Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
England > London
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 538 439 465
Rank change year-on-year -99 +26 -143
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 288 446 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.41% 0.63% 0.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.78% 2.52% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 202 343 406
London median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% -7.69%
10th Percentile £42,000 £45,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £95,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -8.70% +15.00% -7.41%

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 16,202 17,714 21,460
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 23.15% 25.18% 26.07%
Number of salaries quoted 13,315 14,683 18,592
London median annual salary £57,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.64% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £30,750 £29,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £80,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -64 45 £75,000 +15.38% 5
West London +3 17 £42,000 -16.00% 1
East London -17 2 £52,500 -19.23% 1
Solaris
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 224 (77.78%) Linux
2 195 (67.71%) Unix
3 169 (58.68%) Windows
4 149 (51.74%) Finance
5 141 (48.96%) Oracle
6 107 (37.15%) SQL Server
7 105 (36.46%) Java
8 94 (32.64%) SQL
9 73 (25.35%) Banking
10 70 (24.31%) XML
11 69 (23.96%) Red Hat
12 66 (22.92%) Firewall
13 60 (20.83%) Degree
14 59 (20.49%) Problem-Solving
15 58 (20.14%) Project Management
15 58 (20.14%) AIX
15 58 (20.14%) HPUX
15 58 (20.14%) Python
16 55 (19.10%) HTML
16 55 (19.10%) VMware
17 54 (18.75%) Shell Script
17 54 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
18 53 (18.40%) VMware Infrastructure
18 53 (18.40%) Management Information System
19 52 (18.06%) Perl
20 51 (17.71%) Windows Server
21 47 (16.32%) Web Services
21 47 (16.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 46 (15.97%) .NET
23 45 (15.63%) DNS

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 37 (12.85%) IIS
2 27 (9.38%) SAS
3 23 (7.99%) Apache
4 22 (7.64%) MS Exchange
5 18 (6.25%) WebSphere
6 16 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 15 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2010
7 15 (5.21%) WebLogic
8 13 (4.51%) JBoss
9 9 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
10 8 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (2.78%) Tomcat
11 7 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (2.43%) OpenStack
11 7 (2.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 7 (2.43%) Skype for Business
12 6 (2.08%) Oracle Application Server
12 6 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
13 5 (1.74%) Confluence
13 5 (1.74%) MQSeries
Applications
1 10 (3.47%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (3.13%) Rolfe and Nolan
2 5 (1.74%) Documaker
3 4 (1.39%) CSG Singleview
3 4 (1.39%) PeopleSoft CRM
3 4 (1.39%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.69%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.69%) Kondor
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 33 (11.46%) SaaS
2 26 (9.03%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (6.60%) PaaS
4 13 (4.51%) IaaS
4 13 (4.51%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (2.08%) GitHub
5 6 (2.08%) Office 365
5 6 (2.08%) OpenShift
6 5 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (1.04%) Amazon Glacier
8 3 (1.04%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 66 (22.92%) Firewall
2 45 (15.63%) DNS
3 41 (14.24%) SAN
4 40 (13.89%) DHCP
5 38 (13.19%) TCP/IP
6 26 (9.03%) LAN
6 26 (9.03%) WAN
7 23 (7.99%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (5.56%) NAS
9 11 (3.82%) HTTP
9 11 (3.82%) Internet
10 10 (3.47%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (3.47%) iSCSI
11 9 (3.13%) VPN
12 8 (2.78%) FTP
12 8 (2.78%) IPsec
12 8 (2.78%) Network Security
13 7 (2.43%) BIG-IP
13 7 (2.43%) Cisco PIX
13 7 (2.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (37.15%) SQL Server
2 40 (13.89%) Oracle Database
3 30 (10.42%) Big Data
4 27 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (7.99%) Relational Database
6 22 (7.64%) Base SAS
6 22 (7.64%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 15 (5.21%) Oracle Exadata
8 14 (4.86%) Oracle BI EE
9 13 (4.51%) Oracle Database 11g
9 13 (4.51%) Oracle Database 12c
9 13 (4.51%) SQL Server 2005
9 13 (4.51%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (3.47%) MySQL
10 10 (3.47%) RDBMS
11 8 (2.78%) DB2
12 5 (1.74%) MongoDB
13 4 (1.39%) Blockchain
13 4 (1.39%) PowerCenter
14 3 (1.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (5.90%) Git (software)
2 14 (4.86%) Maven
3 10 (3.47%) Jenkins
3 10 (3.47%) JIRA
4 6 (2.08%) SoapUI
4 6 (2.08%) Subversion
5 5 (1.74%) Gerrit
5 5 (1.74%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (1.39%) Gradle
6 4 (1.39%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (1.04%) Ant
8 2 (0.69%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.69%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.69%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.35%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.35%) GitLab
9 1 (0.35%) Hudson
9 1 (0.35%) JUnit
9 1 (0.35%) Robot Framework
General
1 149 (51.74%) Finance
2 73 (25.35%) Banking
3 30 (10.42%) Front Office
4 14 (4.86%) Back Office
4 14 (4.86%) Investment Banking
5 11 (3.82%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.43%) Financial Institution
7 6 (2.08%) Retail
8 4 (1.39%) Billing
9 1 (0.35%) Danish Language
9 1 (0.35%) Electronics
9 1 (0.35%) Games
9 1 (0.35%) German Language
9 1 (0.35%) Law
9 1 (0.35%) Local Government
9 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (19.10%) Analyst
2 45 (15.63%) Support Analyst
3 43 (14.93%) Consultant
4 32 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 30 (10.42%) Administrator
6 19 (6.60%) Applications Support Analyst
6 19 (6.60%) Developer
7 18 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
8 16 (5.56%) Architect
9 15 (5.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 15 (5.21%) Unix Administrator
10 14 (4.86%) Applications Consultant
10 14 (4.86%) FIX Analyst
10 14 (4.86%) FIX Support Analyst
10 14 (4.86%) IT Consultant
11 12 (4.17%) DBA
11 12 (4.17%) Oracle DBA
11 12 (4.17%) Support Engineer
12 11 (3.82%) Linux Support
13 10 (3.47%) Senior Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (24.31%) XML
2 55 (19.10%) HTML
3 47 (16.32%) Web Services
4 46 (15.97%) .NET
5 44 (15.28%) Middleware
6 30 (10.42%) FIX Protocol
7 29 (10.07%) JSON
7 29 (10.07%) JSP
8 26 (9.03%) LDAP
8 26 (9.03%) SOAP
9 25 (8.68%) Regular Expression
10 23 (7.99%) JMS
11 16 (5.56%) WSH
12 15 (5.21%) REST
13 12 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
14 10 (3.47%) Oracle GoldenGate
15 9 (3.13%) J2EE
15 9 (3.13%) Spring
15 9 (3.13%) XSD
15 9 (3.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 53 (18.40%) Management Information System
2 42 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (12.15%) Computer Science
4 27 (9.38%) Credit Risk
4 27 (9.38%) Market Risk
5 22 (7.64%) Data Centre
6 19 (6.60%) Fintech
6 19 (6.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 17 (5.90%) Enterprise Software
8 16 (5.56%) Blackberry
9 14 (4.86%) Derivative
9 14 (4.86%) Eurex
9 14 (4.86%) Fixed Income
10 11 (3.82%) Equities
11 10 (3.47%) Clustering
12 9 (3.13%) Hedge funds
13 7 (2.43%) Enterprise Storage
13 7 (2.43%) OTC Derivatives
13 7 (2.43%) Replication
14 5 (1.74%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 224 (77.78%) Linux
2 195 (67.71%) Unix
3 169 (58.68%) Windows
4 58 (20.14%) AIX
4 58 (20.14%) HPUX
5 51 (17.71%) Windows Server
6 47 (16.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 30 (10.42%) CentOS
8 27 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 25 (8.68%) Windows Server 2008
10 20 (6.94%) Ubuntu
11 19 (6.60%) Mac OS X
12 17 (5.90%) SUSE
12 17 (5.90%) Windows Server 2003
13 15 (5.21%) Debian
14 9 (3.13%) Fedora
14 9 (3.13%) Oracle Linux
14 9 (3.13%) Windows NT
15 8 (2.78%) Windows 10
15 8 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (20.49%) Problem-Solving
2 58 (20.14%) Project Management
3 54 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (12.85%) Data Management
5 36 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
6 34 (11.81%) ITIL
7 32 (11.11%) Change Management
7 32 (11.11%) ETL
8 30 (10.42%) Technical Architecture
9 29 (10.07%) Analytics
10 27 (9.38%) Data Architecture
10 27 (9.38%) Data Governance
10 27 (9.38%) Data Integration
10 27 (9.38%) Inmon Methodology
10 27 (9.38%) Kimball Methodology
11 24 (8.33%) High Availability
12 23 (7.99%) Incident Management
13 22 (7.64%) Feasibility Study
13 22 (7.64%) Information Management
13 22 (7.64%) Volume Testing
Programming Languages
1 105 (36.46%) Java
2 94 (32.64%) SQL
3 58 (20.14%) Python
4 54 (18.75%) Shell Script
5 52 (18.06%) Perl
6 39 (13.54%) Bash Shell
7 35 (12.15%) PowerShell
8 27 (9.38%) C#
9 26 (9.03%) C++
10 22 (7.64%) JavaScript
11 21 (7.29%) VB
12 13 (4.51%) Ruby
13 12 (4.17%) PL/SQL
14 9 (3.13%) C
15 7 (2.43%) PHP
16 4 (1.39%) AWK
16 4 (1.39%) Groovy
16 4 (1.39%) XPath
17 3 (1.04%) Korn
17 3 (1.04%) Scala
Qualifications
1 60 (20.83%) Degree
2 23 (7.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (4.86%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (3.82%) Security Cleared
5 9 (3.13%) CCNA
5 9 (3.13%) DV Cleared
6 8 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (2.43%) TOGAF Certification
8 4 (1.39%) RHCE
9 2 (0.69%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.69%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.35%) CCNP
10 1 (0.35%) CISA
10 1 (0.35%) CISSP
10 1 (0.35%) OCA
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.35%) PhD
10 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (9.38%) Data Quality
2 13 (4.51%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.74%) QA
3 5 (1.74%) SLA
4 3 (1.04%) COBIT
4 3 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 53 (18.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (15.63%) Active Directory
3 28 (9.72%) Hyper-V
4 24 (8.33%) XenApp
5 16 (5.56%) XenServer
6 14 (4.86%) MetaFrame
7 11 (3.82%) NFS
7 11 (3.82%) Oracle RAC
8 9 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (2.78%) Docker
9 8 (2.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 8 (2.78%) vSphere
10 7 (2.43%) Forefront TMG
10 7 (2.43%) Terminal Services
10 7 (2.43%) VMware Workstation
11 6 (2.08%) iptables
11 6 (2.08%) VMware Server
12 5 (1.74%) Samba
12 5 (1.74%) Virtual Machines
12 5 (1.74%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 30 (10.42%) Puppet
2 18 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
3 17 (5.90%) Nagios
4 16 (5.56%) Backup Exec
5 13 (4.51%) Ansible
6 11 (3.82%) Data Guard
6 11 (3.82%) Oracle ZFS
7 10 (3.47%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 10 (3.47%) Oracle RMAN
8 8 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (2.43%) Control-M
9 7 (2.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 7 (2.43%) MOM
9 7 (2.43%) NetBackup
9 7 (2.43%) SCOM
9 7 (2.43%) WSUS
10 6 (2.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 6 (2.08%) vRealize
11 5 (1.74%) Rancher
11 5 (1.74%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 141 (48.96%) Oracle
2 69 (23.96%) Red Hat
3 55 (19.10%) VMware
4 45 (15.63%) Microsoft
5 43 (14.93%) Cisco
6 41 (14.24%) HP
7 35 (12.15%) EMC
8 31 (10.76%) NetApp
9 30 (10.42%) Sybase
10 28 (9.72%) IBM
10 28 (9.72%) Splunk
11 26 (9.03%) Citrix
12 20 (6.94%) Bloomberg
12 20 (6.94%) Reuters
13 18 (6.25%) Symantec
14 16 (5.56%) Dell
15 15 (5.21%) WorldPay
16 14 (4.86%) ConnectWise
16 14 (4.86%) Fidessa
16 14 (4.86%) ION Trading