Period
to 26 July 2021

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 26 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
England > London
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 650 509 676
Rank change year-on-year -141 +167 -115
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 38 57 83
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.085% 0.19% 0.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.52% 1.01% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 28 45 61
10th Percentile £67,750 £42,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £70,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.71% +3.70% +9.31%
75th Percentile £90,000 £80,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £103,500 £91,250
England median annual salary £72,500 £56,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year +28.89% +7.14% -4.55%

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 7,327 5,650 12,488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 16.34% 19.23% 21.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5,128 4,691 10,472
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
75th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £93,750 £92,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in London

Solaris
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Solaris in London.

Salary trend for Solaris in London

Solaris
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Solaris in London over the 6 months to 26 July 2021.

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 26 July 2021. 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 -11 1 £75,000 - 3
South London - 1 - - 2
Solaris
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 2021, 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 37 (97.37%) Linux
2 30 (78.95%) SQL
3 27 (71.05%) Banking
4 25 (65.79%) Perl
5 21 (55.26%) Bash Shell
6 20 (52.63%) Oracle
7 18 (47.37%) Unix
8 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (42.11%) Java
9 16 (42.11%) Python
9 16 (42.11%) Red Hat
10 15 (39.47%) Investment Banking
11 14 (36.84%) Finance
11 14 (36.84%) DevOps
12 13 (34.21%) AWS
12 13 (34.21%) Windows
13 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
13 12 (31.58%) Active Directory
13 12 (31.58%) Ubuntu
13 12 (31.58%) CentOS
13 12 (31.58%) Windows Server
14 11 (28.95%) Performance Tuning
14 11 (28.95%) Eurex
14 11 (28.95%) Client Onboarding
14 11 (28.95%) FIX Connectivity
14 11 (28.95%) PowerShell
14 11 (28.95%) Trayport
14 11 (28.95%) FIX Protocol
14 11 (28.95%) ION Trading
14 11 (28.95%) Ruby

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 8 (21.05%) JBoss
2 2 (5.26%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) BASE24
1 1 (2.63%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 13 (34.21%) AWS
2 5 (13.16%) Azure
2 5 (13.16%) GCP
3 3 (7.89%) IaaS
3 3 (7.89%) PaaS
3 3 (7.89%) SaaS
4 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.63%) GitHub
4 1 (2.63%) npm
4 1 (2.63%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.95%) FIX Connectivity
2 4 (10.53%) NAS
2 4 (10.53%) SAN
3 3 (7.89%) DHCP
3 3 (7.89%) DNS
3 3 (7.89%) Firewall
3 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 9 (23.68%) Relational Database
3 8 (21.05%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
1 9 (23.68%) JIRA
2 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.26%) Subversion
3 1 (2.63%) Ant
3 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.63%) IntelliJ
3 1 (2.63%) Maven
3 1 (2.63%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.63%) SonarQube
3 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 27 (71.05%) Banking
2 15 (39.47%) Investment Banking
3 14 (36.84%) Finance
4 6 (15.79%) Front Office
5 3 (7.89%) Back Office
6 2 (5.26%) Social Skills
7 1 (2.63%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Analyst
1 12 (31.58%) Applications Support
1 12 (31.58%) Applications Support Analyst
1 12 (31.58%) Support Analyst
2 8 (21.05%) Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Architect
3 6 (15.79%) Technical Architect
4 5 (13.16%) Investment Banking Java Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Java Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Requirements Architect
5 4 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (10.53%) Unix Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Banking Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Junior
7 1 (2.63%) Junior Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (13.16%) Hibernate
2 5 (13.16%) JPA
2 5 (13.16%) Middleware
2 5 (13.16%) Spring
2 5 (13.16%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.63%) Express
3 1 (2.63%) Kafka
3 1 (2.63%) MEAN Stack
3 1 (2.63%) Node.js
3 1 (2.63%) Play Framework
3 1 (2.63%) React
3 1 (2.63%) RESTful
3 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Eurex
2 8 (21.05%) Clustering
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.26%) PKI
4 1 (2.63%) Derivative
4 1 (2.63%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.63%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (97.37%) Linux
2 18 (47.37%) Unix
3 13 (34.21%) Windows
4 12 (31.58%) CentOS
4 12 (31.58%) Ubuntu
4 12 (31.58%) Windows Server
5 4 (10.53%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.63%) AIX
6 1 (2.63%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (36.84%) DevOps
3 11 (28.95%) Client Onboarding
3 11 (28.95%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (21.05%) Direct Market Access
4 8 (21.05%) Electronic Trading
4 8 (21.05%) Fintech
4 8 (21.05%) High Availability
4 8 (21.05%) Non-Functional Testing
5 6 (15.79%) Multithreading
6 5 (13.16%) Data Integration
6 5 (13.16%) Multithreaded Programming
7 2 (5.26%) Antivirus Management
7 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.26%) Information Security
7 2 (5.26%) Information Security Management
7 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 2 (5.26%) ISMS
7 2 (5.26%) Presales
7 2 (5.26%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (78.95%) SQL
2 25 (65.79%) Perl
3 21 (55.26%) Bash Shell
4 16 (42.11%) Java
4 16 (42.11%) Python
5 11 (28.95%) PowerShell
5 11 (28.95%) Ruby
6 8 (21.05%) Shell Script
7 5 (13.16%) Scala
8 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
9 2 (5.26%) C++
10 1 (2.63%) C
10 1 (2.63%) C#
10 1 (2.63%) TypeScript
10 1 (2.63%) VB
10 1 (2.63%) VB6
10 1 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) CCNA
1 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
1 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) GDPR
2 1 (2.63%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) Docker
2 2 (5.26%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.26%) Sendmail
2 2 (5.26%) Terminal Services
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Ansible
1 5 (13.16%) Puppet
2 2 (5.26%) Control-M
2 2 (5.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (5.26%) Kubernetes
2 2 (5.26%) MOM
2 2 (5.26%) SCOM
2 2 (5.26%) WSUS
3 1 (2.63%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) Oracle
2 16 (42.11%) Red Hat
3 11 (28.95%) Bloomberg
3 11 (28.95%) CQG
3 11 (28.95%) Fidessa
3 11 (28.95%) ION Trading
3 11 (28.95%) Patsystems
3 11 (28.95%) Reuters
3 11 (28.95%) Trayport
4 9 (23.68%) Sybase
5 5 (13.16%) TIBCO
6 2 (5.26%) Cisco
6 2 (5.26%) Citrix
6 2 (5.26%) F5
6 2 (5.26%) McAfee
6 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.26%) VMware
7 1 (2.63%) FIS
7 1 (2.63%) Rogue Wave
7 1 (2.63%) SaltStack