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 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 78 - 95
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sun 6 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.74% - 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category 1.39% - 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 7
Median salary £65,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
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
431 516 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 52.88% 48.68% 50.91%
Number of salaries quoted 381 445 510
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
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 28 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
Luton - 4 £65,000 -
Dunstable - 2 £55,000 -
Sun
East of England

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 (100.00%) Perl
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) Unix
1 10 (100.00%) Solaris
1 10 (100.00%) Python
1 10 (100.00%) LDAP
1 10 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 10 (100.00%) DNS
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) HP
1 10 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 10 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 10 (100.00%) SSH
1 10 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 10 (100.00%) vSphere
1 10 (100.00%) Bourne shell
1 10 (100.00%) C-shell
1 10 (100.00%) High Availability
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 9 (90.00%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (70.00%) Finance
4 6 (60.00%) EMC
4 6 (60.00%) Linux
5 5 (50.00%) Apache
5 5 (50.00%) AIX
5 5 (50.00%) WebLogic
5 5 (50.00%) Web Services
5 5 (50.00%) BMC

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 (50.00%) Apache
1 5 (50.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) DNS
1 10 (100.00%) LDAP
1 10 (100.00%) SSH
1 10 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Senior Unix Engineer
1 10 (100.00%) Unix Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Solaris Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) AIX Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Solaris Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Solaris Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Unix Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Unix Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior VMWare Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Solaris Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Unix Scripter
4 1 (10.00%) Unix Scripting Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) VMWare Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Middleware
1 5 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Solaris
1 10 (100.00%) Unix
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) High Availability
2 9 (90.00%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (50.00%) Operations Management
4 1 (10.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Bourne shell
1 10 (100.00%) C-shell
1 10 (100.00%) Perl
1 10 (100.00%) Python
1 10 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 10 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 10 (100.00%) vSphere
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 5 (50.00%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) HP
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) EMC
3 5 (50.00%) BMC