) Data Governance
8 34 (11.76%) Data Integration
8 34 (11.76%) Inmon Methodology
8 34 (11.76%) Kimball Methodology
9 29 (10.03%) Data Architecture
10 28 (9.69%) High Availability
11 27 (9.34%) Feasibility Study
11 27 (9.34%) Information Management
11 27 (9.34%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 27 (9.34%) Volume Testing
12 19 (6.57%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 118 (40.83%) Java
2 105 (36.33%) SQL
3 81 (28.03%) Python
4 48 (16.61%) Shell Script
5 45 (15.57%) Perl
6 35 (12.11%) Bash Shell
7 29 (10.03%) C#
7 29 (10.03%) C++
8 27 (9.34%) PL/SQL
9 24 (8.30%) PowerShell
10 17 (5.88%) JavaScript
10 17 (5.88%) VB
11 15 (5.19%) Ruby
12 11 (3.81%) C
13 7 (2.42%) Korn
14 5 (1.73%) PHP
15 3 (1.04%) AWK
15 3 (1.04%) Scala
16 2 (0.69%) Groovy
16 2 (0.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 40 (13.84%) Degree
2 17 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (4.15%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (4.15%) Security Cleared
4 10 (3.46%) CCNA
4 10 (3.46%) DV Cleared
5 6 (2.08%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (1.73%) CISSP
7 4 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.38%) TOGAF Certification
8 3 (1.04%) GCIA
8 3 (1.04%) GCIH
8 3 (1.04%) RHCE
8 3 (1.04%) SANS
9 2 (0.69%) CISA
9 2 (0.69%) MBA
9 2 (0.69%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.69%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.35%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (11.76%) Data Quality
2 10 (3.46%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.38%) QA
System Software
1 53 (18.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (14.53%) Active Directory
3 21 (7.27%) Hyper-V
4 19 (6.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 18 (6.23%) Oracle RAC
5 18 (6.23%) XenApp
6 12 (4.15%) Docker
7 10 (3.46%) MetaFrame
7 10 (3.46%) XenServer
8 9 (3.11%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (2.77%) Forefront TMG
9 8 (2.77%) Terminal Services
9 8 (2.77%) VMware Workstation
9 8 (2.77%) vSphere
10 6 (2.08%) iptables
10 6 (2.08%) LXC
10 6 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (2.08%) VMware Server
11 5 (1.73%) Samba
11 5 (1.73%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 43 (14.88%) Puppet
2 29 (10.03%) Ansible
3 25 (8.65%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (7.27%) Oracle ZFS
5 18 (6.23%) SCOM
6 17 (5.88%) Control-M
7 12 (4.15%) NetBackup
7 12 (4.15%) Norton AntiVirus
8 11 (3.81%) EMC NetWorker
8 11 (3.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 10 (3.46%) Backup Exec
9 10 (3.46%) Data Guard
9 10 (3.46%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 10 (3.46%) Nagios
9 10 (3.46%) Oracle RMAN
9 10 (3.46%) Unicenter
10 8 (2.77%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 8 (2.77%) MOM
10 8 (2.77%) WSUS
11 5 (1.73%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 157 (54.33%) Oracle
2 92 (31.83%) Red Hat
3 62 (21.45%) VMware
4 43 (14.88%) Microsoft
5 42 (14.53%) Cisco
6 39 (13.49%) HP
7 34 (11.76%) Sybase
8 32 (11.07%) EMC
9 22 (7.61%) IBM
9 22 (7.61%) Splunk
10 21 (7.27%) McAfee
10 21 (7.27%) Symantec
11 20 (6.92%) Citrix
12 18 (6.23%) CA
13 17 (5.88%) BMC
13 17 (5.88%) Veritas
14 16 (5.54%) New Relic
15 15 (5.19%) NetApp
15 15 (5.19%) WorldPay
16 13 (4.50%) Remedy