The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 110 70 88
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +18
Permanent jobs citing Sun 19 59 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.89% 2.74% 1.28%
As % of the Vendors category 1.64% 4.89% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 19 59 21
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £37,500 £33,643
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
Sun
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1162 1207 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 54.38% 56.01% 54.08%
Number of salaries quoted 972 1087 755
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sun across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Sun
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Sun Salary Trend in Birmingham

Sun
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Sun Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 17 (65.38%) ITIL
2 13 (50.00%) Finance
3 12 (46.15%) Incident Management
4 8 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (30.77%) Oracle
4 8 (30.77%) Java
4 8 (30.77%) AIX
4 8 (30.77%) Solaris
4 8 (30.77%) Linux
4 8 (30.77%) Shell Script
4 8 (30.77%) Change Management
5 7 (26.92%) Windows
5 7 (26.92%) SUSE
5 7 (26.92%) CA SiteMinder
5 7 (26.92%) CA
5 7 (26.92%) Windows 2000
5 7 (26.92%) Apache
5 7 (26.92%) Tomcat
5 7 (26.92%) LDAP
5 7 (26.92%) HTML
5 7 (26.92%) Perl
5 7 (26.92%) WebLogic
5 7 (26.92%) Korn
5 7 (26.92%) Web Development
6 6 (23.08%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (23.08%) Problem Management
6 6 (23.08%) SAP
6 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
6 6 (23.08%) Sage
6 6 (23.08%) ACCA

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 7 (26.92%) WebLogic
1 7 (26.92%) Apache
1 7 (26.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) LDAP
2 2 (7.69%) SAN
2 2 (7.69%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) NAS
3 1 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (3.85%) Network Security
3 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
General
1 13 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Technical Specialist
1 5 (19.23%) Incident Manager
2 2 (7.69%) Major Incident Manager
2 2 (7.69%) Field Service Engineer
2 2 (7.69%) Field Engineer
2 2 (7.69%) Operations Manager
3 1 (3.85%) Java Developer
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (3.85%) Administrator
3 1 (3.85%) Developer
3 1 (3.85%) DBA
3 1 (3.85%) Network Security Manager
3 1 (3.85%) Web Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Network Operations Manager
3 1 (3.85%) Middleware Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Security Operations Manager
3 1 (3.85%) Network Manager
3 1 (3.85%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (3.85%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) J2EE
2 1 (3.85%) JDBC
2 1 (3.85%) JSP
2 1 (3.85%) Servlets
2 1 (3.85%) Struts
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
2 1 (3.85%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) JavaBeans
2 1 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) CLARiiON
2 1 (3.85%) Celerra
2 1 (3.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) AIX
1 8 (30.77%) Solaris
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
2 7 (26.92%) Windows 2000
2 7 (26.92%) SUSE
2 7 (26.92%) Windows
3 3 (11.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) ITIL
2 12 (46.15%) Incident Management
3 8 (30.77%) Change Management
3 8 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (26.92%) Web Development
5 6 (23.08%) Problem Management
6 4 (15.38%) Time Management
7 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (11.54%) Migration
8 2 (7.69%) ITIL V3
9 1 (3.85%) Capacity Management
9 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
9 1 (3.85%) Data Management
9 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
9 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) Java
1 8 (30.77%) Shell Script
2 7 (26.92%) Korn
2 7 (26.92%) Perl
3 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) ACCA
1 6 (23.08%) CIMA
2 1 (3.85%) SNIA Certification
2 1 (3.85%) SCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (3.85%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle
2 7 (26.92%) CA
3 6 (23.08%) Sage
3 6 (23.08%) SAP
4 2 (7.69%) IBM
4 2 (7.69%) HP
4 2 (7.69%) EMC
4 2 (7.69%) Juniper
4 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 2 (7.69%) NetApp
4 2 (7.69%) Fujitsu
5 1 (3.85%) StorageTek
5 1 (3.85%) Hitachi
5 1 (3.85%) McAfee
5 1 (3.85%) Google
5 1 (3.85%) ADIC
5 1 (3.85%) Dell
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco
5 1 (3.85%) Sybase
Birmingham
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