The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Cambridgeshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 111 147 146
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -1
Permanent jobs citing Sun 37 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.46% 0.14% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 3.57% 0.34% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 26 2 8
Average salary £50,000 £47,750 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.71% +9.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,550 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £49,950 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.11%
Vendors Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1035 1187 1176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 40.89% 42.61% 37.94%
Number of salaries quoted 822 1024 1058
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sun
East of England

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Sun Salary Histogram 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Cambridge +37 37 £50,000 -0.99% 5
Sun
East of England

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 59 (90.77%) UNIX
2 55 (84.62%) SQL
3 52 (80.00%) Linux
4 50 (76.92%) Java
4 50 (76.92%) Solaris
5 48 (73.85%) Perl
6 46 (70.77%) Oracle
7 39 (60.00%) Tomcat
8 35 (53.85%) Degree
9 33 (50.77%) Sybase
9 33 (50.77%) Finance
10 31 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
11 28 (43.08%) Internet
12 25 (38.46%) OO
12 25 (38.46%) OOD
13 23 (35.38%) J2EE
14 22 (33.85%) CGI
15 19 (29.23%) Mathematics
16 18 (27.69%) Scrum
16 18 (27.69%) TDD
17 17 (26.15%) QA
18 16 (24.62%) Subversion
19 15 (23.08%) WebLogic
19 15 (23.08%) Git (software)
20 13 (20.00%) Computer Science
20 13 (20.00%) Software Engineering
21 12 (18.46%) Disaster Recovery
22 11 (16.92%) Windows
22 11 (16.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 11 (16.92%) Performance Management

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 39 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 15 (23.08%) WebLogic
3 10 (15.38%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 28 (43.08%) Internet
2 8 (12.31%) Firewall
2 8 (12.31%) SAN
2 8 (12.31%) VPN
3 7 (10.77%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 5 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (7.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (24.62%) Subversion
2 15 (23.08%) Git (software)
General
1 33 (50.77%) Finance
2 7 (10.77%) Advertising
3 4 (6.15%) Marketing
4 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (40.00%) Developer
2 21 (32.31%) Java Developer
3 12 (18.46%) Applications Support
4 11 (16.92%) Senior Developer
5 10 (15.38%) Applications Specialist
5 10 (15.38%) Support Specialist
5 10 (15.38%) Applications Support Specialist
6 6 (9.23%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Software Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Principal Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Development Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Capacity Planning Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (4.62%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Senior Support Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Java Programmer
9 3 (4.62%) Principle Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (35.38%) J2EE
2 22 (33.85%) CGI
3 8 (12.31%) Java EE
4 3 (4.62%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (29.23%) Mathematics
2 13 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (12.31%) Firmware
4 5 (7.69%) Informatics
4 5 (7.69%) Biology
5 4 (6.15%) Clustering
6 2 (3.08%) Wiki
7 1 (1.54%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 59 (90.77%) UNIX
2 52 (80.00%) Linux
3 50 (76.92%) Solaris
4 11 (16.92%) Windows
4 11 (16.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (9.23%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (38.46%) OO
2 25 (38.46%) OOD
3 18 (27.69%) Scrum
3 18 (27.69%) TDD
4 13 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 12 (18.46%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (16.92%) Performance Management
6 11 (16.92%) Test Automation
7 10 (15.38%) Unit Testing
8 8 (12.31%) Migration
8 8 (12.31%) Refactoring
8 8 (12.31%) Network Management
9 6 (9.23%) Multithreading
10 5 (7.69%) Bioinformatics
11 4 (6.15%) Test Strategy
11 4 (6.15%) Load Balancing
11 4 (6.15%) Performance Testing
11 4 (6.15%) Capacity Planning
12 3 (4.62%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 55 (84.62%) SQL
2 50 (76.92%) Java
3 48 (73.85%) Perl
4 10 (15.38%) PL/SQL
5 8 (12.31%) Python
5 8 (12.31%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 35 (53.85%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (26.15%) QA
2 2 (3.08%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (12.31%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (12.31%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (12.31%) Puppet
1 8 (12.31%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 46 (70.77%) Oracle
2 33 (50.77%) Sybase
3 8 (12.31%) VMware
3 8 (12.31%) Hitachi
3 8 (12.31%) NetApp
3 8 (12.31%) Red Hat
3 8 (12.31%) HP
4 4 (6.15%) Atlassian
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: to £55k DOE
Posted: 30+ days ago