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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
England / London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 381 417 266
Rank change year-on-year +36 -151  
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 206 244 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.61% 0.58% 1.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.51% 2.21% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 162 200 437
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% -  

Solaris is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 8193 11058 12085
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 24.29% 26.22% 28.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6956 9469 10329
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Solaris as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 28 March 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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +44 45 £72,500 +52.63% 7
Canary Wharf -6 5 £65,000 +30.00%
Bromley - 4 £37,500 -
Croydon +10 2 £72,500 +53.43%
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 £70,000 -
Solaris
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 342 (87.47%) Linux
2 219 (56.01%) Unix
3 198 (50.64%) Finance
4 183 (46.80%) Oracle
5 176 (45.01%) VMware
6 173 (44.25%) Windows
7 126 (32.23%) SAN
8 124 (31.71%) Cisco
9 107 (27.37%) VMware Infrastructure
10 100 (25.58%) NAS
11 98 (25.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 96 (24.55%) Python
13 95 (24.30%) NetApp
14 92 (23.53%) Red Hat
14 92 (23.53%) Apache
15 90 (23.02%) Java
16 85 (21.74%) Perl
16 85 (21.74%) DevOps
17 84 (21.48%) NFS
18 83 (21.23%) WAN
18 83 (21.23%) SQL
18 83 (21.23%) LAN
19 77 (19.69%) Tomcat
19 77 (19.69%) EMC
20 75 (19.18%) Middleware
21 71 (18.16%) Shell Script
21 71 (18.16%) Hyper-V
22 68 (17.39%) Banking
23 67 (17.14%) Firewall
23 67 (17.14%) Multicast

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 92 (23.53%) Apache
2 77 (19.69%) Tomcat
3 53 (13.55%) WebSphere
4 51 (13.04%) Oracle Coherence
5 47 (12.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 45 (11.51%) IIS
7 33 (8.44%) DataSynapse
8 13 (3.32%) MS Exchange
8 13 (3.32%) WebLogic
9 12 (3.07%) JBoss
10 11 (2.81%) SharePoint
10 11 (2.81%) SharePoint 2013
11 10 (2.56%) Skype for Business
12 9 (2.30%) SharePoint 2010
13 6 (1.53%) Oracle Self-Service HR
14 5 (1.28%) CMS
15 4 (1.02%) MQSeries
15 4 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 3 (0.77%) GlassFish
17 2 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 32 (8.18%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.84%) MS Office
3 9 (2.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 31 (7.93%) RMDS
2 9 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.02%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.77%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.26%) Magento
5 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (8.18%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (5.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (3.58%) GitHub
4 11 (2.81%) IaaS
4 11 (2.81%) PaaS
4 11 (2.81%) SaaS
5 9 (2.30%) Office 365
6 8 (2.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 7 (1.79%) G Suite
8 6 (1.53%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 126 (32.23%) SAN
2 100 (25.58%) NAS
3 83 (21.23%) LAN
3 83 (21.23%) WAN
4 67 (17.14%) Firewall
4 67 (17.14%) Multicast
5 66 (16.88%) DNS
6 62 (15.86%) iSCSI
7 61 (15.60%) Fibre Channel
8 51 (13.04%) FCoE
9 50 (12.79%) HTTP
10 47 (12.02%) LDAP
11 39 (9.97%) DHCP
12 37 (9.46%) TCP/IP
13 30 (7.67%) VPN
14 22 (5.63%) Cisco ASA
15 19 (4.86%) SMTP
16 18 (4.60%) SSL
17 16 (4.09%) Ethernet
18 14 (3.58%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (11.51%) SQL Server
2 41 (10.49%) Hadoop
2 41 (10.49%) HBase
3 27 (6.91%) Oracle Database
4 26 (6.65%) MySQL
5 18 (4.60%) Relational Database
6 13 (3.32%) DB2
7 12 (3.07%) Oracle Database 11g
8 11 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (2.81%) Oracle Exadata
9 10 (2.56%) OLAP
9 10 (2.56%) OLTP
9 10 (2.56%) Oracle OLAP
10 8 (2.05%) Oracle ODI
11 5 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.02%) Big Data
12 4 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (0.77%) KDB
13 3 (0.77%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 16 (4.09%) Jenkins
2 11 (2.81%) Git (software)
3 7 (1.79%) TeamCity
4 6 (1.53%) Eclipse
5 5 (1.28%) Oracle APEX
5 5 (1.28%) SonarQube
5 5 (1.28%) Subversion
6 4 (1.02%) Ant
6 4 (1.02%) JUnit
6 4 (1.02%) Mockito
7 3 (0.77%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (0.77%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 3 (0.77%) VTune
8 2 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.51%) Bazaar
8 2 (0.51%) Hudson
8 2 (0.51%) JIRA
8 2 (0.51%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.26%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.26%) Selenium
General
1 198 (50.64%) Finance
2 68 (17.39%) Banking
3 41 (10.49%) Investment Banking
4 27 (6.91%) Front Office
5 20 (5.12%) Telecoms
6 14 (3.58%) Back Office
7 6 (1.53%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.28%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.28%) Legal
9 4 (1.02%) Games
9 4 (1.02%) Retail
10 3 (0.77%) Law
11 2 (0.51%) Advertising
11 2 (0.51%) Publishing
12 1 (0.26%) Electronics
12 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.26%) Marketing
12 1 (0.26%) Military
12 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.26%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 75 (19.18%) Architect
2 61 (15.60%) Administrator
3 60 (15.35%) Infrastructure Architect
4 46 (11.76%) Analyst
5 39 (9.97%) Systems Administrator
5 39 (9.97%) Technical Architect
6 38 (9.72%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 38 (9.72%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 31 (7.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 31 (7.93%) Unix Engineer
8 30 (7.67%) Unix Administrator
9 28 (7.16%) Developer
9 28 (7.16%) DevOps Engineer
10 27 (6.91%) Linux Administrator
11 25 (6.39%) Linux Engineer
12 24 (6.14%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
12 24 (6.14%) Solutions Architect
12 24 (6.14%) Technical Solutions Architect
13 20 (5.12%) Junior
14 19 (4.86%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (19.18%) Middleware
2 45 (11.51%) XML
3 42 (10.74%) HTML
4 39 (9.97%) XSLT
5 32 (8.18%) Rendezvous
6 31 (7.93%) Ultra Messaging
7 29 (7.42%) Web Services
8 20 (5.12%) .NET
9 16 (4.09%) REST
10 11 (2.81%) Oracle Fusion
11 10 (2.56%) Spring
12 9 (2.30%) CSS
12 9 (2.30%) jQuery
12 9 (2.30%) SOAP
13 8 (2.05%) ASP.NET
13 8 (2.05%) CSS3
13 8 (2.05%) JDBC
13 8 (2.05%) JSON
13 8 (2.05%) Spring Security
13 8 (2.05%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 45 (11.51%) Data Centre
2 37 (9.46%) Management Information System
3 34 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 28 (7.16%) Derivative
5 25 (6.39%) Replication
6 18 (4.60%) Enterprise Storage
7 15 (3.84%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (3.07%) Clustering
8 12 (3.07%) PKI
9 10 (2.56%) Private Cloud
10 8 (2.05%) Mainframe
11 7 (1.79%) Driving Licence
11 7 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 6 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (1.53%) Equities
12 6 (1.53%) Virtual Team
13 5 (1.28%) Eurex
13 5 (1.28%) Fintech
13 5 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
14 4 (1.02%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 342 (87.47%) Linux
2 219 (56.01%) Unix
3 173 (44.25%) Windows
4 98 (25.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 34 (8.70%) Windows Server
6 32 (8.18%) AIX
7 22 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (4.09%) HPUX
9 11 (2.81%) Data ONTAP
9 11 (2.81%) Oracle Linux
10 10 (2.56%) CentOS
10 10 (2.56%) Debian
11 7 (1.79%) SUSE
12 6 (1.53%) Mac OS X
12 6 (1.53%) Ubuntu
12 6 (1.53%) Windows 10
12 6 (1.53%) Windows 7
13 4 (1.02%) Android
13 4 (1.02%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (21.74%) DevOps
2 65 (16.62%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (14.07%) Performance Tuning
4 52 (13.30%) Benchmarking
5 49 (12.53%) ITIL
6 48 (12.28%) Disaster Recovery
7 42 (10.74%) Configuration Management
8 34 (8.70%) Risk Management
9 32 (8.18%) Continuous Integration
10 31 (7.93%) High Availability
11 30 (7.67%) Continuous Improvement
12 29 (7.42%) Migration
13 24 (6.14%) Incident Management
14 23 (5.88%) SDLC
15 22 (5.63%) Release Management
16 21 (5.37%) Project Management
16 21 (5.37%) Service Delivery
16 21 (5.37%) Stakeholder Management
17 20 (5.12%) Change Management
17 20 (5.12%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (24.55%) Python
2 90 (23.02%) Java
3 85 (21.74%) Perl
4 83 (21.23%) SQL
5 71 (18.16%) Shell Script
6 41 (10.49%) JavaScript
7 31 (7.93%) Bash Shell
8 28 (7.16%) C++
9 22 (5.63%) PowerShell
10 17 (4.35%) C#
10 17 (4.35%) Ruby
11 16 (4.09%) PHP
12 12 (3.07%) AWK
12 12 (3.07%) sed
13 9 (2.30%) Korn
13 9 (2.30%) PL/SQL
14 8 (2.05%) C
15 5 (1.28%) Bourne shell
15 5 (1.28%) C-shell
16 4 (1.02%) Jython
Qualifications
1 54 (13.81%) Degree
2 26 (6.65%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (4.09%) RHCE
5 11 (2.81%) CCNP
6 10 (2.56%) CCNA
7 9 (2.30%) Security Cleared
8 8 (2.05%) CCIE
8 8 (2.05%) CISSP
9 7 (1.79%) DV Cleared
9 7 (1.79%) MCSE
9 7 (1.79%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (1.28%) CISM
10 5 (1.28%) RHCSA
11 4 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.77%) CEH
12 3 (0.77%) CISA
12 3 (0.77%) GCIA
12 3 (0.77%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.32%) QA
2 7 (1.79%) Data Quality
2 7 (1.79%) SLA
3 5 (1.28%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.51%) PMO
System Software
1 107 (27.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 84 (21.48%) NFS
3 71 (18.16%) Hyper-V
4 51 (13.04%) Oracle RAC
4 51 (13.04%) SRDF
5 50 (12.79%) Active Directory
5 50 (12.79%) KVM
5 50 (12.79%) Xen
6 24 (6.14%) Virtual Machines
7 23 (5.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 13 (3.32%) VMware Workstation
9 12 (3.07%) VMware ESX
10 11 (2.81%) Shibboleth
11 10 (2.56%) XenApp
12 8 (2.05%) Docker
13 7 (1.79%) Forefront TMG
13 7 (1.79%) LXC
13 7 (1.79%) Terminal Services
13 7 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
14 5 (1.28%) Samba
Systems Management
1 64 (16.37%) Puppet
2 43 (11.00%) Ansible
3 31 (7.93%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (4.86%) ITRS Geneos
4 19 (4.86%) Nagios
5 15 (3.84%) Control-M
6 13 (3.32%) NetBackup
6 13 (3.32%) Red Hat Satellite
7 12 (3.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 12 (3.07%) Salt
8 10 (2.56%) OpenView
8 10 (2.56%) Oracle ZFS
9 9 (2.30%) BladeLogic
9 9 (2.30%) Cacti
9 9 (2.30%) EMC NetWorker
9 9 (2.30%) SCOM
9 9 (2.30%) SolarWinds Orion
10 8 (2.05%) WSUS
11 7 (1.79%) MOM
11 7 (1.79%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 183 (46.80%) Oracle
2 176 (45.01%) VMware
3 124 (31.71%) Cisco
4 95 (24.30%) NetApp
5 92 (23.53%) Red Hat
6 77 (19.69%) EMC
7 59 (15.09%) Sybase
8 58 (14.83%) Intel
9 53 (13.55%) IBM
10 52 (13.30%) Microsoft
11 50 (12.79%) HP
12 41 (10.49%) Veritas
13 39 (9.97%) Sun
14 35 (8.95%) TIBCO
15 19 (4.86%) CheckPoint
16 17 (4.35%) Citrix
17 15 (3.84%) Cognizant
18 14 (3.58%) Brocade
19 12 (3.07%) Splunk
20 11 (2.81%) Palo Alto
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum plus 15% bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £85,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £375 - £400 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 -£60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Pension, Negotiable
Posted: 23 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 27 days ago