Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
England > London
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 546 457 432
Rank change year-on-year -89 -25 -139
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 297 405 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.42% 0.59% 0.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.80% 2.36% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 221 336 482
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.04% -11.54%
10th Percentile £42,000 £40,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £96,250 £86,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -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 16,538 17,148 22,012
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 23.63% 24.85% 26.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13,835 14,646 18,944
London median annual salary £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.82% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +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 20 April 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 20 April 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 -61 55 £75,000 +7.14% 3
West London +17 18 £50,000 -20.00% 1
Solaris
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 239 (80.47%) Linux
2 212 (71.38%) Unix
3 146 (49.16%) Windows
4 141 (47.47%) Oracle
5 139 (46.80%) Finance
6 131 (44.11%) SQL
7 116 (39.06%) Java
8 88 (29.63%) SQL Server
9 71 (23.91%) Firewall
10 67 (22.56%) Shell Script
10 67 (22.56%) Banking
11 66 (22.22%) Red Hat
12 63 (21.21%) XML
13 62 (20.88%) Degree
14 61 (20.54%) Problem-Solving
15 57 (19.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 56 (18.86%) Agile Software Development
17 53 (17.85%) Management Information System
18 50 (16.84%) Perl
19 49 (16.50%) VMware
20 48 (16.16%) AIX
20 48 (16.16%) VMware Infrastructure
21 46 (15.49%) Sybase
21 46 (15.49%) SAN
21 46 (15.49%) Project Management
22 45 (15.15%) Python
23 44 (14.81%) Web Services
23 44 (14.81%) ITIL
23 44 (14.81%) .NET
23 44 (14.81%) Windows Server

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 28 (9.43%) IIS
2 24 (8.08%) WebSphere
3 23 (7.74%) Apache
4 19 (6.40%) MS Exchange
4 19 (6.40%) SAS
5 13 (4.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 13 (4.38%) JBoss
5 13 (4.38%) Tomcat
6 12 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (3.70%) WebLogic
8 7 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (2.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (2.02%) OpenStack
9 6 (2.02%) Oracle Application Server
9 6 (2.02%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (1.68%) Skype for Business
11 4 (1.35%) MQSeries
12 3 (1.01%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 10 (3.37%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (2.69%) Rolfe and Nolan
2 7 (2.36%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (1.35%) CSG Singleview
3 4 (1.35%) PeopleSoft CRM
4 2 (0.67%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.67%) Documaker
4 2 (0.67%) Kondor
5 1 (0.34%) Actimize
5 1 (0.34%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 28 (9.43%) SaaS
2 24 (8.08%) PaaS
3 19 (6.40%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (3.70%) IaaS
5 10 (3.37%) OpenShift
6 8 (2.69%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.68%) Office 365
8 3 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (1.01%) Amazon Glacier
8 3 (1.01%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 71 (23.91%) Firewall
2 46 (15.49%) SAN
3 37 (12.46%) DNS
4 33 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 30 (10.10%) DHCP
6 25 (8.42%) WAN
7 24 (8.08%) LAN
8 20 (6.73%) Cisco ASA
9 18 (6.06%) NAS
10 13 (4.38%) Internet
11 12 (4.04%) HTTP
11 12 (4.04%) iSCSI
11 12 (4.04%) VPN
12 9 (3.03%) NetScaler
12 9 (3.03%) Network Security
13 8 (2.69%) Cisco Nexus
13 8 (2.69%) VoIP
13 8 (2.69%) Wireless
14 7 (2.36%) BIG-IP
15 6 (2.02%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 40 (13.47%) Oracle Database
3 27 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 24 (8.08%) Big Data
5 22 (7.41%) RDBMS
6 18 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (5.72%) MySQL
7 17 (5.72%) Oracle Database 11g
7 17 (5.72%) Oracle Database 12c
8 15 (5.05%) Oracle Exadata
9 14 (4.71%) Base SAS
9 14 (4.71%) Oracle BI EE
9 14 (4.71%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 11 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (1.35%) DB2
11 4 (1.35%) Informix
11 4 (1.35%) PowerCenter
12 3 (1.01%) NoSQL
12 3 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (5.39%) Git (software)
2 14 (4.71%) Maven
3 13 (4.38%) ClearCase
4 11 (3.70%) Jenkins
5 7 (2.36%) JIRA
6 6 (2.02%) SoapUI
6 6 (2.02%) Subversion
7 4 (1.35%) Gradle
7 4 (1.35%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (1.01%) Ant
9 2 (0.67%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.67%) Gerrit
9 2 (0.67%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (0.67%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.67%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.34%) Hudson
10 1 (0.34%) JIRA Agile
10 1 (0.34%) JUnit
10 1 (0.34%) Robot Framework
General
1 139 (46.80%) Finance
2 67 (22.56%) Banking
3 42 (14.14%) Front Office
4 24 (8.08%) Back Office
5 16 (5.39%) Investment Banking
6 12 (4.04%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.36%) Retail
8 6 (2.02%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.35%) Billing
10 1 (0.34%) Electronics
10 1 (0.34%) Law
10 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.34%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (20.20%) Analyst
2 48 (16.16%) Support Analyst
3 40 (13.47%) Consultant
4 39 (13.13%) Applications Support
5 36 (12.12%) Developer
6 28 (9.43%) Administrator
7 20 (6.73%) Java Developer
8 18 (6.06%) Applications Support Analyst
9 17 (5.72%) Senior Developer
10 16 (5.39%) DBA
10 16 (5.39%) FIX Analyst
10 16 (5.39%) FIX Support Analyst
10 16 (5.39%) Linux Administrator
10 16 (5.39%) Oracle DBA
11 14 (4.71%) Applications Consultant
11 14 (4.71%) IT Consultant
11 14 (4.71%) Senior Java Developer
12 13 (4.38%) Core Java Developer
12 13 (4.38%) Senior Consultant
13 12 (4.04%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (21.21%) XML
2 44 (14.81%) .NET
2 44 (14.81%) Web Services
3 40 (13.47%) Middleware
4 39 (13.13%) HTML
5 35 (11.78%) SOAP
6 33 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
7 25 (8.42%) JMS
8 23 (7.74%) JSP
8 23 (7.74%) REST
8 23 (7.74%) Spring
9 22 (7.41%) J2EE
10 20 (6.73%) JSON
10 20 (6.73%) LDAP
11 16 (5.39%) WebSphere MQ
12 14 (4.71%) XSLT
13 13 (4.38%) WSH
13 13 (4.38%) XSD
14 12 (4.04%) Regular Expression
15 10 (3.37%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 53 (17.85%) Management Information System
2 36 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (10.44%) Computer Science
3 31 (10.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 24 (8.08%) Derivative
5 21 (7.07%) Data Centre
5 21 (7.07%) Enterprise Software
5 21 (7.07%) Fintech
6 18 (6.06%) Credit Risk
6 18 (6.06%) Market Risk
7 14 (4.71%) Fixed Income
8 13 (4.38%) Blackberry
8 13 (4.38%) Equities
8 13 (4.38%) Eurex
8 13 (4.38%) Replication
9 7 (2.36%) Enterprise Storage
9 7 (2.36%) SWIFT
10 6 (2.02%) Linux Command Line
10 6 (2.02%) OTC Derivatives
11 5 (1.68%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 239 (80.47%) Linux
2 212 (71.38%) Unix
3 146 (49.16%) Windows
4 57 (19.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 48 (16.16%) AIX
6 44 (14.81%) Windows Server
7 42 (14.14%) HPUX
8 24 (8.08%) CentOS
9 23 (7.74%) SUSE
10 21 (7.07%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (6.40%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (5.39%) Ubuntu
13 15 (5.05%) Debian
13 15 (5.05%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (4.04%) Oracle Linux
15 10 (3.37%) Windows NT
16 9 (3.03%) Mac OS X
17 8 (2.69%) Windows 10
17 8 (2.69%) Windows 8
18 7 (2.36%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (20.54%) Problem-Solving
2 56 (18.86%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (15.49%) Project Management
4 44 (14.81%) ITIL
5 38 (12.79%) Electronic Trading
6 30 (10.10%) High Availability
7 28 (9.43%) Data Management
8 25 (8.42%) Incident Management
9 23 (7.74%) Root Cause Analysis
10 22 (7.41%) Analytics
10 22 (7.41%) ETL
11 21 (7.07%) Technical Architecture
12 20 (6.73%) DevOps
13 19 (6.40%) Capacity Management
13 19 (6.40%) Change Management
13 19 (6.40%) Data Architecture
14 18 (6.06%) Data Integration
14 18 (6.06%) E-Commerce
14 18 (6.06%) TOGAF
14 18 (6.06%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 131 (44.11%) SQL
2 116 (39.06%) Java
3 67 (22.56%) Shell Script
4 50 (16.84%) Perl
5 45 (15.15%) Python
6 41 (13.80%) Bash Shell
7 31 (10.44%) PowerShell
8 25 (8.42%) C++
8 25 (8.42%) JavaScript
9 22 (7.41%) C#
10 17 (5.72%) VB
11 16 (5.39%) PL/SQL
12 13 (4.38%) Korn
12 13 (4.38%) Ruby
13 11 (3.70%) C
14 6 (2.02%) PHP
15 5 (1.68%) Groovy
15 5 (1.68%) XPath
16 4 (1.35%) C-shell
17 3 (1.01%) AWK
Qualifications
1 62 (20.88%) Degree
2 18 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (5.39%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (3.70%) CCNA
4 11 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (3.03%) Security Cleared
6 7 (2.36%) TOGAF Certification
7 6 (2.02%) DV Cleared
8 5 (1.68%) RHCE
9 3 (1.01%) CCNP
9 3 (1.01%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.67%) CCIE
10 2 (0.67%) OCP
10 2 (0.67%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.67%) RHCSA
11 1 (0.34%) CCSP
11 1 (0.34%) CISA
11 1 (0.34%) CISSP
11 1 (0.34%) MBA
11 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.06%) Data Quality
1 18 (6.06%) PCI DSS
2 10 (3.37%) SLA
3 8 (2.69%) QA
4 5 (1.68%) COBIT
4 5 (1.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 3 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.67%) SEPA
System Software
1 48 (16.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (12.12%) Active Directory
3 25 (8.42%) Hyper-V
4 22 (7.41%) XenApp
5 13 (4.38%) XenServer
6 12 (4.04%) Oracle RAC
6 12 (4.04%) vSphere
7 11 (3.70%) MetaFrame
8 10 (3.37%) NFS
8 10 (3.37%) Virtual Machines
8 10 (3.37%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (3.03%) Docker
10 6 (2.02%) iptables
10 6 (2.02%) VMware Server
11 5 (1.68%) Forefront TMG
11 5 (1.68%) Terminal Services
11 5 (1.68%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.67%) Samba
12 2 (0.67%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 25 (8.42%) Puppet
2 21 (7.07%) Nagios
3 17 (5.72%) Ansible
4 16 (5.39%) Data Guard
5 15 (5.05%) Norton AntiVirus
5 15 (5.05%) Oracle RMAN
6 13 (4.38%) Backup Exec
7 11 (3.70%) NetBackup
7 11 (3.70%) Oracle ZFS
8 10 (3.37%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 7 (2.36%) Kubernetes
9 7 (2.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 7 (2.36%) vRealize
10 6 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (2.02%) Salt
11 5 (1.68%) Control-M
11 5 (1.68%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 5 (1.68%) MOM
11 5 (1.68%) SCOM
11 5 (1.68%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 141 (47.47%) Oracle
2 66 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 49 (16.50%) VMware
4 46 (15.49%) Sybase
5 42 (14.14%) Microsoft
6 41 (13.80%) Cisco
7 34 (11.45%) HP
8 31 (10.44%) IBM
9 30 (10.10%) EMC
10 29 (9.76%) NetApp
11 25 (8.42%) Citrix
12 21 (7.07%) Murex
13 20 (6.73%) Bloomberg
13 20 (6.73%) Reuters
14 18 (6.06%) TIBCO
15 17 (5.72%) Splunk
16 15 (5.05%) Symantec
17 14 (4.71%) CheckPoint
17 14 (4.71%) ION Trading
18 13 (4.38%) Fidessa