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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 160 171 162
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Permanent jobs citing Sun 57 43 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.14% 0.77% 1.21%
As % of the Vendors category 2.20% 1.55% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 19 29 63
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £68,750
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+16.25% -4.76%
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
2588 2771 2882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.84% 49.70% 53.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1851 1955 2237
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sun across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 July 2015.

Sun Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Sun
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +18 45 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Maidenhead - 7 £27,500 - 2
Bracknell +5 4 - -
Slough 0 1 - -
Sun
South East

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Sun also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Sun.

1 61 (72.62%) Linux
2 39 (46.43%) Oracle
2 39 (46.43%) Security Cleared
3 38 (45.24%) Degree
3 38 (45.24%) Computer Science
4 35 (41.67%) Solaris
5 34 (40.48%) Windows
6 33 (39.29%) TCP/IP
7 32 (38.10%) SC Cleared
8 31 (36.90%) Red Hat
9 30 (35.71%) UNIX
9 30 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
10 27 (32.14%) Data Centre
11 26 (30.95%) SAN
11 26 (30.95%) Firewall
12 24 (28.57%) VMware
13 23 (27.38%) Replication
13 23 (27.38%) HP
13 23 (27.38%) EMC
13 23 (27.38%) DNS
14 22 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
15 21 (25.00%) MySQL
15 21 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
16 20 (23.81%) LAMP
16 20 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 20 (23.81%) Xen
17 19 (22.62%) Configuration Management
17 19 (22.62%) Perl
17 19 (22.62%) Cisco
18 18 (21.43%) Oracle Reports

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Sun also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Sun. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (13.10%) Apache
2 9 (10.71%) Eucalyptus
3 7 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (2.38%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.38%) Lync
4 2 (2.38%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.38%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.38%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.38%) IIS
5 1 (1.19%) JBoss
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.29%) Taleo
1 12 (14.29%) SaaS
2 11 (13.10%) Responsys
3 9 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (10.71%) PaaS
4 1 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 33 (39.29%) TCP/IP
2 26 (30.95%) SAN
2 26 (30.95%) Firewall
3 23 (27.38%) DNS
4 18 (21.43%) NAS
5 17 (20.24%) Fibre Channel
6 15 (17.86%) Internet
7 9 (10.71%) DHCP
8 5 (5.95%) WebEx
9 4 (4.76%) LAN
9 4 (4.76%) WAN
10 3 (3.57%) Network Security
11 2 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (1.19%) LDAP
12 1 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (1.19%) DAB
12 1 (1.19%) SSH
12 1 (1.19%) FTP
12 1 (1.19%) HTTP
12 1 (1.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (25.00%) MySQL
2 18 (21.43%) Oracle Reports
3 17 (20.24%) Relational Database
4 11 (13.10%) Hadoop
5 7 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 7 (8.33%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.76%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.57%) DB2
8 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (13.10%) Git (software)
1 11 (13.10%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (10.71%) French Language
1 9 (10.71%) German Language
1 9 (10.71%) Spanish Language
2 6 (7.14%) Italian Language
3 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.38%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.38%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (1.19%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (36.90%) Systems Administrator
1 31 (36.90%) Administrator
2 30 (35.71%) Support Engineer
3 17 (20.24%) 3rd Line Support
3 17 (20.24%) EMC Engineer
3 17 (20.24%) Storage Engineer
3 17 (20.24%) SAN Engineer
3 17 (20.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 17 (20.24%) EMC Storage Engineer
3 17 (20.24%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 17 (20.24%) Storage Support Engineer
4 12 (14.29%) Technical Support
5 9 (10.71%) Technical Engineer
5 9 (10.71%) Technical Support Engineer
5 9 (10.71%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (10.71%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.95%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (23.81%) LAMP
2 9 (10.71%) Sensu
2 9 (10.71%) Web Services
3 6 (7.14%) CGI
4 1 (1.19%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 38 (45.24%) Computer Science
2 30 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (32.14%) Data Centre
4 23 (27.38%) Replication
5 17 (20.24%) Enterprise Storage
6 11 (13.10%) Statistics
7 9 (10.71%) Management Information System
8 8 (9.52%) Clustering
9 1 (1.19%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 61 (72.62%) Linux
2 35 (41.67%) Solaris
3 34 (40.48%) Windows
4 30 (35.71%) UNIX
5 20 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (13.10%) CentOS
6 11 (13.10%) Oracle Linux
7 8 (9.52%) AIX
7 8 (9.52%) HPUX
8 6 (7.14%) SUSE
9 2 (2.38%) IRIX
9 2 (2.38%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.19%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.19%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 19 (22.62%) Configuration Management
3 18 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
4 17 (20.24%) Capacity Management
5 13 (15.48%) Mentoring
6 11 (13.10%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (10.71%) Open Source
7 9 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (10.71%) DevOps
8 7 (8.33%) Incident Management
8 7 (8.33%) Workflow
9 6 (7.14%) Performance Management
10 5 (5.95%) Line Management
11 4 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (4.76%) Time Management
12 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Management
13 2 (2.38%) Cyber Security
13 2 (2.38%) Load Balancing
13 2 (2.38%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 19 (22.62%) Perl
2 14 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 13 (15.48%) Bash Shell
4 12 (14.29%) Java
5 11 (13.10%) C
5 11 (13.10%) Python
6 6 (7.14%) PHP
7 2 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (46.43%) Security Cleared
2 38 (45.24%) Degree
3 32 (38.10%) SC Cleared
4 18 (21.43%) DV Cleared
5 7 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (5.95%) MySQL Certification
6 5 (5.95%) IC3 Certification
6 5 (5.95%) MCP
6 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (4.76%) MCSE
7 4 (4.76%) MCSA
7 4 (4.76%) MCDBA
7 4 (4.76%) CCNA
7 4 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.19%) RHCE
8 1 (1.19%) SCSA
8 1 (1.19%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.19%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.33%) QA
2 3 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (23.81%) Xen
3 9 (10.71%) VMware ESX
4 8 (9.52%) Active Directory
5 7 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (7.14%) VirtualBox
6 6 (7.14%) vCloud
7 5 (5.95%) KVM
7 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (3.57%) vSphere
9 2 (2.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (1.19%) VMFS
10 1 (1.19%) XenServer
10 1 (1.19%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 17 (20.24%) EMC NetWorker
2 12 (14.29%) Puppet
3 11 (13.10%) Graphite
4 9 (10.71%) Cacti
4 9 (10.71%) Ganglia
4 9 (10.71%) OpenView
4 9 (10.71%) Nagios
5 6 (7.14%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (1.19%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 39 (46.43%) Oracle
2 31 (36.90%) Red Hat
3 24 (28.57%) VMware
4 23 (27.38%) HP
4 23 (27.38%) EMC
5 19 (22.62%) Cisco
6 17 (20.24%) StorageTek
6 17 (20.24%) Brocade
7 11 (13.10%) Eloqua
8 9 (10.71%) Splunk
8 9 (10.71%) BMC
9 6 (7.14%) Apple
10 5 (5.95%) CheckPoint
10 5 (5.95%) Hitachi
10 5 (5.95%) Microsoft
11 4 (4.76%) LANDesk
12 3 (3.57%) Veritas
12 3 (3.57%) IBM
12 3 (3.57%) Sybase
13 2 (2.38%) NetApp
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