Period
to 17 September 2019

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 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
England > London
6 months to
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 631 544 441
Rank change year-on-year -87 -103 +42
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 94 291 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.42% 0.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.77% 1.86% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 50 208 310
London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £46,250 £44,775 £41,250
90th Percentile £91,375 £100,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% -4.35% +15.00%

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 London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 12,130 15,604 18,875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 21.62% 22.76% 25.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9,992 12,847 14,587
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £83,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 September 2019.

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 September 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
Central London -1 24 £75,000 - 9
West London +11 7 - -
South London -4 6 £57,500 - 1
North London - 3 £47,500 -
East London +31 1 £85,000 +61.90% 2
Solaris
England

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 London region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 73 (77.66%) Linux
2 62 (65.96%) Unix
3 41 (43.62%) Oracle
4 36 (38.30%) Windows
5 34 (36.17%) Red Hat
5 34 (36.17%) Finance
6 29 (30.85%) ITIL
7 26 (27.66%) SQL
8 23 (24.47%) LDAP
8 23 (24.47%) TCP/IP
8 23 (24.47%) Bash Shell
9 21 (22.34%) Information Security
9 21 (22.34%) SLA
10 18 (19.15%) Microsoft
10 18 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (19.15%) Banking
10 18 (19.15%) CentOS
11 17 (18.09%) High Availability
12 16 (17.02%) Puppet
12 16 (17.02%) Degree
12 16 (17.02%) Project Planning
12 16 (17.02%) Cisco
12 16 (17.02%) Active Directory
12 16 (17.02%) Firmware
13 15 (15.96%) Management Information System
13 15 (15.96%) Splunk
14 14 (14.89%) Shell Script
14 14 (14.89%) AWS
15 13 (13.83%) Ubuntu
15 13 (13.83%) LAN

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 10 (10.64%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.13%) JBoss
2 2 (2.13%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.13%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.06%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.06%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.06%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (1.06%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.06%) Rolfe and Nolan
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.89%) AWS
2 8 (8.51%) Azure
3 2 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.06%) GCP
4 1 (1.06%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.06%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (24.47%) TCP/IP
2 13 (13.83%) LAN
2 13 (13.83%) WAN
3 12 (12.77%) BGP
3 12 (12.77%) Firewall
3 12 (12.77%) MPLS
3 12 (12.77%) Multicast
3 12 (12.77%) OSPF
4 11 (11.70%) Wireless
5 10 (10.64%) BGP-4
5 10 (10.64%) DNS
5 10 (10.64%) DVB
5 10 (10.64%) DWDM
5 10 (10.64%) HTTP
5 10 (10.64%) IGMP
5 10 (10.64%) SMTP
5 10 (10.64%) SNMP
5 10 (10.64%) Structured Cabling
5 10 (10.64%) WLAN
6 8 (8.51%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.64%) MySQL
1 10 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.57%) Oracle Database
3 7 (7.45%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.38%) Big Data
5 5 (5.32%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.32%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (5.32%) SQL Server 2017
5 5 (5.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (5.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.13%) DB2
7 1 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 12 (12.77%) Git (software)
2 11 (11.70%) Subversion
3 3 (3.19%) Hudson
3 3 (3.19%) Vagrant
4 2 (2.13%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.13%) Maven
5 1 (1.06%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.06%) Cobertura
5 1 (1.06%) Gradle
5 1 (1.06%) Metasploit
5 1 (1.06%) Snyk
5 1 (1.06%) SonarQube
General
1 34 (36.17%) Finance
2 18 (19.15%) Banking
3 9 (9.57%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.06%) Back Office
4 1 (1.06%) Front Office
4 1 (1.06%) Police
Job Titles
1 21 (22.34%) Administrator
2 20 (21.28%) Systems Administrator
3 13 (13.83%) Analyst
4 11 (11.70%) Linux Engineer
5 10 (10.64%) Network Administrator
5 10 (10.64%) Unix Engineer
6 9 (9.57%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 8 (8.51%) Support Engineer
8 7 (7.45%) Operations Support Engineer
8 7 (7.45%) Support Analyst
8 7 (7.45%) Wintel Engineer
8 7 (7.45%) Wintel Support
8 7 (7.45%) Wintel Support Engineer
9 6 (6.38%) Linux Administrator
10 5 (5.32%) Applications Support
10 5 (5.32%) Applications Support Analyst
10 5 (5.32%) Developer
10 5 (5.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 5 (5.32%) Technical Leader
11 4 (4.26%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (24.47%) LDAP
2 13 (13.83%) XML
3 12 (12.77%) J2EE
4 10 (10.64%) 802.1X
4 10 (10.64%) LAMP
5 8 (8.51%) FIX Protocol
6 7 (7.45%) XSD
6 7 (7.45%) XSLT
7 6 (6.38%) Kafka
8 5 (5.32%) HTML
8 5 (5.32%) REST
8 5 (5.32%) SailPoint
8 5 (5.32%) SOAP
8 5 (5.32%) SPML
9 2 (2.13%) .NET
9 2 (2.13%) .NET Core
9 2 (2.13%) WPF
10 1 (1.06%) boto
10 1 (1.06%) Elastic Stack
10 1 (1.06%) OpenJDK
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.96%) Management Information System
2 10 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.64%) Clustering
2 10 (10.64%) IPTV
2 10 (10.64%) MPEG
2 10 (10.64%) Replication
2 10 (10.64%) Video\Live Streaming
3 9 (9.57%) Public Cloud
4 5 (5.32%) Eurex
5 4 (4.26%) Credit Risk
5 4 (4.26%) Equities
5 4 (4.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (4.26%) Hedge funds
5 4 (4.26%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (3.19%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (3.19%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (2.13%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.13%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.06%) CUDA
8 1 (1.06%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 73 (77.66%) Linux
2 62 (65.96%) Unix
3 36 (38.30%) Windows
4 18 (19.15%) CentOS
5 13 (13.83%) Ubuntu
6 10 (10.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (8.51%) Windows Server
8 5 (5.32%) AIX
8 5 (5.32%) Debian
9 2 (2.13%) Windows NT
9 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.06%) Kali Linux
10 1 (1.06%) SUSE
10 1 (1.06%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.06%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (30.85%) ITIL
2 21 (22.34%) Information Security
3 18 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (18.09%) High Availability
5 16 (17.02%) Project Planning
6 13 (13.83%) Ticket Management
7 12 (12.77%) Service Management
8 11 (11.70%) Client Onboarding
8 11 (11.70%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (10.64%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (10.64%) Time Management
10 9 (9.57%) Project Management
11 8 (8.51%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (8.51%) SDLC
12 7 (7.45%) Architectural Design
12 7 (7.45%) Business Continuity
12 7 (7.45%) Cybersecurity
12 7 (7.45%) DevOps
12 7 (7.45%) Presales
12 7 (7.45%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 26 (27.66%) SQL
2 23 (24.47%) Bash Shell
3 14 (14.89%) Shell Script
4 13 (13.83%) Perl
5 12 (12.77%) Python
6 11 (11.70%) Korn
7 10 (10.64%) Java
8 7 (7.45%) Bourne shell
8 7 (7.45%) C-shell
8 7 (7.45%) PowerShell
9 6 (6.38%) C
10 4 (4.26%) C++
11 3 (3.19%) C#
12 2 (2.13%) R
12 2 (2.13%) Ruby
13 1 (1.06%) Go
13 1 (1.06%) JavaScript
13 1 (1.06%) Lua
Qualifications
1 16 (17.02%) Degree
2 12 (12.77%) CCNP
2 12 (12.77%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (12.77%) RHCE
3 11 (11.70%) MCP
3 11 (11.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (10.64%) CCDP
5 6 (6.38%) Oracle Certification
5 6 (6.38%) Sun Certification
6 3 (3.19%) A+ Certification
6 3 (3.19%) Server+ Certification
7 2 (2.13%) CCNA
7 2 (2.13%) JNCIP
7 2 (2.13%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.06%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.06%) GCIA
8 1 (1.06%) GCIH
8 1 (1.06%) GIAC
8 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.06%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (22.34%) SLA
2 8 (8.51%) GDPR
3 2 (2.13%) COBIT
3 2 (2.13%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.06%) PSD2
4 1 (1.06%) QA
4 1 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (17.02%) Active Directory
1 16 (17.02%) Firmware
2 10 (10.64%) DRBD
2 10 (10.64%) GlusterFS
2 10 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.38%) NFS
4 4 (4.26%) Docker
5 3 (3.19%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.13%) vSphere
7 1 (1.06%) Cronacle
7 1 (1.06%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.06%) KVM
7 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.06%) Veritas File System
7 1 (1.06%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (1.06%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.06%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 16 (17.02%) Puppet
2 12 (12.77%) Ansible
3 10 (10.64%) Galera Cluster
3 10 (10.64%) Nagios
3 10 (10.64%) ZABBIX
4 5 (5.32%) Data Guard
5 4 (4.26%) ITRS Geneos
5 4 (4.26%) Kubernetes
6 3 (3.19%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (3.19%) RSA enVision
6 3 (3.19%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (1.06%) CFEngine
7 1 (1.06%) Mesos
7 1 (1.06%) Rancher
7 1 (1.06%) SCCM
7 1 (1.06%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (1.06%) Sysdig
7 1 (1.06%) Terraform
7 1 (1.06%) vCenter Server
7 1 (1.06%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (43.62%) Oracle
2 34 (36.17%) Red Hat
3 18 (19.15%) Microsoft
4 16 (17.02%) Cisco
5 15 (15.96%) Splunk
6 11 (11.70%) ServiceNow
6 11 (11.70%) Sybase
6 11 (11.70%) VMware
7 10 (10.64%) Extreme Networks
7 10 (10.64%) Percona
8 6 (6.38%) Bloomberg
9 5 (5.32%) Fidessa
9 5 (5.32%) ION Trading
9 5 (5.32%) Patsystems
10 4 (4.26%) CQG
10 4 (4.26%) ForgeRock
10 4 (4.26%) IBM
10 4 (4.26%) Juniper
10 4 (4.26%) Reuters
10 4 (4.26%) Trayport