The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 24 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 Chester 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 40 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Sun 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.39% 1.15% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.96% 2.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Vendors Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
104 113 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 40.47% 43.30% 47.40%
Number of salaries quoted 75 69 84
Average salary £33,852 £36,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.88% +13.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,191 £21,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,750 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sun
Cheshire

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Sun
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Sun Salary Trend in Chester

Sun
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Tandem
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Security

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Security
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) ArcSight
Chester, Cheshire
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