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 18 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 110 68 92
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +24
Permanent jobs citing Sun 19 62 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.82% 2.93% 1.11%
As % of the Vendors category 1.50% 5.27% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 19 62 18
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £33,643
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
1269 1176 967
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 54.89% 55.60% 56.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1054 1067 761
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 18 September 2014.

Sun Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 18 (66.67%) ITIL
2 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 13 (48.15%) Incident Management
3 9 (33.33%) AIX
4 8 (29.63%) Solaris
4 8 (29.63%) Linux
4 8 (29.63%) Oracle
4 8 (29.63%) Shell Script
4 8 (29.63%) Change Management
4 8 (29.63%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (25.93%) Problem Management
5 7 (25.93%) Korn
5 7 (25.93%) Web Development
5 7 (25.93%) Windows
5 7 (25.93%) Java
5 7 (25.93%) Perl
5 7 (25.93%) Windows 2000
5 7 (25.93%) LDAP
6 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 6 (22.22%) Apache
6 6 (22.22%) Tomcat
6 6 (22.22%) WebLogic
6 6 (22.22%) SAP
6 6 (22.22%) CA SiteMinder
6 6 (22.22%) Sage
6 6 (22.22%) CA
6 6 (22.22%) HTML
6 6 (22.22%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (22.22%) SUSE
6 6 (22.22%) CIMA

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 6 (22.22%) Apache
1 6 (22.22%) Tomcat
1 6 (22.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) LDAP
2 2 (7.41%) Firewall
2 2 (7.41%) SAN
3 1 (3.70%) NAS
3 1 (3.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Incident Manager
2 5 (18.52%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (7.41%) Operations Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Major Incident Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Network Security Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Network Operations Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Security Operations Manager
4 1 (3.70%) SAN Storage Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Storage Support Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (3.70%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Network Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) SAN Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Security Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) DBA
4 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) AIX
2 8 (29.63%) Solaris
2 8 (29.63%) Linux
3 7 (25.93%) Windows
3 7 (25.93%) Windows 2000
4 6 (22.22%) SUSE
5 4 (14.81%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) ITIL
2 13 (48.15%) Incident Management
3 8 (29.63%) Change Management
3 8 (29.63%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (25.93%) Problem Management
4 7 (25.93%) Web Development
5 5 (18.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (18.52%) Time Management
5 5 (18.52%) People Management
6 3 (11.11%) Migration
7 2 (7.41%) ITIL V3
8 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (3.70%) Capacity Management
8 1 (3.70%) Line Management
8 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
8 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) Shell Script
2 7 (25.93%) Korn
2 7 (25.93%) Java
2 7 (25.93%) Perl
3 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) CIMA
1 6 (22.22%) ACCA
2 1 (3.70%) SNIA Certification
2 1 (3.70%) SCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (3.70%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.70%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle
2 6 (22.22%) SAP
2 6 (22.22%) Sage
2 6 (22.22%) CA
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco
3 2 (7.41%) HP
3 2 (7.41%) Dell
3 2 (7.41%) EMC
3 2 (7.41%) Juniper
3 2 (7.41%) NetApp
3 2 (7.41%) StorageTek
3 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
3 2 (7.41%) Fujitsu
4 1 (3.70%) McAfee
4 1 (3.70%) Hitachi
4 1 (3.70%) ADIC
4 1 (3.70%) IBM
4 1 (3.70%) Sybase
4 1 (3.70%) Brocade
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