The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 272 263 270
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs citing Sun 51 59 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.45% 0.50% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 0.96% 1.11% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 39 52 53
Average salary £48,000 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £42,750 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £85,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.10% +14.37%
Sun
London

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

Vendors Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
5287 5329 5881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.26% 44.90% 45.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4366 4662 5337
Average salary £53,000 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 75 (68.18%) Finance
2 60 (54.55%) Oracle
3 58 (52.73%) UNIX
4 55 (50.00%) Windows
5 45 (40.91%) Linux
6 37 (33.64%) Solaris
7 36 (32.73%) SQL
8 35 (31.82%) Tomcat
9 32 (29.09%) SQL Server
10 31 (28.18%) Java
11 29 (26.36%) Perl
12 24 (21.82%) Apache
13 23 (20.91%) MS Excel
13 23 (20.91%) Banking
14 22 (20.00%) Firewall
14 22 (20.00%) Degree
15 21 (19.09%) SharePoint
15 21 (19.09%) Cisco
15 21 (19.09%) Microsoft
15 21 (19.09%) Veritas
16 20 (18.18%) VPN
17 19 (17.27%) IIS
18 18 (16.36%) Cisco Certification
18 18 (16.36%) Cisco ASA
18 18 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
19 17 (15.45%) Kalman Filter
19 17 (15.45%) SQL Server 2012
19 17 (15.45%) CCSP
19 17 (15.45%) CISSP
19 17 (15.45%) Identity Management

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 35 (31.82%) Tomcat
2 24 (21.82%) Apache
3 21 (19.09%) SharePoint
4 19 (17.27%) IIS
5 8 (7.27%) GlassFish
5 8 (7.27%) WebLogic
6 5 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (4.55%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.73%) SAS
8 2 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.82%) CMS
9 1 (0.91%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.91%) TeamSite
9 1 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.91%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.91%) Alfresco
Applications
1 23 (20.91%) MS Excel
2 14 (12.73%) MS Office
3 2 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (10.00%) SAP Business One
2 5 (4.55%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (3.64%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
3 4 (3.64%) IntelliMatch
4 3 (2.73%) HiPortfolio
4 3 (2.73%) Kondor+
5 1 (0.91%) Lawson
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.91%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.91%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (20.00%) Firewall
2 20 (18.18%) VPN
3 18 (16.36%) Cisco ASA
4 16 (14.55%) DNS
5 13 (11.82%) TCP/IP
6 12 (10.91%) Internet
7 10 (9.09%) DHCP
8 9 (8.18%) HTTP
9 7 (6.36%) LDAP
10 6 (5.45%) SAN
11 4 (3.64%) WAN
11 4 (3.64%) LAN
11 4 (3.64%) Intranet
12 3 (2.73%) FTP
12 3 (2.73%) VLAN
13 2 (1.82%) VoIP
13 2 (1.82%) SNMP
14 1 (0.91%) IPv4
14 1 (0.91%) IPv6
14 1 (0.91%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (29.09%) SQL Server
2 17 (15.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (11.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (10.91%) Oracle Database
5 12 (10.91%) Oracle Reports
6 11 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (7.27%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (6.36%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (5.45%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (5.45%) OLTP
9 6 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (4.55%) MySQL
10 5 (4.55%) OLAP
10 5 (4.55%) Oracle OLAP
11 4 (3.64%) Relational Database
11 4 (3.64%) RDBMS
11 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (2.73%) DB2
12 3 (2.73%) Hyperion Smart View
Development Applications
1 5 (4.55%) Subversion
2 4 (3.64%) Eclipse
3 3 (2.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.91%) Ant
5 1 (0.91%) Maven
5 1 (0.91%) Xcode
5 1 (0.91%) Gradle
5 1 (0.91%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.91%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (0.91%) Git (software)
General
1 75 (68.18%) Finance
2 23 (20.91%) Banking
3 6 (5.45%) Investment Banking
4 5 (4.55%) General Ledger
5 3 (2.73%) Front Office
5 3 (2.73%) Retail
5 3 (2.73%) Marketing
6 1 (0.91%) Games
6 1 (0.91%) Legal
6 1 (0.91%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.91%) Back Office
6 1 (0.91%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.91%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (23.64%) Analyst
2 16 (14.55%) IT Security Analyst
2 16 (14.55%) Security Analyst
3 13 (11.82%) Technical Support
4 12 (10.91%) Applications Support
4 12 (10.91%) Consultant
5 11 (10.00%) Technical Support Consultant
5 11 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
5 11 (10.00%) Support Consultant
6 9 (8.18%) Senior Consultant
6 9 (8.18%) DBA
6 9 (8.18%) Senior Support Consultant
6 9 (8.18%) Senior Technical Support
6 9 (8.18%) UNIX Engineer
6 9 (8.18%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 8 (7.27%) Support Analyst
8 7 (6.36%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (6.36%) Administrator
8 7 (6.36%) Team Leader
9 6 (5.45%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.09%) XML
2 8 (7.27%) Java EE
2 8 (7.27%) Middleware
3 6 (5.45%) HTML
4 4 (3.64%) CGI
4 4 (3.64%) SOAP
5 3 (2.73%) .NET
5 3 (2.73%) XSLT
5 3 (2.73%) JSP
5 3 (2.73%) XML Schema
5 3 (2.73%) YAML
6 2 (1.82%) JAX-WS
6 2 (1.82%) SailPoint
6 2 (1.82%) JSF
6 2 (1.82%) JMX
6 2 (1.82%) JAXB
6 2 (1.82%) Web Services
6 2 (1.82%) EJB
7 1 (0.91%) CSS
7 1 (0.91%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (12.73%) Management Information System
3 13 (11.82%) Computer Science
4 12 (10.91%) Clustering
5 9 (8.18%) Replication
5 9 (8.18%) PKI
6 8 (7.27%) STB
7 5 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (3.64%) SWIFT
8 4 (3.64%) Economics
8 4 (3.64%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.82%) CMDB
10 1 (0.91%) Open Source
10 1 (0.91%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.91%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 58 (52.73%) UNIX
2 55 (50.00%) Windows
3 45 (40.91%) Linux
4 37 (33.64%) Solaris
5 12 (10.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (10.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (10.00%) AIX
7 9 (8.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (6.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.91%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.91%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.91%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.91%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (15.45%) Kalman Filter
1 17 (15.45%) Identity Management
2 15 (13.64%) Information Security
3 13 (11.82%) ITIL
3 13 (11.82%) Capacity Planning
4 12 (10.91%) Change Control
5 11 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (10.00%) Load Balancing
6 10 (9.09%) Resource Management
7 9 (8.18%) ERP
8 7 (6.36%) Project Management
8 7 (6.36%) Information Security Management
8 7 (6.36%) Data Security
8 7 (6.36%) Security Management
9 6 (5.45%) Incident Management
9 6 (5.45%) High Availability
9 6 (5.45%) Service Management
9 6 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (4.55%) CRM
10 5 (4.55%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 36 (32.73%) SQL
2 31 (28.18%) Java
3 29 (26.36%) Perl
4 12 (10.91%) PL/SQL
5 8 (7.27%) Python
6 7 (6.36%) C
7 6 (5.45%) Shell Script
8 5 (4.55%) VB
8 5 (4.55%) Ruby
9 4 (3.64%) ActionScript 2.0
9 4 (3.64%) ActionScript
9 4 (3.64%) C++
10 3 (2.73%) JavaScript
10 3 (2.73%) PHP
10 3 (2.73%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.82%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.82%) Korn
11 2 (1.82%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.91%) VBScript
12 1 (0.91%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 22 (20.00%) Degree
2 18 (16.36%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (15.45%) CCSP
3 17 (15.45%) CISSP
4 12 (10.91%) MCITP
4 12 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (10.91%) MCSE
5 7 (6.36%) MCP
6 1 (0.91%) MCSA
6 1 (0.91%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.91%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (3.64%) QA
2 4 (3.64%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (6.36%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (4.55%) NFS
5 4 (3.64%) Squid
5 4 (3.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (2.73%) Active Directory
6 3 (2.73%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (2.73%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (1.82%) XenApp
7 2 (1.82%) FreeRADIUS
7 2 (1.82%) Samba
7 2 (1.82%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (1.82%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 13 (11.82%) Oracle Identity Management
2 7 (6.36%) NetBackup
3 5 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.55%) Puppet
4 4 (3.64%) OpenSSO
4 4 (3.64%) Tivoli
5 3 (2.73%) OpenView
5 3 (2.73%) Control-M
5 3 (2.73%) Data Guard
6 2 (1.82%) CFEngine
6 2 (1.82%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.82%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.91%) Legato
7 1 (0.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.91%) Foglight
7 1 (0.91%) Cacti
7 1 (0.91%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 60 (54.55%) Oracle
2 21 (19.09%) Cisco
2 21 (19.09%) Microsoft
2 21 (19.09%) Veritas
3 17 (15.45%) Symantec
4 16 (14.55%) VMware
5 14 (12.73%) IBM
6 12 (10.91%) Infor
6 12 (10.91%) HP
6 12 (10.91%) JBoss
6 12 (10.91%) SAP
7 11 (10.00%) Citrix
8 9 (8.18%) Red Hat
9 6 (5.45%) Sybase
10 5 (4.55%) Remedy
10 5 (4.55%) Microgen
11 4 (3.64%) Brady
11 4 (3.64%) Brocade
11 4 (3.64%) Dell
11 4 (3.64%) Cognos
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