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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 195 125 140
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +15
Permanent jobs citing Sun 26 99 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.48% 1.77% 1.63%
As % of the Vendors category 0.96% 3.59% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 11 72 75
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,105 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -3.76%
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
2709 2761 2985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.52% 49.34% 57.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2003 2013 2274
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £64,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -22 22 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Maidenhead -18 1 £45,000 +38.46%
Sun
South East

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 53 (64.63%) HP
2 52 (63.41%) Linux
3 43 (52.44%) UNIX
4 38 (46.34%) Solaris
5 36 (43.90%) SAN
6 29 (35.37%) EMC
6 29 (35.37%) Replication
7 28 (34.15%) Oracle
8 27 (32.93%) Security Cleared
8 27 (32.93%) Analytical Skills
9 26 (31.71%) NAS
10 25 (30.49%) SC Cleared
11 24 (29.27%) DV Cleared
11 24 (29.27%) Performance Monitoring
12 23 (28.05%) Fibre Channel
12 23 (28.05%) EMC NetWorker
12 23 (28.05%) StorageTek
13 22 (26.83%) Firewall
14 21 (25.61%) Microsoft
14 21 (25.61%) SQL
15 19 (23.17%) Telecoms
16 18 (21.95%) Degree
17 17 (20.73%) Windows
18 16 (19.51%) Disaster Recovery
18 16 (19.51%) Capacity Management
19 15 (18.29%) Veritas
20 14 (17.07%) Configuration Management
20 14 (17.07%) Brocade
21 13 (15.85%) Enterprise Storage
21 13 (15.85%) SCSA

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 8 (9.76%) Apache
2 4 (4.88%) IIS
2 4 (4.88%) Eucalyptus
3 3 (3.66%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.66%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.66%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.22%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.22%) SAS
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.22%) JBoss
Applications
1 13 (15.85%) MS Excel
2 11 (13.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 11 (13.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Nortel Periphonics
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.76%) SaaS
2 4 (4.88%) PaaS
2 4 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.22%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 36 (43.90%) SAN
2 26 (31.71%) NAS
3 23 (28.05%) Fibre Channel
4 22 (26.83%) Firewall
5 12 (14.63%) Internet
5 12 (14.63%) ATM
5 12 (14.63%) Ethernet
5 12 (14.63%) VPN
6 11 (13.41%) PPP
6 11 (13.41%) VoIP
6 11 (13.41%) xDSL
7 8 (9.76%) TCP/IP
8 7 (8.54%) Broadband
8 7 (8.54%) DSLAM
9 4 (4.88%) DNS
10 3 (3.66%) LAN
10 3 (3.66%) Cisco ICM
11 2 (2.44%) LDAP
11 2 (2.44%) MPLS
11 2 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.98%) Relational Database
2 8 (9.76%) RDBMS
3 5 (6.10%) MySQL
4 3 (3.66%) DB2
4 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.22%) MS Access
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (13.41%) Oracle Forms
General
1 19 (23.17%) Telecoms
2 10 (12.20%) French Language
3 7 (8.54%) German Language
4 6 (7.32%) Manufacturing
4 6 (7.32%) Spanish Language
5 3 (3.66%) Finance
5 3 (3.66%) Legal
6 2 (2.44%) Italian Language
6 2 (2.44%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (1.22%) Retail
7 1 (1.22%) Marketing
7 1 (1.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 39 (47.56%) Support Engineer
2 23 (28.05%) Technical Support
2 23 (28.05%) Storage Engineer
2 23 (28.05%) SAN Engineer
2 23 (28.05%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 21 (25.61%) EMC Storage Engineer
3 21 (25.61%) EMC Engineer
4 20 (24.39%) Technical Engineer
4 20 (24.39%) Technical Support Engineer
5 13 (15.85%) 3rd Line Support
5 13 (15.85%) Storage Support Engineer
5 13 (15.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 9 (10.98%) Network Engineer
7 8 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Network Support Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Network Support
8 5 (6.10%) UNIX Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Cloud Engineer
10 3 (3.66%) Junior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.88%) Web Services
1 4 (4.88%) LAMP
1 4 (4.88%) Sensu
2 2 (2.44%) HTML
3 1 (1.22%) .NET
3 1 (1.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (35.37%) Replication
2 27 (32.93%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (15.85%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (7.32%) Clustering
4 6 (7.32%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.88%) Open Source
6 2 (2.44%) PKI
7 1 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.22%) AS400
7 1 (1.22%) LPAR
7 1 (1.22%) HACMP
7 1 (1.22%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 52 (63.41%) Linux
2 43 (52.44%) UNIX
3 38 (46.34%) Solaris
4 17 (20.73%) Windows
5 13 (15.85%) AIX
6 12 (14.63%) HPUX
7 11 (13.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (7.32%) IRIX
8 6 (7.32%) SUSE
9 3 (3.66%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.22%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (29.27%) Performance Monitoring
2 16 (19.51%) Capacity Management
2 16 (19.51%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (17.07%) Configuration Management
4 9 (10.98%) Validation
4 9 (10.98%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (4.88%) ITIL
6 4 (4.88%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (4.88%) Performance Management
6 4 (4.88%) DevOps
7 3 (3.66%) Workflow
7 3 (3.66%) Change Control
7 3 (3.66%) Asset Management
7 3 (3.66%) Workflow Management
7 3 (3.66%) Logistics
8 2 (2.44%) Identity Management
8 2 (2.44%) Change Management
8 2 (2.44%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 21 (25.61%) SQL
2 4 (4.88%) C
3 3 (3.66%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.44%) Java
4 2 (2.44%) Perl
5 1 (1.22%) VB
5 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (32.93%) Security Cleared
2 25 (30.49%) SC Cleared
3 24 (29.27%) DV Cleared
4 18 (21.95%) Degree
5 13 (15.85%) SCSA
6 11 (13.41%) CCNP
6 11 (13.41%) CCNA
6 11 (13.41%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (13.41%) Sun Certification
7 10 (12.20%) BC Cleared
8 2 (2.44%) RHCE
9 1 (1.22%) MCP
9 1 (1.22%) MCITP
9 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.32%) SLA
2 3 (3.66%) QA
System Software
1 7 (8.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.88%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.44%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.44%) Firmware
3 2 (2.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.22%) iptables
4 1 (1.22%) XenServer
4 1 (1.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (28.05%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (4.88%) Cacti
2 4 (4.88%) Ganglia
2 4 (4.88%) OpenView
2 4 (4.88%) Nagios
3 3 (3.66%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (2.44%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.22%) Puppet
5 1 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 53 (64.63%) HP
2 29 (35.37%) EMC
3 28 (34.15%) Oracle
4 23 (28.05%) StorageTek
5 21 (25.61%) Microsoft
6 15 (18.29%) Veritas
7 14 (17.07%) Brocade
8 11 (13.41%) Red Hat
9 10 (12.20%) CA
10 9 (10.98%) IBM
11 8 (9.76%) Huawei
12 7 (8.54%) Cisco
12 7 (8.54%) VMware
13 5 (6.10%) Hitachi
14 4 (4.88%) BMC
14 4 (4.88%) Splunk
15 3 (3.66%) Sybase
15 3 (3.66%) Nortel
15 3 (3.66%) Genesys
16 2 (2.44%) NetApp
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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