The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 122 109 118
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Permanent jobs citing Sun 14 25 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.58% 1.13% 0.98%
As % of the Vendors category 1.63% 2.76% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1 20 21
Average salary £42,500 £44,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% +1.13%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Sun
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
858 907 1108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 35.32% 41.02% 37.55%
Number of salaries quoted 646 743 925
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Sun
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Sun Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Sun
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -11 14 £42,500 +2.40%
Sun
East of England

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 37 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (94.59%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (91.89%) Solaris
3 34 (91.89%) UNIX
4 33 (89.19%) Java
4 33 (89.19%) SQL
4 33 (89.19%) Tomcat
5 32 (86.49%) OOD
5 32 (86.49%) OO
6 29 (78.38%) QA
7 28 (75.68%) Oracle
8 22 (59.46%) Git (software)
9 21 (56.76%) Wiki
10 14 (37.84%) Finance
10 14 (37.84%) Degree
10 14 (37.84%) Mathematics
10 14 (37.84%) Perl
10 14 (37.84%) Internet
10 14 (37.84%) Mentoring
11 12 (32.43%) Sybase
12 11 (29.73%) Intranet
12 11 (29.73%) CGI
12 11 (29.73%) Software Engineering
12 11 (29.73%) Subversion
13 8 (21.62%) TDD
13 8 (21.62%) Scrum
14 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
14 6 (16.22%) Multithreading
15 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
16 4 (10.81%) VMware

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 33 (89.19%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 14 (37.84%) Internet
2 11 (29.73%) Intranet
3 3 (8.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (59.46%) Git (software)
2 11 (29.73%) Subversion
General
1 14 (37.84%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Analyst
1 15 (40.54%) Support Analyst
1 15 (40.54%) Applications Support
1 15 (40.54%) Senior Analyst
1 15 (40.54%) Applications Support Analyst
1 15 (40.54%) Senior Support Analyst
1 15 (40.54%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
2 5 (13.51%) Senior Support Engineer
2 5 (13.51%) Support Engineer
2 5 (13.51%) Principle Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (2.70%) Java Engineer
4 1 (2.70%) Senior Java Engineer
4 1 (2.70%) Developer
4 1 (2.70%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (2.70%) Administrator
4 1 (2.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (2.70%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (2.70%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (29.73%) CGI
2 1 (2.70%) J2EE
2 1 (2.70%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (56.76%) Wiki
2 14 (37.84%) Mathematics
3 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
4 3 (8.11%) IPTV
5 1 (2.70%) HACMP
5 1 (2.70%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (91.89%) UNIX
2 34 (91.89%) Solaris
3 1 (2.70%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) AIX
3 1 (2.70%) HPUX
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (94.59%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (86.49%) OO
2 32 (86.49%) OOD
3 14 (37.84%) Mentoring
4 11 (29.73%) Software Engineering
5 8 (21.62%) TDD
5 8 (21.62%) Scrum
6 6 (16.22%) Multithreading
7 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
8 3 (8.11%) Test Automation
8 3 (8.11%) DevOps
8 3 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (8.11%) Migration
9 1 (2.70%) UML
9 1 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (89.19%) Java
1 33 (89.19%) SQL
2 14 (37.84%) Perl
3 3 (8.11%) Python
3 3 (8.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (78.38%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (8.11%) KVM
2 1 (2.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.70%) vSphere
2 1 (2.70%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Puppet
1 3 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 28 (75.68%) Oracle
2 12 (32.43%) Sybase
3 4 (10.81%) HP
3 4 (10.81%) Red Hat
3 4 (10.81%) VMware
4 3 (8.11%) Hitachi
4 3 (8.11%) NetApp
5 1 (2.70%) Symantec
5 1 (2.70%) IBM
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft