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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 278 275 241
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -34
Permanent jobs citing Sun 40 52 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.43% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 0.76% 0.93% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 32 47 69
Average salary £48,500 £62,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.40% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £40,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £86,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
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
5230 5580 5751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.91% 45.79% 45.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4417 4824 5241
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 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
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 20 October 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 20 October 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 71 (71.72%) Finance
2 59 (59.60%) Oracle
3 53 (53.54%) UNIX
4 48 (48.48%) Windows
5 44 (44.44%) Linux
6 35 (35.35%) Solaris
7 29 (29.29%) SQL
8 27 (27.27%) Java
8 27 (27.27%) SQL Server
9 26 (26.26%) Tomcat
10 24 (24.24%) Perl
11 23 (23.23%) Veritas
12 22 (22.22%) Banking
13 21 (21.21%) Firewall
13 21 (21.21%) Cisco
14 20 (20.20%) VPN
14 20 (20.20%) MS Excel
14 20 (20.20%) VMware
14 20 (20.20%) Degree
15 19 (19.19%) Cisco ASA
15 19 (19.19%) Analytical Skills
15 19 (19.19%) SharePoint
15 19 (19.19%) Apache
15 19 (19.19%) Cisco Certification
16 18 (18.18%) CISSP
16 18 (18.18%) CCSP
16 18 (18.18%) Symantec
16 18 (18.18%) Identity Management
16 18 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
17 17 (17.17%) SQL Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 26 (26.26%) Tomcat
2 19 (19.19%) SharePoint
2 19 (19.19%) Apache
3 17 (17.17%) IIS
4 8 (8.08%) JBoss
5 5 (5.05%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (5.05%) WebLogic
5 5 (5.05%) WebSphere
6 4 (4.04%) GlassFish
7 3 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (3.03%) SAS
8 2 (2.02%) CMS
9 1 (1.01%) Alfresco
9 1 (1.01%) Apache Solr
9 1 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (1.01%) TeamSite
9 1 (1.01%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 20 (20.20%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.09%) MS Office
3 2 (2.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (10.10%) SAP Business One
2 4 (4.04%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
2 4 (4.04%) IntelliMatch
3 3 (3.03%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (3.03%) HiPortfolio
3 3 (3.03%) Kondor+
4 1 (1.01%) Lawson
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.01%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (21.21%) Firewall
2 20 (20.20%) VPN
3 19 (19.19%) Cisco ASA
4 17 (17.17%) DNS
5 13 (13.13%) TCP/IP
6 10 (10.10%) SAN
7 9 (9.09%) DHCP
8 8 (8.08%) Internet
9 6 (6.06%) LDAP
9 6 (6.06%) HTTP
10 4 (4.04%) Intranet
10 4 (4.04%) NAS
11 3 (3.03%) WAN
11 3 (3.03%) LAN
12 2 (2.02%) SNMP
12 2 (2.02%) VLAN
13 1 (1.01%) Cisco IOS
13 1 (1.01%) Network Security
13 1 (1.01%) Multicast
13 1 (1.01%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 17 (17.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (14.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (13.13%) Oracle Reports
5 12 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (12.12%) Oracle Database
6 10 (10.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (8.08%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (7.07%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (7.07%) Oracle Database 12c
8 7 (7.07%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (6.06%) OLTP
10 5 (5.05%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (5.05%) OLAP
10 5 (5.05%) Oracle OLAP
11 4 (4.04%) MySQL
11 4 (4.04%) Relational Database
11 4 (4.04%) RDBMS
12 3 (3.03%) DB2
12 3 (3.03%) Hyperion Smart View
Development Applications
1 5 (5.05%) Subversion
2 4 (4.04%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.01%) Maven
4 1 (1.01%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.01%) Gradle
4 1 (1.01%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.01%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (1.01%) Xcode
4 1 (1.01%) Ant
4 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 71 (71.72%) Finance
2 22 (22.22%) Banking
3 6 (6.06%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.04%) General Ledger
5 3 (3.03%) Retail
6 1 (1.01%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.01%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.01%) Marketing
6 1 (1.01%) Legal
6 1 (1.01%) Games
6 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.01%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (26.26%) Analyst
2 17 (17.17%) Security Analyst
2 17 (17.17%) IT Security Analyst
3 12 (12.12%) Technical Support
4 11 (11.11%) Consultant
5 10 (10.10%) DBA
5 10 (10.10%) Applications Support
5 10 (10.10%) Technical Consultant
5 10 (10.10%) Support Consultant
5 10 (10.10%) Administrator
5 10 (10.10%) Technical Support Consultant
6 8 (8.08%) Senior Support Consultant
6 8 (8.08%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 8 (8.08%) UNIX Engineer
6 8 (8.08%) Senior Technical Support
6 8 (8.08%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 8 (8.08%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (8.08%) Senior Consultant
7 7 (7.07%) Support Analyst
7 7 (7.07%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.09%) XML
2 8 (8.08%) Middleware
3 6 (6.06%) Java EE
4 4 (4.04%) SOAP
4 4 (4.04%) .NET
5 3 (3.03%) HTML
6 2 (2.02%) SailPoint
6 2 (2.02%) YAML
6 2 (2.02%) XSLT
6 2 (2.02%) XML Schema
7 1 (1.01%) CGI
7 1 (1.01%) JAXB
7 1 (1.01%) J2EE
7 1 (1.01%) EJB
7 1 (1.01%) CSS
7 1 (1.01%) Web Services
7 1 (1.01%) JAX-WS
7 1 (1.01%) JMX
7 1 (1.01%) JSF
7 1 (1.01%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.19%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (15.15%) Computer Science
3 14 (14.14%) Management Information System
4 13 (13.13%) Clustering
5 9 (9.09%) Replication
6 7 (7.07%) PKI
7 6 (6.06%) STB
8 5 (5.05%) Economics
9 4 (4.04%) SWIFT
10 3 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (2.02%) Mainframe
11 2 (2.02%) CMDB
12 1 (1.01%) Open Source
12 1 (1.01%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 53 (53.54%) UNIX
2 48 (48.48%) Windows
3 44 (44.44%) Linux
4 35 (35.35%) Solaris
5 10 (10.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (10.10%) AIX
5 10 (10.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (8.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (7.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.01%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.01%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.01%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.18%) Identity Management
1 18 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
2 15 (15.15%) Information Security
3 11 (11.11%) ITIL
3 11 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 10 (10.10%) Change Control
5 9 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 8 (8.08%) Resource Management
6 8 (8.08%) ERP
6 8 (8.08%) Migration
6 8 (8.08%) Information Security Management
6 8 (8.08%) Data Security
6 8 (8.08%) Security Management
7 7 (7.07%) Project Management
7 7 (7.07%) High Availability
8 6 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (5.05%) Data Modelling
10 4 (4.04%) Service Management
10 4 (4.04%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 29 (29.29%) SQL
2 27 (27.27%) Java
3 24 (24.24%) Perl
4 10 (10.10%) PL/SQL
5 6 (6.06%) Shell Script
5 6 (6.06%) C
5 6 (6.06%) Python
6 4 (4.04%) ActionScript 2.0
6 4 (4.04%) ActionScript
7 3 (3.03%) Ruby
7 3 (3.03%) C++
7 3 (3.03%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.03%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.03%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.02%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.02%) Korn
8 2 (2.02%) PHP
9 1 (1.01%) XPath
9 1 (1.01%) VBScript
9 1 (1.01%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (20.20%) Degree
2 19 (19.19%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (18.18%) CCSP
3 18 (18.18%) CISSP
4 10 (10.10%) MCSE
4 10 (10.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (10.10%) MCITP
5 7 (7.07%) MCP
6 1 (1.01%) Sun Certification
6 1 (1.01%) ACCA
6 1 (1.01%) CIMA
6 1 (1.01%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (3.03%) QA
2 3 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (16.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (10.10%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.05%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 4 (4.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (4.04%) NFS
6 3 (3.03%) VMware ESX
6 3 (3.03%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (2.02%) Squid
7 2 (2.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (2.02%) Active Directory
7 2 (2.02%) Terminal Server
7 2 (2.02%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (2.02%) Samba
7 2 (2.02%) FreeRADIUS
7 2 (2.02%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (14.14%) Oracle Identity Management
2 9 (9.09%) NetBackup
3 5 (5.05%) BMC PATROL
3 5 (5.05%) Control-M
4 4 (4.04%) Tivoli
4 4 (4.04%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (4.04%) Puppet
5 3 (3.03%) Data Guard
6 2 (2.02%) OpenSSO
6 2 (2.02%) CFEngine
6 2 (2.02%) OpenView
6 2 (2.02%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.01%) Foglight
7 1 (1.01%) Legato
7 1 (1.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (1.01%) Cacti
7 1 (1.01%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 59 (59.60%) Oracle
2 23 (23.23%) Veritas
3 21 (21.21%) Cisco
4 20 (20.20%) VMware
5 18 (18.18%) Symantec
6 16 (16.16%) IBM
6 16 (16.16%) Microsoft
7 13 (13.13%) HP
8 12 (12.12%) Red Hat
9 11 (11.11%) Infor
9 11 (11.11%) SAP
10 10 (10.10%) Citrix
11 8 (8.08%) EMC
12 6 (6.06%) Sybase
13 5 (5.05%) BMC
13 5 (5.05%) Hitachi
14 4 (4.04%) Brocade
14 4 (4.04%) Brady
14 4 (4.04%) F5
15 3 (3.03%) NCR
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