The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Chippenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 35 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Sun 3 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 2.10% 4.55% -
As % of the Vendors category 3.80% 8.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 0
Average salary £37,500 £43,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.79% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Sun
Wiltshire

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

Vendors Category
Chippenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
79 94 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 55.24% 53.41% 42.25%
Number of salaries quoted 78 90 29
Average salary £34,000 £37,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% +17.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

Sun
Salary Trend in Chippenham

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

Sun Salary Trend in Chippenham

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Chippenham 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 14 (100.00%) UNIX
1 14 (100.00%) Solaris
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 14 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (92.86%) SCSA
2 13 (92.86%) Sun Certification
3 12 (85.71%) HP
3 12 (85.71%) Shell Script
3 12 (85.71%) Symantec
3 12 (85.71%) SUSE
4 11 (78.57%) RHCA
5 8 (57.14%) VMware
5 8 (57.14%) NetBackup
5 8 (57.14%) HPUX
6 7 (50.00%) ITIL
6 7 (50.00%) PRINCE2
6 7 (50.00%) SAN
6 7 (50.00%) Project Management
6 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
8 3 (21.43%) Oracle
9 2 (14.29%) RHCSA
9 2 (14.29%) High Availability
9 2 (14.29%) Firmware
9 2 (14.29%) QA
9 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
10 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
10 1 (7.14%) Twitter

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Chippenham 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) UNIX Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) UNIX
1 14 (100.00%) Solaris
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 12 (85.71%) SUSE
3 8 (57.14%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
1 7 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 7 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) Sun Certification
1 13 (92.86%) SCSA
2 11 (78.57%) RHCA
3 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) RHCSA
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 12 (85.71%) Symantec
2 12 (85.71%) HP
3 8 (57.14%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle
5 1 (7.14%) Twitter