The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 2 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 133 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sun 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.21% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -
Sun
South West

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

Vendors Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
691 731 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 36.05% 40.25% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 602 579 620
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Sun
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Sun Salary Trend in Bristol

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Solaris
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Network Management
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (50.00%) Electronics
3 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (50.00%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) AIX
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (16.67%) PowerHA
5 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
5 1 (16.67%) Xen

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Electronics
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Network Support
1 3 (50.00%) IP Network Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) IP Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate
3 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Maximo Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) HACMP
1 1 (16.67%) GIS
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Solaris
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) AIX
4 1 (16.67%) HPUX
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Network Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) B2B
3 1 (16.67%) CAD
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) MetaFrame
1 1 (16.67%) Terminal Server
1 1 (16.67%) Xen
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (16.67%) PowerHA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) BEA
4 1 (16.67%) Actuate
4 1 (16.67%) Veritas
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) webMethods
4 1 (16.67%) VMware