Period
to 20 April 2021

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 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sun Microsystems Solaris
England > London
6 months to
20 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 523 607 640
Rank change year-on-year +84 +33 -80
Permanent jobs citing Solaris 40 71 132
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.16% 0.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.73% 0.79% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 26 50 118
10th Percentile £63,125 £49,625 £42,500
25th Percentile £70,000 £56,250 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
75th Percentile £90,000 £91,875 £80,000
90th Percentile " £110,200 £85,000
England median annual salary £58,750 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.82% - -

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 5,479 8,970 13,540
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 17.57% 19.78% 22.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4,458 7,364 11,326
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £48,750 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% - +7.14%
75th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £76,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £90,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -

Solaris
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Solaris as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Solaris in London

Solaris
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Solaris in London.

Salary trend for Solaris in London

Solaris
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Solaris in London over the 6 months to 20 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Solaris in London

For the 6 months to 20 April 2021, 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 37 (92.50%) Linux
2 34 (85.00%) SQL
3 28 (70.00%) Banking
4 27 (67.50%) Perl
5 21 (52.50%) Java
5 21 (52.50%) Unix
6 20 (50.00%) Oracle
6 20 (50.00%) Bash Shell
7 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (42.50%) Investment Banking
9 15 (37.50%) Python
10 14 (35.00%) Red Hat
11 13 (32.50%) Windows
11 13 (32.50%) Finance
11 13 (32.50%) AWS
11 13 (32.50%) DevOps
12 12 (30.00%) JIRA
12 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
12 12 (30.00%) Sybase
12 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
13 11 (27.50%) Jenkins
14 10 (25.00%) Shell Script
14 10 (25.00%) Reuters
14 10 (25.00%) Bloomberg
14 10 (25.00%) PowerShell
15 9 (22.50%) CQG
15 9 (22.50%) Patsystems
15 9 (22.50%) Ruby
15 9 (22.50%) ION Trading
15 9 (22.50%) Trayport

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 (20.00%) JBoss
2 2 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 13 (32.50%) AWS
2 5 (12.50%) Azure
3 4 (10.00%) GCP
3 4 (10.00%) IaaS
4 3 (7.50%) PaaS
4 3 (7.50%) SaaS
5 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.50%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.50%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (2.50%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.50%) Azure Cosmos DB
5 1 (2.50%) Azure Service Bus
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft 365
5 1 (2.50%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) FIX Connectivity
2 4 (10.00%) DNS
2 4 (10.00%) NAS
2 4 (10.00%) SAN
2 4 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.50%) DHCP
3 3 (7.50%) Firewall
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (2.50%) BGP
5 1 (2.50%) HTTP
5 1 (2.50%) Internet
5 1 (2.50%) LAN
5 1 (2.50%) OSPF
5 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 8 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (30.00%) JIRA
2 11 (27.50%) Jenkins
3 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.50%) Artifactory
4 3 (7.50%) Bitbucket
4 3 (7.50%) SonarQube
4 3 (7.50%) TeamCity
5 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
5 2 (5.00%) IntelliJ
5 2 (5.00%) MSI
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 28 (70.00%) Banking
2 17 (42.50%) Investment Banking
3 13 (32.50%) Finance
4 8 (20.00%) Front Office
5 2 (5.00%) Back Office
5 2 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Developer
2 10 (25.00%) Analyst
2 10 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 10 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 10 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 7 (17.50%) Investment Banking Java Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Java Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Architect
4 6 (15.00%) Technical Architect
5 5 (12.50%) Requirements Architect
6 4 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 4 (10.00%) Unix Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (2.50%) Delivery Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Desktop Support
8 1 (2.50%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Technical Assurance Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) FIX Protocol
2 7 (17.50%) Hibernate
2 7 (17.50%) JPA
2 7 (17.50%) Middleware
2 7 (17.50%) Spring
2 7 (17.50%) TIBCO EMS
3 2 (5.00%) CSS
3 2 (5.00%) HTML
3 2 (5.00%) JSP
3 2 (5.00%) Kafka
3 2 (5.00%) REST
3 2 (5.00%) SOAP
4 1 (2.50%) Play Framework
4 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Eurex
2 8 (20.00%) Clustering
3 2 (5.00%) Derivative
3 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) PKI
4 1 (2.50%) Contactless
4 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.50%) Equities
4 1 (2.50%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (2.50%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.50%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 37 (92.50%) Linux
2 21 (52.50%) Unix
3 13 (32.50%) Windows
4 9 (22.50%) CentOS
4 9 (22.50%) Ubuntu
4 9 (22.50%) Windows Server
5 5 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (10.00%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (7.50%) AIX
8 1 (2.50%) Debian
8 1 (2.50%) SUSE
8 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (32.50%) DevOps
3 9 (22.50%) Client Onboarding
3 9 (22.50%) High Availability
4 8 (20.00%) Fintech
4 8 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 8 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 8 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (17.50%) Data Integration
5 7 (17.50%) Multithreaded Programming
6 5 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
7 3 (7.50%) Asset Management
7 3 (7.50%) SDLC
8 2 (5.00%) Antivirus Management
8 2 (5.00%) Capacity Management
8 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 2 (5.00%) IT Asset Management
8 2 (5.00%) Microservices
9 1 (2.50%) Technology Roadmap
9 1 (2.50%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 34 (85.00%) SQL
2 27 (67.50%) Perl
3 21 (52.50%) Java
4 20 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 15 (37.50%) Python
6 10 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 10 (25.00%) Shell Script
7 9 (22.50%) Ruby
8 7 (17.50%) Scala
9 2 (5.00%) Go
10 1 (2.50%) C#
10 1 (2.50%) C++
10 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
10 1 (2.50%) VB
10 1 (2.50%) VB6
10 1 (2.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) CCNA
1 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) MCDST
2 1 (2.50%) MCITP
2 1 (2.50%) MCP
2 1 (2.50%) MCSA
2 1 (2.50%) MCSE
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.00%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (5.00%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (5.00%) XenApp
4 1 (2.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) Ansible
1 7 (17.50%) Puppet
2 2 (5.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (5.00%) MOM
2 2 (5.00%) SCOM
2 2 (5.00%) WSUS
3 1 (2.50%) Control-M
3 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 20 (50.00%) Oracle
2 14 (35.00%) Red Hat
3 12 (30.00%) Sybase
4 10 (25.00%) Bloomberg
4 10 (25.00%) Reuters
5 9 (22.50%) CQG
5 9 (22.50%) Fidessa
5 9 (22.50%) ION Trading
5 9 (22.50%) Patsystems
5 9 (22.50%) Trayport
6 7 (17.50%) TIBCO
7 4 (10.00%) Cisco
8 3 (7.50%) CA
8 3 (7.50%) Nimsoft
8 3 (7.50%) VMware
9 2 (5.00%) Citrix
9 2 (5.00%) F5
9 2 (5.00%) McAfee
9 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
10 1 (2.50%) EMC