Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
England > London
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 623 537 473
Rank change year-on-year -86 -64 -6
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 106 288 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.43% 0.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.91% 1.89% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 50 215 273
London median annual salary £71,250 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.62% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £52,125 £45,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £92,750 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% -8.33% +15.79%

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 11,645 15,232 18,814
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 21.45% 22.65% 24.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9,490 12,659 14,535
London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.55% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +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 16 November 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 16 November 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 -13 26 £76,500 +2.00% 3
South London +3 8 £57,500 - 1
West London +21 6 - -
Solaris
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 85 (80.19%) Linux
2 77 (72.64%) Unix
3 57 (53.77%) Oracle
4 51 (48.11%) Finance
5 42 (39.62%) Windows
6 41 (38.68%) ITIL
7 36 (33.96%) SLA
8 33 (31.13%) Information Security
9 32 (30.19%) Microsoft
9 32 (30.19%) Red Hat
10 31 (29.25%) Active Directory
11 29 (27.36%) Agile Software Development
12 27 (25.47%) Bash Shell
12 27 (25.47%) TCP/IP
13 26 (24.53%) Management Information System
13 26 (24.53%) Splunk
13 26 (24.53%) Degree
14 25 (23.58%) Firmware
14 25 (23.58%) LDAP
15 24 (22.64%) SQL
15 24 (22.64%) Ticket Management
16 23 (21.70%) RHCE
17 22 (20.75%) Microsoft Certification
17 22 (20.75%) MCP
17 22 (20.75%) ServiceNow
18 20 (18.87%) Banking
18 20 (18.87%) AWS
18 20 (18.87%) CentOS
18 20 (18.87%) DNS
18 20 (18.87%) DHCP

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 11 (10.38%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.83%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.89%) JBoss
3 2 (1.89%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.89%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.94%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.94%) Confluence
4 1 (0.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 20 (18.87%) AWS
2 9 (8.49%) Azure
3 4 (3.77%) PaaS
4 2 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.89%) IaaS
4 2 (1.89%) SaaS
4 2 (1.89%) Serverless
5 1 (0.94%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.94%) Azure Functions
5 1 (0.94%) GCP
5 1 (0.94%) GitHub
5 1 (0.94%) NuGet
5 1 (0.94%) Office 365
5 1 (0.94%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 27 (25.47%) TCP/IP
2 20 (18.87%) DHCP
2 20 (18.87%) DNS
3 17 (16.04%) DMZ
4 15 (14.15%) Firewall
5 12 (11.32%) BGP
5 12 (11.32%) LAN
5 12 (11.32%) MPLS
5 12 (11.32%) Multicast
5 12 (11.32%) OSPF
5 12 (11.32%) WAN
6 11 (10.38%) Wireless
7 10 (9.43%) BGP-4
7 10 (9.43%) DVB
7 10 (9.43%) DWDM
7 10 (9.43%) HTTP
7 10 (9.43%) IGMP
7 10 (9.43%) SMTP
7 10 (9.43%) SNMP
7 10 (9.43%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.15%) Big Data
2 13 (12.26%) Oracle Database
2 13 (12.26%) SQL Server
3 11 (10.38%) MySQL
4 8 (7.55%) NoSQL
5 7 (6.60%) Relational Database
5 7 (6.60%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (6.60%) SQL Server 2017
5 7 (6.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (6.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.89%) DB2
7 1 (0.94%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.94%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.94%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 12 (11.32%) Git (software)
2 11 (10.38%) Subversion
3 3 (2.83%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.83%) Vagrant
4 2 (1.89%) Maven
5 1 (0.94%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.94%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.94%) Cobertura
5 1 (0.94%) Gradle
5 1 (0.94%) JIRA
5 1 (0.94%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.94%) MSI
5 1 (0.94%) Snyk
5 1 (0.94%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.94%) TeamCity
General
1 51 (48.11%) Finance
2 20 (18.87%) Banking
3 15 (14.15%) Investment Banking
4 5 (4.72%) Front Office
5 4 (3.77%) Back Office
6 1 (0.94%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.94%) Police
Job Titles
1 22 (20.75%) Linux Engineer
2 19 (17.92%) Administrator
2 19 (17.92%) Systems Administrator
3 18 (16.98%) Unix Engineer
3 18 (16.98%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 10 (9.43%) Network Administrator
5 9 (8.49%) Operations Support Engineer
5 9 (8.49%) Support Engineer
5 9 (8.49%) Wintel Engineer
5 9 (8.49%) Wintel Support
5 9 (8.49%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 8 (7.55%) Analyst
7 7 (6.60%) Architect
7 7 (6.60%) AWS Architect
7 7 (6.60%) Cloud Architect
7 7 (6.60%) Linux Administrator
7 7 (6.60%) Technical Leader
8 6 (5.66%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.72%) Developer
9 5 (4.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (23.58%) LDAP
2 15 (14.15%) Kafka
3 12 (11.32%) J2EE
3 12 (11.32%) XML
3 12 (11.32%) XSD
3 12 (11.32%) XSLT
4 10 (9.43%) 802.1X
4 10 (9.43%) LAMP
5 8 (7.55%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (2.83%) .NET
7 2 (1.89%) .NET Core
7 2 (1.89%) WPF
8 1 (0.94%) boto
8 1 (0.94%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.94%) JPA
8 1 (0.94%) Middleware
8 1 (0.94%) OAuth
8 1 (0.94%) OpenID
8 1 (0.94%) OpenJDK
8 1 (0.94%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (24.53%) Management Information System
2 12 (11.32%) Public Cloud
3 10 (9.43%) Clustering
3 10 (9.43%) IPTV
3 10 (9.43%) MPEG
3 10 (9.43%) Replication
3 10 (9.43%) Video\Live Streaming
4 6 (5.66%) Eurex
5 5 (4.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (3.77%) Credit Risk
7 3 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.83%) Equities
7 3 (2.83%) PKI
7 3 (2.83%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (1.89%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.89%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.94%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.94%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.94%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 85 (80.19%) Linux
2 77 (72.64%) Unix
3 42 (39.62%) Windows
4 20 (18.87%) CentOS
5 15 (14.15%) Ubuntu
6 10 (9.43%) Windows Server
7 6 (5.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.89%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.94%) Kali Linux
9 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (38.68%) ITIL
2 33 (31.13%) Information Security
3 29 (27.36%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (22.64%) Ticket Management
5 19 (17.92%) High Availability
6 18 (16.98%) Project Planning
7 16 (15.09%) Client Onboarding
7 16 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (15.09%) Project Management
8 15 (14.15%) Continuous Delivery
8 15 (14.15%) GitOps
8 15 (14.15%) Patch Management
8 15 (14.15%) Problem-Solving
9 14 (13.21%) Service Management
10 13 (12.26%) SDLC
11 12 (11.32%) Business Continuity
11 12 (11.32%) Data Management
11 12 (11.32%) Presales
11 12 (11.32%) Root Cause Analysis
11 12 (11.32%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 27 (25.47%) Bash Shell
2 24 (22.64%) SQL
3 16 (15.09%) Korn
4 15 (14.15%) C
4 15 (14.15%) Shell Script
5 12 (11.32%) Bourne shell
5 12 (11.32%) C-shell
5 12 (11.32%) Python
6 10 (9.43%) Perl
7 9 (8.49%) PowerShell
8 5 (4.72%) Java
9 3 (2.83%) C++
10 2 (1.89%) C#
10 2 (1.89%) Ruby
10 2 (1.89%) Scala
11 1 (0.94%) Go
11 1 (0.94%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.94%) R
Qualifications
1 26 (24.53%) Degree
2 23 (21.70%) RHCE
3 22 (20.75%) MCP
3 22 (20.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (14.15%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (11.32%) CCNP
6 10 (9.43%) CCDP
7 8 (7.55%) Oracle Certification
7 8 (7.55%) Sun Certification
8 5 (4.72%) CCNA
9 2 (1.89%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.89%) JNCIP
9 2 (1.89%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.94%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.94%) ECSA
10 1 (0.94%) GCIA
10 1 (0.94%) GCIH
10 1 (0.94%) GIAC
10 1 (0.94%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (33.96%) SLA
2 12 (11.32%) GDPR
3 2 (1.89%) COBIT
4 1 (0.94%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 31 (29.25%) Active Directory
2 25 (23.58%) Firmware
3 15 (14.15%) NFS
4 12 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (9.43%) DRBD
5 10 (9.43%) GlusterFS
6 4 (3.77%) Docker
7 3 (2.83%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (2.83%) Hyper-V
7 3 (2.83%) Terminal Services
7 3 (2.83%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (2.83%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (2.83%) XenApp
8 1 (0.94%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 19 (17.92%) Ansible
2 15 (14.15%) Puppet
3 10 (9.43%) Galera Cluster
3 10 (9.43%) Nagios
3 10 (9.43%) ZABBIX
4 7 (6.60%) Data Guard
5 4 (3.77%) ITRS Geneos
5 4 (3.77%) Kubernetes
5 4 (3.77%) WSUS
6 3 (2.83%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (2.83%) MOM
6 3 (2.83%) RSA enVision
6 3 (2.83%) SCOM
6 3 (2.83%) Terraform
7 2 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.89%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.94%) Packer
8 1 (0.94%) Rancher
8 1 (0.94%) Sysdig
8 1 (0.94%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 57 (53.77%) Oracle
2 32 (30.19%) Microsoft
2 32 (30.19%) Red Hat
3 26 (24.53%) Splunk
4 22 (20.75%) ServiceNow
5 18 (16.98%) Cisco
6 15 (14.15%) Sybase
7 12 (11.32%) VMware
8 10 (9.43%) Extreme Networks
8 10 (9.43%) Percona
9 7 (6.60%) Bloomberg
10 6 (5.66%) Fidessa
10 6 (5.66%) ION Trading
10 6 (5.66%) Patsystems
10 6 (5.66%) Trayport
11 5 (4.72%) CQG
11 5 (4.72%) Reuters
12 3 (2.83%) ArcSight
12 3 (2.83%) F5
12 3 (2.83%) Remedy