The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 94 111 96
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Permanent jobs citing Sun 14 5 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.01% 0.33% 1.83%
As % of the Vendors category 2.94% 0.89% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 21
Average salary £80,000 £29,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+171.18% -43.80%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +8.82%
Sun
Cambridgeshire

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

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
477 563 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 34.47% 37.51% 41.14%
Number of salaries quoted 363 446 582
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,700 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (81.48%) Java
2 22 (81.48%) SQL
2 22 (81.48%) Apache
2 22 (81.48%) Load Balancing
3 18 (66.67%) Oracle Linux
3 18 (66.67%) OWASP
3 18 (66.67%) Performance Analysis
3 18 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 18 (66.67%) J2SE
3 18 (66.67%) Unix
3 18 (66.67%) J2EE
3 18 (66.67%) Oracle
3 18 (66.67%) UML
3 18 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
3 18 (66.67%) OO
3 18 (66.67%) WebLogic
3 18 (66.67%) Internet
3 18 (66.67%) Solaris
3 18 (66.67%) Finance
3 18 (66.67%) Clustering
3 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (66.67%) Multithreading
4 5 (18.52%) Nagios
4 5 (18.52%) OSPF
4 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (18.52%) Marketing
4 5 (18.52%) TDD
4 5 (18.52%) Banking
4 5 (18.52%) Logistics

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 22 (81.48%) Apache
2 18 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 18 (66.67%) WebLogic
3 4 (14.81%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 18 (66.67%) Internet
2 5 (18.52%) LAN
2 5 (18.52%) OSPF
2 5 (18.52%) SNMP
2 5 (18.52%) VPN
2 5 (18.52%) WAN
2 5 (18.52%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (14.81%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) MySQL
1 4 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Banking
2 5 (18.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Architect
2 15 (55.56%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (18.52%) Network Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Linux Support
4 4 (14.81%) Linux Support Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Java Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Java Technical Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (66.67%) J2EE
1 18 (66.67%) J2SE
2 5 (18.52%) RESTful
2 5 (18.52%) SOAP
2 5 (18.52%) Web Services
2 5 (18.52%) WSDL
3 4 (14.81%) LAMP
3 4 (14.81%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 18 (66.67%) Clustering
2 5 (18.52%) Fintech
2 5 (18.52%) PMI
3 4 (14.81%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (66.67%) Oracle Linux
2 18 (66.67%) Solaris
2 18 (66.67%) Unix
3 4 (14.81%) CentOS
3 4 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (14.81%) Windows
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) Load Balancing
2 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 18 (66.67%) OO
2 18 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
2 18 (66.67%) OWASP
2 18 (66.67%) Performance Analysis
2 18 (66.67%) UML
3 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
3 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (18.52%) Logistics
3 5 (18.52%) Online Marketing
3 5 (18.52%) Open Source
3 5 (18.52%) Service Design
3 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
3 5 (18.52%) TDD
3 5 (18.52%) Unit Testing
4 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
4 4 (14.81%) ITIL
4 4 (14.81%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) Java
1 22 (81.48%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
2 4 (14.81%) Perl
2 4 (14.81%) Ruby
2 4 (14.81%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) PMI Certification
2 4 (14.81%) LPIC
2 4 (14.81%) RHCE
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) pfSense
2 4 (14.81%) iptables
2 4 (14.81%) KVM
2 4 (14.81%) Postfix
2 4 (14.81%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Cacti
1 5 (18.52%) Nagios
1 5 (18.52%) RANCID
1 5 (18.52%) SmokePing
2 4 (14.81%) HAProxy
2 4 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) Atlassian
2 5 (18.52%) Cisco
2 5 (18.52%) F5
2 5 (18.52%) Juniper
2 5 (18.52%) SolarWinds
2 5 (18.52%) Splunk
2 5 (18.52%) WorldPay
3 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
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