Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 459 442 320
Rank change year-on-year -17 -122 -52
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 433 448 927
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.57% 0.59% 1.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.31% 2.34% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 268 359 779
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - -4.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £91,250 £93,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £51,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +16.50% -1.90% +2.94%

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 18715 19123 23816
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 24.83% 25.10% 27.09%
Number of salaries quoted 14474 16627 20460
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 +9 58 £75,000 +25.00% 3
West London -21 16 £46,250 +23.33%
East London -16 3 £35,000 -65.00%
Solaris
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Solaris also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Solaris.

1 393 (90.76%) Linux
2 334 (77.14%) Unix
3 245 (56.58%) Finance
4 200 (46.19%) Banking
5 177 (40.88%) Red Hat
6 170 (39.26%) Windows
7 165 (38.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 157 (36.26%) Oracle
9 155 (35.80%) DevOps
10 145 (33.49%) Investment Banking
11 137 (31.64%) Java
11 137 (31.64%) SQL
12 116 (26.79%) Wealth Management
13 114 (26.33%) Retail Banking
13 114 (26.33%) Asset Management
14 106 (24.48%) TeamCity
15 88 (20.32%) Perl
15 88 (20.32%) SQL Server
15 88 (20.32%) Python
16 85 (19.63%) Sybase
17 79 (18.24%) Jenkins
18 76 (17.55%) Continuous Integration
19 71 (16.40%) Shell Script
20 67 (15.47%) Ansible
21 66 (15.24%) .NET
22 64 (14.78%) Cisco
22 64 (14.78%) VMware
22 64 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
23 63 (14.55%) SDLC
23 63 (14.55%) Apache

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 63 (14.55%) Apache
2 55 (12.70%) Tomcat
3 35 (8.08%) WebLogic
4 33 (7.62%) WebSphere
5 19 (4.39%) Confluence
6 17 (3.93%) IIS
7 15 (3.46%) JBoss
8 11 (2.54%) MQSeries
9 10 (2.31%) SharePoint
10 9 (2.08%) SAS
11 7 (1.62%) Skype for Business
12 6 (1.39%) MS Exchange
13 4 (0.92%) Apache TomEE
13 4 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
14 3 (0.69%) DataSynapse
14 3 (0.69%) Oracle Application Server
15 2 (0.46%) Apache Spark
15 2 (0.46%) CMS
15 2 (0.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 1 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 18 (4.16%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (2.31%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.62%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.15%) Actimize
1 5 (1.15%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (0.92%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (0.92%) Kondor
3 3 (0.69%) ION MarketView
4 2 (0.46%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 46 (10.62%) GitHub
2 39 (9.01%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (5.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (3.23%) IaaS
5 13 (3.00%) PaaS
6 8 (1.85%) SaaS
7 6 (1.39%) Office 365
8 4 (0.92%) OpenShift
9 3 (0.69%) Oracle CX
10 1 (0.23%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 55 (12.70%) DNS
2 45 (10.39%) Firewall
3 42 (9.70%) SAN
4 38 (8.78%) TCP/IP
5 34 (7.85%) DHCP
6 31 (7.16%) LDAP
7 23 (5.31%) NetScaler
8 21 (4.85%) Cisco ASA
9 17 (3.93%) WAN
10 15 (3.46%) NAS
11 13 (3.00%) HTTP
11 13 (3.00%) SMTP
12 12 (2.77%) BGP
12 12 (2.77%) LAN
12 12 (2.77%) OSPF
13 11 (2.54%) VPN
14 10 (2.31%) Ethernet
15 9 (2.08%) FTP
15 9 (2.08%) MPLS
15 9 (2.08%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (20.32%) SQL Server
2 40 (9.24%) Oracle Database
3 28 (6.47%) Oracle Database 11g
4 27 (6.24%) MySQL
5 24 (5.54%) Relational Database
6 21 (4.85%) Oracle Database 10g
7 18 (4.16%) Oracle Database 12c
7 18 (4.16%) Oracle Exadata
8 15 (3.46%) RDBMS
9 11 (2.54%) Oracle ODI
10 9 (2.08%) Big Data
11 8 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (1.85%) MongoDB
11 8 (1.85%) NoSQL
12 7 (1.62%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (1.39%) Informix
14 5 (1.15%) DB2
15 4 (0.92%) Sybase ASE
16 3 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 3 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 106 (24.48%) TeamCity
2 79 (18.24%) Jenkins
3 56 (12.93%) Maven
4 49 (11.32%) Gradle
5 45 (10.39%) Sonatype Nexus
6 22 (5.08%) JIRA
7 16 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 16 (3.70%) Hudson
8 12 (2.77%) ClearCase
8 12 (2.77%) Octopus Deploy
9 10 (2.31%) Git (software)
10 8 (1.85%) Subversion
11 5 (1.15%) JUnit
12 3 (0.69%) IBM UrbanCode
13 2 (0.46%) Artifactory
13 2 (0.46%) Cucumber
13 2 (0.46%) Eclipse
13 2 (0.46%) Mockito
13 2 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (0.46%) Vagrant
General
1 245 (56.58%) Finance
2 200 (46.19%) Banking
3 145 (33.49%) Investment Banking
4 114 (26.33%) Retail Banking
5 33 (7.62%) Telecoms
6 31 (7.16%) Front Office
7 19 (4.39%) Back Office
7 19 (4.39%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.46%) Electronics
8 2 (0.46%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.46%) Marketing
9 1 (0.23%) Advertising
9 1 (0.23%) French Language
9 1 (0.23%) German Language
9 1 (0.23%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.23%) Retail
9 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 95 (21.94%) Subject Matter Expert
2 46 (10.62%) Analyst
3 44 (10.16%) Developer
4 36 (8.31%) Applications Support
4 36 (8.31%) Linux Engineer
5 35 (8.08%) Administrator
6 33 (7.62%) Support Analyst
7 27 (6.24%) DBA
7 27 (6.24%) Unix Engineer
8 24 (5.54%) DevOps Engineer
9 22 (5.08%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 21 (4.85%) Cisco Engineer
10 21 (4.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 21 (4.85%) Network Engineer
11 18 (4.16%) Architect
11 18 (4.16%) WebSphere Developer
12 17 (3.93%) Head of Operations
12 17 (3.93%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 17 (3.93%) Oracle DBA
13 16 (3.70%) E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (15.24%) .NET
2 50 (11.55%) Middleware
3 44 (10.16%) XML
4 33 (7.62%) FIX Protocol
5 29 (6.70%) Web Services
6 25 (5.77%) SOAP
7 23 (5.31%) REST
7 23 (5.31%) Spring
8 22 (5.08%) XSLT
9 19 (4.39%) JSON
10 18 (4.16%) JDBC
10 18 (4.16%) Spring Security
10 18 (4.16%) XSD
11 16 (3.70%) HTML
12 14 (3.23%) J2EE
13 10 (2.31%) Oracle Fusion
14 9 (2.08%) JMS
14 9 (2.08%) JSP
14 9 (2.08%) TIBCO EMS
15 7 (1.62%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 64 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (8.08%) Data Centre
3 30 (6.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 25 (5.77%) Clustering
5 24 (5.54%) Derivative
6 23 (5.31%) User Experience
7 18 (4.16%) Management Information System
8 17 (3.93%) Enterprise Storage
8 17 (3.93%) SWIFT
9 15 (3.46%) Computer Science
10 14 (3.23%) Hedge funds
11 12 (2.77%) Equities
12 10 (2.31%) Public Cloud
13 9 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (2.08%) Eurex
14 8 (1.85%) Linux Command Line
14 8 (1.85%) Replication
15 7 (1.62%) Private Cloud
16 6 (1.39%) EMC VMAX
16 6 (1.39%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 393 (90.76%) Linux
2 334 (77.14%) Unix
3 170 (39.26%) Windows
4 165 (38.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 51 (11.78%) AIX
6 38 (8.78%) HPUX
7 33 (7.62%) CentOS
8 20 (4.62%) SUSE
9 17 (3.93%) Ubuntu
10 16 (3.70%) Fedora
11 14 (3.23%) Windows Server
12 13 (3.00%) Oracle Linux
13 12 (2.77%) Windows NT
14 11 (2.54%) Debian
14 11 (2.54%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
16 8 (1.85%) Mac OS X
17 7 (1.62%) Windows 10
17 7 (1.62%) Windows 7
17 7 (1.62%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (35.80%) DevOps
2 116 (26.79%) Wealth Management
3 114 (26.33%) Asset Management
4 76 (17.55%) Continuous Integration
5 63 (14.55%) SDLC
6 52 (12.01%) Feasibility Study
7 50 (11.55%) Service Delivery
8 48 (11.09%) ITIL
9 47 (10.85%) Task Automation
10 43 (9.93%) Migration
11 40 (9.24%) Agile Software Development
12 36 (8.31%) Capacity Planning
12 36 (8.31%) Problem Management
13 35 (8.08%) High Availability
14 34 (7.85%) Configuration Management
15 27 (6.24%) Performance Tuning
16 23 (5.31%) Mentoring
17 22 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
17 22 (5.08%) Performance Analysis
18 21 (4.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 137 (31.64%) Java
1 137 (31.64%) SQL
2 88 (20.32%) Perl
2 88 (20.32%) Python
3 71 (16.40%) Shell Script
4 41 (9.47%) Bash Shell
5 39 (9.01%) Korn
6 26 (6.00%) Ruby
7 25 (5.77%) Bourne shell
7 25 (5.77%) JavaScript
7 25 (5.77%) PowerShell
8 24 (5.54%) PL/SQL
9 23 (5.31%) PHP
10 13 (3.00%) C++
11 11 (2.54%) C-shell
12 6 (1.39%) AWK
13 5 (1.15%) C
14 4 (0.92%) VB
15 3 (0.69%) Erlang
15 3 (0.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (7.16%) Degree
2 28 (6.47%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (3.46%) CCNP
3 15 (3.46%) Security Cleared
4 14 (3.23%) CCIE
4 14 (3.23%) CCNA
5 9 (2.08%) CCSP
5 9 (2.08%) SC Cleared
6 8 (1.85%) ISEB
6 8 (1.85%) RHCE
7 7 (1.62%) ISEB Practitioner
8 6 (1.39%) DV Cleared
8 6 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (1.15%) JNCIE
10 4 (0.92%) MCDST
10 4 (0.92%) MCITP
10 4 (0.92%) MCP
10 4 (0.92%) MCSE
10 4 (0.92%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.47%) SLA
2 12 (2.77%) QA
3 9 (2.08%) SEPA
4 6 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 3 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 50 (11.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (7.62%) Active Directory
3 22 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
4 17 (3.93%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (2.77%) Hyper-V
6 11 (2.54%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (1.85%) NFS
8 6 (1.39%) Virtual Servers
8 6 (1.39%) vSphere
9 5 (1.15%) Docker
9 5 (1.15%) KVM
10 4 (0.92%) Cronacle
10 4 (0.92%) Forefront TMG
10 4 (0.92%) ISA Server
10 4 (0.92%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.92%) Veritas File System
10 4 (0.92%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (0.92%) XenApp
11 3 (0.69%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 3 (0.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 67 (15.47%) Ansible
2 53 (12.24%) Puppet
3 41 (9.47%) Nagios
3 41 (9.47%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (5.54%) NetBackup
5 18 (4.16%) Icinga
6 15 (3.46%) Oracle RMAN
7 14 (3.23%) Cacti
7 14 (3.23%) OpenView
7 14 (3.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 14 (3.23%) QRadar
7 14 (3.23%) SolarWinds Orion
8 12 (2.77%) ZABBIX
9 11 (2.54%) Control-M
9 11 (2.54%) Salt
10 10 (2.31%) Opsview
10 10 (2.31%) vCenter Server
11 9 (2.08%) Cisco Prime
12 8 (1.85%) Tivoli
13 7 (1.62%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 177 (40.88%) Red Hat
2 157 (36.26%) Oracle
3 85 (19.63%) Sybase
4 64 (14.78%) Cisco
4 64 (14.78%) VMware
5 42 (9.70%) Veritas
6 37 (8.55%) Microsoft
7 35 (8.08%) IBM
8 32 (7.39%) HP
9 28 (6.47%) Splunk
10 20 (4.62%) Murex
10 20 (4.62%) SolarWinds
10 20 (4.62%) Sun
10 20 (4.62%) TIBCO
11 19 (4.39%) Bloomberg
12 18 (4.16%) Reuters
13 16 (3.70%) Atlassian
13 16 (3.70%) Citrix
14 14 (3.23%) Hitachi
14 14 (3.23%) Palo Alto