The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 169 218 181
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -37
Permanent jobs citing Sun 25 27 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.62% 0.45% 0.90%
As % of the Vendors category 1.20% 0.86% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 33
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +30.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Sun
South East

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

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2090 3141 3076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.45% 52.15% 52.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1593 2535 2071
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Sun
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Sun Salary Trend in Berkshire

Sun
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Sun Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Sun
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
Reading +40 19 £57,500 +21.05% 2
Slough - 3 £37,500 -
Maidenhead - 1 £37,500 -
Sun
South East

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Sun.

1 60 (88.24%) Linux
2 40 (58.82%) Red Hat
3 39 (57.35%) Oracle
4 35 (51.47%) Firewall
5 32 (47.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 31 (45.59%) Unix
7 30 (44.12%) HP
8 28 (41.18%) Apache
9 27 (39.71%) C
10 26 (38.24%) Perl
10 26 (38.24%) Clustering
11 25 (36.76%) PowerShell
11 25 (36.76%) Windows
11 25 (36.76%) TCP/IP
11 25 (36.76%) SaaS
11 25 (36.76%) Bash Shell
12 22 (32.35%) SQL Server
12 22 (32.35%) Firmware
12 22 (32.35%) SAN
13 20 (29.41%) WebLogic
13 20 (29.41%) Tomcat
13 20 (29.41%) WebSphere
14 19 (27.94%) LAMP
14 19 (27.94%) JBoss
14 19 (27.94%) MySQL
14 19 (27.94%) LDAP
14 19 (27.94%) Puppet
15 18 (26.47%) NAS
15 18 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
15 18 (26.47%) OpenAM

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 28 (41.18%) Apache
2 20 (29.41%) Tomcat
2 20 (29.41%) WebLogic
2 20 (29.41%) WebSphere
3 19 (27.94%) JBoss
4 18 (26.47%) BizTalk Server
4 18 (26.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 8 (11.76%) IIS
6 4 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 25 (36.76%) SaaS
2 18 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 35 (51.47%) Firewall
2 25 (36.76%) TCP/IP
3 22 (32.35%) SAN
4 19 (27.94%) LDAP
5 18 (26.47%) HTTP
5 18 (26.47%) NAS
6 7 (10.29%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (10.29%) FWSM
6 7 (10.29%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (10.29%) snoop
6 7 (10.29%) tcpdump
6 7 (10.29%) Wireshark
7 2 (2.94%) SSL
8 1 (1.47%) DNS
8 1 (1.47%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (32.35%) SQL Server
2 19 (27.94%) MySQL
3 18 (26.47%) RDBMS
3 18 (26.47%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.88%) DB2
4 4 (5.88%) InfluxDB
5 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.47%) JMeter
1 1 (1.47%) Ranorex
1 1 (1.47%) Selenium
1 1 (1.47%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (8.82%) Banking
1 6 (8.82%) Finance
2 5 (7.35%) German Language
3 3 (4.41%) French Language
4 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (41.18%) Support Engineer
2 25 (36.76%) Linux Engineer
3 23 (33.82%) Cloud Engineer
4 20 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 19 (27.94%) Applications Support
5 19 (27.94%) Linux Support
6 18 (26.47%) Linux Support Engineer
7 17 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
7 17 (25.00%) Applications Support Engineer
7 17 (25.00%) Unix Engineer
8 13 (19.12%) Linux Server Engineer
8 13 (19.12%) Server Engineer
8 13 (19.12%) Server Support
8 13 (19.12%) Web Applications Engineer
8 13 (19.12%) Web Applications Support
8 13 (19.12%) Web Engineer
8 13 (19.12%) Web Support Engineer
9 10 (14.71%) Administrator
9 10 (14.71%) Linux Administrator
10 8 (11.76%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.94%) LAMP
2 18 (26.47%) Middleware
2 18 (26.47%) Web Services
3 7 (10.29%) HTML
3 7 (10.29%) XML
4 1 (1.47%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (38.24%) Clustering
2 18 (26.47%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (23.53%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.88%) Replication
5 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.47%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 60 (88.24%) Linux
2 32 (47.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 31 (45.59%) Unix
4 25 (36.76%) Windows
5 17 (25.00%) Solaris
6 6 (8.82%) HPUX
7 5 (7.35%) AIX
7 5 (7.35%) CentOS
8 4 (5.88%) SUSE
8 4 (5.88%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.47%) IRIX
9 1 (1.47%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.47%) Web Operations
2 15 (22.06%) Infrastructure Management
2 15 (22.06%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (11.76%) Service Delivery
3 8 (11.76%) Trend Analysis
4 7 (10.29%) Change Management
4 7 (10.29%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 7 (10.29%) Problem Management
4 7 (10.29%) Web Development
5 4 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 3 (4.41%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (1.47%) API Testing
7 1 (1.47%) Defect Management
7 1 (1.47%) DevOps
7 1 (1.47%) Fraud Detection
7 1 (1.47%) Functional Testing
7 1 (1.47%) High Availability
7 1 (1.47%) Process Improvement
7 1 (1.47%) Test Automation
7 1 (1.47%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (39.71%) C
2 26 (38.24%) Perl
3 25 (36.76%) Bash Shell
3 25 (36.76%) PowerShell
4 13 (19.12%) Java
5 7 (10.29%) Python
6 5 (7.35%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.41%) SQL
8 1 (1.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (5.88%) CISSP
2 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.41%) GCIH
3 3 (4.41%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) CEH
4 1 (1.47%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (23.53%) SLA
2 7 (10.29%) QA
System Software
1 22 (32.35%) Firmware
2 18 (26.47%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (10.29%) iptables
4 7 (10.29%) vSphere
5 5 (7.35%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.94%) Postfix
6 2 (2.94%) qmail
6 2 (2.94%) Sendmail
7 1 (1.47%) KVM
7 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 19 (27.94%) Puppet
2 18 (26.47%) OpenAM
3 6 (8.82%) SafeCom
4 4 (5.88%) Grafana
5 1 (1.47%) Graphite
5 1 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (58.82%) Red Hat
2 39 (57.35%) Oracle
3 30 (44.12%) HP
4 15 (22.06%) IBM
5 10 (14.71%) VMware
6 8 (11.76%) Cisco
7 7 (10.29%) Egenera
7 7 (10.29%) F5
7 7 (10.29%) Foundry
8 4 (5.88%) EMC
8 4 (5.88%) Hitachi
8 4 (5.88%) Sybase
9 1 (1.47%) Huawei
9 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
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