Period
to 18 April 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 18 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
England > London
6 months to
18 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 627 544 466
Rank change year-on-year -83 -78 -45
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 134 293 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.22% 0.42% 0.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.99% 1.77% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 118 219 331
London median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% - +13.04%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £90,000 £96,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 13,547 16,511 17,151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 22.28% 23.59% 24.87%
Number of salaries quoted 11,246 13,801 14,651
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,001 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +0.00% +4.76%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £29,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +1.12%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 +20 37 £75,000 - 3
South London - 4 £57,500 -
East London - 1 £85,000 -
Solaris
England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 123 (91.79%) Linux
2 106 (79.10%) Unix
3 66 (49.25%) Finance
4 60 (44.78%) SQL
5 49 (36.57%) Java
5 49 (36.57%) Oracle
6 46 (34.33%) Windows
7 36 (26.87%) Red Hat
8 35 (26.12%) Python
9 29 (21.64%) AIX
9 29 (21.64%) Banking
10 28 (20.90%) FIX Protocol
11 27 (20.15%) Hedge funds
12 26 (19.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 25 (18.66%) Puppet
14 21 (15.67%) Equities
14 21 (15.67%) Analytical Skills
15 20 (14.93%) Windows Server
15 20 (14.93%) Shell Script
15 20 (14.93%) SQL Server
15 20 (14.93%) J2EE
16 19 (14.18%) LDAP
16 19 (14.18%) DevOps
16 19 (14.18%) CentOS
17 18 (13.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 18 (13.43%) PowerShell
17 18 (13.43%) SailPoint
17 18 (13.43%) Cybersecurity
17 18 (13.43%) ForgeRock
17 18 (13.43%) Identity Access Management

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 8 (5.97%) Oracle Application Server
2 5 (3.73%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.24%) JBoss
3 3 (2.24%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.49%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.75%) Confluence
5 1 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.75%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.75%) SAS
5 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 8 (5.97%) Eagle PACE
1 8 (5.97%) Front Arena
1 8 (5.97%) Markit EDM
1 8 (5.97%) thinkFolio
2 2 (1.49%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.49%) Rolfe and Nolan
3 1 (0.75%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.45%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (8.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.22%) SaaS
4 2 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.75%) Amazon Glacier
5 1 (0.75%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.75%) IaaS
5 1 (0.75%) Office 365
5 1 (0.75%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.75%) Route 53
5 1 (0.75%) Slack
5 1 (0.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.21%) Firewall
2 10 (7.46%) DNS
3 8 (5.97%) SAN
3 8 (5.97%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.73%) LAN
4 5 (3.73%) NAS
4 5 (3.73%) SMTP
4 5 (3.73%) WAN
5 4 (2.99%) DHCP
6 3 (2.24%) FIX Connectivity
7 2 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.49%) VPN
8 1 (0.75%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.75%) FCoE
8 1 (0.75%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.75%) HTTP
8 1 (0.75%) Internet
8 1 (0.75%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.75%) PABX
8 1 (0.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.93%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.94%) Oracle Database
2 16 (11.94%) Relational Database
3 12 (8.96%) RDBMS
4 11 (8.21%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (5.97%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (3.73%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.99%) Oracle Exadata
8 3 (2.24%) DB2
9 2 (1.49%) Big Data
9 2 (1.49%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.49%) MySQL
9 2 (1.49%) OLTP
9 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.75%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 8 (5.97%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.48%) JIRA
3 5 (3.73%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.73%) Maven
4 4 (2.99%) Ant
4 4 (2.99%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.24%) ClearCase
5 3 (2.24%) Hudson
6 2 (1.49%) Subversion
7 1 (0.75%) Cucumber
General
1 66 (49.25%) Finance
2 29 (21.64%) Banking
3 17 (12.69%) Investment Banking
4 13 (9.70%) Front Office
5 12 (8.96%) Back Office
6 5 (3.73%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (19.40%) Administrator
2 24 (17.91%) Developer
3 21 (15.67%) Applications Support
4 19 (14.18%) Linux Engineer
5 18 (13.43%) Linux Administrator
5 18 (13.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 17 (12.69%) Analyst
7 14 (10.45%) C++ Developer
7 14 (10.45%) Unix Engineer
8 13 (9.70%) IAM Specialist
8 13 (9.70%) Identity Management Specialist
8 13 (9.70%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 13 (9.70%) Support Analyst
9 12 (8.96%) Applications Support Analyst
10 11 (8.21%) Senior Developer
10 11 (8.21%) Support Engineer
11 10 (7.46%) FIX Analyst
12 9 (6.72%) FIX Support Analyst
12 9 (6.72%) Unix Analyst
12 9 (6.72%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (20.90%) FIX Protocol
2 20 (14.93%) J2EE
3 19 (14.18%) LDAP
4 18 (13.43%) SailPoint
5 15 (11.19%) Web Services
6 13 (9.70%) HTML
7 12 (8.96%) XML
8 11 (8.21%) .NET
8 11 (8.21%) SOAP
9 8 (5.97%) Middleware
10 7 (5.22%) REST
11 6 (4.48%) AngularJS
11 6 (4.48%) jQuery
11 6 (4.48%) Kafka
12 5 (3.73%) .NET Core
12 5 (3.73%) HTML5
12 5 (3.73%) React
12 5 (3.73%) SPML
13 4 (2.99%) Angular 2
13 4 (2.99%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.15%) Hedge funds
2 26 (19.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 21 (15.67%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (15.67%) Equities
4 18 (13.43%) Fixed Income
5 15 (11.19%) Fintech
6 13 (9.70%) Greenfield Project
7 11 (8.21%) Derivative
8 7 (5.22%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (3.73%) Clustering
10 4 (2.99%) Algorithms
10 4 (2.99%) Data Centre
11 3 (2.24%) Data Structures
11 3 (2.24%) Eurex
11 3 (2.24%) Grid Computing
11 3 (2.24%) iSeries
12 2 (1.49%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (1.49%) User Experience
13 1 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
13 1 (0.75%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 123 (91.79%) Linux
2 106 (79.10%) Unix
3 46 (34.33%) Windows
4 29 (21.64%) AIX
5 20 (14.93%) Windows Server
6 19 (14.18%) CentOS
7 18 (13.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (8.96%) HPUX
9 9 (6.72%) Windows NT
10 8 (5.97%) Fedora
11 5 (3.73%) Ubuntu
11 5 (3.73%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (2.99%) SUSE
12 4 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (2.24%) Debian
13 3 (2.24%) Windows 10
13 3 (2.24%) Windows 7
13 3 (2.24%) Windows 8
13 3 (2.24%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (1.49%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (14.18%) DevOps
2 18 (13.43%) Cybersecurity
2 18 (13.43%) Identity Access Management
3 17 (12.69%) Open Source
4 14 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (10.45%) Mathematics
5 13 (9.70%) Migration
5 13 (9.70%) Systematic Trading
6 11 (8.21%) Multithreading
7 9 (6.72%) Investment Management
8 8 (5.97%) Asset Management
8 8 (5.97%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (5.97%) Wealth Management
9 7 (5.22%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (5.22%) Software Engineering
9 7 (5.22%) Validation
10 6 (4.48%) Electronic Trading
10 6 (4.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 6 (4.48%) Multithreaded Programming
10 6 (4.48%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 60 (44.78%) SQL
2 49 (36.57%) Java
3 35 (26.12%) Python
4 20 (14.93%) Shell Script
5 18 (13.43%) PowerShell
6 16 (11.94%) C#
6 16 (11.94%) C++
7 14 (10.45%) VB
8 11 (8.21%) Perl
9 8 (5.97%) PL/SQL
10 7 (5.22%) C
11 6 (4.48%) JavaScript
11 6 (4.48%) R
12 5 (3.73%) Bash Shell
12 5 (3.73%) Ruby
13 4 (2.99%) Go
13 4 (2.99%) TypeScript
14 3 (2.24%) Lua
14 3 (2.24%) VB6
15 2 (1.49%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (11.94%) Degree
2 13 (9.70%) Numerate Degree
3 12 (8.96%) RHCE
4 6 (4.48%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (2.99%) Sun Certification
6 3 (2.24%) A+ Certification
6 3 (2.24%) Server+ Certification
7 2 (1.49%) OCP
7 2 (1.49%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.49%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.75%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.99%) QA
2 3 (2.24%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.75%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.75%) GDPR
3 1 (0.75%) PSD2
System Software
1 18 (13.43%) Active Directory
2 12 (8.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (8.21%) Docker
4 9 (6.72%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (3.73%) Postfix
6 3 (2.24%) Firmware
6 3 (2.24%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.24%) vSphere
7 2 (1.49%) KVM
7 2 (1.49%) LXC
7 2 (1.49%) MetaFrame
7 2 (1.49%) XenApp
7 2 (1.49%) XenServer
8 1 (0.75%) NFS
8 1 (0.75%) SRDF
8 1 (0.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (18.66%) Puppet
2 7 (5.22%) Ansible
2 7 (5.22%) Data Guard
3 5 (3.73%) Kubernetes
3 5 (3.73%) Terraform
4 3 (2.24%) Control-M
4 3 (2.24%) Nagios
4 3 (2.24%) NetBackup
4 3 (2.24%) Netcool
4 3 (2.24%) SCOM
4 3 (2.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (1.49%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.49%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 2 (1.49%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.49%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (1.49%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (0.75%) Consul
6 1 (0.75%) Packer
6 1 (0.75%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 49 (36.57%) Oracle
2 36 (26.87%) Red Hat
3 18 (13.43%) ForgeRock
4 17 (12.69%) Sybase
5 16 (11.94%) NetApp
6 15 (11.19%) VMware
7 12 (8.96%) Bloomberg
8 11 (8.21%) Fidessa
8 11 (8.21%) Reuters
9 9 (6.72%) Calypso
9 9 (6.72%) Dell
9 9 (6.72%) IBM
10 8 (5.97%) Charles River
10 8 (5.97%) Currenex
10 8 (5.97%) FXall
10 8 (5.97%) HP
10 8 (5.97%) MarketAxess
10 8 (5.97%) Microsoft
10 8 (5.97%) SimCorp
10 8 (5.97%) Tradeweb