The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 32 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Sun 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 0.56% 1.19% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.10% 1.61% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
Sun
County Antrim

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

Vendors Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
91 62 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 51.41% 73.81% 67.11%
Number of salaries quoted 74 29 54
Median salary £38,000 £50,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +92.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Sun
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Sun Salary Trend in Belfast

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 29 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Sun.

1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) NetWare
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) EMC Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Novell
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) MOM
2 2 (66.67%) ISA Server
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) IT Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) COM
1 1 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Derivative
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 1 (33.33%) Hedge funds
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) NetWare
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Security
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (33.33%) Proprietary Trading
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (66.67%) EMC Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Forefront TMG
1 2 (66.67%) ISA Server
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) MOM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Dell
1 2 (66.67%) EMC
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Novell
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO