The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Cambridge region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Sun Microsystems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 101 116 108
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Permanent jobs citing Sun 20 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.12% 0.061% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 3.00% 0.14% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 12
Average salary £45,000 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 - £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 - £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Vendors Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
667 696 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 37.49% 42.13% 39.00%
Number of salaries quoted 518 592 616
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sun
Cambridgeshire

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Sun
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Sun Salary Trend in Cambridge

Sun
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Sun Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 48 (88.89%) UNIX
2 44 (81.48%) Solaris
3 43 (79.63%) Java
3 43 (79.63%) SQL
4 42 (77.78%) Linux
5 41 (75.93%) Oracle
6 32 (59.26%) Tomcat
7 28 (51.85%) Perl
8 27 (50.00%) QA
9 21 (38.89%) Degree
9 21 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (38.89%) Git (software)
10 18 (33.33%) J2EE
10 18 (33.33%) OO
10 18 (33.33%) OOD
11 17 (31.48%) Sybase
12 16 (29.63%) Internet
12 16 (29.63%) Finance
13 15 (27.78%) TDD
14 14 (25.93%) WebLogic
15 13 (24.07%) Scrum
16 12 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
16 12 (22.22%) Windows
16 12 (22.22%) Test Automation
16 12 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 12 (22.22%) Mathematics
17 11 (20.37%) Performance Management
17 11 (20.37%) Software Engineering
18 10 (18.52%) Wiki
18 10 (18.52%) Red Hat

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 32 (59.26%) Tomcat
2 14 (25.93%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.70%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 16 (29.63%) Internet
2 9 (16.67%) Firewall
2 9 (16.67%) VPN
2 9 (16.67%) SAN
3 6 (11.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) TKPROF
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (38.89%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.26%) Subversion
General
1 16 (29.63%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Marketing
3 2 (3.70%) Advertising
4 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (35.19%) Applications Support
2 8 (14.81%) Support Specialist
2 8 (14.81%) Applications Specialist
2 8 (14.81%) Applications Support Specialist
3 5 (9.26%) Applications Support Analyst
3 5 (9.26%) Senior Support Analyst
3 5 (9.26%) Senior Support Engineer
3 5 (9.26%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
3 5 (9.26%) Support Analyst
3 5 (9.26%) Analyst
3 5 (9.26%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (9.26%) Support Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) Developer
4 4 (7.41%) Java Developer
4 4 (7.41%) Support Team Leader
4 4 (7.41%) Team Leader
5 3 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (5.56%) Principal Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Java Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Capacity Planning Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.33%) J2EE
2 6 (11.11%) CGI
3 4 (7.41%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Mathematics
2 10 (18.52%) Wiki
3 9 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 9 (16.67%) Firmware
4 3 (5.56%) Clustering
5 1 (1.85%) HP Superdome
5 1 (1.85%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 48 (88.89%) UNIX
2 44 (81.48%) Solaris
3 42 (77.78%) Linux
4 12 (22.22%) Windows
4 12 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (12.96%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.85%) AIX
6 1 (1.85%) HPUX
6 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (33.33%) OO
2 18 (33.33%) OOD
3 15 (27.78%) TDD
4 13 (24.07%) Scrum
5 12 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 11 (20.37%) Performance Management
6 11 (20.37%) Software Engineering
7 9 (16.67%) Refactoring
7 9 (16.67%) Migration
7 9 (16.67%) Network Management
8 8 (14.81%) DevOps
9 7 (12.96%) Multithreading
10 6 (11.11%) Unit Testing
11 4 (7.41%) UML
12 3 (5.56%) Load Balancing
12 3 (5.56%) Performance Testing
12 3 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
12 3 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 43 (79.63%) Java
1 43 (79.63%) SQL
2 28 (51.85%) Perl
3 9 (16.67%) Python
3 9 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 8 (14.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (38.89%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (16.67%) KVM
2 1 (1.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (1.85%) vSphere
2 1 (1.85%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 9 (16.67%) Puppet
1 9 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 41 (75.93%) Oracle
2 17 (31.48%) Sybase
3 10 (18.52%) HP
3 10 (18.52%) Red Hat
3 10 (18.52%) VMware
4 9 (16.67%) Hitachi
4 9 (16.67%) NetApp
5 3 (5.56%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.85%) Symantec
6 1 (1.85%) IBM
6 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
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