The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Sun Microsystems, Inc.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 75 - 105
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sun 10 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.14% - 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 2.13% - 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 4
Median salary £61,750 - £40,250
90% offered a salary of more than £54,500 - £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 - £62,400
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +6.50%
Sun
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
470 543 629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 53.65% 48.66% 52.55%
Number of salaries quoted 424 465 557
Median salary £51,375 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.16% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing Sun as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Sun
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sun across the Bedfordshire region.

Sun Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Sun
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Sun Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Sun
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Dunstable - 5 £55,000 -
Luton - 5 £65,000 -
Sun
East of England

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing Sun 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Sun.

1 10 (90.91%) Perl
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle
1 10 (90.91%) Unix
1 10 (90.91%) Solaris
1 10 (90.91%) Python
1 10 (90.91%) LDAP
1 10 (90.91%) TCP/IP
1 10 (90.91%) DNS
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
1 10 (90.91%) HP
1 10 (90.91%) Shell Script
1 10 (90.91%) Red Hat
1 10 (90.91%) VMware
1 10 (90.91%) VMware ESX
1 10 (90.91%) SSH
1 10 (90.91%) Hyper-V
1 10 (90.91%) vSphere
1 10 (90.91%) Bourne shell
1 10 (90.91%) C-shell
1 10 (90.91%) High Availability
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle ZFS
2 9 (81.82%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (63.64%) Finance
3 7 (63.64%) Linux
4 6 (54.55%) Web Services
4 6 (54.55%) EMC
5 5 (45.45%) BMC
5 5 (45.45%) BMC PATROL
5 5 (45.45%) Middleware
5 5 (45.45%) Apache

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 5 (45.45%) Apache
1 5 (45.45%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) DNS
1 10 (90.91%) LDAP
1 10 (90.91%) SSH
1 10 (90.91%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JUnit
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Senior Unix Engineer
1 10 (90.91%) Unix Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Solaris Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) AIX Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Unix Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Unix Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior VMWare Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Scripter
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Scripting Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) VMWare Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Web Services
2 5 (45.45%) Middleware
3 1 (9.09%) Ajax
3 1 (9.09%) EJB
3 1 (9.09%) J2EE
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) JSP
3 1 (9.09%) Struts
3 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) PKI
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Solaris
1 10 (90.91%) Unix
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) High Availability
2 9 (81.82%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (45.45%) Operations Management
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Product Management
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Bourne shell
1 10 (90.91%) C-shell
1 10 (90.91%) Perl
1 10 (90.91%) Python
1 10 (90.91%) Shell Script
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Hyper-V
1 10 (90.91%) VMware ESX
1 10 (90.91%) vSphere
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle ZFS
2 5 (45.45%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
1 10 (90.91%) HP
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle
1 10 (90.91%) Red Hat
1 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) EMC
3 5 (45.45%) BMC