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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 191 171 178
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +7
Permanent jobs citing Sun 34 57 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.57% 1.02% 0.92%
As % of the Vendors category 1.11% 1.95% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 27 48 43
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £29,200 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £67,500 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
3064 2923 2755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.76% 52.06% 49.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2063 2149 2292
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 -10 22 £37,500 -28.57% 1
Bracknell -14 4 £40,000 +21.21%
Sun
South East

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 49 (62.82%) UNIX
2 48 (61.54%) Linux
3 47 (60.26%) HP
4 43 (55.13%) Solaris
5 31 (39.74%) Windows
6 30 (38.46%) Microsoft
7 24 (30.77%) SAN
8 23 (29.49%) IBM
9 22 (28.21%) TCP/IP
9 22 (28.21%) French Language
9 22 (28.21%) German Language
10 21 (26.92%) EMC
11 19 (24.36%) Oracle
12 18 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 18 (23.08%) Internet
13 17 (21.79%) Validation
13 17 (21.79%) RDBMS
13 17 (21.79%) Relational Database
14 16 (20.51%) VMware
15 15 (19.23%) NAS
16 14 (17.95%) Red Hat
16 14 (17.95%) NetApp
17 13 (16.67%) Security Cleared
17 13 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
18 12 (15.38%) Enterprise Storage
18 12 (15.38%) SLA
19 11 (14.10%) Cisco
20 10 (12.82%) AIX
20 10 (12.82%) StorageTek
21 9 (11.54%) Firmware

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 4 (5.13%) IIS
1 4 (5.13%) Apache
2 2 (2.56%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.56%) CICS
3 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.28%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (6.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Agresso
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (1.28%) Sage 200
1 1 (1.28%) Sage 50
Communications & Networking
1 24 (30.77%) SAN
2 22 (28.21%) TCP/IP
3 18 (23.08%) Internet
4 15 (19.23%) NAS
5 9 (11.54%) Firewall
6 6 (7.69%) Wireshark
6 6 (7.69%) tcpdump
6 6 (7.69%) snoop
7 5 (6.41%) DNS
7 5 (6.41%) DHCP
8 4 (5.13%) Ethernet
8 4 (5.13%) VPN
8 4 (5.13%) ATM
8 4 (5.13%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (5.13%) FWSM
9 3 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (2.56%) xDSL
10 2 (2.56%) Frame Relay
10 2 (2.56%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.79%) RDBMS
1 17 (21.79%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.28%) DB2
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.28%) Maven
2 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.28%) Ant
2 1 (1.28%) JUnit
General
1 22 (28.21%) French Language
1 22 (28.21%) German Language
2 6 (7.69%) Finance
2 6 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.56%) Legal
5 1 (1.28%) Back Office
5 1 (1.28%) Advertising
5 1 (1.28%) Retail
5 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (34.62%) Support Engineer
2 22 (28.21%) Technical Support
3 19 (24.36%) Technical Support Engineer
3 19 (24.36%) Technical Engineer
4 13 (16.67%) UNIX Engineer
5 8 (10.26%) Storage Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) Administrator
7 5 (6.41%) UNIX Support
7 5 (6.41%) UNIX Support Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) Pre Sales Engineer
8 4 (5.13%) Data Centre Operator
8 4 (5.13%) Data Centre Specialist
8 4 (5.13%) SAN Storage Engineer
8 4 (5.13%) SAN Engineer
8 4 (5.13%) SAN Administrator
8 4 (5.13%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.85%) Support Specialist
9 3 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.41%) XML
2 4 (5.13%) HTML
3 2 (2.56%) .NET
4 1 (1.28%) JSP
4 1 (1.28%) Struts
4 1 (1.28%) Web Services
4 1 (1.28%) JMS
4 1 (1.28%) JAXB
4 1 (1.28%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.28%) Spring
4 1 (1.28%) Ajax
4 1 (1.28%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.38%) Enterprise Storage
2 9 (11.54%) Firmware
3 8 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (8.97%) Replication
5 6 (7.69%) Mainframe
6 4 (5.13%) Clustering
7 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.56%) CMDB
7 2 (2.56%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.28%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 49 (62.82%) UNIX
2 48 (61.54%) Linux
3 43 (55.13%) Solaris
4 31 (39.74%) Windows
5 18 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (12.82%) AIX
7 9 (11.54%) HPUX
8 6 (7.69%) IRIX
9 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (3.85%) zOS
10 3 (3.85%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.79%) Validation
2 9 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (10.26%) Change Management
3 8 (10.26%) Capacity Management
4 5 (6.41%) Problem Management
4 5 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (6.41%) Project Planning
5 4 (5.13%) Web Development
5 4 (5.13%) Asset Management
5 4 (5.13%) Workflow Management
5 4 (5.13%) Logistics
5 4 (5.13%) Configuration Management
5 4 (5.13%) Performance Management
5 4 (5.13%) Workflow
5 4 (5.13%) Change Control
5 4 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (2.56%) Project Management
6 2 (2.56%) Service Management
6 2 (2.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.26%) Perl
1 8 (10.26%) PowerShell
2 5 (6.41%) SQL
2 5 (6.41%) C
2 5 (6.41%) Java
3 3 (3.85%) JCL
4 1 (1.28%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (11.54%) DV Cleared
3 8 (10.26%) SC Cleared
4 6 (7.69%) SCSA
5 5 (6.41%) RHCE
6 4 (5.13%) Degree
7 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (3.85%) MCSE
8 2 (2.56%) CCNP
8 2 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.56%) Sun Certification
8 2 (2.56%) MOS
9 1 (1.28%) OCPJWCD
9 1 (1.28%) MBCS
9 1 (1.28%) CITP
9 1 (1.28%) CCNA
9 1 (1.28%) CCDP
9 1 (1.28%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.38%) SLA
2 4 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 13 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.41%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (8.97%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (7.69%) Unicenter
2 6 (7.69%) Tivoli NetView
2 6 (7.69%) MOM
2 6 (7.69%) OMEGAMON
2 6 (7.69%) HP SiteScope
3 4 (5.13%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (5.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (5.13%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.85%) Control-M
5 2 (2.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (2.56%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 47 (60.26%) HP
2 30 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 23 (29.49%) IBM
4 21 (26.92%) EMC
5 19 (24.36%) Oracle
6 16 (20.51%) VMware
7 14 (17.95%) Red Hat
7 14 (17.95%) NetApp
8 11 (14.10%) Cisco
9 10 (12.82%) StorageTek
10 8 (10.26%) F5
10 8 (10.26%) BMC
11 7 (8.97%) Dell
11 7 (8.97%) Brocade
11 7 (8.97%) Veritas
12 6 (7.69%) Unisys
13 5 (6.41%) Hitachi
14 4 (5.13%) Egenera
14 4 (5.13%) Foundry
15 2 (2.56%) 3PAR
Reading, Berkshire
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