Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
England > London
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 522 458 365
Rank change year-on-year -64 -93 -87
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 303 383 736
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.44% 0.55% 0.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.81% 2.26% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 235 312 618
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -7.69%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,750 £35,875
90th Percentile £89,500 £102,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -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 16,725 16,943 22,779
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 24.12% 24.35% 26.60%
Number of salaries quoted 13,743 14,525 19,486
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,503 £28,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £81,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

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 18 February 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 18 February 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 -27 72 £75,000 +15.38% 10
West London +8 10 £60,000 -4.00% 4
Solaris
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 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.

1 271 (89.44%) Linux
2 219 (72.28%) Unix
3 154 (50.83%) Finance
4 143 (47.19%) Windows
5 132 (43.56%) SQL
6 117 (38.61%) Oracle
7 105 (34.65%) Java
8 102 (33.66%) Banking
9 75 (24.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 73 (24.09%) SQL Server
10 73 (24.09%) Shell Script
11 72 (23.76%) Sybase
12 68 (22.44%) Red Hat
13 57 (18.81%) Firewall
14 55 (18.15%) Perl
15 54 (17.82%) Investment Banking
16 52 (17.16%) Degree
17 47 (15.51%) Front Office
17 47 (15.51%) Python
17 47 (15.51%) Cisco
18 46 (15.18%) Bash Shell
19 45 (14.85%) XML
19 45 (14.85%) VMware
20 44 (14.52%) VMware Infrastructure
21 42 (13.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 39 (12.87%) FIX Protocol
22 39 (12.87%) Relational Database
22 39 (12.87%) Analytical Skills
23 37 (12.21%) Project Management
23 37 (12.21%) ITIL

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 29 (9.57%) Apache
2 23 (7.59%) Tomcat
3 22 (7.26%) WebSphere
4 11 (3.63%) IIS
5 9 (2.97%) MS Exchange
6 8 (2.64%) Confluence
7 7 (2.31%) MQSeries
7 7 (2.31%) SAS
8 6 (1.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (1.32%) JBoss
9 4 (1.32%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.32%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.99%) DataSynapse
10 3 (0.99%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.66%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.33%) Anypoint
Applications
1 12 (3.96%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.31%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (1.98%) Rolfe and Nolan
3 4 (1.32%) BusinessWorks
3 4 (1.32%) Kondor
4 3 (0.99%) Actimize
4 3 (0.99%) ION MarketView
5 2 (0.66%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.33%) CSG Singleview
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.33%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.60%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (6.27%) PaaS
3 17 (5.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (4.95%) SaaS
5 12 (3.96%) IaaS
6 8 (2.64%) Office 365
7 6 (1.98%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.99%) Oracle CX
9 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 57 (18.81%) Firewall
2 36 (11.88%) SAN
3 35 (11.55%) DNS
4 22 (7.26%) WAN
5 21 (6.93%) TCP/IP
6 20 (6.60%) Cisco ASA
7 18 (5.94%) DHCP
8 17 (5.61%) LAN
9 14 (4.62%) NAS
9 14 (4.62%) NetScaler
9 14 (4.62%) VPN
10 13 (4.29%) OSPF
11 12 (3.96%) BGP
11 12 (3.96%) Internet
12 11 (3.63%) iSCSI
12 11 (3.63%) MPLS
13 8 (2.64%) Network Security
13 8 (2.64%) VoIP
13 8 (2.64%) VPLS
13 8 (2.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (24.09%) SQL Server
2 39 (12.87%) Relational Database
3 30 (9.90%) RDBMS
4 20 (6.60%) MySQL
5 19 (6.27%) Oracle Database
6 13 (4.29%) Big Data
7 9 (2.97%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (2.97%) Oracle Database 12c
8 7 (2.31%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (1.32%) Informix
9 4 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.32%) Sybase ASE
10 3 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.99%) SAP HANA
10 3 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.66%) KDB
11 2 (0.66%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 27 (8.91%) Jenkins
2 24 (7.92%) Maven
3 21 (6.93%) ClearCase
4 18 (5.94%) TeamCity
5 15 (4.95%) Gradle
6 11 (3.63%) JIRA
7 9 (2.97%) Git (software)
8 5 (1.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (1.65%) Hudson
8 5 (1.65%) Subversion
9 4 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.66%) JIRA Agile
11 1 (0.33%) Ant
11 1 (0.33%) Firebug
11 1 (0.33%) JUnit
11 1 (0.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 154 (50.83%) Finance
2 102 (33.66%) Banking
3 54 (17.82%) Investment Banking
4 47 (15.51%) Front Office
5 30 (9.90%) Retail Banking
6 28 (9.24%) Back Office
7 19 (6.27%) Telecoms
8 9 (2.97%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.65%) Retail
10 2 (0.66%) Electronics
10 2 (0.66%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.66%) Marketing
11 1 (0.33%) Advertising
11 1 (0.33%) Billing
11 1 (0.33%) French Language
11 1 (0.33%) German Language
11 1 (0.33%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.33%) Law
11 1 (0.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 50 (16.50%) Analyst
1 50 (16.50%) Developer
2 42 (13.86%) Support Analyst
3 38 (12.54%) Applications Support
4 27 (8.91%) Java Developer
5 22 (7.26%) Senior Developer
5 22 (7.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 21 (6.93%) Core Java Developer
7 19 (6.27%) Administrator
7 19 (6.27%) Network Engineer
8 18 (5.94%) Cisco Engineer
8 18 (5.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 16 (5.28%) Linux Administrator
9 16 (5.28%) Murex Support
10 15 (4.95%) Subject Matter Expert
11 14 (4.62%) Head of Operations
12 13 (4.29%) Consultant
12 13 (4.29%) E-Commerce Developer
12 13 (4.29%) Electronic Trading Support
12 13 (4.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (14.85%) XML
2 39 (12.87%) FIX Protocol
3 36 (11.88%) .NET
4 31 (10.23%) SOAP
4 31 (10.23%) Spring
5 30 (9.90%) Middleware
6 28 (9.24%) Web Services
7 24 (7.92%) J2EE
7 24 (7.92%) REST
8 21 (6.93%) HTML
9 18 (5.94%) LDAP
9 18 (5.94%) XSLT
10 17 (5.61%) JSON
11 15 (4.95%) Spring Security
12 14 (4.62%) JMS
13 13 (4.29%) XSD
14 12 (3.96%) JDBC
15 8 (2.64%) JSP
15 8 (2.64%) TIBCO EMS
16 6 (1.98%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 42 (13.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 39 (12.87%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (9.57%) Management Information System
4 26 (8.58%) Computer Science
5 25 (8.25%) Derivative
6 23 (7.59%) Data Centre
7 18 (5.94%) User Experience
8 16 (5.28%) Replication
9 14 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (4.62%) Eurex
10 13 (4.29%) SWIFT
11 12 (3.96%) Equities
12 11 (3.63%) Fintech
13 10 (3.30%) Linux Command Line
14 9 (2.97%) Clustering
15 6 (1.98%) Blackberry
15 6 (1.98%) Fixed Income
16 5 (1.65%) Cyberthreat
17 4 (1.32%) EMC VNX
17 4 (1.32%) Fedwire
Operating Systems
1 271 (89.44%) Linux
2 219 (72.28%) Unix
3 143 (47.19%) Windows
4 75 (24.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 35 (11.55%) AIX
6 34 (11.22%) HPUX
7 29 (9.57%) Windows Server
8 26 (8.58%) SUSE
9 23 (7.59%) CentOS
10 16 (5.28%) Debian
11 15 (4.95%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (4.62%) Ubuntu
13 13 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (3.96%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (3.63%) Mac OS X
16 10 (3.30%) Fedora
17 9 (2.97%) Windows 10
17 9 (2.97%) Windows 8
17 9 (2.97%) Windows NT
18 7 (2.31%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (12.21%) Agile Software Development
1 37 (12.21%) Asset Management
1 37 (12.21%) Electronic Trading
1 37 (12.21%) ITIL
1 37 (12.21%) Project Management
2 34 (11.22%) High Availability
3 33 (10.89%) DevOps
4 32 (10.56%) Wealth Management
5 27 (8.91%) Migration
6 26 (8.58%) Capacity Management
6 26 (8.58%) Capacity Planning
6 26 (8.58%) Incident Management
6 26 (8.58%) SDLC
6 26 (8.58%) Task Automation
7 25 (8.25%) Root Cause Analysis
7 25 (8.25%) Validation
8 24 (7.92%) E-Commerce
8 24 (7.92%) Performance Tuning
9 22 (7.26%) Configuration Management
10 21 (6.93%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 132 (43.56%) SQL
2 105 (34.65%) Java
3 73 (24.09%) Shell Script
4 55 (18.15%) Perl
5 47 (15.51%) Python
6 46 (15.18%) Bash Shell
7 27 (8.91%) PowerShell
8 21 (6.93%) C++
8 21 (6.93%) Korn
9 17 (5.61%) JavaScript
10 9 (2.97%) Bourne shell
10 9 (2.97%) PL/SQL
10 9 (2.97%) Ruby
11 7 (2.31%) C#
11 7 (2.31%) VB
12 6 (1.98%) C
12 6 (1.98%) C-shell
12 6 (1.98%) PHP
13 5 (1.65%) AWK
14 4 (1.32%) XPath
Qualifications
1 52 (17.16%) Degree
2 25 (8.25%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (4.62%) CCIE
4 12 (3.96%) CCNP
5 11 (3.63%) CCNA
6 8 (2.64%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (2.64%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (2.31%) RHCE
8 6 (1.98%) CCSP
9 5 (1.65%) JNCIE
10 4 (1.32%) RHCSA
11 3 (0.99%) CCIP
11 3 (0.99%) JNCIP
12 2 (0.66%) OCP
12 2 (0.66%) Oracle Certification
13 1 (0.33%) MCP
13 1 (0.33%) MCSA
13 1 (0.33%) MCSE
13 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.61%) SLA
2 9 (2.97%) QA
3 8 (2.64%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.65%) COBIT
4 5 (1.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (1.32%) SEPA
6 3 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 3 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 44 (14.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (6.93%) Active Directory
3 18 (5.94%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (4.62%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (3.63%) Hyper-V
6 10 (3.30%) XenApp
7 9 (2.97%) NFS
7 9 (2.97%) vSphere
8 6 (1.98%) Docker
8 6 (1.98%) XenServer
9 4 (1.32%) KVM
9 4 (1.32%) MetaFrame
10 2 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.33%) Snort
11 1 (0.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 32 (10.56%) Ansible
2 26 (8.58%) Nagios
3 23 (7.59%) Puppet
4 14 (4.62%) NetBackup
5 11 (3.63%) Cacti
5 11 (3.63%) OpenView
5 11 (3.63%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (3.63%) QRadar
5 11 (3.63%) SolarWinds Orion
6 8 (2.64%) Data Guard
6 8 (2.64%) vRealize
7 7 (2.31%) Cisco Prime
7 7 (2.31%) Icinga
7 7 (2.31%) ITRS Geneos
7 7 (2.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 7 (2.31%) Oracle RMAN
7 7 (2.31%) Oracle ZFS
7 7 (2.31%) ZABBIX
8 6 (1.98%) Backup Exec
8 6 (1.98%) Salt
Vendors
1 117 (38.61%) Oracle
2 72 (23.76%) Sybase
3 68 (22.44%) Red Hat
4 47 (15.51%) Cisco
5 45 (14.85%) VMware
6 36 (11.88%) HP
7 28 (9.24%) Microsoft
8 27 (8.91%) Murex
9 25 (8.25%) IBM
10 22 (7.26%) Bloomberg
10 22 (7.26%) EMC
10 22 (7.26%) Reuters
10 22 (7.26%) TIBCO
11 21 (6.93%) NetApp
12 19 (6.27%) Splunk
13 18 (5.94%) Citrix
14 16 (5.28%) Veritas
15 15 (4.95%) ION Trading
16 14 (4.62%) Patsystems
17 13 (4.29%) GL TRADE