The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 29 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 City of London 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 270 266 239
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -27
Permanent jobs citing Sun 61 60 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.49% 0.50% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 1.06% 1.12% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 46 51 69
Average salary £48,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.52% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £45,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £77,500 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +12.50%
Vendors Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
5762 5352 6003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.66% 44.81% 46.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4857 4683 5447
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sun
London

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Sun
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Sun Salary Trend in the City of London

Sun
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sun across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Sun Salary Histogram in the City of London

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 83 (67.48%) Finance
2 67 (54.47%) Oracle
3 65 (52.85%) UNIX
4 54 (43.90%) Windows
5 47 (38.21%) Linux
6 46 (37.40%) SQL
7 42 (34.15%) Solaris
8 41 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 39 (31.71%) Tomcat
10 30 (24.39%) Java
10 30 (24.39%) Perl
11 27 (21.95%) Degree
12 25 (20.33%) Firewall
12 25 (20.33%) Banking
12 25 (20.33%) Microsoft
13 22 (17.89%) VPN
13 22 (17.89%) Cisco
13 22 (17.89%) MS Excel
14 21 (17.07%) VMware
15 20 (16.26%) VMware Infrastructure
15 20 (16.26%) SQL Server 2012
16 19 (15.45%) SharePoint
16 19 (15.45%) IIS
16 19 (15.45%) Citrix
16 19 (15.45%) Veritas
16 19 (15.45%) DNS
17 18 (14.63%) Cisco Certification
17 18 (14.63%) MS Office
17 18 (14.63%) SAP
17 18 (14.63%) Apache

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 (31.71%) Tomcat
2 19 (15.45%) SharePoint
2 19 (15.45%) IIS
3 18 (14.63%) Apache
4 11 (8.94%) GlassFish
5 6 (4.88%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.63%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.63%) CMS
6 2 (1.63%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.63%) Alfresco
6 2 (1.63%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.81%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (17.89%) MS Excel
2 18 (14.63%) MS Office
3 4 (3.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (11.38%) SAP Business One
2 9 (7.32%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (1.63%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
3 2 (1.63%) HiPortfolio
3 2 (1.63%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.63%) Kondor+
3 2 (1.63%) IntelliMatch
4 1 (0.81%) Lawson
4 1 (0.81%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.81%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (20.33%) Firewall
2 22 (17.89%) VPN
3 19 (15.45%) DNS
4 14 (11.38%) DHCP
5 13 (10.57%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (8.13%) LAN
6 10 (8.13%) WAN
7 9 (7.32%) Internet
7 9 (7.32%) VLAN
8 8 (6.50%) SAN
8 8 (6.50%) TCP/IP
9 7 (5.69%) LDAP
10 6 (4.88%) HTTP
11 5 (4.07%) VoIP
11 5 (4.07%) BGP
11 5 (4.07%) IPsec
11 5 (4.07%) HSRP
12 4 (3.25%) Intranet
13 3 (2.44%) SSL
14 2 (1.63%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 20 (16.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (13.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (12.20%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (9.76%) Oracle Database
6 11 (8.94%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (6.50%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (5.69%) BODI
8 7 (5.69%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (4.88%) OLTP
9 6 (4.88%) RDBMS
9 6 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (4.88%) MySQL
9 6 (4.88%) Relational Database
9 6 (4.88%) Oracle Database 12c
10 5 (4.07%) Oracle OLAP
10 5 (4.07%) OLAP
11 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.88%) Subversion
2 4 (3.25%) Eclipse
2 4 (3.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (2.44%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.63%) Gradle
4 2 (1.63%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.63%) Apache Ivy
4 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.63%) Xcode
4 2 (1.63%) Ant
4 2 (1.63%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.63%) Maven
General
1 83 (67.48%) Finance
2 25 (20.33%) Banking
3 9 (7.32%) Front Office
4 7 (5.69%) General Ledger
5 6 (4.88%) Investment Banking
6 5 (4.07%) Marketing
7 2 (1.63%) Retail
7 2 (1.63%) Back Office
7 2 (1.63%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.81%) Legal
8 1 (0.81%) Games
8 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.81%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.81%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (21.14%) Analyst
2 19 (15.45%) Applications Support
3 16 (13.01%) Technical Support
3 16 (13.01%) Consultant
4 14 (11.38%) Technical Consultant
4 14 (11.38%) Support Consultant
4 14 (11.38%) Technical Support Consultant
5 12 (9.76%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 12 (9.76%) Senior Support Consultant
5 12 (9.76%) Senior Technical Support
5 12 (9.76%) IT Security Analyst
5 12 (9.76%) Security Analyst
5 12 (9.76%) Senior Consultant
6 9 (7.32%) DBA
7 8 (6.50%) Architect
7 8 (6.50%) Team Leader
8 7 (5.69%) UNIX Engineer
8 7 (5.69%) Support Analyst
9 6 (4.88%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 5 (4.07%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.01%) XML
2 10 (8.13%) XSLT
3 8 (6.50%) XML Schema
4 7 (5.69%) HTML
4 7 (5.69%) Java EE
5 6 (4.88%) Web Services
5 6 (4.88%) JAX-WS
5 6 (4.88%) JSF
5 6 (4.88%) JAXB
5 6 (4.88%) Middleware
5 6 (4.88%) JMX
5 6 (4.88%) EJB
6 4 (3.25%) CGI
6 4 (3.25%) YAML
7 3 (2.44%) CSS
7 3 (2.44%) JSP
8 2 (1.63%) SOAP
8 2 (1.63%) LAMP
8 2 (1.63%) Ajax
8 2 (1.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.01%) Management Information System
2 14 (11.38%) Computer Science
3 11 (8.94%) Replication
3 11 (8.94%) STB
4 10 (8.13%) Clustering
5 7 (5.69%) Mainframe
5 7 (5.69%) PKI
6 6 (4.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (4.07%) Hedge funds
8 4 (3.25%) Economics
9 3 (2.44%) Fixed Income
9 3 (2.44%) Derivative
10 2 (1.63%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 2 (1.63%) CMDB
10 2 (1.63%) Open Source
10 2 (1.63%) SWIFT
11 1 (0.81%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 65 (52.85%) UNIX
2 54 (43.90%) Windows
3 47 (38.21%) Linux
4 42 (34.15%) Solaris
5 15 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (10.57%) AIX
6 13 (10.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (5.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.63%) Android
8 2 (1.63%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.63%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (1.63%) HPUX
8 2 (1.63%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.81%) SUSE
9 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (13.01%) Load Balancing
2 15 (12.20%) Information Security
3 14 (11.38%) Capacity Planning
4 13 (10.57%) Identity Management
4 13 (10.57%) ITIL
5 12 (9.76%) ERP
6 11 (8.94%) Change Control
7 10 (8.13%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (7.32%) ETL
8 9 (7.32%) Project Management
8 9 (7.32%) Service Management
9 8 (6.50%) Document Management
9 8 (6.50%) High Availability
9 8 (6.50%) Resource Management
10 7 (5.69%) Incident Management
10 7 (5.69%) Investment Management
10 7 (5.69%) Risk Management
10 7 (5.69%) Migration
10 7 (5.69%) ITSM
10 7 (5.69%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 46 (37.40%) SQL
2 30 (24.39%) Perl
2 30 (24.39%) Java
3 14 (11.38%) PL/SQL
4 12 (9.76%) Python
5 9 (7.32%) Shell Script
6 8 (6.50%) C++
7 7 (5.69%) C
8 6 (4.88%) Ruby
9 5 (4.07%) VB
10 4 (3.25%) JavaScript
10 4 (3.25%) PHP
11 2 (1.63%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.63%) VBScript
11 2 (1.63%) ActionScript
11 2 (1.63%) XQuery
11 2 (1.63%) XPath
11 2 (1.63%) ActionScript 2.0
11 2 (1.63%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.81%) R
Qualifications
1 27 (21.95%) Degree
2 18 (14.63%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (13.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (13.01%) MCSE
3 16 (13.01%) MCITP
4 13 (10.57%) CISSP
4 13 (10.57%) CCSP
5 5 (4.07%) CCNP
5 5 (4.07%) MCP
5 5 (4.07%) CCSA
6 3 (2.44%) CCNA
7 2 (1.63%) Sun Certification
7 2 (1.63%) HNC
7 2 (1.63%) HND
7 2 (1.63%) MCSA
7 2 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.63%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (4.88%) SLA
3 3 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 20 (16.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (11.38%) Hyper-V
3 7 (5.69%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (4.88%) NFS
5 4 (3.25%) Active Directory
5 4 (3.25%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 4 (3.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (3.25%) Squid
6 3 (2.44%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (1.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (1.63%) Samba
7 2 (1.63%) Terminal Server
7 2 (1.63%) XenApp
7 2 (1.63%) XenServer
8 1 (0.81%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (8.13%) Oracle Identity Management
2 7 (5.69%) OpenSSO
3 6 (4.88%) Tivoli
3 6 (4.88%) NetBackup
4 5 (4.07%) Puppet
4 5 (4.07%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (3.25%) Control-M
5 4 (3.25%) OpenView
6 3 (2.44%) Data Guard
7 2 (1.63%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (1.63%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.81%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.81%) Foglight
8 1 (0.81%) Legato
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.81%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 67 (54.47%) Oracle
2 25 (20.33%) Microsoft
3 22 (17.89%) Cisco
4 21 (17.07%) VMware
5 19 (15.45%) Veritas
5 19 (15.45%) Citrix
6 18 (14.63%) SAP
7 16 (13.01%) HP
8 15 (12.20%) Infor
9 14 (11.38%) Symantec
10 13 (10.57%) JBoss
10 13 (10.57%) IBM
11 11 (8.94%) Red Hat
12 9 (7.32%) Microgen
13 8 (6.50%) Cognos
14 7 (5.69%) Business Objects
14 7 (5.69%) Informatica
15 6 (4.88%) Sybase
16 5 (4.07%) EMC
16 5 (4.07%) CheckPoint
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